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These Simple, Science-Backed Exercises You Can Do at Home Have Huge Health Benefits

No need for gym!<p>Most of us probably know exercising is associated with a smaller risk of premature death, but a new study has found that doesn't have …

Motivation Doesn't Work: Here's What Does

When people hear ‘motivation,’ they often think of classic incentives like bonuses, extra paid time off, and maybe the occasional pep talk. In truth motivation is elusive, because it so often depends on the individual and what makes them tick at any given moment. So how can leaders begin a more …

Employee Engagement

How I Motivated Myself During My Darkest Times | Inc.com

Life is full of twists and turns. And, sometimes those twists and turns don't lead you somewhere pleasant.<p>There were two moment in my life where this couldn't be more evident. The first instance was when a construction accident almost prevented me from walking again. The second was when my …

Motivation

3 Questions To Help You Live A Purposeful Life

<b>By Paolo Gallo</b><p>My Dad made a major commitment to my twin sister and me when he promised to be there for our first day of school.<p>He worked in Sao Paulo, Brazil and only came back home to Milan, Italy, twice a year, in August and at Christmas. So the big day finally came, but when we woke up that …

World Economic Forum

Simple ways to improve mood, according to psychologists

Jason Kempin / Staff / Getty Images<p>It's the little things.<p>Some habits just seem to have the power to lift your spirits.<p>Whether it's taking a few minutes to dive deep into your favorite novel, jotting down some things you're grateful for, or spending some time in nature, there's plenty of …

Happiness

Want to Be a Lot Happier? Science Says Do Any 1 of These 9 Things

Or do them all. They work. Science says so.<p>Everyone wants to be happy, but many people aren't (especially people who live in Burundi.)<p>So how can you be happier?<p>If you want to be happier, there's good news and bad. Unfortunately, approximately 50% of your happiness, your "happiness set-point," is …

Happiness

Super-thin electronic skin lights up a digital display on your hand

One more step toward leaving smartwatches and fitness trackers behind<p>Imagine having a fitness tracker that doubles as a temporary tattoo. Or a monitoring device that doctors can paste straight onto an ailing organ. Or a watch so unobtrusive that it looks like it's built right into your wrist. These …

Nanotech

Centura Health, Welltok piloting CafeWell cognitive computing platform for population health

It’s a futuristic idea to be sure: Harnessing the intelligence of IBM Watson, the Jeopardy-winning supercomputer, to support cardiac-care recovery, …

Digital Health

Your future contact lenses could double as electronic displays

Forget Google Glass. Contact lenses could be used to browse the web and even monitor your health in the future.<p>Scientists have a proof of concept of …

Exercise

We asked industry experts what the 'Uber of healthcare' would be — here's how they responded

At JPMorgan's annual healthcare conference this month, Business Insider had the chance to sit down with industry leaders and ask them what could disrupt healthcare in the same way.<p>In as varied areas as gene therapy and robotics, these are their predictions:<p>The difference between healthcare and …

Genetics

3D-Printed Glass Is Now a Thing Thanks to MIT

3D printing makes another breakthrough.<p>Earlier this week, researchers at MIT unveiled a new process called G3DP — a method that allows for the creation of complex 3D glass structures. This breakthrough will allow 3D printing to achieve another level of possibilities, for example, creating fiber …

3D Printing

How Making 1 Percent Improvements for Everything Adds Up

<i>James Clear writes about using behavioral science to master your habits and improve your health. His free guide, Transform Your Habits, has been downloaded more than 80,000 times. This post originally appeared on his blog.</i><p>In 2010, Dave Brailsford faced a tough job.<p>No British cyclist had ever won …

3D Imaging and Printing Gives Athlete a Second Chance

Image courtesy of Prof. Dr. Jan Victor, UZ Gent, Belgium<p>Avid windsurfer Koen was faced with the kind of untenable situation so many professional …

3D Printed 'Cool Bricks' Can Cool an Entire Room Using Water

I live sunny south Florida, where the temperature rarely drops below 60 degrees during the day, and the humidity level in the summer is usually …

3D Printing

3D Printing Circuits Gets Rid of the Box Altogether

Many think that the next big step in 3D printing is when we’ll be able to print in metal, well, at an affordable rate. But what about printing in …

Thingiverse User Brings You Open

Thingiverse user <i>villamany</i>, of Spain, used the open-source inspiration of the RepRap community, and parts from his own RepRap 3D printer, to create …

Penn Student Develops 3D Printable UAV with Only 2 Motors

A student from the University of Pennsylvania has developed a new UAV configuration that has the full range of motion of more complex drones, but …

Entirely 3D printed Arkham Origins Batman suit takes cosplaying to the next level

Jan 2, 2015 | By Kira<p>Dressing up as your favorite superhero, comic book character, or supernatural being is a side-hobby for some, but within the …

Comic Books

Researchers Combine Robotics & Artec Spider for Unrivaled 3D Scanning of Complex Shapes

As the new year looms and the holiday season comes to a close, we’ve all had our share of wrapping gifts that were complicated in shape, sometimes …

3D Printing

A few ways to strengthen 3D printed parts

Oct. 10, 2014 | By Euan Quigley*<p><i>A Dead bit.</i><p>There are some 3D print jobs that require a focus on part strength. We’ve had a few projects in our time …

3D Printing

MyMiniFactory Blog

We’ve seen designers put their all into our latest competition with Vectary sponsored by Make X.<p>Today we’re excited to announce the winners and …

14 Coolest 3D Printing Stories of 2014

On January 23rd of this year, 3DPrint.com officially launched. We were just a 2-man team back then — but fast forward 11 months and we now have 5 …

3D Printing

How to Stop Giving a F@$% What People Think

<i>Sean Kim is an entrepreneur, new-born writer, and striving life-hacker. He was recognized as one of Canada’s Next 36 leaders, and is the the cofounder of Needle. This post originally appeared on Sean’s Medium blog on entrepreneurship and personal development.</i><p><i>This article was inspired by the work of</i> …

Skill Builder — Finishing and Post-Processing Your 3D Printed Objects

Friction-weld, rivet, sand, paint — arm yourself with simple tools and techniques to take your 3D prints to the next level.<p>People often claim 3D printers can “make you anything you can imagine.” Dial up the digital model you want, hit “Go,” and the machine hums to work, producing an object, …

Levels of Consciousness

Shares 17K<p>In the book Power vs. Force by David R. Hawkins, there’s a hierarchy of levels of human consciousness. It’s an interesting paradigm. If you …