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If You Answer These Zodiac Questions We'll Reveal Which Tarot Card Matches Your Personality

Feel free to be petty when answering these questions.

Astrology

Anthea Butler on Family Separation: "This is America; this has always been America."

U. Of Pennsylvania professor Anthea Butler has published a powerful piece at the Huffington Post that details how the separation of families at the …

Donald Trump

This Quantum Theory Predicts That The Future Might Be Influencing The Past

No, seriously.<p>One of the weirder aspects of quantum mechanics could be explained by an equally weird idea – that causation can run backwards in time …

Quantum Physics

How the Queen and Meghan Markle Became Besties So Quickly

The close relationship between the queen and Meghan Markle isn’t just about welcoming the newest royal. It also shows the queen setting her face …

Royal Family

You Get Positive Performance Reviews But No Promotion? Seven Reasons Your Career Has Stalled

At a recent career advancement workshop, one participant lamented that, despite consistently positive performance reviews, he has not so far received a promotion. His career has stalled and needs a boost. How can he move up? What should he say to his manager? How do you know when the situation is …

Employment

Science Has Good News for Dads Who Ditch Stereotypes

'Fathers continue to navigate changing social expectations.'<p>While the workload between heterosexual parents is not spread evenly, polling shows that …

Parenting

NASA rover knocked out as gigantic dust storm envelops Mars

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA's seemingly unstoppable Mars rover Opportunity has been knocked out by a gigantic dust storm that is enveloping the red planet and blotting out the sun.<p>Officials said Wednesday they're hopeful the rover will survive the storm, which already covers one-quarter of …

Dust Storms

The Biggest Winner at the U.S.-North Korea Summit: China

“Honestly, I think he’s going to do these things,” President Trump told reporters in Singapore on Tuesday night, after signing a page of loose declarations with Kim Jong Un. “I may stand before you in six months and say, ‘Hey, I was wrong.’ I don’t know that I’ll ever admit that, but I’ll find some …

North Korea

What Happens During an Amygdala Hijack

The term "amygdala hijack" was coined by psychologist Daniel Goleman in his 1995 book, <i>Emotional Intelligence: Why It Can Matter More Than IQ.</i> Goleman …

Mindfulness

VPNFilter malware has infected a million routers — here's what you need to know

A recent discovery that new router-based malware, known as VPNFilter, had infected well over 500,000 routers just became even worse news. In a report …

Wi-Fi

The Gnostic Christ

DURING THE FIRST two centuries of Christianity, the new religion sustained a constant challenge by the Gnostic movement. This movement was regarded by all Christian authorities as an initial heresy within Christianity itself, but such a view of Gnosticism is clearly inadequate. Gnosticism from its …

Theology

Volcano Kilauea Destroys Hawaii's Only Geothermal Plant, a Top Source of Energy

Officials are scrambling to replace this resource.<p>One of the Hawaii Civil Defense Agency’s biggest fears about Volcano Kilauea has been realized. …

Geology

How Much Of An Astrology Addict Are You?

If you're a ho for horoscopes, this one's for you.

Astrology

How to Trick a Kid Into Talking About Their Day

Kids clam up. It happens. When kids won’t talk, parents’ best tools are patience and gentleness.<p>It’s nice for parents to know about their preschooler …

Parenting

New Horizons Spacecraft Wakes Up to Prepare for Historic Flyby of Distant Object

NASA's New Horizons spacecraft has woken up from hibernation to prepare for a historic New Year's Day flyby at the edge of our solar system.<p>The New …

Solar System

The Endocannabinoid System - How Cannabis Affects The Human Body

How Cannabis Affects The Human Body<p><b>The legal cannabis</b> movement started in San Francisco in the early 1990’s when it was discovered that cannabis …

Cannabis

Private equity bosses took $200m out of Toys R Us and crashed the company, lifetime employees got $0 in severance

Private equity's favorite shell game is to take over profitable businesses, sell off their assets, con banks into loaning them hundreds of millions …

Employment

Forget Counting 10,000 Steps, Focus On Brisk Walking For Biggest Benefit, Say Experts

Get that heart rate up.<p>Walking 10,000 steps per day has long been a go-to goal for anyone looking to improve their fitness. But health leaders want …

Exercise

If You Care About Data, Change These 15 Default Privacy Settings Right Now

Say no to defaults.<p>On the Internet, the devil's in the defaults.<p>You're not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably …

Privacy

The 11 Best Foods for Staying Full While You're Trying to Get in Shape

There are a few buzz phrases that tend to dominate conversations about healthy eating. While low-fat, low-calorie, and zero-sugar labels might be …

Nutrition

These 4 Zodiac Signs Take The Longest Time To Open Up About Their Feelings

When you embark on the search for your one true love, you're inevitably taking a risk with your heart. By wearing it on your sleeve and offering it …

Astrology

Genetic Coda: Why Do Hundreds Of Genes Turn On After Death?

Even after you die, some of your cells keep going. It’s a phenomenon that has many scientists intrigued. One study in particular examined the activity of one thousand genes in mice and zebrafish in the days after death, or the “twilight of death” as the study’s lead author Peter Noble poetically …

Genetics

Why I Prioritize 1 Hour to Myself Above Everything Else (And Why You Might Want To)

Living in the era of "hustle" and more "hustle", doing the very opposite of that is the much-needed antidote to our problems.<p>I was talking to a friend the other day who lives in London. This fact alone isn't revelatory or unique. What's revelatory to me is how connected we are now. In ten seconds, …

Success

Discover your Celtic Tree Zodiac Sign & What It Means

<i>Whether Astrology is science or magic, we’re open to most things, if they may be of benefit. ~ Ed.</i>Not everyone resonates with the characteristics set …

Spirituality

The Best Natural Deodorants Are Kind to Your Skin and Your Clothes. Plus, They Actually Work.

You don't need a bunch of harsh chemicals to smell good.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>I am well aware of the stereotypes about smelly dudes who blather on about natural deodorants and how your …

Skin Care

How to start composting at home

Organic waste doesn’t belong in a landfill. Use this kit to turn it into mulch your plants will devour.<p>Leftover salad and the pear you forgot about inthe back of the fridge don’t belong in a landfill. Instead, toss organic waste into a backyard compost pile to transform that refuse into …

Gardening

Huawei’s new MateBook X Pro is the best laptop right now

You won’t find another laptop with more bang for your buck<p>There are many products that cross my desk for review, and very few of those products surprise me. I’ve been doing this for long enough that I can generally guess how a device is going to perform or work before it even gets to me.<p>Huawei’s …

MacBook Pro

Choose 7 Beautiful Women And We'll Reveal A Deep Truth About You

Get ready for some very difficult decisions!

Janelle Monáe

The easiest way to lucid dream, according to science

In Tibetan Buddhism, the group of tantric techniques known as <i>milam</i> aim to reveal the illusory nature of waking life by having practitioners perform yoga in their dreams. It’s a ritualized version of one of the most mysterious faculties of the human mind: to know that we’re dreaming even while …

34 of the most important Star Wars heroes, ranked from worst to best

Some of them are among the most memorable characters in all of fiction, and some are memorable for being the absolute worse. (Meesa think probably you know exactly who we are talking about. How rude!)<p>Some of the best characters fighting for the good side of the Force throughout the films have been …

Star Wars