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The best air conditioner

<i>By Liam McCabe</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After six summers of researching, testing, and recommending window air …

Home Improvement

After you die, some things in your body keep on ticking, this video reveals

When you’re dead, you’re dead—right? No pulse, no brain activity, no signs of life. But at the cellular level, things can still be ticking right …

The Brain

Jordan Peterson Does Not Support ‘Equality of Opportunity’

In the United States today, the richest 0.1 percent of households command as much wealth as the bottom 90 percent combined; the average CEO collects …

Income Inequality

7 Ways Being Alone Changes Your Brain, According To Science

Social isolation isn't known to be great for the body. Being alone a lot has been shown to increase everything from muscle tension to immune system …

Psychology

2 Books That Will Change Your Mindset And Business (That You've Probably Never Heard Of)

There are lots of books out there that everyone has read. There are others which are slightly less known, but that are written by some of the best practitioners in the world.<p><i>"If you read what everyone else is reading, you'll think like everyone else thinks."</i>--Ryan Holiday<p>Like many people who read …

Self-improvement

This Is The Best Side Dish To Serve With Crab Cakes

Some dishes never get old. Homemade banana pudding, Mama’s fried chicken, and Southern sweet tea are just a few examples of delicious cuisine we’ll …

Food

One-Pan Garlic Chicken & Asparagus Is a Dinner Dream — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Asparagus

You’ve heard of mindfulness, now meet its dynamic young cousin sophrology

Mindfulness is the tried-and-tested tool of our times for anxiety, depression, chronic pain, addiction and more, but what if it’s not your thing? For those too twitchy to sit still and focus on breathing, the ubiquitous mindfulness apps, self-help sheets and courses in schools and workplaces are …

Mindfulness

How the Enlightenment Ends

Philosophically, intellectually—in every way—human society is unprepared for the rise of artificial intelligence.<p>Three years ago, at a conference on transatlantic issues, the subject of artificial intelligence appeared on the agenda. I was on the verge of skipping that session—it lay outside my …

Artificial Intelligence

Creamy Ham and Cheese Quiche Recipe

"This quiche is creamy, simple, and delicious!"<p>Ingredients<p>1 (9 inch) pastry for a 9-inch pie crust<p>1 cup shredded Cheddar cheese, divided<p>1/2 cup …

Breakfast

Bon Voyage: The 10 must-visit French villages you've never heard of

Here's a list of the ten best French villages you've never heard of, which are well worth a visit when you get the chance.

List-Worthy

Æthelflæd: The woman who crushed the Vikings

Janina Ramirez reveals how Æthelflæd – wife, mother, diplomat and, above all, warrior-queen – left an indelible mark on Anglo-Saxon England in the …

Ancient History

7 questions to ask before renewing your homeowner’s insurance

If you own a house, homeowner’s insurance is a necessity. Not only do you need it to protect your home and possessions against damage and theft, your mortgage lender will also require that you carry it. But it’s not enough to simply have coverage, you need to have the right coverage. David Miller, …

Health Care

This might look like a regular LED light bulb, but there’s a 360-degree camera hiding inside

If you’re looking for the perfect place to plug in a home security camera where it’ll be out of the way but will still have a good vantage point to …

Home Automation

Amazing Little Italian Villages You Need To Visit

<b>Vernazza</b><p>Vernazza is perhaps the most beautiful of all the Cinque Terre’s villages. In Vernazza there are two beaches, about which you can read in the …

Italy

Watch Out -- Here's Why Tax Reform Could Give You a Nasty Shock Next April

Find out the unintended consequence of the measure.<p>With the passage of the tax reform measures late last year, many taxpayers are looking forward to …

Retirement

17 Smart Jokes That'll Probably Hurt Your Brain A Little

Are you smart enough to understand them?<p>A blonde walks into a bank in New York City and asks for the loan officer. She says she's going to Europe on business for two weeks and needs to borrow $5,000. The bank officer says the bank will need some kind of security for the loan, so the blonde hands …

Comedy Central

Incredible Motorcycle Liquidation Sale Could Be Your Two-Wheel Dream

The problem with being a gearhead is that it occasionally mixes quite well with a hoarder mentality. This seller is no exception, having amassed a …

Motorcycles

5 Brilliant Non-Business Books That Will Make You Better at Thinking Outside the Box

Sometimes the best way to learn innovative approaches to innovation is to read something completely different.<p>If you want to be a better innovator, there are hundreds (maybe thousands) of great books on the topic.<p>But as I mentioned in an earlier article, expertise can be the enemy of innovation. …

Books

Cost of living: The purchasing power of a dollar in every state

While a dollar bill looks and feels the same all over the United States, its value is often very different depending on where it is spent.<p>The prices of housing, food, and services vary considerably across the country. To shed light on these differences that reflect the relative purchasing power of …

Demographics

What Happens After Death? New Theory Suggests Consciousness Moves To Another Universe?

A book titled “<i>Biocentrism: How Life and Consciousness Are the Keys to Understanding the Nature of the Universe</i>“ has stirred up the internet, because …

Quantum Mechanics

The One Surprising Ingredient This Professional Chef Cannot Live Without

One chef's favorite ingredient is probably in your pantry right now.<p>As a professional cook/person-who-thinks-about-food-all-day, it’s inspiring to …

Country Lifestyle

Seaweed diet reveals potential for precision manipulation of gut bacteria

Finding ways to manipulate the massive population of bacteria living inside our gut is turning out to be a tricky proposition for medical …

Microbiology

6 Places to Put Your Cash Now

If you keep your cash savings in a brick-and-mortar bank, you may not be aware that you earn significantly more at other kinds of institutions, such …

Finance

The Last Days of the Blue-Blood Harvest

Every year, more than 400,000 crabs are bled for the miraculous medical substance that flows through their bodies—now pharmaceutical companies are finally committing to an alternative that doesn't harm animals.<p>Horseshoe crabs are sometimes called “living fossils” because they have been around in …

Eli Lilly

This College Dropout Made Almost $1 Billion Betting on Horses. Now He's Finally Telling How He Did It

Beating the odds was so easy that when he won $13 million on a single horse race once, he never bothered to cash the ticket.<p>Does gambling on horse racing seem like a good career path? For a college dropout from Pittsburgh who spent years figuring out how to increase the odds, it became amazingly …

Hong Kong

Breakthrough injection could help you shed 14 pounds a month

British scientists have developed a hormone injection that could help people lose 14 pounds in just four weeks.<p>The jab mimics the effects of a …

Diabetes

Alexander in India

The battle at the Edge of the EarthThe post Alexander in India appeared first on HistoryNet.

Ancient History

These security experts get paid to think like hackers

The 2017 news cycle was inundated with headlines about high-profile, large-scale data breaches. In their wake, millions of Americans were left wondering if their sensitive information—social security numbers and credit card details—had been compromised.<p>The apparent uptick in breaches is …

Cybersecurity

These Fascinating History Podcasts Will Make You Fall In Love With The Past

<b>Last Updated: May 2nd</b><p>A great podcast is all about being able to tell a great story. The medium thrives on masterful storytellers recounting and analyzing a moment in time that may have been forgotten or misread. It’s all about weaving threads together and adding insight along the way. That’s why …

Podcasting