Muhammad Dawar Azhar Khan

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What Your Cover Letter Should Look Like in 2018

Forget about 'to whom it may concern.'<p>It’s a good time to be a job seeker: U.S. job growth is strong, unemployment is on a steady decline, and …

The One Superpower All Great Leaders Master, According to Harvard Research

The secret to great leadership is right in front of you, but you may be looking in a different direction.<p>"Knowing others is intelligence. Knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power." --<i>Lao Tzu</i>.<p>So much of our leadership development today resides …

'Ghost particles' detected interacting with atom's nucleus for first time

Neutrinos are some of the most common particles in the universe, but they're also some of the most mysterious. They have (almost) no mass and no …

How Nanoparticles And a Common Spice Are Killing Cancer Cells

This is not some old wives' tale.<p>Scientists have come up with a potential new way to treat neuroblastoma, the most common kind of cancer in infants, …

The 10 Things You Must Do to Achieve Your Goals

To succeed, you first have to set yourself up for success.<p>In making New Year’s resolutions, it might seem like you’re setting yourself up for failure. So many people underutilize gym memberships, quickly revert to old habits or never take up new hobbies they’ve been meaning to master.<p>For …

Productivity

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

7 Quotes of a Lifetime

Quotes that make a difference cause us to think. They become our mantra.<p>Many of us have our favorite quotes, and I have often wondered, what makes some statements so powerful that they stick out? What makes some phrases relevant for generations?<p>Experts tell us that humans are aspirational, and when …

Physicists Have Found a Metal That Conducts Electricity But Not Heat

Defying one of the most fundamental laws of conductors.<p>Researchers have identified a metal that conducts electricity without conducting heat - an …

Physics

Answering, 'So, What Do You Do?'

This is my inaugural column for Forbes.com, where I’ll share thoughts on how you can communicate more effectively. Therefore, by way of introduction, I thought you might find it helpful to learn a different approach to introducing <i>yourself</i> to others. In business, we’re always meeting new people – on …

Hydrogen Has Been Turned To Metal, And It’s About To Change The World

Metallic hydrogen is one of the holy grails of modern science. It would essentially be a magic material, creating everything from impossibly fast computers to hovering cars (themselves powered by hydrogen) to batteries that never need charging. It was also supposed to be impossible, as it would …

This Game of Thrones Xbox One special edition looks like a terrible cake

With smaller, faster Xboxes on the way, you have to keep the Xbox One (Original, Large) hype alive somehow, right? Microsoft France has the answer: weird limited-run special edition movie and TV show tie-ins. In April we saw the "designed by Stark Industries" Iron Man Xbox One. Now we have the …

How the ancient art of origami is inspiring cutting-edge technology

Long before the 3D printer, origami was the original genius at creating lifelike forms out of a flat surface. Folding brings with it the ability to collapse, flex and unfurl structures at will, which has huge potential for a variety of engineering applications. From digestible origami pills that …

Three deals to help total beginners master DIY electronics

With the rise of open-source electronics platforms like Arduino and Raspberry Pi, DIY enthusiasts are able to build their own innovative, connected devices at a faster rate than ever before. The barrier for entry has never been lower, but it can be tough for someone with no programming or …

Raspberry Pi

Here's how to play Facebook Messenger's secret chess game

Want to play chess with your friends on Facebook? Probably not! But if you do, there <i>is</i> a way — a secret chess game built directly into Facebook's chat function and Messenger app. Simply open up a conversation with a friend and type "@fbchess play" to start a game. Then you can just use standard …

Chess

Google confirms Hangouts will now use peer-to-peer connections to improve call quality and speed

Google Hangouts has received a small but important backend upgrade: peer-to-peer (p2p) connections. Google confirmed to VentureBeat that the functionality started rolling out to all users this week.<p>Reddit user kxra first spotted the addition in their Hangouts for Android app yesterday. We reached …

Peer-to-peer

Here's Why Shares of LinkedIn are Crashing Today

<i>This story has been updated to reflect the opening of regular trading.</i><p>Investors aren’t endorsing LinkedIn’s (LNKD) stock Friday morning.<p>After the …

Climate change: Could we engineer greener humans?

In the far future, might we consider changing human biology to avoid the worst effects of climate change? Frank Swain explores an intriguing thought experiment.<p>Climate change is one of the biggest threats facing humankind, and as the stakes are raised, many are proposing ambitious solutions – from …

Li Ao

Neuroscience: ‘I built a brain decoder'

What are you looking at? Scientist Jack Gallant can find out by decoding your thoughts, as Rose Eveleth discovers.<p>Jack Gallant can read your mind. Or at least, he can figure out what you’re seeing if you’re in his machine watching a movie he’s playing for you.<p>Gallant, a researcher at the University …

Humanity

Intel to ship Galileo Gen2 open-source computer in August for $60

Intel’s answer to the popular $25 Raspberry Pi credit-card sized PC, the Galileo Gen2, is set to be available in August for around $60.<p>Like the Pi, the Galileo Gen2 computer is an uncased board with all the components necessary to build a PC. Only external peripherals need to be attached. Galileo …

Why do we have blood types?

More than a century after their discovery, we still don’t know what blood groups like O, A and B are for. Do they really matter? Carl Zimmer investigates.<p>When my parents informed me that my blood type was A+, I felt a strange sense of pride. If A+ was the top grade in school, then surely A+ was …

Medical Research