Nicole Marville

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To Fix That Pain In Your Back, You Might Have To Change The Way You Sit

My back hurts when I sit down.<p>It's been going on for 10 years. It really doesn't matter where I am — at work, at a restaurant, even on our couch at home. My lower back screams, "Stop sitting!"<p>To try to reduce the pain, I bought a kneeling chair at work. Then I got a standing desk. Then I went back …

Pain

Easter Island's society might not have collapsed

"Basalt is a grayish rock that doesn't look like anything special, but when you look at the chemical composition of the basalt samples from different …

Easter Island

Why gua sha is the new cupping

I first learned about the traditional Chinese therapy called gua sha on Instagram, of all places. I was looking at photos of cupping and accidentally …

Naturopathic Medicine

Police kill about 3 men per day in the US, according to new study

Police in the U.S. kill on average more than 1,000 men per year, or about three men per day. According to our estimates, police are responsible for …

Law Enforcement

Tiny Heirloom unveils 'The Goose' — a custom tiny home with stunning interiors

Once again, the genius design team from Tiny Heirloom has unveiled another spectacular tiny home. Built on a gooseneck trailer, The Goose offers a …

Living Rooms

"Octonion" Math Could Underpin Physics

In 2014, a graduate student at the University of Waterloo, Canada, named Cohl Furey rented a car and drove six hours south to Pennsylvania State …

Physics

Your child wants to start a YouTube channel? Here are some points to consider.

It seems that online video stardom has replaced big-screen fame as a goal for young kids. And unlike making it big in Hollywood, becoming a YouTube star seems more accessible, because the platform is open to anyone. So it’s no surprise that many parents and teachers are telling me their kids and …

Social Media

Some of the Most Spectacular Astronomy Images of 2018

Over 4,200 photographs were submitted to this year’s Insight Investment Astronomy Photographer of the Year contest, but only these 25 images made it …

Astronomy

9 Repair Requests Home Buyers Should Not Ask of Sellers

Choose your battles wisely, or you could lose the home of your dreams.<p>As long as there isn’t an underlying, more-serious problem causing the issue, …

Cipro's Safety Warnings Just Got Scarier

I was prescribed Cipro once. When I got the bottle of pills home, I took a minute to read the leaflet that the pharmacy stuffs in the bag—mostly just …

Medicine

7 Inspiring and Beautiful Turquoise Rooms

01 of 08<p>How to Add Turquoise To Your Home<p>What comes to mind when you think of turquoise? Beautiful Native American jewelry? The ocean where it meets …

The surreal, sad story behind the acclaimed new doc 'Three Identical Strangers'

When they were first reunited at age 19, the triplets quickly discovered how much they shared in common. Though they’d been separated at birth, David Kellman, Bobby Shafran and Eddy Galland had all individually grown up loving many of the same things: Marlboro cigarettes, wrestling, the same type …

Film Festivals

Video games can either grow or shrink part of your brain, depending on how you play

If you’ve ever played a first-person shooter video game, at some point you’ve probably had to remember how to get from one place within the game to another. Perhaps you tend to think spatially, and plotted your path by judging where your destination was in relation to landmarks and objects. Or …

The Brain

The Great Black Abolitionist the World Forgot

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. A version of the article below</i> …

This off-grid, prefab tiny cabin in Michigan fits a family of five

When designer Jorie Burns set her sights on owning a second home near Lake Michigan, she decided to take a chance with the more affordable options …

Lake Michigan

That 'Clean Swimming Pool' Smell Is Actually Bad For Your Health... And Really Gross

Step out of the water.<p>It's recently been reported that scientists have managed to create a test to measure how much urine is in a swimming pool.<p>It …

Where Entrepreneurs, Lawyers And Caregivers Can Learn About The Cannabis Industry

With Cannabis newly legal in some fashion in most of the United States, an entire entrepreneurial and medical industry is growing up around it. But where can business people, lawyers, growers and others who are interested in learning more about the ecosystem go to expand their knowledge on the …

Cannabis

Stop Throwing Out Your Used Tea Bags

It feels so good to be able to do something with the things we'd normally discard. Coffee grounds as rose fertilizer and clementine peels saved for …

Light Deprivation May Be The Secret To Massive Cannabis Yields

Cannabis, like any other agricultural product, takes a lot of time and effort to get the crop just right. Warehouse style grow-ops may be <i>de rigueur</i> …

This Is the Easiest Way to Break a Bad Habit, According to a Psychologist

Though it doesn't exactly bode well for my looming deadline, it's rather pertinent that as I write this, I'm searching for words through a soupy …

'My Research Shows If You Use Cannabis In Low Doses In Your 40s And 50s, You Probably Don’t Get Alzheimer’s': Dr. Gary Wenk

It may be time to talk to your parents about marijuana. Smoking it every day could save their lives, according to Dr. Gary Wenk - a researcher at …

How to Prepare Your Home for Long Term Travel

Going on vacation? If your travels take you far from home for an extended period of time, it's essential to make sure your house is prepared in advance for your long absence. Here are some tips for making sure your home stays safe from plumbing disasters, appliance mishaps and more while you are …

'Demonic possession is real and victims seeking exorcism should not be ignored': Prominent psychiatrist on the world beyond

It is a phenomenon that is on the rise throughout the world: The number of cases of demonic possession - and demands for priests to carry out exorcisms - is, according to multiple sources, soaring.<p>Medical science remains sceptical. However, a Princeton-and-Yale-educated mainstream psychiatrist …

I’m Not Black, I’m Kanye

Kanye West wants freedom—white freedom.<p>I could only have seen it there, on the waxed hardwood floor of my elementary-school auditorium, because I was young then, barely 7 years old, and cable had not yet come to the city, and if it had, my father would not have believed in it. Yes, it had to have …

Michael Jackson

In One Year, 57,375 Years of Life Were Lost to Police Violence

A new study finds police killings exact a toll greater than accidental gun deaths.<p>People killed by police in 2015 and 2016 had a median age of 35, and they still had an average of about 50 years left to live when they died. It’s this metric—the gap between how long someone lives and how long they …

Law Enforcement

Southwest pushes Cal coach traveling with biracial son for 'proof' she was his mother

It was something perfectly ordinary: Lindsay Gottlieb, who coaches the California women's basketball team, was about to fly with her 1-year-old son.<p>But her family then had what Gottlieb called an "uncomfortable and hurtful" interaction with a Southwest Airlines employee at a Denver International …

Southwest Airlines

Here's How Employers Could Be Cheating You Out of Your Wages

Jara Neal Willis, a nurse at a hospital in Texas, usually clocked in a few minutes before the start of her shift and stayed late whenever her …

11 Signs Your Partner Was Raised By A Toxic Mom

While everybody's parents made mistakes, went through tough times, or didn't always know the exact right thing to do, some people were raised by <i>truly</i> …

Bizarre eye treatment makes traumatic memories go away

Your eyes might hold the key to emotional healing.<p>People are turning to a mysterious psychological practice called eye movement desensitization and …

Bishop Michael Curry's Royal Wedding Sermon: Full Text Of 'The Power Of Love'

In a message, which took to church not only those in attendance at the royal wedding of Britain's Prince Harry, 33, and American actress Meghan Markle, 36, on Saturday — but millions watching from across the world — Bishop Michael Bruce Curry preached on the "redemptive power of love."<p>Curry, the …

Martin Luther King, Jr.