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How to beat procrastination (backed by science)

Procrastination has been around since the start of modern civilization.<p>Historical figures like Herodotus, Leonardo Da Vinci, Pablo Picasso, Benjamin …

Want to Become Smarter? Learn the Difference Between the 3 Types of 'Smart'

Being wise and learned are better things to strive for.<p><i>Which habits should you practice (and avoid) to become smarter? 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 John L. Miller, software</b> …

Acer launches a new Chromebook 11 with USB-C

And the same low-res display<p>Acer is releasing a new version of the Chromebook 11, which is a pretty standard low- to mid-range addition to its array of Chromebooks.<p>Acer claims the new Chromebook 11 CB311 gets up to 10 hours of battery life on a single charge. It also has a fanless design aimed at …

The 6 Mistakes That Will Kill Startups in 2018

Business success requires business preparation. You don’t have to be a master tactician, but you do need to have a plan in place. This plan will act as a foundation for everything you want to achieve.<p>In my book, The Art of Startup Fundraising, I discuss how being alert to potential mistakes, and …

Startups

What If, One Day, You Honestly Portrayed the 'Dark' Side of Building Your Company?

Supermodels are posting images of themselves sans makeup; they're displaying their stretch marks. Maybe you should do the same when hard times hit your company.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What happens when the only news that founders share is good news, leaving out …

No one has set eyes on this in 150 years, and it's coming this month

Look up at the sky on Jan. 31 and you may witness a sight unseen for 150 years. For the first time since 1866, a total lunar eclipse will occur with the blue moon, or second full moon of the month, which—like the one visible on New Year's Day—will also be a supermoon.<p>Got all that? When the moon is …

A meteorological ‘bomb’ is set to go off along the East Coast, and dangerous cold will soon follow

<b>UPDATE: Jan. 2, 2018, 3:15 p.m. EST</b> This story has been updated to reflect new weather forecast guidance.<p>An unusually powerful storm is threatening …

Scientists Warn 'Bomb Cyclone' Brings Strong Winds, Cold Temperatures

The Eastern United States is being hit by a really powerful winter storm that scientists are calling a bomb cyclone. And yes, that is a scientific term.<p>The National Weather Service forecasts that the storm, which has struck Florida and the Carolinas, will move northward along the Eastern Seaboard …

Weather

Here's Why You Don't Need To Be Scared By Your Dreams About Death

I was 14 years old when I began frequently dreaming about death. My great aunt had just passed, and I woke up in a cold sweat, having reimagined …

How To Stop Feeling Busy All The Time

Quiz: How many times this week did you #humblebrag about how busy you are? It’s a fact of modern American life. In fact, Ann Burnett, a gender studies scholar, has studied family holiday letters dating back to the late 70s and has documented an uptick in words like “hectic,” “whirlwind,” “frantic” …

Time Management

7 Reasons to Abandon Your Comfort Zone and Why You’ll Never Regret It

<b>“Everything you want is on the other side of fear.” ~Jack Canfield</b><p>Imagine with me for a second. You wake up, roll over, and blindly reach to hit your …

6 bad mental habits everyone should unlearn, according to a life coach who teaches people to be happier

I enjoy noticing the impact it has on my day and my life. Sometimes equally important is identifying what habits we have that negate all of the positive mindset gearing we do.<p>Put simply, we need to do some unlearning.<p>Here are six things that many of us are guilty of that sabotage our success, peace …

The Amazing Ways Coca Cola Uses Artificial Intelligence And Big Data To Drive Success

The Coca Cola Company is the world’s largest beverage company selling more than 500 brands of soft drink to customers in over 200 countries. Every single day the world consumes more that 1.9 billion servings of their drinks including brands like Coca Cola (including Diet and Zero) as well as Fanta, …

Artificial Intelligence

The Irish slave trader and sea captain who founded the town of Bombay – in New York

Two Bombays played a dominant role in the life of Michael Hogan.<p>In 1804, when Michael Hogan appeared in New York with his wife, Frances Hogan nee …

New Study Indicates that Planet 9 Likely Formed in the Solar System

In January of 2016, astronomers Mike Brown and Konstantin Batygin published the first evidence that there might be another planet in our Solar …

Universe

No university needed: A Stanford-born company is equipping India’s youth for well-paid tech jobs

After his father suffered a heart attack last year, 16-year old Ayan Saha had to quickly look for a job to support his family. Living below the poverty line in the state of West Bengal, he didn’t have the three-to-four years required to pursue a college degree. As he had some knowledge of Java from …

MOOCs

Trump Administration Seeks to Avoid Withdrawal From Paris Climate Accord

Tillerson says the president is opening to finding ‘right conditions’ to stay in agreement<p>NEW YORK—The Trump administration is considering staying in the Paris agreement to fight climate change “under the right conditions,” offering to re-engage in the international deal three months after …

What if dinosaurs hadn’t died out?

Imagine a world where an asteroid hadn’t wiped out the dinosaurs. What would have happened afterwards – and how might their presence have affected mammals like us?<p>It was the kind of cataclysm that we can scarcely imagine. When an asteroid 15km-wide (nine miles) slammed into planet Earth 66 million …

Dinosaurs