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Kurt Cobain made a bizarre mix-tape years before he became famous: listen to it!

How China's "Rare Earth" Weapon Went From Boom To Bust

Not so long ago, the U.S. went into full panic mode. China had reached the point where it controlled 97% of the world's rare earth elements—minerals …

Rare Earth

15 Free Online Learning Sites Every Entrepreneur Should Visit

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a successful entrepreneur means you have to wear a lot of hats, especially when your company is just starting out and you don’t have enough employees to cover all the areas you need.<p>Learning the new skills necessary to start a new …

This Is What Your WiFi Looks Like

Amazing photographs bring the WiFi spectrum to life.<p>(All photos by Luis Hernan)<p><b>The air around us is alive.</b> Radio waves, WiFi signals, all manner of frequencies are zipping about, unseen and unheard yet bringing life to our phones, computers, radios, and more. Sometimes it almost seems if you squint …

Wi-Fi

Raju The Elephant Wept During His Harrowing Rescue After 50 Years Of Captivity And Torture

Raju was a 50-year-old elephant living in Allahabad, India under cruel conditions as a “begging elephant,” half starving, beaten and bound with spiked chains around his legs that made it difficult to walk — when Wildlife SOS, a group which protects endangered wildlife in India, set out to rescue …

Cleaner New York waters see surge in whale and shark numbers

Humpback whales and great white sharks are surging in numbers in the waters around New York City this summer, in a wildlife bonanza that is delighting naturalists, environmentalists and fishermen – if not necessarily bathers.<p>Off New York and New Jersey, some of the largest creatures in the ocean …

Abandoned, Flooded Mall In Thailand Taken Over By Fish

These are a few shots from photographer Jesse Rockwell of the New World Mall in Bangkok, Thailand. The 11-story mall was closed in 1997 for being …

Why The Super Typhoon Heading Toward Japan Could Be So Dangerous

The Japan Meteorological Agency said the system, which is already producing winds up to 150 mph, may develop into an "extremely intense" storm by Tuesday as it moves north.<p>"I can't stress enough how dangerous this typhoon may be when it hits Okinawa," wrote Brigadier General James Hecker on the …

Bill Gates Helped Invent This Remote-Controlled Birth Control Device For Women

Thanks to him, a new remote-controlled birth control device will soon be tested and could be available as a commercial product by 2018, reports MIT Technology Review's Gwen Kinkead. The device was created via a startup spun-out of MIT called MicroCHIPS.<p>It fixes an age-old problem with birth …

7 Body-Language Mistakes You Never Want To Make

"You may have heard that you only have a few seconds to make a first impression," says Bernard Marr, an author and global enterprise performance expert, in a recent LinkedIn post. But the truth is, the other person's brain has made up its mind, so to speak, about you "within just …

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Clay Fridges That Keep Food Cool Without Electricity

This food storage box won’t replace a refrigerator. But it’ll help keep food fresh for people who don’t have one.<p>According to the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization, the world wastes an astonishing 1.4 billion tons of food a year. This while plenty of people are still starving, and while many …

Foxconn is ready to release an army of robots to build the iPhone 6

For years now, Foxconn has been expressing its interest in replacing its workers with robots, raising the possibility that future iPhones could be built with machines. In fact, in December of 2012, Foxconn quietly began testing a program to replace human workers with iPhone-building robots.<p>But now, …

See the Cast of Forrest Gump 20 Years Later

Tom Hanks his second consecutive Best Actor Academy Award for "Forrest Gump" in 1995 and has been a mainstay of Hollywoo<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Paramount; John …

5 Surprising Foods Doctors Swear By

Follow the lead of top nutrition experts with this roundup of the five foods doctors swear by, inspired by my new book of healthy food swaps, <i>Eat It to Beat It</i>:<p><b>1. Greek yogurt</b><p><i>Gerard Mullin, M.D., director of the Johns Hopkins Integrative GI Nutrition Services and author of "The Inside Tract: Your</i> …

8 Easy Summer Recipes You'll Make Over and Over Again

<b>1. Asian Kale Salad with Ginger Peanut Dressing</b><p>Believe or not, this salad will have you eating your vegetables (and, most surprisingly, your kale) with pleasure and abandon. Bright, bold flavors and textures abound: earthy kale; cool and crunchy carrots, bell peppers and red cabbage; toasted …