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Does the Sound of Noisy Eating Drive You Mad? Here’s Why

Misophonia - a hatred of sounds such as loud eating and chewing - is real.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Time.com</i><p>If you’ve ever been tempted to …

5 Weeknight Dinners Anyone Can Make in Under 30 Minutes

Quick and easy dinners are the bread and butter of my meal plan, week in and week out. From Monday through Friday you won't find recipes with a …

12 Things You Need to Know Before Going Vegan

Switching to a vegan diet? Here's what you need to know before making the change.

The Seven Major Chakras

Study of the Chakras<p>The word chakra is derived from the Sanskrit word meaning wheel. If we were able to see the chakras as many(psychics, in fact, …

Zendaya Reveals She Was Cheated On

And gives fans some advice.<p>Zendaya is known for offering her fans all sorts of advice, most notably about real-life relationships and how to navigate love and emotions, via her app. However, in her most recent update, Zendaya got extra personal and revealed that she was cheated on in a previous …

Relationships

Here's How To Watch The Eclipse Without Ruining Your Eyes

Beware before looking to the sky.<p>On August 21, those lucky enough to live in its path will witness the moon completely covering the sun in the first total solar eclipse in more than three decades. The astronomical phenomenon is prompting viewing parties, school closures and visitors from around the …

Here's How to Photograph The Solar Eclipse Without Damaging Your Camera

Get your camera settings right.<p>Darkness is coming. At least, partial darkness, depending on where you live.<p>On Monday, August 21, people across the US …

Why Do Humans Talk to Animals If They Can’t Understand?

The tendency to converse with dogs, cats, and hamsters ultimately says more about people than it does about their pets.<p>“Do you think it’s weird that I tell Nermal I love her multiple times a day?”<p>My sister’s question was muffled, her face stuffed in the fur of her six-month-old kitten (named for …

Pets

6 Breakfast Staples I Always Have as a 20-Something on a Budget

It's taken me a while to get used to the many requirements of "adulting," especially eating a good breakfast without blowing money. After a few years as a working 20-something, I've finally learned that waking up just a <i>little</i> earlier to feed myself in the morning before heading out for a long day …

Here’s What You Should Look For When The Sky Goes Dark On Aug. 21

Hint: This isn’t your typical August night sky.<p>While a partial eclipse will be visible for all to see in North America, those gathered along the path of totality — a 70-mile-wide strip stretching diagonally across the entirety of the continental US — will get to experience the moon fully blocking …

Box breathing for anxiety: Techniques and tips

Box breathing, sometimes called square breathing, is a simple tool for managing anxiety.<p>A racing heart, rapid breathing, and dizziness can make …

Would You Believe Jon Snow?

In its current season, Game of Thrones is exploring the life of another kind of monster: the alternative fact.<p><b>This post references plot points through Season 7, Episode 5 of Game of Thrones.</b><p>“Perhaps we ought to listen to what he has to say.”<p>Sam Tarly is trying his best to convince the maesters of …

TV Series

Can Trauma Experienced By Your Great-Great-Grandparents Be Passed On To You?

Our families pass on pieces of themselves to us in more than one way. Your eye colour may be thanks to genetic inheritance, but not everything we …

Here's Your Critical Guide to the Hospitable Earth-Like Exoplanets

by Brad Bergan and Victor Tangermann August 16, 2017 Off World 4929<p>There’s a vital human desire to discover and explore other planets like Earth, so …

Fascism, Explained

History has provided examples.<p>Over the weekend, white nationalists descended to Charlottesville, Virginia, to participate in "Unite The Right," an event intended to advocate white culture and condemning pro-immigration tactics, among other issues. Starting with the participants's march on the …

How to make your own pinhole viewer to watch the solar eclipse

Later today, the moon will pass in front of the sun treating everyone in North America to a total solar eclipse, while parts of South America, Africa …

Solar Eclipse

'The most dangerous US company you have never heard of": Sinclair, a rightwing media giant

Sinclair is the largest broadcast company in America. But its partisan politics – and connections to the White House – are raising concerns<p>Most Americans don’t know it exists. Primetime US news refers to it as an “under-the-radar company”. Unlike Fox News and Rupert Murdoch, virtually no one …

The Dark Minds of the 'Alt-Right'

The startling results of a new study that asked white nationalists what they really believe<p>Some of the protesters who marched through Charlottesville last weekend were described as “alt-right,” a newish term that has been used for everyone from white supremacists to economic populists. But what …

Alt-Right

Seven things no one tells you before you go vegan

Two years ago, bodybuilder Robert Webster took the decision to eradicate meat and diary from his diet. He describes what he's learnt since<p>1. You can get all the protein you need<p>When you go vegan, it seems like everybody suddenly becomes Dr Nutrition. This is usually a good thing – they care about …

Here are 6 Easy Ways to Find the Cheapest Flights Using Google

If you’re not already familiar with Google Flights, let us introduce you to one of the quickest and most efficient travel search engines out there. …

Delete yourself from the internet with this website

If endless cyber attack scare stories, viral fake news articles, online abuse and the election of Donald Trump have given yourself the resolve to walk away from the internet, you're in luck.<p>Developers in Sweden have created a website that can help you delete your online presence with just a few …

When White Nationalists Get DNA Tests That Reveal African Ancestry

An analysis of Stormfront forums shows a sometimes sophisticated understanding of the limits of ancestry tests.<p>The white-nationalist forum Stormfront hosts discussions on a wide range of topics, from politics to guns to <i>The Lord of the Rings</i>. And of particular and enduring interest: genetic ancestry …

Molecular Biology

How to Eat Avocado for Breakfast

Avocados can be good for so much more than topping toast (though we do love that, too!). Packed with healthy fats and fiber, this delicious fruit is …

Here’s Where You Can See Every Total Solar Eclipse for the Next 50 Years

A total solar eclipse will obscure the sun in parts of 14 states across the U.S. on Aug. 21, a rare event that’s been called the “Great American …

Solving a Murder Mystery With Ancestry Websites

Investigators in Washington have tried for decades to identify a teenage girl who was brutally killed near a lake. They might finally succeed with popular genealogy databases.<p>On August 9, 1977, David Roth drove his mother’s car to Silver Lake. It was a hot day for Washington, the temperature …

Crime

How to Refocus the Wandering Mind? 6 Simple Ways - Blogs - Jerusalem Post

<b>Abstract:</b><p>A wandering mind is a common and frustrating occurrence that leaves us unable to focus on the task or project at hand. Some different …

Why is the US still fighting the civil war?

Confederate symbols have become a crucible of racial tension in the US. White nationalists claim they are important monuments – but are they just a way to rewrite an ugly history and revive the battles of the past?<p>In St Paul’s memorial church in Charlottesville, Virginia, last Friday, just up the …

Sperm Count in Western Men Has Dropped Over 50 Percent Since 1973, Paper Finds

The sperm count of men in Western countries has been declining precipitously with no signs of “leveling off,” according to new research, bolstering a school of thought that male health in the modern world is at risk, possibly threatening fertility.<p>By examining thousands of studies and conducting a …

Scientists Are Finally Set to Mass-Produce The Active Compound Found in Magic Mushrooms

Psilocybin for everrrrybody!<p>For nearly 60 years scientists have known the chemical responsible for magic mushrooms' psychedelic reputation is a …

What Trump Gets Wrong About Antifa

If the president is concerned about violence on the left, he can start by fighting the white supremacist movements whose growth has fueled its rise.<p>In his Tuesday press conference, Donald Trump talked at length about what he called “the alt left.” White supremacists, he claimed, weren’t the only …

Rights & Freedoms