Jessica Lynn

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Emmy Awards 2015 predictions: Who will win, who deserves to win and who could surprise us all

After seven seasons, “Mad Men” was shipped off to the prestige TV afterlife this year — will it be sent away with lots of Emmy trophies? While the Emmy Awards (airing Sunday at 8 p.m. at Fox) often like to reward the same winners — and “Mad Men” has been the recipient quite a few times — there’s …

TV

Acid in apple peel beefs up aging muscles - Futurity

Two natural compounds—one in apple peel and one in green tomatoes—that turn off genes made muscles in elderly mice 10% bigger and 30% stronger.

The biology of crime: Low heart rate may predict criminal behavior, study says

What if a test could identify young men who were nearly 50% more likely than their peers to become violent criminals? Scientists say they have found such a test – and you can take it with two fingers and a clock.<p>The test measures your resting heart rate. If you count fewer than 60 beats per minute, …

What No One Tells You About Depression (but I Will)

Back in 2009, I had my first stay in a psychiatric ward; I was there for a week. At that point in my battle with major depression, my hourly thoughts …

Is fatherhood bad for men's health?

New research which has found that men who become fathers by the age of 25 are more likely to die young is the latest in a long line of physical and mental health problems linked to fatherhood<p>Becoming a father before the age of 25 increases the risk of dying in middle age, according to a new study …

Fatherhood

25 Places to Get Away From It All

Where is the perfect place to find seclusion? From Florida to Malaysia, here are your picks for the world's most inspiring destinations.

A new startup claims that '90 percent of our clients see their anxiety decline'

"It started with little things—having trouble making eye contact," he told me.<p>Soon it got worse. Redding, a 28-year-old salesman in Seattle, found himself freaking out during normal, everyday conversations. He worried any time his boss wanted to talk. He would dread his regular sales calls, and the …

Struggling to remember something? Have a good sleep, as researchers find it boosts memory

Scientists show for first time that sleep makes it easier to retrieve nuggets of information that may have got lost in a corner of the brain<p>If you are trying to remember something vital you have forgotten, get a good night's sleep.<p>It is well known that sleep boosts memory, but scientists have shown …

The Brain

Ecocapsule gives you the eco-friendly camping experience of the future

Campers who love spending time in nature, or researchers who spend months in the wilderness, are probably looking at all sorts of smart ways to …

Solar Panels

How Meditation Heals Your Mind and Your Home

Everything seems to be closing in on you. The clutter in your home is unbearable; the piles seem ready to topple and you are ready for a full-on …

Newspaper Sends Cartoonist to Foo Fighters Concert to Protest Photo Contract

The <i>Washington City Paper</i> recently decided to boycott the Foo Fighters’ restrictive concert photo contract by buying photos from fans instead. Now a …

10 Best Airlines for In-Flight Entertainment

While more flyers tote along their own iPads, Kindles, and smartphones with each passing year, plenty of passengers rely on the airline for entertainment. With innovative seatback screens and nearly endless programming options, airlines seek to differentiate themselves from the competition (at …

Journeys of a Lifetime: 10 Breathtaking US Roads to Drive With the Whole Family

<i>Big Sur, CA on State Route 1 (Flickr: Sarah Tzinieris)</i><p>You're a family that's done it all - you've sailed the sunny seas and skied the snowy peaks - and now you're looking for something different for your next family vacation. A road trip is another wonderful option that both you and the kids are …

Watch the government's terrifying firework safety video and never play with fireworks again

It’s Fourth of July weekend, and by now, it’s likely that America’s youth has depleted the shelves of every firework store across this great nation. But before you go and get creative with your amateur pyrotechnics, the Consumer Product Safety Commission has a firework safety video it wants you to …

I Tried All the Backwards Makeup Trends

Test driving anti-contouring, the reverse smoky eye and an upside-down cat-eye.<p>I don't know what house of mirrors the beauty industry has been working in lately, but I'm liking the results—from the runway to the red carpet, three beloved classics (the cat eye, the smoky eye, and contouring) are …

Makeup

20 Meditation Tips for Beginners

If you're new to meditation, then you might feel overwhelmed when trying to keep so many instructions in your head: <i>watch your breathing, calm your mind, keep your back straight...</i><p>To take the pressure off and allow your practice to unfold more naturally, here are 20 priceless tips to help you get …

Want To Lose Weight? Don't Focus On Exercise

I have <i>that</i> friend, and you probably do too. We watch them slog through miserable aerobics classes or glide halfheartedly on the elliptical machine …