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Noise exposure is becoming ‘the new secondhand smoke’

NEW YORK — One of the quietest places in this noisy city is in the middle of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, which draws 7 million visitors a year.<p>Most don’t know of the tiny Astor Chinese Garden Court tucked deep within the giant museum. And so, it is quiet here.<p>In a city whose cacophony can reach …

National Parks

How Veteran Fighter Pilot Tammie Jo Shults Saved Crippled Southwest Flight 1380

Capt. ‘Sully’ Sullenberger could rely on automated help to pull off the ‘Miracle on the Hudson.’ Ex-fighter pilot Tammie Jo Shults saved hundreds of …

New Mexico

How the Quietly Radical ‘Black Panther’ Took Over Hollywood

Marvel’s most prominent black superhero hasn’t always been one of its superstars. But the Afrofuturist, anti-imperialist worldview the series espouses makes it perfect for the moment.<p>If you’ve been to a movie theater at any point in the past 20 years, there is a steep statistical probability that …

Comics

Why Career Mapping Might Be Your Job Game Changer

Taking the time to actually plan out all the steps of your career probably doesn’t sound particularly enticing. After all, who knows what could …

From $0 to Millionaire: How 6 Entrepreneurs Went Broke, Then Became Successful

When they hit rock bottom, they turned disaster and persistence into millions.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Going broke. Hitting rock bottom. Crashing and burning. Whatever you call it, these mega-successful entrepreneurs—and members of The Oracles—have lived it. They …

Malcolm X admitted he couldn’t sexually satisfy wife

A letter is up for auction in which Malcolm X makes painfully frank confessions to a friend about the collapse of his marriage — because he wasn’t …

75 Ideas for Businesses You Can Launch for Cheap or Free

It takes courage and dedication to start your own business, but not much cash.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Today, many people today are looking to leave the daily grind for something that feeds their passion. People do not want to retire at the age of 60 (or older) …

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

Think You're Too Old to Start a Business? This Is Why You're Wrong | Inc.com

Something's been bothering me more and more over the past couple of years. It's the notion that older entrepreneurs don't have the skills and talent to compete with those in their 20s. It's disappointing to me that the macrotechnology shift to a mobile and social media landscape has siphoned the …

Entrepreneurship

16 Things All Entrepreneurs Should Immediately Stop Doing | Inc.com

Entrepreneurs are the rock stars of the modern era.<p>Pioneering new business ventures and building tech start-ups is the contemporary equivalent of tight leather pants, big hair, and sold-out concerts of the 1980s. Even if you disagree with the idea that Gary Vaynerchuk shouting into an iPhone …

Entrepreneurship

The 10 Dumbest Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make With Their Money

Don't waste your money on services you don't need or unrelated business.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Warren Buffett is famous for saying he follows only two rules in investing:<p>Never lose money.<br>• Never forget rule No. 1.<p>In this video, Entrepreneur Network partner …

Trump launches military strike against Syria

<b>(CNN) —</b> The United States launched a military strike Thursday on a Syrian government airbase in response to a chemical weapons attack that killed dozens of civilians earlier in the week.<p>On President Donald Trump's orders, US warships launched 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles at the airbase that was home …

Middle East

25-Year-Old May Soon Give Hong Kong Its First $1 Billion Startup

Hong Kong may soon get its first billion-dollar startup, thanks to a 25-year-old entrepreneur whose company leases phones to travelers.<p>Tink Labs Ltd. …

Hong Kong

Oval combines tracking, saving and investing into one app, driven by AI… and you

There are several apps on the market that help you track your spending (Parity), save money (Pennies), or invest (Moneybox) using basic machine learning. Now an ambitious startup wants to do all three.<p>Based out of London, new startup Oval (Apple, Android) will combine expense tracking, saving, and …

In a Champion’s Corner, a Real Coach Who Inspired One on ‘The Wire’

BALTIMORE — The FedEx package containing the junior lightweight championship belt, intended for Gervonta Davis, arrived at the gym too early in the day.<p>Davis often trains late into the night, running the streets of Baltimore, and sleeps until midday. So it was his coach Calvin Ford — he sleeps much …

Justice

How racial bias could be hurting Silicon Valley’s bottom line

<i>Update: The shareholder proposal to diversify Apple's leadership ranks failed on Tuesday, with less than 5 percent voting in favor. The failure to meet a 6 percent vote threshold kills the proposal for three years.</i><p>Apple shareholders will decide next week whether to force the tech giant to diversify …

