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A Sense Of Self: What Happens When Your Brain Says You Don't Exist

Science journalist Anil Ananthaswamy thinks a lot about "self" — not necessarily <i>himself</i>, but the role the brain plays in our notions of self and existence.<p>In his new book, <i>The Man Who Wasn't There,</i> Ananthaswamy examines the ways people think of themselves and how those perceptions can be distorted …

Consciousness

10 Superfoods That Can Help You Achieve More Restful Sleep

When we think about the main things that keep us healthy, like nutrition, sleep and exercise, it's easy to envision them as parallel highways, with what we do in one lane having little effect on another.<p>But as scientists continue learning about the complex biological processes that keep us running, …

Nutrition

Orbit Fantasy Workshop – join the write-along challenge!

Have you always wanted to write your own fantasy novel? Have you got some great characters and plot lines bouncing around in your head that won’t …

Creative Writing

185 Extraordinary Photo Manipulation Tutorials | Web & Graphic Design

Unlimited Downloads : 400,000+ Design Assets<p>Photoshop is mostly used for Photo Manipulation and its popularity and craze is still a rage. In this …

7 Reasons to Cook Your Summer Squash in the Slow Cooker

<i>Header image: Slow Cooker Summer Squash from CHOW</i>Summer squashes are a wonderful thing, except for when they’re overcooked into oblivion. Which is …

Slow Cookers

What Does a 1,500-Calorie-Day Look Like?

See what a day's worth of food looks like on a 1,500-calorie diet.<p>When you're trying to eat better or lose weight, sometimes you just want someone to …

6 Deliciously Different Zucchini Recipes

There's no shortage of zucchini this time of year. From zucchini carpaccio to zucchini pancakes, here are six deliciously different ways to use it.<p><b>1. Zucchini "Carpaccio" with Feta, Walnuts & Dill</b><p>Raw zucchini is wonderful when sliced thin, carpaccio-thin. Here, it's topped with feta, dill and …

Food

If You Only Learn One Cake Recipe, Let it Be This One

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and every Sunday, Posie Harwood from 600 Acres will share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Can you count to 4? Great! You know a fantastic cake recipe.</i><p>My mother makes the best birthday cakes. …

The Long Game: Google-Backed Calico Partners With Ancestry to Beat the Specter of Aging

With its new DNA data, Google-backed Calico will search for genetic trends in lives lived the longest.<p>How much would you pay to live longer? What if Google were making the pill to do it?<p>On Tuesday, Calico, the medical research company Google incubated in 2013, announced it had cut a deal for access …

Inked

15 Weird Risk Factors for Kidney Stones

Anyone who’s ever passed a kidney stone before has probably wondered how something so small (usually, anyway!) can cause so much pain. Unfair, we …

Holistic Medicine

Best Android gadgets of the week: Incipio OffGRID, Sony Smart Speaker, and more!

We've got another batch of the best Android accessories released recently. There's a full range of gadgets here to consider, including Bluetooth …

What Do the Richest People in America All Have in Common?

A look at the common traits of the richest Americans.<p>There are 513 billionaires in America, according to <i>Forbes</i>, though only 400 of those make its …

Investing

Go global to build the perfect portfolio

Let's talk about how to build the perfect portfolio – which, no offence intended, probably looks nothing at all like the one you currently hold.<p>Most of us lavish a disproportionate amount of our money on Canadian securities. We largely ignore international markets, especially global bonds.<p>But this …

Struggling to remember something? Have a good sleep, as researchers find it boosts memory

Scientists show for first time that sleep makes it easier to retrieve nuggets of information that may have got lost in a corner of the brain<p>If you are trying to remember something vital you have forgotten, get a good night's sleep.<p>It is well known that sleep boosts memory, but scientists have shown …