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Here's an Easy Two-Minute Trick to Calm Your Racing Mind

<b>Obsess much? Here's a way to stop the cycle (and basically tell your brain to STFU).</b><p><i>By Amanda Schupak</i>, SELF<p>Photo: Kyle Ericksen/WWD<p>Replays of awkward interactions, missed opportunities and embarrassing regrets distract us during the day and keep us up at night. Think about how many times you've …

Mindfulness

Gene-edited 'micropigs' to be sold as pets at Chinese institute

The pigs are endearing but scientists warn that they may be a distraction from more serious research.<p>Cutting-edge gene-editing techniques have …

Genetics

The 5 Most Romantic Road Trips

When my now-husband and I were 16, our favorite date was to hop in his GTO and hit the road, setting out to see what there was to see. While …

Mars: five big mysteries still left to solve on the Red Planet

After Nasa announces there is liquid water on Mars, what other mysterious discoveries can we expect to solve on the Red Planet?<p><b>Following Nasa's announcement of liquid water on Mars</b><b>,</b> we have looked at some of the other theories about what is left to be discovered on the Red Planet.<p>There are several …

The theory of parallel universes is not just maths – it is science that can be tested

The existence of parallel universes may seem like something cooked up by science fiction writers, with little relevance to modern theoretical …

This Video Of A UFO Spotted Flying Across The Florida Sky Will Give You The Creeps

America gets all the UFOs and aliens. Even all the baddies always fight it out only in the US of A. So, following tradition, this highly debatable …

Physicists Discover "Hidden Chaos" Lurking Everywhere

It appears that the standard tools used to identify chaotic signatures might be missing lots of hidden chaos — especially in systems that seem like …

If we live in one of multiple universes, here's how we could find out

The existence of parallel universes may seem like something cooked up by science fiction writers, with little relevance to modern theoretical physics.<p>But the idea that we live in a "multiverse" made up of an infinite number of parallel universes has long been considered a scientific possibility — …

Quantum Mechanics

4 Ways To Fire Up The Sexually Hungry Marriage

It can go like this: You want sex and your partner doesn't. Or your partner wants sex and you don't. Or it seems like neither one of you wants sex and are more interested in watching Netflix. What's up with that? You know that you love each other and yet the idea of sex is just not that exciting …

Aussie Doctor Suggests People Consider the Diets of Holocaust Victims If They Want to Lose Weight

A prominent Australian doctor has suggested that obese or overweight people could ponder victims of the Nazi Holocaust and the harsh dietary regimes …

Diets

Pre-Adamites: Ancient Civilizations developed on Earth before history suggests

Is it possible that advanced civilization existed on Earth before “recorded” history? Is it possible that religion only tells one side of the …

Lost resting place of Egyptian queen Nefertiti may have been hidden by Tutankhamun's tomb, archaeologist says

An English archaeologist has suggested that the tomb of Tutankhamun, the most famous of Egypt's pharaohs, is hiding a secret that has eluded researchers since its discovery more than 90 years ago.<p>Dr. Nicholas Reeves of the University of Arizona told the Times of London that he believes he has …

Ancient History

How What You Believe Affects What You're Like When You're High

For decades, connoisseurs of psychedelics have said that "set and setting"—your state of mind and your environment—influence how you experience drugs. And they're right.<p>Psychedelic connoisseurs are usually well versed in "set and setting," or the the idea that both your state of mind, beliefs, and …

Consciousness

10 Things You Should Know Before Dating Someone in an Open Relationship

You better be comfortable following the rules if you want to play.<p><b>1. She's not going to jump into bed with you.</b> I mean, she might, but it's not a given. Open is the status of her relationship, not her legs.<p><b>2. She's going to jump into bed with you.</b> I know what I just wrote. But you should prepare …

10 Everyday Habits We Didn't Know Are Damaging Our Brains Slowly

If you have started making more typing mistakes, aren’t able to think as fast and as creatively as you could a few years ago, indications are clear …

Europe just invested over $380 million in an alien-hunting space mission to Jupiter

On July 17, the European Space Agency — Europe's version of NASA — announced that they were issuing a contract to award the U.S.-equivalent of $384 million to the European-based company Airbus Defense and Space.<p>Jupiter has become one of the most likely neighborhoods in our solar system with the …

Astronomy

2 Ways to Beat Your Fear of Rejection, Backed by Research

We all deal with fear of rejection. Jia Jiang did too. But he overcame it… thanks to a box of donuts.<p>He explains how this happened in his wonderful …

Krispy Kreme

17 Phenomenal Pictures Of Space That Will Fill You With Awe

The shortlist for the Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2015 competition will give you the feels.

6 of the Best Dinner Dishes for Dad on Father’s Day

Father’s Day is coming up, and it’s time to prepare a feast for Dad. There’s no better way to celebrate your father than by cooking up his favorite …

6 perfect food pairings to make you a better runner

Green tea + Toast = Less overeating<p>Starchy breakfast favourites like toast, pancakes and cereal are a great way for runners to load up on …

Facebook’s newest deep learning system makes samples of images that humans think are real 40% of the time

Researchers at Facebook have taken a step closer to a holy grail of artificial intelligence known as unsupervised learning. They’ve come up with a way to generate samples of real photographs that don’t look all that fake.<p>In fact, the computer-generated samples — of scenes featuring planes, cars, …

Earth 'entering new extinction phase' - US study

<b>The Earth has entered a new period of extinction, a study by three US universities has concluded, and humans could be among the first casualties.</b><p>The report, led by the universities of Stanford, Princeton and Berkeley, said vertebrates were disappearing at a rate 114 times faster than normal.<p>The …

Biodiversity

What is a Wormhole?

A wormhole is a theoretical passage through space-time that could create shortcuts for long journeys across the universe. Wormholes are predicted by …

A crazy new theory solves 40-year-old mystery about what happens inside of a black hole

What happens once you cross this threshold is a long-standing mystery that the world's leading scientists have been pondering for decades with little headway.<p>Now, a recent paper presented at a conference in Paris this week has proposed a solution by looking at black holes in a completely different …

Physics

The Mysterious 'Lakes' on Saturn's Moon Titan

<b>Fast Facts:</b><p>› Scientists have been puzzled by how the depressions holding 'lakes' of liquid hydrocarbons on Titan were hollowed.<p>› A recent study finds …

Astronomy

UFO Sighting 2015: Alien Faces Seen on Picture of Mars Taken by NASA's Rover?

An enthusiast of extraterrestrial body has claimed that he saw ancient faces on a picture of Mars taken by NASA's Rover.<p>UFO (Unidentified Flying …

Move Over, Mars: Saturn’s Moon Titan Is Surprisingly Earth-Like

Titan may be an outer solar system world, but it has inner solar system cred.<p>Over the last few years, scientists have discovered several Earthlike planets orbiting other stars, suggesting that our comfy planetary setup is not all that unique in the universe. In fact, it may not even be that unique …

Astronomy