Sally Sealvili

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Psychosomatic disorders: When illness really is all in the mind

A man loses the power of his legs but tests suggest he is perfectly fit. Could he be imagining it? In this extract from her new book, the neurologist Suzanne O’Sullivan lifts the lid on psychosomatic illness<p>I qualified as a doctor in 1991. I knew from an early stage in my training that I wanted to …

Mind

A street photographer’s poignant snapshots capture the humans of London

<i>Alex Sturrock is a photographer who has spent much of his career documenting the lives of ordinary London residents. Sturrock explains how Instagram has “re-energized street photography” but can also make his subjects vulnerable to public shaming.</i><p>These photos were all taken over the last year. They …

Street Photography

3 Highly Effective Methods To Do Street Photography Ninja Style

One of the biggest obstacles in street photography is the fear of capturing strangers. I mean, it makes sense. You are taking photos of people …

Street Photography

Climate Change Will Continue to Pick Up Through the Century: Study

Global warming has been gaining momentum over the last few decades, and increases in temperature will accelerate throughout the century even if greenhouse gas emissions are cut back, a new study suggests.<p>Looking at longer intervals—40 years at a time—researchers were able to disentangle normal …

Climate Change

12 Ideas for Creative Desks

Whether you run a business from home or just use your desk for checking email, your home office has the distinct advantage of being at home. So why …

4 Ways Technology Is Transforming Business Strategy

In 1992, Francis Fukuyama published his book, <i>The End of History</i>. He argued that, with the cold war over and liberal democracy triumphant, the major historical narrative dialectic of history was over.<p>He was, of course, somewhat mistaken. The world today looks more like Samuel Huntington’s vision of</i> …

World War Two hero's wedding ring returned 70 years after it was lost

The wedding ring of World War Two special operations airman John Thompson has finally been returned to its rightful owner after it disappeared when he was shot down over Albania<p>​More than 70 years after he went missing in action during an RAF special operations mission, the mystery surrounding the …

History

Iranian General Promises Robot Soldiers

They'll be crude, rudimentary, and remote control, just like the rest<p>In the near future, when the Islamic Republic of Iran goes to war, it will do so accompanied by robotic soldiers, an Iranian general said earlier today. Reported in Iran’s state-owned Fars News Service, it’s a scary-sounding …

Robotics

Why people leave their bodies to medical research – and what happens

The first thing you notice as you walk into the operating theatre is the smell. There isn’t one. There’s no whiff of chemical preservatives, no sniff of disinfectant and, reassuringly, no smell of bodies. The room is brightly lit, spotlessly clean and there’s little noise apart from the buzz of …

Newcastle University

Rodent recall: false but happy memories implanted in sleeping mice

Scientists have succeeded in creating false but happy memories in mice, in the first demonstration of memory manipulation during sleep.<p>In the study, positive feelings about a particular place were artificially written into the animal’s memory, which caused them to seek out that place in search of a …

The Brain

Control Your Smartphone With Stickers On Your Skin

For those times when your pocket is just too far<p>Fumbling for a cell phone that rang during a meeting can be pretty embarrassing, and tapping out an email on a smartwatch is always a frustrating experience. To make mobile devices even simpler to control, a team of German and American computer …

Remote Controls

Pinterest-Worthy Party Planning Tips from Top Pinners

Ain’t no party like a Pinterest party! You know who said that? We did. But Pinterest confirmed it, so it’s totally legit. According to the visual …

Delicate Pearl Knuckle Rings

DIY<p>Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 12 comments<p>Knuckle rings are totally my jam right now, so when I spotted this set of pearl rings while cruising …

Young Adults Most Worried About Vaccines, Poll Finds

Some 41 percent of people younger than 30 favor allowing parents to not vaccinate their kids.<p>Younger adults are more likely than older Americans to harbor doubts about getting their vaccinations, new Pew Research Center survey data reveals. Meanwhile, a U.S. measles outbreak this winter has revved …

Public Health

How to make a Folding Envelope Heart Mug Rug - Tutorial

How about a Mug Rug you can fold up into an envelope? Slip a tea bag inside and you have a fun present or a special way to lay the table for a tea …

Supermassive Black Hole Found Farting A Trillion Suns' Worth Of Energy

Scientists zero in on the size, shape, and speed of the gas that reconfigures galaxies<p>At the center of any massive galaxy, you’ll most likely find one daunting portion of space-time: a supermassive black hole. These gigantic gravity wells are so enormous, they have a mass that’s equal to millions …

Black Holes

Union Square West Cosmopolitan: Living Room

Save<p>459 Saves<br>• 5 Questions<p>Details: Photographer: Crystal Waye Photo Design<p>Other Photos in Union Square West Cosmopolitan<p>This photo has 5 questions<p>Ask a …

Living Rooms

Universal Design On the Tipping Point

Perhaps it’s the growing cadre of baby boomers or the number of families trying to accommodate granny as well as young children, but in discussions …

Universal Design

Quick and Easy Home Renovations on a Budget

With a few architectural and decorative changes, this dated house is turned into a welcoming country cottage.<p>With a few architectural and decorative …

Beginners Guide To Mastering DJ Mixes

Hey folks. I thought we should start a dedicated thread related to post recording techniques we can use to make our mixes sound awesome.<p>Here's a …

DIY: Different Ways to Make Enamel Dots

A few posts ago I shared how to make pretty flower headbands for little girls, bridesmaids or for gifting - I used an enamel dot for the center, and …

Tutorial: 10 ways Lightroom can save you time

Lightroom is all about productivity and workflow, making you a more efficient photographer who works smarter, rather than harder. Here are some of …

How to Make Custom DIY Water Bottle Labels for Your Next Party

After you have your prints, it's time to cut them out! I used the old-fashioned scissor technique, but you could also use an X-Acto knife or paper …

The big fat February Final Cut Pro X tutorial roundup

Quite a few free tutorials to get through in this roundup. From just starting out in FCPX & Motion, to advanced sound techniques & fixes, there is …

Tutorials

Personalised Duffel-Style Bags - Free Tutorial!

This easy to follow and information packed tutorial shows you how to make not just one, but <b>all</b> sizes of this versatile duffel style bag.<p>The keychain …

How to Fake a Face Lift

<b>1. Boosted Brows</b><br>Bushy brows are trendy, but let yours go too native and they can start to drag eyes down. "Creating a higher arch results in a more awake look, says Sania Vucetaj, founder of Sania's Brow Bar in New York City. First, make an outline of your desired brow shape with a brow pencil. …

The 10 Reno Mistakes Everybody Makes — And How to Fix Them

The 10 Best Parallax Design Tutorials Ever

Parallax scrolling is nothing new to web design. If anything, this effect must be used more often to create stunning and attractive pages on your …

The complete SEO guide for photographers: 50 tips to maximize your Google rankings & get found online

This is not a shallow list of Google's ranking factors; that would have been too vague. I wanted instead to gather all photography SEO ideas and turn …

Google Analytics