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This Neuroscientist Wants to Know Why People Who See UFOs Feel So Good

Most scientists dismiss ufology, the study of UFOs, as a pseudoscience. Dr. Bob Davis wants to change that.<p>Each year, Phoenix, Arizona hosts the International UFO Congress, the largest annual gathering dedicated to the study of this phenomenon, otherwise known as ufology. One of the most striking …

Strange Life Has Been Found Trapped Inside These Giant Cave Crystals

A NASA scientist just woke them up.<p>Strange microbes have been found inside the massive, subterranean crystals of Mexico's Naica Mine, and researchers …

Earth Science

Sweden asks the US to explain Trump comment on Sweden

The U.S. President was speaking at at a political rally in Florida on Saturday when, in connection with the mention of a need to keep the United States safe, he said: "You look at what's happening in Germany. You look at what's happening last night in Sweden.<p>"Sweden. Who would believe this? Sweden. …

5 Kid-Friendly Yoga Poses That Will Open Hearts and Minds

<b>Cat to Cow Pose</b>: Begin on your hands and knees. Next round your back and tuck your chin into your chest as if you are a cat. Then look up, arch your …

A Bunch Of European TV Shows Are Mocking Donald Trump With Spoof Tourism Ads

“Sixty percent of Americans think that Portugal is a province of Spain. They probably voted for you."<p>Satirical TV shows across Europe are trying to woo U.S. President Donald Trump. In a way.<p>They’re using hilarious spoof tourism ads to persuade him to put their nations “second” (because he has …

China's first vertical forest is rising in Nanjing

Stefano Boeri Architetti is bringing the vertical forest concept popularized in Milan to Nanjing, China with the Nanjing Towers. The two green towers …

Skyscrapers

Here Are Some Tips on How to Enhance the Value of Your Property

The goal of any property investment is to increase the value; you want it to be worth more than when you bought it. There are low-cost ways to add …

Home Improvement

Can't Find the Right Color Sheets? This Company Has Your Back

Flaneur offers luxury and precise color-matching technology in its cutting-edge line of bedding essentials<p>The dilemma: You've found the perfect wallpaper (or headboard, curtains, carpet, duvet, or any other statement design element) for your bedroom, but the hue doesn't match your current bedding. …

Step Inside One Couple’s Game-Changing Live/Work Loft

Drawing inspiration from game design and the whimsical geometries of M.C. Escher, architecture firm CHA:COL designs a multifunctional studio in Los Angeles that plays with perspective.<p>While some city dwellers prefer to escape to the country, creative couple Marie Lu and Primo Gallanossa chose to …

A Morning Routine to Set You Up for a Kick-Ass, Super-Productive Day

What’s the first thing you reach for the instant your eyes open in the morning? I bet it’s your smartphone. And within 105 seconds, you’ve check your …

How I Trained Myself To Wake Up On Time Without An Alarm

Half the battle is figuring out how much sleep your body needs, and the other half is consistency.<p>Sleep is one of my favorite things. I adore it. I’ve never been one for alarms, though. Potentially because they mark the end of my sleeping.<p>I started working remotely a few years ago, and …

Sleep

This 'Planet Earth II' trailer is the most stunning thing you'll watch today

If ever you needed proof that nature is just plain awesome, feast your eyes on the above trailer for the BBC's <i>Planet Earth II</i> documentary series.<p>Set …

5 Ways to Inspire Creativity and Build Strong Character in Your Children, According to a Top Psychologist

Conformity is dangerous. Here's how to teach children to think for themselves.<p>Whether it's doing things because "they've always been done that way" or because "everyone else is doing it," conformity can be very dangerous.<p>My wife and I work hard to instill the right values in our two small children. …

Creativity

This Guy Takes The Most Epic Photos Of Maine Coon Cats You've Ever Seen

Maine coons FTW!

6 Stoic Rituals That Will Make You Happy

<i>This post originally appeared on bakadesuyo.com</i><p>People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more …

Happiness

We Are Closer To Curing All Diseases Than We Think

For cancer care, access to treatment may be the biggest obstacle<p>Last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan announced an ambitious project—to “invest in basic science research with the goal of curing disease.” The couple started by donating $3 billion over 10 years in this …