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12 Little Things That Show People You're Intelligent, Without You Having to Say It

Actions speak louder than words.<p>I was at a breakfast meeting the other day.<p>Four people around a small table on the outdoor deck of a nice hotel, right on the beach, one of the women brought two boxes of avocado toast from the café.<p>"For us to share," she said.<p>My first thought was, "How are we going …

How five great leaders dealt with crisis, and what we can learn from them

In the early 2000s, Nancy Koehn was socked with one personal blow after the next within a three-year period: Her father dropped dead suddenly. Her husband walked out and a terrible divorce ensued. And she was diagnosed with breast cancer.<p>As these “big hunky blocks” of her life were falling around …

Leicester City Star Andy King Reveals How Dealing With Death of Close Friend Helps Him in Hard Times

Leicester City’s Andy King has claimed that the trauma of losing his close friend will aid him when the time comes for Leicester to show him the exit …

Trump’s Puerto Rican paper towel toss becomes an instant meme

President Donald Trump visited Puerto Rico on Tuesday in the wake of Hurricane Maria. This was his chance to show some some compassion to the …

'Back to the Future' Writer Finally Addresses the Last Line of 'Part III'

Bob Gale explains how his comic book 'Tales from the Time Train' connects to the final movie: "Doc's already been to the future? We've got to show …

Comic Books

Russell Brand has the most genius hack for handling anger

British comedian, actor, and author Russell Brand is one of the most self-aware people, famous or otherwise, you're likely to ever encounter. He turns a morning interview into a quick meditation session. Without a single om.<p>"Meditation is your negotiation with your feelings that you want to think …

Psychology Says This 1 Thing Is Absolutely Critical for Achieving Your Goals

We all need a little help when it comes to achieving our goals--so avoid this self-defeating tendency.<p>Breaking news--persevering in the face of adversity is <i>hard</i>. I mean like trying to get the drawstring back out of the hole in your sweatpants hard.<p>There's a reason why only eight percent of us …

5 Reasons Why Doc Brown Would Have Made A Terrible Financial Planner

Finding a financial planner that has the knowledge and ability to optimize your financial situation and look out for your best interest, on all accounts, and at all times, can be really challenging.<p>Especially when you’ve already narrowed down the field and are left comparing two seemingly equally …

How Science Fiction Helps Us Predict and Create The Future

To imagine the future with autonomous vehicles, implanted phones, or machine learning, look no further than science fiction books and movies.<p>We see research and reports about what the future of life and work will be, but it can be hard to imagine how the research will actually play out and affect …

The Gross Back To The Future Parody That Spawned Rick And Morty

<i>Rick and Morty</i> is at once brilliant and moronic, totally brand new yet somehow really familiar, and even though the show has moved far away from …

Technology is destroying the most important asset in your life

<i>“Money isn’t the most important thing in the world. Your time is.”</i><p>Parents, teachers, and mentors all around the world have spoken these words to us, in one form of another, throughout our lives. It makes sense, too.<p>Most of us come to realize at some point that money is a means, not an end. It …

13 Successful People on the Books That Changed Their Lives

Get these on your shelf now.<p>Need a book recommendation for a young, out-of-work, or fledgling wild-card on your Christmas list? Or some words of …

Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg Think This 1 Teaching Method Will Shake Up Education. Here's Why You Should Care

Personalized learning is the way forward in education and therefore our economy. Here's why.<p>We currently don't have the silver bullet to education. We're not quite sure what works and what doesn't. Maybe it's because we all learn differently. But whatever the reason, "personalized learning" is on …

19 Things About Life You Should Know Before You Turn 29

A lot happens in those 10 years.<p>It's October.<p>Which means 2017 has officially flown by. (Remember all those things you swore you were going to do back in January? Have you done any of them?)<p>One of the things I prioritize doing Q4 of every year is taking a considerable amount of time to reflect on …

11 Ancient Cities You (Probably) Don't Know About

The term "ancient city" likely calls to mind well known ruins like Athens, Machu Picchu, and Pompeii but there are many more around the world. Some …

11 Qualities That Are The Mark Of A Great Leader

Whether it’s in on the field, in an office, in battle, in the classroom or at home, a great leader has something that sets them apart from others.<p>The pressure can be immense, but rather than back down from it, they revel in it. They live for the big moments and have no problem rolling up their …

The 12 reasons Jurgen Klopp joining Liverpool is going to be amazing for the Premier League

Jurgen Klopp is the new Liverpool manager and everyone is excited.<p>After seven years, two Bundesliga titles and a Champions League Final, the …

Jose Mourinho goes from third to favourite for the sack

Jose Mourinho became the favourite with bookmakers to become the next Premier League manager to be sacked last night.<p>The Chelsea manager is under …

Albuquerque Balloon Festival: Pictures

New Mexico

Football - Inside Sport

Over 200 new wildlife species discovered in the Himalayas in recent years

PA/GETTYA dwarf snakehead fish is among more than 200 new species discovered in the Eastern Himalayas<p>Two fish – one called the Dracula Fish and the …

Liverpool sack Brendan Rodgers and Twitter reacts in typical comedy fashion while fans sympathise

Twitter was split after Liverpool sacked Brendan Rodgers just eight games into the Premier League season.<p>And with the Northern Irishman trending …

Soccer

What's At The Edge Of A Cloud?

Scientists have just made a breakthrough in understanding how clouds interact with the surrounding air by studying some of the most boring clouds you can imagine in unprecedented detail.<p>"If you ask a child to draw a cloud they would draw a white puffy cloud floating in the air all by itself — and …

See how The Simpsons (kind of) predicted Harry Shearer's exit

Well, “<i>The Simpsons</i> did it!” proves true yet again—even when it comes to the show predicting what would happen to its future self.<p>That’s right: <i>The</i> …

Picture of the Day: The Monty Python Parrot

Photograph by David Parry/PA<p>Sculptor Iain Prendergast created this 50 ft (15 m) parrot from the famous Monty Python sketch, <i>the Dead Parrot</i> (embedded …

When to Nuke an Asteroid That's Heading Toward Earth (and When Not to)

You usually want to take a more subtle approach, according to the chair of this week's Planetary Defense Conference.<p>The best way to protect Earth against asteroids is to be prepared. That's why scientists at the fourth International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) Planetary Defe​nse Conference this …