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Top mind blowing movies you never saw - a list by sasharaskin

Top mind blowing movies you never saw - a list by sasharaskin

Seven Speaking Tips That Beat “Pretend Your Audience Is Naked" Aggh. Everyone showed up clothed! Once upon a time, I suffered from glossophobia. This affliction touches billions. I conquered it by discovering what makes people smile, nod, and listen carefully, because nothing calms you down faster than an interested audience. This is what I've learned. Children plea for them at night, and adults crave them, too. They want to be respected. This principle also underlies another rule of effective speaking: Dress like your audience, but just a little bit better." {*style:<i>Don't try to impress them. </i>*} If you truly want to help your listeners--by informing or motivating them, or improving their lives--they will care and listen. This recalls a favorite tip: We mistrust people who won't look us in the eyes--even if our eyes are among over 200 sets in a room. If you look each person in the eye for a few seconds, you make each person feel important--a feeling that every person craves. For this reason, minimize visual aids. . .

Introducción: 2.5 SISTEMA INGLÉS DE UNIDADES Entender la importancia que aún tiene el sistema inglés en la vida diaria El sistema inglés de unidades o sistema imperial, es aún usado ampliamente en los Estados Unidos de América y, cada vez en menor medida, en algunos países con tradición británica. Debido a la intensa relación comercial que tiene nuestro país con los EUA, existen aún en México muchos productos fabricados con especificaciones en este sistema. Ejemplos de ello son los productos de madera, tornillería, cables conductores y perfiles metálicos. Algunos instrumentos como los medidores de presión para neumáticos automotrices y otros tipos de manómetros frecuentemente emplean escalas en el sistema inglés. El Sistema Inglés de unidades son las unidades no-métricas que se utilizan actualmente en los Estados Unidos y en muchos territorios de habla inglesa (como en el Reino Unido ), pero existen discrepancias entre los sistemas de Estados Unidos e Inglaterra. 1 milla = 1,609 m 1 yarda = 0.915 m 1 pie = 0.305 m 1 pulgada = 0.0254 m

Owl Pebbles - I have two new little friends in my window ; ) According to scientists, This is the most relaxing tune ever recorded. This eight minute song is a beautiful combination of arranged harmonies, rhythms and bass lines and thus helps to slow the heart rate, reduce blood pressure and lower levels of the stress. The song features guitar, piano and electronic samples of natural soundscapes. A study was conducted on 40 women, who were connected to sensors and had been given challenging puzzles to complete against the clock in order to induce a level of stress. According to Lyz Cooper, founder of the British Academy of Sound Therapy, the song has been created using various scientific theories and make use of musical principles that are known to have individually calming effects. Moreover, sound therapies have been used for thousands of years to help people relax and improve health and well-being. According to Dr David Lewis-Hodgson, from Mindlab International, which conducted the research, this song induced the greatest relaxation, higher than any other music tested till date. 1.

How You Can Help Earth Cope with 7 Billion Related Tag: The World at 7 Billion Related Video: The World at 7 Billion: Sustaining our Future Photo credit: SimplyCVR The population of our planet reached the 7 billion mark at the end of October according to the U.N.’s calculations. Since the evolutionary goal of each species is to increase its numbers, we might claim that humans have triumphed. We are already on an unsustainable trajectory of deforestation, water pollution and scarcity, depletion of soils, and species loss, and yet we must find even more food, water, and energy to provide for our continually increasing numbers, 97 percent of whom live in developing countries. Today, half the global population lives on $2 a day or less, and the gap between rich and poor is growing. To focus only on the urgent global picture, however, makes the situation feel overwhelming and may prevent us from taking action. School girls in the Central Africa Republic What you can do about POVERTY if you have: 5-10 minutes 1 hour 1 afternoon 1 day 1 week

World's Most Beautiful Trees Photography - One Big Photo The Portland Japanese Garden is a traditional Japanese garden occupying 5.5 acres (22,000 m²), located within Washington Park in the west hills of Portland, Oregon, USA. Photo by: unknown Huge 750 years old sequoia tree, California. Photo by: Michael Nichols Kiss under a cherry blossom tree. Yellow autumn in Central Park, New York. Natural tree tunnel, California. This is not a painting, dead trees park, Namibia. Amazing angel oak tree, Charleston. Black roots on red leaves. Most beautiful wisteria tree in the world. Sagano bamboo forest, Kyoto, Japan. Jacaranda trees in bloom, South Africa. Beautiful cherry blossom road.

