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This 75-Year Harvard Study Teaches Us a Lot About Our Co-Workers | Inc.com

Three-quarters of a century in duration, a Harvard study says if we want to live longer, we should have one priority: developing good personal relationships. The researcher states:<p><i>"The clearest message that we get from this 75-year study is this: Good relationships keep us happier and healthier.</i> …

Happiness

A Simple Mindfulness Technique That Literally Rewires Your Brain To Be More Present

There is a mindfulness strategy to master the habit of attaining focus and becoming present for every moment, which leads to experiencing a higher …

10 more handy iPhone tips that I use on a regular basis [Video]

A few weeks ago I posted about 10 handy iPhone tips that I use on a regular basis. To follow up, I’d like to share 10 additional iOS tips that I often use. Like I said before, chances are that hardcore iOS users will know most of these, but there’s usually at least one or two tips that catch users …

Is Neuroscience Rediscovering The Soul?

The idea that neuroscience is rediscovering the soul is, to most scientists and philosophers, nothing short of outrageous. Of course it is not.<p>But the widespread, adverse, knee-jerk attitude presupposes the old-fashioned definition of the soul — the ethereal, immaterial entity that somehow …

Consciousness

A Fight to Restore the Constitution at Customs Checkpoints

Senators are pushing a bipartisan bill to protect the Fourth Amendment rights of Americans returning home by ending intrusive, warrantless searches of their phones and computers.<p>When a U.S. citizen returns home from abroad, the federal government asserts a hugely intrusive prerogative: the option …

Surveillance

15 Tools to Accelerate Your Productivity

Work smarter, not harder.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What happens when you combine technology with productivity? Productivity becomes a breeze. You could easily double or even triple your productivity using the right tools.<p>The problem is, there are hundreds, if not …

Apps

The 2017 total solar eclipse will be livestreamed from 100,000 feet

If you won't be in the path of the total solar eclipse on August 21, don't worry. NASA, in partnership with the two-year-old online video platform …

Solar Eclipse

Bhutan solves the ultimate school maths problem – and the answer is 108

Oxford mathematician Marcus du Sautoy visits the mountain kingdom, which is successfully taking on the challenge of inspiring children to love maths<p>Every country around the world is trying to crack one of the toughest mathematical conundrums on the books. Not the Riemann hypothesis or the …

Mathematics

5 Bad Habits You Must Change to Be More Productive

No. 3 was killing my business in 2016 and still has an effect in 2017.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Productivity is very important in today's fast-moving world. Most people try to add to their routine to get more done, but that approach takes a while before it yields …

Time Management

Announcing The 2017 World’s 50 Most Innovative Companies

Amazon, Snap, Chobani, and others are changing the way we shop, eat, play, work, and live in 2017.<p>This year marks the 10th edition of our World’s Most Innovative Companies ranking. Our reporting team sifts through thousands of enterprises each year, searching for those that tap both heartstrings …

West Side Story

Depression Strikes Today's Teen Girls Especially Hard

It's tough to be a teenager. Hormones kick in, peer pressures escalate and academic expectations loom large. Kids become more aware of their environment in the teen years — down the block and online. The whole mix of changes can increase stress, anxiety and the risk of depression among all teens, …

Social Media

Harvard has created a 'liquid' battery that could last for more than a decade

Lithium-ion batteries power everything from phones to electricity grids but their lifespan is incredibly short, plus they're difficult to recycle. …

Clean Energy

How to DIY Ayurveda from the comfort of your own home

<b>Self-Abhyanga</b> <br>Self-massage with oil is powerful to increase blood circulation, lymphatic draining, tone the body, calm the nervous system and much …

This Meditation Exercise Builds Mental Muscle and Cures Procrastination

Imagine always having the strongest mind in the room.<p>That would mean being smart, sure.<p>But more importantly, you’d be grounded and unflappable. No …

8 beautiful houses that were very cheap to build

Less is more with these modern home designs, using sustainable architecture and low-cost housing technology to construct your dream home on a small …

Want an Ivy League Education? These Free Online Courses Are Just as Good

Ivy league schools aren't the only place to get a top quality education.<p>Ivy league schools like Harvard and Yale are the holy grail for young, idealistic students on their way into the real world.<p>But they definitely aren't the only place to get a great education.<p>In fact, the movement towards more …

Higher Education

The Cutting-Edge CSS3 Features That Are Essential to Modern Web Design

Advertise here with BSA<br>Over the last couple of years, CSS has evolved into more than web designers and developers could have ever expected. CSS3 …

Web Design

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

Programming

Australia Is Letting the Great Barrier Reef Die Over a Lot of Coal

The Great Barrier Reef is dying, and only politicians can save it.<p>If there was one thing Australia could've done to save the Great Barrier Reef, it would've been to block the development of the country's largest coal mine, which its state government approved with resounding confidence this week.<p>The …

Fossil Fuels

How Colorado Is Turning Food Waste Into Electricity

Americans throw away about a third of our available food.<p>But what some see as trash, others are seeing as a business opportunity. A new facility known as the Heartland Biogas Project is taking wasted food from Colorado's most populous areas and turning it into electricity. Through a technology …

Sustainability

Global warming taking place at an 'alarming rate', UN climate body warns

World Meteorological Organisation says unprecedented rate of change sends a powerful message to world leaders to implement the Paris deal to cut emissions<p>The “alarming” and “unprecedented” rate of climate change is “sending a powerful message to world leaders”, the World Meteorological Organisation …

Climate Change