Dawna Edinbyrd

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How This Stressed-Out CEO Changed Her Mind About Meditation

Yunha Kim's app Simple Habit helps users to summon whatever kind of mindfulness they need.<p>Yunha Kim is no stranger to work-related stress.<p>A former investment banker on Wall Street, Kim took her work home with her when she was developing Locket, which makes lock screen apps for Android phones. She …

Meditation

Scientists Discover Brain Circuits Attached to Mood, and How to Hack Them

Imagine being happy all the time. A devastating divorce, no problem? The boss dumping work on you, without compensation? No big deal. Your kid throat …

Neuroscience

20 Amazing Places In China To Take Pictures

Not all of China is factory’s and pollution; it’s vast and diverse territory endows the country with some of the most beautiful natural scenery on …

National Parks

11 underrated items you should be buying at Whole Foods

Trader Joe’s seems to get all the hype these days, but let’s not forget about its cool (slightly more expensive) older sister: Whole Foods. People love to hate on the grocery store for its pretension and costliness, but it stocks some hidden gems on the shelves if you know where to look. Next time …

This Is the Type of Person You Should Be Dating (It's Science!)

Whether or not we like to admit it, most of us have a type. As this video from Bustle explains, our types are determined by lot more than physical …

The Brain

The puzzle solver

He doesn’t eat. An IV line delivers nutrients and liquids and medicines to keep him alive. He doesn’t speak. He’s unable to write. Any motion …

26 Recipes to Make for Mother's Day Brunch

If there's ever a time to stay home for brunch, it's on Mother's Day. Not that Mom doesn't deserve a nice meal out, but it's one of the busiest …

Breakfast

9 Spring Slow Cooker Recipes for Weeknight Dinners

As the warm weather is upon us, we don't want to spend our time in the <b>kitchen</b>! So why not just turn on your Slow Cooker and have dinner ready right when you get home?! These recipes are some of my favorites for Spring that you will want on your <b>weeknight</b> dinner rotation!<p><b>Slow Cooker Chicken Artichoke</b> …

Cooking

Baked Ricotta Recipe - Chowhound

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New Year's Eve

The World's Smallest Diode Is Made of DNA

The diode is a simple-sounding electronic device that allows current to flow easily in one direction but not the other. It’s a fundamental part of …

Oppo’s F1 Plus Android cares more about selfies than sunsets

Chinese handset maker Oppo is throwing its proverbial hat into the ring once again with a new flagship smartphone aimed at wooing buyers away from better-known household brands.<p>The handset keeps a similar appearance as Oppo’s R7s, but with an important addition – a fingerprint sensor where the …

Phones

There's something in the water at the Divi Village Golf & Beach Resort (warning: graphic content)

<i>Editor’s Note: The contents of this story are graphic and some readers may find them upsetting.</i><p>When Susan Loin stayed at Divi Village Golf & Beach …

This Raindrop Cake is Almost Too Beautiful To Eat

We love to come across a dessert so beautiful that we hesitate to even take a bite. Popular in Japan but never seen before in the United States, the …

At Hominy Grill, a Fried Chicken Biscuit Gets ‘Nasty’

Back in 1996 when he launched the restaurant as its chef and owner, Stehling thought he'd have to offer fried chicken because he was doing Southern food, but it felt burdensome and maybe even clichéd. Even worse, he worried it "<b>was going to open me up to comparisons to Church's and KFC</b> and the gas …

Chef John's Shrimp Toast Recipe

"While virtually unknown compared to most other popular fried party snacks, these shrimp toasts are easy to make and every bit as delicious, and …

Teleport will tell you where to live when you get sick of your annoying city

Are you ready for a move, but not sure where to go?<p>Well, hem and haw no further. The minds behind a new, free web app called Teleport hope to take …

U.S. F-15s deployed to Iceland

<b>(CNN) —</b> Demonstrating its commitment to a "free" and "secure" Europe, the United States deployed 12 F-15C Eagles and approximately 350 airmen to Iceland and the Netherlands on Friday, the Air Force announced.<p>U.S. aircraft units from the 131st Fighter Squadron at Barnes Air National Guard Base in …

Alaska Air is close to buying Virgin America for $2 billion, beating JetBlue

Alaska Air has beaten rival bids to acquire Virgin America, according to the Wall Street Journal.<p>Though the deal is not yet finalized, WSJ reports that Alaska outbid a rival offer from JetBlue. The deal could be finalized by Monday, April 4.<p>Virgin America has a market value of around $1.5 billion, …

15 30-Minute Recipes to Make for Your Next Potluck

You’ve (mostly) survived the holidays, and you have the holiday ham leftovers to prove it. But wait! You’ve got one more party to get through and, in all of your Christmas prep, you’ve completely forgotten to get ready for that New Year’s Eve soiree you’re going to. We’ve scoured the Internet for …

Justin Timberlake, Blake Lively, and Others Share Adorable Photos of Their Christmas Day Festivities

Let's keep the holiday cheer going!<p>Stars took to Instagram yesterday to share the Christmas spirit via ultra-adorable family photos throughout the day. Very notable among the bunch was Justin Timberlake, who gave us a so-cute-we-can-hardly-stand-it new snap of baby Silas:<p>Selena Gomez, meanwhile, …

Justin Timberlake

Chemist Wants To Change The Color Of Science

Minorities are historically underrepresented in science, technology, engineering and math fields. John Dimandja is a Congolese chemist on the faculty of Spelman College who's pointing the way into STEM careers for students of color.<p>Transcript<p>CARRIE KAHN, HOST:<p>College has long been a time to find …