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10 Apps That Will Help You Discover Your Next Favorite Band

Sharing tunes with your buddies will forever be fun—but these days, it looks a little difference. Not only has the growth of online culture …

12 Must-Read Books For Fall

From the true story of a woman's 15 months in captivity to Oprah's Super Soulful Book of the Month, these reads will amaze you.<p><b>Enon by Paul Harding</b><p>Paul Harding’s novel <i>Tinkers</i> won the Pulitzer Prize; its stunning successor, <i>Enon</i> (Random House), only raises the bar. In this strangely beguiling story, …

The Irish Monster

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Eight Rustic—But Luxurious—Beach Escapes (Photos)

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The most beautiful places on Earth – in pictures

As Lonely Planet turns 40 this year, the publisher has picked the most magnificent sights across the globe to be included in a new book entitled Beautiful World, which contains more than 200 images and aims to inspire readers to see the world as they have never seen it before

Our Big Beautiful Planet: Breathtaking Views of ‘Earth From Space’ (Photos)

A new book collects satellite images of places around the earth, giving a breathtaking look at the extraordinary planet on which we live our ordinary …

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

One-Pan Singapore Noodles Recipe

One-Pan Singapore Noodles<p>What you’ll need to make 4 to 6 servings:-<p>4 eggs<br>• Salt & pepper to taste<br>• Cooking oil<br>• 1 onion<br>• 3 cloves of garlic<br>• 1 inched thick …

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The Paradoxical Traits Of Resilient People

Resilient people develop a mental capacity that allows them to adapt with ease during adversity. Like bamboo, they bend but rarely break. How resilient are you?<p>Journalist Hara Estroff Marano once wrote in a <i>Psychology Today</i> article “The Art of Resilience”:<p>“Resilience may be an art, the ultimate art …

100 Best Debut Albums of All Time

From the Beatles to Nas and beyond<p>Def Jam 1986<p>A statement so powerful, so fully-realized, that the Beastie Boys spent the rest of their careers …

Leonid meteor shower will peak this weekend

The peak viewing time should be about 5 a.m. EST on Sunday.<p>Skywatchers, rejoice! The Leonid meteor shower, an annual mid-November treat, will be coming to a sky near you this weekend.<p>The peak of the shower will be visible both Saturday and Sunday nights, according to <i>EarthSky</i> magazine. …

The 5 Best New Songs We Heard This Week: Joanna Gruesome, David Lynch

It’s Friday, which means the weekend is nearly here, and much rejoicing will be done all round. It also means it’s time to survey the best new music …

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Your Zodiac Sign, Your Health

Many doctors used to take astrology seriously—and season of birth has been linked to increased risk for a number of serious diseases. Can modern medicine actually learn from stars and seasonality?<p>Your birthday is an inescapable mark, one of a small number of qualities in life you can never change, …

Top 10 irreplaceable nature reserves on Earth - in pictures

The most irreplaceable nature reserves on Earth have been identified by an international team of scientists, based on the large numbers of threatened animals and birds they harbour. They range from a misty mountain refuge for nature in Colombia, to the rainforests of Madagascar, the elephant-rich …

The 10 Greatest Books Ever, According to 125 Top Authors (Download Them for Free)

Earlier this month, we highlighted The 10 Greatest Films of All Time According to 846 Film Critics. Featuring films by Hitchcock, Kubrick, Welles and …

21 Newer Bands You Should Definitely Check Out If You're Desperately Missing '90s And '00s Emo

There's so much more out there, but here's a good emo revival starter kit for you!

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San Francisco Turns Into Gotham To Make A 5-Year-Old's Dream Come True And It's The Most Heartwarming Thing You'll See All Year

Last week, we wrote about the Make-A-Wish foundation giving 5-year-old Miles, who is battling Leukemia, the chance to fight crime as his favorite superhero. Friday, Nov. 15, San Francisco was transformed into Batman's hometown of Gotham where Miles has been taking down some of the Bat's biggest …

A 3 Minute Video That Describes Who We Truly Are

I'm in!<p>What is the self? It’s a question that by its nature sounds like it would be quite simple to answer, but given the varying degree of …

Most Of Us Can’t Go An Entire Day Without Doing This

I'm in!<p>There is something that we do virtually everyday, most likely multiple times a day, that is not only unhealthy to our self but also to the …

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mbg collective<p>mindbodygreen's mentors share their wealth of knowledge and expertise and help guide you along your personal wellness …

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