Lisa-Marie Braun

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The Key To Raising A Happy Child

For much of the past half-century, children, adolescents and young adults in the U.S. have been saying they feel as though their lives are increasingly out of their control. At the same time, rates of anxiety and depression have risen steadily.<p>What's the fix? Feeling in control of your own destiny. …

Parenting

Hear the roar of the lionfish recorded for the first time

Hear them roar. Lionfish have been recorded making sounds for the first time.<p>Decoding these sounds could give us an insight into secret lives of this …

Why Golden Milk Is Getting So Popular These Days

Imagine a drink that could help you in over 150 different ways. Sounds pretty good, right? Well, <b>golden milk is a warming drink containing turmeric, a</b> …

Lemon-Herb Risotto with Shrimp and Haricots Verts

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Combine stock and 1 1/2 cups water in a large glass measure or microwave-safe bowl. Microwave at HIGH 2 minutes or until …

Healthy Vegetarian Meal Plan 01.01.17

Happy Almost 2017!<p>Anyone else here feel like the year zoomed right by like a pronghorn antelope slash gazelle-like creature? Cause I certainly do. …

Kayla Itsines is now a cookbook author—and her healthy sweet potato enchilada recipe is genius

If 5.9 million fans isn’t enough to convince you that Kayla Itsines is after world domination, the latest addition to her growing empire should do …

Cooking

Tiny houses in 2016: more tricked-out and eco-friendly

Possibilities are endless even in a tiny house<p>Another year in our housing-crunched yet sustainability-minded world means another year of folks exploring down-sized lifestyles in tiny homes. Used for everything from housing the homeless to short-term rentals to, yes, full-time residences, these …

You Only Need 3 Months To Become A Brand New You (With This Self-Improvement Approach)

You’re sitting in your living room watching a new Tony Robbins motivational documentary about changing yourself. By the end, you’re so excited about …

The dark side of empathy

Peter Singer is professor of bioethics at Princeton University and laureate professor at the University of Melbourne.<p>Soon after Barack Obama was elected president of the United States, he told a young girl: "We don't have enough empathy in our world today, and it is up to your generation to change …

This prefab London backyard studio is as cool as a custom cottage

This modern garden studio outside London looks totally custom, but it’s not. The cedar-clad structure, which does double-duty as a home office and …

Prefab Homes

New Treatment Based on Ocean Bacteria Shown to Stop The Spread of Prostate Cancer

"A huge leap forward."<p>Scientists just completed a trial of a new, non-surgical prostate cancer treatment that uses a tumour-killing drug based on …

The Best Meditation Apps for Every Personality

Meditation often conjures up images of blissed-out hippies wearing flowing clothes and sitting in trance-like stillness. If the only stillness you …

How to save at least 32,000 lives each year: Replace male doctors with female ones

Doctors from Harvard have an intriguing suggestion for saving 32,000 lives each year: Make sure all senior citizens who wind up in the hospital are treated by female doctors.<p>After examining the medical records of<p>Medicarepatients from across the country, the Harvard researchers calculated that …

Awesome Is What The 2016 National Geographic 'Nature Photographer Of The Year' Winners Are

And their work is breathtaking, astonishing, stunning ...<p>Just like last year, the winners of the 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest amaze and astound us.<p>This year the Grand Prize goes to Greg Lecoeur’s jaw-dropping shot of the feeding frenzy that accompanies sardine …

Dear Ivanka Trump: Save The Planet From Your Dad

The stakes of climate change are huge–as your dad himself once argued. So what gives?<p>Dear Ivanka,<p>We’ve never met, but you seem like a reasonable person, and you have your father’s ear, so I hope that you might be able to answer some questions about his stance on a topic that’s important to me, and …

Patagonia Had $10 Million In Sales On Black Friday And Is Donating Every Cent To Save The Planet

The company's "fundraiser for the earth" proves people really do care.<p>Patagonia saw an astounding $10 million in Black Friday sales ― five times its own expectations ― and, as promised, will donate every cent toward helping save the environment.<p>The high-end outdoor apparel and gear retailer …

Sustainability

Climate change dramatically disrupting nature from genes to ecosystems – study

The study found that more than 80% of ecological processes that form the foundation for healthy marine, freshwater and terrestrial ecosystems – such …

Climate Change

This nap desk is the greatest piece of furniture you will ever have in your work space

What’s one piece of furniture that you wish you could have, like, today? Put this nap desk at the top of your list. The nap desk is the perfect …

The Tuna Industry Gets a Boost Thanks to Deep Learning

The tuna industry is already big business, pulling in billions of dollars each year and now it’s due to get another boost with thanks to deep …

The Nature Conservancy

Scientists Accidentally Discovered an Efficient Process to Turn CO2 Into Ethanol

Whoops! Figured out how to help revert climate change!<p>Scientists at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee have discovered a chemical reaction to turn CO2 into ethanol, potentially creating a new technology to help avert climate change. Their findings were published in the journal</i> …

Ethanol

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This online class wants to help you stop procrastinating and become more productive at work

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Klash/FlickrEveryone wants to be more productive. In talks with friends, one of the most common personal frustrations I hear is …

Kids are gearing up to take Trump to court over climate change

According to CNN, a group of kids ranging from ages 9 to 20 are going to take the federal government, and by extension, President-elect Donald Trump to court once he assumes office.<p>The reason is that politicians have failed to fix the climate change problem, and so through a law firm called Our …

Clean Technology

Hilarious hashtag on how Trump interprets classic literature

LONDON — Another debate, another Twitterstorm.<p>And this one has spawned possibly THE best hashtag of the election season — …

The LAGI 2016 Competition Brings Many More Green Energy Ideas Our Way

The LAGI competition is one that is run by the land art generator initiative, and its main aim is to invite teams to create new ways to harvest free …

Santa Monica

15 Comforting Plant-Based Meals That Won't Leave You Feeling Hungry — No Meat or Dairy Necessary! - One Green Planet

We’ve said our goodbyes to summer and now it’s time to embrace fall and everything that we love about it — changing leaves, sweater weather, warm …

Cooking

10 Life-Changing TED Talks That Everyone Should Watch

Watching a TED Talk is a solid way to pass time, learn something new, or find much-needed sources of motivation, inspiration, and empowerment when …

Self-improvement

Chimamanda Adichie has 15 suggestions for how to raise a feminist child

The Nigerian novelist and writer, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, has published a new 15-step manifesto on how to raise a feminist child. The piece comes in the form of a letter to Ijeawele, a friend who has given birth to a daughter, Chizalum Adaora. Adichie herself recently became a mother for the …

Feminism

Scientists believe a low-carb, low-fat diet can help your splitting migraines

Migraines are a painful and widespread problem. They afflict an estimated 1 billion people worldwide, including about 38 million in the US alone. There are all sorts of purported remedies for them, but a team of scientists in Italy has identified what it believes could be a simple way to avoid the …

Diabetes