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6 Must-Read Books That Will Unlock Your Inner Mental Strength

They all contain valuable insight on making the process work better for you.<p><i>What are the best books to read for mental strength? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Praveen Tipirneni,</b> …

personalimprovement

It Takes 10,000 Hours to Become an Expert in Anything: Use These 4 Techniques

Mastering a skill takes serious time. Here's how to make the most out of the hours you put in towards mastering your craft.<p>10,000 hours.<p>That's how long it takes to master your craft, according to bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell. Whether you want to become a better leader, an expert in marketing …

Self-improvement

All You Need to Know About Bitcoin’s Rise, From $0.01 to $15,000

The initial price of bitcoin, set in 2010, was less than 1 cent. Now it’s crossed $16,000. Once seen as the province of nerds, libertarians and drug …

To Raise Creative Kids, Adam Grant Says Do This (You've Been Avoiding It Like the Plague)

There can be no creativity without conflict, so you may as well help your kids learn to fight productively early.<p>When we want to encourage creativity, we usually try to make sure people feel psychologically safe. Never shoot down an idea no matter how ludicrous in a brainstorming session, we're …

Creativity

Espacio sublime

Las personas que aprecian la arquitectura contemporánea lo hacen, en primer lugar, por su calidad espacial, y después por su profundidad conceptual.<p><b>México</b><p>Escuchar un concierto, visitar una exposición o ver una obra de teatro son experiencias sublimes que causan profundo impacto a nivel espiritual …

A historian says most science fiction has the same major flaw — except one legendary novel

WEST LAFAYETTE, IND. — It's science fiction's job to entertain us, not sooth-say. Yet even older, tongue-in-cheek sci-fi works have predicted numerous technologies we now take for granted.<p>If there's one book or movie that best foretells what humanity could become, though, it's Aldous Huxley's 1932 …

An Internet-Famous Cookie Worthy of Baking in Real Life

Last fall, an aberrant chocolate chip cookie turned up in my Instagram feed. As wide as a salad plate and flat as a flounder, it appeared thin, but it was somehow layered with slabs of chocolate. Oddest of all, it was ringed, like a tree trunk — as if a chunk of chocolate had been dropped in the …

Dessert

Ordoliberalismo, la teoría económica despreciada por los nazis por la que en Alemania odian la deuda y la inflación

La locomotora alemana, así suelen referirse en Europa a la pujante economía de su gran potencia. Pero el suyo es un tren que discurre por raíles distintos a los de otras grandes economías globales.<p>Una cifra lo dice todo. Mientras que la deuda pública de Estados Unidos lleva tiempo por encima del …

The brilliant book that inspired Dune author Frank Herbert

That science-fiction extravaganza Dune allegorizes contemporary themes of imperialism, economic addiction to oil, and religious war is obvious. But …

Science Fiction

If you want to upgrade your data analysis skills, which programming language should you learn?

For a growing number of people, data analysis is a central part of their job. Increased data availability, more powerful computing, and an emphasis on analytics-driven decision in business has made it a heyday for data science. According to a report from IBM, in 2015 there were 2.35 million …

Data Science

Vinton Cerf, el cerebro detrás de la ‘magia’ de Internet

No te suena su nombre, pero es sin duda es uno de tus inventores favoritos. Vinton Cerf es considerado uno de los padres de Internet, ¿te imaginas …

Recibe una llamada de estafa, así que regresa 28 llamadas por segundo para vengarse

Un grupo de programadores ha salido con la venganza perfecta. Uno de ellos recibió una llamada de estafa en la que <b>intentaban que él hiciera un pago,</b> …

Watch a Surreal 1953 Animation of Edgar Allan Poe’s “Tell-Tale Heart,” Voted the 24th Best Cartoon of All Time

Animation studio UPA—United Productions of America—is best known these days as the studio that gave us Mr. Magoo and Gerald McBoing Boing (which …

Los mejores sitios para descargar eBooks gratis de forma legal

Algunas personas encuentran en la lectura un medio para el entretenimiento; otras la usan para instruirse y hay quienes descubren en el hábito de la …

Móviles, Mi Box y más, esto es todo lo que esperamos de la llegada de Xiaomi a México

