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Top 10 HealthTips For Stronger and Longer Erection

The penis is the most capricious part of a man’s body. He tends to be too excited for his own good. It responds poorly to illicit substances. It can …

Top 10

Why Does Love Fade Over Time? We Asked Experts & Here's What They Said

The myth of the seven-year itch is a strong one. Is there a point where, no matter how happy you've been in a relationship, things just get a little …

Relationships

The Scientist Who Scrambled Darwin’s Tree of Life

On Nov. 3, 1977, a new scientific revolution was heralded to the world — but it came cryptically, in slightly confused form. The front page of that day’s New York Times carried a headline: “Scientists Discover a Form of Life That Predates Higher Organisms.” A photograph showed a man named Carl R. …

Biology

Clues to Your Health Are Hidden at 6.6 Million Spots in Your DNA

Scientists have created a powerful new tool to calculate a person’s inherited risks for heart disease, breast cancer and three other serious conditions.<p>By surveying changes in DNA at 6.6 million places in the human genome, investigators at the Broad Institute and Harvard University were able to …

Genetics

The Wisdom of Uncertainty

The Buddha’s search for enlightenment began when he left home. Because modern people travel so easily, we may not appreciate the weight of this …

Spirituality

Forget budgeting: Here is a smarter, easier way to control your spending

Are you trying to spend less money? Learn how you can spend less money without having to create a strict budget for your personal finances.<p>Just …

Personal Finance

Laird Hamilton’s Insane Workout Could Be Your Ticket To A Sculpted Surfer’s Body

When you look at the impossibly tanned bodies of the super-humans that make a career out of nonchalantly cheating death, getting into their mindset …

Laird Hamilton

Thirty micrometres a minute: scientists discover the speed of death

<b>Name:</b> The speed of death.<p><b>Age:</b> Not sure that is entirely relevant.<p><b>Appearance:</b> Cellular.<p><b>You’re talking in riddles.</b> I’m bracing myself for some seriously hard science.<p><b>Stop beating about the bush and get on with it.</b> OK, here goes. Two Stanford University systems biologists, Xianrui Cheng and James …

Stanford University

World's first fully digital valves open up engine possibilities

British company Camcon Automotive has built the first fully electronic engine valve system, uncoupled from the crankshaft, that offers unprecedented …

Engines

Learn a Foreign Language Through Immersion Using TV Shows and Books With This App

When you’re trying to learn a foreign language, there’s no better way than being immersed in it. Language immersion, after all, is how most of us …

Language Learning

4 Simple Moves That Will Help Fix Your Bad Posture

By now you know that your posture probably stinks. You sit at a desk all day, spend hours sitting in traffic or hunched over your phone on the train, …

Sitting

400 free online courses with credits that can count towards your degree

These days, more and more universities are offering for-credit programs via MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses. What started with a small number of degree programs, such as the iMBA from the University of Illinois (Coursera) and Georgia Tech’s Online Master of Science in Computer Science …

Online Education

The New Intimidation-Free Way to Get a Custom Suit

A new guard of millennial tailors is reinventing the fusty art of bespoke menswear, and removing the intimidation factor<p>WHO BUYS custom suits these days? Joseph Leli, a 48-year-old regional manager for a Napa winery, used to believe only high-level executives kept tailors on speed dial. But then he …

High Level

The 17 Essential Venice Restaurants

One of America’s coolest neighborhoods has some serious dining gems<p>There are few neighborhoods that have undergone such a dramatic revitalization over the past few decades as Venice. What was once an artist community has gentrified over the years to become what has widely been considered the …

California

What Cocaine And Weed Do To Memory

"Your memory is really your identity. Your own history, your own desires, your own fears.”<p>It’s well accepted that marijuana is associated with changes in memory, and the more you use, the more it could impede your ability to remember.<p>But “memory” is not just one thing, or one process. Some studies …

The Brain

Designing the Death of a Plastic

Adam Feinberg had no sooner made a bright yellow thin sheet of plastic than he had to shred it into little pieces. He chose an “I”-shaped mold for the logo of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he is a chemist. Then, he filled it with the plastic bits and stuck it in a hot oven.<p>“I …

Nanotech

18 Things To Take Off Your Résumé And LinkedIn Profile Today To Succeed Tomorrow

During my 20-plus years of recruiting, I have reviewed roughly over 480,000 résumés and LinkedIn profiles. I’m not too handy with numbers (which is why I’m a recruiter rather than an accountant), but making an educated guess based on my meager math skills, I have searched—at the very least—50 …

Employment

Spacetime Emergence, Panpsychism and the Nature of Consciousness

How does experience, which is so intimately tied to our perception of time and space, arise from timeless, non-spatial ingredients?

Consciousness

Nude Recreation in San Diego County: Beaches and Resorts

Although San Onofre Beach in northern San Diego County used to be clothing-optional, a crackdown on enforcement of local public nudity policies in …

California

Become the hero of your company by learning these project management skills

Not all heroes wear capes. Sometimes, they're just in regular office clothes, with shoulders heavy from the sheer weight of responsibility for a …

Project Management

Your 7 chakras, explained—plus how to tell if they’re blocked

Odds are, if you’ve attended a yoga class, group meditation, or indulged in an hourlong reiki session, your instructor or practitioner most likely …

Spirituality

Downtown’s Latest New York City Slice Spot Opens in the Arts District

Downtown’s newest pizza supplier is ready to slice today, as <b>Lupetti Pizzeria</b> is now serving New York Style pies to the LA masses. The project quietly opened over the weekend at the edge of the Arts District and Little Tokyo.<p>Lupetti Pizzeria is the work (in part) of Bryan Ling, who also co-owns No …

New York City

Beyond Time

We conventionally think of time as something simple and fundamental. It flows uniformly, independent of everything else, from the past to the future, …

Physics

The mental shift I had to make to pay off $293,000 in 5 years

Being in debt chokes the life out of you. When I got married, we combined our finances and found ourselves with $446,000 in debt. I know — crazy, huh?<p>…

Personal Finance

The Best Textbooks on Every Subject

For years, my self-education was stupid and wasteful. I learned by consuming blog posts, Wikipedia articles, classic texts, podcast episodes, popular …

Machine Learning

Why Having Sex Makes You Feel Better the Next Day, According to Science

Sex has long been linked to a lengthened life and a lower risk of cardiovascular disease. But new research suggests that it may have powerful …

Self-improvement

Raspberry Pi gets supercharged for AI by Google's Edge TPU Accelerator

The new accelerator for machine-learning models promises to deliver performance far beyond what is possible on an unaided Pi.<p>Performing AI-powered …

Machine Learning

How to Shave with a Straight Razor (Cut-Throat) - An Expert's Shaving Guide

Why the Straight Razor is Cut-Throat<p>The popularity of shaving with a straight razor, also known as cut-throat razor, is growing exponentially, with …

Shaving

‘Amazing Dragon’ Discovery in China Reshapes History of Dinosaurs’ Evolution

A farmer in China stumbled upon some fossils more than a decade ago, which led to an excavation, which led to a realization: It’s time to rethink the evolutionary history of some of the biggest dinosaurs that ever walked the earth.<p>In a study published this week in the science journal Nature …

Dinosaurs

10 companies hiring for remote jobs where you can literally work from anywhere

The majority of remote jobs require workers to live in specific regions or locations, but these 10 companies let you work remotely without geographic …

Remote Working