Tessa Hagen

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20 Lost Albums Ripe For Rediscovery

Click or tap to zoom into this image<p>This is an image <i>1</i> of 20<p>Leatherface, ‘Mush’<p><b>Leatherface, 'Mush'</b>. Fucked Up's Pink Eyes said: "To me this is the …

Computex 2016 verdict: Behold the new brains of the computer

The CPU is dead. Long live the GPU.<p>When we were planning our approach this year to covering Computex, the largest IT trade show in Asia, there was some confusion about where exactly Intel had gone. No show-floor booth, only one keynote presentation.<p>At that point there was a sense that maybe this …

Are You in Despair? That’s Good

WHEN the world gets you down, do you feel just generally “bad”? Or do you have more precise emotional experiences, such as grief or despair or gloom?<p>In psychology, people with finely tuned feelings are said to exhibit “emotional granularity<i>.</i><i>”</i> When reading about the abuses of the Islamic State, for …

Emotional Intelligence

Stone Age dog bone sheds new light on possible 'dual origins' of pet dogs

<b>A dog bone found at an Irish Stone Age tomb has helped to shed new light on the possible dual origins of pet dogs.</b><p>The dog bone, believed to date back almost 5,000 years, was unearthed at Newgrange in County Meath - an ancient monument built by Stone Age farmers.<p>Scientists at Trinity College Dublin …

MIT's new visualization tool is a goldmine for data nerds

Love impressing your pals with all there is to know about computer science? Or perhaps state geography is more your thing?<p>MIT Media Lab, in partnership with Deloitte and the data visualization startup Datawheel, has just gone live with perhaps the most extensive tool ever created for mining and …

Noam Chomsky

FEW disciplines are so strongly associated with a single figure: Einstein in physics and Freud in psychology, perhaps. But Noam Chomsky is the man …

Noam Chomsky

How To Love Yourself The Way You’d Love Somebody Else

By Brianna Wiest,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1sqLJfc<p>There are usually two ways you can identify that somebody recognizes truth: they appear …

17 Books To Get You Through Your Quarter-Life Crisis

By Kim Quindlen,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1yampdP<p>When I was in kindergarten, I peed my pants in the middle of an in-class exercise. It was a …

His stress is not like her stress

Muscles tighten, the heart pounds and nausea takes hold: In the face of sudden stress, men and women respond alike. But when threats, scares or …

Create an Extraordinary Life: 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Daily

<b>“We have one precious life: do something extraordinary today, even if it's tiny. A pebble starts the avalanche.” ~K.A. Laity</b><p>Do you have a vision of a …

4 Ways to Learn Anything in 20 Hours

<i>“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.”</i> — Mahatma Gandhi<p>What if you could learn anything in 20 hours, what would …

Self-improvement

The 15 best poetry books of all time

Lana Del Rey and Father John Misty Take Acid and Then Get All Zayn and Gigi in the Video for "Freak"

11 minutes of strained-eye sepia haziness, slow-mo shots of blissed-out transcendence, underwater angels, and loads of good looking people.<p>Lana Del Ray pinky-promised that she’d rope in Father John Misty for a music video and made good on her word last night with the video for "Freak". Taken from …

What If Your Anxiety or Depression Is Actually "DDD"?

An increasingly common psychological disorder called depersonalization may be going undiagnosed.<p>There are many analogies Sandy Gale uses to describe her affliction: It's as if she is separated from others by an invisible barrier, as though her "self" doesn't completely fill out her skin, or that …

The Easiest Way to Learn ggplot2

(This article was first published on <b> DataCamp Blog</b>, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers)Learn how to produce meaningful and beautiful data …

The 15 Most Philosophical Comedy Movies of All Time

We are curious by nature, and that’s one of the many things that make us human. We want to know how things work and why. Our curiosity has taken us …

What is the female orgasm for? Science, gender bias, and the “upsuck” theory that won’t go away

<b>Meg Ryan in "When Harry Met Sally" (MGM Studios)</b><p>Female orgasms, like male nipples, have no direct biological function. Which means the science gets a bit strange<p>Tim Lewens<p>February 7, 2016 5:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Meaning of Science”<p>Hearts are clearly for pumping blood, lungs are for drawing …

The 11 smartest things to do with your money in your 20s

Entering the "real world" in your 20s is thrilling, but far from simple.<p>On top of navigating the job-search process and learning the ins and outs of renting an apartment, you have to figure out what to do with your first paychecks.<p>To help, we've rounded up the smartest things 20-somethings who are …

Roth IRA

States of Mind: Tracing the Edges of Consciousness review – walking in a waking dream

<b>Wellcome Collection, London</b><br>From gothic nightmares and early neural imaging to the operating theatre, an inspired exhibition explores the mysterious territory at the borders of wakefulness<p>What does thought look like? In the early days of photography a French army officer called Louis Darget believed …

Consciousness

The Role of Death in Finding Meaning in Life

"Whoever develops awareness of death by thinking, 'I'm following the dharma by considering mortality once a day or night, or during meals, are unmindful and inattentive; to follow the dharma one should be aware of death as one breaths in and out, chews and swallows. Train yourself to live in …

I Tried to Hack Hours off My Sleep Time by Going 'Polyphasic'

I would feel great, the internet promised.<p>By 5:15 AM, I was bored again.<p>It was winter 2011, and I'd just managed—after a month without coffee, alcohol or cigarettes (more or less)—to prise my internal sleep clock into two chunks. No longer would I fall into bed around one and crawl out again in …

100 Podcasts That Will Make You Smarter, Better, and Wiser

Listen to these 100 podcasts and you will become wiser, smarter, and better at business and life.<p>Podcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, …

Scientists confirm: Ending your text messages with a full stop is heartless

Research finds that a full stop is seen as shutting down a conversation. Here are some other points of scientifically-validated text etiquette.<p>Everyone knows that ending text messages with a full stop is unnecessarily harsh. And research now confirms it.<p>Psychologists at the University of Binghamton …

21 business-etiquette rules every professional should know

In "The Essentials of Business Etiquette," Barbara Pachter writes about the rules people need to understand to conduct and present themselves appropriately in professional social settings.<p>We looked through the book and spoke to Pachter to find the most important tips on how to introduce yourself, …

The truth about Bernie Sanders’ “socialism”: Everything you need to know about the candidate’s mould-breaking political philosophy

<b>(AP/Charlie Neibergall)</b><p>Sanders has taken the Democratic primary by storm, a feat that would have been unprecedented until very recently<p>Conor Lynch<p>October 21, 2015 6:58pm (UTC)<p>On Sunday, after a week of being asked whether he was a socialist or a capitalist, and accused of being a communist by some …

12 beautiful words describing love that don't have an English equivalent

LONDON — Have you ever had a strong feeling or emotion that you can't easily put into words? Although the English language might not be able to help, …

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Nasa images of cosmic catastrophe give glimpse of Earth's ultimate fate

Earth’s final days are in the distant future, but the the death of a far-off solar system revealed in images from Kepler 2 shows how the world might end<p>The destruction of a solar system has been captured for the first time by astronomers who said the violent events provide a grim glimpse of Earth’s …

The Philosophy Of Star Trek: Is The Prime Directive Ethical?

Within the <i>Star Trek</i> universe, the Prime Directive is a crucial regulation that is binding on Starfleet personnel. How well does it work as an ethical rule?<p>The Prime Directive (officially Starfleet Order 1) is a prohibition on interference with the other cultures and civilizations representatives of …

Star Trek