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10 Things Productive People Do Before Bed

The most productive people all have certain habits in their daily routines that contribute to their success. They understand that their success …

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Eleven things ultra-productive people do differently

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge–there are only 24 hours in a day.<p>Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they have an uncanny ability to get things done. Even when juggling multiple projects, they reach their goals without fail.<p>We all want to get more out of life. …

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ISPs

Are We About to Repeat NATO’s Greatest Failure?

The excuses, indifference, and utter callousness that met genocide in the Balkans sound eerily familiar in Barack Obama’s Washington.<p>As well as …

The Scottish accent is dying out

Scientists in Scotland have recently created a database of accents after exposing tongues to one ultrasound after the other—1,500 tongues in all from 16 countries—as part of the “Dynamic Dialects” project (which was done in coordination between the University of Glasgow, the University of …

Linguistics

Why mind-reading is a science, not a magic trick

Electrical activity within the brain means that our thoughts can be read and understood<p>You may believe your thoughts are intangible and inscrutable, but all mental activity is communicated via electrical impulses. As our understanding of the brain improves, we’re increasingly able to decode our …

The Brain
United Kingdom

The secret to happiness might be heavy metal, says science

<b>Metal music has historically been vilified as the source of teenage rebellion, corruption and the work of the devil. Headbangers can take solace in a</b> …

Middle Age

‘Poo-Poo Parents Say’, A Video About Many of the Weird Things Parents Say That Non-Parents Don’t

<i>“Um, what are you planning on doing with that booger?”</i><p>“Poo Poo Parents Say” is a video by Tripp Crosby and Tyler Stanton of Tripp and Tyler about …

Donald Trump thinks his hair and personality are good

<b>BILLIONAIRE Donald Trump is fully satisfied with how his hairstyle and character have turned out.</b><p>When not offending Mexican people, buying hideous …

Donald Trump

6 Life Hacks Learned in Prison That Will Maximize Your Productivity

A life hack is defined as a strategy or technique to more efficiently manage one’s time and daily activities.<p>After I quickly shook off the shock of …

How to Create A Personal Development Plan

We all have our goals in life, and each day we try to accomplish something to get to the big picture. However, do you know that all the steps you go …

Self-improvement

Merkel: Germany has never done anything wrong

<b>IN A time of economic crisis it falls to that exemplar of nations, Germany, to explain how to be completely faultless to others.</b><p>Yes, it is not easy …

3 Methods To Help You Overcome Procrastination (finally)

Here’s an example of a reason I always used to come up with to rationalize my procrastination problem: “I’m a perfectionist” or, “it’s gotta be …

Procrastination

How to Make Yourself Smarter in One-Hour-A-Day

Smart people do better in life. Recently, there’s been a slew of books arguing that success in life isn’t really about how smart you are and how much …

Anxious Brains Are Inherited, Study Finds

The brain function that underlies anxiety and depression is inherited, a new study finds — but there is still plenty of space for experience and …

anxious
Self-help

What People Get Wrong About Self-Love and Happiness

<b>“Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world.” ~Lucille Ball</b><p>A few …

Happiness

The Secret to Time Management? Focus. Focus. Focus.

When I first interviewed Jessie Neville, an intellectual property attorney, she had recently returned to work after having her third child. She was …

Time Management

5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Make an Average Day Awesome

Forget efficiency. You want to become incredibly effective. Here's how.<p>Feel like you need to get more done each day and hour? Productivity tips are only a Google search away. Those are important, but what you need is quality, not quantity. This isn't about being merely efficient. You need to be …

Productivity

The traits that make human beings unique

We’re all just animals… right? Not so fast, says Melissa Hogenboom, a few things make us different from any other species.<p>"I am become death, the destroyer of worlds." So said the physicist Robert Oppenheimer, who helped to invent the atomic bomb.<p>The two bombs dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in …

Charles Darwin

2 Ways to Beat Your Fear of Rejection, Backed by Research

We all deal with fear of rejection. Jia Jiang did too. But he overcame it… thanks to a box of donuts.<p>He explains how this happened in his wonderful …

Self-help