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People Should Know About This Awful Thing We Do, And Most Of Us Are Simply Unaware

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Abbott shuts down Climate Commission

Professor Flannery said Mr Hunt did not indicate to him why the Coalition had abolished the commission. He said a formal letter from the government …

Climate

New 'Sexcereal' for libido-boosting breakfasts

A new cereal promises to bring out the tiger in you; and we're not talking Kellogg's Frosted Flakes.<p>"Sexcereal" - a product title that reflects …

How Happiness Changes As We Age

I'm just shy of 40 years-old. I spend most Saturday nights at home in yoga pants, rereading favorite novels or watching old movies, or playing …

Oh, yay: I’m single in my 50s

I knew dating in middle age would be tough. But William brought the pain and awkwardness to a whole new level<p>I recently heard an interesting statistic -- more than 80 percent of single people over 50 say they are happy with their single status. I am one of them. I bet most of them, like me, …

Ali Ahmed, First Grader In Egypt, Excoriates Muslim Brotherhood (VIDEO)

This 12-year-old Egyptian boy just put all of America to shame.<p>In a video interview with Egyptian news outlet El Wady, first grader Ali Ahmed delivers an incredibly precocious condemnation of the Muslim Brotherhood that will leave you speechless.<p>Touching on topics like Egypt's wealth inequality, …

If You Think Apple Customers Are Loyal Now, Watch And See What's In Store

<i>Third in a series</i><p>People who use competing products just don’t get the loyalty of Apple users. “<i>What is so special about the iPhone? That Macbook Air? An iPad Mini?”</i> The product specs rarely seem extraordinary, yet customers love them. Even in Korea, Apple scores higher on customer satisfaction than …

How To Schedule Your Day For Peak Creative Performance

Are you a certified organizational ninja? It’s okay, nobody is–so steal this idea from career kickstarter Amber Rae, who shares her “Work, Play, Fit, Push” framework for getting things done while staying inspired.<p>About four years ago I started working for myself. I wanted the freedom and …

Creativity

Teach Yourself: Start A Project

I wrote this for High School Students, but it’s applicable to anyone. It’s an address to education and self-fulfillment.<p>More high school and college students should start projects. Projects are a means to bite-size, practical, and self-driven education. They help you navigate interests and learn …

4 Health Foods That Ain't Fads

Remember the "fat-free" baked good craze? Or the fairly recent acai pandemonium?<p>People naturally become skeptical when foods are overhyped in the media, but there are plenty of health foods that are not fads -- no matter how much the media raves about them.<p>But just like every media darling, these …

Everything Gmail knows about you and your friends

When Google hands over e-mail records to the government, it includes basic envelope information, or metadata, that reveals the names and e-mail addresses of senders and recipients in your account. The feds can then mine that information for patterns that might be useful in a law-enforcement …

Muslim Brotherhood

The hottest French films of 2013

Lovers of French cinema have plenty to look forward to. At the Cannes film festival we were treated to an intensely French spectacle, certain to be …