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5 Things INTJ Personalities Need to Have in Order to Be Happy

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Introvert<p>Happiness Tips For INTJs<p>5 Things INTJ Personalities Need to Have in Order to Be Happy<p>Shares<p>There are many things INTJs …

Happiness

Buddhism in Ancient Japan

Buddhism was introduced to ancient Japan via Korea in the 6th century CE with various sects following in subsequent centuries via China. It was …

Poliovirus kills off cancer cells, stops tumor regrowth

Researchers from Duke University in Durham, NC, may have discovered a new way of killing off cancer cells.<p>The team was jointly led by Dr. Matthias …

Immunotherapy

15 Signs Your SO Is Head Over Heels in Love With You

If you have a significant other who's absolutely crazy about you, you probably already have an idea of how they feel. But there are many subtle signals that you might glaze over that indicate how much he or she loves you. It's not about weekly flowers or store-bought presents; it's the things that …

9 Timeless Habits You'll Find in the Happiest People

To make these things happen, there's a hard prerequisite: choice and intention.<p>When we experience some sort of trauma from a failed business, marriage, or other personal tragedy, the most resilient people recover by reinventing themselves.<p>Recovery takes a lot of courageous work, but after your …

When the Mind Wanders

An anatomy of daydreaming<p>In 2014, one in 16 Americans visited the ER for home injuries that resulted from, among other things, fumbling knives (the cause of at least 249,000 injuries), ladders (at least 105,000), and cookware (at least 22,000). One of the main causes of these accidents? A wandering …

Mindfulness

Collective nouns for birds: Why we call it a murder of crows, murmuration of starlings and a conspiracy of ravens

We celebrate our favourite collective nouns for birds, from the weird and the wonderful to the most curious.<p>Variously idiosyncratic, intriguing and …

Lemon Miso Broth With Chickpeas and Shaved Parmesan

I adore this simple, flavorful broth. Miso gives the broth it's rich flavor and fresh lemon keeps the broth light and bright. This soup can be made …

Former McDonald's Employees Say This Is The Sneaky Trick They Used to Give You Fewer Fries

Caveat emptier?<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>Retail managers have their ways.<p>They don't necessarily want you to know them. They just want to use them to make you buy.<p>They want to make money, you see. Often, they want to make as …

The brutal deaths of anti-corruption activists in India

By Vidhi Doshi<p>, Reporter<p>In the din of Kalina, a low-income neighborhood in Mumbai with wandering ­samosa salesmen and street-cricket championships, nobody heard the gunshot ring out in the night.<p>Bhupendra Vira slumped in his chair. The 62-year-old had known that his anti-corruption work was …

One third of welfare benefit claimants have psychiatric problems: report

Photo: Depositphotos.com<p>One in three people claiming welfare benefits in the Netherlands is receiving some form of psychiatric help, according to …

Brain Area Responsible for 'Hearing Voices' in Schizophrenia Discovered

<i>Summary: Researchers have identified a specific area of the brain responsible for auditory verbal hallucinations in people with schizophrenia. The</i> …

Neuroscience

The Difference Between Venting and Dumping

We can all get upset at times but there are healthy ways to express frustration and anger. It is important, especially for empaths and sensitive …

Self-help

The expert who helped write the mental disorders manual explains why Trump doesn’t have one

Trump’s narcissism has served him well<p>There are a few options for people who want to see President Donald Trump removed from office. There are plenty of calls for impeachment over his various scandals. There’s the ongoing investigation into Trump’s ties with Russia, led by Robert Mueller. And then …

Mental Health

Scientists found something strange when they looked at the brains of stoners

Marijuana's official designation as a Schedule 1 drug— something with "no accepted medical use" — means it is pretty tough to study.<p>Yet numerous anecdotal reports, as well as some studies, have linked marijuana with several purported health benefits, from pain relief to helping with certain forms …

IQ

How to create the perfect office, according to science

Could a chia pet make you happier at work? How about a nature soundtrack? Maybe slapping some pictures of flowers on the wall?<p>Everyone seems to have …

30 Small Changes to Make You Feel Better About Life

Real talk: You want to be happier, but you don't want to do anything dramatic, like working out twice a day or making five new friends. Instead, we culled 30 realistic life hacks that'll have you smiling in no time.<p><b>Stop Checking Facebook</b><p>According to a study from the University of Michigan, the more …

8 Habits of Incredibly Interesting People

Interesting people have a special magnetism. They tell incredible stories and lead unusual lives. But what exactly makes them so captivating?<p>They're curious more than anything else. An interesting person is always excited to explore the world, and this energy radiates outward.<p>Some people are …

Self-improvement

9 Bad Habits You Must Break to Be More Productive

Nothing sabotages your productivity quite like bad habits. They are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don't even notice the damage they're causing.<p>Bad habits slow you down, decrease your accuracy, make you less creative, and stifle your performance. Getting control of your bad habits …

Don't Read This! (It's Only the Most Valuable Psychology Hack You Can Learn.)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>“Don’t touch: wet paint.”</i><p>How many times have you seen that and wanted to touch the wet paint? How many times have you seen that sign, ignored it, and done the thing you’ve been explicitly told not to do?<p>If you’re anything like me, I’m …

Schadenfreude

Experts 're-assess' giant panda as China predicts it will no longer be considered 'endangered'

The giant panda will no longer be classified as “endangered” after its population in the wild jumped by 17 per cent in the space of a decade, Chinese officials have claimed.<p>The International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), a Swiss-based organisation which classifies rare species on a …

Brain infections may spark Alzheimer’s, new study suggests

While still speculative, new hypothesis offers some sensible explanations to the disease.<p>The protein globs that jam brain circuits in people with …

This Genius App Will Tell You What Size You Are at All Your Favorite Stores

In theory, online shopping is a breeze. See your size, place your order and bam! A brand new outfit delivered straight to your door. But here’s the thing: with vanity sizing becoming so common, it’s easy to be a small at one shop and a large at the next. That’s all well and good when you’re in the …

A Magical Way To Make Children Focus (Without Any Rewards Or Punishment)

Do you want the best for your kid? Of course you do!<p>Boosting your kid’s learning ability and social skills in less than 20 minutes a day? That’s …

Cross Post: Want to be popular? You’d better follow some simple moral rules

This article was originally published by The Conversation<i>Written by Jim A.C. Everett, PhD Candidate, University of Oxford</i> <i>and Molly Crockett,</i> …

UK Universities

Creating graffiti in VR looks so real, you can almost smell the fumes

If virtual reality has taught us anything in its short time as a consumer product, it's that painting in thin air is magical. Now here comes <i>Kingspray</i> …

Elizabeth Warren wants the IRS to fill out your taxes for you

She was the driving force behind the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a relatively new government agency that "works to make sure that consumers have the information they need to make the best financial decisions for themselves and their families."<p>One of Warren's latest targets is our tax …

Russia's car workers who struggle on no pay

<b>In a sparsely furnished, single-room flat in Togliatti, Natalia Sizova counts the hours until she sees her five-year-old son again.</b><p>Six months ago she had so little food she decided he should go and live in a care centre across town.<p>Natalia is one of 2,000 people in this city, 1,000km (620 miles) …

Salaries & Wages

Becoming Buddha

<i>This article is the last in a four-part series on what in Buddhism is called the “four sights” or “divine messengers.” Some traditional biographies</i> …