Julio prieto

80 Flips | 6 Magazines | 1 Following | 4 Followers | @Juliusps | Keep up with Julio prieto on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Julio prieto”

Why can’t the world’s greatest minds solve the mystery of consciousness?

One spring morning in Tucson, Arizona, in 1994, an unknown philosopher named David Chalmers got up to give a talk on consciousness, by which he meant the feeling of being inside your head, looking out – or, to use the kind of language that might give a neuroscientist an aneurysm, of having a soul. …

Consciousness

Dalai Lama concedes he may be the last

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1132000/1132095_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1525492142_dfebde27f46fdffae826d788e03acf80<p><b>Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has said he realises that he may be the last to hold the title.</b><p>But he told the BBC it would be better …

10 Movies That Can Transform Your Understanding Of Life

Every movie has the ability to affect its viewer differently. Some films evoke wonder and excitement, while others provoke fear or sorrow, but a …

Meet the new Bond car

Putting Off Some Horrible Task? Try These 7 Tips.

It’s a <b>Secret of Adulthood</b>: <b>Happiness doesn’t always make me feel happy</b>. Often, I know I’d be happier if I do something I really don’t feel like doing. …

Ebola outbreak: Six surprising numbers

The medical teams now being sent to the affected countries need mobile phones to pass on vital information about how the disease is spreading, especially in remote areas.<p><i>Figure from Ocha</i><p>Ebola is transmitted through patients' body fluids, leaving health workers particularly vulnerable to the …

Ray Bradbury on the Secret of Life, Work, and Love

<b>Ray Bradbury</b> (August 22, 1920–June 5, 2012) was not only one of the most celebrated writers of the past century and an invaluable source of practical advice on the craft, such as the creative benefits of list-making and the secret to a fruitful daily routine, but also a modern sage with a seemingly …

10 Ways to Add Mindful Moments to Your Day | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

“Failure to maintain focus can leave the mind lost in repeating loops of chronic anxiety… The power to disengage our attention from one thing and …

Mindfulness

10 herramientas para realizar mantenimiento preventivo en Windows

Los ordenadores necesitan mantenimiento con cierta frecuencia, y si no se lleva a cabo, su rendimiento va a tender a bajar progresivamente sin …

10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

Cómo eliminar puntos negros de la nariz

Los puntos negros no son más que simples granos carentes de piel que los recubra y que con el contacto con el aire su capa superior se oxida, …

Planning Your Future Is Pointless. The How And Why Of Embracing Uncertainty

Wondering what the future holds is a tough question at any age. Instead of trying to figure it all out, get comfortable with the discomfort of uncertainty.<p>I had a 15-year-old write to me and ask about figuring out what do do with her life.<p>She writes:<p>As a high-school student I’m constantly being …

Self-improvement

Satellite eye on Earth: April 2014 – in pictures

Antarctica's crumbling glaciers, Argentina's guitar forest and a 621-mile dust storm over Sahara are among the images captured by European Space Agency and Nasa satellites

136 años de evolución de efectos especiales en el cine, en 3 minutos

La historia de los efectos especiales en el cine se remonta al siglo XIX, al menos a un año ahora tan lejano como 1878. Es increíble comparar cómo …

Richard Branson's top 10 tips for success

<b>Richard Branson left school at the age of 16 and set up Student Magazine with one of his friends. He went on to start Virgin Records in the 1970s and is the founder of the Virgin Group. In the 1980s he formed Virgin Atlantic airline and the 1990s saw the arrival of Virgin Mobile and Virgin …

How to get better battery life on Android

Android gets a bad rap for short battery life, but that's only if you stick with its default settings. Make these simple adjustments to give your phone or tablet a battery boost.<p><b>Disable location reporting and history</b><br>GPS is a huge battery hog, as it harnesses data from the phone's GPS chip, cell …

Stunning Celebrity Portraits Taken at Vanity Fair's Oscar Party

<b>Lupita Nyong'o</b><p>Did you catch last night's Oscars? If not, here's a quick recap. Jareto Leto and Lupita Nyong'o gave two eloquent and moving acceptance speeches, Ellen (or rather Bradley Cooper) took a celebrity-filled selfie that broke Twitter, and Leonardo DiCaprio didn't win..again. Of course, the …

UNICEF Tap Project

©UNICEF/UNI135099<p>Water Facts<p>In Haiti, Rosemaine Jean knows how to use clean water to keep her family safe from cholera. A short film from UNICEF …

Los mejores sitios para descargar tipografías premium gratis

Las <b>tipografías</b> son una de las partes más importantes de cualquier diseño, además de los colores y las formas adecuadas, una fuente bonita para …

50 Amazing Finds on Google Earth

Google Earth is a virtual globe, map and geographical information program. It maps the Earth by the superimposition of images obtained from satellite …

5 Famous Entrepreneurs Who Learned From Their First Spectacular Failures

Feeling like a failure? So did these entrepreneurs–before they went on to revolutionize their industries.<p>Most new businesses fail–that means most entrepreneurs and CEOs fail right along with them. What makes one person pack up his desk and go home while another shakes it off and tries again?<p>It’s …

Welcome simplekids.net - BlueHost.com

Successful People Start Before They're Ready.

{Richard Branson via under30ceo.com}<p>By James Clear<p><i>In 1966, a dyslexic sixteen-year-old boy dropped out of school.</i><p>With the help of a friend, he …

Articles about 11 amazing prefabs on Dwell.com - Dwell

Today, architecture and design in Australia is more vibrant and exciting than ever.<p>2014 Pritzker Prize winner Shigeru Ban’s body of work is a showcase of spatial and material innovation.<p>The allure of prefab is really about control.<p>From Kynar and Galvalume to SIPs, the terminology associated with …

ArchDaily

Hello 2014: 21 Ways to Live a Resilient Life

Here are 21 ways to lead a resilient life:<p><b>1. Set healthy boundaries that work for you and not everyone else.</b> Put this phrase at the top of your healthy, self-loving boundary setting list: "That doesn't work for me." If others don't understand your boundaries, so what? You are not creating them for …

DIY: Eco-Friendly Fire Starters

I wouldn’t call myself a pyromaniac exactly, but I’ve never turned down an opportunity to sit around a campfire. In an effort to avoid dousing …

This Little Robot Teaches Preschoolers Basic Programming Before They Can Even Read

How early is too early to learn coding? If there’s a bottom limit, these designers haven’t found it.<p>Even if kids aren’t old enough to know how to read, they can still start to learn the basic concepts of coding. Primo, a new project up on Kickstarter now, is a simple kit that a four-year-old can …

10 money-making ideas for 2014

Slide 1 of 12<p>After a stellar year for stocks in the U.S. and other developed markets, what can investors expect in 2014?<p>If the Federal Reserve’s …

Markets