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Scientists say smart people are more likely to stay up late and do drugs as adults

There's one group of people you should definitely include on your guest list: The geniuses.<p>When the rest of your friends start nodding off around midnight and declining another glass of wine (how rude), your super intelligent invitees will just be getting started.<p>According to a growing body of …

Psychology

Exploring the mind’s power over the body

<i>Sally Satel is a psychiatrist and resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. She is co-author of “Brainwashed: The Seductive Appeal of Mindless Neuroscience.”</i><p>In “Cure,” Jo Marchant, a British biologist turned science writer, sets out to show that states of consciousness such as hope, …

Consciousness

Your reaction to this confusing headline reveals more about you than you know

In the wake of San Francisco's devastating 1906 earthquake, as survivors sifted through rubble and fires raged, the city's men and women responded to the chaos in an unusual way: by getting married.<p>The magnitude 7.9 quake demolished the city, killed 3,000 people, and left hundreds of thousands …

Psychology

10 Ways to Make Your Snatch Lift Bigger and Better

The snatch lift seems to get quite the reputation among CrossFitters.<p>In fact, every time it shows up in my gym’s programming, the athletes are …

Here's the truth about the stock market in 16 charts

For this post, we're going to skip the laundry list of reasons why stocks might be getting whipsawed right now. Rather, we're gonna think longer term and bigger picture.<p>Every major sell-off in history has been accompanied by a mix of economic concerns, monetary policy shifts, geopolitical tensions, …

Stock Markets

This guy created a genius way to get back at telemarketers — listen to his hilarious robot lead them in circles

Roger Anderson was tired of dealing with telemarketers, especially after one of them swore at his son, he writes in a blog post. Since he works on telephone systems for a living, Anderson decided to see if he could beat robocallers at their own game.<p>First, he set up a system that sent humans …

Strike Back

3 Simple Habits That Will Make You a Better Business Leader | Inc.com

Good leadership doesn't come attached to a certain personality type, and it's not something you can learn exclusively from a book. But by cultivating certain habits, anyone can be an effective leader in the workplace--provided they have the determination and patience to do so. When honed over time, …

Leadership

Market history is calling, and it's saying stock performance will be crappy for another ~10 years

If history is a guide, it's likely to stay weak for at least another 10 years.<p>Why?<p>Because stocks are still fantastically expensive relative to most of recorded history.<p>And in the past, when stocks have been this expensive — or close to this expensive — performance over the next decade has been …

Stock Markets

Next Year, GM Employees Might Ride Autonomous Chevy Volts To Work

The 2017 model will come in a self-driving edition<p>Beginning in late fall 2016, if you’re lucky enough to visit the Warren Technical Center campus of General Motors, in Michigan, you might your shuttle quite intriguing: a 2017 Chevrolet Volt, driving itself.<p>The automaker plans to deploy a fleet of …

Electric Vehicles