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Brite ist in einer Zeitschleife gefangen

Obwohl vollständig gesund, drohte ein 23-jähriger Brite langsam, aber sicher verrückt zu werden. Denn auch Situationen, die er nachweislich zum …

Gesundheit

Franken schwächt sich ab – Euro steigt auf fast 1.04

Am Morgen legte die europäische Gemeinschaftswährung kurzzeitig auf fast 1.04 Franken zu. Es folgte aber rasch wieder ein Abwärtstrend bis 12 Uhr mit …

Wirtschaft

Was es mit dem Judenhass auf sich hat

Auf sozialen Medien wird ohne Zurückhaltung gegen Juden gehetzt und auch auf offener Strassen sind sie wüsten Beschimpfungen ausgesetzt. Seit …

Islam – die unheimliche Religion

«Erhalt uns, Herr, bei Deinem Wort und schütz uns vor der Türken Mord, die Jesum Christum, Deinen Sohn, stürzen wollen von seinem Thron.» So betete …

Gesellschaft

17 High-Paying Jobs For People Who Don't Like Stress

Think again.<p>It turns out there are plenty of low-stress professions in which you can pull in a pretty penny.<p>We reached out to Laurence Shatkin, Ph.D., a career-information expert, to find out which ones fit the bill.<p>Shatkin compared average salaries and stress levels of the 767 occupations …

Employment

Why World War I Is at the Heart of ‘Lord of the Rings’

It’s 60 years since the publication of J.R.R. Tolkien’s first volume of The Lord of the Rings. Why was he so inspired by the Great War—and a group of …

Hearing Aids as Phones, For Everyone

Phones are continually getting smaller—the paper-clip sized phone that Derek uses in Zoolander was more than a joke, it was prescient.<p>But phone size …

Why Failing Is Good | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Fear. It’s a common denominator in all that we do. Or rather, it is a stop-gap measure in all that we want to do. Too often, we let our fears get the …

What We Can Learn From Humans Who Don't Age

A closer look at the science behind two unusual little girls, who have appeared on Dateline and Good Morning America.<p>Perhaps you've seen them on <i>Dateline</i>, or <i>Good Morning America</i>. Gabrielle Williams and Brooke Greenberg are girls who don't seem to age at the same rate as the rest of us. Nine-year-old …

Mark Zuckerberg vs. an Average 30-Year-Old Man

It's not easy getting older. Unless you're Mark Zuckerberg.<p>The Facebook CEO turns 30 on Wednesday, with enough milestones (and a bank account) that …

A Simple Way to Create A Search Engine of Educational Videos for Your Class

May 2, 2014<br>While YouTube is a fundamentally important resource of educational videos to use in class, it is not the only one out there. There are …

The Day When Our Antibiotics Stop Working Is Coming Very Soon

We are close to entering a “post-antibiotic era.” It’s not a place we want to go.<p>It’s hard to overestimate the importance of antibiotics. These drugs have literally been one of the cornerstones of modern civilization, minimizing deaths from all kinds of common infections, and saving society …

3D printed cast could heal bones 40 per cent faster

Turkish designer creates medical cast using 3D printing which could heal broken bones faster<p>A 3d printed medical cast could help bones to heal up to 40 per cent faster.<p>The black cast, known as the Osteoid, uses an ultrasound system which makes bones heal more quickly.<p>With a lattice pattern, it is …

The mysteries of 'lucid' dreaming

Recent research into a kind of consciousness within the dream state is beginning to tell us more about the brain<p>One of our most mysterious and intriguing states of consciousness is the dream. We lose consciousness when we enter the deep waters of sleep, only to regain it as we emerge into a series …

5 Warnings For Dating A Generation Y Military Man

By Jamie Perry,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1ekalNe<p>Recently, I read a really interesting piece by Raul Felix about the Generation Y Division that …

9 Amazing Military Technologies of the Future

The technological revolution in modern warfare isn't just a matter of super-lightweight uniforms, night goggles, and ultra-computerized …

2014 National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest

The 26th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest is under way, and entries will be accepted for another six weeks, until June 30, 2014. First prize winner will receive an 8-day Alaskan expedition for two. National Geographic was once more kind enough to allow me to share some of the early …