Parker Hilleary

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Mindful in Mourning

My father died almost a month ago, and in the midst of that heartbreak I remain grateful for the practice of mindfulness.<p>I remember my teachers explaining how training the mind, day by day, under normal circumstances develops skills that serve when normalcy implodes. At the time, I didn't …

What Eating Organic Food Does for the World

<i>by guest blogger Lisa Bunin, PhD, organic policy director, Center for Food Safety</i><p>Sure, I eat organic food because I think it's healthier for me than food grown with synthetic, toxic agrochemicals or food that's been genetically engineered or injected with growth hormones. But equally important to …

When the day goes off the rails, how productive people get back on track

Life doesn’t always go as planned. You have grand aspirations, but whether the culprit is sleep deprivation or general malaise, sometimes you just …

Ronda Rousey vs. Floyd Mayweather: Let's run the numbers

UFC wrecking ball Ronda Rousey is everywhere these days. Boxing champ Floyd Mayweather is attracted to media attention like a fly to doo-doo.<p>Both are …

How Working Out with Odd Objects Training Can Make You More Athletic | Men's Health

And there’s good reason for hauling a log for distance or hanging from monkey bars.<p>(Want more workouts you can do at home? Check out the at-home fat-shredding program THE 21-DAY METASHRED.)<p>“In real life, you’re not lifting a 33 millimeter bar that’s perfectly loaded on each side,” he says. “You’re …

5 tips for getting started with 3D printing

Imagine fitting a block of New York skyscrapers in the palm of your hand. Steve Fox did and, rather than just leaving the idea there, set about …

5 Ways to Motivate Yourself for a Better Workout

<i>Article Source: makeyourbodywork.com</i><p>Some days are great workout days. You feel energized, motivated, and are excited to get going. Other times, even getting to the gym seems like such a chore.<p>Despite how you feel, there are five ways to shift your attitude toward your daily workout. These tricks …

8 Ways To Get Smarter Every Week

We’ve all heard the same statistic: 1 out of every 4 Americans don’t read any books during the course of an average year. It seems that, for many …

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Elon Musk wants to build a new Internet in space

The Hyperloop is nothing. Elon Musk, the man behind the high-speed train experiment, now conceives of an interplanetary Internet, according to a new report.<p>Musk is expected to talk tonight about new plans to deploy satellites that could connect lots and lots of people with a low-cost Internet,</i> …

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FBI Says North Korea Was Behind Sony Hack

The FBI on Friday formally accused the North Korean government of the hacking attack that led Sony Pictures Entertainment to cancel the movie “The Interview.”<p>Sony also received a message saying that it was “very wise” to cancel the movie and warning the studio to prevent its release in any form, …

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