Jennifer K. Lai

37 Added | 1 Magazine | 3 Likes | 2 Following | @jenniferklai | Keep up with Jennifer K. Lai on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Jennifer K. Lai”

The changing face of psychology

After 50 years of stagnation in research practices, psychology is leading reforms that will benefit all life sciences<p>In 1959, an American researcher named Ted Sterling reported something disturbing. Of 294 articles published across four major psychology journals, 286 had reported positive results – …

Pucker Up! 9 DIY Lipsticks, Stains, and Glosses to Try Before V-Day

If you’re planning on doing a fair share of puckering up exactly one month from now, then it’s time to start thinking about your Valentine’s Day lips. Going for a classic red? A super trendy berry stain? Or staying with a silky gloss? The possibilities are pretty endless—but you don’t have to run …

Makeup

Brain workouts benefit older adults 10 years later - Futurity

Older adults who receive as few as 10 sessions of mental training show long-lasting improvements in reasoning 10 years after the intervention.

College & University

Last-Minute New Year's Eve Party Ideas

Greetings, Decoist readers! On this post-Christmas winter day, we want to know… Are you hosting a <b>New Year’s Eve party</b> this year? As for me–I’m not …

McKenzie Raley, Art Director, Banishes Dry Skin With Emu Oil

Dressed in a black puffer coat with her blonde locks flowing underneath an XO snapback hat, we were immediately drawn to McKenzie Raley's effortlessly cool style. But beyond having impeccable fashion sense, this art director is chock full of unconventional skin care methods.<p>Raley exfoliates her …

Sorry - Server error

The website encountered an error while retrieving your page.

Terry Bradshaw coping with memory loss, depression

Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw says the physical pounding sustained during his NFL career affects his memory, creating bouts of depression and challenges related to his new Vegas-styled show.<p>Bradshaw, who won four Super Bowls with the Pittsburgh Steelers in the 1970s, is preparing to shift …

Brains Sweep Themselves Clean Of Toxins During Sleep

While the brain sleeps, it clears out harmful toxins, a process that may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's, researchers say.<p>During sleep, the flow of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain increases dramatically, washing away harmful waste proteins that build up between brain cells during waking hours, a …

Selena Gomez's $58 Jacket Is The Best Cheap Celeb Find Of The Week (PHOTOS)

This week, we spotted dozens of celebs wearing items we want in our closets... right now. Though many carried big designer labels and heavy price tags, more than a few stars donned affordable looks.<p>Selena Gomez rocked a $58 dollar camouflage jacket, while Miranda Kerr seems to have found the …

Friday 13th travellers take chance on flight 666 to HEL

Pilot of Finnair flight from Copenhagen to Helsinki says he is not superstitious about flying on unlucky date<p>Would you board flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th? For superstitious travellers, that might be tempting fate. But Finnair passengers on AY666 to Helsinki apparently were not too bothered. …

Celebrity Doppelgangers, New & Old

Have you ever found yourself watching a movie and thinking, "Man, I know this actress!" only to later IMDb her and find out you meant someone completely different?<p>Yeah, that's because <i>a lot</i> of celebrities look alike.<p>Some stars currently hot in the business share very similar features, and some stars …

Pop Culture

17 Essential Items Every Guy Should Own

We know that many men find shopping challenging, which is why we've whipped up clothing guides for everything from pants to suits to shoes to shorts (yes, we're OK with guys wearing shorts -- sometimes). But at the end of the day, it's easiest to just have a simple, go-to list: What does a guy need …

Testicle size may indicate men's childcare aptitude, suggests US study

Men with smaller testes more likely to take charge of parenting jobs and reacted more strongly to photos of own children<p>Men's aptitude for childcare may be reflected in the size of their testes, according to a study by US scientists.<p>Researchers found that men with smaller testes were more likely to …

Man Wakes Up from Surgery, Realizes He's Married to a Beautiful Woman

Jason Mortensen has been through a lot over the last six years — surgeries, recoveries, surgeries again — and his loving wife has been by his side …

Relationships

Gut feelings: the future of psychiatry may be inside your stomach

Her parents were running out of hope. Their teenage daughter, Mary, had been diagnosed with a severe case of obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD), as well as ADHD. They had dragged her to clinics around the country in an effort to thwart the scary, intrusive thoughts and the repetitive behaviors …

