Category: Lifestyle News

How Social Media Is Changing The Way People Get To Know One Another

Penn State researchers say social media opens up new ways for people to connect, and also forces our brains to adapt to a form of communication it was not designed for. For one thing, when most people meet someone new they often feel a need to “reduce uncertainty” about that person, which is usually done […]

You Can Go On A 274 Night Cruise…If You Have A Lot Of Money

It’s being labeled the “Ultimate World Cruise” and it’s easy to see why. Royal Caribbean International announced that in late 2023 its Serenade of the Seas ship will set off on a 274-night voyage that will hit more than 150 destinations in 65 countries and get to all seven continents. Among those destinations are some […]

Supply Chain Problems Aren’t The Main Cause Of Shortages

Americans are buying everything they can get their hands on, and they’d be buying even more if it weren’t for those pesky supply-chain snarls, according to the National Retail Federation. Jack Kleinhenz, the NRF’s chief economist, said in a statement, Spending might have been higher if not for shortages of items consumers are eager to […]

The Color You Shouldn’t Wear To A Job Interview

According to career experts the color you don’t want to wear to a job interview is the color orange. The reason you want to avoid the fall color is because the color can unintentionally tell an employer that you are an attention-seeking, over-confident candidate. In fact, a CareerBuilder survey polled 2,099 hiring managers and human […]

Vaping Less Likely To Help Smokers Quit Than Giving Up Tobacco

Cigarette smokers who switch to vaping are less likely to successfully quit traditional cigarettes compared to those who simply quit using tobacco. University of California researchers add that those who try to quit smoking by vaping are also more likely to relapse compared to those who switch to other “combustible” tobacco products, such as cigars […]

Birth Control Device Gets Major Award

Rebecca Weiss, an industrial design graduate from the University of Munich and inventor of the COSO male birth control device, was named Germany’s winner of the James Dyson Award, which “celebrates, encourages and inspires the designers of new problem-solving ideas.” The COSO uses an ultrasound “testicle bath” to temporary stop sperm mobility. It only needs […]

USPS, FedEx, And UPS Announce Final Dates For Shipping Christmas Presents

You might want to start thinking about any holidays gifts you might want to send to loved ones. The U.S. Postal Service, FedEx, and UPS have released the final dates for shipping Christmas gifts. According to the Postal Service, if customers want their packages to get there on time and wish to send their packages […]

Lego Announces Massive 9,090-Piece Model Of The Titanic

Lego announced its largest Lego model ever of the Titanic, the ill-fated ship that was the largest ever at the time of its doomed maiden voyage. At 9,090 pieces, the soon-to-debut Titanic set is “one of the most challenging building experiences to date,” according to Lego, and just edges out the previous record holders: Lego’s Colosseum, which […]

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