Aaron J Wiebe

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Scientists are figuring out why fasting helps people live longer — and they say a pill may one day trigger the same benefits

Giving your gut a break now and then can deliver huge health benefits.<p>Calorie restriction, a practice adopted by people from Silicon Valley biohackers to Buddhist monks, has been found to have a long list of positive effects. Periodic fasting can help people ward off diseases like diabetes, high …

Holistic Medicine

An Architect Creates a Two-Level Houseboat For His Family on a Tight Budget

An Amsterdam architect looks to Japanese culture when designing a floating home for his family.<p>When architect Julius Taminiau decided to move his family of four from a small flat in central Amsterdam into a two-story houseboat of his own making, he knew he would have to get creative on a relatively …

Architecture

This Untouched Frank Lloyd Wright House Is For Sale

It's been almost 60 years since Paul and Helen Olfelt hired iconic American architect Frank Lloyd Wright to build their Minnesota house. Now the …

Frank Lloyd Wright

An Untouched Frank Lloyd Wright Home From 1960 Is on the Market

The noted architect designed the house and all the furniture and accessories inside it.<p>Paul and Helen Olfelt asked Frank Lloyd Wright to design a home for them in St. Louis Park, Minnesota nearly 60 years ago. Now in their 90s, the Olfelts have put the house on the market for the first time ever, …

Engineers Just Submitted an Incredible Proposal to Turn The US Border Wall Into a Hyperloop

Hyperloop FTW!<p>The Trump administration is reviewing design bids for its proposed wall along the US-Mexico border. But not all plans are interpreting …

Modern home in London works magic on an awkward lot

A little architectural ingenuity went a long way in replacing an old garage with this sunny abode<p>The site was unconventional: a long, skinny lot wedged between back gardens and a 16-car garage in West London. Zoning prevented anything taller than a single story, and it wouldn’t be possible to have …

Lakeshore Residence

Austin, Texas<p>This inwardly focused box was specifically organized to frame views west to the lake and hills, while using high north and south windows to admit natural light but maintain privacy and solitude from adjacent properties.<p>THE PROCESS<br>The exterior of this 2834-square-foot glass, hemlock, …

Living Rooms

Education is broken — but this entrepreneur has a stunningly simple idea to fix it

Salman Khan, also a founder of the free education resource Khan Academy, says we force students to move ahead when they aren't ready.<p>But he has a solution.<p>"We shouldn't drag everyone around at the same pace," Khan told the audience. Instead, he says, we should take inspiration from martial arts …

Education

The 7 Most Common Bootstrapping Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make During Their First Year | Inc.com

What’s the number one reason why startups fail? They run out of money. When you’re bootstrapping your business, cash is king. You need to make sure your runway extends as long as possible before the revenue starts rolling in.<p>Even if you’re an entrepreneur who wants to eventually seek external …

Small Business

Build Strong, Athletic Legs with Nothing More Than Your Body and a Chair

Go from chicken legs to beast mode with this 5-exercise bodyweight workout<p>Think you can only build significant size and strength in your legs with heavy weight training?<p>Then you haven’t tried this bodyweight workout from <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour.<p><b>Related:</b> THE 21-DAY METASHRED—an …

The buzzy startup trying to kill Amazon just raised another $350 million — with more to come

The company has now raised a whopping $570 million since its founding last year, and CEO Marc Lore tells Del Rey that it already has "verbal agreements" for another $150 million, coming soon.<p>The fresh round of financing comes despite ongoing questions about the company's business prospects and an …

David Eagleman: ‘Humans are real storytelling animals’

The American neuroscientist on the brain and free will, literature, science and humanity – and the possibility of space travel in digital form<p><b>The Brain investigates ways we might “hack” our neural hardware to substitute and add senses. Can you give an illustration?</b> <br>In my lab we’ve developed a Vest …

Consciousness

8 successful entrepreneurs share the worst advice they ever received

Bad advice is easy to ignore. But sometimes the <i>worst</i> advice can stick with you, as a reminder of what matters most to your personal and professional fulfillment.<p>Entrepreneurs by definition have to go against the grain, and so conventional, albeit terrible, advice can be used as a motivational …

