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George W. Bush, Prince Harry call for mental health stigma to end

Before the star-studded opening of the Invictus Games in Orlando on Sunday night, former President George W. Bush and Prince Harry tackled the issue of mental health, calling for an end to the stigma surrounding diagnosis and treatment of these medical conditions.<p>At the Symposium of Invisible …

​I Have a First Nations Background and Didn't Think 'Kimmy Schmidt' Was Racist

Does this make me a bad person, a secret racist, or something even worse?<p>I can't stand when legendary comedians complain about the state of political correctness in the world. I grimace every time I read or see Jerry Seinfeld or John Cleese complain about how they can't even play colleges anymore. …

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Learn the Basics of Four Programming Languages to Get to the Early Coder Stage

When you’re just starting to learn to code, it’s hard to tell if you’ve got the basics down and if you’re ready for a programming career or side gig.</i> …

Square: Learning Banking Truths the Hard Way

Lending business faced financing difficulties in the first quarter<p>Investors in financial-technology firms seeking to disrupt the business of lending are waking up to a basic fact: The money for loans has to come from somewhere.<p>Take Square, which just reported what looked on the surface to be a …

Top 10 Websites to Learn a New Language Even If You’re Too Busy

You're reading Top 10 Websites to Learn a New Language Even If You’re Too Busy, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self …

Language Learning

Exclusive: New Photos Show Bush’s Response To 9/11 Attacks

On the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, the presidency of George W. Bush changed instantly. In a new collection of never-before-seen photographs from that …

America's Only Humor Site

Who knew these guys actually listen to fan complaints?<p>57<p>By Andrea Meno<br>• /<br>• July 21, 2018<p>Games don't teach you to be violent, or sexist, or an Italian …

The X-Files

New Documentary 'Making A Killing' Shows How To Prevent Suicides By Gun

"Many of us go to dark places, sometimes for long periods, sometimes for short periods. But the darkness passes."<p>WASHINGTON -- With "Making a Killing: Guns, Greed, and the NRA," documentary filmmaker Robert Greenwald wanted to dig deep into our national gun debate and chronicle the horrifying …

Artist Spotlight: Jana Brike – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

A selection of paintings by artist Jana Brike, living and working in Riga, Latvia. More images below.

Art

New documentary gives us an idea of what will survive climate change

“I had to make a place in my heart for despair, and just keep doing the work,” climate activist Tim DeChristopher tells the camera. The statement is …

Canoeing

Pre-Order Minimalism Documentary Online, Receive 6 Hours of Bonus Content

By Joshua Fields Millburn & Ryan Nicodemus · Follow: Twitter, Facebook, InstagramAs you know, our documentary, <i>Minimalism</i>, hits 400+ theaters in the …

Minimalism

Part of Elstree 1976 Is a Really Amazing Star Wars Documentary

There are about 20 minutes during the new <i>Star Wars</i> documentary <i>Elstree 1976</i> that made me happier than I’ve been watching a movie in a long time. It’s …

Behind the scenes on “Star Wars”: The strange but mostly true stories of “Elstree 1976″

Darth Vader’s long and tragic afterlife, and other unlikely tales from a legendary low-budget film shoot<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>May 6, 2016 1:33pm (UTC)<p>English actor David Prowse’s greatest role, in his own estimation, was playing Green Cross Code Man, the inspirational figure in a series of instructional …

Star Wars

A New Documentary Will Investigate the Social Stigma and Civil Rights Aspects of Atheism

May 7, 2016 by Hemant Mehta<p>Filmmaker <b>Micael Langer</b> is working on a documentary exploring how tough it is to be an atheist in this world. That means …

In the future, drone taxis may deliver manufactured organs to hospitals

Earlier this year, Chinese UAV company Ehang unveiled their 184 drone, the world’s first autonomous flying taxi designed to transport people from one …

Biotech companies get permission to test brain death reversal

Brain death in humans is normally considered irreversible. Even if you keep the body running, those damaged brain cells just won't recover to the point where you get a fully functioning person again. However, that isn't stopping Dr. Himanshu Bansal and his partners at Bioquark and Revita Life …

Biotech company thinks it can bring brain-dead people back to life

AMC’s <i>The Walking Dead</i> is a huge hit, and so are many other movies and TV shows about zombies. But as much as we love these undead thrillers, we …

Biotech company gets approval for experiments trying to reverse brain death - ExtremeTech

By on May 6, 2016 at 9:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Brain death is normally seen as …

Photographer Flips and Folds the World to Create Surreal Inception-Like Landscapes

Architect and photo manipulator Laurent Rosset lives his life by the motto of creating one's dreams. His surreal photo series certainly seem inspired by an out-of-control daydream, one where landscapes can twist upon themselves like giant waves, and characters submerge with the world all around …

Only fundamental social change can defeat the anxiety epidemic

People, particularly young people, are beset by mental health problems on a scale never seen before. Now it is time to rebalance individualism against the common good<p>We live with an epidemic of anxiety. In 1980, 4% of Americans suffered a mental disorder associated with anxiety. Today half do. The …

11 Creative Projects Inspired By a Mother’s Love

Whether they're getting crafty with a daring new design project, finding new ways to add a pinch of fun to everyday meals, or simply encouraging the pursuit of artistic happiness, moms inspire creativity in many ways. There's a universal bond between mother and child, each entity feeding off the …

Cute

The Perils of Choose Your Own Adventure Books

The series allowed children to build their own story—but it also created false perceptions about decision-making.<p>I should probably start by saying that I’m bad at decisions. Lots of people say that, I know. But most people have never agonized so deeply over which of two New York City apartments to …

Choose Your Own Adventure

Neuroscience Science Community - News, Articles, Multimedia | Technology Networks

Italian Study Shows Being a Child of Same-Sex Parents Does Not Affect Your Development Article<p>Study shows no difference in the development of …

Why You Can’t Trust Yourself

Bertrand Russell famously said, “The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are so certain of themselves and wiser people so full of …