Andre Courchesne

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26 weight-loss tips based on science

People are being advised to do all sorts of crazy things, most of which have no evidence behind them.<p>Over the years, however, scientists have found numerous strategies that seem to be effective.<p>Here are 26 weight-loss tips that are actually based on evidence.<p>It is often said that drinking water can …

Here's Why The Eight-Hour Workday Is An Outdated Concept

How productive do you believe you are in your eight-hour workday? There may be a few ways to define the answer:<p><b>Semi-productive:</b> you’re halfway there …

Productivity in Mind: How Ryder Carroll Designed Bullet Journal

Track the past, organize the present, and prepare for the future.Sound like a familiar challenge?Ryder Carroll, a New York-based designer, set out to …

8 science-backed mind tricks to beat procrastination and do that thing you've been putting off right now

But the thing about getting things done? It's hard — especially when whatever you're supposed to be doing is daunting, unpleasant, or particularly high stakes.<p>And as we've written before, there are powerful reasons you might be having trouble getting started. But the bills must be paid, the work …

10 Habits You Need To Give Up If You Want To Be Productive

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t …

Motivation

The Expert-Approved Guide to Pulling an All-Nighter (If You Really Need To)

Nobody likes skimping on sleep, but chances are you’ve done it. Whether to study for an exam, finish a tough project, or simply because you got stuck …

Flying Robot Cars Landing Soon at a Garage Near You

No runway or flight lessons required.<p>Terrafugia wants to add “vertical take-off and landing” to your daily routine. The aerospace company just released the outer mold line for the TF-X, an awe-inspiring four-seat hybrid car with wings and computer-controlled flight. No runway is needed as twin …

15 Questions To Ask Your Kids To Help Them Have Good Mindsets

The adage says where your mind goes, energy flows. If you want your child to develop a good mindset, ask them the right questions to encourage …

A neuroscience approach to innovative thinking and problem solving

Allocating work time to experiment and cultivating a ‘fail fast’ culture have been hailed by many organisations as ways to foster innovative thinking …

Brainwaves

Build A Startup Even When You Have No Money

<b>By: Obi Onyeador</b><p>There was a great article by Rami Essaid at TheNextWeb.com where he describes essential tools for startup building. While impressed …

Project Management

Nasa spacecraft makes history as the first spacecraft to reach distant dwarf planet, the last unexplored world in solar system<p>• New Horizons probe makes contact with Earth after flyby<p>Cheers, whoops and flag waving broke out at Nasa’s New Horizons control centre as scientists celebrated the …

Solar System

43 free career-advancing courses you can take (and actually finish) this summer

Yes, summer is the perfect time to relax and recharge. But, it's also the perfect time to pick up a few new skills. Put that relaxed brain (and work …

Online Education

15 Awesomely Fun Toys You Can DIY

Have you been to a toy store lately? There are gadgets and dolls and blocks and other stuff for every age and every stage. So many options, in fact, …