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Easy ways to eat more greens | Galleries

10 easy ways to eat more greens<p>Make greens the main event<p>Top Photo Galleries<p>1 12 simple midweek pastas<p>2 11 fantastically fresh fennel recipes<p>3 18 …

Food

Fundamental Physical Constants

And Examples of When They May Be Used<p>Physics is described in the language of mathematics, and the equations of this language make use of a wide array …

12 Documents You Should Organize Before You Die So You Don't Burden Your Children

Regardless of your age, this is so important.<p>In the daily hustle and bustle that is life, being prepared for our demise isn't usually a top priority.<p>But what if you fall gravely ill or die unexpectedly? Will your loved ones know what to do and, most importantly, where to look for important …

Retirement

6 Fascinating Facts About the Earth's Mantle

The mantle is the thick layer of hot, solid rock between the Earth's crust and the molten iron core. It makes up the bulk of the Earth, accounting …

Earth Science

Understanding Statistics

How many calories did each of us eat for breakfast? How far from home did everyone travel today? How big is the place that we call home? How many …

11 Secrets Hidden in Famous Works of Art

Among Michelangelo’s venerable ceiling murals inside the Vatican’s Sistine Chapel is arguably the most iconic depiction of man’s relationship to God. …

Art

How to spot the massive asteroid passing by Earth right now

Its name is Florence, and it's basically a mountain speeding through space. Here's how to catch it as it zips by as close as it will come in our lifetimes.<p>A mountain-sized asteroid named Florence is passing closer by Earth this week than it will for the next 400 years. While the space rock poses no …

Astronomy

After watching over 50 TED talks, these insights have stuck with me the most

Watch over 50 TED talks across several years — as I have, obsessively — and you begin to think a little differently about the world.<p>Not every talk is awe-inspiring or illuminating, but the best ones have changed how I think about education, business, psychology, and human behavior.<p>Here are some of …

TED Talks

How quantum trickery can scramble cause and effect

Logic-defying experiments in quantum causality can twist the notion of time itself.<p>Albert Einstein is heading out for his daily stroll and has to …

Quantum Mechanics

BANK OF AMERICA: Here are 23 of our favorite stocks

Investing is all about having an edge over the competition.<p>To gain that edge, Bank of America Merrill Lynch hired a team of research analysts, like a lot of investment banks do. These analysts scrub through earnings reports, keep up on the news, talk to company executives and more to try and …

Markets

The Science Of Sunrises: 4 Fun Facts

If there was a top 10 of weather-related photos that are tweeted, I am guessing that sunrises are going to be on that list. People always seem fascinated with the peacefulness and beauty of them. And frankly, they are photogenic. I see so many sunrise pictures that I have become immune to them, but …

Astronomy

Sewing Machine Maintenance: How to Oil and Clean Video Tutorial (Top Loading Bobbin)

A great video tutorial for sewing machine maintenance oil and clean for top loading bobbin sewing machines. Easy to follow so you can maintain your …

If I Had To Build An Income Portfolio Today - Update 17

This article is Update 17 to my original article entitled "If I Had To Build An Income Portfolio Today".<p>My original article laid out the basis and …

Investing

10 Dividend Stocks That Will Deliver Double-Digit Returns Every Year

Today we’re going to take a look at 10 dividend stocks that look like solid bets to generate double-digit total returns every year, or at least every …

The Myth Of Dollar Cost Averaging

What, exactly is dollar cost averaging?<p>Does dollar cost increase returns?<p>Does dollar cost decrease risk?<p>"According to folklore, an aerodynamic …

These Top ETFs Can Be Used to Build a Complete Portfolio

10 Best ETFs for Any Investing Goal or Style<p>These Top ETFs Can Be Used to Build a Complete Portfolio<p>Updated April 03, 2017<p>Finding the best ETFs with …

Investing

Don't Buy Index Funds

Investors are increasingly choosing to invest "passively" I will present 10 reasons why this is a mistake.<p>Indexers ignore the vast amount of academic …

Investing

How To Retire At 62 And Live To 100 With Only A Million Bucks

Ted and Mary will be making a cautious journey to retirement.<p>These retirees face some challenging risks with a goal of living to 100 and $1,000,000 …

Investing

How to Make Money Using the Dividend Growth Investing Strategy

If you'd opened the newspaper back in the 1970s or 1980s, checking only the stock quote, you'd have missed this important truth, never buying either …

25 Dividend Stocks You Can Buy and Hold Forever

iStock<p>Finding a company with a long track record of consistent dividend payments is only part of the winning formula for investing in dividend …

Investing Tips to Improve Your Investing Results

The investment fees you'd pay for such a service could be an absolute steal, even between 1% and 2% under such a scenario. The fact that it would …

Physics

Bamboo, the Re-Think

Mention bamboo in a room full of professional gardeners, as I did recently, and they are likely to recoil and say “nooooo” in unison. This useful …

Front-load your IRA in January for a bigger payoff

Happy New Year! Do you have $5,500 to spare?<p>It's an uncomfortable question, especially if your credit card is still smoking from last month.<p>But that's the amount it takes to fully fund a traditional or Roth IRA for a year, and there's a lot of value — a five-digit value — in front-loading your …

'Halo' developer hints it could revive a scrapped Mega Bloks game

Lately, there's been a lot of buzz around footage <i>PtoPOnline</i> posted ofa scrapped, Mega Bloks-themed <i>Halo</i> action game. Why did it get the axe when its mix of shooting and construction looks like a blast to play? You're not about to get that exact title, but you <i>might</i> see something like it in the …

What NASA Could Accomplish With the United States Military Budget

Second Thought explains what NASA could accomplish if for some reason the space program was given the same $600 billion budget as the United States …

Kylo Ren Hilariously Reviews ‘Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’

<i>Warning: the above video contains spoilers!</i><p><i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> is in cinemas now, and by the looks of what the critics are saying, it’s …

Star Wars Anthology Series

The Adventure of Physics

<b>Free download of the 5 pdf volumes of the Motion Mountain Physics Textbook. The 2018 edition is a single zip file with ca. 520 MB, in full colour,</b> …

What Makes People Vote Republican?

<i>CEO, Socratic Arts Inc.; John Evans Professor Emeritus of Computer Science, Psychology and Education, Northwestern University; Author, Make School</i> …