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Your Life Begins Once You Make These 7 Promises To Yourself & Stick To Them

By now, you've probably heard the iconic Neale Donald Walsch quote, "Life begins at the end of your comfort zone." Sure, there's a lot of truth to …

Relationships

50 Genius Ways to Clean Up Your Garage

Cleaning up your garage doesn’t have to be a huge chore.<p>Drill 1-in. holes spaced every 4 in. in the PVC pipe. Use a utility knife to cut slits in the …

Woodworking

Exciting insight into role gut bacteria play in obesity-related depression and anxiety

A compelling new study from researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center has shed more light on the mysterious connection between our diet, gut bacteria and …

Microbiology

Officials quoting a holy text to justify repressive policies is something we who grew up in the Arab world have seen before<p>If there was a dictator’s playbook, the Donald Trump administration would now be on the “Instrumentalise Religion” chapter. Last week, in what sounded like the launch of a US …

Immigration

These are the worst interior design trends of the past 50 years

But do you agree?<p>Toilet rugs, taxidermy and avocado bathrooms have been named the worst interior design trends of the last half of a century.<p>Other furnishing fails of the past 50 years include carpeted bathrooms, waterbeds, anything animal print and beaded curtains.<p>Commissioned by Samsung to mark …

Interior Design

US suicide rates increased more than 25% since 1999, CDC says

"Finding Hope: Battling America's Suicide Crisis," a CNN Special Report hosted by Anderson Cooper, airs Sunday, June 24 at 7 p.m. ET. If you or someone you know needs help, call the national suicide hotline: 1-800-273-TALK.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> Suicide rates increased by 25% across the United States over nearly …

Mental Health

Only one more state needs to pass the Equal Rights Amendment to finally get it ratified. Here are the 13 that haven't

<b>(CNN) —</b> This week Illinois lawmakers approved the Equal Rights Amendment, a long-proposed addition to the United States Constitution that would ensure equal rights to all Americans regardless of sex.<p>You would think that 230 years after ratifying its Constitution, the US would have some sort of …

Feminism

This is the exact amount of exercise you need to keep your brain in good shape

Whether we like it or not, exercise is so good for us. It helps keeps us healthy, both mentally and physically, and studies show that it also helps …

Cognitive Impairment

'Holy grail of cancer research': doctors positive about early detection blood test

A blood test for 10 different types of cancers could one day help doctors screen for the disease before patients show symptoms, researchers at the world’s largest gathering of oncologists have said.<p>The test, called a liquid biopsy, screens for cancer by detecting tiny bits of DNA released by cancer …

Cancer

Elon Musk Says Great Leaders Focus on This 1 Thing Before Everything Else

Without a strong foundation, leaders and their companies could crumble.<p>Anyone who's built a successful startup will tout their own magic recipe for how to grow a business, but what I've learned first-hand is it requires much more than having the right title, presenting the right ideas or even …

Leadership

The Most Expensive Cities in Europe and Their Cheaper, Cooler Alternatives

When it comes to popular European cities, Barcelona, Paris, and Rome grab all the headlines. And while these destinations have the cultural offerings …

European Travel

This Is Why Physicists Think String Theory Might Be Our 'Theory Of Everything'

It’s one of the most brilliant, controversial and unproven ideas in all of physics: string theory. At the heart of string theory is the thread of an idea that’s run through physics for centuries, that at some fundamental level, all the different forces, particles, interactions and manifestations of …

Quantum Mechanics

iOS 12 to Allow iPhones to Unlock Doors Via NFC

Apple is expected to expand the NFC capabilities of its iPhones beyond mobile payments, allowing users to securely unlock doors equipped with the technology, according to <i>The Information</i>. The company is said to be planning to announce the new functionality "next month," suggesting it will come at …

Apple

This woman carried her in-flight snack off the plane and it cost her $500

<b>(CNN) —</b> An apple and an honest mistake have saddled one Delta passenger with a $500 fine and a big bureaucratic headache.<p>Crystal Tadlock got off a plane last week in Minneapolis after an 8½-hour flight from Paris. She was supposed to catch a connecting flight home to Denver, so she decided to save …

