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Are you worried? That can actually be good for you.

Although worrying does not feel good, it may have surprising benefits when done in just the right amount, two psychology researchers argue in a new editorial.<p>For example, worrying may motivate people to engage in behaviors that are potentially beneficial to their health, the researchers said. …

The U.S. Secretary of Defense Says Climate Change is Putting the World At Risk

by Karla Lant and Abby Norman March 16, 2017 Earth & Energy 6365<p>Climate Change & National Security<p>At more than 400 ppm, atmospheric CO2 has achieved …

National Security

Let The 10th Doctor Teach You Einstein's General Relativity in 3 Minutes

Who better to explain space-time?<p>On 14 March 2017, the world celebrated what would have been Albert Einstein's 138th birthday. But while all of us …

Physics

In Physics, Infinity Is Easy But Ten Is Hard

As previously mentioned, one of my classes this term is “modern physics,” which begins with a couple of weeks of introductory relativity, then several weeks of introductory quantum physics, then a mad sprint through a few applications of these. I always make sure that this portion includes a bit on …

Physics

Trump is now trashing his own TV show and his “Celebrity Apprentice” successor Arnold Schwarzenegger

By now it’s a common sight to see Twitter tirades from Donald Trump targeting news organizations, multinational companies, political foes, and even potential allies in Congress. Today (Jan. 6), he turned on his own TV show.<p>The US president-elect, who is still an executive producer on <i>The Celebrity</i> …

Donald Trump

Is there life on Mars? Evidence of aliens may have been found on the Red Planet – in 2007

Evidence of alien life on Mars may have already been found by Nasa’s rover but scientists failed to notice, a new study suggests<p>In 2007, the Spirit rover photographed intriguing finger-like rock formations at the Home Plate plateau, a 300 square foot area in the Gusev crater near the Martian …

Deep in the heart of Texas, Trump has Republicans worried about losing a congressional seat

Cars were idling bumper-to-bumper in the parking lot, waiting for one of 100 spots to open. A line of more than 90 people snaked through the hallway and out the doors of the branch library, swamped by Texans eager to vote early.<p>But Heather Neufeld, sitting nearby, was still studying her sample …

Psychology shows that Democrats and Republicans can’t even agree on objective reality

If you think this year’s election has reached unprecedented levels of partisan acrimony, you’re right.<p>According to a June 2016 Pew Research Center poll, for the first time since 1992, a majority of Democrats and Republicans not only express frustration with each other, but they also claim to live …

Stock Markets

4 Detox Water Recipes to Help You De-Bloat

When used in the context of your diet, the words <i>cleanse</i> and <i>detox</i> are quite controversial. This is mostly because some commercial cleanses and "detox" …

9 Ways You Unwittingly Make Your Relationships Stronger (According to Science)

When it comes to trust, it's human nature to point to all the ways it gets broken. But what about the things you're already doing right to build trust in your relationships?<p>Your trustworthiness is the most worthwhile skill you can develop. According to Harvard Business Review's 10-year leadership …

Leadership

Science Says The Secret To A Happy Marriage Is Drinking Together

F*ck yeah.<p>Couples who drink together, stay together. At least, that's what a new study says, and we're not complaining.<p>According to a study published in <i>The Journals of Gerontology</i>, couples who drink may have "decreased negative marital quality over time." The study analyzed 2,767 older couples (50 …

Healthy Things to Eat for Breakfast For Quick Weight Loss

You might cling to exercise, diet and food supplements when faced with the problem of losing weight. But, did you know that there are fruits that …

Here Are the 18 Coolest Ways We'll Have Sex in the Future

We've come a long way since dildos were made of siltstone and vibrators looked like this. Or this — exactly where is that blow dryer contraption …

Russian, European space agencies want to build permanent moon bases

New details have emerged regarding the joint mission between the European Space Agency (ESA) and Russian's Federal Space Agency (Roscosmo) to return …

Space Science

Moon Soon? Russia plans manned Lunar base in 10 years

YouTube

Scientists Caught 'Undead' Genes Coming Alive After Death

Turns out there might be "life" after death, after all.<p>What really happens to us after death? Once a person stops breathing, and their heart ceases to pump blood, they're what doctors consider "clinically dead." On a biological level, the eventual decomposition of cells, organs, and brain tissue …

Appliance Science: How wireless power works

Need to charge your phone? Just plug it in. But what if you could charge it without wires, transmitting electricity through the air to your phone? It's no pipe dream: on many modern phones, you can charge your devices without wires using a wireless charger.<p>Samsung offers this feature built into the …

Magnetism

Scientists Just Discovered Where HIV Began

Birthplace of the disease that won't die.<p>Diseases, while disastrous, often come and go in the public eye. We hear about ebola, but then another one …

Disease