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Want People To Respect You? Don't Do These 6 Things

Recently I attended a mini author conference put on by my wonderful publisher, Bibliomotion. Over the course of the day, we talked a good deal about the importance of presenting yourself as a credible source of information. As Erika Heilman, one of Biblio’s founders, says: “Why you?”<p>We were …

Harvard Business School

Whistler Four Wheel Destruction with Stacy Kohut

<i>Working with Ricci has been real smooth. So many things just didn't need to be said when we were working together, he knew exactly what type of</i> …

Teen catches 1,058-pound blue marlin off Hawaiian coast | CNN Travel

Travel

How Impulsiveness Can Boost Your Creativity

The key may lie in a belief that slightly negative traits have silver linings.<p>Everyone who’s ever prepared for a job interview knows how to turn a personal weakness into a character strength. The flipside of being a little stubborn might be extra persistence. A bit of impatience, properly directed, …

Skype Unveils Real-Time Speech Translation Tool

We’re now one step closer to Star Trek’s Universal Translator! Skype recently previewed <i>Skype Translator</i> to two elementary school classes—one in …

Translation

DIY: Everything You Need to Know to Build a Simple Backyard Aquaponics System

Aquaponics = aquaculture (the raising of edible fish) + hydroponics (growing vegetables and herbs without soil). You may have seen examples of this …

Aquaponics

Everything you need to know about marijuana edibles

<b>Stories of people who accidentally ingest too high a dose from pot brownies are funny when they’re happening to others, but not when they’re</b> …

Rocket-Powered Bicycle Beats Ferrari, Reaches Top Speed of 207 mph

On 7 November 2014 at the famous Circuit Paul Ricard in Le Castellet, France, François Gissy reached a top speed of 333 km/h (207 mph) on a …

Joe Rogan - Rocky Mountain High - Why Pot Is Illegal

CM Punk Is Now Writing Thor Comics For Marvel, Because Any Job Beats Wrestling

Since his premature departure from WWE in January, CM Punk has worn many hats: hockey celebrity, red carpet analyst, backup singer, Walking Dead expert … pretty much everything that isn’t “pro wrestler.”<p>Add “comic book writer” to the list. According to Comic Book Resources, Punk will make his …

DARPA creates first 1THz computer chip, earns Guinness World Record - ExtremeTech

By on October 31, 2014 at 10:50 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>DARPA, the US military’s R&D …

DARPA

Misconceptions You Learned in School

This week, host Elliott Morgan debunks some myths you might have learned in school.<p><b>More Videos...</b><br>How Do They Make Decaf Coffee?<br>49 Hoaxes People …

Party God! - Float On

Party God! by BeastPop<p>Giant floating wolf heads don't come much cooler, or fun to party with, than the original party animal himself- the Party God! …

Watch This 36,000 Horsepower Truck Blow The Doors Off A Flying Jet

The Shockwave Jet Truck is a delightfully ridiculous contraption with six wheels, three jet engines, and a strong resemblance to a semi-truck cab. …

How to draw a perfect circle freehand: Yes, it is possible!

LeVar Burton Reads "Go The F%#k To Sleep" For A Good Cause

(Image Link)<p>LeVar Burton is a big fan of reading, and his show Reading Rainbow was meant to inspire kids to crack open a book and discover the …

What is a Wormhole and Will Wormhole Travel Ever be Possible?

Science fiction’s favorite method for exploring the universe, most recently in the movie Interstellar, won't be easy.<p>As a curious species, humans have long dreamed of traveling to the farthest depths of space. That's the major theme of the upcoming science fiction epic <i>Interstellar</i>, which will take …

Physics