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Your brain does not process information and it is not a computer – Robert Epstein

No matter how hard they try, brain scientists and cognitive psychologists will never find a copy of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony in the brain – or copies …

Singularity

The Secret to Cooking Greek Food (Plus a Recipe to Try Tonight)

Chef Mina Stone shares the culinary lessons she learned from her yiayia.<p>To most, Greek cuisine is perhaps best known for its <i>souvlaki</i> (skewered, grilled meat), <i>moussaka</i> (a layered eggplant dish with ground beef and béchamel sauce), and <i>baklava</i> (phyllo-dough pastry soaked in honey). And while all are …

Greek Food

How to supercharge your brain

A NEUROLOGIST pushing the boundaries of science says simple thought and movement exercises can make your mind more powerful.

The Brain

Dinosaurs weren’t driven to extinction by that meteorite after all

New evidence shows that dinosaurs were dying out 24 million years before bolide impact.<p>It's the most dramatic mass extinction in the history of …

12 Weird Food Pairings That Actually Taste Amazing

1 of 12<p>Chocolate And Avocado<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 12<p>Broccoli and Cheetos<p>3 of 12<p>Strawberry And Tomato<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 12<p>Dark Chocolate And Parmesan Cheese<p>…

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Brain caught 'filing' memories during rest

Memories formed in one part of the brain are replayed and transferred to a different area of the brain during rest, according to a new study in …

News: 10 Sneaky Substitutions That Will Have You Eating Healthier

When you're trying to cut some calories or just eat more veggies, it's important to enjoy what you're eating. If all you're doing is telling yourself …

5 Ways to Stop Your Racing Thoughts

<b>by Patricia Harteneck, Ph.D.</b><p>Racing thoughts—fast, repetitive thought patterns about a particular topic—are a common feature of anxiety and other …

Mental Health

Science Says Eat More Avocados, So Here's a Delicious Recipe for Salmon with Avocado Crema

As if we needed another reason to love the little green superfood avocado, recent studies have found that in addition to decreasing the risk of heart …

Seafood

20 Grilled Skewer Recipes to Get You Ready for Barbecue Season

It’s *finally* that time. We’re consistently feeling the sun on our skin, the stores are full of brightly colored fashions and the neighbors are already grilling. Ready to jump on the outdoor-cooking bandwagon? There’s no better grill-ready meal than kabob recipes full of your favorite meats and …

Living cells ‘hacked’ and hijacked by MIT

Scientists at MIT have proven they can ‘hack’ living cells and programme them to carry out new tasks.<p>In the same way that computer language tells a machine how to operate, researchers have shown it is possible to write DNA ‘code’ and insert it into bacteria to alter how they function.<p>They hope that …

9 small lifestyle changes you can make to get smarter

Just as you can eat healthily and exercise to stay fit, there are a number of simple changes you could be making every day to get your brain working faster, sharpen concentration, strengthen memory, and become more intelligent.<p>Business Insider spoke to the nutritional therapist Naomi Mead, who was …

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Fast Food Workers on Reddit Spill What Never to Order at Their Restaurants

If you're in a rush, don't go for the fried chicken.<p>Fast food can be pretty gross. But some of it is definitely more gross than the norm.<p>Thanks to some fast food workers of Reddit, those insider secrets have been revealed. In a recent Reddit thread called "Fast food workers - What should we never …

Eight Percent of Our DNA is Non-Human

We have around 8% alien DNA and by this, we mean it is viral fragments that are not human. This also applies to other things on earth that are …

Reports of Planet Earth's Death Have Been Greatly ... Underestimated

Are you really surprised?<p>Another day, another petrifying <i>New York Times</i> exploration of how we're turning our planet into an overflowing toilet bowl. This time it's a deep dive on the West Antarctic ice sheet, a holdover from the last ice age that's bigger than Mexico and may be melting way more …