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A Better Kind of Happiness

Nearly two and a half millennia ago, Aristotle triggered a revolution in happiness. At the time, Greek philosophers were trying hard to define precisely what this state of being was. Some contended that it sprang from hedonism, the pursuit of sensual pleasure. Others argued from the perspective of …

Japan Quakes Puzzle Scientists

The number and broad spread of aftershocks could reshape the understanding of how geology affects seismic events<p>TOKYO—The earthquakes that struck Japan surprised not only the people near the epicenters, but scientists—who say the number of aftershocks and their broad spread could reshape the …

Geology

11 Places Where You Need to Have Sex at Some Point in Your Life

Don't knock 'em til you try 'em<p>You know that reccurring sex dream you have about getting it on under the stars with your partner (or, you know, Ryan Gosling)? Well we think you should totally make that a reality—the outdoors part that is. And we’re not the only ones. Expanding your sexual …

Superhot

12 Embarrassing Sex Questions You're Too Afraid to Ask

Which is why we did it for you, and got all the answers

After a 12-minute MTV VMA speech, Kanye West says he's going to run for president in 2020

In another nod to a feud involving Taylor Swift (the night already had this one and then this one involving Nicki Minaj), the singer presented the award to West. Six years ago, West rushed the stage and interrupted Swift's acceptance speech for best female video because he wasn't happy about her …

5 Ways to Achieve Workplace Zen

Take a deep breath—literally.<p>Back in the day, unwinding once the clock hit 5 P.M. meant a pow-wow with coworkers at a local watering hole.<p>But as work …

California sinking faster than thought, aquifers could permanently shrink

California is sinking even faster than scientists had thought, new NASA satellite imagery shows.<p>Some areas of the Golden State are sinking more than 2 inches per month, the imagery reveals. Though the sinking, called subsidence, has long been a problem in California, the rate is accelerating …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Movies<p><i>GQ</i> goes watch shopping with Henry Golding, the leading man of <i>Crazy Rich Asians</i> and future leading man of every other movie.<p>By Samuel Hine3 days …

Menswear

Researchers claim that Google could 'rig the 2016 election'

Robert Epstein, a senior research psychologist at the American Institute for Behavioral Research and Technology, and colleague Ronald E. Robertson …

Mukasey: FBI probe is about Hillary Clinton, not her private emails

Former Attorney General Michael Mukasey said Sunday that Hillary Clinton is indeed the focus of a Justice Department probe, calling the argument that the investigation is about her private email network when she was secretary of state “ridiculous.”<p>“The FBI doesn’t investigate machines,” Mukasey, a …

The historical origins of 6 swear words

In fact, Americans swear so often, the US made airing indecent or profane language during certain times a federal crime. Cue the FCC.<p>For the sake of knowledge though, we looked into the etymology of a few of these words. (Some of which violate our style guide!) Learn where they originated below.<p>The …

14 Ways to Become a More Likable Person

When you’re in a highly competitive field, talent and intelligence are prerequisites.<p>To excel, it helps to know how to connect with others and …

Marvel shows first look at Doctor Strange, Captain America: Civil War at D23 Expo

Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige showed up at Disney's D23 Expo in Anaheim today, bringing a first look at next year's <i>Doctor Strange</i> and <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>. Those two comic book movies will kick off Marvel's Phase 3 plan for its cinematic universe, introducing new characters and bringing …

Marvel Universe

9 hot startup cities that aren't San Francisco or NYC

But there's a slew of other metro areas with established infrastructure and skilled work forces that can match those more established locations at a fraction of the cost of living and with less day-to-day stress.<p>These are the places where startup dreams come easier and cheaper, but can still pay …

Lavender Theme Park Blooms in China

China

I took a personality test to assess my leadership potential and it was freakishly accurate

Having never been asked to complete one while applying for a job, I assumed they were somewhat similar to the quizzes in Seventeen magazine I spent the better part of my adolescence taking.<p>Those quizzes, it seemed, were only useful for diagnosing people on the extremes — those who were destined to …

10 top secret military bases that the government doesn't want you to know about

1The Cheyenne Mountain Complex, Home of NORAD<p>The Cheyenne Mountain Complex is a hollowed out mountain in Colorado Springs that keeps track of …

11 Surprising, Delicious Foods That Boost Brain Power

The health and fitness experts at Well + Good share the best foods to eat for sharper memory and improved mental function.<p>You may choose certain foods to prevent bloating, avoid inflammation, and get glowing skin—but what about boosting your brain power every time you fill your plate?<p>The …

Wellness

Is Our Universe a Fake?

<i>Robert Lawrence Kuhn is the creator, writer and host of "Closer to Truth," a public television and multimedia program that features the world's</i> …

What No One Tells You About Boob Jobs

Today's boob job is about more than buying breast implants. The term is also used to refer to breast lifts, reductions, or a combination lift and augmentation with implants.<p>Today's boob job is about more than buying breast implants. The term is also used to refer to breast lifts, reductions, or a …

Weight Loss

Job outlook: Starting salaries for recent computer science graduates

Looksharp, a marketplace for internships and entry-level jobs, recently published its annual State of College Hiring Report for 2015. The report was …

Bacteria Programmed to Develop Basic Computing Elements Like Sensors, Memory and Circuits

A group of MIT researchers recently published a research paper in the journal Cell Systems and explained how these basic computing elements could be …

5 human-powered open hardware projects

Take a look at five open hardware projects that harness the power of the human body through physiological computing.

Secrets of computer science: Tips for aspiring programmers, and advice for their teachers

Understanding how to work effectively on a team is critical for a successful career in computer science, you can be a great programmer no matter when …

CS alumnus Dr. Muath Alkhalaf receives the 2015 ACM SIGSOFT Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award

CS alumnus Dr. Muath Alkhalaf received the 2015 ACM SIGSOFT Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award for his dissertation titled: “Automatic Detection …

In Yet Another Medical Breakthrough, Cuba Takes a Huge Step Toward Eradicating AIDS

Shutterstock<p>After we learned that Cuba has had a cancer-suppressing vaccine for several years, it seemed impossible the country could have achieved …

Public Health

Warning: Nuclear Deal With Iran Prelude to War, Not “Breakthrough” | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

Originally posted in November of 2013, the article, “Nuclear Deal With Iran Prelude to War, Not “Breakthrough,”” warned of a premeditated, documented …

Saudi Foreign Minister Threatens Iran with Confrontation after Nuclear Talks Breakthrough | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>Ostensibly angered by the successful conclusion of nuclear talks between Iran and six world powers, the Al Saud regime has threatened to “resolutely”</i> …

This odd commonality between kids and birds could be a major neuroscience breakthrough.

You, like most humans, were born — and about a year later, you learned to talk.<p>A uniquely human story, right? <i>Not so fast.</i><p>It turns out, when it comes …