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Smoking Doesn’t Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

It’s a well-established fact that smoking is terrible for you, even in small amounts. When it comes to wholly preventable risk factors for a host of …

Research

Startup

Becoming self aware of what makes you tick as a founder gives you the momentum to realize your entrepreneurial dreams<p>Loving to bake is completely different than running a bakery. But every month, perhaps every day, someone somewhere in the world makes a decision that they want to open a bakery. And …

What would you pay to be happy?

The source of our happiness is closer than ever to being located, measured and commodified. Alex Renton meets the ‘psychoeconomists’ and asks, have they created a monster?<p>The happiest man in the world is a 67-year-old Buddhist monk called Matthieu Ricard. He starts his day sitting in a meadow in …

Neuroscience

Animals Paintings with Brushstrokes

Painter Adam S. Doyle imagines canvas showing creatures and animals by letting appearing the brushstrokes. Birds’ flight, wolves or fish, all his …

Architect Turns Basement Into an Amazing Lounge With Organized Storage for His 250,000 LEGO Bricks & Accessories

Jeffrey Pelletier, a Seattle-based architect and owner of Board & Vellum, renovated an old home built in 1902 and turned a portion of the basement …

A Series of Useful Packing Tips for Moving to a New Home

Dave Hax offers a series of useful tips for packing, carrying, and organizing boxes when moving to a new home.<p>In addition to this blog, Laughing …

10 Bootstrapping Tips to Help Turn Your Idea Into a Reality

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The majority of startups are started without capital injection from venture capitalists and angel investors. The real numbers are eye opening -- VCs fund only 0.05 percent of startups while angel investors are responsible for funding 0.91 …

8 Ways to Scale a One-Person Content Team

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Everyone wants to get in on the content marketing act these days.<p>According the Content Marketing Institute’s 2015 Benchmarks, Budgets and Trends Report, 86 percent of B2B marketers are now using content marketing as a tactic, and 70 …

Start Blogging, Start a Business, and Build an Authentic Brand

Bestselling author and successful entrepreneur Emily Schuman of Cupcakes and Cashmere on building a thriving business.<p>Some months ago I published a post about commonly misused words. Several hundred thousand people read it, so it was reasonably popular, but as with most posts, in time the views …