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Rare skeleton shown of human ancestor, 3.6 million years old

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Researchers in South Africa have unveiled what they call "by far the most complete skeleton of a human ancestor older than 1.5 million years ever found."<p>The University of the Witwatersrand displayed the virtually complete Australopithecus fossil on Wednesday.<p>The skeleton dates …

Evolution

How To Quickly Banish Your 'Dad Bod' And Build Muscle For The Summer

Image: iStock<p>A thrusting young buck at work recently approached me to ask for some tips on toning up. He does a lot of exercise but lives pretty …

Gigantic dinosaur-eating plane-size reptile discovered in Mongolia

A monstrous, meat-eating flying reptile that had a wingspan of a small airplane, could walk on all fours and stalked its prey on land has been found in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia.<p>Fortunately for us humans, who would have made for a delightful midday snack, this pterosaur is dead. Long dead. …

13 Bizarre Mythical Monsters to Haunt Your Halloween

1 of 15<p>Night terrors<p>Traditional Halloween creatures — vampires, werewolves and killer clowns — may give you the shivers, but these mythic horrors …

The beauty of decay: Abandoned ruins from around the world

<b>(CNN) —</b> As an airline pilot, Belgian-born Henk Van Rensbergen was used to traveling the world. But he found a great way to supersize that passion: hunting for the most wonderful, secret, haunting abandoned places.<p>"I bought my first camera at age 16 and soon started making photos just to prove to my …

Urban Exploration

Explore the ancient ruins of Peru’s Choquequirao with virtual reality

The amazing ruins of Choquequirao in Peru are often compared to the country’s main attraction of Machu Picchu, but without the massive crowds of visitors that flock to the Incan site each year.<p>Lonely Planet named it the top region in the world to visit in 2017, and now the local government is …

Dubai, UAE

Lisbon Workshop and more!<p>Don’t forget to sign up for our Lisbon Workshop – it’s gonna be amazing!<p>Daily Photo – Dubai, UAE<p>I'll be stopping here on the …

Royal Family

3 Ways to Have a Bigger Impact in Your Personal and Professional Life

Oh, and these strategies also minimize stress, which is no small thing.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In my travels all over the world, speaking to different organizations of all sizes, there are two common questions that I always seem to receive at some point before …

The 'car recession' is sinking America's largest automakers

Automakers and dealers had certainly tried. Inventories are high, layoffs and plant closings have already been announced, and so every effort was made to move the iron and pull out the year. No incentive was spared to get the job done.<p>With this gain in December, total sales for 2016 edged up 0.4% …

How to Get People to Say Yes to What You Want, According to Science | Inc.com

The ability to persuade others is a valuable skill. It can translate into making a huge sale, convincing people to follow your leadership, getting a raise, or countless other successes in the business realm. In your personal life, it can mean winning over a partner, well-behaved children who do as …

Hear the Brilliant Guitar Work of Charlie Christian, Inventor of the Electric Guitar Solo (1939)

On a recent visit to Seattle’s Museum of Popular Culture (formerly EMP), I found myself transfixed for well over an hour by the Guitar Gallery, a …

Guitar

What I Wish I'd Known About Marketing Before I Started My Business

We all look back at our past and reflect, “If only I’d known then what I know now!”<p>The same applies to running your own business. I started my marketing firm nine years ago, and I laugh now when I see the crappy website I had and think about the kinds of projects I desperately took on just to have …

Small Business

20 Signs You're Emotionally Intelligent (And Why It Matters for Your Career)

This is the type of person you should never do business with

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When it comes to your career, this is how much pay should matter

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These are the types of people who grow their careers the fastest

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24 ways your office job is literally killing you

And it's not just the tight deadlines, stress-eaten bagels, and sneezing coworkers that are doing you in. Even your keyboard can be out to get you.<p>From the printer to your supervisor, the dangers presented in a typical office can have real effects on your physical well-being and mental health. Need …

Improve Your Time Management With These 3 Questions

Making better use of your time better starts with getting a good sense of what’s working now, and what isn’t.<p>If you want to spend your time better, you need to know how you’re spending it now. I’m a big fan of time logs; I use a spreadsheet, and there are plenty of time-tracking apps that can help …

Entrepreneur Rohan Oza focuses on 'better for you' products

<b>The gig:</b> Serial entrepreneur Rohan Oza, 42, is founder and chief executive of Idea Merchants Capital. Oza's investment venture, with offices in Los Angeles and New York, is "focused on 'better for you' consumer lifestyle products," he said — and making life uncomfortable for established brands. …

Lebron James

Girl Before a Mirror: How I Used Art to Recover From a Brain Injury

I was offshore on my father’s boat, <i>Desperado</i>. The sky was darkening. The wind shifted and accelerated to the Northeast. It started to rain heavily, bolts of lightning appeared in the sky, and there was an ominous quickening of the waters. I had to throttle up the boat so that I could crest the …

Greenwich Village

He Left His Project Management Career To Start A Seven-Figure, One-Person Business

Laszlo Nadler, 35, stumbled into his million-dollar-plus, one-person business when he was trying to teach his daughter, now seven, the importance of doing what you love. “What if we do a business together?” he asked her.<p>At that time in 2012, Nadler, now 35, was an IT project manager who supported …

Customer Service

Why Compassion Is Key To Succeeding At Leadership

With the arrival of September, many of us are returning to our regular routines now that our children are back in school and the period for taking …

Massive manhunt after Illinois officer's death; 3 suspects at large

<b>Fox Lake, Illinois (CNN) —</b> A large-scale search for three suspects in the fatal shooting of an Illinois police officer continued Tuesday into the night.<p>Officers in heavy gear, with K-9 partners and others on horseback, kept looking for the men police said shot Lt. Joe Gliniewicz earlier in the …

Money doesn't lead to happiness — but happiness might lead to money

It's generally assumed that greater wealth leads to happiness.<p>In fact, several studies have tried to pinpoint the magic income level for happiness, including the oft-cited Princeton University study published in 2010 that found that happiness rises as income rises up until you hit $75,000 a year — …

The science of forgiveness: “When you don’t forgive you release all the chemicals of the stress response”

<b>(altanaka via Shutterstock)</b><p>Researchers are studying how we can let go of our grievances and live a healthier life. Here’s how it works<p>Megan Feldman Bettencourt<p>August 24, 2015 2:26am (UTC)<p>From “Triumph of the Heart: Forgiveness in an Unforgiving World”<p><b>The Burn Surgeon: How Anger Can Impede Healing</b><p>In …

8 ideal workplace practices for entrepreneurs to follow

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>A happy workplace is a huge asset. In such places, something happens that transcends policies and practices. It isn’t what the companies are doing; it is …

Bible Plans on Work and Leadership help you refocus.

Work. Inspired.It can be so easy to get caught up in the everyday busyness of work that sometimes we lose sight of what matters most.<i>Does God have a</i> …