Julian Yun

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Here's what the brain of an extremely selfish person looks like

They deceive people for their own benefit, they see others as weak and untrustworthy, and they ignore moral codes.<p>Psychologists have dubbed these people Machiavellians, after the Italian political philosopher Niccolo Machiavelli, whose book "The Prince" includes many examples of this sort of …

Psychology

Kim Jong-un orders North Korean troops to prepare for war

North Korean leader<p>Kim Jong Unhas ordered troops on the country’s heavily armed border with South Korea to be ready for war, one day after the two countries exchanged artillery fire in a spat over propaganda-spewing loudspeakers.<p>Speaking at an emergency meeting of his Central Military Commission, …

North Korea

Tongue Rolling and 5 Other Oversimplified Genetic Traits

Can you roll your tongue? If so, you’re part of the majority. Between 65 and 81 percent of people on Earth have this strange and seemingly arbitrary …

Society To Collapse By 2040 Due To Catastrophic Food Shortages, Environmental Disaster

Before you panic, the good news is that the scientists behind the model don’t believe it’s predictive. The model does not account for the reality …

Acura NSX is this year's Pikes Peak pace car

Acura's new NSX is the official pace car for this year's Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. The hybrid supercar will go running up that hill on June 28, leading a group of 140 racers up the 14,110-foot mountain. It'll be driven by Sage Marie, Honda's senior public relations manager (and friend of</i> …

Supercars

Ford reveals 345-horsepower output for new Focus RS [w/video]

When Ford revealed the new Focus RS at the Geneva Motor Show, it promised it would deliver "well in excess of 315 horsepower." It didn't say exactly how much that would come to, but now it has. On the eve of its dynamic debut at the hands of Ken Block at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Ford has …

Autos

The GT S: Mercedes Reclaims Its Sports-Car Roots

Mercedes-Benz wants to take on Porsche in the high-end sports-car market. Its new GT S is perfectly poised to do just that, says Dan Neil<p>The new Mercedes-Benz GT S ($153,760, as tested) presents itself as alternative history: What if 1955 never happened? That was the year one of the factory’s 300 …

Le Mans

8 Things Every Person Should Do Before 8 A.M.

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. If you have a full-time job and kids, it's even harder.<p>How do you move forward?<p>If you don't purposefully carve time out every day to progress and improve  --  without question, your time will get lost in the vacuum of our increasingly …

How to Do the Muscleup | Men's Health

Ready to become a muscleup master? Follow Garner’s six tips below. Work these into your routine two or three times a week, and you’ll amaze onlookers in no time.<p><b>1. Get mobile</b><p>“Shoulder mobility is a limiting factor of the muscleup,” says Garner.<p>If you sit behind a desk all day, chances are you won’t …

How Cardio Exercise Can Help You Build Muscle

But those arguments against aerobic exercise are off base, says Chris Frankel, Ph.D., exercise physiologist and Director of Human Performance at TRX.<p>In fact, he says that aerobic exercise can actually help you put on more muscle, making each of your lifting sessions even more effective.<p>“Especially …

Money Tip: Chances Are The Government Owes You Money

<i>*Building and/or buying a home is expensive. Here is a small tip on how to cash out on an unclaimed fund, so you can automatically start saving some</i> …

Renting vs Buying A Home In Los Angeles

As a real estate broker and an individual surrounded by indecisive people, I am always asked the question whether they should rent or buy a home in …

Get Happy: A Gallery of Colorful Modern Buildings

(Image credit: Dezeen)<p>When you think of modern architecture, you may think of a sleek, white building, or maybe a sleek white building with grey …

Architecture

Apple Watch vs Apple Watch Sport: Unboxing and full comparison (Video)

If you’re still debating on which Apple Watch model to order, we may have a bit of help/advice to offer. Apple Watch Sport is the cheapest option to go for, but what exactly will you be missing over one that’s more expensive? Well, we took the plunge, picked up a few of them, and put together a …

