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Tickproof Your Yard Without Spraying

This year is expected to be one of the worst on record for ticks, and not just in the Northeast. At least one variety of disease-transmitting tick …

Robert Reich: America’s problem isn’t free trade — it’s the demise of an entire economic system

Factory work was once the backbone of the middle class. Now it’s all but gone, replaced by low-paying service jobs<p>Robert Reich<p>March 17, 2016 8:30am (UTC)<p>Both Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump are blaming free-trade deals for the decline of working-class jobs and incomes. Are they right?<p>Clearly, …

Which Apocalypse Scenario Is The Most Likely, According to Science?

Okay, everyone into the panic room.<p>Let’s face it, one day the world as we know it is going to end. Sure, it might only happen in roughly 6 billion …

Singularity

20 Amazing Under-the-Radar Albums of 2015

Keep on enjoying Adele's album, but here are 20 lesser-known masterworks that you might not have heard about during the last 12 months.<p>I listened to …

Photograph: Alicia Canter for the Guardian<p>Julia Holter.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/ae140387d4c0af1aaf79ace64ba889d79c9d6cea/0_21_1654_992/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: C Brandon/Redferns<p>Courtney …

Chinese cities are using this “mist cannon” to shoot pollution from the sky

With many cities in northeast China smothered by thick smog in recent months, the widespread use of face masks and air purifiers comes as no surprise. But some local governments have turned to a less familiar tool for combating air pollution: the mist cannon.<p>Late last year, Hunan Jiujiu Mining …

Pollution

Robert Reich: America is now a full-scale oligarchy

Just 158 families are responsible for *half* the money contributed to presidential candidates. Our system is broken<p>According to an investigation by the New York Times, half of all the money contributed so far to Democratic and Republican presidential candidates—$176 million—has come from just 158 …

The top brain-training apps to keep your mind sharp

As an app released this week claims to improve the memory of patients with schizophrenia, we've taken a look at the best apps for training your brain<p>IQs across the world are experiencing a steady decline, with our collective intelligence <b>dropping by one IQ point in the last decade</b>.<p>According to …

Study: Meditation and yoga dramatically cut our need for health care services

Living a healthier life doesn’t have to be hard. That’s the conclusion of a new study, which found that using relaxation techniques such as meditation and yoga can reduce the number of hospital visits you might need.<p>The explanation is simple. Though stress-related illnesses won’t usually kill you …

General Hospital

Charts: Why Britain is doing everything to make China happy

Three years ago, the UK’s relations with China were in a deep freeze. After British prime minister David Cameron met with the Dalai Lama in London, an angry Beijing cancelled meetings and generally put the brakes on greater cooperation with Britain.<p>Looking to repair the relationship, Cameron …

China

3 Powerful Practices for Accessing the Healing Power of Your Mind

Justin Faerman, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>In recent years, a number of groundbreaking studies have been published showing a very direct link between our …