Eric Dumouchel

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75 Books Every Writer Should Read

Whether you want to make writing your career or just want to know how to improve your writing so that you can pass your college courses, there is …

Why Every Author Should Have a Google+ Account

A recent article on Hypebot does a good job explaining why <b>content creators (especially authors!) need to be using Google’s social platform.</b><p>Here’s the …

Five Simple and Effective Tips for Managing Your Email

Everyone nowadays gets way too many emails and spends too much time dealing with them. If you feel like you are wasting too much time on email, you …

How sucessful people handle email effectively

9 Health Benefits of Watermelon

You might like watermelon because it's tasty, but did you know it's also incredibly beneficial for your health? it can even lower your blood pressure.

Do Scientists Pray? Einstein Answers a Little Girl’s Question about Science vs. Religion

Whether in their inadvertently brilliant reflections on gender politics or in their seemingly simple but profound questions about how the world works, kids have a singular way of stripping the most complex of cultural phenomena down to their bare essence, forcing us to reexamine our layers of …

Creative Writing: Skill vs. Talent

What wins in a battle of skill vs. talent?Is effective and compelling creative writing borne of skill or talent?There has always been much debate …

Parents' fear of vaccinations nearly killed their son

"The mistake that we made was that we underestimated the diseases and we totally over-estimated the adverse reactions", says father Ian Williams, who …

I Hate to Break it to You, but You Already Eat Bugs

I grabbed a box of cereal out of my cabinet. The flakes smelled stale, but I was hungry enough. I poured a cup or two into a bowl, followed by a …

1.5 million Haitians facing severe hunger says UN agency

<b>GENEVA, Switzerland, Wednesday June 12, 2013</b> – A United Nations food relief agency says it remains “extremely concerned” by the plight of 1.5 million …

You Can Increase Your Intelligence: 5 Ways to Maximize Your Cognitive Potential

"One should not pursue goals that are easily achieved. One must develop an instinct for what one can just barely achieve through one's greatest …

Let's Get Creative And Redefine The Meaning Of Religion

We all know how the battle lines shake out: evangelical vs. scientist, believer vs. atheist. The culture war defined as science vs. religion is so overheated that it seems to be more of a caricature than a coherent, useful discussion. Unless, that is, someone is trying to stretch beyond the usual …

Consciousness: The Bridge Between Science and Religion

Peter Russell, <i>Spirit of Now</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Science and religion often seem poles apart–and in many ways they are. But I believe the two can, and will …

13 Ways to be Happier

Without realising it, many of our thought habits get in the way of our happiness and cause us to get stuck into negative patterns of thinking. Below …

Not all robot maids created equal: Roomba vs. Scooba

For the past 12 years, iRobot's done its best to help us forget that the flying cars and jetpacks we were all promised in our youth have failed to materialize. How? By filling our homes with robots, of course.<p>I recently spent a week with iRobot's Roomba 650 Vacuum Cleaning Robot and Scooba 390 …

Noah's Ark and the Great Flood: Did it Really Happen?

<i>“In the six hundredth year of Noah’s life, in the second month, the seventeenth day of the month, the same day were all the fountains of the great</i> …