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Talking to ourselves: the science of the little voice in your head

Most of us will be familiar with the experience of silently talking to ourselves in our head. Perhaps you’re at the supermarket and realise that you’ve forgotten to pick up something you needed. “Milk!” you might say to yourself. Or maybe you’ve got an important meeting with your boss later in the …

Trends in Rare Diseases – or why the ice bucket challenge is a cold dash of temporary relief

Governments fund research into diseases that are popular with voters. But what about rare diseases, or the ones that aren’t popular, that nonetheless affect thousands of lives?<p>Out of 14 different titles, Elsevier’s Cell Press has no Trends in Rare Diseases.<p>To be fair, there are some rare diseases …

All-New Armored Mercedes-Benz S600 Guard Debuts

We’re guessing that most of the customers for an armored black Mercedes-Benz S-class aren’t the nicest folks in the world—perhaps dabbling in imports/exports, some light oppression, those sorts of things—and now they have a new version on which to spend their ill-gotten gains, the S600 Guard. …

Automotive Design

Russia bans all U.S. food, EU fruit and vegetables in sanctions response; NATO fears invasion | News Home | Reuters

MOSCOW/DONETSK Ukraine (Reuters) - Russia will ban all imports of food from the United States and all fruit and vegetables from Europe, the state news agency reported on Wednesday, a sweeping response to Western sanctions imposed over its support for rebels in Ukraine.<p>A Ukrainian serviceman checks …

Russia

Tumblr Inks Deal to Allow Ditto to Scan Your Photos for Clues About What Brands You Use

<i>Update: Major changes have been made after learning a majority of the online coverage of this updated was incorrect.</i><p>Tumblr users post approximately …

Read J.K. Rowling's new post for the latest Harry Potter 'gossip' - TODAY.com

<i>Can’t get enough of Harry Potter? Then this is for you.</i> <i>Since March, best-selling author J. K. Rowling has been writing original stories about the imaginary 2014 Quidditch World Cup Finals for</i> Pottermore<i>, the online home for the world of Harry Potter.</i><p><i>Rowling shared her latest Pottermore.com</i> <i>story</i> …

Homeless Man, Robs Bank For $1, Asks To Go To Jail To Access Healthcare

00:51<p>HuffPost Live Highlights<p>Nia Vardalos On Lukewarm 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2' Reviews: 'Suck It' (00:51)<p>04:06<p>HuffPost Live Highlights<p>Nia …

Should I buy an investment property right now?

<i>Dear Nancy Woods,</i><p><i>I am a 28 year old new graduate as a lawyer and I have been lucky enough to get employment as an associate lawyer. I have approximately $200,000 saved and I am single. I'm thinking about buying an investment property in either downtown Toronto or Calgary. I see the real estate as a</i> …

Canadian Real Estate

Gen Y money: The danger of job-hunting desperation

<i>Thanks for reading our Gen Y money blog, where a recent grad chronicles her real-life journey to becoming a financially independent adult.</i><p>Any recent college or university graduate will tell you that landing an entry-level job these days is a task and a half.<p>Running the downhill sprint to graduating …

Rainbows explained in ten seconds

One-Way Mirrors explained in ten seconds

Why The Full Moon is Better in Winter

How Modern Light Bulbs Work

Relativity Isn't Relative

Scientists Claim Climate Change Will Wipe Out The Gingers

Imagine, if you will, a world without redheads. It’s not a world many people particularly want to live in, but some are claiming that inevitably, climate change will drive glorious beings like Emma Stone and Bandersnatch Cummerb-er, Benedict Cumberbatch from the face of the Earth.<p>The theory, …