Dave Colvin

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8 Habits You'd Be Better Off Without

Being in a hurry all the time drains your energy. Your work and routine life make you feel overwhelmed. Getting caught up in things beyond your …

15 Things You Need to Give Up if You Want to Be Happy

Language changes over time; words and phrases come and go. In many cases, there is a good reason for words leaving our vocabulary.<p>I am certainly …

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The Simplest Periodic Table We've Ever Seen

No numbers, just dots<p>In this beautiful, easy-to-read periodic table, created by London-based graphic designer Alison Haigh, each element is represented by a visualization of its electronic structure, rather than by numbers and letters.<p>The dots each represent electrons—so, hydrogen, which has an …

6 Ways To Ground Yourself When You're Feeling Anxious

I’m writing this as I’m waiting to hear back from the doctor about whether or not my son has Lyme Disease. I’d love to report that I’m one of those …

How to Think Like Sherlock Holmes: Lessons in Mindfulness and Creativity from the Great Detective

<i>“The habit of mind which leads to a search for relationships between facts,”</i> wrote James Webb Young in his famous 1939 5-step technique for creative problem-solving, <i>“becomes of the highest importance in the production of ideas.”</i> But just how does one acquire those vital cognitive customs? That’s …

The long play record turns 65 this week. Take a look back at the best selling albums of the LP era.

On June 18, 1948, a press conference was held at the Waldorf...photo-4796655.64699 - |ucfirst<p>25. Tina Turner 1984: Private Dancer , 20 million albums sold photo-4796312.64699 - |ucfirst<p>24. Supertramp 1979: Breakfast in America , 20 million albums...photo-4796304.64699 - |ucfirst<p>23. Prince & The …

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Home Economics: The Link Between Work-Life Balance and Income Equality

The central conflict of domestic life right now isn't men versus women or mothers versus fathers; it's the family against money.<p>My wife leans in. A year ago, after nine hours of labor, she received an epidural and immediately asked me to pass the iPad so she could send a note to work. I suggested …

60 Small Ways to Improve Your Life in the Next 100 Days

Contrary to popular belief, you don’t have to make drastic changes in order to notice an improvement in the quality of your life. At the same time, …

10 Mind-Bending Discoveries In Physics

The study of physics is the study of the universe—and more specifically, just how the hell the universe works. It is without a doubt the most …