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Nelson Cabin

Winthrop, Washington<p>Located on a sloping site overlooking the Mazama meadow this home creates a year round retreat for family and friends to gather. The structure stretches along the topography separating the garage and office from the public spaces with a bridge which allows the landscape to flow …

Architecture

First phase of Trump border wall gets $18 billion price tag, in new request to lawmakers

By Nick Miroff<p>, Reporter<p>Erica Werner<p>, Reporter<p>The Trump administration has told lawmakers that it wants $18 billion over the next decade for the initial phase of a Mexico border wall, laying out for the first time a detailed financial blueprint for the president's signature campaign promise.<p>The …

Immigration

19 Books Bill Gates and the CEOs of Microsoft, Google, PayPal, and Wal-Mart Think You Should Read

The book 'Hit Refresh' by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella makes this list twice as a great read.<p>What I know about successful people is this: They love to devour books to expand their minds. Bill Gates has stated that he reads about 50 books a year. Mark Zuckerberg? About 24 books a year.<p>But the …

The quantum computing apocalypse is imminent

In the ancient world, they used cubits as an important data unit, but the new data unit of the future is the qubit — the quantum bits that will change the face of computing.<p>Quantum bits are the basic units of information in quantum computing, a new type of computer in which particles like electrons …

The secret lives of students who mine cryptocurrency in their dorm rooms

Mark was a sophomore at MIT in Cambridge, Massachusetts, when he began mining cryptocurrencies more or less by accident.<p>In November 2016, he stumbled on NiceHash, an online marketplace for individuals to mine cryptocurrency for willing buyers. His desktop computer, boosted with a graphics card, was …

Mining

New measurement confirms: The ozone is coming back | Ars Technica

Despite lots of year-to-year variability, trends are now becoming clear.<p>The Montreal Protocol, which went into effect in 1989, is a rare instance of …

Climate Change

Rise of Deadly Superbug Clostridium Difficile Fueled by Sugar in Chewing Gum and Packaged Foods

Updated| A common additive found in packaged foods, baked goods and jam might have helped spur the rise of two deadly strains of bacteria. Known as</i> …

Breakthrough brings non-addictive opioid alternatives a step closer

The prospect of a non-addictive alternatives to morphine and other opioids has moved a step closer as scientists say they have cracked a key challenge in developing safe and effective substitute painkillers.<p>Overuse of highly addictive opioids has led to a health crisis across the world, especially …

How alcohol damages stem cell DNA and increases cancer risk

LONDON (Reuters) - Drinking alcohol produces a harmful chemical in the body which can lead to permanent genetic damage in the DNA of stem cells, increasing the risk of cancer developing, according to research published on Wednesday.<p>Working with mice in a laboratory, British scientists used …

Genetics

Ancient Human Remains Document Migration From Asia To America

In Alaska, scientists have uncovered something they say is remarkable: the remains of two infants dating back more than 11,000 years.<p>Their discovery is evidence of the earliest wave of migration into the Americas.<p>"It's incredibly rare," says Ben Potter, an archaeologist at the University of Alaska …

Anthropology

Legal Cannabis Entrepreneurs in California Get a Rude Awakening: A Thriving Black Market

Recreational marijuana in California became legal on January 1, but entrepreneurs could be thwarted by its many illegal players.<p>When Hezekiah Allen grew medical marijuana for California's loosely regulated market in Humboldt County, the general rule of thumb: willful ignorance. "I would spend nine …

Couple donates $165 million to preserve 24,000 acres at Point Conception

A conservation group on Thursday purchased a sprawling stretch of Santa Barbara County coastline — a prized acquisition made possible by a $165-million gift from a couple who had long sought to protect the pristine ranchland from development.<p>The nonprofit Nature Conservancy acquired the Cojo-Jalama …

3 Dividend Stocks You'll Wish You'd Bought 10 Years From Now

Three companies that do very different things have two things in common: We think investors who own them will do very well over the next decade and …

Investing

All the 'Star Wars' movies, ranked from worst to best

From the recent "The Last Jedi" to those polarizing prequels, here's where the movie that looks at a young Han Solo stands in our list of best to worst in the saga.

