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How To Counter Back-To-School Anxiety

The start of the school year can be rough on some kids. It's a big shift from summer's freedom and lack of structure to the measured routines of school. And sometimes that can build up into tears, losing sleep, outbursts and other classic signs of anxiety.<p>"Going back to school is a transition for …

Parenting

Scientists create the first 3D-printed human corneas

And build hope for people with visual impairments.<p>Newcastle University researchers have devised a groundbreaking experimental technique that could help millions on the corneal transplant waiting list. By using a simple 3D bio-printer, Professor of Tissue Engineering Che Connon and his team of …

Hubble's Latest Batch of Space Porn Is Some of the Best We've Ever Seen

Space is mind-bogglingly vast, and it’s practically impossible for our puny brains to comprehend just how huge it really is. Using the Hubble Space …

Universe

Want to Raise Successful Children? Stop Telling Them These 3 Things (That Most Parents Say)

Some advice you think will help your children can actually harm them instead.<p>We want our children to be successful as possible--maybe even more successful than we are ourselves. And so we push them to give them the motivation and self-discipline that we know is a key to getting ahead.<p>This may seem …

The Avengers: Infinity War Directors Revealed Which Characters Died Off Screen

Spoiler alert, obviously<p>In the wake of the emotional gut-punch that capped <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, it could be easy to forget that Thanos' finger snap must have doomed dozens of lesser Marvel Cinematic Universe characters off screen.<p>In an interview with <i>HuffPost</i>, directors Joe and Anthony Russo …

15 Quiches & Casseroles Perfect for Mother's Day

Any time I'm hosting Mother's Day brunch and looking for a surefire win that will feed my whole family, I look to quiches and casseroles made for …

Breakfast

How lagom — the Swedish concept of 'just right' — can help you live a balanced life

If there’s one word that defines our modern lives, it’s this: excess. We own too much stuff, too many things compete for our attention (Should I …

Minimalism

Marvel Did Something Really Cool With the Avengers: Infinity War Poster

Consistency is everything.<p>Marvel's teaser poster for Avengers: Infinity War continues a trend established with the first Avengers and carried through …

Neuroscientists have identified how exactly a deep breath changes your mind

Breathing is traditionally thought of as an automatic process driven by the brainstem—the part of the brain controlling such life-sustaining functions as heartbeat and sleeping patterns. But new and unique research, involving recordings made directly from within the brains of humans undergoing …

The Four Best Paint Colors For Bedrooms

As a child, decorating our bedrooms was usually a source of enjoyment and creativity. It was the only place where we could reflect our inner selves …

Avengers 4 Set Pictures Reveal a Radical New Look for Hawkeye

Morning SpoilersIf there’s news about upcoming movies and television you’re not supposed to know, you’ll find it in here.<p>Ridley Scott teases the …

Comics

10 Tiny Tables Perfect for the Smallest of Entryways

Even if your entryway is super-tiny — or you don't really have an entryway at all, and have to make do with a little spot by the door — it's nice to …

These 9 behaviors could cut your dementia risk by 35 percent

Quitting smoking, being social, and exercising more can boost your brain health.<p>Dementia has long been thought of as an inevitable part of aging, but researchers are increasingly learning that’s not quite true.<p>About a third of dementia cases might actually be avoided by living a lifestyle that …

This Gorgeous 10-Second Milky Way Photo Was Shot Hand-Held

In an attempt to one-up photographer Aurel Manea, who shot these hand-held Milky Way photos with the Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II last week, New Zealand …

Olympus Cameras

Spider-Man: Homecoming Easter eggs

Spider-Man has been with us for more than 50 years – and isn't looking bad on it either – but with <i>Homecoming</i> he has finally and fully arrived in the …

Marvel Universe

5 awesome sleep-away summer camps for grown-ups

When it comes to going away to camp whether that means traditional out-in-the-woods, Native American-named summer sleepover camp, basketball camp or …

How Fonts Are Fueling the Culture Wars | Backchannel

<b>Typography is undergoing</b> a public renaissance. Typography usually strives to be invisible, but recently it’s become a mark of sophistication for …

This Frozen Honey Mousse Is So Much Better Than Ice Cream, and We've Got the Recipe Right Here

It's "really spectacular," says #TopChef's Sam Talbot of his latest creation.<p>Believe it or not, summer is just around the corner. And this …

Top Chef

Seven incredible adventures you can have in a weekend

Have your weekends been a little lacklustre of late? You don't need to use up all your annual leave to have a real adventure – you'd be surprised how much you can squeeze into a couple of days.<p>From bear watching to bobsledding, these trips will do the trick. They start on a Thursday or Friday and …

Travel

The universe may be a giant broken hologram

For decades, scientists have been toying with the idea that our Universe is — or once was — a giant hologram, where the laws of physics require just two dimensions, but everything appears three-dimensional to us.<p>As you can imagine, it's not an easy hypothesis to prove, but physicists say they now …

The Innovative, Eco-Friendly Lighting You Should Be Buying Photos

If there’s a segment of the home industry that’s enjoyed a massive boom because of technology, it’s sustainable lighting. In just the past decade or so, the proliferation of affordable LED and CFL bulbs has forever changed the way we light our homes. Though early adopters may associate these bulbs …

Scientists have confirmed a brand new phase of matter: time crystals

For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals — strange crystals that have an atomic structure that repeats not just in space, but in time, putting them in constant oscillation without energy.<p>Now it's official — researchers have just reported in …

Advanced robotic bat’s flight characteristics simulates the real thing

Bats have long captured the imaginations of scientists and engineers with their unrivaled agility and maneuvering characteristics, achieved by …

Asteroid attack? Astronomers ponder fourth close pass of 2017

For the fourth time since the start of 2017, a small celestial body will pass closer to Earth than the distance between us and the moon. Recently discovered asteroid 2017 BS32 zips by around midday Thursday.<p>This latest narrow shave comes just a few days after the closest such flyby in months, …

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

The Best Diet Plan For Weight Loss—Hands Down

So damn easy.<p>Fad diets and deprivation have literally never done anyone any good.<p>To lose weight—and, you know, actually sustain the weight loss—you need to fuel your body with real, whole foods and enough flavor to prevent boredom, says <i>Women's Health</i> nutrition advisor Keri Glassman, R.D.<p>Glassman …

Nutrition

Why Do Our Recorded Voices Sound Weird to Us?

I have a big, dumb, deep, goofy voice.<p>But I’m reminded of it only when I hear a recording of myself while playing back an interview — or when friends do impressions of me, lowering their voices several octaves.<p>My high school classmate Walter Suskind has one of the deepest voices I’ve ever heard in …

Fog waves: photographer Nick Steinberg captures nature in motion

Fog Waves: Capturing Nature in Motion<p><i>Imperial Flow by Nick Steinberg</i><p><i>As you can see the fog kind of arcs up in that one spot. What amazes me most</i> …

What each state Googled more than any other in 2016

Few things are more revealing (and terrifying) than a Google search history. It details our ignorance, curiosities, and obsessions in equal …

Arnold Palmer