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UC Berkeley Is Offering Data Science, Its Fastest-Growing Course Ever, for Free Online

It's worth passing along a message from UC Berkeley. According to its news service, the "fastest-growing course in UC Berkeley’s history — …

Online Education

60 Things Only People Born Between 1975-1985 Will Truly Get

Again, please don’t click on this post unless you lived through the ’80s.

40 Tweets That Sum Up Life With 4-Year-Olds

Life with a 4-year-old is no cakewalk.<p>They may be out of the “terrible twos” and beyond the “threenager” phase, but there’s still plenty of angst and chaos to go around.<p>Fortunately, there’s humor too. We’ve rounded up 40 hilarious tweets about parenting 4-year-olds. Keep scrolling for some truly …

Holy Sh*t, You're Going to Feel Amazing After Finishing This CrossFit Workout

If you're dying to try CrossFit but a little worried about what it may entail, we're here to tell you not to worry. The sport involves loads of varied movements using different types of equipment that will help you gain strength and push you to try new things. Plus, WODS (that's workout of the day, …

Workouts

12 Books Every Harry Potter Fan Should Read In 2018

With January on the horizon, it's time to get excited about 2018 reading. (Cue fireworks.) And if you're a Harry Potter fan, I'm sure you're itching …

The 50 best fitness Instagram accounts to follow in 2018

With the new year come resolutions and, inevitably, fitness resolutions.<p>In order to spur some fitspiration, Business Insider has compiled a list of the best fitness Instagram accounts to follow in 2018 that will motivate you to keep on track in the year ahead.<p>The resulting list contains everybody …

Fitness

Man attempts to slide down tube escalator, instantly regrets life choices

It may have looked cool in <i>Skyfall</i>, but in real life sliding down a London tube escalator is far, far less glamorous.<p>This was perfectly demonstrated …

James Bond

25 Books Everyone Should Read, According to TED Speakers | Inc.com

Back in May, just after the main TED event, the TED blog rounded up an incredible list of all the titles recommended from the stage this year. It was enough to fill up most people's to-read queue for months to come.<p>But if you've finally gotten through all the titles that interested you back then, …

Books

A 10-Minute Yoga-HIIT Workout That's the Best of Both Worlds

<i>Join Cody for $20 a month and access more than 2,500 workout videos to establish an at-home yoga practice, challenge your strength, and up your</i> …

Leading Universities Just Released 65 Free Business Courses to Make You Smarter | Inc.com

Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): A Strategic Approach from University of Pennsylvania<p>Influence from University of Pennsylvania<p>Accounting for Decision Making from University of Michigan<p>Valuing Companies from University of Michigan<p>Budgeting and Finance for Public Libraries from University of …

University of Michigan

NFL Rumors: Colin Kaepernick Could Be Top Option For New England Patriots After Jimmy Garoppolo Trade

The New England Patriots pulled off one of the biggest trades ahead of the NFL deadline, sending promising backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo to the …

NFL

Man jailed for killing wife after she discovered he was a paedophile

A man has been jailed for life for murdering his partner after she confronted him over his sexual interest in a child.<p>Adam Parkin, 35, was sentenced …

​​How to Clean a Pan Based on Its Level of Disgustingness | Men’s Health

This is only partially true. There’s only one right way to do it depending on how disgusting your cast-iron pan is. The more disgusting the pan is, the more rigorous of an approach you need to restore it to its former luster.<p>“Well, buddy, isn’t this information coming from the Internet? Isn’t this …

Forget Ethereum Or Bitcoin, This Crypto Is Where Money Will Be Made

It is safe to say cryptocurrencies, driven by the underlying blockchain technology adoption, are becoming mainstream.<p>Many people see the return BTC …

What Happens When You Take Full Responsibility of Your Life | Inc.com

Most people are too afraid to commit to anything because they already know they're going to break their commitment. This internal fear is the primary challenge, yet compounded by another, more external, challenge. Namely, that the systems of society <i>are set up to work against you.</i> Public education, …

