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Eight great tricks for reading people’s body language

Body language provides an amazing amount of information on what other people are thinking <i>if</i> you know what to look for. And who hasn’t wanted to read …

Body Language

Synthetic fuel could pave the way for carbon-neutral cars

Electrification is currently the automotive industry’s preferred solution to the problem of CO2 emissions. German components manufacturer Bosch is …

'26 Time Management Tricks I Wish I'd Known at 20'

Always know the one thing you really need to get done.<p>Most people learn time management the hard way: by trial and error.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a …

28 FREE Ivy League Computer Science Courses

While Ivy League schools offer some of the best technology courses, they are highly selective and extremely hard to get into. On top of that they can …

Electrons flowing like liquid in graphene start a new wave of physics

A new understanding of the physics of conductive materials has been uncovered by scientists observing the unusual movement of electrons in …

16 Camping Dos and Don’ts

<i>This post was originally written by Brendan Leonard and published in the NFF’s magazine,</i> Your National Forests<i>.</i><p><i>DO</i> be aware when you’re traveling in …

Do you Want to be Programmer? A Brief Overview of Some Key Essentials

With today’s economy being such as it is, and there being a heavy influence of technology in every aspect of the modern organization, the ability to …

What Would Happen if Cryptocurrency Became More Popular Than Cash?

The Flippening<p>For a time, Bitcoin seemed unassailable in its dominance of the cryptocurrency market, being the first digital currency to really take …

Andrew Ng will help you change the world with AI if you know calculus and Python

If the next era of human progress is built using AI, who gets to engineer it? Who will have the coding skills to use the software for creating AI products, or even more importantly, the skills to write that software?<p>In an attempt to make the answer to those questions “anyone who wants to,” Andrew …

How to check drive space on Linux from the command line

Is your Linux server running out of storage space? If you're not sure how to find that out, these three commands are important to learn.<p>Your Linux …

New Deep Learning Courses Released on Coursera, with Hope of Teaching Millions the Basics of Artificial Intelligence

FYI: If you follow edtech, you know the name Andrew Ng. He's the Stanford computer science professor, who co-founded MOOC-provider Coursera and later …

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the intended time.<p>Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off course <i>90 percent</i> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct …

Self-improvement

What are the most interesting, readable software books?

I'm in the mood for a good read. What books about software development are really well-written and enjoyable at a high level while still technical …

Computer Science

Build a flexible Neural Network with Backpropagation in Python

Before we get started with the <i>how</i> of building a Neural Network, we need to understand the <i>what</i> first.<p>Neural networks can be intimidating, especially …

Inside Patreon, the economic engine of internet culture

In 2013, Peter Hollens was an aspiring a cappella singer surviving, in his words, by living on ramen in someone else’s house. Hollens was hardly new to the music business; he’d been a record producer and cruise singer before striking out on his own, and his wife Evynne co-founded the college a …

Your Strength Routine's Most Important 15 Minutes

<b>Coaches, athletes, and workout fanatics are in a perpetual search for competitive advantages both on and off the field.</b> The offseason is paramount …

New Plastic Garbage Patch Found In The South Pacific Could Be '1.5 Times Larger Than Texas'

The enormous swathe of marine pollution could contain "millions of plastic particles per square kilometer,” oceanographer Charles Moore says.<p>A decade ago, while sailing across a rarely traversed area between Hawaii and the U.S. mainland, oceanographer Captain Charles Moore stumbled upon the …

Pollution

7 ways to not feel so overwhelmed all the time

Feeling overwhelmed? Are you constantly running from thing to thing but never getting it all done?<p>When researchers survey people, they say they’re …

Google Launches Free Course on Deep Learning: The Science of Teaching Computers How to Teach Themselves

Last Friday, we mentioned how Google's artificial intelligence software DeepMind has the ability to teach itself many things. It can teach itself how …

Play Titanfall 2 for Free This Weekend on Xbox One, PS4, and PC

You'll earn double XP on all platforms, and get to try a sampling of the game's campaign and multiplayer modes.

Titan Fall

The barriers behind programming

Programming for me and many others have turned from a small hobby into a career. But like all jobs there is barriers that can prevent you from doing …

Woman converts van into stylish all-terrain home & office on wheels (Video)

It's a dream for many people to travel around and see the world -- or at least, some of the hidden gems of their own home country. With many people …

The BatBnB is the perfect tiny home for your bug-eating guests

<b>Tiny houses aren't just for people; bats can be comfy and warm in them too.</b><p>TreeHugger Kim covers the Tiny House for people beat, Derek Zoolander …

The yoga move that’ll make you cry

You’re on your mat flowing through your sun salutations, crushing chaturangas, and feeling blissed out by all the awesome vibes. But then, as your …

How my quest for photorealism in Skyrim turned it into a much better game

Like the rest of Earth’s population, I had a wonderful time with Skyrim when it released in 2011, and for hundreds of hours afterwards. Then one …

The Elder Scrolls

Roomba's Next Big Step Is Selling Maps of Your Home to the Highest Bidder

The Roomba is generally regarded as a cute little robot friend that no one but dogs would consider to be a potential menace. But for the last couple …

How Your Insecurity Is Bought and Sold

In the 1920s, women didn’t smoke. Or if they did, they were severely judged for it. It was taboo. Like graduating from college or getting elected to …