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Michael Flynn resigns as national security adviser

Michael Flynn, the national security adviser to President Trump, resigned late Monday over revelations about his potentially illegal contacts with the Russian ambassador to the United States, and his misleading statements about the matter to senior Trump administration officials.<p>Flynn stepped down …

Donald Trump

10 Ways Drones Are Changing Your World

Drones have been a hot topic in the news for some time. Depending on what you’ve read, they’re devastatingly effective weapons of war, the next big …

Virginia Tech

Hanging out with friends in times of stress heals us by rewiring our biology

Whether offering us consolation after the death of a loved one or commiseration when our team loses yet again, our social relationships are invaluable for helping us lead happier, less stressful lives. And humans aren’t alone in this respect. The role of social interactions and bonds in reducing …

Psychology

How to talk politics at your family holiday meal this year

<b>(CNN) —</b> Mealtime talk is always fraught this time of year. In this post-election climate, even the most innocent mention of politics or social issues could threaten to turn MawMaw's house into the thunder dome.<p>Don't worry your elastic-waisted britches about it. Daniel Post Senning, an etiquette …

Self-awareness

Health Risks From Sitting Still

Sitting might be killing you, even if you get a daily dose of moderate or intense exercise. Research is mounting that hours of sitting is its own …

Pioneering new standards of beauty - CNN Style

Written by Madeline Schwartzman<p>Madeline Schwartzman is a New York-based writer, filmmaker and architect. This is an edited excerpt from her latest book, "See Yourself X: Human Futures Expanded," published by Black Dog Publishing.<p>Do you feel your head as a sandwich -- as layers of bone, skin and …

RPGs

The psychology of superstitions, explained

Superstitions are universal, and reveal a key conflict in how we think.<p>In November 1896, Popular Sciencereported on a “curious superstition held by young men.” It’s bonkers:<p>If one places a snake’s tongue upon the palm of his hand — beneath the glove — it will cause any girl, regardless of her …

Psychology

5 Stylish It-Girl Living Rooms You'll Want to Steal

The most important design detail of any living room is that it measures up to its name and feels, well, livable. This means durable furniture, …

Say Cheese: 24 Melty, Gooey, Cheesy Recipes That'll Make You Smile

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>I'm always incredibly impressed by the Serious Eats staffers (and readers) who participate in Vegan Month each year, but personally, I just don't know if I could do it. It's not that I'd pine away over the meat, or …

Cooking

Eat Your Way Through the World's Coolest Food Markets

From the loud noises of locals haggling to the pungent smells and vibrant colors of fresh fare, food markets around the world can awaken the senses. …