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10 Simple Habits That Will Make You More Likable Right Away

Enthusiasm is contagious.<p><i>What are some social life hacks? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Andrew Ferebee, 7-figure entrepreneur, on Quora:</b><p>Growing up, I was one of the shyest and …

Body Language

If we can't recycle it, why not turn our waste plastic into fuel?

Australia’s recycling crisis needs us to look into waste management options beyond just recycling and landfilling. Some of our waste, like paper or …

Sustainability

A Look At The Vanadium Boom And Vanadium Miners

Vanadium Flow Batteries are ideal for energy storage where their scalability reduces cost, and offers much longer battery life (as many as 10-100,000 …

Clean Energy

Worst-case climate change scenario is even worse than we thought

The phrase “worse than we thought” is a cliché when it comes to climate change. There are lots of studies suggesting we’re in for more warming and …

Climate Change

Solar-powered devices pull water vapor straight out of thin air in Australia

People across Australia may soon drink clean water pulled straight out of thin air. The water will be supplied by an array of solar-powered devices …

Clean Energy

10 Habits of Successful People That'll Make Your Life Easier

• <b>Every morning, make a list of the three most important things you have to do for the day that will make the largest impact.</b> This helps to cut out the …

Success

Science Says This Is the Best Way to Motivate Other People to Change Their Behavior

You can't force people to change but you can influence them.<p>Whether you want an employee to participate more in meetings, or you want your spouse to pitch in more around the house, you can't force someone to change their behavior.<p>You can, however, have a strong influence over another individual. …

Psychology

Youth Farm In Hawaii Is Growing Food And Leaders

The program practices tough love — Hawaiians call it kuleana, or a sense of personal responsibility. Kids commit to more than two years of work, and …

Vacant lots are being transformed into urban bee farms in Detroit

“Work hard, stay bumble,” is the motto of Detroit nonprofit Detroit Hives. The organization aims to conserve honeybees by turning abandoned urban …

This One Exercise Has Helped Me Build 2 Multimillion-Dollar Companies in Less Than 24 months

What got you to where you are today will not get you where you want to be.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago, I found myself nearly $1 million in debt. Today, I have two multimillion-dollar companies to my name. I've come a long way, but as I look back I …

28 Easy Habits These High Achievers Practice Every Day | Inc.com

High achievers don't get to the top by behaving like everyone else. One thing they typically have in common: Consistently practicing the right habits, every single day. Here are the simple routines more than two dozen successful executives say are their secrets to getting ahead in business and life.<p>…

Customer Service

The world's tropical forests now emit more CO2 than all US cars and trucks combined

Scientists have a wake-up call for the world.<p>Tropical forests are now a threat in our fight against climate change. They emit more CO2 than all US cars and trucks combined, according to a study recently published in Science. This wasn't always the case.<p>After all, trees absorb CO2 from the …

Solar Grew Faster Than All Other Forms of Power for the First Time

Solar power grew faster than any other source of fuel for the first time in 2016, the International Energy Agency said in a report suggesting the …

Renewable Energy

Alphabet is using salt and antifreeze to store power from wind farms

The latest from Alphabet's experimental X division? A storage solution for renewable energy. Code named "Malta," the system uses tanks of salt and antifreeze (or another hydrocarbon liquid) to create and store energy.<p>Per <i>Bloomberg</i>:<p>"The system takes in energy in the form of electricity and turns it …

This amazing farm in a box can pop up on any city street

It’s sometimes difficult to find fresh, local produce in urban environments. To solve this problem, Finnish enterprise Exsilio Oy has developed the …

New net-zero Solar Farmhouse from Deltec generates all its own energy

In these uncertain times of erratic weather and changing climate patterns, net-zero energy (or NZE) is quickly becoming the gold standard in green …

Living Rooms

3 Essentials for Making a Big Splash at Your New Job

No first impression is more important than the one you make on the people you will work with.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s a brand new year, we have a brand new #POTUS, and I’m just starting a new role at our agency. There are a lot of us getting into new jobs …

German battery maker Solarwatt expects 40 percent sales growth in 2017 | Reuters

BERLIN (Reuters) - Solarwatt, a German manufacturer of batteries that store power generated by domestic solar panels, expects revenue to grow 40 percent this year as sales more than double, Chief Executive Detlef Neuhaus told Reuters in an interview.<p>Battery sales of Solarwatt’s MyReserve brand in …

Profit

Real Estate Startup OfferPad Raised $260M to Making Selling Your Home Easy

Image it’s 5:00 o’clock and the realtor calls to say she has a seller who is interested in your home and wants to see it within the hour. Obviously, …

What is the Internet of Things? WIRED explains

Smart toasters, connected rectal thermometers and fitness collars for dogs are just some of the everyday "dumb items" being connected to the web as …

Electrek green energy brief: Trump’s renewable infrastructure, 80% solar before big upgrades, 4,000 years of solar and more!

Trump releases infrastructure possibilities, 4 (actually 5) renewable grid projects included – The renewable projects are, 1. an HVDC transmission line to move wind power from Oklahoma to Tennessee Valley Authority customer, 2. an HVDC line moving wind power from Wyoming to the southwest USA, 3. …

What is Blockchain Technology? A Step-by-Step Guide For Beginners

Shares 23K<p>Is blockchain technology the new internet?<p>The blockchain is an undeniably ingenious invention – the brainchild of a person or group of …

Blockchain

3 Things Ultra Productive People Do Differently | Inc.com

We all know one of those ultra productive people. You know the ones I’m talking about. They make life look easy, as if they have countless hours at their disposal. Time, however, is the great equalizer. We all have the same amount of hours in the day. As Thomas Edison once said, "Time is really the …

Time Management

9 Sure Signs You're Working Too Hard to Be Effective | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Admit it, self-control is not your finest quality.<p>You charge hard because that’s what modern businesspeople are supposed to do. If you’re not visibly charging, you can hardly be respected. Or, at …

Golden State Warriors

3 Epiphanies Truly Successful People Have

You can use these profound realizations to take a step forward in your development and propel yourself to a higher level of living and clarity.<p>We all love a great a-ha moment or an epiphany of thought that propels our own ability to live more vibrantly. While it's not possible to have them all the …

10 Signs That You Care Too Much About What Others Think

It is human to desire what goes around your environment. But sometimes you can care too much about what others think about you.

This 90-Minute Morning Routine Will Make Your Workday More Productive

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no stranger to the 12-hour workday. You stay at the office until 9 or 10 p.m. -- or until you just can’t read another email – before you force yourself to go home for a hasty dinner, a little more work and a few …

The Surprising Way Jellyfish Put Themselves Back Together

The moon jellyfish has a leg up on Humpty Dumpty—if it loses an arm, the ocean dweller can repair itself in a newly discovered process.<p>In the spring of 2013, biologist Michael Abrams had cut two arms off a young jellyfish when he witnessed something he'd never seen before.<p>"He started yelling... …

Fisker Thunderbolt: A coachbuilt Aston Martin Vanquish

The Mustang Rocket isn't the only Henrik Fisker design debuting at Amelia Island. The Thunderbolt is the designer's one-off interpretation of the Aston Martin V12 Vanquish.<p>The Mustang Rocket isn't the only Henrik Fisker design debuting at Amelia Island. The Thunderbolt is the designer's one-off …

2015 BMW i8 Video Road Test

The BMW i8 is sleek and stunning, but it's no V-8-powered supercar. Is it the car that will give plug-in hybrids sex appeal?<p>First, you need to know …