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Splinter Creek: A Modern Model Home in a Mississippi Community Focused on Sustainability

Splinter Creek is a Mississippi community that focuses on sustainable and comfortable living and the development just finished their model home. The …

Sustainability

Mexico imposes tariffs on $3 billion worth of US exports

The US trade dispute with Mexico is heating up.<p>In retaliation for the Trump administration announcing tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from Mexico and much of the rest of the world, Mexico Tuesday imposed a series of tariffs against US exports to its market valued at $3 billion. They'll hike …

Economy

10 Ways Artificial Intelligence Can Automate Your Business Today | Inc.com

Every day, we hear more and more about Artificial Intelligence (AI). Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg have been publicly "feuding" about the potential dangers of AI, which can leave people wary to try new products driven by AI.<p>While what Musk and Zuckerberg are discussing is a potential future …

Artificial Intelligence

How the South Korean language was designed to unify

‘Uri’ isn’t a mere grammar point, it’s a cultural canon that captures the very essence of a nation.<p>“Our husband is also a teacher,” my co-worker told me as she noisily slurped her soup. She was seated beside another colleague, who was slurping hers, too.<p>I was confused. Had I misheard her? Were …

10 Little Ways to Make Your Bedroom Feel Like a Luxury Hotel

What is it about staying in a luxurious boutique hotel that gives you the best night’s sleep? Whether it’s the crisp, freshly laundered sheets, or …

18 Ways You Can Make Money Right Now

Much is possible with a smartphone and a fast internet connection.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Looking for ways you can make money right now? If things are tight and your back is up against the wall, there's a path forward. In fact, there are many. Especially when it …

Neuroscience of Meditation: How to Make Your Mind Awesome

So is meditation just another fad that pops up from time to time like bell-bottom jeans? Nope. Research shows it really helps you be healthier, …

What are Nootropics?

Nootropics. You might have heard of them. The “limitless pill” that keeps Billionaires rich. The ‘smart drugs’ that students are taking to help boost …

The Brain

Why Power Women Are Micro-Dosing LSD at Work

It's a different type of career high.<p>Karen Smith has a lot on her mind. The 32-year-old lives in Chicago, where, after working for tech startups abroad for 10 years, she moved last year with her husband to attend a graduate program in data science. On top of her academic studies, Smith works 10 to …

Medicine

Nootropics Aren’t Just For Tech Millionaires

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Geoffrey Woo and Michael Brandt are cofounders of Nootrobox, an e-commerce nootropics company.</i><p>Nootropics, more colloquially known as “smart drugs,” are in the zeitgeist. Hollywood productions like <i>Limitless</i> and <i>Lucy</i> to a CNN profile of a quirky tech millionaire spending $300,000 to hack …

A Primer on Nootropics: Supplements to Boost Your Brain | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Mans Denton.</i><p>For all the discussion about health and fitness, the primary driver of the human organism is …

Meet the Silicon Valley-ites taking tiny hits of LSD to boost performance

It's 7am on a sunny Friday in a shared house in the sleepy San Francisco neighbourhood of Richmond. Flatmates buzz in and out of the kitchen as Lily …

10 Best Brain Supplements (To Boost Brain Power in 2018)

Discovering the 10 Best Brain Supplements *Updated April of 2018<p>Finding the 10 best brain supplements did not happen overnight. We have been testing …

Psychobiotics: Bacteria to Brighten your Mood

<b>Overview</b><p>Just about every civilization throughout history has practiced some form of neurohacking - deliberately upgrading their physiologies to …

‘Nootropics’ Startups Seek to Sharpen Mind and Body Via Supplements

Silicon Valley’s obsession with ‘optimizing’ life turns to hacking mental performance<p>Silicon Valley is known for its maverick ethos of hackers producing everything from computers to smart phones to drones.<p>Now a new generation of entrepreneurs wants to hack the brain and the body, improving everyday …

Silicon Valley

Google’s former happiness guru developed a three-second brain exercise for finding joy

Chade-Meng Tan, a former engineer, joined Google in 2000 as employee number 107. Though he played an instrumental role in building Google’s mobile search function, among other technological feats, he’s better known for the mindfulness classes he later led for employees. The role earned him the job …

Artist Charmaine Olivia shares how Qualia helps her manage her emotions

YouTube

The neuroscience of loneliness

In this hyperconnected society that we live in, loneliness is an epidemic. We are going through times of profound social change, and the Internet and …

Becoming Intuitive, and the Power of Trusting Your Gut

Q<p>How did you know you had this ability?<p>A<p>When I was young, I would often have an inkling or gut feeling about something and it would come true. At …

The 20 Minute Morning Routine That Relieves Anxiety

The 20-Minute Morning Routine That Relieves Anxiety<p>Ben Jones<p>Fitness Coordinator Read full profile<p>Anxiety. I call it a brick wall.<p>I want to enjoy time …

Ben Affleck

These are the 20 best US cities to live in

The United States is filled with incredible cities, each with its own set of credentials and clout to attract visitors from around the world. But which spots are actually the places to live?<p>U.S. News & World Report just unveiled their list of 2017 Best Places to Live in America after ranking the …

Salt Lake City

Get Smarter in 2017. Here Are 5 Places to Educate Yourself Online (for Free) | Inc.com

What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy?<p>According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And plasticity is …

Albert Einstein

3 Ways to Build A Mobile App With No Tech Skills

The challenge may sound insurmountable, but here are paths forward for even the least tech savvy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>With mobile being one of the most lucrative industries today, many startups are launching their own applications despite having no background …

Canadians form 'rings of peace' around mosques after Quebec shooting

Hundreds across Canada gathered around mosques to form protective barriers – described by organisers as “human shields” and “rings of peace” – as Muslims in the country marked their first Friday prayers since a gunman shot dead six men who were praying at a Quebec mosque.<p>“No Canadian should be …

Canada

E-cigarettes: Is a smoking alternative being choked by regulation?

<b>Dozens of countries are introducing legislation restricting the use of electronic cigarettes, but their proponents say they are harmless and their use could in fact save millions of lives. Could they be right?</b><p>A group of friends sits around a table in a pub in south London, exchanging stories and …

Teens, sharing more online, increasingly aware of maintaining privacy

Teens are sharing more personal information than ever but have also become increasingly savvy about keeping information private, an important aspect of one's online presence, a recent study by Pew Internet found.<p>According to the study, "teens are cognizant of their online reputations, and take …

How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …