David Clark

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How To Change The Past By Changing Your Thinking

<b>“The most positive action we can take about the past is to change our perception of it.” ~Deepak Chopra</b><p>Death didn’t happen quickly like in the movies.<p>…

How To Use Mental Strength To Raise Emotional Intelligence

As an FBI agent, I was trained to size up a person with just a glance. But here is a secret—you can too, because humans have an amazing capacity to …

What Your "Working Memory" Does (and How to Give It a Tune-Up)

Working memory is like your brain's scratch pad, managing information as you go about your day. But our routine deluge of information can make us …

Afghanistan: The Making of a Narco State

After 13 years of war, we haven't defeated the Taliban, but we have managed to create a nation ruled by drug lords<p>Helmand Province in southern …

Why Hitting the Snooze Button Can Screw Up Your Entire Day

<b>What you do:</b> The amount of sleep you get never feels like enough, so you use your snooze button to tack on an extra 10, 20, 30 minutes...whatever you …

15 Tips to Fall Asleep, Stay Asleep, and Wake Refreshed

How many times have you collapsed into bed at night and found yourself too exhausted to sleep? Doesn't seem to make much sense -- you're feeling so tired, but your body does not seem to want to relax and allow you to fall into the sleep you so desperately need. Your mind is a whirlwind of all the …

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Learning To Code On The Street

It’s 7:33 AM. Leo is leaning over his laptop writing some practice lines of code while I sit nearby on leftover sandbags from Hurricane Sandy. It’s cold, but it is a great morning.<p>A little less than three months ago, Leo became an Internet icon when he declined my offer of $100 in cash in favor of …