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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 …

Immune System

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 …

Government

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 …

Religion

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 …

Mars

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 …

An Oral History of Laurel Canyon, the 60s and 70s Music Mecca

They made music together, took drugs together, formed bands together, slept together. But none of the legends of the Laurel Canyon scene that flowered in L.A. in the late 60s and early 70s—Joni Mitchell, David Crosby, Linda Ronstadt, and others—remember it quite the same way.<p><i>When I first came out</i> …

Joni Mitchell

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 …

Photography

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 …

Retirement

Arkansas' Hot Springs National Park | Motion

Hot Spring, Arkansas, is a small town near the middle of the Razorback State. It is home to one of America's 59 full-fledged national parks. The …

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

Tourism Around The World

Santa Maddalena, Trentino-Alto Adige, Itália

Star

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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 …

7 Simple Steps to Banish Stress From Your Life Forever | Inc.com

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 them to greater heights. Without the proper stress management tools, it's easy to give in and find ourselves overcome …

Processed Food

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

A team of scientists recently discovered that repetition is a terrible way to memorize information—and their findings highlight much better …

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

We think our problems produce the stress we experience, but it's actually the reverse. Stress causes most of our troubles -- from money, family, and work problems, to physical and mental health issues. In working with private and corporate clients, I've found that most people realize that stress is …

Mindfulness

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 …

Body Language

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

You’ve heard about brain games that promise to boost your cerebral prowess, but Happify’s “science-based” games and activities profess to bolster emotional strength. It takes only two months, according to the company’s website, for 86% of Happify members “get happier.”<p>Skeptical? Happify’s latest …

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 …

A 2

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

Mindfulness