Omar Galarza

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This edible bar of espresso is the work of Latvian biohackers

A few years ago, Raivis Vaitekuns and his cousins Andris and Gundars Vaitekuns wanted to bring specialty coffee to the Latvian public. The trio had …

How to Stop Taking Things Personally

When other people wrong you, and you take their actions personally, it can feel as if you’ve been punched in the gut. I know that sounds a bit …

7 Powerful Things You Should Always Be Able to Say About Yourself | Inc.com

There are elements within ourselves that can either sabotage our success or lead us to greatness. In my bestselling book, <b>The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness,</b> I speak about seven characteristics that can lead you away <b>from your gaps,</b> your failures, your sabotaging self, and …

Leadership

The Power of Perception: Change Your Narrative, Change Your Life

One of my favorite stories is an ancient fable about a farmer in a small village.<p>One day, the farmer’s only horse ran away.<p>His neighbors came over to …

A Lot Of Heat Is Wasted, So Why Not Convert It Into Power?

What if there were a way to take the waste heat that spews from car tailpipes or power plant chimneys and turn it into electricity? Matt Scullin thinks there is, and he's formed a company to turn that idea into a reality.<p>The key to Scullin's plans is something called thermoelectrics. "A …

Simulations lead to design of near-frictionless material

Argonne scientists used Mira to identify and improve a new mechanism for eliminating friction, which fed into the development of a hybrid material …

Photographers Are Shooting The Moon With This Camera's Insane Zoom

Trust us, you really don’t need a camera with a built-in telescope. But in the right hands, the insane 83x optical zoom on the new Nikon P900 is …

6 Habits to Chisel a Solid 6 Pack

Use these simple tips to finally reveal your abs once and for all<p>If you can't see your abs, don't assume it's because you're missing out on a magical abdominal exercise or secret supplement. Blame your mindset.<p>You see, losing belly flab is a boring process. It requires time, hard work, and most …

Fitness

The Chronograph, Explained

It's Complicated, Vol. 1<p>There is no other type of watch that requires as much interaction from its owner as the chronograph. There is, furthermore, a …

What is Character? | The Art of Manliness

<i>Character</i>. Like honor, it’s a word we take for granted and probably have an affinity for, but likely have never really had to define and may struggle …

Night Riders: The Best Bike Lights

Taking a bike ride at night is a thrill. There are fewer crowds, fewer cars, and a sense of danger that tweaks your senses and sets your heart to …

Ferrari Carbon Fiber Chess Set

Sure, $2 grand is steep, but it's not like this is <i>just</i> a Ferrari carbon fiber chess set. Look, you can play checkers on it too. And check out the …

13 Unbeatable Reasons to Laugh Out Loud More Often

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

Productivity

15 Traits Of A High-Quality Best Friend

Guest Writer<p>Read full profile<p>Friends – how many of us have them? I have a lot of contacts in my phone, but there are only a small handful of people I …

Motivation

6 Ways High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) Can Boost Weight Loss

We all want a quick fix, we don’t want to spend hours at the gym or scrutinizing every meal we eat just to find out we have only lost a pound after a …

17 Awesome Ways To Hack Fast Food Menus

But if you're getting tired of what's on the menu, we have some hacks for you.<p>We scoured the website #hackthemenu for some of the best tips out there. The website includes crowdsourced secret menu items and prices.<p>From getting all the taste of a Big Mac for cheaper, to packing your Chipotle burrito …

Taco Bell

Nike Launches New World Cup Mercurial Boot Built For Speed

Nike is gearing up for its quadrennial FIFA World Cup showdown with Adidas, as the two companies battle for soccer bragging rights on the global stage. Nike unveiled its World Cup offerings in footwear, apparel and accessories in Madrid the past two days. Nike fired its latest shot Friday with the …

Ajit Narayanan: A word game to communicate in any language

Communicate

12 Ways to Take Control of Your Life in 2014

It's that time of year when many people resolve to make changes relating to everything from finance to fitness. Unfortunately, by February, a good majority of us will have settled (un)comfortably back into our old habits and will find ourselves feeling just slightly more powerless against our …

Apple's cheaper 8GB iPhone 5c goes on sale in Europe and China

The rumors are true, Apple is launching an 8GB version of the iPhone 5c. After internal documents from German carrier O2 clued us into a new variant of Apple's mid-tier phone, carriers across Europe have now begun taking orders for it. UK operator O2 and French provider SFR are offering the handset …