The Top 10 Moves For Thick, Strong Thighs

Top 10

Entrepreneurs Pitch Sustainable Seafood Ideas; Investors Take The Bait

When you're trying to persuade investors to pour money into your new seafood startup, maybe don't use the term maggots.<p>That's the advice that Hoyt Peckham, president of SmartFish Inc., offered to one of his fellow competitors last week at the Fish 2.0 competition at Stanford University in …

Aquaculture

What Makes a Buddhist a Buddhist?

photo credit: Steven Schwartzberg<p>Here's an old Jewish joke:<p>Stan has been shipwrecked on a desert island for decades. One day he is rescued. Before leaving the island, he shows the rescuer how he spent his years alone: Building a main street with several huts, each with a different purpose.<p>"This hut …

Endurance Athletes Burn Twice as Much Fat on Low-Carb Diets

Carb CuttersEndurance athletes burn twice as much fat on low-carb diets.You may bear witness to a tectonic shift in sports nutrition very soon, …

Nutrition

10 Rules to Success Shared by Personal Development Expert Andy Shaw

By PR Expert<p>In Business<p>0<p>From outlining a guaranteed life goal, to pushing to go that extra mile, self-development professional Andy Shaw shares his …

How an Entrepreneur from Alaska Built the Biggest Hip-Hop Drum Sample Business in the World

When you think of Alaska, usually you think of pristine landscapes, ice-capped mountain tops and grizzly bears.But there's another important cultural …

Small Business

4 Reasons Why Success Isn't Just a Goal, It's a Responsibility

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What is success? Coming up with one definition can be tricky. Sure, money is a large indicator; few would call a millionaire a failure. However, there’s more to success than accumulating wealth: It is also about other people.<p>Here are four …

6 Ways to Smartly Run Your Small Business from Home

Many entrepreneurs make their homes into their businesses. With no mandatory meetings, set schedule or co-workers, this might sound like the perfect …

7 Secrets To Knowing Your Higher Self

bodymindsoulspirit | December 13, 2017 | 1 Comment<p>by Asoka Selvarajah, PhD.,<p>Each of us is connected with the Divine. The Higher Self within us far …

How to Get Lean While Building Muscle

For individuals who want to build muscle, the biggest challenge is finding a way to do so without experiencing an increase in body fat. The simple …

Nutrition

I'm Going to Tell You About the Most Successful Person I Know

Lets call him "Pat". That's not his name, but close. I don't want to embarrass him, although I am 99.99% sure he won't be embarrassed even if I mention him.<p>I met him in 1999. He was the number two guy at the largest investment bank in the world. He wanted to invest in my next company. Here's what …

Super seniors face danger of outliving their savings

Aside from a few aches and pains, Laura Webber's 84-year-old parents are remarkably spry. The two Vancouver residents get out for walks almost daily, tend to their small garden, and love going for picnics.<p>What Ms. Webber worries about are her parents' finances. With a family history of longevity, …

Compound Complex: 10 Legendary Workouts Every Ma

Share<p>Tweet<p>9. Compound Complex<p>Compound exercises are well-known to be the best moves to build strength, gain size, and burn fat. This workout takes it a step above. By stacking three compound moves together in a row, moving from one to the next without rest, you can work your entire body in mere …

Workouts

5 reasons you don't really need to swear off bacon

Good news, everyone: Despite all the panic and fear-mongering that's been swirling around everyone's favorite smoky foodstuff, bacon isn't going to kill you. And you don't need to completely ban it from your diet. Really.<p>Here's what you actually need to know about bacon and cancer, plus how to …

Columbia University

Articles about all these prefabs were assembled 10 days or less on Dwell.com - Dwell

Made of recyclable and other eco-friendly materials, LEAPfactory’s modular ski school has an incredibly light environmental touch.<p>This stunning forest retreat in England uses prefabricated panels to minimize site impact, shorten construction time, and protect...<p>No longer just a container for your …

Prefab Homes