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Human Population Growth and Extinction

Get the latest on our work for biodiversity and learn how to help in our free weekly e-newsletter.<p><b>+</b> <b>PUBLICATIONS</b><p><b>+</b> <b>RELATED CAMPAIGNS</b><p><b>+</b> <b>MEDIA</b><p>We’re in the …

How to make sure your data is really deleted before selling your Android phone

You would think when you do a "factory reset" and agree to erase everything on your Android device that all of your data would be wiped out for good. …

Information Systems

Day 12: Everyone appreciates kindness & compassion ~ Dalai Lama

Day 12: Everyone appreciates kindness & compassion(Dalai Lama)<p>Music: <i>Journey through the Matrix</i> by David Gibson & Harry Massey<p><b>Compassion is …

How We Spot Altered Pictures

National Geographic’s top editors explain how to keep photography honest in the era of Photoshop—and why they’ll never move the pyramids again.<p>In the digital age, when it’s easy to manipulate a photo, it’s harder than ever to ensure that the images we publish, whether on paper or on a screen, …

Why am I not finding the blog post? Reshaping INDIHOPE

<b>Disclaimer</b><p>Dear Reader, if you have come across here from a different blog post, then it means the blog that you are looking for is no longer …

The Internet Without Connection, Free Endless OS For Emerging Markets

There are four billion people on the planet without PCs or access to affordable personal computers. That figure should surely be tempered with some contextualization i.e. not everybody actually wants to have an Internet connection and many traditional, native or bucolic ways of live do still exist …

Linux

How Yoga Helped Me Overcome My Chronic Thyroid Disorder

<i>Fern Olivia is the founder of Thyroid.Yoga and an L.A.-based wellness expert renowned for her artful approach to self-healing. This week, we’re</i> …

Can We Predict Which People Will Be Better At Learning Foreign Languages?

One common gripe we probably have when we observe that friend who can speak effortlessly in a dozen different tongues may be something along the …

When Men Go Passive And Women Go Wild

Dr. Pierre Mornell had a hunch that he’d hit a raw nerve when he gave a lecture on why he thought men and women were foundering in their relationships with each other. His hunch was confirmed the next day when he was deluged with excited calls and e-mails from journalists and others around the …

Self-help

What No One Tells You About The Benefits Of Napping

<b>Birds do it, bees seem to do it</b>, and we all KNOW cats do it. So let's do it, too. Let's take a nap. Seriously, though: whenever people talk about naps, someone inevitable claims they can't nap during the day; they simply can't fall asleep, or when they do nap, they wake up groggy and unable to …

3 Weird Ways To Turn Procrastination Into Work-Horse Productivity

About a year ago I came up against my biggest obstacle in my career as a freelance copywriter.<p>I had just taken on a big name client and I was so …

This $6-A-Month Plan Brings Solar Power To People Living Off The Grid

People talk about a flash of inspiration. But Xavier Helgesen's eureka moment came in the dark.<p>A few years ago, the American entrepreneur was traveling through Malawi to meet with clients for his book-selling company, Better World Books. He stopped in Monkey Bay, a town of about 30,000 people, to …

Off-grid

Earth - There are microbes that eat and poo nothing but electricity

Some microbes have developed the ultimate stripped-down diet. They do not bother with food or oxygen. All they need to survive is pure electrical energy.<p>They often live in muddy seabeds or along the banks of rivers. Finding them is easy: biologists can coax them out of hiding by sticking an …

How to Get High Without Drugs: Holotropic Breathwork, Hypnagogia, and Eye Contact

<i>This article was originally posted on Inverse.</i><p><b>By Jacqueline Ronson</b><p>People take mild altering drugs -- everything from Tylenol to LSD -- because the effects are useful, interesting, or pleasurable. In altering the way we process stimuli, drugs facilitate a change in our thoughts and behaviors. This …

Kurv Guitar – Wearable Design With No Strings Attached

Editor's Rating<p>4.9?<p>Discovered on 2016-03-14<p>For those of you who have given up on guitar learning because it takes years to master, here’s your chance …

Crowd Funding

Running Mistakes Aren't Just For Rookies

As runners, do we ever stop growing and learning from our mishaps and mistakes? I’ve been a runner for 27 years, yet I still occasionally make rookie …

QR Codes Can Do That?

1. Add Your Voice<p>QR codes can talk! Many teachers have used QR code generators like QRstuff.com to link an article or piece of informational text to …

Top 7 Dumbbells Only Exercises for Massive Legs

You don’t need a barbell or a leg press machine to do a heavy and intense leg workout, and if you have a pair of dumbbells, that’s all you need to …

Floating Solar Panels Restore Doomed Lake

A tropical landscape flooded to accommodate an underperforming hydroelectric dam is getting a new lease on life.

Viral video of Halifax athlete’s CrossFit workout inspires millions

Despite her physical restrictions, Lindsay Hilton might be one of the fittest girls you’ll run into at the gym. She loves a good workout and tries to …

8 Toxic Habits That Are Destroying Your Happiness - INFORMATION NIGERIA

Believe it or not, you are sabotaging your own happiness every day. But you can change that. Here are 8 things destroying your happiness that you can …

Happiness

Maths and reading skills found to be 75 per cent genetic

Australian research into the academic performance of twins in NAPLAN tests has revealed that skills in maths, reading and spelling are up to 75 per …

Teaching

Exclusive: Chinese hackers behind U.S. ransomware attacks - security firms | Reuters

(Reuters) - Hackers using tactics and tools previously associated with Chinese government-supported computer network intrusions have joined the booming cyber crime industry of ransomware, four security firms that investigated attacks on U.S. companies said.<p>The word 'password' is pictured on a …

The Only 3 Exercises You Need For a Total-Body Sweat Session

• The shortest workout to tone and strengthen the whole body — Women's Health<br>• All of the positive effects of music on running endurance — Women's Running<br>• Beginner yoga poses for a healthy and flexible back — Fitness<br>• Why everyone should store coconut oil in the pantry — Shape<br>• 25 kitchen hacks to make life …