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This Ancient Wisdom Reveals 6 Rituals to Become Happier

People have enormous respect for ancient wisdom. They just don’t read it. Funny thing is, we’re more likely to live happier lives when we visit the …

29 of The Most Surreal Landscapes on The Planet

Alien landscapes on Earth.<p>Earth is full of bizarre landscapes. Some are land formations moulded over thousands of years, while others are human-made …

15 Quotes Filled With Inspiring Life Lessons

Life’s lessons are a beautiful gift, but they don’t always come wrapped in a shiny, red bow. Sometimes tragedy brings us wisdom. Sometimes joy does. …

Here's how eating sugar affects your body and brain

In the late 1960s, a food industry group called the Sugar Research Foundation paid three Harvard researchers $6,500 (about $50,000 today) to discount research that increasingly showed links between sugar and heart disease and to point the blame at fat instead, according to an analysis of historical …

Diabetes

Why Deeply Intelligent People Don't Try to Think Themselves Out of Unhappiness

It's time to re-think your approach to happiness.<p>Even the smartest and most successful people are unhappy. Take one of my clients, I'll call him George, for example.<p>George is a key player in a large tech firm. He's not only a driven team leader always aiming to improve performance, he's also …

Happiness

How connecting with ourselves is important

October 12, 2017 2:00PM<p>IT'S Mental Health Week and this year it’s all about connection.<p>Connecting with nature, connecting with community and …

Productivity Apps to Stretch Your Days

We’re the first to test-drive any app that promises to make our to-do lists a little less daunting. On the flip side, the sheer number of options can …

Apps

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The 'Game of Thrones' Anime Improves Upon the Show in a Huge Way

We finally get to see Jon's direwolf Ghost tear it up.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Anime, Fan Culture, Fantasy, HBO, Jon Snow, Video & YouTube<p>The revolution will …

TV Series

Technology is destroying the most important asset in your life

<i>“Money isn’t the most important thing in the world. Your time is.”</i><p>Parents, teachers, and mentors all around the world have spoken these words to us, in one form of another, throughout our lives. It makes sense, too.<p>Most of us come to realize at some point that money is a means, not an end. It …

Mindfulness

The Week In Review: Total Solar Eclipse Enthralls the U.S.

Millions of people across the U.S. looked up at the sky in wonder this week, as the Sun, the Moon and the Earth aligned, resulting in a total solar eclipse.<p>Billed as a spectacle-of-a-lifetime, the total solar eclipse was seen from coast to coast in the U.S. for the first time in nearly a …

Point of Entry

Skeletons say arthritis isn't about aging — it's about activity

A new study has revealed that the prevalence of osteoarthritis in the knees of humans has doubled since the mid-20th century — and not because we're …

Arthritis

Here are the paths of the next 15 total solar eclipses

August's total solar eclipse won’t be the last time the moon cloaks the sun’s light. From now to 2040, for example, skywatchers around the globe can …

FAMILY CAMPING: Getting started

<b>Camping provides you with freedom, adventure and the chance to get closer to nature – and it's great value for money.</b><p>It is the best way to strip away …

Tidal Power - A Growing, Significant Source Of Renewable Energy

Tidal power is currently fairly insignificant in the current market. However, the demand for renewable energy is growing rapidly and tidal power …

UK researchers create solar generating glass bricks

<i>Facades using the product, called Solar Squared, will be able to generate electricity while allowing greater amounts of daylight. The blocks also</i> …

Sarah Champion is being used as a 'scapegoat' after warning of cultural link in child sex cases, critics claim

Sarah Champion, the Labour MP forced to step down for speaking out about child sex grooming by the Pakistani community, is being "punished" and "used as a scapegoat" critics have warned.<p>Amina Lone, the co-director of the Social Action and Research Foundation, said the former Equalities shadow …

One of the biggest criticisms against wind and solar energy has been quashed

One of the biggest criticisms of the renewable-energy industry is that it has been propped up by government subsidies. There is no doubt that without government help, it would have been much harder for the nascent technology to mature. But what’s more important is whether there has been a decent …

Renewable Energy

How to Love Everything Deeply, even Donald Trump.

<i>*This is the second of a two-part interview. Read part one here.</i><p>An Interview with Shinzen Young, the author of <i>The Science of Enlightenment.</i><p><i>I think</i> …

10 Simple Daily Practices That Will Make You Happier

Happy people don't live drastically different lives. They just appreciate all there is to be happy about.<p>It’s a given that the average person wants to be happy. Where it can get complicated, though, is how to make that happen. After all, don’t happiness and well-being look different to different …

You Can Now See the Most Beautiful Sights in Canada With This $397 Train Trip

Thanks to its massive windows, you can fall asleep under a sky full of stars on this train.<p>After you've checked this $213 scenic train trip from San Francisco to New York off your bucket list, the next voyage you should book is this inexpensive locomotive adventure across our neighbor to the north, …

Trains

This Instagram Account Is Visiting Every 'Game Of Thrones' Location

A fan account with an original twist<p>Tiia Ohman and Satu Walden who run the Instagram account and website Fangirl Quest are travel bloggers from …

Is this more proof that Bran Stark is the Night King in Game of Thrones?

Spoilers, spoilers and obviously more spoilers. And more proof.<p><b>Words by Jadie Troy-Pryde</b><p>This season of <i>Game of Thrones</i> was filled with twists, turns …

Here's the original 3-page outline George R.R. Martin wrote for 'Game of Thrones' in 1993

<b>Warning: There are possible spoilers ahead for the "Game of Thrones" series.</b><p>There are currently five "Game of Thrones" books with a few more in the works. However, author George R.R. Martin's original plan was for the series to be a trilogy.<p>Redditor TheNextRobin noticed a tweet from UK bookseller …

TV Series

Here’s the healthy way to compare yourself to other people

A comparison habit can wreak psychological havoc, generating envy and leading to depression, so common wisdom has long warned against it. Writer Mark Twain once said, “comparison is the death of joy,” and philosopher Jiddu Krishnamurti told admirers, “I never compare myself with anybody, but I …

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Roundtable: The Greenland Wildfire : Earth Matters : Blogs

<i>NASA Earth Observatory image by Jesse Allen, using Landsat data from the U.S. Geological Survey. The image was captured on August 3, 2017, by the</i> …