Nicholas Lemos

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Everything you need to know about Tesla's new solar business

Although the company has always offered energy storage options, like its Powerwall and Powerpack, Tesla has officially solidified itself as a player in the energy space by acquiring SolarCity in a deal worth roughly $2 billion. Now Tesla will be responsible for solar installation and financing in …

You Can Make Your Very Own Miniature Flame Tornado

Way better than a lava lamp.<p>If you can figure out how to reliably cutting, the options for your DIY projects can really expand. It doesn't take much more than a little trial and error, as The Backyard Scientist shows in a new video. It turns out, a few cut up vases are all you need to make flame …

Miniature

21 Simple Habits That Can Totally Change Your Life

So, how do you launch the best version of yourself? Start making progress today.<p><i>What can I do to make sure I am becoming the best version of myself? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ken</b> …

4 Questions Smart Leaders Always Ask Employees to Improve Their Performance

They're also great for fostering open dialog and developing meaningful work relationships.<p>I've written often on the power of transparency--the backbone of trust--that brings teams together to produce great work. Trust simply cannot happen without it.<p>And if you're in a leadership role, I caution …

John D. Rockefeller's Keys to Success | The Art of Manliness

By age 25 John D. Rockefeller controlled one of the largest oil refineries in the nation.<p>By age 31 he had become the world’s largest oil refiner.<p>By …

17 bad habits that are sabotaging your productivity

While this is no easy feat, getting more done in less time is a much more attainable goal if you're not sabotaging yourself with bad habits.<p>Following are 17 things you should stop doing right now to become more productive.<p>1. Hitting the snooze button<p>It might feel like pressing the snooze button in …

Time Management

The Air Force Is Turning Old F-16 Fighters Into Drones

Aging fighters turn into target practice for a new generation of aircraft and weapons.<p>The U.S. Air Force is turning obsolete F-16 Fighting Falcons into target practice, a longstanding tradition as older planes age out. The dronified F-16s will be used to test new weapons, including the F-35 Joint …

6 Stellar Ways To Improve Your Essay Writing

Writing is not a skill that is learned overnight. It is a skill that is crafted from years of practice and repetition. Over time, a writer’s skillset …

Creative Writing

Creative and Artistic Photography

Maria Tudela Bermudez’s journey as a photographer, carving out a niche in creating artistic photography. Maria’s images are captivating and haunting …

Street Photography

20 New Design And Art Books To Read Before 2017

Staying up to date is a key to success whether you’re a designer or an entrepreneur. To keep up with the ever-changing world, you have to follow trends and try different methods. If you’re a genius UX designer, you need to develop your business skills. If you’re a good icon designer, you need to …

Graphic Design

Melissa Benoist: Don't Go as "Sexy" Supergirl on Halloween

We are now well into the second generation of the comic-book arms race, as more and more TV series appear on the air wholly independent of any movie tentpole. The big-budget "Supergirl," which first premiered on CBS but is moving to the CW for its upcoming second season, is a smart, feminist …

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