Jose Alfaro

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Breast cancer: Common drugs may halt post-surgery relapse

After cancer surgery — particularly for breast cancer — many patients experience an early tumor recurrence. It is not clear why, but new research …

Mystery Buyer of $450 Million ‘Salvator Mundi’ Was a Saudi Prince

LONDON — He is a little-known Saudi prince from a remote branch of the royal family, with no history as a major art collector, and no publicly known source of great wealth. But the prince, Bader bin Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Farhan al-Saud, is the mystery buyer of Leonardo da Vinci’s painting …

Fine Art

7 Side Hustles You Can Start Doing Today

Make a little extra money right now.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You don't have to be limited to your 9 to 5 salary. In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner Brian Tracy gives you seven side hustles you can start doing today to add to your income. You've probably …

Love the Boonies! 5 Tips for Recruiting Top Talent for a Rural Location

A small-town location has financial perks. Just make sure you start recruiting early.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Quick -- name the hottest city for marketing tech jobs!<p>Betcha didn’t name Middletown, Del. Yet, that is where my wife, Beth, and I have run our company …

Depression and work: Symptoms to watch for & how to manage your career despite heartbreak or anxiety

Forget about being a workplace warrior. Just trying to make it through your day after a shocking breakup or devastating loss of a loved one can take …

Mental Health

Are You $100,000 Short of Launching Your Business? This Is What You Need to Do | Inc.com

Whether you're starting a digitally-based business or opening up a storefront retail space, startup costs are commonplace for all entrepreneurs alike. Some can sneak away with a "started in my garage with nothing but my laptop" type of expense, while others have to shell out their whole life …

Personal Finance

Career mistakes to avoid: Never use these 10 red flag phrases on a resume or cover letter

Describing yourself in a cover letter or resume as a "well-seasoned team player" who is an "exceptional communicator" and is "results driven" could …

The 10 Commandments of Business

Imagine "Thou shalt not steal" and "Thou shalt honor thy father and thy mother" and the rest of it -- on your wall at work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In religion, the Ten Commandments are a set of biblical laws relating to ethics and worship which play a key role …

5 steps to digging out of business debt

Debt is a necessary part of running a small business. A business loan, line of credit or a business credit card can help your company hire new employees, purchase equipment and finance growth. But too much debt can stifle cash flow and put your business at risk. And the less you owe, the more you …

Personal Finance

Watch: The Physics of Time Explained in Under 3 Minutes

Many people find the concepts in physics challenging to wrap their head around. Visual aids and explanations can definitely help, though. The Youtube …

27 of Hubble's Best Photos for Its 27th Birthday

Hubble turns 27 today. Here's a look back at some of its most noteworthy accomplishments.<p>Hubble turns 27 today. Here's a look back at some of its most noteworthy accomplishments.

Trump, Ryan budgets will kill more Americans per year than all Muslim extremist attacks combined

Meals on Wheels. How far do you have to get down the scale of ideological depravity before your pen lands on <i>Meals on Wheels</i> as the thing you need to …

Scientists discovered crystals that defy physics, and we don't know what to believe anymore

Today in your daily dose of science, scientists discovered crystals that defy physics. Prepare to have your mind blown, because we have no idea what …

Scientists Have Found Some Much-Needed Clues About The Genetic Cause of Social Anxiety

We're getting closer to figuring this out.<p>Social anxiety disorder (SAD) can be a debilitating condition, but like many mental health disorders, …

NASA released incredible new animations of a star that exploded with the energy of 100 million suns

New animations released by NASA are recasting a groundbreaking astronomical moment in a whole new light.<p>On February 24, 1987, astronomers Oscar Dhalde and Ian Shelton witnessed an incredible sight atop a Chilean mountain: a new star in the night sky. Soon, however, they realized it was not a star's …

Cosmic uncertainty: Are there really just three dimensions?

Yes, OK, four dimensions – time is a dimension too, albeit an oddly unidirectional one (see “Cosmic uncertainty: Does time go both ways?“). But we’ve …

Military Packing Secrets That Will Make You a Better Traveler

Packing, the worst part of any trip, is a pain because nearly all of us just make it up as we go along. Filling a suitcase is a rushed disaster that …

Physicists Have Detected a Friction-Like Force in a Perfect Vacuum

Without breaking the fundamental laws of physics.<p>One of the most fundamental tenets of modern physics is that in a perfect vacuum - a place entirely …

Pope Francis: better to be an atheist than a hypocritical Catholic

Pope criticises ‘double life’ led by some members of his own church during the sermon of his private morning mass<p>Pope Francis has delivered another criticism of some members of his own church, suggesting it was better to be an atheist than one of many Catholics who he said lead a hypocritical …

Christianity

Soon, Your Windows Could Power Your Home

High-Tech Windows<p>Light streaming through windows can do a lot more than brighten up a room. Adding silicon nanoparticles to the glass could allow our …

Q&A: Scientists work to regenerate the cells lost after loud noises

Humans are born with around 15,000 hair cells — think tiny, sound-sensing fibers — in each ear.<p>The cells can’t regenerate, though. Over time, loud …

Mark Cuban Says This Will Be the No.1 Job Skill in 10 Years

It's not coding.<p>Study after study has shown that millions of jobs are at risk of becoming automated in the coming years.<p>And the U.S. is not prepared, …

Linxup lets you track any car, anywhere in the country

Looking for an affordable fleet tracking solution for you small business? Or maybe you just want to keep track of your kids and make sure that you …

GPS Tracking

A man who flew around the world for 3 months on less than $1,000 shares his best advice to save a fortune on airfare

After retiring at age 34, Brandon traveled around the world for three months, visiting 14 countries on four different continents — and he paid only $947.91 for his flights.<p>What's his secret to traveling so cheaply?<p>Frequent flyer miles, scored through free credit card signup bonuses.<p>Brandon, who …

Personal Finance

‘PlayStation laptop’ modder updates his line with Pro, Slim models

The Slim is still kinda ... chunky though<p>Ed Zarick, the modsmith who made laptop versions of the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 (and jammed an Xbox 360 and Xbox One in a single case) is back at it. Here's his new PS4 Slim laptop.<p>The 19-inch screen is smaller than Zarick's preceding run of "PlayBooks" …

Physicists show that real-time error correction in quantum communications is possible

Nature Physics today, Monday, 23 January 2017, published online the research by a team led by physicists from the School of Physics at Wits …

Quantum Mechanics

Scientists Made Graphene Carry an Electrical Current With Zero Resistance

Graphene Breakthrough<p>Since the discovery of this wonder material in 2004, scientists have theorized that graphene could function as a superconductor. …

Major Questions We Still Have About the Universe Today

Regarding astronomy and the number of achievements that were made and puzzles solved, 2016 was a magnificent year. In fact, with the discovery of …

Universe

Future Foods You'll Be Eating In 30 Years

<i>This story was originally published on Gizmodo</i><p>We ate some weird stuff in 2016. A person born in the year 1000 AD definitely wouldn’t comprehend a …

Environmentally Friendly