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Cristiano Ronaldo wants ‘fresh challenge’ as Manchester United are informed of £131m transfer fee

gossip<p>Cristiano Ronaldo’s representatives have informed Manchester United that the player wants to leave Real Madrid for a ‘fresh challenge’, …

Meet CRISPR: Our Genetic Superweapon

via pixabay.com/typographyimages<p>Our genes aren’t quite our destiny, but they can definitely feel like it. After all, they determine what species of …

Genetics

How LSD Makes Your Brain One With The Universe

Some users of LSD say one of the most profound parts of the experience is a deep oneness with the universe. The hallucinogenic drug might be causing this by blurring boundaries in the brain, too.<p>The sensation that the boundaries between yourself and the world around you are erasing correlates to …

Consciousness

5 Powerful Exercises You Can Do Today to Become a Happier Person

Increase your long-term happiness with these simple, short-term actions.<p>Happiness. Such a simple word. Such an important word. Happiness matters for everyone, even if what it means varies from person to person. Despite the differences in what defines happiness for each person, there is consistency …

Happiness

Buddha Statue (Or Rock Formation) Spotted On Mars

To us, it just looks like a rock.<p>A "Buddha"-like statue has been spotted on Mars (above image) and, according to the headline on Mirror.co.uk, it's "held up as 'proof' that intelligent life existed there."<p>Following the thread of this story leads to some questionable facts that suggest the red …

In latest showdown, notorious fugitive 'El Chapo' injured but still on the run

Fugitive drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, a thorn in the side of both Mexican and United States law enforcement, has evaded capture once again.<p>On …

Mexico

Inside The Dark World Of LA's Street Gangs

In popular culture, the city of Los Angeles is often glorified as a realm rich with celebrity hangouts, a vibrant music scene, style icons and …

NASA Releases Apollo Moon Mission Photos: Pictures

Psychedelics Could Trigger A 'Paradigm Shift' In Mental Health Care

A new review of studies finds that LSD, psilocybin and MDMA hold potential for treating mental illness.<p>Is American medicine on the brink of a psychedelic revolution?<p>It's seeming more and more likely. A scientific review of the existing research into the therapeutic applications of psychedelics, …

Tripped Refugee Finds New Opportunity as Soccer Coach in Madrid

Well, that man is Osama Abdul Mohsen. In his native Syria, he was a soccer coach—a title he will have once again when he joins the Spanish soccer …

Soccer

Drinking vinegar and having sex can boost your health

From drinking vinegar to making time for sex... the 50 things you can do to boost your health right NOW<p><b>10 health experts reveal their top tips to</b> …

Ahmed Mohamed, Teen Cuffed Over Homemade Clock, Eyes MIT

After encouragement from the likes of President Barack Obama and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, a Muslim high school student in Texas who was arrested after he brought in a homemade clock said Wednesday he wants to transfer to another school.<p>"I guess everyone knows: I’m the person who built a …

Social Media

6 Magic Tricks to Noticeably Increase Your Productivity (and Your Happiness)

Katherine Barr examines the psychology and sociology behind what truly makes us happy.<p>I was recently asked, "Aside from world peace and the elimination of poverty, if you had one wish, what would it be?"<p>At first, I thought, "I would create more time!" But that would just get filled with all of the …

Happiness

Manchester United riled by Héctor Moreno award after Luke Shaw injury

• Left-back out for six months after double leg fracture<br>• PSV defender named man of the match despite tackle<p>Manchester United are upset with Uefa’s choice of Héctor Moreno as the man of the match after his challenge resulted in Luke Shaw breaking his right leg in two places and facing six months …

Manchester United Transfer News: Ashley Cole Rumours Sparked by Luke Shaw Injury

Former Chelsea and Arsenal star Ashley Cole has been touted as a surprise target for Manchester United after left-back Luke Shaw suffered an horrific double leg break on Tuesday.<p>The 20-year-old Englishman—who has performed brilliantly in the early stages of the new season—was injured in United's …

Jurgen Klopp Reportedly Wants Bayern Munich Job Amid Liverpool Talk

Former Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp is reportedly eyeing the top job at Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich despite consistent rumours that he is being lined up as the next Liverpool boss.<p>According to MailOnline's Sami Mokbel, the currently unattached Klopp wants to know whether he stands …

Soccer

10 Steps to Becoming a Stock Market Millionaire

Investing in the stock market is a way to make more than just a little extra cash. In fact, with the right approach and the right skills, investing even a little in the stock market can put you on the road to earning millions. Becoming a stock market millionaire isn't an easy task and it isn't a …

3 Powerful Practices for Accessing the Healing Power of Your Mind

Justin Faerman, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>In recent years, a number of groundbreaking studies have been published showing a very direct link between our …

Runners, High: Some Notes on a Stoned 5K at the 420 Games

A Marijuana Olympics sounds like a hackish joke. But the 420 Games are a real thing that really happened in San Francisco. They were more normal than anything else.<p>While most people interested in the issue of weed legalization are concerned with the upcoming (and critical) 2016 elections, the …

Cannabis

Ten best plank variations to keep your core strong

Want to tone your abs but bored with the static, orthodox plank position? Personal fitness trainer Scott Laidler explains the ten more exciting options that can help you change up your workout<p>The plank exercise is a staple core exercise that works everything from your abdominals, lower back, …

What's keeping this 30-year-old super saver from buying a home?

Daryl Marritt paid off a $47,000 student debt in one year while earning a salary of $45,000.<p>The 30-year-old from Brampton, Ont., then turned his attention to saving. Using low-cost index funds, he maxxed out his tax-free savings account and put a whack of money in his registered retirement savings …

Muscle Building Foods That Are High In Protein

If you want to look fit and toned, your kitchen game has to be as strong as your game in the gym.<p>Pumping iron is important for muscle growth, but so …

Devin Brugman Is a Woman We Love of Instagram

The Queen of the Bikini.<p><i>In which we search social media's most visual platform for the world's most beautiful, badass women, then introduce them to you.</i><p><b>To say Devin Brugman likes bikinis</b> is an understatement. They very much agree with her, and she might as well be the modern-day Queen of the …

The best ways to see Alaska's national parks

Alaska is a state of superlatives, so it's fitting that the state's eight national parks contain the nation's highest peak, the largest landmass, and some of the wildest and most remote wilderness areas in the world.<p>Next year marks the centennial of the national parks, so there's no better time to …

Pilgrims to the Islamic State

What Westerners migrating to ISIS have in common with Westerners who sympathized with communism<p>In <i>Political Pilgrims</i>, the sociologist Paul Hollander exposes and excoriates the mentality of a certain kind of Western intellectual, who, such is the depth of his estrangement or alienation from his own …

These Superhumans Are Real and Their DNA Could Be Worth Billions

Steven Pete can put his hand on a hot stove or step on a piece of glass and not feel a thing, all because of a quirk in his genes. Only a few dozen …

FDA

Fund for activist who took down Confederate flag raises $75,000 in eight hours

Campaign to raise money in support of Bree Newsome, who scaled a flagpole to remove the "stars and bars", gathers pace<p>An <b>online fundraiser</b> for Bree Newsome, the activist who is in custody after climbing a flagpole outside the South Carolina state capitol early on Saturday and taking down the …

South Carolina