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13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do

Give up the bad habits that drain your mental strength.<p>As a psychotherapist, I've witnessed countless people beating the odds. Despite the tragedies, hardships, and challenges they faced, they persisted.<p>My training had taught me to build on people's existing strengths. But over the years, I've …

Yes, You Can Train Yourself To Be More Creative. Here's How.

People often think that creativity is something you're born with or you're not. "My sister is the creative one in the family; she goes to art school," you might hear an accountant say. Advertising agencies even label their departments as such: project managers deal directly with clients, while …

The Week in Review: High-GI Diet Linked To Lung Cancer Risk

A diet with a high glycemic index (GI) is linked to an increased risk of lung cancer, according to a new study.<p>The study, carried out at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, examined 4,320 people, 1,905 who were recently diagnosed with lung cancer and 2,415 with no health issues. …

Cancer

What Does the Rise of Artificial Intelligence Mean for Christian Theology?

A conversation with Science Mike.This week, a computer accomplished something most experts thought would not be possible for at least a decade.A …

Artificial Intelligence

Will the singularity mean the death of religion? - The Kernel

After conquering the kitchen, the game show, and outer space, are our machines heading for religion next?<p>The singularity is a hypothesized time in …

At Last, A Device To Help Men Strengthen Their Penises

It's a better idea than it sounds.<p>Men, get ready for a different kind of workout.<p>A new device will help you perform a variety of pelvic floor exercises -- a.k.a. Kegels -- that can boost sexual stamina and prevent leaks from your bladder, making it a nice idea for guys young and old. It's called …

Sexual Health

New Anti-Aging Drug Could Extend Human Life Span to 120 Years

<i>By Max Berlinger for DETAILS</i>.<p><i>(photo: Getty Images)</i><p>Do you ever think that it's kinda crazy that we can order pizza from our cellphones and yet no one can figure out how to stop (or at least slow) the inevitable march towards death? Well, you're not alone.<p>Science has been trying to figure out this …

Medicine

'This Is Really Extreme Science': Adrift in the Arctic Ice With a Shipload of Norwegians

A Norwegian research vessel has locked itself in the shrinking ice cap to gather data needed to predict the cap's future—and that of the planet.<p>R.V. <i>LANCE</i>, 82.6 Degrees North—Curious polar bears, venturing too close to working scientists, have had to be scared off with flares shot from a gun. …

Ethiopian Shade Coffee Is World's Most Bird Friendly

A new study found high biodiversity on traditional coffee farms.<p>Shady coffee plantations in Ethiopia, where coffee has been grown for at least a thousand years, hold relatively more forest bird species than any other coffee farms in the world, new research shows.<p>The research suggests that …

Rukky Sanda Proves She Has Been Aging - INFORMATION NIGERIA

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At 40, I’m Not Too Young To Be Niger Governor, Says Umar Nasko - INFORMATION NIGERIA

A leading governorship aspirant in Niger State on the platform of People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Hon. Umar Mohammed Nasko, has declared his …

الجيش والحشد الشعبي يدخلون السعدية في ديالى من ثلاثة محاور

الأحد ٢٣ نوفمبر ٢٠١٤ - ٠٨:٣٥ بتوقيت غرينتش<p>تمكنت القوات الامنية العراقية بمساندة الحشد الشعبي ، الاحد، من الوصول الى ناحية السعدية شمال شرق بعقوبة …

Fayose Apologises To Oshiomhole, Warns ‘Overzealous’ Aides Against Insulting People - INFORMATION NIGERIA

Governor Ayo Fayose of Ekiti State has cautioned his aides against launching verbal attacks on the person and government of Governor Adams Oshiomhole …

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Uruguayan president Jose Mujica receives $1m offer for his blue Beetle

The Uruguayan president Jose Mujica says he has received a million-dollar offer to buy his blue 1987 Volkswagen Beetle, which has become a symbol of his austere lifestyle.<p>The man once nicknamed “the poorest president in the world” told the Uruguayan weekly Busqueda that an Arab sheik offered $1m …

Stunning Snapshot Shows Birth of Alien Solar System

A Chilean observatory catches a protoplanetary disk in action.<p>Talk about your ultimate baby picture! Astronomers have snapped the best image ever seen of the actual birth of new planets around a young, sunlike star.<p>The astonishingly detailed photo reveals the planet-forming dust disk around the …

Study proves that we can control each other's brains over the internet

A group of University of Washington researchers showed a year ago that brain-to-brain interfacing is possible in real life. Now, they're back after conducting a more thorough experiment, proving that their initial success wasn't a fluke. This time, the team performed tests using not just one pair, …

Godless millennials could end the political power of the religious right | Adam Lee

America is becoming less Christian because young people are less religious. That’s not blessed news for conservatives<p>The 2014 midterm elections are drawing near, and it appears that the Democrats may well lose the Senate, since they’re fighting on unfriendly territory – a large number of seats in …

Retiring flight attendant looks back on nearly 50 years of change

When Diane Hansen first clipped on her stewardess wings as an 18-year-old, "stews" couldn't be married and had to submit to weigh-ins, girdle checks and hairdo inspections before every flight.<p>Their most important attributes were long legs and pretty faces. Being ogled or pinched by lecherous …

Russian clocks go back for last time

<b>Russia will turn back its clocks for the last time on Sunday to permanently adopt winter hours.</b><p>It will also increase its time zones from nine to 11, from the Pacific to the borders of the European Union.<p>For the past three years, Russia has experimented with keeping permanent summer time, but it …

Russia

Scientists Pinpoint When Humans Had Sex With Neanderthals

Scientists have long-known that our human ancestors got down and dirty with Neanderthals. But when exactly did this interbreeding first occur?<p>A study from the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, Germany offers a new answer.<p>For the study, researchers sequenced the genome …

On the Red Couch With Shebooks’ Peggy Northrop and Laura Fraser

<i>When it comes to reading, women are the more prolific sex. A Pew report revealed that more women have read at least one book in the last year (82% vs</i> …

Google's Eric Schmidt: Steve Jobs is my hero

SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The rivalry between Apple and Google is not for the faint of heart.<p>In fact, Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt said last week that the competition between the two companies is more "brutal" than ever, as the firms battle over mobile supremacy with their operating systems …

Should we engineer animals to be smart like humans?

What if it were possible to engineer animals to be as intelligent as us? As Tim Maughan discovers, we may have already started.<p>Human beings have long believed that it is our unique level of intelligence that separates us from other animals. Our ability for higher learning, creative thought, and – …

The Inspiring Life Story Of Alibaba Founder Jack Ma, Now The Richest Man In China

Ma is now worth an estimated $25 billion, which includes his 7.8% stake in Alibaba and a nearly 50% stake in payment processing service Alipay.<p>Ma is a true rags-to-riches story. He grew up poor in communist China, failed his college entrance exam twice, and was rejected from dozens of jobs, …

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