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New neuroimaging research helps explain why psychopaths lie effortlessly

A new study sheds light on the neural basis of dishonest behavior in psychopathic individuals. The new research has been published in <i>Social Cognitive</i> …

Psychology

The 5 Healthiest Salad Dressings, According to a Nutritionist

I’m a salad fanatic. I’ve eaten one nearly every day for years, and I love experimenting with different combinations of greens, toppings, and …

Healthy Eating

Grandma's Peach French Toast Recipe

"My mother gave me this to use at my mother group. Everyone loved it so I decided to post it and share the great blend of peaches and French toast. …

Breakfast

Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here's How.

Here are five things you can do to make your job hunt easier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every single time I interview a candidate for a position at work, I always start out by saying, “Tell me about yourself.”<p>Of course, I start with a little small talk here and …

Employment

The one thing to keep in mind before investing your money

Investing money is one of the easiest ways to both save money and grow wealth. Rather than keeping your money stashed away in a savings account, you …

Retirement

How Blue Light Could Damage Cells In Your Eyes

During daylight, blue wavelengths of light can be beneficial, playing an important role in setting circadian rhythms, boosting attention and mood. But we didn’t evolve to be exposed to it as much as we are. In addition to the ample blue light in sunlight, most of the light we are exposed to via …

Age-Related Macular Degeneration

How to have a happy marriage: 7 powerful secrets from research

Everybody wants to have a happy marriage. Unfortunately, on average, marriages get less happy with time.<p>You know this must be true because I have a …

Happiness

Gal Gadot makes her Disney debut in 'Wreck-It Ralph 2'

Wonder Woman herself is coming to the Disney animated universe with a role in <i>Ralph Breaks the Internet</i>.<p>Gal Gadot revealed on Instagram Friday that …

Gal Gadot

Flipboard

These genius beauty hacks using bicarbonate of soda will give you whiter teeth, smoother skin and even remove fake tan

It may be synonymous with baking, but it's time to bring the bicarbonate of soda out from the back of your top cupboard and into your beauty …

5 easy ways to uncover your creative genius

How would you describe creativity? Is it an innate way of thinking, or is it more like a muscle that can be developed with regular activity? The …

Creativity

Why most people will never be successful

“Success” isn’t just having lots of money. Many people with lots of money have horribly unhappy and radically imbalanced lives.<p>Success is …

Self-improvement

Scientists Discover The Secret Weapon Of Stomach Viruses

Researchers have discovered why some stomach bugs hit us so hard — and spread so fast.<p>New research published Wednesday in <i>Cell Host & Microbe</i> found that stomach infections, like norovirus and rotavirus, are more contagious and more potent when the virus particles cluster together.<p>These findings may …

Particles

When to Walk Away From a Bad Relationship

Or, you know, run.<p>A guy I work with is going through a terrible, terrible break-up. The kind of break-up bad enough that you bring your friends to get your Nintendo Switch from your ex’s house (but not so bad that you leave it there—come on, it’s $300). I knew it was coming. Not because I’m …

Relationships

This Genius Map Explains How Everything in Physics Fits Together

From space-time to chaos theory.<p>Physics is a huge, complex field. It also happens to be one of the most fascinating, dealing with everything from …

Physics

Top 7 Foods That Scrub Our Arteries Clean

The No. 1 killer on the planet is heart disease, which accounts for one in four deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and …

Cardiovascular Diseases

Brisket-and-Black Bean Chili with Cilantro-Lime Crema Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together first 5 ingredients in a small bowl. Toss spice mixture with brisket cubes until well coated.<p>Step 2<p>Heat 2 …

Cooking

Not just a fad: the surprising, gut-wrenching truth about gluten

In the UK, one in 10 people now avoid gluten, and they can increasingly choose from a wide array of food products to help them do so. Last year, the “free-from” market, with gluten-free as its anchor, showed a 27% rise in sales. Gluten-free bread, cakes and pasta have become a staple of …

Gluten-Free

Steve Jobs Followed 7 Unbreakable Laws of Success That Apply to Any Business

Entrepreneurs should follow the Apple roadmap to set themselves apart.<p>When Steve Jobs passed away in 2011, the ABC News program <i>20/20</i> asked me to share some of the insights I gleaned from writing three books on Jobs and Apple. The seven rules I offered are still relevant today and helped to propel …

Apple Store

Pediatricians Warn Against Plastic Numbers 3, 6, 7

The next time you use a plastic container or bottle, you might want to look at the little number inside the triangle recycling symbol.<p>In a report …

Pollution

Widow Lived for Weeks on Leftover Cheese from Husband's Funeral After Error Marked Her as Dead, Too

Warning: This story is sad even though it's about cheese.<p>In April, Diane Geraghty lost her husband of 25 years, watching helplessly as he succumbed to a lung condition. In early May, the Department for Work and Pensions in her English hometown made a potentially fatal administrative error, …

Pensions

When did Aboriginal people first arrive in Australia?

Many Aboriginal Australians would say with conviction that they have always been here. Their ancestors and traditional learnings tell them of this …

Anthropology

Ancient Mud Reveals an Explanation for Sudden Collapse of the Mayan Empire

The empire took thousands of years to build and just 100 years to collapse.<p>During their 3,000-year dominance over Mesoamerica, the Mayans built …

University of Florida

15 Recipes Every Beginner Baker Should Master

So you’re not an expert baker—maybe precise measurements scare you, or you prefer French fries to French pastry. But if you’re looking to improve …

French Fries

The 5 Causes of Suffering According to Buddhism And How You Can Overcome Them

We all encounter mental roadblocks in life. To feelings of self-doubt to anxiety and depression, mental hindrances can be extremely tough to deal …

Meditation

Top 10 Shocking Historical Beliefs and Practices

It is amazing how much the human perspective has changed in the last fifty years. Before the expansion of modern medicine and psychiatric care, …

Top 10

I paid off my mortgage with a credit card—here’s how

Earlier this year, my husband and I dropped a major debt we had been carrying around for years — our home mortgage. We decided many years ago that we …

Personal Finance

Why iPhone and Android phone prices will get even higher

There's going to be a huge immediate backlash on social media: 'What an outrage!' and quietly people will go off and buy it.<p>Ben Wood, CCS Insight

Mobile Technology

The Plastic Wrap Trick Restaurant Pros Swear By

Some call it “hotel wrapping,” others say “banquet wrapping,” (depends on which restaurant industry veteran you ask), but whatever you call it—this …

I asked 3 early retirees how people know they're ready to stop working, and they all said the same thing

Are you ready to retire early?<p>Before you answer "no" because you haven't quite hit your e arly retirem ent savings goal, here's the thing about the <i>right time</i> to retire early: it doesn't exist.<p>At least, that's the common thread among several early retirees I spoke to. In hindsight, many wished they …

Retirement