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Will we be able to control the killer robots of tomorrow?

From ship-hunting Tomahawk missiles and sub-spying drone ships to semi-autonomous UAV swarms and situationally-aware reconnaissance robots, the Pentagon has long sought to protect its human forces with the use of robotic weapons. But as these systems gain ever-greater degrees of intelligence and …

War

Digital Nomadic Entrepreneurship: 4 Ways to Work and Play Around the World

The whole world opens up to you when you can go to work without going to the office.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve quit your boring job, deleted your boss from your digital life and decided to become a digital nomadic entrepreneur. You know you can do it. You …

Freelancing

Black Ring-Shaped UFOs Pop Up In Skies All Over The World — Are We Under Attack?

Yikes! Mysterious black smoke rings have been appearing floating high above cities all over the globe! Are they UFOs and if so, what does this …

The Basics of Financial Planning

Don't wait until you have money to start planning.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Too many people think you need to have a lot of money before you start your financial planning. The exact opposite is true -- financial planning is how you get that money. By creating a …

Financial Planning

How one company wants to recycle used rockets into deep-space habitats

Why destroy when you can reuse?<p>As NASA works toward sending people into deep space, the agency is looking for new types of space habitats that astronauts can live in far from Earth. One company, Nanoracks, has a design idea in mind — but rather than build something completely new, the company has a …

Space Exploration

5 Best Defense Stocks to Buy Now

As hawkish as he was as a presidential candidate—advocating, for example, that the U.S. “bomb the hell out of ISIS”—as Commander-in-Chief, Donald …

Aviation

One small step for man, one giant step for robot suit with man inside

A South Korean robot similar to the one imagined in the film "Avatar" takes its first steps.<p>When you mention South Korean tech companies, the name Hankook Mirae Technology isn't the first to come to mind. But on Tuesday, the company made its 13-foot, 1.5-ton manned robot, the Method-1, take a step …

Robotics

Fisherman's photos of extraordinary creatures from the deep dark sea

<b>A Russian deep-sea fisherman tweets photos of the wild things he finds while exploring the depths of the ocean.</b><p>So there’s a deep-sea fisherman named …

25 books by billionaires that will teach you how to run the world

Whether you want to launch an empire or become the best in your field, who better to consult than those who have achieved the peak of professional …

Bill Gates and investors worth $170 billion are launching a fund to fight climate change through energy innovation

Bill Gates is leading a more than $1 billion fund focused on fighting climate change by investing in clean energy innovation.<p>The Microsoft co-founder and his all-star line-up of fellow investors plan to announce tomorrow the Breakthrough Energy Ventures fund, which will begin making investments …

Venture Capital

These 17,000 rocks from the bottom of the world could unlock the secrets of existence

Everything in the lab gleams. There is no smell and no sound but the insectlike whir of the machine that pumps nitrogen gas into the dozen or so glass storage tanks lining the walls. The pressure of the gas inflates the white rubber gloves attached to the tanks and makes them reach, ghostlike, …

Meteorites

7 phases I went through to get from waiting tables to owning a 6-figure business

I wanted everything at once. I wanted to build my dream business overnight and have an enormous community of fans and friends and make millions of dollars creating products I loved.<p>Having zero experience and a small network, those ambitions soon sputtered out. I adopted a new mindset: I figured out …

Entrepreneurship

ADHD makes for better entrepreneurs

<i>Entrepreneurship researcher Johan Wiklund of Syracuse University was alerted to the link between ADHD and entrepreneurship after family experiences led him to learn more about mental health issues. This encouraged him to look at how ADHD can be a positive influence. We spoke to Wiklund about his</i> …

Entrepreneurship

How can I help Syrian refugees? 5 charities and organizations that are fighting the crisis

The Syrian civil war has ravaged the people and country for five years now and there appears to be no end in sight. Involvement of international …

Middle East

10 Habits of extremely successful entrepreneurs that everyone should learn

Share57<p>Tweet<p>Share64<p>+13<p>Shares 124<p>Being an entrepreneur is a lifestyle that requires staying power, because starting a new business is a long-term …

Study: Marijuana Can Help Battle Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, and Addiction

The most comprehensive research review ever done on the topic found that marijuana can help battle depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress …

How the Enormous Field of Physics All Fits Together

Physics has a bit of an image problem. To some, it’s a fascinating and diverse field of study. To others, it’s a trigger word for math anxiety, or an …

How to Take Stellar Night Shots of Stars: Better Astrophotography Through Settings And Science

We’ve all seen them: night shots of some wind-weathered rock formation in the American Southwest, backed by a dramatic, star-spangled sky. Earth, the …

Pacific Northwest

10 Examples of Spectacular Astrophotography from Joe Scott & Jack Scott-Gardner

Anyone who had the good fortune of traveling to New Zealand knows that it’s a spectacular place to photograph, with dramatic mountains, a stunning …

Investing With a Purpose: Looking Beyond ‘Socially Responsible Investing’

<b>Updated June 2017</b><p><b>Podcast Transcript</b><p>Host: Peter Thompson, Senior Regional Fiduciary Manager, Philanthropic Services – Northeast, Wells Fargo Private …

Are you an introvert, socially anxious or shy? 6 clues to help you tell

Quiet people are having their moment.<p>The world is embracing introverts in a big way, spurred by movements like Susan Cain’s “Quiet Revolution.” It’s happening because the research validates so many of us, said Ellen Hendriksen, a clinical psychologist at Boston University's Center for Anxiety and …

Self-help

According to Neuroscience, These Are the 10 Most Relaxing Songs Ever

Sure to both stir your soul and calm your nervous system.<p>Everyone knows they need to manage their stress. When things get difficult at work, school, or in your personal life, you can use as many tips, tricks, and techniques as you can get to calm your nerves.<p>So here's a science-backed one: make a …

Neuroscience

Farm 360 in Indianapolis grows veggies with 100% renewable energy and 90% less water

In a nondescript warehouse on the Near Eastside of Indianapolis, the growers at Farm 360 are growing vegetables through a hydroponic system that is …

Our universe's five most startling coincidences

Dark matter dominated the early universe and dark energy will reign billions of years from now. We seem to be living in a strangely special era<p>From …

5 Reliable Ways Stressed Entrepreneurs Can Stay Sane and Happy

Stress and the toll it takes on mental health are occupational risks of entrepreneurship. Simple healthy habits can balance the scales.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurship can seem glamorous, and many people view it as a way to end their “suffering” from a …

Mental Health

Inside a Giant Seashell, Hear the Sounds of Outer Space

An immersive installation from NASA and STUDIOKCA turns satellite trajectories into sound art.<p>Though more than 2,000 man-made satellites currently orbit the earth, most people never think about the multitudes of spacecraft. Through a traveling, immersive sound installation that creates a symphony …

Art

This Startup Teaches Coding and Entrepreneurship to Prisoners

<i>This piece originally appeared on Uncubed.com.</i><p>The Last Mile aims to give inmates a fighting chance at a job after they’re released by teaching …

Learning