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5 Ways You Can Use Mindfulness To Fix Your Brain, Reduce Stress And Boost Performance

There’s no shortage of advice out there claiming to make you better, but mindfulness meditation is the rare, research-proven technique that boosts your performance by physically altering your brain.<p>Researchers from the University of British Columbia recently pooled data from more than 20 studies to …

Mindfulness

Why a psychiatrist thinks the key to happiness might be swallowing the right bacteria

That these organisms influences us as much — if not more — as we influence them is a powerful idea, explored in fecal transplant therapies and microbiome sequencing.<p>It's also one that some researchers want to take advantage of, psychologically speaking.<p>They're looking for psychobiotics — bacteria …

Biology

BREAKING: Never-before-seen Shakespeare play discovered in travelling case

An unfinished and unpublished script authored by the legendary playwright William Shakespeare has been discovered in London...<p><i>Please be aware this</i> …

Photos Of Abandoned Buildings In Europe Show The Beauty In Ruins

“I simply adore the patterns and textures of old, decaying buildings: they remind me that everything is impermanent.”<p>German photographer Christian Richter, 36, has spent the past seven years traveling across Europe, photographing the insides of decaying buildings. He is driven by a love for the …

RX1R II: The Perfect Travel Camera

In 1988, The Sugarcubes debut album “Life’s Too Good” was getting heavy rotation in my college dorm and served as an introduction to the quirky …