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10 Habits Of Highly Creative People

Writers' block? Go take a nap.<p>Composer Erik Satie walked roughly 10 kilometers from Arcueil to Paris every morning. Saul Bellow rode his mountain bike. Novelist Haruki Murakami keeps a famously intense running schedule, which he described in the <i>Paris Review</i>:<p><b>Whether it lets the mind wander, improves</b> …

A psychologist discovered the secret to never getting frustrated

The guy in front of you is driving like an idiot. Your boss is being a jerk. Your partner isn't listening.<p>And sometimes these all happen to you <i>on the same day</i>.<p>What's the fix for this? One guy came up with a solution that deals with all of these problems — and more.<p>Albert Ellis was quite a …

BPA-free plastics may be less safe than those with chemical

For Debra Berliner, the debate over using plastics in her home is manifested by a BPA-free plastic sippy cup her husband purchased for her 22-month-old son that remains opened but unused in a kitchen cabinet.<p>"We're trying to weigh its value and decide whether it has a place in our home, and we …

Those BPA-free plastics you thought were safe? Think again.

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Inside the Big Tobacco-style campaign to bury the disturbing evidence about the …

Revealed: the science behind teenage laziness

They may lie in, act selfishly and take risks, but research by a leading neuroscientist suggests that adolescents may be right when they say nobody understands them<p>Teenagers really get a bad time,’ says Sarah-Jayne Blakemore. ‘It is amazing how it seems to be totally acceptable – even …

Parable of the Polygons

<b>This is a story of how harmless choices can make a harmful world.</b><p>These little cuties are 50% Triangles, 50% Squares, and 100% slightly shapist. But …

Social Justice

Singapore Cinema Price Guide 2014 for Golden Village, Shaw, Cathay & FilmGarde - mitsueki ♥ | Singapore Lifestyle Blogger - Food, Fashion, Travel & Random News

Just sharing this really useful chart that I found on Couponicious Singapore:<p><b>The following chart is only comparing the 4 major players, ie. GV,</b> …

A Virus Found In Lakes May Be Literally Changing The Way People Think

While conducting a separate experiment, the scientists learned that a virus was living in the mouths and throats of a good portion of the people in the study, a virus that the researchers didn't think was capable of infecting humans. Worse still, it seemed to be slowing some of the subjects' mental …

How Politics Breaks Our Brains, and How We Can Put Them Back Together

I’m ly­ing in the met­al coffin of an MRI ma­chine, listen­ing to what sounds like jack­ham­mers and smelling my own breath go stale. My head is …

31 Free Places To Bring Your Kids In Singapore

Not sure where to take the children during this school holiday? Fret not. 31 mommy bloggers took part in a blog train called Fun For Free in …

Inspiring DIY Cardboard Playhouse

Cooped up inside with the kids more than usual these days? Did you buy giant, fancy, expensive toys for the holidays only to find that they never use …

12 Steps To Turn Your Kids Into Tech Billionaires

1/<p>Step 1: "Make them aware of the full range of life options."<p>"The world abounds with opportunity to lead whatever life you want, but you have to …

The One Weird Fear All Humans Share

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Fukushima’s Children are Dying

Some 39 months after the multiple explosions at Fukushima, thyroid cancer rates among nearby children have skyrocketed to more than forty times (40x) …

Dinosaurs, The Goldilocks of Thermoregulation: Not Too Cold-Blooded, Not Too Warm-Blooded.

Science Ruined Dinosaurs by Mike Jacobsen, available over at the NeatoShop<p>First, dinosaurs had feathers like birds. And now, scientists found that …

A Conversation with Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson (Full Session) | Interactive 2014 | SXSW

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