Erika Anderson

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Donald Trump’s climate policy could shut off electricity to millions of people in Africa

Wherever he went in Africa during his presidency, Barack Obama spoke about climate change. When he addressed the Ghanaian parliament in 2009, he talked about the “undeniable peril” of a warming planet and its effect on the continent. When he spoke in his father’s homeland of Kenya in 2015, he noted …

Climate

DOE charts show why climate doom and gloom isn't needed | Dana Nuccitelli

Clean tech costs have fallen 41–94% over the past 7 years. Wind and solar accounted for two-thirds of new energy installations in the US in 2015.<p>A new report from the US Department of Energy paints a bright picture for our prospects to cut carbon pollution and prevent the most dangerous levels of …

Renewable Energy

6 Useful Psychology Tricks to Think More Positively

Ever heard of reframing? It's the greatest thing since sliced bread. Try it.<p>Do you ever hear that voice inside your head tell you things like:<p>"I screwed up again. I'm worthless."<br>"I can't do this. I was never able to do it. It's not going to work now."<br>"I am nothing compared to those …

5 Simple Things You Should Do Every Sunday Night to Prepare for the Week Ahead

Failure to prepare means preparing to fail.<p>Being productive is all about preparation. If you know what you need to do ahead of time, you will know exactly where to dive in as soon as you get started. On the flip-side, if you do not take the time to prepare, you will find yourself flustered and …

Time Management

The Simple Mind Trick That Instantly Makes You More Persuasive

Mastering the art of persuasion is as simple as beginning with "You're right."<p>Even as neuroscientists continue to unearth new discoveries about the human brain, some of the most effective brain hacks have been around for years. Take Blaise Pascal, for example, born in 1623. The 17th-century French …

Five Sci-Fi Novels That Satirize Society As We Know It

Science fiction obviously attracts me since three of my novels—including my latest, <i>Invasion—</i>have been placed in that category. I think that what I …

Science Fiction

Find Your Core: Yoga In Your Day to Day

<i>“Several key benefits of practicing yoga daily include increased energy, a stronger</i> <i>immune system, stress relief, strong and lean muscles and improved</i> …

5 Make-Ahead Breakfast Sandwiches to Stock Your Freezer

Make-ahead breakfast sandwiches are the ultimate morning miracle — the gift that keeps on giving. The magic behind these sandwiches is big-batch …

Breakfast

Confident People Communicate this Way (Most of us Forget to do This).

In today’s elephant journal Facebook live stream, Waylon talks about communicating—speaking and writing—mindfully.<p>When we are truly confident, …

What I Learned During My Time Away From Social Media

<i>The key lessons learned while abstaining from social media for fourteen days.</i> <b>Column</b> by <b>Michael David Wilson</b>I recently abstained from social media for …

Social Media

Your fall fitness workout plan—customized by Emily Skye

Letting go of your normal routine is part of what makes summer blissful. Beach days, travel plans, and backyard barbecues often take precedence over …

Workouts

Slutty Cheesecake Bars

These will <i>definitely</i> get around.<p>Directions<p>Preheat oven to 325°. Line an 8"-x-8" baking dish with parchment paper or aluminum foil leaving a 2" …

A Single Hour After Work May Just Change Your Life

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t …

The Best Back And Hip Stretch You Should Be Doing

One of the great things about yoga is that it's an anywhere, anytime practice, so those challenging poses and feel-good stretches aren't confined to …

The best time for sex, sleep and a workout, according to science

Want to boost productivity, lose weight and have better sex? The problem may not be with how you’re working, exercising or making love — it may …

How Most People Waste Their Time Off (and What You Should Do Instead)

The psychology of making your next three-day weekend actually feel refreshing.<p>So how was your Labor Day break? Did the time off refresh you? Did you use your long weekend to the fullest? Are you fired up and ready to come back to work?<p>Too often when we return from vacation, our answers to these …

Happiness

6 Bad Habits You Must Break to Succeed

You can't outwork unhealthy patterns. The best way to ditch a bad habit is to embrace a good one in its place.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many of the young entrepreneurs I meet through my work as a writer, investor and entrepreneur aren't reaching their full …

Short-Term Memory

Surround Yourself With Success - How To Improve Your Life...You Can Do It!

Successful people do one thing – they COMMIT. To themselves, to their dream, to the people they are here to serve and to the Universe.<p>When you are …

Success