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9 Restaurant Secret Menu Items That'll Actually Save you Money

The idea of secret menus at restaurants and fast food joint is not a new concept. Items that might not be on the regular menu, but yet are ordered by …

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Ranch dressing is what’s wrong with America

Ranch dressing, the salad dressing invented from buttermilk, is having a moment. New York Magazine reports that the ‘‘Great American Condiment’’ is …

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5 strange body symptoms and what they mean

Our bodies are complicated machines. While it's easy to get spooked when something out of the ordinary happens, there is usually no reason to panic.<p>Still, unusual symptoms shouldn't be ignored. And while you shouldn't run to Google for every weird body quirk that occurs, you may want to keep these …

How Video Games Unwittingly Train the Brain to Justify Killing

Young children have unprecedented access to violent movies, games and sports events at an early age, and learning brutality is the norm.<p>Let's play a game. One of the quotes below belongs to a trained soldier speaking of killing the enemy, while the other to a convicted felon describing his first …

This Is What It's Like To Live With Anxiety

I had my first real panic attack when I was 19 and a sophomore in college. I thought I was having a heart attack. I couldn't catch my breath, I was dizzy, my fingers tingled, and I felt hot and clammy—all out of nowhere. I made it to a university bathroom and splashed cold water on my face, then …

Sleeping While Awake

<i>“It was literally true: I was going through life asleep. My body had no more feeling than a drowned corpse. My very existence, my life in the world,</i> …

3 Simple Activities to Reduce Stress in Less Than 1 Minute While Boosting Creativity and Productivity in the Workplace!

<i>Yawn, Laugh, and Dance. Photo source pixabay.com</i><p><b>3 Positive Contagious Behaviors</b><p>Are you feeling stressed out, unproductive, or just plain blah? Neuroscience to the rescue! Tune in for three simple 60-second activities that are scientifically proven to reduce stress while boosting creativity and …

Our Memory Capacity Could Be 10 Times Larger Than We Thought

And I still can't find my keys.<p>Neuroscientists have found evidence that our brains could have 10 times the memory capacity previously thought, …

Will NASA's New Asteroid Intruder Alert System Warn Us In Time Of Incoming Danger?

With 15,000 space rocks in our galactic vicinity, Earth is a sitting duck for an eventual collision.<p>Do you lie awake at night fearing the possibility that life as we know it could suddenly end if Earth is hit by an asteroid or comet? With the intention of preventing that from happening, the good …

Space

Researcher explains why PTSD is more like a physical illness than an 'invisible injury'

Post-traumatic stress disorder is associated with physical changes to the brain, according to neuroimaging research published in the journal BMC …

25 Famous Women on Dealing With Anxiety and Depression

People often respond to symptoms of depression or anxiety with a dose of fear. Due to the stigma attached to mental-health issues, countless …

Prince Charles: I worry deeply that the planet is facing mass extinction

The Prince of Wales said he was "deeply worried" about the planet he would leave behind for Princes William and Harry as he spoke of the "depressing trajectory" of wildlife loss on Earth.<p>Introducing a WWF lecture at the Royal Society, the Prince said he was alarmed to realise that the world was on …

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Buddhist Prayer to Clear the Mind

Winter, 1972. Ingrid and I, along with another couple, David and Donna, had rented a small house in the interior of British Columbia. We planned to …

Spirituality

The myth of self-control

Psychologists say using willpower to achieve goals is overhyped. Here’s what actually works.<p>As the Bible tells it, the first crime committed was a lapse of self-control. Eve was forbidden from tasting the fruit on the tree of knowledge. But the temptation was too much. The fruit was just so …

This week in science: is it the end or just the beginning?

Planetary astronomers can make a good case that our moon was created in the early, ultraviolent days of the solar system when a planet about the size …

Bizarre Two-Headed Sharks Showing Up in Many Parts of the World

A slew of rare two-headed sharks have been found from California to the Caribbean and from Mexico to the Mediterranean, leading scientists to ponder …

Italy faces more earthquakes in near future, scientists warn

Scientists have warned that central Italy faces a serious risk of suffering further devastating earthquakes in the near future. The region – in central Italy north of Rome – has already been struck by three major tremors over the past few weeks. Seismologists believe a further earthquake could soon …

Natural Disasters

What’s behind the hole in the Sun? | Cosmos

<b>There were no fireworks from</b> the Sun this New Year's. Instead NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory spacecraft saw the exact opposite, as a gigantic dark …

Harvard Study Decrypts the Ancient Mystery of Consciousness

What is consciousness? Is human consciousness seated in our mind, body, brain—or some combination of all three? These questions have mystified …

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A Naked Black Hole Is Streaking Across the Universe

Black holes are mysterious cosmic monsters, shrouded in a thick veil of gas and dust. They lurk in the heart of galaxies, waiting to gobble up stars …

Top 10 Tools to Jumpstart Your NaNoWriMo Novel

November is National Novel Writing Month, or NaNoWriMo, and that means that if you haven’t started your story yet, now is the perfect time. Writing …

Productivity

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Grilled Flank Steak with Avocado Salsa Verde

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Grilled Flank Steak<p>2 limes, juiced<br>• 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil<br>• 3 garlic cloves, peeled and smashed<br>• 1/2 teaspoon ground cumin<br>• 1 1½-pound flank steak<br>• Kosher salt and freshly ground pepper, for before grilling<p>Avocado Salsa Verde<p>3 medium tomatillos<br>• 1/2 small jalapeno, chopped<br>• 2 cloves …

7 Of The Strangest Objects Seen On Mars

For thousands of years, people have gazed into the night sky and wondered about the planet Mars. After Earth, Mars is the planet with the most …

Paranormal

How to Stop a Dog from Pulling on Its Leash

When taking a dog for a walk, <i>you</i> should guide the path of the dog —not vice versa. Besides being a minor embarrassment for its human owner, a dog who …

FACT CHECK: Coconut Oil Improves Focus and Cognition?

CLAIM<p>Coconut oil has a positive effect on cognition and focus.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>Coconut oil products have seen an uptick in popularity due to myriad claims …

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