Best Links of the Week: March 17, 2018

After a Year Away from Earth, Scott Kelly’s “Space Genes” Set Him Apart From His Twin [Futurism]

These Foods Are Causing "Inflammaging," Or Inflammation-Based Premature Aging [mindbodygreen]

US Absent From Global Meeting on Ocean Health. That’s Bad News for the Planet [Futurism]

The Japanese Concept ‘Ikigai’ is a Formula for Happiness and Meaning [Better Humans]

Want to Live a Life 99% of Other People Will Envy? Read This Immediately. [Medium]

Stress isn't just contagious; it alters the brain on a cellular level [Science Daily]

6 Things You Learn When You Go Deep On Microbiome Research [Well + Good]

What Are Adaptogens, and Why Is Everyone Talking About Them? [Healthyish]

Adidas Wants to Somehow Make Everything From Recycled Plastic [Racked]

How To Make Better Decisions By Improving Your Intuition [Better Humans]

Mastering Intuitive Thinking (How We Make Up Our Minds) [The Startup]

Science Fiction is Science Fact — We Create Our Own Reality [Medium]

Why Do All The Planets Orbit In The Same Plane? [Starts with a Bang]

Study finds microplastics in 93% of bottled water samples [Tree Hugger]

Scientists Fear for Colombia’s ‘Melted Rainbow’ [New York Times]

Small changes to transform your mental health [mindbodygreen]

Hearts Get 'Younger,' Even At Middle Age, With Exercise [NPR]

Deepak Chopra on Dodging Pain and Inflammation [goop]

The Misunderstood History of Self-Confidence [Medium]

Autonomous robot bees patented by Walmart [Futurism]

Prajnaparadha, or crimes against wisdom [CureJoy]

Is chewing gum actually bad for you? [Well + Good]

Ten perfect herbs for beginners [mindbodygreen]

Heather Graham is pretty witchy [Well + Good]

The United States of Workaholics [Medium]

Beneficial Effects of Green Tea [Medium]

Cigarettes Should Be Illegal [Vitals]