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The Power of the Limbic Brain

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 02.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Jane Simon, M.D.

Feelings and emotions that motivate or paralyze us lie within the limbic system. Our awareness that our emotional life colors our performance can liberate us from some brain chains.

From Caution to Creation

Ilyana Romanovsky | Posted 10.06.2015 | Healthy Living
Ilyana Romanovsky

It is conceivable that cultures, environments, institutions and labs that support the value of the creative process may just be a fragile link to the future. Assuming that this could be the catalyst to discovery, it remains a challenge to take a risk and bet on a possibility.

What's Your Sign?

Julie LeRoy | Posted 08.26.2015 | Good News
Julie LeRoy

I have dealt with every breed and every temperament out there and I can assure you harboring breed discrimination will get you bitten. We treat humans as individuals so shouldn't we treat animals as individuals, too?

Why Chess?

John Koshy | Posted 05.05.2015 | Education
John Koshy

If you favor intelligence over strength, then think chess. Unlike some other games, chess does not rely on luck, muscular strength or brute force. It is a brain over brawn exercise and an exquisite art form that has existed for more than 1500 years.

Are You Aggressive or Assertive? Frantic or Focused?

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 04.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

Are you aggressive or assertive? They might seem like the same thing, but they're not.

Betrayed by the Office Gossip Girl

Dr. Irene S. Levine | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Irene S. Levine

QUESTION Dear Irene, I took a new job and became friendly with a woman named Gina. Gina told me about her past mistakes and seemed very consumed wit...

Ang Lee Defends Banned 'Lust, Caution' Actress

Reuters via Yahoo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Oscar-winning director Ang Lee has come out in support of Chinese actress Tang Wei, whose advertisements have been blacklisted in China following her ...

Ang Lee's Steamy "Lust, Caution" Victorious At Early Awards

AP | Min Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Taiwan showered native son Ang Lee with honors Saturday as his spy thriller "Lust, Caution" clinched seven prizes, including best film, director and a...

"Lust, Caution" Spreads Virus, Doctors Warn Viewers About Mimicking Positions

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

A Chinese anti-virus company has warned against free downloads of Ang Lee's steamy spy thriller, "Lust, Caution", saying several hundred sites offerin...

Ang Lee On "Lust, Caution's" NC-17 Scenes: "After Half A Day's Shooting We Had To Stop"

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

TIME: You've said the three sex scenes in the film were harder to shoot than the martial arts scenes in Crouching Tiger. Why? Lee: I'm a shy human be...

Real Or Simulated? The New Generation Of "Hard-Core Art" Sex Scenes

New York Times | MIREYA NAVARRO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

A few years ago, Michelle Borth went topless for a movie, and she thought: "That's it. That's my last topless scene." Then she read the script for th...

Ang Lee Defends Every Frame Of NC-17 Film

New York Magazine | Logan Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

When the MPAA slapped Ang Lee's Lust, Caution (which opens next week) with an NC-17 rating for "explicit sexuality," the director and his writer-produ...

How Male Nudity Has Gone Mainstream In Movies, Theater And On TV

New York Observer | Sarah Vilkomerson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

In one of the many (many) startling scenes in the new HBO drama Tell Me You Love Me, which debuted Sunday night, a young, attractive married couple si...