Richard Wiseman

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Name: Richard Wiseman
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Brickyard crowd shares love of fast cars

INDIANAPOLIS -The Brickyard bunch, like their 500 cousins, love fast cars and a good party.What's the big difference?NASCAR fans have a reputation for being, shall we say ... less sophisticated."Good ol' boys, red necks, like to have a good time," said ... [Published WTHR - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Why you should really take a nap this afternoon, according to science

For many of us, more hours of shut-eye at night just doesn't seem to be in the cards. Is there anything we can do? Yes. Naps. Wonderful, glorious naps. They're not a full-on substitute for lack of sleep but they can do much more than you think and in ... [Published The Week Magazine - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: NASA, Sara Mednick, Memory
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

10 Bets You Will Always Win

Richard Wiseman is back with more fun bets you can have with your friends. And why are they fun? Because you're almost always guaranteed to win them. Hoorah! ... [Published Huffington Post UK - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: Richard Wiseman
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Video: 10 bets you will always win

div class="video-container">"10 Amazing Bets You Will Always Win, from From Richard Wiseman, author of the delightful Quirkology: How We Discover the Big Truths in Small Things . ... [Published Boing Boing - Jul 24 2014]
Entities: Richard Wiseman
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Improve Your Luck by Changing Your Attitude

Dr. Richard Wiseman is a psychiatrist who has researched luck and its causes. In (The Luck Factor: The Four Essential Principles (), Dr. Wiseman reveals that people aren't born lucky or unlucky. In fact, good luck is the result of a good attitude.I thought ... [Published About - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Do You Believe in Ghosts? A Brief History

One of the few certainties about the human being is: death. The awareness of having to die distinguishes us from other animals. But in this border which separates the world of the living from the world of the dead, certainties become unstable. The need ... [Published di-ve.com - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

How To Engineer Your Own Luck

Luck is a critical component of startup success, but it's misunderstood. While the unlucky blame fate, the lucky act as if their success happened by accident.It turns out that some of the luckiest and most successful companies don't leave luck to chance. ... [Published Business Insider - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

The Importance of Likability

I am fascinated by the disconnect between what advisors say to persuade prospects to become clients and what data indicate would actually work. The truth is that most of us need to radically change our approach to prospect meetings.Many advisors conduct ... [Published Advisor Perspectives - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Want A Better Relationship? Change The Way You Sleep Together

One tip? Ditch the clothes.Turns out, the happiest couples have the same sleeping habits.Many random things about your lives, from your stress levels to your social media use, can have an effect on how you treat each other, and ultimately, if you'll make ... [Published Your Tango - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

5 Scientific Secrets to Naps That Will Make You Happier and Smarter

For many of us, more hours of shut-eye at night just doesn’t seem to be in the cards. Is there anything we can do? Yes. Naps. Wonderful, glorious naps. They’re not a full-on substitute for lack of sleep but they can do much more than you think and ... [Published TIME.com - Jul 03 2014]
Entities: NASA, Sara Mednick, Memory
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Get to know your unconscious

A dizzying number of trackers are available for health and lifestyle. Enthusiasts can now chart every calorie burned or consumed, have their genetics broken down and backdated for centuries, or follow their stress levels through a family holiday. But ... [Published WDSU New Orleans - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Couples who sleep naked together have a happier…

Couples who sleep naked together have a happier relationship, study reveals 30 Jun 2014It's a truth universally acknowledged that the act of physically sleeping together does not always equal relationship harmony. What with snoring and 3am tussles over ... [Published Stylist Magazine - Jun 30 2014]

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"good ol' boys, red necks, like to have a good time" said NASCAR fan Richard Wiseman
"It affected the emotional tone of the dream rather than content", says Wiseman. "pleasant nature sounds resulted in more pleasant dreams than jagged sounds."

