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Science Says These 23 Words are the Oldest in the World | Inc.com

Not a lot of things last over a thousand years; even fewer last over 10,000.<p>Yet a British research team has put together a list of what they called "ultraconserved words," or words that have remained basically unchanged for a stunning 15,000 years.<p>The researchers say this is because they all …

Linguistics

The 12 Worst Habits for Your Mental Health

Depression is usually brought on by factors beyond our control—the death of a loved one, a job loss, or financial troubles. But the small choices you …

Mental Health

The nostalgic joys of the Scholastic Book Fair, explained

Few school-sponsored enrichment programs lend themselves to genuine nostalgia. The Presidential Fitness Test? Most people compartmentalize the memories of that one, lest they lead to traumatic flashbacks. DARE? In retrospect, a pretty hilarious failure, but not exactly the stuff of back-to-school …

Rosetta Mission Results Reveal Interesting Data

The European Space Agency (ESA) conducted a 10-year mission called Rosetta, which as planned, came to an end on 30 September 2016. Results from the …

NASA's $1 billion Jupiter probe just sent back breathtaking new images of the gas giant

A probe the size of a basketball court has taken unprecedented new images of Jupiter.<p>NASA's $1 billion Juno spacecraft, launched in August 2011, took five years to reach and settle into orbit around the gas giant, which is more than 415 million miles from Earth.<p>The probe has so far photographed …

Astronomy

Cassini snaps a tiny moon shaping Saturn's ring

A little satellite can make big waves.<p>Saturn has moons like a dog has fleas, and they're all fascinating in their own ways. This new picture from NASA's Cassini probe shows off the peculiarity of Daphnis, a moon so tiny it wasn't discovered until 2005. It's just 8 kilometres (5 miles) across, and …

Astronomy

Donald Trump is the 'canary in the coal mine': Bill Morneau

‘We will continue to have people who are challenged to see how advantages for our overall economy are actually an advantage for their family’<p>Donald …

Trudeau's Delegation To Shimon Peres Funeral Praised By Israeli Officials

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won the approval of his Israeli hosts for the size and quality of Canada's delegation to Friday's funeral of …

Why Having a Working Mom is the Best Thing Ever

<i>This article first appeared in She's Fit to Lead (www.shesfittolead.com).</i><p>When I was younger, I envied kids with stay-at-home moms. Growing up, my neighbor (and best friend) had a mom who was always around. She was there to drive us to countless sports practices, actively attend any and every school …

The 10 Best Carbs to Eat for Weight Loss

For years we've been hearing that cutting carbs should be a cornerstone of most diets when you're trying to lose weight … but not so fast! Turns out, there are some carbs you're going to want to keep around.<p>For <i>years</i> we've been hearing that cutting carbs should be a cornerstone of most diets when …

40 great quotes about marriage

9 Simple Habits to Start Now for a More Energetic Day Tomorrow

Let’s just accept the fact that most of us don’t cook healthy meals every night, hit the gym every morning or have the best sleep habits. However, there are some simple ways to start working on healthy habits that don’t require you to have the discipline of a drill sergeant. Pick and choose which …

10 Banned Foods Americans Should Stop Eating (Infographic)

There is little doubt that in terms of quality, much of the food sold in the United States lags behind those sold in other nations. In fact, what you …

Infographics

10 Steps To Conquering Information Overload

We’ve all heard the phrase “information overload.”<p>It reminds us of tweets, texts, emails, the endless stream of interesting articles on Facebook, those viral videos we can’t help but click on, the numerous phone photos and videos we take, Secret posts, fleeting Snapchat photos and more.<p>But actually …

How to Lose a Pound By Next Week

In order to lose one pound a week, you need to burn 3,500 calories per week, or 500 per day. But exercise is just one piece of the weight-loss puzzle. If you make diet changes by cutting calories during any given meal, then you won't be bound to intense 500-calorie burning workouts every day—you'll …

Mars rover confirms iron mineral in foothills - Futurity

The first drill sample NASA's Curiosity rover took from foothills of a mountain on Mars confirms high amounts of hematite, an iron oxide mineral.

HarperCollins warehouse closure rewrites Canada’s publishing scene

On Tuesday afternoon, Sarah MacLachlan stood in front of a class of creative-writing students at Humber College in Toronto. A couple of hours earlier, the president and publisher of House of Anansi Press had been notified that the HarperCollins warehouse in suburban Toronto, where her company's …

Harper Collins