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23 Recent Books By Women You Should Read ASAP

The perfect literary way to celebrate Women's History Month. 💁🏽 📚<p>Historically, women artists have rarely gotten their due. But there’s no time like the present ― especially this Women’s History Month ― to change that, and to make sure that we’re appreciating all the genius work women writers are …

Books

6 persistent phone charging myths, debunked

Charging your phone should be easy — just plug it in and forget about it. Unfortunately, there's a lot of bad advice out there that is actually doing …

Every Book on Emma Watson's Reading List

Join the club.<p>Like her beloved characters Hermione Granger and Belle, Emma Watson LOVES to read. She loves it so much she started a global, monthly Goodreads book club of feminist texts. She's recruited a team to hide books for people to find all over the world. She once took a year off from acting …

AI that knows you're sick before you do: IBM's five-year plan to remake healthcare

A mix of artificial intelligence and custom silicon could help people diagnose themselves with a range of conditions before they show symptoms.<p>A chip …

Artificial Intelligence

Mindfulness Meditation May Help Treat Anxiety Disorders

Our understanding of the ways in which meditation works in the body and brain is becoming more and more nuanced with every study that comes out. Not only does a meditation practice seem to change the structure of the brain in certain ways, but it also seems to affect the way it functions. One way …

Mindfulness

Meet the Australian trying to get his hilarious ad shown at the Super Bowl

They may have no idea how American football works, but that won't stop Australians from trying to get their ads shown at the Super Bowl.<p>2016 marks …

9 Songs

Sex and drugs and rock and roll… Welcome to 65 minutes of handheld digital cinema during which the prolific Mr Winterbottom serves up a condensed …

5 (More) Brilliant TED Talks That Will Boost Your Emotional Intelligence

Back by popular demand: 5 more talks to help broaden your emotional horizons.<p>Emotional intelligence (EQ) describes a person's ability to recognize his or her own and other people's emotions, to understand the powerful effect of these emotions, and to use that information to guide thinking and …

Beyond a three-way in 3-D: The awkward delights of “Love,” Gaspar Noé’s gorgeous real-sex movie

<b>(Alchemy)</b><p>A French bad-boy filmmaker grabs headlines with real sex and a male orgasm comin’ atcha. But there’s more to “Love”<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>October 29, 2015 10:57pm (UTC)<p>Gaspar Noé is a French filmmaker (although he’s originally from Argentina) who very much belongs to the ambitious, pretentious, …

Andy Warhol

Little Ways to Keep Your Relationship Fresh

Relationships can be one of the most complicated forms of interactions. Often, we think of relationships with a significant other, but we build …

Relationships

The team behind iconic iOS app Camera+ has just released a game-changing video editing app

Third-party iOS camera app Camera+, which launched five years ago this month and brought a companion app to the Apple Watch this week, is known for …

A New Kind Of Treatment May Change How We Think About Depression

The World Health Organization recently predicted that depression will become the second leading cause of disability worldwide in just five years. The …

The Duggars’ Fox News Interview Was an Unholy Disaster

At various times downplaying their son’s molestation of their daughters and playing the victims themselves, the Duggar family dug themselves a …

How to F*ck a Woman Author Gives Her Best Sex Advice

TV writer Ali Adler (<i>The New Normal</i> and the upcoming <i>SuperGirl</i>) was sitting in a writers’ room listening to her fellow comedy writers talk about …

Relationships

Dan Price: How I Picked $70K As My Company's New Minimum Wage

Dan Price of Gravity Payments created a bit of a stir last month when he announced that he intends to raise the minimum salary for his employees to $70,000.<p>Last week I explored the question of whether you can buy your employees’ happiness. I quoted Price in my article, but since he was kind enough …

Forget batteries, your phone could soon be powered by WI-FI: Technology uses radio waves to connect and charge devices

Having to charge your phone to send a message, or standing on a chair to get signal could soon be a thing of the past.<p>US engineers recently developed …

Clean Energy

This robot bat drone is the stuff of nightmares

It’s the drone the world deserves, but not the one it needs right now.<p>Scientists at the University of Illinois are working on a fully autonomous bat-like drone to supervise construction sites. According to the university’s website, the drones would be used to make sure the project is proceeding as …

Drones

What Designing an Indian City from Scratch Can Teach Us About Urban Planning Everywhere

It's ironic that the green, sustainable future of urban India is currently under construction and clustered around a Formula 1 racetrack. But then again, there's nothing standard about <b>Jaypee Greens Sports City</b>, 5,000 acres of flat, mostly featureless rice paddies and shepherd's fields 31 miles …

American Cities

First on CNN: U.S.-flagged ship intercepted by Iranian patrol

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A U.S.-flagged ship was recently intercepted by an Iran Revolutionary Guard naval patrol, the U.S. Navy revealed to CNN Tuesday.<p>The incident occurred on Friday when four Iranian naval vessels surrounded the U.S.-flagged Maersk Kensington in the Strait of Hormuz.<p>The episode came …

Military

27 Sex Facts You Need in Your Life

This is not your high school sex ed class.<p>Even if you consider yourself a total sexpert, there is always something new to learn about sex. From all the crazy ways it can improve your health to the downright weird things that happen during the act, read on for <i>everything</i> you could possibly want to …

Top 10 emerging technologies of 2015

Technology is perhaps the greatest agent of change in the modern world. While never without risk, technological breakthroughs promise innovative …

The Beginner's Guide to Getting Better Sleep

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On February 13, 1972, Michel Siffre climbed into a cave in southwest Texas. It would be six months before he saw daylight again.<p>Siffre was a French scientist and a pioneer in chronobiology, which is the study of biological rhythms. The …

Immune System