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Before You Take Another Selfie in the Name of Personal Branding, Read This | Inc.com

The guy who sat down beside me noticed my shirt and said, "Hey, are you a cyclist?"<p>"I like to ride bikes, but I wouldn't call myself a cyclist," I said. "I'm nowhere near that good."<p>"Still," he said. "What's the toughest climb you've done?"<p>I thought about it. "I guess the back side of Reddish Knob."<p>…

Personal Branding

Happiness for the Holidays? Try an Experiment

CHOPRA FOUNDATION NEWS<p>By Deepak Chopra, MD, FACP<p>The holidays, officially a time of good cheer, have become instead a byword for stress, overeating, …

Happiness

Hormone-Disrupting Chemicals Linked to Fracking Found in Colorado River

This week, more evidence came in that hydraulic fracturing (or fracking) poses potentially serious risks to drinking water quality and human health.<p>A team of researchers from the University of Missouri found evidence of hormone-disrupting activity in water located near fracking sites – including …

This Year's Biggest Discoveries in Science

From the edge of the solar wind to ancient human DNA, science made big strides in 2013.<p>Science mattered more than ever in 2013. Climate science questions raged after Super Typhoon Haiyan pummeled the Philippines. And scientific expertise figured in disarmament debates in Syria and in Iran's …

2014: The Year Science Will Blow Your Mind

On sale date:<p>12th December 2013<p>Issue:<p>263<p>2014: The Year Science Will Blow Your Mind<p>It's set to be a big year in science, with fusion energy, stem cell …

Are we in the Matrix? Science looks for signs we're not real

Some say the odds are good that we're living in a computer simulation, and a few researchers think they might know how to find out the truth.<p>Over the years, some science fiction has popularized the notion that our world might not be what it seems -- that we might all be living in the Matrix (to use …

What George Eliot Teaches Us about the Life-Cycle of Happiness and the Science of Why We’re Happier When We’re Older

Much like creativity is a skill rather than a gift and genius the product of work ethic rather than inspiration, happiness, too, is a practice rather than a state, one that necessitates both learning and constant maintenance. Long before the findings of modern psychology and cognitive science, …

The Psychology of Stress, Orgasm, and Creativity

<i>“The more closely we analyze what we consider ‘sexy,’”</i> philosopher Alain de Botton argued in his meditation on sex, <i>“the more clearly we will understand that eroticism is the feeling of excitement we experience at finding another human being who shares our values and our sense of the meaning of</i> …

How Awareness and Positivity Will Lead You to Lasting Wellness

Whenever you start a new diet or weight loss program there is one important question to ask yourself: <b>why</b>? Don’t stop yourself at the simple answer …

Happiness

Set Intents Not Resolutions For 2014

Every December, like millions of others, I set new years resolutions.<p>Lose 15 pounds. Keep in touch with friends. Exercise 5 times a week. Start yoga. …

Farmers Market

Calligraphic meditation: the mindful art

The Future of Happiness – Up or Down?

CHOPRA FOUNDATION NEWS<p>The Future of Happiness – Up or Down?<p>By Deepak Chopra, MD, FACP<p>It’s unsettling that so little is known about what it takes to …

Happiness

Scientist finds 1959 message in bottle showing the extent of glacial melt in remote Canada

A 54-year old message in a bottle tucked under some rocks is helping scientists study just how much a remote glacier has melted due to climate change. Canadian biologist Warwick Vincent discovered the message while on a research trip to remote Ward Hunt Island, an Arctic spot where the average …

How to Protect Yourself from Failure - After the Setback

A failure is a setback that has left scars. When it doesn't scar you, setbacks are learning experiences, but there's no doubt that suffering a …

How to Protect Yourself from Failure

Setbacks in any career are inevitable, and yet some people manage to succeed despite the worst of setbacks. Their secret is that they know the …

Big Idea 2014: You Will Transform Your Own Biology

<i>This post is part of a series in which LinkedIn Influencers pick one big idea that will shape 2014. See all the ideas here.</i><p><i>This post was co-authored</i> …

On the Red Couch with Author and Physician Deepak Chopra

Inside Flipboard / December 5, 2013<p>It’s not every day that red couch interviewees respond to our questions with quotes like, “Healing is the return …