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5 Ways You're Doing Introversion Wrong

I’m not proud to be an introvert.<p>I’m not ashamed of it, either.<p>I just am an introvert. It’s neither good nor bad. It just <i>is</i>.<p>To be honest, I’ve had …

Surgeons Find a Parasite Unlike Any They've Seen in Defector Who Escaped North Korea

As if they didn't have enough to worry about.<p>A North Korean defector shot five times while running across the border to South Korea has been found …

Smartphone separation anxiety: Scientists explain why you feel bad without your phone

Smartphone separation anxiety is set to become an increasingly widespread problem, researchers say.<p>The term, which is also known as “nomophobia”, is …

How to Learn in 2 Days What Normally Takes 6 Months

Research has found that having clarity about your goals is essential to having motivation to achieve those goals.<p>Research has found that having clarity about your goals is essential to having motivation to achieve those goals.<p>If you're not clear on what you're doing, it's hard to be motivated. …

Happy But Depressed? You May Have Smiling Depression

We all know a Type A person in our life who is an overachiever at work, the master chef at home, or the flexible yogi at the gym. Their facade is put …

A Powerful Energy Beam in Space Seems to Exceed the Speed of Light

A Fascinating Cosmic Q-Tip<p>In the Galaxy M87 (which was created when two other galaxies merged), a jet of hot plasma — caused by gas being sucked into …

University of Maryland

Scientists Have an Experiment to See If the Human Mind Is Bound to the Physical World

Spooky Action<p>Perhaps one of the most intriguing and interesting phenomena in quantum physics is what Einstein referred to as a “spooky action at a …

Quantum Physics

Be the Most Persuasive Person in the Room: 9 Things Highly Influential People Always Do, According to Science

Sometimes facts, logic, and reasoning aren't enough. Here's how the most persuasive people make a great argument even more convincing.<p>Every successful person I know is extremely good at persuading other people. Not manipulating or pressuring, but genuinely <i>persuading</i>: Describing the logic and …

Self-improvement

10 Ways Smart People Stay Calm

You can preempt much of your stress with these vital practices.<p>The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we’ve found that 90 percent of top performers are skilled …

Nicotine shown to reduce symptoms of schizophrenia

For years researchers have noted an unusual association between smoking and schizophrenia. Across multiple studies it was identified that people with …

11 Signs That You Lack Emotional Intelligence

These are the behaviors that you want to eliminate from your repertoire.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When emotional intelligence (EQ) first appeared to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform those with the …

Psychiatrists use an old trick to get people to trust them with their secrets — and it works just as well in business

And yet one of the best nuggets in "Friend and Foe," a 2015 book by the psychologists Maurice Schweitzer and Adam Galinsky, debunks that idea, instead suggesting that there's a somewhat scientific formula to gaining people's trust quickly.<p>It's less creepy than it might sound. The key is simply to …

Psychiatry

The Kids Most Affected by Parenting Share a Personality Trait

A human doesn’t enter into the world with a fully formed personality springing forth from their genes. Rather, babies enter the world with a …

A Dream Scientist Explains Why 'Falling Water' Isn't All Bunk

"Nothing can beat your brain creating reality for you."<p>In USA Network’s new drama, <i>Falling Water</i>, three seemingly unrelated people dream three …

The strange science of obsessive love

After a breakup there's the expectation that you'll eventually move on. But what if you can't? What if the impulse to think about an ex became …

Relationships

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❮Prev 1 of 5Next❯<p>Storyteller<p>876 <br>Stories<br>• 12379 <br>Views<p>12379<br>• 6<p>20 May,2016<br>• Health And Fitness<p>Sometime in the distant past, there was a Japanese man who …

Can you boost your brain power by making yourself ambidextrous?

Lots of companies offer ambidexterity training that promises to improve cognitive power. But research shows there could be risks<p>Could learning to write with both hands make your brain sharper and more speedy? Could training schoolchildren to use their non-dominant hands improve their exam results? …

The Brain

Why We Get Embarrassed and How to Overcome It

In 2003, I turned in an extra credit project for my high school business law class. I had perfectly interwoven what was essentially the story of <i>Harry</i> …

People with *this* personality trait have the most sex

We all know the saying “nice guys finish last” and honestly, I’ve never really bought into it. And apparently, neither does science. According to a …

Psychology

Scientists think anti-inflammatory drugs could offer a new way to treat depression

There is growing evidence that inflammation–already known to be a cause of many whole-body diseases–is also involved in diseases of the brain, including psychiatric conditions like depression.<p>Depression is a common and crippling disease affecting over 350 million people worldwide. Around 20% of the …

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Frank Gehry’s Swimming Koi Lamps are Reflective of His Artistic Arc

Gehry’s new-and-improved ‘Fish Lamps’ swim about the Gagosian Gallery in Rome.<p>A chain of koi fish float through an exhibit space, illuminating their immediate surroundings with a self-contained, warm orange glow. The works come from a familiar yet unexpected name: Frank Gehry. Early in his artistic …

Amazing Sculptures That Are Purely A Work Of Great Artists Imagination

World is full of artists and sometimes, these great artist create some masterpieces. While, there are a number of sculptures in this world but few …

Sculpture

Police snare 'China's Jack the Ripper' after 28-year search for killer – reports

Gao Chengyong, 52, a grocer from Gansu, has confessed to 11 murders after being caught thanks to DNA, says China Daily<p>Police believe they have captured a serial killer dubbed China’s “Jack the Ripper” for the way he mutilated several of his 11 female victims, state-run media have reported, nearly …

11 Habits Of Ridiculously Likeable People

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable traits that belong only to a lucky few--the good looking, the fiercely social, and the incredibly talented. It's easy to fall prey to this misconception.<p>When I speak to smaller audiences, I often ask …

Emotional Intelligence

Why Chinese women don't use tampons

Olympic swimmer Fu Yuanhui’s openness around menstruation in Rio was not such big news back home. In a country where only 2% of women use tampons, it provoked a different response<p>The Olympic swimmer Fu Yuanhui made waves last week with her candid comment in a post-race interview that she was on her …

3D-Printed Cigarettes Expose the Dark Side of Greek Island Rave Culture

Artist Valinia Svoronou exposes the tension between Greek island raves and the refugee crisis.<p>For some, Greek islands are associated with picturesque beach vacations, but for others, like the hundreds of thousands of refugees that have entered Europe through Lesvos, Chios, Sanos, or other …

10 Creepy Japanese Legends That Will Leave You Too Scared To Sleep Tonight

Japanese urban legends are epic in their own respect due to the fact that they almost inevitably end in death. Of the gruesome kind, of course. With …

Oventus closer to cure for snoring and sleep apnoea with its 3D printed mouthguards

Aug 27, 2016 | By Nick<p><b>Oventus Medical</b> Ltd is another step closer to ending the scourges of snoring and sleep apnoea with its <b>3D printed mouthguards</b>.<p>A …

Snoring