Luke Mcdowell

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Why am I not finding the blog post? Reshaping INDIHOPE

<b>Disclaimer</b><p>Dear Reader, if you have come across here from a different blog post, then it means the blog that you are looking for is no longer …

United Parcel Service

Five Ways Working More Slowly Can Boost Your Productivity

You know all about why multitasking is bad and meditation is good. Here’s the cognitive case for why slower might be better.<p>Whatever mix of foreboding, cautious optimism, denial, and indifference with which you greet the prospect of your job being handed over to robots in the future, one thing …

We've All Seen Illustrations of Black Holes — Now, Look at These Photographs

Astronomers have yet to see a black hole.<p>But experts predict we're less than a year away thanks to the Large Millimeter Telescope and Event Horizon …

Happiness at Work: The Proven Science of How to Enjoy Your Job

In True Grit, Grace, and Gratitude, I used the term "happy hour" as a constructive and necessary analogy, but I do have a good bit of aversion toward the expression. Why does an hour we reserve to be happy have to be after work? I also have tepid excitement for the sayings "Work hard, play hard," …

Forget resolutions—use these nerdy lifehacks to make life a little better in a lot of ways

It’s New Year’s. You want to set goals, and achieve them. But, realistically, you’re probably not going to. Researchers find that anywhere from 40% to 8% of Americans who set New Year’s resolutions successfully stick to them.<p>The problem is that people often aim to completely overhaul their lives, …

Nutrition

The Most Moving Personal Essays You Needed To Read In 2015

In no particular order, here are just a few of the many fantastic personal essays we published across BuzzFeed in 2015.<p>Jenny Zhang responded to a white poet’s use of a Chinese pen name with a deeply personal and far-sighted look at the publishing industry’s failure to see excellence when it comes …

Zayn Malik

The Survivalist on Flipboard

By Flik-Flak | Informative Articles on Camping, Survival, Bushcraft, Disaster Preparedness, & Technology.<p>10 gifts camping enthusiasts have probably …

Most Earths yet to be born?

Most of the potentially habitable Earth-like planets in the universe have yet to be born, according to a new theoretical study.<p>According to a new …

This Infographic Shows the Sleep Patterns of 21 Highly Successful People

Last night, I experienced something rare and amazing.<p>After two busy weeks that resulted in very limited rest, my body, which had been sending me …

When can we talk to aliens?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Are we alone in the cosmos? Or might there be intelligent life elsewhere?<p>Last week, NASA scientists discussed in very concrete terms the steps to discovering life elsewhere in the universe over the next decade or two.<p>This year is the 20th anniversary of the discovery of a planet around a …

Astronomy