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7 Ways To Make Your Treadmill Workout Less Boring

Let's be honest: There are few cardio workouts more painfully boring than jogging on the treadmill. Yet many of us often resort to such drudgery -- especially during the winter months -- and wish all the while that time would somehow speed up.<p>Despite its reputation as a soul-sucking human hamster …

6 Dumb Money Moves Most Entrepreneurs Make

You don't want to be turned down if you ever need a loan, so avoid these common errors.<p>Starting and running a small business is difficult enough without reading stacks of legal documents or worrying about hiring a lawyer. So most small business owners, especially mom and pop shops and solopreneurs, …

Small Business

14 innovations that improved the world in 2014

These aren't just gadgets that charge your devices faster or "groundbreaking" apps — they have potential for lasting impact. They can change the …

Where the GOP’s Wonderland Is Real

Con­ser­vat­ives na­tion­wide have watched the state with envy — and lib­er­als with hor­ror — as their bed­rock ideo­lo­gic­al prin­ciples have …

Campaign Finance

Could high-end camping gear save lives around the world?

<b>When two engineers at a sleek New York design company started making an ultra-efficient cook stove, they had their own holidays and camping trips in mind. Now, they are betting their technology will save lives in rural communities across the world.</b><p>Every day about three billion people across the …

Phenomenal Footage Of A Dancer Battling With Light

There's few dance videos quite as breathtaking as 'Nuance'.<p>Created by Marc-Antoine Locatelli it's the near perfect blend of choreography, motion …

Google's Self-Driving Cars: A Quest for Acceptance

Robots can already outdrive humans. Now everyone needs to get out of their way.<p>Every morning, at about 8 a.m., Anthony Levandowski walks out of his house in Berkeley and folds his six-foot-six-inch frame into the driver's seat of his white Lexus. Levandowski is embarking on his daily commute to …

10 Ways To Be Healthier In 10 Minutes Or Less

It seems like our favorite excuse: "There just aren't enough hours in the day." It gets us out of workouts, concocting nutritious homemade meals, sleeping enough.<p>But does health <i>have</i> to be a trade-off with time? A new study examined the time American adults spend on beneficial behavior and found …

Sobering Presentation Reveals The Two Economies In America

The stock market is currently sitting near all-time highs. Meanwhile, the U.S. economy remains anemic with the unemployment rate painfully high.<p>Generally speaking, the stock market represents large corporations who can borrow cheaply from the bond markets and take advantage of low overseas tax …

Wake up! 9 hours of sleep a night not so healthy

Most people you know probably talk about not getting enough sleep, but the percentage of U.S. adults who sleep for more than nine hours a night is actually on the rise, a new study suggests.<p>Between 1970 and 2007, the percentage of survey participants who reported sleeping for more than nine hours …

New research on rhythm and source of brain’s slow waves

Scientists probe the source of a pulsing signal in the sleeping brain<p>The brain’s “slow waves” are rhythmic signal pulses that sweep through the brain …

Photographer Shoots Eye-Popping Macro Photos of the Portugese Man O’ War

Fine art photographer Aaron Ansarov‘s project Zooids contains beautiful, colorful, and abstract images that might look to you like something …

Applicants wanted for a one-way ticket to Mars

<b>Want to go to Mars? Dutch organisation Mars One says it will open applications imminently. It would be a one-way trip, and the company hopes to build a community of settlers on the planet.</b><p>Uncharted waters, mountains or far away lands have always drawn explorers. History books show that desire for …