Angel Dawson

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3 Difficult Habits That Get Easier the More You Practice Them

You know you should really do these things.<p>How many "positive habits" articles do you need to read before you start taking action?<p>Here's the thing about forming positive habits: It is difficult. The things we know we should do, we don't--and the reason we don't is because they are challenging. They …

49 health 'facts' you've been told all your life that are totally wrong

Nope, nope, nope, and nope.<p>Who hasn't shared these and other amazing-sounding notions about about health and the human body, only to feel embarrassed later on — when you find out the information was inaccurate or flat-out wrong?<p>It's time to put an end to these alluring myths, misconceptions, and …

This Is How to Find Happiness: 6 Proven Secrets From Research

We all want to know how to find happiness. And the internet is chock full of advice on how to get there — but most of it is based on studies done on …

5 Motivational Tricks to Help You Be More Productive

Getting started is the hardest part of any task.<p>Have you checked social media five times today, but failed to finish even a single real, work-related …

15 Must-Read Science Fiction and Fantasy Books Arriving This August

The end of summer is slowly approaching, but there’s no wrong time to do some lazy-day reading. Or, as the case may be, …

Books

Lawyers of church shooter argue federal death penalty unconstitutional | Reuters

(Reuters) - Attorneys for a white man accused of killing nine black parishioners in a racially motivated attack at a South Carolina church a year ago argued that their client should not face the death penalty, asserting the punishment is unconstitutional.<p>Dylann Roof is seen in this June 18, 2015 …

Reports of chemical gas attacks in 2 Syrian cities

<b>(CNN) —</b> Two chemical gas attacks have been reported in northern Syria, one in the region where a Russian helicopter was downed a day earlier, killing all five people on board.<p>In the first alleged attack, cylinders suspected of containing chlorine gas were dropped in residential areas in the city of …

Zika fear prompts travel warning for Miami, CDC’s first in U.S.

Fourteen people have been infected with the Zika virus in Florida, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a warning to pregnant women to avoid traveling to the Wynwood neighborhood.<p>Sixteen people have been infected with the Zika virus in Florida, and the Centers for Disease …

Public Health

3 Essential Ways to Stay Grounded During Times of Stress

I have moved 6 times in the past 6 years.<p>While I love adventure and travel, all this change left me feeling ungrounded and desiring a place to finally call home.<p>After my son was born I was really ready to buy a house and feel settled. Here's a picture of our new home!<p>Whether you've also moved …

6 Tips To Get Up Early Like The Worlds Most Successful People

When that hellish alarm goes off at 7 am, most of us either hit the snooze again and again or we drag ourselves out of bed reluctantly and remain in …

7 Easy Ways to Make Yourself Happy Every Day | Inc.com

We all want to find happiness, but with so many of us feeling overworked, overstressed, and overwhelmed, it's easier said than done.<p>But here's the good news: Seven little acts that can give you a daily does of happiness.<p><b>1. Expand your positive self-talk.</b> <br>We all have an inner conversation going on, …

Hammerhead vs tiger shark: Ferocious undersea battle caught on camera

Pelagic Charters uploaded the GoPro footage to its Instagram account, showing the head-to-head fight between the two sea predators in the Gulf of …

Facebook Releases Instructions To Build Its $30,000 Surround 360 VR Camera

If you have ever wanted to build your own virtual reality camera, maybe like Facebook’s open source Surround 360 VR camera which costs approximately …

These 2 charts show what a disaster Jeremy Corbyn's leadership has been so far

Jeremy Corbyn's critics say that the current Labour leader is simply unelectable. The two charts below suggest it is very difficult for even his most loyal supporters to argue against this.<p>The first, produced by Dr Andrew Norton and based on publicly-available Ipsos MORI data, shows how Corbyn's …

John Hinckley, Jr. and the attempted assassination of President Reagan

John Hinckley, Jr. and the attempted assassination of President Reagan<p>Would-be assassin<p>John Hinckley, Jr. arriving at a DC court in 2003.<p>(AP)<p>would-be-assassin<p>Shots ring out<p>Washington policeman Thomas Delahanty (front) and presidential Press Secretary James Brady (back) lie wounded as police and …

Donald Trump says he'd support $10 minimum wage

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump said Tuesday he would support raising the federal minimum wage to $10 an hour, a departure from his previous assertion that wages are "too high."<p>The Republican presidential nominee was pressed to provide a specific number by Fox News anchor Bill O'Reilly, who said, "there has …

Eat These 4 Foods This Summer for Better Skin and Hair

<i>Karena and Katrina, the founders of Tone It Up, have brought a fresh approach to fitness and wellness. Today, they're back to let you in on a little</i> …

Wellness

5 takeaways from the night Clinton made history

Sanders graciously exits, Bill plays spouse, and the arena unites behind Hillary.<p>PHILADELPHIA — Hillary Clinton transcended her own flaws, and a spirited progressive insurgency, to become the first female major-party nominee in the 240-year history of the United States.<p>“History,” Clinton tweeted at …

Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do

If you're serious about goal-setting, here's what the high-achievers know that you may not.<p>Did you know that a staggering 92 percent of people that set New Year's goals never actually achieve them? That's according to research by the University of Scranton.<p>I've done it many times, and if you're …

How I Left A 12-Year Career In Silicon Valley To Work On A Beach In Belize

Three months ago, Jeanna Barrett traded a beige office in San Francisco for a palapa on the Caribbean. This is how she pulled it off.<p>Three months ago, I worked in San Francisco as a marketing leader for a unicorn startup. I earned a salary that let me do, eat, and buy whatever I wanted. Now, I live …

20 Small Habits That Create Lasting Happiness

Be proud, happy, and excited when you walk out the door in the morning.<p><i>How do you simplify your life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Lukas Schwekendiek, life coach, motivational speaker,</b> …

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg calls Trump a 'faker,' he says she should resign

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's well-known candor was on display in her chambers late Monday, when she declined to retreat from her earlier criticism of Donald Trump and even elaborated on it.<p>"He is a faker," she said of the presumptive Republican presidential …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

NASA's Juno space probe is now orbiting Jupiter! Here are 10 facts about the planet that will blow your mind

NASA's Juno probe successfully went into orbit around Jupiter July 4, and we'll get to see incredible close-up images of the planet just like with Pluto's flyby last year.<p>Jupiter is the biggest planet in the solar system, and its size gives it some pretty amazing properties.<p>Here are 10 crazy facts …

Android encryption problem may make you want a new phone

Android has a problem. New research shows that the mobile operating system’s encryption can be bypassed using a fairly straightforward brute force method.<p>The hack<p>Brute force is actually pretty simple; heck, <i>you</i> may have even done it yourself and not known about it.<p>All it really means is that you try …

Information Security

21 scientific facts that will motivate you to exercise when you really don't want to

It may encourage you to hear that exercise really is super good for you. There's a mountain of research backing up its many benefits.<p>The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend at least 2.5 hours of moderate cardio activity or 1.25 hours of vigorous cardio activity every week, plus …

Scientists found a surprising relationship between people who ate more pasta and their health

But a new study out Monday suggests there may be hope yet for pasta to fit into a diet associated with slimmer bodies.<p>The Mediterranean diet is modeled off of foods commonly eaten in countries on the Mediterranean Sea. The diet's usually filled with foods like olive oil, fish, whole grains, and …

The Neuroscience Hack That Guarantees You'll Leave a Good Impression

Everyone talks about first impressions, but science says it's endings that matter most.<p>We've all heard that first impressions are both incredibly important and incredibly hard to turn around. So whether you're anxious to impress a date or a new customer, you'll probably be most stressed about the …