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How Taming the Mind is Like Riding a Horse

In traditional descriptions, meditation is likened to training a horse. The sensations, impulses, and reactions in our bodies are like the untamed …

Mindfulness

How to Stop Hackers From Taking Over Your Computer

Grayson Barnes had just started working at his father’s law firm in Tulsa, Oklahoma when a note popped-up on one of the computer screens. It informed …

Dancing to Prince

A surprise appearance by Prince, a month ago, for a memoir announcement at a Manhattan night club, had the satisfying elements you might imagine: brilliance, humor, otherworldliness, tardiness, costume changes, funkiness, eccentricity. He stood on a glass balcony above us, as if he’d descended to …

Prince: A Life in Pictures

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Prince: the reign of a fashion icon - CNN Style

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Heels, hair and purple clothes: 6 ways Prince explored sexuality, gender roles and fashion on his own terms

Much like his adventurous, over-the-top life, music icon Prince Rogers Nelson, simply known as Prince, had an adventurous sense of fashion. By being himself, Prince, who died Thursday at age 57, pushed gender boundaries, caused wonder and awe among observers and fans, became a sex symbol, and, …

Music

30 Acts of Kindness For 30 Days Of Growth

This November 13 is World Kindness Day! In honor of this important holiday which fuels kindness around the world, we’ve put together a 30-day …

Self-improvement

New Book on CIA Master-Plotter Dulles, Sneak Peek: Part 1

No one can possibly understand the precarious state of American democracy today without scrutinizing the often secret path the country was taken on …

9 Genius Coconut Oil Beauty Tips

I feel like I’m constantly hearing about new ways that the ever-so-trendy coconut oil can amp up my beauty routine, which is why I've finally added …

Deleting genes could boost lifespan by 60 per cent, say scientists

The secret of extending life by decades may lie in switching off certain genes, scientists believe, after showing that small genetic tweaks can make organisms live 60 per cent longer.<p>Ten years of research by the Buck Institute for Research on Ageing and the University of Washington has identified …

Immune System

5 Breathing Exercises To Relax Your Mind

It might not sound very important, but learning how to utilise our breath is essential to the health of our body and mind. Think about it: we take …

To Catch A Bomb-Maker

This is the story of a little-known FBI forensics lab and how it changed the war on terror<p>The insurgent began with a cordless phone—one of the knockoffs of a Chinese-built Senao so popular in northern Iraq. Hunched over a worktable somewhere near the refinery town of Baiji, about 150 miles north of …

Terrorism

How to Believe in Yourself Again

“Believe in love. Believe in magic. Hell, believe in Santa Clause. Believe in others. Believe in yourself. Believe in your dreams. If you don’t, who …

Jon Bon Jovi

21 Game-Changing Bike Accessories You Need To Own

For life behind (handle)bars.

Bike Lanes

Ultra-Thin Printed Solar Cells Could Turn on Lights for 1.3 Billion People

As the solar energy trend continues to grow, it's becoming less expensive to produce. This is great for developed nations whose citizens want to decrease their carbon footprint, but it's even better for those living in developing countries. Advances in printed solar cell technology are creating …

Solar Panels

13 Apps That'll Teach You Something New Every Day

Superfood for your noggin.<p>The buzz around "brain-training" apps like Elevate, Lumosity, Peak, and others recently came into question after a 2014 study by the Stanford Center on Longevity doubted the effectiveness of brain games to improve your cognitive abilities.<p>The study concluded that …

Apps

Should You Be Strength Training?

There are a few things in life I know so well that I could easily navigate with my eyes closed: the Whole Foods rosé section, my childhood …

Exercise

Robert Scoble and Automatic's co-founder & CEO, Thejo Kote

99% Invisible-130- Holdout

Capoeira vs The Groove Kings

Government Researcher Misused Supercomputers To Mine A Surprisingly Small Amount Of Bitcoin

Here’s a fun tidbit in an inspector general report to Congress about wrongdoing at the National Science Foundation, via Andrea Castillo and first reported by Bitcoin Magazine. The March report revealed that a National Science Foundation researcher got the boot for using his access to supercomputers …

Tencent<br />The Secretive, Chinese Tech Giant That Can Rival Facebook and Amazon

In China’s raging tech war, a winner seems ready to emerge. It’s Tencent–a controversial, $139 billion company with nearly a billion users.<p>China’s most powerful Internet company is headquartered in a bland, glassy tower in southern Shenzhen. Unlike Silicon Valley’s funky campuses, there is nothing …

Google and Nest may move into home security by buying out Dropcam

The battle for the smart home could soon be heating up<p>Google is reportedly planning a move into home security through Nest, its recent $3.2 billion acquisition that has put a high-tech spin on thermostats and smoke alarms. The company has considered acquiring connected camera startup Dropcam, …

A Chinese Company Managed to 3D-Print 10 Buildings in One Day

This Site Can Tell You How Popular Your Instagram Will Be

At its core, Instagram is about communication; through pictures, sure, but communication nonetheless. But post popularity is just about the only way …

Hackaday offers a trip into space for the best do-it-yourself hardware

Hardware hackers, hear this. If you can design the best do-it-yourself hardware, you can win a trip into space.<p>Through its Hackaday.com website, SupplyFrame is offering The Hackaday Prize, a hardware contest where the grand prize is an all-expense-paid trip to space on a carrier of your choice. The …