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The Deliciously Healthy Pancakes That Surfers Eat For Breakfast

If you thought surfers lived off of fish tacos and Coronas, think again. Today's professional surfers are health freaks.<p>Dr. Tim Brown, who has spent the last three decades as a medical director for the World Surf League (formerly known as the ASP), says surfers have evolved from a group of wild …

Think Epigenetically, Act Therapeutically | GEN

For full access to this article login to GEN Select now.<p>January 15, 2015 (Vol. 35, No. 2)<p>The better we know the genome’s regulatory elements, the …

7 Free Information Resources Every Professional Needs to Bookmark | Inc.com

The Internet has taken over the world, and one of the most amazing results of its ubiquity has been the influx of availability of free information. Anybody, of any age or status, can access these free informational resources at any time and learn something new, building a new skillset or simply …

Learning

Machine Intelligence Cracks Genetic Controls

Author: Emily Singer, Quanta Magazine. Emily Singer, Quanta Magazine Science<p>Date of Publication: 12.29.14.<p>Time of Publication: 8:00 am. 8:00 am<p>Every …

A list of awesome statistics resources in 2014

Johns Hopkins Biostatistics Professor (and presenter of Data Analysis at Coursera) Jeff Leek has published his list of awesome things other people …

15 Ways to Make Your Breath Smell Good 24/7

Because no one likes dragon breath 😷.<p>Having amazing-smelling, kissable breath is easier than you think. Debra Glassman, D.D.S. and Jennifer Jablow, D.D.S., both cosmetic dentists based in NYC, tell you how exactly how to get it.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Eat a low-carb diet balanced with fats and proteins.</b> Fatty foods …

Here's why writing things out by hand makes you smarter

Handwriting is slow.<p>Weirdly, that's precisely why handwriting is better suited to learning.<p>Take it from research psychologists Pam A. Mueller of Princeton University and Daniel M. Oppenheimer of the University of California, Los Angeles, who did a fascinating study investigating just how terrible …

Albert Einstein’s Essay on Racial Bias in 1946

In the years after World War II, Albert Einstein took up the mantle of confronting racism in America. He became a good friend and comrade of the …

Equality

Top 10 films of 2014: complete US chart

10. The Lego Movie<p>What we say: Everything is awesome. And forever compromised. The Lego Movie is a $60m (£38m) advert that’s clever, smart and extremely funny. It’s marketing as art, art as commerce, and commerce as fun. It’s also an attack on corporate mono-culture. And a deconstruction of stupid …

'I would kill you': ISIS captive held by Kurds admits taking 70 lives

Kurds in northern Iraq are holding hundreds of ISIS fighters prisoner, including one who told FoxNews.com in an exclusive interview that he killed as many as 70 people in the service of the radical jihadist army.<p>“Omar, “ a 25-year-old former Islamic State fighter from the Iraqi village of Dor …

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

How to Live a Long Happy Life — 8 Insights Backed by Research

• One of the reasons young people do such risky things is because they think happiness declines with age so they live it up. They’re only half right: …

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the movies you …

DIY Simple Wood Slab Coffee Table

Shares 35<p>Hey there Remodelaholics! Nina from Everyday Enchanting here to share our latest furniture build- a DIY Wood Slab Coffee Table! We have many …

Everybody Loves Mike

When the Orlando Magic traded Mike Miller in 2003, Tracy McGrady’s constant complaining about the deal irritated coach Doc Rivers. Miller had been …

South Dakota

Fascinating Photos Compare the Dual Lives of People Living with Mental Illness

Here’s a surprising statistic for you: today in America, there are 5.7 million adults diagnosed with bipolar disorder and approximately 14.8 million …

Productivity Advice I Learned From People Smarter Than Me

<i>Ryan Holiday is the bestselling author of</i> <i>The Obstacle Is The Way</i><i>, the founder of</i> <i>Brass Check Marketing</i> <i>and gives</i> <i>monthly book recommendations</i> <i>to 30,000 people here.</i><p>Like all people, I’d like to think I am a productive person. If I am, however, it’s because I’ve been ruthlessly efficient at one thing: …

How To Create a Social Network That Makes Money

Creating a successful social network is no easy task. Making money from it is arguably even harder. Peter Ward knows this better than most. Ward is co-founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of WAYN (Where Are You Now?) a British-Polish startup and social network for travellers.<p>WAYN is a veteran …

I finally got my iPad to take calls like an iPhone (but it wasn't easy)

Two of the neatest features I expected from<p>Apple's newiOS 8operating system for its mobile devices involve that old disrespected function, voice calling on the phone.<p>One enables Wi-Fi calling on the<p>iPhone-- the device can connect for voice calls, not only data services, when its Wi-Fi connection …

3 Ways to Squash Burnout and Boost Productivity

<i>Joelle Steiniger is the co-founder of Small HQ, HookFeed and Minimalytics. This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>You have no problem keeping busy. No problem crossing things off your to-do list. You multitask like it’s going out of style. But the weeks continue to fly by and you can’t help …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

10 Theories to Know For Greater Persuasion Power

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>What are we really talking about when we’re talking about conversions?<p>Persuasion, right? Influence.<p>When we talk about conversions, we are—most of the time—discussing ways we can be more persuasive, more influential. We’re interested in meeting the …

Michael Hanlon on science writing: 'You need a bullshit detector'

<b>What makes a good science story?</b><p>Something that is new, and interesting. Same as with any other subject. Who decides what's interesting? That's your …