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How to nip antisocial personality disorder in the bud

Malcolm Gladwell calls it the “law of the few”: a small number of people can make a huge impact on the world. The law of the few certainly springs to mind when we look at the effect on society of those individuals who meet the criteria for antisocial personality disorder (ASPD). They number about …

7 Hard Truths About Life That People Don't Like to Admit

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>While people generally like to think they're in touch with reality, the truth is that many of us shield ourselves from certain unpleasant facts to make us happier and more productive.<p>Users on Quora recently discussed the question: "What is an …

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Tesla Motors preps for its $35k Model 3 with a new battery factory in Nevada

Tesla Motors is going to need to expand production to hit its goal of selling a $35,000 electric vehicle by 2017, and as rumored, today it's announcing plans for a new plant in Nevada that will help it get there. Several states were in the running to host the "Gigafactory" (and its 6,500~ jobs) but …

The government’s giant marijuana deception

<b>(AP/Ted S. Warren)</b><p>America’s marijuana policies continue to be hopelessly divorced from science rather than driven by it<p>Paul Armentano<p>September 1, 2014 5:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>In her latest blog post, US National Institute on Drug Abuse director Nora Volkow claims …

Scientists catch Schrödinger's cat with quantum physics

Schrodinger's cat, the good ole thought experiment that's been twisting (non-Quantum physicist) brains for decades. Scientists might have just caught it. Or not. Typical. What you see above is a combined image where a stencil was bombarded with cosmic rays photons, but the photons that generated …

The man who grew eyes | Mo Costandi

Photograph: RIKEN CDB<p>Mouse embryonic stem cells organise themselves into layered cerebral cortical tissue when grown in 3D culture. Image: Yoshiki Sasai/ RIKEN …

Power to the workers: How grocery chain employees saved beloved CEO

Artie T. is back.<p>The beloved chief executive of the New England grocery chain Market Basket, Arthur T. Demoulas, has been reinstated in what experts are calling a testament to the power of passionate employees.<p>"You have demonstrated to the world that it is a person's moral obligation and social …

I complained online and got $1,200 back

In general, I think of myself as a happy person. Except when a waiter takes a little too long with an order. Or a repair shop goes a few bucks beyond …

Magnetic brain stimulation treatment shown to boost memory

Memory can be boosted by using a magnetic field to stimulate part of the brain, a study has shown. The effect lasts at least 24 hours after the stimulation is given, improving the ability of volunteers to remember words linked to photos of faces.<p>Scientists believe the discovery could lead to new …

The mystery of Death Valley's sailing stones has been solved

After decades of guessing, researchers finally caught the rocks in the act<p>On a cracked lakebed in Death Valley called Racetrack Playa, there are a collection of stones, some weighing several hundred pounds, that clearly, mysteriously, move. They leave long serpentine trails behind them in the dirt, …

Doctors Implanted a 3D-Printed Vertebra for the First Time

Doctors in Beijing successfully replaced a 12-year-old boy's damaged second vertebra with a 3D-printed custom implant made from titanium powder. The …

What ABC’s 30-Year-Old ESPN Purchase Teaches Us About Twitch

Because of these signs of growth, ABC -- which already owned 15% of <i>ESPN,</i> which ABC bought for $30 million at the start of 1984, giving <i>ESPN</i> a total …

Why Your Voice Sounds Different Inside Your Head

The voice in your head is a lie. What you hear when you open your mouth is distinctly less velvety than what everyone around hears—and it's your …

Destiny producer rediscovers emotional 17-year-old secret on beta's launch

The production team at GOG.com found a secret message coded into the executable of the original <i>Dungeon Keeper</i> that hasn't seen the light of day in nearly 20 years, much to the delight of Jonty Barnes, Director of Production at Bungie.<p>Barnes stepped away from the <i>Destiny</i> war room late last night, on …