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Don't Flip Out, but the Sun's Magnetic Field Is About to Flip

Our star is on the cusp of a once-in-11-years event, when its magnetic field undergoes a complete reversal. What does that mean for us?<p><b>The sun is about to undergo what sounds like a massive upheaval.</b> In the next few months, scientists say, our star will experience a complete reversal of its …

6 Tips to Advance Your Career

I was able to embark in great conversation with a Subject Matter Expert in career advancement recently. During that conversation he shared some great …

Employment

3 Scientific Secrets to Great Team Chemistry | Inc.com

Great teams, like great dates, depend on chemistry. The members can have all the requisite skills on paper, display competent social skills and a willingness to work hard, but without the certain special something, a team just doesn’t gel. And then it’s just not as productive.<p>That teamwork special …

Psychology

7 Skills for Successful Internet Entrepreneurship

There is no doubt that more and more entrepreneurs are scaling the Internet for opportunities that will make them rich in the shortest amount of time …

Entrepreneurship

Top Online Resources Every Job Seeker Should Bookmark

Do you want to work for Steve Wynn? The smart money says his corporation isn’t going to be posting its next job opening on Monster.com or Craigslist. …

Employment

Gap year case study: learning a language

After giving it some thought, I signed up to a homestay as part of my gap year. What better way to truly experience a country? Instead of tourism, you get realism. I needed lodgings for a month, so put myself in the hands of an online company, the Host Families Association (hofa.ru). I was told …

Employment

No, Breaking Bad Isn't Better Than Mad Men

<b>I have a friend who loves</b> <i>Breaking Bad,</i> which has come back on the air for the last half of its final season. He keeps telling me, because he knows how much I love <i>Mad Men</i>, "Hey, if you love <i>Mad Men</i>, you'll love <i>Breaking Bad</i>. It's great, too!"<p>Really? Not that I doubt it's a great show. I've seen a few …

TV

Electric Motorcycle Test Drive: 2013 Zero S ZF11.4

PopMech jumps on the newest offering by electric bike maker Zero: the speedy and deathly quiet S ZF11.4.<p><b>On-Sale Date:</b> Now<p><b>Price:</b> $15,995<p><b>Competitors:</b> Brammo Empulse R, Triumph Street Triple<p><b>Powertrain:</b> AC permanent-magnet electric motor, 54 bhp, 68 lb-ft; single-speed automatic, RWD<p><b>EPA Fuel Economy</b> …

In regenerative medicine breakthrough, lab-grown human heart tissue beats on its own

Progress in regenerative medicine has been coming fast and furious in recent months: scientists are now using far-out tissue engineering techniques to restore liver function in mice, regrow human muscle, and even implant bioengineered blood vessels into ailing patients. Now, a team at the …

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FDA Defines What "Gluten-Free" Label Means

New labeling rules will clarify which foods are really gluten-free.<p><b>It's not hard to buy gluten-free foods—a wide range of products are on the market, from doughnuts to communion wafers—but it can be hard for consumers to know exactly what they're getting. Now, they can expect any food bearing the</b> …

FYI: Can Staying Positive Extend Your Life?

Maybe, but no one has ever proved it.<p>The belief that optimism can keep you alive—or at least stave off cancer—gained traction after the release of a study in the Lancet medical journal in 1979. The study followed six dozen recovering breast-cancer patients for five years. Researchers found that …

Will Your Next Burger Come From a Petri Dish?

The first lab-grown hamburger was served this week. Is this the future of meat?<p><b>Would you eat beef grown in a petri dish? It may sound unappetizing, but when tasters bit into the world's first lab-grown hamburger at a London press conference on Monday, they declared it "close to meat."</b><p>To learn more …

The 10 Best Apps for DIYers

For today's do-it-yourselfer, a well-designed smartphone app can be as essential as a hammer and a box of nails.<p>For today's do-it-yourselfer, a well-designed smartphone app can be as essential as a hammer and a box of nails. We tested dozens of apps created to help you find lumber, get organized, …