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Zika virus may cause long-term memory damage, similar to Alzheimer's disease

The Zika virus may cause long-term damage to the memory which mirrors the effects of Alzheimer’s disease a new study suggests.<p>Scientists had thought that the virus only impacted the brains of developing foetuses and did not believe an infection posed serious problems for adults.<p>But a new study …

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10 Rules to Live By for Those Who Want to Live a Positive Life

<b>1. Be comfortable in your own skin.</b><p>The first step to becoming happy is to feel comfortable in your own skin. Everyone was born with a flaw. No one is perfect. Accept yourself with what you're born with whether it be your background, your skin, your nose, your eyes, your hair, your freckles, your …

Happiness

This Mindfulness Practice Will Give You The Best Sex Of Your Life

Having great sex is the rule for me, not an exception. So, recently, when I had the most unbelievable sex of my life, my breath was taken away for …

Meditation

Scientists discovered 200 new species in the Himalayas—and we’re slowly killing them all

A “walking” fish, a new kind of banana, and a monkey that sneezes whenever rainwater gets in its upturned nose are among the hundreds of stunning new species that’ve been found in the biologically rich region of the Eastern Himalayas in the last few years.<p>There were 211 previously unknown plants …

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Morning Flight

Self-Care Sunday: 500 Things to be Happy About

I recently bought a sweet book called <i>Happiness Is…500 Things to Be Happy About</i> by Lisa Swerling and Ralph Lazar. (The above and below images are from …

'Age-appropriate' fashion is a step backward for women’s rights

For decades the term “age-appropriate” has been an acceptable phrase when it comes to women’s style. You've probably heard it said that low-cut tops …

Hello Pre-Mum Me, Are You Still In There?

<i>Left: 2007 - In Helsinki having a mini-break</i><p><b>Right:</b> 2015 - In Lounge having a mini-babybel<p>Non-parents can be so cruel, can't they? Specifically, me. …

Toys "R" Us

A Walk at Dusk

Prause, Marianne. "Carl Gustav Carus als Maler." Ph.D. diss. (Universität zu Köln, 1963), pp. 38-39.<p>Hinz, Sigrid. "Caspar David Friedrich als …

Amsterdam's Van Gogh museum amazes with sunflower labyrinth

A maze made up of 125,000 sunflowers has been set up on the Museumplein in Amsterdam to celebrate the opening of the new entrance hall to the Van …

How Picasso the Sculptor Ruptured Art History

On October 9, 1912, Pablo Picasso wrote a letter to Georges Braque, his confrere in Cubism, whom he later derided as “my wife” and who, for his part, …

You've Never Seen Art History Quite Like This

Alexey Kondakov's series <i>Art History in Contemporary Life</i> places famous masterpieces in typical settings found around Kiev.<p>Pairing the dark, seedy …

Syrian refugees: Which countries welcome them, which ones don't

<b>(CNN) —</b> The expanding Syrian refugee crisis highlights the differences among countries that welcome desperate migrants and those that don't.<p>Some 4.1 million Syrians are fleeing a homeland riven by more than four years of civil war. Some countries have taken in so many migrants it's caused a …

United Nations

Read These 7 Books Before You Quit Your Job | Inc.com

You have a great business idea. You have a passionate need to escape cubicle life. You even have an outstanding work ethic and a healthy dose of risk tolerance. You're all set to quit your gig and be an entrepreneur--except for one thing.<p>You don't have an MBA. Or any idea really about the nuts and …

Entrepreneurship

10 Things Happy People Do Before Lying In Bed Every Night

en_US<p>article<p>This post will tell you about some before-bed rituals happy people observe to remain …