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The Killers - Mr. Brightside

Arcade Fire - Northside Festival 2014, full set (new mixed version)

Muse - Dead Inside [Official Music Video]

7 Toxic People to Avoid When Starting a Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business is one of the most challenging things you can do. And one of the hardest parts is that most people won't understand why you're working so hard, especially when you're not making much money to start.<p>They also won't …

Watch Classical Sculptures Spring To Life Through The Magic Of Projection Mapping

Walk through any good art classical museum, and the statues can seem so real, it’s almost as if they’ll come to life if turn your back on them. At France’s Lyon Museum of Fine Arts, for at least one night, that’s exactly what happened.<p>The museum asked artist Arnaud Pottier to bring sculptures, …

10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! Here's what's happening:<p><b>1. Palantir just disclosed in an SEC form that it has closed a huge round of investment, issuing $500 million in stock, $450 million of which has already been sold.</b> This confirms last month's report that it was raising up to $500 million at a $20 billion …

A Pair Of Sunglasses That Simulate LSD Hallucinations

Viewing the world through rose-colored glasses is boring. What about hallucinogenic-, psychotropic-, electric-Kool-Aid-colored glasses instead? Wayfarer, meet way out: Hungarian artist Bence Agoston has created a pair of sunglasses that can simulate hallucination. (At least the visual kind.)<p>In …

15 Scientific Facts That Will Warm Your Cold, Dead, Heart

The world’s pretty alright sometimes.

Immune System

The 9 Worst Breakfasts for Your Waistline

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2 ways to achieve a lifetime of happiness

But when they don't, we often fall victim to feelings of failure, disappointment, or simply unhappiness.<p>Lyubomirsky, whose research on the possibility of permanently increasing happiness has received multiple prizes and grants, has written two books on the subject. In her most recent book, "The …

Acting Up: In Real Life, George Clooney Is Hunting Africa’s War Profiteers

After witnessing the devastation caused by deadly bombings in war-torn areas of South Sudan, actor and activist George Clooney has had enough of …

Choose Your Own Adventure: Machu Picchu

When I decided to visit <b>Machu Picchu</b>, I was so focused on getting to Peru that I kept delaying another important decision: Which route would I take to access the sacred site?<p>Should I walk along the well-worn paths of the Inca Trail? What about following in the footsteps of <i>chaski</i> messengers on the …

South America

From Gates to Musk: 9 must-have habits from the world’s top CEOs

<i>This post originally appeared at The Cooper Review.</i><p>Don’t you ever wonder what makes the world’s top CEOs so darn successful? Well, as it turns out, their habits make them who they are. Below are nine of the most important habits of these highly successful entrepreneurs which you should consider …

CEOs

How to Make Your Money Last in Retirement

Older Americans are living longer than ever with a record high life expectancy of nearly 79, according to the latest research from the National …

This year's biggest dividend payers

Which firms will pay their shareholders more this year – and which ones face having to cut their payouts?<p>- See all of today's personal finance news and advice<p>If your income depends on dividends from shares, two questions probably weigh on your mind: which companies are likely to increase their …

Investing

3 dead, 10 wounded in separate shootings

Three men were shot to death and at least 10 other people were wounded since Friday evening across the city, police said.<p>A 23-year-old man died after he was shot in the head about 2:15 a.m. Saturday in the Englewood neighborhood on the South Side, police said.<p>The man, identified as Tarvares Herron …

11 Things Every Parent Should Know To Raise a Happy Child

From the first sonogram to the first day of college, parenting can be simultaneously the hardest <i>and</i> the most rewarding job. When I asked parents …

Parenting

This Steve Jobs quote perfectly sums up the key to success

Jobs held a staff meeting and explained the role passion would play in revitalizing the brand:<p>The simple phrase — "people with passion can change the world" — holds the secret to entrepreneurial success.<p>Nearly a decade later, in 2005, Jobs returned to the theme in his famous commencement speech at …

17 things keeping you from getting rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

In addition to boiling down the "secret" to building wealth in 13 principles, he revealed 30 "major causes of failure" that hold many of us back from getting rich.<p>Here are 17 that are still relevant today.

Millionaires Don't Use To-Do Lists

Do you really think Richard Branson and Bill Gates write a long to-do list and prioritize items as A1, A2, B1, B2, B3, C1 and on and on?<p>In my research into time management and productivity, I’ve interviewed over 200 billionaires, Olympians, straight-A students and entrepreneurs. I always ask them …

Time Management

Here are the 12 most influential programmers working today

That also goes for the underlying platforms and hardware that those apps run on. And the web. And the entire Internet itself.<p>Even the programming languages that people use to build this stuff first had to be written by somebody else.<p>So who's at the top of the programming pyramid?

Who Wants a Grave Gun?

“Sleep well sweet angel, let no fears of ghouls disturb thy rest, for above thy shrouded form lies a torpedo, ready to make minced meat of anyone who …

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An Infographic Tells You What Vegetables to Grow

Not everyone can be born with a green thumb, but there are enough resources out there to help you fake it. Anglian, a British home improvement …

From Depression to Happiness: The 4 Steps That Helped to Change My Life

I always thought happy people were fakers.<p>Growing up with clinical depression and obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), I never knew what it was like …

Mental Health

Sudan's Omar al-Bashir arrives in Khartoum to triumphant reception | DW | 15.06.2015

Omar al-Bashir's plane landed in Khartoum on Monday evening where hundreds of supporters gathered to cheer their leader's arrival from South Africa, …

Hallstatt at Night