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A new IQ test is stumping the internet— see how many you can get right

• <b>- A new IQ test from Playbuzz is making the rounds on the internet.</b>• <b><br>- The questions range from math equations to word scrambles.</b>• <b><br>- Some people's</b> …

Watch the History of the World Unfold on an Animated Map: From 200,000 BCE to Today

"Where are you from?" a character at one point asks Babe, the hapless protagonist of the Firesign Theatre's classic comedy album <i>How Can You Be in Two</i> …

East Africa

A neuroscientist who studies decision-making reveals the 6 most important choices you can make

Turns out, humans are pretty lousy decision-makers. We fall victim to bias, let emotions cloud our judgment, and tire of making choices pretty quickly.<p>But Cerf has also learned that making a handful of really smart choices at the right moment can eliminate the need to make hundreds of smaller, …

You influence your kids' popularity from the time they're babies — here's how to make that a good thing

<b>• He's found that parents have a direct influence on their child's popularity starting as babies.</b><p><b>• Some of that influence is genetic or mindless, but some can be deliberate and helpful.</b><p>No parents wants to see their child get bullied, or on the opposite end, be the bully. What they may not realize, …

Scientists successfully used CRISPR to fix a mutation that causes disease. This is huge.

CRISPR/Cas9 is a gene editing technology that’s revolutionizing science at a breathtaking pace.<p>One of its most exciting, taboo, and controversial applications is tweaking the genes of eggs, sperm, or early embryos to alter a human life. This could one day mean the ability tocreate smarter or more …

The 40-Year Old Mystery of The "Wow!" Signal Has Just Been Solved

Sorry, alien fans.<p>In 1977, the sound of extraterrestrials was heard by human ears for the first time - or so people at the time thought. The Wow! …

Here's a complex ACT geometry question that stops students in their tracks — see if you can solve it

Remember those standardized test questions that always used to stump you?<p>Well, they still exist.<p>And they're still hard to solve, even if you're an adult now and have successfully taken the SAT and/or ACT once or even a few times.<p>We spoke with Tom Rose, the co-founder of Testive, which offers SAT …

This Ancient Japanese Healing Technique Relieves You of Stress and Anxiety in 5 Minutes

Stress is something all of us face in our daily lives. What if we told you were was an ancient Japanese technique for reducing your stress levels …

Meditation

How to Conquer Your Fears according to the US Navy

In stressful situations when our life is threatened, we have a very powerful mechanism of protection. It is an automated system within our brain that …

STILL DON’T BELIEVE IN ALIEN LIFE? YOU NEED TO READ THIS

Whatever word we put to it – Source, God, The Universe, the under lying fabric that makes up all-that-is – IS… ever-evolving, infinite creation. …

Science Breaks Down How to Win a Facebook Argument, But Really Any Argument

Don't feel bad if you can't seem to quit Facebook, even though the Happiness Research Institute says you'd be happier if you did. This rings …

The 10 Best Tips For Anyone Who Wants to Work in Science or Engineering

Even Einstein had to start somewhere.<p>In today's world of unlimited possibilities, it's pretty darn hard to know what you want to do when you 'grow …

What is the Doomsday Clock and why does it matter?

The Doomsday Clock has moved closer to midnight, from two-and-a-half minutes to two minutes. In announcing the decision, the Bulletin of the Atomic …