Building%20Resilience%20 %20Using%20Positive%20Psychology%20to%20get%20through%20tough%20times. 8 Signs You're Dating A Man-Child. 5 Perfect Movie/Ice Cream Combos for when You're Sick at Home. Today’s been a mishmash of goods and bads, to say the least.
Bads: I got my wisdom teeth out and I can’t eat solid food for a few days. Chernobyl's Trees Won't Decay, Increasing the Risk of Nuclear Forest Fire. As if the Ukraine didn’t have enough to worry about these days with Russia invading Crimea, recent scientific research points to the very real threat of a nuclear forest fire.
Great heavy metal band name aside, the forests around Chernobyl—the nuclear power plant that exploded 28 years ago—are not decaying properly and should it all catch fire, radioactive material would spread beyond Chernobyl’s Zone of Alienation, the off-limits 1000 square-miles around the decommissioned facility located 68 miles north of Kiev. This Zone of Alienation has given environmental scientists much to study, with insects choosing to not live there and the birds that do live there developing abnormalities like deformed beaks, odd tail feather lengths, and smaller brains. You Just Got Out of Prison. Now What? Two men were sitting in a parked car, waiting to pick someone up.
The New World Order Will Fail Because of You! By Matthew J.
Anderson *** NB: Intense/passionate blog post (contains some swearing) *** Emotional Awareness I have found myself having feelings of anger and frustration recently. 'Rituals' Photo Series Honors The Missed Intimacy of Beauty Routines. Ever pry your eye open with one hand, sweep mascara on with the other, and wonder if other girls look the same in the morning?
Photographer Noorann Matties reveals everything you have ever wondered about foreign beauty routines. Rituals - a photo series featured in Inconnu Mag's Fog issue- captures various young women in their daily prepping and priming. Breathtaking photos of Elizabeth Taylor’s 1976 trip to Iran. In 1976, Iran Air organized a Persian vacation for none other than Elizabeth Taylor.
The trip was shot by Iranian-American photographer Firooz Zahedi—friend to Taylor and cousin of her then-boyfriend Ardeshir Zahedi, the Iranian Ambassador to the US. This was three years before the (US-facilitated) Iranian Revolution and the installment of a theocratic constitution, so these photos were taken during the ultra-cosmopolitan years of pre-revolutionary Iranian chicness.
Nonetheless, Taylor looks gorgeous in both modern and ancient settings, including Persepolis, Shiraz and Isfahan. End Yoga Porn: Focus on Real People & Stop the Selfies. Image: Mirror.Co.Uk Just as pornography is not an accurate representation of sex in a loving relationship, yoga porn bears little resemblance to real yoga.
Yoga porn is pictures and videos of skinny white women in bikinis practicing "advanced" yoga poses on a beach or mountain top. Sure these images may look beautiful and may inspire some, so what's the problem? "The problem with yoga porn is that it doesn't represent yoga. Just as a porn star giving oral sex doesn't represent love. " 13 Ways You May Be Accidentally Making Yourself Unhappy. Eye-popping Bad Brains and Ramones’ cartoons that will rock your world. 30 Strikingly Beautiful Gender Non-Conforming/Gender Non-Binary Selfies. Twentysomething Men Now Have a Disorder Called ‘Pussy Affluenza’ This Art Project Will Teach You Cliterally Everything You Need to Know About the Clitoris. 13 Stunning Photos Reveal What Happens When Gender Nonconforming Kids Have Their Own Space. For some, summer camp is a refuge from the rigors of daily life and school.
For the estimated 1 in 500 significantly gender nonconforming or transgender children, escaping the trappings of everyday life and societal judgment can be life-changing. That's why the families of gender nonconforming youth joined forces nine years ago to create a summer camp-like experience where their loved ones could feel free to explore their authentic selves. Photographer Lindsay Morris, who first attended eight years ago with a loved one, documented this exploration over the course of several years. The result is a beautiful photo series titled "You Are You. " Because the camp is organized and facilitated by the family members of gender nonconforming youth, all attendees are expected to pull their weight, Morris told Mic. Dogs And Primates May Be Able To Perceive Magnetic Fields. The ability to naturally perceive Earth’s magnetic field is something humans don’t have.
