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3 Surprising Ways to Feel More Loved

<b>Are you focused on romantic love this Valentine's Day? If so, you're missing an opportunity! Building</b> stronger connections with those around us can lead to a happier, healthier, more successful, and easier life. Our relationships help us live and work from our sweet spots by bringing us both …

The 19 hottest female-founded startups of 2015

Women may be underrepresented throughout the tech sector, but they're building some incredible startups, apps, and products.<p>We've rounded up a collection of 19 female-founded startups that made the news this year.<p>Some of them launched or came out of beta, while others raised funding or launched new …

Investing

Indian retreat where Beatles learned to meditate opened to public

Ashram where Fab Four spent time in 1960s became derelict after band fell out with guru – now it has been reopened with walking trails and gardens<p>The north Indian retreat where the Beatles learned transcendental meditation before falling out of love with its controversial guru, Maharishi Mahesh …

Meditation

3 tips from the expert who teaches mindfulness at Google, Microsoft, Sony, and Nike

Employees at the Google office in Zurich, Switzerland.Google<p>The alarm goes off at 7 a.m. and the first thing I think of is coffee. I get up, somewhat reluctantly, and as I make my way toward the coffee maker, I spot my so-called smartphone plugged into the wall.<p>Reflexively, I pick it up and check …

Obama urges Turkey and Russia to drop row and focus on 'common enemy' Isis

US president backs Turkish right to defend itself in wake of shooting down of Russian jet but calls for unity in fighting jihadi militants<p>Barack Obama led calls on Tuesday for Turkey and Russia to end their dispute over the downing of a Russian fighter jet and focus instead on the real enemy – …

Zuckerberg and Gates' clean-energy mantra: Invest, invent

Some of the leading lights of the tech industry have issued a call to action on clean energy.<p>Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has partnered with philanthropist and Microsoft founder Bill Gates to spearhead an environmental initiative called the Breakthrough Energy Coalition. Its founding principle is …

The Surprising Connection Between Passion, Rituals and Entrepreneurial Success

As entrepreneurs, we often face the seemingly conflicting goals of building a great business and having a great personal life outside of the office. We know that true success is about more than just huge financial rewards -- it's also about living a rich and fulfilling life, by design. But how do …

In Paris, Business Helping To Lead The Way On Climate Change

Smart business leaders know what's good for the environment can also be good for the economy.<p>No place is that more evident right now than at the UN Conference on Climate Change in Paris, where business is taking center stage as global leaders focus on fixing our ailing planet.<p>On Monday, Microsoft …

Climate talks get down to tough business of compromise

Obama's stand won praise at the U.N. climate conference from those who want a strong agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the burning of coal, oil and gas. But it could rile conservatives in Washington, especially if he tries to put the deal into effect without seeking congressional …

UN official: Over 120 leaders to attend Paris climate summit

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The attacks in Paris are affecting crucial climate change talks in the French capital starting later this month, but more than 120 world leaders strongly support the conference and have confirmed they will attend, a senior U.N. official said Friday.<p>Janos Pasztor, the U.N. …

Mastering Your Motivation

A few years ago, as I sat through the presentation for a startup company, it wasn’t clear to me what was driving the business. There didn’t appear to …

This Giant Tree Protects Urban Wildlife By Keeping It Floating Away From Dangerous People

Based on the design of floating oil platforms, the Sea Trees are made from steel and shaped like giant trees. Each level of the platform supports a …

Little Dragon Debut New Song "Paris"

Little Dragon have debuted new track "Paris" on Zane Lowe's BBC Radio 1 program. It's from their upcoming LP, <i>Nabuma Rubberband</i>, which is out May 13 in the U.S. via Loma Vista Recordings and May 12 in the UK via Because Music. This follows previously shared track "Klapp Klapp". Listen to it …

How the Black Keys Found a Deep New Groove on Psychedelic ‘Turn Blue’

After two hit albums in two years and a series of huge arena tours, the Black Keys weren’t sure what to do next. “We were this-is-your-brain-on-drugs …

Marie Claire's Spring Awakening Spotify Playlist

Much like spring, Marie Claire playlists have been a long time coming.<p>Much like spring, <i>Marie Claire's</i> official Spotify account has been a long time coming. It's our firm belief that when the seasons change, we must revitalize our music collection as we do our wardrobe, with fresh offerings both new …

Mistaken For Strangers

The National is a band of brothers. Twins Aaron and Bryce Dessner both play guitar and piano, while siblings Scott and Bryan Devendorf play bass and drums, respectively. Lead singer Matt Berninger is technically the fraternal outlier, but his friendships with the other members span decades and a …

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

ListenUp

Self-described as "a frightful/delightful five-piece of ditty pumpers with a heart that bleeds for the wild child, the mood swinger and the lost thought found again," NYC-based Big Huge and their garage-pop sound is a legitimate gang of devoted shredders. The eccentric band took their rock'n'roll …

Real Estate: The Atlas of New Jersey

The band opens up about being called a beach band and how the internet is ruining our lives.<p><i>Shawn Brackbill</i><p>In their short career, Real Estate has become one of those few bands who’ve discovered how to capture a peculiar feeling, one that’s both very specific and yet somewhat impossible to define. …

SXSW 2014: Top 10 Bands We're Most Excited to See - PAPER

14 New Music Acts To Watch Out For At SXSW

Read on for verbal and visual introductions from the artists themselves, and check back in the next few days to find out more about the influences behind their very diverse sounds.<p><b>The sound:</b> See the picture at left. <b><br>THE song:</b> "Not for Long," from the band's upcoming sophomore album <i>The Way and Color.</i></b> …

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Prague Czech Republic

Street of Prague

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PRAGUE. Lights & Motion

The Golden City. The Heart of Europe. The City of a Hundred Spires. Praha. Though the Czech Republic might not be at the top of your travel list (it …