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The Festival in a Waterfall Only Locals Know About

Under a canopy of trees, it’s a magical moment. A DJ booth, lit from below with a heavenly soft glow, vibrates on a platform in the middle of a …

Making the Invisible Visible With a Mirror and Some Science

Have you ever wanted to capture on camera what the naked eye can't see? Derek Muller over at Veritasium has managed to do just that with a basic yet …

Blueberry-Cream Cheese Pull-Apart Bread

Roll and stretch the dough into a 12-inch square on a lightly floured surface. Combine the cream cheese, lemon zest and nutmeg in a bowl. Spread over …

Breakfast

Double Chocolate Coconut Cake: Refined Sugar and Dairy Free, Raw and no Baking Required

Chocolate cake is one of those desserts that virtually no one can resist! However, most cakes are packed with sugar and tons of calories, which is a …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Model Amber Chia On What She Loves About Malaysia

Her home country is diverse, beautiful, and the food’s delicious, too, she says<p>The cuisine, diversity and awe-inspiring views are some of Amber …

Kuala Lumpur

Why LinkedIn Is About to Become Scary Good | Inc.com

If you are still not convinced of the power of LinkedIn for sales and marketing, listen to this announcement about the platform's game-changing new job and recruiting features.<p>"Our platform is changing. Today, 500 million members are engaging on LinkedIn at record rates," LinkedIn noted in …

Employment

5 ways to create content when you dislike writing

It’s hard to face that blank page, that blank blog post page that you <i>should</i> be writing today. Yet it’s just one of the million things on your To Do …

Self-publishing Your Book is Not Hard: A Toolkit For First-Timers | Inc.com

It's time to write your book. <i>And</i> publish it. To start off on the right foot, read through these helpful tips that will make the process easier.<p>Background: I wrote, edited, formatted, and published a literary novel of 384 pages in 1.5 years. I'm not a world famous author, but I did it (proof) so you …

These lesser-known European National Parks will Take Your Breath Away

From stunning mountain peaks to deep, lush valleys, European national parks offer the most stunning and diverse landscapes. Travel to these national …

European Travel

Here's How To Grocery Shop Once And Make Lunch All Week For $20

Keep your stomach and your wallet full.

Is Cryogenic Sleep the Best Option When Implementing Interstellar Traveling?

As we get closer and closer to the possibility of us colonizing on Mars and implementing interstellar traveling across the board, it’s time to start …

What Are Quantum Computers Really Good For?

There’s always a lot of hype going on in regards to quantum computers, but not many people really understand what all the fuss is about. So, what are …

Plastic-eating wax worm 'extremely exciting' for global pollution crisis

The global plastic bag pollution crisis could be solved by a waxworm capable of eating through the material at “uniquely high speeds”, scientists have announced.<p>Researchers have described the tiny caterpillar’s ability to break down even the toughest plastics as “extremely exciting” and said the …

Is There a Link Between Our Minds and the Quantum World?

Consciousness is something that we know very little about but is often defined as being a person’s awareness of something. But, some scientists even …

The first Mars astronauts may be trapped inside of a tube for 3 years with no chance of escape

• NASA has finally revealed details about its plan to send astronauts to Mars.<br>• The plan calls for building an outpost to orbit the moon and test Mars …

Home Remedies that Can Aid in Burning Unwanted Fat

Eating oily, fatty, and sugary foods, lack of exercise, and bad eating habits, are just some of the reasons behind obesity. While there are many …

Nutrition

Honey and Sesame Seeds Miracle Combo Can Solve 10 Health Conditions

It is not common knowledge, but honey and sesame seeds should be used together to gain optimal health. For centuries, many people who believe in the …

Immune System

Your Tea Bags are Not Just for Making Tea, Here are Tons of Other Uses

After making tea, most of us simply throw away the tea bags to the trash. It may seem the next logical step, but there are actually more uses to …

How to Make Homemade Detox Foot Pads to Remove Toxins from Your Body

Let’s learn how to get rid of your body’s toxins with homemade detox foot pads.<p>Every day we consume different kinds of processed and unhealthy foods, …

Toxins

Your Texts and Emails are a Ticking Time Bomb, According to This Green Beret

Secure communication should really be at the top of mind for any entrepreneur. And the best line of defense probably isn't what you think.<p>Former Green Beret Sergeant Major (retired) Karl Erickson has over 25 years of military experience -- he's been in firefights, has led combined joint task force …

Engineers invent method to control light propagation in waveguides

A team of Columbia Engineering researchers, led by Applied Physics Assistant Professor Nanfang Yu, has invented a method to control light propagating …

Oman's mountains may hold clues for reversing climate change

WADI ABDAH, Oman (AP) — Deep in the jagged red mountains of Oman, geologists are searching for an efficient and cheap way to remove carbon dioxide …

10 photos that will make you want to live on a sailboat

IN 2014, I set sail with my partner on a 1974 yacht. We left England in June and sailed south with no real idea of where we were going. I had never …

Science Says That What You Eat Alters Your Mood | Inc.com

You've likely heard the phrase 'you are what you eat,' but a recent study suggests we might want to update the wording to 'you <i>feel</i> what you eat.'<p>Felice Jacka, a professor of nutritional and epidemiological psychiatry at Deakin University in Australia, has spent the past decade studying the links …

The Best Music Festival for Every Zodiac Sign

Music festival season is officially upon us (YASS, winter is finally over!). That means festival style essentials like graffiti hair and (TBH with this crazy weather) rain boots are on our radar. If you’re still devastated from Beyoncé’s Coachella announcement and want to branch out to different …

Festivals

Asteroid close encounter on April 2

The near-Earth asteroid 2017 FU102 has a very close, but safe, encounter with Earth on April 2, 2017, sweeping to within just over half the moon’s …

These Are The Top 10 Emerging Technologies Of 2016

The World Economic Forum’s annual list of emerging technologies, released this summer, include both familiar and unfamiliar discoveries. Experts …

The Co-Founder of Gilt on What Her First Job at Ebay Taught Her About Running a Company

Now the founder of Project September, Alexis Maybank explains why fortune favors the bold.<p><i>Editor’s Note: Entrepreneur’s</i> <i>“20 Questions”</i> <i>series features both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs and asks them a number of questions about what makes them tick, their everyday success strategies and</i> …