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10 things we Polish miss the most when we leave Poland

1. Traditional foods you never learned to cook.<p>You regret thinking that cooking traditional Polish dishes was too elaborate and time-consuming. Now, …

Grandparents

11 incredible psychological tricks to get people to do what you want

Psychological research suggests there are plenty of ways to get people to do what you want — without them even realizing you've persuaded them.<p>We've rounded up 11 science-backed strategies for getting people to like you, to buy stuff, and to give you what you're after.<p>All of them will leave you …

What No One Tells You About Depression (But I Will)

Back in 2009, I had my first stay in a psychiatric ward; I was there for a week. At that point in my battle with major depression, my hourly thoughts revolved around various ways to end my life. Since then, my biggest fear has been to ultimately lose.<p>It's 3 a.m. and I'm alone with nothing more than …

Trump lifts the veil on his empire

From mega-buck speech appearances to his golf empire, The Donald reveals how he makes his cash.<p>Donald Trump on Wednesday opened the kimono on his business empire, and revealed a whole heck of a lot of assets.<p>Trump made good on his promise to file the financial disclosure required of presidential …

Real Estate

Greece Today: Safe, Affordable -- and More Beautiful Than Ever

I was in Greece last week and experienced a country completely different than was being portrayed on TV, amazed at how political and economic considerations could color the news so darkly. The fear-mongering did not work and Greeks voted overwhelmingly last week to say No to Europe's impossible …

Giant heart spotted on Pluto in closest ever pictures of dwarf planet

Next week the probe will arrive at the dwarf-planet carrying the ashes of Clyde Tombaugh<p>It has been a labour of love for scientists who have waited nine years for Nasa’s New Horizons spacecraft to get close enough to Pluto to take these pictures.<p>And it appears that the dwarf-planet shares their …

Solar System

Do you have ‘maths anxiety’?

Mental arithmetic can be stressful for many people, causing a lifelong fear of numbers. What makes the brain freeze up when calculating hard sums? David Robson reports.<p>Sweaty palms, a racing pulse, that choking feeling in the back of my throat: nothing sends fear into my heart like the need to …

Mathematics

U.S. Marshals Add New York Escapees To Most Wanted List

The U.S. Marshals Service has added two men, who escaped from the Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora, N.Y., almost two weeks ago, to its Most Wanted fugitives list.<p>In a statement, U.S. Marshals Service Director Stacia Hylton said the list is reserved for "the worst of the worst."<p>"There is …

Crime

Man charged with attempted murder of George Zimmerman

<b>(CNN) —</b> Matthew Apperson has been charged Thursday with second degree attempted murder in last month's shooting of George Zimmerman.<p>"Our law enforcement community and the State Attorney's Office works vigorously to ensure people may travel our busy streets, going about their business, without fear. …

George Zimmerman

Theater shooting defense lawyer clashes with psychiatrist

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Attorneys for Colorado theater gunman James Holmes pointedly questioned a psychiatrist Thursday on whether he did enough to …

Psychiatry

Here's What Happens When a Man Eats Nothing But Food Made for Women

<i>By: Adam K. Raymond</i><p><i>Credit: Drew Swantak/Thrillist</i><p><b>After my breakfast</b> of Special K and Activia, but before my two-Luna Bar lunch, I sat down with a cup of Mother's Milk lactation tea and reached between my legs to make sure the balls I was born with were still there. Yep. Despite two weeks of eating …

Twitter is building a news platform that lets you follow events instead of people

Right now, tracking major stories and events on Twitter requires a certain level of knowledge about how Twitter works. Identifying the right hashtags and right sources is still work. The company has tried in the past make surfacing pertinent tweets easier, but you needed to be a more-or-less …

Remote Controls

US military tests a Tinker Bell-sized drone

There's no standard set for the shape or form of drones, and the Army plans to use that to its advantage. Here's where the Black Hornet Nano comes in. This micro drone, designed by Norway-based firm Prox Dynamics, is small enough to fit in the palm of your hand, measuring in at a mere 4 x 1 inches …

Google working with Levi Strauss to make smart clothes

The Internet titan used its annual developers conference in San Francisco to reveal its so-called Project Jacquard and to spotlight Levi Strauss as its first partner.<p>Named after a Frenchman who invented a type of loom, Project Jacquard is in the hands of a small Google team called Advanced …

Clothing

Emilia-Romagna guide: what to see, plus the best bars, restaurants and hotels

This Italian region lacks the intense tourism of Tuscany or Veneto, yet travellers will enjoy superb foods, fine wines, rich history and great value for money<p>Food and fantasy: a road trip in Emilia-Romagna<p>Living as I do in Venice, I have always thought it a shame that relatively few among its daily …

Italy

Researcher accused of fraud in gay marriage study responds to critics

Michael LaCour, the<p>UCLApolitical scientist accused of falsifying results in a highly publicized same-sex marriage study, lashed back at his critics late Friday by issuing a 23-page response that also included apologies for "misrepresenting survey incentives and funding."<p>LaCour has been at the …

Same-sex Marriage

What Does The Coffee You Drink Say About Your Personality?

Drinking coffee is good for you. Not only can a few cups a day lower your risk of a heart attack, even smelling coffee can make you less stressed out. And the type of coffee you drink? Well, that can actually say a lot about you.<p>Thanks to the folks at the Coffee Tasting Club, we have a (somewhat …

Do fruit flies have emotions?

A fruit fly starts buzzing around food at a picnic, so you wave your hand over the insect and shoo it away. But when the insect flees the scene, is …

Scientists find way to deliver drugs straight into people’s brains

A team of Canadian scientists has found a way to break the barrier of the human body that keeps the nervous and circulatory systems apart, and inject …

Orange juice 'improves brain function'

The study findings show that orange juice could play an important role in providing brain-boosting nutrients<p>Drinking orange juice every day could help improve brain function in elderly people, research has suggested.<p>A small study, which saw 37 adults with an average age of 67 consume 500ml (just …

Mystery radio signals that baffled astronomers for years came from the staff microwave

A telescope started picking up the signals in 1998<p>Beginning in the late '90s, once or twice a year, astronomers operating the telescope at the Parkes Observatory in New South Wales, Australia would pick up mysterious radio signals. These signals were known as perytons, described in a recent report …

The first 13 things Americans learn upon moving to Spain

1. The Spanish you learned in high school is nothing like the language spoken here.<p>The first time I heard two Spanish brothers call each other “<i>tío</i>“, …

8 ways to humiliate yourself in Sweden

1. Assume all Swedish girls are easy<p>Don’t think you will get laid just because you’ve watched too many commercial movies portraying Swedish girls …

Why blue whales won't dive to avoid ships - Futurity

Being the largest animal in history has a downside: blue whales have never learned to avoid deadly collisions with cargo ships.