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What Does It Mean When We Call Addiction a Brain Disorder?

As a young scientist in the 1980s, I used then-new imaging technologies to look at the brains of people with drug addictions and, for comparison, …

Drug Addiction

The Breathing Technique a Navy SEAL Uses to Stay Calm and Focused

Breathing is a unique process in the human body. Unlike, for example, digestion, breathing has both an involuntary control mechanism as well as …

Meditation

How to write a book and publish it (without giving up your day job)

Best tip: start now<p>You dream of being the next J.K. Rowling or Paula Hawkins but that pesky job, not to mention your social life, family commitments …

Writing

As Stephen King's 'It' Breaks Box Office Records, Here's How the Author Stays Productive | Inc.com

Moviegoers flocked to the theaters this weekend to see Stephen King's <i>It</i>, giving it the third biggest box office opening of the year, according to Warner Bros.<p><i>It</i>, which follows a demonic clown who terrorizes children in a fictional Maine town, took in $117.2 million between Friday and Sunday. Andrés …

Writing

This Simple Writing Strategy Helped John Grisham Sell Over 300 Million Books | Inc.com

In the late 1980s, with a busy day job as a lawyer and a couple of young kids at home, John Grisham started to write his first novel.<p>Every day, for the next three years, Grisham woke up at 5 am to write a page of what would eventually become the bestselling novel, <i>A Time to Kill</i>, which was published …

Creative Writing

What Toronto Knows about Trump after Living through Rob Ford

If you lived in Toronto during the four years of Rob Ford’s term as mayor, the seesaw of Donald Trump’s first months as President would feel strikingly familiar. Ford, who died just over a year ago, from cancer, lied constantly and consistently and railed against the media and liberal élites. As …

Donald Trump
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I tried self-hypnosis to get my stress under control—here’s what happened

If you’re trying to score a promotion or find love, there are a ton of wellness tools to help you get in the mindset to make that happen—like …

New York City

10 ways smart people stay calm

The ability to manage your emotions and remain calm under pressure has a direct link to your performance. TalentSmart has conducted research with …

Porn Wars: Is Las Vegas the new Silicone Valley?

Las Vegas has a new vice. You might not notice it, but it’s happening all around, in industrial warehouses, luxury high-rises and the bedrooms of …

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Who Do You Think You Are? Why You're in Control of Your Destiny

Sometimes when I'm about to take a big risk, go for something important or step out in a bold way in my life, a judgmental question will pop up in my …

The Silicon Valley Secret to Motivating Employees

Motivating employees is a hot topic in every company, every team, and with every manager. And nowhere is the work ethic more legendary than in Silicon Valley.<p>How do Silicon Valley companies get their employees to work weekends and to pull all-nighters? How do they get them to work on “death …

5 Tips to Stay Motivated in 2013

The No. 1 resolution in the U.S. this time last year was to become more physically fit, up from No. 4 in 2002, according to a Franklin-Covey survey. …

Motivation

How to Unleash the Magnificent, Unstoppable Energy Inside You

A few months before he died, 83-year-old Spyros Sathi, widely regarded as the greatest Christian mystic of modern times, agreed to sit down and talk …

Climate: Will We Lose the Endgame?

Antarctica: An Intimate Portrait of a Mysterious Continent<p>by Gabrielle Walker<p>Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 388 pp., $27.00<p>What We Know: The Reality, …

How to Set Up a Basic Productivity System

There are tons of productivity systems available for you to use, and for those who are just getting started in their quest to have a better handle on their tasks, projects, and goals it can be quite…daunting. This post will show you how to set up a a basic personal productivity system that will …

Bostadspriser, attraktivitet och bostadsbyggande

PUBLICERAD <b>AV Mattias Fröjd</b><p>UPPDATERAD:<p><i>Krönika ur Fastighetsnytt nummer 4, 2014</i><p>Textstorlek<p>+<br>• -<p>Dela med andra<p>MAILA PRINTA PDF<p>TAGGAR<p>Hans Lind<p>Hur ska vi …

Finns parallella universum? - Filosofiska rummet

Självmedvetandet (44 min)<p>Vi människor har en unik förmåga att reflektera över oss själva. Men när blir vi självmedvetna och finns det ens ett …

Leif Wilehag om Per Olov Enquists - Lewis resa

<b>Petrus Lewi Johansson, född i ett fattigt hem på västgötaslätten 1884 - ett av nio barn, en mor som han älskade och en far som "kom ut i spriten"</b> …

Chinese Businessman Builds Nation's First City-To-City Electric Car Charging Route

Businessman Zong Yi bought a Tesla Model S. Then he bought 20 charging stations to help him get home from Beijing to Guangzhou.<p>Well, this is one way to get things done. Businessman Zong Yi has set up China's first between-city electric-car charging route, Caixin Online reports. The route winds from …

Make Sure Your Employees’ Emotional Needs Are Met

In the early 1940s, Abraham Maslow started asking questions about human motivation— questions I study, too. In 1943, he published his first article on a theory he called the <i>Hierarchy of Needs</i>.<p>Today, the theory is usually depicted as a pyramid, although Maslow didn’t use one in his original …

Huffington Post: 11 skäl att lämna Facebook

Enbart text räcker inte längre. Särskilt som allt färre orkar skriva något intressant eller trovärdigt. Enbart bild är bättre. Och mindre jobbigt. …

Här är Sveriges alla smittade datorer

Kartan på webbplatsen är full av röda prickar. Varje prick visar var i Sverige det finns infekterade datorer. Ju större pricken är desto fler …

Hon cyklade till Sydpolen

Äventyraren Maria Leijerstam från Wales blev först med att nå jordens sydligaste punkt per cykel. 27 december 2013 bromsade hon in sin trehjuliga …

Byggdebatt den mest lästa 2013

Doktoranden Jonas Anund har skrivit debattartikeln som är Ny Tekniks mest lästa under hela 2013. Hans forskning på KTH visar att nya bostadsrätter …

Snart tvingas jag sluta resa som en gentleman

<b>Jag försöker undvika att</b> få syn på min spegelbild inne på toaletten på Bromma flygplats, men misslyckas. Hjälp. Vem är den där mannen med …

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