Bruce Jenner comes out ... as a Republican

<b>(CNN) —</b> Bruce Jenner didn't just come out as a transgender woman Friday night — he also came out as a Republican.<p>In a two-hour special aired on ABC, Jenner, 65, sat down with Diane Sawyer and revealed what has been speculated by the public for months. But he shared another fact that sent waves …

LGBTQI

Nowhere In The World Uses Mobile Banking As Much As Africa

A new World Bank-Gallup poll shows that the countries of sub-Saharan Africa are the world's leaders in sending, spending, and saving money via phone.<p>In a many of the more remote parts of the countries in the region, it's difficult to have access to any form of banking at all, preventing workers …

This man did the worm in front of 60,000 North Koreans during the Pyongyang Marathon

Hundreds of foreign tourists had a rare opportunity to see the capital of North Korea, one of the most secretive nations in the world, during the …

South Korea

The Grooming Successes and Failures of Actor Idris Elba

But even dashing guys like Elba always have a little room for grooming improvement. If we may make a few suggestions...<p><b>1.</b> At 42, Elba’s hair is naturally starting to thin. By keeping his hair cropped short, his receding hairline is much less noticeable.<p>If your hair is starting to thin on top and …

Wide Trac: VTEC Swapped 1969 Mini Cooper

This 1969 Mini Cooper runs a built, naturally aspirated Honda B18C good for a deranged 230 plus WHP. Further said to have cost over $50k to build, …

Gym Locker Room Etiquette

With all the heat and anger coming at me, I responded in turn with a couple of choice F-bombs, which I realized was a mistake after he reached over the shower door and wrapped his beefy hand around my neck. Luckily, he didn't squeeze.<p>According to Elaine Swann, an etiquette expert and author of <i>Let</i> …

Why The Apple Watch Won't Sell

Many of Apple’s products released in the last 15 years can be rightfully labelled iconic, but the watch won’t join that list and here’s why.<p>Apple’s biggest successes, the iMac, MacBook, iPod, iPhone and iPad are all computers that have improved the design and operability of previous machines.<p>iMacs …

Smartwatches

The 'Blurred Lines' Verdict Could Be Bad for Music

A jury orders Robin Thicke and Pharrell to pay $7.4 million to Marvin Gaye's estate, possibly lowering the bar for what's considered creative theft.<p>Robin Thicke and Pharrell's “Blurred Lines” is probably not the ideal song to be a test case for artistic freedom. If you thought the 2013 hit's lyrics …

Sam Smith

Why are van Gogh's paintings slowly turning white?

Something's different about Vincent van Gogh's work.<p>It has been puzzling art curators and experts for a long time, but scientists at the University of Antwerp discovered the reason why some of van Gogh's most prized works of art are turning white.<p>It's the plumbonacrite!<p>Also known as red lead, …

Vincent Van Gogh

I Was Involved in Building the Most AMAZING House in Los Angeles (BONUS CELEBRITY FOOTAGE)

At this time, I thought it would be neat to showcase a video of the house being featured in the media. To give you some context, lets just say that …

Don’t Stop Daydreaming: Why a Wandering Mind Is Good for You

If you can’t get through this article without checking your Facebook, walking to the fridge, scrolling through your phone, and choosing something on …

The Best Way to Keep Building Muscle After 40

Follow these rules to see big gains as you age<p>If you're over 40, you probably have more “stuff” going on in your life than you did at 21, making it difficult to focus on eating right and training regularly. And the enthusiasm you once had for exercise—especially if you haven’t seen the results you …

Muscle

The 12 Most Popular Free Online Courses For Professionals

Based on data from online education platform Coursera, we compiled a list of the 12 most popular, free online classes for working professionals.<p>Here they are, ranked by popularity:<p>Coursera's most popular course offers an introduction to classic and contemporary social psychology, covering topics …

Computer Science

How Apple is drowning out Mobile World Congress

Apple has a history of overshadowing entire tech industry events with the slightest gesture.<p>Year after year, Apple shuns the big technology trade …

I Was Involved in Building the Most AMAZING House in Los Angeles

So its been awhile since I last updated the MODERN Flat. There were many reasons on why it took so long, such as the holidays and my indecisiveness …

Real Estate