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You Team Will Succeed Only if They Trust Each Other

Trust is difficult to establish, hard to maintain and easy to break.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Bureaucracy exists were trust doesn’t. Excessive process and micromanaging exist because people don’t trust each other to do what’s right and what’s needed. In a digital …

TED Talks

A hole in my soul.

BUCK<p>~2000 to 2018<p>It is with a heavy yet grateful heart that I sit at my computer to write.<p>Our dearest, toughest, bestest canine friend left this …

Pets

17 Top-Rated Attractions & Places to Visit in Arizona

In the heart of the American Southwest, Arizona is filled with natural wonders, vibrant cities, and charming small towns. The Grand Canyon draws …

National Parks

Sluggish ocean currents caused European heat wave some 12,000 years ago

A study published today in <i>Nature Communications</i> investigates how the strong cooling of the North Atlantic Ocean impacted the European climate around …

Global Warming

Working Together: How Designers And Developers Can Communicate To Create Better Projects

It was an unsatisfactory way to work for everyone. We would be frustrated because we did not have a chance to help ensure that what was designed was …

Project Management

How to Write a Scene: 3 Theater Techniques to Make Your Story Jump Off the Page

Today’s guest post is by Joslyn Chase. Joslyn is the author of <i>Nocturne In Ashes</i>, a thriller pitting concert pianist Riley Forte against a deadly …

Creative Writing

Canada developing quantum radar to detect stealth aircraft

<b>Canada has invested $2.7m (£1.93m) into developing quantum radar - a new technology that would greatly improve the detection of stealth aircraft.</b><p>The technology is being developed by the University of Waterloo to replace existing Arctic radar stations.<p>Quantum radar can theoretically detect objects …

Quantum Mechanics

Machine Learning: Things Are Getting Intense

×<p><i>Five key trends will likely cause a significant uptick in enterprise use of machine learning this year, according to Deloitte Global.</i><p>Large and medium-sized enterprises will step up their use of machine learning in 2018, Deloitte Global predicts, doubling the number of implementations and pilot …

Machine Learning

5 Reasons to Visit Montana: Epic Hiking Trails in Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park in Montana is steadfastly considered to be one of the most beautiful places on Earth. John Muir once said that it holds “…the …

Hiking

7 Things That Get Easier As You Get Older

0<p>SHARES<p>I get that 26 is not that old in the grand scheme of things, and yet, all of the ~college graduation~ posts on CF have been hitting me in my …

Self-help

How to start Using Personal Stories

You start your day — thinking about 10 different ways you would write your story. Then you discard all of it. Because it is risky to try different …

Writing

Nvidia Uses AI to Reconstruct Damaged Images

Software maker Nvidia (intc) has introduced a new way to edit or reconstruct images using artificial intelligence.<p>The deep learning method uses a …

Artificial Intelligence

Man Bit by Shark, Bear, and Snake Had Odds of 893 Quadrillion to One

Outdoor enthusiast Dylan McWilliams has had a rough few years, but he isn't turning his back on nature.<p>893.35 quadrillion to one. That’s the likelihood of what’s happened to 20-year-old Dylan McWilliams. He was bitten by a shark, attacked by a bear, and bitten by a rattlesnake—all in just over …

Nature

TOP 10 MOST EPIC HIKES IN UTAH

Utah is home to some surprisingly diverse landscapes: dense forests, stunning lakes, mystical deserts, and of course epic summits.<br>We’ve pulled …

Hiking

Pruitt's EPA will now classify burning wood as 'carbon neutral,' baffling scientists (among others)

Under a new Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) policy unveiled on Monday, burning forest products, known as biomass, will now be considered a …

Fossil Fuels

Powerful Productivity Tips to Get More Done in Less Time

Be more productive by getting your mind and body in sync.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're working on a deadline, trying to build something in your free time while working a full-time job or just hoping to be more productive, Entrepreneur Network partner Ben …

Productivity

What Is an Innovation Community, and Why You Should Join One Today?

