Richard Buchanan

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Ontology & Linked Data

Ontology - Linked Data<p><b>What is Linked Data?</b><br>The Web enables us to link related documents. Similarly it enables us to link related data. The term Linked …

The Esquire Guide to Sex: Positions, Tips and How-To Advice

You're never too old to learn new tricks.<p>Hey, it's okay to ask. Whether you're completely new to sex or looking for innovative ways to spice things up with your partner (or partners), we've put together a collection of the best sex positions, tips, and expert advice, from foreplay to sex game ideas …

Workouts

Witnessing fear in others can physically change brain, neuroscientists find

Scientists at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute have discovered that observing fear in others may change how information flows in the …

Neuroscience

Our Lack of Self-love Hurts Others, too.

In the last year I have undergone a major shift in my life.<p>Well, actually, my life has stayed remarkably intact despite the earthquake shaking my …

Relationships

Why We Love Speed

Amphetamines are as American as baseball, mom, and apple pie. Discovered by Californian chemist Gordon Alles in 1929, they helped fuel the U.S. Air …

High Blood Pressure

How drugs can contribute to an early death

<b>(CNN) —</b> Can drug use contribute to a person's earlier-than-expected death, even if they stopped using long ago? Undoubtedly, yes.<p>Although each drug causes unique physiological and neurological effects, all drugs overlap in one important way, said Dr. Scott Krakower, assistant unit chief for …

Medicine

What I Learned from My First 36 Days in Crystal Meth Anonymous

On meth, all my craziest sexual fantasies came true. But realizing I have an addiction meant realizing that my life will never be the same again.<p>Crystal meth never became a daily thing for me. I never had a four-day bender, not even once. But I did it enough to fear that I might have a problem. And …

Drug Addiction

The Spice That Boosts Your Memory In Just One Hour

Add this to your lattes, dinners, and more for an added brain health advantage.<p>Now there's one more reason to enjoy your favorite curry dish. …

Medical Journals

The Scientific Reason The 'Honeymoon Phase' Goes Away

You've likely experienced the honeymoon, or "puppy love" stage of a relationship. You want to be with them ALL the time, and they can do no wrong! …

Only 1 in 10 People Admit to Checking Their Phone During Sex

Seems a bit low.<p>We use our phones everywhere. A full 75 percent of us admit to using them on the toilet (and that study is from 2012, so the number is probably even higher now). But bedroom sexy times at least seem to be one area that is sacred, with only one in 10 people admitting to using their …

What A Perfect Boyfriend Physical Appearance Should Look Like

Unicorns, leprechauns, perfect boyfriend. What do they have in common? They’re not real. In case of magic, here’s the anatomy of a perfect …

10 Ways Old Souls Love Differently

Old souls seem to have an innate maturity. They go through life as if their eyes had seen a lot more than their years on this planet would permit.<p>Old …

Relationships

12 Warning Signs of a Toxic Relationship with Your S.O.

It's important to be able to recognize the warning signs of a toxic relationship. While relationships can be full of playful dates, positive emotional growth, and a stream of sunsets and heart emojis, that isn't always the case. Unfortunately for many women, romantic relationships can also be major …

Multiple timelines & viewpoints. Science fiction is international

For weekend-holiday distraction - and in our year-change mood - let's get back to <i>Science Fiction!</i> First, have a way cool look at the physics and …

Eight Futuristic Foods You'll Be Eating in 30 Years

We ate some weird shit in 2016. A person born in the year 1000 AD definitely wouldn’t comprehend a Dorito. He certainly wouldn’t understand why kids …

A health care app that'll prescribe you other apps

There are at least 265,000 mobile health apps.<p>The trick is distinguishing the digital tools that improve care from the ones that have little impact or can even can harm people.<p>A project out of Mt. Sinai Health System in New York City has developed an app to offer that service.<p>"Prescription …

Apps

Seven deadly habits to drop in 2017

It’s that time of the season when we tend to take stock of the year that’s passed and determine what we want to change in the year ahead. But why go year-to-year? If you’d prefer to have not just a better year — but better decades — I suggest taking a good look in the mirror and making a New Year’s …

High Blood Pressure

What An Experimental Asperger's Treatment Taught One Man About Human Nature

<b>John Elder Robison</b> has Asperger's syndrome. It makes it hard for him to read people's emotions, but it's also gifted him with a spectacular …

Autism

Why Does Everybody Tell Me to Take Fish Oil?

Earlier this week, a new study came out that found that women who take fish oil in the last three months of pregnancy may actually lower their …

Dry Skin

How To meet your Wife's Intimacy Need

Post Views: 2,275<p>How To meet your Wife’s Intimacy Need-We wives flourish as we emotionally engage with our husbands and know that you are really …

Relationships

What Most Couples Won't Admit About Their Sex Lives

A few years ago after her wedding, my friend sheepishly admitted that she and her husband didn't even hook up on their wedding night because they were too tired. Another friend piped in, "Me neither! My husband was drunk and hanging over the toilet once we got back to our hotel suite. It wasn't too …

Hubble Space Telescope Spots A ‘Megamaser’ In A Galaxy 370 Million Light-Years From Earth

Scientists using the Hubble Space Telescope have captured an image of a galaxy they believe contains a “megamaser” beaming out intense bursts of …

Astronomers Detect Concentric Rings — Possible Sign Of Orbiting Protoplanets — In The Circumstellar Disk Of A Nearby Star

Over the years, astronomers have discovered and confirmed the existence of nearly 3,000 exoplanets, but there is one question that they still haven’t …

How to quit smoking - and stay cigarette free for good

As January arrives, a significant proportion of the population will make belated resolutions to finally quit smoking.<p>The party season is over, and there’s no longer an excuse to drink a week’s allowance of alcohol in one day, while merrily puffing your way through a 20-pack.<p>A cheeky drag outside a …

United Kingdom

Science says these are the men who will make you orgasm

Are you on the hunt for a man who is guaranteed to give you an orgasm every time you have sex?<p>Well, we have good news! A team of scientists have been …

5 surprising ways grief and sadness physically impacts your body

Between natural disasters, travel bans, #MeToo, and acts of gun violence–2017 has often been really stressful and hard, and, honestly, it hurts. …

A comet will fly past Earth on New Year's Eve. No, it's not a sign of the apocalypse.

If you're looking for an extra dose of fireworks this New Year's Even, look to the skies for the chance to see a comet that only comes around every …

Sex in the cornfields: The agony and ecstasy of dating at a strict Christian college

We knew next to nothing about sex, except that it was a sin outside of marriage. So we kept our pleasures secret<p><i>We're re-running this story as part of a countdown of the year's best personal essays. To read all the entries in the series, click here.</i><p>The Indiana corn weaves like a maze of chastity. …