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Does Work-Life Balance Even Exist? Let's Ask Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Richard Branson, Steve Blank (and Others) | Inc.com

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, have welcomed their second child, a daughter named August. So, the CEO and founder of Facebook is taking two months of paternity leave. (It's staggered, so that he'll be out for a month, back for a month, then basically take the month of December).<p>If …

Work-life Balance

Nils Holger Moormann creates space-saving living cube for micro apartments

This unit containing sleeping, eating and working areas was designed by Nils Holger Moormann for those living in micro apartments.<p>Kammerspiel, which …

These small but beautiful homes prove just how impressive a tiny living space can be

They're little but perfectly formed.<p><b>Living spaces can be tight for many of us, but that doesn't mean you can't make the most of a tiny …

Swiss Simplicity / Wohlgemuth & Pafumi Architekten

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> If you like homes that are designed for close family lifestyle, then you'll find that "Swiss Simplicity" …

No Known Expiration Date

“Hell, no,” Richard Isaacson bellows when asked whether some form of cognitive decline is inevitable with age, especially for those genetically …

Working Full-Time Could Be Bad For Your Brain After a Certain Age

We knew it.<p>Working long hours Monday to Friday is tough no matter how old you are, but recent research suggests that, if you're over 40, working more …

The Brain

How to burn fat

All gym rats have the same primary goals: Build muscle and burn fat. But melting away that pudgy layer to reveal the six pack you’ve worked so hard …

Nutrition

Eye Candy: 10 Ways To Hide Or Disguise Your TV

Televisions are a reality for most people, but that doesn't change the fact that they're not the prettiest thing to look at. There are ways to …

Artworks

These beautiful tiny homes cost less than $20,000 to build — take a look inside

After more than a decade of designing, editing, and reworking, the students at Rural Studio, Auburn University 's architectural-design program, built two cottages with raw materials that cost just $14,000 each. (The team calls them the "20K Homes.")<p>The goal was to create a model for building homes …

Housing

Why the calorie is broken

There’s a serious problem with the way we measure food – and it may mean you’re consuming much more than you realise. Cynthia Graber and Nicola Twilley of the podcast Gastropod report.<p>“For me, a calorie is a unit of measurement that’s a real pain in the rear.”<p>Bo Nash is 38. He lives in Arlington, …

Nutrition
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