Drinking gin and tonic could make your hayfever symptoms better

Hay fever is one of the most common allergies in the UK, according to the NHS.<p>Although the pollen count is relatively low at the moment, it is …

Hay Fever

Wells Fargo Fined $1 Billion Over Consumer-Business Missteps

Wells Fargo & Co.’s $1 billion fine won’t close the book on fallout from its consumer scandals.<p>The nation’s third-largest bank submitted to an …

Wells Fargo

Allegiant Air: The budget airline flying under the radar

Allegiant Air is a small, ultra-low-cost carrier based in Las Vegas, that happens to be one of the country's most profitable airlines. But, according …

Aviation

17 Inspirational TED Talks on Motivation (Infographic)

Need a boost? These TED talks will get you excited and inspired.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There’s no doubt that during your entrepreneurship journey your motivation will be put to the test. Whether it’s stress from family or finances, staying motivated can be …

New 2018 MINI Models: First drive of the latest Cooper S Hatch and Convertible | Trusted Reviews

As Groucho Marx once said: “Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana.” And it seems bananas that the modern MINI landed as far back as …

Steven Sabados' secrets for designing the ultimate grandparents' suite

While far from a new concept, multi-generational homes are the fastest growing type of household in Canada right now, but if your home isn't …

Lulu and Georgia Doesn't Look Like Lulu and Georgia Anymore—and We Love It

If we had to describe the quintessential Lulu and Georgia aesthetic in three products, it would be a brass-and-marble coffee table, a Mongolian fur …

Art Deco

The terrifying phenomenon that is pushing species towards extinction

These reports of mass mortality events are probably underestimates in terms of occurrence and sheer magnitude Adam Siepielski<p>There was almost something biblical about the scene of devastation that lay before Richard Kock as he stood in the wilderness of the Kazakhstan steppe. Dotted across the …

Climate Change

The American Midwest is quickly becoming a blue-collar version of Silicon Valley

The economic engine of Silicon Valley seems to have driven right by the Midwest. America’s urban coastal cities have enjoyed an explosion in their technology sectors. New York’s Silicon Alley and Boston’s biotech corridor are world-class incubators of talent and startups. Austin (Texas), Seattle …

Silicon Valley

SpaceX animation shows what Elon Musk’s Roadster will look like on its way toward Mars

Let the countdown to tomorrow’s launch begin<p>Roughly 24 hours before SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy is supposed to blast off for the first time ever, CEO Elon Musk just shared an animated video of what it will look like when the new giant rocket releases a Tesla Roadster into space.<p>The animation is a sort of …

Nearby Trappist-1 star system is best place to find alien life, astronomers discover

New observations of a tightly packed family of planets 40 light years from Earth have confirmed that it could be the best place to find life outside …

Astronomy

Why Lisbon is the world's greatest city for people watching

<b>Lynda Bailey wins £250 for her account of time spent watching passers-by from her Lisbon balcony.</b><p>It’s dusk. A man closes the shutters on the window in front of me. He is perhaps 10 yards away across the cobbled Lisbon street, but our eyes don’t meet. I am invisible on this balcony. But then I look …

A Map Shows What Happens When Our World Gets Four Degrees Warmer: The Colorado River Dries Up, Antarctica Urbanizes, Polynesia Vanishes

Humanity faces few larger questions than what, exactly, to do about climate change — and, in a sense larger still, what climate change even means. …

Colorado River

United LAX to Orlando $113 round trip Feb-May

United has one way fares as low as $55 to $63 from LAX to Orlando MCO for travel February to May 2018. Many of these are nonstop flights in at least …

Gut Microbes Combine to Cause Colon Cancer, Study Suggests

Two types of bacteria commonly found in the gut work together to fuel the growth of colon tumors, researchers reported on Thursday.<p>Their study, published in the journal Science, describes what may be a hidden cause of colon cancer, the third most common cancer in the United States. The research …

Cancer

1000+ MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) Getting Started in February: Enroll Today

A quick fyi: 1,000+ MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) will be getting underway this month, giving you the chance to take free courses from top …