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New Evidence Suggests Parkinson's Might Start in The Gut, Not The Brain

We might have been wrong about Parkinson's this whole time.<p>A new study adds to a growing body of research that suggests we might have been thinking …

Consciousness Could be a Side Effect of ‘Entropy’, Say Researchers

It’s impressive enough that our human brains are made up of the same ‘star stuff’ that forms the Universe, but new research suggests that this might …

The oceans are suffocating: Climate change is causing low oxygen levels

The oceans could see losses in fisheries and a collapse of marine ecosystems<p><i>This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article.</i><p>Global climate change produces many effects — warming air energizes the atmosphere and intensifies storms; warmer water expands and raises …

The Surprising Key to Relationship Success

When we think about creating a healthy and successful relationship, we tend to focus on how we can best bridge our differences. We want to allow room …

The True Meaning of "Om"

It is oftentimes the first and last sound that you hear when in <b>yoga class</b> or a <b>meditation</b> class.<p>People sometimes refer to it as the sound of the …

The 2016 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest (15 Highlights)

National Geographic invites photographers from around the world to enter the 2016 Nature Photographer of the Year contest. The grand-prize winner …

Nature

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25 tips for becoming an online influencer

Influencer marketing has become a powerful strategy for brands who want to reach their audience in a non-pushy, non-promotional way. Instead of …

Public Relations

Elevating Brain Protein Allays Symptoms of Alzheimer's and Improves Memory

<i>Summary: A new study reports that boosting levels of a specific brain protein alleviates the hallmark features of Alzheimer’s in a mouse model of the</i> …

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British soldiers will not have seen fighting like this since back in the Gulf War. as they prepare for the bloodiest battle to date with Isil<p>The battle for the terrorist group's capital city, Mosul, is a hugely significant point in the war against terrorists. Indeed, as the meaning of the word …

Middle East

‘Ghost galaxy’ made of mysterious dark matter discovered by scientists

Scientists have found a “ghost” galaxy – roughly the same mass as our own, but entirely made up of dark matter.<p>Dragonfly 44 is almost entirely made …

Dark Matter

5 Pro Tips to Start Rock Climbing

Whether in the great outdoors or inside at a gym, rock climbing is all the rage: Last year, 4.6 million Americans tried the sport. But taking that …

Scientists solve puzzle of converting gaseous carbon dioxide to fuel: Saving the planet from climate change with a grain of sand

Saving the planet from climate change with a grain of sand<p>Every year, humans advance climate change and global warming by injecting about 30 billion …

Here’s How Sweden is Recycling 99% of its Waste

Don’t waste waste!<p><i>Starting Sunday, August 28, the global water community – decision makers from government, civil society and business - will meet in</i> …

Sustainability

We Need to Study Islam, Not Just Criticize It

Comparison and criticism are two necessary components of well-informed cultural analysis. As cultures do not form in a vacuum, understanding the …

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For U.S. foreign policy, it's time to look again at the founding fathers' 'Great Rule'

People who don't get heard have a tendency to shout. Eventually they get mad. For too long, foreign policy experts have stuck their fingers in their ears when confronted by citizens ambivalent about playing global police officer.<p>Republican Donald Trump is channeling their voices through his …

Political Science

Grunt Shows How Science Can Make a Soldier's Life a Little Less Hellish

A new book by bestselling author Mary Roach is always cause for celebration. In <i>Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans at War</i>, she brings her keen eye …

Military

Iraq identifies more bodies from mass grave near Tikrit

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraqi authorities say they have found the remains of another 158 people in a mass grave outside the city of Tikrit, where the Islamic State group is believed to have massacred hundreds of captured soldiers when it rampaged across the country in the summer of 2014.<p>Iraq's forensic …

This Man Planned the Most Efficient U.S. Road Trip of All Time

All the state capitols in the lower 48, in one trip.<p>Hitting the open road and driving into the sunset is a romantic notion, but most of us need a …

University of Pennsylvania

How To Rewire Your Brain With Compassion, Joy And Love

<b>We are wired for happiness</b><p>Research shows that we have the capacity for great wisdom, creativity and insight. We are naturally wired for it. Our brains, however, are also wired to protect us. And since survival is the brain's top priority and we have a tendency to look out for danger, threats and …

30 Insanely Useful Camping Products You’ll Wish You’d Known About Sooner

Everything you need to make the great outdoors even greater.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p><i>The comments for this post have been edited for length and clarity.</i>

Daily Meditation: Oneness

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life.<p>Today's meditation features a poem by 17th-century Japanese haiku master Basho. The poem offers a …

No longer ‘junk DNA’ — shedding light on the ‘dark matter’ of the genome

The LIGR-seq method for global-scale mapping of RNA-RNA interactions in vivo to reveal unexpected functions for uncharacterized RNAs that act via …

10 of the most eco-friendly destinations in North America

Still planning your summer vacation? If you’re concerned about your carbon footprint, you might consider Sian Ka’an<p>In the 1950s, the world was crisscrossed by some 25 million annual tourists (i.e., overnight visitors). In 2014, according to the Center for Responsible Travel, that number ballooned …

The 7-Day Self-Love Reset You Should Try

Carve out some time in your calendar and keep scrolling for Jennifer Kass' seven-day self-love reset plan, designed to help bring you back into alignment with the most important person in your life (and no, it's not anyone you'll meet on Bumble).<p>If you want to find someone to love (and get sweaty …

Meditation

Russia mysteriously shut down its equivalent to the DEA

Viktor Ivanov who, like Vladimir Putin, is a former KGB agent, has been in the Russian leader's inner circle for decades. Following the shutdown, Ivanov posted to his Facebook: "Comrades and fellow soldiers…I want to apologize that I couldn't save our organization. We protected our national …

8 Bad Habits That Destroy Your Creativity | Inc.com

If you think some people are born creative and you're not one of them, think again.<p>What makes some people more creative than others is that they nurture their creativity. In fact, experts say that creativity is primarily a learned skill. And like any other skill you want to learn, it requires that …

Creativity

27 Amazing Campgrounds In America For When You Need Chill Vibes

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5 exercises to improve your storytelling skills

<i>This article was previously published on PR Daily in April 2016.</i> <br>Football players practice ballet. Pianists repeat small sections of music until it's …