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Mathematicians Disprove Conjecture Made to Save Black Holes

Mathematicians have disproved the strong cosmic censorship conjecture. Their work answers one of the most important questions in the study of general …

Physics

Opinion: How to teach your children to be investors rather than spenders

As a guest speaker at colleges and high schools, I discovered that most teenagers are clueless about investing. They get an “A” for knowing how to …

Investing

Bitcoin Is Losing Ground -- Here's the Coin That Could Take Its Place

A major payment-processing company is ditching bitcoin, but seems very interested in a certain alternative.<p>It has been a quiet day in the …

Cryptocurrency

Large-Cap Energy Stands Out In A Year Of Low Volatility

<i>By Anu Ganti</i><p>Most sentient investors are aware of the low volatility that characterizes the current environment, with the S&P 500's trailing …

Investing

Why This 5.2%-Yielding Dividend Stock Could Push Its Payout Higher

Plains All American Pipeline has two new projects on the agenda, and the growth they should bring the oil-and-gas transportation major is likely to …

Investing

3 Extra-Special Dividend Stocks You Should Know About

Find out what each of these three companies did -- and whether they'll do it again.<p>Dividend investors rely on regular payments from the stocks that …

Investing

Warren Buffett Says This 1 Simple Habit Separates Successful People From Everyone Else | Inc.com

Billionaire Warren Buffett, the chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, is 87 years old and still capturing the world's attention as the second richest person on the planet (as of this writing).<p>So, how has he done it? Actually, it's not so much about <i>what he has done</i> as it is <i>what he hasn't done</i>. …

Self-improvement

Here's What Warren Buffett Just Said About Bitcoin

Warren Buffett won’t be buying (or shorting) cryptocurrencies anytime soon.<p>Warren Buffett, the billionaire investor and CEO of <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b> …

Nasdaq 'Safer' Dividend Gainers Led By Western, Vodafone, And Broadcom As Per January Broker Targets

45 of 50 Nasdaq Index dividends were presumed "safer" because they showed positive one-year returns and free cash flow yields greater than dividend …

Investing

Are We Headed For Another Oil Shock?

One of my regular readers emailed today to note that the price of oil has been creeping up over the past six months:Admittedly, oil prices are …

Oil

2 Stocks to Buy for 2018

Industry Focus: Financials dives into two stocks that look attractive as we head into a new year.<p><i>Industry Focus: Financials</i> edition host Michael …

GE Stock Is a Better Bet on Aircraft Demand Than Boeing

Last year, GE stock was the worst performer in the Dow -- and Boeing was the best. The divergence in the two stocks' fortunes won't last forever, …

Best Lens for Bird Photography for Beginners and Experienced Photographers

By onMay 21, 2016 in Bird Photography<p>Did You Find This Article Useful? Why Not Share It Then?<p>Choosing the camera body for bird photography invited a …

Cameras

Crude oil exports: The biggest oil story of 2017

There have been plenty of eye-catching stories in the energy industry this year, but one notable development has been the rise of the U.S. as a crude oil exporter.<p>The ban on crude exports from the U.S. was lifted at the end of 2015, and exports ticked up in the following year, but only modestly. …

Oil

The 100 best nonfiction books of all time: the full list

After two years of careful reading, moving backwards through time, Robert McCrum has concluded his selection of the 100 greatest nonfiction books. Take a quick look at five centuries of great writing<p>Robert McCrum reflects on his 100 greatest nonfiction books list The 100 best novels written in …

Literature

Why is the sky blue?

<b>Anthony D. Del Genio of the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies and Columbia University explains.</b><p>To understand why the sky is blue, we need to …

Astronomy

11 Things Every Parent Should Know About Kids and Sleep

Turns out, those Zzs are super important.<p>Experts Do Offer Recommendations for How Much Sleep Kids Should Get<p>And that number changes as they get …

Iridium Communications: A Future Cash Cow Trading For Cheap

On December 22nd, Iridium announced that it finally touched the halfway mark in getting its new satellite constellation in orbit.<p>The network is …

Investing

Best Online Classes for Job Skills - MIT Technology Review

In 2017, people flocked to online classes about artificial intelligence, cryptocurrency, and data analytics. In 2018, expect more of the same, say …

Online Education

I'm 29 and Manage $100 Million — Here Are the 7 Best Pieces of Advice I Can Give You About Investing

No. 6: Do not fall in love with your investments.<p>At 29 years old, I manage $100 million in assets.<p>Some may think I’m on the young side to be managing …

Best Tech Books of 2017 - MIT Technology Review

<b>By Samantha Walravens and Heather Cabot</b><p>Through personal stories, Cabot and Walravens shine a light on the women making waves in the technology …

X-T2 Setup guide (Ver.2.10)

INTRO<p>​So you have got yourself the X-T2, taken a few pics, played with the menus, but somehow feel lost or not sure how to best utilize some of the …

10 Losers That Will Be 2018's Best Stocks to Buy

2017 has been a good year for stocks as a whole, although not every stock has participated in the gains.<p>Broad market indices are at record highs, …

Here are Warren Buffett's most valuable investments

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway has made nearly $2 billion on its investment in Apple.<p>The conglomerate bought more in the third quarter just as the stock, with the rest of the tech sector, continued to hit new highs.<p>Many of his other investments aren't doing too badly either, to say the …

Using Luminar 2018 for Fuji Files. A Basic Overview

As many of my readers shoot with Fuji cameras, and many of you have expressed an interest in using Luminar 2018 for processing Fuji files, I wanted …

Tutorials

Go Long, Young Man! Advice To Shorts On Iridium - Satellite Pioneer

1st Generation LEO satellite pioneer Iridium emerged from bankruptcy in 2001 and developed a viable business plan.<p>Financing, manufacturing, and …

How To Retire At 63 With Only Half A Million

Seeking Alpha helps investors and retirees facing current issues.<p>Today, I will be using hypothetical situations many readers may face.<p>Dividend …

Investing

80 Consecutive Dividend Raises By A 4.63%-Yielding Powerhouse Retail REIT

Realty Income Corporation has outperformed other REITs over a long period of time.<p>O met consensus estimates in Q3 and reiterated guidance for the …

Investing

12 Stocks This Top Research Firm Wants You to Buy Now

Market strategy and sector research firm Fundstrat on Tuesday noted "timely" long-term investment opportunities given the current market …

Correcting Behavior In a Child Who Won't Listen

Getting a reluctant child to listen to his parent can be a real trial for parents, and especially fathers. Dads often tend to see listening behaviors …