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11 TED Talks to watch when you're feeling totally burned out

If this sounds like you, odds are you're burned out.<p>Burnout isn't just the greatest challenge to the global health system or a drain on the American workplace — it's wreaking havoc on your well-being.<p>But with the help of TED's expansive online library of presentations, you can quickly learn what …

TED Talks

Hate and racism in the South gave rise to 'social justice journalism'

This year marks the centennial of the Pulitzer Prizes, a celebration in which the Poynter Institute is a key player. About a year ago, we were …

Miss out on PlayStation VR pre-orders? Amazon has got you covered

Sony’s $500 PlayStation VR launch bundle was made available to pre-order less than 48-hours ago on Amazon and it’s already sold out.<p>No need to panic just yet though, because Amazon has confirmed that it will be making a second batch of the bundles available to order today from 2pm PT.<p>It’s a good …

Legal MDMA Could Happen By 2021 (As Long As You’ve Got A Prescription)

Everything old is new again! Now that we’re finally understanding that some drugs — like marijuana — can be helpful when it comes to treating physical and psychological disorders, more and more studies are popping up suggesting that other drugs such as MDMA and Ketamine might also be helpful… in a …

Critical thinking suppressed in brains of people who believe in the supernatural

The opposition between religious beliefs and scientific evidence can be explained by difference in brain structures and cognitive activity. …

Something in the way you move: Body language ‘signature’ can reveal personality traits, study says

Personality traits are all concealed within our body language, a study has found. Apparently we all have an individual ‘movement signature’ – a fact …

6 Ways to Save Your Eyesight When Using Your iPhone

For many of us, our lives happen on a screen. You’re sending emails, watching Netflix, chatting with co-workers on Slack or playing Candy Crush on your smartphone — basically, you’re staring at your phone 24/7. Unfortunately, this all spells out to super tired eyes. While, yes, cutting back on …