481 Why President Vladimir Putin will never allow loss of its own sovereignty and development prospects?

481 Why President Vladimir Putin will never allow loss of its own sovereignty and development prospects?

"Not many want such an independent, effective player that knows his own worth and is capable of stating them," the Russian leader says Russia will never allow the loss of its own sovereignty, Rus...

READ MORE

480 Preventive measures Japanese government should make for increasing occupational diseases

480 Preventive measures Japanese government should make for increasing occupational diseases

Sudden deaths and diseases attributed to overwork had been increasingly recognized as occupational diseases in Japan.The controversies surrounding the compensation forstress-related diseases inte...

READ MORE

479 Avoiding the sun actually increase your cancer risk

479 Avoiding the sun actually increase your cancer risk

New research has found that women with high concentrations of vitamin D have a much lower chance of developing cancer. But even more striking is this: avoiding the sun may be as dangerous as smoki...

READ MORE

478 4 surprising ways warmer temperatures will change our food

478 4 surprising ways warmer temperatures will change our food

One of the more shocking effects of a warmer planet, as outlined in a massive new report from the US Global Change Research Program, an environmental research group comprised of government agenci...

READ MORE

477 Virtual Reality Is Not Just For Entertainment Anymore; How It Will Improve Health Care

477 Virtual Reality Is Not Just For Entertainment Anymore; How It Will Improve Health Care

You may have heard of virtual reality (VR) in terms of media and gaming. The term became mainstream in 2014 when Facebook acquired the VR headset company Oculus Rift for $2 billion. Media trade pu...

READ MORE

476 Life Expectancy Varies Based on Your Income

476 Life Expectancy Varies Based on Your Income

Money may not buy you happiness (or love) but it might just buy you more time to find them. In the most comprehensive look at life expectancy and income—based on tax returns filed by every Amer...

READ MORE

475 How To Be Popular: Your Stance On Moral Judgment Determines How Trustworthy You Seem To Others

475 How To Be Popular: Your Stance On Moral Judgment Determines How Trustworthy You Seem To Others

An out-of-control trolley car is speeding toward a group of five people. By pressing a button, you can switch the trolley to another track where one person stands. Do you allow the trolley to ...

READ MORE

474 Surprising ways that a vegetarian diet is changing human genes

474 Surprising ways that a vegetarian diet is changing human genes

Scientific research has proven that some vegetarians can produce omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, because of gene mutation that happened over centuries. Researchers reported that people with ...

READ MORE

473 9 Common Characteristics of People Destined for Greatness

473 9 Common Characteristics of People Destined for Greatness

Are successful people born or created? We all carry the capacity to become successful. We’re all equipped with our own special gifts and talents. But some of us lose our path a long the way. Li...

READ MORE

472 7 common characteristics of the laziest employees

472 7 common characteristics of the laziest employees

When it comes to a business setting, you can think of "unproductive" in three different ways.First, an employee can be so outgoing and bubbly in the office that you actually miss the fact that he ...

READ MORE

NO IMAGE

471 5 reasons people always misunderstand you, and how to fix it

Most of us have, at one point or another, experienced a moment, a day, or even an extended period of time when we felt like we were flat-out terrible at communicating. Maybe someone didn’t ...

READ MORE

470 5 Quick Ways to Boost Your Metabolism

470 5 Quick Ways to Boost Your Metabolism

Metabolism is the term for all the chemical reactions in your body. These chemical reactions keep your body alive and functioning. However, the word metabolism is often used interchangeably...

READ MORE

469 Japan seeks alternatives to its pay system

469 Japan seeks alternatives to its pay system

It's a simple task, if you're trying to spot the highest paid employee in a Japanese office. Just look for the oldest staff member. Traditionally, the longer you've been at a company, the more...

READ MORE

468 What are four of the biggest hazards of social media?

468 What are four of the biggest hazards of social media?

Not so long ago the phrase ‘social media’ didn't even exist. Now, for many of us, life has become: Eat. Sleep. Check timelines. Facebook alone now has more than 1.5 billion users worldwid...

READ MORE

467 What If We All Went Vegetarian?

467 What If We All Went Vegetarian?

While it’s impossible to accurately predict how agriculture, climate, and even the land itself would change, a new AsapSCIENCE video tries to tackle that question. In the video, the narrator...

READ MORE

466 Healthy eating habits that work according to scientists

466 Healthy eating habits that work according to scientists

As global rates of Type 2 diabetes rise, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has chosen to shine the spotlight on the disease this World Health Day. Some 422 millions people are currently ...

READ MORE

465 The world’s going to need 50% more food by 2050

465 The world’s going to need 50% more food by 2050

The organization forecasts that by 2050, we’ll need 50% more food to feed the world’s population.Between now and 2050, they expect the world’s population to grow from seven billion to nine billion...

READ MORE

463 25 changes to make in your 20s to set yourself up for lifelong success

463 25 changes to make in your 20s to set yourself up for lifelong success

How you spend your 20s is hugely important for determining who you'll become — personally and professionally — in the future. In fact, one psychologist calls this time period the "defining deca...

READ MORE

462 Small lifestyle changes you can make to get smarter

462 Small lifestyle changes you can make to get smarter

Most people make a conscious effort to improve their physical health, yet few think about what they can do to help boost the health of their brain. Just as you can eat healthily and exercis...

READ MORE

461 How Your Surroundings Could Be Killing You

461 How Your Surroundings Could Be Killing You

The air you breathe, the water you drink and the surroundings where you work, play and sleep may go largely unnoticed on a day-to-day basis. But—visible or not—they constitute your living en...

