Bryan Petriko

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How Carbon Farming Could Reverse Climate Change

As the climate crisis heats up, agriculture is in the hot seat, not only as a contributor to climate change, but also as a potential solution. Eric …

How to Buy Used Tools Without Getting Ripped Off

A used tool isn't a bargain if it ends up costing you more money to replace down the road. Here are some tips on buying used tools that are worth the dough.<p>Buying used tools can be a great way to get your workshop setup. You can save hundreds of dollars on tools that have years of life left in …

Woodworking

10 Books You Must Read to Strengthen Your Leadership Skills

<b>Bold – Steven Kotler and Peter Diamandis</b><p>Exponential technologies are technologies that have the ability to generate change and improve lives in ways …

Peter Thiel

$35 Computer: The Vast Possibilities of Raspberry Pi

The bare-bones Raspberry Pi comes with no keyboard, no monitor, and no operating system. But the Linux-based blank computing slate opens a world of coding possibilities—if you're patient. (Note: There's now an even simpler $25 Raspberry Pi, the Model A.)<p><b>The Raspberry Pi is about the most</b> minimalist …

Banks made $32 billion on overdraft fees last year

Bank customers may complain about hefty overdraft fees, but they’re using the service more and paying the price.<p>A new report from Moebs Services, a respected economic research firm, shows overdraft revenue at banks, credit unions and thrift institutions totaled $32 billion last year. That’s an …

Finance

19 Reasons You Should Not Go Out To Da Club Tonight

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The Week Everyone Became Magazine Makers

Inside Flipboard / March 29, 2013<p>It’s been an epic week here at Flipboard HQ, in sunny Palo Alto, California. The team had been working long and hard …

Google's Favorite Psychologist Has Some Advice About Motivation

Psychologist<p>He says "the greatest untapped source of motivation" is focusing on how our work contributes to other people, as opposed to the obvious levers of self-interest.<p>This is coming from the youngest-tenured and best-rated professor at Wharton. According to Google's "people analytics" head …

Personal Hygiene

Beyond lies the wub: a history of dubstep

The atmosphere of Belvedere’s, a dive bar on Butler Street in Pittsburgh’s Lawrenceville neighborhood — with its stage and pool tables and little in the way of ambiance — was completely transformed by the bass. It reminded me of a water jet cutter. Taking water and streaming it at such a high rate …