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This Simple Trick Can Help You Fall Asleep in 60 Seconds or Less

You can finally quit counting sheep—for good!

8 Math Lessons You’ll Actually End Up Using in Real Life

You're probably using math way more than you think.

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11 Subtle Ways Your House Can Predict Your Personality

Your shower, your closet, and your pantry say a lot more about you than you realized.

24 Things Happy People Never Forget to Do

Happiness isn't just a trait you're born with, it's a choice. These simple habits of happy people are guaranteed to...

Here’s How Improvising Can Make You a More Creative Person

It sounds illogical, but you can learn to improvise better in daily life. All it takes is practice.

10 Little Compliments You Should Be Giving Every Day

Spread a little happiness with these nice things to say to friends, colleagues, and even total strangers.

Can You Pass This Controversial Second-Grade Test? (It’s Harder Than You Think!)

More importantly, do you think a second grader could pass it?

10 Signs You’re Smarter Than You Realize

Do you doubt yourself? Are you content with being alone? What about this one: Are you a chocolate lover? All...

Busted! 10 Disgusting Habits We All Do in Secret

These strangely satisfying habits may be socially unacceptable, but that doesn't stop them from being widely practiced.

8 Vintage Home Trends That’ll Take You Way Back

Take a stroll down memory lane with these vintage magazine ads.

17 Memory Tricks for the Most Commonly Misspelled Words

Use these memory tips and tricks to help you conquer those hard-to-spell words!

13 Times Fortune Cookies Literally Changed People’s Lives

That fortune can be surprisingly accurate—or incredibly beneficial: Check out these amazing stories of fortune-cookie inspired luck.

The Convincing Reason You Should Hold Your Pee—Sometimes

Have a full bladder? Before you jet to the bathroom, find out what holding it says about your smarts.

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This Is Where You Can Find the Original McDonald’s Fried Apple Pie

The mere memory of a fried apple pie is enough to make nostalgic fans drool, but the dessert has been...

56 Secrets Life Coaches Won’t Tell You for Free

There is no one secret to life but there sure are a bunch of smaller secrets that can help you...

If You Prefer to Be Alone, You Could Be a Genius

Love canceled plans and prefer to stay in? You're probably pretty smart.

11 of the Most Inspiring Quotes from the Dalai Lama

We rounded up some of our favorite Dalai Lama quotes that can teach every reader something new.

Why We Should All Listen to People with Different Views

Hearing "the other side" is surprisingly good for your brain.

9 Foods That Calm Anxiety (and 3 That Make It Worse)

Scientists are just beginning to recognize the connection between food and our brain. Eat these nutrients for a wave of...

10 Ways Your Home Is Causing You Anxiety

Don't underestimate the power of your home and its decor on your mental wellness. Find out if your home is...

Knowing Your Purpose in Life Can Help You Live Longer

Start each year by writing down your response to the question “What is the meaning of life?” Your ever-changing answers...

23 Top Psychology Tricks to Spend Less While Shopping

These science-backed secrets reveal why and how you spend to help you become a more mindful shopper.

If You Have This One Crazy Sleep Habit, You Could Be a Genius

Spoiler alert: It's probably a good thing if you don't.

Reading in This Font Could Improve Your Memory

Here’s a science-backed—and totally simple—way to remember more of what you read

This Common Medication Could Help Treat Dementia

The discovery that depression meds slow the build up of plaques could point the way to effective treatments down the...

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10 Incredible Benefits of Owning a Pet

As if you needed another reason to love your furry friend, your pet could give you these health-boosting benefits.