Seraph Khunphithak

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How to Get Perfect Skin from Head to Toe

The body's largest organ is a miraculous piece of machinery—and with our state-of-the-art troubleshooting techniques, it can be truly …

Lips

Why Some Great Ideas Catch On And Others Don’t

Anesthesia caught on overnight, while antiseptic took decades. Why?<p>In 1846, a Boston dentist named William Morton demonstrated anesthesia for the first time. Within the year, it had been tested in hospitals and published in the medical community. Within seven years, anesthesia was a standard in …

Anachronistic

The world's smallest violin: scientist uses proteins to create a new musical instrument

You can now hear the sweet musical stylings of plant proteins, courtesy of this biotech gizmo<p>If proteins could talk, what would they say? Josiah Zayner still doesn't know — but he does have a sense of what they'd want to sing. That's because Zayner has developed a new musical instrument that relies …

The Way The U.S. Teaches Science Doesn’t Work

Here's how to fix it<p>In 2012, a shocking 69 percent of American high-school graduates failed to meet college-readiness benchmarks in science. And in a 2010 paper about math and science achievement, the U.S. ranked last out of the eight countries studied (including England, South Korea, and Hungary). …

How to Meditate: A Beginner's Guide

Photo: Pond5<p>The word meditation can immediately conjure images of Buddhist monks in saffron robes or new-age beatniks in clouds of incense — which …

6 Things You Do Daily To Become Your Best CEO

If you think success is hard, how about taking a step back and seeing what looking at yourself in the mirror 20 years from now will feel like if you …

Financial Services

How to Stop Procrastinating

Do the Worst Thing First<p>Maybe this is the last suggestion you want to hear. But there’s a good reason to start with the tough stuff. “We have a …

5 Surprising Ways to Live Longer—and a Whole Lot Better

In 1921, a Stanford University psychologist named Lewis Terman recruited 1,500 elementary school students and began an academic inquiry that would …

10 Signs Your Life Is on the Right Track

It looks great from the outside, but are you living the life you were meant to? How to check in with your inner self.<p>Your Reputation Precedes You<p>Your …

Voice Mail

8 Things You Only Learn About Your Partner by Traveling Together

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

6 Ways to Become a Creature of New Habits

To quote Joan Didion, "With mere good intentions, hell is proverbially paved." Here's how to kick-start real change—and start on your path for …

8 Surprising Things That'll Make You Wildly Successful

We know, we know. Never stop learning. Set goals. Never fear failure. Get grit. Give. But what achievement enhancers don't we expect?<p>One …

9 Almost Impossible Dreams You Can Never Give Up On

Trending Stories<p>Our Favorite Kitchen Organizing Ideas Ever<p>7 of Our Healthiest Slow-Cooker Recipes<p>7 Slenderizing Fashion Strategies<p>The Very Best …

6 Ways to Stop Dwelling On It

It's 5 p.m., the deadline for an important work project is at 6, and all you can think about is the fight you had with the next-door neighbor this …

7 Mistakes Coffee Drinkers Make

Mistake: Abstaining on Sweaty Days<p><b>What you do:</b> You've heard that coffee seriously dehydrates you, so you skip your fix when the temps are soaring or …

Coffee

Why Fighting Can Actually Be Good for Your Relationship

I was completely unprepared when the man attacked me. For a split second, I saw him out of the corner of my eye; a big guy, maybe 20 years old, with …

Martial Arts

Is this Normal? Questions About Aging That You're Too Embarrassed to Ask

<b>Q. Argh, facial hair! Is there any way to get rid of it?</b><p><b>A.</b> Many women are at some point plagued by errant hairs on their chin or upper lip, says …

Women's Health

6 Shocking Ways City Life Affects You

It gets under your skin and goes to your head. And we're not just talking about the stress. (But it's not all bad news.)<p>Photo: Thinkstock<p>It May Make …

Amygdala

For My Daughters: Will Your Generation Simply Choose?

When I was young, I believed that I could have it all. I believed that because someone coined the term “having it all.” Today, someone – Sheryl Sandberg – coined the term “lean in” to encourage women to lean in to their careers and aspire to leadership. As your Mother, I neither want nor expect you …

A Very Simple Explanation Of The Higgs Boson

François Englert and Peter Higgs just received the Nobel Prize in Physics for laying the groundwork for the discovery of the Higgs boson. But can someone please explain what a Higgs is? Like, really simply.<p>François Englert and Peter Higgs have won this year's Nobel Prize in Physics, as was pretty …

Physics

The Higgs boson particle – digested

In the aftermath of the big bang that flung the universe into existence 13.82bn years ago, the forces of nature were one. But as the universe expanded and cooled, they separated out into the four seen today. The electromagnetic force, which is carried by photons, allows you to see, and stops you …

How crystal 'eyes' won the Nobel prize – 100 years ago

In a week in which the Nobel prize for physics has been awarded to Peter Higgs and François Englert for predicting the existence of a mass-giving particle that cannot be seen and so needed to be detected indirectly, it is nice to be able to announce the release of a short film that celebrates the …