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10 Tips For Raising a Smart Child

It's easy to assume that our children are either born with a high level of intelligence or they're . . . not, and as parents, there's not much we can do to influence how brainy they'll turn out to be. However, research has shown that intelligence is about a 50/50 split when it comes to nature vs. …

Kids

TIL Two babies were switched at birth, one family was rich and the other poor, the rich couple's biological baby became a truck driver and the poor couple's biological baby became a CEO of a company

Florida mayors can be fined $5,000 if they enact stricter local rules on gun control

South Miami Mayor Philip Stoddard may be one of the most liberal mayors in Florida, so he would be a natural candidate to push through a package of …

How To Talk With Kids About Terrible Things

For the more than 3,000 students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Wednesday's mass shooting was terrifying and life-changing. But what of the tens of millions of other children, in schools across the country, who have since heard about what happened and now struggle with their own feelings …

High School

9 Questions Interesting People Ask to Cut Through the Small Talk

It alls starts with having a genuine interest in the other person.<p>I remember early in my young career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to "schmooze" or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the wind-bag …

Leadership

What Color Is a Tennis Ball?

An investigation into a surprisingly divisive question<p>It seemed like an easy question.<p>The query came from a Twitter poll I spotted on my news feed last week, from user @cgpgrey. “Please help resolve a marital dispute,” @cgpgrey wrote. “You would describe the color of a tennis ball as:” green, …

Tennis

The Only Core Workout You’ll Ever Need

Single-Leg Hip Bridge<p><b>Core Focus:</b> <i>Glutes, Adductors</i><p>Lie faceup with knees bent, feet planted on floor near butt, arms out to sides on floor with palms …

Workouts

7 Actual Irish Dishes to Make This St. Patrick's Day

Corned beef and cabbage might be one of the most popular dishes to eat on St. Patrick's Day, however, it's not an authentic Irish recipe—it's …

Cooking

What I Learned from Living with a Navy SEAL

In 2010, Jesse Itzler—a successful businessman behind ventures ranging from a prepaid private jet company, to Zico coconut water, and even the Atlanta Hawks—decided to radically change his life. He wanted to become mentally tougher and thought that the best, or at least the most effective way to do …

Ultramarathons

How one couple saved their marriage by asking each other a simple question

On the brink of divorce, this question made all the difference.<p>For years, novelist Richard Paul Evans and his wife Keri struggled with their marriage. Then, one day, they learned to ask each other a simple question: “How can I make your day better?”<p>The question, which Evans wrote about in a viral …

Salt Lake City
Kids

Jump Rope Workout Challenge​ | Women's Health

'I Tried Jumping Rope Every Day For 2 Weeks—Here's What Happened'<p>The results were SERIOUSLY impressive.<p>Photograph courtesy of Samantha Lefave<p>I’ve always thought the jump rope was a totally underrated piece of equipment. Sure, we all loved it when we were kids, but unless you’re a CrossFitter or …

7 Simple Things You Should Be Doing For Your Partner Every Day

We all have different partners in life. However, there is ONE partner who is foremost in your mind.<p>The ONE you want to spend the rest of your life, share your dreams with, and care about. The ONE you are proud to talk about with your friends and family. The ONE who compliments, challenges, and …

Leave Home

Science Says Kids Who Become Great Leaders Have Parents Who Teach Them 8 Things | Inc.com

All the extremely successful people I know -- and all the great leaders I know -- are exceptionally good at persuading other people to follow them.<p>But being persuasive doesn't mean you have to manipulate or pressure other people. At its best, persuasion is the ability to effectively describe the …

Self-improvement

This Trick Will Help You Do More Pull-Ups Than Ever | Men’s Health

He calls it, in short, a “mechanical dropset.”<p>“A mechanical droplet is where we change your body to put you in a stronger position rather than reducing the total weight,” he says, meaning it’s a set where your position is going to steadily give you a slight advantage, making the move a little …

5 moves to get the abdominal V-shape you’ve always wanted

Six-packs? So 2016. Biceps? Give us a break. This year, people are drooling over a muscle you might not have known existed.<p>The transversus abdominis …

Workouts

Undraining the Swamp

Florida is trying to undo decades of damage to the Everglades.<p><b>This story is part of OUTER LIMITS, a Motherboard series about people, technology, and going outside. Let us be your</b> <b>guide</b><b>.</b><p>From some vantage points Lake Okeechobee, all 730 square miles of it, looks like an ocean. The third largest …

Obama Administration

30 is the new 20, at least when it comes to having kids. The age of having a first child has converged across the whole of Europe

Clothing

Harvard and MIT researchers have developed smart tattoo ink capable of monitoring dehydration and blood sugar by changing color.

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Internet

This Is How Long You Really Need to Hold a Plank to See Results | Men's Health

As a general guideline, Doug Sklar, a certified personal trainer and founder of PhilanthroFIT in New York City, recommends striving to do three sets of up to 60 seconds. “It’s OK to start with shorter sets and work up to 60 seconds,” he says.<p>Plus, shorter planks can still give you a solid workout, …

Alligators Attack and Eat Sharks, Study Confirms

The American reptiles have a voracious diet, but scientists were still surprised by what they found.<p>American alligators gobble up anything they can get their jaws around. Now, a new study has added new items to their menu: sharks and stingrays.<p>It's particularly surprising, says study leader James …

Psychologists studied 5,000 genius kids for 45 years — here are their 6 key takeaways

Follow thousands of superbright kids for four and a half decades, and you learn a thing or two about how to raise a high-achiever.<p>One of the biggest takeaways: Even kids with genius-level IQs need teachers to help them reach their full potential.<p>Since it began in 1971, the "Study of Mathematically …

Education

The Natural Gatorade That Farmers Have Been Drinking for Centuries

For years, my family has turned to a mix of cider vinegar, honey and hot water to keep colds at bay. A runny nose, scratchy throat or rheumy eyes …

Vinegar

How Tattoos Might Affect Your Workout

Tattoos may permanently alter the physiology of skin in ways that affect sweating.<p>According to a small, new study, the amount and saltiness of sweat change after skin has been dyed, a finding that might have implications for athletes who ink large swaths of their bodies and maybe even for those of …

Immune System

The Famous Easter Island Heads Have Hidden Bodies

Practically everyone has seen the iconic images of the Easter Island heads. What you may not have known is that those Easter Island heads actually have hidden buried bodies. Archaeologists have uncovered the bodies associated with the heads and found interesting discoveries that further our …

Archaeology

To Understand Why We Have So Many Languages, Look Way, Way Back in Human History

The thatched roof held back the sun’s rays, but it could not keep the tropical heat at bay. As everyone at the research workshop headed outside for a …

Untangling The Mystery Of Why Shoelaces Come Untied

For more than 40 years, Oliver O'Reilly's shoelaces have been coming untied pretty much every day. And for most of those 40 years O'Reilly didn't think too much about it.<p>But then, about a decade ago, his daughter Anna was learning to tie her shoes, and O'Reilly decided his shoelace problem wasn't …

Shoes

A leading happiness researcher says we’re giving our kids bad advice about how to succeed in life

Most parents want their kids to be successful in life—and so we teach them attitudes that we believe will help them achieve their goals. But as I learned while researching my book <i>The Happiness Track</i>, many widely-held theories about what it takes to be successful are proving to be …

You Will Never Look at Bell Peppers the Same Way After Learning This Fact

• Popsugar<br>• Food<br>• Food News<p>Which Bell Pepper Is Best For Cooking?<p>You Will Never Look at Bell Peppers the Same Way After Learning This Fact<p>First Published: …