Deniz Ozturk

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Eating Toward Immortality

Diet culture is just another way of dealing with the fear of death.<p>Knowing a thing means you don’t need to believe in it. Whatever can be known, or proven by logic or evidence, doesn’t need to be taken on faith. Certain details of nutrition and the physiology of eating are known and knowable: the …

9 Vegetarian Meatball Recipes Because Vegballs Should Be a Thing

Meatballs are a tried-and-true comfort food and sound even better in the chilly winter months when all we need is something warm, stat. And since we …

Recipes

Try this spicy Moroccan carrot salad recipe for Meatless Monday

This salad may look rather simple, but Yotam Ottolenghi's spicy Moroccan carrot salad is packed with bright and robust flavors. Tender but crunchy carrots are combined with caramelized onion, garlic, chile, cloves, coriander, cinnamon, paprika, cumin, preserved lemon and fresh cilantro leaves. …

Recipes

Don’t set goals for yourself—instead, create systems that make it easy for you to succeed

A lot of my friends are spending the month of January “going dry” or giving up sugar or training for marathons. I can relate. As a Type-A, goal-oriented masochist, I tend to make deeply ambitious New Year’s resolutions each year. Witness Exhibit A: My resolutions from 2016. I’m embarrassed to say …

Productivity

CDC Knew Its Vaccine Program Was Exposing Children to Dangerous Mercury Levels Since 1999

Uncovered documents show that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) knew that infant …

To change your life, learn how to trust your future self

Being a human is hard. We know the sorts of choices we ought to make, and we earnestly intend to make them, but when the time comes, we don't. We …

How to Give Millennials the Employee Development They Want

The future of your company could depend on how well you understand young workers' need for mobility and provide training to help them achieve agreed-upon goals.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Young professionals pose a threat to their employers if they find greener …

Employee Engagement

A famous scorecard taught at Harvard Business School can help you improve your life and relationships

I’ve always known that I’m addicted to achievement. But it’s only in the past few years that I’ve realized that can be a bad thing.<p>Every year, when New Year’s Eve rolled around, I used to set resolutions like “run 13 half-marathons in 2013” (because #medals). That particular year, I hit the goal. I …

Harvard Business School

Being fat is 'all in the brain' and that's why you can't lose weight

"Eat less, move more" must rank among the most misleading pieces of dieting advice ever offered. Not only does the adage minimise the difficulties of …

How are the World’s Most Successful Brands Using the Psychology of Color in their Branding

If you’ve ever heard me speak at a conference or read my marketing articles, you know I’m all about the unicorns! I’m usually talking about unicorns …

The vegetarian dish that will make Thanksgiving guests — and their hosts — happy

By Joe Yonan<p>, Food and dining editor<p>When you’re a vegetarian guest at someone else’s house for dinner, you have three choices: You can ask the host (politely, of course) to keep your dietary choices in mind when meal planning. You can keep quiet and hope for the best. Or you can take matters into …

Recipes

The science behind how a touchscreen works

Technology plays an integral part in our lives, but often, we have little understanding of how the devices we use every day actually work.<p>In this video, we reveal how a touchscreen works and explain why the screen is in fact made up of three individual layers.<p>This is the fifth episode in our How it …

Your iPhone has a hidden signal strength meter

Forget about measuring your cell signal strength using just dots or bars - this simple hack allows you to see the actual signal strength your iPhone …

health

Health

Can your own immune system kill cancer?

<b>(CNN) —</b> There was another big win in the advancement of immunotherapy treatments for cancer this week.<p>The Food and Drug Administration approved an immunotherapy drug called Keytruda, which stimulates the body's immune system, for the first-line treatment of patients with metastatic non-small-cell …

Immunotherapy

The Truth About Astrological Signs

Sometimes, when there is a slow news day, I think the mainstream media likes to recycle a story that previously caused some controversy in order to …

Astrology

60 Motivational Quotes to Keep You Moving Toward Your Goal

Big successes are an accumulations of small successes<p>Success can be a long and winding road, filled with many obstacles and challenges.<p>There is no real short cut to success; it requires us to take action daily, to be persistent and consistent in our efforts which is not always easy to do. We can …

Appetite for destruction: You don’t have to be a vegetarian to see that our eating meat is killing the planet

<b>(Ivonne Wierink via Shutterstock)</b><p>Everything we eat has a carbon footprint but heavily carnivorous diets are a leading cause of greenhouse emissions<p>Samuel Blackstone<p>October 16, 2016 2:00pm (UTC)<p>Whether you believe in climate change, like the majority of scientists, or believe it’s a hoax created by …

"Was God a Hacker That Put Us All Together?"

How certain are you that your fellow humans are conscious?<p>The best artificial intelligences today can perform narrow tasks pretty well. If we want to …

5 Steps to Develop a Business Plan - OLBlog

A business plan is essential for every entrepreneur, but if it’s your first time doing one can be tricky. Business owners discussed when referring to …

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Creativity

Quitting Canada: How to retire in spring-like paradise in the autumn of your life

With memories of recent long weekends and summer vacations still fresh, it is a good time for Canadians to consider how to make that lifestyle part …

How Does Molecular Action In The Brain Make Thoughts?

I start with a remarkable quote:<p>"The passage from the physics of the brain to the corresponding facts of consciousness is unthinkable. Granted that a definite thought, and a definite molecular action in the brain occur simultaneously, we do not possess the intellectual organ, nor apparently any …

You Can't Always Trust Your Own Thoughts, And This Terrifying Chart Shows Why

Here’s the newest guide for learning about cognitive biases and debugging your brain.<p>The human brain has been sculpted over the course of millions of years of evolution, so you’d think it’s been debugged pretty well.<p>But it’s still left with so many mental glitches.<p>Just take a look at this …

Critical Thinking