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Passive Income Blueprints: 5 Business Models for Any Niche - Small Business Trends

Have you ever looked at people who claim to earn tons of money for very little work and asked yourself, “What’s their secret?”<p>Well, I’ll tell …

9 TED Talks That Will Make You Hungry for Success

Here’s how a TED Talk is born:<p><i>“Once a year, a thousand remarkable people gather in Monterey, California, to share something of incalculable value.</i> …

TED Talks

Jamie Oliver: 'I did so badly at school, I had to prove myself at work'

Waiting to interview Jamie Oliver is a surreal experience. I’m standing in his Cornish restaurant Fifteen, preparing for Oliver’s helicopter to arrive from his home in north London.<p>All around me, there are people bustling and fussing, shouting things like "10 minutes to landing! Chefs, put your …

Faith and Doubt

Should we avoid claiming with certainty whether or not God exists?<p>To the Editor: In “God Is a Question, Not an Answer” (The Stone, Sunday Review, March 27), William Irwin writes, “Any honest atheist must admit that he has his doubts, that occasionally he thinks he might be wrong, that there could …

Faith

If You Want to Lose Weight, Quit the Gym

Healthy living doesn’t start with Crossfit. It starts in the kitchen.<p>Have you heard the adage “you can’t out-exercise a bad diet”?<p>What you eat …

Fitness

Experts Say This Diet Could Help You Lose Weight And Get More Sleep

Because you're trying to lose weight -- not sleep.<p>You might already know that good shut-eye plays a key role in dropping unwanted pounds. Research has consistently connected a lack of sleep to weight gain and, conversely, research shows that good sleep typically helps weight loss.<p>But a new study …

Nutrition

How Fast Does Earth Move Through The Universe?

Most likely, as you’re reading this right now, you’re sitting down, perceiving yourself as stationary. Yet we know — at a cosmic level — we’re not so stationary after all. For one, the Earth rotates on its axis, hurtling us through space at nearly 1700 km/hr for someone on the equator.<p>That’s not …

Universe

We May Never Find the Origin of Life—and That’s Not Bad

Hydrothermal vents, single-cell organisms, the Garden of Eden—the search for life's origin has always consumed us. But what if the traces of our …

The Facts Behind The Top 5 Misunderstandings About Evolution

It's not "just" a theory.<p><i>This article was written by Paula Kover from the University of Bath, and was originally published by The Conversation.</i><p>Given …

3tags.org

Gene tweak led to humans’ big toe

Small tweaks of one gene may have helped humans to walk upright.<p>Losing a genetic switch that increases production of a protein called GDF6 may have …

Trace Your Ancient Human Ancestry with New Map

The map reveals how extensively past interbreeding has affected people alive today.

Ancestry.com Inc.

The Key to a Successful Interview

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

The career advice no one tells you

Most people have “okay” jobs. We go to work, do what we have to do from 9 to 5, come back home, maybe hang out with friends, and do it all over again the next day. There’s nothing wrong with this.<p>But some people perform at a totally different level. They’re the people who land executive level …

Employment

The Tools of Big Data Science: The Technologies & Languages of Statistical Analysis

You’ve read about many of the kinds of big data projects that you can use to learn more about your data in our What Can a Data Scientist Do for You? …

Big Data