Heather Betesford

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Genome of Mysterious Extinct Human Reveals Brown-Eyed Girl

The genome of a recently discovered branch of extinct humans known as the Denisovans that once interbred with us has been sequenced, scientists said …

Millionaires Don't Use To-Do Lists (They Use This Instead)

Do you really think Richard Branson and Bill Gates wrote long to-do lists and prioritized items as A1, A2, B1, B2, C1 and on and on?<p>In my research into time management and best practices for productivity, I've interviewed over 200 billionaires, Olympians, straight-A students and entrepreneurs. I …

What Has Quantum Mechanics Ever Done For Us?

In a different corner of the social media universe, someone left comments on a link to Tuesday’s post about quantum randomness declaring that they weren’t aware of any practical applications of quantum physics. There’s a kind of <i>Life of Brian</i> absurdity to posting this on the Internet, which is a …

Say "No" to These 10 Things to Increase Your Success

“The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything.” – <i>Warren …

Motivation

Revealed: the simple ingredient that might explain life’s origins

In spite of a handful of modest advances in understanding, the origin of life has remained largely shrouded in mystery.<p>The transition from lifeless …

Biology