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3 Ways to Use Your Time More Efficiently

Although new priorities may come up throughout the day, a to-do list gives you an opportunity to see just what you need to do.<p><i>By Samuel Thimothy, is the VP at OneIMS.com.</i><p>An entrepreneur's day never ends. From the moment you wake up in the morning until you crawl back in bed at night, your to-do …

The 10 best places for women to travel alone

Costa Rica

These Shapeshifting Metals Could Be the Future of Flight

Humanity may be divided on a great many issues, but most would agree that it would be very cool to have airplane wings made of shapeshifting metal. …

Engineering

Every successful relationship is successful for the same exact reasons

• Criticizing your partner’s character (“You’re so stupid” vs “That thing you did was stupid”)<br>• Defensiveness (or basically, blame shifting, “I wouldn’t have done that if you weren’t late all the time”)<br>• Contempt (putting down your partner and making them feel inferior)<br>• Stonewalling (withdrawing from an …

Self-improvement

This year's 11 most important innovations in engineering

Megan Loper<p>Technology<p>From one-rail roller coasters to a fax machine for DNA, these are modern marvels of industry and design.<p><i>This article is a segment of 2017's Best of What's New list. For the complete tabulation of the year's most transformative products and discoveries, head right this way.</i><p>A fax …

Engineering

Blastoff for 3-D printing: How Virgin Orbit harnesses high tech for low-cost rockets

LONG BEACH, Calif. — Virgin Orbit aims to blaze a trail on the final frontier, but in order to do that, it has had to push into new frontiers on the …

How Messing With Our Body Clocks Can Raise Alarms With Health

Research that helped discover the clocks running in every cell in our bodies earned three scientists a Nobel Prize in medicine on Monday.<p>"With exquisite precision, our inner clock adapts our physiology to the dramatically different phases of the day," the Nobel Prize committee wrote of the work of …

Weight Loss

A neuroscientist who studies decision-making reveals the 6 most important choices you can make

Turns out, humans are pretty lousy decision-makers. We fall victim to bias, let emotions cloud our judgment, and tire of making choices pretty quickly.<p>But Cerf has also learned that making a handful of really smart choices at the right moment can eliminate the need to make hundreds of smaller, …

Outsourcing

If Amazon wants to fill jobs at its second HQ, data shows this city hires engineering talent the fastest

The competition between North American cities looking to woo Amazon and land the e-commerce giant’s second headquarters could turn into a race for …

Scientists Have Created a Super-Thin Fabric That Harvests Energy From Our Movements

They call it "twistron".<p>A twisted fibre made of gel-coated carbon nanotubes could be the very thing we need to steal energy from our surroundings …

Game of Thrones fan theories: Who is the Prince That Was Promised?

Since Jon Snow’s parentage now seems clear, the biggest remaining mysteries on <i>Game of Thrones</i> are who will end up on the Iron Throne (which is …

Elon Musk Reminds Us of the Possible Dangers of Unregulated AI

by Patrick Caughill August 13, 2017 Artificial Intelligence 13498<p>“The Machines Will Win”<p>Late Friday night, Elon Musk tweeted a photo reigniting the …

Be very careful about using eclipse glasses to stare at the sun

A lot of websites including Amazon and eBay are selling dark lensed glasses designed to directly observe the solar eclipse that will pass over parts …

Working At Hooters Is Damaging To Women, Study Finds

Working at any restaurant or bar as a woman can be harrowing. “Come here, sweetheart,” tables of drunken men will say when they want another bottle of ketchup. Women are expected to flirt, to smile, to accept sexual teasing, and personal questions with a sweet, feminine air while making it seem …

Confused on Game of Thrones? Let the Fastest Talker in Westeros Catch You Up

Aidan Gillen a.k.a. Littlefinger recaps Season 6 in five minutes.<p>Season 7 of <i>Game of Thrones</i> premiered Sunday night and as excited as some fans are, others a bit confused. For answers on the episode itself, we’re happy to help you out with our comprehensive Season 7 coverage. But just in case the …

Are you visiting L.A. or a local looking for a day out? Check out the Discover L.A. app

Here's a travel app that focuses on Los Angeles neighborhoods of interest to visitors as well as local residents looking for a great day out.<p><b>Name:</b> Discover L.A. app<p><b>What it does</b>: The interactive app points travelers to local events and the best places to stay or eat. Build your own "Passport" by …

BUFFETT: Driverless vehicles 'won't be a good thing' for business

"If they make the world safer it's going to be a very good thing, but it won't be a good thing for auto insurers," Buffett said.<p>Self-driving cars have moved from a futuristic dream to a technology that corporations from BMW to Alphabet and Apple are investing in. Buffett said he thinks widespread …

Autonomous Cars

What nature can teach us about sustainability and innovation

We live in a world driven by technology and innovation, but what if the answers to some of our most complex questions, like how to build more sustainable communities with stronger and more efficient infrastructures, came not from algorithms and big data, but from nature?<p>It’s a question that Amina …

ThinkGeek Wins A Festive April Fool’s Day While Pornhub Makes Everyone Nervous

April Fool’s Day is here, which means we’ve spent a day being confused and delighted by brands as they market themselves in a way only late stage capitalism can make possible: Fake ads! Rather than go the “best and worst” of April Fool’s Day route, we decided to give you <i>only the best</i> since it seems …

Drone versus a flying boomerang in accidental mid-air collision

If you've ever seen Indigenous Australia's most-famed hunting weapon, the boomerang, you'll know it's a solid piece of wood that can really pack a …

Stop Pretending and Start Living

<b>“If you want to be happy, don’t do something you don’t like. Don’t say something you don’t mean. Pretending and lying to yourself will only breed</b> …

Positive Thinking

7 psychological concepts that explain the Trump era of politics

American politics can seem baffling. Psychology is here to help.<p>These are strange, unsettling times. And for the past several months, I’ve been asking psychologists variations on a basic question: What research can best help us reckon with uncomfortable social and political realities — like the …

Ten weird signs that you are highly intelligent, according to science

In the real world, spotting intelligent people isn’t quite as simple as looking for people who babble gibberish like Benedict Cumberbatch in Sherlock.<p>…

Warp Speed Won't Get Us to the Stars, but This Just Might

People have dreamed about interstellar travel for decades. Wouldn’t it be nice to escape political turmoil, climate change, overpopulation, and nuclear proliferation? Wouldn’t it be nice to move, with a few family members and friends, to a welcoming virgin world?<p>Hollywood makes it seem easy. We …

The Ultimate Map Of What To Eat In Italy And Where!

Italy is one incredible country to visit and I’m not going to tell any porky pies by saying otherwise! It’s one of Europe’s most diverse countries, …

Italy

Why Your Dog’s Personality Is a Lot Like Yours

The idea that dogs look like their owners really does have some merit: Research has shown that people tend to choose pups that share their physical …

Pets

Wall St. lending to Main St. even as many decry Dodd-Frank

NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump has wasted little time in beginning a push to reverse the stricter banking regulations enacted after the 2008 …

Dodd-Frank

“Insane”: The head of the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission on Trump’s plan to undo bank regulation

On Feb. 3, US president Donald Trump signed an executive order ordering the Treasury Secretary to review the laws and regulations governing the financial system. It was the first concrete step towards his promise, as a candidate, to dismantle the Dodd-Frank Act—the more than 800 pages (pdf) of …

Donald Trump

Scientists Convert Human Skin Cells Into Cancer Killers

Scientists have figured out a way to make skin cells attack brain tumors. A report on their progress has been published in the journal <i>Science</i> …