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US Navy's 'Star Wars' weapon can can fire missiles 3 times the speed of sound

The US Navy 'Star Wars' weapon that can can fire missiles at three times the speed of sound from existing warship guns<p>Warships carry dozens of …

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7 things you (probably) didn’t know about the Napoleonic Wars

Jem Duducu, author of The Napoleonic Wars in 100 Facts, reveals seven things you might not have known about the 25 years (or so) of conflict…<p>The …

Isil jihadists close Iraq dam gates

Islamic State fighters cut water supplies to two of the last areas in the province surrounding Ramadi that are still under the control of Baghdad<p>Islamic State jihadists have “closed” the gates of a dam in Ramadi city in Iraq, cutting the water supplies to two areas controlled by the Iraqi …

CIA veteran: The Obama administration does not understand how to fight ISIS

"I don't think they understand the kind of war they need to fight," Henry Crumpton, a former CIA official who led teams in Afghanistan against the Taliban, told the publication. "They're waging the war they want to fight but not the one that will lead to success."<p>The Obama administration's efforts …

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

12 Ways to Calm the Overactive Mind

Gregg Prescott, M.S., <i>In5D Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Have you ever laid in bed trying to sleep while a constant stream of thoughts flow through your mind? Do …

How Successful People Stay Calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with more than a million people, and we’ve found that 90% of top performers are skilled at managing their emotions in times of stress in order to remain calm …

7 Choices Happy People Make Every Day

About one-third of the U.S. population describes itself as "very happy," according to the polling agency Harris Interactive — a higher number than I think many of us might expect.<p>These are the people in your office who are upbeat and eager no matter what unexpected challenges come their way, and …

4 Lifehacks From Ancient Philosophers That Will Make You Happier

<b>You’ve probably heard about Stoics or Stoicism — and most of what you know is wrong.</b><p><b>They weren’t joyless bores. The ancient Stoics were the first</b> …

A Zen Approach to Depression

In his book, <i>Going to Pieces Without Falling Apart</i>, psychiatrist Mark Epstein, M.D. tells the famous Buddhist story of Kisagotami and the mustard seed:<p>…

10 best apps to train your brain

Whether it's to focus at work, do better at school, or just stay sharp, there are various reasons for wanting to boost brainpower. But maintaining psychological well-being is equally as important.<p>"Stress and anxiety are among the most pressing and far-reaching public health problems we face," says …