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Ancestors 'had less sleep' than we do

<b>Our ancestors may have got less sleep than we do, a study suggests.</b><p>US researchers studied the sleeping patterns of traditional societies in Africa and South America, whose lifestyles closely resemble ancient hunter gatherers.<p>They monitored 98 people for 1,165 nights, and found that they slept for …

Los Angeles

U.S. Constitution Acknowledges Jesus And Is Unquestionably, Uniquely Christian

This year marked the 239th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Not insignificantly, Barack Obama intentionally ignored God …

U.S. Supreme Court

The 25 least-visited countries in the world

<i>Two years have passed, and it is time for an update of what I consider the ultimate traveler's bucket list.</i><p>Why countries are less visited varies, but location, travel related logistics, costs, visa availability, governments or lack thereof and degree of war usually matters.<p>Figures on international …

Africa

From Meat to Muscle

<b>3. Creating Usable Parts</b><br>From your stomach, the chyme passes into your small intestines. Here, additional enzymes--trypsin and chymotrypsin—act on the amino acid strands to break them into even smaller parts, until only single and double amino acids remain.<p><b>4. Preparing for Delivery</b><br>The amino acids …

Einstein's Theory of General Relativity

In 1905, Albert Einstein determined that the laws of physics are the same for all non-accelerating observers, and that the speed of light in a vacuum …

LIGO

Don't drive Christian politicians into the closet

Leaders in all parties are playing down their faith. We can't let secular liberalism become as intolerant as some Christians once were<p>Christians like to think of themselves as martyrs. It’s in the religion’s DNA. So in the wake of gay marriage victories across the Western world there has been a …

Religion
Faith

In A Relationship With A Highly Sensitive Person? Here's What You Need To Know

Let's be honest: relationships are complex, no matter what kind of personality you have. And some truths are universal, like fighting is never fun. Romantic gestures are usually appreciated. Communication is definitely valued. Compromise isn't always easy.<p>But a lot of these nuances are only …

Emotional Intelligence

'If I burn out, I burn out': meet Taylor Wilson, nuclear boy genius

Taylor Wilson has a Geiger counter watch on his wrist, a sleek, sporty-looking thing that sounds an alert in response to radiation. As we enter his parents’ garage and approach his precious jumble of electrical equipment, it emits an ominous beep. Wilson is in full flow, explaining the …

Imperial College London

Steve Jobs and His Remarkably Simple Secret of Life | Inc.com

Without a doubt, Steve Jobs was a creative and business genius-perhaps the most successful of our time. However, like anyone who has achieved great success, Steve Jobs also experienced massive failure. In 1985, he was pushed out of the company he co-founded-Apple-by his board of directors, and more …

Steve Jobs

Maths students losing a month a year, study finds

Maths students are losing a month a year because of scattergun teaching methods, a new study by the UCL Institute of Education and the University of Cambridge has found<p>Maths students are losing a month a year because of scattergun teaching methods, a new study has found.<p>The research by the UCL …

Education

Paper-thin printed solar cells could provide power for 1.3 billion people

The cost of solar power has declined dramatically over the past few decades, from $40 per watt in 1977 to $0.74 per watt in 2013. This trend is …

Solar Panels

My body is the most expensive thing I own

No money can buy it, you cannot inherit it, you cannot steal it, you cannot borrow it. You cannot hold on to it without constant work. It shows patience, passion, and discipline. It is true wealth.<p>I am, right now, as fit as I've ever been.<p>After a childhood and teenage years of gymnastics and …

Fitness

How This Entrepreneur Broke Free of Chains Once and for All

Find out what makes this sleek, belt-driven bike the best designed product of 2015.<p><i>Ask just about any designer which quality is vital for building products that stand the test of time, and they'll say 'simplicity.' David Weiner would surely agree. As the founder of New York City-based Priority</i> …

Steel Frame

Graphene burns bright in world's thinnest filament light bulb

A collaboration between mechanical engineers from the US and Korea has resulted in the creation of the world's thinnest light bulb, which is made …

