Arthur Sarkisian

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Want to Get More Done? Instead of Changing Your Morning Routine, Do This.

What are you trying to achieve with your new morning routine?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Priming. Controlled breathing. Waking up at 5 a.m. Waking up at 3 a.m. Green smoothies. Coconut oil in your coffee. Journaling. Gratitude.<p>What do all these things have in …

Turns out, you really can think yourself young

You’re only as old as you feel, as the saying goes.<p>It turns out there may be some truth behind it: New research suggests people who feel younger than …

Researchers have identified a group of patients who are especially prone to out-of-body experiences

<i>By</i> Emma YoungPeople who’ve had an out-of-body experience (OBE) report that their conscious awareness shifted outside their physical body – often …

This 100-Year-Old To-Do List Method Promises Maximum Productivity

It’s called the Ivy Lee Method.<p>When you’re writing your to-do list, it’s tempting to write down all the tasks you might <i>possibly</i> get done the …

Time Management

Physicists Have Confirmed a Pear-Shaped Nucleus, And It Could Ruin Time Travel Forever

Noooooo.<p>Physicists have confirmed the existence of a new form of atomic nuclei, and the fact that it's not symmetrical challenges the fundamental …

Physics

A Neuroscientist’s Diary of a Concussion

One evening in April, driving home from a university function, I was stopped in freeway traffic caused by roadworks somewhere up ahead when I felt a massive jolt. The back of my head hit the headrest, then my head lurched forward and I felt something hit the inside of my forehead with a squishy …

Depression is increasing in the U.S. — especially with this group

Prevalence rose significantly in the U.S. from 2005 to 2015, increasing from 6.6% to 7.3%<p>Depression is on the upswing — and America’s youth is …

How to win with a narcissist: 5 secrets backed by research

Is that difficult someone driving you up the wall? What’s the best way to handle impossible people?<p>I’ve broken down the research on how to handle …

Stay Focused, If You Can: Individual Differences in Brain Dynamics Influence Self Control

<i>Summary: Researchers investigate the neuroscience behind how some people are better at resisting temptation that others.</i><p>Source: University of</b> …

Screen Time Overload is Changing Our Brains, Scientist Says

If you spend hours looking at your smartphone every day you could be changing -- and even shaping -- your brain, according to a neuroscientist.<p>"Heavy …

Schizotypal personality disorder

Diagnosis<p>People with schizotypal personality disorder may seek help from their primary care provider because of other symptoms such as anxiety, …

Music is not for ears

We never just hear music. Our experience of it is saturated in cultural expectations, personal memory and the need to move<i>By Elizabeth Hellmuth</i> …

What Your Dreams Actually Mean, According to Science

If dreams were movies, they wouldn’t make a dime. They’re often banal, frequently fleeting and they’re screened for an audience of just one. As for …

Marriage is more linked to college education than ever before

Around half of Americans these days are getting married—a much lower rate than the peak of 72% in 1960, to be sure, but a good enough percentage that has held pretty steady over the last decade or so. Yet the kinds of people tying the knot have changed.<p>Twenty-five years ago, among adults aged 25 …

This is the least visited European country and it's absolutely breathtaking

<b>With distinctive food, architecture and natural wonders it's no wonder Europe was the most-visited continent in 2016.</b><p>It's for that exact reason that …

Tip: Increase Growth Hormone by 1700%

All you have to do is perform your reps in a specific way. Here's exactly how.<p>Growth hormone (GH) is a big deal to lifters. If you have enough of it …

Calgary Crossfitter Emily Abbott gunning for world title

When Emily Abbott first walked into a Crossfit gym five years ago, she could barely do a pull up.<p>How things have changed.<p>Now in her fifth season of …

Science Says This 5-Second Rule Will Make Your Brain Stop Procrastinating

How to use neuroscience to beat procrastination and have more time for what really matters.<p>I've been meaning to write this column for some time. The reason I'm finally getting to it is because it's an excuse to avoid doing something else.<p>Let's face it, few of us, if we're honest, wouldn't confess …

Accepting your darkest emotions is the key to psychological health

Rumi, the 13th-century Sufi poet, famously compared emotions—”a joy, a depression, a meanness”—to “unexpected visitors.” His advice was to let them in laughing, but that’s not what we do. Instead, we pretend not to notice, or even hide. We want to bury resentment and anger, or trade loneliness in …

Science reveals 7 secrets to an amazing relationship

Everybody would love to have an amazing relationship. But most of the advice you get isn't from real experts. Whaddya say we just go ahead and fix …

Self-help

Talking therapies explained

<b>The term "talking therapy" covers all the psychological therapies that involve a person talking to a therapist about their problems.</b><p>For some problems …

A speed trap for dark matter, revisited

A NASA rocket experiment could use the Doppler effect to look for signs of dark matter in mysterious X-ray emissions from space. Researchers who …

Is the Universe Conscious?

The Big Questions<p>Some of the world's most renowned scientists are questioning whether the cosmos has an inner life similar to our own.<p>For centuries, modern science has been shrinking the gap between humans and the rest of the universe, from Isaac Newton showing that one set of laws applies equally …

Consciousness

Finding ways to reroute your rage

Anger seems to be everywhere.<p>On the roads: A 2016 study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found that 2.8 percent of American drivers — that’s …

What Is Agitated Depression?

Agitated depression is a type of depression that involves symptoms like restlessness and anger. People who experience this type of depression usually …

The human brain sees the world as an 11-dimensional multiverse

New research suggests that the human brain is almost beyond comprehension because it doesn’t process the world in two dimensions or even three. No, …

The Brain

How smart people react when others take credit for their work

Watching someone else take credit for your idea is one of the most infuriating things that can happen in the workplace. You don’t want someone to get …

10 free online courses you can take to learn to be more productive

Finding enough hours in the day to accomplish all of your tasks or goals can be difficult.<p>Sometimes the day has slipped away and you have accomplished little, and you don't know why.<p>It is also frustrating when you know that part of the reason you cannot get everything done is because you are not …

MOOCs

40 Simple Daily Rituals for Getting Ahead in Business and Life

The most successful people consistently do the right little things, day in and day out.<p>The most successful people you know didn't get where they are by doing things like everyone else. One thing they likely have in common: Consistently doing the right things day in and out. Here's what dozens of …

11 everyday skills that will make you more successful over time

Some say it's luck. Others say it's hustle. The truth is, success only comes with a combination of both, as well as a few other ingredients.<p>Defining success can be tricky because it's so subjective.<p>Some people want to make a million dollars a year. Others want to make a good living and have three …