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Forget counting calories, fat and sugar – taking care of your gut is what matters

Ditching restrictive dieting and calorie-counting is the key to maintaining a healthy weight according to a leading scientist determined to change …

Mind healing: How to help an unhappy young person

The Young Women’s Trust, a charity that works for young women struggling to live on low or no pay, has recently commissioned a poll of over 4,000 young adults aged 18-30. The results suggest that an alarming proportion of them are feeling worn down, worried about the future and their mental health, …

Theory that challenges Einstein's physics could soon be put to the test

Scientists behind a theory that the speed of light is variable - and not constant as Einstein suggested - have made a prediction that could be tested.<p>…

Physics

Trump’s latest Cabinet-level picks mark a move to diversify his administration

President-elect Donald Trump faces a challenge as he prepares for his move to the White House: selecting the men and women who will fill his administration.<p>The men and women the president-elect has selected for his Cabinet and White House team.<p>President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday began to …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump has inspired an “America First” stock market rally

What’s good for the world’s largest economy is usually good for the rest of the world. Usually.<p>Investors are betting that president-elect Donald Trump will fulfill key promises made during the campaign, namely an ambitious plan to rebuild infrastructure and an aggressive rollback of regulation. He …

Stock Markets

Turkey's president slams those who call Trump 'dictator'

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan asserted on Wednesday that many in the U.S. and Europe are branding U.S. President-elect …

Breakthrough: The cure for ageing is finally here!

Scientists at Caltech and UCLA have found how to replace the ageing cells in our body in a breakthrough study.<p>Throw out all those nip-and-tuck …

Scientists created a mobile game to help detect the early onset of dementia

In the mobile video game Sea Hero Quest, you play an ocean explorer recovering your aging sailor father’s lost memories. But along the way, you’re also helping advance Alzheimer’s research in the real world.<p>Everything you do becomes a data point for scientists to use later on. You move through …

Alzheimer's Disease

Consciousness Is Not The Voice In Your Head

I’ve been pondering a fascinating theory first published by Julian Jaynes in his 1976 book <i>The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the</i> …

Can We Teach Algorithms Right From Wrong?

We need to treat the standards by which artificial intelligences will operate just as seriously as those that govern our legal systems and how we …

Computer Science courses with video lectures

Please Note: UC Berkeley course videos to be taken offline on 15th March 2017. As per website, Beginning March 15, 2017, iTunesU Course Capture …

Online Education

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Here’s How Donald Trump Could End America’s New Feudalism

Trump tapped into a class rebellion among workers left behind our the post-industrial, asset-inflated new economy. It remains to be seen if he’s up …

Zen Buddhism in Ancient Korea

Buddhism was introduced from China to ancient Korea in the 4th century BCE and adopted as the official state religion by the Kingdoms of Baekje, …

Is Physical Law an Alien Intelligence? - Issue 42: Fakes

Perhaps Arthur C. Clarke was being uncharacteristically unambitious. He once pointed out that any sufficiently advanced technology is going to be …

The Thought Experiment that Broke Your Brain

Here’s a little thought experiment you can try at home. Identify a Clinton supporter who cares deeply about keeping abortion legal. Ask the person if …

Dilbert

Scientists Have Set a Distance Record With a New Type of Electric Current

It could power a hard drive without energy loss.<p>Researchers have generated a new type of electric current that's superconductive - also known as a …

Quantum Physics

Trump to supporters harassing minorities: 'Stop it'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump on Sunday told his supporters to stop harassing minorities, in his first televised sit-down interview since becoming President-elect.<p>"I am so saddened to hear that," Trump told CBS' Lesley Stahl on "60 Minutes" when she said Latinos and Muslims are facing harassment. …

If You're Going to Clone the Near-Perfect Leader, Include These 6 Traits in the Prototype

Just in case you have a human cloning machine handy, don't forget these.<p>In our experience as leadership coaches, and collecting evidence from the literature that informs our methodology, companies that do exceptionally well are often led by servant leaders who are catalysts for change and bring out …

Leadership

The swing of financial markets after Donald Trump’s victory is a strong indicator of what’s to come

Global financial markets plunged—and then recovered—as Donald Trump won the US presidential election.<p>The Standard & Poor’s 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average were up about half a percent around noon as investors more calmly absorbed the election results following a night of panic. Futures on …

Stock Markets

A twice-divorced Saudi mother of 6 reinterprets Islamic law

When Souad al-Shammary posted a series of tweets about the thick beards worn by Saudi clerics, she never imagined she would land in jail.<p>She put up images of several men with beards: An Orthodox Jew, a hipster, a communist, an Ottoman Caliph, a Sikh, and a Muslim. She wrote that having a beard was …

Why Deep Learning is Radically Different from Machine Learning

There is a lot of confusion these days about Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning (DL). There certainly is a massive …

Leaked NASA Paper Shows The 'Impossible' EM Drive Really Does Work

Did we just achieve fuel-less propulsion?<p>The results of NASA's tests on the 'impossible' EM Drive have been leaked, and they reveal that the …

Space Travel

10 Success lessons from JK Rowling – “Billionaire Author” for entrepreneurs

Share58<p>Tweet<p>Share40<p>+15<p>Shares 103<p>British author JK Rowling wrote the first Potter books while a single mother living on welfare. Written on a manual …

This CV landed me interviews at Google and more than 20 top startups

During my senior year of college, I decided that I wasn't going to become another boomerang kid that moved back home, jobless and with no plan for …

Where To Start As A Front-End Web Developer?

by Bradley Nice, Content Manager at ClickHelp.co — professional technical writing tool<p>Front-end development is like an ocean. You happen to have a …

These guys built a $273 million startup from discarded computers and an almost secret source of seed money

Founded in 2010 by CEO Mohit Lad and CTO Ricardo Oliveira from their grad school work at UCLA, ThousandEyes helps ensure that when bits of the internet go down, companies can avoid being taken down too — even if the problem is on the internet and out of their control.<p>"We worked together at UCLA …

Julian Assange claims Libya was Hillary Clinton's war, FBI out for payback over her resistance

WikiLeaks has released the 30th batch of Podesta emails, bringing the total number of published documents to over 47,000.<p>Julian Assange has said that …