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Extended Human Capacities of Tibetan Monks

<i>When your desires are strong enough you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.</i><p><i>Napoleon Hill</i><p>Harvard Professor of Medicine, Herbert …

The surveillance economy has 67 days to disarm before Trump is sworn in

The Obama administration asserted the power to raid the massive databases of peoples' private, sensitive information that ad-based tech companies …

Surveillance

The Trippy Life of the LSD Manufacturer Who ‘Helped Create the 60s’

Augustus Owsley Stanley III was the LSD chemist and audio maestro who not only created the Grateful Dead's "Wall of Sound" and inspired the band's dancing bear iconography, but also created the drugs that sparked the "spirit of that era."<p>Though not a household name, Augustus Owsley Stanley III, …

Lsd

Electrified trailer glamps off-grid for days and charges your Tesla, too

Bowlus may not be the well-known brand name in aluminum camping trailer innovation that Airstream is, but its aluminum trailer came first and more …

RVs

Report: Google Search Bias Protecting Hillary Clinton Confirmed in Experiment

In a report published by Sputnik News, psychologist Robert Epstein reveals evidence that Google is manipulating search results related to Hillary …

DIY Off the Grid: Open Building Institute to Change Face of Home Construction & Home Ownership

Dr. Marcin Jakubowski is a TED Fellow and an inspirational speaker, and what he is currently doing is nothing less than stunning in terms of teaching …

10 Ways to Become a Millionaire in Your 20s

<i>This piece was originally published on Entrepreneur.</i><p>Imagine if you could become a millionaire. How great would it be to have the money you need to …

Entrepreneurship

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WASP 3D printer creates hyper-local affordable housing out of mud (Video)

The phrase "building with earth" conjures up images of getting one's hands into mud, creating habitable forms of cob, adobe, earth-bricks or perhaps …

3D Printing

Is It an RV? Is It a Treehouse? Either Way, We Want One

Do you have some crappy, old RV laying in the back yard? Do you also have access to a scissor-lift? Well, friend, it's your lucky day because you too can make the coolest RV/treehouse thingy ever.<p>This particular creation, dubbed the “Caravan of the Sky,” comes to us from the French artist Bufalino …

RVs

China's Remote Fortresses Lose Residents, Gain Tourists

Massive earthen structures once sheltered clans from warlords and bandits. Can they be prototypes for "green" buildings?<p>HEKENG, China—Count the <i>tulou</i>.<p>It started like a game. How many of these strange, fortress-like structures could I tally from a vehicle window? They were so big, looming like …

How a Failed Kickstarter Campaign Returned, Succeeded, and Spawned a Transportation Subculture

Price inflation doesn't usually make a physical noise, but it did in 2008, in Cam Woods' neck of the woods. As gas prices rose to $4.50 a gallon, …

How Successful People Quash Stress

We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious physical and emotional consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives? Researchers at Yale University have the answer. They found that intense stress actually reduces the …

Gorgeous Rammed Earth House generates all its own energy and captures all its own water in Australia

This simple, yet stunning Rammed Earth House by Steffen Welsh Architects generates all of its own energy and captures all of its own water. Located …

6 Types of Photos Every Photographer Should Know How to Make

While the popularity of some creative photography techniques rises and falls, there are some photo tricks that continue to stand the test of time. …

Brain Pickings Gets Made for Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / February 11, 2014<p>Maria Popova is one of the Internet’s finest hunter-gatherers. Powered by a curious mind and a deep appreciation …

Three's smartphone app for calling and texting over WiFi now available

Three and EE jostled for attention last month when they announced, on the same day, their customers would soon be able to make calls and send texts over WiFi connections. While EE is working on a fancy system the user will be all but oblivious to, Three's following O2's lead with an app that does …

The Only Good Option In A Burnout Spiral

You can unplug the Internet and pull the shades–or you can phone a friend.<p>You’re reaching the frayed ends of over-caffeinated overtime and if your inbox pings one more time, you might throw your laptop at a wall. If you had the time to read a whole self-help book on being overwhelmed, well, you …

Productivity