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4 Tips on How to Avoid A Boring Life

Why are some people so <b>positive, full of energy and joyful</b> in their life?<p>Do you remember the times when you were bored and thought that your life had</b> …

Russian Muslims Traveling To Fight Against Russia’s Ukraine Invasion

For more than a year, Chechens, Muslims from southwestern Russia, have been fighting on both sides of Ukraine’s struggle against Russian …

Russia
U.S. Dept. of State

Who Owns The Ancient One?

The fight for an ancient skeleton shows how science undermines and exploits Native-American identity. It's just one reason we need more of us in the lab.<p>In 1996, a Washington college student trying to sneak into a hydroplane race on the Columbia River — and drinking a Busch Light — stumbled upon …

The Ancient Egyptian civilization, thousands of years older than previously thought

We rarely portray Neanderthals, our close relatives, as telegenic. Museum exhibits give them wild tangles of hair, and Hollywood reduces them to …

Dylann Roof should be tried as a terrorist: America’s disturbing double-standard on political violence (and why it matters)

The DOJ has opted against charging the Charleston shooter with terrorism. That’s a major mistake<p>On Wednesday, the Department of Justice charged Dylann Storm Roof, the man accused of killing 9 people on June 17 in a historic black church in Charleston, with federal hate crimes.<p>But not terrorism …

Hate Crimes

A rocket scientist wants to dig into the Earth's crust with this massive drill

A head-on view of the projectile Hyperscience will use to bore into the Earth's crust.<p>It's no secret—there's a lot of energy held just a few thousand feet under Earth's surface. To harness any sizable amount of our planet's underlying geothermal energy for steam power, we would have to bore more …

Earth

Donald Trump's brazen genius

WHEN Donald Trump began roiling the calm but crowded waters of the Republican presidential race with slanderous comments about Mexican immigrants, it …

Donald Trump

'Gay genes': science is on the right track, we're born this way. Let’s deal with it.

A recent article argued that sexuality is down to choice, not genetics. But the scientific evidence says otherwise, and points to a strong biological origin<p>In a recent Guardian article , Simon Copland argued that it is very unlikely people are born gay (or presumably any other sexual orientation). …

LGBTQI

Earth - The largest thing in the universe

More than ten years ago, while taking the temperature of the universe, astronomers found something odd. They discovered that a patch of sky, spanning the width of 20 moons, was unusually cold.<p>The astronomers were measuring the microwave radiation that bathes the entire universe, a glowing relic of …

Universe

Pluto is stunning in latest color close-up from Nasa

Images taken by the New Horizons spacecraft have been combined with color data to paint a new and surprising portrait of the dwarf planet, Nasa announced on Friday<p>Nasa releases new photographs from Pluto fly-by – in pictures

Solar System

The quickest way to tell if your partner will cheat

Deep breath, because this one’s a doozy: A new study reveals that infidelity may be hereditary. After surveying a group of young adults, researchers found that “individuals who had a parent cheat are twice as likely to have cheated compared to their peers whose parents have not cheated.”<p>We spoke to …

Communication Skills

These 13 daily habits will seriously improve your life — and they each only take 5 minutes

In the Quora thread "What are some good 'mini habits' to practice each day?" readers shared the simple habits you should follow every day to become a happier, healthier, or more productive person. The best part is, each one only takes about five minutes to complete.<p>Here are some of our …

Self-esteem

Donald Trump lifts the veil on his empire

From mega-buck speech appearances to his golf empire, The Donald reveals how he makes his cash.<p>Donald Trump on Wednesday opened the kimono on his business empire, and revealed a whole heck of a lot of assets.<p>Trump made good on his promise to file the financial disclosure required of presidential …

Real Estate

Why 'Earth 2.0' is actually nothing like Earth

Nasa's discovery of Kepler-452b, a planet orbiting around a distant star in deep space, has predictably caused waves of excitement on the internet, …

Santa Cruz

Why Turkey Has Finally Declared War on ISIS

Newsha Tavakolian for TIME<p>Newsha Tavakolian for TIME<p>Newsha Tavakolian for TIME<p>Newsha Tavakolian for TIME<p>Newsha Tavakolian for TIME<p>Newsha Tavakolian …

Middle East

10 very strange things that have happened in just the past few weeks

<b>By Michael Snyder | End of American Dream</b><p>Have you noticed that events have begun to accelerate? Over the past few weeks, things have officially …

Ten beers to drink before you die(t)

With a bigger variety of beer to choose from than ever, Ben McFarland and Tom Sandham suggest ten of the very best on the market<p>Often in our Islington-based office, perched at the top of our shiny Ivory Tower, we simply can’t commence our day of knocking out alcohol-soaked, cut-and-pasted copy …

Beer

7 Simple Strategies To Retire Early

<b>“I’m never going to be able to retire.”</b><p>Have you ever mumbled this to yourself?<p>If you have, you’re not alone.<p>Over 1/3 of all Americans don’t believe they’ll have enough money to live off of in retirement. Ouch.<p>With all the pessimistic view on retirement, then how in the blue blazes are there …

Retirement

Transcendental Meditation Enables the Mind to Express these Important Qualities

<b>Video –</b> Maharishi Mahesh Yogi explains how higher states of consciousness are achieved more quickly through purity of life and how the good effect of …

The Secret to Time Management? Focus. Focus. Focus.

When I first interviewed Jessie Neville, an intellectual property attorney, she had recently returned to work after having her third child. She was …

Time Management

Chad police: Anyone wearing face veils will be arrested

Chadian police have said anyone wearing a full-face veil will be arrested, a day after a Boko Haram suicide bombing - carried out by an attacker disguised as a women wearing one - left 15 dead.<p>Saturday's attack at a market in the capital, N'Djamena, also injured 80 others and spread panic across …

Extremism

Relationship, Love, Dating, Successful Relationship

No two individuals are alike; yet, we build successful relationships with others. We do this by accepting and respecting our differences, while …

Are You Actually Down for Equality? 3 Ways to Tell If You Embrace or Fear It

2.2K Shares<p>After President Obama was first elected, a woman that I supervised told me she was very upset with people in her church. She said that she …

Why is there no civil marriage in Israel?

America may have gotten universal gay marriage last month, but Israel won’t be doing the same in the near future.<p>A bill proposed by Yesh Atid party …

LGBTQI

Iron may be a factor in dementia

Alzheimer’s disease is no respecter of fame or fortune. Former US president Ronald Reagan had it. Legendary AC/DC guitarist Malcolm Young has been …

How to Avoid 4 Mental Blockers That Can Sabotage Your Career

<i>This story originally appeared on LearnVest.</i><p>You may not realize it, but your brain is working against you.<p>Think about it: How many times have you tried to focus in a meeting, only to succumb to a burning desire to check your Instagram?<p>Or how about the time you were told to come up with 10 new …

Self-help

‘US uses science to control people’

<b>The United States is using the science of psychology to control people, former CIA contractor Steven Kelley says.</b><p>Kelly made the remarks in a phone …

Psychology