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Let your mind wander to be perform better, think more creatively, and manage your feelings

The Renaissance painter Albrecht Dürer was regarded by his friends as a master in the art of mind-wandering. He could become ‘enwrapped’ in his own pleasant reflections, wrote the German humanist Willibald Pirckheimer, at which times Dürer ‘would seem the happiest person on Earth.’<p>Many of us are …

'Supermoon' to give stargazers spectacular night sky show

A spectacular 'supermoon' will brighten up the night sky across the UK later today as it moves closer to Earth.<p>The full moon will appear 14 per cent bigger and 30 per cent brighter than usual to stargazers on Sunday evening.<p>Traditionally known as the Cold Moon, the full moon will be visible at …

Astronomy

Yes, You Can Make Office Politics Less Toxic

I once served on the board of a nonprofit with a group of men and women I deeply admired. Board meetings were an uninterrupted joy. Even lengthy conference calls were opportunities for spontaneous sharing, personal connection, and productive problem-solving. It was Camelot. Until it wasn’t.<p>As the …

The uncertain future of handwriting

Computers and tablets are changing how we write – will the ability and need to wield a pen die out altogether?<p>We're told that writing is dying. Typing on keyboards and screens dominates written communication today. Even scribbling a signature has become rarer due to the prevalence of chip-and-pin …

University of Washington

It’s Here! The iPhone X Goes on Sale: Pictures

Beijing

Kenya election chief casts doubt on 'free, fair' poll

Kenya’s polls chief cast doubt Wednesday on his organisation’s ability to hold a credible vote next week, as opposition leader Raila Odinga vowed to …