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So You're Smart, But You're Not Rich? This Eye-Opening New Scientific Study Tells You Why

Could there be a reason? Yes, it seems there could.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Don't you look at rich people and find too many of them, well, dull?<p>Don't you listen to rich people and think: "What have they got that I …

Research

The Asteroid That Killed Dinosaurs Triggered a Worse Global Disaster Than Ever Imagined

40,000 US nuclear arsenals in a matter of seconds.<p>Fighters may prefer to land straight-on punches, but when it comes to asteroid and comet impacts, …

UPDATED: Scientists Discover a Giant Void Hidden in The Great Pyramid of Giza

A secret kept for 4,500 years.<p>For millennia, a towering wonder – the Great Pyramid of Giza – was the tallest human-made structure on Earth, and as …

Does Alzheimer's originate outside the brain?

Scientists have long thought that Alzheimer's disease originates in the brain, but new research suggests that a key protein that triggers the disease …

Neuroscience

21 Weeknight Chicken Dinner Recipes for Fall

Quick and easy dishes to please your hungry crowd.<p>These chicken dinners are quick, easy, and delicious making them perfect to add to your weeknight …

Cooking

Six ways successful people stay calm in a crisis

It happens to the best of us. Things go off the rails at work, you witness someone on your team verbally explode because something isn’t working out …

The Surprising Antidote to Loneliness

Source: Mita Stock Images/Shutterstock<p>I’ve struggled with feelings of loneliness my whole life. It’s a big part of why I decided to become a …

Relationships

The secret to a happy marriage may be an emotionally intelligent husband

This critical skill is not limited to heterosexual couples. It's essential in same-sex relationships as well, but the research shows that gay and lesbian couples are notably better at it than straight couples. See The-12 Year Study for more on this.<p>I want you to meet Lauren and Steven. While Steven …

Sexuality

The 7 Best Cuts Of Meat For The Slow Cooker

There’s a lot to love about the slow cooker ― the fact that it can make you dinner and dessert is one big reason. And then there’s the way it can fix you a cocktail on the side, too<p>But our favorite thing about the slow cooker is how well it can take a big, tough, inexpensive piece of meat and …

Cooking

Chicken Adobo Is the Greatest Recipe of All Time

Assistant food editor Amelia Rampe explains why Filipino chicken adobo is the greatest recipe of all time and how to make it.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they really are the greatest of all time? Well, our Greatest Recipe of All Time series is where we wax</i> …

Spices

Here's the Truth About Successful Relationships (That No One Ever Talks About)

Despite my… let’s call them <i>varied</i> experiences with dating, I have never had a conversation with my exes like the one I had with my girlfriend last …

The 1 Thing That Will Get People to Listen to You Instantly | Inc.com

"The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place." --George Bernard Shaw<p>We've all read and listened to communication experts dole out advice on how to improve our communication skills. After all, good communication is the linchpin of every relationship.<p>In today's …

Self-improvement

8 Recipes for Better Pasta Salad This Fourth of July

More<p>Pasta<p>Essential techniques, recipes, and more!<p>If you attend more than one or two cookouts or picnics over this summer, you'll eventually be confronted with a pasta salad. And, to be perfectly honest, it probably won't be very appetizing. While they sound tasty in theory, most pasta salads—greasy …

Cooking

Take a Trip Through Horror Movie History From 1895-2016

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Chicken Parmesan Pasta Skillet #Recipe

<b>Ingredients</b><p>2 tablespoons Italian dressing (not the creamy kind)<br>3 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into cubes<br>16 ounces small/medium sized …

Coping with Anxiety When People Aren’t There for You

<b>“People aren't always going to be there for you. That's why you need to learn to handle things on your own.” ~Unknown</b><p>Anxiety is a box around your …

Can a Simple Question Cause a Communication Breakdown?

<i>by guest blogger Pam Fullerton, psychotherapist and writer</i><p>Have you ever experienced the following in a relationship? Everything is going well, you feel connected, you're enjoying one another, and then...Boom! Suddenly, you're in a full-blown argument. And what's worse, you didn't see it coming.<p>I've …

Relationships

Intimacy, a Hierarchy (With Thanks to Abraham Maslow)

The word "intimacy" has a broad range of meanings, referring to familiarity with a person, place, thing, or even a time in history.<p>In this blog, I'll focus on intimacy in our personal relationships.<p>Found in many varieties, Intimacy is a vital ingredient in parent-child relationships, to friendship, …

Relationships

The 4-second mental reset that can immediately improve your relationships

It's not that our intentions are bad. Our attention is just in the wrong place: on ourselves rather than the other person.<p>It turns out, a little empathy is all you need to fix nearly any situation.<p>Empathy is perhaps the most needed skill in life and business.<p>Without it, your relationships and …

Customers

If You Want A Great Sex Life, Don't Be Scared To Work At It.

There is a powerful cultural script that many people agree with in terms of sex: it is believed to be instant chemistry from the very beginning. As we drink the wine of romance we become drunk in the belief that sex, even in long-term relationships, is easy, tension-free, and uninhibited.<p>Either you …

Relationships

What It Really Means to Hold Space for Someone

While we supported Mom, we were, in turn, supported by a gifted palliative care nurse, Ann, who came every few days to care for Mom and to talk to us …

Documentaries

How a Loving Marriage 'Reparents' You

It sounds strange to think of your partner as your parent, but this is exactly what happens emotionally in a loving relationship. As we learned from imago theory, people choose partners who have both the positives and negatives of their caregivers, and then spend their lives trying to change them …

Parenting

Jealousy and Love Can't Coexist

On a trip to Scotland, I took a bus from Edinburgh to Rosslyn Chapel, which was the film location at the end of The Da Vinci Code, from Dan Brown's book. Walking up the hill to the chapel, I passed someone's creative effort to make some Da Vinci money - a wheelbarrow of heavily filled white plastic …

Divorce

How do I get my flat stomach back after having a baby?

In the first of our regular fitness advice columns, the couple behind Living Retreats - sports psychologist and nutritionist Jo Gray and personal trainer Luke Gray - answer your work-out woes.<p><b>Question:</b> <b>I’ve just had a baby and I want my flat tummy back - how do I go about it?</b><p><b>Answer:</b> The body is so …

Why Being Nice Doesn't Lead To Love

It sounds boring, but, the man who is marriage-minded is actually looking for a truly nice woman.<p>Nice is the woman who epitomizes kind, thoughtful and empathetic.<p>She can't say she's these things. A man is extracting information from her gestures and comments.<p>It's how she treats others in small ways …

Relationships

How Compromise Is Actually Hurting Your Relationship (And What To Do Instead)

For more than 20 years, my insatiable curiosity has driven me to seek the secrets of profoundly connected, passionate, intimate relationships. I want …

They Brought Cookies: For A New Widow, Empathy Eases Death's Pain

My husband died. He wasn't young any more and was sick and weak but we weren't expecting his death to come as quickly as it did, within a few days, almost overnight. He just went away. Maybe there are worse things than a quick, quiet death.<p>Here's what happened next.<p>My brother and sister-in-law (who …

Empathy