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Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You And Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you'll sleep when you're dead, realize that you're making a decision that can make that day come much sooner. Pushing late into the night is a health and productivity killer.<p>The short-term productivity gains from skipping sleep to work are quickly washed away by …

Top 10 TED Talks That Could Change Your Life

There’s no time like the present to grow or refine ourselves a little bit more, and few resources are as helpful as TED talks. In that vein, here are …

Public Speaking

Proof That the Human Body is a Holographic Projection of Consciousness

We will also specifically explore the exact mechanism behind this principle, and provide scientific evidence so let your rational mind be at ease.The …

Watch: What our solar system would look like when traveling at the speed of light

<i>This post has been corrected.</i><p>This past week, NASA announced the discovery of the most Earth-like planet yet. NASA described the planet, Kepler-452b, and its respective sun as the pair that “most closely resemble the Earth and our Sun.” The planet is five times the mass of Earth, but its orbit is …

Why a Buddhist Monk Doesn't Need an App to Meditate and Why You Do

A few years ago I traveled to Nepal to hike in the Himalayas, learn a bit more about myself and about the world from the Buddhist spiritual teachers. For over seven years I have went back and forth across the bridge between science and spirituality. I have studied both, trying to understand why we …

Bosoms, sewing kits and inflatable dummies: 8 audacious tricks the American ghost army used to deceive the Nazis

During the Second World War, US Army planners set out to create a top-secret unit capable of conning the Germans on the battlefields of …

History

The 10 gestures you need to know for the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is a completely new product for Apple: not just because it's a smartwatch, but because nearly everything it does feels and works a little differently than the iPhone, iPad or Mac.<p>There's a touchscreen, but it doesn't have pinch-to-zoom: it's pressure-sensitive instead. There's a …

Smartwatches

Sleep Loss Linked to 'Massive Brain Damage'

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Could poor sleeping habits cause brain damage and even accelerate onset of Alzheimer's disease? According to recent research, the …

Photograph: Empics Entertainment<p>Stewart gave Barack Obama one of his toughest interviews, suggesting his 2008 election slogan should have been ‘Yes we can, …

Barack Obama

7 Secrets to Hitting Your Reset Button

Dr. Michael Roizen is the Medical Director of the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute and the four-time #1 New York Times bestselling author of …

Using fewer brain 'tools' may speed learning - Futurity

Why can some people master a new skill quickly while others take longer? New research suggests that some cognitive "tools" can actually get in the …

Santa Barbara

New Research Shows We May Be Looking at Alzheimer's All Wrong

Just days after Biogen Inc. revealed promising early data from an experimental Alzheimer’s treatment, new research from the Mayo Clinic may revive a …

Drug restores brain function and memory in early Alzheimer's disease

A novel therapeutic approach for an existing drug reverses a condition in elderly patients who are at high risk for dementia due to Alzheimer’s …

This was one of the moments Steve Jobs realized he could change the world

One of those old interviews was shared by venture capitalist Chris Dixon on his blog Friday, under the title, "It all blossomed out of this tiny little seed."<p>The video is part of a documentary filmed in 1985, the year Jobs was ousted from Apple to found a new computer company called NeXT.<p>In the …

Cannabis And The Pineal Gland : Turn On The Third Eye

By In5D on March 2, 2015 in Meditation<p><b>In5D PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/in5d Add YOUR name to our In5D Wall of Gratitude with a minimal donation</b> …

Five things Alice in Wonderland reveals about the brain

Lewis Carroll’s popular tales contain some hidden truths about the human brain that are still inspiring neuroscientists to this day. David Robson takes a leap down the rabbit hole.<p>Lewis Carroll was remarkably modest about his masterpiece. “The heroine spends an hour underground, and meets various …

Alice In Wonderland

This was the thing that made Steve Jobs so great

One of the few men who could call himself Steve Jobs' boss, former Apple CEO John Sculley, talks about why in his new book, "Moonshot."<p>"Steve was not an engineer — he just saw different things that people were working on and connected the dots between them," Sculley wrote in his new book, notes the …