Mark Dion

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The Cognitive Biases Tricking Your Brain

Science suggests we’re hardwired to delude ourselves. Can we do anything about it?<p>I am staring at a photograph of myself that shows me 20 years older than I am now. I have not stepped into the twilight zone. Rather, I am trying to rid myself of some measure of my present bias, which is the tendency …

Psychology

Here's how patients say they reversed early Alzheimer's symptoms

There are two California doctors who are shaking up the medical world, saying their protocols can dramatically improve brain health in children and …

Dementia

A Sober Warning from the Earliest Christians

When I was a kid, my family once watched a movie that included vivid scenes of persecution against the earliest Christians. I remember lying awake at …

Mobile phone cancer warning as malignant brain tumours double

Fresh fears have been raised over the role of mobile phones in brain cancer after new evidence revealed rates of a malignant type of tumour have doubled in the last two decades.<p>Charities and scientists have called on the Government to heed longstanding warnings about the dangers of radiation after …

NASA Technology Uncovers Never-Before-Seen Text on Dead Sea Scrolls

They raise the possibility of a "still unknown manuscript."<p>In 1947, in a cave one mile west of the Dead Sea, a Bedouin shepherd stumbled upon large …

1 Lesson from the James Comey Interview Leaders Absolutely Cannot Ignore

Forget what the ex-FBI director said about Trump. Remember what he said about hubris.<p>Everybody's talking about James Comey's explosive interview with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos. But while there were lots of juicy facts and blistering opinions, one statement stood out to me. You might have …

Scientists create mutant enzymes that eat plastic bottles

Mutants exist and they're helping to save the planet.<p>OK, not <i>those</i> kinds of mutants. But these are equally cool.<p>An international team of scientists has created a mutant enzyme that breaks down plastic drink bottles, according to the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (the link …

Looking To Heal Your Gut & Avoid Inflammation? Avoid These 11 Foods

<i>Dr. Steven Gundry made waves in 2017 when he released</i> The Plant Paradox<i>, a book that made the assertion that some of the health world’s favorite</i> …

How Do You Really Know If You're Falling in Love?

<b>Are you suddenly doing new things?</b><p>As people fall in love, they often branch out beyond their normal range of activities and try those that their …

Does The Soul Exist? Evidence Says ‘Yes’

The reality of the soul is among the most important questions of life. Although religions go on and on about its existence, how do we know if souls …

Better Than Takeout: Four Chinese Food Recipes to Make at Home

For many of us, Christmas Eve (and/or Christmas itself) wouldn’t be the same without Chinese food. But in place of the MSG-laden, refined …

Honey Soy Dipping Sauce (For Dumplings Or Potstickers)

Now Playing<p>Fried Rice Pineapple Boat 01:38<p>Who needs bowls when you can serve fried rice in scooped-out pineapples?<p>Now Playing<p>Giant S'more for a Crowd …

Emeril Lagasse

Why Some People Aren’t Christians

I suppose I could be on dangerous ground here, but I’ve been thinking about this a lot and have been eager to “write it out,” (which is how I work …

Evangelical Christianity

15 Travel Sites for Scoring the Best Deals

For that much-needed weekend getaway.<p>Sometimes, you just need to get away. A weekend in the countryside might do the trick, or maybe you're thinking something along the lines of a week-long trip through the Greek islands. But how to get the best travel deals? Well, these 15 travel sites can help. …

12 High-Protein Instant Pot Recipes

Ending the day with a warm, home-cooked meal is the ultimate dream for every adult. Unfortunately, because we're adults and we don't have our parents …

17 Cheat Sheets Every Home Cook Should Know About

From baking hacks, to perfect pastas, to slow cooker shortcuts.

Chocolate Mug Cake (gluten-free, paleo)

<b>by Lisa Bryan | Downshiftology</b> — May 24, 2017<p>An easy, delicious and healthy <b>chocolate mug cake</b> that’s also gluten-free, dairy-free and paleo. I think …

Dessert

This Cake Is Covered In Cheesecake & It's The Only Recipe You Need This Holiday Season — PHOTOS

The holiday season is all about baking, and boy have I got a recipe you’re going to need to make ASAP. Wow your friends and family with this …

What to Do If Your Thyroid Is on the Fritz | Goop

From weight gain (or loss) to exhaustion, brain fog, depression, anxiety, and dry skin, thyroid dysfunction causes a wide range of symptoms, which …

Programmers are having a huge discussion about the unethical and illegal things they’ve been asked to do

In it he recounts a horrible story of being a young programmer who landed a job building a website for a pharmaceutical company. The whole post is worth a read, but the upshot is he was duped into helping the company skirt drug advertising laws in order to persuade young women to take a particular …

Computer Science

Not Sure What to Do? 10 Ways Emotionally Intelligent People Make the Right Choice

Don't ignore that inner voice. It may save you.<p>So many of us have untapped skills and abilities that we have yet to discover and take advantage of in business and personal relationships. For me, this one human "superpower" has saved me many times when placed in a bad spot.<p>It's one of the strengths …

Never go to sleep on an argument: new research proves the science behind the saying

Everyone knows you should never go to sleep on an argument, but a new study suggests the old adage might be just as important for a person’s health as their relationship.<p>Research from the United States has found links between how valued a partner feels in their relationship and the quality of their …

This Study Has Found The Ideal Age Difference In A Relationship

They say age is just a number, but when it comes to relationships, that number could far more important than you think. A new study conducted by …

The Real Theological Issue Between Christians and Muslims

It's not about a different God, it's about a different Jesus.

The Egyptian Spy Who Saved Israel in the Yom Kippur War

In the fall of 1973, Israel knew that Egypt and Syria were planning an offensive, but the date was unclear until an Egyptian spying for Israel gave …

Fact! Why some Women have Affairs with Married Men

Fact! Why some Women have Affairs with Married Men<p><b>Infidelity is serious business. Here are some of the reasons why people cheat.</b><p>Even as annoying it …

16 Reasons Sex Is Basically an Olympic Sport

Someone always comes first.<p>If you thought the Olympics were a majestic and solemn exhibition of human achievement, I'm here to ruin that, because, hey, have you ever noticed they're a lot like sex? Not in actual practice, of course, although one day I'd love for it to be an official event. What I …

Gabby Douglas

7 Clues That You've Really Found Love

<i>Is it love?</i><p>You might think that people who are truly in love automatically know the answer to this question, with no doubt in their minds—and a lucky …

Berberine: The Most Powerful Natural Supplement on Earth

By Kris Gunnars<p>A compound called berberine is one of the most powerful natural supplements on Earth.<p>It has very impressive health benefits, and …