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One of the biggest worries couples have about their sex lives is completely normal

"Were we really put on this earth to have a monogamous sex life for 50 years and have passion the entire time for our partner?" says Rachel Sussman. "I don't think so."<p>Sussman is a relationship expert and marriage counselor in New York City, and she doesn't beat around the bush when she talks about …

Scientists claim they found a drug that "significantly reverses memory loss"

by Lou Del Bello January 2, 2018 Health & Medicine 22595<p>A New Hope<p>A team at Lancaster University in the U.K. has discovered that a drug designed to …

Neuroscience

Go Hard Or Go Home: Why Comfort Is What You Should Fear Most In LIfe

Fear is absolutely a large influencer in our lives. When you ask people what their biggest fear is, some common responses are being alone, failure …

Middle Age

The resegregation of America

On Sept. 23, 1957, thousands of segregationists blocked nine young black students from enrolling in Little Rock Central High School, an all-white institution in the Arkansas capital. Gov. Orval Faubus ignited a nationwide crisis when he defied the Supreme Court’s landmark 1954 decision on …

Race & Ethnicity

What Happens When You Meditate Every Day? I Tried It For A Month, & These 4 Things Changed

Relaxing is seriously not my thing. I am so go-go-go that sometimes I forget to eat. However, when I undertook a challenge to meditate every single …

Women sometimes cheat on their husbands — but not for the reasons you think

If you ask someone the worst thing their partner could do to them, most of them would probably say "cheating."<p>Finding out your spouse has been unfaithful is heartbreaking, devastating, and can ruin someone's self-esteem.<p>When Alicia Walker, a sociologist and researcher at Missouri State University …

Analysis says Senate bill would hike taxes for 13.8 million

WASHINGTON (AP) — Promoted as needed relief for the middle class, the Senate Republican tax overhaul actually would increase taxes for some 13.8 …

Trump’s real constituency isn’t the white working class at all

The focus on President Trump's political strength among white working-class voters distracts from a truth that may be more important: His rise depended on support from rich conservatives, and his program serves the interests of those who have accumulated enormous wealth.<p>This explains why so few …

The Russia collusion scandal is closing in on America's commander-in-chief of fake news

President Donald Trump hasn't delivered on his campaign promise to create U.S. coal or steel jobs (foreign steel imports are up 27 percent this year), but he is creating a bonanza in the business of "fake news."<p>Admittedly a lot of those jobs have been outsourced to Russia, but Trump is also …

The Solar + Energy Storage Space Has a Surprising Power Player (And It's Not Tesla)

Half of SunPower's commercial solar installations in 2018 may have energy storage attached.<p><b>Tesla</b> (NASDAQ:TSLA) was supposed to be the big name in …

Revolutionary 'Air Breathing' Battery Can Store Electricity For Months At A Fraction Of The Cost

There is no downside here.<p>A team at MIT have developed a radical new “air breathing” battery that can store energy for months on end, comes at a …

Toyota On Mirai Vs. Tesla: Battery Electric Vehicles Have 'Fundamental' Physics Problem

A Toyota executive explains why he believes the Mirai and hydrogen fuel cells will power the alternative fuel vehicle future — and not battery electrics like Tesla.<p>Toyota will begin taking “requests” for its hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle Mirai on Monday. The initial goal is 3,000 units by the …

How Steve Jobs Trained His Own Brain

Steve Jobs wasn't only a pioneer in computer technology. He was also a pioneer in the technology of the brain.<p>Steve Jobs is one of the two or three greatest icons of high tech, rivaled only by Bill Gates and perhaps Mark Zuckerberg. He's mostly known for his legendary ability to create innovative, …

Meditation

Earth's Dashboard Is Flashing Red—Are Enough People Listening?

As scientists and much of the public differ on the causes of climate change, the planet keeps getting warmer … and the effects are adding up.<p>Scientists are having trouble convincing the public that people are changing the climate.<p>A Pew Research Center survey, released last week as part of a broader …

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

A Preview Of Innovations That Could Upend The Energy Sector

If you want to wager that you’ll know what the energy economy will look like in a decade or two, I’ll bet you’re wrong. Here are two reasons why.<p>First, everyone (and I mean everyone) missed the Shale Revolution. Just as it was picking up steam, then-President George W. Bush was bemoaning our …

Army’s Largest Solar Energy Plant Under Construction

The Army is looking to the sun for extra security.<p>Late last month, the Army broke ground on its largest solar-panel plant to-date at Fort Huachuca in Arizona. The solar array, which will span 155 acres, is intended to provide at least 25% of the electricity at the military base located miles from …

UC San Diego Is Building the ‘Motel 6’ of Microgrids

Attention, greentech entrepreneurs: Byron Washom wants to hear from you.<p>Washom, the director of strategic energy initiatives for the University of …

Tesla CTO on Energy Storage: ‘We Should All Be Thinking Bigger’

Tesla CTO JB Straubel was the keynote speaker at the annual energy storage symposium put on by Joint Venture Silicon Valley this week. He was …

Wellinghoff to utilities: Time to rethink your business model

<i>Catch Jon Wellinghoff in person at VERGE SF 2014, October 27-30.</i><p>I first interviewed Jon Wellinghoff almost a decade ago — shortly after the …

The Rise of the Personal Power Plant

<b>At first glance, downtown Fort Collins, Colorado,</b> looks like a sweet anachronism. Beautifully preserved 19th-century buildings beckon from leafy …

Natural Gas