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5 Simple Mindsets Powerful Enough to Assure Your Success

Life is filled with obstacles but none are so onerous as the ones in our own minds. Remove those and nothing will stop you.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Unless we choose to be great, we will be mediocre at best. What does it take to be great? It takes an empowered …

7 Life-Changing Books That Are Required Holiday Reading

With so many incredible novels released in 2016, it’s safe to say that fiction is having a major moment. So many incredible novels, in fact (and so …

Books

Longtime opioid users motivated by fear of withdrawal

John Lenec remembers the song "Knockin' on Heaven's Door" going through his head moments after he slipped off a detox centre bed and began convulsing on the floor. It had been six hours since his last hit of heroin.<p>"It was a scary moment for me," Mr. Lenec said of his withdrawal experience in early …

I read 15 books this year on happiness, productivity, and success — here are the most meaningful insights I've taken away

The bad thing is that one time a stack of said books collapsed on my desk neighbor.<p>Without a doubt, the books that moved me most this year focused on psychology and behavioral science — and as 2016 draws to a close, I'm reflecting on everything I learned.<p>Below, I've rounded up the most meaningful …

How To Produce A Drug Free Altered State Of Consciousness In 10 Minutes – You’ll Need Another Person

When one thinks about altered states of consciousness, psychedelic plants and other substances might be the first things which come to mind. Although …

13 Negotiating Techniques That Never Fail

Here are negotiation techniques that have led to several multimillion-dollar deals.<p>You're sitting in a conference staring at the face of the other party. You want one thing. They want something entirely different. And as you're both on the verge of flipping over the table, it occurs to you that …

15 Stretches You Should Do Every Day

Stretching is a vital part of your fitness routine.<p>You know that moment when you just <i>need</i> to stretch—maybe it’s before getting out of bed in the …

Great Motivational Quotes To Read Before Going To Sleep

An alarming amount of our population suffers from insomnia or reports having low quality sleep. Sometimes after having a busy day I used to get in bed and have a hard time falling asleep because too many thoughts were rushing through my mind. After I picked up my meditation practice, and started …

Six energy-harvesting gadgets powered by people

<i>By Cat DiStasio</i><p>People power is perhaps one of the world's greatest untapped sources of renewable energy. Smart devices that harness kinetic energy from everyday human activities help the environment in more ways than one. By turning motion into useable electricity, human-powered gadgets help reduce …

Clean Energy

Your Brain Won’t Let You See Every Dot in This Illusion at Once

Stare at the above image long enough and you’ll start to notice something peculiar: When your eyes focus on one of the gray intersections in the …

15+ People Who Look Exactly Like Cartoon Characters

If you've ever wondered where cartoonists get their inspiration from then check out this list of cartoon character lookalikes and wonder no more!<p>As …

8 Incredible Destinations that are Slowly Disappearing

Whether by the unforgiving hand of time or manmade destruction, some of the world's most beautiful monuments and natural wonders are disappearing. …

Mini Telescope Inserted Into Eye Makes Man See Again

Miracle medical moment occurs as legally blind man sees again through the use of Implantable Miniature Telescope. This is a revolutionary …

Tesla Minibus and Tesla Semi Still on Track

Tesla has already announced there will soon be a minibus and semi-truck to be added to the collection of electric vehicles, but so far, not many …

I Got Rid of Tipping at My Restaurant, and Now I’m Getting Rid of Everything Else

This past year some of the country’s top restaurants, including those run by Danny Meyer’s Union Square Hospitality Group in New York, announced they were eliminating tipping.—<i>Wall Street Journal</i>.<p>Six months ago, I got rid of tipping at my restaurant, the French Word, and it truly revolutionized my …

Study Finds Drop In Prescription Drugs In Medical Marijuana States

They also saw $165.2 million in Medicare savings.<p>States looking for a way to reduce Medicare spending and prescription drug use may want to turn to legalizing medical marijuana, a new study suggests.<p>The District of Columbia and the 17 states that had medical marijuana as an alternative to …

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Learn a New Climate Change Phrase: ‘Heat Dome’

As the Southwest faces scorching temperatures, this phrase is dominating weather discussions.<p>An extreme heat warning in Death Valley. (Photo: Graeme …

Santiago’s subway system will soon be powered mostly by solar and wind energy

Though the subway system in Chile’s capital, Santiago, has five lines and over 100 stations, it still ranks second to Mexico City’s bigger system in Latin America. In the near future, though, Metro de Santiago will have bragging rights of another sort.<p>Soon, 60% of its power needs will be met by …

Why It's So Easy for an Airline to Kick You Off a Plane

A rash of recent passenger expulsions are setting air travelers on edge as the busy summer travel season approaches.<p>In April, Khairuldeen Makhzoomi, …

• Coal currently provides a third of the state’s electricity supply<br>• State also aims to double amount of renewable energy produced by 2050<p>Oregon has become the first US state to pass laws to rid itself of coal, committing to eliminate the use of coal-fired power by 2035 and to double the amount of …

Fossil Fuels

Feds Slap 70% Tax on Legal Marijuana Businesses

A law passed in the ’80s to prevent drug dealers from getting tax breaks is now taking a huge chomp out of legitimate outfits in Colorado and …

Why Are These Scientists Drilling Through the Ocean Floor?

<i>This article is based on a Science Friday interview and was originally published on PRI.org.</i><p>Deep in the Indian Ocean, far off the southeast coast of …