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The military is building a space plane. Now it looks to have an engine up to the task

A new generation of GPS satellites is set to launch into orbit later this year. As with other national security missions, a roughly 200-foot-tall rocket will blast the massive satellite to space, fulfilling a contract worth more than $80 million.<p>But as nations develop technology to disable or shoot …

Aviation

This is Your Brain on Fatherhood

If you’re a bat-eared fox, a handful of things in life are certain: adorably gargantuan ears, tasty termites and some serious quality time with …

Fish

CIA Mind Control Survivors Seek Restitution From Canadian Government

Some patients' memories were wiped.<p>More than 40 years after the notorious MK Ultra program became public knowledge, the CIA’s mind-control program is …

Canadian Government

It Can Be Done: How to Get Rid of Belly Fat Without Doing a Single Sit-Up

There are a lot of misconceptions—and even myths—surrounding belly fat and how to banish it. What we often envision in the rulebook for de-bloating …

Nutrition

How to Make Homestyle Egg Fried Rice 2 Ways

Battle of the parents.<p>July 16, 2018<p>Fried rice is a childhood favorite for most kids. It's easy enough to make on your own, and there are so many …

Recipes

It's not your imagination — scientists say other people are probably watching, even when you think they aren't

I like the catchy term that scientists recently came up with to describe a common psychological phenomenon: the "invisibility cloak illusion." I don't quite like what it describes.<p>According to the scientists, and their 2016 paper in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, we incorrectly …

Psychology

The Costanza ‘opposite’ strategy to win friends and influence people

During one of the most famous episodes (“The Opposite”) of the TV show Seinfeld, loveless and unemployable character, George Costanza decides to stop …

Albert Einstein

The 6+1 = 7 day writing strategy…

A foolproof way to build quality, quantity and audience.I know, how it hurts when someone says that you should stop trying to flaunt and flacking …

Writing

Changing mindsets and behavior, one “nudge” at a time | Organization

July 16, 2018 – <i>by Anna Güntner, Bill Schaninger and Julia Sperling</i><p>Our understanding of the unconscious mind has come a long way since Sigmund Freud, …

Psychology

The Supernatural Gift You Have, According To Your Zodiac Sign

So, what's your super power? Truth is, everyone has a magical ability, it's just a matter of channeling it. In fact, if you believe in astrology, I …

Spirituality

6 advanced bussing tips for next-level mix cohesion

<b>Once you fully understand the fundamentals of grouping tracks and bussing mixer channels to simplify and streamline the mixing process, you're</b> …

Music Production

These 3 Moves Will Make You Feel Like Your Abs Are On Fire, In A Good Way

Ready, set, plank.<p>As an Instagram star and founder of the Body Love App, Anna Victoria is a fitness force to be reckoned with. Not only does she love …

This Is When You Should Eat Your Lightest And Heaviest Meals Of The Day

Timing matters.<p>When it comes to eating healthily, in the right amounts and maintaining your body shape, we’ve heard so many different rules, it’s a little exhausting. Some people say you can eat whatever you want as long as you hit around 1,200 calories a day, others say throw out calorie counting, …

The truth about fasting: Does the 72-hour water fast really work? We tried it and the results were surprising

W hat it would be like if you had no food for three days? No coffee, no juice, no supplements. Just plain old water. Well, let me tell you...<p>First of …

One Couple’s Journey From Debt to $1.5 Million in Savings

When Al and Lesia Riddick got married 16 years ago, they had about $150,000 in debt, including a student loan, a car loan and a mortgage.<p>Now they're …

Personal Finance

Stranger than fiction: the most shocking documentaries ever

Last weekend saw the US release of the new documentary Three Identical Strangers, a historical footnote too unlikely for anyone to have dreamt up. During the 80s, three young men named Robert Shaffran, Edward Galland, and David Kellman discovered that they were identical triplets separated at …

Child Abuse

Most highly paid programmers know Python. You can learn it via an online course for just $44.

Contrary to what <i>Silicon Valley</i> portrays, you’ll need more than drive and intelligence to land a high-paying job in the tech world. You’ll need to be …

Infographic: Timeless tips to make you a better writer

Writing is darn near impossible to master, but there are methods to ease our editorial madness.<p>An infographic posted by GrammarCheck serves up eight …

How to Shoot Awesome Long Exposure Photos at Night: 6 Tips from Serge Ramelli

Long exposure photography, when done right, can produce some stunning images. Even better is long exposure photography at night, which can transform …

These 10 Books Might Just Save Your Life

This week, we scanned Amazon’s bestseller list for the highest-rated survival books and pulled the best, most authoritative reviews for each.<p><b>Bushcraft 101: A Field Guide to the Art of Wilderness Survival ($10)</b><p>“Good read. I learned a hell of a lot about wood, resins, and fires from this book. Dave …

You Have 20 Minutes to HIIT It!

When you don't have time to mess around at the gym, try this quick, at-home HIIT workout. It's only 20 minutes and requires no equipment, so you can fit in your fitness no matter where you are. Just press play, and get ready to work.

Three Common Mistakes Beginning Photographers Often Make

Photography is an appealing hobby because there’s no barrier to entry; you can just grab a camera and hit the pavement. That also means budding …

Photography

10 Ways to Make the Most of Your New Camera

<i>Photographs are an important part of the travel experience and, with so many budding photographers in this community, I wanted to create a</i> …

Start from Scratch Series: 6 Week Complete Beginner Program

Workout Summary<p>Main Goal<p>Build Muscle<p>Workout Type<p>Split<p>Training Level<p>Beginner<p>Program Duration6 weeks<p>Days Per Week<p>4<p>Time Per Workout30-45 …

Exercise

10 Bad Habits You Must Eliminate from Your Daily Routine

You are the sum of your habits. When you allow bad habits to take over, they dramatically impede your path to success. The challenge is bad habits are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don't even notice the damage they're causing.<p><i>"Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are</i> …

Self Control

6 Tricks to Add Depth to Your Photos

One of the obstacles that all photographers face is figuring out how to make their images look less two-dimensional and more three-dimensional. Of …

Cold Weather Photography Tips

It’s winter, and baby it’s cold outside. If you live where it’s warm, go with the flow. When it’s cold, it’s a perfect time to get out and …

25 Photography New Year’s Resolutions

As each year comes to an end, there is the hope for a new year.What will you do different in your photography next year? What will you start doing, …

Street Photography

5 Tips How To Make Your Photography Look Magical

The key word is long exposure. Take a tripod and ND filters with you and the result will be totally different than handheld shots. ND (neutral …

Landscape Photography

Become a photography pro by mastering your camera’s manual mode

Smartphone cameras are shipping with better and better cameras each year, and there are a plethora of apps available to help you capture the best looking snaps too: from filters right through to camera apps with built-in manual controls. Even if your phone doesn’t ship with a built-in manual mode, …

Mobile Photography