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This Map Shows the Salary You'd Need to Buy an Average Home in Every State

See how it compares with local salaries.<p>Buying a home has long been part of the American dream. But with middle-class incomes stagnant and home …

Real Estate

The Great Pyramid of Giza Might Focus Electromagnetic Energy in Its Chambers

This is odd.<p>Theoretical research by an international team of physicists has discovered that the Great Pyramid of Giza can concentrate electromagnetic …

Physics

The 1 networking rule 99% of people are afraid to follow, but should

How many times have you found yourself at a networking event, only to feel like you’re at a networking event?<p>I’ll let you in on a little secret: …

Networking

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Cooking Frozen Vegetables — Cooking Mistakes

Frozen vegetables are a smart cook's secret weapon. They eliminate two of the biggest roadblocks in the kitchen: washing and prepping produce (<i>hello</i>, …

1 hour per day doing this mental exercise will exponentially increase your success

<b>“Remember, dreams without goals are just dreams and they ultimately fuel disappointment. Have dreams, but have goals, life goals, yearly goals,</b> …

Want to Keep Your Best Workers From Leaving? Please Stop Being This Type of Boss

According to research, 50 percent of employees leave their job to get away from their manager.<p>In Gallup's massive research over the course of three decades, they have identified three types of workers:<p>1. <b>Engaged Employees</b>: They work with passion and feel a profound connection to their company. They …

Missing Mexican students were killed, dissolved in acid after mistaken identity: authorities

Three Mexican film students who went missing in March in Guadalajara, in the state of Jalisco, were kidnapped, tortured and killed, and their bodies were dissolved in acid, authorities said Monday.<p>State prosecutors said criminals had confused them with members of a rival gang.<p>The grim news led to …

Mexico

Hemp Can Fight Cancer, Too, Reveal Scientists in New Cannabis Study

Not all marijuana-derived drugs need to get you high.<p>With one and a half million new cases diagnosed each year, scientists are on a continuous hunt …

Launching a startup? These are the 5 skills you need to have.

No matter how groundbreaking your startup idea is, you won't be able to get it off the ground if you don't possess the necessary technical and …

Startups

How Does the Body Excrete Fat?

Although losing weight is sometimes described as "melting" or "shedding" pounds, what you're really doing is exhaling them away. Fat loss happens …

Nutrition

Artificial intelligence accelerates discovery of metallic glass

If you combine two or three metals together, you will get an alloy that usually looks and acts like a metal, with its atoms arranged in rigid …

How Christina Lecki Takes Sustainability in the Kitchen to the Next Level

The chef at Brooklyn's Reynard doesn't stop at food scraps. Using a 24-hour cooking schedule and encouraging her purveyors to use reusable packaging, …

The Single Most Important Thing You Can Do to Build Emotional Intelligence

The most important thing when you're trying to learn a skill often is to just be quiet.<p><i>How can we improve our emotional intelligence? 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 Jennifer</b> …

Uber Has Acquired Jump And Officially Joined The Dockless Bike Wars

"We’re excited to begin our next chapter and to play a significant part in the transition of Uber to a multi-modal platform," Jump CEO Ryan Rzepecki said.<p>Uber is expanding beyond four wheels and is jumping right into the dockless bike wars.<p>Uber announced Monday morning it will acquire the electric …

Currency Exchange Rate Tools For Tourists

<b>Planning your vacation budget and keeping to it can be challenging when everything is priced in pounds and you are used to paying with dollars.</b> …

6 of the Best Translation Apps For Travelers

Not multilingual? You don’t actually need to be with these apps, all which will help you read, speak and understand a variety of different languages. …

Apps

Sharing your Netflix password could now be a federal crime

Tech<p>Are payment apps like Venmo safe? KLG and Hoda find out!<p>03:48<p>Facebook dating? Here’s what the feature might look like<p>02:34<p>What’s next for Amazon’s Alexa? More personalization and a more ‘humanlike’ demeanor<p>03:26<p>Clothes that track your location? Tommy Hilfiger’s new 'smart' line, 'Xplore,' …

Social Media

What Steve Jobs, Venus Williams, and the Dalai Lama Have to Say About Focus (Hint: It's Really Important)

Is your mind wandering off again? This will inspire you to find your focus again and get going.<p>Anytime is a good time to spring into action. But making the decision to get work done, start that project, or pursue that dream is only half the battle. You will need a deep reserve of commitment and …

Why Your Friends May Know You Better Than You Do

Does it ever seem like your close friends know you and understand your behavior patterns better than you do yourself? Three key factors related to …

Psychology

9 Kitchen Hacks That Will Make Healthy Eating So Much Easier

We’ve all been there: You come home from a long day at work and you’re exhausted.You’re so hungry, you could start gnawing on your arm at any moment.</i> …

Taking advantage of tax reform: 19 tax hacks for 2018

Learn some ways to cut your taxes both on the return you're filing now and in the future.<p>Tax reform has been front and center on the minds of most taxpayers, as the current tax season marks the last one in which you'll have to file using the old tax laws. That's making taxpayers more curious than …

According to Psychologist Adam Grant, This Is the Best Way to Respond to Negative Feedback

The secret is in focusing less on the feedback itself, and more on how you respond to it.<p>When we receive negative feedback, our bodies react instinctively. Physiologically, our shoulders tense up and our breath becomes more shallow. What's worse is that, according to studies on how we respond to …

Do Just 1 Thing Differently to Learn Faster and Remember Longer: No Extra Time, Effort, or Technology Required

You don't even have to change the manner in which you study or practice. You only have to do this.<p>Even though many people feel that success is all about whom you know, success is almost always based on <i>what</i> you know. That's why so many people want to learn faster, retain more information, and …

3 Ways to Declutter Your Mind So You Can Focus on the Things That Matter Most

Getting rid of the mental clutter makes room for the things that really matter.<p>Researchers estimate you have about 60,000 thoughts each day. And many of those thoughts involve thinking the same things over and over again.<p><i>I never have enough time. I have nothing to wear. I look stupid. My house</i> …

How the Jaegers in Pacific Rim Uprising Violate Physics

It's time for another giant robot-like machine that battles other huge stuff—yes, it's the release of <i>Pacific Rim Uprising</i>. The movie comes out on …

Who Owns the Vikings? Pagans, Neo-Nazis and Advertisers Tussle Over Symbols

RUNTUNA, Sweden — The cries of “Hell!” “Hell!” ringing out across a snow-clad landscape attracted a curious crowd of weekend tobogganers. At the foot of an ancient Viking burial mound, one of the prime sledding spots near the Swedish village of Runtuna, a circular gathering of pagan worshipers was …

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