Michelle Baylis

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7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

America’s unique gun violence problem, explained in 17 maps and charts

In the developed world, these levels of gun violence are a uniquely American problem. Here’s why.<p>America is an exceptional country when it comes to guns. It’s one of the few countries in which the right to bear arms is constitutionally protected. But America’s relationship with guns is unique in …

Guns

The Vietnam War Transcript Trump Needs to Read

The PBS documentary on America’s most futile conflict is missing one explosive document. Every president should absorb its chilling lessons.<p>The 18-hour Vietnam retrospective unspooling on PBS is filled with powerful words and images. Ken Burns and Lynn Novick have assembled incredible footage of …

Vietnam War

How to Slam Dunk Creationists When It Comes to The Theory of Evolution

Because this argument is barely worth having.<p>The 2001 discovery of the seven million-year-old Sahelanthropus, the first known upright ape-like …

The Top Five Ways to Make Adult Friends

Because we're all a little lonely.<p><b>By Eric Barker</b><p>When you were a kid it was a lot easier. In college you almost had to be trying not to make friends. …

Happiness

Brothels, bars and betting shops - last surviving remnant of ancient Rome's Circus Maximus opened to the public after seven year restoration

After seven years of careful excavation and restoration, tourists can now explore the 2,800-year-old remains of the Circus Maximus, once the largest and most impressive monument of ancient Rome.<p>Visitors will be able to climb the worn marble steps which funneled a quarter of a million Roman …

Ancient History

Want to live to be 100? These Italian villagers may hold the secret to a long life

The secret to a long life lies in a small coastal region of Italy known for its quiet fishing villages, olive groves and rolling hills, scientists revealed on Monday.<p>Researchers have spent the last six months investigating why the Cilento peninsula, south of Naples and the Amalfi Coast, boasts so …

For the First Time in 100 Years, 130 Art Masterpieces Leave Russia

By the time Russian industrialist Sergei Shchukin’s palace and fortune were seized by the Bolsheviks, his collection of 278 artworks by the likes of …