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5 Ways to Deal With a Psychopath

I know what some people are thinking: <i>I’m never going to deal with psychopaths. This is just more sensational clickbait junk.</i><p>Wrong. The experts are …

12 Family-Friendly Podcasts For Those Summer Road Trips

If you’re like us during a road trip, you want your kids to look up from their iPads every once in a while to look out the freaking windows. After …

400,000-year-old skull of human ancestor found by remains of fire and set of stone tools

A 400,000-year-old skull unearthed in Portugal is thought to be the oldest ever of a human ancestor discovered in the country.<p>The skull was found in …

Evolution is Not What We Thought

The things we thought we understood about Europeans are coming unstuck as we examine the genes of more ancient people.<p>The Rock of Gibraltar appears out of the plane window as an immense limestone monolith sharply rearing up from the base of Spain into the Mediterranean. One of the ancient Pillars …

Heroin killed my brother 38 years ago. Too many still suffer in its clutches | Eugene Paul

The heartbreak of losing a loved one to a drug overdose never goes away. I hope the trend toward treatment instead of punishment prevents future suffering<p>On 30 June 1978, my brother Georgie died of a presumed heroin overdose in a hallway in West Harlem. He was 40.<p>The day he died wasn’t only my 12th …

Emotional Intelligence: How to Understand Your Emotional Terrain

How the 'Atlas of Emotions' can help enhance your emotional intelligence.<p>Originally published by <b>Daniel Goleman</b> on LinkedIn: Master Your Emotional Terrain<p><b>What Makes You Angry?</b><p>For many, being put down by an authority figure causes our blood to boil. For others, delays that ruin our efficiency are …

Make Your Facebook Profile More Private in 6 Easy Steps

Managing Facebook’s labyrinthine privacy settings is an ongoing challenge, not least because the options available to users are constantly changing. …

60-second health tests: 6 important screenings you can do at home

But, remember, positive results are just a symptom and don't necessarily mean you are sick.<p>Will you be paying closer attention to your health? You can start right in your own home.<p>NBC News medical contributor offers six do-it-yourself health tests that take just 1 minute each.<p>Remember, a positive …

Dementia

There's a disorder that makes it impossible to feel pleasure, and scientists are just beginning to understand how it works

In a study published Thursday in the journal Science, scientists stimulated the brains of rats to induce feelings of anhedonia, helping to explain how the phenomenon arises in the brain.<p>Hopefully, this understanding could one day lead to better treatments for depression and other related mood …

Neuroscience

UPDATE: You Can Now Pre-Order The Tiny House Of Your Dreams

Step inside the Ecocapsule, a tiny wind- and solar-powered home that offers the ultimate in small-space living.<p><b>Update:</b> Ecocapsules, the sleek wind- and solar-powered tiny homes that stole our hearts back in May are finally available for pre-order. Don't get too excited though, only 50 of the homes …

East of the Sun and West of the Moon – Norwegian folklore intricately illustrated by artist Kay Nielsen

See sample pages from this book at Wink.<p>If Walt Disney gave us the definitive picture of German fairy tales such as <i>Cinderella</i> and <i>Snow White</i>, first …

Holiday Break Reading

One of the best parts of the holiday break is the extended time one has for reading. We have more time to dig into that book we know will require our …

Beaded Snowflake Earrings

Shares 0<p>These beautiful snowflake earrings are made from glass beads and pearl seed beads. This project is best for teens with some jewelry making …

5 Knots You Need to Know How to Tie at All Times

We’re doing something different today with our Knot of the Week series and taking a look at five knots that you should know how to tie at all times. …

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 …

1.2 billion-year-old 'meteorite mineral' found in Scotland

<b>The earliest known occurrence of one of Earth's rarest minerals has been found in Scotland, scientists have said.</b><p>The 1.2 billion-year-old reidite was found in rock samples taken from the Stac Fada Member, a large geological area in the north west Highlands.<p>Reidite is only known to form in nature …

Geology

Controlling parents 'harm future mental health'

<b>Adults who were psychologically controlled as children by their parents are more likely to have poor mental health, research suggests.</b><p>University College London researchers likened the impact to that of the death of a close friend or relative.<p>They said the most important factor in developing a sense …

Mental Health

What Archaeologists Really Think About Ancient Aliens, Lost Colonies, And Fingerprints Of The Gods

It’s no secret that far more people watch TV shows like the History Channel’s ‘Ancient Aliens’ than attend lectures by professional archaeologists and historians. Millions of people tune in to watch TV series and docu-dramas with a questionable grip on facts about the past. The stories spun by …

Ancient Aliens

The Most Spectacular Glamping Destinations in the U.S.

No one is really sure where the term "glamping" first originated, but what's mostly incontestable is that this luxurious and lavish style of camping is growing in popularity at a seemingly exponential rate.<p>According to Bare Bones Living blogger Mindy Burton, if you really want to get specific, …

Glamping

8 Ways People Recover From Post Childhood Adversity Syndrome

Cutting-edge research tells us that experiencing childhood emotional trauma can play a large role in whether we develop physical disease in …

Mindfulness

NASA's Kepler spacecraft finds Earth's cousin

Earth 2.0<p>NASA's exoplanet-hunting Kepler spacecraft has spotted another Earth-like world. The space agency today announced the discovery of Kepler-452b, the smallest planet we've found yet orbiting inside a star's habitable zone — the places around a sun where it’s warm enough for liquid surface …

Mg12 Magnesium Oil | Healing Life from the Dead Sea – MG12

Vacuuming Your Stomach Is the Easiest Way to Get Flat Abs

It's the new crunch!<p>Crunches are <i>so</i> 2000 and late — especially now that everyone's doing a simpler, safer abs exercise: Stomach vacuuming.<p>Stomach vacuuming has nothing to do with your Dirt Devil — and seriously, don't try that at home. Instead, it's actually a breathing exercise that activates and …

Is “de-extinction” possible?

Bringing back species that died out long ago is not impossible. What would happen if we tried it?<p>Will we one day walk with dinosaurs or mammoths? The idea isn't completely beyond the realms of possibility.<p>However, as this video from The Verge points out, it’s not quite how the Jurassic Park films …

Jurassic Park

Do you have ‘maths anxiety’?

Mental arithmetic can be stressful for many people, causing a lifelong fear of numbers. What makes the brain freeze up when calculating hard sums? David Robson reports.<p>Sweaty palms, a racing pulse, that choking feeling in the back of my throat: nothing sends fear into my heart like the need to …

Wolfram has created a website that will identify any image you throw at it

And it's learning as you do it<p>One of the most amazing things you can do with Wolfram Alpha is ask it what planes are overhead. If you're on your phone, it will pull your location, then cross reference that with a database of flights, including their altitude, angle, and even their flight number and …