Connecting with people in other industries can lead to greater innovation, improved employee satisfaction, and an overall boost to your company's prospects.<p>What sets a business apart? What kinds of resources do you need to really succeed? Money? Diligent personnel? Dedication? Josh Linkner, …

Innovation

Learn Faster by Asking Great Questions

You can stoke your curiosity by assuming everyone you talk to knows something you don't<p>The list of things I love is long. Of course, it includes a whole bunch of people. It also includes many of the typical things like sea salt caramel, a Thursday night happy hour, pink sunrises, and sleeping …

Middle Age

Hiking in Croatia: How to Master Some of the World’s Rarest Views

Croatia’s most challenging hiking trail, high above the country’s famed coastline, leads to unrivaled vistas, but nearly every step requires in-the-moment focus<p>A BLOOD-ORANGE SUN sank into the Adriatic on Croatia’s western edge as we reached the first hut on the Velebit Hiking Trail. Islands—the …

Hiking

Lost in Space shows a long-running problem with stories about AI

Artificial intelligence is a useful metaphor for humanity, but the way the show simplifies the symbolism does it no favors<p><b>Warning: spoilers ahead for Netflix’s</b> <i>Lost in Space</i><b>.</b><p>In the first episode of Netflix’s new <i>Lost in Space</i>, Will Robinson (Maxwell Jenkins) discovers a robot (Brian Steele) and saves …

Artificial Intelligence

Why Physicists Are Saying Consciousness Is A State Of Matter, Like a Solid, A Liquid Or A Gas

A new way of thinking about consciousness is sweeping through science like wildfire. Now physicists are using it to formulate the problem of …

Quantum Mechanics

One of the scariest effects of climate change might already be happening — and it'd mean our projections are way off

The worst-case climate scenario for coastal cities is known as a "pulse."<p>In that situation, abnormally warm water could cause the glaciers that hold back ice sheets on top of Antarctica and Greenland to collapse. That would cause massive quantities of ice to pour into the world's oceans, which …

Global Warming

This 5-Minute Habit Will Train Your Brain to Be More Positive

Incorporate a few minutes of gratitude into your day.<p><i>How can someone change their mindset to be more positive? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Nela Canovic, growth mindset hacker,</b> …

Happiness

Explainer: What is a blockchain? - MIT Technology Review

What is it?<p>A public1, permanent2, append-only3distributed4ledger5.<p>What’s that?<p>A mathematical structure for storing data in a way that is nearly …

Blockchain

There’s so much plastic in the ocean it just set a new record

Arctic researchers have found a record amount of plastic trapped in Arctic sea ice, <i>The Guardian</i> reports, raising concerns that we have nearly permanently contaminated the planet.<p>Researchers at the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research took core samples from across …

Pollution

6 Self-Guided Kayaking Trips Around the World

If you're looking for an experience where you can leave the guide behind and explore completely on your own terms, a self-guided kayaking trip just …

Hiking

Where Do The World's Software Developers Live?

I've been digging into GitHub data recently, and I thought it would be fun to use that data to figure out exactly where the world's software …

Software Development

How Do You Build A Successful Company? Don't Make This 1 Mistake When It Comes To Giving Promotions

People work with people they trust. Not people who reward the wrong behaviors.<p>Business is all about relationships.<p>People work with people they trust, and many great deals and big partnerships come as a result of a meaningful relationship or a deep bond formed through years of loyalty. But that is …

Leadership

Best and Most Scenic Summer Road Trips for 2018

There's nothing quite like taking to the open highway in the summer in America. After all, the U.S. was built on epic cross-country treks.<p>Get steeped …

National Parks

How to Keep On Writing (Even if You Feel Like a Fraud)

Admit it, you feel like a fraud.<p>You have dreams of building a writing career you love, but when you compare yourself to <i>real writers</i>, you can’t help …

Creative Writing