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What is the difference between bipolar disorder and ordinary mood swings?

The condition causes episodes of clinical depression and mania.<p>Many of us have heard the term bipolar used in the wrong circumstances – perhaps most …

No fizzy drinks, no juice: Here's what to drink to be healthy

We all know that fizzy drinks are bad for our health, but the latest research proves just how terrible they are. News that sugary sodas cause 8,000 diabetes cases each year follows a government report last week calling for consumers to minimize their intake of squash and fizzy drinks. Even sugar …

9 horrible things the Christian right does because “God” said it was OK

<b>(Twin Design via Shutterstock)</b><p>Hobby Lobby isn’t alone. Evangelicals routinely manipulate the Bible’s teachings to serve their political agenda<p>Valerie Tarico<p>July 14, 2015 7:00am (UTC)<p>Christians may be a super majority in the U.S. They may control the U.S. Congress and, as we all were reminded …

Why Conscious Thought Is Mostly An Illusion, And What That Means For Public Speakers

A new theory, just published in the journal <i>Behaviour and Brain Sciences</i> (Morsella et al., 2015), reaffirms what I argued in <i>Power Cues</i>: our conscious minds have less control over our lives than our unconscious minds – much less control than most people think. That misunderstanding is, of course, …

Pre-Crastination: The Opposite of Procrastination

Procrastination is a well-known and serious behavioral problem involving both practical and psychological implications. Taxpayers commonly put off …

Procrastination

What Everyone Is Forgetting About Millennials

You can analyze millennials until you're blue in the face. It doesn't change this one fact.<p>Elizabeth Segran published an interesting article in <i>Fast Company</i> a few days ago, about hotel patriarch Marriott's concern over becoming antiquated.<p>According to Segran, Marriott's high-quality product ensured …

Hospitality

Do This Stretch for Bigger, Bolder Shoulders

It’s super simple, but super effective at combating tight shoulders and increasing muscle gains<p>There’s nothing that defines a well-shaped torso like a pair of broad <b>shoulders</b>.<p>As a result, guys spend a lot of time working their shoulders with overhead exercises. But if you’re not doing the wall …

Venus & Jupiter to pair in spectacular 'Star of Bethlehem' conjunction

The two brightest planets Venus and Jupiter are to appear so close in the sky in the upcoming nights that they will be seen like a single super …

5 Daily Habits to Improve Brain Growth

Forget crossword puzzles and brain-training apps. Try these daily practices to truly grow your brain.<p>We’d all love our brains to process information faster and have better memory recall. While you might think doing crossword puzzles, math puzzles like Sudoku, or brain-training apps will keep your …

The Brain

Scientists discover fundamental property of light – 150 years after Maxwell

Light plays a vital role in our everyday lives and technologies based on light are all around us. So we might expect that our understanding of light …

The Supreme Court Cited Confucius In Its Marriage Equality Ruling And The Chinese Internet Went Wild

Justice Kennedy cited Confucius, and it got people in China asking: Would the ancient philosopher approve same-sex marriage?<p>Same-sex marriage hasn't been legalized in China. It remains common for LGBT Chinese people to enter into heterosexual marriages and live their lives hiding their identities, …

Want To Be More Creative? Your Personality May Hold The Key

Are you focused or does your mind wander? Increase your creativity by using a cognitive approach that best suits your personality.<p>Creative insight tends to strike one of two ways: either we labor over our work for hours and eventually find an innovative solution, or we’re driving in a car or lying …

Creativity

What It's Like to Be a Lesbian in Love With a Man

Rob Stothard—Getty Images<p>Eduardo Munoz—Reuters<p>Eduardo Munoz—Reuters<p>Rob Stothard—Getty Images<p>Clodagh Kilcoyne—Getty Images<p>Roberto Finizio—Pacific …

LGBTQI

Writing your first Android app - everything you need to know

There are lots of reasons why you might want to write an Android app. Maybe you have a great idea and you want to build a prototype, maybe you just want to learn to program for Android, maybe it is part of a school or college course, or maybe you are just curious. Whatever the motivation, building …

Android News

'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Sequel Gets Official Title

2014's "Guardians of the Galaxy" was a massive hit. Even before the movie managed to pull in close to $800,000,000 at the box office worldwide, we knew there was going to be a sequel (even before the movie hit theaters we knew there was going to be a sequel). Now that sequel has a name.<p>On Monday, …

The Strange Link Between Junk Food and Depression

Of our many modern diseases, one of the biggest burdens on society is an unexpected one: depression, according to the World Health Organization. And …

Holistic Medicine

The Jurassic Shield

Some dinosaurs are better at hiding than others. There’s no single reason for their edge. Some were rare. Others too small to gain much notice from the paleontologists who were set on finding large, imposing specimens for museum centerpieces. Still more became preserved in slices of rock that …

A Private View of Quantum Reality

Christopher Fuchs describes physics as “a dynamic interplay between storytelling and equation writing. Neither one stands alone, not even at the end …

How cards are taking over Web design

As a design framework for organizing large amounts of content – image, headline, main text, call-to-action (such as a share button or link) – on an equal plane, cards have become the go-to structure for the container style of design.<p>Furthermore, this emphasis on organization and clarity extends …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

A Parallel Universe --"Is It Revealed at the Quantum Level?" (Weekend Feature)

The Texas Tech University professor of chemistry and biochemistry said that quantum mechanics is a strange realm of reality. Particles at this atomic …

Start A Fire

Best Exercises To Do At Your Desk

New Best Friends: Adorable Video Shows A Dog Playing Tag With A Wild Deer [Video]

An adorable video shows a dog and deer playing what appears to be a game of tag in a man’s front yard. He captured the exchange on video, and says …