Jonathan Toledo

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How To Calm Your Tantruming Child In A Way That Prevents Future Tantrums

<i>Dalia stood in the middle of the store with her cart overflowing with groceries. She was involuntarily wincing as her 2-year-old son Justin screamed</i> …

Parenting

How to Teach a Young Kid to Be Brave Without being Mean

Parents can help children be brave without looking like a bully, by offering encouragement with a major dose of empathy and love.<p>It’s difficult to …

Parenting

Meditation Changes Your Brain In These 7 Ways, According To Science

Are you in the habit of breathing deeply and clearing your mind for five or ten minutes a day? It turns out that meditation and mindfulness training …

10 habits of mentally strong people

Despite West Point Military Academy’s rigorous selection process, one in five students drop out by graduation day. A sizeable number leave the summer …

Self-improvement

The Supreme Court Case That Could Bankrupt Religious Schools and Hospitals

Advocate Health Care Network v. Stapleton pits financially strained organizations against their own workers, who fear their promised pensions may not be there when they retire.<p>A new case on the U.S. Supreme Court’s docket could potentially involve millions of American employees and lead to billions …

“An insult to life itself”: Hayao Miyazaki critiques an animation made by artificial intelligence

When shown an animation generated by artificial intelligence, famed animator Hayao Miyazaki was not impressed.<p>“I strongly feel that this is an insult to life itself,” said the man behind movies like <i>Spirited Away</i> and <i>My Neighbor Totoro</i>, who was shown an AI-generated animation of a human-like being …

Artificial Intelligence

21 holiday gift ideas for the marijuana lover in your life

Weed won big in 2016.<p>The 2016 election brought legal recreational cannabis to four more states, continuing a trend of ending a decades long …

15 science-backed tricks to instantly seem smart

Some people are smarter than others — intelligence, scientists believe, is the result of a combination of complex factors, including everything from …

Is your toddler a fussy eater? It's probably not your fault, say scientists

<b>(CNN) —</b> Toddlers' fussy eating habits can leave their parents wanting to tear their hair out, mainly with worry that they are doing something wrong.<p>But those blaming themselves for their child's refusal to eat certain foods can stop feeling so guilty because their behavior is likely to be …

Parenting

20 Tough Truths About Life No One Wants to Admit

We all struggle. We all suffer on the inside. Every day…We worry.<br>We procrastinate. <br>We feel overwhelmed.<br>We feel angry.<br>We feel lonely. <br>We don’t feel …

Loneliness

By Applying This Rule, You Can Overcome Procrastination In 2 Minutes

We have all faced procrastination at some point in our lives. Here is a simple piece of advice on how to overcome it.

Here's what the real Edward Snowden says at the end of the new 'Snowden' movie

Snowden makes a brief cameo at the end to put his mark on the film, delivering a passionate speech from the second home of his Russian lawyer, Anatoly Kucharena.<p>"I am incredibly fortunate," Snowden says.<p>Before Snowden comes on screen, the fictionalized Snowden character played by Joseph …

5 Plants That Can Help Purify Indoor Air, According to Science

New research shows these common house plants all absorb harmful chemicals.<p>Dracaena (Dracaena frangas)<p>All five plants did a good job removing acetone …

How to Get Your Dog to Stop Barking

Six ways to control your dog's barking<p>Here's a list of six techniques that can help stop your dog from barking. While all of them can be very …

Dogs

8 tricks for remembering everything you read

But just because forgetting is a human phenomenon doesn't mean you should simply accept it. In fact, there are plenty of simple, creative strategies for retaining more of what you read — whether that's novels, news articles, or scientific textbooks.<p>To find out what some of those techniques are, we …

10 Ways To Kick The Procrastination Habit - How To Improve Your Life...You Can Do It!

A survey (by the University of Chicago) suggested that those who relish challenge are more likely to live up to 10 years longer than those who spend …

Procrastination

10 Hilarious Comics That Poke Fun At The Wild First Year Of Parenting

"Parenting makes us do unexpected and ridiculous things," the artist says.<p>A little over a year ago, Alison Wong created New Mom Comics to document her new adventures in the world of parenting. Now she’s turning her viral webcomic into a book.<p><i>New Mom Comics: The First Year</i> is a compilation of over …

Parenting

How Many Animals You Count? – Tricky illusion PUZZLES

Can you solve this tricky illusion picture puzzle? Challenge your brain and solve this Brainteasers Puzzles!<p>we already posted so many puzzles about …

Puzzles

Mongolia using mental athletics as a nation-building exercise

The class starts simply enough, with a teacher discussing the periodic table of elements – hydrogen, lithium, sodium – and sketching the atomic differences between them.<p>But it quickly takes an unexpected turn. This is not a lesson in chemistry. It's a lesson in committing scientific fundamentals to …

Report: Nintendo NX is a tablet with detachable controllers

Remember those early reports that described Nintendo's next game console as a TV / portable hybrid device? According to <i>Eurogamer</i>, they were right on the nose. <i>Eurogamer</i> sources claim that the Nintendo NX is a handheld game console with detachable controllers, a TV base station and NVIDIA Tegra …