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This Is What Happens to Your Brain When You Do a Puzzle

Puzzles can help boost your brainpower—see how your sudoku or crossword puzzle passion helps sharpen your wits.


16 Things CEOs Always Do Before Bed

From journaling to playing video games, these strategies help CEOs fall asleep easily, wake up happy, and seize the day....


10 Ways to Declutter Your Mind This Year

Drop-kick your anxiety in the new year with these mind-clearing tricks. They may sound simple, but they have the power...


5 People Whose Brain Injuries Gave Them New Abilities

The brain is a powerful organ! Although these people experienced trauma, their brains compensated with some special skills.


What Is Practical Intelligence and Can It Be Improved?

If you think IQ is the only measure of intelligence, think again.


What to Eat Before Making a Big Decision

About to make a big decision on an empty stomach? You may want to delay the choice until you fire...


15 Creative Ways to Volunteer and Make a Difference

If you have a favorite hobby or activity, volunteering for a related cause can make a big difference in your...


Why Do Adult Siblings Stop Speaking? The Psychology Behind Family Estrangement and Sibling Rivalries

Brother and sister estrangement is a surprisingly common, and unspoken, occurrence. Why ties break down and how real families reconciled.

15 Sneaky Signs of a Psychopath

That person may seem like your best friend with your best interests at heart. But that may just be what...


Are Crossed Arms Rude? 8 Secrets Your Body Language Reveals About You

Body language is a form of nonverbal communication, and whether you (or they!) know it, other people are always reading...


Can You Find the Missing Number in This Puzzle?

Get ready to use your math skills.



How One Therapist’s View on Death Changed After She Lost Her Partner

As a psychotherapist, she thought she 
knew all the tools 
for dealing with 
loss. Then her own partner died.


One Teacher’s Brilliant Strategy to Stop Future School Shootings—and It’s Not About Guns

Here's how one schoolteacher takes time each week to look out for the lonely.


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What Your Myers-Briggs Personality Type Really Means

Unlike most personality tests you see on the internet, this test will help you find your biggest strengths and weaknesses...


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Here’s How to Get Recall Alerts from Costco

Worried about products getting recalled? Costco’s alert system will put your mind at ease.

15 Things You Never Knew About Left-Handed People

Only 10 percent of the population is left-handed. While there may not be many of them, being left-handed sure does...


The Clever (Super Easy) Trick That Will Help You Spend a Lot Less Money

This super-simple tip might just change the way you look at shopping.


Less Than 1% of People Can Ace This Shapes Brain Teaser

Who knew shapes could be so confounding?!


What Is Mental Math? Tricks to Help You Ditch the Calculator

First of all, it doesn't mean doing trigonometry in your head.


15 Mnemonic Devices That’ll Help You Remember Just About Anything

"Thirty days hath September" is so last year. Check out these other clever, helpful mnemonic devices to help you remember...

8 Heartwarming Stories of Older Children Who Finally Found Their Forever Home

It's not just infants who need forever families. Grab a tissue: These adoption stories will make you cry—in the best...


Scientists Use This Movie Clip to Make People Sob Their Eyes Out. Can You Resist It?

Researchers call this the saddest film of all time. Chances are, you've never seen it.


17 Hard Math Problems That’ll Make Your Head Spin

These brain-teasing hard math problems are tricky, but they'll give your brain a workout—and they're really rewarding when you figure...



20 Everyday Products Gen Z Will Never Use in Their Lifetime

For some people, these pictures are a walk down memory lane, but for Generation Z, they're practically vintage.


Can You Answer This CEO’s Favorite Interview Question (That Everyone Gets Wrong)?

Before your next interview, heed the advice of 16 CEOs and business leaders and learn how to answer the tricky...