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Mental Health Problems Rising Among College Students

Amy Ebeling struggled with anxiety and depression throughout college, as her moods swung from high to low, but she resisted help until all came crashing down senior year.<p>“At my high points I was working several jobs and internships — I could take on the world,” said Ebeling, 24, who graduated from …

Mental Health

This futuristic NASA ship could reach the edge of the solar system

It took the Voyager 1 spacecraft over three decades to leave the solar system (and scientists still aren't sure when it did). We need a new method of propulsion that will transport spacecraft faster than ever before. NASA is one of a few agencies developing a new way to sail through space, on the …

1.6 Million Students and Counting: How Barbara Oakley Cracked the Science of Learning | Heleo

“The biggest limitation is often just your own thoughts that you can’t do something.”<p><b>READ ON TO DISCOVER:</b><p><i>How Barbara Oakley flunked math and science</i> …

Everything you need to know about the vagus nerve

The vagus nerve is the longest and most complex of the 12 pairs of cranial nerves that emanate from the brain. It transmits information to or from …

Neurology

Scientists Foresee the Milky Way’s Death in Orbiting Black Holes

Galactic collision is imminent.<p>The Milky Way is on a collision course with the Andromeda galaxy, and when the two colossal entities meet, they’ll …

Universe

Scientists Modify Viruses with CRISPR to Kill Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria

CRISPR-Powered Viruses<p>Earlier this month, the annual CRISPR 2017 conference was held at Montana State University. Attendees were the first to hear …

From computer coding to toilet unblocking, we need well-rounded citizens, not rote-taught robots – and what you learn shouldn’t depend on where you live<p>It’s only after you have left school and, in adulthood, gained a bit of distance, that you can be fully aware of the gaps in your education. …

Education

Want Whiter Teeth? A Two-Minute Trick That Actually Works

Teeth whitening is a pain in the mouth. Or an expensive trip to the dentist. Or a total waste of time.<p>Thankfully, there’s something that avoids all …

How to Get Better Hair by Doing Less (Seriously)

Celebrity colorist Matt Rez of Mèche Salon in Beverly Hills suggests using your natural color as the canvas for highlights, rather than lifting your …

Hair

Google Chrome's latest update helps soup it up for more robust web apps

If you're an Android user, Google Chrome is probably your mobile browser of choice. And if it is, then this latest update might get you excited about …

2018 Porsche 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series is One-Upmanship Manifested

Surprisingly, the Porsche 911 Turbo S outnumbers the regular, non-S Turbo, at least in the States. Turbo buyers aren’t in the market to save money, …

Study: Even Moderate Drinking Can Change The Structure Of Your Brain

Science never seems to be able to agree about how much alcohol is actually bad for you, but new research found that it might be even less than you …

Scientists defy Einstein's prediction and use relativity to measure a star's mass

Astronomers scanning the skies with NASA's Hubble Space Telescope have pulled off a feat that even Albert Einstein had declared all but impossible: they've witnessed the subtle bending of one star's light by another star's gravity and used that distortion to measure a star's mass.<p>The findings, …

Affinity Photo Comes to iPad: The First Full-Powered Photo Editor on a Tablet

Affinity Photo,the photo editing and retouching program that has wooed many a photographer away from Adobe Photoshop, is now available on iPad. And …

India launches 'monster' rocket

<b>India's space agency has successfully launched its heaviest rocket.</b><p>The 640-tonne rocket blasted off from a launching site off the Bay of Bengal in Sriharikota.<p>As one website put it, "it's been a big day for India". The rocket will reduce the Indian Space Research Organisation's (Isro) reliance on …

No Joke: These Korean Stickers Remove Your Pimples Overnight

When I first caught wind of acne stickers, on the surface, they seemed like a farce. <i>Stickers?</i> I thought. <i>What, like Lisa Frank unicorns and puppies</i> …

Skin Care

Do Stars Vanish Into a Black Hole or Crash Against a Surface? A New Test Answers

While there are lots of theories about black holes, a staple of singularity lore is that all black holes have event horizons — a one-way membrane …

One of the most useful features of your iPhone is hidden to the left of the home screen - here's how to use it

Have you ever swiped left on your iPhone's home screen and seen a bunch of tiles there? Ever wondered what they are?<p>They're called "widgets," and …

There Is a Better Way to Teach Math (and Understand It)

In 1939, the fictional professor J. Abner Pediwell published a curious book called “The Saber-Tooth Curriculum.”<p>Through a series of satirical …

Want to be a better writer? Try letting a robot tell you what to do

There’s a scene in <i>I, Robot</i><i>,</i> the 2004 Will Smith movie, in which Smith’s character, Detective Spooner, tries to get a robot to understand that it’s not human.<p>“Can a robot write a symphony? Can a robot turn a canvas into a beautiful masterpiece?” he asks.<p>“Can you?” it replies.<p>This exchange typifies …

How Successful People Stay Calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance.<p>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 …

The Second Time I Learned to Read

An appreciation of teachers who push students in challenging directions.<p>I forgot again.<p>Every year I promise myself that when National Teacher Appreciation Week rolls around in May, I will write about the teacher who had the greatest influence on my life. And every year I look up and it’s June, and …

The Sony A9 Camera Review. So much more than an action camera. By Steve Huff

The Sony A9 Camera Review. So much more than an action camera. By Steve Huff The Sony A9 hype has now come and gone it seems. For those first few …

Scientists Hope to Use Stem Cells to Reverse Death in Controversial Study

Back From The Dead<p>Researchers seem to be setting their sights on increasingly lofty goals when it comes to the human body – from the world’s first …

This $13M Rolls-Royce could be the most expensive new car ever built

At roughly $3 million, the Bugatti Chiron is one of the most expensive production cars to ever reach showrooms, so the words "affordable" and "Bugatti" rarely, if ever, occupy real estate in the same sentence. However, that's what happened over the weekend.<p>On Saturday, Rolls-Royce unveiled a …

Adobe Scan puts a document scanner with text recognition on your phone

Portable document scanners are bulky, and mobile apps generally struggle to capture all the detail in documents written by hand. Adobe has tried to …

Tomorrow, SpaceX Will Forever Transform Spaceflight

Why Is This Dragon Special?<p>Tomorrow (June 1, 2017) will be a landmark date for commercial space travel. SpaceX is set to become the first privately …

Using This Simple Tool Will Make You Better Than 99 Percent of CEOs

Think of feedback like the gift that will keep you honest, successful and humble.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Editor’s Note: In the new podcast</i> Masters of Scale<i>, LinkedIn co-founder and Greylock partner Reid Hoffman explores his philosophy on how to scale a business</i> …