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A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

Scientists halt growth of colon, stomach cancers

Australian researchers have discovered a "revolutionary" new way to stop the growth of colon and stomach cancers, which could lead to a new cancer-fighting drug within three years.<p>Matthias Ernst at the Olivia Newton-John Cancer Research Institute explains that white blood cells called macrophages …

3 Modern Meditation Techniques That End Stress In 15 Minutes A Day

If you are terrified by the 8 steps to start meditating but really want to try it and figure out what the hype is all about, this article gives you …

3 ways to improve your life, even if you're really lazy

I don't blame you. Hey, some of that stuff is <i>hard</i>. (I should know. I write about it all the time.)<p>Isn't there an easy, passive way where your flaws start correcting themselves, you gain respectable goals and become much, much happier?<p>Well, at least in theory, there just <i>might</i> be. I called somebody …

Your Completely Hidden Power Of Persuasion

A single word, 10 psychological theories, and real-world proof that we consistently underestimate our ability to influence others.<p>How many times have you kept your mouth shut because your brain was telling you no one would listen to your idea anyway?<p>Vanessa Bohns, assistant professor of …

We Found Them Like This And Nobody Knows What They Were Up To

Humans 'will become God-like cyborgs within 200 years'

The amalgamation of man and machine will be the ‘biggest evolution in biology’ claims Professor Yuval Noah Harari<p>Wealthy humans are likely become cyborgs within 200 years as they gradually merge with technology like computers and smart phones, a historian has claimed.<p>Yuval Noah Harari, a professor …

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Brain scans could better predict your future

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forget horoscopes or fortune tellers. There's a new way to tell your future, and it involves a much more reliable medium: human neuroscience.<p>A new study looks at over 70 scientific publications about brain scans such as functional magnetic resonance imaging or electroencephalography, …

The Brain

Richard's Picks: The 6 Best Places for 2015 -- Can You Guess?

So, once again we raked the globe, dug into the sands, felt the heartbeats, swayed the stages, and lazed in the marvels. Over the months of Sundays we've surveyed over 190 countries, but we do not choose a "best" because "it is a super place," and certainly not because it has fabulous resorts or …

US moviegoers finally see The Interview after Sony's surprise online release

Thousands of US moviegoers were planning to watch screenings of the controversial comedy about the assassination of North Korea’s dictator on Christmas Day, openly defying threats from hackers who have warned of dire consequences for people who visit the cinemas.<p>Many more across the country had …

18 Photos of People Awestruck by the Beauty of Nature

Nature has a way of making our problems feel small and insignificant, an incredible view can change our whole perspective on life. While in Moab, Utah for a March photo shoot adventure, photographer Jerry Patterson captured a shot of the Milky Way through the arches of beautiful sandstone …

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Photo @ladzinski / The fearless @highsteph (Steph Davis) frozen in time here soloing, aka doing a rope-less free climb, on Sister Superior Tower in #CastleValley Utah. The rope attached to her is used not for protection, but attached below to her BASE jumping rig which is her means of transportation for the way off of the tower. She calls it the perfect circle, soloing up lightly, and floating down softly. It takes a very strong mind to do this, confidence and belief in your ability. Steph is truly in a class of her own, a wonderful person, kind heart and a truly gifted athlete. @natgeocreative @3stringsproductions #Earth365

19-Year-Old Becomes The Youngest Person To Fly Solo Around The World

Flyin' planes and settin' records, all in the name of computer science<p>Matt Guthmiller is a young man who went on a sort of old-fashioned adventure. He circumnavigated the globe, becoming, upon his return, the youngest person to do so alone in an airplane. Congrats, Matt!<p>The journey took …

Arapaima Alert: Amazon's Biggest Fish Is Going Extinct

Measuring 10 feet (3 meters) long and weighing in at more than 400 pounds (180 kilograms), it's hard to imagine that the arapaima, the largest fish in the Amazon River basin, could ever go missing. But these huge fish are quickly disappearing from Brazilian waterways, according to a new study.<p>A …

China tells citizens to bike, walk, and snitch in the “united struggle” to breathe easier

To fight its stubborn pollution problem, China is asking its citizens to walk or bike instead of driving, and to use less air conditioning and limit the use of outdoor barbecues—and to turn in neighbors who waste electricity or pollute the environment.<p>According to China’s environmental protection …

Pollution

A Winchester resident reported Thursday that they saw a Mountain Lion roaming around in the woods near their house. The state is investigating the claim.

Someone Claims They Saw a Mountain Lion Roaming Around in Winchester<p>But the state hasn't had a confirmed cougar sighting since the 1800s.<p>By ·<p>A …

The "first man-made biological leaf" could enable humans to colonise space

<b>Dezeen and MINI Frontiers:</b> RCA graduate Julian Melchiorri says the synthetic biological leaf he developed, which absorbs water and carbon dioxide to …

Boston mayor likes his city's 2024 Olympic chances

The mayor of Boston likes his city's chances at being selected as the American candidate to host the 2024 Summer Olympics.<p>The U.S. Olympic Committee is considering four finalists and could make a decision early next year.<p>"It's a very interesting idea, a very interesting proposal," Mayor Martin …

New Mars Rover Will Have Lasers, X-Ray Vision, And More

Curiosity is about to get a kick-butt little brother<p>The Curiosity rover (or Mars Science Laboratory, as NASA wonks call it) has been an immensely successful mission so far. Though it landed on Mars less than two years ago, the SUV-sized rover has detected evidence that the Red Planet was once warm …

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