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An evolutionary psychologist explains what happens inside our brain when we meditate and how that changes over time

Evolutionary psychologist Robert Wright explains what happens inside your brain when you sit to meditate and how it can change your perception of the outside world. Wright is the author of "Why Buddhism is True." Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Robert Wright:</b> In real mindfulness meditation, …

Research report: 5 powerful rituals that will make you resilient

Every now and then, life punches below the belt. How can you be resilient when times get tough and you feel bad?<p>There are all kinds of strategies for …

How Pants Went From Banned to Required in the Roman Empire

Six hundred years in the history of trousers.<p>Go to a meeting with any male politician today and you’re almost certainly going to be standing in front …

Female Photographers Discuss The Real Anxieties Of Being Women

Warning: This post contains nudity and may be inappropriate for work.<p>"A woman must continually watch herself," critic John Berger wrote in <i>Ways of Seeing.</i> "One might simplify this by saying: men act and women appear. Men look at women. Women watch themselves being looked at."<p>As a bona fide woman, I …

Relationships

ScienceCasts: Dawn Triangle of Planets

Coping With Cravings, And Other Tips On Eating While Pregnant

Eating healthy in this day and age is a challenge. And the pressure is on if you're a pregnant woman given that you're eating for two.<p>But the nausea, exhaustion and mix of unpredictable hormones – not to mention the anxiety of preparing to go through labor and becoming a parent – make balanced …

Nutrition

Understanding Cervical Changes: A Health Guide for Women

HPV Infection<p>My doctor told me that some types of HPV cause cervical cancer, as well as other types of cancer, even some throat cancers.<p>HPVs are a …

30 Weird But True Pregnancy Facts You Should Know

Pregnancy is one of the most fascinating things I have ever experienced. There is nothing like growing a human inside of your own body. Giving birth …

Pregnancy

6 on-the-go fat-burning snacks you'll actually want to eat

Eating small meals throughout the day helps with weight management in a couple different ways. For one thing, eating frequently helps to keep your blood sugar stable, meaning you won’t get so ravenous that you'll overeat.<p>Plus, adding protein to your meals keeps your metabolism up, which, in turn, …

How To Photograph Spiky Fireworks With Long Exposure

David Johnson’s photo series of long exposure fireworks with a focus pull technique have gone viral around the web. Many people have been asking …

Landscape Photography

Camera technology: which photography brand is winning the race? (Infographic)

Which photography brand is winning the race of camera technology and innovation? This insightful new infographic from Clifton Cameras takes at the …

Vegan, Kosher and Gluten Free Bakery Bunnie Cakes Is Opeing at Aventura Mall!

Aventura's food game is looking up! Vegan, kosher, and gluten free bakery Bunnie Cakes is opening up an outpost here, and its location within the mall is quite fitting.<p>Unlike Gastropod, which set up shop inside the mall's food court, Bunnie Cakes is opening right in front of the colorful and happy …

Keep Your Eye Out for Photo Gear Deals on Amazon’s First-Ever Prime Day

Hey, Amazon Prime members: if you’ve been eyeing a particular piece of camera equipment, you might want to hold off on purchasing it until next …

Hella Jongerius' new rugs for Danskina were designed from the yarn up

In this movie, Dutch designer Hella Jongerius introduces the three latest additions to Danskina's range of rugs and explains how she "always starts …

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Panasonic’s Lumix CM1 smartphone-4K camera hybrid launches in U.S. for $1K

At Photokina 2014 in Cologne, Germany, Panasonic has announced – much to the surprise of almost everyone – a new “connected camera” called the CM1. …

Interactive Web App Makes Sure You Never Forget a Photoshop or Lightroom Shortcut

When it comes to getting the most out your post-processing applications, you really want to know your shortcuts. The problem is, there’s so many …

10 Portrait Tips to Take Your Photography to the Next Level

You have all the makings of a beautiful photograph: the perfect client, an overcast day for soft natural lighting and a gorgeous landscape as the …

Clint Eastwood: What I've Learned

Actor, 78<p><i>Born in San Francisco and raised throughout northern California, Eastwood attended Los Angeles City College under the G. I. Bill and served as mayor of Carmel, California from 1986 to 1988.</i><p><b>In the first place,</b> I was taller than most kids in my classes. In the second, we were always moving. …

Clint Eastwood

A closer look at zoom.

<b>From the moment Paper hit the App Store, zoom has been one of the top features requested by creators.</b> While we wanted to implement the feature …

App Store

NASA creates eye-popping 160-megapixel image of our two nearest galaxies (video)

NASA is determined to bring the final frontier closer than ever -- or at least a small, photographic slice of it. Using NASA's Swift satellite, astrophysicists at Goddard Space Flight Center and Pennsylvania State University were able to create a stunningly detailed survey of the two galaxies …

Best of May 2013

The 16 Best Western Movies | The Art of Manliness

Few figures in history have had as powerful an impact on American masculinity as the cowboy. For over a century, the cowboy has — for better or for …

The 7-Minute, Full-Body Workout That Really Works (It's Scientifically Proven!)

We are busy, busy people—but I'll bet all of us can carve out seven minutes somewhere in our days, right?<p>The newest issue of <i>American College of Sports Medicine's Health & Fitness Journal</i> takes all the newest exercise research and boils it down into one seven-minute workout. The 12 high-intensity …

Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

Open up the definitive guide to delightfully detailed doors.<p>Many modern-day projects by cutting-edge firms include details of incredible rigor.<p>Submit your best work today: The extended entry deadline is May 25th!<p>Inspired by ancient Islamic architecture but realized through state-of-the-art …

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