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The world is running out of Japanese people

Japan is shrinking. Fast.<p>The health ministry recently announced that only 946,060 babies were born in Japan in 2017, the fewest births since official statistics began in 1899. At the same time, 1,340,433 Japanese people died last year. This means that the non-immigrant population declined by nearly …

Demographics

My Neighbor Hit On Me In Front of My Son—What Do I Do?

Savage Love Letter of the Day by Dan SavageI'm a mid-40s bi woman, married to a man for 20+ years. We live in an apartment building in a large East …

Raul Castro appointed to head rewrite of Cuban constitution

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba's national assembly named former President Raul Castro on Saturday to head the commission charged with carrying out changes to the constitution that would provide legal backing to the island's economic and social opening.<p>The nomination of Castro, 86, adds to signs that the …

Nasa astronaut twins Scott and Mark Kelly no longer genetically identical after space trip

Nasa astronauts Scott Kelly and his identical twin brother Mark have shared a lot throughout their extraordinary lives.<p>Born just a few minutes apart, the pair were both US Navy captains, both flew on the Endeavour and Discovery space shuttles, and both spent time on board the International Space …

The 50 Best Men's Health Sex Tips Ever

11 Simple Ways to Improve Your Memory

Whether you want to be a <i>Jeopardy!</i> champion or just need to remember where you parked your car, here are 11 things you can do right now to turn your …

The Brain

Why You Can’t Stop Waking Up in the Middle of the Night

Prolonged restlessness can have a profound effect on your body.<p>Everyone wakes up a little during the night as your brain moves through its sleep cycles; usually you just roll over and don't remember it at all. But sometimes you completely wake up and are left staring down the numbers on the clock, …

Top 21 Superfoods to Jumpstart Your 2017 Weight Loss

Put down the chips and beer. Pick up some bone broth and pickled veggies. Your gut and physique will thank you for it.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You've already coasted through the first weeks of 2017 and if you’re like many, your new year’s resolutions …

Nutrition

The Key to Peace: Let Go of How Things "Should" Be & Accept What Is

<b>“</b><b>Peace is the result of retraining your mind to process life as it is, rather than as you think it should be.”</b> <b>~Wayne Dyer</b><p>Many of my friends are …

What a nutritionist eats when she starts feeling sick

You’re at the office, hard at work, when your cubicle-mate shows up with a fist full of tissues and a nagging cough. Cue: panic. What can you do to …

10 Habits That Will Dramatically Improve Your Life

We have to be very careful in choosing our pursuits, because our habits make us.<p>Guest Writer<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article originally published on Jan. 17, 2017.</i><p>In Hans Christian …

Emotional Intelligence

The CIA’s Secret History Is Now Online

After restricting access to just four computers in a room in Washington, DC, the CIA is finally putting 12 million declassified pages on the web for all to see. View the documents here.<p>Decades ago, the CIA declassified a 26-page secret document cryptically titled “clarifying statement to Fidel …

How to organize your life, in 5 steps

Entrepreneurs are constantly trying to move faster, be more efficient and, in general, be more awesome.<p>But kicking yourself and your business into high gear isn't easy when the things around you, in your personal and professional lives, are in disarray.<p>"Peace of mind, clarity, success — it all …

Forget Your Weight In 2017. Get Fit For Your Life.

We love to demonize the time we take for ourselves and call it selfish, a luxury and classify it as anything but necessary. I’m here to debunk that misconception and tell you all the reasons you need to make fitness a priority in the New Year. Guess what? Not one of my reasons has to do with your …

7 Mental Health Resolutions, Straight From a Psychologist

As someone who deals with anxiety on a daily basis, I am doing my best to focus on improving my mental health. I plan to start working with a therapist to develop better management tools for anxiety and stress, which can sometimes be so bad it can be paralyzing. Because I don't want anything to …

Mental Health

Here Are Some Joyously Random Facts About Every Country in the World [Updated]

