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Top Ten Power Foods to Fire Up Your Metabolism and Burn Fat

What is the secret to a long and healthy life? It is in the power foods that we eat. As you well know, all foods are not created equal. Choosing and …

Everything you see is an illusion, scientist warns – and reality is MUCH weirder

It sounds like something you’d hear at a yoga retreat – or from someone who has fried their brain on LSD.<p>But the reality we all see might actually be …

Evolutionary Biology

Macross the Universe - The Mike Toole Show

Over a week into my Japan trip (yep, I'm still talking about that damn trip! Don't worry, it's almost out of my system), I still hadn't managed to …

Anime

Batman v Superman's Zack Snyder on the advantages of having a TV/movie DC multiverse

Instead of creating a massive, connected world ala the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Warner Bros. and DC have opted for a multiverse approach to its …

Massaging can be a great solution for pain relief

Modern medicine has evolved immensely over the years, but sometimes you may need to resort to alternative medicine in order to feel better. This …

Are we more than molecules?

Novelists, poets and artists can help us to piece together the mystery of human consciousness, says Mark Haddon<p>My son’s nine-year-old friend Yahya said it most succinctly. Why is life in the first person?<p>We think. We feel. We are aware of ourselves and the world around us. We have consciousness. We …

Lucid Dreaming May Help Us Unravel the Mysteries of Consciousness

<b>Dan Denis, a PhD student from the University of Sheffield’s Department of Psychology, comments on how studying dreams could pave the way for new</b> …

Consciousness

Star Wars ’90s Throwback: How ‘Shadows of the Empire’ Changed the Galaxy

The original title for The Force Awakens references Shadow of the Empire, a ’90s Star Wars saga that filled in the gaps between Empire Strikes Back …

8 Fascinating Things We Learned About The Mind In 2015

As the New Horizons spacecraft made its historic flight to Pluto and some scientists explored the far reaches of our solar system, others were making some incredible advances in their exploration of the inner workings of the mind.<p>Studies published this year shed light on the mysteries of the brain …

The Brain

These 3D Star Wars Animations Are Incredibly Fun To Play With

With a new <i>Star Wars</i> movie in theaters, we’re rediscovering our love for that galaxy far, far away. But there are always new ways to rediscover Star …

Top 10 Most Attractive Anime Female Characters in Swimsuit

Grab onto your weights and pump some iron because we’re counting down the top ten most attractive anime female characters who we think looks or would …

The Real History of Black Native Americans

<i>*Editor’s note: A prior title of this piece included a playful reference to African Americans erroneously claiming to have ‘Indian in their family’.</i> …

Proof That the Human Body is a Holographic Projection of Consciousness

We will also specifically explore the exact mechanism behind this principle, and provide scientific evidence so let your rational mind be at ease.The …

Here’s The Proper Reaction To Jeb Bush Admitting That He Smoked Weed

So the topic of marijuana legalization came up and the topic went directly to Rand Paul, the guy who was possibly the only one on stage who would be pro-marijuana reform and he proved it. Then he had to go and call someone a hypocrite, outing them to the entire viewing audience, those on stage and …

Watching Porn Is OK. Believing In Porn Addiction Is Not

Porn addiction isn’t a real disorder, but the belief in it certainly is—and can make you anxious, depressed, and angry.<p>Porn addictions are like …

These Reddit Users Couldn’t Wait To Unload These Hilarious Secrets, And No Wonder

On Monday, Reddit users did what they do best by sharing stories they’d never reveal in a face-to-face situation. This thread differs from a recent collection of deep, dark secrets because these new tales are mostly hilarious in nature. Yet, they’re secrets that these users have felt “too …

Some of the Greatest Writers of Dialogue (And What We Can Learn From Them)

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Dos and don’ts to preserve your brainpower

From changing your diet to partying like you’re 21, here are six tips for protecting your brain from the ravages of time.<p>Like any good machine, the brain needs a little care and attention as it ages to ensure it continues to run in good working order. If only there were a manual to its maintenance …

The Brain