Brain Break

The Secret to Your Next Breakthrough? Taking a Break.

A week away or a walk around the block could be the breath of fresh air your career needs.

How Reading Books Helps Your Brain Recharge

It may seem counterintuitive, but absorbing information through old-fashioned books gives your brain a break.

Aytekin Tank

Paradox: How Idle Time at Work Can Improve Productivity

Regular, pre-planned "microbreaks" can keep you focused and energized, and at the top of your game.

Aytekin Tank

The 10 Weirdest Devices We Found at CES

Does anyone really need a 'smart belt'?

Hayden Field

Here's Every State's Favorite Holiday Movie (Infographic)

New York is partial to The Apartment, while Georgia went with Gremlins. See where your favorite film stacked up.

Hayden Field

How Many Balls Do They Use at the US Open? 14 Amazing Facts You Didn't Know.

Take a look at the mind-blowing numbers behind the big tennis event.

Add Years to Your Life with These 4 'Work Break' Apps

Are you notoriously bad at periodically standing up from your desk or resting your eyes after staring at your computer screen? These tools can help.

Hayden Field

Forget the Hustle, James Bond Told Me to Embrace the Lazy

A funny chat with Daniel Craig about the long-lost pastime of chilling out.

Dan Bova

Brain Break: Watch This 12-Year-Old Boy Solve 3 Rubik's Cubes While Juggling Them

What skills have you mastered lately? What world records have you broken?

5 Smart Ways to Do More in Less Time

To beat the competition in half the hours, increase your output and your impact by working smarter.

Blake Snow

7 Simple Ways to Get Into a Flow State When Writing

Don't let writer's block hold you back. Listen to your body and mind so you can perform at your best.

Dan Scalco