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15 Secret Signs You’re Actually Really Insecure

You know the person who never stops boasting about the size of their bank account, the depth of their partner's...

13 Signs You’re Dealing with a Psychopath

The word psychopath might evoke the image of a serial killer or fictionalized villain, but knowing these psychopathic signs can...

17 Things You Can Do That Make Other People Instantly Like You

Want to be more likable? Buy yourself a gift and skip the Tylenol.

8 Red Flags You’re in a Codependent Relationship

When you first start a relationship, a little codependency can feel natural. But if you've been together and you still...

The 7 Different Types of Stress—and How to Ease Them

Stress can simmer over time, hit you like a sudden jolt, or blast you out of the blue every so...

10 Habits of People Who Never Get Stressed

You know that saying, "You want something done, give it to a busy person"? There's truth to it. So what...

The Surprising Reason the Best Ideas Come to You in the Shower

New research explains why a shower may just be the perfect storm of relaxation and inspiration.

9 Conditions That Look Like Autism—but Aren’t

While the symptoms may seem similar, these conditions aren't actually autism. Here's how experts tell the difference.

7 Pieces of Life Advice Geniuses Tell Their Kids

These brilliant men and women have revolutionized science, medicine, and our understanding of the cosmos. But what do they tell...

12 Signs You Need to Break up with Your Therapist

Yes, talk therapy can be a lifesaver. But sometimes you need to dump a therapist and find a new one...

American Farmers Die by Suicide at Nearly Twice the Rate of the General Population—Here’s How ...

Mike Rosmann devotes his life to helping struggling farmers live theirs.

12 Subtle Signs of Child Abuse That Are Easy to Miss

Look beyond just physical bruises. Changed behavior, aggressive role play, lack of boundaries... these are all red flags.

7 Things Creative Geniuses Have in Common

For many of history's most celebrated creative geniuses, a routine was more than a luxury—it was essential to their work....

12 Things You Should Never Lie About

You might think that lying is a gracious way to address a situation or avoid awkward discussions. In reality, lies...

I Stopped Being a People Pleaser—and It’s Drastically Changed My Life

Time is the most precious thing that we have—so why do we give it away so easily? Here's what learning...

This Is How You Can Teach Your Brain New Tricks

Exercising these four talents is a good 
reminder that, even on a bad day, 
your built-in computer is actually really...

10 Fascinating Facts You Never Knew About Ambidextrous People

A tiny fraction of the population can use both hands with equal skill. Here's the biology behind this cool ability,...

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11 of the Most Famous Riddles in History

From the Bible to Shakespeare to Harry Potter, these riddles were dreamed up by some of history's most celebrated writers—and...

25 Expert Answers to Life’s Toughest Questions

Professionals chime in on everything from "can love last forever?" to "where do traffic jams come from?"

12 Tricks Con Artists Use to Win Your Trust

Getting conned could be as simple as a stranger knowing your name. Be careful.

13 Sneaky Things in Your Home That Trigger Anxiety

Anxiety triggers aren't always easy to identify—if fact, they could be the ordinary things in your home that you would...

This Is Why People Are So Afraid of the Number 13

There are a few reasons this number gets such a bad rap.

What Your Birth Order Really Reveals About You

Birth order has a great influence on child development, specifically because parents tend to raise each sibling differently—which can be...

16 Explanations You Don’t Owe Anyone — Really

The choices we make define us, so we deserve to be confident in those decisions—No justification necessary. These are the...

The Difference Between a Psychopath and a Sociopath

They have more in common than you think.

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Can You Pass the Nearly Impossible Test Air Traffic Controllers Used to Take?

This simple-sounding numbers game is way harder than it looks.