Rachel Williams

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The Science Of Settling: Calculate Your Mate With Moneyball

In case you missed the buzz on Facebook, scientists recently determined that "beer goggles" do in fact exist, though not precisely in the way we thought. Consuming alcohol, it seems, tends to elevate desire and reduce inhibitions more than alter our actual perception of another person's …

Children ‘do not have innate ability in English or maths’

Academics from Oxford, UCL and King's College dispel the myth that children are either good at writing or sums, concluding that both traits are controlled by the same genes<p>The idea that children are either good with numbers or words has been exposed as a myth in a new study that finds both traits …

Education

New Study Uncovers Why Stress Leads To Depression In Some, But Not Others

In response to stress, some people cope easily while others succumb to depression or other mood disorders. While depression can develop from a wide variety of biological and genetic factors, stressful events are often a major trigger. But why does stress make some people develop mood disorders …

Neuroscience

Premiere: Riton 'Inside My Head' (Aeroplane Remix)

Can You Learn To Spot A Liar?

<i>Part 2</i> <i>of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Why We Lie.<p><b>About Pamela Meyer's TEDTalk</b><p>We're surrounded by deception: in politics and pop culture, in the workplace and on social media. Pamela Meyer points out mannerisms and cues that can help us suss out a lie.<p><b>About Pamela Meyer</b><p>Pamela Meyer is author of the …

3 Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before Buying New Photography Gear

Time waits for no man, and the same could be said of photographic technology. The moment you have bought your new pride and joy, it is supplemented …

What God does to your brain

The controversial science of neurotheology aims to find the answer to an age-old question: why do we believe?<p>When neuroscientist Andrew Newberg scanned the brain of “Kevin”, a staunch <b>atheist,</b> while he was meditating, he made a fascinating discovery. “Compared with the Buddhist monks and Franciscan …

Breast Cancer

Lunch al Desko: Upgrade Your Midday Meal

With a few strategies, a bit of planning, and a little sea salt in your cubicle, weekday lunch can be as delicious and exciting as any meal of the week. Here’s how to rethink the way you brown-bag it<p><i>Imagine an office meal you’re actually excited to break for (no hard feelings, turkey</i> …

Healthy Eating

Stones, Matlock, restaurant review

In deepest Derbyshire, Stones restuarant serves a menu that manages to scale the peaks<p><b>Stones</b> 1c Dale Road, Matlock, Derbyshire DE4 3LT <b><br>Contact:</b> 01629 56061 www.stones-restaurant.co.uk <b><br>Price:</b> Three courses: <b>£19.50</b><p>Right on the coursing waters of the River Derwent, the terrace of Stones restaurant is as …

Premiere: DJ Sneak 'Help Me One Time'

How Fast Does Your SD Card Need to Be?

The site puts a ton of cameras and lenses through tests every month. And as these devices come and go in our hands, we often experience differences …

How to find your lost phone or tablet with Android Device Manager

I carry both my smartphone and my tablet with me on a daily basis. I can’t imagine what I’d do if one of those devices went missing, what with all …

31 Noted Authors Pick Their Favorite Books

<i>A Tree Grows in Brooklyn</i>, by Betty Smith<p>“<i>A Tree Grows in Brooklyn</i> wasn’t a new book when my mother was young. It’s still luminous, the story of …

In Session: Jacques Renault

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5 Tips for Choosing Bed Linens

The founder of DwellStudio shares five tips for the selecting the chicest — and coziest — bed linens out there.<p>Being that we spend about one-third of our lives asleep, it makes sense to invest in bedding that's not only comfortable, but stands the test of time. But with so many options out there — …

Home Decorating

'My Home' photo contest - call for entries

Photo: Miles Morgan<p>October 16, 2013 /Photography News/ Home is different for each of us. It can be a house, an apartment, a trailer or simply a room. …

Expert tips for your first trek to the Indian Himalaya

Yearning to explore the forbidding peaks of the Indian Himalaya, but not sure where to start? These expert tips from a seasoned trekker will help you dodge the newbie mistakes and ensure your journey exceeds expectations.<p>Planning your trip<p>Thorough planning (or lack of it) can make or break a trip, …

Best of Gin Cocktails

<i>From Tanqueray to Bombay Sapphire, a classic Collins to a heady martini, StyleNest roundup the very best gin cocktails.</i><p><i>Gin is undoubtedly Britain’s</i> …

The Louboutin

<i>Quite like the shoes you can enjoy the cocktail version over and over again;</i> <i>start the LFW celebrations early with The Louboutin. The perfect drink</i> …

7 Tips to Make Your Photos Stand Out

Sometimes very small changes can have huge effects. This is especially true for photography, and this article will share seven of the most powerful …

Lemon Tart Recipe

<i>Simple and easy to make, nothing can possibly go wrong with this lemon tart recipe. Citrusy and creamy this dessert is both refreshing and indulgent.</i> …

How to Restore Old, Damaged Photos

Perhaps one of the most important things we do as portrait photographers is preserve memories. While the digital era and its ever-evolving technology …

Photography