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An Elegant Kinetic Sculpture by Derek Hugger that Mimics the Flight of a Hummingbird | Colossal

<p>Containing over 400 precisely machined gears, screws, and aesthetic elements, Derek Hugger’s latest kinetic sculpture Colibri mimics the motion of a …

Hummingbirds

11 Fruits and Vegetables to Eat if You Want to Lose Weight

Not all veggies are created equal.<p>You don't need science to tell you that fresh produce is healthier than processed, packaged food— especially if you're trying to lose weight. But science is here to help anyway. New research that tracked more than 133,000 people's eating habits and weights for four …

7 Incredibly Common Nutrient Deficiencies and How to Recognize Them

Many nutrients are absolutely essential for good health.<p>It is possible to get most of them from a balanced, real food-based diet.<p>However, the typical …

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

What the Shape of Your Lips Says About You

Your pout is a window to ... something.<p>"The most important thing your lips speak to is [what you're like] in relationships and how giving you are," says Jean Haner, an expert in face reading and author of <i>The Wisdom of Your Face</i>. "You were born with the features you have for a reason — every feature …

25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

3 Ways to Get a Good Night's Sleep (That You Haven't Tried Yet)

You know all the conventional advice: Keep a dark room and lay off the snooze button. But for the stubborn sleepers–the ones who would sooner give up …

Hacking

4 Mind Tricks You Can Use to Improve Your Focus

The game of tennis is a mental gauntlet, and performance psychologists have made a science out of converting anger into positive mental focus. In …

Self-help

The No-Equipment Arm Workout You Can Do ANYWHERE

<b>All you need is eight minutes.</b><p><i>By Bari Lieberman</i>, SELF<p>When it comes to summer apparel (tank tops, sundresses, bikinis...), your arms are the common denominator. They're always on display, right? To keep your upper body looking ***flawless, we tapped Dara Theodore, trainer at The Fhitting Room in New …

Workouts

The Art (And Science) of Making Great First Impressions

<i>This article was originally published on riskology.co</i><p>You probably don't realize as you're doing it--I don't--but every day you quietly judge each person you meet. You look for clues that will tell you what type of person they are, if they're confident in themselves, and whether you can trust …

Increasing Memory with a Flash of Light

<b>Scientists create a new light-sensitive, plant-human hybrid protein to efficiently modulate calcium channels.</b><p>The burgeoning field of optogenetics has …

Potential Mechanism for Neurodegenerative Diseases Identified

<b>Microbiology researchers at the University of Georgia studying a soil bacterium have identified a potential mechanism for neurodegenerative …

Explaining Human Decision Making with Physics Theory

<b>The next time someone accuses you of making an irrational decision, just explain that you’re obeying the laws of quantum physics.</b><p>A new trend taking …

7 Tips to Improve Your Memory

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

Top 10

Just Cause

7 key questions about our newly discovered human ancestor, answered

In groundbreaking new research published on Thursday, a new species of human relative has been discovered in South Africa. The findings, published in …

20 Pasta Recipes to Make this Fall

So long, fresh tomatoes and super ripe zucchini. We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more<p><b>So long, fresh tomatoes and super-ripe zucchini.</b> We've moved onto some rich fall flavors now, and are craving squash, pork ragu, mushrooms, and more. …

Cooking

5 DIY skills every gentleman should know

Let’s start by clearing something up. A gentleman, although au fait with, and able to perform basic DIY skills, does not try to fix anything and …

The Top 7 Leadership Qualities Every Manager Needs

Good leadership can be difficult to spot– sometimes leaders are quiet, leading by example. Other times, they’re front and center, clearly leading a …

From PERFORMANCE Management to CONTRIBUTION Management: 3 Keys to Making it Work

How is performance management going in your organization? If the emphasis is on assessment, it’s likely that employees and managers alike would …

Human Resources

What Really Happens to Your Breasts After Pregnancy

Many were left bewildered when <i>Page Six</i> reported back in July that supermodel and über human <b>Gisele Bündchen</b> had supposedly sneaked into a Parisian plastic surgeon’s office in a burka to have some “work” done on her breasts. The alleged work would seem out of character for the hardcore yogi and …

Pregnancy

How to pick the perfect password

<b>Hackers have managed to decode more than 11 million encrypted passwords stolen from the Ashley Madison website, shining fresh light on the importance of password security.</b><p>On Tuesday, the UK government agency GCHQ published new password guidance designed to "improve security, while improving the …

Information Systems

Top 10 codes, keys and ciphers

Kevin Sands, author of The Blackthorn Key, picks his favourite keys, codes and ciphers throughout history, from the Caesar shift to the Enigma machine<p>If knowledge is power, then the key to power lies in unlocking secrets. For thousands of years, ciphers have been used to hide those secrets from …

Top 10

Hear The Solar System Make Sweet, Beautiful Music

Pondering “what does the solar system sound like?” seems akin to a tree-falling-in-the-woods rhetorical question. But for visual designer Luke Twyman it’s an opportunity to have a little fun with astronomy and music.<p>SolarBeat is an addictive and oddly soothing web application that uses the orbital …

Ecocapsule Provides A Hub Away From Home

The next step in high-tech glamping<p>An Airstream offers retro appeal, but it can’t compare to the sustainable, high-tech glamping you could do in an Ecocapsule. Developed by Slovakian firm Nice Architects, the portable living space runs on sun, wind, and rain alone. Throw in a cache of canned food, …

Solar Panels

This Professor Can Teach Anyone Calculus Using These Simple, Beautiful Animations

Calculus: A word that triggers involuntary fear spasms in the best of us. But the days of slogging through tedious textbook derivatives are over, if …

Why does it hurt so much to hit your funny bone?

There’s no pain quite like the one you experience when you hit your funny bone. But what is going on to create such an odd feeling?<p>Everybody knows that smacking your funny bone isn’t all that funny, but did you know that the prickling feeling you feel from smacking it isn’t from your bones at all? …

Pain

Everything You Need to Know About Lip Contouring

If you’ve been an avid follower of the contouring craze, you know that it can seriously work wonders for your facial features. That said, why not try …