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A New Report Says Stanford's Most Famous Psychology Experiment Is a 'Fraud,' a 'Sham,' and a 'Lie'

You were almost certainly taught this 50-year-old experiment's findings. But what really happened?<p>It's probably the most famous psychological experiment ever to come out of Stanford University. Now, 50 years later, critics are saying the entire thing was "a fraud."<p>If you took a psychology class in …

U.S. Army

This Is Why Small Talk Makes Some People So Anxious

A therapist gave us advice for how to get over it.<p>It can be difficult to know the difference between having social anxiety and being awkward, introverted, or shy. The American Psychological Association’s <i>Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders</i> defines social anxiety as “a persistent …

Depression

Colon cancer: Scientists find new predisposition mechanism

New research finds a novel mechanism that interferes with our DNA's ability to repair itself, genetically predisposing some people to colon …

Research

Juche, the state ideology that makes North Koreans revere Kim Jong Un, explained

The North Korean ideology supports the claim that the country cured AIDS and invented the hamburger.<p>There are some things about North Korea, as a society and government, that seem almost too strange to be believed. It’s a country where thousands of people celebrate their weddings in front of a …

North Korea

The man who went to the North Korean place that ‘doesn’t exist’

<b>Many believe it was a visit to the hidden fifth floor of Pyongyang's Yanggakdo Hotel that resulted in the detention and eventual death of American student Otto Warmbier. US doctor Calvin Sun recalls his night filming there and warns other travellers to stay away.</b><p>Calvin Sun had been awake for almost …

North Korea

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed that I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've …

Love Stories

Should We Be Putting Migrant Children in Detention Centers? Let’s Ask Oscar Wilde!

<i>As the Trump administration and its Republican enablers continue their policy of</i> <i>separating children from their parents at the border</i><i>, Americans are</i> …

Literature

JUST SO: The Microbe-To-Man Evolution Story Is Dumb, Bad Science. Why Do Our Kids Learn It As Fact?

9:36 PM 06/15/2018<p>Dare suggest that America’s school children should be alerted to scientific problems with microbe-to-man evolution, and you can …

Thomas Jefferson

28 Tubular '80s Movies You Need To Watch With Your Kids, Tweens, And Teens

The '80s were all about young men discovering otherworldly entities.<p><i>🚨 Important Note: Ratings were way different 30+ years ago, so we recommend checking out the Parents Guide link in each description for more information. 🚨</i>

Movies

A Cancer Blockbuster Gets Approved in China. Will the Floodgates Now Open?

Bristol-Myers Squibb announced today that its pioneering cancer immunotherapy drug Opdivo has been approved for sale in China.<p>Opdivo targets a …

Immune System

6 Types of Knots Every Outdoorsman Should Know

Whether you’re tying your tent’s rainfly down in a nasty storm, lashing your kayak to a well-used roof rack, or making some on-the-trail gear …

Handy

Full text: The statement signed by Trump and Kim

<b>Joint Statement of President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea at the Singapore Summit</b><p>President Donald J. Trump of the United States of America and Chairman Kim Jong Un of the State Affairs Commission of the …

North Korea

The Teen Slang Dictionary for Parents

Teens in each generation develop a language of their own based on what is going on in teen culture. And the introduction of social media and digital …

Language

An illustrative guide to common words people tend to misuse

We’ve all been there. There are just certain words that sound so much alike even though they have completely different meanings. And sometimes, when …

Synthesizers

Discovery of DNA Structure and Function: Watson and Crick | Learn Science at Scitable

The First Piece of the Puzzle: Miescher Discovers DNA<p>Laying the Groundwork: Levene Investigates the Structure of DNA<p>Meanwhile, even as Miescher's …

Genetics

How To Create A Brilliant, Creative Résumé That Distinguishes You From Peers

A memorable résumé isn’t only about presentation, but also about what’s included inside its contents.<br>In this helpful career advice piece from …

Graphic Design

How to Reference Journal Articles in APA Format

How do you create references for journal articles in APA format? If you need to write a psychology paper, then you are going to probably need to …

Psychology

Google built a tiny Street View car to map out one of the world's largest model cities, and the results are incredible

1/<p>Google worked with mapping software company Ubilabs to capture the sprawling model world.<p>Ubilabs to capture the sprawling model world." > …

Colorado River

How Long Do Tardigrades Live?

Tardigrades are probably the most paradoxical animals on the planet. On the one hand, these microscopic organisms are impossibly cute, seeming like …

Biology

We Just Found a Genetic Key to Why Humans Have Such Massive Brains

It's a major evolutionary mystery.<p>Human brains are some of the biggest in nature, but it's not altogether clear why that is. A pair of studies are …

Neuroscience

10 of the best weather stations, according to online reviews

Weather is one of our big obsessions here at <i>Mashable</i> (just take a look at our Science page if you don't believe us). We've covered everything from …

Weather

Health Insurance: Paying For Pre-Existing Conditions

The words "pre-existing condition" and "experimental procedure" are often bad news for patients in the U.S. Because in many circumstances, health …

Health Care

How to Explore Machu Picchu, Peru

Considered the ultimate backpackers dream trip, Machu Picchu is the rough-and-tumble trek that’s at the top of most adventurers’ bucket lists.<p>A …

South America

It Saves Lives. It Can Save Money. So Why Aren’t We Spending More on Public Health?

Not only have many public health interventions in the United States been hugely successful, but they’ve also saved more money than they’ve cost.<p>And yet Americans spend relatively little money in that domain and far more on medical care that returns less value for its costs. Instead of continually …

Public Health

Psychology Research Terms You Should Know

Psychologist utilize a number of different research methods to investigate the human mind and behavior. As you read about different psychological …

Psychology

Nonfiction Book Review: The Mystery of Consciousness: A Prescription for Human Survival by Ruth Nanda Anshen, Author Moyer Bell $14.95 (132p) ISBN 978-1-55921-115-4

The Mystery of Consciousness: A Prescription for Human Survival<p><b>Ruth Nanda Anshen, Author</b> Moyer Bell $14.95 (132p) ISBN 978-1-55921-115-4<p>Appalled at …

Philosophy

Gut microbiome–mediated bile acid metabolism regulates liver cancer via NKT cells

Structured Abstract<p>INTRODUCTION<p>Primary liver tumors and liver metastasis currently represent the leading cause of cancer-related deaths. The liver …

Medical Research

POLITICAL THEORY - Henry David Thoreau

Henry David Thoreau

Drywall Installation Archives | Family Handyman

This article walks you through the 'Do's and Don'ts' of drywall installation. It will help you avoid seven common mistakes people make when tackling …

Woodworking

The Absolutely Amazing Theory of Almost Everything

The Standard Model. What dull name for the most accurate scientific theory known to human beings.<p>More than a quarter of the Nobel Prizes in physics …

Physics