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Professor Uses Tech To Predict Fashion Trends

In The Devil Wears Prada, Meryl Streep played the role of cold-hearted editor-in-chief Miranda Priestly who made a thought-provoking claim about how the trends tend to arise within the fashion industry when there are similarities amongst the…
By Stephanie Chon

7 Things Your Partner Might Not Say If They're Taking You For Granted

Although it shouldn't always be expected, it's nice to be recognized by your partner for the things you do for them. In a healthy and balanced partnership, both you and your partner should feel like you're getting just as much as you give. If not,…
By Kristine Fellizar

The Best Way To Deal With Breadcrumbing

You may have heard of the latest dating trend called breadcrumbing aka when you're seeing someone, have gone on a few dates with someone, or have been texting with someone you met online who gives you just enough attention to keep you in the picture…
By Kristine Fellizar

Inflatable Sleep Hoodies Are A Gift To Humankind

Until this moment, you may have thought that the hoodie — that hardworking mainstay of closets everywhere, packing a triple punch of warmth, storage, and coziness — represented the pinnacle of sartorial achievement — if not human achievement, full…
By Lara Rutherford-Morrison

7 Ways To Have The Fun One-Night Stand You Deserve

Having a one-night stand should be a lot of fun. I mean, the point of it is literally just to have fun. "A one-night stand is like a vacation," Zoë Kors, a sex and intimacy coach, tells Bustle. "It can be very therapeutic to be intimate with someone…
By Lea Rose Emery

7 Seemingly Innocent Habits That Build Emotional Barriers In Your Relationship

In order to have a deep connection with your partner, it's important to allow yourself to open up and be vulnerable. But if you feel like there's an emotional blockage in your relationship, pay close attention to your behavior. Because even if…
By Kristine Fellizar

7 Reasons To Have A Random Hookup This Weekend

Having a one-night stand can be a great experience — or a not-so-great one. "If you want to have a one-night stand, make sure you are doing it for the right reasons," Dr. Megan Stubbs, a sex and relationship expert, tells Bustle. "That this is…
By Lea Rose Emery

A Lesbian Couple Unofficially Married In China

With the recent legalization of same-sex marriage in the United States (yay!), it's easy to get caught up in celebrating and forget that the LGBT community still has a long way to go. Luckily, we have Teresa Xu and Li TingTing, the lesbian activist…
By Claire Warner

How To Have The Best One-Night Stand

Maybe you've had several one-night stands and they've all been flops. Or maybe you're just curious about what having sex with a stranger really feels like. Whatever the reason may be, you've come to the right place. "A one-night stand is like a…
By Wendy Lu

A Study Found The Reason Why You Never Get Along With Some Of Your Roommates

If you've ever had a roommate, you know living with another person isn't always a walk in the park. There's the merging of belongings, sharing (but respecting) small spaces, and learning how to compromise so you can successfully blend your lives…
By Megan Grant

One Way Your Relationship Is Bad For Your Health

Being in a good, healthy relationship can positively affect your individual health in so many ways. Numerous studies have discovered the various health benefits being in a committed partnership can provide, such as major boosts to your physical,…
By Kristine Fellizar

7 Signs You Never Built A Solid Foundation For Your Relationship & How To Fix It

There are a lot of different factors that go into whether or not your relationship lasts. For instance, compatible values or right timing can mean a lot. But according to experts, one of the best ways to ensure that you and your partner will make…
By Kristine Fellizar

Chinese Women Are Being Censored By The Government For Saying "Me Too"

The #MeToo movement, in which women have bravely come forward to tell their stories of sexual abuse and harassment, has dominated conversation in the United States and much of Europe in recent months. The movement has been slower to catch on in…
By Sarah Friedmann

The 5 Most WTF Arrests of 2014, So Far

All over the world, people are finding themselves in Kafka-esque scenarios. Whether you're tweeting the wrong thing in Kuwait, a Christian convert in Iran, or a gay man in Nigeria, you're simply not safe from wrongful arrests in many countries.…
By Nuzha Nuseibeh

