Christina Terry

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Why Do Some Poor Kids Thrive?

Researchers tracked hundreds of students in Baltimore to find out what top achievers had that others didn’t.<p>Despite the challenge of growing up in tough areas with few resources, thousands of inner city kids manage to excel academically. But even some students who seem to thrive early on run a …

Education

Why We Expect More From Our Relationships Than Ever Before

When my partner and I took a break from our relationship early last year for a few rather excruciating weeks, it was hard to figure out where to turn …

Breakup Brain: Getting Over a Lost Lover is Like Quitting Drugs, Says Neuroscientist

The symptoms of heartbreak, such as cravings and dependence, are similar to drug withdrawal, says neuroscientist Lucy Brown.<p>Dr. Lucy Brown is annoyed …

Albert Einstein

Santa Clara County inmate brawl is captured on Costco cameras personally purchased by sheriff

A massive brawl that erupted among inmates inside the troubled Santa Clara County jail Thursday was captured on surveillance equipment installed a day earlier after Sheriff Laurie Smith had purchased the cameras with her personal credit card.<p>Smith made the purchase after learning that it would cost …

NASA Confirms Earth’s Temperature Reached an Even-More-Terrifying Milestone in February

<b>Update, March 12, 2016</b>: Data released Saturday from NASA confim that February 2016 was not only the most unusually warm month ever measured globally, …

Global Warming

The madness of Kanye West

There’s still no sign of Kanye West’s self-declared masterpiece, The Life Of Pablo, actually going on sale. In what may be the most botched major release campaign in pop history, West has changed the album name and track listing numerous times, publicly previewed it at globally broadcast event, …

How To Improve Mental and Emotional Stability with Simple Writing

Can writing improve mental and emotional stability? Does it help people to deal with traumatic situations? The answer to both of these questions is a …

Mental Health

The Science of Developing Mental Toughness in Your Health, Work, and Life

Have you ever wondered what makes someone a good athlete? Or a good leader? Or a good parent? Why do some people accomplish their goals while others …

7 Things Happy Couples Do Differently

<i>This article was originally published on February 9, 2016.</i><br>There’s no exact formula for a great relationship. In fact, all relationships are made of …

What's Really Keeping Millennials From Starting Businesses

It’s no secret that the millennial generation is highly entrepreneurial. But student debt–and worries about retiring someday–are keeping many young, aspiring business owners from launching a startup, according to new research.<p>Currently, 8% of millenials own a business, 16% are making plans to start …

5 Shortcuts To Bonding Deeply With a Romantic Partner

How do you get to crazy love — or get crazy love back when it’s gone away?<p>Forget the silly relationship books, let’s look at the real science and get …

Harvard Social Psychologist Amy Cuddy on Mastering the Antidote to Anxiety, Self-Consciousness, and Impostor Syndrome

“Before we even show up at the doorstep of an opportunity, we are teeming with dread and anxiety, borrowing trouble from a future that hasn’t yet unfolded.”<p><i>“We know that we live in contradiction,”</i> Albert Camus wrote in his magnificent meditation on strength of character, <i>“but we also know that we</i> …

TED Talks

How to Use Your Body Language to Become More Confident

We all pretty much know that our mood is reflected in our body language. When you think of somewhat lacking confidence or lacking enthusiasm, a …

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The 10 best natural ways to treat depression

Affecting more than 340 million people in the world, depression is one of the most well-known mental disorders.<p>Similar in ways to the symptoms that indicate a general anxiety disorder, the symptoms of depression can be slower to detect, but can have easy remedies.<p>Below, we take an exclusive look at …

Wellness

How to Stop Feeling Guilty: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

You did something bad. And now you feel terrible. But the feeling won’t go away. It gnaws at you. Even worse, it makes you feel like you’re a <i>bad</i> …

Two Louisiana Officers Arrested in Fatal Shooting of Boy, 6

Two Louisiana law enforcement officers were arrested Friday in the shooting death of a 6-year-old boy, which occurred as both officers were working side jobs as city marshals, authorities said.<p>Derrick Stafford, 32, and Norris Greenhouse Jr., 23, were arrested and charged with second-degree murder …

We choose to be anxious, stressed, afraid: “We set ourselves the goal of trying to avoid things that are utterly out of our control”

<b>(Obak via Shutterstock)</b><p>Salon speaks to a psychologist about stress, parenting, and ways to deal with both<p>Scott Timberg<p>November 4, 2015 10:07pm (UTC)<p>As if we weren’t already feeling stressed out enough – today is National Stress Awareness Day – a new report by the Pew Research Center just came out, …

Self-help

25 Honest Selfies That Sum Up What It's Like To Be A Mom

Complete with under-eye circles, messy hair and more.<p>Last month, actress Olivia Wilde shared a frazzled selfie that resonated with parents everywhere. "I call this hairstyle, 'keep the kid alive,'" she wrote in the caption. "Products you'll need: sweat, string cheese, diaper rash cream, chewed up …

Olivia Wilde

Hot dogs, bacon and other processed meats increase risk of cancer, scientists say

The World Health Organization has confirmed some dietary advice that's unlikely to go down easy with most Americans: Bacon, hot dogs and other processed meats can increase your risk of cancer. Not only that, fresh cuts of red meat probably cause cancer too.<p>Doctors have long warned that steak and …

Holistic Medicine

California wants renewable energy for half its power by 2030

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown dramatically increased California's climate-change goals on Wednesday, committing the state to use renewable …

Los Angeles

What It Takes to Build a Tech Company When You Have No Technical Background

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Did you ever think about building an app or website for your startup idea, even when you completely lacked any coding experience? You’re not alone.<p>Consider that AirBnB's founders were not programmers; they were design guys. And today …

Outsourcing

Have We Reached A "Peak Water" Tipping Point In California?

It may be a see-saw course, but it's riding an uphill train.<p>A bit ago I wrote, regarding climate and tipping points:<p>The concept of "tipping point" — …

10 Things I Learned Starting My First Side Business As a Work at Home Mom

Before my son was born I was in awe of the idea of work at home moms (WAHMS). They had the best of both worlds, being with their families and still having a career. It sounded really simple to me. Then I tried it for myself and soon discovered that the dream lifestyle could easily become a …

2015 Has Been A Year Of Record-Breaking U.S. Weather Events

Floods, droughts, hurricanes, fires -- and it's not over.<p>Catastrophic flooding in South Carolina since last week shattered state rainfall records and shocked longtime residents and officials, who said they've never seen rain so powerful. But it's hardly the first extreme, record-breaking weather …

You're Looking At The Ultimate Dream Home — According To Pinterest

Classic styles and subdued shades prove to be the most popular on the beloved social network, but getting your home to look like this will cost you.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> We're sorry we have to tell you this, but no amount of IKEA hacks or DIY projects are going to bring your Pinterest dream home to life. What …

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