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7 Powerful Phrases to Boost Your Productivity | Inc.com

As with any growth and expansion, becoming more productive doesn't happen overnight. It takes consistent investment of time and commitment.<p>If you want to take yourself to the next level, you must be more productive.<p>To be more productive isn't always easy -- sometimes we need repeated reminders.<p>Here …

Time Management

31 books you should add to your holiday reading list

Hello viewers and book lovers — you know who you are — and welcome to our holiday book picks. We asked members of our staff to recommend books that …

CSSReference.io is a gorgeous visual guide to CSS

The best way to learn CSS is through trial-and-error. <i>You’ve got to write code in order to learn to be a coder</i>. That’s the simple truth of the matter. But it’s always nice to have a helping hand guide you through the often confusing and contradictory technology used to style and illustrate webpages, …

These Are The 25 Best Fall Hikes In The United States

When it comes to outdoor adventures, fall is about as good as it gets. The near-perfect temperatures are a welcome change after the stifling summer …

South African teen wins Google prize for orange peel innovation

<b>A 16-year-old South African schoolgirl has won the grand prize at Google's science fair for using orange peel to develop a cheap super-absorbent material to help soil retain water.</b><p>Kiara Nirghin beat students from around the world for a $50,000 (£38,000) scholarship with her "fighting drought with …

Things to see inside new Smithsonian black history museum

WASHINGTON (AP) — The new Smithsonian Institution National Museum of African American History and Culture is filled with artifacts that illustrate …

Psychology of Color for impactful website

Website designers often use different colors in their website design that attracts our focus and we keep on appreciating these colorful web designs …

'Pollock was not a good drunk': secrets of the abstract expressionists

In 1952, a young man named Irving Sandler, who had served in the US Marine Corps during the Second World War, arrived in New York City, intent on becoming a “bohemian”. “It just seemed logical,” says Sandler, who is now 91 years old, speaking by phone from his apartment in Greenwich Village. “The …

Canning program aims to bring food security to northern B.C.

A new canning program is taking advantage of empty community kitchens in northern B.C. — and trying to reduce strain on the region's health authority …

Urban Agriculture

How to Combat the Four Growing Threats to Global Food Security

<i>This article was originally published in The Conversation. Read the original article.</i><p>Can we really feed 9 billion people? That’s the estimated global …

Scanning software deciphers ancient biblical scroll

JERUSALEM (AP) — The charred lump of a 2,000-year-old scroll sat in an Israeli archaeologist's storeroom for decades, too brittle to open. Now, new imaging technology has revealed what was written inside: the earliest evidence of a biblical text in its standardized form.<p>The passages from the Book …

These Murals Mix Street Art with the Recycling Bin

A raccoon made out of garbage? It's almost too perfect.<p>Large-scale murals of some of the animal kingdom’s most recognizable faces peer out from the streets in Eastern Europe from Estonia to Germany, and many other international locations. Life-like urban sculptures of wolves, raccoons, and reptiles …

European Population Density: The Black & Blue Areas Have Identical Populations

Map created by reddit user joostjakob<p>As difficult as it is to believe, the black and blue areas above, each have exactly the same number of people …

10 OF AMERICA’S BEST HIKES LEADING TO GORGEOUS LAKES

By now you know hiking does wonders for your mind and body. Regardless of your motivation for getting outside—whether it’s to clear your head, catch …

Hiking

From canvas-slashings to car trips with Clemenceau: the remarkable story of Monet's Water Lilies

Canadian author Ross King's new book, Mad Enchantment, reveals the personal torment that lay behind Monet’s most famous series of paintings<p>Northern France, an April day in 1914. “Drive faster!” Georges Clemenceau urges his chauffeur. “Faster!” The car shudders and leaps, hitting 60mph along dusty …

Art

Nine Photos of Car Mechanics Recreating Famous Renaissance Paintings

Rembrandt with a wrench.<p>You never know when inspiration will strike. For Chicago-based professional photographer Freddy Fabris, it happened when he stumbled into an auto repair shop while helping his friend get his car fixed.<p>"Because of my painting background I've always wanted to re-create classic …

From Vietnam to Los Angeles: Photographer who captured iconic image on one road sees end of another

Nick Ut stood on a road in a village just outside of Saigon when he spotted the girl — naked, scorched by napalm and screaming as she ran. He raised his camera and snapped the photo that changed his life.<p>Almost a half century later, Ut is driving east of Los Angeles International Airport, past the …