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Skinny people may be dangerously fat on the inside

On the outside, they appear to look healthy, but on the inside, their bodies tell a totally different story.<p>And just because they’re not overweight …

30 Things About Life Everyone Should Learn Before Turning 30 | Inc.com

Life is full of lessons. Some lessons are learned in an instant--like when you touch a hot stove. Others take time to fully understand--for example, what it truly means to be in love. But regardless of the size of the lesson, there are 30 important ones everyone should know before exiting young …

Self-improvement

Being Lazy Is the Key to Success, According to the Best-Selling Author of 'Moneyball' | Inc.com

Do you think of yourself as lazy? If so, do you think that's a good thing? It just might be the key to success. That's according to Michael Lewis, author of the bestsellers <i>Moneyball</i>, <i>The Big Short</i>, and many more.<p>Lewis was a keynote speaker at the 2017 Insight Summit put on by online survey company …

Moneyball

12 signals our body sends to tell us we are too stressed

Our body is an incredibly complex machine that reacts not only to external changes but to internal ones too. Dr. Susan Babel, a psychologist who …

Happiness

11 travel gadgets that will help you survive your next trip

Traveling is easy when you have the right accessories.<p>Whether you're dealing with over-sized luggage, changing weather, or shoddy hotels, it always pays to be prepared.<p>These are some of the best and most innovative products to ensure that your vacation goes smoothly, from start to finish.

Sleeping With Technology: Harming Your Brain One Night at a Time

Here is an all-too-common scenario: <i>Jeff and Mary put the kids to bed and settle down for the night to watch television. Jeff has his smartphone at his bedside and keeps checking email, social media, texts and the baseball scores while Mary checks her work emails, plays Words With Friends and checks</i> …

Introverts: You Can Fake Being Outgoing at Work. Here’s How

Introverts: Remain calm. You are fantastic — smart, observant, focused, responsible, flexible — all-around, a joy to work with. This title does not mean we think you should change your personality, because you shouldn’t. We need you, and to be honest, an all-extrovert world sounds utterly …

Do you have good money habits?

When it comes to money habits, an average Indian holds a poor record. We still buy gold as the best investment option despite its poor returns; we …

The 15-Minute Workout That’ll Leave You Chill AF | Women's Health

Exercise 1 Downward Dog Twist Dolphin<p>Starting on all fours, curl your toes under and straighten your legs as you lift and push your hips back into downward dog. Reach your left hand to the outer edge of your right leg. Rotate your rib cage to the right, keeping your right arm straight. Hold for …

Yoga

Water-powered motorbike brainchild of Brazilian civil servant

With a bit of knowledge in mechanics and a lot of fantasy, a Brazilian civil servant has created, in his garage in São Paulo, what he calls the “Moto Power H2O”.<p>Ricardo Azevedo has transformed his 1993 Honda NX 200 into a kind of water-powered motorcycle. The bike uses a car battery to produce …

15 Things You Need To Let Go To Find Happiness In Life

<b>1. Holding grudges against people</b><p>Life is too short for you to be constantly holding grudges against other people. Whatever they did to you, let it go …

How to Attract Good Luck: 4 Secrets Backed by Research

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don’t mean …

5 Foods with More Protein Than an Egg

<b>Dried Spirulina</b> <br>Fish aren't the only ocean fare packed with protein: Just two tablespoons of this dried seaweed contain an amazing eight grams of protein—all for just 40 calories. Hint: Try sprinkling spirulina over a salad, or use it to season roasted vegetables.<p><b>Roasted Soybeans</b><br>A quarter cup of …

When A Stranger Leaves You $125 Million

One morning last year, when Bryan Bashin sat down to check his email, a peculiarly short note caught his attention.<p>"A businessman has passed away. I think you might want to talk to us," it read.<p>Bashin directs a nonprofit in San Francisco called the LightHouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, so …

San Francisco

Falling short: How India treats those seeking refuge

The image of drowned Syrian toddler Aylan Kurdi sparked an outpouring of support for Syrian refugees last week. While sympathy is spontaneous in the …

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Psychology

Is a text message more romantic than a phone call?

When it comes to expressing a romantic interest, the results of a new study suggest typing and texting are more effective than talking<p>Modern dating seems to be characterised less by face-to-face encounters and bunches of flowers than by buzzing smartphones and the screen-swiping of dating apps. And …

Bosch teaches its appliances new tricks at IFA - CNET

Bosch's app can now let you check on your groceries from the store, and give you advice about which washing machine cycle is right for your clothes. These clever new add-ons come as part of a revamped lineup of connected appliances that will work with the company's existing Home Connect app for iOS …

Smart Homes

How a 10-year-old schoolgirl in India fought against child marriage—and won

When I get back home, the subject of marriage is the centre of the conversation again. The son of one of my uncles has asked to marry me. Ma tries to convince me to meet him.<p>“He’s a relative and is ready to accept the dowry that we’re offering.”<p>“I don’t care where he comes from and what he’s ready …

Study Skills

Nazi gold: train of 'military nature' found in Polish hills

Regional mayor’s office in southern Poland confirms a train of a 'military nature' found, sparking further speculation it could be the lost 'Nazi gold' train<p>The hunt for a legendary Nazi gold train in Poland took a new twist on Wednesday night after a regional mayor’s office in southern Poland …

World History

How to make the perfect burger: Oxford food scientist claims to have answer

Oxford University chef says perfect burger is 7cm tall, should be eaten to music, given a name and should feel as good as it tastes<p>A leading food scientist claims to have created the perfect burger - and says that its smell and feel are more important than the taste.<p>The best burgers are 7cm tall, …

Food

Fire fountains on moon mystery solved

A new explanation for the driving force behind ancient fire fountain eruptions on the moon. Plus … do some volatiles on the moon and Earth have a …

Snooze Alert: A Sleep Disorder May Be Harming Your Body And Brain

It's time for consumers to wake up to the risks of sleep disorders, scientists say.<p>More than 50 million adults in the U.S. have a disorder such as insomnia, restless leg syndrome or sleep apnea, according to an Institute of Medicine report. And it's now clear that a lack of sleep "not only …

Sleep

A cap that treats depression? Check the science before getting excited

Yesterday, an article in the Entrepreneurs section of the Guardian purported to reveal a “cloth cap that could help treat depression”. This claim has caused some alarm in the neuroscience and mental health fields, so it’s important to look a little more closely at what the manufacturers are …

The Brain

15 Questions To Ask Your Kids To Help Them Have Good Mindsets

As a loving parent, it is important to instill in your kids the right mindset and attitude. Both determine how your child interprets the world. And …

Happiness

This Is Why You Should Not Aim At A Happy Life Anymore

Happiness is different things to different people. Philosophers believe happiness is about living a good life and flourishing, not simply defining …

Happiness

China's yuan currency falls for a second day

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1185000/1185830_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524787779_0a30ff5bfcb99d3914071f3f01ef2b57<p><b>China's Central Bank has again cut the guiding rate for the national currency, the yuan, a day after Tuesday's record 1.9% devaluation.</b><p>The move …

Economics

Swirling mystery of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot

The Great Red Spot has been swirling wildly over Jupiter for the past 150 years, but scientists still aren’t sure what causes the gigantic storm’s …

Space vegetables are on the menu for the first time at the International Space Station

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station are going to have a very special meal tomorrow. Red romaine lettuce is on the menu, and when they take a bite, it will mark the first time astronauts eat food that was grown on the ISS.<p>Casual observers may be surprised to hear that fresh vegetables …