Nanotech

‘We Will Not Bow Down Nor Will We Be Silent’: Baptist Leader Gets Standing Ovation and Cheers During Speech About God and Gay Marriage

Just days before the U.S. Supreme Court issues its landmark decision on gay marriage, the head of the Southern Baptist Convention, the nation’s second largest Christian denomination, vowed never to perform same-sex nuptials, and encouraged other pastors to take a stand.<p>The Rev. Ronnie Floyd of …

Bow Down

ISIS Terrorist Takes Christian Man And Is About To Kill Him, The Christian Man Says, ‘I know you will kill me, but I give to you my Bible.” The Muslim Murders Him And Takes His Bible, He Then Has A Dream In Which Christ Tells Him, “You are killing my people.” He Then Rejects Islam And Accepts Christ

By onJune 7, 2015 in Featured, General<p><b>By Theodore Shoebat</b><p>An ISIS terrorist took a Christian man and at the point in which he was about to kill him, …

Kids in Louisiana are reading from the Book of Genesis in science classes

For some Louisiana public school students, their science textbook is the Bible, and in biology class they read the Book of Genesis to learn the "creation point of view."<p>Through a public records request, I obtained dozens of emails from the Bossier Parish school district that specifically discuss …

Education

44 Inspiring John C. Maxwell Quotes for Leadership Success | Inc.com

Being a great leader is all about having a genuine willingness and a true commitment to lead others to achieve a common vision and goals through positive influence. No leader can ever achieve anything great or long-lasting all alone. Teamwork goes hand in hand with leadership. Leadership is <i>about</i> …

Team Building

5 Ways Successful Entrepreneurs Think Differently | Inc.com

When it comes to owning a business, there are two types of people: those who make it and those who don't. And to the surprise of many, it's not always the most skilled or talented in an industry who survive, but rather those who know how to play the game. There are many traits that make for strong …

Success

30 Signs You Are On A Successful Path.

We all wanted to be the successful people we see in magazines, in newspapers, and on the internet. What qualities do these successful people possess …

5 Aspects of Emotional Intelligence Required for Effective Leadership | Inc.com

Emotional intelligence is widely known to be a key component of effective leadership. The ability to be perceptively in tune with yourself and your emotions, as well as having sound situational awareness can be a powerful tool for leading a team. The act of knowing, understanding, and responding to …

Emotional Intelligence

What subjects did the world's most successful entrepreneurs study?

Entrepreneurship

19 Best Productivity Resources To Get Things Done

These days, there’s no shortage of web resources to choose from. And although options are wonderful, they can also be the bane of our existence. Too …

Sleep: Why Successful Entrepreneurs Snooze More and Work Less

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The value placed on sleep has plummeted in recent years as members of the business community have continued to to brag about how many hours they’ve clocked, versus how many hours of sleep they’ve lost.<p>Sacrificing sleep may seem to make …

Sleep

How Bill Gates, Andy Grove, And Steve Jobs Found Success Without Business Training

The CEOs of Microsoft, Intel, and Apple were famously flawed leaders, so how did they manage to transform their companies?<p>Strategy without execution is as worthless as execution without strategy.<p>Getting both right is a challenging task, but one that Bill Gates, Andy Grove, and Steve Jobs all …

Leadership

It’s the Weekend! Why Are You Working?

If you are like us, you often find yourself working on weekends and are criticized by somebody (your spouse, a friend, a colleague) who thinks there is something inherently wrong in spending some time over the weekend on work-related activities. Do they have a point? We thought there might be some …

University of Chicago

This 90-Minute Morning Routine Will Make Your Workday More Productive

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no stranger to the 12-hour workday. You stay at the office until 9 or 10 p.m. -- or until you just can’t read another email – before you force yourself to go home for a hasty dinner, a little more work and a few …

Time Management

10 Things Productive People Do Before Bed

The most productive people all have certain habits in their daily routines that contribute to their success. They understand that their success …