Jesi Espie

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June 2015

While you were sleeping, your brain was working overtime

Sleep has profound importance in our lives, such that we spend a considerable proportion of our time engaging in it. Sleep enables the body—including the brain—to recover metabolically, but contemporary research has been moving to focus on the active rather than recuperative role that sleep has on …

Neuroscience

Global stocks get European economy and Yellen boost

LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets started the week strongly Monday following strong European economic figures and as investors cheered an indication …

Economy

Google CFO Patrick Pichette to retire

Google's longtime chief financial officer, Patrick Pichette, is retiring.<p>The search giant hasn't yet determined Pichette's last day of work, but in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Google said he intends to assist in finding his successor. That process should be done within six …

Rodent recall: false but happy memories implanted in sleeping mice

Researchers at CRNS in Paris create artificial positive feelings in mouse’s memory for first time during sleep, highlighting possible new treatment for depression<p>Scientists have succeeded in creating false but happy memories in mice, in the first demonstration of memory manipulation during sleep.<p>In …

Demonstration

Hate Taxes? Move To Tax-Free Puerto Rico, Stay American, Avoid IRS

Increasingly, Americans are ditching their passports for far off lands. In some cases, they are motivated by high taxes and America’s unique worldwide tax reporting, though that’s rarely the only issue. Yet lower taxes can be had a lot closer to home and with more security. And you don’t have to …

The 11 Best Corn Salads

Here, 11 great corn salad recipes.<p>Now that you know the fastest, simplest way to cut corn kernels off the cob (thanks to this week’s Mad Genius Tips …

Ketchup's Korean Cousin

If you look up ketchup on Wikipedia, the first thing it’s described as is a “table sauce,” and that perfectly describes the new line of gochujang …

5 Best New Spring Food Trends

Here are the most exciting foods you can get right now, plus great places to find them.<p>Isn't spring the time to celebrate ingredients that are here …

Everything You Need to Know About Green Garlic

Here, everything you need to know about green garlic whether you already love it, want to try it for the first time or are a brave vampire who misses …

10 Gooey Desserts You Should Definitely Be Eating

If you haven’t been your enjoying dessert lately, the cause might be insufficient levels of sticky lusciousness. Here are 10 satisfyingly gooey …

8 Recipes Every Garlic Lover Should Know

In this week’s Mad Genius Tips video, F&W Test Kitchen genius Justin Chapple revealed the trick to making garlic paste at home. Now that you have …

10 Ways to Use Chocolate Chips (Other than in Chocolate Chip Cookies)

Cookies aren’t the only creations that benefit from chocolate chips. In celebration of National Chocolate Chip Day, here are 10 less-expected ways to …

Dramatic cougar chase in Victoria ends with tranquilizer dart

It was the perfect Hollywood ending to a guns-drawn pursuit of a cougar bounding across backyards, over fences and through garages in a downtown Victoria neighbourhood steps from British Columbia's legislature.<p>Dozens of residents peered over fences or stood on balconies watching the drama as police …

Selects #12 - Vibrance

Each of the images chosen for Selects #12 spoke to us in a bit of a different way, but all of them through their use of color. Vibrant and sepia …

Interview with Veteran Documentary Photographer Stephen Shames

<b>Stephen Shames</b> is one of the most powerful names in documentary photography. Stephen is a veteran American photojournalist who has been with his …

Black Panther Party

Interview with Travel Photographer Marji Lang

Few words about yourself?<p>My name is Marji Lang. I‘m from France and currently based in Paris. My work focuses mostly on human condition through …

Street Photography

16 Photographs Capture the Wide Range of Human Emotions

Denver-based portrait photographer Mike Larremore's photo series <i>Faceboard Project</i> showcases an amazing range of human emotions. Each image is made up of 16 individual photographs that show the subject in the center of the frame, face contorted in a variety of facial expressions.<p>The photographer's …