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It's not just in the genes: the foods that can help and harm your brain

As a society, we are used to the idea that we feed our bodies, and that our diet shapes our waistlines. But many of us forget that the same diet also feeds our brains, and that the food we give our brains shapes our thoughts and actions. I invested many years formally studying neuroscience and …

Alzheimer's Disease

Bank of America has found the formula for a market meltdown — and we're dangerously close

The scorching-hot stock market is fresh off yet another week of new record highs, yet one glaring question remains: When will it all come crashing down?<p>The global investment strategy team at Bank of America Merrill Lynch has an idea.<p>The firm, which has repeatedly warned of investor overexuberance, …

3 sites that will save you serious money on holiday travel

There is no such thing as “too early” when it comes to holiday travel. It may feel far off, but you’re better off locking down your accommodations …

The 10 best movies since 2000, according to critics

There are major big-budget studio movies, like "A.I.: Artificial Intelligence" and "The Dark Knight," as well as intimate art-house titles including "Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives" and "Lost in Translation."<p>But none of those cracked the top 10.<p><b>Below are the 10 best movies of the 21st</b> …

The Forgotten Government Plan to Round Up Muslims

In the ’80s, terror led the government to consider something far more extreme than Donald Trump’s ban.<p>In the early morning hours of January 26, 1987, federal agents across Los Angeles charged into the homes of seven men and one woman and led them away in handcuffs. More than 100 law enforcement …

Schwartz and Architecture's Box on a Rock house is perched above an expansive California valley

California firm Schwartz and Architecture has completed a minimal and self-contained residence that looks out over the Sonoma Valley (+ …

15 documentaries on Netflix right now that will make you smarter

And with binge-worthy titles like "Making a Murderer" and the vast ESPN "30 for 30" library being just a click away, you can get a lot of great nonfiction viewing any night of the week. You'll learn a lot more about the world, but don't worry — you'll also be entertained.<p>Here are 15 documentaries …

Never worry about picking a movie with this vast film database

If you tend to waste hours surfing the Web before you eventually give up and settle for a movie you’ve already seen because there’s nothing better to watch, Cinesift is about to change your life.<p>Built by Redditor yombato, it’s a massive film database that sources information from popular websites …

These are the world's best buildings

Want to see the world's best new buildings? Look no further than the 2016 World Architecture Festival Awards, which feature 343 spectacular, …

These Are the 5 Best TED Talks Ever, According to the Guy Who Runs TED

The event's boss names the talks that have taught him the most.<p>If you're a massive TED fan like me, you've probably watched a whole lot of the compelling talks by now. But when it comes to consuming all the insights TED has to offer, even the most dedicated enthusiasts can't hold a candle to Chris …

Public Speaking

20 stocks to buy after Brexit chaos

Investors are already sifting through the Brexit rubble for stocks unfairly caught in the market turmoil.<p>Stocks rebounded a bit on Tuesday, making up some ground lost after the U.K. vote to leave the European Union that erased a record $3 trillion from global stock markets.<p>There are signs that …

Architecture Nerds Will Love This Video Game Inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright

<i>Manifold Garden</i> has some pretty sophisticated design references for a puzzle game. The M.C. Escher-esque video game, created by Chicago-based artist …

Which subway stop will save you the most rent?

Few other places in the world put a premium on location the way that New York does.<p>In fact, according to a recent analysis by RentHop you can save …

Can Capitalism Be Redeemed?

Brosmind<p>One-on-one basketball offers two ways to play: In “winners,” the person who scores gets the next possession and a chance to do so again. In “losers,” whoever is scored against gets the ball and a chance to even it up. As a kid, I played “losers” on the little court behind my house, because …

The unsexiest trillion-dollar startup

Steve Jobs went ballistic when public shipping manifests leaked the existence of the iPhone 3G. That’s about the only time something exciting happened in the freight forwarding business. The circulatory system of the global economy is a trillion-dollar industry, yet no one really talks about it, or …

Scott & Scott Architects creates stripped-back interior for Vancouver ice cream shop

Whitewashed brickwork and galvanised steel surfaces feature inside this old Vancouver warehouse that Canadian studio Scott & Scott has converted into …

Comment on Dream House in Chile by Max Núñez Architects by Tadeusz Szewczyk (Tad Chef)

The bare concrete inside is pretty bland. Otherwise it would be truly magnificent.

30 ways graphene is about to change your life

It's strong, it's flexible, and it's here. After a long time cooking in the labs, the first graphene-based products are beginning to trickle out into …

15 photos that show why the rich and famous love to travel to St. Barts

It is home to an array of stunning beaches, luxury yachts, designer boutiques, and breathtaking restaurants that have helped it become a travel hotspot.<p>We've rounded up 15 photographs that display what St. Barts is like and some of its must-see destinations.<p>From the best places to party to …

20 Countries You Should Visit At Least Once In Your Lifetime

<i>“An investment in travel is an investment in yourself.”</i><br>-Matthew Karsten<p>We have so many amazing places to travel all around the globe that even if we …

White House / Studio MK27 - Marcio Kogan + Eduardo Chalabi

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Comfort and building maintenance throughout the years are two fundamental aspects for houses built in …

H2 / 314 Architecture Studio

This building is located at the suburbs of Athens in the area next to the golf court in Glyfada, and consists of three one floor apartments of 250m2 …

Architecture

Kloof Road House in Johannesburg Showcasing a Bold Modern Architecture

<b>Kloof Road House</b> in Johannesburg, South Africa is a result of the design collaboration between Nico van der Meulen Architects and M Square Lifestyle …

Philadelphia Apartments: The Ultimate Renters Guide

Philadelphia is one of America’s oldest cities, and its historic and ornate architecture has wowed architects and design enthusiasts since its …

Global Sushi Challenge 2015: Pictures

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Would New Borders Mean Less Conflict in the Middle East?

The region is living with the combustible legacy of states artificially carved from the remains of the Ottoman Empire.<p>Shortly after the end of World War I, the French and British prime ministers took a break from the hard business of redrawing the map of Europe to discuss the easier matter of where …

Middle East

The 6 Best Places to Buy Art Online

<i>By Jack Archer for DETAILS.</i><p>Getting into art is often intimating, but it shouldn't be. Here are a few great places to shop for the good stuff in a way that's easy and fun, not snobby and confusing.<p>Artspace: This site has tasteful art advisers that are standing by to help you find the right art for …

The Freakishness of Christianity

What would the American culture wars look like if they were less about “values” and more about Jesus?<p>Evangelical Christianity has long had a stranglehold on how Americans imagine public faith. Vague invocations of “religion”—whether it’s “religion vs. science” or “religious freedom”—usually really …

Faith