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10 Types of Psychological Theories

The term <i>theory</i> is used with surprising frequency in everyday language. It is often used in to mean a guess, hunch, or supposition. You may even hear …

24 Cognitive Biases You Need To Stop Making [Infographic]

Cognitive bias occurs when we make subjective assumptions about people or situations based on our own perception of reality. This can lead to …

Despite what Trump says, trade deficits don’t actually have to be a problem

Do trade deficits matter?<p>President Donald Trump certainly thinks they do. Since his campaign, he has tweeted frequently about his unhappiness with …

M4: The Gun the Army Loves to Go to War With

The story of the M4 goes back to the mid-sixties and the early days of the Vietnam War.<i>The M4 still has its critics, including a retired major</i> …

U.S. Army

Why It’s No Longer Possible for Any Country to Win a War

The last few decades have been the most peaceful era in human history. For the first time ever, fewer people die today from human violence than from …

War

Skyscrapers across the U.S.: Tallest building in every state

At a time when urban centers were growing increasingly crowded, the introduction of the safety elevator in 1853 ushered in the modern era of tall buildings. Skyscrapers are now commonplace in major U.S. cities like New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, rising hundreds of feet and shaping iconic …

Skyscrapers

People are dying because we misunderstand how those with addiction think

A philosopher explains why addiction isn’t a moral failure.<p>The American opioid epidemic claimed 42,300 lives in 2016 alone. While the public policy challenge is daunting, the problem isn’t that we lack any effective treatment options. The data shows that we could save many lives by expanding …

The settings you should change immediately after buying a new TV

It's finally a good time to make the jump to a 4K TV. Prices have come down, HDR is up to snuff, and there are a bevy of great models to choose from. But once you bring your new TV home, you may want to take a trip through its settings and tweak a few in order to get the best possible picture.<p>If …

“Militares não gostam de ser usados como um instrumento político pelo Governo”

Entre 2014 e 2016, Christoph Harig frequentou bases do Exército no Rio, em São Paulo e Minas Gerais, conversou com dezenas de membros das Forças …

Map of US Shows Which States Have The Highest Number of People Who Still Believe In God

"This visualization allows you to better understand the processes taking place in the country."

Why Justin Trudeau is not the leader many believe he is

Stephen Harper, Canada’s former prime minister, might well have been less colourful and pleasing to eye and ear than the current Canadian leader.<p>But …

To Ross Douthat, white immigration is the only good immigration

A New York Times columnist praises the whites-only rhetoric of Stephen Miller<p>President Donald Trump's immigration policy is, increasingly, in the hands of his policy adviser, Stephen Miller. To most, Miller's history and views should disqualify him from handling the sensitive topic. Even top …

4 Proven Methods for Learning Faster | Inc.com

<i>What can we do to learn better and faster? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Brett Wingeier, CTO and co-founder of Halo Neuroscience, on Quora:</b><p>Learning can be hard work. That's what …

Machine Learning

Donald Trump Still Doesn’t Believe in Climate Change

The president thinks polar caps are “setting records.” They’re not.<p><b>Piers Morgan’s</b> 45-minute-long interview with <b>Donald Trump,</b> which aired Sunday, opened with a flashback. It was 2008: the year Morgan won <i>Celebrity Apprentice.</i> “I don’t know if you can remember what you said, but you said this,” …

Donald Trump

How Donald Trump is retooling politics for the 21st century

Donald J. Trump was the first candidate to become president of the United States without prior experience as a military leader, a politician or ever …

Trump administration's idea for government-built 5G network met with loud resistance from U.S. telecoms

The telecom industry wants this lightning-speed message to get to the U.S. government: We should build the nation's first 5G network, not you.<p>Monday's response from the telecom industry to a leaked memo that revealed the U.S. administration was considering building its own 5G network to bring …

Net Neutrality

Futebol atinge pico de popularidade nos Estados Unidos e já se aproxima do beisebol

O futebol nunca foi tão popular nos Estados Unidos, com 7% dos entrevistados pela Gallup caracterizando-o como o seu esporte favorito. É a maior …

Germany Had So Much Renewable Energy Over Christmas It Had to Pay People to Use It

This is the future.<p>People in Germany essentially got paid to use electricity on Christmas.<p>Electricity prices in the country went negative for many …

Renewable Energy

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

UC Berkeley

Was America Duped at Khe Sanh?

At the time, he seemed like the perfect fit: a tall, articulate, handsome paladin. His posture was always ramrod straight, his uniform constantly and precisely starched. He had punched all the right tickets: Eagle Scout, first captain of the West Point class of 1936, commander of both the elite …

Vietnam

I Love Trump’s Policies. The Man? Not So Much

<i>This article first appeared on the Hoover Institution site.</i><p>As we come to the end of 2017, it is perhaps appropriate to take stock of the ups and …

A crise dos opiáceos: veneno para a economia norte-americana

Os Estados Unidos se deparou semana passada com um dado desolador: sua expectativa de vida se reduziu em 2016 pelo segundo ano consecutivo, uma …

Trump proíbe uso das palavras “transgênero” e “feto” em relatórios de saúde

O Governo de Donald Trump voltou a gerar polêmica nesta semana ao proibir o uso das palavras “transgênero” e “feto” nos relatórios do Centro de …

Microsoft could beat Apple to being the first $1 trillion company

If you had wondered out loud five years ago whether Microsoft could be the first public company to reach a $1 trillion valuation, you would have been laughed out of the room. The software giant was worth less than $250 billion back then, hobbled by the lackluster performance of Windows 8, its …

O fim da neutralidade na Internet nos EUA, explicado em sete perguntas

A era da igualdade entre os usuários da Internet parece ter chegado ao fim nos Estados Unidos, depois da retirada das medidas estabelecidas em 2015 …

WATCH: Navy Airmen Encounter Mystery Object That 'Outran' An F-18

The New York Times reports Sunday on an bizarre incident from 2004 that they say proves further investigation into so-called "unidentified flying …

Ending net neutrality will save the internet, not destroy it

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) made the right move Thursday when it undid an Obama-era power grab commonly referred to as “net neutrality,” ending the agency’s micro-management of the internet.<p>The FCC action benefits consumers and ensures that the internet will be free from burdensome …

Net Neutrality

José Mourinho is having to tackle his biggest challenge as a manager

Manchester United are second in the table, with more goals than many acclaimed champions down the years. But they are suffering in comparison with their rampant neighbours City<p>While all the adventures seem to be happening on the other side of town right now, perhaps a little context is needed and …

Soccer

What interviewers really want to hear when they ask 'Why do you want to work here?'

"So why do you want to work here?"<p>Eventually this question comes up in every interview. Over the course of the last 30 years, I have been and I continue to ask this question all the time.<p>I have learned there is a limited set of answers applicants give in response to this question and one particular …

Employment

29 Sexts To Send If You're An Introvert & Have No Idea WTF You're Doing

For some lucky extroverted folks, sending naughty texts to their SO just comes easily. They're bold, horny, and DGAF, so when they want to get off …