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Panpsychism is a crazy theory about consciousness — and it's probably true

Common sense tells us that only living things have an inner life. Rabbits and tigers and mice have feelings, sensations, and experiences; tables and …

This biology teacher destroyed transphobic myths with one science lesson

“Alternative facts” have become par for the course in 2017, so it’s more important than ever to use good, old-fashioned “real facts” to combat …

18 Movies Every Entrepreneur Should Watch

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Yes, Hollywood may dramatize the plight of the entrepreneur. But sometimes the best way to capture reality is through fiction. Wherever you are in your business venture, you can glean some insight from these 18 provocative and wildly …

Wall Street

These Are the Four Stages of Your Brain on Math

Have you ever wondered what your brain is really doing as you sweat your way through a math test? Now you can see for yourself, thanks to a new brain …

SpareMin helps you fill your extra time with spontaneous phone calls

Even though TechCrunch readers can get really busy with their jobs, their side hustles and everything else in their lives, you’ll probably still have a few moments of downtime today — maybe when you’re driving home from work. A new startup called SpareMin aims to help you fill that time with phone …

Customer Service

The Goldilocks Rule: How to Stay Motivated in Life and Business

It was 1955 and Disneyland had just opened in Anaheim, California when a ten-year-old boy walked in and asked for a job. Labor laws were loose back then and the boy managed to land a position selling guidebooks to visitors for $0.50 a piece.<p>Within a year, he had transitioned to Disney's magic shop …

Motivation

The crazy life of former fugitive and cybersecurity legend John McAfee

He built one of the biggest antivirus companies to date, and yet it's what happened after this chapter of his life that made him a legend.<p>McAfee once lived in Belize and allegedly got caught up with drugs and other illegal activities.<p>Since then, he's made a bid to run for president, founded his own …

McAfee

We got access to the best deal out there for a custom suit — and went through the whole process to show you what it's like to get fitted for one

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Marcus Ricci Getting a suit can be a stressful and expensive outing. Usually you're suiting up in preparation for a big event, a …

Clothing

Breakthrough Science on Leadership and Why You Shouldn't Read This Article

How great leaders who never learned leadership from science, books, or classes became great.<p>As a leader, entrepreneur, and professor, I used to enjoy TED talks and learning about frontier science. Do you feel, watching them, like I felt: "This is forefront stuff. Since most people don't know it, I …

TED Talks

Every female athlete playing sports today owes a debt of gratitude to Pat Summitt

Pat Summitt, who died Tuesday, was a pioneer for all of women's sports, not just basketball<p>Pat Summitt leaves this world far, far too soon at the age …

Alzheimer's Disease

DAKU's typographic sundial in india generates ever-changing graffiti

<b>DAKU’s typographic sundial in india generates ever-changing graffiti</b><p><b>the first dedicated public art district in india came to life this year.</b> as part …

Streetwear

Physicists Say They've Figured Out How to 'See' Inside a Black Hole

What lies beyond the event horizon.<p>Physicists have come up with a new way to predict what lies beyond the event horizon of a black hole, and it could …

Johnson Publishing sells Ebony, Jet magazines to Texas firm

After a 71-year run in Chicago, Johnson Publishing is getting out of publishing.<p>The company said Tuesday it has sold Ebony, its iconic African-American lifestyle magazine, and the now digital-only Jet magazine to Clear View Group, an Austin, Texas-based private equity firm, for an undisclosed …

Want Your Kids to Grow Up Successful? Here's What You Need at Home

What's more important than how much money you make or where you live.<p>Parents are eager to do everything they possibly can to help their children be successful. If you want your kids to earn big salaries as adults, what should you buy them now? Piano lessons? Coding camp? Mandarin class?<p>None of the …

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Elon Musk Says We’re Probably Characters in Some Advanced Civilisation's Video Game

Halp.<p>I don’t want to freak you out here, but there’s a chance you’re not the only 'you' in existence.<p>I'm not talking about the possibility that you …

Google makes it easy to find lost phones and access My Account

Back in 2015, Google launched a feature that displays a map showing your Android phone's current location when you search for "find my phone." Now, the big G is introducing another way to look for missing devices that sounds especially useful for absent-minded users. In the near future, searching …

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Google's secret keyboard feature lets you easily move the cursor

We've all experienced a situation where you're typing a message or email on your phone, notice a typo and need to fix it.<p>The process usually involves tapping on the screen in an attempt to place the cursor where you want it, but instead your phone puts the cursor a row too high or low. Then you tap …

VR is the hottest thing in tech, now here come the gadgets

TAIPEI, Taiwan — If there was any doubt that the tech industry sees VR as the next big thing, this year's Computex trade show killed it.<p>Annually held …

Virtual Reality

Heimlich uses namesake manoeuvre for first time at 96 to save choking woman

Henry Heimlich, a 96-year-old surgeon credited with developing his namesake Heimlich manoeuvr, has used the emergency technique for the first time himself to save a woman choking on food at his senior living centre.<p>Heimlich said he has demonstrated the well-known manoeuvr many times since he …

9 Foods You Should Never Keep In Your Refrigerator

They’ll stay fresher at other temperatures<p>Your refrigerator is a beautiful thing. Its consistently low temperature keeps food fresh and bacteria-free.<p>But not everything you eat should be kept at a perpetual chill. In fact, for these nine foods, your fridge can do more harm than good.<p><b>Related:</b> Does …

Physicists might have just detected a fifth force of nature

But now physicists in Hungary think they might have found evidence of a mysterious fifth force of nature. And, if verified, it would mean we'd need to rethink our understanding of how the universe actually works.<p>Before we get into that, let's go back to those four forces for a second, because …

Physics

Make the Perfect Breakfast Egg Sandwich Using Just a Microwave

Most of us don’t have a lot of time in the morning to cook a luxurious breakfast, but this technique from Epicurious delivers one of the most …

10 Sneaky Tricks Every Wine Drinker Needs to Know

The Totally Counterintuitive Thing Science Says You Should Do to Your Résumé

📝 💯<p>We've all been trained to avoid giving out too much personal information when we're on the job hunt. But according new research from Vanderbilt University, it's better to get real about gaps in your résumé—and being honest could actually land you the job.<p>"Our study provides the first-ever …

A scientist spent 26 years studying a black hole 10 times the mass of the sun. Then it did something incredible

Modern science is more about patience and persistence than about great epiphanies. It is therefore extremely satisfying when you make a breakthrough, …

Black Holes

12 of your biggest cooking questions answered with science

Without further ado, here are the scientific answers to some of your biggest quandaries in the kitchen.

Pie

This Ice Cream Float is Part Iced Coffee, Part White Russian and All Delicious

Nothing says summer like a peach cobbler. Serve yours up in liquid form with a little kick.<p>The Amalfi Coast is calling. Drink in summer with this …

Why Snapchat Is the New LinkedIn for Tech Startups

While Snapchat is by design a communication mobile app platform, it has also evolved into a social content platform.<p>Snapchat's core interaction is simple; users take a picture or video and send that content to select individuals or broadcast that content to all their followers through the …