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Amazon’s Gold Box offers 25% off WantDo jackets for men & women

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Today only, as part off its Gold Box Deals of the Day, Amazon is offering <b>25% off</b> Wantdo Fashion Jackets for men and women. Orders …

5 professions that could see significant growth with the rise of AI

The words “artificial intelligence” often conjure up a sense of fear and apprehension. Fear for the unknown possibilities of AI, fear for the AI-fueled dystopian images brought about by movies like <i>The Terminator</i>, and most practically, fear for the possibility that AI will someday take our jobs. …

7 Mantras for Those Who Have Lost Their Motivation and Hope

Earlier today, I was sitting on a park bench eating a sandwich for lunch when an elderly couple pulled their car up under a nearby oak tree. They …

Old Age

How to Pass a Lie Detector Test

Tips for Beating a Polygraph Test<p>A polygraph test or lie detector test is designed to analyze physiological reactions to questions to determine …

Neurology

See How the Best Human Athletes Stack Up Against Average Animals

Usain Bolt might be the fastest human ever, but he’s still not faster than your average warthog. Bolt’s record, set at the 2009 World Championships …

Animals

How Napping Changes Your Brain That Makes You More Creative

Do you find that by the afternoon you are getting weary and losing focus? You may even find yourself starting to nod off. Chances are you need a good …

A Magazine Accidentally Replaced "Donald Trump" With "Someone With Tiny Hands” In A Story

Hold me closer, tiny handser.

What Do the Words You Use Say About You?

A lot.<p>Your personality can be determined just by looking at the way you text message. You can make accurate judgments about your favorite author’s …

Psychology

Barack Obama’s ‘ask Osama bin Laden’ line sparks memes

Twitter reacts after Barack Obama namechecks terror leader Osama bin Laden in his State of the Union address<p>As Barack Obama delivered his final State of the Union speech, his line on Osama bin Laden for got the meme treatment on Twitter.<p>Defending his record on tackling terrorism, the departing US …

Terrorism

down in it

Hilarious Judge Dismisses Taylor Swift Copyright Lawsuit With Taylor Swift Lyrics

Somebody's got a well-worn copy of Red at home.<p>On Tuesday, a judge dismissed a copyright infringement lawsuit brought against Taylor Swift by a man named Jessie Braham, who claimed that T-Swift stole the lyrics to "Shake It Off" from a song he wrote in 2013. Apparently even serious legal …

How To Become A Genius

Whether you’d like to admit it or not, you probably have an average IQ. Luckily, there’s a lot you can do to increase your intelligence.<p>You probably think you’re pretty smart. Most people believe they’re smarter than the average American, according to a study from YouGov. Yet when it comes to IQ, …

The Brain

Illustrations Showing The Ugly Truth Of Today's World

Art expresses ideas in thought-provoking and original ways. It captures our attention in an instant and inspires us to take action. Illustrator and …

VIDEO: Black Man Pulled Over By White Cop for 'Making Direct Eye Contact'

An Ohio-based viewer of The David Pakman Show contacted me recently making me aware of a video uploaded to Facebook by a man named John Felton. Both John and our viewer live in the Dayton, Ohio area. The video, uploaded by Mr. Felton, a black man, shows him being pulled over by a white police …

Black Culture

Six lessons we can learn from geniuses

Whether it’s designing a supersonic vehicle, helping the blind to see or creating space history, what can we learn from the great minds behind these feats?<p>Our series The Genius Behind has taken you inside the minds of people who are making the impossible possible. Whether it is designing the …

Genius

Lollipop’s keyboard can now be installed on any Android device without root

If you’re hankering for a taste of Android L but don’t have a Nexus device to install the SDK on, you could always check out its new keyboard, which …

Android News

Watch a hawk defend its turf against a quadcopter in the only way it knows

KU-KAW!<p>Not since James Cameron's 2009's masterpiece <i>Avatar</i> has there been such a struggle over the use of resources, and machine versus animal. That is one way you could describe this 39-second clip of a hawk defending its turf against a quadcopter drone flown by a puny earthbound human. Luckily a …

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APOD: Milky Way above Atacama Salt Lagoon (2014 Sep 16)<br>Image Credit & Copyright: Alex Tudorica (AIfA, U. Bonn) <br>http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/ap140916.html<p>…

Can "Y'all" Be Used to Refer to a Single Person?

“Y’all” is the most identifiable feature of the dialect known as Southern American English. It simply and elegantly fills out the pronoun paradigm …

Language

The Week in Review: Marijuana Goes Mainstream

In recent years, American social policy became a very sticky subject. Issues ranging from gay marriage to gun ownership are hotly politicized, and …

5 Questions That Can Change Your Life

<i>by Warren Berger</i><p>What can a question do? If it’s the right question, it can change your life. In my research on the power of inquiry for my book <i>A More</i> …

Happiness

This Tiny Scanner Will Tell You Exactly What Is In Your Food

The scanner harnesses the power of physics and chemistry to figure out everything from the sugar content of a given apple to whether or not that drink you left on the bar has been drugged.<p>The device, called SCiO, actually uses a technology similar to the one that helps astronomers figure out the …

Atoms

Infographic: These Are The Weirdest Things Thousands of People Google Every Month

Google is obviously an amazing informational resource, summoning all the secrets of the universe in less than .2 seconds. It serves as an oracle, unto which we project all our desires, fears, and mild concerns. Although each of us has our own protective battle to fight over anyone in our framily …

Weird

Fairy Tales Of The Secret Forest

10 reasons Americans ignore climate disasters

C’mon, admit it, we humans really are causing our own climate suicide. But so what?<p>We’ve got freedom of choice. And we love our cars. They need gas. …

Natural Gas