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5 Food Secrets For Safe And Effective Weight Loss

It’s that time of year again — time for resolutions. Declarations to stop drinking, save money, go back to college, and of course, lose weight. While …

The 17 best drone videos that gave a whole new perspective to 2014

Drone photography came into its own this year.<p>Quadcopters with cameras got better and cheaper, turning more people into drone hobbyists and professional aerial videographers. Drones were used for cityscapes, nature walks, concerts, real estate listings, disaster surveys, Olympic sports—even …

Drones

MIT Physicist Proposes New "Meaning of Life"

MIT physicist Jeremy England claims that life may not be so mysterious after all, despite the fact it is apparently derived from non-living matter. …

Physics

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How Different Cultures Understand Time

In the Western Hemisphere, the United States and Mexico employ time in such diametrically opposing manners that it causes intense friction between the two peoples.<p>In Western Europe, the Swiss attitude to time bears little relation to that of neighboring Italy.<p>Thais do not evaluate the passing of …

How to Eat Less Without Feeling Hangry

5 Ways to Eat Less Without Getting Hangry<p>Bonus: You’ll probably be a lot more popular.<p>Shutterstock<p><i>This article was written by Devon Rutz and Lindy Speakman and provided by our partners at</i> Prevention.<p>Sometimes when you're training yourself to eat healthier and cut calories to lose weight, it can …

The Ultimate Guide to Good Skin

Steven Macari, holistic health practitioner, nutritionist at Drive 495 and founder of the SLVRBK mat, shares his tips to getting your best skin ever.<p>Everyone wants great skin, some people have it naturally, others have to work really hard to maintain a clear complexion. While topical remedies or a …

Seven mind-scrambling science ideas only geniuses can understand

The world’s scientists don’t just sit around doing really hard maths for fun – they also believe some truly crazy ideas.<p>Ideas that ordinary minds …

'Voices Within The Music': A Brief History Of Guitar Effects

Musicians, it seems, have always wanted to alter the sounds of their instruments. Over the course of centuries, strings have been added to guitars for a fuller sound. The composition of those strings has changed from animal gut to steel to plastic, each with their own unique sounds. Drummers have …

How Successful People Quash Stress

We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious physical and emotional consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives? Researchers at Yale University have the answer. They found that intense stress actually reduces the …

Want to Lose Weight? Eat Before 8

New research shows that eating within time constraints could lead to a healthier, leaner you<p>How many times have you eaten healthfully all day only to plop down in the evening and plow through a bowl of mixed nuts, some cheese and crackers, a little popcorn and maybe a brew or two during a Netflix …

A Beautiful Time-Lapse Video of the Milky Way Galaxy From the International Space Station

Artist Hugh Carrick-Allan created a beautiful time-lapse video of the view of the Milky Way Galaxy as seen from the International Space Station. The …

Stunning images taken on Nasa Cassini spacecraft's mission to Saturn - Telegraph

Astronomy

9 Surprising Ways Your Body Can Influence Your Mind

Psychologist Alice Haddon explores the intriguing relationship between our minds and our muscles.<p>Most of us are aware that a positive attitude can improve health and speed recovery from illness, but does this also work the other way around?<p>'Embodied cognition' is a term used by psychologists to …

Best Space Pictures of 2014: A Year's Delights Courtesy of Starry Nights

Of the 350 breathtaking space photos we published in 2014, here are our picks for the 12 best of the year.

35 Ultimate Psychology Facts

35 Ultimate Psychology Facts<p>Amazing Psychology facts which you don’t even find in google search.<p>1.When it comes to placebo, studies have found that a …

'Ascension' Is a December Rarity; It Doesn't Have a Christmas Theme

TV Review Jackie K Cooper<p>"Ascension" (Syfy)<p>"Ascension" is a new mini-series on the Syfy Channel that shows a lot of promise. It is a story about a manned spaceship on a one hundred year journey to a new planet, that is also a murder mystery. Both facets of the show are interesting and so you get …

Mini-series

UNC Wilmington Athletes Fight Recommendation to Eliminate Running Programs

Proposed cuts are "99 percent a done deal."<p>Following the announcement earlier this week that the University of North Carolina at Wilmington (UNCW) would recommend the elimination of four of its five running programs, members of the school’s teams spent nearly three hours in a closed-door meeting …

Stephen Colbert schooled Fox News hard: Comedy, Bill O’Reilly and the exposure of right-wing patriotism lies

The comedian’s hyper-patriotic persona was the key to parodying blathering know-nothings like Fox’s Bill O’Reilly<p>As we enter the final days of "The Colbert Report" there is much speculation about what will come next for the comedian when he goes on to host "The Late Show." One of the most important …

Concentrate! How to tame a wandering mind

Procrastinate often? Caroline Williams does, so decided to find out if brain training could tackle her wandering mind. What she discovered could help everyone.<p>I am about to be zapped in the head with an electromagnet, once a second, for eight minutes. I fidget, trying to get comfortable in a huge …

The Brain

Psychology: How many senses do we have?

We often talk of having five senses as a universal truth. In reality, there may be more – or fewer – depending on the way you look at the question. Christian Jarrett explains the controversy.<p>Some myths about the brain, such as the idea we only use 10% of our grey matter, are notorious, especially …

Consciousness

Do You Struggle to Organize Your Life? Try These Five Steps

A little while ago, one of my followers posed a very important question about organizing her time. She asked:<p><i>"After my father had a stroke I began managing our small family business. Since I was a little girl, my dream was always to run my own business. Now that I have that chance, it's even more</i> …

Time Matters

"The bad news is time flies. The good news is you're the pilot."- Michael Altshuler<p>Many people think of time management as following a pre-determined schedule. They feel satisfied if they finish their to-do list or arrive on time for all of their appointments. Showing up early and tackling your …

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Environment

Neil deGrasse Tyson explaining black holes is just as awesome as it sounds

Sorry “Interstellar,” Tyson explains that you don’t want to be anywhere near a black hole<p>Neil deGrasse Tyson broke down the physics of two mysterious aspects of our universe: wormholes and black holes. In this recent video for Business Insider, Tyson explains why you wouldn't want to venture into a …

Wonderful short film imagines the day when we conquer the solar system

Zedillo: Why the war on drugs is failing

<i>Watch "Fareed Zakaria GPS," Sundays at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET on CNN</i><p>Fareed speaks with Ernesto Zedillo, an economist who served as president of Mexico and is now the director of the Yale Center for the Study of Globalization, and Ethan Nadelmann, the executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance, …