Admit it, you probably hide your porn . Whether it’s inconspicuously named or buried in nested folders on your computer, most people keep their porn out of sight. A new study suggests that we — and our relationships — may be better off owning up to it than hiding it out of fear or shame.
Wine is an amazing — and ancient — drink, and while opinions on how to judge its quality and value differ, one thing is certain: there’s a lot of specific and sometimes confusing language associated with it it. This video from Science Friday explains why some of our favourite wine hacks work, and demystifies terms such as “corked” and “tears”.
The word “pseudoscience” is used to describe something that is portrayed as scientific but fails to meet scientific criteria. This misrepresentation occurs because actual science has creditability (which is to say it works), and pseudoscience attempts to ride on the back of this credibility without subjecting itself to the hard intellectual scrutiny that real science demands.
Losing weight for healthy living is difficult. What’s interesting is the role our brain plays in regulating our weight and why that makes it so difficult to shed kilos when we want to. Neuroscientist Sandra Aamodt explains in this TED talk, and discusses how eating mindfully can help.