Gary Copp

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The great big question about nanomaterials

A few years ago Arturo Keller began spending an awful lot of time working with pigskin—spreading things on it, lighting it up, heating it, looking at …

Among the Hillary Haters

Can a new, professionalized generation of scandalmongers uncover more dirt on the Clintons—without triggering a backlash?<p>“I don’t hate the Clintons,” says R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr., the founder and longtime editor of <i>The American Spectator</i> and the father of … let’s call it “Clinton disdain.” “I have …

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

Osama Bin Laden

Meet the 100 people hoping to live and die on Mars

We're one step closer to finding out who could be the first humans to live on another planet. Mars One, the private organization planning to find and train a group of four astronauts to send on a one-way trip to Mars, has reached the third round of its selection process and has narrowed its …

Ranking the 2016 Republican field

A prominent Republican consultant — who isn't working for any of the 2016 presidential candidates and has been right more times than I can count — said something that shocked me when we had lunch recently. He said that Texas Sen. Ted Cruz had about the same odds of becoming the Republican …

Volunteer Photographer Has Baby Shots for Grieving Parents Stolen with Camera Bag

A North Carolina-based photographer had her camera bag stolen this past weekend. In addition to losing over $5,000 worth of camera gear, what was …

Factions in the Republican Party (United States)

Like most major political parties within two-party systems, the Republican Party of the United States includes diversity on social policy and …

5 Secrets to a Happy Retirement

Sure, a fat nest egg and good health help. But there are less obvious ways to make sure your post-work life is a happy one.<p>Retirement ought to be a …

Arkansas' Hot Springs National Park

Greg Aiello explores one of America's most unusual national parks in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Hot Springs National Park is a place where natural …

Hot Springs

The Down And Dirty History Of TMZ

How a lawyer from the San Fernando Valley created a gossip empire and transformed himself into the most feared man in Hollywood, all by breaking a few long-held rules and, as rumor has it, lording over a notorious vault full of secrets.<p>For just $53, you can purchase a guaranteed front-of-the-bus …

Journalism

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23 Great Gift Ideas For Cat Lovers

The holidays are upon us – the smell of cinnamon spice is in the air, we’re surrounded by glittering Christmas decorations, and the entire Internet …

Pets

7 Simple Steps to Banish Stress From Your Life Forever

Stress can be a killer--in more ways that one. Take some simple steps to kick stress out of your life once and for all.<p>We all face stress, and it's what we do when we're stessed that defines the outcome.<p>While some let themselves get overwhelmed and shut down, others use stress to motivate and push …

Repetition Doesn’t Work: Better Ways to Train Your Memory

A new study published in <i>Learning and Memory</i> found that simple repetition interferes with the ability to learn new information, especially when it is …

7 Ways Stress Ruins Your Life and 5 Steps That Start to Turn It Around

Obviously, if you want a healthy, happy and successful life, ending stress belongs at the top of your to-do list. Yet 83 percent of us are doing nothing about it. Too often, the wake-up call comes on the gurney in the emergency room. Make no mistake, stress is life-threatening serious.<p>We think our …

Immune System

Body-Language Tricks to Make Anyone Instantly Like You

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>There's no question that body language is important.<p>And according to Leil Lowndes in her book "How To Talk To Anyone," you can capture — and hold — anyone's attention without saying a word.<p>We've selected the best body-language techniques from the …

Infographic: Here’s How to Live a Regret-Free Life

Skeptical? Happify’s latest marketing campaign is an infographic detailing how to live without regret. And regret, obviously, is the buzzkill of …

Immune System

6 Signs You're Not In Touch With Your Personal Wisdom (And How To Fix It)

<i>“Know well what leads you forward and what holds you back, and choose the path that leads to wisdom.”</i> -- Buddha<p>While this advice from “the enlightened one” may be easier said than done, it’s safe to say that we have all embarked on our own journeys toward personal wisdom in one way or another. It’s …

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Approximately 100 million American adults experience chronic pain, according to a 2008 survey conducted by the Medical Expenditure Panel. An article …