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Let It Be: Using Mindfulness to Overcome Anxiety and Depression

<b>“Perhaps many things inside you have been transformed; perhaps somewhere, someplace deep inside your being, you have undergone important changes</b> …

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TechCrunch Has Redesigned, Again

A while back, we were at a dinner, and when one of us mentioned that we were an editor at TechCrunch, the guy across the table from us chimed in, without introducing himself, with a well-worn complaint: “Why does your site load so slow? It’s unreadable on the tablet.”<p>It’s not like we’re oblivious …

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Amazing American Civil War Photos Turned Into Glorious Color

Color photography may not have been widely used until the 1930s but that hasn't stopped an active group of Redditors from looking to change the past. On the Colorized History Subreddit, Redditors use photo manipulation to add color to historical black and white images.<p>Two of the most prolific …

Alex Rodriguez Is All Alone

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>There is not a bridge left in baseball that Alex Rodriguez has not burned. From the league, to his …

The Navy SEALs Targeted an al-Shabab Leader in Somalia

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>A group of Navy SEALs carried out a raid on a house in Baraawe, Somalia with the intention of …

How the U.S. Captured an al-Qaeda Leader in Broad Daylight

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Nazih Abdul-Hamed al-Ruqai, also known by his nom de guerre, Abu Anas al-Liby, has been one of the …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Fact Checks 'Gravity'

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson has some feedback for <i>Gravity</i>, the film apparently everyone saw …

The Man Who Broke Atlantic City

Don Johnson won nearly $6 million playing blackjack in one night, single-handedly decimating the monthly revenue of Atlantic City’s Tropicana casino. Not long before that, he’d taken the Borgata for $5 million and Caesars for $4 million. Here’s how he did it.<p>Don Johnson finds it hard to remember …

Digital devices give a big boost to book reading

That's good news for authors, publishers and readers, but not for traditional stores.<p>In an age of countless digital distractions, a significant number of Americans, especially those ages 18 to 40, report they are reading more books thanks to their e-readers and tablets.<p>A national poll of adults, …

Boston Marathon survivor finds inspiration

BOSTON – Heather Abbott isn't looking at a particular distance and goal as she takes up running again.<p>Abbott has already made immeasurable strides just to reach the point where running is a possibility less than six months since her lower left leg was destroyed by a bomb near the finish line at the …

9 Ways To Improve iOS 7's Battery Life

iOS 7 has been out for a few weeks now, and people are torn.<p>While some of the new features are fabulous, and others are making us crazy, there's one thing we can all agree on: iOS 7 is not helping our battery life. As Ars Technica discovered, iOS 7 kills battery life faster than iOS 6.1 on every …

Gravity Reviewed by An Actual Rocket Scientist

<i>I reviewed Gravity last week and loved it, but of course the only thing *I* know about rockets is the red one that comes out when I jerk off my dog. It seemed pretty realistic to me, but then what the hell do I know? So I went ahead and asked a real-life former NASA contractor to see it and provide</i> …

Neil DeGrasse Tyson Was Not Impressed With 'Gravity' And Is Going Ballistic About It On Twitter

"Gravity" busted a bunch of box office records this weekend.<p>Astrophysicist Neil DeGrasse Tyson is not impressed.<p>He's Tweeting all the scientific inaccuracies he spotted in the film.<p>Some seem consequential.<p>Others...less so.<p>And last but not least