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This super clear video of a nearly perfect tornado is stunning

Mother nature is terrifyingly beautiful.<p>Storm chaser James Hammett caught footage of this tornado in Laramie, Wyoming. Driving along a highway, he …

Weather

How close are we to video-recording our dreams?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Although most of us dream four to six times a night, we forget 90% of our dreams 10 minutes after they end.<p>Dreams are designed to be forgotten, explained Antonio Zadra, a psychology professor at the Université de Montréal. It's "very important to not confuse dream experiences with …

Stephen King

Experts Say There's a Very Real Connection Between Drinking and Anxiety

You know the story: you're nervous before a big date or you want to unwind after a stressful day and have a drink to calm yourself. It helps, too. Drinking a glass of wine can be a great way to subdue anxiety but not a great plan for the long term. Relying too much on alcohol has short- and …

Alyssa Milano Just Personally Explained Rape Culture to Matt Damon

During a recent interview with ABC News, Matt Damon discussed the mounting charges of sexual misconduct from powerful men in Hollywood and the #MeToo movement. And his comments were tone deaf at best.<p>"There's a difference between, you know, patting someone on the butt and rape or child molestation, …

This Is How Every Type of Alcohol Affects Your Mood, According to Science

Pick your holiday drink wisely.<p>A new study has analysed how different types of alcohol cause different emotional responses in both men and women.<p>The …

Alcohol

16 psychological tricks to make people like you immediately

Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; or maybe it's simply that they're easy to be around. You just like them.<p>But scientists generally aren't satisfied with answers like that, and they've spent years trying to pinpoint the exact factors that draw one person to …

Can’t find the protective glasses to watch the solar eclipse? Go old school.

To savor the solar eclipse, you don’t need special equipment. Go old school. Go low-tech. A partial or total eclipse can still be a memorable experience if you’re crafty and canny.<p><i>[Live updates from across the country: Solar eclipse 2017]</i><p>As this Monday’s total solar eclipse will create a ribbon of …

Solar Eclipse

Here Are the Best — and Worst — States to Grow Old in

Those hoping to age with grace and dignity may want to think about where they will live out their golden years.<p>And a new report from Caring.com has a …

New Jersey

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20 Amazing Facts About Dreams that You Might Not Know About

<i>Dreams. Mysterious, bewildering, eye-opening and sometimes a nightmarish living hell: dreams are all that and much more.</i><p><i>Here are 20 amazing facts</i> …

Parents Try to Get Toddler to Say "Mama," But Brilliant Dog Says It First

You've got some pretty big paws to fill, little guy.<p>Don't you hate it when your dog beats you in developmental milestones?<p>A video posted on YouTube by user Sam Giovanini is currently making the rounds online — it's amassed more than half a million views already — all because one tiny tot is …

Pets

When an Argument Gets Too Heated, Here’s What to Say

I recently stood in front of an executive team, allowing their unproductive to-ing and fro-ing to continue a little longer. It was a gold mine of examples I could use to teach them how <i>not</i> to have conflict. Within 10 minutes, they’d managed to take a routine issue and turn it into an all-out row, …

Denver Celebrates the Broncos with a Parade: Pictures

Denver Broncos

Stress Is Your Brain Trying to Avoid Something

Stress exists in every workplace, and all of us have probably tried a few trendy stress-management approaches. But rather than trying the latest fad, it may be more effective to understand how stress works and where it comes from, so that you can create your own methods for dealing with it.<p>Stress …

Self-help

95-Year-Old Yogi Believes We Can All Live to Be 130 Years Old

95-year-old yoga master Kazim Grbz believes we can all live to be 130 years old and has some solid advice to help us achieve this. When you first look at the yogi, you'll realize that he most definitely does not look his age. To keep himself looking youthful, Grbz works on maintaining his …

25-minute walk could add seven years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …

Look into my eyes: can 10 minutes of staring make you hallucinate?

Gaze adoringly at your loved one, and they will soon look deformed, monstrous or like your mother, according to a study. One writer puts it to the test<p>The first two minutes are the trickiest. My partner, C, and I are seated opposite one another in our bedroom, staring into each other’s eyes. As she …

Relationships

The birth of a psychopath

<b>(CNN) —</b> After every horrific crime that shocks us, the next question we often ask is, "How could anyone do such a thing?"<p>If the criminal is a psychopath, the answer is very simple. They don't feel empathy or guilt. So instead of asking, "How could they do this horrible thing?" the more pertinent …

Psychology