Kim Weirick

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7 Amazing Things That Will Happen When You Do Plank Every Day

A Look at the Math Behind Image Blurs and Filters

If you enjoy knowing the nitty gritty technical details of how photography technologies work, then you may enjoy the 8-minute video above. Published …

8 Sex Habits of Super Happy Couples

Get on their blissed-out level with these tips.

8 Nutrients You May Be Lacking

Certain symptoms -- fatigue, tingling toes, depression -- may be due to a nutritional deficiency.<p>Fighting back feelings of fatigue, irritability, or depression?<p>Before you diagnose yourself with a chronic condition, take a look at your diet. Sometimes, common medical symptoms can signal a …

10 shocking facts about World War II

World War II

31 Genius Mini Organizing Moves

1<p>Cancel Junk Mail With a Couple of Clicks<p>To put a permanent end to the avalanche of catalogs and credit-card offers, download the PaperKarma app ($2 …

Cognitive theory in medicine: A brief overview

This is Part 1 of a 4 part series. The future holds:<p>Emergency medicine, despite our love of action and procedures, is primarily a cognitive …

A More Physical Form of Mindfulness

Support the news<p>How intelligence lives beyond the brain. In your body. Intelligence, in the flesh.<p>We know from our language that the body is deeply …

The Easiest Way To Get A Better, Smarter Brain

Extraordinary abilities -- from memory to supercharged creativity -- may be within reach for all of us, says neuroscientist Berit Brogaard, PhD, coauthor of the new book <i>The Superhuman Mind</i>. We asked her to tell us more.<p><b>Q: You say ordinary people possess talents they haven't even tapped into. Can</b> …

The Brain

Cat Pushes Dog Into Swimming Pool

Swimming Pools

Religion and Superintelligence

I was contacted by a staff writer from the online newsmagazine The Daily Dot. He is writing a story at the intersection of computer superintelligence …

Singularity

How to be a Badass in Every Aspect of Your Life: 10 Tips From Motivational Coach Jen Sincero

(Photo: Kirstin Sinclair/Getty Images)<p>Let’s be honest—self-help books can get annoyingly fluffy, often to the point where trying to decipher the …

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Oldest Human DNA Reveals Mysterious Branch of Humanity

The oldest known human DNA found yet reveals human evolution was even more confusing than thought, researchers say.<p>The DNA, which dates back some …

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Explosion at China chemical plant leaves one dead and nine injured

One person has been killed and nine injured in an explosion at a chemical plant in eastern China, state media has said.<p>The fire on Saturday night in Huantai in the eastern province of Shandong was put out after about five hours and authorities said no contamination has been detected, Xinhua …

Blasts inside Ecuador volcano stir fear among locals

Ecuador's Cotopaxi volcano, located near the capital Quito, has exploded, sending clouds of steam and ash more than a kilometre above its rim.<p>Many residents had already evacuated last week but those who stayed behind were struggling to herd sheep and cattle to safety.<p>The explosions on Saturday …

4.0 earthquake strikes near Mammoth Lakes

A shallow magnitude 4.0 earthquake was reported Saturday morning 10 miles from Mammoth Lakes, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor occurred at 6:34 a.m. Pacific time at a depth of 4.3 miles.<p>According to the USGS, the epicenter was 73 miles from Clovis, Calif., 73 miles from Sanger, …

31 Signs You're Not Getting Enough Vitamins

Dietitians Emily Haller and Keri Gans on the dead giveaways that you need to step up your nutrient intake.<p>Back in 2004, nutritionists everywhere were screaming at movie theater screens, threatening to boycott <i>Mean Girls</i> when Regina George "innocently" (you never know with Queen Plastic) asked how …

The New Orleans Superdome: a great American comeback story

Of all the stadiums in all of the US, none is more improbable than the dome that rises like an autumn moon over Poydras Street. Earlier this month, the Superdome turned 40 and anyone who stood in its corridors in those days after Hurricane Katrina with the roof ripped open, rain pouring in and …

Are You Paying Too Much for Common Repairs?

Congratulations on buying your first house. Now, you have to learn how to keep it in good repair.<p>Most repairs are simple, inexpensive, and …

Man Goes Blind In One Eye After Sleeping With His Contacts In (Graphic Photos)

Take those contacts out before bedtime, kids...<p>Chad Groeschen says he has a "cautionary tale."<p><b>WARNING: Graphic images below.</b><p>While at work late last month, the 39-year-old noticed his left eye was especially itchy. He thought it was just allergies.<p>The next day, Groeschen said, he woke up to find …

30 places in Europe you must see in your lifetime

Thousands of Dead Fish Wash Up on Tianjin's Shores, a Week After the Blasts

Thousands of dead fish have washed up on the shores of the northern Chinese city of Tianjin, eight days after a series of deadly explosions at a …

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 …

Mental Disorders