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CERES Report Reveals Which Electric Utilities Recognize The Clean Energy Future We Need

Electric utilities tend to take a lot of heat for clouding public understanding of climate change and standing in the way of energy resources that won't cook the planet.<p>A number of utilities, for instance, have spent hundreds of millions over the past few years lobbying against the Clean Power …

Renewable Energy

9 Innovations That Could Become the Next “Big Thing”

Halfway into 2016, it is clear that we are living in a new era of innovation. Beyond Silicon Valley, corporations and startup hubs worldwide are …

19 Words You Should Never Say the First Time You Meet Someone

Some are tired. Some are overused. Some are hyperbolic. And some are insufferable.<p>Plenty of people use tired clichés, overblown superlatives, and breathless adjectives to describe themselves in social media profiles and marketing materials. Plenty of people write things about themselves they may …

4 Proven Secrets to Easily Improve Your Body Language

What is your body language telling others about you?<p>Last week I wrote about how to read other people (you can check that out here.) But being able to …

A CEO shares 8 simple skills that will radically improve your life

We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our job during the busy workweek.<p>Wealthy and successful people, on the other hand, know that there are some other skills outside of their job description that can also immensely improve their wealth and their life.<p>They may not …

Learning

10 Evening Habits Of Highly Successful People

We all know that early birds get more things done by making the most out of their mornings and setting the day right for successful completion of all …

Personal Finance Basics: 7 Essential Habits for Saving and Investing

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Investors<p>These are the basics of running your financial life.<p>By Suzanne Woolley | June 20, 2016 | Updated on May 3, …

4 TED Talks To Become A True Leader

There’s no set formula for what makes an effective leader. Some people make it to the top and others don’t, but contrary to popular belief, it’s not all a game of wealth. The following TED Talks, given by thought leaders in their respective fields, explore various factors that contribute to the …

Sheryl Sandberg

How to trick your iPhone into freeing up storage space

A trick to get more storage space on your iPhone has been circulating around the Internet today — but you have to have less than a gig of available …

The 17 equations that changed the world

In 2012, Mathematician Ian Stewart came out with an excellent and deeply researched book titled "In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World.<p>His book takes a look at the most pivotal equations of all time, and puts them in a human, rather than technical context.<p>"Equations …

Mathematics

21 Executives Share the Daily Routines That Help Them Succeed

Being intentional about simple routines makes all the difference.<p>The most successful people I know make navigating business and life look easy, often because they have their crap together more than most people. They get up early, stay in front of health issues, and are smart about money. They know …

7 Protein Cookie Recipes for Healthier Snacking

Cookies get a bad rap, but if you find the right recipes, they can be mostly healthy and totally filling. These treats fit the bill and are perfect …

Dessert

The mathematically proven strategy to win 14 of the most popular games

By Ana Swanson<p>, Reporter<p><i>Originally published May 8</i><p>From Risk to tic-tac-toe, popular games involve tons of strategic decisions, probability and math. So one happy consequence of being a data nerd is that you may have an advantage at something even non-data nerds understand: winning.<p>So how do you win …

Mathematics

Dynamic Duos: How To Get More Nutrition By Pairing Foods

What are the makings of a great salad? You need fresh greens, of course, and then a layer of colorful vegetables like tomatoes and carrots.<p>That's a good start. But to help the body absorb more of the nutrients packed into this medley, you may want to add something else: a cooked egg.<p>A small study …

Nutrition

Grilled Sweet Potato Baba Ghanoush

4 (makes about 2 cups) Servings<p>Active Time: 15 min<p>Total Time: 1 min<p>There’s a method to making baba ghanoush. And it applies to way more than eggplant.<p>July 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil, plus more<p>2 pounds sweet potatoes (about 2 medium)<p>3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>2 tablespoons tahini<p>½ …

What’s the Most Muscle You Can Gain?

The fitness and supplement industries have promised improbable results for as long as they’ve existed. Here’s the truth about the limits of human muscle growth<p>I saw my first bodybuilding show in the early 1980s. It was an amateur contest in St. Louis, my hometown. The range of physiques on display …

The 20 Best Workout Moves To Build Your Butt

Target your money maker -- and your body's largest and most powerful muscle group, the glutes -- with these expert-approved moves.<p>The glutes are your body's largest and most powerful muscle group—and the key to an attractive set of assets. If you want a winning moneymaker, you should be all about …

Out Of Coffee? Eat These 10 Foods For Energy Instead

<i>Photo credit: Paul Delmont, Thrive Market</i><p><i>By Gina Vaynshteyn for Thrive Market</i><p>Like most people who struggle to stay awake during the day, I absolutely need a cup of coffee to get me going -- and stay going.<p>Caffeine is fine in moderation, and an addict probably shouldn't eliminate it cold turkey, but …

Nutrition

3 Exercise Machines You'll Want to Buy When You Win the Lottery

Can you say dream home gym?<p>We polled more than 1,000 women about their workout needs and habits to present you with our 2015 Fitness Award winners. Here, our top picks for the exercise machines you'll absolutely want to splurge on to create the ultimate at-home gym.<p><b>1. Pro-Form Thinline Pro Desk</b> …

10 Best Old School Exercises

1. Wide-Grip Chins<p>"You don't see too many people doing wide grip chins anymore. Everyone does lat pulldowns, but they seem to have forgotten about …

Cutting-Edge Auto Tech Advances From A 130-Year-Old Company

When most people think of automotive in terms of technology, what usually comes to mind is a slow-moving, archaic industry compared to the swift, avant-garde sexiness of Silicon Valley. But in reality innovation has always been a huge driver in the car industry, and tech advances are currently …

Calorie-Crushing Combos

Blast fat and boost your metabolism with these complex movements

The Beginner’s Guide to Interval Training

Men's Fitness Editors

Interval Training

Portland’s New Pipes Harvest Power From Drinking Water

Small turbines in the pipes spin in the flowing water, and send that energy into a generator.<p>“It’s pretty rare to find a new source of energy where …

UC Berkeley

The Week Your New Year’s Resolution to Exercise Dies

As Gyms Start to Thin Out in Late January, Experts Tell How to Make a New Routine Stick<p>By<p>Rachel Bachman<p>Rachel Bachman<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@Bachscore<p>Rachel.Bachman@wsj.com<p>People with the noble New Year’s resolution to work out or work out more should mark their calendars: That resolve …

New York University

How long does it take to form a habit?

It takes an average 66 days to form a new habit, according to new research by Phillippa Lally and colleagues from the Cancer Research UK Health …

7 Exercises You Need in Your Routine

You may have been hitting it since you were 15, and at this point you’ve more than likely got a solid routine. You’re strong, you’re fast, and you …

10 Winter Soup Recipes To Try | Glitter Guide

One of the best parts about winter is cozying up inside as the sleet and snow whirl around outside. Whether you’re curled up with a good book, …

Put your health first and get into shape with the best iPhone fitness apps

Health and wellness<p>Though these aren’t necessarily apps for exercise, eating right is crucial to living a healthy lifestyle. Pair it with weekly …

The Week Ahead: An Investor's Best Friend in Volatile Times

Just before the holidays, I wondered <i>Will Volatility Ruin Your Holiday</i> but was not really expecting the markets to get even more volatile in early 2015. The 400 point swing last Tuesday was a sign that this is maybe the new reality for 2015.<p>Of course, many believe that only traders make profits in …

Stock Markets