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12 Financial Goals You Should Reach By Your 30s

I remember looking up to people in their 30s when I was in college. They looked so grown up, like they had it all figured out. The house, the car, the kids... but now, at 35, I realize some of them just went with the flow, without a plan, and are paying dearly for the mistakes of their early days. …

Personal Finance

This $499 magic mirror could make you fitter than ever

Anyone who's ever tried to lose more than a few pounds knows the harsh raw power of the bathroom mirror and the bathroom scales. For some of us, …

7 Habits That May Actually Change The Brain, According To Science

The brain is by far our most precious organ–others are good, too, but they all pale in comparison to the mighty brain. Because the brain works so hard around the clock (even while we’re sleeping), it uses an extraordinary amount of energy, and requires a certain amount of nutritional support to …

The Brain

How Working Out Keeps Your Brain Literally 10 Years Younger | Men's Health

Some mental skills to dwindle around age 30, says study author Clinton Wright, M.D.<p>But the participants who did moderate-to-intense workouts like running or swimming experienced significantly less cognitive decline over a five-year period than people who were more sedentary. The active participants …

How to Make Money Using 12 Billionaires' Investing Secrets

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Less than half of Americans have money in stocks, but approximately 61 percent of them purchase at least one cup of coffee daily. How do these two statistics relate? If that 61 percent of Americans invested their latte money instead of …

Investing

Switch to One of These Checking Accounts and Your Money Will Make Money

Some accounts earn 28 times the national average.<p>In recent years, the interest earned on money held in a typical checking account has dipped down …

Personal Finance

7 Bad Habits Preventing You From Making More Money

Are any of these common habits putting a stubborn limit on the amount of money you earn?<p>Not all of us are materialistic, but we can probably all agree that making more money is a good thing. It's true that setting a strict budget, cutting your expenses, and saving more money can go a long way in …

Personal Finance

Mathematical Ability Revealed in Brain Scans

Albert Einstein once said that his mathematical genius had nothing to do with language: "Words and language, whether written or spoken, do not seem …

The Brain

Ontario Liberals aim to boost math scores with $60-million investment

Ontario's elementary school students will receive at least 60 minutes of mandatory math instruction daily under a new education strategy that targets declining test scores but sticks to the much-debated "inquiry-based" curriculum.<p>The $60-million plan, which rolls out in the fall, will bring up to …

Astronomers find white dwarf with 99% oxygen atmosphere

Astronomers have discovered a star that has an atmosphere made up of 99.9 percent oxygen.<p>The O²-rich atmosphere was found on a white dwarf 1,200 …

Universe

Scientists Are Investigating Why People in This Tiny Italian Town Keep Living to 100

They’re the first researchers ever given access.<p>On the western coast of southern Italy, where the ocean meets the sprawling mountains of …

7 Small Money Moves That Will Help You Achieve Your Life Goals

Your 20s and early 30s are your peak saving year—laying the foundation for those "big" purchases down the road (a car, a house, a family, etc.). By …

Canada’s future under Trudeau looks bright

The value of the Canadian dollar and the price of oil, one of the nation's top exports, have both tumbled to near record lows. But those details – and the apparent demise of the Keystone XL pipeline – don't begin to tell the story of what lies ahead for the economy of Canada, America's …

Canada

50 Little Things Making You Fatter and Fatter

We all know the saying "Don't sweat the small stuff," but sometimes small actions can majorly influence how things play out—especially when it comes …

New Study: What You Wear Affects How You Think

Should you opt for a suit or sweats? Depends on the task, new science says.<p>Say you're about to take a literature test or you're planning to sit down in front of your computer all day and hammer out an important creative task. What should you wear? How about if you're aiming to plough through some …

Research
Electronics Industry

Ontario to offer grants to cover college tuition for low-income students

Changes in student aid unveiled in the Ontario budget are the most radical shift in decades in how the province delivers loans and grants to college and university students, and show the government wants to get more low-income people into postsecondary education.<p>The government said in the budget on …

College & University

Could You Hack Your Brain To Get More Motivated?

We know we should put the cigarettes away or make use of that gym membership, but in the moment, we just don't do it. There is a cluster of neurons in our brain critical for motivation, though. What if you could hack them to motivate yourself?<p>These neurons are located in the middle of the brain, in …

The Brain

Everything You Need To Know About TV And Movies In 2016

From The X-Files to The People v. O.J. Simpson, and Captain America: Civil War to Rogue One, there are a lot of new film and television offerings to look forward to. In chronological order!<p><b>Note:</b> This list, though long, is of course not everything. There will be movies that come out of Sundance and …

College & University

The retirement questions to ask before it's too late

Regardless of how old you are, it's never too early to start thinking about retirement. It will be here much sooner than you think and if you find yourself unprepared, there may be no way to make up for the lack of preparation in the past. If you're close to retirement, there are a unique set of …

Retirement

6 Ways to Have a Richer Retirement

Americans are living longer. Here's how to make sure your money lasts as long as you do.<p>The simplest way to ensure you have enough money to cover a …

Retirement

Discover Petra on a virtual tour with Google Street View

War and terrorist attacks may have put an end to tourism in the Middle East – at least in the short to medium term – but armchair travellers can now take a tour around one of the region’s most famous sites without leaving their desk. Google Street View has launched a virtual tour of the ancient …

Google Street View

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 …

European Travel

The World's 18 Strangest Hotels

For the intrepid, quirky and adventurous traveler, the flower-quilted double bed and lacquered furniture of a typical hotel room is just plain boring. Here are the world's 18 strangest hotels.<p>The first thing every hotel developer considers before construction is "who is the guest, and why are they …

Sri Lanka

19 Times Anna Kendrick Charmed the Pants Off of Everyone

Anna Kendrick is unapologetically hilarious and we love her for it! She's one of those rare celebs that you can't really make fun of, because she's so good at making fun of herself. So, it's no surprise that everyone is a bit obsessed with her and her onscreen alter-ego in "Pitch Perfect 2." And by …

Anna Kendrick

Watch This Woman Try On 100 Years' Worth of Hair and Makeup Trends in Just One Minute

The evolution of beauty looks is amazing.<p>Time flies in this video of a woman being made over to showcase the most iconic beauty looks of each decade from the past hundred years. Which year did it best?<p><b>Follow Brooke on Twitter.</b>

Artist Spends Over a Decade Carving Out Elaborate Caverns By Hand

Artist Ra Paulette has hand-carved elaborate and awe-inspiring caves deep into the rock faces of New Mexico for more than a decade. Making a daily trek into the sandstone mesas of New Mexico, Paulette crafts these magnificent caverns completely on his own with only simple hand tools. To adorn the …

Art

Mind-boggling photos that defy perspective