If you’re a map nerd or a history buff or someone who likes to travel or just a person who enjoys learning new things, the latest video from Wendover …

Fidel Castro’s Cuba was accused of numerous human rights abuses — while the crimes of U.S. allies are barely mentioned

<b>Fidel Castro in 1974 (AP)</b><p>Cuba’s human rights violations are nothing compared to the crimes of U.S. allies, which the media largely overlooks<p>Ben Norton<p>December 1, 2016 9:58am (UTC)<p>In the wake of the passing of Cuba's revolutionary leader Fidel Castro, there has been no dearth of discussion of the …

Cuba

Digital duds: Your smartphone is ruining your love life

<b>(Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis)</b><p>Relationships are in shambles, and Facebook is to blame<p>James A. Roberts<p>December 1, 2016 9:04am (UTC)<p><i>This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article.</i><p>The majority of our relationships are in shambles.<p>The U.S. divorce rate hovers at 40 …

Why Your Next Relationship Probably Won't Be Any Better Than Your Current One

Psychiatrist Adelheid Kastner thinks ending a relationship just because you think you can do better is a bad idea.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Germany.</i><p>Breaking up with someone can feel like getting punched in the gut nonstop for weeks on end. And it's not just the debilitating physical …

Relationships

Top 10 Exercises to Tone Your Butt in 30 Days

<b>Article Source :</b><p><b>How To Tone Your Butt? Let’s Learn The Safest & Quickest Way!</b><i><br>Do you have a flat butt? Do you want to get rid of it? Do you want to</i> …

Steel-Cut Oats

Butt exercises: 2 moves to tone and tighten

While summer might be over, that's no reason to quit working out. This week, work on toning and tightening your backside with these simple exercises you can do anywhere.<p>Though they're certainly challenging, anyone can do them — there are modifications for beginners included. Watch the video below …

Workouts

Read Nikola Tesla's Drone Patent... From 1898

The inventor believed unmanned machines would end all wars<p>Nikola Tesla, the inventor, electric car company namesake, and beloved darling of the internet, had a great many visions in his mind. Among the more obscure: a patent for killer robots. And not just killer robots, but killer robots he …

Tesla

10 Facts About Cuban Animals From AMNH's New Exhibition, '¡Cuba!'

Though many of us think of Cuba as one island, it’s actually an archipelago made up of more than 4000 islands and keys—20 percent of which is …

11 common traits of highly intelligent people

Some users claim to know from personal experience (so humble); others are just taking an educated guess.<p>As it turns out, many users gave answers that researchers would agree with.<p>We pulled eleven of the most intriguing Quora responses and explained the science behind them. Here's what we learned.<p>1. …

7 Very Good Reasons To Work Out That Don't Involve Weight Loss

This goes way beyond the number stitched into your jeans.<p>There’s more to exercise than torching calories.<p>Scientists have long made the connection between a healthy body and sharp mind. And a 2013 study led by Jill Barnes, chair of the 2017 World Congress on Exercise and the Brain, has resurfaced …

These Skills Are Hard To Learn But Pay Off For The Rest of Your Life

This column is by Thomas Oppong, Founding Editor at Alltopstartups<p><i>“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies</i> …

Meet the amateur inventors that keep Cuba running

My first encounter with what Cubans call <i>inventos —</i> the term they use for the hacks and gadgets they create to keep things working <i>—</i> comes before I …

Relationship: Ladies see the 5 Types of guys you should never marry

Relationship: Ladies see the 5 Types of guys you should never marry<p>Generally, men rely on actions while women tends to rely on words. So, when men …

5 Mental Habits That Can Limit Your Ability to Think

Our brain is like a computer processor: It has a finite amount of processing power, or intellectual resources, that can be used in a given moment. …

If You Can Do This, You Can Win Her Heart

I heard Eve say something profound in an interview once about her now husband. I mean I think we were all wondering because we have to admit the pairing surprised us. Eve, the Philadelphia stripper turned Ruff Ryder rapper ended up with an extremely white British guy with four white kids and a …