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Building the Infrastructure of Tomorrow - AVIC

Companies like AVIC are building a vast infrastructure network to support ambitions along the Belt and Road. Find out how.

What's Happening When We Hear the Voice in Our Head?

The voice we hear in our head comes in many forms. It can psyche us up for a big interview, help us remember an important speech, or guilt-trip us …

Harry Potter

Kristen Bell Wrote An Essay On Depression And It’s Perfect

Kristen Bell is once again shattering the stereotype that mental illness defines a person.<p>Bell wrote an essay for TIME on Tuesday, in which she opened up about her own experiences with depression. Her story is a raw, honest testimony to the struggles people with mental health conditions face on a …

Mental Health

New super-thin film acts like "air conditioner" for buildings

Engineers at the University of Colorado Boulder have developed a thin, artificially structured “metamaterial” that can cool objects without the use …

Clean Energy

Yale Is Letting Anyone Take Its Most Popular Class Ever for Free

Everything you ever wanted to know about how to truly be happy.<p>When Yale began offering a new course this semester, over 1,000 students jumped at the opportunity. It wasn't about business, technology or innovation. It's about how to be happy.<p>Nearly a fourth of the undergraduate student body …

Living Rooms

This wireless MIDI ring allows you to perform musical effects with hand gestures

It’s been in the works for over a year<p>French company Enhancia has been working on the concept for its MIDI ring for over a year, and it’s finally coming to Kickstarter in March. The tiny accessory, worn on the index finger of your right hand, allows a user to trigger musical effects like pitch …

Midi

The Only 3 Exercises Guaranteed to Give You a Peachier Bum

Not all bum exercises are born equal. And look, we’re busy people, so if we can get the most bang for our buck and get our derrières as peachy as …

Bio-Cement Producers Say Bacterias Might Build Cities in Near Future

Biology melds with civil engineering as new science tries to create building materials using bacteria.<p>Scientists are modifying bacterias to produce …

Roundtable: How to Respond if the U.S. Withdraws from Paris?

Donald Trump’s election as President of the United States has raised serious concerns about whether the U.S. will continue to work with its international partners on climate change. At this critical juncture, we ask experts from China, the U.S., and India, how countries might ratchet up their …

Climate

Stanford researchers pioneer world's first affordable urea battery

Stanford University researchers have designed a new battery that could revolutionize renewable energy storage. Using urea, an affordable, natural and …

Clean Energy

Harnessing electricity-generating bacteria to clean up drinking water

The bacteria <i>Shewanella oneidensis</i> is a heavy metal fan. Its taste for iron, lead and mercury make it useful for cleaning water of these contaminants, …

Managing Your Mental Health as an Entrepreneur

Mental health, if not addressed, can have debilitating side effects -- some of which may be detrimental to your business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When people talk about entrepreneurship, most of the discussions revolve around the sense of fulfillment or …

Mental Health

A Zen Master Reveals How Embracing Pain Opens the Door to Joy

We’re often told to be happy and positive all the time. In fact, a huge positive thinking movement has spawned in recent years thanks to the Law of …

Neuroscience Learns What Buddhism Has Known for Ages: There Is No Constant Self

Evan Thomson, a researcher from the University of British Colombia, has confirmed that the Buddhist teaching of a constantly changing self is …

Top 10 Modern House Design Of 2016

With new year’s eve only a fortnight away, we thought it would be a good idea to present you with some of the best <i>Modern House Design</i> of 2016. Enjoy …

Architecture

Self-Help Books For Depression & Anxiety That Actually Helped Me

<i>October 27, 2016</i><p>I’ve recently come across a newly published book on depression written by a Polish celebrity. Being full of New-Age waffle and …

4 Parallel Processing Techniques for Drums in a Mix

An article on four useful parallel processing techniques for drums in a mix.

Music Production

Why You Don't Want to Meditate—and 5 Ways to Make It Easier

This is not a post to convince you that meditation is good for you. It's now common knowledge that the practice of meditation is another important …

Meditation

In Order To Achieve Lasting Success: 10 Tips To Become An Attractive Person

Fifty percent of this year is gone. Question, have you reached 50 percent or half of your goals?<p>If one of your goals is to be successful in any area …

This Personality Trait Can Lessen Your Stress and Anxiety | Inc.com

Stress and anxiety at work are linked to a future outcome. For example, you might worry about getting a raise, completing a project, increasing sales, or closing a deal.<p>But here's a secret: If you relate to your outcomes in a humble manner, and allow yourself to have a different result than …

Self-improvement

5 Ways to Finish the Track You Started!

1. Step Away<p>If you’ve been listening to the same looped sequence for over an hour, you’re due up for a break. By giving yourself a break, you can …

Here’s How To Improve Your Mixes Using Sends Returns

This 9 minute video tutorial on Sends & Returns is essentially viewing for producers and mixing engineers who might tend to shy away from using these …

8 Tips For Choosing The Right DAW For You

1. There isn’t a “best” DAW<p>Cubase on Atari, circa 1845 (well... 1985 ;)<p>Once upon a time, some DAWs did certain things much better than the …

7 things financially successful people refuse to do

The truth is, ordinary people can do extraordinary things. But it's not just what they choose to do that matters, it's what they refuse to do that matters as well.<p>Let's take a look at some things enormously successful people refuse to do.

Motivation

7 Empowering Thoughts to Tell Yourself Next Time You're Stressed

It's only Tuesday, and you're likely still drudging through the priorities and responsibilities Monday had to bring. But when it comes to to-do list, nothing is less empowering than getting down on yourself. Acting with fear, trepidation, and worry wastes valuable time not just in the workplace, …

Happiness

Producer Tips: Creating Basslines for Beginners

At first glance, the bass might appear to be one of the easier parts to add to a musical arrangement—after all, the instrument only has to play one …

Drum Bass Production Tip: Adding Drum Variations

According to Multiplier, and other producers, one of the mistakes that can be easily avoided when making Drum and Bass is not adding enough …

Dynamic vs Condenser Microphones: Conventional Wisdom Examined

A miking question that often comes up for both studio and stage applications is “should I use a dynamic or a condenser mic?” There’s plenty of advice …

Should I EQ Before or After Compression?

An article on things to consider when deciding to EQ before or after compression.