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This Is Why Physicists Think String Theory Might Be Our 'Theory Of Everything'

It’s one of the most brilliant, controversial and unproven ideas in all of physics: string theory. At the heart of string theory is the thread of an idea that’s run through physics for centuries, that at some fundamental level, all the different forces, particles, interactions and manifestations of …

Quantum Mechanics

People With Depression Use Language Differently -- Here's How to Spot It

Scientists have long tried to pin down the exact relationship between depression and language, and technology is helping us get closer to a full …

Here Are Solid Ways to Build Your Wealth and Secure Your Retirement

Learn Slow and Solid Ways to Build Wealth<p>Follow These Proven Budgeting Tips to Secure Your Retirement<p>Updated February 13, 2018<p>Getting solid financial …

These red flags on your tax return could spark an audit

Little can strike more fear in the heart of taxpayers than the prospect of the IRS questioning their tax return.<p>For most people, the chances of an …

What Meditating for 100 Days Straight Taught Me About Self-Development

If you do the same, it'll change your life.<p>Self-development isn't as easy as you'd think. And it's certainly more difficult than you'd hope.<p>Our modern culture teaches us that self-development is only one purchase away. We're brainwashed into thinking that we can purchase emotional development in …

7 often-missed tax deductions that can help you cut your taxes

If you miss a dental appointment, you might be a little relieved, and if you miss the bus, you might be a little annoyed, but if you miss some tax deductions, you'll be out some cold, hard cash -- and that can be more than a little annoying.<p>Here are seven tax deductions that many people -- and even …

Retirement

Don't Waste Your Money on Bitcoin -- These 3 Stocks Are Better Buys

Bitcoin isn't for everyone. Here are three much safer investment ideas for the long term.<p>Bitcoin tokens have gained an astonishing 550% over the last …

The To-Do List Method That Finally Got My Life In Order

Who knew graph paper could make such a difference?<p>You’ve probably heard by now about the life-changing magic of a functional to-do list. <i>You’ll be</i> …

Productivity

Blaze destroys much of historic market in Haitian capital

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A late-night blaze ravaged the principal market in Haiti's capital even as the streets nearby were crowded with Carnival celebrants.<p>Police said Tuesday that they were still trying to determine the cause of the blaze at the Iron Market. They said there were no reports of …

Haitian Times Morning News Roundup – Feb. 14

<b>Haiti president calls for investigation into Iron Market fire</b>On Tuesday afternoon, President Jovenel Moise called for an investigation into the fire …

Sony now has a Koov robotics learning kit for US classrooms

After soft-launching a blocks-based educational robotics kit in the US last summer to gauge local interest, Sony has judged the reception for its Koov kit warm enough to fire a fully fledged educator offering into the US market. The Koov Educator Kid goes up for pre-order today, with an estimated …

Education Technology

9 Terrible Habits You Need to Stop Immediately

Author Tim Ferriss suggests some common bad habits you should definitely add to your not-to-do-list.<p>Perhaps you’ve heard of a “not-to-do list.” CEOs …

5 Top Stocks With 100% Buy Ratings Right Now

The stock market experienced a serious bout of volatility last week, which may have opened up some buying opportunities.<p>When the market is volatile, …

Investing

8 Smart Things You Can Do With $1,000 Right Now

Some of them may surprise you.<p>So, you've gotten a $1,000 bonus or tax refund, or you managed to save up $1,000 through hard work. Great news -- but …

Scared of a Crash? It's Still Cheap to Protect Yourself

Use a simple strategy to reduce your risk.<p>The stock market has been climbing at a breakneck pace, hitting new records on a nearly daily basis. Even …

I'm a financial planner — here are the 5 most important questions about money you should be asking yourself

Everybody has money questions — but finding good financial advice is tough.<p>Only 40% of Americans have a financial adviser they can look to for guidance. Even those who do have their doubts about how trustworthy their adviser is. Most people — 60% — suspect financial advisers prioritize the company …

3 Dividend Stocks That Should Pay You the Rest of Your Life

Every investor wants reliable dividend payments. Here are three you can count on well into your retirement.<p>Investing in dividend stocks is a great …

Study Illuminates Genetic Origins of Skin Color Diversity

For ages, humans have divided our species into groups based upon skin color. The shade of one's complexion has been a powerful influence upon human …

The Worst Financial Crash You Have Ever Seen Is Coming: Jim Rogers Survival Tips

Despite President Trump threatening to "totally destroy North Korea," devastating hurricanes, monstrous earthquakes hitting Mexico and uncertainty …

Do These 5 Emotionally Intelligent Things Within 5 Minutes Of Meeting Someone

Being instantly likable isn’t rocket science, but this checklist takes practice to master in the short space of a first impression.<p>What’s the point of networking if not to get other people to like you? Sure, you need new contacts to see you as interesting, competent, professional, and potentially …

8 Free Content Marketing Tools You Should Be Using | Inc.com

When starting out with a content marketing strategy, it can seem intimidating to go at it alone, especially without tools, resources, or help from a content marketing agency. I mean, would you ever throw someone into the ocean without a life jacket? Of course not. But when you task your marketing …

Infographics

Gov. Kasich: Neither party 'cares about helping poor people'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ohio Gov. John Kasich delivered a harsh critique of the partisan fight over health care Sunday on CNN, telling "State of the Union" host Dana Bash: "I don't think either party particularly cares about helping poor people."<p>"Both parties ought to be worried about poor people because I don't …

6 Books Anyone Who Is Serious About Leadership Should Read | Inc.com

Whether or not you're a natural born leader or you've just found yourself in a leadership role. You have to develop your leadership skills, and often.<p>No matter how much of a master Tom Brady is at throwing a football, he still goes to practice every day, takes coaching and evolves his skills. Your …

Self-improvement

Science Knows the 2-Step Process for Breaking the Bad Habits Holding You Back

Bad habits are terribly persistent, until you learn where the weak links are.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Bad habits can be like weeds in the garden, you get rid of them for a while, but they come right back. In order to successfully break a bad habit, you need to …

3 Resources You Can (And Should) Leverage Even When You're Dead Broke | Inc.com

When you're bootstrapping, it's' hard to see the light at the end of the tunnel. It's hard to remember that many of today's largest corporations--Amazon, Microsoft, Apple, Google, Disney, and many others--were bootstrapped at first.<p>The key to graduating from the bootstrapping stage is to use your …

Sean Hannity accuses Stephen Colbert of sinking to 'an all-time low' with his anti-Trump monologue

"Stephen Colbert's sinking to an all-time low," Hannity said on Tuesday. "The alt-radical left, they stooped to a brand new low."<p>Colbert was defending CBS reporter John Dickerson's terse interview with Trump on Sunday.<p>"John Dickerson is a fair-minded journalist and one of the most competent people …

The US Department of Justice is literally prosecuting a woman for laughing at Jeff Sessions

As attorney general, Jeff Sessions now heads the Justice Department.<p><b>Update at bottom of the story.</b><p>It is hard to believe this is happening, but it’s real: The US Department of Justice is literally prosecuting a woman for laughing at now–Attorney General Jeff Sessions during his Senate confirmation …

3 Top Cheap Stocks to Buy Now

Investors should consider these three values at a time when cheap stocks are in short supply.<p>With the current bull market entering its eighth year …