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26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Time Management

This 17-Second Rule Will Make You More Productive (and Happy)

You can rewire your brain to improve mindset, increase happiness and success, and stay focused on your goals.<p>Everyone experiences stretches of life, whether a few days or many years, when the down moments are more frequent than the good. These periods of time can rob you of your passion, energy, …

Hiking out of the Grand Canyon was a huge challenge. But Havasu Falls was worth every step.

HAVASUPAI INDIAN RESERVATION — It was just 9 a.m., and the 100-degree Arizona sun was on my back, creating a pool of sweat so big I’m pretty sure …

Hiking

'Shapeshifting' cancer cells promote metastasis

Using innovative techniques and a wide range of experiments, researchers have demonstrated that prostate cancer cells have the ability to alter their …

These Are the Only 3 Websites You Should Use to Score Cheap Flights

As we near the end of summer, flight flash sales are becoming more frequent, but according to travel experts, you don't have to sign up to every …

Scientists successfully used CRISPR to fix a mutation that causes disease. This is huge.

CRISPR/Cas9 is a gene editing technology that’s revolutionizing science at a breathtaking pace.<p>One of its most exciting, taboo, and controversial applications is tweaking the genes of eggs, sperm, or early embryos to alter a human life. This could one day mean the ability tocreate smarter or more …

The Scientist Who Studied Einstein's Brain Learned That These 5 Factors Make You Smarter

In 1985, we thought Einstein's brain wasn't much different from anyone else's. We were wrong.<p>We still don't completely understand how the brain works and yet we're building machines to replicate it. Our quest to create artificial intelligence has grown into a near-frenzy as we surge ahead with …

How to Eat Breakfast Like a Fitness Expert

What a running coach, a cyc instructor, a yogi, and a personal trainer eat every morning.<p>You could choose to skip breakfast. There's enough science about intermittent fasting to justify that decision. Or, you could wake up in the morning and prepare yourself a decent meal, one to get you out the …

A Team of Scientists Just Made Food From Electricity — and it Could be the Solution to World Hunger

The Electric Bioreactor Farm<p>Finnish researchers have created a batch of single-cell protein that is nutritious enough to serve for dinner using a …

Spetses

Spetses stands proudly just a few kilometres from mainland Peloponnese, but there is a stronger sense of carefree island Greece here than in other Saronic Gulf destinations. The lively, historic old town is the only village on the island; the rest, ringed by a simple road, is rolling hills, pine …

Science Just Gave You A Brain-Boosting Reason To Eat Kale

For everyone who really wants to like kale, but really doesn’t–science just handed you a reason to at least pretend that you like it. A new study suggests that a particular nutrient in kale—and spinach, eggs and avocados—is a potential brain booster, especially for those middle-age and older.<p>The …

Middle Age

Memo: Make Jamie Oliver’s Crazy, Genius One-Pot Chicken ASAP

Jamie Oliver has been known to do otherworldly things with chicken, given a few strident ingredients and enough time in a single pot. But this time, somehow, you have to do even less to get there.<p>This summery chicken-tomato-mélange's miraculous qualities have all the hallmarks of a braise—the …

The 13 Most Stunning Greek Isles to Visit

Greece is the most beautiful country in the world, says every Greek person ever. That famous pride aside, if you’ve ever been to the Greek islands, …

This Olympian Says You Can Achieve More in Life by Slowing Down Time (Here's How)

Ever wished you could make time slow down? This Olympian says you can -- here's how.<p>Since I was a little kid, I've been fascinated with the passage of time. Time is always such a paradox, especially in the way we use it. While none of us have control over it, we still use phrases like "time …

There's even more evidence that one type of diet is the best for your body and brain

In a world dominated by celebrity fad diets that range from absurd, like Reese Witherspoon's alleged "baby-food diet," to absurdly unaffordable, such as the $200 "moon dust"-infused smoothie that Gwyneth Paltrow drinks, many people don't believe there's a single best diet for your health.<p>But a …

Nutrition

3 important life skills nobody ever taught you

Now, let's pretend that we're having one of those intimate heart-to-heart conversations that we all ideally imagine having with our fathers.<p>Maybe we're sipping beers on the back patio, listening to the crickets and watching the moon slowly find the horizon.<p>Maybe we're laughing about some movie we …

Self-improvement

11 travel secrets from a 29-year-old who has visited every country on earth

Where to visit, eat and stay — even if you’re on a budget<p>It took 29-year-old travel blogger Henrik Jeppesen eight years to visit every country on …

19 of the most incredible — and affordable — undiscovered holiday destinations in Europe

Luckily, Mastercard has released a list of Europe's top little-known — yet affordable — travel destinations to help you avoid the hoards on your next trip.<p>The list of 44 under-the-radar destinations was compiled using information from local travel bloggers and tourism experts, as well as Mastercard …

European Travel

Put This Gorgeous Pink Sand Beach In The Bahamas On Your Travel Bucket List

<b>For those of</b> you looking for your next travel destination, this stunning location in the Bahamas—which is known for its perfect weather and great …

Flight Deal: U.S. Virgin Islands from $230 Round-Trip

Island beach vacation, no passport needed? Yes, please.<p>It's summer and you're already thinking about heading to the beach. And while most of the East Coast is debating Nantucket vs. Martha's Vineyard, the U.S. Virgin Islands are already preparing for this winter, when you're really looking to …

Air Travel

Foster Farms Recalls Over 65 Tons Of Frozen Chicken

Anyone who stocked up on frozen chicken needs to take a second look at their haul. Fox reports that Foster Poultry Farms (more commonly known as …

7 Mantras That Will Stop You From Taking Things Personally

It’s tough to be around people who believe that everything happening around them is a direct assault on them or is in some way all about them.<p>It may …

14 Instagrams That Will Convince You to Visit Bali

Ah, Bali. It's hard to deny the beauty of this Indonesian island. Known for its lush tropical forests, volcanic mountains, bluer-than-blue beaches, …

April Meal Planner: 30 Colorful, Healthy Meals To Keep Your Table Fresh

April is conceptually the first month of REAL spring, so naturally, we tend to focus on light, healthy, refreshing meal options that will help us get in shape for summer. We also get to go *nuts* at the farmer’s market after months of limited seasonal food options. It’s the month of asparagus …

The Most Common Cause of Suffering According to Buddhism (and What You Can Do About it)

Ever heard of the four noble truths of Buddhism? If you haven’t, it’s basically the four principles of life that govern Buddhism philosophy. They are:<p>…

Meditation

A Man Just Received the First Penis Transplant In U.S. History. Here’s What He Can Expect

He lost his penis to cancer. Now science is giving him hope<p>Back in 2012, Massachusetts resident Thomas Manning, now 64, received a diagnosis that would change his life.<p>Doctors told him he had penile cancer, a rare type of cancer that hits just over 2,000 men each year, according to data from the …

Stop Adding Stuff To Your Life, It's Time To Declutter Your Soul Now

If you feel like you’re the awkward person at social events or you struggle to enter into conversations because you’re shy, it can impact your social …

Private Tests Show Cancer-Linked Herbicide in Breakfast Foods; FDA mum on Its Assessments

If you started your day off with a whole wheat bagel and a bowl of instant strawberries-and-cream-flavored oatmeal today, you might think you made some fairly healthy breakfast choices.<p>You might want to think again.<p>According to a report released Tuesday by the Alliance for Natural Health USA, …

Glyphosate