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Photographer Collects Scandinavian Landscapes in Jars

Christoffer Relander uses double exposure to make lush environments look like dioramas.<p>Inspired by memories of a childhood collecting ladybugs, grass, and ants, Finnish photographer Christoffer Relander has a playful new series of analog double exposures that appear to capture the Scandanavian …

'Quick, Draw!' is like Draw Something, but with Google's artificial intelligence network

Google has published numerous experiments with its cloud AI technologies, but 'Quick, Draw' is perhaps the most fun one yet. Using the same …

Artificial Intelligence

Organize Anything with Visual Task Management

Has busy turned into forgetful? Even for the most organized people, tracking changes and keeping up with a project’s status can become …

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 …

Science Unlocks The Secret To Why Introverts Prefer Alone Time To Socializing

The world is full of all kinds of people, but most of them can be put into one of two categories: extroverts and introverts. Some people are a little …

10 Things Healthy People Do Before Bed

Sweet dreams.<p>Want better well-being? Try sleeping your way there.<p>Healthy people know that logging Zs is a vital part of their wellness routine, so they prioritize it accordingly. Below are a few bedtime tricks you can steal from them so you can wake up well-rested and ready to tackle the day.<p><b>1.</b> …

12 easy ways to wake up earlier in the morning

It's not like you did anything more taxing than watching Netflix last night, but rough mornings like these are becoming far too common — and they're taking a serious toll on your morning productivity.<p>The thing is, waking up doesn't <i>have</i> to be so hard. With the help of Nancy Rothstein, an adjunct …

The Sleep Habits Of These Successful Millennials Could Change The Way You Work

To be a young, ambitious, hard-working professional in today’s always-on workforce often means skimping on sleep in the process. With deadlines to meet and boundaries to break, sleep sometimes falls to the wayside. But that’s a sacrifice some smart, savvy millennials refuse to make -- and they’re …

Women in Tech

Going booze-free? The effects of a month without alcohol

Photograph: Kirsty Wigglesworth/AFP/Getty Images<p>It’s easier to give up drinking if you can associate alcohol with unsavoury characters.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/42908e3bd72685f128da63269d1d0b1fbeb3d5c8/0_104_2984_1792/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: 68/George Doyle/Ocean/Corbis<p>Science fact: for …

Alcohol

The Number One Neuroscience Game-Changing Tool All Leaders Need For The New Year

Who do you work with that just drives you bonkers? Do you wish there was a way to wave a magic wand and instantly remove the immediate irritation, angst and frustration you associate with them?<p>While I don’t have a magic wand, thanks to neuroscience, I do have a practical tool that you can start …

Stanford University

Your Faith Can Move Mountains

<b>“Have faith in God! If you have faith in God and don’t doubt, you can tell this mountain to get up and jump into the sea, and it will. Everything you</b> …

13 bad habits you should break in 2016 to be more productive

Being more productive is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>While this is no easy feat, getting more done in less …

Why women are smarter than men

Trying to compare intelligence and gender doesn't typically yield much in the way of productive discussion, but sometimes research comes along that's worth opening this particular can of worms.<p>Decades of research show unequivocally that men and women are equal in general intelligence (IQ), but that …

Emotional Intelligence

Miss Colombia Choose Your Sex Partner And Make a Million

<b>Miss Colombia</b> could become the biggest thing in beauty pageants since <b>Vanessa Williams</b> ... if a porn king has his way.<p>Vivid honcho <b>Steve Hirsch fired</b> …

How to Stop Being Lazy and Get More Done: 5 Expert Tips

Some days the to-do list seems bottomless. Just looking at it is exhausting.<p><b>We all want to know how to stop being lazy and get more done.</b> I certainly …

3 Simple Ways You Can Banish Procrastination Today

We’ve all been there: that time when we had a big deadline coming up, or something important we knew needed to get done. And instead of figuring out …

Procrastination

The Religious Right Is Right to Be Scared: Christianity Is Dying in America

Among the Christian Right, and most Republican presidential candidates, it’s now an article of faith that the United States is persecuting Christians …

Religion

Here’s Why You Should Start Working Less

<i>The Entrepreneur Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Christmas Doesn't Belong to Christians

As we Christians draw near to the end of the Advent season and the long-anticipated Christmas holy day, I'd like to offer a word of caution and reflection to my fellow Christians: Christmas isn't <i>ours</i>. Sure, it's a Christian holiday, a high point in the Christian calendar, and a season where we …

The quiet impact of Obama's Christian faith

President Barack Obama was flying over Los Angeles in June as he listened to the first accounts from a courtroom in Charleston, South Carolina, where family members of nine dead parishioners who were gunned down at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church had just addressed the accused killer.<p>He …

7 Ways to Reorganize Yourself During the Busiest Time of the Year

Do you know someone juggling a million different projects, yet looks fit, healthy, happy and is somehow reliably there to tuck their kids into bed? …

10 Self-Esteem Boosters to Start the New Year Off Right

Many people are gearing up for the holidays, and along with that comes thinking about what they want to do this coming year to improve the current state of their well-being. During the hustle and bustle of holidays, often comes the feeling of anxiety and being overwhelmed. Many times the root cause …

Are You Guilty of Wasting Your Time This Way?

The top 10 time wasters we are all guilty of and what we should do about it.<p>When you want to be productive but you don't know what to do, or you want to be effective but you keep getting distracted, you end up wasting a lot of time.<p>The way to put a stop to our biggest time wasters is to identify …

What’s the secret of good writing?

If you find yourself procrastinating, or stifled by panic, or writer’s block, I can reveal that the solution to your troubles is…<p>I first encountered Robert Boice’s name about three years ago, somewhere online; after that, it started popping up every other month. Boice, I learned, was a US …

The 10 Life-Changing Gifts of the Entrepreneurial Struggle

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Struggle is natural to any journey. It forces us to <i>feel</i> our life and liveliness. To go through life without obstacles would literally cripple us. Without struggle we do not have the opportunity for personal evolvement. Solving problems …

Why You Should Keep a Journal (and How to Start Yours)

Some of the most influential people in history kept detailed journals of their lives. Those journals served two purposes: a permanent record for …

Investors Love It When You Use This Writing Trick

Your Executive Summary must immediately answer the question that's uppermost in your investors' minds.<p>Every entrepreneur knows that investors want to see a business plan before they invest money in a startup.<p>Unfortunately, many entrepreneurs wrongly believe the primary purpose of the business plan …

Church of England condemns cinemas for showing Hindu cartoon after banning Lord's Prayer

Cinemas accused of hypocrisy after claiming that commercials advertising 'any religion, faith or equivalent systems of belief' were banned<p>The Church of England has accused cinemas of having "double standards" for showing a seven-minute animation about Hinduism yet refusing to show adverts featuring …

Elaborately Bodypainted Live Figures Blend into the Seven Wonders of the World

Trina Merry is best known for her unique style of conceptual art that combines painted models with photography. We've previously featured some of her artwork that mimics astrological signs and blends human figures into scenes around New York, but her newest collection of images take a trip around …

5 Tips to Help You Get Through Your To-Do List

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every entrepreneur we know struggles with time management. There simply aren’t enough hours in the day to take care of everything. We fight the same battles to manage our time and tasks.<p>If you have a to-do list, you are ahead of the pack. …