Michael Marsh

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Even a Nafta Collapse Won’t Keep Companies From Moving to Mexico

It wasn’t supposed to be like this, but the folks who help U.S. companies set up production in Mexico say they’re having a solid year.<p>Tecma Group has …

A Wooden Marble Machine Uses Gears and Lifts to Endlessly Push Marbles Down 3 Separate Tracks

Vietnamese shop, Wood Marble Machine has created an amazing wooden marble contraption that uses gears and lifts to endlessly push marbles down three …

This Floating Tent Is Every Camper’s Dream (Or Nightmare) Come True

You never know you need a floating tent until you see one. Ohio-based company SmithFly has introduced an inflatable shelter that allows campers to be …

This Guy Built a Semi-Automatic Portable Railgun

Cool if you like 'Quake,' but probably not as scary as it sounds.<p>Railguns, devices that use electromagnetic force to fire projectiles, are a staple of science fiction. They're the most powerful sniper style gun in the Quake series, the coolest weapon in SyFy's <i>Dark Matter</i>, and the nuke launcher on …

50-Year-Old Mother Often Gets Confused with Her Sons’ Girlfriends

One look at Puspa Dewi is all it takes to understand why people often confuse her with her two sons’ girlfriends. At age 50, the Instagram star looks …

Surprising alternatives to Europe’s most overcrowded cities

European Travel

Study: Airline Crewmembers Totally Have Sex on Flights

A new study reveals that a majority of airline cabin crew breaks the in-flight rules.<p>A new study by Jetcost.co.uk reveals that 89 percent of airline …

Research

Why you can have everything you want but still not be happy

On paper, you likely have a lot to be grateful for—so much that it can be guilt-inducing when any feelings of unhappiness creep up. You have a body …

Western Dig's MAMR is so phat, it'll store 100TB on a hard drive by 2032

Using microwaves to fry bits into submissionWDC has given up on heat-assisted magnetic recording (HAMR) and is developing a microwave-assisted …

Microwaves

Modifying Your Own Genes Is Just An Injection Away–If You’re Feeling Lucky

Biohacker Josiah Zayner wants to create a world where anyone is free and able to experiment on their own DNA.<p>“What we’ve got here is some DNA, and this is a syringe,” Josiah Zayner tells a room full of synthetic biologists and other researchers. He fills the needle and plunges it into his skin. …

Genetics

Woman Injects Herself with 3.5 Million-Year-Old Bacteria to Stay Young

A 45-year-old actress from Germany has been injecting herself with Bacillus F, a 3.5 million-year-old bacteria from the Siberian permafrost, to stop …

The Literary Man – A Library-Style Hotel with a Collection of Over 50,000 Books

If you ever decide to visit the medieval village of Obidos, in Portugal, you needn’t bother bringing a book to pass the time. Just book a stay at The …

Meet The Belgian Couple Who Are Travelling The World Without Clothes Or Inhibitions

Who wouldn't like to travel the world with their bae, without the tension of excessive baggage, and well, clothes?<p><b>Nick and Lins are one couple who</b> …

Helping or hacking? Engineers and ethicists must work together on brain-computer interface technology

In the 1995 film “Batman Forever,” the Riddler used 3-D television to secretly access viewers’ most personal thoughts in his hunt for Batman’s true …

If You're Brutally Honest, You're Probably a Jerk | Inc.com

It's nothing more than corporate bullying. That's my observation and experience anyway.<p>But where did the term and practice come from?<p>A Tale of Brutal Honesty<p>In my mind I've imagined that once upon a time, some bristly CEO started causing a nightmare for their HR team.<p>You see, this CEO was smart, …

Leadership

I Took an Emotional Intelligence Test and Found Out I'm Kind of a Jerk | Inc.com

Emotional intelligence matters.<p>As my <i>Inc.</i> colleague Justin Bariso has shown in a series of excellent articles, higher emotional intelligence (also referred to as EI or EQ) can lead to better performance, better pay, and greater overall success, can improve your relationships, and even help prevent …

Emotional Intelligence

Misbehave Your Way Around Europe

Misbehave Your Way Around EuropeImage sourceWhen you think Europe, you tend to think culture, beauty, history and diversity. You think about The …

European Travel

Can zapping your neck help you quickly learn a foreign language?

Someday it may be possible for a soldier to stick a tiny electrode behind her ear in order to learn a foreign language more quickly.<p>That’s the goal …

The Brain

Brain boot camp: New technology aims to accelerate learning

MADISON, Wisconsin -- The adage "put your thinking caps on" might evoke visions of an elementary classroom, where a teacher has just admonished …

10 incredibly awkward exercises that build tons of muscle

You should never feel humiliated in the gym. You should work out in an environment that makes you feel comfortable and motivated. That being said, …

Ancient Ruins in America Photos

When you think of ancient ruins, your thoughts might wander to the Colosseum in Rome, the Egyptian pyramids of Giza, or the Great Wall of China. After all, these architectural masterpieces were erected in destinations that were once home to massive civilizations thousands of years ago. You might …

Archaeology

30 cities where people under 30 wants to live right now

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p>Millennials go to great lengths to live in cities instead of languishing in the suburbs. Nestpick, an apartment-hunting site, compiled the "Millennials Cities Ranking" based on 16 factors to determine which places are most desirable to this most talked-about generation.<p>The …

European Travel

Is This AI or BS? Artificial Intelligence Is All the Rage, but Sometimes It's Just Hype

It seems like artificial intelligence is everywhere. No longer the stuff of Ridley Scott and Stanley Kubrick flicks, AI has rapidly wormed its way …

Podcast #293: Doing More With Less | The Art of Manliness

Have you ever told yourself, “If only I had more time, more money, or more connections, then I could put into action the big plans I have for my …

Zivjeli! Croatia has its first underwater winery and it's open to visitors

If you’re a fan of the grape, the first underwater winery in Croatia has just opened in Drače on the Pelješac Peninsula. Travellers can join experienced divers to explore the hidden underwater world of the Edivo Vina winery, and can also see the old sunken boat that is located at the bottom of the …

Wine & Spirits

Scientists Have Created an Artificial Synapse That Can Learn Autonomously

This is crazy.<p>Developments and advances in artificial intelligence (AI) have been due in large part to technologies that mimic how the human brain …

Artificial Intelligence

The Best Gear for Adventure Travel

The Afar Backpack by Eagle Creek is perfect for day hikes<p>If it’s a backpacking trip then I’m looking <b>for three things</b> – the right size, durability …

Backpacking

Full Measure – The Key to Impactful Images

Monument Valley: A Special Place If you are an outdoor photographer whose passion drives you to: Travel to many locations seeking to capture and …

Landscape Photography

10 Habits That Change Boys Into Men

The demise of our culture will result from the demise of its men if something isn’t changed quickly. Far too many men remain directionless, …