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What Americans Don't Know About Science

On a recent survey, just 74 percent of Americans said that the Earth revolves around the sun.<p>Every two years, the National Science Foundation releases a report on the state of science in the U.S. and around the world. It includes survey data for how Americans answer basic scientific questions such …

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Wellness<p>Melissa Buttigieg<p>The father of a 10-year-old girl with autism spectrum disorder has been praised for his adorable reaction to her school …

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Male and Female Brains Really Are Built Differently

The hemispheres of women's brains are more interconnected. Does that matter?<p>Ready your knowing smirk, because here comes a scientific gem that’s sure to enliven even the dullest of holiday parties.<p>By analyzing the MRIs of 949 people aged 8 to 22, scientists at the University of Pennsylvania found …

Allen Iverson officially retires

PHILADELPHIA -- Saying he's lost his desire to play, Allen Iverson formally announced his retirement from basketball Wednesday.<p>Iverson last played in …

Red Sox Win World Series

YOUR RED SOX ARE WORLD SERIES CHAMPS!! RECAP: http://atmlb.com/1bEDgcM‌

Creative Mom Turns Her Baby’s Naptime Into Dream Adventures (Updated)

Do babies dream when they sleep, or they simply rest peacefully? Queenie Liao, a free-lance artist and mother of three boys living in California, has …

How to find the little-known 'kill switch' that lets you use Facebook with the maximum amount of privacy (FB)

(Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)<p><b>There's a Facebook setting that acts as a "kill switch" to keep apps and other websites from sharing or accessing your information.</b>• <b><br>It's called "Platform." And you can turn it off.</b>• <b><br>With Platform "off" you can make your Facebook as private as possible without deleting</b> …

10 Things Every Working Parent Should Have on Their Happy List

I write a lot about unhappiness. Specifically, the unhappiness that affects millions of overworked, under-appreciated moms and dads who live in the country that has the most hostile conditions for working parents in the developed world. (Can you guess which country that is? Rhymes with "God Bless.")<p>…

Brains Sweep Themselves Clean Of Toxins During Sleep

While the brain sleeps, it clears out harmful toxins, a process that may reduce the risk of Alzheimer's, researchers say.<p>During sleep, the flow of cerebrospinal fluid in the brain increases dramatically, washing away harmful waste proteins that build up between brain cells during waking hours, a …

America’s highest earners work at least 60 hours a week—more than anyone else in the world

<i>This item has been corrected.</i><p>Do Americans—and many Europeans working in American-dominated fields such as investment bank, consulting and ventures—work too hard?<p>Economic data show that in 1950, Americans worked around 1,900 hours per year. That’s now down to 1,700. But the French, who used to work …

Die Hard

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Best’s Review Names Primerica Among Its Top 10 Innovators

Primerica’s TermNow life insurance product, debuted in 2011, has not only allowed Primerica to help even more Main Street families to get the …

11 Rules For Success, From The People Who Got It Right

No one is born a success, but everyone has the potential to become one. As Will Smith once said, "Greatness is not this wonderful, esoteric, elusive god-like feature that only the special among us will ever taste. It's something that truly exists in all of us."<p>Not there yet? It might help to tap …

Primerica Financial Services: The Fake Job Interview

Primerica Financial Services is a multi-level marketing company that sells life insurance and investments. I’ve written about Primerica in the past, …

Get found, get new leads, and grow your Network Marketing/Direct Sales/MLM business

Want to Grow Your Direct Sales Business?<p>How do some reps in your company sign up <b>so many new people</b> and sell <b>so much product</b>?<p>Here’s their secret – …

How to choose a Caribbean island

The dozens of islands scattered across the Caribbean are a remarkably diverse lot. Pulsing Jamaica has little in common with group-filled Aruba, and even islands in plain sight of each other like St Kitts and Nevis are vastly different not just in appearance but in what they offer visitors.<p>So for …

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Primerica Reps Come “Home” to Convention

Reps from all over North America, Puerto Rico and Guam took over the Georgia Dome this past week for a Convention unlike any they’ve ever had before. …

Art Williams - AL WILLIAMS Founder FULL Convention Speech

Data is Worthless if You Don’t Communicate It

There is a pressing need for more businesspeople who can think quantitatively and make decisions based on data and analysis, and businesspeople who can do so will become increasingly valuable. According to a McKinsey Global Institute report on big data, we’ll need over 1.5 million more data-savvy …

Five myths about legalizing marijuana

<i>Doug Fine is the author of “Too High to Fail: Cannabis and the New Green Economic Revolution,” in which he followed one legal medicinal cannabis plant from farm to patient.</i><p>With 16 states having decriminalized or legalized cannabis for non-medical use and eight more heading toward some kind of …

Ethan Nadelmann: The Real Drug Czar

The driving force for the legalization of marijuana in America – a frenetic, whip-smart son of a rabbi who can barely tell indica from sativa – has …

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