Thomas Zwicki

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We all know exercise makes you live longer. But this will actually get you off the couch.

When someone dies in the intensive care unit, the first thing the nurse does is turn off the EKG monitor. That’s because the heart can go on depolarizing — writing its electrical signature on the screen, if not actually pumping blood — for many minutes after everything else stops. It’s creepy, but …

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Five stories that will make you pay attention to your health

Yeah, yeah, yeah. How many times have you been told you need to pay attention to your health? And how often have you avoided that advice? No more. Read the five stories below, and you’ll be better for it.<p>These stories were published in The Washington Post’s Health and Science section over the past …

The 5 Best Motivational Videos of 2016 | Inc.com

Every year, I post the five most motivational videos to be posted on YouTube over the past 12 months. Here are my posts for 2015, 2014, and some timeless classics.<p>For 2016, I've focused on videos that will inspire you to make 2017 the best year ever. I figure we all need a year-end boost. Enjoy!<p>The …

Motivation

Building the Fabulous Harbin Ice and Snow Sculptures: Pictures

How sanctions are fueling a Russian food revolution | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Russia has always had a great tradition of making tasty meals from very little.<p>Where else would you find fried eggs with jam, gelatinous aspic creations or almost microscopically chopped "okroshka" soups on the menu?<p>With Moscow in the grip of sanctions that have hit menus hard -- President …

Sous-vide Cooking

Pop culture stimulates the evolution of the LA tech scene

Michael Yanover Contributor<p>Michael Yanover is the head of business development at Creative Artists Agency.<p>It wasn’t so long ago that venture capital was a suburban California phenomenon. Los Angeles didn’t have much in terms of a real tech scene — and even the actual city of San Francisco only had …

6 Photographers on Flipboard Dish on How to Improve Your Photography

TL;DR: wanna be a better photographer? The simple answer is: shoot every single day, study the work of other photographers, and try your darndest to find something new to say in your work. The other, slightly more complicated answer is: everyone has and should have a different approach to improving …

Cat S60 review: a rugged phone that can see in the dark

The Cat S60 feels indestructible from the moment you pick it up. The stainless steel and carbon fiber frame alone are enough to convince you that it's going to be just fine if (and when) you drop it. But the spec sheet backs this up, too. The phone is drop proof from up to 1.8 meters (6 feet). …

The Best College in Every State

Well, almost. Sorry, Alaska and New …

15 uses for your phone's camera (other than taking selfies)