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5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Memory and Memorize Anything Faster

Imagine the power of being able to memorize anything faster.<p>Think about how much time you’d have, how much you could shorten the learning curve, and …

Six Scientifically Supported Ways to Crush Procrastination

Procrastination is something that <i>everyone</i> deals with. It’s hard to place too much blame on ourselves though, as the internet offers an unlimited …

Procrastination

Huge art gallery opens in Singapore

Singapore has opened its state-of-the-art National Gallery, home to the world's largest public collection of modern art from South East Asia.<p>The 64,000-sq-m (689,000-sq-ft) attraction has taken a decade to come to fruition and cost about £250m.<p>The BBC's Sharanjit Leyl went for a look around.

Iran opens secret cache of art masterpieces

Some of the most prominent paintings at Tehran’s Museum of Contemporary Art might still be the obligatory glares of Iranian leaders Sayyed Ali Hosseini Khamenei, and Ruhollah Moosavi Khomeini, whose twin stare looks down over public spaces across Iran.<p>But from this month British visitors to the …

Home decorating fails

What all of a sudden seems like a must have item, features on every television renovation show and pops up in homewares and major chain stores across …

Home Decorating

7 Small Changes that Can Increase Your Happiness Overnight

<b>“Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.” ~Dalai Lama</b><p>I used to be constantly depressed.<p>After dropping out of college, …

The Wisdom of Wellness With Ayurveda

My first exposure to Ayurveda was about ten years ago when I attended many workshops on the Teachers Path at the Chopra Center. It resonated with me. The idea of holistic wellness and incorporating mind-body-spirit into my personal health equation, which, by the way, was far from the allopathic …

Google's doodle is dedicated to one of anthropology’s greatest discoveries

"Lucy Australopithecus Restoration model" by Momotarou2012 - Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons - https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Lucy_Australopithecus_Restoration_model.jpg#/media/File:Lucy_Australopithecus_Restoration_model.jpg Tuesday's Google doodle celebrates …

Opinion: Here’s a gift that screams ‘I don’t want to shop for you’

A recent survey showed that when it comes to holiday gift-giving, Americans have passed the silly point, the place where the entire exercise is due …

Shopping

The 12 days that will decide Earth's future: A guide to COP21

The 12 days that will decide Earth's future<p>A guide to the COP21 climate talks<p>The 12 days that will decide Earth's future<p>A guide to the COP21 climate …

Genetic history of Europeans revealed

<b>A study of ancient DNA has shed new light on European genetic history.</b><p>It confirms that farming spread across Europe due to the influx of ancient people from what is now eastern Turkey.<p>Many modern Europeans owe their taller stature to these early farmers - and a later influx of Bronze Age "horsemen" …

20 places everyone should visit in South America

Its countries are filled with stunning natural parks, bustling streets, and, of course, incredible food.<p>We've put together a collection of 21 sights to see and experiences to have in South America. From gazing at monumental statues to marveling at the world's highest waterfall, there are plenty of …

3 Playlists That Energize a Room's Decor

Music just might be the finishing touch your interior design is craving.<p>Our moods can change instantly upon hearing the first few chords of any song, whether we "wanna dance" with Bette Midler or feel "happy" with Pharrell Williams. Along with colors, textures, and fragrances, you need music in …

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What to Do If You Suffer From Middle-of-the-Night Insomnia

It is a common story. You haven't slept well for three days now. The alarm is set for 7 a.m. You get into bed early, hoping that tonight you'll fall asleep early and stay asleep. Instead, you wake up at 2 a.m., staring at the ceiling, wide awake, frustrated and worrying about how you'll function at …

Never Overcook Roast Beef Again

Next time you roast beef in the oven or your slow cooker, you'll know with complete confidence that it'll come out right.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Linda Buckmaster confesses to</i> …

