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New Japanese solar cell is closest to reaching maximum efficiency

Solar energy is the hottest thing in eco-living, and everybody wants in on it. People are installing solar panels in their homes, governments are creating smart grids and companies like Google want to run completely on renewable energy and help people do the same.<p>However, the more we start to …

9 Things Mentally Tough People Always Do

Talent is important, but success is also based on persistence, focus, and standing fast in the face of criticism. Fortunately, mental toughness is something you can develop.<p>Let's get this out of the way: Mental toughness is not a quality you either do or don't have.<p>Sure, some people may have …

Self-improvement

What it's like to have bipolar, by people who have bipolar

30 March 2016<p>It’s World Bipolar Day. It’s always one awareness day or another in mental health, and that can help, because talking about mental …

Mental Health

This is What Will Help Your Wandering Mind

We live in an ADD world. What is a leader to do to remain sane, productive, and effective?<p>"A human mind is a wandering mind, and a wandering mind is an unhappy mind," explain psychologists Matthew Killingsworth and Daniel Gilbert in the journal Science. And according to the psychologists' research, …

Mindfulness

BBC - Earth - The sinister reason why people fall in love

Romance may have existed in some form long before the origin of humanity, and some believe it was born out of death and violence<p>Your heart beats a little faster, glands open to secret tiny dribbles of sweat, and your body starts producing hormones, which make you feel a bit giddy and warm …

Relationships…The Most Important Factor?

I have been reflecting a lot lately on the role of relationships in schools. I have not been able to stop thinking about this topic because it seems …

The Great Salt Lake is turning to dust - and it could vanish entirely

Utah’s Great Salt Lake is shrinking. A group of local professors and scientists from the Utah Division of Water Resources and the Utah Division of …

Salt Lake City

How You Parent Has a Lifelong Impact on Baby: Study

Bad grades? Failed relationships? A new study suggests blaming your parents might not be misplaced.<p>In a long-term study that followed 243 children …

Parenting

How To Keep Money From Messing Up Your Marriage

Mary Fusillo and her husband, Bob, have been married for 20 years. She met him on a blind date in Houston. Right away, she knew she liked him.<p>He was very intellectual, and he "read jazz biographies of dead jazz musicians," she says, laughing.<p>"And I was used to guys that went hunting on the …

Homeless Are Flocking to America's Forests, But It's Damaging the Land

The woods are an attractive option for people who want to live off the grid, or a last resort for those with nowhere else to go. But indefinite camping is damaging forests.<p>In 2006, Becky Blanton decided to make a radical life change. She wanted adventure, and she set out to be a full-time camper, …