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Why is loneliness so toxic? Scientists are exploring what it does to the human body

Dr. Chris Fagundes wanted to study how loneliness affected the way people felt when they were ill. So the assistant professor of psychology at Rice University and his team recruited 213 healthy participants and asked them about how lonely and socially isolated they were.<p>Then, the researchers gave …

Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Shallots With Balsamic Vinegar Recipe

The key to roasting Brussels sprouts is to use the full-on, frontal-assault, no-prisoners-taken, blast-the-sh*t-out-of-'em approach, a.k.a. very high heat. This allows the exteriors of the sprouts to caramelize and brown, producing sweet by-products, while at the same time making sure that they …

Roasted Carrots With Harissa and Crème Fraîche Recipe

Carrots have a natural affinity for spices, or, at least, in my home they do. Before they go into the oven, I like to toss them with olive oil mixed with some variety of spice blend, whether it's a chili powder (Japanese <i>shichimi togarashi</i> is great), a curry blend, or, in the case of the recipe …

The controversy around Babe.net’s Aziz Ansari story, explained

The story deepened a crucial divide in the #MeToo reckoning.<p>Out of all the stories of sexual harassment, abuse, misconduct, and violence that have been brought to light in the past few months, perhaps none has proved as controversial as the allegations brought against comedian Aziz Ansari. On …

If You’re Not Getting Rich in your 20s, You’re Doing it Wrong

Make sure your 40s are even better than your 20s.Whenever something unusually interesting in the field of personal finance shows up in the news, Mr. …

What is Stoicism and How Can it Turn your Life to Solid Gold?

A few weeks ago, I got a really interesting email from a guy in Norway that said something like, “Hey Mr. MM.. What you are preaching is Pure …

Mr. Money Mustache’s Big Mistake

“<i>The problem with Mr. Money Mustache”</i>, some people say, <i>“is that he has led this blessed and privileged life where nothing ever went wrong for him! He</i> …

Is it Convenient? Would I Enjoy it? Wrong Question.

A recent paraphrase from a Beginner Mustachian:<p>“Hey MMM. I can see the financial benefits of your lifestyle. But I just have different tastes. I like …

What I’m Teaching my Son about Money

I’m not going to lie to you – being wealthy is a lot of fun.And I’m not just talking about novelty fun that you get from driving around in a fancy …

frog's Global Team Predicts 12 Ways Tech Will Change Our Lives in 2018

As previously disruptive technology becomes the backbone of today's infrastructure, how we work, commute and stay healthy are all on the verge of …

1 Simple Habit Practiced by Tim Ferriss That Can Transform Your Career in 2018 | Inc.com

For over 16 years, I wrote a journal in first, second and third person, taking on the roles of colleagues, clients, and even friends to help me better understand their perspectives. I wanted to grow as a person, and as an entrepreneur, I always thought it was critically important to put oneself in …

Steven Soderbergh's New App Will Change How You Watch TV

Plotting director Steven Soderbergh's latest project—an interactive smartphone app called Mosaic—required covering most of the walls in a Chelsea …

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Emotional technology: How technology and emotions go hand in hand

“<i>How are you?</i>”, the most asked but possibly also the most avoided question in the world. Despite how we really feel, our answer will always be: “<i>Fine</i> …

9 Big Design Trends That Will Shape 2018

Inclusiveness. Value. And super-powered AI.<p>Everyone thought 2016 was bad. That was before 2017. Over the past year, we learned Russia used social media ads to meddle in our election. Our data was stolen from Equifax, Yahoo, and Uber. It felt like virtually every man in a position of power was …

Most of us misunderstand metabolism. Here are 9 facts to clear that up.

We talk about metabolism like it's something we can manipulate by gulping a pill, downing some green tea, or running faster. You've seen the articles headlined "Boost your metabolism" or "Try this high-metabolism diet to lose weight."<p>But this obscures many truths about this essential, yet still …

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The Simple Truth Behind Reading 200 Books a Year

Somebody once asked Warren Buffett about his secret to success. Buffett pointed to a stack of books and said,<p>“<b>Read 500 pages like this every day.</b> …

Most harassment apologies are just damage control. Dan Harmon’s was a self-reckoning.

Why the Community creator’s apology for sexually harassing writer Megan Ganz led to her forgiveness.<p>When sexual harassment and abuse has been swept under the metaphorical rug for so long, the sincerity of perpetrators who apologize once they’re caught tends to ring hollow. It feels like a cop-out, …

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We need to talk about that ‘Black Mirror’ episode with the architect

A negligent autonomous pizza van becomes a metaphor for smart cities everywhere<p>The new season of <i>Black Mirror</i>is out, meaning viewers have six new terrifying techno-dystopias to keep them up at night. The Netflix series always taps into our most neurotic anxieties about the future—remember the one …

Is Philip K. Dick’s Electric Dreams the New Black Mirror?

The author Philip K. Dick sounded alarm bells about alternate realms and the dehumanizing effects of technological advancement decades before anyone …

J. Kenji López-Alt

industrial design studio based in Paris

Founded in 2002 by designers Marc Berthier, Pierre Garner, Frédéric Lintz and Elise Berthier, joined later by Anne Klepper, Thibaut Barbedette, …

10 New Principles Of Good Design

Dieter Rams’s design principles get a 21st-century update.<p>2017 was a year of reckoning for the design community. UX became a weapon, AI posed countless new challenges, and debate erupted over once rock-solid design paradigms. Even some of the industry’s leading lights admitted their revolutionary …