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13 steps anyone can take to get rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

Prompted by legendary businessman Andrew Carnegie, who turned a few nickels and dimes into a fortune, journalist Napoleon Hill researched more than 500 self-made millionaires over 20 years before releasing his 1937 best-seller "Think and Grow Rich."<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that the magic …

Self-improvement

What If Everything We Think We Know About Addiction Is Wrong?

When we think about addiction, our first instincts are to blame the drugs and the people who choose to take them. But what if that approach to …

25 minute walk could add 7 years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …

9 Simple Habits to Start Now for a More Energetic Day Tomorrow

Let’s just accept the fact that most of us don’t cook healthy meals every night, hit the gym every morning or have the best sleep habits. However, there are some simple ways to start working on healthy habits that don’t require you to have the discipline of a drill sergeant. Pick and choose which …

How Hope Can Improve Your Life, Backed By Research

There’s a scientific reason to have hope<p>Everyone says “have hope.” Is that just silly pollyanna optimism?<p>No. Actually there’s a science to hope.<p>Via …

Psychology

Five of the Best Computer Science Classes in the U.S.

Plenty of adults wander the professional world hiding their ignorance about how computers work, a knowledge gap that can now be closed in a few …

15 free online resources that will improve your productivity

Rather than let the internet kill your productivity, make it work for you.<p>We've collected some of the best free online resources to save you time and streamline your work day.<p><i>This is an update of an article originally written by Maggie Zhang.</i>

Picasso = Genius: This algorithm can judge “creativity” in art as well as the experts

Art is seen as unquantifiable. Great paintings are creative forces that transcend their brush strokes, colors, and compositions. They can’t be reduced to mere data, analyzed, and ranked by their creativity. Two computer scientists at Rutgers University respectfully disagree.<p>Ahmed Elgammal and Babak …

Art

Facebook and Microsoft just announced a monumental deal in virtual reality

Not only will the first Oculus Rift come with an Xbox One controller and Xbox adapter so you can play your Xbox One games through your VR headset, but Xbox chief Phil Spencer also announced Oculus will support Windows 10 right out of the box.<p>This partnership is hugely important to both companies, …

Disney could lose $140 million on 'Tomorrowland' flop

Sources say the film will lose $120 million to $140 million by the time it finishes its global rollout, becoming Disney's first major financial misfire since <i>The Lone Ranger</i> prompted a $190 mil­lion write-down two summers ago.<p>It's also the third big-budget original tentpole of 2015 to bomb after</i> …