Jacob Haslam

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One Night Out in Hanoi, Vietnam

An insomniac’s guide to eating and drinking in the 1000-year-old capital of Vietnam<p>Hanoi may have celebrated a millennium last year, but the …

Vietnam's booming craft beer scene

<b>(CNN) —</b> A night out drinking in Vietnam used to mean one thing: sipping Bia Hoi, a local draft beer with 3% alcohol content, from a tiny stool on the sidewalk.<p>But feather-light lagers aren't the only game in town anymore.<p>The country's craft beer scene is booming, having welcomed more than a dozen …

Beer

10 Lessons I’ve Learned After Traveling For 10 Years

Dear friend, There is no right or wrong way to travel— but I will just share with you how I travel: First of all, I never fly first class or …

Street Photography

Why eating breakfast is bad for your health

Breakfast is a dangerous meal. This might sound provocative, so let me explain. It’s dangerous because it’s eaten soon after we wake and we wake because the hormone cortisol peaks first thing in the morning. Cortisol wakes us up but, for reasons that are obscure, it also causes the body to be …

How to Recover From a Long-Ass Flight, According to Flight Attendants

It's nice that you can traverse the globe in the same amount of time it took to ride from New York to Chicago a hundred years ago. But train …

Luke Skywalker

NASA's twin study throws up an early genetic curveball

Scientists have begun poring over some of the preliminary data from NASA's landmark twin-study, which looks at the genetic differences between …

Genetics

Traveling the galaxy: What will it take for humans to colonize the Milky Way?

If we don’t create sustainability on our own world, there is no Planet B<p><i>This article was originally published by Scientific American.</i><p>The idea that humans will eventually travel to and inhabit other parts of our galaxy was well expressed by the early Russian rocket scientist Konstantin Tsiolkovsky, …

Stephen Hawking has a stark warning for what Brexit could mean for the human species

Stephen Hawking has penned a thoughtful appeal for post-Brexit Britain to reconsider the role that wealth plays in society, warning that isolationism …

Step-by-Step Guide to Building Your Own Apple Computer on The Cheap

Meet your new ‘hackintosh’.<p>Apple computers are great, but they're often very expensive. So what's the solution if you want a super-powerful Mac …

Computer Hardware

The empty brain

Your brain does not process information, retrieve knowledge or store memories. In short: your brain is not a computer<i>By Robert Epstein</i>Read at Aeon

Singularity

Husband's Sketches For His Wife Capture The Beauty In Ordinary Love

"There is no one I would rather spend every day of my life with."<p>Artist Curtis Wiklund has spent the last five years documenting the moments and memories he shares with his wife Jordin in a series of poignant sketches.<p>It began in 2011 when Jordin embarked on a 365-day photo project and asked Curtis …

Relationship Advice From a Couple That's Been Married for 72 Years

You can read a thousand books about love and talk to a hundred therapists about what makes a marriage work. But the truth is, nobody knows better …