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3 Science-Backed Lessons From Albert Einstein on How to Become a Better Student of the World | Inc.com

There's no doubt that Albert Einstein was a pretty smart cookie -- he changed the world forever with his theory of relativity. But Einstein didn't just figure things out for his own benefit. He was a teacher who honestly believed wisdom and knowledge shouldn't be hoarded. As you try to get the most …

Albert Einstein

Fantasy Hockey 2016: NHL Player Rankings, Draft Strategy, Sleepers You Must Add

Link to Media<p>With the 2016 World Cup of Hockey in the books, the focus has shifted toward the start of the 2016-17 NHL regular season on Oct. 12, and with that comes the commencement of fantasy hockey.<p>While fantasy hockey may not receive anywhere near as much attention as fantasy football and …

Ice Hockey

37 Books With Plot Twists That Will Blow Your Mind

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Books

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This trait may explain why Danes are the happiest people on earth

Hygge: It’s a word most Americans have probably never heard of, but it may be a key to our happiness.<p>Residents of Denmark are the happiest people on …

Books that Transport Me to Other Places

I had real trouble coming up with a headline for this one, so let me explain as best I can. You know those books you read that transport you to other …

Books

Fantasy: Top 250 rankings for 2017-18

With the fantasy hockey playoffs underway in most head-to-head leagues, NHL.com has taken one final look at the overall landscape.<p>The below top 250 …

This Daily Habit Gives You Better Brain Function and a Longer Life

It costs little or nothing, and you can do it anywhere.<p>What if there was one simple thing you could do every day that would give you better brain function and a longer life? What if that thing cost little or nothing, and you could do it anywhere, including in bed, on an airplane, or in the bathtub? …

Science Says 92 Percent of People Don't Achieve Their Goals. Here's How the Other 8 Percent Do

If you're serious about goal-setting, here's what the high-achievers know that you may not.<p>Did you know that a staggering 92 percent of people that set New Year's goals never actually achieve them? That's according to research by the University of Scranton.<p>I've done it many times, and if you're …

Why Experience Is a Total Mystery (According to Science)

<i>By Deepak Chopra, MD</i><p>Most of us have gotten used to the traditional opposition of science and religion. This opposition arose because two worldviews clashed, and only one could win. It was a zero sum game. On one side science stood for facts, data, measurement, experimentation, and a goal of pure …

This Is What Believing In God Does To Your Brain

Humans suppress areas of the brain used for analytical thinking and engage the parts responsible for empathy in order to believe in god, a new …

Psychology

13 habits science shows will help you fall asleep faster and sleep better

But not sleeping, in addition to making you less efficient and more stressed, is terrible for your health.<p>Americans currently average 6.8 hours of sleep per night, down an hour from 1942. Four in 10 Americans don't even get the minimum of seven hours of sleep doctors recommend. That's a public …

Brain Food: Eat Your Way to a Sharper Mind

Are you making the smartest decisions about food? We’re not talking about calories.<p>We’re talking about foods that actually help improve brain function. If you ever find yourself being forgetful or sluggish, add these foods to your diet, now!<p>Fish<p>Because the body cannot produce Omega-3 fats, they …

Nutrition

Obama leads tributes to Elie Wiesel

News of the death of Elie Wiesel on Saturday reverberating among those who were touched by the life and words of the Holocaust survivor and Nobel Prize laureate.<p>In a statement released by the White House, President Barack Obama called Wiesel “one of the great moral voices of our time, and in many …

The top 10 business visionaries creating value for the world

Many rankings focus only on those who have achieved great financial success. Our CEO Henry Blodget sums up the drawbacks of such a focus:<p>Over the course of several months, we scoured the business landscape for inventive leaders making bold moves to create value for four constituencies: <b>shareholders</b>,</b> …

How to Read People Like Sherlock Holmes: 5 Secrets Backed by Research

We’d all like to learn how to read people like Sherlock Holmes. And research shows understanding things like body language is even more powerful than …

'Leave' voters were not as stupid as David Cameron wanted them to be

Fully 51.9% of voters elected to begin the process of removing Britain from the EU, marking the first time any member of the EU has voted to leave.<p>This result flew in the face of betting markets— and, in turn, financial markets — which had long discounted that the Leave camp would ultimately …

11 basic Excel tricks that will change your life

Microsoft Excel is an amazing piece of software, and even regular users might not be getting as much out of it as they can. Improve your Excel efficiency and proficiency with these basic shortcuts and functions that absolutely everyone needs to know.<p>Of course you can move from cell to cell with …

Tutorials

Why would anybody not want a sweet Vatican gig?

When Pope Francis’s “C-9” council of cardinal advisers got together last month, among the topics of discussion were two new super-departments in the …

Vatican

What to Do When Your Life Has Gotten Messy

Your home is in disarray, you’re behind on your bills, your In box is overflowing, and your cat is in need of a visit to the vet. There are things to …

Pope at Angelus asks "Who is Jesus for each one of us?"

(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis on Sunday asked the question, “Who is Jesus for each one of us?” Speaking to the thousands of pilgrims and visitors …

Christianity

Want to Dramatically Improve Presentations? Science Says Do This | Inc.com

My client needed help, and she needed it fast. "Please tell me how to improve this presentation," she asked. "The CEO is planning to share this next week at the employee town hall meeting."<p>She opened a folder and pulled out a thick printout of a PowerPoint deck. It was a car-wreck moment for me: I …

The Brain

Fantasy: Top 200 rankings after 2016 playoffs

<b>NOTE: VIEW NHL.COM'S UPDATED PRESEASON TOP 250 PLAYER RANKINGS</b><p>There's still a long way to go before fantasy hockey drafts get underway this fall, but …

23 Foods That Could Help You Fight Cancer

When it comes to fear-inspiring illnesses, cancer tops the list. The uncontrolled growth of cells known as cancer kills well over 8 million people a year worldwide, and that toll is expected to rise to 13 million by 2030. But compare that alarming statistic with this powerful medical fact: Fully …

How Leaving America Changes What People Think About Guns

"When I hear about people who own 15 assault weapons I think, why do you need that?"<p>When you live abroad, you start to see your home country differently. I speak from experience: After moving to Switzerland in 2006, I began to see American policies for what they were—one country's way of doing …

Science Is For Girls: 25 Books About Female Scientists

A Mighty Girl’s top picks of books for children and teens about real-life female scientists who changed the world!“Young girls need to see role …

Books

News from the Vatican - News about the Church - Vatican News

01/04/2018<p>Pope Francis' Urbi et Orbi Message: 'We implore gifts of peace'<p>01/04/2018<p>Pope Francis’ Urbi et Orbi message: 'The last word is the …

Five Awesome Science Courses You Can Take Online Completely Free

Science often gets a bad rap for being inaccessible. But it’s actually never been easier to satisfy your curiosity on subjects ranging from computer …

Human Rights

Muhammad Ali's beautiful speech about life and death is so inspiring

Muhammad Ali, the greatest boxer who ever lived and one of the most recognizable athletes of all time, was pronounced dead on Friday after previously being hospitalized with a respiratory issue. He was 74.<p>Ali’s legacy extends far beyond boxing and was cemented in 1967. He refused entry into the …

Boxing

The week in 33 photos

Take a look at 33 photos of the week from May 27 through June 2.