China's McDonalds Accidentally Did Something Gross

Are you done with lunch yet? Great, because this nugget of news might spoil your appetite. A Shanghai television station reported Monday that KFC, McDonald's, and Pizza Hut in China may have bought expired beef and chicken. The Shanghai-based meat…
By Abby Johnston

USA Beach Volleyball Should Recruit This Cat

Today in cute Olympic news, you have to see this cat watching Team USA women's beach volleyball on TV. During their second preliminary match against China's Wang Fan and Yue Yuan, powerhouse duo Kerri Walsh Jennings and April Ross dominated the…
By Kelly Tunney

15 Things To Say To Relatives Who Ask You Why You're Single Over The Holidays

You go home for Thanksgiving, Christmas, a family member’s birthday party, or what have you, and everyone’s having a great time catching up with you. Mid-everyone laughing, maybe your aunt or uncle blurts out, “So why are you still single?!”…
By Natalia Lusinski

Welcome to the Future! We Have 3D Printed Vertebra

In this modern, high tech world of ours, there are a lot of remarkable things being 3D printed: book covers, earbud attachments, doggie wheelchairs, Barbie armor, 3D bedtime stories, and now, amazingly, even medical implants. Doctors in China have…
By Emma Cueto

12 Women to Watch in The Sochi Olympics

By Adrienne Vogt

You Can Rent A Harry Potter-Themed Home & It's A Muggle Dream Come True

If you're a Harry Potter fan planning an overseas vacation this year, make sure you check out Canongate Luxury Apartment. This Harry Potter-themed rental in J.K. Rowling's hometown of Edinburgh, Scotland features decor based on your favorite Potter…
By Kristian Wilson

'Criminal' Builds On Real Memory Research

Have you ever wished that science could create a Ryan Reynolds just for you? That's very loosely the plot of the actor's upcoming thriller Criminal, which hits theaters on Apr. 15. It's not a spoiler to tell you that Reynolds' character CIA Agent…
By Sage Young

Paul Ryan Will Hold The Gavel At The RNC

Even though it no longer seems this year's Republican National Convention will be a contested race to the nomination, that doesn't mean it's going to be boring. There are still plenty of crazy and exciting things that can happen at a political…
By Cate Carrejo

Netflix’s Reboot Of A Beloved Taiwanese Series Is All About The Romance

Netflix has been steadily expanding its internationally produced content, and Meteor Garden was added to the ranks earlier this year. The show is a remake of a 2001 teen drama of the same name that was popular mostly in Asia, and it's about to wrap…
By Taylor Maple

17 Recipes Every College Grad Should Know

You learned a lot in college, obviously, but there are some things that just didn't get mentioned during your psych seminar — like these recipes every college grad should know. Now that you're no longer limited to your dorm kitchen, the…
By Food52

Sephora Is Being Sued For Racial Discrimination

Most of us makeup lovers know that there are two retailers out there who dominate the beauty scene -- who stock everything from Benefit Cosmetics to D&G to Urban Decay: Macy's and Sephora. (Sorry, ULTA. Maybe next time.) If you're like me, however,…
By Marie Southard Ospina

Student Carries Friend With Disability To School

Xie Xu, an 18-year-old high school student in China, has gone above and beyond the call of friendship for his fellow student, 19-year-old Zhang Chi: For the last three years, the student has carried his disabled classmate to and from school and…
By Lara Rutherford-Morrison

8 Best Man Readings From Books

For the couple to-be that loves books, the best man has a unique opportunity to bring a literary element to what might — despite all best intentions — become a raging debauche of a reception. It's the best man's duty to kick off the toasts with a…
By JoAnna Novak

18 Dishes Every Adult Should Know How To Make

Making the switch from college to the real world doesn't have to be tough — at least when it comes to finding your meals. You may no longer have the conveniences of a 24-hour dining hall to keep you fueled, but not to worry! Food52 has rounded up…
By Food52

