Alexandra Kazakova

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Harvard MRI Study Proves Meditation Literally Rebuilds Brain's Gray Matter In 8 Weeks

A study conducted by a Harvard affiliated team out of Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) came across surprising conclusions regarding the tangible …

Tesla's Gigafactory will produce as much renewable energy as it uses (net zero energy)

The battery 'Gigafactory' that Tesla is building in Nevada is the centerpiece of its whole mass-market electric car strategy. Without it, the company …

Tesla

How to Naturally Release DMT from the Pineal Gland

The work of Dr. Rick Strassman has illuminated many of the mysteries long kept by the ancients to modern science and the general public, somewhat …

31 Books That Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

Get ready to be inspired.

The Problem With Solar LED lighting? It Attracts Dangerous Insects

Mark Booth, <i>Durham University</i><p>Household air pollution is estimated to kill more than 500,000 people in Africa each year. Through solar energy, people can stop using dirty and extremely polluting fuels like kerosene in their homes. But with domestic solar energy comes an unintended consequence. When …

Durham University
Mental Health

Your Turn! Pick The Best Science Visualizations Of The Year

Select the People's Choice winners for the 2016 Vizzies<p>Announcing the finalists in the 2016 Vizzies competition! Engaging interactives, amusing videos, eye-catching photography—we winnowed a huge field of entrants to these 50 finalists. It was very hard to choose 50, and we don't envy you your task …

E.coli

DOW FALLS 254: Here's what you need to know

It was also an ugly session for commodities; gold fell to another five-year low, and copper dropped to a six-year low.<p>First, the scoreboard:<p><b>Dow:</b> 17,448.07, -254.15, (-1.44%)• <b><br>S&P 500:</b> 2,045.97, -29.03, (-1.40%)• <b><br>Nasdaq:</b> 5,005.08, -61.94, (-1.22%)<p>And now, Thursday's top stories:<p><b>DON'T MISS: ALBERT</b> …

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10 Mind-Blowing Books That People Who Love Thinking Can't Miss

P.J. O’Rouke once said, “Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.”<p>While I do think there is a place for …

Nix the Nightcap: How Alcohol and Marijuana Can Harm Your Sleep

“Nightcaps” come in all shapes and sizes. Some people like to have a drink before bed, and others prefer taking a nice long toke. But while these …

Does Schizophrenia Exist on an Autism-Like Spectrum?

Most people have felt depressed or anxious, even if those feelings have never become debilitating. And how many times have you heard someone say, …

Mental Health

10 incredible aerial photographs of major cities at night - Telegraph

North Korea's Interior Design Is Unlike Anything You've Seen

Is it a movie set? Is it a model home? No, it's North Korea.<p>When London-based architecture critic Oliver Wainwright visited North Korea over the summer, he was stunned by the symmetry and color inside some the buildings he toured. Whether a sports complex, children's nursery or office building, the …

North Korea

Does Raising Taxes On The Rich Actually Reduce Inequality? Sometimes

Higher taxes on the 1% won’t do much–unless we change the underlying tax system first.<p>If you’re going to do something about income inequality, the tax system is the obvious place to start. So, how much would we have to change taxes to make incomes more equal?<p>Quite a lot, it turns out.<p>For a new …