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Strobe lighting provides a flicker of hope in the fight against Alzheimer’s

Exposure to flashing lights stimulates brain’s immune cells to clean up toxic proteins causing the disease, study finds<p>Strobe lighting has been shown to reduce levels of the toxic proteins seen in Alzheimer’s disease, in findings that raise the tantalising possibility of future non-invasive …

Donald Trump reminds me of Vladimir Putin — and that is terrifying

<i>Garry Kasparov is chairman of the Human Rights Foundation and author of “Winter is Coming: Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must Be Stopped.”</i><p>Donald Trump’s dark and frightening speech at the Republican National Convention on Thursday had pundits and historians making comparisons …

Donald Trump

Star Wars: Reimagined Gives The Galaxy Some Fresh New Looks

A group of artists over on CG+, many of them professionals working in video games, have for the past few months been submitting some incredible …

Star Wars

The closest thing yet to a cure for terminal cancer?

Immunotherapy has given Sandra Sayce an extra 10 years of life, and now new combinations of the treatment may offer hope to many more patients<p>Sandra Sayce often finds she is seeing a new doctor when she goes for her regular hospital check-ups. She has a suspicion they all want to meet her. The NHS …

Cancer

Mayo Clinic Taps Silicon Valley to Help People Age Gracefully

Pop a pill and live a long, healthy life. It might not be quite that easy yet, but researchers at Mayo Clinic believe they have found a cell that …

Medical Space Race: Inside The Two Moonshots To Cure Cancer

Key players agree that cancer cures are within reach. Two major, sometimes overlapping, efforts are underway—one public and one private.<p>In his final State of the Union address, President Obama announced a “moonshot” program to cure cancer. Obama named Vice President Joe Biden, whose son Beau died …

Cancer

Words of Wisdom for the Introverts in the Classroom

School can be difficult for the young introverts of this world.<p>The outspoken are repeatedly praised for their willingness to jump in and command the conversation. Quick thinkers, regardless of the accuracy of their answers, earn those coveted checks for class participation over and over again when …

The Oliver Sacks Reading List

The neurologist leaves behind a body of work that reveals a lifetime of asking difficult questions with empathy.<p>Oliver Sacks always seemed propelled by joyful curiosity. The neurologist’s writing is infused with this quality—equal parts buoyancy and diligence, the exuberant asking of difficult …

Best shows on Netflix (July 2018): The 50 best Netflix TV series

Best Netflix shows: the best shows on Netflix<p><b>Best Netflix Shows: Welcome to TechRadar's guide to the best shows and TV series you can stream on</b> …

TV

The 10 best science fiction films of all time

What makes great science fiction?<p>Choosing the best science fiction films of all time is extremely hard - especially if, like me, you love all kinds …

Science Fiction

Accelerating Future e-book covers introduction to Singularity, AGI, Superintelligence and Nanotechnology

Michael’s brand new book Our Accelerating Future: How Superintelligence, Nanotechnology, and Transhumanism Will Transform the Planet is now released! …

The Breathing Trick That Puts You to Sleep in Seconds

Sweet slumber can be yours in a minute or less.<p>Nothing is worse than lying awake at night, willing your brain to shut down so you can rest. Warm milk, lavender oil, and counting sheep — we've all tried them. But the new solution could be simply learning to breathe.<p><b>What is it?</b><p>The 4-7-8 breathing …

ETER9: The Social Network That Turns Your Personality Into an Immortal Artificial Intelligence

By learning everything there is to know about you and your online habits, social network ETER9 promises a kind of digital immortality wherein an …

12 Beautiful Quotes From Oliver Sacks

The neurologist died Sunday aged 82. Here are just a few of his thoughts on topics from music and perception, to ageing and how he felt when he learned of his terminal cancer.<p>If a man has lost a leg or an eye, he knows he has lost a leg or an eye; but if he has lost a self—himself—he cannot know …

Is Our Universe a Fake?

<i>Robert Lawrence Kuhn is the creator, writer and host of "Closer to Truth," a public television and multimedia program that features the world's</i> …

Managing Conflict: Solvable vs. Perpetual Problems - The Gottman Institute

Brace yourselves, because over the course of the next two weeks, we are going to be talking about <b>relationship conflict</b>. All of us have conflicts in …

This is Why Millennials Are Afraid of Marriage

Shares 1K<p>Don’t like ads? Become a supporter and enjoy The Good Men Project ad free<p><i>Is fear paralyzing our ability to commit… or are we being given a</i> …

12 Incredible American Mansions That Are Open to the Public

What used to be homes for the rich are now playgrounds for history lovers and architecture buffs.<p>What used to be homes for the rich are now playgrounds for history lovers and architecture buffs.

How much money you need to save each day to become a millionaire by age 65

"Becoming rich is nothing more than a matter of committing and sticking to a systematic savings and investment plan," financial adviser David Bach writes in his book "Smart Couples Finish Rich."<p>"You don't need to have money to make money," he writes. "You just need to make the right decisions — and …

Crispr: Breakthrough announced in technique of 'editing' DNA to fight off deadly illnesses

Crispr (pronounced “crisper”) has proved a highly accurate method of identifying precise positions on the DNA molecule and, with the help of an …

Genetics

9 Novels the Author of 'A Game of Thrones' Thinks You Should Read

Game of Thrones

5 inherent benefits to being an introvert

Absolutely there are. Especially in intimate/social relationships...<p>Introverts are master rapport builders in all kinds of relationships. It is an unfortunately common misperception that introverts don't like being around people. This is simply not true.<p>Introverts actually have a greater need for …

5 stocks everyone in their 30s should own

You might think that your younger years are a great time to roll the dice on "it" stocks like Tesla Motors and Netflix, but that's simply not the case.<p>Instead, here are five stocks our analysts feel could provide 30-somethings with outstanding long-term results.<p>John Maxfield: If there's one stock …

Gizmodo Movie Night: The Best Sci-Fi Movies And TV Series To Binge-Watch On A Winter Weekend

We're right in the middle of winter, so turn on the heater, rug up against the cold, and settle in to binge-watch some great sci-fi TV on Netflix, …

Science Fiction

Nasa announces discovery of 'second Earth' in deep space

Nasa has announced that it has found an extraordinarily similar planet to Earth orbiting around a distant star.<p>The planet, Kepler-452b, is described …

Astronomy

Tag: Garden Visits

The Cult of the Courtyard: 10 Backyard Ideas for Small Spaces<p>by Meredith Swinehart<p>Landscape Revival: A Secluded, Historic 1920s Estate in Santa …

Easy DNA Editing Will Remake the World. Buckle Up. | WIRED

Spiny grass and scraggly pines creep amid the arts-and-crafts buildings of the Asilomar Conference Grounds, 100 acres of dune where California's …

13 Tricks People Good At Impressing Anyone Would Know

First impressions last a lifetime, especially when it comes to impressing anyone. Dale Carnegie, author of <i>How to Win Friends and Influence People</i> …

The top TED talks that will change the way you work and live

These inspirational TED talks will challenge how you think and communicate at work and in your everyday life<p>With alumni ranging from Stephen Hawking to Bill Gates, TED talks have become a global phenomenon since <b>Al Gore gave one of the first ever</b> adresses in 2006.<p>We gathered some of the most-viewed …

Public Speaking

Growing evidence links sleep problems, Alzheimer's

To sleep, perchance to... ward off Alzheimer's? New research suggests poor sleep may increase people's risk of Alzheimer's disease, by spurring a …