Miranda Lade

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Supermoon Meteors and 7 More Can’t-Miss Sky Events in December

Get ready to see lunar pairings, two meteor showers, and more celestial wonders this month.<p>The coming month brings back-to-back meteor showers, the moon posing with planets, and plenty more reasons to look up at the night sky. You’ll even have the chance to catch meteors paired with the final …

How Your Zodiac Sign Deals With Depression

Astrology’s Insights on Depression<p><b>By</b> <b>Rick DiClemente</b><p>I am no clinical psychologist or a psychiatrist. Certainly, if you are experiencing …

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The 15-Minute Habit Worth Making Time For

In conducting personal (read: not at all scientifically rigorous or thorough) research for this article, I asked anyone willing to talk to me if they …

Productivity

‘Pillars Of Destruction’: Carina Nebula Images Give A Glimpse Of Fate That Awaits Eagle Nebula’s ‘Pillars Of Creation’

The “pillars of creation” — star-forming regions in the Eagle nebula captured by the Hubble Space Telescope in 1995 — are arguably the most famous …

These 10 crème de la crème French words and phrases have no equivalent in English

This translates literally to “the call of the void,” but it also describes the inexplicable feeling of wanting to jump from a high place.<p>4. …

When people can legally drink, they suddenly begin committing way more crime

Another study shows the link between alcohol and crime.<p>When Americans turn 21, they’re — finally! — allowed to buy alcohol. Most people look at this as a great opportunity to party and drink up legally for the first time.<p>But a new study comes with a buzzkill for these would-be partygoers: It turns …

Crime

What your partner needs from a romantic relationship based on their zodiac

Behavior

Heartbroken Cat Has Spent 1 Year By Her Dead Owner’s Grave

A year has passed since this cat’s owner passed away, but the kittie hasn’t left her old lady’s grave ever since. Passer-by Keli Keningau Prayitno, …

Pets

8 Productivity Hacks for the World's Worst Procrastinators

Finding it hard to stay focused? These strategies will help you get more out of your day.<p>Procrastination can strike virtually anyone in any context. And it can take several forms: You might avoid work entirely, deliberate so much over work decisions that you don't actually get anything done, feel …

Procrastination

Emmett Till was brutally slain in 1955. Now, a sign marking where his body was found is riddled with bullet holes.

Working on a film about Emmett Till, the African American teen brutally slain in 1955, had already been an emotional experience for Kevin Wilson Jr.<p>A graduate film student at New York University, Wilson set out to document Till’s life earlier this year, speaking with one of Till’s cousins who was …

Black History

James Altucher reveals 3 habits holding you back from becoming a millionaire

On the Quora thread "What are the biggest obstacles to becoming a millionaire?" author, blogger, and podcaster James Altucher shared some of the habits he's encountered that hold people back from becoming millionaires, both in his own life and in the lives of the millionaires he's met and …

Self-improvement

The 4 Types of Meditation for Beginners: Which Is Right for You? | Inc.com

In our always-on world, meditation is frequently touted as the solution to nearly all that ails us, from a lack of focus to a sense of being overwhelmed. And better yet, experts claim getting started is neither time consuming nor difficult. All you need is a set of lungs and a few minutes a day to …

Meditation

Whenever you lie, your brain adjusts to make telling bigger whoppers easier, study finds

Telling small lies causes changes in the brain that lead people down a “slippery slope” towards increasingly large acts of dishonesty, according to a …

Buddha’s Ideas on Energy and ‘Seeing’ our Thoughts

It’s interesting just to meditate, to be able to sit in a space where you watch your own thoughts go by.It’s like you wake up in the morning and the …

Spirituality

Mental Illness Genetically Linked to Drug Use and Misuse

<i>Summary: A new study reports there could be a genetic risk for mental illness in those who are more likely to misuse drugs.</i><p>Source:</b> …

Mental Health

Therapists Tell Couples To Ignore This Common Marriage Advice

Word to the wise (or couples who want to stay married): Just because certain relationship advice is popular doesn’t mean it’s worth applying to your own marriage.<p>Below, marriage therapists share seven pieces of advice you’d be better off ignoring.<p>1. Never go to bed angry.<p>Go ahead and go to bed …

Marriage