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Great White Sharks Have A Secret 'Cafe,' And They Led Scientists Right To It

Great white sharks have a "hidden life" that is becoming a lot less hidden thanks to a scientific expedition that has been years in the making.<p>Scientists used to think the apex predators moved up and down the western coast of North America, snacking in waters with lots of food close to shore. …

White Shark

8 Insults Made Up of a Noun and a Verb

<b>Definition</b> - a drinker<p>The English language has a seemingly innumerable number of synonyms for “drinker.” Few, if any, of these words also carry the …

This amazing rotating home lets you change the view with a push of a button

UK-based D*Haus has put a new “spin” on residential architecture by developing a home with a spectacular rotating roof! The newly unveiled Devon …

The 50 best books for Christmas 2016

2016 has been a fantastic year for literature, from tales of post-punk rebellion and fish-out-of-water detectives to politically incorrect satire and secrets from the Hollywood studio system. Here our top critics count down the year's best, from 50 to 1.<p>50. <b>The Making of Donald Trump</b> by David Cay …

Books

10 of Nikola Tesla's most amazing predictions

As a technology-obsessed culture, we love our tech heroes. The champions of the tech industry are treated like rock stars, and their announcements of …

Where To Work? Great Paying States For Tech Jobs In America

The American technology industry is hungry for talent. Studies suggest that although the industry saw a decline in technology manufacturing needs, the world of software continues to grow with over 198,000 jobs added to the marketplace in the past year.<p>But what kinds of software related jobs does …

New Mexico

23 Companies That Help You Travel The World For Free (And Might Pay You, Too)

Think you can’t afford to go on vacation? Think again.<p>A Wisconsin-based teacher and author with a passion for Spain, Abbey Algiers looks for inexpensive ways to take trips on her summer holidays. So when she discovered Diverbo, she couldn’t believe it. Diverbo offers free vacations for English …

Human Rights

Soothe Your Sunburn With This DIY After-Sun Lotion

I have a confession to make. It’s totally awful, but I definitely don’t use as much sunscreen as I should. I know there are no good excuses for not wearing sunscreen, but I honestly just like being tan. Before you go and judge me — I do always have sunscreen on my face and start off my day by …

Best Science Fiction Books for Your Summer Reading List

IRA FLATOW: This is Science Friday. I’m Ira Flatow.<p>Summer is finally here, and that’s the perfect time to catch up on your reading, of course, maybe …

Science Fiction

Can the Universe expand faster than the speed of light?

It depends where you look. The answer is relatively awesome!<p><i>“If everything seems under control, you’re not going fast enough.” <br>-</i>Mario Andretti<p>One of …

The 10 Proven Habits of the Happiest People In The World

Over the years here at Lifehack, we’ve discussed plenty of apps that you can use to improve your overall productivity.<p>There are certain ones that …

Apps

41 Tasty Breakfast & Brunch Recipes To Save For Later

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Moleskine’s Smart Writing Set Digitizes Your Work As You Write

To start off, I should warn you that this review might be <i>slightly</i> biased because well, I love Moleskine. I got my first one, a reporter-style pocket …

The startup trying to clean up Wall Street just became an official stock exchange

The system, which opened for trading in October of 2013, proved very popular, drawing praise and business from big banks like J.P. Morgan and investors like Franklin Templeton. On the average day, 280 million shares are now traded through IEX, making it the second-largest platform for trading …

The world's 50 greatest cities - according to you

Maximize the marketing potential of any social media network

Over the past few years, social media marketing has shifted a great deal, and we’ve almost reached a point where what works to drive engagement and clicks on a social network one day, may not the next.<p>This fast paced movement and rapid change isn’t an accident. It’s an essential part of any social …

Social Media

10 secret places in Paris you would never discover on your own

SECRET TOUR GUIDE and filmmaker Mathieu Stern reveals the top 10 secret places to discover in Paris.<p>1 – Jardin alpin (Map)<br>Nestled in the heart of the …

8 Ways Body Language Beats IQ

When it comes to success, it's easy to think that people blessed with brains are inevitably going to leave the rest of us in the dust, but social psychologist Amy Cuddy knows first-hand how attitude can outweigh IQ.<p>Cuddy suffered a car accident at the age of 19 which resulted in brain damage that …

The 3 Big Technologies To Watch Over The Next Decade -- Genomics, Nanotechnology and Robotics

Many people take it as an article of faith that technology is changing the world, but in his new book, <i>The Rise and Fall of American Growth</i>, economist Robert Gordon says otherwise. He points out—accurately—that productivity, which surged between 1920 and 1970, has stalled since then and is likely to …

Nanotech

What Does It Mean To Scale Agile?

When I began learning about Agile software development teams around 2008, the hot topic was whether Agile and Scrum really worked, even at the team level. Today, I don’t hear that question seriously discussed in software dilevelopment circles at all any more. Although there is still obviously a lot …

Project Management

How e-commerce entrepreneur Katherine Hague invests her money

Since she was 11 years old, Mississauga native Katherine Hague knew that she wanted to be an entrepreneur. Her inspiration came from devouring biographies about famous entrepreneurs, such as Richard Branson and Oprah Winfrey.<p>She was exposed to real-life entrepreneurship through a marketing job at …

My favorite online research tools for writers

Here’s how I researched material for a book I was ghostwriting. You might like these tools, too.<p>You can’t find everything on the Internet…yet. But …

Exotic French territories that you’ve probably never heard before

It is familiar to most people that the beautiful country of France is located in Western Europe, and it touches the waters of the Tyrrhenian Sea from …

The Cutting-Edge CSS3 Features That Are Essential to Modern Web Design

Advertise here with BSA<br>Over the last couple of years, CSS has evolved into more than web designers and developers could have ever expected. CSS3 …

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

Tutorials

NASA’s Kepler spacecraft enters emergency mode 75 million miles from Earth

That's not good news<p>NASA engineers have declared a mission emergency for the agency's planet-hunting spacecraft Kepler, which has somehow switched into emergency mode. NASA just found out about the anomaly a day and a half ago, right before the agency tried to maneuver the spacecraft to point at …

Bringing the Ghostly City of Pompeii Back to Life

POMPEII, Italy<p>Pompeii has been a byword for catastrophe for almost 2,000 years. Today this place of chronic disasters is being transformed into an archaeological showcase.<p>For the first time in 19 centuries, a breath of life is wafting through the ghostly streets of Pompeii. Under the guidance of a …

Scientists Stored These Images in DNA—Then Flawlessly Retrieved Them

Who needs memory cards when you have DNA? A team of scientists has been able to store images within the life-defining molecules then retrieve them …

Europe's 10 cheapest beach resorts for 2016