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Six Incredible Places to Ski This Winter

This winter, resist the habit of skiing your local mountain for weekends on end. (Unless you live in Aspen or Zermatt.)<p>Instead, ski down fjords and …

Skiing

Physicists Just Created The World's First Time Crystal

These things actually exist!<p>Just last month, physicists made the best case yet for why time crystals - hypothetical structures that have movement …

The Simple Mind Trick That Instantly Makes You More Persuasive

Mastering the art of persuasion is as simple as beginning with "You're right."<p>Even as neuroscientists continue to unearth new discoveries about the human brain, some of the most effective brain hacks have been around for years. Take Blaise Pascal, for example, born in 1623. The 17th-century French …

Want to Raise Wildly Successful Kids? Science Says Do This for Them (but Their Schools Probably Won't)

A 45-year study of 5,000 gifted students reaches some controversial conclusions.<p>This is a story about gifted kids, science--and a big mistake.<p>It starts with a longitudinal study of some the most intelligent young people the United States has ever produced--a study involving more than 5,000 students …

17 Tomato Sauce Recipes for All Your Pasta-Adjacent Needs

Whether you're looking for ways to use summer's ripe tomatoes or doctor up canned tomatoes, your new favorite tomato sauce recipe is here.<p>Homemade tomato sauce is one zillion percent better than the jarred stuff, and yes, that is an accurate percentage point. With numbers like that and recipes like …

Italian Food

Here's Everything Scientists Know About How to Avoid Ageing

Forever young.<p>It’s rare that a long, technical paper in a biology journal turns out to be a page-turner. But it happens.<p>A team of researchers …

Scientists Assert That They've Found A Way to "Reverse Menopause"

Reversal of Menopause?<p>As women get older, their fertility rates drop as well, with their ovaries releasing less and less eggs until it finally comes …

Joss Whedon Explains His ‘Cure’ For What’s Ailing Modern Movies At Comic-Con

Joss Whedon most likely won’t be directing a Marvel movie anytime soon. He made his struggles with superheroics well known during <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron,</i> but folks at his annual hour long panel at San Diego Comic-Con’s coveted Hall H weren’t interested in his Marvel past.<p>Most people when they meet …

Scientists Are Close To Finding An Anti-Ageing Drug For Humans

Those looking for the fountain of youth may soon need to stop looking.<p>Joint researchers across Washington University in St. Louis and Keio University …

Anti-aging

Want Your Kids to Be Successful and Happy? Research Recommends This Parenting Style

A new study asks adults about how they were parented to uncover the best way to raise successful kids.<p>When it comes to folk wisdom on how to raise happy and successful kids, we all do the same thing. We look at the families around us and try to identify what's working, and what's not. Then we …

Matthew McConaughey teaching filmmaking course at Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Matthew McConaughey is heading back to school this fall to teach a course on filmmaking at the University of Texas at Austin.<p>The …

Matthew McConaughey

5 Easy Ways I Balance My Hormones Every Day: A Functional Medicine Doctor Explains

I recently found out (after genetic testing) that I don't detoxify estrogen well at all. The estrogen level in my blood was low, so I never thought I …

Wellness

Humans are driving the evolution of new species — and that could be just as bad as causing extinctions

The London Underground mosquitoes were first noticed during World War II, when tens of thousands of people took shelter in the subway system's tunnels while their city was bombed. The sunless, concrete passageways were different from the mosquitoes' natural habitat — and their normal food source, …

Ecology

Rolls-Royce Presents The Future With 103EX Vision Next 100

Most car companies don’t project more than fifty years ahead when it comes to planning their line-up of vehicles but Rolls-Royce is not your usual …

3tags.org

10 Research-Proven Tricks To Seem Smarter Than You Are

It's great to be smart, but intelligence is a hard thing to pin down. In many cases, how smart people <i>think</i>you are is just as important as how smart you actually are.<p><i>"I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow." -Woodrow Wilson</i><p>Much of how you do in life comes down to …

Scientists just confirmed there's a second layer of information hidden in our DNA

That's something biologists have known for years, and they've even been able to figure out some of the proteins responsible for folding up DNA. But now a group of physicists have been able to demonstrate for the first time through simulations how this hidden information controls our evolution.<p>Let's …

Universal cancer vaccine on horizon after genetic breakthrough

A universal cancer vaccine is on the horizon after scientists discovered how to rewire immune cells to fight any type of disease.<p>The potential new therapy involves injecting tiny particles of genetic code into the body which travel to the immune cells and teach them to recognise specific …

Immunotherapy

Think Cry-It-Out Is Cruel? Here's What Scientists Can Now Confirm

For new parents struggling through yet another sleepless night, the cry-it-out method — in which babies are allowed to cry themselves to sleep — might seem alluring . . . until you research it online and read countless testimonials of fellow moms calling it cruel and swearing it causes permanent …

Here's Why the Japanese Diet Is Keeping People Alive So Long

Japanese people are some of the healthiest on the planet. They have the highest life expectancy for men (76) and women (86), and, at 3 percent, the …

Exxon Mobil faces 'change or die' moment on climate

<b>A significant group of shareholders are seeking to force Exxon Mobil to acknowledge the growing threat from climate change at the company's AGM on Wednesday.</b><p>These investors want the world's biggest publicly traded oil company to support the goal of a 2C global temperature limit.<p>Exxon Mobil is also …

Climate

Neil deGrasse Tyson: Here's How Long You Could Survive On Every Planet In Our Solar System

VIDEO: The renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson explains how long a human being could survive on each planet in the solar system.

Neil deGrasse Tyson

An Easy 6-Day Plan to Lose 10 Pounds

Get the motivation you need to slim down and stick with it.<p>If you could design your dream diet, what would it include? Lots of variety so meals and snacks never get boring? Plenty of treats? A day to cheat a little? Well, we hear you — and we've worked all that into our program. Follow this easy …

Genetic secrets of the healthy elderly unveiled

Largest-ever genetic-sequencing study of healthy ageing released.<p>Scientists who have studied the genomes of hundreds of healthy older people say that …