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Another way to measure retirement readiness: Your 'Power Percentage'

If I were to approach you on the street and ask you how your financial life was going, on what basis would you answer the randomly invasive question?<p>You can spin your wheels for years and then eventually wander around aimlessly, if you use the wrong metric to evaluate your financial standing. It’s …

Personal Finance

Mortgage Do’s and Don’ts for 2017 | Investopedia

Top mortgage do’s and dont’s are especially important in 2017. Last December the Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate by 0.25% – marking only …

Jarvis is real! Mark Zuckerberg has spent 2016 building an Iron Man-style AI that controls his life

Mark Zuckerberg has ended 2016 having completed his personal challenge to build a Jarvis-style AI to run his home.<p>He announced at the start of the …

From super-pills to second skin: meet the Willy Wonka revolutionising medicine

Robert Langer’s trailblazing research in nanotechnology, which ranges from haircare to cancer treatments, has already improved the lives of at least 2 billion people<p>Robert Langer seems incredibly well adjusted for a man with transatlantic jetlag. And, for that matter, for someone who struggled for …

Alzheimer's Disease

Rio Olympics: Athletes welcomed with condoms, air conditioning

<b>Rio de Janeiro (CNN) —</b> With a record number of condoms allocated and air-conditioners in every bedroom, Rio's athletes village starts welcoming Olympians on Sunday.<p>The new apartment towers built to house 11,000 athletes and 6,000 coaches during Rio's Games are being called basic, even austere.<p>But …

Swimming

Donald Trump's Real Ambition

I normally stay clear of psychologically profiling public figures. But when the writing is so clearly on the wall, when the stakes are so high, and …

Psychology

Don't call me a prodigy: the rising stars of European mathematics

Scientists from 80 countries flocked to Berlin this week to attend the European Congress of Mathematics. One main takeaway: some of the continent's …

Blood Tests

Reason And Rationality: The Psychological Keys To Investing Success

A remarkable post recently appeared on Google Plus. A quiet researcher in mathematical finance who manages a large portfolio decided to speak out. Lifting the curtain a bit on his team’s returns and referencing the returns of his peers, Marcos Lopez de Prado asserted that the key to investing …

Investing

Passivhaus: Too Rigid and Inflexible for America?

Ettel House, Maschin Architectur<br>TreeHugger has written Forget Energy Star and LEED, The Real Standard for Green Building is Passivhaus, generally …

Green Living

Obama: Trump's NATO comments show 'lack of preparedness'

President Barack Obama says GOP nominee Donald Trump's recent suggestion that the U.S. might not come to the defense of NATO allies is another sign of Trump's "lack of preparedness" on foreign policy.<p>Obama said in an interview broadcast Sunday on CBS' "Face the Nation" that Trump's comments to the …

Donald Trump

Audi’s New Technology Is the Beginning of the End of Traffic Lights - MIT Technology Review

Audi has announced it is rolling out a feature in some of its new vehicles that allows them to communicate with traffic lights. It’s a neat trick …

Autonomous Cars

WHY IT MATTERS: Income inequality

WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: The rich keep getting richer while more Americans are getting left behind financially.<p>Income inequality has surged near levels last seen before the Great Depression. The average income for the top 1 percent of households climbed 7.7 percent last year to $1.36 million, …

Middle-class

Researchers Find the ‘Holy Grail’ of Soft Robotics

A breakthrough for artificial, robotic muscles.<p>Robots are increasingly able to outperform humans in a variety of mundane tasks (and even in more technical areas like surgery), but for all that efficiency they are still by and large one trick ponies. Most robots are designed to perform one very …

Robotics

Scientists in race to test CRISPR gene-editing technique on cancer

First human trials are pending<p>A novel gene-editing technique with potential to revolutionize cancer treatment has scientists in a race to test it on …

Emerging Technologies Could Transform Nuclear Power and Wind Energy

It's a beautiful autumn day in Cambridge, Massachusetts—the perfect setting for MIT's Annual EmTech Conference, focusing on emerging …

Mirrorspectrum.com

Another Breakthrough Has Been Made With 3D Printed Tiny Cameras

Another breakthrough has been made in the world of 3D printing as new tiny cameras have now been developed using this technology that is small enough …

12 incredible women you've never heard of who changed science forever

ShutterstockSure, most people have heard of Marie Curie and Rosalind Franklin, Jane Goodall and Sally Ride.But for every female scientist whose work …

Nobel Prize

The 14 most high-tech hotels in the world

Looking for a unique travel experience? Staying in a one-of-a-kind, high-tech hotel is a pretty solid way to get one.Whether you want robots checking …

Hospitality

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We Are Closer To Curing All Diseases Than We Think

For cancer care, access to treatment may be the biggest obstacle<p>Last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan announced an ambitious project—to “invest in basic science research with the goal of curing disease.” The couple started by donating $3 billion over 10 years in this …

The world's economic crises are entering a political stage – and the results could be dangerous

In nature, phase transitions describe changes in states of matter. Depending on temperature, H2O can exist as solid (ice), liquid (water) or gas …

Economics

After Brexit, a game plan for the EU: unleash Project Pain

Nobody wants to be vindictive, but maximum political and economic damage would stop other arsonists. And it could help British democracy reinvent itself<p>A prospect far more threatening than Brexit is emerging: a reasonable deal for the UK. Reports from Brussels suggest a compromise is doing the …

United Kingdom

5 Startups That Are Killing It With Social Media Marketing

Social media is seductive because of its easy point of entry and low-cost basis, but a lot of time and effort are required to create a successful campaign. Large corporations can dump money into huge advertising campaigns whenever they want, but it’s the bit players -- the emerging startups of the …

Marketing

The 19 most productive countries in the world

New research from business-to-business marketplace Expert Market has shed some light on where in the world people are the most productive. Expert Market compared data from 35 of the world's biggest economies before compiling their ranking.<p>To do this, they looked at the GDP per capita of nations and …

Europe