Some animals, on the other hand, do: birds, some bats, turtles, ants, and even sharks are able to detect it. The molecule sometimes responsible for this ability has now been found in the eyes of a whole host of additional mammals, perhaps hinting that more creatures can sense the magnetic field than previously thought. Study Finds That The More Beautiful Your Home Is, The Less Likely You Are To Be Religious. A study of the religious affiliations of Americans by county has concluded that the more naturally beautiful their home is, the less likely they are to be part of a mainstream religion.
What is not clear is which way causality runs – are non-believers more inspired by the beauties of nature, and therefore inclined to move there, or does daily experience of the natural world dampen one's ardor to pray? In the journal Sociology of Religion, Todd Ferguson and Jeffrey Tamburello of Baylor University compared data from surveys of religious adherence by county with assessments of natural beauty and optimum climate. While our tastes in temperature vary, the authors used Department of Agriculture data on average preferences for summer and winter weather, humidity and even topography to identify naturally favored counties.
Are You A Feminist?" Celebrities' Answers from BUST Magazine's 22-Year Archive May Surprise You. These days, it's become pretty popular for interviewers to ask celebrities (especially young women) if they identify as feminists. Mags from Rolling Stone (asking Kim K.) to Maxim (Taylor Swift in, of all things, their Hot 100 interview) to Cosmo (!!) (Sarah Jessica Parker) to TIME (Shailene Woodley) are getting in on the action. It's great to see so many publications finally raising the subject of feminism with their interview subjects. Here at BUST, however, we've been asking that question of almost every celebrity we've interviewed, since day one. Three Years on Rikers Without Trial. In the early hours of Saturday, May 15, 2010, ten days before his seventeenth birthday, Kalief Browder and a friend were returning home from a party in the Belmont section of the Bronx.
They walked along Arthur Avenue, the main street of Little Italy, past bakeries and cafés with their metal shutters pulled down for the night. As they passed East 186th Street, Browder saw a police car driving toward them. More squad cars arrived, and soon Browder and his friend found themselves squinting in the glare of a police spotlight. An officer said that a man had just reported that they had robbed him. DIY Bracelet Tutorials. Healthy News and Information. Here at REALfarmacy.com, we are always looking for new ways to reduce, reuse, and recycle. Reducing the amount of trash that you make, does not make you part of some media designated collective, it simply makes you smart. According to estimates from the EPA, each person in the US produces on average, 4.5 pounds of trash per day. Simple math tells us that 4.5lbs X 300 million people makes a whopping 1.35 BILLION POUNDS OF TRASH A DAY! Repurposed household items into decor beauty for the abode.
Repurposing items for new decor can turn long forgotten pieces into decorating dream furnishings. 50 Great Examples of Data Visualization. Feminist Art Base. I Am Not A Manic Pixie Dream Girl. I am not a Manic Pixie Dream Girl. I could play along if I really wanted to. How do you turn hate into something beautiful? This shock-metal rocker has some ideas. Metal band Gwar is not usually associated with thoughtful social commentary. Costa Rica Plans To Shut Down Its Zoos And Free All Animals In Captivity. Tinder and Hookup-Culture Promotion. It’s a balmy night in Manhattan’s financial district, and at a sports bar called Stout, everyone is Tindering. The tables are filled with young women and men who’ve been chasing money and deals on Wall Street all day, and now they’re out looking for hookups.
Everyone is drinking, peering into their screens and swiping on the faces of strangers they may have sex with later that evening. Or not. “Ew, this guy has Dad bod,” a young woman says of a potential match, swiping left. The Tinder-Is-Satan Arms Race Heats Up Further. Real Women Want You to Know How to Give Them an Orgasm. Editorial: We can, and must, change the culture of Rochester's streets. Elephant journal: Yoga, Sustainability, Politics, Spirituality.