Josh Orr

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Want to Strengthen Workplace Culture? Design a Ritual

<i>Rituals are powerful drivers of culture, so they should be thoughtfully designed and nurtured to reinforce the organization's values. Illustration Credit: Liz Fosslien, fosslien.com</i><p>By Mollie West and Kate McCoubrey Judson<p>Picture this: you're an engineer at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park. …

Employment

Silicon Valley Legend Creates Pitch Deck Template For Entrepreneurs

Peter Thiel cofounded Paypal with Elon Musk and Max Levchin in 1998. They sold this company to eBay in a deal worth over $1B. He then founded several …

Emotional Intelligence

Here's How the Smartest Employees Manage Their Boss | Inc.com

You may not like having a boss. But until you're ready to go out on your own, having a boss will be a fact of life. Your interactions with that boss will determine the quality of your life at work, as well as the progression of your career. It's an important relationship to get right.<p>Though it may …

Employment

Our First Look at Airlander 10, the Largest Aircraft in the World

Here it is, folks, our first glimpse of the fully constructed Airlander 10. This floating behemoth measures 302-feet-long, which is 60 feet longer …

The Dozen Difficult Steps Necessary to Succeed at Entrepreneurship

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Creating a successful business is difficult. There are no two ways around it. You strive to point yourself down the field and head toward the goalposts, avoiding and overcoming all the obstacles that get in your way. This can be done by …

Entrepreneurship

10 Quantum Truths About Our Universe

From the moment that it was discovered that the macroscopic, classical rules that governed electricity, magnetism and light didn’t necessarily apply to the smallest, subatomic scales, a whole new view of the Universe became accessible to humanity. This quantum picture is much larger and …

Quantum Mechanics

15 Herbs That Grow Well In The Shade

<i>Love gardening? Then you’ll love our brand new Kindle book: 605 Secrets For A Beautiful, Bountiful Organic Garden: Insider Secrets From A Gardening</i> …

Time-lapse Video Documents Assembly of Webb Telescope Primary Mirror

This overhead shot of the James Webb Space Telescope shows part of the installation of the 18 primary flight mirrors onto the telescope structure in …

The telescope reinvented: Lockheed Martin reveals ‘spider eye’ system with hundreds of tiny lenses

• <b>The work is part of a Darpa-funded project dubbed 'Spider'</b>• <b><br>Replaces traditional design which hasn't changed much for 400 years</b>• <b><br>Claims design will allow</b> …

Open Space Agency releases first 3D printable files for Ultrascope Explorer Plus telescope

Jan 25, 2016 | By Alec<p>The aerospace sector is becoming increasingly dependent on 3D printing technology, but usually not in a way that hobbyists can …

3D Printing

15 Surreal Places In Texas You Need To Visit Before You Die

The stars at night are big and bright...

National Parks

German scientists to conduct nuclear fusion experiment

Angela Merkel to attend test in which team will heat hydrogen until it becomes plasma in bid for clean nuclear power<p>Scientists in Germany are poised to conduct a nuclear fusion experiment they hope will advance the quest for a clean and safe form of nuclear power.<p>In a test expected to be attended …

Nuclear Energy

NASA to send 13 tiny satellites into deep space in preparation for manned Mars mission

In NASA’s first Space Launch System testflight, 13 shoebox-sized satellites called CubeSats will be sent into deep space to learn, among other …

Why Luxembourg wants to mine asteroids

The small European country has announced ambitious plans to become a hub for asteroid mining. But how, and why?<p>Luxembourg is hoping to lead the race to mine minerals from asteroids.<p>Yes, you read that right. Luxembourg (population 543,000) has announced an ambitious plan to become “a European hub in …

The 10 Most Important Things to Prioritize if You Want to Be Successful | Inc.com

Business cares about enterprise.<p>Leadership cares about people.<p>Entrepreneurship cares about flexibility.<p>Creativity cares about innovation.<p>What you care about defines who you are.<p>When you care, you want to do your very best--and that commitment and energy are a powerful force.<p>If you want to be …

Self-improvement

15 astounding technologies that DARPA is working on right now

DARPA has had a hand in major inventions like GPS, the internet, and stealth aircraft. And it's always developing new technologies — military or intelligence-related systems that could end up having a huge impact outside the battlefield as well.<p>We've looked at some of DARPA's active projects, and …

Aviation

Articles about 5 modern homes expansive green roofs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>Dwell editor-in-chief Amanda Dameron talks us through Dwell's February 2016 issue.<p>It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>In 1892, when John Muir founded the …

Green Roofs
Space Travel

Don’t Understand the Periodic Table? It’s Just a Quantum Truth Table

In the wee hours of the late 17th century, Isaac Newton could be found locked up in his laboratory prodding the secrets of nature. Giant plumes of …