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When These Muscles Are Fitter Your Brain Is Also Fitter

The brains and bodies of identical twins were compared over ten years.• Try one of PsyBlog's ebooks, all written by Dr Jeremy Dean:• Activate: How To …

Genetics

Star Wars The Force Awakens: Film surpasses $50 million in advance ticket sales

Some movies never earn $50 million throughout their entire theatrial run (here’s looking at you, <i>Jem and The Holograms</i>), but <i>Star Wars: The Force</i> …

Star Wars

Carrying A (Welding) Torch For Philosophy

At last Tuesday's Republican presidential debate, Sen. Marco Rubio advocated for vocational training, stating: "Welders make more money than philosophers. We need more welders and less philosophers."<p>Sources across the web were quick to correct his factual error: Welders do not, in fact, make more …

10 Mind-Blowing Books That People Who Love Thinking Can't Miss

P.J. O’Rouke once said, “Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.”<p>While I do think there is a place for …

19 changes to make in your 20s to set yourself up for lifelong success

In fact, one psychologist calls this time period the "defining decade," since it sets the stage for the rest of your life.<p>We understand that might sound intimidating. To reduce some of the pressure, we put together a road map of sorts based on several Quora threads on how to make the most of your …

This high school student just won $400,000 for making absurdly complex physics make sense

When high school student Ryan Chester heard that Silicon Valley's prestigious Breakthrough Prize would include a new category for an outstanding …

12 Toxic Thoughts That Will Destroy Your Success | Inc.com

It was Albert Einstein who said, "The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking."<p>Every thought we hold creates our future. And since every action we take depends on how we think, we cannot change anything if we cannot change our …

Self-help

How To Buy Better Bacon

When the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that eating bacon, along with other processed meats, is now considered a cancer threat on par with smoking, the Internet erupted in a collective gasp. One of the all-time favorite breakfast foods (or dinner foods, or even snack foods, really), was …

The world’s first true “smart drug” enhances cognition and is deemed safe by health experts

Most people looking for a cognitive boost in the morning reach for a cup of coffee or tea. But all caffeine really does is lift up your mood and improve focus, and that is why it isn’t considered a “pure cognitive enhancer.”<p>There is, however, a real contender for that title: modafinil (also sold as …