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Pluto's Crescent, A Loose Blimp, And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

14 places to see in Scotland before you die

SCOTTISH POET RABBIE BURNS wrote: ‘The best-laid plans o’ mice an’ men gang aft a-gley’. This is certainly true for even the most well planned trips …

Left Brain and Right Brain Exercises

The human brain is a complex organ, capable of power beyond compare. There are two sides of the brain. The left brain is the logical side. When the …

Why Do Some Runs Feel So Freaking Hard?

Even if your sights aren’t set on running a marathon, we’ve all had those days when you slow to a walk during a three-mile jog—even though you easily …

Startup Insider: The Story Behind Stock Trading App Robinhood and Its One Million-Person Waitlist

Startup Insider is a series of articles with the goal of helping aspiring founders and entrepreneurs understand the ins and outs of starting a startup. You can sign up to stay up to date with this series here. If you have any interesting stories, you can email us here.<p>---<p>When the 2008 financial …

Startups

This 5-Minute Sequence Will Work Out Your Entire Body

Fitting in your work out + making it to happy hour = winning at life.<p>Some days, it really is impossible to make it to the gym. Fortunately, spending 30 minutes on the elliptical isn't the only activity that works you out.<p>In the video above, Udaya yoga instructor Caley Alyssa demonstrates a full …

Workouts

10 Sure Ways To Be Miserable

Everyone writes about how to be happy and successful. There aren’t many guidelines on how to ruin your life, though. It is not a secret that it is …

This is what “comfort food” is probably doing to your brain

The old cliché of the sad woman eating her feelings might be all wrong. It may not be her feelings causing her to eat. It might be that the eating is what’s causing her feelings.<p>In a new study published in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, researchers found that eating foods with a higher …

Nutrition

17 Things That Happen When You Have An Anxious Mind But A Laid Back Personality

By Brianna Wiest,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1NnB4JU<p>There’s really no such thing as having an “anxious mind.” There is only having your anxiety …

How to Make Protein Shakes for Weight Loss

Need a healthy meal in a hurry? Forget Burger King and Chipotle. Protein shakes may be the fastest food of all.<p>There’s little to no prep work, no …

Nutrition

10 foods everyone should eat in London

We teamed up with UK Illustrator Edward McGowan to put together a list of the top British foods worth trying on your next UK holiday.<p>Check it out below.

Food

These 13 daily habits will seriously improve your life — and they each only take 5 minutes

In the Quora thread "What are some good 'mini habits' to practice each day?" readers shared the simple habits you should follow every day to become a happier, healthier, or more productive person. The best part is, each one only takes about five minutes to complete.<p>Here are some of our …

Mental Disorders

Best Vegetables for Muscle and Strength

When it comes to building muscle and strength, getting enough protein is as fundamental as advertised. But if you’re chronically bypassing the …

The man who sleeps in Hitler’s bed

• Subscribe via Apple Podcasts<br>• Download MP3<br>• Podcast feed URL<p>Written by Alex Preston , read by Beth Chalmer and produced by Simon Barnard<p>First published on Mon 6 Jul 2015 06.44 EDT<p>Share on Facebook<br>• Share on Twitter<br>• Share via Email<p>Topics<p>Second world war<br>• The Guardian's Audio Long Reads<p>Adolf Hitler<br>• Collecting

Remembrance Day

78 years ago, a journalist studied 500 rich men and boiled down their success into 13 steps

At the peak of Andrew Carnegie's career, he crossed paths with an impressive journalist named Napoleon Hill, who he trusted to document — and share with the world — the strategies that turned him into one of the wealthiest and most successful businessmen of all time.<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that …

Self-improvement

What life is like in the Norwegian city where the sun doesn't rise or set 4 months out of year

Then the days get progressively longer until the Midnight Sun period, from May to July, when it never sets. After the midnight sun, the days get shorter and shorter again until the Polar Night, and the yearly cycle repeats.<p>So, perhaps understandably, many people had a hard time relating when I told …

New Jersey

Top Salary Negotiation Tactics of the 1 Percent

CEOs are making more than ever, and if they don't settle for less, neither should you. Here's how to make sure you'll be paid what you're worth.<p>A top CEO could be making 300 times your salary, and it's not because she's a more productive employee; it's all thanks to her skills at the negotiating …

Greece debt crisis: Alexis Tsipras faces Athens backlash over concessions

Syriza leader faces dissent from within ruling coalition following compromises involving pension and VAT changes<p>The Greek government was under intense domestic political pressure on Tuesday night over concessions offered to creditors as eurozone finance ministers prepared to discuss a deal to stave …

6 Ways That Your Personality Type Affects Your Sleep

Are you an early bird? Perfectionist? Extrovert? Your "personality type" may explain a lot about how you interact with the world when you're awake, but it may also give a bit of insight into your sleep habits.<p>While character traits are hardly a significant or deciding factor when it comes to our …

9 Behaviors That Make You Eat More

Getty Images (4)<p>Getty Images (5); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images; Tara Johnson for TIME<p>Getty Images (1); Gif by Mia Tramz for TIME<p>Getty Images …

What’s the Most Muscle You Can Gain?

The fitness and supplement industries have promised improbable results for as long as they’ve existed. Here’s the truth about the limits of human muscle growth<p>I saw my first bodybuilding show in the early 1980s. It was an amateur contest in St. Louis, my hometown. The range of physiques on display …

I ate 40 teaspoons of sugar a day. This is what happened

For three years, Damon Gameau cut out sugar from his diet - then, for a documentary, he reintroduced the white stuff. The results were shocking<p>In the warm Australian summer of 2008, I was pretending to enjoy life as an early 30s single male. My love of self had certainly been applied well to …

A man who used to be the 'Kremlin's banker' is changing the story behind Putin's rise

Members reportedly included then president Boris Yeltsin's daughter, her husband, oligarch Boris Berezovsky, and a man who later become known as the "Kremlin's banker" — Sergei Pugachev.<p>And by the end of Yeltsin's second term, as his health started to deteriorate, the group went out in search of a …

Russia