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14 Recipes for a Picture-Perfect Picnic Dinner

If you think of picnics simply as a cute weekend lunch, <i>think again</i>. The meal-in-a-stylish basket is made for a group dinner or the ultimate date night. To up your picnic spread game, we’ve selected 14 recipes, with shareable desserts included! Thank us later.<p><b>1. Spinach and Feta Spirals:</b> There’s …

Left handed people are more likely to be geniuses

The belief that there is a link between talent and left-handedness has a long history. Leonardo da Vinci was left-handed. So were Mark Twain, Mozart, Marie Curie, Nicola Tesla and Aristotle. It’s no different today – former US president Barack Obama is a left-hander, as is business leader Bill …

The Brain

Yoga and Meditation Can Change Your Genes, Study Says

Yoga and meditation may do more than just help you feel relaxed in the moment. A new scientific review suggests that these and other mindfulness …

8 Plank Variations That Will Make Your Abs Scream

Not your granddaddy's planks.

7 Common Causes of Dry Mouth—and How to Fix It

Having a dry mouth makes it uncomfortable to do basic things like breathe, speak, and swallow. Kind of important stuff. The good news is that many of …

Dentistry

5 Signs Indicating That You are Becoming a Positive-Minded Person

Whoever says that being positive is easy is trying to sell you some unrealistic dream. Don’t get me wrong, I believe that life is phenomenal, but I …

Find the Perfect Type of Yoga for Your Skill Level

We’re all well aware of the incredible benefits of yoga. From strengthening muscles to improving mental health, this low-impact, high-reward workout has become super popular in the US over the last 10 years. Some brides have even replaced boozy bachelorette parties with yoga retreats. But for …

5 Questions That Will Make You Emotionally Strong

Ever been caught in the grip of extreme emotions? I’m gonna guess whatever decision you made next probably wasn’t a good one.When we’re anxious, …

Self-help

The Brain Chemistry Behind Human Bonding Revealed

<i>Summary: Researchers implicate dopamine in human bonding and attachments.</i><p>Source: Northeastern University.<p><b>New research finds that dopamine is involved</b> …

How Dads Bond With Toddlers

<i>Summary: According to a new study, fathers given a boost of oxytocin expressed increased activity in brain areas associated with empathy and reward</i> …

6 Mistakes Parents Make Talking To Their Kids And How To Fix Them

There are so many reasons why kids refuse to do what you tell them: There’s the obvious (“I’m a kid.”); the more nuanced (“You didn’t say please.”); …

How Toys Can Influence the Character and Mind of Your Child

There are a lot of toys that help support a child’s development which is why choosing the appropriate toys for your child’s age and cognitive …

Economists quantified what sleep deprivation does to mothers’ pay and productivity

When Joan Costa-Font became a father, the health economist noticed a dramatic drop in his productivity. “And I am the man,” he said, acknowledging that the effect was clearly worse on his wife.<p>He and Sarah Flèche, a labor economist, decided to quantify the productivity drop. The novel way they …

Economics

Chicken Tikka with Caramelized Onions

<i>Courtesy of Chef Sam Hussain (caférickshaw.com)</i><br>Serves 4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 to 2 ½ pounds (1 kg) boneless chicken breasts<br>• 3 tablespoons plus 1 teaspoon (50 …

Weird Life Found Trapped in Giant Underground Crystals

Floating in pockets of fluid, the microbes are likely new to science and may be up to 50,000 years old, a NASA researcher says.<p>Creatures that thrive on iron, sulfur, and other chemicals have been found trapped inside giant crystals deep in a Mexican cave. The microbial life-forms are most likely …

Crystals

Meal Prep: Get Through The Week With Cinnamon Toast Quinoa (And More)

These recipes are just the reboot you need.<p><i>Every week we bring you Meal Prep to help you lay out healthy weekly meals. Do your shopping, spend a few hours cooking on the weekend, and enjoy the fruits of your labor all week long. A lot of thought goes into curating them, ensuring there’s a good</i> …

Tarte Just Teased a Shape Tape Foundation on Instagram (Update)

<b>UPDATE (January 12, 2018 11:00 A.M. EST):</b> After leaving us hanging for almost a full year, Tarte just posted a major Shape Tape teaser on its Instagram. On Monday, the makers of the cult-favorite concealer hinted at another Shape Tape product with the caption, "Are you ready to shape what your …

Intelligence report predicts dire future

<b>Robert M. Gates</b>, a former CIA director, once said that when intelligence analysts smell flowers, they look for a hearse. The latest long-range …

National Security

A lesser-known yoga style focused on internal health is gaining popularity in the U.S.

During a 75-minute kundalini yoga and meditation class at Lighthouse Yoga Center in Petworth one Saturday morning, eight women stood and bent at the waist, letting their arms hang loosely as they swung them side to side in gradually larger swoops for about seven minutes.<p>This twist through the …

33 Beauty Products Under $10 That Are Actually Worth Your Money

<i>The reviews in this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

The Downsides of Being Very Emotionally Intelligent

Gemma is extremely caring and sensitive. She pays a great deal of attention to others’ emotions and is kind and considerate. Gemma is also quite optimistic. She is usually upbeat and remains positive even in the face of bad news. Her colleagues love working with her because they see her as a beacon …

Déjà vu Is a Neurological Phenomenon Scientists Claim

Have you ever experienced déjà vu? If so, you are among the 60-70% of the population who has. The majority of those who report déjà vu are between …

Neuroscience: Millennials Need to Lay Off the Social Media (Here's Why)

It's no secret that spending time on our screens is detrimental to our overall well-being. You can do something about that.<p>In this age of ever-increasing technology, it's no secret that spending time on our screens is detrimental to our overall well-being. Being distracted by our electronic devices …

What to do when meditation doesn’t work for you

Developing a regular mindfulness practice has always been a goal of mine. I’m an anxious person and I know it would help, but I’m more of a …

A Souvenir Smuggled Home From Cuba: A Cancer Vaccine

Zuby Malik is an unlikely candidate to violate international law. A 78-year-old mother of four with a crown of silver hair, she is a retired obstetrician-gynecologist with a penchant for order<b>.</b><p>But Ms. Malik is fighting for her life. After receiving a Stage 4 non-small-cell lung cancer diagnosis a …

14 documentaries on Netflix right now that will make you smarter

1. '13th'<p><i>Netflix</i><p>Director Ava DuVernay looks at the history of the American prison system and shows how it relates to the nation's history of racial …

Asian “super grid” the first step towards a global, interconnected, renewable energy grid

An Asia-based group of entrepreneurs has put forth a vision for a global, interconnected energy grid that connects energy users with renewable …

Renewable Energy

Earth - A microbe no one has even seen could explain our origins

Between Greenland and Norway in the mid-Atlantic ocean, 7,546ft (2300m) below the surface, there is a black and smoky region where hot water spouts up from the sea bed. This strange place is called "Loki's castle" after the shape-shifting Norse God Loki: the one Tom Hiddleston played in <i>The Avengers</i>.<p>…