Collins Muema

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5 daily 20-minute habits that will make you a happier person

Despite the differences in what defines happiness for each person, there is consistency in actions you can take to increase your happiness.<p>In the guest post below from my friend and colleague Neil Pasricha, he shares 5 simple but powerful actions you can take to get started right now.<p>Neil is the …

Chelsea Transfer News: Antoine Griezmann Door Open, Gonzalo Higuain, Top Rumours

Link to Media<p>Chelsea have been given a boost in their reported pursuit of Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann as there is a "doubt" over whether the Frenchman will remain at the Vicente Calderon.<p>Per Sky Sports' Guillem Balague, though Griezmann is not "rushing to leave" Atleti, he is not …

Soccer

Fabregas: I knew nothing about De Bruyne before his £55m transfer to Manchester City

The Belgian returned to the Premier League in a club-record deal for City - but the Chelsea midfielder admits he knew little about his impressive displays in the Bundesliga<p>Cesc Fabregas admits he knew little about Kevin De Bruyne before the Belgian’s £55 million move to Manchester City.<p>The …

Soccer

Gazzetta serve Man United fans with an exciting Marouane Fellaini transfer rumour

Why was Marouane Fellaini at a Serie A game this week?Is it because he’s talking to other clubs about a possible move from Manchester United?That …

Soccer

Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata’s salary may be 'obscene’, but he is worth every penny, isn't he?

A headline on the Sky Sports website this week read: “Juan Mata says football is too commercial.” On a scale of irony, it was probably just above Denis Law relegating Manchester United in 1974, just behind Fulham selling Mousa Dembélé a few years ago and replacing him with a guy called Moussa …

Gossip column: Sanchez, Mkhitaryan, Hummels, Solanke, Pearson, Fellaini

<i>For a list of all the completed deals, check out the</i> transfers page.<p><b>Bayern Munich want to sign Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez and have enquired about the availability of the 27-year-old Chile international.</b> (Mirror)<p>Chelsea are interested in Borussia Dortmund midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan, 27, and …

Soccer

Pakistan's China Connection to Nuclear Trouble

Pakistan held its annual military day parade and displayed its new medium-range nuclear missiles last month, and it barely made a splash in …

National Security

9 Signs That You're An Ambivert

I’m sure you’ve been asked many times whether you’re an introvert or an extrovert. For some people, it’s an easy choice, but for most of us, it’s difficult to choose one way or the other.<p>It’s hard to choose because the introvert/extrovert dichotomy reflects a tired and outdated view of personality. …

Psychology

The people who refused to leave Chernobyl

It is 30 years since the world’s worst nuclear disaster. Fiona Macdonald explores the work of Andrej Krementschouk, who has documented destruction – and new life – at Chernobyl.

Chernobyl

Meet the Time Traveler Running for U.S. President

Adding to the madness of the 2016 US presidential election is American lawyer Andrew Basiago. He claims to have traveled through time nearly all his …

Time Travel

Iran and Russia move closer but their alliance has limits | Reuters

DUBAI/MOSCOW (Reuters) - When Iran took delivery of the first parts of an advanced Russian air defense system this month, it paraded the anti-aircraft missile launchers sent by Moscow to mark Army Day.<p>Russia's President Vladimir Putin (L), who arrived to attend the Gas Exporting Countries Forum …

Middle East

These underwater photos will change the way you see the ocean

An Earth Day celebration wouldn't be complete without a captivating peek into the mysterious depths of our planet's most species-rich yet mysterious ecosystem: the ocean.<p>From alien-like pelagic squid to spooky mantis shrimp, the winners of the 2015 Ocean Art Underwater Photo Contest do not …

Remembering the Time America Nuked Spain by Accident

Photographer and historian John Howard went to Palomares to photograph the nuclear disaster you've never heard of.<p>It's no secret that the American military is a fairly messed-up institution. If it's not being exposed for failing to combat the high rates of sexual assault and rape of female officers …

1 Question Is All You Need to Judge Someone's Personality

This research-backed shortcut can give you an instant sense of someone's character.<p>If you want to better understand someone's personality, there's no shortage of options. Psychologists have developed various checklists and inventories to evaluate everything from whether someone is a card-carrying …

A 2,000-Year History of Alarm Clocks

Before personal alarms, workers employed ‘knocker-uppers’ to bang on their doors.<p>A vintage alarm clock. (Photo: Public Domain)<p>Yi Xing was a bit of an …

Time Management

Is Buddhism paradoxical?

Buddhist literature is full of statements that sound paradoxical. In <i>Mahāyāna sūtras</i>, for instance, we repeatedly find claims of the form, “<i>x</i> is not <i>x</i>, …

7 tiny daily habits that can lead to huge results

Imagine that every choice you make in life is associated to a "bucket." Brushing your teeth goes in the "personal hygiene bucket."<p>Working on your novel goes in the "writing" or "creativity" bucket. Going to the gym goes in the "health" bucket. And so you have these five or six or 10 primary buckets …

This Rainbow Grilled Cheese Sandwich Is All the Rage in Hong Kong These Days

This colorful grilled cheese looks like it belongs in a My Little Pony show, but it’s actually a real treat that’s all the rage in Hong Kong. It’s …

Germany urges Belgium to shut nuclear reactors temporarily

<b>German Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks has asked Belgium to close two nuclear reactors temporarily because of concerns over safety.</b><p>The two ageing Doel 3 and Tihange 2 reactors were taken offline in 2012 when defects were found in the walls of the reactors' pressure vessels.<p>They were …

North Africa

Comment on Ray Kurzweil Predicts Three Technologies Will Define Our Future by Personal Bankruptcy Information | Mega Tech Software

[…] redeem their outstanding debts, since they do not possess any ways or means, or the resources. The futurist can aid you in your search for …

Ray Kurzweil

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The True Identities of a Hundred Pop Culture Icons Revealed

Originality is difficult. Try to come up with an original concept and odds are, you’re just taking bits and pieces from your previous experiences to …

What are the true risks of taking cannabis?

Can I get addicted, what are the short- and long-term effects and what can make cannabis harmful? Key questions answered<p>Can people overdose on cannabis?<p>Not easily. Scientists estimate that the lethal dose of THC, the active ingredient of the drug, is somewhere in the range of 15-70g. That is far …

Cannabis

This Video Game Teaches You To Design Patterns With Math

Iranian game maker Mahdi Bahrami’s Engare allows users to create their own intricate patterns found in Islamic art and architecture.<p>The intricate geometric patterns of Islamic art are not only visually stunning, they’re also some of the earliest examples of algorithmic art. Artisans would generate …