Phil Speed

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Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 5 Simple Things Every Day

Is it possible to improve your happiness simply by doing these things for only two minutes per day? Yes, says a Harvard-trained happiness researcher and best-selling author.<p>Can you improve your happiness simply by breathing for two minutes a day? Apparently so, says Shawn Achor, Harvard-trained …

9 Innovations That Could Become the Next “Big Thing”

Halfway into 2016, it is clear that we are living in a new era of innovation. Beyond Silicon Valley, corporations and startup hubs worldwide are …

Artificial Intelligence

Science says happy kids tend to have these 7 traits in common

Many of the most important factors in a child's happiness and success are outside of parents' control, and there's still a lot researchers disagree on or don't understand about why kids develop the ways they do.<p>But there are some things that the literature broadly agrees make a difference in kids' …

An Inside Look at Google's Car Strategy

Google’s plans for the car were overshadowed at its developer conference last month by new product announcements like Google Home, software …

Should people convicted on unsound science be given new trials?

<b>SONIA CACY:</b><p>I grew up with him from a baby, and I adored him. He was kind of eccentric. He had his flaws. But, oh my God, he was a good man.<p><b>ALISON</b> …

The future of the car is not about propulsion

I’m impatient to see breakthroughs in cars. I have high expectations for what Apple will do and respect for what Tesla has already done. I agree with Peter Thiel on the we-were-promised-jet-cars-but-got-140-characters thing, and with Larry Page, who worries that Silicon Valley doesn’t throw the …

Tim Cook

How far beyond Earth will we go to safeguard our species? – Paul Gilster

The human future in the cosmos could be all but limitless, if we don’t destroy ourselves first. The same would be true of intelligent aliens …

'Marijuana receptor' might hold the key to new fertility treatments for men: Research suggests that cannabis exposure may affect DNA-bound proteins, sperm chromatin and have an impact on fertility, embryo development and offspring health

Research suggests that cannabis exposure may affect DNA-bound proteins, sperm chromatin and have an impact on fertility, embryo development and …

Can black holes transport you to other worlds?

If you believe the creations of science fiction, black holes serve as gateways to other worlds, either distant parts of this universe or other …

Physics

9 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

7 Simple Daily Habits to Sharpen Your Intelligence | Inc.com

You probably spend at least a couple of hours each week training your body--doing cardio, weight training, or even just walking. You're training your muscles to stay pliant and strong, your joints to stay fluid, and your body's physical systems to run optimally.<p>But how much time do you spend …

‘Dramatic’ shift in polar motion attributed to effects of global warming and the impact humans are having on the planet<p>Global warming is changing the way the Earth wobbles on its polar axis, a new Nasa study has found.<p>Melting ice sheets, especially in Greenland, are changing the distribution of …

Global Warming