Michal Grega

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Just 26 Pure Eclipse Jokes

WARNING: Do not stare directly into these jokes.<p><b>1. How does the man in the moon cut his hair?</b><p>Eclipse it.<p><b>2. What do you call it when you fall in love on Aug. 21, 2017?</b><p>A total eclipse of the heart.<p><b>3. What do you call the moon's online content?</b><p>E-clips.<p><b>4. What does a blogger from 2010 call a full link</b> …

9 ways to be more persuasive every day, backed by research

Think about all the extremely successful people you know. I guarantee they're incredibly good at selling themselves, selling their ideas — in short, they're incredibly good at persuading other people.<p>Maybe that's because selling is the one skill everyone needs to be successful?<p>But being persuasive …

Self-improvement

Meanwhile, in Outer Space

NASA releases more than 1,300 unprocessed images of Juno’s Jupiter approach.<p>If humans paused to marvel at each of the technological miracles that shape our understanding of the universe in 2016, we would be in a constant state of stupefied wonder.<p>Instead, most of us are able to go about our lives …

Astronomy

Vegans Suck at Science. Here's The Proof.

The 6 Biggest Lies About Eating Meat<p>If there's one macronutrient you can't overdo, it's protein. And if there's one type of protein you can't go …

Is Richard Dawkins destroying his reputation? | Sophie Elmhirst

The scientist and bestselling writer has become the face of a new crusading atheism. But even his closest allies worry that his online provocations do more harm than good<p>In Dublin, not long ago, Richard Dawkins visited a steakhouse called Darwin’s. He was in town to give a talk on the origins of …

Sweden Wants Your Garbage for Energy

Martin Almqvist / Johnér Images / Corbis<p>Every day, some 300 trucks arrive at a plant outside the city of Göteborg on the west coast of Sweden. They carry garbage, but they are not there to dump the cargo. Instead, they deliver it to the plant’s special ovens, which burn it, providing heat to …

39 Commonly Misused Words and How to Use Them Correctly

Where the mechanics of writing are concerned, I’m far from perfect. One example: I always struggle with <i>who</i> and <i>whom.</i> (Sometimes I’ll even rewrite a …