BBQ

The Only Way You Should Be Making Your Sweet Potatoes For Thanksgiving Dinner

Must make, immediately.<p>Makes approximately 12 Stacks.<p>Here's what you need:<p>- 4 Large Sweet Potatoes<p>- 2 Tbsp Salted Butter - Melted<p>- 2 Tbsp Coconut Oil<p>- 1/2 cup Parmesan Cheese<p>- 3/4 tsp Ground Cumin<p>- 1/2 tsp Ground Cinnamon<p>- 1/2 tsp Red Pepper Flakes<p>- 12-15 Marshmallows<p>Carefully slice Sweet Potatoes …

How the Best Chefs in the Country Cook Their Thanksgiving Turkey

Need some turkey day inspiration? Here's how the #BAhot10 chefs cook their Thanksgiving birds.<p>This Thanksgiving, you could pull out the same old turkey recipe your family has been making for years (decades! millennia!). Or you could take cues from some of the best chefs in the country and treat the …

Make-Ahead Cold Appetizer Recipes for the Busy Hostess

Mango chutney adds a sweet bite to this cream cheese and cheddar cheese ball. Roll it in chopped toasted pecans or any other nuts you like.

This Is How to Make Shepherd’s Pie as Good as Your Mom’s

We ask you — is there any other meal that takes you back to your childhood more than a large plate of shepherd’s pie with creamy mashed potato and rich, meaty gravy? This hearty meal is like a cashmere blanket and a pair of wool socks — just waiting to envelope you in comfort. In fact, why not grab …

DNA sheds light on mysterious, big-toothed, Siberian human relatives

Like a distant cousin you only know from stories, the Denisovans are just a hazy, hinted-at presence on the human family tree.<p>We know they lived tens of thousands of years ago in a cave in Siberia's craggy, ice-ensconced Altai Mountains. But we can't picture them. We don't know what they looked …

Ancient board game found in looted China tomb

Pieces from a mysterious board game that hasn't been played for 1,500 years were discovered in a heavily looted 2,300-year-old tomb near Qingzhou City in China.<p>There, archaeologists found a 14-face die made of animal tooth, 21 rectangular game pieces with numbers painted on them and a broken tile …

MIT scientists have charted a course for Mars that they say beats NASA's by a landslide

It's a very different plan than the NASA astronauts in the latest sci-fi action film "The Martian" take.<p>Moreover, it's not what the real NASA describes in their outline for human exploration of Mars, called the Mars Design Reference Architecture 5.0.<p>But the US space agency might want to reconsider …

New Evidence Points To A Local Origin For Earth's Oceans

The origin of Earth’s water is a bit of a mystery. While water is common in our solar system, it’s much more common in the outer solar system, such as Jupiter’s moon Europa or Saturn’s moon Enceladus. Most of the worlds of the inner solar system are fairly dry. So how did Earth come to have large …

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Over a thousand years ago, the sun exploded — and changed life on Earth forever

Not by aliens, but by a natural event—and it was very, very powerful.<p>Whatever it was, it subtly altered the chemistry of our planet's atmosphere, creating trace amounts of radioactive elements like chlorine-36, beryllium-10, and carbon-14.<p>And those provide the clue to what the event was: Those …

DNA from teeth discovered in Siberia suggest that an extinct human species lived there for 60,000 years

Until now, Denisovans were represented only by DNA from a finger bone found in Siberia's Denisova Cave in 2008.<p>Evolutionary geneticist Susanna Sawyer of the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany, and her colleagues have now extracted nuclear and mitochondrial DNA …

FBI file claims recovery of 'metallic UFOs' - Unexplained Mysteries

Does a leaked memo contain details of UFOs ? Image Credit: PD - Federal Bureau of Investigation<p>A controversial memo found by workers in Japan …

Canada shows its age as seniors outnumber children for first time

Canada has reached a milestone on its path, shared by the rest of the industrialized West, toward a much older population: The country now contains more seniors than children.<p>The finding, released by Statistics Canada on Tuesday, is stark: 16 per cent of Canadians were 14 or younger as of July 1, …