Jonathan Garvey

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NASA Has Compiled a List of the Best Air-Cleaning Plants for Your Home

Many of us spend most of our time indoors, so it’s important to cultivate a space that’s a healthy one. A simple—and beautiful—way to do this is through houseplants; they add some green to your home while being an effective way to purify the air.<p>NASA hardly seems like the organization that would …

The World’s Most Stable Currency Is Backed by Carbon

Popular Science Blogs<p>Nexus Media News<p>Meet the man behind the eco-friendly digital dollar.<p>Even casual viewers of Fox News have seen commercials for companies like Goldline.com. You send them money. They send you gold. It’s a smart pitch to the network’s core daytime audience of people who worry that …

Aftermath of Hurricane Matthew in the Carolinas: Pictures

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U.S. Retail Sales, BOE Rate, SNB Outlook: Week Ahead Sept. 12-17

U.S. retail sales may have rebounded in August, data from the Commerce Department will show. Those figures, along with measures of inflation and …

Eurosceptics are salivating at the idea of 'Irexit' after Apple's shock €13 billion EU-Ireland tax bill

Some eurosceptics hope so — and are using Apple's massive Irish tax bill to push their argument for an Irish exit from the European Union.<p>To recap: On Tuesday the European Commission, the EU's executive arm, ruled that Apple's tax arrangements in Ireland amounted to "sweetheart" state aid, and it …

I Got Scammed By A Silicon Valley Startup

Telling my story isn’t going to be easy. Oftentimes I feel embarrassed, enraged, and regretful when I have to relive it, but in the end it is a story …

Brexit Can’t Cure Anger and Apathy of Northern England’s Jobless

Politics may have changed irrevocably in Britain since the country voted to leave the European Union two months ago. For some of the people who made …

The bear market for oil could be 'over in a flash'

But several prominent voices believe that the bear market could be over in a flash. Notable oil trader Andy Hall says that there could be a "violent reversal" in the near future for oil prices. And analysts from Citigroup, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, BNP Paribas and Wood Mackenzie also see a …

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Corbyn's plans could destroy our economy

State-owned railways, with gleaming trains that always run on time. Manufacturing giants that take on the big beasts of Korea and China, while employing hundreds of thousands of people. A National Investment Bank that wisely funds enterprising start-ups, taking care that they are in the right …

Three scenarios for the City after Brexit | Financial Times

As a worker in the City of London for 20 years — first in a lowly role at the Bank of England, then in a mid-ranking position at the now defunct …

#21DaysOfSummerMindfulness Challenge – Day 16 – Developing Mindfulness in Children

<b>Emotional Intelligence</b> is the capacity of individuals to recognize your own, and other people’s emotions, to discriminate between different feelings …

Weird things are happening in the markets — here's an approach that might get investors through them

Here's the issue: Stocks are at record highs, but not because forecasts for earnings and economic growth are optimistic.<p>Traditional safe havens like cash and bonds offer little comfort with interest rates already at record lows.<p>So the choice investors have right now seems to be buy stocks at record …

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Here’s why a market top for the S&P 500 isn’t even close

Darkness is coming. That’s according to Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, who says that really, only he can save us.<p>For financial …

NHS bosses launch 'reset' plan to tackle £2.45bn deficit

Five hospital trusts and nine CCGs in England will go into financial special measures as campaigners voice fears for patient safety<p>NHS bosses have launched a plan to “reset” the health service’s broken finances that will see overspending hospitals taken into financial special measures, as part of a …

This Is What It'll Take for May to Keep the UK From Going Over the Cliff

LONDON -- Britain has, by accident, embarked on a revolution. Few expected the Leave campaign to win -- even the Leave campaigners themselves, who gave little or no thought to what Brexit would mean in practice. Some ongoing relationship with the European Union? Complete detachment? They have no …

This is nuts. When’s the crash?

2016-07-13T08:02:19.000Z<p>By: David Keohane<p>For bonds, at least, that question seems to become ever more rhetorical as things get further from what used …

What It's Like to Go on Antidepressants Before Puberty

A new study has found that most antidepressants don't work on teenagers.<p>When I was in elementary school, my two best friends were diagnosed with depression and given psychiatric drugs. They were both eight years old. At the time, I was weirdly jealous; I felt like they got more treats than me and …