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analysisSalaried-class Feel Utterly Left Out of FM Arun Jaitley's Budget Speech<p>THUMPING WIN<p>Skipper Virat Kohli Guides Team India to Comfortable Win …

Should You Settle In a Relationship?

I've never dated a guy shorter than six feet tall before (I'm 5'4"—or 5'7" in the heels I love to wear). I refuse to date anyone who isn't gainfully employed or doesn't live outside of his family home. I have to be physically attracted to them. I'd prefer if he had hair, and he should have a …

Worth a Watch: 5 Smart Pieces of Marriage Advice from Divorcees

The video is definitely worth watching (it’s really heartwarming, in a surprising way). But if you don’t have the time, here are the five main pointers from people who have loved and lost… and learned a thing or two along the way:<p><b>Know Yourself and Love Yourself</b><br>This first piece of advice is …

Can Yoga Really Transform Consciousness?

Many people think that by walking the spiritual path, our consciousness evolves.<p>But in yoga, changes occur in brain biology, not in consciousness. …

12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

It found the God particle... now a souped-up version of the Large Hadron Collider aims to solve some of the even deeper mysteries of the universe

• The world's biggest particle collider is located near Geneva, Switzerland<br>• It has been undergoing a two-year refit at a cost of £97 million<br>• It was shut …

These 5 Things Will Make You Smarter

<b>1) Get rid of the distractions</b><p>You can’t multitask.<p>Via Brain Rules: 12 Principles for Surviving and Thriving at Work, Home, and School:<p>To put it …

The Brain

SpaceX Unveils Autonomous Drone Ship For Landing Reusable Rockets

Because when rockets are truly reusable, they’re going to need a place to park.<p>In the ongoing effort to lower the cost of commercial spaceflight, private companies hope to conquer a facet of rocket design NASA hasn’t fully explored yet: reusable rockets. Up until now, all space rockets have used …

Space Travel

The 5 Different Stages of Falling in Love

In a romantic comedy, falling in love involves a bumbling heroine and dashing male lead wooing one another in less than two hours, sassy montage included. In real life, the process is much more complicated and actually consists of five separate stages ranging from butterflies to stability, …

Scientists make quantum leap, teleport data from light to matter

In another breakthrough in the weird, wonky world of quantum physics, researchers teleport data an unprecedented distance with a novel technique -- inching us closer to the rise of a 'quantum Internet.'<p>We're one step closer to creating the Ansible communicator in "Ender's Game," the warp drive …

Quantum Mechanics

Your Gut Bacteria Want You to Eat a Cupcake

A new study suggests the microbes in humans' intestines may influence food choices.<p>Humans’ gastrointestinal tracts are home to 10,000 species of bacteria, which get energy from our half-digested lunches. (Another estimate puts the number of species as high as 36,000.) In exchange, they help us …

In the Brain, Memories Are Inextricably Tied to Place

A manmade virus that acts like “a remote control” for neurons helped psychologists research the connection.<p>It’s no coincidence that, when recalling a tragedy, we ask where someone was: <i>“Where were you when President Kennedy was shot?”</i><p>Psychologists hypothesize that we lock in that memory by linking …

The Female Brain

• <b>Author:</b> Louann Brizendine, M.D.<p>Since Dr. Brizendine wrote <i>The Female Brain</i> ten years ago, the response has been overwhelming. This <i>New York Times</i> bestseller has been translated into more than thirty languages, has sold nearly a million copies between editions, and has most recently inspired a …

How to Watch TV Without Paying a Cable or Satellite TV Bill

Could you use that extra $100 elsewhere in your budget? If so, simply call up your provider and cancel your service. Be prepared for the provider to …

Televisions

iOS 7 How-to: Manage your iCloud storage space from an iOS device

Apple gives all iCloud users 5 GB of iCloud storage. For most users, this is more than plenty of space, but for some, it isn’t nearly enough. This space is used for iOS device backups, iWork and other documents, and email if you are using a @mac.com, @me.com or @icloud.com address.<p>In this article, …

Why Names Are So Easy to Forget

Nice to see you again, Suuu...Sandra? Samantha? Jennifer. Sorry.<p>Once, at a party, I was introduced to a friend of a friend. We shook hands, I told her my name, she told me hers. Then she did something that I was ever so grateful for.<p>"Hang on," she said. "Can you say your name again? I wasn't really …

Favorite photos of September 12 aurora

Two powerful storms on the sun this week resulted in beautiful displays of the aurora borealis, or northern lights, that dipped down as far as the …

Astronomy

8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

NASA is building the largest rocket of all time for a 2018 launch

<i>Artist's rendering of NASA's Space Launch System (credit: NASA/MSFC)</i><p>NASA has worked on some inspiring interplanetary projects in the last few years, but few have been as ambitious as the simply-named Space Launch System, a new rocket that will be the largest ever built at 384 feet tall, surpassing …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Happiness

A GIF is worth a thousand words thanks to an iOS custom keyboard

Admittedly there are some things better said with a GIF than with words. But the folks behind PopKey seem to think that <i>everything</i> can be said better with a short looped animation. The app is a custom keyboard for iOS 8 that swaps letters and numbers for your favorite reaction GIFs. Did your friend …

Chase bank kept Apple Pay a secret by hiding it with a real apple

The fruit kind<p>One of Apple's biggest announcements earlier this week was Apple Pay, a new system that allows owners of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus to pay for stuff in the real world by holding their phones up to checkout readers (it uses NFC technology). Is Apple Pay as revolutionary as it …

10 math talks to blow your mind

Numbers, patterns and equations are at the core of these talks, which will teach you how to fold better origami and how to quantify history.

Mathematics

How to get in touch with your sexual energy

1. Recognize it’s existence<p>“Why hello there horny how are you today?” Introduce yourself to your sexual nature, don’t suppress it, don’t feel the need to control it and also don’t feel the need to satisfy it. Sometimes you should sit with it, and let it run through your veins. It’s an incredible energy that pulses through your body and it radiates off of your skin. When you recognize it’s existence and understand the feelings it brings eventually you will be able to use it as you see fit.<p>2. …

Sex Positions Everyone Should Try in Their Lifetime

36 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try in Their Lifetime<p>…Or next week.<p>Is your sex life screaming for an upgrade? Yeah, we hear you. Getting freaky has a way of getting stale the more time you log with your partner. The good news: It's easy to turn things around by switching up your sex positions (no …

The Casual Relationship Thing

<i>“I am committed to this casual relationship.” – 89% of men in America, probably</i><p>You know how these things go. You meet a charming someone and sooner …

Relationships

Mindful Minute: How Do I Overcome Trust Issues from a Past Relationship?

Being extra wary after having gotten burned in a relationship is not out of the ordinary, but if your last relationship threw you for such a loop …

Mindfulness