Bobby Chavez

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How to live forever

If more and more people are living past 100, how much older can we survive to, in theory, asks Frank Swain. And what would it take to achieve this in practice?<p>On the Art of Prolonging Life was penned by a Dr Huseland (“one of the soundest minds in Germany”) in 1797, concluding eight years of study …

Avoid the Latest Sickness Going 'Round

See an easy way to protect yourself from outbreaks<p>Is the flu lurking next door? In a massive undertaking, University of Pittsburgh researchers recently digitized the U.S. epidemic records from 1888—the first year diseases were surveyed—to 2013, entering 125 years' worth of data for 56 diseases into …

The Hottest Startups Of 2013

On the search for the hottest startups of 2013 we sifted through more than 300 entries, looking at nominations submitted by founders, investors and FORBES writers. The nine companies chosen in conjunction with comments from our judges were either founded or first gained significant traction in the …

Environment: News & features

How to Pull an All-Nighter: Tips from the Special Forces | The Art of Manliness

The all-nighter. It’s kind of a rite of passage for college students, especially during finals. But even older adults sometimes need to pull one — …

Carl Sagan: We Humans Are Capable Of Greatness

Carl Sagan

To Wait Or Not To Wait On The PS4?

The PS4 is out, and Dave Thier has already pointed out two different sorts of problems with the system. The first is technical. Many review outlets have had difficulty with the HDMI ports on their units, and there’s a bit of anecdotal evidence from early consumers that involve malfunctioning …

9 Ways To Become The Master Of Your Own Mind

Many of us spend an exorbitant amount of time and energy -- not to mention money -- taking care of our bodies, and trying to keep ourselves looking and feeling our best. But when it comes to the mind, less attention (literally) is paid. Taking care of the mind can come as an afterthought, and often …

A week with the iPad Air in three words: Believe. The. Hype.

All tech companies love to hype their shiny new gadgets. Nothing is ever a slightly better version of the last model, everything is a ‘breakthrough’, changes are always ‘dramatic’, performance is always ‘ground-breaking’.<p>Apple is of course the acknowledged master of the marketing arts, so if I’m …

Horoscopes (if astrology were a science)

It’s worryingly common to see people, even professional organisations, accidently use the term “astrology” when they mean “astronomy”. While phonetically similar, they are in fact very different things; astrology is an ancient system of divination, popular in several cultures, that makes …

7 Morning Mantras for Dreamers and Doers.

Dear Dreamer,<p>You are human, same as I, and we humans stumble often.<p>Sometimes we fall more than others because our illusions may have failed us, …

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

• Different kids with different levels of preparation come into a math class. Some of these kids have parents who have drilled them on math from a young age, while others never had that kind of parental input.<br>• On the first few tests, the well-prepared kids get perfect scores, while the unprepared kids …

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Hearst Magazines

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Do You Have The Courage To Survive And Thrive As An Entrepreneur?

Because you’re going to need a lot of it. And that’s just the beginning.<p>To be an entrepreneur you have to be willing to jump into the deep end. And that takes courage.<p>But courage is just the beginning. At a fundamental level, most entrepreneurs need to repeatedly overcome adversity and pursue …

Watch: 5 Surreal Gadgets for Surviving a Horrifying Apocalypse

Wouldn’t it be nice if the end of the world came and we were all just gone? Maybe it sounds defeatist, but just think how easy things would be if our …

30 minutes of exercise better for weight loss than longer workouts

A short daily workout of just 30 minutes a day can help dieters lose more weight than exercising for an hour, scientists have found.<p>For anyone wanting to lose weight, you may need to exercise less than you thought.<p>A new study has found that people who exercised for just half an hour a day lost a …

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Top Stories<p>The Latest News from the UK and Around the World | Sky News<p>LIVE: Trump waves at protesters as he plays golf<p>US President Donald Trump is …

Why Your Brain Loves Yoga

<i>By Gabriel Axel for U.S. News</i><p>I began my journey as an aspiring neuroscientist determined to understand the basis of what makes us human. What was our most fundamental essence that allowed us to be, express, and function in all the wondrous ways that we do? I knew the answer had to lie in the brain, …

Feel Good Yoga Benefits and Philosophy

Seven Steps for Achieving Happiness On and Off the Yoga Mat

I can’t take credit for this, but I’d like to share these simple, straightforward steps to happiness from Jason Wachob over at MindBodyGreen.com, who …

The 5 Yoga Poses You Should Do Every Morning

Morning time: The birds are singing, you haven’t checked your e-mail yet, and you have a moment of peace before the day attacks. This is your opportunity to start the day off right. Like the common belief that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, your morning exercise routine is one of …

How your brain could control my body over the Internet

Usually, one brain controls one body. Scientists at the University of Washington have figured out how to make one brain control two bodies.<p>And no, it’s not science fiction.<p>One researcher, Rajesh Rao, wore a cap studded with electrodes and hooked up to a electroencephalography machine, which senses …