Cheryl Lyon

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The core factor of success is focus, and here’s how to get it

Peak performance experts say things like, “You should focus. You need to eliminate the distractions. Commit to one thing and become great at that thing.”<p>This is good advice. The more I study successful people from all walks of life—artists, athletes, entrepreneurs, scientists—the more I believe …

Self-improvement

These Meatballs Are So Good, You’ll Never Guess What’s In Them!

We’re meat-lovers over here all right, but that doesn’t mean we can’t appreciate (and absolutely adore) certain vegetarian dishes…especially if …

Bobby Brown 'completely numb' after death of daughter

ATLANTA (AP) — R&B singer Bobby Brown said Monday that his daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, was "an angel" and that the family must find a way to …

Numb

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Humans are endangering the most abundant animal on the planet

Barely longer than your thumb, weighing under an ounce and nearly translucent, delicate crustaceans known as krill are vital to ocean ecosystems around the world. In the waters that encircle Antarctica, krill are an essential food source for penguins, baleen and blue whales (which can eat as much …

Biodiversity

The Motorcycle Gang Behind Philly’s Biggest Pill Mill

How a Philadelphia doctor and a notoriously violent motorcycle gang joined forces to sell mass quantities of prescription pills.<p>Before building a …

Medicine

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 …

Photo by @davidalanharvey. I gotta love the end of my street in summer. It's where everyone goes to celebrate sunset. A common ritual worldwide. It's a short walk to the water yet I'll jump on my bike to go next door. Love just being on a bike. Shoot pictures from my bike. Today was magnificent light all day and it ended as you see. Asia turns out to be a pro hula hoop artist using led lights and sometimes fire. A boy on his bike. That's me this summer. #outerbanks #homesweethome #hulahoop

Hackaball turns to Kickstarter to fund programmable ball for kids

“Kids should be outside kicking balls around, not inside staring at more screens!” is a regular complaint about children’s apps. But what if they’re outside kicking a ball around that they’ve programmed using an iPad app?<p>That’s the pitch for Hackaball, a project trying to raise $100k on …

Kids

Facebook wants to bring free web access to 100 countries by end of year

BARCELONA — Facebook told a few members of the press this week that its Internet.org initiative, which aims get more of the world's population …

Why you really do get that from your father

We may look like our mothers but our genes have more in common with the paternal line, study finds<p>It is good news for put-upon husbands who fear their wife will turn out like their mother-in-law: scientists say that, genetically, we are more like our fathers.<p>A study has found that although we might …

Genetics