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Forget ideology, liberal democracy’s newest threats come from technology and bioscience

A groundbreaking book by historian Yuval Harari claims that artificial intelligence and genetic enhancements will usher in a world of inequality and powerful elites. How real is the threat?<p>The BBC Reith Lectures in 1967 were given by Edmund Leach, a Cambridge social anthropologist. “Men have become …

Singularity

8 TED Talks to help practice patience

Couples Need This Even More Than Love

Couples don't just drift apart for no reason.<p>I strongly believe that understanding is more important than love, especially when it comes to parenting …

Relationships

10 Ways to Make Her Happy

Remember the old adage: "If she's not happy, he's not happy."<p>As in all such sayings, there's a kernel of truth in this one. When my son was a young boy, I taught him how to master the art of intimacy. I told him that if he learned this, he would live a happy life.<p>Because life is all about …

Happiness

5 Surprising Parenting Methods: Do They Work?

<b>1. Never saying the word "no"</b><p><i>"I can't stand it when kids say 'no' or 'mine' over and over. So I never said that word to my son. I found other ways to</i> …

Does Trying to Be Happy Make Us Unhappy?

As we muddle through our days, the quest for happiness looms large. In the U.S., citizens are granted three inalienable rights: life, liberty, and …

Happiness

Having Poo Troubles? Maybe it's Your Diet.

Everyone Poops.<p>But sometimes we’re not all as “regular” as we would like. Be i, a mad dash to the toilet, or the uncomfortable, bloated, feeling of …

Vegan vs. Paleo: The Yin and Yang of Healthy Eating

Dr. Fred Bischi's raw eating principles are not for the undisciplined. A while back, Dr. Bisci put me on his raw diet when I did the dog-less Iditarod. I ate nothing but raw peanut butter, olive oil and raw carrots... and performed the best I ever have in my life. On the other hand, John Durant …

Nutrition

5 LinkedIn mistakes the could be costing you job opportunities

Why?<p>LinkedIn is the No. 1 tool recruiters use to research candidates. Five out six HR managers and recruiters review your profile to determine if they should contact you about an opportunity.<p>However, while there are over four hundred million member profiles (and counting) on LinkedIn, it's …

Employment

7 Things You Should Do Before Every Workout

Why You Need to Always Warm Up<p>According to Mosher, warm-up exercises are important for three reasons: They increase blood flow to the muscles …

Muscle

8 Gymnastics Moves You Must Add to Your Routine

Incorporate these exercises into your workout to improve your stamina, power, and strength

New York City

Hem’s Addictive, Custom Shelving Tool Teases Responsive Furniture To Come

Easily configurable, custom furniture: It’s the anti-Ikea, and the latest trend in interior design.<p>Responsive design has already taken over the web, with apps and sites that can automatically stretch and shrink to fit on tablets or televisions with equal comfort.<p>Now, we’re seeing that same trend …

Furniture

Home

If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Infographics

The Hamstring Smash | Men's Health

But you won’t loosen up your backside with a few seconds of stagnant stretching before your workout. You need to really dig into the restricted area in order to lengthen the muscles and break up scar tissue, says <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour.<p>His recommendation: two to five minutes of …

"Steve Jobs" Turns Apple's Founder Into A Fascinating Jerk

Michael Fassbender and Aaron Sorkin dazzle with this flashy movie about being a visionary and being an asshole.<p>Aaron Sorkin has described himself as "just this side of luddite." He's made it clear that he can't stand the internet, which he feels is full of people who talk and talk and don't listen …

These 5 Kits Can Teach Kids About Computers and Coding

As adults and parents, we’re quick to point out how much simpler—and therefore better—things were when we were young. Instead of iPads, we had books. …

Kids

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It | Inc.com

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

7 books that will train your brain to overachieve

1. "Curious"<p><b>Subtitle:</b> The Desire to Know and Why Your Future Depends On It<p><b>Author:</b> Ian Leslie<p><b>5 Second Summary:</b> Harness your natural curiosity to develop the ability to think more broadly and deeply.<p><b>Best Quote:</b> "Curious learners go deep, and they go wide. They are the people best equipped for the …

London School of Economics

Forget Business School--Just Watch These 10 TED Talks

You can emerge as an effective trailblazer in your office by being true to yourself and constantly learning. Start by watching these short lectures and embodying their lessons.<p>In today's business world, leaders are emerging at all ranks. The role of the leader is not exclusive to executive-level …

Self-improvement