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The brilliant thing about Barack Obama’s relationship advice is that it’s blindingly obvious

In his new book, <i>Yes We (Still) Can</i>, Dan Pfeiffer, host of the podcast <i>Pod Save America</i>, writes about his time working on the Obama White House communications team. As with most political memoirs the most interesting bits are the small moments that punctuate the larger narrative. In this case it’s …

Relationships

The 15 Most Beautiful Places To Visit In California

California dreamin' hard.<p>The Golden State stretches 840 miles long, boasting a truly diverse range of geography. Whether you want to hit the beach, the desert, the mountains, or even an urban city, you can find it all among these most-gorgeous-of-all destinations. Who's down for a road trip?!

California

9 Sex Games That Can Help Grow The Passion In Your Relationship

When it comes to romantic relationships, aside from having a strong emotional connection, a physical connection is important, too. If you feel your …

Board Games

This hydration schedule will help you sleep like a baby, experts say

Do you frequently feel sluggish and irritated for no good reason when you wake up in the morning, instead of feeling rested and refreshed?<p>You might …

Wellness

This Is The Scientific Way To Win Any Argument (And Not Make Enemies)

It’s not about the specific points you make, it’s all about how you position them.<p>You’re in the middle of a heated discussion–or fine, let’s just call it an argument–and the person whom you’re trying convince seems unable or unwilling to grasp your point of view. What should you do?<p>For starters, …

Psychology

Doctors Might Stop UTIs From Ever Happening Again

Researchers are using precision medicine to better tackle bacteria in urinary tract infections—and are pretty sure the method can be applied to other …

Microbiology

Colon cancer: Scientists find new predisposition mechanism

New research finds a novel mechanism that interferes with our DNA's ability to repair itself, genetically predisposing some people to colon …

Research

Have Johns Hopkins Biomedical Engineering Students Solved The Nuisance Of Nasal Congestion?

A team of five biomedical engineering undergraduates at John Hopkins University (JHU) plan to manufacture and sell a device that they say would achieve the same effect as nasal reconstructive surgery for sufferers of chronic nasal obstruction – a condition that affects tens of millions of …

Medicine

A New Report Says Stanford's Most Famous Psychology Experiment Is a 'Fraud,' a 'Sham,' and a 'Lie'

You were almost certainly taught this 50-year-old experiment's findings. But what really happened?<p>It's probably the most famous psychological experiment ever to come out of Stanford University. Now, 50 years later, critics are saying the entire thing was "a fraud."<p>If you took a psychology class in …

U.S. Army

To Boost Your Productivity 1,000 Percent, Practice This One Habit Daily for One Year

Getting up an hour earlier and making good use of the time is the surest way to make every day far more productive.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If each day, for an entire year, you woke up an hour earlier than needed and invested that time in yourself, my …

Time Management

England and Wales at their most wonderfully serene: The most enchanting woodland pictures you're ever likely to set eyes on

• <b>They are all category winners and shortlisted photos from Landscape Photographer of the Year competitions</b>• <b><br>From the Peak District to Essex via North</b> …

Peak District

This Marinated Zucchini Recipe Is Changing the Way I Make All Vegetables

Lemony ricotta. Marinated veg. Crunchy hazelnuts. It’s how I want to eat everything now.<p>When it comes to summer produce, zucchini never gets much love. I admit I was part of the problem...until I tried this marinated zucchini with hazelnuts and ricotta recipe. If all summer squash were seared, …

The 10 Most-Saved Vegetarian Recipes from May — Recipes from The Kitchn

We've rounded the corner into the unofficial start of summer, and last month your mind was definitely on light, bright salads, potluck favorites, and …

Cooking

People Who Say These 5 Words Have Very Low Emotional Intelligence

They mean the exact opposite of what you think. But only emotionally intelligent people understand why.<p>The words hit me like a hurricane: "I know how you feel."<p>They're right there on pages 80 and 81 of my colleague Justin Bariso's new book about emotional intelligence. They're simple words, and …

Emotional Intelligence

Aliens Are Real, But Humans Will Probably Kill Them All, New Paper Says

If you've ever looked up into the unfathomable night sky and wondered, "Are we alone?" then you are not alone.<p>About 70 years ago, physicist Enrico …

Universe

What have you missed out on because you let fear win? Why is now the right time to change?

