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99 Incredible Products That Will Totally Transform Your Skin

If you're a beauty junkie who loves trying new products every chance you get, you've come to the right place. We did the hard work for you and unearthed 99 amazing products we think are worth the hype. Whether you're on the hunt for a zinc sunscreen or you're looking for a hydrating new mask, it's …

How to get rid of acne and blackheads permanently

Acne is like the worst kind of house guest. It shows up uninvited at the least convenient time, overstays its welcome, and leaves a mess after it’s …

A 40-year study of teens finds Generation Z avoids sex, alcohol, and driving at record rates

According to a new study from the psychologists Jean Twenge and Heejung Park, teenagers instead prefer to sit at home, avoid drugs and alcohol, and scroll through a litany of social-media apps.<p>The study, published in the journal Child Development, analyzed survey responses from 8.3 million …

Demographics

12 Must-Read Books That Will Raise Your Emotional Intelligence

Your Amazon wish list is about to get longer.<p>I didn't learn about emotional intelligence until well into my 30s. By that time, I had started to realize that the best leaders -- those exhibiting high levels of EQ -- typically showed more self-awareness, collaborated better with others, and got …

10 Foods That Science Suggests Really Do Contribute To Long-Term Health

A bad diet is now a leading cause of death across the globe. Much of this is due to the fact that people who had previously eaten much healthier, traditional diets are now eating more “Westernized” fare. And its effects on global health are, unfortunately, showing.<p>Here in the U.S., it can sometimes …

Nutrition

Can your own immune system kill cancer?

<b>(CNN) —</b> There was another big win in the advancement of immunotherapy treatments for cancer this week.<p>The Food and Drug Administration approved an immunotherapy drug called Keytruda, which stimulates the body's immune system, for the first-line treatment of patients with metastatic non-small-cell …

Cancer

A step-by-step guide to hacking your brain so it can remember anything

• Learn and implement the best study techniques.<br>• Study every day in a strategic manner.<br>• Optimize your diet, sleep, and exercise habits.<p>Read your assigned chapters and other readings the day before class.• Highlight only the critical information in your textbook or other readings that isn’t already …

35 Simple Ways to Lose Weight

By Helen West<p>To lose weight, you need to eat fewer calories than you burn.<p>However, reducing the amount of food you eat can be difficult in the long …

I Got a $600 Brain 'Reboot' and It Changed My World

NAD+ therapy can supposedly increase your energy, focus, and help you detox from alcohol and drugs. I thought I'd see for myself.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>It's good to be skeptical about wonder drugs, because often there's nothing wonderful about them at all. So when a finance worker …

8 Seriously Amazing Beauty Products That Are Worth Every Penny

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Watch Paul McCartney, Neil Young Play Beatles Classics at Desert Trip

Midway through Paul McCartney‘s set Saturday at Desert Trip, the rocker welcomed Neil Young – who preceded him at the Indio, California fest – to …

Is our world a simulation? Why some scientists say it's more likely than not

A swath of technologists and physicists believe that ‘simulation theory’ will be proved, just as it was proved that the Earth was not the center of the universe<p>When Elon Musk isn’t outlining plans to use his massive rocket to leave a decaying Planet Earth and colonize Mars, he sometimes talks about …

Physics

The 36 best ways to burn the most calories in an hour

There's a lot that goes into developing an exercise regimen — meeting your body's needs, finding something you enjoy, and figuring out what will have enough impact to make a difference to your health.<p>If you're crunched for time, one of the ways to measure that is to figure out how much energy a …

Fitness

A Buddhist monk at Salesforce's tech conference showed me a great way to reduce stress

He not only practices "mindfulness" sessions a few times a week, he's also built meditation rooms in Salesforce's new office buildings to encourage his employees to do it as well.<p>And now he's spreading the word to the entire Salesforce customer and user community by inviting 23 monks to Dreamforce, …

Meditation

Where Is the Rest of the Universe?

Most of the universe is made up of "stuff" that is invisible, possibly intangible and interacts with other things only via the force of gravity. Oh, …

Dark Matter

10 Everyday Habits That Make You Age Faster

Do you look older than you are? Besides genetics, there are many factors that contribute to your perceived age.<p><b>Bright Side</b> would like to share 10 …

Low Fat

Feast Your Eyes on These Stunning Images of Earth Just Captured by the International Space Station

We thought we’d give you a break from the barrage of Photokina product news, and let you feast your eyes on these stunning images just captured by …

Facing my fear: to conquer depression, I had to embrace it | Ed Halliwell

I didn’t think accepting my symptoms would be helpful. But slowly, it became clear that meditation works for me<p>I’d been running from or fighting my depression for two and a half years, and neither approach had worked. Relentlessly dogged by self-punishing thoughts, heavy, tensed-up limbs, heart …

20 Simple Rules For Happiness and Success - OLBlog

Happiness leads to success, not the other way around. Make sure you love your job! Daily life can be made happier. It is a matter of choice. It is …

How The Simple Act Of Paying More Attention Compensates For An Aging Brain

One ability that changes as we age is our brain’s ability to categorize the information streaming in. This is essential, because it helps us to avoid …

Aging Brain

Tips & Tricks to Live a Healthy Life by Avoiding Laziness

We are all guilty of procrastinating from time to time—there’s <i>always</i> something more interesting than the work in hand. We usually think it’s no big …

Procrastination

How To Reshape Your Brain and Improve Your Life in Just 5 Minutes a Day

<b>Everyone from Google to the NFL is using this practice, and you should too.</b><p><i>How do you typically start your morning?</i><p>For many of us, starting off on "the right side of the bed" involves almost immediately checking a smartphone or email, and then diving headfirst into a day of hyper-connectedness and …

Mindfulness

Who Were the Sea People?

Who Were the Sea People?<p>Written by Eberhard Zangger<br>Illustrated by Rosemary Robertson<p>Through the epics of the Greek poet Homer, tales of an "age of …

Ancient History

Ford's Autonomous Vehicle Plan Puts Driverless Cars on Roads by 2021 - Technabob

There’s been lots of buzz in the media about self-driving vehicles of late, but the reality is that it may be quite some time before consumers will …

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Study shows how Chinese medicine kills cancer cells - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Researchers at the University of Adelaide have shown how a complex mix of plant compounds derived from ancient clinical practice in China – a …