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Throw Out Your To-Do List, Fix Your Calendar, Double Your Productivity

What if everything you’ve been taught about time management has been wrong?<p>You were told to keep a task list for your “to-dos” and your calendar for phone calls and appointments. Meetings at work, doctor’s appointments, kids’ dance recitals and soccer games.<p>But what if you used your calendar to …

Lessons From Pavel: Strength As a Skill and the Value of Practice

<b>As I sat on my bed in my crowded room, I could hear Pavel Tsatsouline’s voice in my head as I read through The Naked Warrior.</b> This book was the first …

Exercise

This Boxing Workout Will Get You in the Best Shape of Your Life

Round 4: Crunch and Plank<p>The power in a punch doesn't come from the arm; it comes from the torque of twisting your hips and firing all that energy …

Everything you need to know about EMOM workouts

“EMOM” stands for “every minute on the minute” and it’s when you begin a prescribed number of reps of an exercise at the top of a minute and then …

Workouts

How to learn coding for free: A guide for designers

Learning to code can be one of the most daunting tasks a designer can undertake. Code looks complicated, reads like gibberish, feels boring, and …

Canada Is Forever Changed In This Stunning Google Timelapse

A lot can change in 32 years, and geography is no exception.<p>Google released an updated version of their Earth Timelapse tool Tuesday, which now …

8 Plyometrics Exercises You Can Do Without a Gym

1 of 9<p>IAN SPANIER<p>Plyometrics That Fry Winter Pounds<p>Take our toughest total-body conditioning workout outside this spring! We’ve packed eight …

Canadians Can Now Access Credit Scores for Free Through RateHub

RateHub.ca, a financial comparison site for mortgage rates, credit cards, and insurance, today introduced free Equifax credit scores to its customers.<p>…

Learn the Kettlebell Basics and Regain Your Movement Potential

<i>EDITOR'S NOTE: For an in-depth description of the beginner workouts and the movements contained in them from their creator, Bret Hamilton, have a</i> …

4 Secrets to Learning Anything, According to Neuroscience

Learning is no longer something we just do in schools.<p>The future of work is all about innovation and agility. We have to be prepared for ever-changing circumstances, and that means being open to learning new things.<p>Learning is no longer something we just do in schools. We can't rely on just the …

Captain America: Civil War VFX featurette explores the creation of Wakanda

The mid-credits scene of this year’s <b>Captain America: Civil War</b> gave us our very first look at Wakanda ahead of 2018’s <b>Black Panther</b> solo movie, and a …

No Number Of Additional Galaxies Can Prevent The Universe From Needing Dark Matter

It was perhaps the biggest news in space since we detected gravitational waves: instead of “billions and billions” of galaxies, there are at least two trillion of them — that’s 2,000,000,000,000 — within our observable Universe. Previously, the best estimate was merely 170 billion, coming from …

Aldo Leopold Bench Plans

This step by step woodworking project is about aldo leopold bench plans. This bench is super simple to build, but surprisingly sturdy. If you like …

Pencil Portraits - How to Draw a Mouth

Drawing the Mouth: Step by Step<p>Our pencil study of a mouth is broken down into three steps to help you understand each stage of the drawing process. …

HitFix

Is Han Solo Stupid? An Investigation<p>The Bomb Inside Darth Vader No One Talks About<p>Peyton Reed Gives Us Some Insight Into That Shocking Mid-Credit …

Top 5 Programming Languages You Should Learn Today

Web Development is the process by which a website is created. Web programming and web designing are two essential part of the process of web …

Evernote is moving all its data, machine learning tech to Google Cloud Platform

Evernote — the popular note taking and productivity startup with 200 million users — has built its reputation around an app that lets you record and track all your life’s details hold them there, for life. Today, the company is shifting gears on the question of how it will keep hold of and track …

Metaphysics special: What is consciousness?

In Cotard’s syndrome, the feeling of existence corrodes but something more fundamental does not (see “How do I know I exist“). Even though people …

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Learn C Sharp Programming Language by Building Projects

With so many different languages available for developers to choose from, it is no wonder that developers are relying on languages that make things …

An Aggressive Full-Body Fat-Loss Workout from The 21-Day Shred

By the time you reach Day 18 of the <b>The 21-Day Shred</b> you’ll already be significantly leaner, and quite possibly even stronger. The workout starts out …

The 21st Century’s 100 greatest films: Who voted?

We polled 177 critics from around the world – here is how they voted.<p>Communicating with 177 film critics is a time-consuming process. But for every critic who participated – and many more were invited – it wasn’t just a matter of lending their expertise; it was about sharing their passion. The …

Ethan Coen

This New Equation Might Finally Unite The Two Biggest Theories in Physics, Claims Physicist

Linking general relativity and quantum mechanics with wormholes.<p>One of the most stubborn problems in physics today is the fact that our two best …

The most powerful physics machine on Earth may have found something that breaks the laws of physics as we know them

Caltech theoretical physicist Sean Carroll stopped by Business Insider to talk about string theory, parallel universes, and other exciting topics he discusses in his new book, "The Big Picture: On the Origins of Life, Meaning, and the Universe Itself."<p><b>Follow BI Video:</b> On Twitter

I'm a self-millionaire— here are 7 things I think everyone should understand about money

April is the official National Financial Literacy Month. Of course, it's always important to stress financial literacy no matter what time of year it is and regardless of your current financial situation. Financial literacy is so important because money is one of life's necessities, yet so many …

An investor who owns 4,000 apartments explains why multi-family real estate is the best investment he's made

I recently wrote an article that explained why buying a house is for suckers. A home is not an investment, because it doesn't pay you each month — you have to pay it.<p>It's a liability to me, not an asset. Not only does a house leave you less mobile, it ties up your money so you can't use it for real …

Real Estate

This Intense Push-Up Will Help Tone Your Arms

Push-ups may not be everyone's favourite exercise, but fitness lovers and rare gym-goers can both agree, they do wonders for your core and arms.<p>In …

5 savagely hard boxing workouts that'll get you in fighting shape

Fighting

7 myths about how to stay in shape

Get fit. Stay fit. Easy goals to set, but they're hard to achieve.<p>At least part of the reason for that is that the science on fitness and dieting has changed over time. People who read about fitness in the '70s heard different information than those who read about fitness in the '90s. And the …

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