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10 Morning Habits We Should Say Goodbye to Once and For All

A Special Message From Our Founders<p>Over the past few years of working with health experts all over the world, there’s one major insight we’ve learned.<p>…

Hollowing Out Civil Rights Law: Supreme Court Signs Off On 'Shoot First, Think Later' Policing

As the number of police killed in the line of duty continues to decline while the number of civilians killed by police rises, the question of whether ordinary Americans have any meaningful civil recourse against officers who violate their rights has taken on pressing importance. On Monday, the …

How mindfulness plays havoc with memory

The practice can disrupt the brain’s ability to tell the difference between real and false memories, scientists find<p>Mindfulness, the form of meditation embraced by business leaders, celebrities and the NHS, might not be so beneficial for the mind after all, according to research.<p>The practice, which …

Mindfulness

What is it like to have never felt an emotion?

Some people seem to lack the capacity to feel joy, sorrow or love. David Robson discovers the challenges and surprising advantages of “alexithymia”.<p>Caleb is telling me about the birth of his son, now eight months old. “You know you hear parents say that the first time they looked at their kid, they …

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.

Literature

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Criteo has told Business Insider why ad blocking is actually not that big a deal.</b> The ad tech company had lost 7% in stock value when Apple's ad blocking plans were revealed earlier this year.<p><b>2. The creative director of an NYC agency has committed to designing an "apple a day" for an entire …

Sony Pictures

How to Ace the 50 Most Common Job Interview Questions

Get ready for the 50 questions you're most likely to be asked in your next interview.<p>Most people's biggest job-hunting fear is being put on the spot by oddball interview questions such as these (which are real):<p>"Describe the color yellow to someone who's blind." <i>- Spirit Airlines</i><p>"If you were asked …

Walmart OK's jeans for workers, changes store music and temperature

Walmart's efforts to make its employees happier isn't limited to increasing their size of their paychecks.<p>The company is adjusting the store temperature, improving background music, and relaxing the dress code -- even allowing "ugly" Christmas sweaters -- in response to worker complaints.<p>Walmart …

NYU confronts stereotypes with exhibition of racially charged art

When the late British writer, art connoisseur and friend of the Queen, Sir Harold Acton, bequeathed his family’s Italian villa to New York University in 1994, the gift included a vast trove of art valued at hundreds of millions of pounds. But among the 6,000-piece collection were 35 works that left …

I Used Myself as a Guinea Pig for 8 Alternative Sleep Aids

Can't sleep? You're not alone. Some 70 million Americans have chronic sleep problems, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. …

Sleep

The 3-D Printing Revolution

Industrial 3-D printing is at a tipping point, about to go mainstream in a big way. Most executives and many engineers don’t realize it, but this technology has moved well beyond prototyping, rapid tooling, trinkets, and toys. “Additive manufacturing” is creating durable and safe products for sale …

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

Music<p>Bonnie “Prince” Billy and Matt Sweeney might be reviving the mysterious project.<p>By Zach Baron4 days agoView More<p>Best Stuff<p>GQ’s editors select …