Xiaomi está en camino a México. Después de numerosas plegarias, deseos y especulaciones, el fabricante chino por fin se ha decidido a dar el gran …

Sheryl Sandberg Says Do These 7 Things to Build Resilience

In a new book, the Facebook leader and best-selling author talks about facing her greatest challenge yet.<p>We all want our kids to be successful and resilient. But of course we hope they will never face a situation like this one.<p>Two years ago, Sheryl Sandberg -- by any definition, one of the most …

Sheryl Sandberg

There Is Nothing More Incredible Than A Tight Bond Between Two Siblings

I was nursing my 7-month-old daughter one afternoon before her nap. I was shaking, my legs were like jelly, and I had to sit down. Not only did I …

Parenting

El primer dron biológico: DragonFly

Los drones son ya ubicuos, tanto en su manifestación como tal como en el propio término “dron”. Mientras se acaban de perfilar las nuevas …

81-year-old woman makes iPhone app after only starting to use computers at 60

If you laugh at how older people use computers, this 81-year-old from Japan is going to set you straight.<p>Masako Wakamiya is making the news for an …

Why it’s important to read aloud with your kids, and how to make it count

One of the most important things parents can do, beyond keeping kids healthy and safe, is to read with them. That means starting when they are newborns and not even able to talk, and continuing well beyond the years that they can read by themselves. Study after study shows that early reading with …

Kids

“La prensa debería callarse la boca”, dice asesor de Trump

Stephen Bannon, alto asesor del gobierno, siguió adelante con la llamada “guerra contra los medios” y dijo que los periodistas eran la verdadera …

El error de cálculo que dejó a dos estudiantes de ciencia en terapia intensiva

¿Qué efecto tiene el consumo de cafeína en el ejercicio?<p>Eso es lo que se propuso averiguar un grupo de <b>estudiantes de ciencias del deporte</b> de la Universidad de Northumbria, en el noreste de Reino Unido.<p>Para ello sometieron a <b>dos voluntarios a un experimento en el que deb</b><b>ían ingerir 0,3 gramos de</b> …

El curioso caso del hombre que vive con una brújula en su cuerpo

Si te perdieras en el medio de la nada, o en una ciudad en la que nunca has estado, ¿sabrías encontrar el norte?<p>Sin algún tipo de referencia, natural, física o tecnológica, <b>lo más probable es que no.</b><p><b>A menos que de manera permanente adhirieras una suerte de brújula en tu cuerpo,</b> cuyo propósito sea …

Starting your own herb garden? Read this handy infographic

<b>If you've ever been a little unsure about which herbs you can grow yourself, or which herbs when mixed together make fantastic combinations, then</b> …

Gardening

My 5-year-old is scared to go to bed by himself. How can we all get some sleep?

<i>Q: I need advice on helping my 5-year-old son with his fears. He does not like to go upstairs by himself. At night he tells me he does not want to go to bed because he is afraid of bad guys or wolves or scorpions. I try not to quash his emotion, and say something like “Scorpions — that sounds</i> …

Parenting

The 27 most important finance books ever written

With that in mind, we've highlighted 27 classic works that every Wall Streeter should read.<p>Many of these books show up time and again in lists of books recommended by the pros themselves.<p>Topics covered include everything from the most important principles of investing to inside stories of the worst …

They raise the world's happiest children - so is it time you went Dutch?

Two toddlers have just chased each other to the top of a climbing frame and are jostling to get down the slide first. Their mothers are lost in conversation on a nearby park bench. In the distance, a dog barks and a little boy ambles along on his balance bike, trailed by his grandfather who is …

50 CUENTOS QUE CAUSAN FUROR PARA NIÑOS DE DOS A TRES AÑOS

Hoy quiero darte una lista de cuentos que son unos <b>auténticos pelotazos para niños de dos años a tres años</b>. Cuando vamos a la librería, o a la …

Worried About Screen Time? Don't Let Kids Go It Alone

There are more than 80,000 educational apps in Apple's app store. It seems like a great way to encourage brain development and make your little one the smartest baby genius. But just sticking a tablet in your kid's hands might not be as helpful.<p>Sure, use the app. But it's not a babysitter — you've …