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How Meditation Can Help Anxiety

Fear is a negative emotion, unless you’re facing an actual threat and need to fight or flee. And the usefulness of fear is minimal in daily life, …

Mindfulness

Scientists discover 'trigger' which could stop breast cancer spreading

Researchers at the University of Edinburgh hope their findings will translate into new treatments to stop the progression of breast cancer<p>Breast cancer could be stopped from spreading to other parts of the body after a discovery by British scientists raised hopes of new lifesaving treatment for the …

Apple Intelligence Tries to Outsmart Google Now

After Google announced it would be adding a contextual prediction and search feature called Now on Tap to the next version of the Android operating …

This Guy Lost A Bet To His Cousin. The Winner Could Do The Loser’s Hair

Hansel Qiu’s extraordinary pineapple-inspired haircut is the result of of losing a bet to his cousin. The 20-year-old student at the University of …

If These 34 Geeky Newborn Baby Photos Aren’t What Kids Are For, I Don’t Know What Is.

Newborn babies can be a lot to handle, and the job of a new parent never stops. That means little to no sleep, so it can be hard to maintain your …

Geek

All the things you know if you're both a cat AND dog person

My family has only ever owned cats. We used to travel a lot to visit family in other states when I was younger, and it was just easier asking the …

Valve Announces Pre-Orders for the Steam Machine

Valve has finally announced pre-order sales of its hotly-anticipated Steam Machine. Considered<p>Valve has finally announced pre-order sales of its hotly-anticipated Steam Machine. Considered a viable contender to the PlayStation and Xbox that have largely dominated the gaming hardware market, avid …

Fallout 4 Never Launching On PlayStation 3 Or Xbox 360 (video)

Bethesda has this week revealed that anyone hoping to play the recently announced Fallout 4 on the older generation Xbox 360 or PlayStation 3 …

Gear & Gadgets

Stanford engineers develop state-by-state plan to convert U.S. to 100% clean, renewable energy by 2050 | Stanford News Release

June 8, 2015<p>Stanford engineers develop state-by-state plan to convert U.S. to 100% clean, renewable energy by 2050<p>Mark Z. Jacobson and colleagues …

Stanford University

A Psychologist Explains Why People Don't Give a Shit About Climate Change

We understand that we've really fucked up the environment, but most of us still can't be bothered to change our lifestyle.<p>The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced last month that the concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere surpassed 400ppm for the …

8 Educational Websites to Help Students Gain Important Learning Skills

June 8, 2015<br>The platforms we curated for you today provide a myriad of useful resources to help students gain important skills. These resources …

Education Technology

7 Things to Know Before Trying Crossfit

Crossfit is a lot like cilantro or "Keeping Up With The Kardashians" — you either love it or loathe it. Throwing barbells in the air, doing hundreds …

LA's First-Ever CatCon Was Adorable and Kind of Scary

There were celebrity cats on view, expensive cat-furniture for sale, and tons of cat memes turned into consumer products.<p>Maybe it's the dog person in me, but I was a little cynical when I first heard about CatCon. I wasn't quite sure what to expect, and the CatCon website didn't go into much …

Scientists are one step closer to growing replacement limbs

If the goal in medicine is to be able to repair people as if they were made out of Lego, then we just took a big stride towards that future. A team at Massachusetts General Hospital has managed to grow a rat's forearm that, theoretically, could open the door to whole-limb transplants. The team, led …

One Drop Of Blood Can Reveal Almost Every Virus A Person Has Ever Had — NOVA Next | PBS

A single drop of blood may contain nearly all the information you need to know about a person’s viral past.<p>The new experimental test, called VirScan, …

Animal Rights Campaigners Take First Step to Banning Bullfighting in France

<b>France has cut bullfighting from its cultural heritage list after pressure from animal rights activists.</b><p>Although bullfighting is better associated …