'Feminism For The Real World' Grabs Major YA Names

Put together all the most glorious phrases — young adult, feminist anthology, book blogger — in the universe and you have one of the most exciting upcoming project. Book blogger Kelly Jensen's YA anthology Feminism for the Real World is already one…
By Caitlin White

Sooo, Eyelash Mites Are Real & This Woman Found Out The Hard Way

If you're pretty lax about washing your bedding, let this story of a woman who had over 100 mites living in her eyelashes due to what doctors reportedly believe was a pillowcase she hadn't washed for years be the lesson that whips you into shape. As…
By Kaitlyn Wylde

7 Health Benefits Of All This Freezing Weather

By Jenny Hollander

9 Surprising Mistakes Causing You To Sleep Worse, According To Chinese Medicine

Having trouble falling asleep is something that I've struggled off and of with for years. I can go through periods where I think my insomnia is gone, only to find it creep back in again. And it can be a distressing, frustrating experience. And while…
By Lea Rose Emery

How To Make Your Sneakers Not Smell

Smelly sneakers are not fun for anyone, least of all, you. If your sneakers have been a little whiffy recently, you'll want to know how to make your sneakers not smell. Presumably, the only place you want a cheesy smell to emulate from is your plate…
By Phoebe Waller

PSA: Don't Go Shopping When Hungry

If you find yourself coming home from the mall with at least three more bags of clothes than you were planning on buying, it might not actually be because you have the self-restraint of a six-year-old on Christmas morning. According to a recent…
By Claire Warner

Too Much Sleep Is Bad For You Too, Apparently

In the worst iteration of the Goldilocks dilemma in recent memory, a new study from the University of Cambridge suggests that there is such a thing as too much sleep, and it may lead to some nasty consequences. According to the latest research,…
By Lulu Chang

Now You Can Get Red Lobster's Cheddar Bay Biscuits Delivered Straight To Your Door

Calling all Cheddar Bay Biscuit fans: Soon, you’ll be able to get your favorite treat delivered right to your door. Red Lobster delivery via DoorDash is coming this summer — meaning you’ll be able to place an order at your local Red Lobster through…
By Lucia Peters

Questions Paris Couture Fashion Week Left Us With

Some experiences are so incredibly rich with cultural significance that enjoying them even occasionally seems decadent. Case in point, Paris Couture Fashion Week comes but twice a year, making the whirlwind experience all the more compelling. More…
By Tyler Atwood

The Coolest Halloween Traditions Around The World

Regardless of whether you're a kid or an adult, it's pretty much an undeniable fact that Halloween is hands-down the best holiday ever. Sure, in more recent years, I may have traded in my pink Power Ranger costume for cat ears, trick-or-treating for…
By Marisa Ross

China Detains International Women's Day Activists

In a move that seems cunningly designed to enrage feminists everywhere, China detained 10 female activists in the lead up to International Women’s Day — for planning a demonstration against sexual harassment, no less. Five women were released after…
By Kirsten O'Regan

9 Books To Read If You Love 'The Night Of'

Sunday marks the series finale of the nail-biting, totally obsessive The Night Of on HBO. The eight-episode miniseries is ending far too quickly (that can't just be me) and I could easily spend another few years in the New York City populated by the…
By Caitlin White

Affordable Ways To Make Your Living Space Cozier

Home shouldn't just be the place you sleep at night — ideally it's a place where you can unwind from a long day and where you can look forward to spending time. And that's why if you're like me, you spend a lot of time looking for affordable ways to…
By Toria Sheffield

9 Tricks To Help You Cool Down This Summer

I absolutely hate being sweaty and hot. So, I'm willing to try out any sort of weird hack that promises to cool me down — and I can tell you from experience that certain cooling tricks work better than others... especially in the midst of this crazy…
By Kat Kuehl

After Breast Cancer, Trying A Different Cure

It was two years to the day since I'd been told I had breast cancer. I stood just outside the mouth of the World Trade Center PATH station with a view of what felt like the entire island of Manhattan. I looped my thumbs into the straps of my…
By Emily Helck