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Brickyard crowd shares love of fast cars [Published WTHR - Jul 27 2014]
Why you should really take a nap this afternoon... [Published The Week Magazine - Jul 25 2014]
10 Bets You Will Always Win [Published Huffington Post UK - Jul 25 2014]
Video: 10 bets you will always win [Published Boing Boing - Jul 24 2014]
Improve Your Luck by Changing Your Attitude [Published About - Jul 24 2014]
Do You Believe in Ghosts? A Brief History [Published di-ve.com - Jul 22 2014]
How To Engineer Your Own Luck [Published Business Insider - Jul 14 2014]
The Importance of Likability [Published Advisor Perspectives - Jul 07 2014]
Want A Better Relationship? Change The Way You ... [Published Your Tango - Jul 03 2014]
5 Scientific Secrets to Naps That Will Make You... [Published TIME.com - Jul 03 2014]
Get to know your unconscious [Published WDSU New Orleans - Jul 02 2014]
Couples who sleep naked together have a happier… [Published Stylist Magazine - Jun 30 2014]
Edinburgh radar: Magic everywhere whilst the Qu... [Published Stv.tv - Jun 29 2014]
Designer Dreams [Published HighBeam Research - Jun 27 2014]
GREAT WALL GUANGDONG : 10 things to do across S... [Published 4 Traders - Jun 26 2014]
Five things you need to know today [Published The Edinburgh Reporter - Jun 25 2014]
Research shows it is possible to develop real l... [Published Sott.net - Jun 22 2014]
9 Great YouTube Channels To Make You Smarter [Published Yahoo! Tech - Jun 20 2014]
Want to create ‘the perfect dream’? [Published Gulf Time UAE - Jun 20 2014]
Realizing Dreams [Published Huffington Post - Jun 19 2014]
Science of Sexy: 5 Things That Can Make You Irr... [Published TIME.com - Jun 12 2014]
Counting farts: in pursuit of the quantified self [Published Venturebeat - Jun 01 2014]
Happily Ever After: 7 Secrets from The New Scie... [Published ThirdAge - May 07 2014]
This Test Will Tell You If You Need More Sleep [Published Mashable! - Apr 27 2014]
Signs of Lying: Here’s What Will and Will Not H... [Published TIME.com - Apr 26 2014]
Sleeping positions reflect quality of relations... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - Apr 18 2014]
What Your Sleeping Position Says About Your Rel... [Published TIME.com - Apr 16 2014]
Happiest couples sleep an inch apart [Published Telegraph - Apr 16 2014]
Trouble sleeping? Put the iPhone down [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 04 2014]
Six in 10 Brits now sleep deprived because of s... [Published Telegraph - Apr 04 2014]
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Video: 10 bets you will always win [Published Boing Boing - Jul 24 2014]
div class="video-container">"10 Amazing Bets You Will Always Win, from From Richard Wiseman, author of the delightful Quirkology: How We Discover the Big Truths in Small Things . ...
5 Scientific Secrets to Naps That Will Make You... [Published TIME.com - Jul 03 2014]
For many of us, more hours of shut-eye at night just doesn’t seem to be in the cards. Is there anything we can do? Yes. Naps. Wonderful, glorious naps. They’re not a full-on substitute for lack of sleep but they can do much more than you think and ...
Science of Sexy: 5 Things That Can Make You Irr... [Published TIME.com - Jun 12 2014]
Humor Is Sexy Humor is attractive to men and women — but not in the same way. More Australian Woman Poisons Daughter to Get Facebook Attention 10 Life Lessons You Can Learn From the Smartest Older People O.J. Simpson's Bronco Chase: 'Theater of the ...
Counting farts: in pursuit of the quantified self [Published Venturebeat - Jun 01 2014]
Image Credit: Shutterstock How can you leverage mobile to increase profitability for your company? Find out at MobileBeat , VentureBeat's 7th annual event on the future of mobile, on July 8-9 in San Francisco. Register now and save $400! Every time ...
This Test Will Tell You If You Need More Sleep [Published Mashable! - Apr 27 2014]
Everyone can probably benefit from a few extra Zs at night, but is your lack of sleep at the level of sleep deprivation? In a new video from YouTube channel In 59 Seconds , Richard Wiseman explains the main indicators of sleep deprivation, ...
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