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Ancient Nova Explosion Recovered by 580-year-old Korean Recording

Around 600 years ago a bright new star was spotted by a team of Korean astrologers that laid within the realms of the Scorpius constellation. The …

New To Visualization? Here Are 5 Steps To Get You Started

Many people aren’t aware of how powerful visualizing can be in their lives. In fact many of us are doing plenty of visualizations everyday. The problem is that most of us are doing visualizations to create the life we don’t want; we are often using it to imagine the worst outcomes of things or …

Motivation

With Polyphasic Sleep, You Can Thrive on as Little as Two Hours per Night

According to the National Institutes of Health, we spend about 26 years of our life asleep, one-third of the total. The latest research states that …

Why you should sleep in a cool bedroom

<b>Turn down the thermostat, crack a window, and ditch the blankets for some science-backed health benefits.</b><p>On cold winter nights, my husband and I …

Skulls found in China were part modern human, part Neanderthal; possibly new species

Modern humans outlasted the Neanderthals by about 40,000 years and counting. But don’t pat yourself on the back too firmly for outliving those troglodytes. Neanderthals crafted tools and tamed fire. They cared for their dead. Animal horns and blackened fire pits encircling the remains of a …

Anthropology

Why Warren Buffett’s ‘20-Slot Rule’ Will Make You Insanely Successful and Wealthy

Warren Buffett’s simple rule can make you more productive, wealthy, and happy.<p>Warren Buffett’s enormous wealth is only matched by his incredibly …

People With ADHD Have Different Brains

The largest-ever brain imaging study on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has led scientists to say the condition should be considered a neurological disorder, not just a behavioral one.<p>The brain structures of children with ADHD differ in small but significant ways from those of normally …

Autism

I was a stressed-out workaholic. Then I realized that one fear was at the root of my problems

When I was 34, I decided to start seeing a life coach. I had a good career in finance, but I knew I wanted to make a change—and I thought it would help to sort through professional options with a neutral third party.<p>Years later, my coach and I laugh about our first encounter. The first thing I said …

Pulitzer Prize

Why millions of Chinese men are staying single

The gender gap is a big problem in the Middle Kingdom – and its ‘leftover men’ are going to great lengths to find a wife.<p>In China, there is a name for unmarried men over 30. Shengnan, meaning “leftover men” have yet to find a wife – and in a country with a growing gender gap, that’s a big …

China

Physicists 'See' Location of 23,000 Single Atoms for First Time

For the first time, scientists have seen the exact locations of more than 23,000 atoms in a particle that's small enough to fit inside the wall of a …

The future is mixed-race

And so is the past. Migration and mingling are essential to human success in the past, the present and into the future<i>By Scott Solomon</i>Read at Aeon

Anthropology

Study: Living in space could reverse a key aspect of aging

After spending 340 days on the International Space Station (ISS) in 2015 and 2016, astronaut Scott Kelly might have actually gotten younger.<p>Kelly, who has an identical twin brother (and a retired astronaut) Mark, was a guinea pig of sorts during his time in space. Scientists used this rare …

The Purpose of Sleep? To Forget, Scientists Say

Over the years, scientists have come up with a lot of ideas about why we sleep.<p>Some have argued that it’s a way to save energy. Others have suggested that slumber provides an opportunity to clear away the brain’s cellular waste. Still others have proposed that sleep simply forces animals to lie …

Neuroscience

Is the Default Mode of the Brain to Suffer?

If you’re going to get any sort of science done, an experiment needs a control group: the unaffected, possibly placebo-ed population that didn’t take …

Building the future one atom at a time

<b>Physicists at the University of St Andrews have begun using a unique machine to create materials that are completely unknown in nature.</b><p>The device, the only one if its kind in the UK, is the centrepiece of a new centre for designer quantum materials.<p>It will help create the next generation of …

Nanotech

25 Enlightening Quotes From Thich Nhat Hanh That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

Ever heard of Thich Nhat Hanh? If you haven’t, he is master Buddhist teacher who is renowned for his amazing wisdom on self-compassion, mindfulness …

Eye Contact Can Be Really Intense For Your Brain

If eye contact has always felt a bit overwhelming for you, it’s not all in your head.<p>Maintaining direct eye contact really is strenuous for the brain, according to new research, and it uses up scarce cognitive resources that we need for things like reasoning and verbal processing.<p>There are many …

Humanity

China's Shanghai Electric to buy $1.77 billion stake in Pakistani power company | Reuters

KARACHI, Pakistan (Reuters) - China’s Shanghai Electric power company will buy a controlling stake in K-Electric, a power generation and distribution company in Pakistan’s largest city, for $1.77 billion, K-Electric’s parent company announced in a statement on Sunday.<p>Dubai-based Abraaj Group said …

Arabian Sea

Egypt Moves Closer to IMF Loan With China Currency Swap Deal

Egypt has reached a currency swap agreement with China valued at $2.7 billion, moving closer to meet the terms required to clinch a $12 billion loan …

Economics

Boosting levels of antioxidant may help resist age-related decline

The chemical structure of glutathione, an antioxidant that may help resist the toxins that are an underlying cause of aging. (credit: Oregon State …

National Science Foundation

health

14 Growth Hacks To Get 20 Million Views

Growing your business can be tough.<p>In the past you cold called, built business networks and advertised in print. If you were into guerilla marketing …

3tags.org

Funny Pictures – September 10, 2016

My sister in law asked the balloon guy for a beer… <br>viaWell, at least they’re fixing the problem. <br>viaI keep a picture of Terry Crews with me in my …

Terry Crews

Love, Sex Or Being In Love -- You Get To Choose

I know you are probably thinking what do these things have to do with me? Actually, love, sex and being in love have everything to do with you. The way you show up for others in relationships, what you tolerate and accept is exactly what you will get with each person. If you want to have real …

Relationships

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Giant 'alien city' discovered off Mexico's Pacific coast using Google Earth

UFO hunters claim to have discovered an alien city in the gulf of California using Google Earth.<p>According to a blog post on <i>ufosightingsdaily</i> , the …

Paranormal

What Economic Recovery? 62% of Americans Don't Even Have $1000 in Savings

<i>He who is plenteously provided for from within, needs but little from without. Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe</i><p>A key sign of financial health is savings; if one does not have a decent amount of money tucked away for a rainy day, it is a sign that all is not well. Americans have a very hard time sticking …

Income Inequality

10 African Civilizations More Amazing Than Ancient Egypt

Unknown to most people, hundreds of smaller kingdoms have popped up throughout Africa’s history, with some eventually growing into powerful empires. …