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5 Simple Habits That Guarantee Rapid Progress Towards Your Goals

“Your net worth to the world is usually determined by what remains after your bad habits are subtracted from your good ones.”<p>-Benjamin Franklin<p>We all …

This Is How Women Once Described the Ideal Husband

Caption from LIFE. 20-year olds' ideal: Perry Como, their choice, enacts perfect spouse.<br>Yale Joel—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images<p>1 of 9<p>For a …

New Study Finds People With Sleep Problems Also Have A Lower Pain Tolerance

Cold showers are rarely fun. But if you suffer from insomnia, they can be downright painful.<p>A new study from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health in Bergen, Norway, found that people who struggle with insomnia or other sleep disruption issues also tend to have lower pain tolerances. It is the …

Sleep

The Weird Reason You’re Packing on the Pounds

You might have your back to blame for the extra fat on your gut<p>Your barking back could lead to a bulging gut. Back pain might screw with the parts of your brain that help control how much you eat, research out of the Yale University School of Medicine suggests.<p>In the study, people with chronic low …

Cinch tent combines fast pop-up pitching with solar power

Cinch designer Jake Jackson loved everything about camping, except for the tent. After years of frustration with the models on the market, he decided …

10 Green Technologies That Could Help Revolutionize Our Changing Planet

In an era of drought, climate change and food shortages, environmental pioneers have joined forces to help tackle some of the world's most pressing issues through technological advancement.<p>Here are 10 burgeoning technologies that have the potential to help revolutionize our planet of consumerism. …

Sustainability

8 Luxury Camping Trips That Are Worth It

Camping is great...except for the bug bites, sleeping on the ground and the constant fear of wild animals. The alternative? Glamping. These luxurious vacations allow you to experience nature and gorgeous scenery but without the tent-pitching and fire building. Here, eight amazing glamping trips …

Jackson Hole

The world's most futuristic caravans

Cheapest power source: Solar rooftop

THE SUMMER activity described above belongs to a category of measures called “demand-side management.”<p>Given the continuing growth of the Philippine …

Bottling Up Legislation: Power Companies Keep Lid on Solar

Back when Dr. Paige Kreegel was a state representative in 2009, he had an idea that he thought simply made sense. Florida, the Sunshine State, should …

4 No-Fail Ways to Stop Eating When You're Bored

Don't let mindless munching sabotage your weight-loss efforts.<p><i>This article was written by Lizzie Fuhr and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>It sounds simple in theory, but learning how to differentiate between boredom and hunger can be a struggle. If you ever find yourself standing …

7 Space-Maximizing Tips for the Organizationally Adventurous

Are you ready to be your boldest, baddest organizing self to reclaim as much space as possible in your small home? Don't shy away from these …

Storage Ideas

How To Leave Work At 5 P.M. And Still Get Everything Done

It’s a pattern with which most full-time professionals are familiar–you’re spending increasing amounts of time at your desk, but it feels like you’re getting less done. The hours stretch on, the to-do list grows, and you find yourself facing a future where you might let go of your apartment and …

Seven Habits Of Organized People

Organized people aren’t born; they’re built. Here are the habits that you can cultivate to be just like them.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>We all know that one friend or coworker who is super-organized. The …

Inside the new approach to finding the true value of solar

While solar use continues to boom, a crucial question remains unanswered: What are its true costs and benefits to the electricity delivery system?<p>The …

9 Hacks To Get Much More Organized In Your Life

You have dreams, aspirations and goals. And as a savvy hacker, you know that what you do day-to-day is directly tied to your future success. So you …

How to Get Single-Digit Body Fat

If you want to get leaner than lean, every bite counts<p>At a fitness conference last Spring, I joined some friends for breakfast. It was a normal breakfast up until the moment Spencer Nadolsky, D.O., pulled a scale out of his gym bag to weigh a banana.<p>I knew Dr. Nadolsky was preparing for a …

#AcceptTheGift

THANK YOU TO THE ALMOST 1000 PEOPLE WHO SIGNED THE OPEN LETTER!<p>A group of diverse Christian leaders delivered the letter this morning. You can read …

The way we live now: the rise of the energy-producing home

Guardian sustainable business,Housing,Energy,Architecture,Design,Solar power,Energy efficiency,Art and design,Environment,Ethical and green living,Renewable energy<p>Design projects across the world are experimenting with new ways to generate energy through the built environment<p>Imagine living in a …

Architecture

JAXA beams solar energy from space to Earth with accuracy

The problem with gathering solar energy here on Earth via solar panels is that a lot of the energy that the sun produces doesn’t make it through the …

You Don’t Need An Energy Company When You Can Buy Power From Your Friends

Not for much longer. With thousands of people now installing solar panels and selling power back to utilities, the grid is changing from a one-way, …

Solar Panels

8 Outstanding Google Tools You May Not Know About

Which of these tools and resources can give you the competitive advantage?<p>Lately, I've been hearing about this little company called Google. Personally, I think there's a chance that they'll actually make something of themselves. Call me crazy.<p>While approximately 101 percent of this article's …

Productivity 101: How to Use Personal Kanban to Visualize Your Work

The best productivity methods keep your to-dos in front of you and prioritized so you never wonder what to work on next. Some are complicated, but …

This Power Plant In Australia Is The First Ever To Send Energy From Waves Into The Grid

Waves are reliable and powerful. But only now is the world beginning to look at their true potential as a source for renewable energy.<p>Looking off the coast of Garden Island in Western Australia, all you’ll see is the ocean. But under the waves, the world’s first grid-connected power plant is …

Know When To Fold Them

[av_video src=’https://vimeo.com/103446030′ format=’16-9′ width=’16’ height=’9′]<p>Most of the spacecraft we have are powered by solar panels. The …

Solar Panels

Solar Panels Soon To Become Radically More Affordable

The cost for a typical solar panel installation is prohibitive to many homeowners. Most of the initial expenses to hook up solar power are associated …