Conrad Muller

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Big-Wave Surfer Garrett McNamara Recalls His Gnarly 78-Foot, World-Record Ride

Garrett McNamara set a record in 2011 for the largest wave ever surfed when he rode a 78-foot monster off the coast of Portugal (Video). Although the wave was originally estimated to have been 90-feet high, it was later confirmed officially as 78 feet. Even so, McNamara successfully broke the world …

Extreme Sports

You could fit the entire human race into a sugar cube — and 13 other facts to put the universe into perspective

It's full of exploding stars and immortal jellyfish and it's been kicking around for almost 14 billion years.<p>Here are 14 awesome facts to put it all into perspective.

Universe

These sharks live 400 years, don't have sex until age 150

The Greenland shark likely lives at least 400 years, making it a strong candidate for the world's oldest vertebrate species.<p>The carnivore doesn't …

Research

Siri Creators Demo 'Viv' - Their Next-Gen Virtual Personal Assistant | MacTrast

Siri co-founders Dag Kittlaus and Adam Cheyer on Monday offered the first public demonstration of “Viv,” their new virtual voice assistant that …

Chatbots

Acceptable Customer Service Drives Away Customers

I spoke last week to a group of medical technology professionals who were struggling internally. Their implementation team felt that the sales organization was selling the wrong stuff. The sales organization felt that billing and operations were causing customer problems. They looked to me to find …

Customer Service

5 Ways Your Body Language Gives You Away: A Famed Mentalist Shares His Secrets

Ever since I obtained my Master’s degree in marriage and family therapy and studied communication theory, I’ve been fascinated by how we communicate and, in particular, how much information we share through our body language that we don’t realize we’re revealing. So when my son and I saw Oz …

Body Language

Spicy Orecchiette With Tuna, Peas, and Lemon Recipe

Orechiette is loaded with meaty canned tuna and bright, sweet peas, then gets slicked with chile-infused olive oil in this lightning-fast, super-simple weeknight dish.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Fresh and flavor-packed ingredients like garlic, chili, lemon zest, and parsley help bring this dish from …

David Lebovitz's Steak with Mustard Butter

<i>All week long David Lebovitz -- professional cook, baker, and blogger -- will be sharing recipes from his new book, My Paris Kitchen. Follow along to win one of six copies we're giving away -- and find out why Paris really is always a good idea.</i><p><i>Today: A trip to Paris is as easy as making this</i> …