Joshua Robinson

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Why the modern world is bad for your brain

Our brains are busier than ever before. We’re assaulted with facts, pseudo facts, jibber-jabber, and rumour, all posing as information. Trying to figure out what you need to know and what you can ignore is exhausting. At the same time, we are all doing more. Thirty years ago, travel agents made our …

Productivity

An undergrad, a drone and a dream: New FAA rules have a UNLV student smelling opportunity

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Some people are just born to build stuff.<p>In his sixth-grade yearbook, Greg Friesmuth answered the question of what he wanted …

FAA names 6 sites for testing drones

Congress envisions unmanned aircraft sharing the skies with passenger planes by the end of 2015.<p>The Federal Aviation Administration named six teams across the nation that will host the development and testing of drones to fly safely in the same skies as commercial airliners.<p>The announcement …

Raising the Perfect Dog

<b>IN THE LIVING ROOM</b> of my parents’ house in Littleton, Colorado, stands a nineteenth-century grandfather clock from England. The wood has a deep burgundy luster, and a painted swan that used to rock to and fro with the turning of the hands. Until this past spring, the clock chimed every 15 minutes. …

The 10 most common sex mistakes

1. Getting too intimate<p>When it comes to verbal seduction, less is more. You might think it's what she wants to hear, but letting the conversation …

10 ways to cancer-proof your life

1. Be sun smart<p>Whether you’re hitting the slopes or the sand, use protection. The sun's rays can burn skin in just 15 minutes—even on cloudy days, …

5 muscle-shocking methods you forgot all about

9 Measures of Health That Actually Matter<p>Josh Brolin Got Jacked for ‘Deadpool 2’—and Here’s the Photo to Prove It<p>7 Agonizing 2-minute Workouts for a …

Workouts

Best powder in the world

Your endless winter is here with snow adventures that take you to the best pow-pow our planet has to offer. Stay frosty. This article is adapted from Lonely Planet's 1000 Ultimate Adventures.<p>Heli-skiing, Utah, USA<p>Skier jumps down a steep face of snow in Utah. Image by Johannes Kroemer / The Image …

9 Reasons Why Beer Is Even Better Than You Thought

Happy National Beer Day!<p>In honor of this great and extremely important holiday, we've decided to round up all the reasons why you should love this awesome drink. It turns out that beer has many uses you may have never known of before. Did you know that in many places in Europe people use it to …

Faster-Than-Light Drive

Instead of using rockets or thrusters, a craft equipped with warp drive would move by distorting space.<p>The warp drive proposed by Miguel Alcubierre would achieve faster-than-light speeds by distorting space-time. The device would generate a field of negative energy that would squeeze or stretch …

Classic Apple Pie

One-Pot Wonders: Mussels With Chard and Tomatoes

I get that while Serious Eats has a fantastic group of readers who are avid cooks, there are people out there who just don't want to cook or think they don't have the time. I recently sat next to a young man on a plane and he said just that as we discussed our respective fields. At which point I …

7 Things to Avoid Eating or Drinking While Traveling

Or you'll be sorry...<p><b>Eating the kinds of bizarre foods</b> TV omnivore Andrew Zimmern puts in his mouth each week was once the hapless lot — never the intent — of 19th century adventurers like Sir Richard Burton, who while trekking from Zanzibar into the Congo would have given anything for some good …

Immune System

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

5 Minute Chocolate Fudge S'mores Mug Cake.

5 Minute Chocolate Fudge S’mores Mug Cake.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> February 10, 2012 371<p>Oh hi!<p>Just sharing a s’mores mug cake today. That can be made in 5 …

Are Oreos Addictive? They're Trouble Regardless

A scientist and his students at Connecticut College have shown that certain foods -- the experiment focused on Oreos -- stimulate rat brains in the same way as drugs. In fact, the rats trip harder on Oreo filling than on cocaine or morphine.<p>What they're saying is that Oreos might have addictive …