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The 10 Traits of Mentally Tough People

And four things they do to make themselves even tougher.<p><i>"How do I become mentally strong?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Dean Yeong, entrepreneur and writer on DeanYeong.com, on</b> …

Self-improvement

What came before the big bang?

Some people take the new year as an opportunity to contemplate their goals; Alan Lightman, writing in the January issue of Harper’s magazine, takes the opportunity to contemplate the creation of the universe.<p>It’s a topic too vast and unimaginable for most of us to wrap our brains around, but …

Dark Matter

50 trips everyone should take in the US in their lifetime

America has been called a lot of things: beautiful, majestic, wild, and great. It's all those and more.<p>Whether you're driving down the Pacific Coast Highway, whale watching in Cape Cod, or embracing your inner child at Orlando's Disney World, the US is full of incredible surprises.<p>From the East …

Mauna Kea

Will Our Descendants Survive the Destruction of the Universe?

Billions of years from now, the universe as we know it will cease to exist. The good news is, that gives us a lot of time to prepare, and maybe even …

Dark Matter

The 50 (New) Healthiest Foods of All Time—With Recipes

Harissa<p><b>Why it’s good for you:</b> This spicy chili paste or powder is having a moment, and for good reason. Recipes for harissa can differ, but in …

Apple CarPlay could completely disrupt the auto industry in one important way — and we tried it

General Motors, for one, will be making Apple CarPlay available on nearly its entire 2016 model lineup, according to Consumer Reports. Android Auto will come later.<p>We recently spent a few days with CarPlay in a 2016 GM vehicle, and the experience was a mixed bag. But that might have had more to do …

Chevrolet Corvette

How Is It Possible That Galaxies Are Moving Away From Us Faster Than the Speed of Light?

According to Albert Einstein, the speed of light is an absolute constant beyond which nothing can move faster. So, how can galaxies be traveling …

Astrophysics

New Horizons May Get Its First Mission Beyond Pluto

NASA’s New Horizons probe made history when it made the closest ever flyby to Pluto. But it’s job may not be over yet.<p>The space agency announced yesterday that it has picked a new potential target for the probe in the solar system’s Kuiper Belt.<p>The target in question is 2014 MU69, an object in the …

Space

Nasa may have found the most Earth-like planet to date

<i>UPDATE: Nasa has now announced its findings. Read all about it here.</i><p>Nasa may have just found the closest thing to an Earth-like planet in the …

Universe

Mind-blowing Pluto has ice mountains and water

<b>Laurel, Maryland (CNN) —</b> It had been downgraded to a dwarf planet. It looked like a fuzzy blob in our best telescopes. And it was often referred to as just an icy orb. Even scientists working on the first mission to Pluto expected to find an old, pockmarked world.<p>But Pluto is turning out to be full …

Solar System

What's Really Warming the World? Climate deniers blame natural factors; NASA data proves otherwise

Methodology<p>NASA's Model<p>Researchers who study the Earth's climate create models to test their assumptions about the causes and trajectory of global …

Climate Change

Quantum Phase: Time, Parallel Realities and the Brain

Brendan D. Murphy, <i>Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>The ‘Many Worlds’ Theory<p>The eminent physicist and co-founder of string theory, Michio Kaku, has actually</i> …

Weight Training Diet: How to Build Muscle Mass and Lose Fat

Designing any weight training diet may be one of the most important factors in achieving your body building goals. Some bodybuilders declare that a …

Scientists just got the first close-up look at some perplexing white spots in space, and they're more mystified than ever

Last March, NASA's Dawn spacecraft made history when it became the first mission to ever orbit a dwarf planet.<p>Before Dawn, the best images we had of the dwarf planet Ceres were taken by the Hubble Space Telescope in the early 2000s from a distance of 257 million miles away. And about the only thing …

Astronomy

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How sugar affects the brain - Nicole Avena

5 Multiple Choice &<br>3 Open Answer Questions<p>Learn<br>More<p>1 Guided Discussions &<br>33 Open Discussions<p>Create and share a new lesson based on this …

Dow Chemical just announced a bunch of layoffs

Specifically, the US chemical giant, which had $58 billion in sales in 2014, will cut 1,500-1,750 positions or 3% of its global workforce, in its effort to boost profitability.<p>"At our Investor Day last fall, we committed to a new, three-year $1 billion productivity drive," Dow CFO Howard …

Markets

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

Black Holes

The Tsunami's Wake

It was just after 10:30 a.m. when Noppasri Jailak received a panicked phone call from a neighbor about water surging through their street. The …

Andaman and Nicobar

You Need an Algorithm, Not a Data Scientist

Mark Twain once said: “The past does not repeat itself, but it rhymes.” Although future events have unique circumstances, they typically follow familiar past patterns. Today, data scientists can predict everything from disease outbreaks to mortality to riots.<p>It’s no surprise, then, that companies …

Scientists Discover That Exercise Changes Your DNA

<i>The human genome is astonishingly complex and dynamic, with genes constantly turning on or off, depending on what biochemical signals they receive</i> …

Satellite’s 1st Carbon Dioxide Maps of Earth Revealed

This past summer, NASA launched its first satellite devoted to measuring atmospheric carbon dioxide, a heat-trapping gas that is driving global warming. Thursday (Dec. 18), scientists with the space agency unveiled the first carbon maps obtained by the spacecraft, named the Orbiting Carbon …

Climate Change

The top 10 science stories of 2014

From the comet landing to finding the Franklin ship, the year in review<p>Out of the hundreds of fascinating science stories we come across each season, …

Endurance Sports Actually Enhance Your DNA

It’s no secret that sticking to a regular exercise routine is good for your body <i>and</i> your mind. But until now, scientists haven’t known exactly how …

Worst US airlines for baggage loss and mishaps

The latest DoT Air Travel Consumer Report ranks America's airlines by "mishandled" baggage incidents as a fraction of passengers carried -- the worst …

Video Shows Astronaut’s-Eye View of Orion Spaceship Ride

It's been two weeks since a test version of NASA's Orion deep-space capsule took an uncrewed ride to a spot in outer space 3,600 miles from Earth and back, but the space agency has just released a video showing what astronauts would have seen during the spaceship's descent and splashdown in the …

Best Space Pictures of 2014: A Year's Delights Courtesy of Starry Nights

Of the 350 breathtaking space photos we published in 2014, here are our picks for the 12 best of the year.

Astronomy

India takes giant step to manned space mission

The successful launch of India's first rocket equipped with an astronaut module brings it closer to sending a man into space<p>India took a giant step towards to making its first manned space mission after it successfully launched its latest rocket with a crew module for astronauts.<p>The testing of its …

Space Exploration