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Debunking the ‘Born This Way’ Myth

A new study challenges progressives’ tall tales about sexuality.<p>Here is the world according to the LGBT Left: Just as there are black and white, …

Mental Health

Every survival kit should have these 10 items to start with. Do you have them all?

Back to the Basics – 2018<p>But will they light?<p>At least once a year, we try to quickly go over the items that belong in every survival kit. If you have …

Extreme Sports

What your mindless daily habits reveal about you, according to science

There are so many actions throughout your day that go unremembered — pulling off a few sheets of toilet paper, sending a quick email to a colleague, …

Here's Why People Who Sleep Late Are Smarter, According To Science

Anyone ever yell at you for doing something the wrong way? Maybe it wasn’t wrong at all; maybe they just wanted something done a certain way.<p>Geniuses …

The Brain

Once staunch critic, Cyprus now sees Israel as fighting for its survival

Head of the country’s center-right ruling party said that for years his country has had the “wrong perception of Israel."<p>><br>• ><p>Cyprus President Nicos …

Scientists May Have Just Discovered The Key To Halting Alzheimer's

Brain inflammation plays a big role in the disease's progression.<p>Curbing brain inflammation may help people treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease, according to a landmark new study.<p>Researchers at the University of Southampton in England conducted a series of experiments showing a chemical that …

Dementia

The Layered Approach to Prepping Series. Part 3: Your 3 Week Survival Plan

Guest Post by Dan Sullivan from Survival Sullivan.com Part 3: Your 3- Your 3 Week Survival Plan Hope you are all having a wonderful Sunday! I am so …

Tap Water

Here Are 10 Powerful New Insights From The Science Of Happiness

The most surprising, provocative, and inspiring findings from the last year.<p><i>This article first appeared on Greater Good, the online magazine of the Greater Good Science Center at UC Berkeley.</i><p>More than a decade after <i>Greater Good</i> first started reporting on the science of compassion, generosity, …

Forget resolutions—use these nerdy lifehacks to make life a little better in a lot of ways

It’s New Year’s. You want to set goals, and achieve them. But, realistically, you’re probably not going to. Researchers find that anywhere from 40% to 8% of Americans who set New Year’s resolutions successfully stick to them.<p>The problem is that people often aim to completely overhaul their lives, …

Nutrition

Science: Liking Your Alone Time May Mean Greater Success

Although success is something we all hope to achieve, it can be a real struggle. You might think the extroverts of the world have the best shot at …

Self-improvement

Sleep Scientist Says Starting Work At 10 A.M. Is What Nature Intended

Getting up any earlier is basically torture.<p>A sleep scientist in England just confirmed what we already knew: getting to work before 9 a.m. is torture.<p>"Staff should start at 10 a.m.," Paul Kelley, an honorary clinical research fellow at Oxford University's Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience …

Sleep

Keep drinking that coffee, science says it's actually super good for you

As if we <i>needed</i> a reason to drink coffee: The <i>American Journal of Epidemiology</i> published the findings of a 10-year study that states coffee drinkers …

Learn How to Tie 12 Useful Knots with This Visual Guide

If the only knot you know involves tying your shoes, then this infographic provides clear, step-by-step instructions on tying some of the most useful …

Survival shelters, by James Mandeville

Making a Survival Shelter<p>by survival expert James Mandeville<p>New November 2015; not rated yet<p>The following comments refer to building a shelter in a …

Homelessness
Glenn Beck

The Prepper’s Holiday Gift Guide

With the onset of the holiday season, it is time to begin thinking about how we are going to spend both our precious time and money to ensure that we …

Solar Power

How the Gospel, Not Evolution, Can Solve Society’s Problems

Shop Now<p>Is a better understanding of evolution the solution to our modern problems? This is certainly the thought of many scientists, sociologists, …

What WWII's Top Secret Spy Manual Can Teach You About Wilderness Survival

Before there was a CIA there was England’s Special Operations Executive. And, as WWII heated up, it put all of its collective tradecraft knowledge …

Could Depression Be Caused By An Infection?

Sometime around 1907, well before the modern randomized clinical trial was routine, American psychiatrist Henry Cotton began removing decaying teeth from his patients in hopes of curing their mental disorders. If that didn't work, he moved on to more invasive excisions: tonsils, testicles, ovaries …

Depression

Nuclear Disaster Preparedness: Nukes and Fallout: How to Survive When Others Won’t

<b>Are You Ready Series: Nuclear Disaster Preparedness</b><p>Since the dawn of nuclear weapons, we have always been weary of a trigger happy world leader …

This Is How To Survive If You Lose Everything (Including Your Home)

<i>The following survival guide was originally published by Nomad at The Survivalist Blog.</i><p><i>Editor’s Note: With the global economy in shambles and</i> …

4 Ways the Time of Day Affects Your Photographs

You have probably heard the saying, “The early bird gets the worm,” and in some ways that phrase can be repurposed to apply to photographers as well. …

Photography

Here’s How You’ll Die When the SHTF (and How to Prevent Your Untimely Demise)

When it hits the fan…I mean REALLY hits the fan in a permanent kind of way, the most likely outcome is death.<p>That’s not pretty, and I’m well aware of …

How to survive the end of the world

But most of us haven’t even thought about preparing for the worst.<p>With natural disasters an inevitability, environmental experts say being ready …

How To Turn Your Hobby Into A Business And Quit Your Day Job

It’s probably something that most people have dreamed of at some stage, turning a hobby or leisure pursuit into a successful business.<p>A lot of people are doing it, although for most, the money they generate does little more than cover their costs. So how do you turn something you just get a kick …

Small Business

70 years after WWII: A world order imperiled

Seventy years ago, on Sept. 2, 1945, Gen. Douglas MacArthur, the supreme commander of Allied powers in the Pacific, stood on the deck of the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay and formally accepted the surrender of Imperial Japan. It marked the end of World War II, history’s bloodiest war, which …