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Humanity is possibly 100,000 years older than we thought

Scientists have analysed some ancient Homo sapiens remains and dated them back much longer than previous findings.<p>The tiny proportion of the Earth's existence that has included humanity has just expanded a little, if geochronologist Rainer Grün's new findings are correct. Using a new …

Anthropology

It turns out that even moderate drinking can damage the structure of our brains

Getty<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>A new study has revealed that even moderate drinking can change the structure of our brains. In contrast …

The Brain

This Is Exactly How to Be One of Those Magnetically Attractive People

Given personal preference's instrumental role in determining attractiveness, it's hard to whittle it down to an exact science; cultural differences, …

Next Time You Need to Make a Point, Use Your Left Hand

It's all about metaphors.<p>Gesturing is often something we poke fun at for being theatrical and distracting. But a study suggests that not only is …

Psychology

A Navy SEAL explains 8 secrets to grit and resilience

Sometimes you just want to quit. You know you shouldn’t but nothing seems better than crawling back into bed and hiding under the covers. (I am there …

Nobel Prize

Moderate alcohol consumption linked to brain decline

A new study concludes that even moderate alcohol consumption is linked to a raised risk of faster decline in brain health and mental function. The …

Small Business

3 Daily Habits Of Peak Performers, According To Michael Phelps' Coach

Spend some time with U.S. Olympic men’s swimming coach Bob Bowman, as I recently did, and you’ll understand why some people go from good to great in a chosen field, while others, like Bowman’s longtime student Michael Phelps, go from good to record-shattering.<p>Phelps’ record is extraordinary. His 22 …

Swimming

7 of the Most Interesting Podcast Episodes About Productivity We've Ever Heard

Bookmark these podcast episodes about productivity for productivity advice, tips, and tricks from experts and successful people.

Your brain does not process information and it is not a computer – Robert Epstein

No matter how hard they try, brain scientists and cognitive psychologists will never find a copy of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony in the brain – or copies …

15 Essential Books That Will Help You Be More Successful

Do want you to be more successful in both your personal and professional lives?<p>Most of us would obviously answer yes to that question. But merely …

Failure Is An Essential Element Of Success

Last month, a Princeton professor tweeted an unusual version of his CV that listed all of the fellowships, grants, degree programs and publications from which he was rejected.<p>Johannes Haushofer, an assistant professor of psychology and public affairs, wrote this explanation as a preface to his list …

How Much Chocolate Do You Need to Eat for Health Benefits?

The type and amount matters when it comes to heart and performance effects.<p>The health benefits of dark chocolate are widely known—especially its effect on your heart. But new research is finding that chocolate may help boost your performance. Here's what you need to know before breaking off a …

Nutrition

16 Conditions You Didn't Know Physical Therapy Could Help Treat

Physical therapy has long been heralded for its ability to help people with musculoskeletal and sports injuries. But in reality, more than 93,000 …

Multiple Sclerosis

7 steps to accelerating your writing

<i>This article was originally published on PR Daily in May 2016.</i> <br>Ask a bunch of journalists or professional writers how many words they can produce in …