Build Your Own Bathtub Shelf! {Yes, Really} | Snippets of Design Posted on April 18, 2012 by amber in Crafts, Home Improvement, Tutorials, Uncategorized. For years I have been admiring bathtub shelves.Have you seen them?They fit across your bathtub & hold things like books, magazines, candles, food, drinks, yep, pretty much anything you want. Oregon Coast Home by Jessica Helgerson Interior Design Jessica Helgerson Interior Design furnished this house on a beautiful stretch of the Oregon Coast for a large family that will be spending lots of time there. Visit Jessica Helgerson Interior Design Published 1 year ago by Mat Watts in Interior. You might also like Comments

Turn Any Yard of Fabric into a Chic Beach Wrap Now that you’ve picked out your perfect grill, it’s time to get yourself to the beach! When we saw this wrap in the latest Victoria’s Secret catalog we knew we had to make it, and we knew we could make it rock. Head to a fabric store or grab a scarf you never wear, and get ready to wrap it up. Materials: – 1 yard of fabric – lace trim, ribbon, shoelaces – sharp fabric scissors – sewing machine or needle and thread First, gather your materials! We employed two different methods for creating our beach dress. Cut a strip off one end of your fabric. Next, fold over the top two corners of your piece of fabric. Now it’s time to string the strip through! Sew the loop ends together and cut off any excess fabric. Repeat with the other side, and you’re done! And here’s how you put it on. Cutie patootie from any angle! We used the same method with this peacock print, but shortened the width of the fabric to create more coverage up top. ;) For our second method, we complemented fabric with lace trim.

How to bake artisan bread in a barbecue We don’t have an oven in our tiny house. I complained about it for years and researched RV ovens that never seemed like they would work very well. Finally, I just decided to try baking in our barbecue. In the interest of full disclosure, I don’t have much experience baking bread in a regular oven, so this is what I know best. soaking the oats yeast on warm water yeast dissolving I got the recipe for this bread from The Il Fornaio Baking Book. This dough has a healthy dose of whole wheat flour with enough white flour to give it pretty good rising power. whole wheat flour flours and salt Wet ingredients include water, dissolved yeast, olive oil, and a little honey. adding olive oil all ingredients mixed I knead my dough by hand. flour on the table ready to knead I had some help with this endeavor. Charlotte, the girl Each rise takes about an hour for the dough to double. before the first rise after the first rise after the second rise ready to form the loaves two loaves after forming the loaves rolled oats

10 Very Cheap Holidays: Paradise for Pennies Cheap doesn’t have to mean nasty, and in these challenging times budget options are more sought-after than ever. Holidays are no exception, and we are here to show you that you can have an amazing holiday on a shoestring budget! Some options are more obvious, while others will take you beyond the usual holiday ideas and perhaps beyond your comfort zone! Taking a very cheap holiday can require some stretching of the mind as well as the budget, but the reward is a unique and exciting break that you will never forget. Here are ten ways to have a big holiday on a little budget… Workaway Workaway is an organisation which allows travellers to find property owners abroad who are willing to provide food and lodging in exchange for a few hours help. WWOOFing WWOOF is a network of organisations which aim to provide ‘World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms’ for travellers wishing to find cheap board and lodging while experiencing various types of organic farming. Housesitting Couch Surfing House Swap

How to find true friends (and love) in 45 minutes David Rowan Editor of Wired magazine This article was featured in Times Magazine, 5 November. Can you make someone become intimately close to you -- even fall in love with you -- in less than an hour? Dr Aron -- known to friends as Art -- runs the Interpersonal Relationships Lab at Stony Brook University on the north shore of Long Island, east of New York City, and he has love on his mind. Back in 1997, Aron and colleagues published a paper in the Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin on "The Experimental Generation of Interpersonal Closeness". They arranged volunteers in pairs, and gave them a list of 36 questions that, one by one, they were both asked to answer openly over an hour "in a kind of sharing game". But would the "fast friends" experiment also work with more worldly senior executives and entrepreneurs? "Take part in a psychological experiment, and make friends fast," I scribbled on the whiteboard where session hosts competed for delegates' attention.

Envelope Book A Basic Envelope Book Materials Needed: To create a basic envelope book you will need: 4 envelopes all the same size2 pieces of plain cardstock cut to the same size as the envelopesPatterned scrapbook papers to cover the cardA piece of cardstock as wide as the envelopes and 12" longA length of ribbon Cover the plain cardstock with the patterned scrapbook paper, snipping the corners to get a neater finish. Fold the long piece of cardstock accordion style. Lay the ribbon across the centre of both covers, tape down to stabilize if necessary and glue the spine in place. Cover the inside front cover with patterned scrapbook paper and an envelope to the back cover. It's up to you whether to cut the flaps off or leave them on -- either way looks good.