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Complaining Is Terrible for You, According to Science

Steeping yourself in negativity has seriously terrible consequences for your mental and physical health.<p>Why do people complain? Not to torture others with their negativity, surely. When most of us indulge in a bit of a moan, the idea is to "vent." By getting our emotions out, we reason, we'll feel …

Whole Foods Calls the Shots for Startups

Companies tweak ingredients, labels to win the retailer’s blessing<p>When a Whole Foods Market Inc. representative contacted Heidi Lovig about carrying her tiny line of vegan cheese substitutes, she felt like she had hit the jackpot.<p>“I was crying. I called my parents,” recalls the 34-year-old …

Startups

Floyd Mayweather eyes Las Vegas jackpot against Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather is not often called Junior these days, which is a pleasing development for a 38-year-old father of four who is responsible for the financial well-being of an entire sport as well as his adopted city. (Even his publicist calls him “Mister” in public.)<p>From the garden of his echoing …

Boxing

La App Store de Apple, una máquina de hacer dinero

Aunque Android es el sistema operativo que domina el mercado y Google Play la tienda con más descargas, Apple gana la batalla de los ingresos en …

From Van Gogh's cloned ear to indoor rain: 13 sculptures made by science

Art, science, and maths art have never been closer entwined than in today's sculpture. While sculptors from Leonardo Da Vinci to Henry Moore employed their scientific gifts when creating their masterpieces, today's digital technology opens up new worlds of possibility, with artists taking …

Two Questions that Guided My Journey from Poverty to Yale

I will always be grateful for my mother, who raised my little brother and me without a man in the house, who taught us to value our education despite …

Crossing Latin America: People and the Street - Photographs and text by Raseljka Krnic | LensCulture

As a sociologist I was always interested in cultural differences. During the past year, I had opportunity to travel through Latin America for 9 months and to gain insight in many different forms of living. These photos are part of a series I made of the Latin American people. These photos were …

Photography

Alibaba founder Jack Ma was rejected from 30 jobs, including KFC, before becoming China's richest man

His e-commerce company, Alibaba, attracts 100 million shoppers a day. Ma is worth an estimate $20.4 billion.<p>But before he was the richest person in China, Ma went through a lot of rejection.<p>In a recent interview with Charlie Rose, the businessman revealed that he failed a college entrance exam …

China

Beyond Pistorius: rise of 'cyberathletes' could change sport as we know it

<b>(CNN) —</b> Andy Lewis' dream died when he was 16. Just out of school, the Englishman had been accepted for an elite traineeship with the army when he was hit by a truck, which resulted in most of his left leg being amputated.<p>The available prosthetics were basic and uncomfortable, severely restricting …

Mars One mission: a one-way trip to the red planet in 2024

The launch date is still a decade away but preparations are underway for the first human expedition to Mars. Here we explain about the mission, Mars spacecrafts and selecting volunteers to establish a colony on the planet<p>From more than 200,000 people who hoped to leave Earth and die on Mars, only …

Mars

Nokia 8210 es el teléfono más usado por los traficantes de drogas

Antes de que siquiera comenzáramos a preocuparnos por la NSA, Snowden y todos esos temas que hoy son relevantes en materia de seguridad digital, …

Van Gogh and the decision that changed art history

In 1878 Van Gogh was a struggling would-be preacher. At his lowest ebb, he began to draw. Alastair Sooke looks back at this pivotal moment in history.<p>In the spring of 1878, Vincent van Gogh turned 25. As he looked back over his short life, the Dutchman found little to celebrate among the meagre …

Art

10 Things In Tech You Need To Know Today

<b>1. Microsoft had its earnings call last night.</b> Revenue was up 8% from last year, but stock dropped 4% in after-hours trading.<p><b>2. It's Apple's earnings today.</b> Analysts are expecting revenue to be up 17% on last year.<p><b>3. A British phone carrier may have accidentally revealed the name of the new Samsung</b> …

Satya Nadella

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

10 Things In Tech You Need To Know Today

Here's the tech news you need to know today.<p><b>1. Google is interested in investing in Elon Musk's SpaceX.</b> The tech giant is keen on the idea of using satellites to bring the internet to people around the world.<p><b>2. Twitter has acquired Indian mobile marketing startup ZipDial.</b> The company gives clients …

App Store

Creación de Álbumes Digitales en Lightroom

Pantallas, pantallas y más pantallas... Me descubro a veces repitiendo esta frase... Esta puede ser una buena razón para decidir sacar las fotos de …