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The Secret to Creating Super Content Easily

I remember reading comic books during my childhood. Yes, some of the best days of life. I would spend time staring longingly at the comic book …

Comic Books

Building the Perfect Content Sandwich [Infographic]

LinkedIn sure are keen on food analogies.<p>Back in 2014, the professional social network created a popular infographic which equated blogging best …

Infographics

5 Compelling Lead Magnets That Work Every Time

Do you have a content marketing strategy? Are you unsure what lead magnets work best?<p>While running a content marketing strategy, it is important to …

The 10 Most Important SEO Tips You Need to Know

A lot has changed in the world of search engine optimization.<p>However, certain fundamental principles remain unchanged.<p>For example, targeting keywords …

Carly Fiorina Dominates First GOP Debate

The former Hewlett-Packard CEO dominates Thursday’s first GOP debate—and sets herself up to be a real contender for the nomination.<p>When other …

Government

What Jeff Bezos did when this new Amazon employee made a huge mistake

By the time Nadia Shouraboura left Amazon in 2012 after more than 8 years at the company, she had risen through the ranks into one of the most …

When discussing Humanity’s next move to space, the language we use matters.

Elon Musk’s vision for the humanity and colonizing Mars makes me incredibly uneasy. It’s not that Elon Musk has said very many inappropriate things, …

Identity

Will Wilkinson, and his novel in progress, partly about Leo Strauss

Here is one excerpt from his very interesting post:<p>I get and very much like the skeptical, anti-theoretical thrust of Strauss. I like his deep …

Elon Musk: Burning Fossil Fuels Is the 'Dumbest Experiment in History, By Far'

Burning oil will probably destroy the environment, but why find out?<p>​Elon Musk, founder of Tesla and SpaceX, and chairman of SolarCity, and the guy who dreamt up the hyper loop, says we shouldn't need an environmentally motivated reason to transition to clean energy. We're probably going to run out …

Fossil Fuels

Colombia - Photographs by Steven Pinker

The Primal Blueprint Podcast - Episode #60: Brad Pilon

Elon Musk, Neil deGrasse Tyson laugh about artificial intelligence turning the human race into its pet labrador

Elon Musk has already ignited a debate over the dangers of artificial intelligence. The chief executive of Tesla and SpaceX has called it humanity’s greatest threat, and something even more dangerous than nuclear weapons.<p>Musk publicly hasn’t offered a lot of detail about why he’s concerned, and …

Artificial Intelligence

Paleo isn't a fad diet, it's an ideology that selectively denies the modern world

Celebrity chef Pete Evans ‘won’t be silenced’ after his paleo book for children stirred up controversy – but paleo’s assumptions are only superficially plausible<p>Australian celebrity chef Pete Evans planned to publish a “paleo diet” cookbook for children, Bubba Yum Yum: The Paleo Way, that …

Paleo Diet

Invasion of the Pod People

What do we know about the future? It will be sleek and streamlined; the Internet will be faster; Elon Musk will be king; and we’ll all travel in pods.<p>…

Transportation

More food from less land

Booming cereal yields are good for the planet, but Europe lags behind<p>My Times column on farm yields and land sparing:<p>If something drops out of the …

Agriculture

Apple's Arrogance, Audacity, And Alchemy, As It Challenges Human Evolution

‘What gives Apple the right to change the world?’<p>This thought struck me during Tim Cook’s presentation on Monday. Strip out the emotive language of magical hardware, software that reduces the pain points of modern life, and an ecosystem that attempts to link everything in your life through …

San Francisco

What to Eat on a Pegan Diet

First there was the Paleolithic diet, emulating the eating habits of our nomadic ancestors. Now there’s a more vegetarian version: the Pegan …

Nutrition

Lumber Liquidators Defends Its Products After '60 Minutes' Report

Earlier this month, the flooring retailer Lumber Liquidators got the kind of attention companies dread. CBS' <i>60 Minutes</i> did a story saying the company's products have unsafe levels of formaldehyde, a known carcinogen.<p>The news sent Lumber Liquidators' stock price into a free fall, down more than 50 …

