Christian Maley

16 Flips | 1 Magazine | 453 Likes | 8 Followers | @ChristianMaley | Keep up with Christian Maley on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Christian Maley”

7 surprising facts that can help you learn anything faster

But some people keep studying — and thinking — the same way all their lives.<p>Thankfully, cognitive science has taken a look at how people actually learn. The results are surprising and super helpful.

Study Skills

10 Mind-Blowing TED Talks On How To Be Confident, Gorgeous- And A Better Person

1. Your Body Language Influences the Way You Feel<p>In this video, social Psychologist Amy Cuddy discusses research that shows how body language shapes …

A Bright Future For Sustainable Energy Technologies

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Renewable energy (RE) technologies are receiving increasing attention in the Gulf region, showcasing the gas- and oil-rich GCC countries’ …

Renewable Energy

Frequent spicy meals linked to human longevity

Seven-year study of adults in China matches regular consumption of spicy foods, such as chilli peppers, to 14% reduced risk of death<p>People who request an extra kick to their curry could also be adding years to their life, according to a large study which linked frequent consumption of spicy food to …

Strong leadership needed on carbon reduction policies

The truth is that Australia's lack of diversification is economically reckless. Most of our electricity generation is reliant on coal; an …

Fossil Fuels

Obama is planning on introducing unprecedented pollution controls on American power plants

The White House said its revised Clean Power Plan will increase the required cuts in carbon emissions from the power sector, demanding they be slashed 32 percent from 2005 levels by 2030. The administration's draft regulation, released a year ago, had required cuts of 30 percent.<p>The regulation will …

Clean Power Plan

Bill Gates just revealed the 3 things that he thinks could prevent humanity's worst-case scenario

Bill Gates is a big believer in the idea that humanity is making progress on some of its biggest problems. But until recently, he hasn't spoken much about the issue that could make poverty, disease, and violence far worse than they are today: climate change.<p>In his most recent Gates Notes post, he …

Bill Gates

7 Simple Tweaks That Make Your Brain Work Remarkably Well

Your brain is influenced by a wide array of factors. Here's how to get it working at its best.<p>Have you gotten through all the important tasks you need or hope to get done today? Neither have I. Yet with ever-more-loaded schedules, tight deadlines, and the constant flow of new opportunities, most of …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

Exercise Can't Save Us: Our Sugar Intake Is The Real Culprit, Say Experts

In a fascinating and scorching editorial in the <i>British Journal of Sports Medicine</i>, three authors argue that the myth that exercise is the key to weight loss – and to health – is erroneous and pervasive, and that it must end. The evidence that diet matters more than exercise is now overwhelming, …

6 Awesome Ways to Eat Scrambled Eggs for Breakfast

Scrambled eggs are a perfect weekday breakfast option—here are six great ways to cook them.<p><i>Associate web editor Rochelle Bilow really loves breakfast. Sure, she’s a morning person by nature, but what she really digs about breakfast is that it’s an opportunity to start the day on the right foot.</i> …

Can These Tools Help Us Live On Less Sleep? Doctors Say Dream On

Sleep pros weigh sleep apps, sleep hacking, and experimental sleep technology against basic sleep hygiene.<p>The fantasy of sleeping less while achieving more is far older than the Internet, where today you can find a slew of tips and new, high-tech solutions that claim to track and optimize our sleep …

Uniting Psychology and Spirituality: Awareness Is Freedom

Psychology and spirituality are often seen as opposite, even antagonistic, ventures. The scientists who conduct psychological research raise their eyebrows skeptically when the topic of spirituality is raised: It all seems so fuzzy and subjective. On the other hand, spiritual practitioners are …

Epic California drought is preview of future global warming mega-droughts

California's mountain snowpack has vanished.<p>Typically, the snowpack provides up to 30% of the state's annual freshwater resources and is at a …