Jonathan Campbell

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Why Space and Time Might Be an Illusion

This past fall, the world of physics celebrated the 100th anniversary of Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity, which forms the foundation of our modern understanding of the force of gravity. Einstein's creation has been the ultimate antidote to a blasé, seen-it-all attitude that sometimes …

Quantum Mechanics

10 basic rules for a happier life — and most may surprise you

Happy International Day of Happiness! How did you celebrate?<p>The United Nations sets aside March 20 as a time to recognize "the relevance of happiness and well-being as universal goals and aspirations in the lives of human beings."<p>Rejoicing yet? Or do the stresses of everyday life mean little …

Happiness

Create an Extraordinary Life: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Daily

<b>“We have one precious life: do something extraordinary today, even if it's tiny. A pebble starts the avalanche.” ~K.A. Laity</b><p>Do you have a vision of a …

Happiness

Nintendo NX Going To Launch This Year With New Zelda Game

At the start of the week, someone on NeoGAF with the username Trevelyan9999 said they heard from a “verified source” at Nintendo that the company’s …

Say "Hello" to the Spaceship That Will Bring Humans to Mars

NASA — It sent men and women to the moon, it safely carried them back to Earth and now it has its sights on its most ambitious target yet: Mars.<p>But …

A simple 2-minute trick to calm a racing mind

Replays of awkward interactions, missed opportunities and embarrassing regrets distract us during the day and keep us up at night.<p>Think about how many times you’ve agonized over some dumb thing you said. Or rehearsed a conversation that hasn’t happened—and might not ever. Or couldn’t get that …

How to Make Your Mind Happy: 5 Secrets to Mindfulness

Sometimes it seems like your brain just sits around creating lousy feelings and worries. You want this, you’re frustrated about that, you’re annoyed …

What will be the top 10 tech trends for 2016?

Always a good read, so we figured we’d flag: tech ‘dealmaker’ GP Bullhound has released its annual report predicting the top 10 technology trends for 2016. The London-born firm has made its research report available online for free, so download the PDF now and check it out.<p>The report will be …

Top 10

Is bacon dangerous? The science behind food trends

Nutrition,Nutrition,Food science,Diets and dieting,Health & wellbeing,Food & drink,Life and style,Science<p>Is fat really bad for you? Should we consume less salt? And what’s wrong with gluten, anyway? A science writer and a consultant cardiologist separate fact from fiction<p>Have you ever wondered why …

Holistic Medicine

How newspapers covered the ‘Loving Day’ law

A new study compares coverage of the 1967 US Supreme Court case that legalized interracial marriage in historically black newspapers and their …

10 of the Most Disappointing Movies of 2015

2015 has been a very busy year for movies, and inevitably, that means there have been some disappointments. At least a handful of releases we spent …

Twitter's Top News Hashtags of 2015 Include #PrayForParis, #LoveWins, #BlackLivesMatter

The power of the hashtag was at full tilt on Twitter this year, amplifying some of the most important news stories and helping give rise to social movements at home and abroad.<p>Thanks to social media, people around the globe shared those stories — sometimes finding common ground and creating a place …

Big Data: 12 Amazing Highs And Lows Of 2015

2015 was a tumultuous year for Big Data, with highs continuing to dazzle us with the potential world-changing power of data and analytics.<p>At the same time there were plenty of lows serving as ongoing warnings that much is still unknown about exactly how it will end up changing the world.<p>So here’s a …

Personal Data

George Takei Reveals Why He Stayed Closeted For So Long

"I was silent on that one issue that was closest to me."<p>George Takei, currently starring in the Broadway musical "Allegiance," inspired by his own family’s struggles as Japanese-Americans who were interned during World War II, opened up about the enormous conflict he felt early on in his career …

Watch Einstein’s Theory of Relativity explained in a superfun 3-minute cartoon

Today is the 100th anniversary of Albert Einstein’s Theory of Relativity, and what better way to celebrate that iconic moment in history than taking …

Why a Mental Universe Is the “Real” Reality

By Deepak Chopra, MD, Menas Kafatos, PhD, Bernardo Kastrup, PhD, Rudolph Tanzi, PhD<p>Science concerns itself with reality, in the form of “real particles”, “real organisms”, and the “real universe”. The tacit assumption is that science can answer the question of reality itself. If this wasn’t the …

Indian Scientist: "New NASA Findings Tell That 'True' Black Holes DO NOT Exist"

The conventional astrophysics tells us that black holes are ultra-compact objects that have a gravitational field so powerful that even light can not …

How Space Travel Works Explained With The World's Simplest Video

There's a legend that the spacecraft needed to take Neil Armstrong and Apollo 11 to the moon required less computing power than your average …

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never made your high-school or college reading lists.<p>It's an eclectic selection …

Books

10 tech facts your mates don't know

By David Nield<p>The next time the conversation lulls around the dinner table or at any social gathering, what you really need is a well-chosen …

Apps

'90s Cartoon Characters Re-imagined as if They Were Addicted to Drugs

We’re familiar with child stars gone bad, but cartoon stars? The darkly humorous mind of illustrator <b>Paul Ribera</b> has imagined such a devastating …

Upgrading Your Life Can Be A Lot Easier Than You Think

Terms of Use: This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic License. It is attributed to Sascha Wenninger, and the original …

7 Small Changes that Can Increase Your Happiness Overnight

<b>“Happiness is not something ready-made. It comes from your own actions.” ~Dalai Lama</b><p>I used to be constantly depressed.<p>After dropping out of college, …

Happiness

How to Be Happy and Grateful: 6 Sacred Secrets Shared by Grandmothers, Mutants and Cajuns (and Proven by Scientists)

<b>Choose to be grateful. It will make you happier.</b> This was the premise of Arthur C. Brooks' <i>New York Times</i> article that ran Saturday, Nov. 21. In this piece, Brooks cites scientific research that suggests some of us are hard-wired to feel grateful.<p>We, the happy souls who tend to find the good in the …

Happiness

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Memory and Memorize Anything Faster

Imagine the power of being able to memorize anything faster.<p>Think about how much time you’d have, how much you could shorten the learning curve, and …

How To Harness The Power Of Tonight's Taurus Full Moon

Plant those feet on terra firma. The October 27 full moon in earthy Taurus brings us back to a grounded place. Of course, the comfort-loving Bull can …

Self-esteem