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EU to agree Brexit transition period, says Donald Tusk

Summit will confirm deal – but UK will have to reach agreement with Spain over Gibraltar<p>EU leaders will agree in principle on a transition period for the UK after the president of the European council, Donald Tusk, promised Spain that its veto over Gibraltar’s inclusion in the agreement would be …

United Kingdom

On the Red Couch With Grammar Girl Mignon Fogarty

<i>Who better to talk to for National Grammar Day (March 4) than fellow word nerd Mignon Fogarty, the creator of the award-winning podcast</i> Grammar Girl’s Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing? If you care at all about the English language, you’ll find an instant kinship with a woman who can turn …

What Algorithms Can Learn from Journalism

<i>This post was originally published in AdWeek and is based on a talk Flipboard co-founder and CEO Mike McCue gave at Web Summit in Lisbon in November 2017.</i><p>There’s no doubt that people, companies and even governments are weaponizing social media platforms by paying to game the system: the algorithms …

Social Media

'It Had Never Been Done on Television Before': The Oral History of Breaking Bad

Creator Vince Gilligan, stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul, and others reflect on how an offbeat show about a drug-dealing schoolteacher revolutionized television forever.<p>Television changed the night of January 20, 2008: <i>Breaking Bad</i>, a bold and singular drama about a downtrodden, dying high school …

TV

Want to Change a Bad Habit Forever? Here Are the 4 Proven Steps to Make the Change Stick.

Everyone has bad habits. Not everyone is successful at getting rid of them. Find out the why and the how to.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In a few key ways, our bad habits aren’t too different from our good ones.<p>They are both created to meet our needs, for instance. …

Anti-aging breakthrough could extend healthspan by making old cells young again

Rather than just focusing on increasing lifespan, one field of anti-aging research is concerned with extending healthspan – the stretch of our life …

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ISPs

Chinese researchers uncover genetic secrets behind aging rate

Chinese researchers uncover genetic secrets behind aging rate<p>Two aged people take a walk at a day-care center in Pudong District of Shanghai, east …

Buddha on the Brain

The Dalai Lama is here to give a speech titled 'The Neuroscience of Meditation.' Over the past few years, he has supplied about a dozen Tibetan …

Does blood flow from the heart affect memory?

New research based on a large longitudinal study has revealed that reduced blood flow from the heart in old age also leads to poorer circulation in …

Stress changes the structure of your brain — but it can recover

Neural stem cells in the hippocampus—a structure important for learning and memory—typically develop into neurons. But under chronic stress, these stem cells instead become oligodendrocytes, which coat neurons with an insulating material called myelin.<p>The resulting excess of myelin perturbs the …

Neuroscience

Psychology’s power tools

Cognitive behavioural therapy has created interventions that truly help people to change. Here are the best of them<i>By David A Sbarra</i>Read at Aeon

Psychology

How Famous Writers Overcome Writer’s Block and Reawaken Their Creativity

7 strategies that will help you get back in your creative flow<p>Some writers argue that “writer’s block” isn’t real. It’s just an excuse to use when …

This Type of Exercise Can Make Your Brain Healthier

Working out is good for you in more ways than we can count, but a new study may have uncovered a new perk for people with memory problems.<p>Researchers …

How to make your kids smarter in 10 scientific steps

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.<p>But what makes …

Kids

Study lists 33 foods proven to relieve rheumatoid arthritis

A review of existing research, published in the journal <i>Frontiers in Nutrition</i>, lists foods that have been proven to relieve the symptoms of …

These Are the 13 Micronutrients You Need More of in Your Life

Although they often work together to regulate and promote certain bodily functions, there's a big difference between vitamins and minerals. While our bodies need vitamins for vital energy release at the cellular level, minerals are more involved in maintaining things such as water levels, blood, …

11 Little Mental Health Tips That Therapists Actually Give Their Patients

The goal of therapy is to give you the tools and strategies for navigating whatever is going on in your life—from stress or relationship issues to …

After 10 years as a financial planner, all of my richest clients still ask the same surprising question

As a financial planner, I get asked how my clients can build more wealth all the time — but there is usually an end goal in mind.<p>For example, my regular clients tend to have a "magic retirement number" in the back of their heads — a sum of cash that they know will leave them financially free. Most …

Retirement

Tips for a healthy life

Dec 03<p>Nova was the videoly that we all wanted to read in the Sixties because every issue brought something new and relevant to our lives: …

7 Things You Peak at in Life After 50, According to Science

So much good stuff to look forward to.<p>Ageing can seem like a scary prospect, but scientists have found a number of traits and skills don't peak until …

These 16 Psychological Disorders Are So Common, You Might Be Living With One Without Realizing It

Recent years have been successful in removing the stigma around mental disorders. They are not rare and they don't necessarily mean …

Bitcoin's Coming Split: What You Need to Know

<b>(Important update</b>: The leaders of the SegWit2X faction announced on Wednesday, November 8 they would suspend their plan to split bitcoin in …

MoneyManager

Money

Announcing the All-New Flipboard, the Place for All Your Passions

Most people are interested in lots of things, but true passions run deep. The all-new Flipboard is built around those obsessions that define your work, life and play.<p>Flipboard 4.0 is a response to our ever-growing ecosystem of publishers, Flipboard Magazines, topics and more. With over 30 million …

InterAct

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Health

Met police to start using spit hoods on suspects within weeks

Critics say hoods to protect officers from suspects who try to spit at or bite them are ‘primitive, cruel and degrading’<p>Britain’s biggest police force is to allow its officers to use spit hoods on suspects within weeks, the Guardian has learned.<p>The Metropolitan police say the restraint devices are …

Crime