Reading is great, but it will only help you get ahead if you remember what you learn. Nearly every super smart billionaire out there has the same advice for those looking to get ahead in life: read more.
Science & Innovation The foundation of many navigation systems, the World Magnetic Model finally got a much-needed update with the end of the U.S. government shutdown. 6 Minute Read Magnetic north has
Creator, scientist, inventor, and unmistakable are a few terms to describe Albert Einstein. While many people relegate Einstein's powerful mathematician's mind to strictly that space, Einstein lived a
Steve Jobs Said 1 Thing Separates Successful People From Everyone Else (and Will Make All the Difference In Your Life)
According to Steve Jobs, one simple decision -- and one simple word -- will never let you down. Steve Jobs had extremely high expectations. He challenged himself -- and the people around him -- to work
When we talk about successful people — especially those who sustain and build their success over time — have a very particular, albeit sometimes unexpected, set of traits. People who are successful later
Sometimes a person, creature, or thing really resonates with you. That sense of “vibing” may be more than a figure of speech, it turns out. In a Dec. 5 post in Scientific American entitled “The Hippies
Ask a three-year-old why they think it’s raining, and she may say “because the flowers are thirsty”. Her brother might also tell you that trees have leaves to provide shade for people and animals. These
A team of mathematicians, physicists, philosophers and psychologists argue that the decline of democracies is poorly understood, but concepts from complex systems theory may offer a solution. It probably
Sometimes it takes our lowest moments to help us reach our highest heights. NBA superstars like Steph Curry or Damian Lillard and of course, LeBron James, are all known for extreme competence and confidence.
Many people don't recognize mental strength when they see it. As a psychotherapist and as an author of books on mental strength, I encounter many misconceptions about what it means to be mentally strong.
Emotional intelligence is now one of ten critical job skills required for workers to thrive by 2020. In 2016, the World Economic Forum released its fascinating Future of Jobs Report, where they asked human
The North American sandwich chain Panera Bread began as a single cookie shop called the Cookie Jar, which opened in downtown Boston in 1981. The next year, the shop’s founder, Ron Shaich, merged the Cookie
At a fundamental level, our Universe is made of particles, forces, interactions, and the fabric of space and time. Spacetime forms the ever-evolving stage on which the play of the cosmos unfolds, while
As a kid, the late theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking was not a great student, by his own admission. What he was always good at, however, was asking big questions, queries so daunting and seemingly
"I cannot define the real problem, therefore I suspect there's no real problem, but I'm not sure there's no real problem." The American physicist Richard Feynman said this about the notorious puzzles paradoxes
These billionaires understand the happiness and creativity-boosting power of everyday chores. Bill Gates's house is worth a cool $125 million. Jeff Bezos cashes in $1 billion a year in Amazon stock to
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It started out modestly enough: David Hertz, having learned that under the right conditions you really can make your own water out of thin air, put a little contraption on the roof his
Animals Mammals took over the world after the last big extinction event. Now, one mammal is undoing all of that—us. 4 Minute Read It's often said that extinction is the rule, rather than the exception—after
A new study on Civil War prisoners adds to the evidence suggesting that our parents’—and even grandparents’—experiences might affect our DNA. Often when I complain to my therapist about how stressed out