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What Immediately Happens to Your Body When You Stop Smoking

Knowing the damage that smoking does to your body in the long term doesn’t make it any easier to quit, but there are surprisingly some immediate …

Growing Geopolitical Risks From South China Sea Disputes, Says Fitch Ratings

Last week, Fitch Ratings said that maritime disputes in the South China Sea underscore the growing importance of geopolitics in shaping the international policy agenda of countries in the Asia Pacific region. The credit ratings agency added that “shifts in the regional and global balance of power …

The 7 Habits of the Most Productive Entrepreneurs

Here are the 7 habits the world's most successful entrepreneurs have cultivated that allow them to consistently achieve, earn, and enjoy more.<p>Here are the 7 habits the world's most successful entrepreneurs have cultivated that allow them to consistently achieve, earn, and enjoy more.<p><b>Build blocks of</b> …

Clouds gather over solar power after golden years of success

After a day in which Britain generated more power from the sun than from coal for the first time, the industry should be rejoicing. But the mood is fearful<p>Given that the government is determined to avoid playing a financial role in the planned new nuclear plant at Hinkley Point, it is perhaps …

Solar Panels

25 Powerful Quotes Entrepreneurs Can Use to Motivate and Inspire

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being an entrepreneur can be an emotional ride, with ups, downs, joy and disappointment. Sometimes a little piece of advice or wisdom from a brilliant mind can help you motor through even the most difficult of times.<p>I recently put …

Motivation

The 26 happiest, richest, healthiest, and most crime-free countries in the world

Every year, the Legatum Institute, a London based think-tank releases its annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks what it calls the most prosperous countries in the world.<p>The amount of money a country has is one factor of prosperity, but the Legatum Institute considered more than …

Geography

10 Photographers Who Captured the Soul of New York City

11 Unique Habits of Highly Successful Entrepreneurs

<i>This article by John Rampton is part of our</i> <i>Blogtober</i> <i>event, which features blog posts written by industry influencers in support of Breast Cancer</i> …

A psychologist reveals the 9 most common dreams and what they mean

Many psychologists have given up trying to interpret dreams, but we talked to one who hasn't.<p>Psychologist Ian Wallace has interpreted over 150,000 dreams during more than 30 years of practice.<p>He helped us compile a list of nine of the most common dreams, their meanings, and what action you should …

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30 CEOs Reveal the Daily Habits Responsible for Their Success

Getting to the top involves doing the right things, day after day.<p>Look at any CEO running a profitable company and you’ll find someone who has figured a few things out. One trait many of these leaders have in common: consistency. Check out these quotes from 30 successful CEOs regarding the daily …

Buckingham Palace Might Have Accidentally Released Elizabeth Nazi Salute Footage

Buckingham Palace might have accidentally released to documentary filmmakers a home movie of a 7-year-old Princess Elizabeth performing the Nazi …

Why 'The Seven' Morning Routine Is So Important

Here are a few reasons to consider a morning routine that involves clear thinking and note writing.<p>This one is starting to go viral.<p>Thousands of people are following a morning routine called "The Seven," which I invented to help you gain focus and plan your day. Each day, I receive a few dozen …

Europe's banks set to sell 100 billion euros of unwanted loans

LONDON (Reuters) - Europe’s banks are likely to sell a record 100 billion euros (73 billion pounds) of loans this year that are no longer part of their main businesses, according to consultants PwC, chipping away at a pile of 1.9 trillion euros of unwanted assets.<p>File photo of the Canary Wharf …

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UK housing crisis: brick stocks hit record low

The number of bricks in the UK has fallen to the lowest level on record as takeover activity builds<p>Brick stocks in the UK have reached the lowest level on record as merger mania grips the sector.<p>Stockpiles of the vital building blocks dipped to 323m at the end of October, down almost a third from …

A beautiful view of Mount Semeru in Indonesia. See more of this week's top submissions to the National Geographic Photo Contest: http://on.natgeo.com/1rfbfyK Photo by Hartono Hosea

21 Buildings You Need To See In Your Lifetime

We've come a long way since then — creating temples to our gods, houses for our operas, and museums for our art that rival nature's beauty.<p>Here are 21 buildings you need to see before you kick the bucket.

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Amid Smoking Decline, Look Who's Still Lighting Up

Robin Koval is making a career of her changed tobacco habit.<p>"I'm a child of a smoker — my father was a heavy smoker," Koval says. "Really typical to the way the story goes, I started smoking when I was 15."<p>Now she is president and CEO of Legacy, a foundation devoted to preventing tobacco use.<p>Koval …

The World Cup of Dirty Dreams: Inside Brazil’s Most Infamous Brothel

After four years of tending bar at Centaurus, the most elite brothel in the sex-for-pay melee that is the recklessly beautiful city of Rio de …

Choose to make 2014 a New Year of love and trust

A New Year of love and trust is essential to your well-being. Instead of the ephemeral resolutions of the season, trusting yourself and others enough to know that you are worthy of love is life-changing. Three tools for daily use in the New Year invite you to do just that.<p>“I am because you are” is …

2013, a year of tragedies for Malaysia

The incidents which were often followed by sometimes incredulous 'official' explanations have left Malaysians with more questions than answers.<p>KUALA …

Exploring southern Sumatra

When a destination is as big and sprawling as Sumatra – the planet’s sixth largest island – there’s a wealth of exotic and challenging experiences for intrepid travellers. And while the orangutans of Bukit Lawang and the chilled lakeside vibe of Danau Toba draw a regular flow of visitors to …

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Warren Buffett makes $3.45bn bet on Exxon Mobil

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway buys 40.1m shares in world's largest publicly traded oil company Exxon Mobil<p>Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has disclosed a new $3.45bn stake in Exxon Mobil, after buying 40.1m shares in the world's largest publicly traded oil company.<p>Although the investment …

Maps of What the Earth Would Look Like If All Ice Melted

Global warming is a pressing issue that affects everyone. Though it may be hard to tell right now while we still have polar ice caps, National Geographic recently created a series of maps that illustrate how visually different the Earth would look if all the ice on the planet melted. The maps …

US releases $100 banknote with new security features

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/business/1017000/1017154_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1532481067_7b8b2b22ddaa360ff253ef4e775d22c5<p><b>The US Federal Reserve has issued a new hi-tech $100 banknote comprising several new security features.</b><p>It includes a blue 3D security ribbon and a …

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Roasted fried or served with noodles, chicken is on its way to becoming the world's favourite meat. Diners currently chomp through more pork, some 114m tonnes a year compared with 106m tonnes for poultry. But chicken consumption is growing faster and is on track to overtake pork before 2020 http://econ.st/15XCvYP

How to sell your iPhone for the most money (infographic)

With a new iPhone (or two) right around the corner, you’ve probably thought about giving your current model the boot a couple of times over the last …

US President Barack Obama says the US has concluded that the Syrian government carried out a chemical weapons attacks near Damascus http://bbc.in/185p0bg He said the use of chemical weapons affected US national interests and sending a "shot across the bows" could have a positive impact on Syria's war. But in the interview with PBS, said he had not yet made a decision about whether to intervene militarily.

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #14

It has been a while since the last post… Come again and explore the wilderness with us. We are rediscovering that only through sharing will we save this magnificent planet. Social media gives us the ability to share photographs, thoughts, ideas, and knowledge almost instantaneously with powerful …