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What Would War with North Korea Look Like?

Over the past half century, the United States has fought only one big war—in Kuwait, in 1991—that was a conventional conflict. Operation Desert Storm launched a U.S.-led coalition against the Iraqi Army after it occupied oil-rich Kuwait. The combat was quick (six weeks) and successful in its …

Check Out This Gorgeous Eclipse Time-Lapse Video and Learn How It Was Filmed

Daniel Dean knew the total solar eclipse would be an incredible opportunity for him to capture something amazing. A few months prior to the eclipse, …

Time-lapse Photography

Israel Health & Science | The Jerusalem Post

Health & Science<p>Health and Science are two of the most developed sectors in Israel and the country is a powerhouse of medical innovation with many …

Get Your Free Guide to Astrophotography from Sky & Telescope!

If you've glimpsed a photo of the colorful Orion nebula or Saturn's proud rings, you've probably wondered . . . could I do that? The idea of …

This is how you should actually be storing your leftovers

<b>We're probably all guilty of cooking too much for dinner and having a fair amount of leftover food to deal with. But rather than waste the extra food</b> …

Food

9 Behaviors That Will Definitely Make You An Irresistible Person

“Julia has a certain magic, doesn’t she?” I heard a coworker say over margaritas a few years ago. Julia’s side hustle as a writer had recently taken …

5 Ways Powerfully Confident People Gain Mental Strength

Confidence and mental strength often go hand in hand.<p>One aspect of confidence that is rarely discussed is mental strength. While you may be able to identify a confident person based on their presence--the way that they carry themselves as they enter a room--you may not as easily pinpoint the …

Self-help

7 Things You Have to Stop Believing to Live a Successful Life On Your Own Terms

Since the mind drives the body, it’s the way we think that ultimately makes the dreams we dream possible or impossible. Our reality is almost …

Mind

Instagram's Billionaire CEO Does This for 60 Minutes Every Single Morning

Next time you get the itch to procrastinate, try this.<p>I've got a bone to pick with Kevin Systrom. He created one of the internet's most powerful procrastination drugs. He's Instagram's CEO and co-founder.<p>Instagram is to blame every time I fail to get work done. Mindlessly scrolling through pictures …

Procrastination

Lose Weight and Indulge in Your Cravings With These "Cheez-It" Chickpeas

I must confess, these oven-roasted chickpeas are not Cheez-Its, and they don't quite capture the same flaky, airy texture of the cracker. I'm sorry! Well, not really, because they <i>do</i> have a spicy-cheesy taste, are satisfyingly crunchy, and are filling to boot. You win some; you lose some. High in …

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

I'm particularly aware of this, because my daughter Eliza is graduating from high school in two weeks. The days are long, but the years are short.<p>I'm trying to hold back the urge to follow her around the apartment giving her little bits of advice and wisdom. To relieve my mind, here's what I would …

The Easy Way to Get Focused in Less Than 2 Minutes

On an average morning before 8 a.m., my thoughts go something like:<p>“Is my mum going to be OK?”<p>“Does my dog need acupuncture? Why is she still …

11 Unusual Reasons You're Habitually Late (and How to Master the Clock)

No one's on time 100 percent, but if you're chronically late, here's what might be happening.<p>Being late generally makes you look wildly unprofessional, not just because it makes you seem disorganized, but also because it keeps people waiting and, therefore, makes them feel disrespected. But …

Self-help

Confidence Will Be the Ultimate Driver of Your Success. Here's How to Make Sure It's Rock Solid

Without this trait, you will never rise above the tide.<p>Your confidence level is what will determine your success level in the workplace.<p>That's proved true again and again for the most famous entrepreneurs, the smartest business leaders, and the most talented managers.<p>If you lack confidence, you …

Self-improvement

The Dream Job Is a Myth. Focus Instead on Living Your Best Life.

You find your true calling by explore opportunities for happiness and growth.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We're told to follow our dreams, pursue our passions and be extraordinary. But what if we haven't yet figured out what we're meant to do?<p>We millennials …

Happiness

5 Science-Backed Ways To Have A Happier Morning

Even if you are not a morning person.<p>Before I became a mom, I woke up naturally, as bluebirds pulled back my covers with their little beaks and doe-eyed deers brought me my slippers. At least that’s my sleep deprived memory of it all.<p>One thing is for sure, with or without kids, getting up in the …

6 Ways To Stop Stressing About Things You Can't Control

There’s a brutal truth about life that some people refuse to accept—you have no control over many of the things that happen to you.<p>People who resist this truth fall into two categories—control freaks or worry warts. Control freaks believe if they can gain enough control over others, and the …

Self-help

Why bad moods are good for you: the surprising benefits of sadness

<i>Homo sapiens</i> is a very moody species. Even though sadness and bad moods have always been part of the human experience, we now live in an age that …

Psychology

9 Exciting Ways to Live a More Adventurous Life

On its most basic level, adventure is just plain fun and a cool experience to write and ‘gram about. And stepping outside of your comfort zone won’t just make your life <i>feel</i> more interesting, it will also change you for the better — making you bolder and more self-assured while improving your social …

Knowing how others see us is the key to happiness | Tasha Eurich

The relentless ‘me’ focus of our lives misses a crucial step<p>The most important, and yet least examined, determinant of success or failure – at work and in life – is self-awareness. The ability to understand who we are, how others see us, and how we fit into the world.<p>Plato instructed us to “know …

Self-awareness

Here’s how Amazon’s Echo Show works

Amazon just unveiled a brand new Echo device — I would even call it the second generation Amazon Echo. In many ways, it works like the original Amazon Echo. But there’s a screen and a couple of nifty new features.<p>As you can see in Amazon’s own video at the top, the main feature is going to be video …

Smart Homes

15 Foods You Should Never, Ever Eat

Hard-and-fast food rules are made to be broken. But some common foods are seriously bad for you. "It doesn't mean you'll get sick, get cancer, or die …

5 Supplements You Might Actually Want to Take

And two to avoid.<p>You don't need supplements to live a healthy life. If you exercise regularly, eat a balanced diet, get sleep, and avoid stress, you will prevent health problems while gaining muscle and losing fat. But the <i>right</i> supplements can absolutely take your health and fitness to the next …

Intermittent fasting diet takes off pounds, makes people healthier

There's more evidence that occasional fasting — actually, just eating very lightly — can help people lose weight.<p>People who ate a special low-calorie diet five days a month not only lost weight, but lowered their cholesterol, blood pressure and body fat measurements, researchers reported …

Diabetes

Flipboard makes one hell of an update - go revisit if you forgot the app exists

Encrypted doesn’t mean hack proof, even for cryptocurrency<p>(TECH NEWS) There is no such thing as un-hackable, even in cryptocurrency. Yes, it can be …

Black Mirror

Success Mantras From Radically Successful Founders And CEOs

There are many theories about what creates success, business school libraries are filled with them. But no one knows better than the brand founders and CEOs who started out with nothing but a scratchpad and a dream.<p>We thought that it would be interesting to learn what the leaders themselves think …

Scientists say health benefits from alcohol may be greatly exaggerated

You may want to put down that glass of wine or pint of beer.<p>Despite claims in recent years that a glass of red wine could reduce chances of getting heart disease, new research is discovering that the information may be faulty.<p>Scientists are now saying that many of the studies touting alcohol’s …