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Scientists turn spinach leaf into working heart tissue

Researchers have managed to turn a spinach leaf into working heart tissue and are on the way to solving the problem of recreating the tiny, branching networks of blood vessels in human tissue.<p>Until now, scientists have unsuccessfully tried to use 3D printing to recreate these intricate …

10 Beauty Products So Effective You Can Literally See Them Working

Skin Care

The Keys to Success in Entrepreneurship

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

Entrepreneurship

8 Fast-Acting Beauty Products That Give You Instant Results

If we had an application for our ideal beauty product, some of the requirements would be: it actually works, the packaging is sleek so we can take it …

Makeup
Greek Philosophy

Six wearables that stood out at CES 2016

Wearable technology was once again a major trend at the Consumer Electronics Show held earlier this month in Las Vegas.<p>Here are six gadgets that …

Actor Danny Trejo is Opening a Vegan-Friendly Taqueria

The actor reveals his softer, vegan-friendly side.<p>You probably know actor Danny Trejo as the bare-chested, blade-wielding Machete, or one of the more …

Tacos

WATCH: documentary on Walt Disney, the futurist

John Frost writes, "Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow: The Futurism of Walt Disney new documentary captures a side of Walt Disney that other recent …

Walt Disney Company

Remains of Largest-Ever Marine Crocodile Found in Desert

Paleontologists have found the remains of a colossal crocodile believed to be the biggest of its kind.<p>The newly discovered “Machimosaurus rex” …

Dinosaurs

Forget fitness, this wearable tracks your emotions

A new wearable called Feel wants to be a high-tech mood ring for your wrist.<p>Although it doesn't change colors like a traditional mood ring, the …

Supreme Court won’t force DHS to reveal secret plan to cut cell service | Ars Technica

Full text of US cell phone kill-switch policy to remain under lock and key.<p>The Supreme Court is setting aside a petition from the Electronic Privacy …

Surveillance

Astronomers Detect Visible Light From Black Hole for First Time

For the first time, astronomers have seen dim flickers of visible light from near a black hole, researchers with an international science team said. In fact, the light could be visible to anyone with a moderate-size telescope.<p>These dramatically variable fluctuations of light are yielding insights …

Universe

How To Get Gorgeous While You Sleep

Lazy girls, rejoice (from your couch—no need to get up). We've rounded up 16 products that do all the work while you sleep, so all you have to do is slather them on and wake up prettier.<p><b>Alterna Caviar Anti-Aging Overnight Hair Rescue</b><p>If a three-minute hair mask in the shower is good, an 8-hour mask …

6 Common Mistakes First-Time Business Owners Should Avoid

The famous playwright Oscar Wilde summed up the essence of experience when he stated that, “Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.” And …

Small Business

10 Videos That Will Make You Smarter for 2016 | Inc.com

As ZinePak co-founder Kim Kaupe explains, the most successful entrepreneurs tend to be supported by great mentors. Until you find one or two to work with, however, we've got you covered.<p>Our most-watched videos in 2015 feature some of the biggest names in business describing the secrets they've …

Business Strategy

10 Promising Franchises for Ambitious Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are multiple ways people become millionaires. Some launch a successful startup. Others are a whiz with stocks. But, one of the most common yet overlooked ways is to become a franchise owner.<p>If you're not sure what a franchise is …

Small Business
Social Media

A unicorn startup is channeling the Occupy Wall Street movement to 'Break the Banks'

"Inspired by the Occupy Wall Street movement, we want to address the real issues and help create game changing solutions to some of the industry's biggest problems," it states.<p>"How can we utilize modern technology to disrupt the current banking systems to benefit the customer?"<p>But the organizers of …

Wall Street

Confessions Of A Serial Entrepreneur: What I Learned After My First Startup

One of my favorite entrepreneurs ever is John Gagliardi because, basically, you never know what he is going to do next.<p>He was one of the original founders of Blue Buffalo Pet Food and also launched athletic equipment/apparel maker Maverik Lacrosse, which he later sold to Kohlberg & Co. His latest …

Entrepreneurship

Your 2016 Horoscope: How To Find Out If It Brings You Romance, Love or a Soul Mate?

As we approach the New Year, whether you're single or in a serious relationship, you may be wondering about what will be happening in your love life in 2016. Some of the questions that you may reflect on: "Will this be my year to find a special love relationship? A marriage partner? Or, finally get …

Relationships

Infographic: How learning languages affects your brain

Speaking a foreign language is always useful. The benefits are endless especially when you are in a foreign country but how does it affect your …

The Brain
Cocktails

Talk Android Apps of the Week: December 6, 2015

It’s Sunday, the time of the week when <i>Talk Android</i> brings you a report on some of the very best applications we’ve been using over the course of the …

Apps

Boris Johnson: allies should join Assad and Russia against Isis

London’s mayor says doubts about there being 70,000 ‘moderate’ fighters means allies cannot be picky if they want to defeat jihadis<p>Britain and its allies should accept that Bashar al-Assad’s forces are best placed to lead a ground assault against Islamic State in Syria because David Cameron’s …

Middle East

Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Says Obama Policies Could Trigger Nuclear War With Russia

U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) continued her harsh criticisms of the Obama administration's foreign policy, saying opposition to Russian-backed Syrian dictator Bashar Assad could lead the U.S. into a "devastating nuclear war" with Russia.<p>Gabbard's warning on Tuesday was directed at Defense …

Tony Robbins says the smartest thing he's ever done with his money is a habit he started at age 24

He knows what it's like to be deep in debt and down to his last $20 bill— and he knows what it's like to own a resort in Fiji and travel by private jet.<p>He's gone from a cash-strapped upbringing to an estimated net worth of $440 million, and has coached some of the wealthiest people in the world …

Tony Robbins

Investigators search home of shooter’s former neighbor again

SAN BERNARDINO, CALIF. — Law enforcement agents Sunday again searched the home of a man suspected of providing San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook with the military-grade rifles he and his wife used to gun down 14 people, expanding the investigation into the deadliest terrorist attack on U.S. …

Terrorism

Smartphones Tame Black Friday Shopping Frenzy

This week, an increasing number of consumers are going online to take advantage of Black Friday deals.<p>Sales for what's known as one of the biggest shopping days of the year were up 20 percent this year, and most of those online shoppers were using smartphone apps.<p>If you want to get a glimpse of …

eCommerce