Brian Aragon

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The 5 Habits That Will Make You Happy, According to Science

So what’s going to make you happy? Let’s get more specific: what’s going to make your <i>brain</i> happy? And let’s focus on things that are simple and easy …

Scientists create quantum entanglement at room temperature

Quantum entanglement, where two particles are inextricably linked, is a real thing. However, creating that odd behavior has been extremely difficult so far -- you have to cool things down to near absolute zero to pull it off on a significant scale. Or rather, you did. Researchers have successfully …

Quantum Physics

8 ways to use emotional intelligence to increase your success

They were taught to be an Archie Bunker-type of leader. Whenever someone showed too much emotion in the "All in the Family" sitcom, Archie would shout, "Stifle! Stifle!" In other words, he was saying, "Forget about all that touchy-feely relationship stuff."<p>If you were taught that, it's got to be …

Emotional Intelligence

19 changes to make in your 20s to set yourself up for lifelong success

In fact, one psychologist calls this time period the "defining decade," since it sets the stage for the rest of your life.<p>We understand that might sound intimidating. To reduce some of the pressure, we put together a road map of sorts based on several Quora threads on how to make the most of your …

Libraries

How to Make Your Relationship Last: 3 Secrets Backed by Research

The beginning of a relationship is amazing. But often, it starts to fizzle out later on…<p>The things you used to love about them start to annoy you. …

The Virtue of Being Short

Taller does not mean healthier. It's more likely the opposite.<p>If you've ever had a tall man stand in front of you at a concert, blocking your view, and wished that he would have a heart attack, the odds were against you.<p>Tall men are less likely to develop heart disease than are short men, according …

How to Tell if Combining Finances with Your Partner is a Bad Idea

Sometimes separate accounts make for happier couples.<p>A joint bank account can be the ultimate form of financial intimacy.<p>So say Derek and Carrie …

Complaining, for Your Health

The mental and physical benefits of airing your grievances<p>In his 1964 book <i>Games People Play</i>, psychiatrist Eric Berne describes what he calls the “Yes, but” communication pattern: First, one person states a problem. Next, another person responds by offering suggestions on how to solve it. The first …

Report Finds Security Risk in High-Tech Cars

Vehicles that use wireless technology have major gaps in security and customer privacy, according to a report about to be released by U.S. Senator …

With Great Wealth Comes Great Responsibility

<b>A new generation of ultra-wealthy inheritors is out to change the world – and traditional notions of philanthropy.</b><p>So much for that sense of entitlement. A recent study of 114 ultra-wealthy inheritors (net worth = US$100 million or more) found that most do not believe that their exceptional wealth …

New wireless services from Google and Cablevision will lean heavily on Wi-Fi

It looks like Republic Wireless — the upstart cellular service that uses Wi-Fi and falls back to Sprint when necessary — was onto something when it launched back in 2011.<p>Rumors have popped up in recent days that Google is prepping to launch a wireless MVNO that uses both Sprint and T-Mobile …

8 Ways To Be More Creative At Work, From The Mind Behind “Brain Games”

By Susan Karlin5 minute Read<p>Who do you think you are?<p>More specifically, <i>when</i> are you most who you are?<p>According to National Geographic Channel’s …

Employment

The best security apps and antivirus protection for Android

Your phone probably has sensitive information on it, so it may be a good idea to install some security software. There is some debate about whether …

A Mind For Numbers. How To Excel At Math And Science (Even If You Flunked Algebra).

25.01.2015<p>review by Irena Domachowska<p>When I first started to teach myself how to program, I self-diagnosed myself with dysprogrammeria - a natural …