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How Oral Health Affects the Rest of You

“Show me your teeth, and I will tell you who you are,” declared preeminent 18th-century naturalist George Cuvier. The guy was onto something.<p>During …

9 Science-Backed Tips to Help You Sleep Better

Get rid of your sleepless nights with a few simple tweaks.<p>It seems like it's getting harder and harder to get a good night's sleep.<p>A myriad of distractions are in cahoots, keeping you from getting enough shut-eye.<p>We're supposed to get seven to nine hours of sleep, but many Americans don't hit that …

Mayo Clinic

9 foods that will beat belly bloat in 2 days

We get it: You eat healthy <i>most</i> of the time. But a few extra beers here and there—not to mention your secret love affair with nachos and wings—can …

Billionaire Gives Away His Fortune to Help Save the Ocean

Norwegian businessman Kjell Inge Røkke is not someone usually admired for environmental stewardship. Described by Forbes as a "ruthless corporate …

A neuroscientist explains the radical theory that our free will is just an illusion

Dean Buonomano, a professor at UCLA and author of "Your Brain Is a Time Machine: The Neuroscience and Physics of Time", gives a simple explanation of the theory of eternalism. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><i>It seems that everything in the universe has already happened under eternalism.</i><p><i>In</i> …

Consciousness

Tulips in Full Bloom: Pictures

Tulips

The Russian Photographer Who Shoots Dreamlike Portraits with Real Animals

Moscow-based photographer Olga Barantseva has built quite an oeuvre of mesmerizing imagery consisting of models posing with animals such as bears, …

How Taking An Acid Trip Is Answering Big Questions About Brain Function

The psychedelic drug LSD just helped researchers uncover the process the brain uses to attach meaning to experience. That’s another big science win for a drug that’s been clouded in controversy for more than half a century.<p>Psychedelics are proving to be fantastic tools for getting at the deepest, …

Two Easy Ways To Rewire Your Brain To Be More Productive

Until technology catches up with a solution to fix our productivity problems, you can use brain science to get more done.<p>“Our brains and bodies, which functioned perfectly for us up until the 20th century, can no longer keep up,” says Harvard scientist David Bach, founder of the Platypus Institute, …

Sea levels could rise by six to nine metres over time, new study warns

Evidence that continental ice sheets are sensitive to slight increases in ocean temperature suggests ocean levels will continue to rise for centuries<p>Sea surface temperatures today are strikingly similar to those during the last interglacial period, when sea levels were six to nine metres above …

Global Warming

You Can Teach Yourself to Be More Positive--Here's How

Research shows it's possible to train yourself to deflect stress and cultivate a better mindset for success.<p>The entrepreneurs I work with tend to have a few things in common: they are smart, ambitious, and highly motivated.<p>Most of them are also stressed to the max.<p>From the outside, they appear …

Self-improvement

The Insidious Yeast Infection We All Have—and How to Treat It | Goop

Functional medicine expert Dr. Amy Myers’s Austin-based practice is largely devoted to solving women’s health issues that are common but extremely …

18 Comics You Need To See If You're Dealing With Anxiety

Now this is self care.<p>Anxiety often clouds the brain with false stories such as, “you’re not good enough,” “that mistake will haunt you forever” and “your worst fear is coming true.”<p>The mental health condition, which affects an estimated 40 million American adults, is notorious for creating …

Mental Health

Is the Default Mode of the Brain to Suffer?

If you’re going to get any sort of science done, an experiment needs a control group: the unaffected, possibly placebo-ed population that didn’t take …

Mindfulness

An Antarctic ecologist says humpback whales will be fine in 2017! Everything else, not so much

The consequences of climate change in the poles can be a hard sell for disinterested Earth residents. Sympathy for polar bears afloat shrinking ice platforms to the north and dwindling penguin populations to the south only goes so far, and dense academic papers on the other end of the spectrum …

Sea Ice

7 Simple Things Successful People Do Every Night

Add these seven routines to your night to set yourself up for success.<p>How you spend your night can have a huge impact on the day that follows. Do you spend your time ruminating over issues? Or maybe you stress over something that didn't quite go right during the day. There's no doubt: How you think …

How do you make new friends as an adult? Be like the golden retriever

When you are an adult, it is hard to make new friends. I myself used to be real weird about it. At a party, for example, a potential friend might ask about my favorite sandwich. <i>This is it!</i> I would think. <i>My big shot! What’s a cool kind of sandwich to like?</i> But in my eagerness to impress, my mind …

Pets

Photographer Captures Breathtaking B&W Images to Bring Attention to Earth’s Vanishing Wildlife

David Yarrow is an internationally acclaimed fine art/wildlife photographer known for his intimate work in remote regions of the world. We thought …

What Your Dog Craves Most from You

For all you dog lovers out there, this news will come as absolutely no surprise: your canine companion loves to be petted! He even loves it more than praise.<p>This reality of every dog guardian's life is now backed up by a study published in the journal Behavioural Processes. Two researchers from the …

Pets

The Most Picturesque Landscapes in the United States Photos

When you think of otherworldly landscapes, you might conjure images of the volcanos of Iceland or perhaps the deserts of Namibia, made famous by <i>Mad Max: Fury Road.</i> We’re going to guess that the United States isn’t usually the first country that comes to your mind, but some of the most incredible …

How Bipolar II is Different

For those unfamiliar with bipolar disorder, it may seem that it only consists of two phases: severe depression and acute mania. Bipolar disorder is …

Harvard scientists think they've pinpointed the physical source of consciousness

Scientists have struggled for millennia to understand human consciousness — the awareness of one's existence. Despite advances in neuroscience, we still don't really know where it comes from, and how it arises.<p>But researchers think they might have finally figured out its physical origins, after …

Consciousness

ICYMI: If You're Smart, Thank Your Mom

Sorry, dads—research says kids' IQ comes from their mamas.<p>Hey, moms! Your kid just aced her science test? Go ahead and pat yourself on the back. Because according to a recent post on <i>Psychology Spot,</i> kids' smarts come from their mamas.<p>That's right. While we've always known intelligence is …

10 Everyday Habits That Make You Age Faster

Have you ever been told that you look older than your actual age? Most of the time, it’s an accidental insult from your friends.<p>But how you look …

10 Things You Can Do For Your Dog During His Last Days

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

Dog peed on the carpet? Don't fret! Here's how to remove urine stains

Urine’s not a wee problem, especially if you have pets, little boys with bad aims, or family members with incontinence. Not only is there the issue of cleaning up after the accident and dealing with the residual smell, there’s also the challenge of locating the spot once the urine’s dried.<p>For …