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Tesla’s solar roof rollout was ... meh. These other new solar power gadgets are cooler.

Last Friday evening, Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk unveiled three new products. The rollout — scheduled, oddly, for 8:30 pm Eastern — had been hyped for weeks, but the actual event turned out to be a bit [sad trombone]. It was a fairly transparent bid to justify the proposed merger of Tesla and …

Clean Energy

Modern physics questions if there are extra dimensions humans can't perceive

It’s an <b>idea</b> that goes way, <b>way back</b>, at least to Aristotle, and likely further. It’s the idea that there are <b>more dimensions</b> than the <b>three</b> we perceive:</b> …

Quantum Mechanics

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Leaked images show Chinese electric supercar

There's a new wave of electric supercars coming, and the Chinese are poised to join the party next. According to <i>Autocar</i>, the Beijing Automotive Industry Corporation is set to reveal its super-EV at its home auto show later this month.<p>Depicted in these supposedly leaked images, BAIC's forthcoming …

Supercars

The 5 Triggers That Make New Habits Stick

In his best-selling book, The Power of Habit, author Charles Duhigg explains a simple three-step process that all habits follow. This cycle, known as …

17 Must-Read Books That Contain the Secrets to Success

Did your favorite entrepreneur make the list?<p><i>How can one become part of the 1%? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Nick Yushkov on Quora:</b><p><i>One of the most effective ways to become a</i> <b>part of the …

Howard Schultz

7 Ways to Keep Your Focus on Execution After the Idea

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every startup begins with an idea, but from that point forward, it’s all about execution. Founders soon learn that customers only spend real money for solutions rather than ideas. Investors have also learned not to invest in …

Entrepreneurship

Morocco's megawatt solar plant powers up

<b>(CNN) —</b> Morocco is close to completing the world's largest concentrated solar power farm.<p>The site near the city of Ouarzazate -- famous as a filming location for Hollywood blockbusters like "Lawrence of Arabia" and "Gladiator" -- aims to produce enough energy to power over one million homes by the …

This Is Why You Can’t Afford a House

The rising cost of housing is one of the greatest burdens on the American middle class. So why hasn’t it become a key issue in the presidential …

Genius Beehive Fences in Africa Naturally Protect Farms From Raiding Elephants

Sometimes the most brilliant solutions are the most simple. This is certainly the case for the organization Bees & Elephants, which managed to find a natural solution that reconciles the conflicts that occur between elephants and humans, in the form of beehive fences. The structures consist of …

CRISPR named Science 2015 Breakthrough of the Year

Samantha Lee/Business Insider<p>This year was undoubtedly the one in which CRISPR took over the minds and hearts of science lovers everywhere.<p>On Thursday, Science Magazine announced the gene-editing technique won its Breakthrough of the Year Award, beating out other events such as the discovery of …

Why Entrepreneurs Like Elon Musk Fear Vacations

An aversion to vacations is an Achilles heel to even the strongest entrepreneurs.<p>Legendary entrepreneur Elon Musk recently shared a private issue with the press: He is afraid of taking a break. He was quoted as saying:<p>The first time I took a week off, the Orbital Sciences rocket exploded and …

Entrepreneurship

Breakthrough: Google unveils new device to fight diabetes

The wearable device will monitor blood glucose without finger pricks and give diabetes sufferers a new tool in the battle against the disease.<p>Google …

Diabetes

Documents confirm Apple is building self-driving car

Photograph: Bloomberg/via Getty Images<p>Apple declined to comment but the move comes as CEO Tim Cook has held a series of meetings with car executives in recent months.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/4a1a7243f12bd9af1210b3497e60745fc43bc972/0_111_4000_2395/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Zero …

Autonomous Cars

Breathe responsibly: The vaporized cocktail bar - CNN Style

Written by <b>Sheena McKenzie,</b> for CNN<p>It creeps up on you slowly; that dry, back of the throat, fruity flavor. Within minutes you start to feel the warm sensation of liquor relaxing every limb -- except in this case, you haven't even had a drink.<p>"It's ingested through the lungs and eyeballs," explains …

Syracuse University

How To Take Advantage Of Your Brain’s Hidden Productivity Powers

Your mental lists are distracting you from other, more productive uses of your brain. Here’s how to do a weekly brain dump instead.<p>If you think keeping everything you need to know neatly packed away in your head is a smart way to run your life, you’re probably hurting your productivity and stifling …

Time Management

The incredible rags-to-riches story of Britain's new entrepreneurship tsar Michelle Mone

So much so, Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday named Mone as the country's entrepreneurship tsar, which means she will help people get people back into work in areas of high unemployment.<p>They probably couldn't have picked a better person. Her life may look glamorous now, but it …

The World's Youngest Billionaires 2015

Fourty-four of the world's wealthiest people are under 40 years old. Meet the globe's richest youngsters.

When Great Chefs Swap Kitchens

On a recent summer evening, a woman seated at the bar of Mission Chinese Food, Danny Bowien’s freewheeling Chinese-American restaurant on the Lower East Side, could be heard speculating about who was cooking her dinner. She had just been handed a mojito that substituted basil for mint; a few pine …

How Detailed Should Your Startup's Product Road Map Be? (Infographic)

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I spend a lot of time thinking about Brainscape’s long-term product vision. Sometimes, I’ll lie awake until the wee hours of the morning, visualizing some new feature suite that is so advanced we’re probably a full year or even …

Product Management

African Billionaire Launches $100 Million Dollar Program for African & African-American Entrepreneurs

This is the sort of news we love to report and is much needed in our community. With all the negativity happening to our people around the country …

The ABCs of Entrepreneurship and Small Business Growth

We are celebrating this week as Goldman Sachs <i>10,000 Small Businesses</i> has reached an exciting milestone- 5,000 small business owners. When we began the design of the program, we started by defining exactly what entrepreneurs needed to be able to do to grow their business. That emphasis on growth was …

The Biggest Mistake Most Entrepreneurs Make when Implementing Business Controls

Ever wondered why you're trapped working for your business? Here is the single greatest reason why most entrepreneurs fail when they try to let go of control.<p>When you build a business versus a job, you want your team to have the authority to get tasks done without running everything past you.<p>At the …

Entrepreneurship

Ten groundbreaking university research projects - Telegraph

What Will Become Of China's Ghost Cities?

Little did we know that most of that iron ore being shipped to Guangzhou from Rio de Janeiro and Port Hedland, Australia was going to build Chinese cities; cities that would remain vacant for years. China single-handedly topped the phrase “bridge to nowhere” and made ghost cities a euphemism for …

7 Things Successful People Do On Weekends

How top Canadian architects designed a Pan Am district from scratch

Take a crowd of Canada's top architects, put them in a room and ask them to design a dense city neighbourhood – working with a 1,000-page book of rules and requirements. This was how the Canary District in Toronto, which will be the athletes' village for the Pan Am/Parapan Am Games this summer, was …