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'You can't drone your way out of a problem': David Petraeus shares 5 key lessons from 15 years of fighting terrorism

Retired General David Petraeus shared lessons learned from over fifteen years of combatting terrorists and extremists in the Middle East and Afghanistan at a forum Wednesday.<p>The takeaway: even with all the US's military's capabilities, you can't "drone strike your way out of a problem."<p>Speaking at …

The 4-Week Long-Distance Running Plan For Beginners

Whether you're looking to upgrade your weekend park-run to a lengthy 10K race, or are preparing for your first (or second, or third) half marathon, …

Legendary Camera Brand Yashica Teases Comeback

<b>Image screen capture from the Yashica video. Credit to Yashica.</b><p>If you know anything about photography from before the digital age, then chances are …

Cameras

How To Practice Mindfulness At Work

Would you try something new at work if it meant lower stress levels and a better corporate culture? (Yes, please!)<p>Mindfulness has been shown to offer these benefits, which is why more and more companies are starting to notice. Aetna opened a Mindfulness Center, while Google and Nike offer …

Mindfulness

7 Brain and Body Supplements for Limitless Performance

Take your business game to the next level by improving cognitive performance and enhancing your body's natural chemistry.<p>Even the finest margins can have a massive impact on peak performance and general levels of well-being and success. Whether it's pushing yourself physically or mentally, there …

Wellness

Ray Kurzweil's Most Exciting Predictions About the Future of Humanity

The Futurist<p><i>Motherboard</i> has called Ray Kurzweil “a prophet of both techno-doom and techno-salvation.” With a little wiggle room given to the …

Singularity

Chile Generates So Much Solar Power That It Just Gives the Extra Away

It sounds great, but it's actually bad news for the energy industry.<p>Chile has so much solar energy that the price of solar frequently drops to zero, which is great news for consumers but frustrating for energy companies and investors.<p>Under President Michelle Bachelet, Chile has been aggressively …

Science Explains How a Sense of Purpose Adds Years to Your Life

You need a good reason to get out of bed every day.<p>As a therapist, I work with people who are battling depression and anxiety. For some individuals, their debilitating symptoms make it impossible to maintain their jobs. Unfortunately, unemployment only worsens their mental health.<p>The lost income …

Happiness