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PewDiePie Tops the Forbes List of Highest-Paid YouTube Stars

Welp. It beats working.<p>PewDiePie is the undisputed financial king of the YouTube stars.<p>The Swedish performer earned $12 million over the past year with his video game commentary, from advertisers eager to reach his “bro army” of 40 million subscribers. That haul places him at the top of Forbes …

Shea Patterson Sets Decision Date: Will Ole Miss or LSU Land 5-Star QB?

Link to Media<p>Coveted 5-star quarterback Shea Patterson plans to announce his collegiate commitment Tuesday, Feb. 17, providing a pivotal early decision in the 2016 recruiting cycle:<p>The 6'2", 195-pound prospect is rated third nationally among pro-style passers in 247Sports' composite rankings. He is …

College Football

US Expected To Increase Oil Production In 2015 Despite Declining Oil Prices

Oil prices continue to fall, but don’t expect the U.S. to curtail its production in 2015. In fact, a recent report from the U.S. Energy Information …

After the oil price fall, is natural gas next?

The process of adjustment in the energy market is far from over. After the dramatic halving of the oil price since June there is now every chance …

Is The IPO Outmoded? Why Venture Backed Companies Are Waiting Longer To Go Public

Tech companies are staying private longer. Amazon went public in 1997, just two years after its first round of institutional financing, at a market capitalization of about $440 million. Compare that with on-demand ride service Uber Technologies, which remains private close to six years on and after …

How does your memory work?

Why don’t you remember names instantly and what’s the best way to improve your powers of recollection? This video explains all.<p>To remember something your brain goes through the following process:<p>First your brain consciously registers the memory, a process called encoding. The reason most people …

Practice Not As Important As Believed For Success

But don't use this as an excuse when you mess up at your piano recital.<p>You may have heard of the "10,000 hour rule," popularized in Malcolm Gladwell's book <i>Outliers</i>, which suggests that many people who have reached the top of their fields got there, in large part, due to practicing for 10,000 hours. …

The Science of Stupid: Galileo is Rolling Over in His Grave

So here’s a fine howdy-do for Galileo Galilei: Exactly one day—<i>one flipping day</i>—after the great man’s 450th birthday, on Feb. 15, 2014, a study by …

Best Trips 2013

Got wanderlust? We’ve got your ticket. The National Geographic Traveler editors present the new year's 20 must-see places.

Travel Photography

Kelimutu Sunrise

Splendid Landscapes Photography

The weekend is about to begin and it's time to check some super splendid photography, just for fun! I thought it would be great to share with you …

After The Race

Droplet Meeting

Hydrangea fantasy

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