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The Great Barrier Reef Is In Its Final 'Terminal Stage'

The Great Barrier Reef is perhaps on its final deathbed as it suffers from back to back massive dying events in the past two years. Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is one of the great natural wonders of the world, a tremendous display of beauty, biodiversity, and a fragile ecosystem. Now, the reef …

Global Warming

The Best Damn Thing in Every State

In this divided time in America, it's important for us to celebrate the good things. And while we have occasionally been known to tease states for …

The incredible life of billionaire investing legend George Soros

He has an incredible backstory. Soros was a teenage Jewish refugee who barely escaped persecution by the Nazis, and he is now a philanthropist supporting the cause of refugees and a liberal world order.<p>To those primarily interested in markets, he is better known for his long and prolific career as …

Three Habits Of Highly Creative People | Inc.com

The legendary writers Truman Capote, William Carlos Williams, and Frank O'Connor walked into a frat house.<p>No, it's not the beginning of a joke but the (incredible) description of a 1960s research study conducted by Frank X. Barron at the University of California, Berkeley, to determine what …

The startup that's an expert at predicting what you want to do next just raised $20 million

He responds with one of the his company's core values: "Provide omotenashi."<p>The Japanese philosophy of whole-hearted hospitality is one that powers both the business and the company's culture.<p>"The easiest literal translation [of omotenashi] is the ability of the host to predict what his or her …

Never Eat Alone: Why Your Success Requires The Success of Others | Inc.com

Building win-win relationships is a primary skill for any entrepreneur. Simon Sinek, author of <i>Why Leaders Eat Last</i>, advocates that relationships are not just necessary to our survival as humans but are key for learning and innovation. Ideas festivals such as Startup Grind, Totem Summit, and Names …

10 Money Habits That Will Help You Get Serious About Prosperity

Take your financial life to the next level through actions like seeking new income sources, making debts your priority and separating friendship from business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The power of habit can be quite interesting. Rather than create 2017 …

Everyone Is Successful In Their Own Way: Check Which Path You're Already On

Are you challenged at work? Do you regret career decisions? Are you happy? If the answer to the questions leads to a negative feeling, it is time to …

Employment

Lose weight without dieting: simple 10-minute game retrains brain to avoid junk food

A game which trains the brain to avoid unhealthy food such as cakes, biscuits and chocolate can lead to ‘pain free’ weight loss and cut energy intake by more than 200 calories a day, scientists have said.<p>Psychologists at the University of Exeter showed that less than ten minutes a day of ‘brain …

Mark Zuckerberg Made Nearly $5 Billion in the First Two Weeks of 2017. How's Your Year So Far? | Inc.com

I was impressed when Oprah Winfrey made $71 million in a single day.<p>I was more impressed when Sergey Brin and Larry Page each made more than $2 billion in the same time period. And then, I was even <i>more</i> impressed when Jeff Bezos made $6 billion in 20 minutes.<p>Compared to that, I guess it isn't really …

Mark Zuckerberg

The Four Most Difficult Personalities and How to Handle Them | Inc.com

As a psychiatrist and psychotherapist, many clients seek my help handling difficult relationships. Although the old saying "it takes two to tango" is almost always true, often I am convinced that my client is not the one with the enduring problem. Instead, he or she is having a tough time dealing …

Psychology

7 Top Stocks Long-Term Investors Should Buy Next

Image source: Getty Images<p>If one of your resolutions for 2016 was to be a better investor and outperform the stock market, it's likely you fell short of expectations. Last year, the S&P 500 provided investors a 12% return, with a significant percentage of gains coming after the Nov. 8 presidential …

Physicists Can Now Predict The Exact Moment Quantum Systems Will Fail

It's inevitable.<p>For the first time, physicists have been able to accurately predict the future of quantum systems, specifically, the moment they'll …

12 Of The Best Hiking Routes In Washington State, USA

Whenever I think of Washington, I think of lush green forests, the gorgeous city of Seattle, and, of course, snow-capped mountains that seem to go on …

A new report by Oxfam warns of the growing and dangerous concentration of wealth<p>The world’s eight richest billionaires control the same wealth between them as the poorest half of the globe’s population, according to a charity warning of an ever-increasing and dangerous concentration of wealth.<p>In a …

World Economic Forum

How I Successfully Pitched Investors As A 22-Year-Old Startup Founder

If you can tell a story that makes sense, it doesn’t matter how old you are.<p>My cofounders and I were 21 and 22 when we started Next Big Sound, and by far the biggest challenge we faced was in convincing investors they should trust us with their money. That was in 2009, and around that time Mark …

What Successful People (Who Are Actually Happy) Do Differently

Achievement rarely produces the sense of lasting happiness that you think it will. Once you finally accomplish the goal you've been chasing, two new goals tend to pop up unexpectedly.<p>We long for new achievements because we quickly habituate to what we've already accomplished. This habituation to …

Starting a New Year fitness routine? Here's how not to fall off the wagon

After kick-starting your new exercise regime and your new approach to fitness last week (in part one of our “Change your mind, change your body” series) here’s the million-dollar question: how do you encourage yourself to keep going?<p>Getting into the habit of exercise takes practice. So have faith …

10 Most inspirational rags-to-riches entrepreneurs of all time

Share25<p>Tweet<p>Share6<p>+1<p>Shares 31<p>Some of the richest people in the world were born into their wealth. But many of them started with nothing, and through …

Wall Street Is Starting to Get Nervous About All the Money Pouring Into U.S. Stocks

Everything changed in November.<p>After President-elect Donald Trump won the election, markets began a decisive shift in essentially all asset classes. …

What You Need to Know About New Local and State Laws for 2017

There are some big changes particularly in the worlds of business and transportation.<p>With a New Year comes new rules on the books. Residents of some states must abide by hundreds of new laws beginning this week. In Illinois, nearly 200 new laws went into effect, while California added around</b> …

5 Business Trends That Will Take Off in 2017

An example: The "one-size-fits-all" approach went away along with mobile strategies and the B-52s.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, 2016, is in our rearview mirror, so it’s time to look to the trends in 2017 that will change how we do business: For instance, in …

The 10-Minute Workout You Should Do Before Breakfast

A morning workout can be an energizing start to a busy day, but sometimes, it's just so damn hard to wake up in time to get to the gym, grind it out,</i> …

Incredible New Image Shows the Earth and Moon From Mars

During a recent calibration exercise, NASA’s Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter captured a remarkable view of Earth and its moon from a distance of 127 …

Mars Orbiter

Here's Why America Is Becoming a Worse Place to Do Business

In the past year, it’s gotten easy to start and run a business in a record 137 countries.<p>The United States, however, wasn’t one of them. On …

This Weird Hexagon on Saturn Has Puzzled Scientists For Decades

It's like nothing ever seen in the Universe.<p>Thirty years ago, scientists discovered an intriguing structure on Saturn’s north pole. Nothing even …

10 Success lessons from Jack Dorsey – “Founder of Twitter and Square” for entrepreneurs

Share37<p>Tweet<p>Share26<p>+11<p>Shares 64<p>You may know him as the serial entrepreneur founder of both Twitter and Square. But did you know Dorsey’s also a …

Funny Earplugs

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