READ MORE

460 Sneaky Signs You Need Reading Glasses

460 Sneaky Signs You Need Reading Glasses

The most obvious symptom is blurry vision, but there are other surprising clues you might be overlooking. The muscles in your eyes work hardest when you focus on close-up or detailed work...

READ MORE

459 characteristics of people with high emotional intelligence

459 characteristics of people with high emotional intelligence

Why do certain people achieve more success than others? What is it about how certain people behave and interact, how they are "wired," that drives them to greater success than their peers? M...

READ MORE

458 Why smart people tend to be loners: Having lots of friends and socialising makes intelligent people miserable?

458 Why smart people tend to be loners: Having lots of friends and socialising makes intelligent people miserable?

Smart people may be far happier with their own company than meeting friends.A new study has found that for intelligent people, the more frequently they socialise with friends, the less satisfied t...

READ MORE

457 These are the 9 biggest risks facing the world

457 These are the 9 biggest risks facing the world

2016 has been a challenging year for the world so far. Governments worldwide are trying to solve the puzzle of slowing growth, financial markets are struggling to find stability, and several maj...

READ MORE

456 Americans Are Getting More Stressed Out, Study Finds

456 Americans Are Getting More Stressed Out, Study Finds

The study, conducted by the American Psychological Association, found that average stress levels in the U.S. rose since 2014, from 4.9 to 5.1 on a 10-point stress scale. There was a particul...

READ MORE

455 5 Things to Do in the 5 Years Before Retirement

455 5 Things to Do in the 5 Years Before Retirement

The five years leading up to retirement are your last chance to pay down debt and seriously fund your nest egg. Taking care of a few odds and ends can make your retirement years more enjoyable...

READ MORE

454 Healthy eating habits that work according to scientists

454 Healthy eating habits that work according to scientists

With options as varied as the Paleo diet and the 21-day challenge, there's a fad diet for practically everyone. But as fun as the diets may seem, it's often difficult to stick with them for...

READ MORE

453 Should Governments Tax Unhealthy Foods and Drinks?

453 Should Governments Tax Unhealthy Foods and Drinks?

With obesity and diabetes at record levels, many public health experts believe governments should tax soda, sweets, junk food, and other unhealthy foods and drinks. Denmark, Finland, France, Hunga...

READ MORE

452 Sweden is third most ‘digital’ nation in the EU

452 Sweden is third most ‘digital’ nation in the EU

Sweden was dubbed third best in the EU for 'digital performance' on Thursday, but was warned it could soon see itself outrun by its European competitors. Researchers measured connectivity (how ...

READ MORE

451 These daily habits will make you look and feel more confident

451 These daily habits will make you look and feel more confident

Wondering how to build your self-confidence? Week in, week out we have guys arrive here in Los Angeles for residential boot camps. And while we teach a lot of hard skills, we also emph...

READ MORE

450 12 Strange-But-True Health Tips

450 12 Strange-But-True Health Tips

Many methods to improve your health are pretty straightforward: to lose weight, eat less and exercise more; to boost your energy, get more sleep; to prevent dehydration, drink more water. Othe...

READ MORE

449 7 Quick Brain Exercises You Can Do Right Now

449 7 Quick Brain Exercises You Can Do Right Now

Each of these brain exercises is designed to test different aspects of cognitive function. Do them a few times a week, and you should see a gradual improvement in your brain fitness. 1. Add u...

READ MORE

448 Aging, indebted Japan debates right to ‘die with dignity’

448 Aging, indebted Japan debates right to ‘die with dignity’

Retired Japanese airline employee Tarou Tanzawa said he hadn't thought much about his own death until his 84-year-old mother was diagnosed with malignant lymphoma and decided against costly an...

READ MORE

447 Harvard drawn into race battle at US universities

447 Harvard drawn into race battle at US universities

Harvard will no longer call its dormitory leaders "house masters". It is the latest controversy in months of protests at US universities about the legacy of slavery. The decision by Harva...

READ MORE

446 Trouble Falling Asleep? Street Light Glow Impacts Sleep Hygiene, May Be Keeping You Awake

446 Trouble Falling Asleep? Street Light Glow Impacts Sleep Hygiene, May Be Keeping You Awake

Light has a profound impact on how we sleep. Bright sunlight pouring in through the windows in the morning can act as a visual alarm clock, making it nearly impossible to fall back asleep. Sta...

READ MORE

445 Taxing democracy: Why easy decisions can be hardest to make

445 Taxing democracy: Why easy decisions can be hardest to make

Democracies are good at all sorts of things, but not always at making decisions.There's a perfect example of that here in India, the world's largest democracy. There is a reform which would ben...

READ MORE

444 4 reasons all your best employees are leaving

444 4 reasons all your best employees are leaving

It’s time to face facts: As business leaders, we’re failing our employees. A 2015 LinkedIn survey revealed that the No. 1 reason employees leave their company is because of a lack of career ad...

READ MORE

443 The 5 countries set to benefit the most from the next industrial revolution

443 The 5 countries set to benefit the most from the next industrial revolution

The World Economic Forum in Davos earlier this year was abuzz with talk about the Fourth Industrial Revolution. The idea is that computer automation and robots will take jobs, fundamentally cha...

READ MORE

442 How to become an expert conversationalist

442 How to become an expert conversationalist

Conversation is becoming a lost art. We all know, from our own experiences, that young people today connect more on social media than in person. They often admit they have trouble talking t...

READ MORE

441 Would you trust a robot to save your life? People will blindly follow instructions from a machine even if it leads them the wrong way

441 Would you trust a robot to save your life? People will blindly follow instructions from a machine even if it leads them the wrong way

Many fear intelligent droids could become our overlords, like The Terminator. And yet a study has shown we would still trust a robot with our lives in an emergency. In a mock fire, volunte...

READ MORE