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6 Things That Happen to Your Body When You Don't Have Sex For a While

"Is it true that if you don't use it, you lose it?" Actually, yes, in a manner of speaking<p>According to 2016 research, millennials are having less sex than any generation since the 1920s. This is a bad thing for a few reasons: 1) sex is fun, and you should be having as much of it as you can, and 2) …

Magic mushrooms can 'reset' depressed brain

<b>A hallucinogen found in magic mushrooms can "reset" the brains of people with untreatable depression, raising hopes of a future treatment, scans suggest.</b><p>The small study gave 19 patients a single dose of the psychedelic ingredient psilocybin.<p>Half of patients ceased to be depressed and experienced …

Magic Mushrooms

Apple offers micropayments to people who improve Apple Maps

Want to earn money <i>and</i> help out your favorite tech company? According to a new report, Apple has created a Mechanical Turk-style web app that lets people sign up and help improve Apple Maps for money.<p>People in the program reportedly earn about 54 cents per task (correcting or verifying a placemark …

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How to Be a Pro Drone Racer

<b>Fly along with Rotor Riot teams’ quest for the World Drone Prix.</b><p>Competing at top drone racing tournaments takes teamwork, practice, tinkering skills, …

Want to Raise Resilient Kids? A Navy SEAL Says Always Do This

Improve your resiliency--or teach your kids to be mentally tougher--with these important practices.<p>Resilience is defined as "the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness."<p>There's no surprise that it's a characteristic of some of the world's most successful people. It's also a …

What Wealthy People Teach Their Children That Others Don't

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How Safe is Hypnosis?

A years-long case involving a teacher’s use of hypnosis on students and staff members at a Florida school was back in the news this week when the …

11 actions you can take today to start getting rich, according to a self-made millionaire

The good news is that success is a learnable skill, and anyone can start thinking, acting, and making choices like the super wealthy.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire identifies specific "millionaire mind actions" that could help you …

Self-improvement

7 Tips to Improve Your Memory

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

This Is How Millionaires View Money — and Why It’s Successful

Doesn’t it seem like the rich keep getting richer while the middle class is stuck in the same old spot?<p>Economic inequality is a hot topic right now, …

What to say when asked why a company should hire you

<i>Answer by Tom Sullivan on Quora.</i><p>Most people will answer this question by talking about their experience or education, and will add descriptions like …

Realize Your Mind's Intrinsic Power

<b>Click here to read an original op-ed from the TED speaker who inspired this post and watch the TEDTalk below.</b><p>Holding a human brain for the first time was a powerful moment. Cradling the fragile organ in my hands, I had this overwhelming realization that every thought, every emotion, every …

Mental Disorders

Wait, What’s That? The Science Behind Why Your Mind Keeps Wandering

If you’re experiencing an attention deficit, you’re far from alone.<p>Try this: Count your exhalations–1, 2, 3–all the way to 10. See if you can get to 10 without thinking about lunch or laundry or deadlines or dates.<p>Unless you’ve trained your attention, it’ll probably start to wander–which, new …

7 Reasons Why Coffee Is Good For You

Coffee isn't just warm and energizing, it may also be extremely good for you.<p>In recent years and decades, scientists have studied the effects of coffee on various aspects of health and their results have been nothing short of amazing.<p>Here are 7 reasons why coffee may actually be one of the …

33 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

And it doesn't come with a manual.<p>Luckily, there's a multitude of excellent books from founders, VCs, and CEOs who have been through it all.<p>Here's a collection of some of the best books on management, leadership, and entrepreneurship for anyone from seasoned entrepreneurs to those just starting out.<p>…

Self-improvement

Why Your Coffee Addiction Isn't So Bad for You

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10 Lists To Keep If You Want To Be Successful