Albert Edwards

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Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 11 Things Every Single Day

Try them. They work. (If you can't trust science, what can you trust?)<p>Obviously, we all want to be happier. But there's another reason to wish to be more lighthearted and content: Happiness is definitely a result, but happiness is also a driver.<p>While I'm definitely into finding ways to improve …

Happiness

5 Effective Brain Exercise Habits to make you Smarter in Life

A busy life should take care of most things really. But if taking that extra step improves life in general then may be we must do it. So far as …

Vidme

Goodbye for now<p>Vidme has moved to another dimension, for now. We'll miss being home to millions of wonderfully weird and original videos, creators, …

Before 'Spectre': The 10 Best James Bond Films, Ranked

It's an indelible part of pop culture, a-more-often-than-not guaranteed box office money-maker, and one of the most successful franchises in cinema …

Good music always makes your heart beat faster

Labelling certain music as "good for the heart" is typically simplistic science. We should listen to the music we enjoy for a truly invigorating experience<p>As if there weren’t enough good reasons to listen to music, news has just come from the medical world that music is good for the heart. Research …

Heart Rates

Wiith Is Like Tinder For Meeting New Friends, Not Dates

If you’re looking to meet new people but don’t want to explicitly commit to it being a date, as on Tinder, a new app called Wiith wants to help. The social app aims to connect nearby people who share the same interests and have them join up for local activities and events – like a more informal …

Photograph: PR<p>Boom time … an explosive moment in the Vikings show<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/5/1430836244488/753c30c6-9c69-499f-9707-79a593d68ad4-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR<p>Boom time … an explosive moment in the Vikings …

France

How Much Nature Should The Doctor Order?

Being in green spaces makes you physically and mentally healthier. But how long do you have to stay out there? And what even counts as nature, anyway?<p>Doctors and researchers are now realizing that getting outside is more and more important to our physical, mental, and emotional health. It’s why we …

The Unexpected Pleasure of Doing Things Alone

People avoid going out by themselves because they think they'll appear antisocial, but it turns out they'll end up having a lot more fun than they expected.<p>Two years ago, a Dutch creative agency opened a concept restaurant in Amsterdam that would be, in the words of its founder, “the perfect place …

University of Maryland

The four reasons relationships fail—and how to avoid them

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>A new relationship—whether personal or professional—is a lot like buying a new car. Driving it off the lot is pure bliss. And like a car, when a relationship breaks down, it’s overwhelming. A trained eye knows when a car is in …

Top 10 pubs on the Thames

Whether you're looking for a quiet drink in a traditional London riverside pub, food with a side helping of magnificent views, or a lively night out …

England

You can't 'outrun' obesity: Study says exercise doesn't help weight loss

LONDON — A team of British cardiologists have said it's time to "bust the myth" that regular exercise tackles obesity.<p>The strongly-worded editorial …

Diabetes

101 free things to do in London

Give your credit card a rest with these 101 fabulous London freebies.<p>Free museums<p>1. Come face-to-face with a roaring T-Rex and experience the …

Top 10 independent coffee shops in London

Not a chain in sight, these guys know their beans – and what to do with them.<p>1. Coffee Island<p>A post shared by Chloe L A Burton (@chloelaburton) on …

10 Most Beautiful Villages in Europe

From the Alps to the Mediterranean, European villages will make you appreciate their beauty. Check out these <b>10 most beautiful villages in Europe</b> in …

European Travel

Last week, researchers claimed to have developed a poker-playing computer program that is nearly unbeatable. What are the implications for the old debate about whether poker is a game of skill or luck?<p>As a spectator sport, poker traditionally isn’t the most engaging thing to watch. I realised this …

Artificial Intelligence

The 25 Best Inventions of 2014

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5 can't-miss apps: Carousel, Cheezburger, Next Glass and more

5 can't-miss apps: Carousel, Cheezburger, Nextglass and more<p>Carousel<p>Cheezburger<p>My Asics<p>Next Glass<p>Things<p>With Uber enraging users and sparking a Senate …

Cheap holidays in France: readers' travel tips

Winning tip: Ride to Cap de la Hague, Normandy<p>Leaving the car in a safe residential area of Portsmouth, cycle to the terminal and take a ferry to Cherbourg, about £50 return. In Cherbourg, turn right and you'll find a cycle path all the way to Querqueville, then quiet country lanes. The countryside …