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The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …

The Brain

The strange world of felt presences

On 20 May 1916, Ernest Shackleton, Frank Worsley, and Tom Crean reached Stromness, a whaling station on the north coast of South Georgia. They had been walking for 36 hours, in life-threatening conditions, in an attempt to reach help for the rest of their party: three of their crew were stuck on …

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The Most Important Breast Cancer Findings Of 2014

It's estimated that 1 in 8 U.S. women will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetimes, and about 40,000 American women are expected to die from the disease this year.<p>Learn more about the potentially life-saving research that has been published from research centers around the world.<p><b>The</b> …

Many Women Who Receive Breast Cancer Treatment Are Unemployed Within Four Years

Unemployment is common after breast cancer treatment, according to a recent study.<p>Researchers from the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer …

Cancer

More Moles Could Mean Increased Breast Cancer Risk

You already know that having lots of moles boosts your risk for skin cancer. But according to a new study, women with lots of moles may also be more …

Free Stuff for Cancer Survivors - Discounts and Freebies for Cancer Patients

Shares 112<p>After going through a breast cancer diagnosis and treatment, I found out that there’s more to the expense than just the medical bills. …

17 everyday chemicals linked to breast cancer

You can take steps to minimize your exposure to these possible carcinogens.<p>I live by the precautionary principle: If something has been found to …

Cancer Doctors Don't Discuss Herbs, Supplements With Patients

<b>This news article has expired. Below you will find a short description about the news article and comments that were left by CancerCompass users.</b><p>Many …

Optical Illusions To Make Your Eyes Bleed Sometimes, your eyes can play tricks on you. For some artists, that’s the whole point of the exercise. Here is an assembly of some well-known optical tricks...

The Case For Deleting All Your Apps

You are a hoarder, and it's a problem.<p>You probably hide it well — there are no rooms with old newspapers stacked to the ceilings, and no freezers full of dead cats — but your phone's home screen, which is quickly and eerily becoming one of the most telling expressions of one's true personality, …

Apps

Speed Test iPhone 6 vs Galaxy S5 vs HTC One (M8) (video)

An interesting video has been created providing a speed test iPhone 6 vs Galaxy S5 vs HTC One (M8) with some interesting results. As the tester …

10 Signs You're Destined to Be Together

Don't worry about his Creepy Uncle Morty. Every family has a Creepy Uncle Morty.<p><b>1. You share many of the same interests.</b> Shared passions for sports, hobbies, or culinary delights — whether skiing, competitive dog grooming, or pepperoni and peanut butter sandwiches — will always provide you and your …

Shades of Grey

Dog Tag - Dog ID Tag - Pet Tag - Dog Name Tag - Pet ID Tag - Personalized Dog Tag for Collar - Pet Accessory - Dog Paw Print

Dog Tag - Dog ID Tag - Pet Tag - Dog Name Tag - Personalized Dog Tag for Collar.<p>Customized pet id tag is hand cast jewelry grade pewter. Name and phone number are hand stamped which leaves deep long lasting impressions.<p>Color patinas are applied by hand, making each pet tag unique, so the one you …

28 Pieces Of Street Art That Cleverly Interact With Their Surroundings

Street art is usually meant to disrupt its environment and to capture our attention, but the artists on this list practice a special technique that …