California Air Resources Board

Normal-Sized Guys Who Are Ridiculously Strong

(Want even more strength tips? Read <b>3 Training Secrets That Will Make You Instantly Stronger.</b>)<p><b>Create Tension<br>Name:</b> Pat Davidson <b><br>Weight:</b> 175 <b><br>Feats of strength:</b> Carried an 800-pound yoke for 50 feet; did a 320 farmer’s walk for 50 feet (carrying 640 pounds total); deadlifted 585 pounds<p>You’ll never get …

John Gray: Steven Pinker is wrong about violence and war

A new orthodoxy, led by Pinker, holds that war and violence in the developed world are declining. The stats are misleading, argues Gray – and the idea of moral progress is wishful thinking and plain wrong<p>For an influential group of advanced thinkers, violence is a type of backwardness. In the most …

War

Here's What the Apple Watch Activity App Looks Like on iPhone

Developer Hamza Sood has revealed the not unexpected fact that the iPhone version of the Apple Watch’s Activity app is lurking within iOS 8.2. It seems it will only appear when your phone is paired with the wearable device, unlike the undeletable companion app.<p>The Activity app uses the same all …

10 Books To Read That Will Give Your Creativity A Boost

There is no prescribed formula that will make anyone more creative. But there are tools. Successful people who attribute their best practices, styles …

21 tips, tricks and shortcuts to help you stay anonymous online

Avoiding being tracked online is nearly impossible, but here are a few ways to reduce the risk<p>1. SECURE WEBMAIL WITH EXTENSIONS<p>If you’re using a popular webmail service, such as Gmail or Yahoo Mail, and you don’t or can’t make the switch to a more secure service, then consider installing …

Information Systems

22 Egg Recipes to Kickstart Your Morning

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Eggs are a staple of my diet, and while I eat plenty for lunch and dinner, they're still most often seen on my breakfast table. Versatile, affordable, with a nice dose of protein to kick off your day, it's no wonder that eggs …

Cooking

‘Fast Flip’ for the Best Steak of Your Life

<b>Last Updated November, 2017.</b><p>Breaking misconceptions can be tough on the psyche. No one enjoys learning they’ve been wrong the whole time. Debunking …

Fiat boss: Google and Apple may disrupt car industry

<b>The traditional motor industry would be foolish to ignore moves by Google and Apple into car technology, said Fiat-Chrysler boss Sergio Marchionne.</b><p>The chief executive of one of the world's biggest carmakers said the two US companies were "incredibly serious" about their automotive ambitions.<p>He said …

Autos

You Can Manufacture What You Desire

<i>Peter Diamandis recently spoke with The WorldPost about his new book, “Bold: How to Go Big, Create Wealth and Impact the World.” He is also founder of the XPRIZE Foundation and co-founder of Singularity University, Planetary Resources and Human Longevity Inc.</i><p><b>WorldPost: What differentiates this</b> …

You Only Get Better By Doing: The Mastery Kettlebell Workout

I’ve had one of those weeks where everything just seems like so much work. I think it’s because I have a lot on my plate right now in terms of what I …

Workouts

The Mystery of the Netanyahu Disaster, and a Possible Explanation

At face value, this speech makes no sense. But there may be a deeper logic to the Israeli prime minister's determination to speak to Congress.<p>Why is Benjamin Netanyahu going ahead with his speech to Congress in a few hours' time, despite complaints from all quarters about the damage it is causing? …

Israel

From Beer to Caffeine: The Birth of Innovation

Three hundred years ago, during the Age of Enlightenment, the coffee house became the center of innovation.<p>Back then, most people went from drinking beer to consuming coffee (i.e. from being tipsy to being wired) and ideas started exploding.<p>The details of this story are important (and fun) one for …

Innovation