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7 science-backed tips for reading faster and retaining more

But as modern readers, it's hard to find time to spend in their company.<p>Adding to that is the fact that, even when we do find the time, it's not always a given that we'll retain what we've read.<p>But what if we could? Would you feel more confident at work? Would you start a new project? Would you be …

10 Daily Motivational Habits Of Highly Organized People

Image Source: Ask<p>Organized people are often way too successful than the ones who love clutter. The logic is simple, they don’t waste their time or …

'I paid a US cheque into my Barclays account - and became unbankable'

Daniel Head can’t take credit, move banks or even secure a new mobile contract because his bank mistakenly put a fraud flag against his name and refused to remove it<p>Daniel Head has worked hard to build up a strong financial base and an excellent credit rating over the years. He has never fallen …

10 Tweaks to Your Daily Routine That Will Make You More Productive

Discover your distractions and tame them<p>Everyone wants to have a more productive day. It doesn't matter if you're a stay at home parent or the CEO of a major corporation - having a day when you get things done is a great feeling.<p>Fortunately, there are 10 tweaks to your daily routine that will make …

Time Management

The water wars are coming: Civilization will never survive climate calamity

Delegates from 200 nations are convening in Paris for a climate summit. It should be treated as a peace conference<p>Michael Klare<p>November 5, 2015 8:15am (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>At the end of November, delegations from nearly 200 countries will convene in Paris for what is …

Climate Change

Three Habits Of Motivational Leaders

Here’s what it takes to earn the real commitment of your team.<p>Everyone should know a thing or two about how to inspire and motivate others–even non-leaders. It’s an important skill that helps us not only take on leadership challenges but engage better with new people, build new relationships, and …

Motivation

How to Never Get Angry: 3 New Secrets From Neuroscience

They’re one inch from your face, boiling with rage, screaming and yelling at you.<p>And all you want to do is scream and yell back. But you know that’s …

Self-help

"Origin of the Universe Riddle Solved- and,er, It Wasn't God" Claim Canadian Physicists

A Group of researchers have made what may turn out to be the most significant discovery in HISTORY – how the cosmos came into being from nothing. The …

Physics

5 Ways to Learn and Remember Absolutely Anything

Start too early on the details and you'll miss the context of the whole.<p><i>What learning strategies do "quick learners" follow? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Alessio Bresciani, strategist with 15 years of experience in digital and mobile, on Quora:</b><p>Your …

Learning

16 Quotes From Successful People About Self-Improvement

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Success

All hail Camilla: The Duchess's plea for rape survivors is quietly groundbreaking

The Duchess of Cornwall's principled crusade for rape victims is a moment to remember, writes Emma Barnett<p>Just stop for a moment and take stock of what’s happened today.<p>An extremely senior member of the Royal Family has taken the rare step of launching a public appeal on behalf of rape victims and …

5 Rituals to Help You Learn a Language Faster

People are motivated to learn languages for different reasons. It might be because you’ve moved abroad and wish to understand the native tongue of …

12 Amazing Photos That Will Make You Feel So Very Insignificant

But, like, in a good way.

These Blind Students Were Asked To Design Functional Furniture

And proved that having great vision has nothing to do with sight.<p>Colors, patterns, prints – it all plays into creating a visually stimulating design. But what if your sense of sight was taken away? Could you still create something beautiful without ever seeing it, at least with your eyes?<p>That's the …

The 20 most generous people in the world

Pioneering American philanthropist Andrew Carnegie once set the standard for giving back: "No man can become rich without himself enriching others," he said. "The man who dies rich dies disgraced."<p>Scores of the world's wealthiest people have taken to his philosophy, donating their riches to …

What Your Eating Habits Reveal About Your Personality

Are you a fast eater, a slow eater or an "isolationist"?<p>You are what you eat, or so the saying goes. But it may be more accurate to say that you are <i>how</i> you eat.<p>Last week, an unscientific but all-too-relatable listicle on LittleThings.com broke down different personality types based on eating …

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Privacy

Why Your Ear Piercings Suddenly Smell Putrid—and How to Prevent the Stank

Follow this advice to avoid the common crustiness.<p>A gorgeous pair of earrings is a great accessory—but what’s the deal with the holes in your ears smelling like rotten cheese? Turns out it’s a mix of skin cells and natural oils getting clogged all up in there. Um, gross.<p>Luckily, there’s a super …

Mauritius, South Africa, Rwanda, Botswana, Morocco most Competitive African Economies

Mauritius, South Africa, Rwanda, Botswana, Morocco most Competitive African Economies 30-09-2015 06:28:00 | by: Bas Vlugt | hits: 49939 | Tags:<p>The …

Economic Development

The power of Amazon: A single Facebook post was all this startup needed to take off

To Amazon, it was just another Facebook post. It went up at 2:01 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon: “The Petzi Treat Cam is a remote treat dispenser and …

Social Media