Christina Motta

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12 Money Rules to Live By

Sometimes one-size-fits-all advice works just fine.<p>One-size-fits-all financial advice isn’t supposed to work. We’re all as unique as snowflakes, so …

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an estimated $3.5 billion …

Public Health

The birth of a psychopath

<b>(CNN) —</b> After every horrific crime that shocks us, the next question we often ask is, "How could anyone do such a thing?"<p>If the criminal is a psychopath, the answer is very simple. They don't feel empathy or guilt. So instead of asking, "How could they do this horrible thing?" the more pertinent …

Psychology

Tiger parents raise anxious cubs: The lifelong damage of harsh parenting

New research suggests children with demanding parents are more prone to anxiety disorders in adulthood<p>Morgan E. Peck<p>June 3, 2015 8:30am (UTC)<p>This article was originally published by Scientific American.<p>In an age when the formula for success seems infinitely regressive—when having a good career …

Middle School

Why food labels are wrong about calories

Food labels say how many calories a food contains. But what they don’t tell you is how many calories you actually get out of your food.<p>Food labels …

Mad Max Style

FASHION SHOPPING<p>The latest installment of George Miller’s post-apocalyptic saga Mad Max: Fury Road has been nominated in the Best Motion Picture - …

Water: the strangest chemical in the universe – video

You think you know water, but you don't. And if it wasn't so odd, you wouldn't be here. So how does this seemingly everyday substance turn out to be an epic scientific story of a strange molecule that connects you to everyone and everything else and the rest of the universe? Science broadcaster …

Universe

Philly Cheesesteak Breakfast Wrap #SundaySupper

This week, Sunday Supper is partnering with The Beef Checkoff to develop beef recipes fit for the 30-Day Protein Challenge and I couldn’t be more …

Find the Omega Centauri star cluster

Tonight – or any night in the coming weeks – let the sparkling blue-white star Spica act as your guide to the Omega Centauri globular star cluster. …

Universe

13 Eggs Benedict Recipes Bound to Cure Boring Breakfasts

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Eggs Benedict. One of those dishes that we all love but are a little too intimidated to make at home. Poaching the perfect eggs and …

Atheist mom teaches kid how to pray, and other adventures in God

I once believed in God, in Jesus, in going to church and even in listening to (uplifting and terrible) Christian rock. I believed the people in my church were good, until a few were homophobic and hateful. Then in questioning them, I began questioning the entire institution. I stopped going to …

The church is leading you to hell (read why)

As many as I love, I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore and repent. – Revelation 3:19.<br>Much of the church today is living a lie. Many of you …

Christianity and Homosexuality

I have a Christian friend wrestling with the fact that his son is gay. He reached out to me on Facebook, remembering two posts of mine that dealt …

If you want to seem smarter, pick up the phone

One good reason to ditch the computer and pick up the phone: you'll actually seem smarter.<p>"The Sound of Intellect," a new study from Nicholas Epley, a professor at the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business, and doctoral candidate Juliana Schroeder, shows that people have more favorable …

University of Chicago