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A scientific study claims that your age affects how you see this famous optical illusion — what do you see?

"My Wife and My Mother-in-Law" is one of the most well-known optical illusions in the world.<p>It hinges on facial perception: You can either see a young woman turning away or the profile of an older woman staring solemnly towards the left side of the drawing. However, you can only see one at a …

Scientific Research

How To Eat Your Way Through the Las Vegas Strip in 24 Hours

As the Entertainment Capital of the World, Las Vegas welcomed 42.2 million visitors in 2017. Countless options can satisfy any hunger no matter what time of day, but it would take weeks of nonstop eating just to scratch the surface of what’s available. To make things less daunting, the 24-hour …

Las Vegas

7 Critical Public Speaking Tips (Source: The 'World Champion of Public Speaking,' Who Beat 30,000 People for the Title)

There's a teacher in Houston who started going to Toastmasters events a few years ago.<p>Her name is Ramona J. Smith, and it turns out she has a knack for public speaking.<p>So much so that she beat out 30,000 other public speakers in a competition to be named "World Champion of Public Speaking," at the …

Public Speaking

This Mexican Cheesy Ground Beef and Rice Casserole Is Magic — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Food & Dining

The Perfect Grilled Cheese

The classic and simple grilled cheese sandwich can be reimagined multiple ways just by changing up the bread and cheese.<p>2 ounces sliced melting …

Cooking

If You're In A Relationship, You Need To See This Guide On Farting While Sharing A Bed

A couple that farts together stays together.

Grilled Baby Back Ribs with Asian Plum Marinade

Preparation<p>Make the marinade<p>Measure the jam, hoisin sauce, oil, rice vinegar, soy sauce, oyster sauce, sriracha sauce, scallions, ginger, garlic, and …

BBQ

Herbed Greek Roasted Potatoes with Feta Cheese Recipe

"These potatoes have a nice Mediterranean flair to them, with the lemon, garlic, and herbs. These are so delicious out of the oven topped with plenty …

Recipes

The 6 Best Ways Leaders Can Inspire Their Teams (Infographic)

Being an inspirational leader takes empathy, centeredness and clarity.<p>One of the most effective traits of a leader is their ability to inspire and motivate a team. As a leader, you have to lead by example and the tone you set will resonate with the rest of your employees.<p>So what’s the best way to …

Leadership

10 Labor Day sales on great gadgets you'll use all year

While Labor Day usually means the end of the summer (and fun), it also kickstarts something even better: SALE SEASON. Now that you're lounging around …

MacBook Pro

3 Tricks to Get People to Actually Listen to Your Presentations

Make sure your audience doesn't tune out what you have to say.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Few things conjure up a feeling of dread quite like the anticipation of a lengthy PowerPoint presentation. Professionals spend an average of 40 percent of their workday in …

Public Speaking

Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala

2 lb.<p>boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into 1" cubes<p>1/3 c.<p>plain Greek yogurt<p>1/2 tsp.<p>ground coriander (optional)<p>Kosher salt<p>Freshly ground black …

Recipes

This 10-Minute Creamy Garlic Shrimp Is a Dinner Winner — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Heavenly Chicken Lasagna

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Melt butter in a skillet over medium-high heat. Add onion, and sauté 5 minutes or until tender. Stir in soup and next 5 …

Recipes

Chinese tech companies are growing more powerful, and banks are turning to them for help

In another sign of the growing clout of Chinese technology giants, many local banks are looking to the firms for help rather than build their own …

Financial Services

NYC’s 13 Most Anticipated Openings of Fall 2018

Fall restaurant opening season is upon New York, one of the most active periods of ambitious debuts that the city will see all year. This fall, some of the long-anticipated restaurants whose openings have been delayed may finally see the light of day — including fried chicken from meat expert Billy …

East Village

3 Psychological Tricks That Help New Bosses Earn Respect Faster

Show your employees that you can do the job.<p><b>It takes time for a new boss to earn respect.</b>• <b><br>Expert-backed strategies for speeding up the process include asking for feedback, focusing on strengths, and learning what makes someone excel in your organization.</b>• <b><br>Remember: You won't gain your team'</b><b>s respect</b> …

University of California

The most affordable Michelin-starred restaurants around the world revealed

Michelin-starred restaurants have long been reserved for the few with a large price to pay for exclusive fine dining. But according to travel booking platform Traveloka, treating yourself to a world-famous meal needn't cost an entire month's wages.<p>The website scoured the globe for the 50 most …

Hong Kong

7 Hand Gestures to Get People to Listen to You (Infographic)

When public speaking, stop focusing so much on your voice and pay attention to your hands.<p>How you present yourself says a lot about you, and much of that comes down to what you do with your hands. That’s especially true when speaking in front of an audience.<p>According to a recent study, speakers …

Public Speaking

How This Will End

Sooner or later, tyrants are always abandoned by their followers.<p>Michael Gerson, one of the most eloquent and principled critics of Donald Trump, insists that we are at June 1973, the moment when John Dean’s testimony broke the dam that a year later swept Richard Nixon off into disgrace. Others …

Donald Trump

Honey Ricotta Mousse

• 9 ounces sheep's milk ricotta (or cow's milk), drained<br>• 1/2 cup whipping cream, well chilled<br>• 5 tablespoons honey, divided<br>• 1/4 cup chopped walnuts<br>• zest of 1/2 lemon<p>Using an electric hand mixer, whip cream in a medium bowl until it forms firm peaks, about 3 minutes.<br>• In a separate bowl whip together …

Recipes

I ate at the most beautiful McDonald's in the world, with crystal chandeliers, stained glass windows, and outrageously delicious pastries

You've probably eaten a Big Mac or McNuggets at dozens of McDonald's restaurants throughout your life, but have you ever stopped to think which of the chain's 36,899 locations is the most beautiful?<p>Many travelers believe the most beautiful McDonald's in the world is in Porto, an age-old coastal …

McDonald's

8 Remarkable Travel Destinations Where Your Dollar Goes Far

It’s a touchy subject, discussing how affordable a country is relative to one’s own. Usually, the implications are that the “less expensive” …

Travel

Italy's Most Stunning Road Trips That Everyone Should Take

Italy is a nation built for driving. From its meandering country roads to its fast-paced city streets, tourists heading to this European nation would …

Amalfi Coast

7 tips to subtly snoop on the competition

When launching a business, it’s essential to learn as much as you can about your competitors.<p>How can you create a comprehensive, cohesive business …

Pro tips for introverted executives

I am an introvert. I am naturally very shy, I appreciate alone time and I often get nervous in unknown social settings. I am also the CEO at …

Savory Tater Tot Casserole Recipe

"Such an easy recipe, but so tasty! Moist inside and crispy on top! A complete meal in one pan."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds lean ground beef<p>1/2 onion, …

Gartner Identifies Five Emerging Technology Trends That Will Blur the Lines Between Human and Machine

<b>Five Emerging Technology Trends</b><p><b>Democratized AI</b><p>AI technologies will be virtually everywhere over the next 10 years. While these technologies enable …

Emerging Technology

How A.I. is exploding the financial services market: World Economic Forum | SPECIAL REPORT

<i>As the World Economic Forum publishes the most extensive and in-depth report yet on artificial intelligence’s transformation of the financial</i> …

How to travel to Singapore 'Crazy Rich Asians' style for cheap

If you've seen the new movie "Crazy Rich Asians," which follows an Asian-American woman who discovers that her boyfriend hails from one of the …