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How an F Student Became America’s Most Prolific Inventor

Lowell Wood broke Edison's patent record and helped bring down the Soviet Union<p>“It’s really a one-person sort of vehicle,” says Lowell Wood, right …

8 Podcasts That Will Captivate Your Mind

A month ago, if you asked me what my favorite podcast was I would have paused awkwardly and asked, “What’s a podcast?” A lot has changed since …

Self-improvement

How Great Leaders Build Trust With 4 Brain-Based Tools

Recently one of my executive coaching clients came to me with this question.<p>“Christine, my team is disengaged and disconnected. I am being drained daily by high stress, high distrust and chaos. How can I get my team to trust my company and to trust me?”<p>The issue of trust can make or break an …

Leadership

To Your Brain, A Runner’s High Looks A Lot Like Smoking Weed

Endorphins have nothing to do with it<p>Intense exercise may not feel good to those unaccustomed to it, but does have at least one great perk: a runner’s high, a feeling of relaxed euphoria, which sets in at the end of long bouts of activity. Scientists recently discovered that this happens because …

The True Story of an Ex-Cop's War on Lie Detectors - Bloomberg Business

At this point, Williams was no longer living out of his truck. His father had helped him get a job as a student pastor in the town of Fargo, Okla. …

Was Tom Hayes Running the Biggest Financial Conspiracy in History?

<b>On a deserted trading floor,</b> at the Tokyo headquarters of a Swiss bank, Tom Hayes sat rapt before a bank of eight computer screens. Collar askew, …

Who killed the 20th century’s greatest spy? | Simon Parkin

Photograph: Anonymous/AP<p>President Nasser of Egypt (left), shakes hands with Ashraf Marwan (right), during Marwan’s wedding to Nasser’s daughter, Mona (centre), on 7 July 1966.<p>84<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/b947e8b46f206677d9d9435f9eeb33bb6284921a/0_171_3000_1797/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Murdo Macleod for …

Tony Blair

Sách Sống Theo Đúng Mục Đích – Rick Warren – download pdf + mp3

Đã bao giờ bạn tham dự một cuộc chạy đua mà không biết đích đến nằm ở đâu? Đã bao giờ bạn lên xe mà không biết nơi mình sẽ đến? Hẳn sẽ là một sự lãng …

Does too much pornography numb us to sexual pleasure? – Maria Konnikova

I don’t remember how old I was when I had my first encounter with pornography, but I must have been around 10 – the experience is entwined with the …

Making Love

“What is it saying?”<p>“What is what saying?”<p>“That annoying bird, hear it?”<p>She’d been awake a long time waiting for him. Finally she could not help …

How to learn 30 languages

Some people can speak a seemingly impossible number of tongues. How do they manage it, asks David Robson, and what can we learn from them?<p>Out on a sunny Berlin balcony, Tim Keeley and Daniel Krasa are firing words like bullets at each other. First German, then Hindi, Nepali, Polish, Croatian, …

Language Learning

One Man’s Desperate Quest to Cure His Son’s Epilepsy—With Weed | WIRED

This is Sam. He’s my son. His epilepsy caused him to have up to 100 seizures a day. After seven years we were out of options. Our last hope: an …