Do you have a habit of picking up books that you never quite get around to reading? If this sounds like you, you might be unwittingly engaging in tsundoku - a Japanese term used to describe a person who
Conflict is complicated. Most of the time, it involves feelings that are both logical and illogical. That thing you're fighting about, whether at home or at work, is about both what's being stated and
Before dying at the age of 39, Blaise Pascal made huge contributions to both physics and mathematics, notably in fluids, geometry, and probability. This work, however, would influence more than just the
Muhammad Yunus won the Nobel peace prize for inventing microfinance, the practice of lending small sums at a low interest to allow people to start businesses. And yet he’s not a fan of capitalism. “Because
Don't worry about choosing tile for you kitchen remodel, try DIY concrete countertops instead. Concrete countertops are just one of the many kitchen countertop options to choose from. You can purchase
This one's for the Brutalists out there We get it—concrete isn't for everyone. But a well-designed concrete house, like this one masterminded by Buenos Aires, Argentina firm Estudio Besonias Almeida, help
Because too often people get it wrong. Experienced builders are plenty familiar with when to use cement, concrete, and mortar. But in the popular parlance, things get a bit confused—people often say "cement"
Yellowknife is small and openhearted, but it’s also hard to find. You think you know what it is, but then it moves – from the darkness of a tavern teeming with North and South Slavey, Cape Bretoners, Saskatchewanians
Bookmarks and book lights are two peas in a pod, but they’re marketed as separate items. Kyouei Design has created a product, however, that cleverly combines the two into one incredibly useful device.
I’m a fisherman who dropped out of high school in 1986 at the age of 14. Over my lifetime, I’ve spent many nights in jail. I’m an epileptic. I’m asthmatic. I don’t even know how to swim. This is my story.
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. You try to do things right. You set up an online calendar and make to-do lists, you schedule your day with surgical precision -- but by the
There are three pieces of parental advice that stick in my mind, all delivered in one helpful burst by a father whose ability to show up my deficiencies, more than 30 years after this encounter, I’m constantly
I came home from a trip the other day with a small plastic bag filled with 4 ounces of brown powder that, truth be told, made me a little nervous. The powder had a strong odor that reminded me of badly
A maverick investor is buying up water rights. Will he rescue a region, or just end up hurting the poor? On a brisk, cloudless day last january, Disque Deane Jr. stepped out of his SUV, kicked his cowboy