Phil Garner

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These 21 Truly Scary Netflix Movies Will Scare The Pants Off You This Halloween

There are times when you want to watch a family-friendly spooky movie—and then there are times when you want to watch a horror film that will freak …

Horror

Researchers Reveal 5 Ways To Gain Emotional Intelligence

<b>Emotional intelligence is a skill that can be strengthened, and it is an important one for building strong relationships with those around us, both</b> …

This bizarre $15,000 electric car could transform your commute

A new all-electric car just hit the market, but it looks a little different than other electric cars you can buy.<p>Made by the Canadian company Electra Meccanica, the 2017 Solo car boasts three wheels instead of four and is built for just one passenger, hence its name, Solo.<p>The car is not aimed at …

Time Dilation Is Even More Confusing Than You Thought

Did you know time can rotate?<p>Einstein's theory of relativity has all sorts of weird results that make it difficult to wrap your head around, but one of the weirdest is time dilation. Basically, according to relativity, if you speed up, then time slows down. But that relatively simple idea can lead …

7 Leadership Qualities You May Not Know You Have

What does it take to be a great leader?<p>Once upon a time, birth order and socioeconomic status were considered powerful determinants in who would …

This Leadership Value Is the Most Important Trait of Any Successful Business

Culture reflects leadership. And one of the most essential components to leadership is to model the culture the company needs to succeed.<p><i>By Marcus Nicolls, senior partner for Partners In Leadership who works with global leaders on overcoming tough business challenges. He is also the co-author of</i> …

Employee Engagement

President Obama Signed This GMO Labeling Bill

Soon all food packages sold in the U.S. will have to have the proper labeling.<p>On Friday President Obama signed bill S. 764 that puts into place a …

'People have harboured this animosity for a long time': Why Baton Rouge is back at the centre of US civil rights protests

Dianne Jemison Pollard’s home was abuzz with activity.<p>She was a very young girl – only aged three – but she remembers clearly the crowds pouring into the living room in Baton Rouge where her father, a Baptist pastor, was coordinating the first major civil rights protest the United States had ever …

Yes, You’re Tired of Hearing About Pokemon Go. But Here Are 5 Things to Learn From Its Success

The Pokemon Go phenomenon has swept the nation at a record pace since its release on July 6. In just a matter of days the app has moved to the top of …

Pokémon

Congress just passed a bill that could change the way you buy food

The bill directs the Department of Agriculture to write rules establishing a national standard for how GE products are labeled.<p>Companies will be allowed to use text, symbols or a QR code to let consumers know about GE ingredients in their products.<p>A federal labeling law would nullify Vermont's …

Fate of Vermont's Historic GMO-Labeling Law in US Senate's Hands

As the nation's first GMO labeling law takes effect, food policy experts are warning that its benefits could be "fleeting," should the U.S. Senate …

Agriculture

49 Underrated Books You Really Need To Read

Under-read, overlooked, and forgotten books that everyone will love.<p>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.<p>Also: Just because you've read one of these doesn't mean everyone has. Stay classy. Yay books!

Men's Health: How To Get Your Six Pack Back

While your main goal might be to crunch or plank your way to redefining your mid-section, you may want to make eating healthy your first priority to achieving six-pack abs. It is not unusual for men to hit middle-age and notice more weight around their waistlines. This may occur due to a decrease …

How to Hack Your Hormones So You Can Sleep Better, Gain Muscle, and Have More Sex

Science says you can control your chemistry. Here’s how<p>Think of your body as a Fortune 500 company. There are layers of management, countless systems that must work together seamlessly, and tons of goals that occasionally conflict.<p>In other words, it’s complicated. Thankfully, you don’t have to …

Running A Small Business? Here Are 5 Proven Social Media Marketing Ideas That Won’t Blow Your Budget

Small business owners are generally hard-pressed for time and resources. In fact, a Bank of America survey revealed that small business owners find …

The United States of Monsanto?

This week thousands of Americans took time out of their busy days to call their Senators to demand that they vote against the DARK Act, a bill …

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> …

Artificial Intelligence: Gods, egos and Ex Machina

Even with its flaws, last year’s <i>Ex Machina</i> perfectly captured the curious relationship between artificial intelligence, God and ego. A tiny change in its closing moments would have given it an intriguing new dimension.<p>It’s taken me a year and a several viewings to collect my thoughts about <i>Ex …

All Oils Are Not Created Equal--Here's Why

<i>By Kristie Dash, Allure</i><p>Photo: Chris Gentile<p>It doesn't take a biophysicist to know that incorporating oils into your beauty routine soothes chapped skin, fights frizz, and combats dryness--especially in the winter. But did you know that different types of oils do different things? If you look under …

Mexico formally launches 'El Chapo' extradition process

Interpol Mexico agents have executed two arrest warrants, formally launching extradition procedures. The move comes amid criticism over US actor Sean …

Mexico

26 incredible innovations that improved the world in 2015

From the start, 2015 was ripe for world-changing innovation.<p>In early January, we saw Bill Gates drink clean water converted from sewer sludge and …

Developing Countries

Milk And Cereal Popsicles Are Breakfast's Answer To Busy Mornings

Genius.<p>Cereal is a cheap, satisfying breakfast option. But some mornings are just too hurried to sit down to a bowl. Luckily, that's no longer a requirement for this breakfast staple because you can turn your morning serving into a popsicle and grab it with you on the go. Seriously.<p>Milk and cereal …

President Obama signs three constructive gun measures

The day before Thanksgiving, President Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), S.1356. The primary purpose of the act was to provide funds for operation of the U.S. military. However, the act also includes several other provisions to protect Second Amendment rights, which the …

5 Reasons Why We Fail to Pause Before We Get Into Trouble

"If we don't marry the idea with action within five seconds, then we pull the emergency break and kill the idea", says Mel Robbins, a motivational speaker. It made me reflect on a contrary supposition, of those circumstances in our lives, when killing the idea or <b>having a pause for five seconds</b> …

20 non-toy holiday gift ideas for kids

Children everywhere have already begun to give serious thought to their holiday wish-list while parents everywhere have already begun to cringe with the realization that in just a few weeks more toys will be invading their home.<p>The good news is that not all gifts need to involve toys.<p>There are …

Holiday Gift Ideas

Success Is at Your Fingertips if You Do These 9 Things

Training the best of our military around the world in strength and confidence, Tee Major knows what success requires and shares the secrets here.<p>Training the elite of the elite of our military, professional athletes, Olympians, executives, and celebrities, Tee Major knows success and is a force to …

personaldevelopment

10 Great Apps Every Leader Needs to Be Effective

Let technology radically enhance your leadership.<p>It's not enough for twenty-first-century leaders to focus on getting things done. They must also connect with employees to inspire performance. Digging deeper, top management today needs to marry purpose and meaning to each employee's contribution. …

Apps