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“Just Googling it” is bad for your brain

Having the world at our fingertips around the clock takes a lot of the pressure off our minds to remember basic facts. But the ability to find answers on search engines like Google is also killing our memories, a recent report (pdf) by cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab shows.<p>When asked a question, …

The Brain

Why do humans cry? A new reading of the old sob story

When it came to solving the riddle of the peacock's tail, Charles Darwin's powers of evolutionary deduction were second to none – the more extravagant their feathered displays, he reasoned, the greater their chances of attracting a peahen. But when he tried to account for the human propensity to …

How Do We Explain The Evolution Of Religion?

Religion is a cross-cultural universal, even though not every human being professes faith in God or some other supernatural being. Those of us who are atheist or agnostic make up 6 percent of the American population. A further 14 percent say they are not affiliated with any particular religion.<p>But …

Trying to Help in Haiti

The cinder-block school has no windows and no doors, just a string of incandescent lightbulbs hanging down the center of the ceiling like the spine of a great whale. It’s hot and humid, and the room throbs with the voices of 200 Haitians who have paused from fishing, gardening, or painting the …

35 Random Corners Of The Internet You Should Visit When You Need A Break

Bookmark this for when you're having a bad day or when you just need a distraction and want to play. There's something so soothing about these single-serving sites.<p>Major h/t to this post by Tumblr user Writing Weasels and the website The Useless Web for providing me with endless hours of amusement.

Will legalised marijuana lead to an economic boom?

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/976000/976410_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524642360_300f09b3899645af9965625385647d4f<p><b>Marijuana is now legal in Washington state in the north-west of America. Will the sales kick-start an economic boom?</b><p>Kimberly Bliss and her wife, Kim …

Hilton@Home

A Work-at-Home Company Profile<p>Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Share<br>• Email<p>Updated April 14, 2018<p>Industry: Hotels, Call Center<p>Company Description<p>Global hotel chain hires …

The Best Way to Keep Herbs Fresh

How do you store your fresh herbs? Do you ever find them getting slimy in the back of the crisper drawer? Reader Jess just sent us this great tip for …

A Better Way to Grow Cilantro

Harvest, Preserve, and Use Those Herbs!

Dill, anise hyssop, chamomile, lemon grass, and mixed tea for presents<p>Growing your own herbs is easy and can save a lot of money. Often only a sprig …

Lemongrass, Citronella Grass ~ Cymbopogon Plant Care Guide

About the Author<p>Sean Russell has been writing since 1999 and has contributed to several magazines, including “Spin” and “Art Nouveau.” When not …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Five Healing Herbs

5<p>SHARES<p>1. Rosemary<p>While you're chopping those leaves, breathe deeply: rosemary's sharp, clean scent can boost your mood, according to research. …

Lemongrass

The Problem of Addiction

The central nervous system evolved as a tool for rapidly dealing with and adapting to the environment. If we strip down the nervous system’s function …

Evidence-Based Medicine