Self-improvement

The 15 best business books of all time

We've gone through our existing "best-of" lists and others to determine which business histories and management and investing guides have been most critically acclaimed.<p>We stayed away from academic books and biographies, and by limiting ourselves to just 15 titles, the final list is not …

Self-improvement

24 fun things to do in London this week

<b>Are you looking for something to do this weekend in London?</b><p><b>Here are our regularly updated guides to the best events in London this Friday, Saturday</b> …

China is America's biggest creditor once again

America again owes more money to China than any other nation.<p>China's vast holdings of U.S. government debt jumped $44 billion to $1.15 trillion in June, according to U.S. Treasury Department data. That took China above Japan, which offloaded $21 billionin U.S. bonds in the month.<p>Japan had held the …

China

How One Insurance Firm Learned to Create an Innovation Culture

More and more companies are realizing they must reinvent their cultures by infusing innovation into their DNA. Unlike startups that get to shape culture from scratch, established companies must transform existing norms, values, and assumptions in ways that inspire everyone to innovate — not just at …

Innovation

Become a data and analytics ninja with this online course

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Big Data

How Tribalism Hurts Companies, and What to Do About It

A strange thing happens just before mile marker three in the London Marathon. With approximately 40,000 runners participating in one of the world’s largest charity fundraising events, crowd control necessitates that there be three different starting points. Just before the three-mile marker, these …

Management

15 Must-Read Business Books on Leadership and Personal Development From the Past 5 Years | Inc.com

The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention.<p>For this list, I have focused heavily on science-backed leadership books that teach us where the future of motivation …

Leadership

The More Senior Your Job Title, the More You Need to Keep a Journal

For leaders assuming the CEO title for the first time, taking time to learn and think translates into early successes. But the problem is there’s little time to do either. Information comes at them more quickly, more people than ever before demand their time, and they’re told that the myriad …

Productivity

Ten years after the smoking ban, vaping is a £1bn business

Big tobacco is increasingly investing in e-cigarettes, which offer an alternative to smoking and are much safer<p>Mark Twain, so the story goes, used to joke that giving up smoking was the easiest thing in the world – after all, he had done it “thousands of times”.<p>The US novelist, though, did not have …

Public Health

10 Bedtime Rituals That Help You Reflect, Relax, Sleep and Succeed

The better you sleep at night, the better chance you have succeeding during the day.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What you do before bed has a significant impact on what your subconscious mulls over while you sleep, and on your mental state when you wake up the next …

Sleep

London pollution getting you down? Head to the Brecon Beacons for some fresh air glamping

Worried about London air pollution? Get your kids out of town at the weekend with a glamping break in the Brecon Beacons<p>I have spent almost half a century living in cities: beautiful ones like Bath and ugly ones like Birmingham. Some I loved and some I hated. None surpasses London, the best city in …

Stone Age

This Boxing Workout Will Get You in the Best Shape of Your Life

Round 3: Jump Rope<p>"The more efficiently the heart works as a pump, the better the cardiovascular fitness," says Foster. "There's no better way to …

Cardiovascular System

15 Best Action Movies on Netflix Right Now | Men’s Health

​The 15 Best Action Movies on Netflix Right Now<p>​Straight killer, no filler<p>MovieStillsDB<p>If you subscribe to Netflix, and you use it with any frequency, then you know that a large chunk of it is so-so, a large(r) chunk of it is bargain-bin crap, and about three percent of it is worth your time. This …

6 Simple Workouts You Can Do Anywhere That Will Tone Your Entire Body

As a girl in my early 20s, heading to the weight room on the daily can be quite daunting.<p>Not only is it awkward being the only girl in the weight …

Workouts

5 Exercises Every Fit Guy Must Do

These are the key exercises that you have to be doing, regardless of your specialty.<p>What does it mean to be a “fit guy?” Do you have to bench 300 lbs? Do you have to run a five-minute mile? Do you have to have a six-pack while standing?<p>If it did, I wouldn’t make the cut. Fitness, to me, is being …

Workouts