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Censoring Palestinian Maps

When Zionists denounced a text book with maps showing historical Palestine, McGraw-Hill quickly caved, even destroying the copies in inventory, a …

The Search and Rescue Pack

Working for search and rescue is no easy task, and when your job is to go out and save people, you need the right gear not just for yourself, but …

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BBC Radio 4 - Seriously... - Seriously... - Is Mindfulness Meditation Dangerous?

Is Mindfulness Meditation Dangerous?<p>For a new series of Out of the Ordinary, Jolyon Jenkins investigates whether meditation can do you more harm than good. What has he discovered?<p>Are you sitting comfortably? Close your eyes. Take a few moments to settle down. When you are ready, pay attention to …

What I Learned About Love From My Boyfriend's Depression

We'd lie in bed at night talking about ways we could fight it together, and sometimes when we ran out of ideas I'd turn toward him and put my hand on his chest. "Come back to me," I'd say.<p>"I want to," he'd reply. "I really do. I just can't." And he really couldn't.<p>Last spring, my boyfriend fell …

This 1 Practice Will Dramatically Increase Your Emotional Intelligence

Easy in theory, difficult to practice.<p>Did you ever notice how our actions tend to be reactive, as opposed to proactive?<p>This is often a good thing. Think about it: Good reflexes can help you avoid a car accident or jump to a friend's aid without hesitation.<p>But we get into trouble when we let …

Emotional Intelligence

Where Are the American Cities That Aren't Struggling?

To James and Deborah Fallows, “flyover country” is more than just the part of the U.S. the media often forgets. They’ve found that these areas are home to cities that work, thriving communities, and an abundance of jobs. As part of a collaboration between <i>The Atlantic</i> and <i>PBS NewsHour</i>, Judy Woodruff …

American Cities

Zen and the art of getting things done

<b>(CNN) —</b> The new hot trend in Silicon Valley office culture is a Buddh-ish encouragement of workplace mindfulness. Guided meditation is the new free cafeteria meals.<p>But David Allen, the author of the international bestselling productivity bible, Getting Things Done, has been teaching people how to …

Meditation

16 Pieces Of Relationship Advice Everyone Needs

Single or coupled, relationship counselling can be a huge help.<p>The reasons why people sign up for counselling are vast and varied, but from my own experience as a counsellor, I can think of very few clients who have not wanted to discuss relationship issues at some point during the counselling …

Why Is America Using These Antique Planes to Fight ISIS?

The U.S. military is testing a dependable, rugged little vintage bomber as it battles elusive ISIS militants in Syria and Iraq.<p>War was just an …

What If Physical Illness Were Treated Like Mental Illness?

What if you were sick in bed for three days? You’re popping Advil like candy to keep your fever down. You feel like you are going to die. Well-meaning friends offer to swing by the store if you need anything. Your mother brings over chicken soup and tells you to rest up and take it easy. Everyone …

Depression

Could This Natural Supplement Be the Answer to Antidepressant Dependency?

Investigating the mysterious natural supplement that has been a wonder drug for many, even though nobody seems to know very much about it.<p>Mental health is so underfunded in the UK that pills can be used as the quick-fix option. In 2014/15, 57.8 million prescriptions for antidepressants or selective …

Hillary Clinton Wants To Fundamentally Change Capitalism In America, And That Will Cost Us Jobs

Hillary Clinton has a commanding lead in the delegate count for the Democrat Party presidential nomination, meaning that with the current tumult in the Republican nominating process she has a very good chance of being the next president of the United States. Therefore, we need to start paying more …

Middle-class

“Get a blender”: 10 habits to take your life into the stratosphere of greatness

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What habits have changed people’s lives?</i> <i>Answer by Nelson Wang, entrepreneur and writer with 10 years in technology. Founder of CEO Lifestyle.</i><p>When I was seventeen, I was fired from my job as a tuxedo salesperson for missing a rotation. I was devastated. …

Motivation

The Danger of Ignoring Intuition in Relationships.

I have this feeling that deep down inside, we are afraid of finding our own truth.<p>Whether the truth in question manifests in words or actions related …

How to use your iPhone's share button like a pro

One of the best features of your iPhone or iPad that you're probably not using is the share menu.<p>You know it — it's the strip of apps that appear …

Apps

11 Ways To Shut Down Anxiety & Depression - For Good

Throughout my twenties, I was lost. I didn’t know who I was. I didn’t believe in myself. My head was a jumbled mess of negativity and insecurity from …

17 Kitchen Cheat Sheet To Shorten Your Cooking Time

1. For faster prep have a decent knife and know how to sharpen it<p>Nothing slows cooks down more than blunt knives that don’t cut well. They’re also …

Notorious Poaching Vessel Captured After Years On The Run

Indonesia plans to intentionally sink the ship known as ‘Viking.’<p>Sea Shepherd’s Jolly Roger. (Photo: Courtesy of Sea Shepherd/Flickr)<p>The last of a …

Fish

Leonardo DiCaprio's Oscar win means a new era of memes

On Sunday night, the Internet happily witnessed the death of its favorite celebrity meme: Leonardo DiCaprio's Oscar snubs.<p>After five unsuccessful …

4 Surprising Reasons To Have More Sex, According To Science

Here’s motivation to spend more time together in the bedroom, the shower, the backseat...you get the idea.