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The Anxiety Secret Too Many People Are Carrying Around

One night around 3 a.m., I awoke suddenly, with a tightness in my chest. I could feel my heart pounding, fast, and my mind racing with desperate …

Mental Health

Scientists reveal the 17 biggest relationship deal breakers for men and women

Shutterstock<p>Typically, research has delved into what men and women consider deal <i>makers</i> in relationships—the traits they find most desirable in a …

There’s a good reason Americans are horrible at science

The United States of America has arguably done more to advance science in the modern world than any other country on earth. From the nimble ingenuity of Silicon Valley to the ascendency of US military technology, this nation has impeccable high-tech bona fides. Many of the world’s top engineering …

Critical Thinking

5 Strength Training Moves Women Should Be Doing

Lifting weights makes you leaner, healthier, and faster—and it’s especially important for women. Put these moves on your must-do list today for a better cycling body tomorrow.<p>As women, we start with less muscle mass and bone density than our male counterparts, which makes us more vulnerable to …

15 Sci-Fi Books You Should Definitely Read

Science fiction is a vast, expansive genre with many, many great stories from giant robots to alien invasions to exploring distant stars. And while …

I am 16 and the education system is destroying my health

Breathe in. Breathe out.<p>The strings that hold you together are loosening. You feel what’s going on in your body without being able to control it. Your breathing speeds up. Every sense heightened, your entire body shakes. Pins and needles are running marathons up and down your limbs. It hurts. …

Mental Health

Don't Look Now, But the Next Bush Wants Us In Another New War in the Middle East

It could be the Summer of Trump that's responsible. Our already easily distracted media culture is on tilt from the advent of "The Donald" as Republican presidential frontrunner.<p>The rise of his Big Mouth/Big Money campaign not only speaks volumes about the devolutionary state of our politics, it's …

Marvel, Star Wars at D23: See video from inside the panels

<i>Entertainment Weekly</i> was on hand at the 2015 D23 Expo, relaying all the exciting information from the panels. But seeing is believing, right? Video …

We’ve Consumed More Than the Earth Can Produce This Year

Thursday, August 13, is Earth Overshoot Day, when resource use is expected to outstrip the capacity for production—and it’s getting earlier every year.<p>Biocapacity Deficits and Reserves<p>Biological capacity, or biocapacity, is a way to measure an area's ability to produce biological materials …

What makes one of the ocean's smartest creatures so weird

Octopuses are known to be brainiacs — they can mimic flounder in a flash, unscrew themselves out of a sealed jar and even use coconut shells to build …