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The Science Behind Smarter Decision Making: 7 Mental Models To Know

Every one of us make dozens, if not hundreds of small to big decisions on a daily basis.<p>Some don’t impact our lives at all, while some can change the outcome of our entire lives.<p>Whether it’s trying to figure out which job you should take, deciding to quit your job to start a business, move to a new …

Were There Aliens Before Us?

Are we the only civilization-building intelligent species that has ever occurred in the universe?<p>It's one of science's oldest questions. Earlier this year, my colleague Woody Sullivan and I published a paper in the journal <i>Astrobiology</i> presenting new results that, I believe, throw new light on the …

Conspiracy Theory Thursday — Area 51 Really IS Used For Shady Alien Experiments

Conspiracy Theory Area 51<p><b>Area 51</b>. The remote location in <b>Nevada</b> some 83 miles outside of <b>Las Vegas</b> has proved to be one of the most intriguing places …

Paranormal

Are You Cut Out To Be An Entrepreneur? Ask Yourself These Eight Questions

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Before getting started on the road to founding a business, there is one question that every potential entrepreneur needs to ask the mirror: “Am I …

Entrepreneurship

Top 6 Apps for Space Lovers and Stargazers

Nothing puts life into perspective like looking up at a night sky full of millions of stars. Of course they look like pin pricks, but the stars and planets above us are truly huge and remind us how small Earth is among the vast, infinite universe. Smartphones allow us to take stargazing a step …

Pluto May Be A Planet Again, Thanks To A New Discovery

It’s rare you come across passionate arguments in astronomy, but whether Pluto is a planet has turned out to be a touchy subject. The New Horizons probe mission, which has sent back some of the best photos and information we have about the once and future planet, has revived the debate — especially …

12 Habits Of The Most Productive People

You know those super-productive people who manage to get more done than the rest of us? These are their secrets.<p>Some people just get stuff done. By the time most are pouring their second cup of joe, these super-achievers have been to Crossfit, hit inbox zero, and nailed the rough draft of that …

The two most important discoveries that completely transformed our view of ET in the universe

As the years pressed on, however, scientists made two key discoveries that changed everything:<p>"There have been two phenomenal game changers during my career," Tarter told Business Insider. "[The discovery of] extremophiles and exoplanets. And they both inspired to make the universe appear, perhaps, …

30 Questions You Should Be Ready to Answer During a Job Interview

Interview prep 101 dictates that you should have your elevator pitch ready, a few stories polished, and a good sense of what you have to offer. So, …

8 Crucial Entrepreneurial Skills You Won’t Learn in School

You won't pick up these skills in a classroom, but you can't run a business without them.<p>Entrepreneurship may be a major in some business schools but there are many things you just can't learn in the classroom.<p>Here are eight skills you'll need to possess when becoming a business owner in the real …

Photos that Challenge Conventions of Beauty, Race, and Gender

Photographer Joseph Maida's new book examines the way global society interprets gender, fantasy, and the ways identity is performed.<p>Photo by Joseph Maida: Ka'ainanui (Hawaiian, Chinese, French, German) 2013<p>Last year, VICE launched our column "Being Gay is Beautiful In..." with a photograph from New …

Man On Mars? NASA Says It's Happening -- And Soon

"We are farther down the path to sending humans to Mars than at any point in NASA's history."<p>We're going to Mars -- and we're going in the not-too-distant future.<p>NASA says preparations for a manned mission to the Red Planet are proceeding as planned, with humans expected to set foot on Mars in the …

Space Science

Alien invasion: Hundreds of UFO believers flock to Holmfirth to hear the UFO 'truth'

The evidence that UFOs are real was laid out to hundreds of believers – and a few sceptics – at a huge meeting of minds in Holmfirth.<p>Experts in …

Paranormal

How Big is the Universe?

As technology has evolved, astronomers are able to look back in time to the moments just after the Big Bang. This might seem to imply that the entire …

Here’s what happened when a group of friends built a scale model of the solar system in the desert

But in reality, the solar system is extremely vast.<p>To get an idea of just how far that is, it would take about 4 hours to reach the furthest planet from the sun at the speed of light.<p>In the words of James Irwin, an astronaut on Apollo 15:<p>As we got farther and farther away, the Earth diminished in …

Astronomy

4 tricks cops use to bust you for pot -- and how you can beat them

According to the ACLU, marijuana arrests account for over half of all drug arrests—and 88% of those charges are for simple possession. Because of …

26 Books Every 'Spiritual But Not Religious' Seeker Should Read

If you're on a spiritual quest, these books will open you up to wonder.<p><i>"There are things you can't reach. But</i><p><i>you can reach out to them, and all day long.</i><p><i>The wind, the bird flying away. The idea of God.</i><p><i>And it can keep you as busy as anything else, and happier."</i><p>-- "Where Does The Temple Begin, Where …

Books

Harper Is Waging a War on Drugs in Canada — And Scientists Say He's Clueless | VICE News

As he fights for re-election, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is once again trying to position himself as a crusader in the war on drugs — and cast his opponents as naive about the risks of liberal drug policies.<p>"We understand that illicit narcotics destroy lives," Harper said Tuesday as he …

21 Donald Trump Quotes to Inspire Your Success

Learn success habits from one of today's most successful businesspeople.<p>A handful of candidates are already standing out from the crowded Republican presidential field, including entrepreneur and businessman Donald Trump. (Anyone seeing the Thursday night debate saw him really stand out--in both …

Everything Is Made Of Waves; Also, Particles

Everything in the universe has both particle and wave nature, at the same time.They’re really just different language describing the same mathematical object.

Is Our Universe a Fake?

<i>Robert Lawrence Kuhn is the creator, writer and host of "Closer to Truth," a public television and multimedia program that features the world's</i> …

Singularity

NASA predicts imminent discovery of alien life

Written by Dr Michael Salla on July 30, 2015. Posted in science and technology<p>On Tuesday, Dr. John Grunsfeld, head of NASA’s Science Mission …

Pluto: ten things we now know about the dwarf planet

Photograph: Nasa/Reuters<p>We now know much more about Pluto than before the New Horizons flyby. The image shows Pluto in enhanced colour.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/28/1438087352660/888f6d4f-e758-47b7-9d39-d1bcca89734e-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Nasa/Reuters<p>We …

Earth could get just 12 hours' warning of damaging solar storm

UK Cabinet Office report sets out risks of coronal mass ejections from the sun causing power outages, and disruption of GPS and communications<p>Humanity would only have a 12-hour warning about the arrival of a “coronal mass ejection” that could damage the National Grid, pipelines and railway signals, …

The Complete Guide To The 5 Types Of Organizational Structures For The Future Of Work

Over the past few weeks I’ve been writing about various types of organizational structures that either already exist in today’s business landscape or are starting to emerge as viable options for the future of work. I explore each of these structures and concepts in my book <i>The Future of Work:</i> …

The Workplace

Opinion: Stephen Hawking’s catastrophic end for Planet Earth

Yes, Stephen Hawking says Planet Earth is headed for a “catastrophic ending.” The good news, he wants you to become a hero, save the world. Maybe …

You Are God: The True Teachings Of Jesus | The Galactic Free Press

Source: www.wakingtimes.com | Original Post Date: November 14, 2014 –<p><b>In this article we will explore how the true teachings of Jesus can be summed up</b> …

Spirituality

The 3 interview questions one CEO asks every job candidate

In a recent interview with Adam Bryant of the New York Times, Lori Senecal, CEO of the MDC Partner Network and global CEO of advertising agency CP+B, says there are three things she looks for in every job candidate. She also shares the clever questions she asks to figure out whether job seekers …

Employment