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What Can Your Brain Do?

Jason Silva, filmmaker, futurist, and host of National Geographic Channel’s hit show <i>Brain Games</i> says the human brain has gone through more change in the last 100 years than in the last million years. Now he wants to guide you through the inner workings of your own grey matter and reveal its …

Brett Schreyer's Competition Pulled Pork

Make rub and injection: Mix sugar, paprika, chili, garlic, and onion powders, salt, both peppers, and cayenne in a bowl to make a spice rub. Whisk …

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Making Virtual Teams Work: Ten Basic Principles

Consider this now familiar view from the field:<p><i>“I’ve run a virtual team for the past 18 months in the development and launch of [a website.] I am located in Toronto, Canada. The website was designed in Zagreb, Croatia. The software was developed in St. John’s, Newfoundland; Zagreb, Croatia; Delhi,</i> …

The Handibot, a Portable CNC Mill with Unlimited Work Area Capacity, Goes Live on Kickstarter

CNC mills live in shops, and power tools are things you can carry around. That's been the paradigm. But building on their successful 17 years of …

Train Better: 10 Exercise Machines to Avoid

Exercise machines aren't always effective—or even safe. Avoid these machines the next time you hit the gym<p>Seated Leg Extension Machine<p><b>What it's supposed to do:</b> Train the quadriceps. <b>What it actually does:</b> It strengthens a motion your legs aren't actually designed to do, and can put undue strain on …

9 Beautiful Desktop Backgrounds Designed to Make You Smarter

Desktop Backgrounds Designed to Make You Smarter<p>1. Periodic Table of Typefaces<p>2. Typeface Anatomy Wallpaper<p>3. Brain<p>4. Solar<p>5. Konami Code<p>6. …

How Drucker Thought About Complexity

Throughout his life, Peter Drucker strived to understand the increasing complexity of business and society and, most importantly, the implications for how we can continue to create and deliver value in the face of complexity. I have long been influenced by Drucker’s work. In the 1960s and 1970s, he …

Gamers really do see the world differently

<b>DUKE (US) —</b> Video game players capture more information faster for visual decision-making, but lose information as quickly as non-gamers do.<p>Hours …

Chilling Letter From Chinese Factory Worker Found In Kmart Halloween Decorations

The man, identified only as Mr. Zhang to protect his identity, told the Times that he was imprisoned in a labor camp where "inmates toiled seven days a week, their 15-hour days haunted by sadistic guards."<p>The labor camps are full of petty criminals or people who rebel against the country's …

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The Energy Fix: Engineering Triumphs Over Wave And Tidal Forces

How water could be harnessed for roughly a third of U.S. annual electricity usage<p>The Bottom Feeder<p>Water is 800 times denser than air, and building a gen­erator able to withstand the tremendous force it generates has hampered the development of next-gen hydropower. If engineers can harness its …

How to Detox

Detoxification, or detox, is the process of removing toxic substances from the body. Diets that claim to achieve a full detox in a matter of days …

20 Things to Do When You Feel Extremely Angry

When you feel extremely angry, wouldn’t it be <i>amazing</i> to throw a juvenile temper tantrum without someone having you committed?<p>I admit, when I see a …

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10 Effective eLearning Options for Entrepreneurs

The constant evolution of entrepreneurship is one of the attributes that makes the career path so exciting: A fluid and flexible job description, …

Learn How to Juggle and Improve Your Brain's Power

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …