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If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think | Inc.com

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off course <i>90 percent</i> of flight time, most flights arrive in the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon is quite simple -- through air traffic control and the inertial guidance system, pilots are constantly …

Self-improvement

Andrew Lansley attacks doctors' union over 'unethical' strikes

Former health secretary Andrew Lansley has branded junior doctors “unethical” for threatening all-out strikes that could harm patients.<p>Lord Lansley, who was replaced by Jeremy Hunt in 2012, also attacked the the doctors’ union, the British Medical Association, for being “nakedly political”.<p>Speaking …

Radiation Therapy

Want an Ivy League Education? These Free Online Courses Are Just as Good

Ivy league schools aren't the only place to get a top quality education.<p>Ivy league schools like Harvard and Yale are the holy grail for young, idealistic students on their way into the real world.<p>But they definitely aren't the only place to get a great education.<p>In fact, the movement towards more …

17 Inexpensive Workout Products For Anyone Who Wants To Quit The Gym

Being able to get a sweat on when you want shouldn't cost you a fortune.

Colonel Sanders's secret recipe has been leaked and we can now have KFC chicken ALL THE TIME

NEWS ALERT: KFC’s secret blend of 11 herbs and spices is no longer a secret. Quick, get thee to a deep frier!<p>A <i>Chicago Tribune</i> reporter named Jay …

What Will Manhattan Be Like After Sea Levels Rise? Kim Stanley Robinson’s New Novel Imagines

If sea levels rise over the next century as much as scientists predict, how will New York City survive? Sci-fi legend Kim Stanley Robinson’s latest …

These Photos Show How Hard Climate Change Has Hit Greenland

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Psychologists spent a month tracking the moods of 28,000 people, and what they did when they were the happiest surprised them

We like doing things that feel good because, well, they feel good. It's something psychologists call the "hedonic principle." Basically, the principle goes, we try to do pleasurable things whenever possible and avoid un-pleasurable things whenever we can.<p>Given our pleasure-seeking track record, …

6 stunning European islands where you can find the luxury of Capri without the price tag

With its stunning coves, fine dining restaurants and luxurious hotels, Capri is one of Europe's most desirable vacation destinations -- the only problem is the exorbitant price tag that often comes along with it.<p>Fortunately, Europe is dotted with alluring destinations that are more budget-friendly …

European Travel

This animated map shows how radically a high-speed train system would improve travel in the US

The US's railroad network is made up of around 140,000 miles of track, but many of our trains are slow and outdated. Over the last couple of decades, countries like China, Japan, the UK, and France have made large investments in high-speed rail, and some groups in the US are urging that we do the …

5 Ways To Create A Powerfully Productive Mind

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t …

Motivation

Here Are All the Ways to Watch the 2016 Rio Olympics

The Rio Summer Olympics are right around the corner, kicking off with the opening ceremony this Friday, August 5, at 7 p.m. EST — which means a solid …

6 Wheat-Free Grain Alternatives You Should Try

Look at any prepackaged wheat-free or gluten-free specialty food, and it's almost a guarantee you'll find rice, corn, or potatoes among the …

When Should Cancer Treatment Wait?

Aggressive testing is leaving some people with benign or early-stage diseases in medical limbo.<p>Imagine for a moment that you have a tiny but worrisome lung nodule or, say, a growing bulge in a crucial blood vessel. You have no choice but to continue with normal life: going to work, running errands, …

Cancer

The 18 apps you should use every day to be more productive

That's why we've assembled a list of apps that will make you more productive, and take away some of the stress from your life.<p>From fan favorites to cutting-edge newcomers, these apps help you sketch out an idea, take detailed notes, or stay in touch with your team.<p>Whatever your day consists of, …

How to Say What You Mean without Sounding Like You're Mean

Opinions fly high during the political season, and as a result, you may find yourself in situations where you’ve been asked to provide yours. …

This is how you lead like a boss — and not a pretender

Are you playing at being a boss, or are you being a leader—as in throwing your whole self into helping bring out the best in the people around …

Leadership

35 Things You Should Know Before Becoming “SUCCESSFUL”

<b>1. It’s Never As Good As You Think It Will Be</b><p><i>“One of the enemies of happiness is adaptation,”</i> says Dr. Thomas Gilovich, a psychology professor at …

Motivation

In 5 years of studying millionaires, I learned one huge factor of success has nothing to do with money

In my Rich Habits Study, where I interviewed 233 wealthy individuals (177 of which were self-made millionaires) with at least $160,000 in annual gross income and $3.2 million in net assets, I found:<p>As it turns out, the rich in my study were on to something big. According to a Columbia University …

5 Easy Morning Habits That Can Jump-Start Your Day | Inc.com

Do you want to be more productive? Do you want to be more motivated today? Happier? Then put some thought into the most important part of the day: the start.<p>I know it may seem obvious, but the beginning of your day is the same as the beginning of a race--if the runner stumbles at the starting line, …

Time Management

How To 'Fake It Till You Make It' Back To A GOOD Marriage

Marriage is hard. Being a good partner in marriage is harder than being a good parent or excelling on the job. Both of those things take work, perseverance and patience. But marriage is just ... well, different.<p>Like most marriages, mine has had its share of ups and downs. Mostly ups but I'd be …

Relationships

8 Bad Habits You Need to Ditch Before You Turn 30

The consequences of bad habits get worse as you age.<p>You know how hangovers get worse with age? Well, something similar happens with lots of other bad habits beside drinking too. Missteps and unhealthy indulgences that feel consequence free at 23 are multiplied in effect by an aging body or …

What I wish I’d known when I was single

This morning, on the Overground, I sat next to a girl talking to a friend on her phone.<p>“I just feel like I’m going to be single forever,” she said. …

These Are The Companies With The Best Work-Life Balance

Indeed combed millions of anonymous employee ratings on Fortune 500 companies to generate this list of top employers.<p>Finding a good balance between work and the rest of your life is a constant challenge for the connected employee–even when they’re in a dream job and have an empathetic …

18 Nontoxic Ways To Keep Pests At Bay This Summer

Insects have their place in the natural world, but when the weather warms up, they occasionally take residence in the most inconvenient of places -- our homes and gardens. Some bugs are an unwelcome nuisance (say, when a palmetto bug scares away potential buyers at your house for sale in …

How Clever Are You Really? Scientists Can Now Accurately Measure Human Intelligence

This could lead to the creation of truly intelligent AI.<p>How clever do you think you are? Normally we would try and define such a benchmark using …

Why Google DeepMind wants your medical records

<b>Google's DeepMind has moved on from playing Go to more serious matters - attempting to solve some of the world's biggest health problems.</b><p>Projects include a tie-up with London Moorfields eye hospital, which will see it using one million eye scans to train its artificial intelligence system to …

4 Proven Ways to Increase Your Motivation to Exercise

Workout motivation. You don’t have any. You know exercise is good… and you still don’t do it. You’re not alone.<p>We all want a magic pill that makes us …