It’s finals week, and you’re probably feeling a little like this:
Your professor says the exam is cumulative, and you’re just like,
You can’t find any of your notes from the semester.
Probably because you stopped taking any in class, thanks to Facebook and Pinterest.
But you try to start studying anyways. You get to the library, but there’s nowhere to sit and you’re like,
After 20 minutes of searching, you finally find a seat.
But when you accidentally make a lot of noise the girl across your table is like,
But then her phone rings, and everyone’s like,
And you’re like...
As much as we want to believe that we’re going to be the best of friends with our roommates and get along with each other all the time, the truth of the matter is we may not. When you live with other people, it’s natural for some tension to develop. Whether the cause is your roommate’s tendency to press snooze on her alarm half a dozen times before actually waking up or your habit of borrowing her clothes without asking permission, roomie fights are inevitable between even the closest of roommates. The question is: how do you resolve matters without wanting to strangle each other?
That one last cookie or bag of chips might seem inevitable when you're stressed out. However, recent studies showing that emotional overeating was common in up to half of the United States population and that individuals made aware of their habits were more likely to rethink their nutritional decisions, led Microsoft to develop the ‘smart bra,’ a contraption designed to prevent stress related binge eating.
The bra is fitted with sensors that monitor bio-signals of stress, such as respiration and heart rate, measured with EKG (electrocardiogram) sensors. Once stress levels are detected,...
Though the real joy of the holidays comes from giving rather than receiving, we’d be lying if we said we didn’t look forward to opening those gifts left for us under the Christmas tree every year. Sweaters and gift cards are always a hit, but here are a few gifts we really wouldn’t mind getting from Santa this Christmas.
1. A daily morning coffee delivery from our own personal Starbucks barista.
2. An instant hangover cure.
3. A pair of jeans that fits perfectly even when we’re bloated.
4. An extra five hours of sleep every night.
5. A day in the week dedicated solely to catching...