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This Video of 3 Humpback Whales Breaching Simultaneously Is Insane

Travel<p>By James Chrisman Published On 09/17/2018<p>@james_chrisman2<p>By James Chrisman @james_chrisman2 Published On 09/17/2018<p>When you go out on a …

Humpback Whales

9 Apps to Try if You Want to Learn Something New Every Day

Sure, smartphones and smartphone apps can waste our time and bring out the worst in people, but they can most definitely also be a force for good: …

Apps

Mizuno JPX919 iron series finds new distance, feel and forgiveness in new metals and manufacturing

It would be easy to say the new Mizuno JPX919 series of irons are all about the metal. The company is legendary for its jewel-like and tour-proven forged irons and most recently for its uniquely hot cast game-improvement designs, always with an attention to appearance. But suggesting that its …

Golf

You May Think You're Procrastinating By Doing This, You're Not, According To Science Here's Why

We constantly hear about the benefits of waking up early. It's what successful people do, right? Wrong.<p>I've never admitted what I'm about to share in a public forum before, primarily for fear of the stigma that's attached to it. Would people think I'm getting old, lack motivation and ambition, that …

Creative Work

These simple earbuds are the wireless, noise-cancelling solution you've been looking for

popsci shop<p>Incredible audio quality for less than $45<p>Although wireless audio is quickly becoming the new norm, some listeners crave the simplicity of wired headphones. The Cresuer Touchwave Bluetooth Earbuds combine the best of both worlds, delivering superb Bluetooth sound with the minimum of …

Earbuds

Ten Stunning Onsens in the Forest to Visit on Your Next Trip to Japan

The authors of 'Onsen in Japan' have found the most secluded spots for naked bathing in the country.<p>The authors of 'Onsen in Japan' have found the …

Japan

The 100 Best Sci-Fi Books of All Time - A Science Fiction Reading List

<b>1.–10.</b><p>Our favorite science fiction tends to use the future to illuminate and discuss issues in our present. <i>1984</i> is a prime example of this, a …

Science Fiction

These Awesome Headphones Make Apple's AirPods Look Like Jokes

The Cresuer Touchwave True Wireless earbuds are more than 50% off.<p>Sure, Apple’s signature headphones, the AirPods, have a lot going for them. The …

A New Method For Having Lucid Dreams Has Been Discovered by Scientists

Would you try it?<p>They're incredible. Amazing. Magical. But perhaps the most fantastic thing about lucid dreams – in which the dreamer becomes aware …

The Trump administration is prioritizing money over endangered species

The Trump administration proposed sweeping to the Endangered Species Act this week that could make ignoring the impacts of climate change on dwindling plant and animal populations easier for the federal government.<p>Since Donald Trump took office in 2017, his officials have already rolled back dozens …

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I’m Officially Serving Them With Everything

Now this is a Pinterest trend I can get behind.<p>We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid …

How Will Future Civilizations Survive the Accelerating Expansion of the Universe?

If you think we have problems now, just wait a few billion years, when the accelerating expansion of the Universe triggers an energy crisis of …

Einstein's theory of relativity passes its toughest test yet

Science<p>Yet more evidence that the great physicist got gravity right.<p>Einstein's theory of general relativity has passed its toughest test with flying colors, a new study reports.<p>General relativity, which Einstein proposed in 1916, holds that gravity is a consequence of space-time's inherent …

10 of the most notorious UFO sightings in the world — and the eerie stories behind them

The question of if there's life on other planets is hotly debated across the globe. A series of inexplicable UFO sightings and occurrences has led …

7 TED Talks That Will Help You Be A Better Leader

As a leadership and culture coach, I’m always on the lookout for new inspiration. Learning about other people’s experiences, strategies, and ideas about leadership can generate awesome insight!<p>Here are some TED talks that “package” what makes great leaders into concise, informative speeches.<p><b>1. John</b> …

