Jonah Atwood

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Mindfulness May Help You See The 'Invisible Gorilla'

Just a few minutes of mindfulness can boost your awareness.<p>Most of us have experienced "inattentional blindness" at one time or another, even if we didn't realize what was happening: when we are so focused on certain things in the environment, we are quite literally unable to notice the unexpected …

How to Say No in Turkish: Navigating a New Language

By Bernd Brunner October 20, 2015<p>On Language<p><i>Navigating a new language.</i><p>A postcard of the harbor in Constantinople, ca. 1914.<p>Some people see learning a language as an obstacle course or, more euphemistically, as a second coming of age. Whichever way you look at it, when it comes to Turkish, English …

Ireland's Most Picture-Perfect Spots

Moment of Eww!

Ick alert! We’ve rounded up ten of the grossest animals you’ll see this week. From flesh-eating vultures to toxin-spraying beetles, this photo gallery of nature’s nastiest animals will make you say, <i>“Eww!”</i><p>To create claws, the hairy frog breaks bones in its own feet to force them out through the ends …

Best Places to Travel in November

November marks the start of the holiday travel season, but don’t assume that any trip you take this month has to be either stressful or family-related (or both). It’s a terrific time to take an off-season jaunt to a few unexpected places—the best of which we’ve rounded up below. Don’t forget, too, …