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We are haunted more by regrets about not becoming the person we wanted to be, than not becoming the person we were expected to be

Regrets about not becoming our “ideal selves” are more enduring than regrets about not becoming our “ought selves”<i>By</i> Christian JarrettIn research …

Elon Musk Had a Hilarious Response to More Than 60,000 People Canceling Their Tesla Model 3 Orders

Few people would compare Tesla to a hamburger joint. But Elon Musk just did.<p>The Tesla Model 3, the mass-market electrical vehicle that may completely change the automotive industry, is here--and people are excited.<p>Well, most people, anyway. There are more than a few customers who are also …

Can We Copy the Brain?

Intensive efforts to re-create human cognition will transform the way we work, learn, and play<p>1. A Unique Machine<p>Trying to create consciousness may …

This Is How To Be More Self-Aware: 5 Secrets From Research

<b>***</b><b>Before we commence with the festivities, I just wanted to let you know my first book is now a Wall Street Journal bestseller! To check it out,</b> …

Self-awareness

We Just Found the Ultimate DIY Backyard Fire Pit

This one-of-a-kind set-up features a fire pit, swings, and a built-in bar.<p>arrival of summer comes warm nights spent outdoors with the family making s'mores, afternoons spent relaxing on your porch swing, and plenty of backyard parties, all of which would benefit from an incredible backyard …

You Have No Free Will

According to neurobiologist Robert Sapolsky, all of our actions can be attributed to our biology.<p>There is no concept more American than "free will"—the idea that we're all gifted (probably by God) with the power to choose a path of success or destruction and bear responsibility for the resulting …

10 Business Leaders' Favorite Quotes That Will Motivate You and Eliminate Excuses

Need a little inspiration? Check out these words of wisdom.<p>Excuses kill dreams -- both personal and professional -- every day. You either make them and lose or refuse to give in and eventually win.<p>The great thing about entrepreneurship is that we all possess the one tool that can help us reach any …

14 Things to Do Before You Take a Picture

It can be easy to pull our cameras out of our bags and start shooting, leaving the fate of the shoot to our post-processing skills and imagination …

If You Want to Be Truly Happy, Stop Worrying About These 24 Things in Your Life

We are each responsible for our own happiness.<p>If you want to be happy you have to find the things that make you unhappy.<p>If you want to move forward, there are always things you need to let go of first. It's a process that shouldn't happen just once a year. Taking stock should be an ongoing …

Taking a Page from Walt Whitman’s Daily Routine

Walt Whitman

5 Lies We Learned When We Were Younger (That We Still Live By Today)

In 1914, the great inventor Thomas Edison experienced a devastating hardship. His entire laboratory burned down to the ground, and several years …

Thomas Edison

The Secret to Happiness That No One Wants to Admit

We all encounter challenges in life that can be hard to overcome.<p>However, many people have encountered the same kinds of problems in the past. That’s …

Asia tipped to be the global smart cities leader

As the smart city movement grows around the world, a new study sees Asia emerging as the global smart city leader of the future.<p>A recent Government Technology white paper “Evolution of Smart Cities and Connected Communities.” The study was co-sponsored by the Consumer Technology Association and the …

SoCalGas and University of California Irvine Demonstrate Power-to-Gas Technology Can Dramatically Increase the Use of Renewable Energy

IRVINE, Calif. -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today announced that new research on power-to-gas technology shows the technique holds the …

The 11-minute ab workout that Kendall Jenner swears by

A quick scroll through supermodel-slash-it-girl Kendall Jenner’s Instagram will reassure you she is seriously ab-sessed: The crop-top aficionado …

Why Exercise Isn't Working for You (and What to Do About It)—According to Science

You go to the gym at least four days per week; you spend 45 minutes to an hour on the treadmill or elliptical; and once in a while, you follow it up …

Do This 4-Minute No-Equipment Workout to Flatten Abs and Shape Your Booty

We know a lot of you are working on flatter abs and a bigger booty, so why not work on both at once? This ab-and-booty combo workout only takes four minutes to sculpt, shape, tone, and strengthen . . . and there's absolutely no equipment required. You can do these moves anywhere! And with just a …

Workouts

10 Truths About Life That We All Need to Remember

Many people see happiness as simply being positive all the time. But this couldn’t be further from the truth.<p>If you want to experience happiness, we …

Try a 3-Minute Workout That Targets the Upper and Lower Abs

Short on time but have big ab goals? You can fit this quick session into any part of your day, and you don't even need equipment. Try these three moves for one minute each to work the lower abs and that six-pack area; you'll be burning up, toning, and even giving your booty some love, too.<p>Lay on …

Workouts

Here are 15 inconvenient truths that smart people easily forget

Is it just me, or are people too coddled in this country?<p>I heard this 10-year-old kid order a “truffle burger” the other day. I didn’t even know that …

Ten Reasons Why You Need a Journal for Your Creative Projects

There are tons of great apps available for tracking goals and ideas, but as with everything, sometimes the old ways are the best. If you are a writer …

Change Your Words, Change Your Life – Thrive Global – Medium

<i>“Language shapes our behavior and each word we use is imbued with multitudes of personal meaning. The right words spoken in the right way can bring</i> …

An Important Rule of Investing: You Don't Need the Money You're Risking

There's one golden rule that you should always keep in mind and observe when you're investing: Never invest money that you can't afford to …

This Will Inspire You to Design Your Ideal Future

If this is the year you have finally resolved to take full responsibility of your life and become the best version of yourself, now’s the time to …

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Why Willpower Keeps Failing You. Here's What to Do Instead

People might tell you will power is the key to getting to the top, but they're lying to you.<p>For most people, the tendency is to see will power like a bridge. It's what enables you to cross over the troubles of life and get to the other side, where things are better, <i>you</i> are better and there's nobody …

Soothe Those Chaotic Thoughts with a Young Illustrator’s Personal Meditations

Elliana Esquivel turns her anxieties into sharply-drawn illustrations with a subtly inspiring twist.<p>Writing in personal diaries from age 19 onward, the visual artist Lynda Barry describes an "image world" cultivated in those notebooks, glimpsed by plunging deeper into one's past and present to …