Brent Markowski

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What It Means If You’re Attracted To Other People

A sex researcher tells you everything you need to know about crushes<p>It shouldn’t shock you to learn that your wife or partner may be attracted to other men. You’ve probably checked out other women—maybe even fantasized about one—in the last 24 hours.<p>But that doesn’t mean this information is easy to …

Richard Dawkins: Religion could be altering the biological evolution of humans

Religion could be influencing the course of human evolution, atheist and evolutionary biologist Richard Dawkins said in an interview published …

6 reasons why everyone should learn Español

Spanish may be the best choice of all for a second language, which is why its popularity in schools is soaring worldwide.<p>In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, here are some reasons why you should <i>estudiar</i>.<p>1. Spanish isn't a foreign language anymore<p>In the US, Spanish is rising ahead of any other …

Language Learning

Here's how a 'camp' operates at Burning Man

While some "turn-key" fancy camps have a full staff cooking and cleaning for them, most festival-goers sign up for a week of chores to help their camp function as a community.<p>Check out the daily duties of what it takes to make a camp function...

Living Rooms

Ultimate One Day Detox: Infographic

So that one cookie turned into two, which turned into five. And that cookie monster session turned into a weekend of boozy brunches and drinks with …

Weight Loss

The world 'largely likes' the US, says global survey

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1175000/1175796_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534576674_282c7f2d719987a70446fe7341c6fa3f<p><b>A global survey of 40 countries by the Pew Research Center finds that large numbers of people have a favourable opinion of the United States, its</b> …

Political Science

Square Pegs: Entrepreneurs Don't Fit Within U.S. Visa Categories

Soon after Tahmina Watson founded her immigration law firm in 2009, she began to hear the same complaint from her clients, would-be entrepreneurs working for U.S. companies: they couldn’t leave their jobs to launch their startups unless they also left the United States. That’s because the United …

These brutally honest travel tips will keep you from embarrassing yourself in 15 different countries

It's one thing to look like a goofy tourist while traveling — but offending the locals is even worse.<p>With that in mind, Reddit users have spent the last 24 hours answering the following question: "What should tourists NEVER do in your country?"<p>Like a similar Quora thread from a few months ago, the …

Northern Ireland

Does a Multiverse Fermi Paradox Disprove the Multiverse?

Having just orbited our way through another summer solstice, it feels like time to let slip some more speculative ideas before the hot days of the …

Why some people can get away with so little sleep

In a crazy sleep experiment a few years ago, I reduced my sleep from eight hours to a little more than four. I managed to do it by following a polyphasic sleep schedule, where I got a few hours of sleep at night and took short naps during the day. I was quite proud of myself—but then I discovered …

Sleep