“Remembering you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no …

Motivation

Adult Swam: The Joy of Finally Learning How to Swim

For years, the thought of swimming in front of other people filled me with dread. This year, I decided to finally do something about it.<p><b>When people learn that I can’t swim</b>, the first thing they ask is how my parents could have condemned me to endure such an shameful existence. But my deficiency is …

Mind

What’s the Deal With That Brown Discharge Before and After Your Period?

Raise your hand if you’ve ever noticed brown discharge before or after your period and been like, “Hold on, I did <i>not</i> sign up for this.” From the …

Women's Health

17 Benefits (Other Than Salary) You Can Negotiate When You Take a Job

We’ve all heard about the value of negotiating salary before accepting a job offer. “Know your worth,” “Ask for what you deserve,” “Be willing to …

Employment

Human Consciousness Exists Before Birth, According To Quantum Physicists

<b>Despite centuries of research, the human consciousness still poses many mysteries that researchers are yet to solve. After all this time, we still</b> …

Consciousness

13 Silly Things to Do in Public

Thinking of silly things to do in public might seem like the last thing you would want to do if you live with social anxiety disorder (SAD). However, …

Self-help

The First Three Years: A Complete Nutritional Guide

What you feed your child in the first few years of their life has long-lasting consequences. Here's how to get it right.<p>What you feed your baby …

Nutrition

You Have 9 Minutes and 59 Seconds to Hook Your Audience. Here's How to Do it In 3 Steps.

Neuroscientists say our brains have a primitive timing system that tunes out after ten minutes.<p>In a presentation of medium interest--not too boring and not too exciting--how long will it take for your audience tune out? The human brain has an onboard clock that times out after exactly--ten minutes. …

Public Speaking

How to have a zero waste kitchen: tips from Jamie Oliver, Tom Kerridge, Skye Gyngell and more

According to the campaigning waste charity Wrap, UK households bin 5m tonnes of edible food every year. That is 1.1m tonnes less than in 2007, a drop that, in CO2 terms, is equivalent to taking 2.2m cars off the road each year. But, clearly, there is still a lot that could be done to inspire us to …

Jamie Oliver

How to Be Ridiculously Efficient

Steal Marissa Brassfield's secrets to do more in less time.<p>1 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Known as the “goddess of operations” and “master of time management,” productivity expert Marissa Brassfield works with some of the most transformative entrepreneurs, …

Time Management

You need to drive America's 10 quietest roads

Baseball, cookouts and days at the lake are some of America's favorite summer season pastimes, but there is no rite of passage greater than the …

National Parks

Never Stop Learning: Stay Relevant, Reinvent Yourself, and Thrive

Publication Date: <b>June 05, 2018</b><p>Keep learning, or risk becoming irrelevant. It's a truism in today's economy: the only constant is change. Technological automation is making jobs less routine and more cognitively challenging. Globalization means you're competing with workers around the world. …

Learning

Are you Shy or Introverted? Science Says This is the Difference Between Them

It's surprising, but makes sense.<p>Shyness and introversion have long been confused. Some people who are introverted resent being called shy, and vice versa. Others use the two terms interchangeably.<p>Yet many psychologists argue that there’s a major and compelling difference between the two states. …

Psychology

This is the free online course Bill Gates thinks everyone should take

We know Bill Gates has a stellar list of books for you to read but he is not done making recommendations. In a recent post on his blog he praised …

Bill Gates

Unsuccessful people focus on “The Gap.” Here’s what successful people focus on

“The way to measure your progress is backward against where you started, not against your ideal.” — Dan Sullivan, THE GAIN AND THE GAP<p>Key concepts to …

Happiness