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What God does to your brain

The controversial science of neurotheology aims to find the answer to an age-old question: why do we believe?<p>When neuroscientist Andrew Newberg scanned the brain of “Kevin”, a staunch <b>atheist,</b> while he was meditating, he made a fascinating discovery. “Compared with the Buddhist monks and Franciscan …

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The GQ Punch List: 5 Things You Need to Watch, Watch and Watch this Week

This week: it's hot outside, so go see a movie. (Because, free A/C.) See Anna Kendrick get drunk in Happy Christmas, find out if Lucy is right about your brain, revisit (sort of) your teen years in <i>Very Good Girls,</i> cringe at another Woody Allen-created May-December romance, and let The Rock teach …

14 Unique and Clever Gifts Under $30 | WIRED

While there will probably be a few big-ticket items on your shopping list this year, there are still stockings to be stuffed, cousins to be appeased, …

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10 Decisions That Will Make You Happier and Healthier

We can create health and happiness by choice. Those choices are in how we think, act and react to the things we cannot control. These 10 decisions are choices we can make to lead happier and healthier lives -- no matter what comes our way.<p><b>1. I am going to be nicer to myself.</b> Our thoughts can be our …

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Male Fashion Advice Reddit Community Gives Us Hope

Some women write off the men in their lives as helpless, fashion-challenged creatures with neither the desire nor the know-how to fix themselves up. But it turns out plenty of guys out there are not only interested in improving their style, but are actively seeking out advice -- from each other. On …

The Geographic Distribution of China's Last Names, in Maps

Despite its massive population, China's list of common last names is very small. Here's where people with these names are concentrated.<p>One of the most striking things you realize after spending time in China is how certain last names are very, very common. When I taught high-school English in …

The Best Ramen Shops in NYC

Nearly three years ago, we surveyed the ramen scene in New York, finding great bowls in Midtown, the East Village, and more. In the time since, our ramen options have only grown, particularly in Brooklyn, where a miniature revolution of nouveau ramen shops is afoot (see: Yebisu, Chuko, Ganso, etc). …

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Ramen Izakaya Goku: Serving Up Perfectly Good Ramen Near 16th Street BART

Before I went to Ramen Izakaya Goku, the new ramen and small plates spot near the 16th Street BART station, someone who knows about such things …

Ramen Izakaya Goku, Hot Broth in the Mission

<b>Ramen Izakaya Goku</b><br>3232 16th St., The Mission<br>Web: facebook.com/RamenGoku<b><br>Status:</b> Open<p>The <b>Crazy Sushi</b> space on 16th has new life in the form of <b>Ramen Izakaya Goku</b>, a small plates and ramen restaurant from owner <b>Eiichi Mochizuki</b>, who also owns popular ramen spot <b>Men Oh</b>. Although it has the backing of the …

Tanoshii Ramen's First Night in Biz Was Crazy-Packed

Long-awaited <b>Tanoshii Ramen</b> opened to the public last night at 5 p.m., and as predicted, it got <b>pretty slammed</b>: At 7 p.m. the wait for a four-top was precisely <b>one hour</b>. The hungry masses spilled out onto the sidewalk, while the luckier ones huddled around the bar sipping on Kirin (or Deep Ellum …

Nokia's Last Launch Goes Large With New Lumia Devices

Nokia’s presumably final throw of the hardware dice in Abu Dhabi today saw the Finnish mobile manufacturer go big. With two six-inch screen smartphones running Windows Phone 8 and a ten-inch Windows RT tablet, Nokia joins fellow handset manufacturers in both the phablet and tablet spaces for …

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