Cristina Garcia

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11 Reasons Avocado Lovers Are Winning At Life

There's more to this fruit than guacamole, though that's enough.<p>Avocado lovers are a special kind of person. They might start their day with this green fruit in a smoothie or on toast; they might add some sliced on top of their lunchtime salad; they might even work one into their dessert. Any way …

This new 3D printed glass looks just like pouring honey

Humans have been making glass in various forms for thousands of years, from glassblowing techniques developed by the Roman empire to the industrial methods of the 1950s, floating molten glass on huge baths of melted tin. One particularly ancient process though, in which molten glass is coiled …

Film,Forbes magazine,Culture,Jennifer Lawrence,Film industry,Scarlett Johansson,Jennifer Aniston,Sandra Bullock,Julia Roberts,Kristen Stewart,Reese Witherspoon,Cameron Diaz<p>The Oscar-winning star of the Hunger Games franchise beats out Scarlett Johansson, Melissa McCarthy and China’s Fan Bingbing to …

Film Industry

10 apps that should be core smartphone features

So I trawled the hundreds of apps I’ve installed, and compiled a “top 10” of the ones I feel wouldn’t look out-of-place integrated into a phone’s inner workings.<p>It’s worth noting here that these aren’t necessarily the best built or designed apps out there — it’s more about the core functionality. …

Starbucks opens in the evenings and serves wine

The coffee chain is set to open in the evenings and serve wine, craft beer, small plates and, of course, coffee<p>Is Starbucks set to become your evening date spot of choice? The coffee chain is piloting a new evening opening in 70 locations in America, serving wine, craft beer, small plates and …

It’s not just the booze giving you a hangover – it’s the microbes in your stomach<p>Ever woken up on a Sunday morning with the worst hangover ever? The headache was bad enough, but the nausea and lethargy made you feel as if you had been poisoned. Yet, when you had done the same thing two months …

Alcohol

The secrets to a healthy life

What we choose to eat has a powerful impact on both our internal and external environments. When we realize that something as primal as what we …

15 Ways to Retire Early

<i>By Lou Carlozo, Contributor</i><p>The word "retirement" and number "65" are as linked in the American psyche as "bacon and eggs." Then again, that all depends on how fast you want your eggs, right?<p>Retiring early -- or leaving the work force for the golf course, if you like -- might sound like an …

Lessons from 7 famous authors who hated their job

Today started like every other day. With a blank page.<p>Articles need to be written. To-do lists need to be completed. But still that pesky little cursor stays in the same spot taunting me with his methodical disappearing and re-appearing act.<p>“The most intimate digital technology festival on the …

Revolutionary Green Wheel hydroponic garden grows food faster with NASA technology

1/9<p>NASA Inspired Green Wheel<p>DesignLibero's Green Wheel is a revolutionary hydroponic garden that utilizes NASA technology to quickly and efficiently …

70+ Ideas for Developing Unstoppable Motivation in Pursuit of Your Goals

Zig Ziglar<p>People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing — that’s why we recommend it daily.<p><b>The Truth About Motivation</b><p>Have …

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Has Your Brain Already Peaked?

New research from MIT suggests that mental decline begins far younger than is typically thought<p>Your brain might be going fuzzy faster than you think: If you’re over the ripe old age of 18, some of your cognitive skills have already headed south, according to new findings from Massachusetts …

The Brain

The Keys to Healthy Digestion

Switching to a whole-food, plant-based approach to eating is an excellent way to enhance your digestion. It is rich in fiber, vitamins, minerals and health-promoting phytochemicals and avoids hard-to-digest foods such as meat, dairy and food high in fat. You will feel better and can prevent many …

Google's Project Vault is a security system disguised as a microSD card

SAN FRANCISCO -- Google wants to make your phone more secure, without having to change the way manufacturers make smartphones.<p>The company on Friday announced Project Vault, which packs a digital security system into a microSD card, which phones and computers usually recognize as a storage device. …

James Martin

9 Things Women With Great Skin Do Before And After A Workout

<i>Prevent exercise-triggered skin problems before they start.</i><p>By Emma Haak<p><b>Before the Gym</b><p><b>Step 1: Throw this in your bag.</b><p>Chances are your gym isn't washing its towels in the gentle, fragrance-free laundry soap you use at home. So if you have sensitive skin, put a towel from home in your gym bag. Residue …

Here's when artificial intelligence could go from helpful to scary

Elon Musk compared AI to "summoning the demon."<p>Bill Gates told Reddit that he agrees with Musk and he doesn't "understand why some people are not concerned."<p>What are they so frightened of?<p>Well, Stephen Hawking told the BBC that AI could — theoretically — end humanity.<p>Here's how that would …

‘Fully intelligent’ robot police will be on the streets by 2017

Most people are a little apprehensive about robot policemen – possibly because of that scene in Robocop where the giant droid machine-guns the guy in …

Robotics

How Emotional Intelligence Became a Key Leadership Skill

Andrew Nguyen<p>Anyone trying to come up to speed on emotional intelligence would have a pretty easy time of it since the concept is remarkably recent, and its application to business newer still. The term was coined in 1990 in a research paper by two psychology professors, John D. Mayer of UNH and …

The 10 Best Fat Burning Eating Tips

If you want to get more from your diet by burning fat while feeding your muscles, here are 10 eating tips to burn more fat. Though these tips focus …

See the 50 Best Images Taken by Hubble

Pillars of Creation: Originally taken on April 1, 1995, this image has become one of the most iconic to come from the Hu<p>... VIEW MORE<p>NASA/ESA/Hubble …

The Age of Adaline Charms and Surprises, Thanks in Part to Harrison Ford

The new immortality romance The Age of Adaline, opening Friday, is made up of many seemingly discordant elements. But interesting casting and a defiant oddball streak make it worthy counter-programming.<p><i>The Age of Adaline</i> is a curious creation. Both earnest romantic melodrama and science-fiction …

10 Habits Successful People Give Up to Increase Their Productivity

Carl Preston<p>Read full profile<p>What are you willing to do in order to reach success? It is common among people these days to be average and not stand …

Motivation

Bahrain Grand Prix 2015: Lewis Hamilton makes it four-poles-out-of-four

World champion keeps up 100 per cent record in qualifying while Nico Rosberg is pushed into third on grid by Sebastian Vettel<p>As one German faded here under the lights, another continued his return to the fore. But neither could do anything about Lewis Hamilton. The Formula One champion maintained …

10 Apps I Use Every Day to Help My Productivity

For me, every day is filled with personal and professional tasks that require the use of a computer and/or a smartphone. I have articles to write. I …

11 Processed Foods You Should Stop Buying

There are a number of toxic, processed foods on the market that should be avoided, containing ingredients, preservatives and additives that could be …

The banker behind Hitler’s shadow empire

Hjalmar Schacht was the most powerful minister in Germany, an economic “wizard” with a destructive plan for growth<p>By mid-1936 Spain was economically backward, socially volatile, and politically explosive. After a rebellion’s coup failed and with a dawning civil war on their hands, it was …