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How Doctors Think: Suicide Prevention

<b>How Doctors Think: Suicide Prevention Second in a Series about "How Doctors Think"*</b><p><b>By Lloyd I. Sederer, MD and Jay Carruthers, MD**</b><p>About 10 years ago, one of us (LIS), as mental health commissioner of NYC, was providing budget testimony before a committee of the City Council. One of the City …

Watch 6 Decades of Bridal Hairstyles in 2 Minutes

Plus, aquarium nails and the worst husband ever, ahead in today's Alluring Links.<p>Watch six decades of bridal hairstyles in two minutes. [Buzzfeed]<p>Now you can pair your mermaid hair with the latest nail trend: "aquarium nails." [PopSugar]<p>This horrible man sued his wife after seeing her without …

Did you solve it? Are you smarter than a Japanese schoolchild?

Earlier today I set four Area Maze puzzles. Here’s how you solve them.<p>Area Maze 1<p>Draw this:<p>Line x is (38 + 39)/7 = 77/7 = 11cm<br>• Line y is 11 - 4 = 7cm<br>• Line z = 7 + 3 = 10cm<br>• The missing value is therefore (10 x 6) - 40cm2 = 20cm2<p>Area Maze 2<p>Draw this:<p>First we can deduce that the length x is 5cm, since 4 …

Smartphone and laptop batteries compromise web browser privacy, suggest security experts

Websites are able to identify and track users through the amount of battery on their laptops or mobile devices, according to a report published by …

Flying Girl - Photographs by Karina Sechi | LensCulture

Karina Sechi’s schedule is rarely lacking for inspiration. She is a lawyer and a photographer. She also practices surfing, rock-climbing and mountain-biking. Though she grew up in Venezuela, she has lived around the world (having stopped her journeys, most recently, in the south of France).<p>Her …

São Paulo

15 Twisted Facts About The Sixth Sense

On August 6, 1999, moviegoers got their first look at <i>The Sixth Sense</i>. M. Night Shyamalan’s story about eight-year-old Cole Sear seeing dead people …

Pop Culture

Interview: Michael Kamber on Photojournalism Ethics and the Altering of Images

Michael Kamber is a photojournalist who has been working around the world since 1986; he has traveled to Iraq, Afghanistan, Liberia, the Sudan, …

Your Issues Aren't About You

I have a friend whose husband just walked out on her and her three young children. She is barely getting by financially, she has some mounting health issues due to the stress she's experiencing, <i>and</i> she is caring for an elderly parent. Her circumstances are tough in a way that I can't pretend to …

10 Winning Shots from the 2015 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

After receiving nearly 18,000 photo submissions, <i>National Geographic Traveler</i> magazine has selected the winning shots for this year’s Traveler Photo …

Panama Canal

14 Foods you shouldn't buy - make your own!

Want to cut your weekly shopping bill in half and eat healthier too? There are some foods you just shouldn't bother buying at the supermarket. You …

Nutrition

7 Good Developer Habits I Wish I’d Adopted Sooner

Learning to code, whether done through a system like Treehouse or independently, can be a heck of a journey. Much has been written about the early …

Debugging

12 Most Powerful DC Universe Superheroes

by Rachel Paxton<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Superheroes are everywhere these days, and the DC Universe in particular is having a moment with <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn</i> …

Comic Books

Create A 3D Hologram On Your Smartphone With This Amazingly Simple Video

Holograms might appear to be limited to the realms of science fiction films like 'Star Wars' and 'Star Trek' but actually, they're far easier to make …

Top 10 - 8 of 10 : The Best Thing Ever Written About Strategy

<i>This blog is the eighth most popular of all the blogs I have ever posted. For the next 7 weeks we will be counting up to number 1.</i><p>This weekend, I've been revisiting my misspent youth, by reading again the musings of Bruce Doolin Henderson and his colleagues from the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) in …

Profit

Funny Pictures – August 4, 2015

Night almost ruined.<p>You’re a sociopath, Kelley.<p>This frog looks like every person who’s asked to speak to the manager in a retail setting.<p>Obi-Juan.<p>Let …

New research shows bilingual people have yet another advantage

Now new research shows that they can also view the world in different ways depending on the specific language they are operating in.<p>The past 15 years have witnessed an overwhelming amount of research on the bilingual mind, with the majority of the evidence pointing to the tangible advantages of …

Language

​LibreOffice 5: The best office suite today won't cost you a dime

The latest version of open-source LibreOffice is a great suite for Linux, Mac, or Windows users.<p>I've used LibreOffice as my main office suite since …

Are you ready for the ultimate geek road trip? 12 suggestions.

For most people, a road trip means sun, the sky, the sea, a mountain range. But if you've got a bit of geek in you, your sightseeing becomes even more enjoyable when you can learn something about the science history of your destination.<p>If you're headed to the Jersey Shore, for example, why not take …

5 Terrible Things Science Says You Do to Your Mind Everyday

Are you tired of your brain working at its optimal level every day? Are you <i>too</i> emotionally balanced? Are you sick to death of your good memory? If …

The 6 Secrets Of Couples Who Stick Together Forever

Maximize your happiness and strengthen your bond with these smart relationship tips.<p><b>SPECIAL FROM</b><p>Recognize and embrace change<p>People change throughout their lives. The “ultimate key to successful relationships is the ability to grow and adapt together,” says Dr. Steven Craig, a clinical psychologist …

The top brain-training apps to keep your mind sharp

As an app released this week claims to improve the memory of patients with schizophrenia, we've taken a look at the best apps for training your brain<p>IQs across the world are experiencing a steady decline, with our collective intelligence <b>dropping by one IQ point in the last decade</b>.<p>According to …

This New Algorithm From Disney Research Could Revolutionize Home Video

Home videos might soon look as good as Hollywood.<p>We’ve seen before how much potential depth-sensing cameras have when it comes to the future of special effects. But a new algorithm from Disney Research could make it possible to do sophisticated video special effects without accurate depth …

Accomplish for Android is an intuitive new to-do scheduler

I’ve been a huge fan of Wunderlist for years now, because of the to-do app’s simple yet powerful interface. But over the past week, I’ve been drawn to a new productivity app that lends itself to the way I organize my schedule — and it was designed by a teenager from Israel.<p>Accomplish for Android …

Apps

How Important Is Perfect Form in Fitness, Really?

<i>By Brian Sabin</i><p>Just about every gym in the world is lying to you. The lies are told subtly. They aren't even spoken aloud. But they are often written all over the walls. The lies are well intentioned, aiming to show you the "right" way to exercise. We're talking about the posters that show someone …

Yoga