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It Looks Like We Were Wrong About a Basic Property of Mars

When you think about what makes a planet special, maybe you think about its size, its composition, how far it is from the Sun, and maybe how large …

Alcohol and Medication: These Are the Medications You Should Never Mix With Alcohol

Recently, <i>Bachelor</i> and <i>Bachelor in Paradise</i> contestant Corinne Olympios spoke to <i>Good Morning America</i> about the dangers associated with mixing alcohol …

Alcohol

These 11 Rules Will Change Your Life Forever

This curated post is authored by Chris Danilo, Mentor &The post These 11 Rules Will Change Your Life Forever appeared first on iamwire.

George Bernard Shaw

Vitamin B6 and B12 Supplements Appear to Cause Cancer in Men

A newly discovered risk associated with common energy and metabolism pills<p>Energy. If you’re not taking vitamin B12, forget about having energy. As <i>The Dr. Oz Show</i> has recommended, “End your energy crisis with Vitamin B12.” The nice thing about sublingual pills is “you don’t need a doctor, you don’t …

Vitamins

Hubble Telescope detects stratosphere on huge alien planet

A huge, superhot alien planet has a stratrosphere, like Earth does, a new study suggests.<p>"This result is exciting because it shows that a common trait of most of the atmospheres in our solar system — a warm stratosphere — also can be found in exoplanet atmospheres," study co-author Mark Marley, of …

Universe

You can now get a butt plug with a fidget spinner attached

Fidget spinners have now reached critical mass. People are attaching rockets to them, balancing them on the heads of alligators, and the heads of …

How To Use Brain Science To Be Your Best Self In 2017

Neuroscience offers some handy hacks to learn faster, focus better, and make smarter decisions this year.<p>Resolutions are often an exercise in wishful thinking. People rarely keep them, mostly because they’re vague about their goals and don’t have a plan for following through. But that isn’t the …

Meet Yana, The Two-Faced Kitty Whose Parents Ran Out Of Ink

Being two-faced is generally considered to be a bad thing. Unless you’re Yana the cat that is. Because as you can see, this adorable chimeric feline …

Repurposed Clothespins – A Funky Trend For DIY Projects

What else is there to do with clothespins except hang clothes? When you’re a DIYer you can always come up with at least one other way to use …

Chemicals

Greet the New Year With January's Must-Read Scifi and Fantasy Books

It’s a new year, so it’s time to add some new books to your shelf, too. January brings a bumper crop of science fiction and fantasy, with a little …

Books

Is There A Link Between Depression And Creativity?

<b>Depression and creativity are almost collocated words</b><p>Creativity has often been linked to depression or mood disorders. When I wrote a short post some …

15 Home Organizing Mini-Tasks You Can Tackle in 15 Minutes

Okay, so you've got a few minutes before the newest episode of your favorite show comes on—how do you spend it? You could flip through the channels …

Minimalism

A Zen Master Reveals 5 Mindfulness Strategies to Improve Your Personal Relationships

3) Be kind to each other<p><i>“The source of love is deep in us and we can help others realize a lot of happiness. One word, one action, one thought can</i> …

Meditation

There's Growing Evidence That Venus Was Once Habitable

If you could hop in a time-traveling spacecraft, go back three billion years and land any place in our solar system, where would you want to end up? …

Planets

El-P & Killer Mike speak out after NY Post called out “anti-cop rapper” Ka

Brooklyn rapper <b>Ka</b> released his new album <i>Honor Killed the Samurai</i> earlier this month, and now he’s in the news for something much less positive. The</b> …

Why You Should Actually Look Forward to Being Alone Forever

We asked a psychologist about how playing the long game as someone who doesn't commit to romantic relationships can pay off.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i><p>For years, single people have been painted as failures. Hollywood has managed to make three Bridget Jones films on that loose …

Relationships

Rusty Toothbrush – Alex Stewart and the snowboard boomergang

There is something captivating about this video from the Rusty Toothbrush crew. And we aren't just saying that because it comes from a country …

These 5 Tiny Mistakes Are Blocking Your Success

Sometimes, you just need to get out of your own way.<p>Success in both life and business revolves around your ability to effectively communicate, inspire, and work with other people. But those are no easy tasks, and it can be difficult to know where to start in attempting to improve yourself in those …

Self-improvement

Ancient Roman Treasure Discovered in Shipwreck Dates Back to Emperor Constantine

A 1,600-year-old shipwreck hidden in Caesarea reveals a time of wealth and prosperity for the Roman Empire.<p>In 313 CE, Emperor Constantine would alter the face of the Roman Empire forever. His most famed decree, the Edict of Milan, sought to put an end to the persecution of Christians under his …

Archaeology

Kratom: Treating Addiction With Addiction

By Drs. David Niesel and Norbert Herzog, Medical Discovery News<p>Some who use kratom to ease their withdrawal symptoms from heroin addiction are discovering that this is also an addictive drug that can reignite the cravings for the heroin they are trying hard to conquer. The use of kratom as a …

Pain

New in the Shop: Beautifully Abstract City Maps by Jazzberry Blue

Using bold colors and geometric forms, artist Jazzberry Blue creates abstract maps of some of the world's most famous cities. He's made these modern maps, that have that mid-century modern look to them, for almost every city you can think of including Chicago, Milan, and Berlin. The self-taught …

Art

Words on the Move: Thug

In recent past the word <i>thug</i> has been receiving quite a lot of attention, following its use to describe rioters, looters, and occasionally, …

Language

Strange Signals Are Coming From Space, And Repeating

This is the first time we've encountered a repeating signal like this<p>Of all the weirdness in the universe, fast radio bursts (FRBs) are among the weirdest. Sure, possible (probably not) alien megastructures might beat them in an astrophysical brawl, but FRBs are really strange.<p>How strange are they? …

Robotic Sculptures Will Cross the U.S.-Mexico Border

Artist Chico MacMurtrie's new installation "invites the public to rethink the notion of borders in a globalized world."<p>Chico MacMurtrie's <i>Border Crossers</i> are sculptural statements that bridge borders, both physical and symbolic. MacMurtrie plans to install <i>Border Crossers</i> at a range of significant …

Modern Art

There Are a Lot of Bugs Inside Your Home That You Don't Know About

In today's eww news...<p>We wouldn't be surprised if one of your biggest fears was waking up to find a giant cockroach scurrying across your floor (in fact, <i>we're</i> shuddering just thinking about it). Welp, we hate to break it to you, but new research has found that there are indeed a lot of insects …

Is mindfulness making us ill?

It’s the relaxation technique of choice, popular with employers and even the NHS. But some have found it can have unexpected effects<p>I am sitting in a circle in a grey, corporate room with 10 housing association employees – administrators, security guards, cleaners – eyes darting about nervously. We …

The Cast Of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" Then And Now

ALERT: "Time Warp" was never originally in the film.