Silicon Valley

Top Gear series 24: Under Matt LeBlanc the petrolheads are back, with a lot more miles left on the clock than anyone expected - all the action from episode one

It was all hands to the petrolhead pump as the BBC tried to erase memories of last year’s not-wholly successful Top Gear reboot and prove there was indeed Life After Jeremy for its flagship franchise. But could newly promoted host-in-chief Matt LeBlanc rebuild from scratch a series which, with the …

TV

Everything Google announced at today's Pixel hardware event

Kicking off the show at its hardware launch, Google CEO Sundar Pichai touted the shift from mobile to artificial intelligence that allowed for two-way conversation and natural dialogue. He described Google’s desire to build an ‘individual Google’ for each user before detailing some interesting AI …

Batman, Spider-Man Artists Pay Tribute to Prince

We had the unfortunate news this week that music sensation Prince passed away at age 57. Prince had a huge impact on the music scene and several comic book artists paid tribute in their own special way. Take a look at these amazing pieces of art. You can click on each artist's name to check out …

Comic Books

Zebras escape Philadelphia zoo, taste temporary freedom

Citizens across West Philadelphia rejoiced on Sunday afternoon as a pair of tenacious zebras escaped from their circus and galloped about in a bid …

'Supergirl' producers on the politics of making a female superhero

With <i>Supergirl</i> taking flight on CBS tonight, we spoke with executive producers Greg Berlanti (<i>Arrow</i>, <i>The Flash</i>) and Ali Adler (<i>Glee</i>, <i>Chuck</i>) in separate …

Bacon And Sausages Do Cause Cancer, Says World Health Organisation

Processed meats are now classed as a carcinogen.<p>Dr Ian Johnson, a nutrition researcher at the Institute of Food Research, said in a briefing given to the Science Media Centre that "the classification reflects the strength of the evidence for an effect", not how big that effect is. "The effect is …

Cancer

Photo of twin tornadoes was storm chaser's 'unicorn' shot

Hail as big as golf balls slammed into him as drenching rain fell, but none of that mattered. Weather photographer Kelly DeLay sensed this was his moment to capture the kind of rare natural phenomenon that fuels the adrenaline of a storm chaser.<p>And at 7:04 p.m. on June 4, DeLay snapped the …

Weather

How Poverty Alters the Young Brain

New research reveals a strong connection between income and the surface area of several key neural regions.<p>Behavioral scientists have made some truly groundbreaking insights into the cognitive costs of poverty in recent years. We now know, for instance, that scarcity puts a huge strain on our …

Harvard researchers have mapped the five child-rearing techniques you need to raise kind kids

Ask parents how important it is to instill kindness in their kids, and most will rank it high: even as their very top priority, according to Harvard researchers.<p>But children surveyed by the university’s Making Caring Common (pdf) project said, overwhelmingly, that they were getting a different …

Parenting

The 8 Worst Decisions You Can Make at a Hotel

By: Matt Meltzer<p><i>Credit: Shutterstock (edited)</i><p>Making bad decisions is as much a part of traveling as packing your suitcase and losing followers on Instagram (really, we get it, you're having fun on vacation). When you're visiting a place you know nothing about, you're bound to get some stuff wrong. …

29 Boredom Busters Your Kids Will Actually Love

Because you refuse to hear the b-word.

Solar System’s Largest Moon Has a Saltwater Ocean Greater Than All the Water on Earth

Ganymede's ocean is 10 times deeper than any on Earth.<p>Jupiter’s largest moon Ganymede may have a subterranean saltwater ocean that is thought to have …

Astronomy

National Signing Day 2015: Ranking Top 25 Recruiting Classes

Link to Media<p>Another national signing day has come and gone, and once again it lived up to all expectations. Targets became commits, and commits became signees, as some of the nation's best athletes finalized their college plans with a signature, turned the hardest coaching staffs into cheerleaders …

College Football

Why Teens Are Impulsive, Addiction-Prone And Should Protect Their Brains

Teens can't control impulses and make rapid, smart decisions like adults can — but why?<p>Research into how the human brain develops helps explain. In a teenager, the frontal lobe of the brain, which controls decision-making, is built but not fully insulated — so signals move slowly.<p>"Teenagers are not …

The Brain