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101 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Dumb | Inc.com

It's embarrassing to admit, but the other day a potential client asked whether I had taken the time to look over his proposal. I responded, "So far, I've only had the time to peruse it. I'll go over it thoroughly tonight and will get back to you tomorrow."<p>He paused. "OK...but you realize that …

Language

Scientists take on what was once thought impossible: reversing aging

Thinning and graying hair, wrinkles, arthritis, cataracts, heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and maybe dementia. The list of age-related maladies is …

Telomere

Elon Musk at solar panel unveiling: 'We need to make solar as appealing as electric cars'

UNIVERSAL CITY, California — Tesla CEO Elon Musk tied together some of the disparate threads of his company's various grand ambitions in a product …

From swimming sloths to lions in Botswana, this is Planet Earth II

A decade after the groundbreaking Planet Earth, the BBC’s six-part sequel looks set to be even more spectacular. Here are some of its stars

Botswana

Fatigue Is All in Your Head

Samuele Marcora, the 47-year-old director of research at the School of Sport and Exercise Sciences at England’s University of Kent, doesn’t consider himself an endurance athlete. But he’s fast becoming one of the most talked-about researchers in the field. Marcora, who is originally from Italy, …

The Brain

Tomorrow’s modular, upgradable consoles will be quicker …. and more confusing

The video game console market is changing rapidly. What used to be a safe five-to-seven year investment has become a disjointed waiting game to get …

Computer Hardware

Photos of the People, Buildings, and Found Objects We Barely Notice in Cities

When Carlos Alba moved from Madrid to London, he ended up making sense of the area using found objects and a little hand-drawn map.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK</i><p>It all started with a hand-drawn map. Photographer Carlos Alba, now 31, had just moved to east London from Madrid in March of …

England

All sperm, no eggs: Motherless babies on the way, say scientists

Motherless babies created from skin cells could be on the horizon after scientists discovered a method of creating offspring without the need for a …

Biology

Building Your Own Linux System From The Ground Up

<i>Short Bytes: Most Linux distributions come with convenient installers with many options, but that wasn’t always the case. Even today, there are many</i> …

Check Your Internet Speed from Command Line in Ubuntu [Quick Tip]

<b>Check your internet speed directly from command line in Linux.</b><p>speedtest-cli is a command line utility for checking internet bandwidth using popular …

Digital Photos Capture Paint Swirling in Water

Alex Nero’s digital photographs create Rorschach-like images that explore the human psyche.<p><b>This article was originally published on April 17, 2016 but we think it still rocks!</b><p>Water continues to be a source of inspiration for artists, both aesthetically and as a tool in their art-making. Alex Nero …

Can you outrun a fart? Learn about the science of toots

Whether you fart alone or get caught up in someone else's gas cloud, find out from this AsapScience video if it's possible to escape the signature sulphur scent.<p>Flatulence is a necessary part of being human. We all fart -- on average more than 10 times a day -- as a normal part of the digestive …

Particles

This résumé for Elon Musk proves you never, ever need to use more than one page

Let's say your accomplishments range from creating an electronic-payments industry and invigorating the solar-energy market to inventing high-performance electric cars and launching a commercial space and rocket industry.<p>All of that would surely need a couple of pages to explain on a résumé, …

Tesla

The Ars guide to building a Linux router from scratch

Remember how our homebrew router embarrassed off-the-shelf options? Go make your own.<p>After finally reaching the tipping point with off-the-shelf …

Linux

Scientists discover new antibiotic-resistant gene MCR-1 in China

A new gene rendering bacteria immune to an antibiotic has been found in China by a Lancet research team. Doctors worry that it could roll back …

19 impossibly detailed views of Earth from space at night

Nothing makes me feel more connected to the rest of the human race than seeing the Earth from space at night.<p>National borders vanish, and rivers of light unite our towns and cities into a single glowing tapestry.<p>Just look at this incredible view of Europe, sparkling with artificial light:<p>Er, wait a …

NASA chief: Time to clean up all that space junk

NASA Administrator Charles Bolden warns that too little is being done to remove debris from space, an issue that has drawn plenty of attention this week after an unknown object made a fiery entry into Earth’s atmosphere.<p>Speaking Thursday at the Council on Foreign Relations, Bolden said more …

Space Exploration

40+ Best HTML5 and CSS3 3D Demo Examples

In this article you will see that there are some amazing HTML5 and CSS3 3D graphics examples with demo link. Usually, HTML5 goes hand in hand with …

Timeline: What happened in Paris attacks

<b>(CNN) —</b> The violence in Paris shocked the world. The terror group ISIS claimed responsibility, the French President declared it "an act of war," and even Pope Francis called it a "piecemeal Third World War" with "no religious or human justification for it."<p>Seven of the terrorists were killed, and …

Death Metal

Leading Harvard physicist has a radical new theory for why humans exist

For example, an astrophysicist might say that the chemical components of our bodies were first forged in the nuclear fires of stars.<p>On the other hand, an evolutionary biologist might look at the similarities between our DNA and that of other primates' and conclude we evolved from apes.<p>Lisa Randall, …

These Are Edward Snowden's Favorite Security Tools (That Anyone Can Use)

In a recent interview, Edward Snowden unveiled his top five security tools that he uses all the time to protect his communications and devices …

Mysterious Chunk of Space Trash is on a Collision Course With Earth

A rogue chunk of debris that orbited Earth far beyond the Moon is making a homecoming on November 13th, astronomers have concluded. WT1190F is one to …

Police release names of dead, injured from Oklahoma State tragedy -- many children

<b>(CNN) —</b> <b>[Breaking news update, Sunday, 4:51 a.m. ET]</b><p>Police in Stillwater, Oklahoma, have released the names of those killed and injured when a car plowed into a homecoming parade on Saturday. Those who died are: An unnamed juvenile, age 2; Nakita Prabhakar, age 23; Bonnie Jean Stone, age 65, and …

Crime

If you know Linux, Microsoft wants you

That was the message Mark Russinovich, CTO of Microsoft Azure, delivered at the All Things Open tech conference in Raleigh, N.C. on Tuesday.<p>He told the 1,700-person crowd of open source and Linux coders to "Pass your resumes up," reports ZDNet's Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols.<p>He also showed a slide with …

Pedro Domingos’ Master Algorithm: How machine learning is reshaping how we live.

Computers and the algorithms they run are precise, perfect, meticulously programmed, and austere. That’s the idea, anyway. But there’s a burgeoning, …

Russian cosmonaut back after record 879 days in space

Padalka -- who has spent a total of 879 days in space over five separate trips -- touched ground on the barren Kazakh steppe on schedule at 0051 GMT along with Kazakh cosmonaut Aidyn Aimbetov and Danish astronaut Andreas Mogensen.<p>"Landing has taken place," a spokesman for Russia's space agency …

Leader of al Qaeda belittles leader of ISIS as not worthy

<b>(CNN) —</b> In a blistering new message, the leader of al Qaeda denounces the leader of ISIS as the illegitimate leader of a phony caliphate.<p>Exposing a glaring hostility between the two jihadi groups, Ayman al-Zawahiri, the leader of al Qaeda, openly attacks ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi for …

Islam

Would Elon Musk’s Plan to Nuke Mars Actually Work?

Tesla

Syrian refugees: Which countries welcome them, which ones don't

<b>(CNN) —</b> The expanding Syrian refugee crisis highlights the differences among countries that welcome desperate migrants and those that don't.<p>Some 4.1 million Syrians are fleeing a homeland riven by more than four years of civil war. Some countries have taken in so many migrants it's caused a …

Refugees

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