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There's a Massive, Glowing Blob in The Universe, And a Mystery Source Is Lighting It Up

No one knows what's powering this thing.<p>Astronomers have discovered a vast, glowing blob of gas in the distant Universe, and they can't figure out …

The corrosive effect of jailing novelists and journalists in Turkey

Aslı Erdoğan is a prize-winning Turkish writer, a newspaper columnist and human rights activist who has been in jail since August this year.<p>Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is a Turkish politician who has been responsible for the jailing of 140 journalists and countless human rights activists.<p>As far as I know, …

Human Rights

Oculus' free VR painting tool Quill arrives in December

Oculus is giving away a virtual reality painting tool, but you'll still have to pony up some of your hard-earned dollars to be able to use it. The company will release the beta version of Quill for free on December 6th, the same day its Touch motion controllers start shipping out... because you …

6 Healthy Eating Tricks Registered Dietitians Use To Stay On Track All Day Long

Finding a healthy eating plan that works for you is no easy feat. That’s because, despite what you may have been led to believe, healthy eating isn’t …

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How to be happier and have fewer regrets: Stop buying stuff and start doing things

<b>(Reuters/Jim Urquhart)</b><p>Salon speaks to the psychologist co-author of “Brain Briefs” about the human brain, nostalgia and experience<p>Scott Timberg<p>October 18, 2016 10:58pm (UTC)<p>For three years now, cognitive psychologist Art Markman has been broadcasting a show on the human mind, “Two Guys on Your …

Happiness

Healthy Pre-Wedding Snacks for the Busy Bride-to-Be

If there's one thing that can be said about wedding planning — no matter how much you love or hate it — is that it's stressful. And that stress is often equated with business. Let's face it — from gown fittings to hitting the gym for your wedding day bod, brides-to-be are always on the go (and …

4 Personality Disorders That Can Seem Like Narcissism But Can Actually Be A More Serious Condition

When someone seeks attention, only cares about themselves, and steps on the toes of others, we are quick to call them a narcissist. However, there …

6 Things You Need to Know About Your Immune System

You probably don’t think much about your immune system until you’re willing it to banish a nasty bug. But your immune system does a great job …

How women are using ketamine to block out emotional trauma

“It’s how we cope with not having to talk about certain subjects,” says Bethany, 24, to me. “Like a bad breakup, a friendship group falling apart or trouble at uni. If something shit has happened, or I’m feeling shit about something, I’ll just take a load of K.”<p>Ever since ketamine broke onto the …

Mental Health

The eco-conscious Fairphone 2 is now a tiny bit slimmer and a whole lot brighter

If you thought you were doomed to buying only environmentally disastrous electronics, then you might have forgotten about the Fairphone 2 — a modular smartphone with an ethics statement to be proud of. We reviewed the handset back in April, but the company just announced the tiniest of updates for …

Gear & Gadgets

How to become luckier, according to science

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don't mean …

2 former federal agents charged with stealing Bitcoin during Silk Road probe

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The federal government became owners of one of the biggest troves of Bitcoin, thanks to seizing millions of dollars in the digital currency from criminals associated with the online black market Silk Road.<p>Two federal agents who helped lead one of several investigations in the …

Corruption