Margaret Jerkins

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Hunt for aliens boosted by discovery of hundreds of 'water worlds'

The chances of finding alien organisms have been boosted by the discovery of hundreds of “water worlds” capable of supporting life.<p>New analysis by Harvard University estimates that one in three “exoplanets” outside our solar system that are larger than Earth are likely to contain an abundance of …

Harvard

Opinion: Tesla's CEO needs help, but will he take it?

Just as Tesla is beginning to straighten out manufacturing problems with its Model 3, the executive suite seems in the midst of a nuclear meltdown.<p>In …

Tesla

Google clarifies how it still tracks you when Location History is turned off

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably seen some headlines this week talking about how Google is tracking users even when they have Location History turned off. In all reality, that’s been going on for quite some time, but the way Google explained everything made it seem like users …

Android News

Nutrition for Peak Performance

<i>By Jeanne Stevenson, RD, CSSD, CDE</i><p>When hours upon hours are spent dedicated to practicing the intricacies of field hockey, sometimes nutrition is …

Nutrition

Elon Musk's Design For Dodger Stadium Traffic Could Revolutionize Sports

Aug 16, 2018<p>A big week for Dodger Stadium, who just started selling beers in seats & now has a proposal from Elon Musk to solve the traffic …

Elon Musk

Elon Musk says no plans to give up CEO/Chairman roles: NYT

The 'Squawk Box' team discusses Elon Musk's first interview after tweeting last week about taking Tesla private and other Tesla news.

Tesla

5 reasons Elon Musk really needs to get some rest

In a shockingly revealing <i>New York Times</i> interview with Elon Musk this week, the world learned how truly intense the CEO of three companies is as he …

Elon Musk

The World Robot Conference in Pictures

Robotics

Be a master of your own ever-changing ‘galaxy’ with this kinetic wall art

Looking for some kick-ass art for your home or office? Don’t want to settle for anything as boring as a flat, stationary two-dimensional print for …

Wall Art

Nonprofits Need Ethical Leaders: Here's How To Be One And How To Create Them

Ethical scandals are always bad for business, but they’re especially damaging for nonprofits. Philanthropic organizations are meant to be doing good in the world, and when they’re found to be guilty of sexual assault and corruption, their donors lose their faith in humanity — and, often, in …

Leadership

Social Science One And How Top Journals View The Ethics Of Facebook Data Research

Over the past decade and a half, Facebook and its social brethren have rushed to connect the world, rushed to commercialize our private data and now are rushing to make our most sensitive information available to the world’s academics to study. Never once have those companies stepped back to ask …

Clinical Trials

Just A Super Useful Guide To Every Skincare Vitamin And What They Actually Do

Can vitamins really give you flawless skin? This is the ABC you need to know about...<p>From Seven Seas to Centrum, taking vitamins with breakfast is a pretty natural thing for most of us, but no matter how many of those chewy orange tablets you eat, your body only delivers a small amount of these to …

Skin Care

An 11-Year-Old Changed The Results Of Florida's Presidential Vote At A Hacker Convention. Discuss.

Election hackers have spent years trying to bring attention to flaws in election equipment. But with the world finally watching at DEFCON, the …

Florida

Elon Musk Shares Incredible Story Of How His Tweet Changed a Woman’s Life

Johnna Sabri thanked Musk on her Medium page.<p>Elon Musk’s small act of kindness had a considerable impact on one woman’s life. Johnna Sabri thanked …

Tesla

Top 5 Homes of the Week We Just Can't Get Enough Of

These impressive homes from the Dwell community deserve a standing ovation. Our editor's top picks of the week feature homes that embody thoughtful modern design.<p><i>Featured homes were submitted by members of the Dwell community through our Add a Home feature. Add your home to Dwell.com/homes today.</i><p>1. …

Framing

8 Reasons You're Waking Up Mid-Sleep, and How to Fix Them

One minute you’re snoozing peacefully, the next you’re wide awake in the dead of night. Sound familiar? Unless you’re blessed enough to conk out like …

Sleep

Watch Tesla Model 3 Performance Race McLaren 570s

Let’s see how the Tesla Model 3 Performance fares against this tough challenger.According to <i>The Fast Lane Car</i>, the 2018 McLaren 570S would likely be …

Tesla Model 3

5 natural ingredients that can heal skin and hair ailments

A natural skincare expert discusses her favourite healers<p>It's tempting to turn to a bottle of harsh product when met with skin complaints or hair …

Skin Care

The World’s Newest, Most Gloriously Designed Maps

Cartographers, rejoice.<p>Calling all map enthusiasts: the North American Cartographic Information Society will soon be releasing the 2018 <i>Atlas of …

Maps

Hackers can seize practically all your online accounts, and it's your voicemail's fault

Who would have thought that, in the end, it would be the humble voicemail that would do us all in?<p>Your Google, Microsoft, Apple, WhatsApp, and even …

Voice Mail

Make These Eggy Breakfasts Ahead of Time and High-Five Yourself All Week

Many eggy breakfast staples — fried eggs, omelets, and scrambles — need to be prepared fresh, but not these clever recipes that can be made ahead and either eaten at room temperature or microwaved. Perfect for the busiest of mornings — cook them over the weekend or whenever you have some free time …

Breakfast

What's The Best Workout To Help You Wake Up In The Morning? The Scientific 7-Minute Workout Can Give You A Surprising Boost

If mornings aren't your jam, and you hit snooze eleventy-million times before diving head first into a pot of dark roast, you probably don't have a …

Exercise

4 Simple Moves That Will Help Fix Your Bad Posture

By now you know that your posture probably stinks. You sit at a desk all day, spend hours sitting in traffic or hunched over your phone on the train, …

Sitting

Screens are killing your eyeballs, and now we know how

The "blue screen of death" is taking on a whole new meaning.<p>Blue light’s rap sheet is growing ever longer. Researchers have connected the high-energy visible light, which emanates from both the sun and your cell phone (and just about every other digital device in our hands and on our bedside …

Blade Runner

This 3D-printed device could help its users breathe underwater

Japanese designer and material scientist Jun Kamei has invented an underwater breathing device constructed with 3D printing. Kamei foresees …

Sea Level

Can You Really Sweat Out Jet Lag? Yes — And Here’s How

As mindbodygreen sees it, traveling is a wellness practice. Nothing helps us expand our empathy for others and deepen appreciation for the planet …

Jet Lag

Elon Musk Reveals Details of Tesla V9.0 Software, Including Early Access

A new version of Tesla’s Autopilot is a month away. CEO Elon Musk made the announcement via Twitter on Wednesday of the upcoming v9.0 update. He …

Tesla

Parents, stop worrying about if your kid is a happy camper

<b>(CNN) —</b> I recently eavesdropped on a table of three women I discerned had children close in age to my 11-year-old son, Thorin. They were talking about camp. I had some interest. My son attended two camps this summer and he has another two coming up.<p>The tone of the conversation changed quickly from …

Happiness

Why smart people never bring smartphones into meetings

You are annoying your boss and colleagues any time you take your phone out during meetings, says research from USC’s Marshall School of Business, and …

Self-awareness

Kushner Tried to Strip Refugee Status From Millions Of Palestinians

Jared Kushner, President Trump’s senior adviser and son-in-law, has reportedly pressured Jordan to strip the refugee status of more than two million …

Foreign Policy