Rosemary Scott

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Just Breathe: Children Share the Power of Mindfulness

Just breathe. Such simple advice, and yet it can be so tough to remember when we feel caught up in our emotions. Imagine what the world would be like …

Mindfulness

The Secret to a Living Happier Life? Follow the Rule of Less Is More

There are a plethora of self-help books that will guide you towards leading a happier life. Maybe you’ve bought the majority of them and even applied …

Need to escape? Then retreat into your Pause Pod

If the Pause Pod looks like a kind of one-person capsule where you can go to relax, de-stress, and chill out, that’s because it is.<p>Designed by a …

Sway Is a Beautiful Meditation App That Doesn't Tell You What to Think

What if a meditation app didn’t ask you to focus on your breathing? What if you didn’t have to listen to someone’s voice telling you what to think …

A neuroscientist explains how to rewire your brain to live in the present moment

Mindfulness has become a word we hear everywhere nowadays, yet not many people know its true meaning. You may ask yourself, what is mindfulness? The …

A Zen Master Explains a Little Known Technique That Will Help You Calm Your Mind

When anxiety and stress hits, it can be hard not to let overthinking get the better of you. However, I came across a great piece of advice from Zen …

I Asked a Neuroscientist Why I Want to Crush Every Cute Animal I See

Have you ever said, "Oh my God that puppy is so adorable I could just KILL it?" That's called "cute aggression," and it's a well-documented psychological phenomenon.<p>You know that feeling when you're holding something adorable and suddenly want to mash its cute little ribcage into its lungs? It's a …

Your Brain Has A 'Physics Engine' And Scientists Have Located It

The brain knows instinctively how to predict when accidents are about to happen.<p>If you’ve never been particularly good at physics in school, it might make you feel better to know that at the very least, your brain comes with a built-in “physics engine.”<p>In a new study published Monday in Proceedings …

Scientists Find Evidence of 'Anti-Memories', And It Could Change Our Understanding of Neuroscience

Unmasking the process that silences dormant memories.<p>At one point or another, we've all experienced something that we'd rather forget, so it's a good …

Here’s How A Month Of Zen Meditation Changed My Life

The Buddhist meditation practice is over 1,500 years old, but modern science says it has very real mental and physical health benefits.<p>On a trip to Japan last year, one of the places I visited was Kyoto, home to over 2,000 Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines. During one of my daily walks exploring …

Meditation

I Practiced Hygge and It's Kind of the Best Thing Ever

“Do Hot Pockets count as hygge?” I ask my husband on our first night of practicing the Danish way-of-life-turned-phenomenon pronounced <i>HOO-gah</i>, and …

Happiness

The author of 'The 4-Hour Workweek' explains the 4-word daily reminder that makes him more productive

After his 2007 productivity guide "The 4-Hour Workweek" became a bestseller, Tim Ferriss dedicated his career to studying a wide variety of experts at the top of their fields.<p>His new book, "Tools of Titans," is a collection of the best lessons he's learned from over 100 highly successful people.<p>It …

Stoicism Reveals 4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy

Alright, you’ve probably read a zillion articles about happiness online and you’re not a zillion times happier. What gives?<i>Reading ain’t the same as</i> …

This Awesome Periodic Table Shows The Origins of Every Atom in Your Body

We are made of starstuff.<p>Here’s something to think about: the average adult human is made up of 7,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 (7 octillion) …

Periodic Table

This ‘70s dome home compound in Australia is simply incredible

Yep, artists definitely lived here<p>We love a good dome home, especially one as unusual (in the best way!) as this one near Hobart, capital of the Australian island state Tasmania. Starting from the covered red front terrace to the bright school-bus-yellow sliding doors, you get the idea that this is …

Are you an introvert or an extrovert? It's more complicated than that

There's this incredibly powerful idea in popular psychology that personality lies along a spectrum of chattiness: extroverts on one side, all drawing their energy from socializing, and then, on the other, introverts, who tap into their power within fortresses of solitude.<p>Like the popularity of the …

Gut health startup uBiome has raised $15.5 million and is launching a DNA test for your poop

There are a lot of startups looking at your DNA these days but uBiome stands out as unique among them for testing the DNA of microorganisms found in your fecal matter.<p>These bugs have a lot to do with your health and the startup is launching a clinical screening test called SmartGut to sequence the …

Startups

20 Rooms That Prove Black Furniture Is Totally Glam

All-white rooms and pastel Scandi decor get a lot of Pinterest love, but deep, dark interiors can be just as compelling. Whether you’re working with a large, light-filled space or a small, cozy room, dark furniture totally works. If you’re thinking of taking a can of paint to that thrifted dining …

How to Set the Right Price for Your Photography or Artwork

The vast majority of photographers get into the business because they love the art and creativity that could be expressed through the images. …

Kengo Kuma’s Wooden Mobile Home for Snow Peak Is a Minimalist Dream

In collaboration with Japanese outdoor goods manufacturer Snow Peak, architect Kengo Kuma has developed a timber mobile home based on minimalism and …

Architecture

WATCH: Tesla unveils amazing solar roof tiles for homes

Just when you think that maybe Elon Musk is in over his head, with those accidents involving self-driving Teslas and fantastical animated videos of future Mars excursions, he does something that blows you away. Tonight, the real-life Tony Stark unveiled Tesla’s stunning new solar roof tiles. Unlike …

Alien: Covenant set photos feature xenomorphs, facehuggers and the Space Jockey

<i>Warning. Spoilery Alien: Covenant set photos follow…</i><p>We know that Ridley Scott plans to bring the franchise more in line with his original <b>Alien</b> with …

The Tick: Ben Edlund previews the new series

All together now: "Spoon!!!"<p>If you're out of practice, you've got until some time next year to learn the battlecry of The Tick, the man in blue who …

Comic Books

Alien contact? Don't jump the gun

According to two astronomers from Quebec, unusual signals coming from 234 sun-like stars suggest that alien civilizations could be reaching out for …

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Three Beautifully Restored Homes Now For Sale Photos

Embarking on a total restoration of a historic estate can be a daunting task, as evidenced by our November issue, which spotlighted breathtaking homes around the world that have undergone painstaking renovations. Thankfully, the owners of these three properties have already done all the work—and …

Architecture

Proofing Tips for Print Design Perfection

Many of the articles on this site are aimed at the digital space, such as design for the web, mobile and apps. And let’s face it, most design in …