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How to Spend the First 10 Minutes of Your Day

If you’re working in the kitchen of Anthony Bourdain, legendary chef of Brasserie Les Halles, best-selling author, and famed television personality, you don’t dare so much as boil hot water without attending to a ritual that’s essential for any self-respecting chef: <i>mise-en-place.</i><p>The “Meez,” as …

Looking for Inspiration? Take a Hike.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Want to generate new ideas? Throw on your walking shoes.<p>A recent study published in the Journal of Experimental Psychology by Stanford University researchers Marily Oppezzo, a doctoral student in education psychology, and Daniel Schwartz, …

Creativity

Facebook altered 689,000 users' News Feeds for a psychology experiment

According to a new paper in the <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Science</i>, Facebook altered the News Feeds for hundreds of thousands of users as part of a psychology experiment devised by the company's on-staff data scientist. By scientifically altering News Feeds, the experiment sought to …

Fossilized Human Poop Reveals The Real Paleo Diet

Scientists said on Wednesday they found five samples of human fecal matter at an archeological site called El Salt, in the floor of a rock shelter where Neanderthals once lived.<p>Analysis of the samples provided a new understanding of the diet of this extinct human species, offering the first …

Paleo Diet

Is There Really a Universal Standard of Beauty? Journalist Esther Honig Goes On a Mission to Find Out

What does it mean to be beautiful? Depends on who you ask. A little over a month ago, Kansas City-based journalist Esther Honig called out to the …

Newfound Alien Planet 'Gliese 832c' May Be Able To Support Life

A newfound alien world might be able to support life — and it's just a stone's throw from Earth in the cosmic scheme of things.<p>An international team of astronomers has discovered an exoplanet in the star Gliese 832's "habitable zone" — the just-right range of distances that could allow liquid water …

75 Gorgeous–and Innovative–Wedding Hair Ideas

Endless inspiration for how to arrange your mane on the big day.<p>Whether you're a classicist in the vein of Emma Watson or Emma Stone, a bohemian spirit like Sienna Miller or Elle Fanning, a bold beauty akin to Rihanna, or a modern romantic à la Alicia Vikander or Nicole Kidman, you needn't limit …

4 Cheap Alternatives For Your Summer Vacation

No surprises here that Latin America and Europe are topping the list of preferred destinations for travelers this summer. And it should come as a shock to absolutely no one that "popular" also translates to "pricey."<p>An easy way to make the most out of your trip is to take the road less traveled, …

Facebook conducted secret psychology experiment on users' emotions

Facebook has conducted a secret massive psychology experiment on its users to find out how they respond to positive and negative messages - without telling participants<p>Over 600,000 Facebook users have taken part in a psychological experiment organised by the social media company, without their …

Social Media

Brides for sale: trafficked Vietnamese girls sold into marriage in China

When Kiab turned 16, her brother promised to take her to a party in a tourist town in northern Vietnam. Instead, he sold her to a Chinese family as a bride.<p>The ethnic Hmong teenager spent nearly a month in China until she was able to escape from her new husband, seek help from local police and …

Why Mosquitoes Bite Some People and Not Others -- And the Surprising, Natural Way to Avoid Bites

Why are some people so much more attractive to mosquitoes than others? And what can you do about the pesky little bloodsuckers, especially if you …