Ex-Facebook VP: Social media destroying society with 'dopamine-driven feedback loops'

A former Facebook executive is making waves after he spoke out about his "tremendous guilt" over growing the social network, which he feels has eroded "the core foundations of how people behave by and between each other."<p>Chamath Palihapitiya began working for Facebook in 2007 and left in 2011 as …

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That Viral Photo of President Trump Dumping Fish Food Is Very Misleading

Did you see that photo from yesterday of President Trump with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the koi pond? It purportedly shows Trump crudely …

Here's the Key to Great Conversation in 1 Sentence

In the best conversations, both people are students of each other.<p>One of the most famous quotes about communication comes from Stephen R. Covley. He intelligently remarked that most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply. In essence, this means that …

Suze Orman Says This Is the Age You Should Retire—Not a Month or Year Before

You may not want to hear this.<p>One of the most popular segments on my CNBC show was "How Am I Doing?" Viewers would call in and tell me everything …

This Weird Advice From Elon Musk Is a Must-Read for Every Budding Entrepreneur

You need to read this advice from Elon Musk before you start your business.<p>Elon Musk is a man of few words, who more often than not lets his actions and delivery of results speak for himself. Results, apparently, seem to be his chosen vernacular. Having said that, there keeps coming a time when …

15 Easy Ways to Make Extra Money at Home

A side income feels like being rich if you already have a day job that covers the bills.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Thanks to the internet, there are plenty of ways we can make extra money from home. In fact, making money online from the comfort of your home, no …

Small Business

An 11-Year-Old Just Became 'America's Top Young Scientist' With This Clever Invention

Congratulations!<p>Gitanjali Rao, an 11-year-old from Lone Tree, Colorado, is the winner of this year's Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge …

You Learn One of These 5 Ways (Infographic)

It is critical to know the learning style of yourself and those around you. The new flowchart infographic from NeoMam Studios shows your strengths<p>"Work hard" is such bland, blanket advice because the definition varies greatly depending on the person. Setting goals may be easy for you, but emotional …

Lifestyle changes, not a magic pill, can reverse Alzheimer's

by Aeon October 20, 2017 Health & Medicine 33945<p>Clayton Dalton<p>Last summer, a research group from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) …

Alzheimer's Disease

7 Online Business Ideas That Could Make You Rich

These three industries could make you rich when you start your next business online.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're at all interested in starting your own online business, there's no time like the present. We live in a golden age of wealth. As much as the …

Small Business

One of Airbus's best customers in the U.S. is having second thoughts

Hawaiian Airlines wants to connect its Pacific island home to the other side of the world and begin 13-hour flights. But it's not sure what airplane it wants to use.<p>The airline is rethinking its multibillion-dollar plan to buy Airbus A330neo jets, according to chief executive Mark Dunkerley.<p>For …

Aviation

'Work-Life Balance' Is Backfiring on Employers. Here's Why.

Work-life "integration" is the way to go. But, first, leaders must first understand why a perfect work-life balance isn't even possible.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Work-life balance is a concept many employers have been attempting to make a reality for employees. …

Work-life Balance

Now Elon Musk Is Saying Tesla Could Rebuild Puerto Rico's Entire Power Grid

Tesla has built grids for smaller islands before. Could it do the same for Puerto Rico?<p>When Hurricane Maria barreled into Puerto Rico more than two weeks ago knocking out the island's entire power grid, Tesla knew it had the expertise to help. That's why the company quietly began sending battery …

Puerto Rico

Intelligence Isn't Something You're Born With. It's Acquired When You Learn How To Do These 5 Things

Intelligence is earned.<p>Outliers have a tendency to give the masses the wrong ideas.<p>When we hear stories about a seven year old who can speak 14 different languages, or see a video of someone with a photographic memory repeating back every single person's name in a fifty person auditorium, we sit …

Here Are The Top 10 Most Unnecessary Medical Treatments, According to Scientists

Way too much of a good thing!<p>A recent literature study on medical care in the US has put forward ten diagnostic procedures and treatments that were …

Medicine