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NASA Releases Stunning New Images Of 2014 Antares Rocket Disaster

The photos come on the heels of a new report that tries to pinpoint the cause of the explosion.<p>NASA has released a series of images from last year's disaster on Wallops Island in Virginia, where an unmanned Antares rocket exploded six seconds after liftoff.<p>No one was injured in the Oct. 28, 2014, …

Space Exploration

5 Questions Guaranteed to Weed Out Bad Job Candidates

Here is some of the best questions that I use while interviewing potential employees to help find the best talent.<p>You've launched your startup, you've probably pinned down some investors, and all signs point to a "real" business. However, you are just getting started. Every time you add someone new …

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 …

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 …

This Is the Largest Photo of Space Ever Taken

Clocking in at 197 GB and 46 gigapixels, you may have to wait a while on this one ...<p>That image above is just a sliver of a new 46 billion-pixel photo of the Milky Way. It is... vast, to say the least. Astronomers at Ruhr-Universität Bochum in Germany spent five years building this image, a …

Andromeda Galaxy

Two Nobel Prize winners figured out the perfect salary for happiness

His work investigates how humanity's overall quality of life has surged in the past 100 years, thanks to global advancements of tech and healthcare, as well as Asia's incredible economic growth.<p>But he's also dug into the ways that Westerners relate to money. In a popular 2010 paper, he partnered …

Happiness

Star Wars: The Force Awakens trailer coming next week, along with ticket pre-orders

This upcoming Monday, Oct. 19, Star Wars fans hell bent on being among the first to see <i>The Force Awakens</i> are going to want to be sitting in front of their computer screens, credit card at the ready. According to multiple reports, Disney will release the first batch of pre-order tickets for the film …

$2 Junk Shop Photo Turns Out to Be $5,000,000 Photo of Billy the Kid

Back in 2010, a man named Randy Guijarro in Fresno, California, found and purchased an old tintype photo for $2 at a junk shop. It turns out that …

To Your Brain, A Runner’s High Looks A Lot Like Smoking Weed

Endorphins have nothing to do with it<p>Intense exercise may not feel good to those unaccustomed to it, but does have at least one great perk: a runner’s high, a feeling of relaxed euphoria, which sets in at the end of long bouts of activity. Scientists recently discovered that this happens because …

Neuroscience

Habitual Success Charts : success

While the difference between someone who is successful and someone who is unsuccessful is stark in achievements, it is really their mentalities that …

8 Questions to Ask Before You Start a Business With a Friend | Inc.com

You decide to start a business. You're excited. You're motivated. You're dreaming big dreams. And you're also really nervous -- so you decide uncertainty loves company and ask a friend to be your partner.<p>Good idea?<p>Here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches …

Small Business

Success Starts (but Does Not End) With the Clothes You Wear | Inc.com

<b>Tell me about Dress for Success.</b><p>Dress for Success is an international not-for-profit organization that helps disadvantaged women get back into the workplace. We do that first by giving her a suit for the interview, but, more important, also by giving her greater self-confidence and self-worth so …

Motivation

Someone published thousands of photos of historic US space missions — here are some amazing ones

The 9,200 high-resolution images posted to the Project Apollo Archive were taken during every manned mission to the moon, both on the way there and back.<p>These aren't just photos of the moon's surface either. The entire film reels were uploaded so you can see the blurry outtakes along with some …

Head-spinning & never-seen-before: NASA releases over 10,000 images from Apollo mission (PHOTOS)

NASA has uploaded dozens of galleries containing over 10,000 photos from the manned Apollo missions. Blurry astronaut faces, stunning lunar vistas …

15 Ways to Become a Better Person

Here are 15 of the ways that I've been able to implement into my own life to become a better person.<p>Most of us want to be a better person whether at home, in the office, or just when we're out running errands. The problem is where exactly do you start?<p>I realized a couple years ago that I was a jerk …

Most Popular Programming Languages

Programmers are always in high demand these days for jobs, especially if they have fluency in coding language. Learning programming in various …

How to tell if your child has a future in computer science

New research shows what many people in the computer science field already know—a passion for computers starts early in life. So how can you tell if your son or daughter is a budding programmer?<p>There are a few common traits that future coders and developers have in common during their formative …

Computer Science

This is the type of person you should never do business with

<i>The Leadership Insider network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

Leadership

101 Greatest Quotes About Success and How to Achieve It

What makes something smart? It can mean many things for many people.<p>But the kind of smart I'm talking about is the smart that inspires, the smart that speaks to us and makes sense, the smart that allows us to move past ourselves and do something about the things that keep us stuck.<p>Let these smart …

Motivation

10 things you can tell about a Wall Streeter by looking at them on the morning train

The official trailer was recently released, and we can hardly wait to see some of Hollywood's biggest names playing the heroes of the financial crisis— Steve Carell as Steve Eisman, Christian Bale as Michael Burry, Ryan Gosling as Greg Lippmann, and Brad Pitt as Ben Hockett.<p>Like the book, the film …

8 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

TinyMOS Aims to Be the GoPro of Astrophotography

The Tiny1 is a new camera that’s being developed by a three-person startup called TinyMOS over in Singapore. The tiny aluminum-bodied camera aims to …

6 Mental Habits That Will Wear You Down

Do you struggle with self-doubt and self-defeating habits?<p>Do you want to feel more confident about yourself and what you have to offer?<p>Do you focus …

The World's 2nd-Smartest Man Reveals The 'Brain Drugs' That He Thinks Make Him Smarter

The regimen, he says, makes his brain "work better." If you prevent age-related cognitive decline, then "that's sort of like being smarter."<p>Rosner has an IQ of 192, compared with the average IQ of 100, as ranked by intelligence tests on this list kept by the World Genius Directory.<p>The health nut …

North America Runs Out of IPv4 Internet Addresses

The American Registry for Internet Numbers has issued its last IPv4 number for North America. That means that anyone looking to get a number will now be entered onto a waiting list.<p>The transition from IPv4 to the newer IPv6 has already begun, but it still could cause headaches for some service …

North America

Winning astronomy photos of the year show our amazing universe (pictures)

Astronomy

9 US habits I lost in London

1. Asking to split the check.<p>While some kind servers will split the check, most of the time it seems like a big dramatic no-no. I quickly realized …

England

To Scale: The Solar System