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Bill Gates has read nearly all 37 books by this scientist — here are 7 of his favorites

This pick should come as no surprise — Gates has not been shy about his admiration of Smil's work. On his Gates Notes blog, he said he had read nearly all of Smil's 37 books, most of which delve into topics like food production, energy, public policy, and the environment.<p>"The truth is, I'd read …

The Best Gear for Adventure Travel

These travel essentials are fit for the trail, the plane, and everywhere in between.

Trip of the Week: Sacred Valley and Lares Adventure to Machu Picchu

There are few treks in the world that are more famous and traveller-friendly, more steeped in history and and that cover more incredible mountain …

10 Best Family-Friendly Beach Hotels in Florida

1 of 10<p>TradeWinds Island Grand<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa<p>3 of 10<p>Portofino Island Resort<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Four …

Florida

Top 9 Filet Mignon Recipes

The Filet Mignon is the tenderest cut of beef you can throw on the grill. It also is one of the leanest, so the biggest challenge is to keep it from …

Cooking

20 best Mediterranean recipes: part 1

Food & drink,Italian food and drink,Middle Eastern food and drink,Pasta,Life and style,Chicken,Vegetarian food and drink,Dessert,Food and drink,Books,Meat<p>The finest Mediterranean recipes, as chosen by Observer Food Monthly, starting with pomegranate chicken, Venetian spaghettini with clams, and …

Food

​7 Colognes You Should Be Wearing Right Now

Don't skip out on smelling good this summer and make some new additions to your scent collection​<p>When summer heat strikes, sweat is on the rise, which means you're bound to smell some funny odors you didn't know your body was capable of producing. Yikes!<p>After you rinse off and sharpen yourself up, …

Why Everyone You Know Is Suddenly Going to Todos Santos, Mexico

There are a lot of unmarked roads in Mexico’s Baja California Sur. You see them from the smooth highway that connects the sleepy town of Todos Santos to the glossy resorts of Los Cabos an hour south, their dusty trails carving mysterious paths through fields dotted with tall saguaro cacti. They …

7-Day Mediterranean Meal Plan: 1,200 Calories

Recognized as one of the healthiest and most delicious ways to eat, the Mediterranean diet is easy to follow with this 7-day meal plan.<p>The …

Healthy Eating

HEDGE FUND READING LIST: Hundreds of investors say these 10 finance books are must-reads

GuilhermeMesquita/Shutterstock SumZero, a social network for buyside investors, asked its members to share their favorite investment books in their user profiles.<p>The list is based on 1,120 responses, and ranked from least to most recommended. You can consider it a hedge fund reading list.<p>The books …

Scientists Have Created an Artificial Organ That Can Pump Out Cancer-Fighting T-Cells

Meet the bionic thymus.<p>Scientists have developed an artificial thymus, an organ crucial to the human immune system, that could produce special …

New Clerky tools help startups hire and raise funds without running into legal problems

Clerky may not be a household name like TurboTax today, but the company’s business formation software has been called a “secret weapon” by startup founders in Silicon Valley for years. Many Y Combinator co-founders use it to get their companies started on paper. And now, Clerky is launching two new …

Startups

No One Prays for an iPhone, Says Drug Exec Slamming Trump Cuts

George Yancopoulos, the Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. co-founder who became a billionaire by turning scientific discoveries into medical treatments, …

This Is How You Know If You Have a Startup Idea Worth Spending Your Time or Money On [VIDEO] | Inc.com

VIDEO • STARTUP<p>This Is How You Know If You Have a Startup Idea Worth Spending Your Time or Money On<p>This Is How You Know If You Have a Startup Idea Worth Spending Your Time or Money On<p>Product/market fit is the holy grail for entrepreneurs. Startup expert Steve Blank explains the process for finding …

Startups

Here’s How I Launched My Startup Without Investors

<i>The Entrepreneur Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in America’s startup scene contribute</i> …

Tax Secrets of the 1%

How does Warren Buffett pay a lower tax rate than his secretary? Here's the answer.<p>We've all heard stories about wealthy Americans taking advantage …

5 Avoidable Mistakes That Routinely Sink Startups

There are things you just don't know as a first time entrepreneur.<p><i>What are the worst mistakes a start-up can make? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Brett Fox, Former CEO at Touchstone</b> …

Startups

Create Your Startup Business Plan

Create a Startup Business Plan in Easy Steps<p>Updated February 28, 2018<p>Are you starting a business? Even if you don't need financing, it's a great idea …

NASA Just Released a Bunch of Its Software For Free

Here's what's worth downloading.<p>NASA has just released its 2017-2018 software catalogue, and everything is available for free download, without any …

Software

A New Cancer Treatment Has Given Terminal Patients a Second Chance at Life

Could This Treatment Cure Cancer?<p>Despite the many advances in medicine over the last century, a cure for one of the most prevalent and devastating …

Cancer

Need a Shot of Inspiration? Here are 5 Awesome TED Talks for Entrepreneurs

When it's hard to keep the faith, let these help you out.<p>Entrepreneurship is hard. There's no getting around it.<p>But it's also worth it. It can be a way of getting wealthy, yes, but it's also a way of expressing what you're really about -- the best of who you are.<p>These five TED talks are 20-minute …

entrepreneurs

The Art Of Remembering Everything You Read - How I Encode Over 200 Books A Year

<b>When I was a child, I would sometimes wake up in the night with a burning need to go and read a certain line from a book.</b><p>The line would be in my …

Writing

This Website Has the Best Flight Deals 99% of the Time, Says a Travel Pro

While the purpose of a vacation is to relax and unwind, the lead-up to a trip can have the opposite effect. Between trawling flight websites, finding …

Solar-Powered Robot Farmers Are Almost Ready to Start Working the Land

The $1 million Ladybird bot can locate insect invaders, pluck overgrowth, and one day, harvest crops.<p>Image: University of Sydney<p>So it looks like we're going to live to see the rise of the autonomous robot farmer after all. Or at least, the robot farmhand. There are plenty of promising agricultural …

How To Build A Website For Your Side Hustle In The Next 48 Hours | Issue 02 | Side Hustles

As a side gigger, you have a lot going on. Your responsibilities to your full-time job, your family, and your friends are more than enough to keep …

American Apparel Post-Mortem: A Lesson In Visionary Leadership

The beginning of 2017 came with disappointing news from American Apparel. As a crusader for domestic-made products, the retailer's weakness came not from its altruistic model, but from errant leadership and a reluctance to grow with market changes. A brand that had a strong identity and morals lost …

How to Invest: When You’re Just Getting Started

By<p>Feb. 9, 2017 4:47 p.m. ET<p>Wall Street has an odd way of trying to get your business. The dizzying array of investment choices, mind-numbing jargon, …

All Successful Startups Begin With This Checklist—an Expert Explains Why

<i>At MyDomaine, we know how challenging it is to turn your passion into a thriving business. Making that leap of faith takes courage and confidence,</i> …

The One Email Every Founder Should Know How To Write To Investors

You have to keep your investors in the loop, even when you aren’t fundraising. Here’s how.<p>So you raised your first round of funding. Good for you! Seriously, it takes a tremendous amount of work to close a round, so you should feel great about that. But regardless of the size of your round or the …

Venture Capital

Pack your bags ASAP because you can now fly to Spain for under $350 round-trip

Sometimes you really need to get away from everything. And if you haven’t planned a vacation yet, consider setting your sights on Spain.<p><i>The Airfare</i> …