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Want to Raise Successful Kids? 7 Things the Most Successful Parents Do, According to Science

From Jeff Bezos to Sara Blakely and Tony Robbins, here's how the world's most successful people raise their kids.<p>The rich aren't like you and me, F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote almost a century ago. One of the ways that's most obvious today is how they choose to raise their kids.<p>Let's assume that the …

Steve Jobs's Advice on the Only 4 Times You Should Say No Is Brilliant

With so many things coming our way every day, Steve Jobs calls us back to the importance of focus with one prophetic quote.<p>In the frantic pace of life to do more and be more, we hardly think about the importance of <i>focus.</i><p>That's why, for those free-spirited, creative thinkers and entrepreneurs …

4 Proven Methods for Learning Faster

Our brains are constantly optimizing themselves.<p><i>What can we do to learn better and faster? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Brett Wingeier, CTO and co-founder of Halo Neuroscience,</b> …

Prostate cancer warning - this is why back pain could be serious

• Back pain could be a sign of prostate cancer<br>• Advanced prostate cancer can cause back, hip and pelvic pain<br>• Other signs of cancer include erectile …

Chronic pain ruined my life - so I travelled the world in search of a miracle cure

One sunny May morning in 2012, sitting at my desk, I reached for a coffee – and it ended my life. When I reached for that coffee, the theory goes (because by the time it was scanned, there was nothing to see), an obscure joint in my neck must have slipped and nicked a nerve. Nothing major, but my …

Take a refresher course in physics because you definitely weren't paying attention in high school

When you were a kid, being forced to learn things was the worst. You coasted through school doing the least amount of work possible and filled your …

9 habits of unsuccessful people

<b>• Nobody's perfect — most of us have picked up a bad habit or two at some point.</b><p><b>• Most of the time, a bad habit won't wreck your whole life.</b><p><b>• Still, it's probably best to avoid these success-sabotaging tendencies.</b><p>Bad habits may not seem like a big deal on their own, but sometimes they can seriously …

Middle School

This is how to overcome anger: 5 powerful secrets from mindfulness

There’s a voice shouting. Takes a second before you realize it’s yours. You feel energized. Righteous. Driving every point home. It’s like the climax …

How to Stop 5 Types of Emotional Vampires from Destroying Your Career

Slow, rational thought is the key to protecting yourself.<p>Some people consistently make you want to crawl under a rock and hibernate. These people, as psychologist Albert J. Bernstein outlines in <i>Emotional Vampires at Work: Dealing With Bosses and Coworkers Who Drain You Dry</i>, come in five major …

Quantum Number Definition

A quantum number is a value that is used when describing the energy levels available to atoms and molecules. An electron in an atom or ion has four …

Quantum Physics

Why Mathematicians Like to Classify Things

It’s “a definitive study for all time, like writing the final book,” says one researcher who’s mapping out new classes of geometric structures.<p>It’s …

Researchers Made a Graphene Sieve That Can Make Seawater Safe to Drink

Sieving Out Salt<p>A team of researchers led by Rahul Nair of the University of Manchester have invented a graphene oxide membrane that can sieve salt …

Scientists successfully used CRISPR to fix a mutation that causes disease. This is huge.

CRISPR/Cas9 is a gene editing technology that’s revolutionizing science at a breathtaking pace.<p>One of its most exciting, taboo, and controversial applications is tweaking the genes of eggs, sperm, or early embryos to alter a human life. This could one day mean the ability tocreate smarter or more …

Mutations

1 Simple Way to Instantly Discover Your Life's Purpose (and Start Taking Action)

Life is easier (and more enjoyable) to navigate when you know your destination.<p>People are most productive when they have a sense of direction. Navigating the complex geography of your life is much easier and enjoyable after you have a clear understanding of your destination--the purpose of your …

The Scientist Who Studied Einstein's Brain Learned That These 5 Factors Make You Smarter

In 1985, we thought Einstein's brain wasn't much different from anyone else's. We were wrong.<p>We still don't completely understand how the brain works and yet we're building machines to replicate it. Our quest to create artificial intelligence has grown into a near-frenzy as we surge ahead with …

Big data is dying: Here comes ‘living data’

Posted by<p>on<p><i>This is a contributed piece from Sean Harrison-Smith MD of</i> <i>Ceterna</i><p>As long ago as 2015, the analyst firm Gartner ‘retired’ big data from its …

Hyperloop One footage shows full-scale pod zooming down at nearly 200 mph

In the second phase of testing, <i>Hyperloop One</i> has set a new speed record. An actual pod, that could one day be able to carry humans, just zoomed down …

High-speed Rail

Why FasciaBlasters May Be the Cure to Everything from Cellulite to Wrinkles

“You have a bit of what I call hail-damage cellulite,” says Ashley Black, self-described Fasciology guru and best-selling author of <i>The Cellulite Myth: It’s Not Fat, It’s Fascia</i>, as she peers at my thighs. I swallow nervously. “Don’t worry, we can get rid of it,” she assures me. Despite her …

Los Angeles

A new study suggests it’s possible to get people off opioids and improve their pain

The study found that when some patients are tapered off opioids, their pain levels improve.<p>The policy response to the opioid epidemic is frequently framed as a conflict: If you pull back the opioid painkillers that led to the epidemic, you are going to harm the pain patients who use these opioids …

The Science of How We Get Motivated

The words motion, motivation, and emotion all contain the same word root. When we think about motivation, we may ask about emotion with the words …

The DIY Cleaning Recipes Bloggers Swear By

Looking to DIY your cleaning products? Your favorite lifestyle and cleaning bloggers can help. Seriously—just a quick Pinterest search for cleaning …

Don't Let Unpleasant Sensations Take Control of Your Mind

Welcome back to <b>Mid-Week Meditations</b>, Lifehacker’s weekly dip into the pool of stoic wisdom, and how you can use its waters to reflect on and improve …

Meditation

​The Workout That’s Just as Effective as Physical Therapy for Back Pain

​You might be able to shelve your meds afterwards.<p>A barking back can do more than derail your workout plans—it can make even everyday activities feel insurmountable. But popping pills for back pain can do more harm than good. So what can you do to feel better?<p>You might want to incorporate a new …

Yoga can cause and worsen pain: study

The prospective study assessed more than 350 people who attended yoga classes at two studios in New York.<p>Participants, mostly women with an average …

Stop Popping Those Pain Pills!

Stop With The Pain Meds!<p>If you’re considering popping pain pills to prevent running pain, you’d better think twice–and continue reading this …

Pain

Logic Self-Taught: A Workbook (by Dr.P.)

Logic Self-Taught: A Workbook<p><i>[Katazhyna Papzhytska]</i><p><i>Introduction: Why Learning Logic Is like Learning to Swim</i> <i>. . .</i> (you must read the</i> …

12 Robots That Can Be Your Best Friend

When was the last time you took some time off from the daily house work that you have to do. Practically never! No matter how many weekends or …

7 Critical Skills For the Jobs of the Future

We live in a world of accelerating change. New industries are constantly being born and old ones are becoming obsolete. A report by the World …

How to raise brilliant children, according to science

Parents receive a lot of mixed messages surrounding how best to bring up their children.<p>How strict should you be? Should you be more of a friend or …