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Slowing Gulf Stream current to boost warming for 20 years

<b>The prospect of the Gulf Stream slowing down and even stopping altogether has worried many experts in recent years.</b><p>Some believed that this would cause a rapid cooling around the world with resulting global chaos.<p>But a new study finds the Gulf Stream go-slow will have a significant impact on …

Global Warming

Ask these 7 questions in a job interview to land the perfect candidate

How many quarters would you need to stack to reach the height of the Empire State Building? How many ping-pong balls fit in a school bus? How do you …

Employment

Scientists may have solved a huge riddle in Earth’s climate past. It doesn’t bode well for the future.

By Chris Mooney<p>, Reporter<p>Thirteen thousand years ago, an ice age was ending, the Earth was warming, the oceans were rising. Then something strange happened – the Northern Hemisphere suddenly became much colder, and stayed that way for more than a thousand years.<p>For some time, scientists have been …

Global Warming

17 Simple Truths That Will Improve Your Life and Make You Incredibly Successful

Memorize these words, and work their meaning into your life. Then, watch the results.<p>There is no single secret to success. If there were, and if it were straightforward or easy, everybody would do it. But everybody doesn't do it.<p>That said, there are certainly habits and strategies that can make …

Mark Twain

Steve Jobs: This Is the Mindset That Separates Those With Extraordinary Lives From Everyone Else

He said it 22 years ago but it's just as true today.<p>To leave your mark on the world and accomplish truly interesting things, do you need to be rich? Brilliant? Able to take a mental beating and keep on fighting?<p>Not according to Steve Jobs. None of those factors will probably hurt your efforts to be …

Watch a Top EPA Nominee Embarrass Himself With Feigned Ignorance of Basic Facts

Wehrum does not answer the question, leading Merkley to give up on his graph-related line of inquiry for another. “What we see is this Koch …

U.S. Environment Chief Exits G-7 Climate Talks Before End

U.S. environment chief Scott Pruitt headed home before the conclusion of a Group of Seven ministers’ meeting on climate in Italy to attend a cabinet …

How to Stop Overthinking

Overthinking is a byproduct of trying to control. The "human" part of our being believes that we can think our way to safety and resolution when in fact, it is a combination of our left (thinking) brain and our right (intuitive/creative) brain that we form the best decisions and conclusions for our …

Meditation

8 ways to impress during your first week in a new job

Starting a new job is never going to be easy, especially if this is your first ‘real-world’ position. Even the most confident people can crumble …

11 actions you can take today to start getting rich, according to a self-made millionaire

The good news is that success is a learnable skill, and anyone can start thinking, acting, and making choices like the super wealthy.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire identifies specific "millionaire mind actions" that could help you …

Self-improvement

This new idea could change recycling in the U.S. forever

By this time next year a major high-tech recycling plant in Baltimore could be sorting 54,000 tons of recycled plastic materials—yogurt cups, milk …

Town comes together to give elderly man a heartwarming makeover

Chumán Don Luciano is an 83-year-old living in Ferreñafe, Peru, whom locals have lovingly dubbed "Crazy Chumàn."<p>Chumàn has schizophrenia, and even …

The Pope Smokes Out Congress on Climate Change

The funniest line of the last few days came from Arizona's Republican Congressman Paul Gosar.<p>Resentful that Pope Francis might blaspheme the sacred chamber of the World's Greatest Deliberative Body with some inconvenient truth about global warming, Gosar announced he would boycott the Holy Father's …

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Its luks so natural ...<p>Sep 23, 2015<p>É ja serio por qualquer tipo outro é isso porque ainda mais eu não sei bem a<p>Sep 24, 2015<p>This is so relevant in …

A complete guide to designing your morning routine to double your productivity

On average, each of us wake up to 25,000 mornings in our adult life, which means we have 25,000 days to maximize how we spend it.<p><b>Your morning defines the rest of your day.</b><p>If you can optimize your morning routines, you’ve set yourself up to have a productive day ahead of you.<p>The good news is, we all …

California seeks to build one of world's largest recycled water programs

The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California is in talks with Los Angeles County sanitation districts about developing what could be one of the largest recycled water programs in the world.<p>In a committee meeting Monday, the agency's staff presented the framework of a plan to purify and …

Water