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​THE PHENOMENON OF SLEEP PARALYSIS

Over centuries and across continents sleep paralysis has been perceived as the presence of an evil force that seems to attack someone falling asleep …

7 Surprising Ways Evolution Is Changing Human Physiology

<i>What are humans evolving into, or out of? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Emmanuel Fabella, M.D., ex-zoologist, on Quora:</b><p>The data suggests that our species is evolving into:<p><b>Delayed menopause</b>. …

Women should be doing this kind of exercise to prevent dangerous diseases

As Elle Woods once wisely told us, “Exercise gives you endorphins. Endorphins make you happy.” But, in addition to the fact that happy people don’t …

A Brand New Organ Has Just Been Discovered Within the Human Body

And just when we thought we knew it all, scientists have just discovered that the human digestive system contains another organ that we supposedly …

Digestion

The twisted psychology of office cliques

Michael Scott and the Beast have a lot in common. Both <i>The Office</i> protagonist and the Disney cartoon character have copious chest hair—and both are achingly alone.<p>But whereas the Beast broods in isolation, Michael Scott is desperate for company. His plight is sympathetic: Anyone who’s survived high …

Employment

Science says these are the best sports to play if you want to live longer

If you want to keep your heart healthy, and live longer, playing sports such as tennis, squash, cycling and swimming will help.<p>The major …

10 Ways Sarcasm Makes You A Better Person

JK, you're the worst.<p>Forget Spanish or French. For some people, sarcasm is a second language.<p>While everyone lobs a snarky remark here and there, a sarcastic person expresses humor in verbal irony by making statements that defy their literal meaning. Anecdotally, many people who identify as …

Psychology

How Humans Ended Up With Freakishly Huge Brains

Author: Ferris Jabr. Ferris Jabr Science<p>Date of Publication: 11.28.15.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>There it was, sitting on the mantelpiece, …