Josh M

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Researchers Have Found a Molecule That Can Fight the Effects of Aging

Forever Young<p>Indole, a molecule produced by commensal bacteria, was found to extend healthspan in mice, the nematode worm Caenorhabditis elegans, and …

Medicine

HTC U11 with 6GB of RAM comes to the UK

Everyone should have the chance at a new look or better smartphone specs if they wanted them and Taiwanese manufacturer HTC is giving us just …

Mobile Technology

Nasa shared photos of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot and everyone’s thinking the same thing…

For the first time in history, we can now see Jupiter’s Great Red Spot in incredible, glorious detail, thanks to Nasa’s Juno mission.<p>Naturally …

Astronomy

This Is China’s Real Economic Problem

China bulls could be forgiven for some self-­congratulatory back-patting these days. The country’s gross domestic product expanded 6.9 percent in the …

Here’s How Much Money You Lose By Not Investing

Why full-fledged entrepreneurship is the 'safer' career option

Many people are drawn to entrepreneurship, but don’t pursue it because they fear the intense work it requires. If you decide to become an entrepreneur, you’ll deviate from the norm and experience insecurities that you generally wouldn’t face with a more traditional “nine-to-five.”<p>What might you …

How Does Virgin CEO Richard Branson Get So Much Done? He Uses This 1 Simple Method

Whether tackling new industries or completing daily tasks, Richard Branson uses this simple method to become focused and productive.<p>Today, Richard Branson's Virgin Group controls over 400 companies worldwide. An iconic entrepreneur, Branson is an inspirational leader with a global brand that …

Time Management

The Storied History of the Spooky Physics Behind China's Teleportation Success

God does not play dice with the universe. He plays an ineffable game of his own devising, which might be compared, from the perspective of any of the …

Globalisation: the rise and fall of an idea that swept the world

It’s not just a populist backlash – many economists who once swore by free trade have changed their minds, too. How had they got it so wrong? By Nikil Saval<p>The annual January gathering of the World Economic Forum in Davos is usually a placid affair: a place for well-heeled participants to exchange …

Globalization

Website Scraping Is an Easy Growth Hack You Should Try

As one of the oldest tricks in the digital marketing book, website scraping is still a premiere way of getting data.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Website scraping has been a growth hacking technique since well before the term <i>growth hack</i> even existed. …

Python Programming

Robots and AI are going to make social inequality even worse, says new report

Rich people are going to find it easier to adapt to automation<p>Most economists agree that advances in robotics and AI over the next few decades are likely to lead to significant job losses. But what’s less often considered is how these changes could also impact social mobility. A new report from UK …

The Future

How the First 20 Minutes of Your Day Can Set You Up for Success

Engage a positive routine right after waking, and you'll tap into the power of your subconscious brain.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You all know about that morning-routine thing: Everyone raves that waking up early and sticking to your routine will help you …

Brainwaves

U.S., Russia reach deal on Syria cease-fire

HAMBURG — A cease-fire agreement reached Friday between the United States and Russia is intended to quell fighting in southwest Syria and allow anti-government rebels there to focus on the Islamic State, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said.<p>Tillerson announced the cease-fire as President Trump …

How to become a full-stack coder in just 28 hours

It used to take lots of hard work to become a full-stack coder. You had to get a degree in computer science, spend years mastering notoriously …

Trump, in Poland, Asks if West Has the ‘Will to Survive’

WARSAW — President Trump said on Thursday that Western civilization was at risk of decline, bringing a message about “radical Islamic terrorism” and “the creep of government bureaucracy” to a European capital he views as hospitable to his nationalist message.<p>Mr. Trump, who broke with tradition by …

Blockchain technology - what it is, what are its use cases, and what it means for you

Do a Google Image search for Bitcoin. What you’ll see is a lack of imagination.<p>Uniform stamped precious metal coins? That’s the opposite of what bitcoin is.You can’t flip a bitcoin. It has no heads or tails. You can’t bite into it to see if it’s real.<p>But it’s real enough to be valued at $2K.<p>And the …

Blockchain

Harvard researchers say one-third of Americans overpay for housing — and renters have it the worst

One in four renters spends more than half their income on housing, according to the 2017 State of the Nation's Housing report, published by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University. Almost half pay over 30% of their incomes on rent.<p>In total, between renters and owners, nearly 39 …

Stop Saying the Brain Learns By Rewiring Itself - Facts So Romantic

<i>Most neuroscientists accept that the brain computes by modifying its synapses, the links between neurons. On this view, the brain learns because</i> …

DARPA to Use Electrical Stimulation to Enhance Military Training

U.S. Department of Defense backs peripheral nerve stimulation as a tool to improve learning and military skills Illustration: Science Photo …

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Vim

Students Zap Their Brains For a Boost, For Better Or Worse

Last October, Matt Herich was listening to the news while he drove door to door delivering pizzas. A story came on the radio about a technology that sends an electric current through your brain to possibly make you better at some things — moving, remembering, learning. He was fascinated.<p>The …

The Brain

12 Things to Add to 2018 For a Healthier, Happier Year

In the New Year, there are some things you should cut back on to be healthier, but also so many things you should add in. The best part? They're so simple — and many of them cost absolutely nothing. Try adding more of each of these to your day-to-day in 2018 to make this year so much better than …

10 Common Habits That Can Increase Wealth | Investopedia

Some may describe the following tips as secrets on how to get rich, but I like to call them habits that will help us become our best version of …

A Nobel prize-winning physicist identified three simple steps to mastering any subject

I wasn’t always a good learner. I thought learning was all about the hours you put in. Then I discovered something that changed my life.<p>The famous Nobel Prize-winning physicist Richard Feynman understood the difference between “knowing something” and “knowing the name of something,” and it’s one of …

Self-improvement

Uber’s New Goal: Flying Cars in Less Than a Decade - MIT Technology Review

Never let it be said that Uber is unambitious. Not content with upending the taxi industry, developing self-driving cars, and making deliveries using …

Scientists discover elixir of youth – for mice – and begin tests on humans

Scientists in the US claim to have discovered a natural compound found in avocado, broccoli and cucumber that has “remarkable anti-ageing effects in …

Here's How One Millennial Entrepreneur Turned Failure Into $10 Million

Success knows no age and no limits!<p>Every entrepreneur has their own story. Some find success rather quickly and without much effort, while others deal with failure. Then, there are people like Sam Ovens who find success early in life but experience their own fair share of troubles along the way.<p>Sam …

Entrepreneurship

Ask Ethan: Could The Universe Be A Simulation?

We take for granted, every day, that what we perceive as “real” is actually reflective of some type of objective reality. That the atoms and molecules composing our bodies actually exist; that the photons interacting with us possess energy and momentum; that the neutrinos passing through us are …

Quantum Physics

Scientists Accidentally Discover Efficient Process to Turn CO2 Into Ethanol

The process is cheap, efficient, and scalable, meaning it could soon be used to remove large amounts of CO2 from the atmosphere.<p>Scientists at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Tennessee have discovered a chemical reaction to turn CO2 into ethanol, potentially creating a new technology to help …