TED Talks

Want To Live a Better Life? Use These 8 Life Lessons To Build Your Personal Philosophy

Discover your personal philosophy and then build your life around it.<p>Following a morning hike among the serenity of red rocks, wildflowers, and mountain views, I sat in conversation with an old friend. We had an important topic to discuss. Mainly, my future career.<p>My friend knows that I'm a …

Psychedelic Brew Made From Amazonian Plants May Ease Depression

Even for those with difficult-to-treat depression.<p>“Leon” is a young Brazilian man who has long struggled with depression. He keeps an anonymous blog, …

Right Stuff for Life Found on Small Saturn Moon

Data from a dead spacecraft suggest that this world may be the best place besides Earth for life as we know it.<p>On Saturn’s small moon Enceladus, perpetual fountains of alien seawater launch all sorts of curious stuff into space: water, salt, silica, and even simple carbon-containing compounds fly …

Enceladus

13 Reasons to Believe Aliens Are Real

<b>In the good old days,</b> the arrival of UFOs on the front page of America’s paper of record might have seemed like a loose-thread tear right through the …

The Workout to Burn Off Your Belly Fat

“You can rip out ab exercises all day long in the gym, but without the right combination of high-intensity fat-burning cardio along with specific …

If You Care About Data, Change These 15 Default Privacy Settings Right Now

Say no to defaults.<p>On the Internet, the devil's in the defaults.<p>You're not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably …

Japanese hunters kill 120 pregnant minke whales during summer months – report

Conservationists call for end of ‘abhorrent’ whaling programme, which Japan argues is conducted for scientific purposes<p>More than 120 pregnant whales were killed during Japan’s annual “research” hunt in the Southern Ocean last summer, a new report has revealed.<p>Of the 333 minke whales caught during …

How to avoid the 'midlife slump' and make your 40s a much happier decade

After struggling to understand myself in my 20s and to establish myself in my 30s, I finally hit my stride in my 40s. My health was vibrant and I had a successful career in journalism, plenty of money, wonderful friends and a loving, stable relationship.<p>It was the unhappiest decade of my life.<p>Today …

Middle Age

Why psychedelic drugs could transform how we treat depression and mental illness

A conversation with author Michael Pollan on becoming a “reluctant psychonaut.”<p>The first time I tried ayahuasca, a plant concoction containing the natural hallucinogen DMT, I remember thinking: “Just let go. Whatever happens, just let go.”<p>Eventually, I did let go, and what followed was the most …

Mental Health

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Map Shows the Most Popular Podcasts in Every State

The US contains many eclectic interests.<p>Everyone who listens to podcasts has a favorite, but that selection might be influenced by the region where …

This 15-30 minute routine makes your brain healthier, younger, and smarter

“Everything popular is wrong”  —  Oscar Wilde<p>In the book, <i>BLUE ZONES: Lessons for Living Longer From the People Who’ve Lived the Longest</i><i>,</i> author Dan …

The last of the samurai – in pictures

A collection of rare photographs of samurai presented by Daniella Dangoor is being exhibited at The London Photograph Fair. Most photographs purporting to be of samurai are actually not and were taken after 1877, when the samurai system was abolished. These images are of genuine samurai, taken …

Samurai

According to Hiring Managers, When Asked, "What Makes You Unique?", Don't Say This

Employers share what NOT to say about what makes you unique.<p>It's not uncommon in a job interview to be asked,"What makes you unique?" Most job seekers naturally feel the need to say something witty or unexpected. And, that's where things go wrong. I recently asked a group of professional recruiters …

Psychedelic drugs appear to fundamentally reorganize the brain — and they're starting to turn into approved treatments

Like a May shower, the studies on psychedelic drugs' potential therapeutic benefits came — first as a sprinkle, then a steady downpour. Between 2012 and 2017, the papers abounded. One, published in 2016, suggested that magic mushrooms might alleviate anxiety in cancer patients; another in 2017 …