Neeraj Tiwari

25 Flips | 2 Magazines | 24 Likes | 18 Following | 2 Followers | @TIWARINEERAJ | Deputy Manager at NTPC VINDHYANAGAR SINGRAULI, MP

How to Make Your Mind Happy, According to Neuroscience

Everybody is talking about mindfulness… but nobody seems to be able to explain clearly what the heck it really is. Ask people and you’ll hear, “Umm, …

The Morning Routine That Will Save You 20 Hours a Week

The first 3 hours of your day are your most precious for maximized productivity.<p>The traditional 9-5 workday is poorly structured for high productivity. Perhaps when most work was physical labor it made sense, but not in the knowledge-working world we now live in.<p>Although this may seem obvious …

We Are Nowhere Close to the Limits of Athletic Performance - Issue 39: Sport

For many years I lived in Eugene, Oregon, also known as “track-town USA” for its long tradition in track and field. Each summer high-profile meets …

University of Oregon

Forget Wi-Fi: You may soon access the internet via ordinary light bulbs

Light-speed internet may be upon us. A technology called “Li-Fi” uses light waves from ordinary LED light bulbs to deliver internet connectivity that that is cheaper, more secure and 100 times faster that broadband internet.<p>Velmini—a tech company in Tallinn, Estonia—is the first to test visible …

Wi-Fi

Energy-rich Russia pays little attention to climate change

As temperatures rise worldwide, areas such as Siberia are suffering increasingly long dry spells. Russia's national weather agency says the country is the fastest-warming part of the world.<p>But Russia has taken little action to reduce its own emissions of the greenhouse gases believed to be behind …

JUDICIAL ETHICS: EXPLORING MISCONDUCT AND

Ethical behaviour is often considered a very personal characteristic and judges may be reluctant to engage in discussions on the topic. Judges, …

G20 finalises tools for ending 'too big to fail' banks

Mark Carney, chairman of the Financial Stability Board (FSB), which coordinates regulation across the Group of 20 economies (G20) to plug gaps highlighted by the 2007-09 financial crisis, said many of the key reforms have been implemented decisively and promptly.<p>"As a consequence, the financing …

This declassified US intelligence report from 1990 is one of the most terrifying things you'll ever read

Now we finally know it was also one of the most dangerous, thanks to a February 1990 report published by the National Security Archive at George Washington University this week after a 12-year Freedom of Information Act battle.<p>The US and Soviets were dangerously close to going to war in November …

War

Here’s the No. 1 Biggest Reason Why Some Startups Succeed (and Most Others Fail) | Inc.com

What's the biggest factor separating successful new ventures from the vast majority that fail?<p>Recently, one of my colleagues pointed me toward a TED talk given by Bill Gross, an inveterate entrepreneur who also started Idealab. Gross analyzed 200 companies--half of them Idealab alumni--trying to …

Startups

Could the Universe Be Lopsided? - The Nature of Reality — The Nature of Reality | PBS

One hundred years ago, Einstein re-envisioned space and time as a rippling, twisting, flexible fabric called spacetime. His theory of general …

Physics

A first look at the Chinese operating system the government wants to replace Windows

Microsoft Windows is the dominant operating system in China, but the government is trying to encourage homegrown replacements. The most popular one is called NeoKylin. We gave it a whirl to see how the hottest China-made OS looks and feels.<p>NeoKylin is developed by China Standard Software, based in …

China

The nudge theory and beyond: how people can play with your mind

The first instalment of our new psychology column looks at how mental manipulation can be backed by good intentions – but when used with stealth, it is deceitful and wrong<p>A couple of decades ago, a class of psychology undergraduates played a mean trick on their lecturer. The students on the right …

Psychology

Neuroscience's New Consciousness Theory Is Spiritual

"Science is not only compatible with spirituality; it is a profound source of spirituality" -Carl Sagan<p>It appears that we are approaching a unique time in the history of man and science where empirical measures and deductive reasoning can actually inform us spiritually. Integrated Information …

Meet Sundar Pichai: the man who will replace Larry Page as CEO of Google

When Google announced a surprise restructuring on Monday, a very big spotlight suddenly shone on Sundar Pichai, the executive who will replace Larry Page as Google’s CEO.<p>Pichai’s appointment is part of restructuring that will end with a “slimmed-down” company. This smaller, search-focused Google …

Sundar Pichai

‘British Schindler’ Nicholas Winton: I wasn’t heroic. I was never in danger

Now 105, the man who helped more than 600 Jewish children escape the Nazis before the second war war has been hailed as a hero around the world. He tells a different story …<p>‘Come on Nicky, you’ve got to come next door.” “I haven’t got to do anything,” says Nicky, in a response that is part …

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Felix Jumps At 128k feet! Red Bull Stratos - freefall from the edge of space

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Gabriel García Márquez’s 91st Birthday! #GoogleDoodle

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