Wellness

10 Annoying Lies That Movies And TV Shows Tell You

Reddit user julestheteacher recently posted this question to the AskReddit community: "Hello, what 'lies' do you see on TV shows that annoy you the most?"<p>Redditers unleashed their fury.<p>Here are the best answers:<p>1. Extracting people's identities from security camera footage is easy<p>"Enhance. Enhance. …

Gerard Butler

Right Brain, Left Brain? Scientists Debunk Popular Theory

Maybe you're "right-brained": creative, artistic, an open-minded thinker who perceives things in subjective terms. Or perhaps you're more of a "left-brained" person, where you're analytical, good at tasks that require attention to detail, and more logically minded.<p>It turns out, though, that this …

NextMovie Intern Recites 'Mean Girls' in 29 Minutes

Paramount Pictures<p>In a feat that's both impressive and obsessive, an intern at NextMovie memorized every word of dialogue in "Mean Girls," and recited the entire movie in less than 30 minutes.<p>While the actual film clocks in around 97 minutes, NextMovie intern Christopher Rosa decided that was far …

Happy Little Bad Guys - Character Geek Art

Fall 2013 Hair Trend Report

See the top 12 hair trends of the season.<p>As is so often the case in fashion, the fall runways were a study in contrasts. There was riotous volume at Marc by Marc Jacobs, punk pin-curls at Givenchy and princessy plaits at Rodarte. Real women were simultaneously reassured by the simple elegance of …

Two Ex-Olympic Badminton Teammates Got Into An Insane Fist Fight In The Middle Of A Match

The two players were playing each other on different teams. They were warned by the referees after a verbal exchange earlier in the match, according to ESPN, but later started brawling during a changeover.<p>In the video below, you can see Issara chase Jongjit into another court, tackle him and start …

Badminton

13 Best Movie Karaoke Scenes: ‘Lost In Translation,’ ‘(500) Days of Summer,’ More

Only God Forgives, in theaters now, features a sword-wielding antagonist who loves karaoke. From Bill Murray in Lost in Translation to Joseph …

Eczema primes children for food allergies

Eczema can leave children prone to developing food allergies in later life by allowing their immune systems to be primed incorrectly.<p>A new study has shown that eczema causes the barrier formed by the skin to breakdown, exposing the young immune system to allergens from foods like peanuts and cow’s …

Skin Care

14 Bizarre Lyrics That Prove Flo Rida Knows No One Can Understand What He's Saying

Hey, Flo Rida, you're awesome, but what in the heck are you talking about?

4 Innovative Ways to Tie a Chic Summer Sarong

Your step-by-step guide to tying a summer scarf.<p>Your step-by-step guide to tying a summer scarf. Plus, 7 fresh ways to tie a scarf.<p>One Shoulder Dress<p>Side Slit Dress<p>Harem Pant Jumpsuit<p>Halter Dress

Self Freezing Coke Video By Grant Thompson Has Completely Blown Our Minds

"Grab a bottle of room temperature soda, and start shaking it violently." That's the first bit of instruction on Grant Thompson's incredible self freezing Coke (or any other soda) video.<p>Look guys, we were never big science buffs in school, but that's probably because no one ever presented the …

30 Clever Ways to Keep Your Jewelry Organized

We’ve shared our ultimate picks for gorgeous bracelets, necklaces and hair accessories that you can totally make yourself and hope they’ve served as inspiration to kickstart your handmade accessory collection for the season. But now that you’ve made these amazing pieces, where are you going to …

Jewelry

Mouse cloned from drop of blood

<b>Scientists in Japan have cloned a mouse from a single drop of blood.</b><p>Circulating blood cells collected from the tail of a donor mouse were used to produce the clone, a team at the Riken BioResource Center reports in the journal Biology of Reproduction.<p>The female mouse lived a normal lifespan and …

Biotechnology

7 Tips for Decorating With Texture

Designer Laura Day says a variety of surfaces and layering is key to making any room more interesting. Get the tips on adding texture into your home design.<p><b>1. Decide on a Look</b><p>If you want a cozy look and feel, choose wood, plush fabrics, woven surfaces, and natural fabrics for the floors and …