Milena Yordanova

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CEOs Agree—This Morning Habit Is the Key to Success

The average adult makes about 35,000 decisions—<i>every day.</i> Yes, if you've ever felt like your mind is a snow globe that's been turned upside down, …

Pull Quote

Magazine<p>Twenty-five years after the breakup of the Soviet Union, they crave the stability that the nationalist president represents.<p><b>He doesn’t know where to take me</b> when I meet him at the hotel by the train station, so we just start to walk down the dusty summer streets of Nizhniy Tagil, a …

Russia

What’s “alt-right” in German? Breitbart News is expanding in Europe

After propelling Donald Trump into the White House, Breitbart News is turning its focus to Europe.<p>The website was thrust into the spotlight in the run-up to the election when the former executive chairman Stephen Bannon, the leading voice of the alt-right, was named as Trump’s top campaign …

Donald Trump

Consciousness Is Not The Voice In Your Head

I’ve been pondering a fascinating theory first published by Julian Jaynes in his 1976 book <i>The Origin of Consciousness in the Breakdown of the</i> …

7 Uncomfortable but Essential Things You Should Be Doing for Success - Law of Attraction Blogs - A Spiritual Community

By now we all know that what separates successful people from the not so successful is largely the mindset and action they take; it’s been proven …

5 Tips for Decorating Like an Interior Designer

If you love decorating your home, you love the thrill of knowing that you’re going to rework an entire house or room. But designing your space can be a scary process, and if you’re not an expert designer, you could make some major decorating mistakes . Fear not — we’re here to share five secrets …

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New Zealand's Earthquake Literally Lifted The Sea Floor 2 Metres Into The Air

"So much destruction."<p>Environmental and engineering consultants Tonkin and Taylor tweeted aerial shots of the destruction on Wednesday, two days after the quake.<p>"This is not at all surprising as Kaikoura experiences the fastest uplift as it sits on the [tectonic] plates, which are pushing up under …

Can You Spare A Zeptosecond? Scientists Have Just Measured The Shortest Unit Of Time Ever

It's a trillionth of a billionth of a second.<p>A millisecond is a thousandth of a second, and a nanosecond is a billionth of a second, but there’s another measurement of time that makes both of them look slow.<p>Scientists have for the first time been able to measure something in a zeptosecond, or a …

Quantum Physics

There’s a better way to write your to-do lists

A well-crafted to-do list acts as a guiding light for your day. It helps you overcome feelings of being overwhelmed, and reduces anxiety around whether you’re being productive throughout the day. Before I dive in to explain how I craft my to-do list each day, I’d like to point out that to-do lists …

Time Management

Lessons From The Greats: How Tesla And Under Armour Can Help You Build Your Startup

Innovation is the heart of any startup and gives it life. It comes in two forms: product innovation and creative design to interface with the market. Product innovation happens when you invent a new product for an existing market like Tesla, or reinvent an existing product like Under Armour. But no …

This Foolproof 5-Minute Exercise Will Cure Your Procrastination

It's so simple there's no excuse not to try it.<p>There's no shortage of procrastination cures out there, but few of them come with the sort of detailed instructions that make them easy to put into practice. Be kind to yourself, suggest psychologists, for instance. Which sounds nice, but if that were …

Airline pricing secrets: How carriers arrive at fares | CNN Travel

(CNN) — Anyone who's lost an evening researching flight deals knows that airfare pricing can seem pretty random -- high one week, low the next and long-distance often cheaper than short-haul.<p>There's a method behind the madness, though.<p>It's called airline revenue management: the science of adjusting …

Brexit is causing this British luxury brand to slash prices in Hong Kong

Prices of the brand's most iconic leather handbags, including some new autumn offerings, were lowered by an average of 10 to 15 per cent last week, a staff member at Burberry's Causeway Bay outlet told the <i>Post</i>.<p>The move was meant to reduce price differentials across international markets because of …

This is the hardest job interview in the world

The most difficult job interviews are usually the ones with curveballs: Google notoriously used to ask questions like “Why are manhole covers round?” and “How many golf balls fit in a school bus?” But startups-turned-tech-giants aren’t the only ones putting candidates through the ringer. For the …

An Eyeful of Sound: How Synesthesia Works

I have a long-standing fascinating with synesthesia, the rare neurological condition that leads stimulation in one sensory pathway to trigger an experience in another — a neural short-circuiting that enables such strange phenomena as hearing colors, seeing sounds, and tasting smells.<p>The ongoing …

Could 3D-printed organs be medicine’s next grisly black market?

More than 60 years after the world’s first successful transplant, there is still no answer to the desperate global shortage of human organs. In the …

This Is When Being Uber Productive Can Be a Very Bad Thing

There's no point in being blindly productive if it's out of control.<p>When you're running a startup, the easiest thing to do is get caught up in being "productive" without actually producing anything. It happens to founders all the time, and it's invariably disastrous. It usually occurs when there's …

How language is processed by your brain

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you read a sentence (such as this one) about kicking a ball, neurons related to the motor function of your leg and foot will be activated in your brain. Similarly, if you talk about cooking garlic, neurons associated with smelling will fire up. Since it is almost impossible to do or …

Language Learning

The Evolution of Lingerie

See how undergarments have changed from the 1820s til today.<p>In the past 200 years, undergarments have gone from severe, restrictive torture devices to barely there little things to the focal point of an outfit. Affected by style trends as well as the larger cultural climate of the times (and also, …

The new science of cute | Neil Steinberg

Kumamon, a cartoon bear created to promote tourism in an overlooked part of Japan, has become a billion-dollar phenomenon. Now, a new academic field is trying to pinpoint what makes things cute – and why we can’t resist them<p>On 14 April 2016, a 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit Japan’s southernmost …

This 27-Year-Old Founder Is Transforming High-Fashion Into A Billion-Dollar Tech Industry

The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the average American household spends roughly $1,700 on clothes each year. While global powerhouses like H&M, Zara and Forever 21 have mastered the fast fashion space, opening up a surplus of storefronts across several key international markets, the …

Innovation

The 50 most inspiring travel quotes of all time

If amazing images from around the world are not enough to encourage you to go out there and travel, some travel quotes may help.<p>Take the time to read …

Travel

Scientists Seek Ban On Monsanto's RoundUp

On Tuesday, a delegation of independent scientists urged the EPA to ban RoundUp, Monsanto's flagship herbicide at the O'Neill House Office Building in Washington D.C. Providing testimony that it poses an unreasonable risk to humans, animals, and the environment, scientists spoke at a closed meeting …

Agriculture

The Un-PC Truth About Beyonce’s ‘Sweatshop’

Outrage at the conditions endured by workers at the Indian factory making Beyoncé’s clothing line ignores more complex truths about the local economy.<p>…

11 Skin-Care Habits to Start NOW to Get Gorgeous Skin for Years to Come

Score stunning skin for life.