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Chiang Mai: A Coffee Lover’s Guide

As a tourist destination, Chiang Mai is famous for temples, elephants, and traditional Thai culture. However, that’s all changing. Chiang Mai’s …

Coffee

The Unbelievable Power of the Home-Schooling Lobby

2<p>SHARES<p>In the fall of 2003, police in New Jersey received a call from a concerned neighbor who’d found a boy rummaging in her garbage, looking for …

Education

If US relations with China turn sour, there will probably be war

America needs a strategy to handle its superpower rival that can last 20 years. Instead we get soundbites<p>What is the biggest challenge facing the next president of the United States? How to deal with China. The relationship between the emerging and the enduring superpower is the greatest …

Geopolitics

Does expat life really make you healthier, wealthier and happier?

It’s official: living overseas is good for your health, wealth and happiness. Or at least, that’s the case if the latest survey on the topic is to be believed.<p>An online poll of 1,000 people was carried out for international relocations company MoveHub. Half the respondents (located in the UK and …

7 Scientific Ways to Become Smarter

You can vastly improve your brain's performance by making a few minor changes in your daily routine.<p>A while back, I posted a column describing five scientific ways to become smarter. Since then, I've been reading more about neuroscience, hoping to find additional easy techniques to improve brain …

Here's the leadership strategy Nike's CEO uses to make employees smarter

Fortune quoted Andy Campion, Nike's chief financial officer: "What's fascinating about [Parker's] use of questions is that it leaves other leaders empowered to find the answers themselves and act on them."<p>That observation closely mirrors those that other Nike employees have made in the past.<p>A 2009 …

Leadership

To make better decisions find people to argue with

All the participants in Nesta’s event At The Roots of Collective Intelligence agreed that groups are better at reasoning than individuals. This may …

Critical Thinking

Should You Go on a Sex Fast?

Sex FastTerry Crews did it. Should you?When Russell Wilson came out in July of this year and said he and girlfriend Ciara are abstaining from sex …

The Shakerato: Learn how to make this frothy espresso drink at home

Learn how to make this frothy, iced espresso drink<p>Meet your new favorite chilled coffee drink: the Shakerato, our twist on the Italian …

Paper is Dropbox's new vision for how teams can work together

Six months ago, Dropbox quietly announced a collaborative note-taking tool called Notes and launched it in an invite-only beta test. But starting today, the product is being officially branded as Dropbox Paper and the beta test is expanding significantly. You'll still need an invite, but the …

Apps

Science explains why bearded men are healthier and more handsome!

Science

God Is Not a Magic 8-Ball

As a career coach, I often talk with people about their vocational decisions. <i>Which job should I take? Where should I move? What’s the best next step</i> …

Evangelical Christianity

4 Rituals That Will Make You Happy, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …