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The 7 Best Stocks to Buy for an Income-Rich Retirement

Portfolio manager Ned Davis studied the returns of S&P 500 stocks from 1972 to 2004. His goal? To figure out what the best stocks to buy were over …

Oxygen flooded Earth’s atmosphere earlier than thought

The breath of oxygen that enabled the emergence of complex life kicked off around 100 million years earlier than previously thought, new dating …

Earth Science

14 Versions Of Trump’s Presidency, From #MAGA To Impeachment

When faced with highly uncertain conditions, military units and major corporations sometimes use an exercise called scenario planning. The idea is to …

Political Science

26 places you should visit before they disappear forever

But because of climate change and human carelessness, some of them are in danger of disappearing in the next 100 years — or even sooner.<p>From Patagonia's glaciers to Africa's Congo Basin, these threatened natural wonders span the globe.<p>Keep scrolling to see where you should visit sooner rather than …

1 Warren Buffett Trick That Can Make You Millions

Warren Buffett is one of the best investors and richest people in the world. He's also still actively working as CEO of <b>Berkshire Hathaway</b> (NYSE: BRK-A)(NYSE: BRK.B), despite being 86 years old. It's that last fact -- that he's still working at age 86 -- that provides the Warren Buffett trick that …

The 50 Best Mutual Funds and ETFs, Period

Use these to build your portfolio.<p>Last year, investing was like being the proverbial duck in the pond. On the surface, everything may have seemed …

Investing

How to Take Control of Your Money in 2018: A Month-by-Month Guide

The most ambitious, life-changing goals all have two things in common: They make you feel instantly weak at the knees, and at first glance, they …

Marc Marquez | MotoGP On Ice

Time for another insane Red Bull production, this time with three-time and reigning MotoGP World Champion Marc Marquez and the Austrian mountains. …

Top 4 Marijuana Stocks to Watch | Investopedia

California joined the list of states to legalize recreational marijuana use at the start of 2018, and the markets are showing some enthusiasm for …

What is the Fermi Paradox? - ExtremeTech

By on January 18, 2017 at 12:45 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Ever since scientists began to …

6 Ways to Add More Meaning to Your Life

Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.<p>Most of us have moments when we overreact. It can happen in meetings, in one-on-one conversations, over email, and in personal relationships.<p>Sometimes we just cannot help ourselves--but there is always a …

Self-help

Here Are Some Solid Tips on How to Save and Invest Money Wisely

How to Save and Invest Money Wisely<p>Updated April 01, 2018<p>At its core, investing money wisely comes down to a handful of behaviors in which you, as an …

Canada Is Offering Free Admission to Its National Parks in 2017—Here’s Where to Stay

National Parks

12 books to read this year if you want to get rich

To help make 2017 a prosperous year, we've highlighted 12 of our favorite personal-finance books — one for each month — from century-old classics to hot new releases.<p>No guarantees you'll get rich, but it can't hurt to kick off the new year with one of these gems.<p><i>Kathleen Elkins contributed to a</i> …

2016 Is a Horror Movie in This Slightly Terrifying Trailer

It's scary because it's real.<p>Even the scariest horror movies have nothing on 2016. From creepy clowns roaming the streets to the deaths of countless beloved icons, this year has been nothing short of unsettling—and most of us are more than ready for it to be over.<p>But if you need more proof of just …

Self-dosing: The latest fad in ‘smart’ drugs intended to boost cognitive performance and focus

Smart drugs are a hot brain-boosting fad among young professionals looking for an edge to learn faster, stay alert and focus longer.The latest trend …

Buying a Home in 2017? These 5 Things Could Jeopardize Your Mortgage

Shockingly, enough people still do things that can cause themselves heartache when applying for mortgages. Here’s what you need to know if you’re thinking about buying a home in 2017.<p>Your ability to buy a home rests on the numbers and documentation your mortgage lender has. If there is a change to …

Here's what to do if you get arrested at a protest

Donald Trump will be inaugurated as president on Jan. 20, and countless thousands are expected to descend on Washington to begin their resistance on …

Justice

New Year's Comet Will be Visible With Binoculars

Comet C/2016 U1 NEOWISE will be bright enough to spot with binoculars from now until mid-January.<p>Over the next two weeks, a comet passing by the Earth will be bright enough to see with binoculars and possibly even with the naked eye.<p>The comet was detected back in October by NASA's NEOWISE mission, …

Make a Tasty Weed-Infused Honey With Only Three Ingredients

A drizzle of honey in a cup of tea can sweeten up your favorite soothing beverage, but a drizzle of <i>weed-infused</i> honey can really enhance the relaxing …

Scientists Will Attempt to Contact Proxima b Aliens By 2018

Scientists at Messaging Extra Terrestrial Intelligence (METI) will attempt to initiate first contact with any potential alien life on Proxima b by …

Physics

Just how far away are the exoplanets we've found?

Humankind's greatest adventure lies beyond the sun<p>The galaxy brims with billions of planets, but whoa—they’re so far away! Unfortunately for would-be star trekkers, even the closest would take hundreds of lifetimes to reach with current technology. Until someone invents the warp drive, we’ll have …