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South American Epic

The South American Epic is a challenging expedition exploring the vastness and diversity of South America by bike. This is the only South American …

A 30-Second Habit With the Power to Shift Your Perspective

Habits don't have to take lots of time or be complicated. It's entirely possible to make changes in 30 seconds.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>All of us want to get ahead and progress to the next round of the video game we call life. Time has become more valuable than …

Family Lives in the Arctic Circle by Building Cob House in a Solar Geodesic Dome

The Arctic Circle conjures up images of extreme weather conditions, but one family has managed to create their own cozy oasis in the far reaches of Norway. The Hjertefølger family has been living on Norway’s Sandhornøya island, where they started their journey into sustainable living, since 2013. …

How to avoid a very costly rookie investing mistake

Picking the wrong online broker is one of the more expensive mistakes rookie investors can make.<p>Like virtually all investment firms, online brokers will apply a fee when clients move their accounts to other company. The charge is typically deducted from the cash in the account before money is moved …

How Much Money Do You Need to Save Each Day to Become a Millionaire?

Whether you’re just getting started in your career or have been slogging away at the same desk for a few decades, you’ve probably already imagined …

9 Daily Money Making Habits of Successful People

<i>This article originally appeared on Millennial magazine.</i><p>Every successful individual has a day-to-day routine that has brought them to where they are …

10 daily tasks that will help you become successful over time

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit."<p>Aristotle is credited with saying these 15 famous words, though they're actually an interpretation of a passage from Aristotle's writings by historian Will Durant. And for most of my life, I didn't believe them.<p>I fought …

The 11 Items Expert Survivalists Always Have on Hand

When you’re living off the grid, your chances of staying alive are only as good as your instincts—and the gear you have on you. Here are 11 items …

10 Best documentaries every aspiring entrepreneur should watch

Share40<p>Tweet<p>Share61<p>+16<p>Shares 107<p>As an entrepreneur, you’re no doubt in constant search of new ways to grow your business. But who wants to slog …

The World's First Home Robotic Chef Can Cook Over 100 Meals

Apparently, having a home cooked meal from the kitchens of Thomas Keller, Alain Ducasse and Gordan Ramsay could become a reality. In 2018, Moley will launch the world’s first fully-automated and integrated intelligent cooking robot—a robotic kitchen that has unlimited access to chefs and their …

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You'll Be Able to See All 47 National Parks Along This Insane Road Trip

Start packing.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior data scientist at the University of …

Whatever you do, don’t drill a hole into your new iPhone 7

I can’t believe I have to say this: Please don’t drill a hole into your new iPhone 7. This is a very very bad idea:<p>We’re all mourning the loss of the headphone jack on Apple’s latest iPhone, which is a very nice phone. But however hard you try—and it seems some of the 12 million exceedingly …

Out with Dow Solar Shingles and in with Elon Musk’s Solar Roofs

After just five short years of selling their Powerhouse shingles, Dow Chemical has decided they are done with the solar shingle business and have …

'Space Invaders' With Drones Is a Geek Dream Come True

Why make movies out of games when you can make games real life?<p>The drone company vHive has offered up both a dream for video game historians: a real life version of the 1978 classic <i>Space Invaders,</i> using drones.<p>The player sits in a moving chair, and fires a laser at the flying invader drones, which …

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A masculine conception: Women may not be needed in the future of baby-making

A new study shows sperm can be tricked into fertilizing “pseudo-embryos” that aren’t eggs<p>Once upon a time, children were told families were created via heteronormative processes that include courtship, marriage and procreation. Families formed through systematic equations: Husband plus wife will …

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Jack Daniel’s just released a brand new whisky

Jack Daniel’s just released a brand new whisky<p>This year marks the 150 anniversary of the Jack Daniel’s Distillery in Lynchburg Tennessee. And what …

Tesla Energy and solar installation with 6 Powerwall units cutting $13,000 per year in energy cost

If you are still waiting for your Tesla Powerwall order it’s because this guy in Australia is hogging them all. OK, maybe not all, but 6 units – making his installation one of the biggest home energy storage in the country.<p>Natural Solar, one of Tesla’s authorized resellers in Australia, just …