Nicola Moody

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A neuroscientist who studies decision-making reveals the 6 most important choices you can make

Turns out, humans are pretty lousy decision-makers. We fall victim to bias, let emotions cloud our judgment, and tire of making choices pretty quickly.<p>But Cerf has also learned that making a handful of really smart choices at the right moment can eliminate the need to make hundreds of smaller, …

Outsourcing

Stop Everything: The U.S. Virgin Islands Will PAY You To Visit This Year

Race you there!<p>Attention everyone freezing in the depths of winter right now.<p>The U.S. Virgin Islands wants you to visit ― so much so that they’ll give tourists $300 in spending credits for vacations there.<p>In honor of the centennial celebration of Denmark selling the islands to the United States, …

The Balkan express: from Belgrade to Bar by railway

Sundown in Montenegro, and the train from Belgrade is winding its way through the mountains. On slopes washed orange by the last rays of the day, villages slide by – idyllic snapshots of wood smoke and pitchforked haystacks. On board, in the optimistically named dining car, cigarettes are lit, …

Trains

The Most Beautiful Botanical Gardens in the World

Can’t you already feel the serenity settling in?<p>Any traveler looking to be immersed in nature while abroad would do well to look up the nearest …

The new stealth symbols: the fashion set's secret weapons

As we emerge, blinking, from the fag-end of the sales into the Krieg-lit uplands of a new fashion season, one trend is over-riding all others: the rise of the stealth label.<p>Four of the fastest growing collections currently on Net-a-porter.com are Marques’ Almeida, a London duo making a reputation …

David Bowie

Revealing Photos of Skylines and Apartment Windows Capture Solitude of City Life

Living among millions of other people and bumping shoulders on overflowing sidewalks doesn't always equate to a sense of community. Ironically, the most thriving metropolis can create the strongest feelings of isolation. French photographer and graphic artist Floriane de Lassee offers an …

Are Scientific And Religious Explanations Incompatible?

Last week, I participated in a workshop on the science-religion dialogue during which I was asked: Are scientific and religious explanations philosophically incompatible?<p>I've been thinking about the question ever since. The simple answers — "yes" or "no" — have advocates, but they don't seem to do …

Armenian Police Shut Down Kanye's Free Concert After He Jumped Into a Lake

<b>Correction appended, April 14</b><p>What’s the point of having a concert next to a lake if you can’t jump in the water, right? At least that’s what Kanye …