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Porcupines Recipe

"These are great to make ahead of time and then freeze. We freeze them with mashed potatoes and corn as part of a homemade TV dinner."<p>Ingredients<p>1 …

mashed potatoes

18 Ways You Can Make Money Right Now

Much is possible with a smartphone and a fast internet connection.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Looking for ways you can make money right now? If things are tight and your back is up against the wall, there's a path forward. In fact, there are many. Especially when it …

Small Business

5 Reasons Why You Must Have a Side Hustle (Unless You're Happy Living Paycheck to Paycheck)

You're employer doesn't love you. If you want a more interesting and financially secure life, you'll have to build it after work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Tony Robbins is famous for saying, “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always gotten.” …

Entrepreneurship

The 4 Investments That Pulled Me Out of Nearly a Million Dollars in Debt -- and That Cost Nothing

If you feel something is lacking in your life, it may be because you're not investing in one or more of these four things.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Four years ago, I was $726,000 in debt. I had my back against the wall, and I didn't know how to escape the ditch …

To This Day

Interactive Chart to Help You Get Started with Photography

Starting out with your first camera can be daunting when you know very little about exposure let alone the all the buttons on your new gear. Luckily …

This is What 20fps with the Sony a9 Sounds Like (Spoiler: Nothing)

Sony made quite a splash in the photo industry this week by announcing the new a9, a mirrorless camera that can shoot 24MP full-frame photos at a …

20 Best UX Patterns Tutorials

Are you a UX designer looking forward to creating professional-looking designs or just wanting to learn more about user experience? This amazing …

UX Design

How Not Understanding Light Almost Killed Your Photography

Well, specifically a <i>lack of light</i> and an understanding thereof is what will cause harm to your progression as a photographer. The thing is, without …

Shutter Speed

6 Warning Signs Of Heart Trouble In Later Life | Men's Health

Despite the prevalence of heart disease—it’s still the No. 1 killer of Americans, according to the Center for Disease Control—it can be tough to spot before it’s too late.<p>“For a lot of people, the first symptom is sudden death or a heart attack,” says Steven Nissen, M.D., chair of cardiovascular …

How to Create Mobile-Friendly Lead Generation Forms

Keep it simple, and consider alternative calls-to-action.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Customer onboarding is by far the most important goal of online presence. The problem is that when dealing with mobile traffic, you are limited to small screens and mobile device …

Mobile

Maybe You, Too, Could Become A Super Memorizer

There is such a thing as a memory athlete. These are people who can memorize a truly insane amount of information really quickly, like the order of playing cards in a deck in under 20 seconds, or 200 new names and faces in a matter of minutes.<p>Neuroscientists writing Wednesday in the journal <i>Neuron</i> …

The Brain
Immigration

10 Conversational Habits You Need to Get Rid of | Inc.com

I've been writing a lot lately about how to improve communication skills, especially if you're in a leadership role.<p>The irony of it all is that it's a skill not enough leaders have. I know this because it still tops the list for clients requesting communication coaching or training.<p>Last week, I …

Communication Skills
College & University

How Taking An Acid Trip Is Answering Big Questions About Brain Function

The psychedelic drug LSD just helped researchers uncover the process the brain uses to attach meaning to experience. That’s another big science win for a drug that’s been clouded in controversy for more than half a century.<p>Psychedelics are proving to be fantastic tools for getting at the deepest, …

Consciousness

40 Reactions (and Counting) to Trump's Travel Ban From Richard Branson to Sheryl Sandberg

The tech industry responded with shock and offers to help.<p>Late last Friday, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that temporarily suspended refugee admission to the U.S. and banned citizens from 7 muslim-dominated countries from traveling to the U.S.<p>The order affects citizens of Iran, …

Immigration
Telecoms

What Trump's Executive Order Means for the Syrian Health Crisis

With the collapse of the country’s health system, Syrians are already dying of treatable diseases. Now, none of them have a hope of making it to the U.S.<p>The U.S. took in 12,486 Syrian refugees in 2016, a tiny fraction of the 11 million Syrians who have fled their homes since the war there started …

Public Health
Investing
Employment

FDA fast-tracks treatment that uses polio virus to fight brain cancer

The Food and Drug Administration has given so-called "breakthrough" status to a treatment that uses the once-feared polio virus to target aggressive forms of brain cancer, in the hope of speeding it to market.<p>The therapy, developed at Duke University, hopes to use the virus’ debilitating properties …

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