Daniella Samayoa

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5 Powerful Mind and Body Hacks for a Limitless Brain

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

11 countries with the best quality of life in the world

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) recently released its 2016 Better Life Index of countries with the best quality of …

OECD

Bionic Eyes Are Coming, and They'll Make Us Superhuman

MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE<p>With an estimated 285 million people worldwide with visual impairment, many treatments and technological innovations have long …

13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do

We all reach critical points in our lives where our mental strength is tested. It might be a toxic friend or colleague, a dead-end job, or a struggling relationship. Whatever the challenge, you have to see things through a new lens, and take decisive action if you want to move through it …

Emotional Intelligence

7 memory skills that will make you smarter

Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of "Make It Stick: The Science Of Successful Learning."<p>"We need to keep learning and remembering all our lives," they write. "Getting ahead at work takes mastery of job skills and difficult colleagues. ... If you're good at …

The Brain

What your handwriting says about your personality

Today, it's used for a variety of purposes, from criminal investigations to understanding your health. Some employers even use handwriting analysis to screen potential employees for compatibility.<p>We talked to master graphologist Kathi McKnight what the seemingly insignificant details in your …

Personality

How Screen Addiction Is Damaging Kids' Brains

"I've worked with hundreds of heroin addicts and crystal meth addicts, and what I can say is that it's easier to treat a heroin addict than a true screen addict," says Dr. Nicholas Kardaras, author of 'Glow Kids.'<p>In the 80s, Graham Nash from Crosby Stills & Nash appeared on MTV for an interview. …

5 Famous Novels That Will Reignite Your Creativity

When was the last time you read something this deep?<p>I am a writer, and part of being a great writer means reading--a lot.<p>But reading has so many other benefits that people tend to forget, one of which being it works your brain in a different way than reading blogs (like this one) or magazines or …

A Mini-Guide to Florence, Italy

<i>Photos by Goats on the Road</i><p>Florence, also dubbed the "Cradle of the Renaissance" is firmly planted on most travelers’ Italian itineraries. Who …

What your walk really says about you

We often think we can read someone’s personality from their gait – but while many of those assumptions are wrong, your walk may nevertheless reveal the one thing you are trying to hide.<p>If you saw a man walk into a bar with a John Wayne swagger, you might assume that he’s a confident, tough kind of …

Scientists have discovered 5 personality traits linked with a long life

And while one study found that we're not particularly good at identifying these traits in ourselves, it suggested that our close friends are often spot-on.<p>Read on — preferably with a friend — to find out if you possess any or all of these characteristics:

Personality

Big penises were for ogres: Why so many classical sculptures are so modestly endowed

David’s peter is tiny by design. The Greco-Romans considered a small phallus a sign of intelligence and distinction<p>Kali Holloway<p>May 20, 2016 8:00am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Although recent studies have shown the average penis size doesn’t measure up to popular notions, and …

Sculpture

The Limits Of How Far Humanity Can Go In The Universe

If we look to the distant future, with unlimited technology, how far could we reach?<p><i>“Even if I stumble on to the absolute truth of any aspect of the</i> …

7 Things People With Anxiety Want You To Know

'Anxiety is sometimes in the background of my life, barely discernible, and sometimes standing right next to me, breathing down my neck.'<p>If a friend …

Guy Takes More Fake Book Covers Onto Subway To See How People React

You may remember a story we did recently about Scott Rogowsky, a comedian who decided to ride the New York subway while reading a bunch of fake books …

Sleep Problem: My Brain Won't Shut Off

When getting into bed cues that ticker in your head.<p><i>The Arianna Huffington +</i> Furthermore <i>Sleep Series knows that all good sleepers are alike; all bad sleepers are bad in their own way. When we asked you what your sleep issues were, you answered. Many of you said you couldn't shut your minds off at</i> …

Arianna Huffington

10 mind-blowing facts about black holes

Scientists believe they are formed when the corpse of a massive star collapses in on itself, becoming so dense that it warps the fabric of space and time.<p>And any matter that crosses their event horizons, also known as the point of no return, spirals helplessly toward an unknown fate.<p>Despite decades …

Black Holes

Groundbreaking gadget claims to fit in your ear and translate foreign languages in real-time

Trying to understand someone who doesn't speak your language could be a thing of the past, thanks to this new piece of technology.<p>Pilot earphones act like much like Babel Fish in 'Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy' - they let two people who speak a different language understand each other.<p>The gadget …

Listen here: 10 great podcasts for book lovers

As any reader will tell you, a good book doesn't end when you've flipped the last page. There's always more to learn, plots to discuss, themes to …

Books

19 books that librarians say changed their lives

Who better to take book advice from than a librarian?<p>In a recent blog post, the librarians of the New York Public Library revealed the books they're most thankful for.<p>The NYPL team rounded up the 19 books that made them laugh, cry, and everything in between.<p>The list includes something for everyone, …

Books

14 French Toast Roll-Ups for Your Lazy Sunday Morning

Weekends are the perfect opportunity to sleep in a *little* later than normal, and spend some extra time making a leisurely breakfast. Healthy breakfast bowls are a great weekday option, but French toast is a go-to for when you’re craving something a little more… <i>naughty</i>. You already love it …

'All The Birds' Overturns Sci-Fi And Fantasy, Gently

As a genre, science-fantasy is often as basic as it sounds: People with swords meet people with lasers. (In some cases, like <i>Star Wars</i>, the swords and lasers are even the same thing.) But there's so much more potential in the overlap between science fiction and fantasy, a fact that's not lost on …

32 Books You'd Love To Read Again For The First Time

Nothing is ever as good as your first read through.

Book Review: The Genius of Birds

<b>The Genius of Birds</b><br>by Jennifer Ackerman<br>Penguin Press, 2016 ($28)<p><b>Science journalist</b> Ackerman sets out to show that being called a “birdbrain” should …

7 scientific facts that prove travel is good for your health

1. Travel exposes you to different environments, which create stronger antibodies and boost your immune system significantly.<p>Antibodies are the …

The Brain

How to Throw a Charming Outdoor Bohemian Bash

Hostess extraordinaire Athena Calderone hosts an elegant bohemian affair at her Amagansett beach home and shares her entertaining secrets with us.<p>"I wanted to evoke this beach-inspired intimate yet grand experience on my lawn -- combining a feeling of elegance with a casual, relaxed environment" …

Hamptons

20 Magical And Crafty Ways To Decorate An Indoor Staircase This Christmas

The Christmas season is almost upon us, with advertisements flooding the media reminding the public of everything that is available on sale to …

Decorations

7 Holiday Decorating Ideas For Small Spaces

Don't have room to deck the halls? Don't worry — we've got seven ideas to spruce up your small space.<p>Don't have room to deck the halls? Don't worry — we've got seven ideas to spruce up your small space.