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After-sex selfies are yet another form of social comparison

There is a very good chance, that you, being a reader of this newspaper, are a civilized person and so are not at all aware of the popularity of the Instagram hashtag #aftersexselfie. You maybe don't even know what it is, let alone that it is a Thing. (I will give you a second to Google it now …

Do We Really Create Our Own Reality?

There’s a school of thought in spiritual circles that ascribes to the idea that everything that happens in our lives—the blissful things, the growth …

Upgrading Your Life Can Be A Lot Easier Than You Think

Terms of Use: This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic License. It is attributed to Sascha Wenninger, and the original …

A Meaningful Conversation

<b>by Alister McGrath</b><p>The massive public interest in the recent papal visit to the United States has highlighted one of the cultural enigmas of the early 21st century—the persistence of religion within a secular framework. Where some believed that the rise of a secular culture would lead to the slow …

University of Oxford

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Memory and Memorize Anything Faster

Imagine the power of being able to memorize anything faster.<p>Think about how much time you’d have, how much you could shorten the learning curve, and …

Can’t Get to the Gym Today? Try the Home Workout from Hell

You’ll do more work and burn more fat in 30 minutes than you normally do at the gym<p>Think it’s pointless to work out if you can’t make it to the gym?<p>Then you’ve never tried my Home Workout from Hell. (Note: It’s just as hellish in a hotel room.)<p><b>Related:</b> RIPTENSITY: The New Training System From <i>Men’s</i> …

Workouts

The man who made America: Reason, religion and the brilliant mind of John Locke

There will be no lack of odes to colonial America today. Let’s also remember the man whose ideas made it possible<p>After his triumphant return to London, John Locke’s theory of the mind gradually spread, as did his views on the processes of thought, consciousness, delusion, and the capacity of reason …

The Mobility Move You Should Do Before Every Workout | Men's Health

<i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour calls it “The One Mobility Move to Rule Them All.” And he’s not kidding. (Watch him demonstrate it in the video above.)<p>“It addresses all the areas we really want to open up—your ankles, hips, and upper back.” Gaddour says.<p>The mobility movement also …

The Wrong Way to Legalize Marijuana?

Ohio may be on the brink of creating America’s first marijuana ‘monopoly.’<p>On the surface, Ian James sounds like any other idealistic marijuana advocate: He’s critical of the war on drugs, he touts the economic and tax benefits of legalization and uses the familiar rebuttal against the “think of the …

Cannabis

This Is the No. 1 Ritual You Need to Do Every Day

You read a lot on the internet about rituals that can help you be better in the morning or leap over tall building with a single bound. Maybe some …

University of Michigan

25 Best Foods to Eat for Muscle Definition

If you want to look fit and toned, your kitchen game has to be as strong as your game in the gym.<p>Pumping iron is important for muscle growth, but so …

‘My brain is ninja level’: New ‘smart drug’ actually makes you cleverer

Imagine a drug which could actually make you cleverer – without turning you into a slavering junkie, or making your heart explode.<p>That drug already …

How to Start Changing Your Environment for the Better

I read Guy Spier’s book, <i>The Education of a Value Investor: My Transformative Quest for Wealth, Wisdom, and Enlightenment</i>, in a single sitting.<p>The …

Self-improvement

The biggest difference between rich people and everyone else isn't how much money they have

Yet, so many of us fail to accumulate wealth simply because of our doubts and fears.<p>"<b>The primary difference between a rich person and a poor person is how they manage fear,</b>" writes Kiyosaki, who grew up observing two father figures: "poor dad" — his real father who died with bills to pay — and …

Fun-Da-Mental

Are We in the Middle of a Sexual Revolution?

The intimate lives of millennials reveal how far we've come.<p>From the adventurous (bondage!) to the casual (military!) to the non-existent (virgins!), the sexual lives of millennials remain a mystery to anyone but millennials. In an effort to pull back the sheets and learn how they're expressing …

Relationships

Track Your Happiness Helps You Understand What Makes You Happy

iOS: Happiness seems like a simple enough emotion, but it can actually be a pretty complex concept. Track Your Happiness aims to understand happiness …

9 things scientifically proven to make you happier

We all want to be happy – it’s pretty much a universal life goal.<p>And when research reveals that happy people live longer, who wouldn’t want …

Happiness

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Physicist Lisa Randall on the Sublime and the Crucial Differences Between How Art, Science, and Religion Explain the Universe

“The universe is humbling. Nature hides many of its most interesting mysteries.”<p>“To lose the appetite for meaning we call thinking and cease to ask unanswerable questions,” Hannah Arendt asserted in her spectacular meditation on the life of the mind, would be to “lose not only the ability to …

8 Ways to Be Emotionally Strong in Your Relationships

<i>“Nothing can dim the light which shines from within.”<br>― Maya Angelou</i><p>I’ll be the first to admit that I used to be emotionally weak in my relationships …