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The dark side of the brain: Too much emotional intelligence is a bad thing

A new study suggests that profound empathy may come at a price<p>Recognizing when a friend or colleague feels sad, angry or surprised is key to getting along with others. But a new study suggests that a knack for eavesdropping on feelings may sometimes come with an extra dose of stress. This and other …

Emotional Intelligence

Trump, Ryan budgets will kill more Americans per year than all Muslim extremist attacks combined

Meals on Wheels. How far do you have to get down the scale of ideological depravity before your pen lands on <i>Meals on Wheels</i> as the thing you need to …

Al-Qaeda

It’s Official—Trumpcare Will Be a Nightmare for Women

The CBO analysis is in—24 million people kicked off insurance under the Obamacare rollback in a health-care massacre that will harm low-income …

20 Profound Quotes From a Japanese Zen Master That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

Ever heard of Kodo Sawaki? If not, then you’re in for a treat of wisdom today.<p>Kodo Sawaki is considered to be one of the most significant Zen masters …

Meditation

4 Exercises from Positive Psychology to Boost Your Happiness

All of us have experienced times when a dark cloud just seems to be following us around. No matter what you do, it just seems that you can’t seem to …

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Anthony Bourdain Reveals His Secret for Making Perfect Scrambled Eggs

It's so much easier than you think.<p>Scrambled eggs might seem like a simple dish, but there's a lot of debate about how to make them the right way.<p>Top chef Anthony Bourdain is here to settle this breakfast dispute, once and for all. In a recent video for Tech Insider, the culinary king shared his …

Breakfast

There's No Way You Won't Laugh At One Of These 100 Tumblr Posts

Make yourself some tea — this'll take a while.

The Comic You Need To See If You're Dealing With Depression

Depression can be debilitating, but it’s often something many people try to hide. A forced smile or laugh can prevent family and friends from noticing pain, but that can do more harm than good.<p>Research shows that many people avoid asking for help because they're afraid of being judged or shamed for …

Depression

Birds Evolved From Dinosaurs In a 'Supercharged' Evolutionary Surge

"This one lineage of dinosaurs that became ever-more-birdy over time happened to hit on something successful."<p>Bird evolution is like a <i>Legend of Zelda</i> puzzle: the pieces may take a while to come together, but once they do, it's next-level.<p>Paleontologists have created what they claim is the most …

Dinosaurs

Giant Catfish Fossil Found in Egyptian Desert

Named by one of the few Egyptian women to pursue paleontology, the new fish species swam beside leggy whales 37 million years ago.<p>A new species of ancient animal plucked from the sands of Egypt is offering insight into the evolution of one of the most recognizable aquatic groups on Earth: the …

New Skin Patch Monitors Glucose and Delivers Diabetes Drugs

People with diabetes need to closely monitor their blood glucose levels multiple times every day, usually using a device that pricks their finger for …

New York City
Donald Trump

'We've Been in Continuous Crisis for 45 Days'

The Trump administration hasn’t even faced a major foreign-policy challenge yet.<p>The spokesman for Vladimir Putin gave a funny answer on Monday when asked about Donald Trump’s claims that Barack Obama had wiretapped Trump’s phones during the 2016 presidential campaign. The Russian government “should …

Donald Trump

Explainer: what are blood groups and why do they matter?

If you’ve ever needed a blood transfusion, or donated blood, you probably would have been asked your blood type. While it was once thought all blood …

How nature creates forest diversity

Forests, especially tropical forests, are home to thousands of species of trees—sometimes tens to hundreds of tree species in the same forest—a level …

This biology teacher destroyed transphobic myths with one science lesson

“Alternative facts” have become par for the course in 2017, so it’s more important than ever to use good, old-fashioned “real facts” to combat …

Frozen Foods That Are Worth the Freezer Space

In honor of National Frozen Food Day (it’s today, in case you didn’t know) we’ve asked dietitians to share some pros and cons of frozen foods: …

Gordon Ramsay's Most Helpful Tips for Beginner Cooks

For most of us, our first impression of Gordon Ramsay was via his frightening on-screen persona—the one that sparked an entire dictionary of …

21 Celebrities You Had No Idea Voiced Disney Characters

Animated films these days bring quite a bit of star power. From Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel in 2013's <i>Frozen,</i> to Amy Poehler and Mindy Kaling in …

Walt Disney Company

Sex Makes Life Better, Study Says

Ever wondered if having sex is a good thing, an act that could actually make you a more productive person and help you perform better at work? Wonder …

Research

Jaw-dropping Jupiter: NASA's Juno mission eyes the gas giant

Jupiterrise

Astronomy

Towards A New Understanding Of Dark Matter

Dark matter remains largely mysterious, but astrophysicists keep trying to crack open that mystery. Last year’s discovery of gravity waves by the …

Dark Matter

Scientists Are Building Humanoid Robots Using Skin Grafts

Real Human Tissue<p>With all the advances being made in robotics in terms of capabilities, it was only a matter of time before researchers took it one …

Robotics

Republicans Finally Unveil Their Obamacare Replacement Plan

The new bill would keep some popular provisions of Obamacare, while getting rid of the law's individual mandate and offering tax credits to people who buy health insurance.<p>WASHINGTON — Republican leaders in Congress have finally released their plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.<p>The …

16 easy one-pot pasta recipes for delicious weeknight dinners

What's better than a hearty bowl of pasta for dinner? Making that pasta dinner in one pot!<p>And even better? You'll only have one pot — or one slow cooker in the case of some of these tasty recipes — to clean after dinner. Here are 16 one-pot pasta recipes your whole family will enjoy, including a …

Cooking

Feud: Why Joan Crawford and Bette Davis' Rivalry Began Long Before Whatever Happened to Baby Jane?

Ryan Murphy’s new FX series <i>Feud</i> chronicles the bitter rivalry between screen legends Bette Davis and Joan Crawford as they film <i>Whatever Happened to</i> …

David Letterman has some thoughts about President Trump — and Designer Shoe Warehouse

That<p>David Letterman’s current dream interview would be President Trump comes as little surprise. After retiring in May 2015 and seemingly vanishing from the media landscape, Letterman’s been benched while others in late-night TV skewer politics like they’re shooting fish in a barrel.<p>"I would just …

Thousands of Kids Are Getting Sick From Drinking Hand Sanitizer

A new study found that thousands of American children have gotten sick from drinking alcohol-based hand sanitizer, both intentionally and …

Environmental Health