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Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song for 15 Seconds Will Instantly Make You More Creative | Inc.com

Innovation matters. Creativity matters. Finding new solutions to old problems is what businesses -- and careers -- are often built on.<p>Sound therapy is a popular way to relax and reduce stress. But now you can use the power of music to be more creative.<p>Researchers at Radboud University split …

Creativity

5 things no one tells you about starting a startup

<i>[This guest commentary is by Avni Patel Thompson, founder and CEO of Poppy.]</i><p>There are things that I wish I had known before I had started my …

Positive Thinking

Hillary Clinton Rips Apart Trump's UN Speech In Interview With Stephen Colbert

Hillary Clinton has faced a lot of criticism since losing the electoral college, and thus the election, to Donald Trump. Following her defeat, …

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Flying

The Most Influential Fashion Trends, Decade by Decade

When you think about it, in the course of human history, 100 years isn't a particularly long time. But in the course of <i>fashion</i> history, it's the …

Natural History

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Revealed: The 10 Best Secret Beaches On Earth

The Best 10 Secret Beaches On Earth<p>In "News"<p>Beaches don’t come more stunning than the vast expanses of sand bordered by crystal clear waters on …

Western Australia

9 reasons why San Luis Obispo, California, is a top city for adventure

THOSE CLASSIC SHOTS you’ve seen of the California coast? We’re willing to bet they were taken right here. Rugged shorelines, rolling vineyards, a …

Ten weird signs that you are highly intelligent, according to science

In the real world, spotting intelligent people isn’t quite as simple as looking for people who babble gibberish like Benedict Cumberbatch in Sherlock.<p>…

Where to Travel Based on Your Zodiac Sign

The perfect destination<p>Picking a vacation destination can be as simple as throwing a dart at a map of the globe or jumping on the next great deal …

Travel Cheap: How to Travel on A Budget in 2017

Saving money for travel is all well and good, but what about when you arrive at your destination? It is easy to blow your budget once you are on the …

Personal Finance

Want to Build Your own Quantum Computer? Here is the Blueprint

If you can get your head around it, then there’s enough free information and resources available for anyone to have a go at making their quantum …

It looks like the Pentagon failed to disclose up to thousands of air strikes since 2001

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Pentagon has failed to disclose up to thousands of air strikes the U.S. military carried out over several years in Iraq, Syria, and Afghanistan against militants in those countries, the Military Times reported on Sunday.<p>Last year, the United States carried out at least …

Military

Neon is an experimental web browser that's filled with glorious content bubbles

Opera, which released its first browser in 1995, has quietly been innovating its products over the last two decades with features like built in …

Software

NASA's First Black Space Station Crewmember Is a Total Inspiration

Today in news we're so here for: In May 2018, Jeanette Epps will become the first African American crewmember on the International Space Station. NASA announced this week that Epps will be joining veteran astronaut Andrew Fuestel as a flight engineer for Expedition 56 and then stay on board for …

Space Exploration

FBI and Homeland Security detail Russian hacking campaign in new report

Experts say report is too little too late and comes after several others from private sector detailing alleged exploits of groups Fancy Bear and Cozy Bear<p>Obama orders sanctions on Russia after election campaign hacking<p>The US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and FBI have released an analysis of …

Homeland Security

Intelligence Agencies Distressed by Trump's Rejection of Findings on Russia

President-elect Donald Trump's dismissal of U.S. intelligence findings that Russia tried to sway the presidential election is a distressing slap in the face to the intelligence community, current and former U.S. intelligence officials said Sunday.<p>Trump on Sunday repeated his rejection of the …

Donald Trump

Ammonia Has Been Detected in Earth's Lower Atmosphere For The First Time

There's no escaping it.<p>For the first time, scientists have detected trace amounts of ammonia in the upper troposphere - the lowest of Earth's …

Climate Change

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Apple is working on smart glasses.</b> They're currently in "early product testing," and will be launched in 2018 at the earliest.<p><b>2. Renegade Facebook employees have formed a task group to fight fake news, BuzzFeed reports.</b> The group is apparently challenging CEO Mark Zuckerberg's assertion that …

Fake News

Brain.fm, A Computer-Generated Music Streaming Subscription Service That Helps to Increase Focus

Brain.fm is a subscription based service that combines studied concepts of auditory neuroscience with computer-generated music that plays in the …

Study Skills

15 science-backed tricks to instantly seem smart

Some people are smarter than others — intelligence, scientists believe, is the result of a combination of complex factors, including everything from …

Psychology

How to make people like you in 4 seconds or less

Are you hireable? Or dateable? How about friendable?<p>And while it's technically possible to reverse a bad first impression, it's not easy. So you'll want to put your best face forward.<p>To help you out on that front, we checked out "How to Make People Like You in 90 Seconds or Less" by speaker and …

Body Language

Google’s former happiness guru developed a three-second brain exercise for finding joy

Chade-Meng Tan, a former engineer, joined Google in 2000 as employee number 107. Though he played an instrumental role in building Google’s mobile search function, among other technological feats, he’s better known for the mindfulness classes he later led for employees. The role earned him the job …

Loyola University

Google is making it easier for anyone to design beautiful apps

New collaboration tools for designers embrace the Material Design philosophy<p>Google is launching a new suite of tools meant to make it easier for designers and app makers to collaborate. It’s partially an expansion of Google’s Material Design efforts, which launched two years ago as a way to rethink …

Apps

13 Subtle Signs You Might Be Coming Off As Unapproachable Without Realizing It & How To Fix The Problem

There exist some people who are endlessly approachable. It doesn't matter if they are out at the bar, milling about at a networking event, or simply …

United Kingdom

4 Things Make You Naturally Happy in Life

The Best Ways to Be Happy<p>We all know that happiness is the state of mind along with the relative physiological changes in the body. The <b>state of mind</b> …

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