On the heels of nonstop flights from Sea-Tac and ‘Crazy Rich Asians,’ Singapore hopes to increase U.S. tourism from Seattle

As Seattleites have become more interested in travel to Southeast Asia, Singapore’s tourism board is hoping to increase tourism from the Pacific Northwest to the small country located just south of Malaysia.

One entry point they’re harnessing to pique Seattleites’ interest in Singapore? The movie “Crazy Rich Asians” that premiered in summer 2018 and became an instantaneous hit. The film amassed more than $230 million at the box office and became …

The 14 Best Budget Travel Destinations for 2018

If you are planning a major trip in 2018, here are some epic destinations that will be surprisingly affordable. Check your passport, pack your bags, and save.Malaysia

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A fantastic alternative to its more touristy neighbor Thailand, Malaysia has some of the best street food and night markets in the world. It also happens to be one of the top cheap vacation spots. “Spend some time in Kuala Lumpur, …

Owning a dog is influenced by our genetic make-up

Owning a dog is influenced by our genetic make-up

A team of Swedish and British scientists has studied the heritability of dog ownership using information from 35,035 twin pairs from the Swedish Twin Registry. The new study shows that genetic variation explains more than half the variation in dog ownership, implying that the choice of raising dogs is strongly influenced by the genetic makeup of individuals.

Dogs are the first pets and have had close relationships with humans for …

How to enhance or suppress memories

Stimulating various parts of the brain can rotate up or down tenacity
What if scientists can manipulate your brain so that traumatic memory loses its emotional power over your soul? Steve Ramirez, a Boston University neurologist fascinated by memory, believes that small structures in the brain can hold the key to future therapeutic techniques to restore depression, control, and PTSD, a few days later asking doctors to improve positive or