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Why Indoor Plants Make You Feel Better

Houseplants are good for your health — and not just for their visual beauty. Why? They essentially do the opposite of what we do when we breathe: release oxygen and absorb carbon dioxide. This not only freshens up the air, but also eliminates harmful toxins. Extensive research by NASA has revealed …

Plants

Dennis is trying to use blockchain to improve programmatic transparency

Magazine publisher Dennis wants to improve the transparency of digital ad trading, and it believes blockchain technology could hold the answer.<p>The …

5 Killer Apps For AI In Email Marketing

I've been involved in what is now called machine learning since the late 1980s. Compared to the state of the art then, the capabilities of today’s …

Researchers accidentally discover a way to make batteries last basically forever

Inventors joke about building “a better mousetrap,” but these days, it’s a better battery that everyone actually wants. Researchers at the University …

How to Live Longer and Healthier, Practicing Nishi System of Health Engineering?

About Nishi System<p>The Nishi System is a methodology for the maintenance and recovery of good health that was first introduced in 1927 by Katsuzo …

How Sleep Can Heal Our Brains — NOVA Next | PBS

“The thing about sleep that is maddening is we don’t know what it’s for,” Paul Shaw says with a hint of frustration. Rather than truly grasping the …

Dementia

Drawing inspiration from nature, student designs a new type of wind turbine

Since childhood, Michael Carruth, a junior in the environmental design program at CU-Boulder, has been fascinated with nature. Long hours spent …

How to Turn on the Part of Your Brain That Controls Motivation

We know we should put the cigarettes away or make use of that gym membership, but in the moment, we just don’t do it. There is a cluster of neurons …

The Brain

Creative ideas on where to escape the rain with kids in San Francisco

The first day of rain is cozy for families. You make hot chocolate, take over the dining room table with a jigsaw table, and snuggle up with the kids under a fuzzy blanket on the couch to watch movies.<p>And then after a day or two, you start going crazy when the kids get overly creative with baking …

7 Workout Moves You Can Do With Just A Foam Roller

And none of them are stretches!<p>The foam roller is a magical tool used to ease muscle tightness or soreness before or after workouts. But not everyone knows that a foam roller can also be used <i>during</i> a workout to tone and strengthen muscles.<p>General benefits of the foam roller include improving range …

Workouts

How ISIS Spread in the Middle East

And how to stop it<p>“It is perfectly true, as the philosophers say, that life must be understood backwards. But they forget the other proposition: that it must be lived forwards.” This observation was made in 1843 by the Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard in a journal entry, but it might have been …

There Are Many Things That Suck About Being an Entrepreneur, But It's Totally Worth It

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The startup journey is not all unicorns and schools of greatness. Being a “successful” entrepreneur is probably the hardest goal you’ll strive for in your life.<p>Not so long ago, I left prison with $200 and a fancy pair of Wrangler jeans. …

Now You Can Decorate With Oversized LEGO-Like Bricks

Big kids, now's your chance to decorate with your favorite childhood toy. Everblocks are essentially oversized Lego-esque bricks that manage to add …

Lego

Things I learned after I moved to the San Francisco Bay Area

Not everyone is lucky enough to be born and raised in San Francisco, and for those of us who had the opportunity to move to the Bay Area, there may have been a steep learning curve.<p>There are the obvious lessons many of us expect to face, such as figuring out how to pay an exorbitant amount of money …

Joris Laarman's canal bridge in Amsterdam could take 3D printing "to a higher level"

The world's first 3D-printed bridge in Amsterdam uses a technique that designer Joris Laarman says could soon be used to build "infinitely large …

Researchers Perform First Surgery on the Human Genome

Ralph Claus Grimm<p>Kristen Earle, Gabriel Billings, KC Huang and Justin Sonnenburg<p>Dr. Igor Siwanowicz<p>Daniel H. Miller and Ethan S. Sokol<p>Dr. Giorgio …

10 Ways Big Data Is Revolutionizing Supply Chain Management

<b>Bottom line:</b> Big data is providing supplier networks with greater data accuracy, clarity, and insights, leading to more contextual intelligence …

Create a Mobile App Using Famo.us and Angular

I love high-performance JavaScript, and I love sharing what I believe is its true potential. In this tutorial, I want to focus on Famo.us, which can …

Web Development

11 ways to encourage your customers to share your content

While there isn't any one magic solution to making business content go viral, you should be doing everything you can to create the most shareable …

Top 10 Fintech Startups to Watch in October

<b>Unless you’ve been living in the wilderness with no internet access for the past few years, you will be aware that the Financial Technology market or</b> …

Top 10

Van hotels let you stay in NYC's hippest areas for as low as $22 a night

New York City hotels are known for being pricey, but what creature comforts would you give up to score an affordable place to sleep in the city that …

Cloud Services App Developers Go Pro, 28% Are Making More Than $10K A Month

• 34% of Cloud Services app developers are making over $5K a month in revenue today.<br>• 37% of all mobile developers target both Apple iOS and Google Android, only 7% target none of the top 3 platforms.<br>• Mobile e-commerce developers are more than 3X as likely to make $100K+ per month than those monetizing …

Apps

Speed Up Your Metabolism: 16 Energizing Poses

0<p>SHARES<p>Fire up your metabolism so it runs more efficiently with this rejuvenating sequence.<p>Supine Core Pose<p>Lie back, arms at your sides, and bend …

Yoga

Why The World's Best Leaders Want To 'Meditate On It'

Steve Jobs did it. Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff and LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner do it. They and other top leaders meditate, and they attribute no small part of their professional success to it.<p>Granted, many such figures are associated with crazy, uber-progressive California. But meditation is …

Here's How Zen Meditation Changed Steve Jobs' Life And Sparked A Design Revolution

Jobs, a Reed College dropout, had just spent a few months in India.<p>He had gone to meet the region's contemplative traditions — Hinduism, Buddhism — and the Indian sun had darkened his skin a few shades.<p>The trip changed him in less obvious ways, too.<p>Although you couldn't predict it then, his travels …

Disconnecting From The Matrix And Reconnecting With Consciousness

By In5D on July 23, 2015 in Spiritual Awakening<p><b>In5D PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/in5d Add YOUR name to our In5D Wall of Gratitude with a minimal</b> …

5 Yoga Poses Every Runner Should Know

<b>Try This: Side Arm Balance pose</b><br>This beginner version will help develop upper-body strength and awareness while also working abs, says Sandy Blaine, codirector of the Alameda Yoga Station in Alameda, California. Start in full Plank pose. Lying face-down, smoothly push your body off the ground just 2 …

What Does the Future of Meditation Look Like?

Today’s blog post is about the future of meditation and the possibilities that wearables such as the Moodmetric ring present.<p>One of the main reasons …