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Why Am I Always Tired? 4 Natural Fixes That Are Better Than Coffee

Many of us find ourselves asking the dreaded question: Why am I always so tired? Constant exhaustion takes a toll on our bodies and our mood, and it …

AT&T’s LG X venture offers both a large battery and rugged design for a reasonable price

Sad to see the big-battery, budget-friendly LG X power2 taking so long to even hit the OEM’s domestic shops, not to mention how it’s still all quiet …

Nike launching colorful new Apple Watch Sport Bands alongside matching Air VaporMax Flyknit shoes [U]

[UPDATE 6/1: The new Nike Sport band colors are now available to purchase from Nike.com.]<p>Last month Nike expanded its Apple partnership with a special NikeLab version of its collaborative Apple Watch Nike+, and next month Nike is going further by introducing four new shoe-matching Nike Sport Band …

Shoes

New data is in on mystery star's recent weirdness

We're not saying it's aliens, but I also can't tell you it's definitely not aliens.<p>Late last week, astronomers around the world prepared to work through the weekend observing one of the most enigmatic stars known to humanity: KIC 8462852, better known as Tabby's Star, Boyajian's Star or the "alien …

At 94, Lithium-Ion Pioneer Eyes A New Longer-Lasting Battery

Building a better battery is the holy grail for people who want better technology. Now researchers at the University of Texas, Austin say they may have found that battery — or something close. But their claims have sparked controversy.<p>At the center of this debate is a towering figure in the world …

Energy

Robot cop begins patrolling the streets of Dubai

A robotic police officer is making its debut on the streets of Dubai — and I hope everyone there has watched <i>Robocop</i>.<p>The uniformed bot greeted visitors to the Gulf Information Security and Expo Conference. After the conference wraps on Tuesday, it will be deployed to the streets of Dubai.<p>Have you …

Psychologists have great news for people who worry a lot

There’s no way around it: I am chronic worrier. I worry about running late, but also about showing up to a party too early. About whether my moles have turned cancerous and whether my son is eating enough vegetables. Worries are the first things to pop into my mind when I wake. They creep into my …

Self-help

Do This 1 Thing to Immediately Become Happier, Healthier, and More Successful

Have you ever wanted something so much it hurt? Healthy detachment will take away the pain and get you what you want.<p>Desperately wanting, or needing a specific outcome in any given circumstance--to the point of stressing out about it--is harmful to your health and happiness. Literally. Stress …

​16 Natural Ways to Relieve Your Anxiety

​These simple tricks can help settle your nerves without medication<p>Anxiety is uncomfortable: Even if you don’t deal with full-blown panic disorder, your nerves have probably crept up on you at some point—and it’s a pain to deal with. Your palms may get sweaty, your breathing becomes shallow, and …

Psychedelics in The Lab and Clinic - Making Up For Lost Time

<i>Summary: Used in a controlled psychotherapy setting, psychedelics have the potential to treat psychiatric treatments that do not respond to</i> …

Consciousness

Researchers Predict Cognitive Dissonance By Looking At Brain Activity

<i>Summary: A new study uncovers the mechanism behind cognitive dissonance.</i><p>Source: HSE.<p><b>A new study by HSE researchers has uncovered a new brain</b> …

Neurology

Aphasia: The disorder that makes you lose your words It’s hard to imagine bei...

<b>Aphasia: The disorder that makes you lose your words</b><br>It’s hard to imagine being unable to turn thoughts into words. But, if the delicate web of …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Ending Aging: Scientists Say Telomeres May Be the Key to Unlocking Near-Immortality

Telomere Trouble<p>If humans can’t yet achieve immortality, the next best thing would be finding a way to slow down or even reverse the process of …

EXCLUSIVE: Kate Moss Launches Jewellery Collaboration

"I love jewellery," Kate Moss enthuses, "I can’t walk past a jewellery shop without seeing something I love." Jewels have been the main ingredient in …

20,000 Year Old Tablets Revealed The Real Reason Of Our Existence On Earth

Earth is estimated to be about 4.5 billion years old, and for much of that history, it has been home to life in one form or another. Many people …

Google reportedly pursuing LG display deal so it can actually ship phones this year

They may be curved, too<p>Google has reportedly offered to invest around $880 million US (1 trillion won) in LG’s Display division in an apparent bid to make sure it gets the supply of displays it needs for the next Pixel phone. According to the <i>Electronic Times</i> (via <i>Reuters</i>), the lack of a steady …

This NorCal community is the happiest spot in California

If you want to be happy, consider a move to Santa Cruz.<p>This laid-back coastal town soared above other California metropolitan areas in Gallup-Healthways' latest ranking of U.S. communities by their residents' overall sense of well-being.<p>Not unexpected. Miles of scenic beaches and a well-regarded …

Santa Cruz

The surprising new way students are paying for college

In the face of rising college costs comes a somewhat surprising funding trend: students are increasingly turning to GoFundMe, a social fundraising …

College & University

The Scary Thing You Don’t Know About 'Free' Scholarship Searches

Your privacy could be at risk.<p>“You are two minutes from your chance to win $10,000!” crows the ScholarshipPoints website. No pesky essay or academic …

Americans don’t understand the point of universities, according to 90% of university heads

“Disconnect” and “misunderstanding” are two words increasingly being bandied about by political scientists and news commentators to describe the state of social affairs in the US. In the era of president Donald Trump, college campuses are one of the clearest examples of the level of division around.<p>…

It’s not just about jobs. Colleges must help students find their passions.

By Angel B. Perez<p><b>By Angel B. Pérez</b><p>During a recent lecture in my Trinity College course on American higher education, I asked my students, “Why do you go to college?” Most of them answered, in various forms, “To get a job.”<p>Not one mentioned going to college to explore their purpose or to embark on a …

Does Mayor de Blasio understand why kids need to go to college?

Mayor de Blasio doesn’t seem to understand the importance of a college education for New York City’s kids. And that may explain why his …

Morehouse professor retires after nearly 60 years at college

After 59 years of serving the Morehouse College academic community, Dr. Tobe Johnson is hanging up his syllabus for retirement.<p>Johnson attended …

Prison doesn’t work: why don’t we care?

<i>Several high-profile incidents have highlighted endemic problems facing the UK prison system. Helen Brown Coverdale argues that recognising the role</i> …

Crime

Gwyneth Paltrow Shares How She Gets the Motivation to Work Out Almost Every Day

Gwyneth Paltrow has credited her near-daily workouts for looking young and feeling strong, but admits she’s not always in the mood to hit the gym.<p>“I …

10 Healthy Foods You're Not Eating

If your superfood rotation is stuck on repeat—spinach salad for lunch, salmon with broccoli and brown rice for dinner—it's time to shuffle up your plate. Research shows that people who consume the widest range of foods tend to have smaller waists, lower blood pressure levels, and less risk of …

4 Easy Recipes a Nutritionist Eats to Be Happier and Healthier

<i>Every month, Los Angeles–based</i> <i>certified holistic nutritionist, wellness expert, and health coach</i> <i>Kelly LeVeque of</i> <i>Be Well by Kelly brings us a new</i> …

Wellness

Kim Kardashian's Nutritionist Just Shared Her Top Dieting Secrets

We all know Kim Kardashian is an Atkins devotee, but we don't know <i>exactly</i> what the millionaire mogul does to stay fit AF. Now, Colette Heimowitz, vice president of education and nutrition at Atkins, and Kim's personal nutritionist, shares what KiKi loves to eat.<p>Heimowitz sat down with Elite Daily …