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The Health Benefits of Meditation

<b>Question:</b><p>What are the health benefits of meditation?<p><b>Answer:</b><p>Meditation has long been used to induce calm and physical relaxation. But research on its potential uses for treating medical problems “is still in its very early stages,” and designing trials can be challenging, said Richard J. Davidson, a …

How to Become a Millionaire: Start Thinking Like One

I think you’ll agree with me when I say that <b>everybody wants to know how to become a millionaire and get rich</b>.<p>Unfortunately, some people just don’t …

10 Quotes About Failure That Will Inspire You to Succeed | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Fear of failure is one of the main factors stopping people getting what they want. We can be so scared of failure that we don’t even bother trying! …

When the Journey to Happiness Stalls, Try Focusing on Meaning

In college, I thought I could study my way to being perpetually happy. I figured I had all the prerequisites needed for a happy life: a supportive family, good friends, a good education and the world ahead of me. I read countless books on happiness, became a psychology major, practiced smiling 20 …

The Best Free WordPress Themes for Web Designs

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

DIY Yarn Wrapped Centerpiece

Are you looking for a quick and easy way to decorate your table for the holidays? We put together a simple DIY craft using materials you can find in …

1,300-year-old Egyptian mummy had tattoo of Archangel Michael

A mummy of an Egyptian woman dating back to 700 A.D. has been scanned and stripped to reveal a tattoo on her thigh that displays the name of the biblical archangel Michael.<p>The discovery, announced by researchers at the British Museum over the weekend, was made during a research project that used …

With Sobering Science, Doctor Debunks 12-Step Recovery

Since its founding in the 1930s, Alcoholics Anonymous has become part of the fabric of American society. AA and the many 12-step groups it inspired have become the country's go-to solution for addiction in all of its forms. These recovery programs are mandated by drug courts, prescribed by doctors …

Radiant Light: Beautiful Light Paintings Try to Capture that Which Cannot Be Seen

Inspired by that which we cannot see — such as the shapes of sound, the feelings we experience, the relationships of the various patterns in this …

15 jazz records for people who don't like jazz

<b>Busting the myth of jazz as a private island for the smug, middle-aged and lonely.</b><p>When the idea for this feature first came up it was with the …

Vinyl Records

Warm water under Antarctic glacier spurs astonishing rate of melting

Researchers from the Naval Postgraduate School deployed multiple, unique sensors through 1,640 feet (500 meters) of solid ice to determine how quickly warm water was melting Antarctica's massive Pine Island Glacier from beneath.<p>A two-month-long expedition to one of the most remote sites on the …

Global Warming

You Say You Want a Revolution?

Protests and riots are spreading around the world. Where do they come from, and what do they signify?<p>Not long before he went to the altar of Notre …

The NSA's metastasised intelligence-industrial complex is ripe for abuse

Let's be absolutely clear about the news that the NSA collects massive amounts of information on US citizens – from emails, to telephone calls, to …

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Impossible Choice Faces America's First 'Climate Refugees'

Climate change is a stark reality in America's northernmost state. Nearly 90 percent of native Alaskan villages are on the coast, where dramatic erosion and floods have become a part of daily life.<p>Perched on the Ninglick River on the west coast of the state, the tiny town of Newtok may be the …

Pixelmator 2.2 goes after graphic design with new shape tools and vectors-first UI

The inexpensive image editor is bridging two worlds<p>Popular OS X image editor Pixelmator is releasing a major update on Thursday, codenamed Blueberry, and if you like working with vector shapes, it might just make your day. New tools for working with text as vectors, a new Shapes palette, and the …

Exercise Incentives For Cheaper Insurance Works, Study Finds

<i>By Amir Khan</i><p>When given the option to either exercise or pay more for their insurance, obese people chose to exercise and stuck with the plan, according to a study published today in the journal Translational Behavioral Medicine.<p>In 2010, health insurance provider Blue Care Network announced a …

Tree surgeon in England goes out of his way to save 20,000 bees

It's hard to beat honey, but humans can sure be sweet.<p>Last week, tree surgeon John Joinson was called out to dismantle and remove a large tree that …

Beekeeping

Family saves baby wild horse, forms 'amazing' bond

On Oct. 5, 2011, a little foal who became known as Jazz was born at the BLM holding facility in Delta, Utah. His mother had been brought there after a roundup of wild horses in Nevada six months earlier. But a week after giving birth, she died. Jazz became an orphan.<p><b>Western showdown over</b> …

Tour Yosemite and the Sierra in an Epic Time-Lapse Video

Filmmaker Tony Rowell captures iconic natural landscapes, night skies, and "moonbows."

Natural Disasters Have Cost The Global Economy $2.5 Trillion Since 2000

The U.N. Office for Disaster Risk Reduction warned in the 246-page report that economic losses from floods, earthquakes and drought will continue to escalate unless businesses take action to reduce their exposure to disaster risks.<p>U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon launched the report saying the …

Globalization

Climate research nearly unanimous on human causes, survey finds

A survey of thousands of peer-reviewed papers in scientific journals has found 97.1% agreed that climate change is caused by human activity.<p>Authors …

Council sets '15 goal for climate pact

Eight Arctic nations committed Wednesday to working toward an international climate change accord in 2015 and preventing an oil spill in the environmentally sensitive region, while Secretary of State John Kerry warned that it will take “courage” to tackle climate change.<p>“[W]hen the threat of …

Sex assault scandal tests Pentagon

A burgeoning sex-abuse scandal in the military is emerging as a true test of whether the Pentagon can change its culture, stamp out a rampant ill and drag itself into the modern age.<p>In the past two weeks, the military disclosed its statistics on sexual assault are getting worse, an officer in …

Case Study: An Example of One Photographer's Workflow

If you like taking photographs like I do, either for the pleasure of it or for the living, you must have dozens and dozens of thousands of pictures …

The Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion Is Now a Criminal Investigation

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Law enforcement officials in Texas have launched a criminal investigation into the explosion at the …