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Mad Cow Research Hints At Ways To Halt Alzheimer's, Parkinson's

Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis ravage the brain in very different ways. But they have at least one thing in common, says Corinne Lasmezas, a neuroscientist and professor at Scripps Research Institute, in Jupiter, Fla. Each spreads from brain cell to brain cell like an …

Neuroscience

5 Ways To Reframe Your Thinking To Be More Like Elon Musk

How do innovative minds like Elon Musk and Steve Jobs come up with their groundbreaking ideas? Here’s five ways they think differently.<p>Drawing parallels between Elon Musk and Steve Jobs is irresistible, but how do big thinkers like them come up with their innovative ideas and how can we reframe our …

Elon Musk

Pumpkin laksa recipe

A chilli, ginger and lime-infused broth with chunks of pumpkin and wilted spinach.<p><i>Serves four</i><p>450g (1lb) pumpkin<br>2 bird’s-eye chillis<br>2 stalks of lemon-grass<br>4 cloves garlic, chopped<br>2cm (¾in) square ginger root, peeled and finely chopped<br>medium bunch coriander<br>zest and juice of 1 lime<br>good knob of virgin …

GQ receive death threats over One Direction covers

Hell hath no fury like a One Direction fan scorned, as British GQ discovered when they unveiled their latest covers featuring the boyband.<p>It seems One Direction has created a monster. A multi-million headed monster that goes by the name of The One Directioners. We know what you're thinking: what …

Boyband

Top 10 Composition Tips in Photography

Photography is all about composition. If you can’t compose an image, you can’t take photos. That’s the bottom line. This is where your photography …

5 Essential Photo Apps for Your Phone

The smartphone has not only revolutionized the way we live but also completely altered the landscape of modern photography. If you have any doubts …

Portrait Photography Tips

Portraiture can be very rewarding. It’s a chance to show the best side (literally) of someone, and create a photo that communicates something …

Landscape Photography

Work Smart: Do Your Worst Task First (Or, Eat a Live Frog Every Morning)

Mark Twain famously said that if the first thing you do in the morning is eat a live frog, you can go through the rest of the day knowing the worst is behind you. Your frog is your worst task, and you should do it first thing in the morning.<p>The best work habit you can ever get into is very simple: …

How to draft a consultancy agreement

<i>While it’s vital to prepare an employment contract when hiring part-time or full-time employees, it’s just as important to draft a proper consultancy</i> …

What your email sign-off really means

The world of modern technology is filled with potential pitfalls to snare the unwary: how to keep sexting discreet; how to commit libel on Twitter …

The UK's top 25 businesses run from home

It is no coincidence that the fastest-growing law firm, travel agent and secretarial firm in the country are among the 25 firms profiled in this …

Profit

Ridiculously Easy Dinners to Make on Vacation

These fuss-free dishes require minimal utensils and hardly any clean-up—and taste fresh, summery and even better with a cold drink.<p>A Fresh, Crispy …

Cooking

5 Life-Changing Revelations Anybody Can Have

We tend to think of revelations as monumental events, made for prophets and ancient oracles. The world goes silent, a golden beam of light descends …

Mind

Former Vogue editor: The truth about size zero

One of the most controversial aspects of fashion magazines, and the fashion industry, is models. Specifically, how young they are and how thin they …

How to dress: structured day dresses

Since the days of arguments over leaving homework until Sunday night, it has been drummed into us all that delayed gratification is the secret of …