Gregory Blake

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A Neuroscientist Reveals The Most Important Choice You Can Make in Life

Choose wisely.<p>According to Moran Cerf, a neuroscientist at Northwestern University who has been studying decision-making for over a decade, the …

Michael Cohen

Organic solar cells reach record efficiency, benchmark for commercialization

In an advance that makes a more flexible, inexpensive type of solar cell commercially viable, University of Michigan researchers have demonstrated …

Solar Panels

Post-mortem CT angiography illuminates causes of death

OAK BROOK, Ill. - CT angiography is a useful adjunct to autopsy that is likely to increase the quality of post-mortem diagnosis, according to a study …

Medicine

2018 U.S. Models - BEV Range Comparison Infographic

WHEN IT COMES TO LONG RANGE ELECTRIC VEHICLES, TESLA LEADS THE PACK [INFOGRAPHIC]<p>Even though charging networks are proliferating worldwide, long …

Electric Vehicles

Batteries have a dirty secret

Energy storage is considered a green technology. But it actually increases carbon emissions.<p>Energy storage (batteries and other ways of storing electricity, like pumped water, compressed air, or molten salt) has generally been hailed as a “green” technology, key to enabling more renewable energy …

Fossil Fuels

Even short travel can spread colistin-resistant bacteria

Japanese researchers find short trips to a developing country can increase the appearance of a resistance gene to the antibiotic colistin<p>Osaka - The …

A third of bacterial infections in patients with cirrhosis across the world are multi-drug resistant

12 April 2018, Paris, France: A worldwide study initiated to investigate the epidemiology and outcomes of bacterial infections in hospitalized …

Google Automatically Rejects Most Resumes for Common Mistakes You've Probably Made Too

Former HR chief Laszlo Bock says Google gets 50,000 resumes a week. This is how it eliminates many of them.<p>Want to get hired at Google (or any other desirable employer)? Chances are, you won't, because your resume is getting in your way. Not because you didn't phrase things just right, or you …

This Free Online Class Teaches You How to Be a Less Toxic Person

If it were up to beloved Hollywood characters like Elle Woods, we would simply take a daily kickboxing class to boost our endorphins (which help make …

15 incredible Netflix hacks that WILL change your life

Netflix is already hugely popular thanks to the range of TV series and films it has to offer - but even its biggest fans may not be aware of these …

9 questions the most interesting people ask to cut through small talk

I remember early in my 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 windbag who dragged on forever, so I learned to be brief, to the point, and …

How To: Use Google Voice as a 'Burner' Number

No matter your reasons, you might need a second phone number that's a little more disposable than your primary number — a "burner" number, so to …

Android News

8 Tips for Shooting in Sub-Zero Temperatures

Shooting in severe cold can be challenging, but here are a few tips that will help you brave the elements.If you're getting ready to shoot in …

Weather

The Magnetohydrodynamic Drive Is Real—and You Can Build One

I know it's an old movie (and it was an even <i>older</i> book before that), but I want to look at the physics of the special submarine drive in <i>The Hunt for</i> …

It Only Took This Instagram Co-Founder 1 Sentence to Provide the Perfect Cure for Procrastination | Inc.com

Everyone at least occasionally puts things off. Everyone at least occasionally avoids doing things they need to do. Everyone, at some point, procrastinates.<p>And everyone who procrastinates <i>hates</i> the fact they procrastinate -- especially when they put off things they actually enjoy doing or, more …

Procrastination

This Under-the-Radar Beach Town Is Mexico’s Next Great Destination

As we reach the outskirts of Puerto Escondido, my driver grins and gestures with his chin for me to look in the rearview mirror. Just above the …

Perfectionism on the rise among millennials, but to what effect?

Millennials may be the most perfectionist generation yet, a new study shows, but their drive to achieve success and remain on the peak may pose …

Blockchain could solve the next global humanitarian crisis

When one talks about blockchain, the focus is usually on the technological side or on how to apply it to business. Less common, however, is to hear about it in the context of, for example, delivering aid, assisting refugees or helping to achieve one of the Sustainable Development Goals.<p>While …

Early puberty increases depression risk in adulthood

A recent study found that girls who enter puberty earlier than average are more likely to experience depressive symptoms and display antisocial …

Connecticut woman battling breast cancer dies hours after exchanging vows

A Connecticut woman fighting breast cancer got married last month at a hospital hours before she died.<p>Heather Mosher was dressed in her wedding gown and lying in bed glued to an oxygen mask as she and David Mosher said “I do” Dec. 22 at St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford.<p>Mosher, a …

Electric cars reach new 52% market share record in Norway thanks to Tesla’s record deliveries

As we anticipated with Tesla breaking its monthly delivery record in Norway halfway through December, the new electric vehicles contributed to electric car market share reaching a new 52 percent record in the country last month.<p>It means that if a passenger car is sold in Norway today, it’s more …

How many transgender kids grow up to stay trans?

The National Post recently covered the CBC’s cancellation of a BBC documentary about transgender children (Why CBC cancelled a BBC documentary that …

LGBTQI

What Your Daily Routine Should Look Like, According to Science

From what you eat in the morning to how often you wash the sheets you sleep in.<p>Wondering if it’s better to workout in the morning or at night? …

I Was Ghosted By My Best Friend

When it comes to ending relationships these days, there seems to be only one way to do it. And that’s not to do it at all, and just disappear into …

Why Some Smells Make You Feel Nostalgic, According To Science

Getting a whiff of a certain scent, like holiday cookies baking in the oven, can instantly transport you back to your childhood — a time when life …

What's the Ideal Number of Humans on Earth?

Earth might be looking a little worse for wear, after the last four-hundred years of reckless wide-scale resource extraction, but to its credit it …

Why You Shouldn't Buy a Car in Cash

Just because you have the money on hand to avoid taking out a loan doesn't always mean it makes sense to do so.<p>A few weeks ago, two friends told me …

This Infographic Breaks Down 52 of The Most Common Misconceptions

You'd think that in the age of the internet, where more information than we can possibly consume in several lifetimes is at our fingertips, stubborn …

Nostalgic smell: Scientists reveal why fragrances take us back to the past

However, they need the instruction that the memories are to be saved.<p>Don't you start missing your partner when you get the smell of the perfume …

That Broken Heart May Never Recover, Study Shows

In most depressing news, a “broken heart” might actually cause long-term, irreversible implications on your health. “Broken Heart Syndrome” is …