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Reading Academic Research Papers Is the Best Success Hack You've Never Heard About

Graduate-level research is a lot likelier to help you figure out real life business problems than that book of motivational quotes beside your bed.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Despite the bad rap it tends to get in the self-made businessperson community, college is …

Entrepreneurship

The 6 Questions I Ask Before I Say 'Yes' to Anything

It's okay to value your time and energy -- in fact, it's important.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When I started my business at 19 years old, I was so hungry to grow it that I said yes to just about any conference, any opportunity and anyone who would meet with me. Any …

Entrepreneurship

Want to Raise Kids Everyone Wants to Hire? Train Them to Master This 1 Skill

Employers say it's the skill that's needed most in today's workplace.<p>With the cost of college tuition at an all-time high in the U.S., the most common question asked on campus tours these days is, "What's the job placement rate of your graduates?" However, having a college degree no longer …

According To Historical Research, Jesus Used Medical Marijuana To Perform “Healing Miracles”

According to evidence found in Ancient Mesopotamian documents, Assyrian Medical Tablets, and in the Bible itself, Jesus used cannabis-infused …

Cannabis

Blind mystic Baba Vanga 'who foretold 9/11 and Brexit' also made a chilling prediction about Russia and Vladimir Putin

A blind mystic who correctly predicted Brexit, 9/11, the rise of ISIS and the Boxing Day tsunami also made a chilling prediction about …

WATCH: A Star Is Born! Speech On Guns By VA Lawmaker Causes Democrat Walk-Out, Goes Viral

All eyes are suddenly fixed on Nick Freitas, a Republican member of the Virginia House of Delegates, now that he's ticked off a lot of Democrats with …

6 Sickest Space Bucket Designs

If you don’t feel like spending your money on a grow tent or grow box, you can build your own space bucket at home. In fact, space buckets are ideal …

Off-grid

Is sticky poop normal?

Bowel movements can be a sensitive topic for many people. However, their color, frequency, shape, and texture can provide valuable health information.<p>…

The secret lives of students who mine cryptocurrency in their dorm rooms

Mark was a sophomore at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when he began mining cryptocurrencies more or less by accident.<p>In November 2016, he stumbled on NiceHash, an online marketplace for individuals to mine cryptocurrency for willing buyers. His desktop computer, boosted with a graphics card, was …

Mining

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

Job Interviews

When School Becomes a Game

Adam Avery<p>How can educators get students to be more engaged? Some experts say it's a matter of gamifying the learning experience.<p>Every year, the American Psychological Society talks to Americans about their mental state. In 2013, the topic was stress—and the group found that, of the teenagers who …

Snowden's New App Turns Your Phone Into a Home Security System

Your digital security, any sufficiently paranoid person will remind you, is only as good as your physical security. The world's most sensitive users …

The Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Give Them These 10 Things

See if you're forgetting to give your kids any of these (non-material) things.<p>Think about someone who made you believe in yourself -- someone who saw more in you than you believed was possible.<p>How did they inspire you to stop settling and start reaching for what is possible?<p>They <i>gave.</i> They gave …

Everything you need to know about beef cuts in one chart

Beef cuts don’t have to be intimidating.<p>Whether it’s chuck, brisket, rib, loin, round, plate, or flank, the most important thing you need to know is …

The Owner of Two Pot Shops Won a City Council Seat in a Conservative, Rural Town

Washington state has a reputation for being progressive, but the southeastern portion of the state is known to be quite conservative.<p>It’s there that …

Tip: Follow the Polyphenol Diet, Become Immortal

There's more to good health than just fruits and vegetables.<p>For a long time, dietitians told us we needed 4 to 6 servings of fruits and vegetables a …

Patagonia Makes a Strong Case for Legalizing Industrial Hemp Cultivation With 'Harvesting Liberty' Documentary

Hoping to bring a lucrative crop home.<p>On July 4, citizens will deliver a petition supporting the Industrial Hemp Farming Act which hopes to make it …

What a Chess Grandmaster Can Teach You About Solving Problems

Have a complex problem? International chess grandmaster Maurice Ashley suggests trying this.<p>How do <i>you</i> go about solving problems?<p>My father grew up playing chess in his native Philippines, where the game is hugely popular. He became fairly skilled, and even won a few tournaments after immigrating to …

Book Review: The Cannabis Encyclopedia | Cannabis Now

World-renowned cultivator and author Jorge Cervantes has done it again with his latest work, “The Cannabis Encyclopedia” a complete guide to growing …

U.S. Special Operations units are using faulty rifle sights

U.S. Special Operations forces are using rifle sights that are supposed to help shooters accurately hit their targets but instead have a defect, acknowledged by the manufacturer, that potentially endangers the lives of service members in combat, according to court records and military officials.<p>The …

Military

NFL rule changes include the elimination of chop blocks, longer extra points

Chop blocks are history, longer extra-point kicks are permanent, and the definition of a horse-collar tackle has been expanded.<p>Those were among the changes to NFL rules adopted by teams Tuesday on the second full day of the league's three-day annual meetings.<p><b>See more of our top stories on Facebook</b> …

Here's how to use fibonacci analysis to make money in the market

First of all, let's discuss the "stigma" that surrounds Fibonacci analysis. The fundamental and academic community tends to despise anything and anyone that refers to Fibonacci. This is plain ignorance. Think about the academic community that actually believes in "Random Walk". It's 2016 and they …

Live US Hellfire missiles found on a passenger flight in Serbia

N1 television said the package with two guided armor-piercing missiles was discovered Saturday by a sniffer dog after an Air Serbia flight from Beirut landed at Belgrade airport.<p>Serbian media say documents listed the final destination for the AGM-114 Hellfire missiles as Portland, Oregon. The …

Made in America

Japan's markets higher as most of Asia shut for New Year

<b>Tokyo's Nikkei 225 closed higher on Monday, with most of Asia shut for the Lunar New Year celebrations.</b><p>The benchmark index finished 1.1% up at 17,004.30.<p>On Friday, the US said it had added 151,000 jobs to its economy in January, pushing the country's unemployment rate down to 4.9%.<p>The numbers were …

Stock Markets

Leaf Is A “Plug N’ Plant” Box To Automatically Grow Pot In Your Home

Marijuana is a sticky subject. Twenty-three states (and D.C) have legalized some form of medical use, but possession, growth and distribution are still illegal in the majority of the United States.<p>However, as is the case with most new industries, slow regulation hasn’t stopped innovation.<p>Leaf, a …

Disrupt NY

Growing Marijuana At A Cellular Level

Marijuana

The Structure And Function Of Stomata On A Marijuana Leaf

How The Tesla Battery Will Benefit Marijuana Growers

A medium-sized commercial weed grow with around 50 lights stands to save about $US13,500 in electricity costs a year with the use of two Tesla …