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Are Quick Workouts Effective? A Few Minutes Of HIIT Will Do More Than You Think, Study Shows

"Let's just do a quickie workout," you say to yourself as you think of the 10 million <i>other</i> things waiting to be checked off your to-do list after you …

How bilingual brains switch between languages

Researchers have uncovered what’s happening in the brain when we switch between different languages. The finding provides new insights into the …

New York University

This Simple Technique Will Make You a Much More Successful Negotiator | Inc.com

<i>What is your best negotiating trick? 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 Praveen Tipirneni, CEO of Morphic Therapeutic Inc., on Quora:</b><p>Baseball coaches often tell young players to stop …

Business Development

How Brett Kavanaugh’s Hobbled Nomination Puts American Privilege on Trial

As Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court approaches a dramatic finale, public attention is rightly focussed on Christine Blasey Ford’s allegation that he sexually assaulted her at a high-school party. The idea that members of the “law-and-order party” would appoint someone to the …

Brett Kavanaugh

Special relativity validated by neutrinos

Neutrinos are tiny, ghost-like particles that habitually change identity. A measurement of the rate of change in high-energy neutrinos racing through …

A Simple and Powerful Technique for Better Listening

<b>You’d think that</b> as a therapist, I’d be a pretty good listener. Sometimes I am. But too often I find myself not allowing enough silence, not giving …

Why You’re Probably Getting a Microchip Implant Someday

Microchip implants are going from tech-geek novelty to genuine health tool—and you might be running out of good reasons to say no.<p>When Patrick McMullan first heard in early 2017 that thousands of Swedish citizens were unlocking their car doors and turning on coffee machines with a wave of their …

RFID

Back-translating behavioral intervention for autism spectrum disorders to mice with blunted reward restores social abilities

1.<p>Le Merrer, J., Becker, J. A., Befort, K. & Kieffer, B. L. Reward processing by the opioid system in the brain. <i>Physiol. Rev.</i> <b>89</b>, 1379–1412 …

Autism

Even Introverts Can Excel at Networking by Following These Steps

The three C's of networking -- Conversation, Connection and Collaboration -- create a context that helps even those most reticent about networking.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Networking builds businesses. It brings in clients and partners and helps businesses grow, …

Networking

A Look Back: The Best Piece Of Classroom Management Advice I Ever Read

<i>This blog has gotten a lot of new readers over the past year. Because of that, I thought it might be worth sharing a daily “A Look Back” where I</i> …

Teaching

7 Workouts from Tia-Clair Toomey to Build a Strong Core and Six Pack Abs

Words by Tia-Clair Toomey.<p>CORE WORKOUT<p>Check it out, This core workout will definitely tighten up those tummies!!! You can turn it into a partner …

Workouts

11 powerful ways to build a growth mindset in your kids

There's something that every child needs to believe with every cell in their bodies. When they do, they will thrive. There is a powerful way that we, …

Light Bulbs

Research report: How to have a happy family in 7 steps

1) Having dinner together matters<p>Kids who have dinner with their families do better across pretty much every conceivable metric.<p>A recent wave of …

Self-esteem

If You're Feeling Meh, You Might Need to Recharge Your Happiness Hormones

There is, quite literally, no other way I could start this story than with a quote from the classic film <i>Legally Blonde</i> (you know where I'm going with …

Microbiome

9 Things Likable People Do Differently Than Most People | Inc.com

Having the likability factor is not as easy as it seems. I mean, most of us can barely muster the enthusiasm to put half a smile on our face at 7:00 a.m. enough to say good morning to our next-door neighbor.<p>Now the field of positive psychology is telling us that we have to show up to work with an …

8 questions you should absolutely ask an interviewer

While some interviews may feel more like interrogations, they shouldn't.<p>Close your eyes and think of a tennis match: The ball is hit back and forth, …

Serena Williams

Machine Learning Confronts the Elephant in the Room

A visual prank exposes an Achilles’ heel of computer vision systems: Unlike humans, they can’t do a double take.<p>Score one for the human brain. In a …

Machine Learning

People with depression use language differently – here’s how to spot it

From the way you move and sleep, to how you interact with people around you, depression changes just about everything. It is even noticeable in the …

World Health Organization

10-Minute Workouts You Can Do Every Day, According To Fitness Gurus

Many women can attest to the fact that — no matter how hard they try — there simply isn't enough time to check off everything on their regular to-do …

Los Angeles

These are the best laptops you can buy right now

<i>This post was done in partnership with</i> <i>Wirecutter</i><i>. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, Wirecutter and</i> …

Batteries

The Original Meanings of the “American Dream” and “America First” Were Starkly Different From How We Use Them Today

Stop any American on the street and they’ll have a definition of the “American Dream” for you, and they’ll probably have a strong opinion the slogan …

America First

Think You're Accessing Deep Core Strength? This Test Will Show You

The stability and mobility of your hips play a big role in your posture.<p>Your spine may look or feel out of balance, but it could be a symptom—not the …

Exercise

Hear Dylan Thomas Recite His Classic Poem, “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night”

When Dylan Thomas was a little boy his father would read Shakespeare to him at bedtime. The boy loved the sound of the words, even if he was too …

How to Find Good Private Channels on Roku

One benefit of the streaming player Roku is that it allows users to create their own private channels, sort of like how people can make playlists on …

Free-to-air

How Your Brain Changes When You Become A Mom

Nesting, baby showers, and those sweet ultrasound pics might seem like the most exciting, dynamic way to prepare for the birth of your sweet little …

Postpartum

8 essential keyboard tips every iPhone owner should know

If you're an iPhone owner you probably spend a good chunk of your day using the onscreen keyboard. But are you getting the most out of your …

The Brand New Podcasts Of 2018 We're Most Excited About

I never struggle to wake up on Thursday mornings, and it’s because I know new episodes of two of my favorite podcasts — <i>Reply All</i> and <i>Who? Weekly</i> — are …

Podcasting

Experts Reveal How Many Steps You Need to Take in a Day to Lose Weight

Whether you track your steps with a wearable device or through your phone, knowing how much you've walked in a day can be an extremely useful tool for weight loss. Many of our jobs entail sitting for a majority of the day, which can be bad for your body and your brain. However, simply walking and …

Weight Loss

Improve Homework Time With These Concentration Hacks for Kids 

For many families, homework time is a struggle. And in an era of digital distraction, it is only getting tougher. Here are some hacks to help your …

Hacking

How to Do a Squat Without Messing Up Your Knees

Squats might be the most important part of your workout and most people have never done one correctly.<p>Every time I attend a HIIT class, I let the instructor know ahead of time that I’m not going to be participating in any knee-intensive shenanigans—box jumps, for example. I’ve got old-lady knees, I …

New York City