Saunders Tan

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A Brief History of the Jetpack

From James Bond to JetLev, we trace humanity's quest to build this extremely unnatural way to get high.<p>From James Bond to JetLev, we trace humanity's quest to build this extremely unnatural way to get high.

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

How Long to Nap for the Biggest Brain Benefits

Taking a nap, we've seen time and again, is like rebooting your brain. But napping may be as much of an art as it is a science. The Wall Street …

5 Strange Facts You Didn't Know About Sharks

That's too bad, because there are tons of bizarre and completely true facts about sharks that are more arresting than fiction. And although humans have always been fascinated by sharks, we know surprisingly little about them.<p>One thing we do know is how important sharks are to ocean ecosystems, …

Great White Sharks, Guitars and Getting Down, Down Under

Australia is known for it's killer great white sharks. Even though more people die each year in California from shark attacks than off the coast of …

Like Shark Week, But With Actual Facts

It’s Shark Week, and the Discovery Channel have already jumped the shark with a fake documentary, asking if a giant prehistoric shark Megalodon is actually still alive. It’s not, and the show was filled with lies, fabrications and actors playing scientists.<p>Here’s a radical alternative idea: I …

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The most shark-infested waters in the world

There are over 470 species of sharks and they have been living on Planet Earth for 420 million years.<p>The smallest shark - the dwarf lantern shark - …

Ultimate guide to Australian sharks

<b>BEAUTIFULLY ATTUNED TO A</b> life under water, sharks have patrolled the oceans for more than 400 million years.<p>While more than 400 species of sharks are …

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The Security Of Relationships: Why Can't You Just Be Single?

I have a friend who is flying out to China today because her boyfriend found a job over there as a dentist. What she is going to do over there, I …

Springtime Eats: Salmon and Asparagus Bruschetta

Even though the temperature hovered in the 90s last weekend here in Boston, it is officially still spring, and therefore I am not woefully late with …

Panko-Crusted Salmon

Pin It<p>Usually when I prepare salmon, I use store-bought teriyaki marinade from the seafood counter and Chris throws it on the grill. Simple as that. …

Pan Seared Salmon with Avocado Remoulade (Gluten-Free)

Pin It<p>I'm bad at cooking salmon. Like terrible at it. I always think I cook it long enough, but every time I take it off it's always, <i>always</i> still a …