Jennifer Goldman

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Heaven 'is a fairy story': This is what Stephen Hawking says happens when people die

Legendary physicist Stephen Hawking lived for decades with the prospect of death hanging over his head, but unlike the rest of us, he never worried about what's next.<p>Hawking, who died at 76, spoke candidly in a 2011 <i>Guardian</i> interview about what he believes happens when people die. He told the</i> …

University of Cambridge

This Plank Workout Will Work Every Inch of Your Body

Cardio is out and strength training is becoming the focus when it comes to losing weight. Nicole Aurigemma, MS physiology at Women's Health and Exercise Lab at Penn State said, "Having more muscle is actually beneficial to weight loss," because "muscle uses more energy and thus burns more calories …

Workouts

Apple’s greed is killing the planet (and screwing you, too)

Your iPhone won't last forever, even if you want it to. You'll crack the screen, or its battery will crap out, and if the physical flaws don't get …

I've studied happiness for years — here are the 12 best pieces of advice I'm giving my daughter

I'm particularly aware of this, because my daughter Eliza is graduating from high school in two weeks. The days are long, but the years are short.<p>I'm trying to hold back the urge to follow her around the apartment giving her little bits of advice and wisdom. To relieve my mind, here's what I would …

Happiness

19 Ridiculously Clever Products That Will Level Up Your Meal Prep

You're about to be a meal prep master.

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This Cambridge-approved startup says it can make you smarter in just 8 hours — and it's now raised $30 million

There are plenty of startups that have promised to disrupt education using technology, and an almost equal number that have crashed and burned, unable to either get users to finish their courses or provide them any tangible value. In particular, MOOCs, "massively open online courses" that bring …

Startups

Online Resources To Help You Stay Highly Focused At Work

Test these online resources to help silence the chatter, eliminate distractions, boost productivity, and stay focused at work.

California could have saved 35 billion liters of water by following Levi's care recommendations for its jeans

It isn’t news that California is suffering from a dangerous lack of water, but surprising information was revealed this week that shows that …

Books All Young Entrepreneurs Should Read

Page: 1 2<p>Reading is fundamental, that’s an old-school mantra that applies to existing business owners and those just starting out. Learning about …

Billionaire tech investor Chris Sacca thinks everyone in Silicon Valley should read these 2 books

The current generation of entrepreneurs, investors, and programmers have a tendency to live in a bubble removed from the rest of the world, he tells "The 4-Hour Workweek" author Tim Ferriss in the latest episode of Ferriss' podcast.<p>They may be more highly educated than those who came before them, …

National Parks Road Trip: Utah

Discover the Road to Mighty: Zion > Bryce Canyon > Capitol Reef > Arches > Canyonlands<p><b>Gateway Airport:</b> McCarran International, Las Vegas<p>This multiday adventure on remote byways is a journey through the slickrock heart of the American West, linking Utah’s "Mighty Five" national parks—Zion, Bryce …

In Just A Week, This Kit Turns Old Houses Into Zero-Energy Homes (For Free)

The dream of net-zero homes isn’t just for the rich anymore.<p>In slightly more than a week, a clever kit of parts can transform an old rental house into a net-zero energy home–one that creates as much renewable energy as it uses in a year–at no extra cost to tenants or building owners.<p>Net-zero homes …

How to Use The "O.H.I.O Method" To Beat Your Brain's Secret Coping Mechanism: Procrastination

<b>Procrastination is humanity’s most illogical problem.</b><p>How can people have such good intentions and yet be so totally unable to follow …

These 13 daily habits will make you smarter in the long run

Rome wasn’t built in a day. If you want to become smarter, start by developing daily small habits that will help you in the long run.<p>In a Quora …

Self-improvement

New bill could cut $135 billion in subsidies to fossil fuel companies

Presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders and Minnesota congressman Keith Ellison recently proposed the “End Polluter Welfare Act” – a bill that seeks to …