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From Broke to Billions: 5 Strategies These Billionaires Used to Get Rich

Today, as it's been for all our recorded history, getting rich entails building and adding an abundant amount of value to the world.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There are 2,043 billionaires in this world. Approximately one-quarter of them are from the US. …

Sell a TON of art on Redbubble | Douglas Butner

The first product I ever sold, a T-Shirt, was from Zazzle back in 2013. I was so excited I showed all my friends the sales receipt, some haters (you …

Holistic healers are heading to the heartland—but is America ready for them?

Take a road trip across America, and chances are you’ll be able to find a yoga class or a green juice in every city on your itinerary. (Phew!) But …

NASA Releases 3 Million Beautiful Images Of Earth For Public Use - Here Are Our Favorites

One of the many awesome things about NASA is the amount of free and open-access content it uploads for everybody to enjoy. Keeping in this spirit, …

MTV Cribs is coming back as a Snapchat series

It'll premiere on MTV's Discover channel sometime in June<p>MTV is bringing back its beloved '00s series <i>Cribs</i> as a weekly Snapchat-based show, one piece of a major push for Snapchat programming that started in earnest earlier this year. According to <i>Variety</i>, celebrities like Mac Miller and Austin …

The 18 best books for someone just starting out in their career

Chances are, your college didn't offer classes on how to negotiate your salary, deal with a micromanaging boss, or confront annoying coworkers.<p>But there's still something you can do to prepare yourself for the tricky world of work: read.<p>Here are 18 books we think every young professional should …

This $459 Champagne Gun Takes VIP Parties to a Whole New Level of Decadence

Partying in Miami is all set to reach a whole new level thanks to the Champagne Gun, a French invention that shoots out sprays of bubbly champagne. …

Alcohol

Researcher Illegally Shares Millions of Science Papers Free Online to Spread Knowledge

Welcome to the Pirate Bay of science.<p>A researcher in Russia has made more than 48 million journal articles - almost every single peer-reviewed paper …

We’re hiring product designers

<i>Note: We originally published this post in February 2016; we’re hiring a few new folks in 2017 so we’re refreshing this article a bit — Chris</i><p>Nasdaq …

UX Design

The 25 richest self-made billionaires

The 25 richest self-made billionaires on earth have accrued more than $850 billion combined, each with a personal net worth of at least $18 billion.<p>This comes from new data provided to Business Insider by Wealth-X, which conducts research on the super-wealthy, as featured in our recent list of the …

Scientists Prove That 'Resting Bitch Face' Is a Real Thing

Wear it with pride.<p>Odds are, someone you know has resting bitch face. Heck, you might even have it, and that’s OK. RBF is nothing to be ashamed of—even scientists are interested in learning more about it.<p>In fact, RBF is the subject of a new study from research firm Noldus Information Technology …

Research

Physicists Are About to Test a Hypothesis That Could Rewrite The Textbooks

Forget everything you think you know about protons.<p>An international team of physicists is about to test a "sacrilegious" hypothesis about protons - …

Man Builds Igloo In Brooklyn During Blizzard, Lists It On Airbnb For $200

Advertising art director Patrick M. Horton, who lives in Brooklyn, NY, with his roommates, decided the blizzard of 2016 was the perfect opportunity …

14 apps that will help you stick to your New Year's resolutions

Thankfully, there are apps to help you keep on track.<p>We combed through Apple and Google's list of the best apps of the year, along with Business Insider's own reviews and Tech Insider's App 100, to pull together a list of 14 apps that will help you reach your goals a little faster.

Apps

Researchers Are Figuring Out How Our Brains Cope With So Much Data

Humans are the best machines.<p>The human brain is a wonderful thing. Consider the way it can recognise faces and objects despite a multitude of …

Should you fear the ETF?

GRAPHIC<p>Exchange-traded funds have suddenly become scary—at least to some in the investment community.<p>“It may be time to re-examine the entire ETF …

A serial startup employee explains 4 key steps to building a $1 million business in under 48 hours

We were both in hoodies and had a shared penchant for the F-bomb and burritos, all of which led to a caffeine-infused mind meld.<p>It would be the first of many.<p>The matchmaker then introducing us was the prophetic and profane Dave McClure, general partner of 500 Start-ups, which is now headquartered …

33 business books every professional should read before turning 30

To help you figure out how to navigate the professional world and set yourself on the right trajectory, we've rounded up some of our favorite business books.<p>They include career guides, business memoirs, and academic research on how to maximize your time and network.<p>Here are the business books we …

What makes people lazy?

<b>Being comfortable.</b><p>When I was younger, one thing that I was taught was that, “in life, there are two things that are happening,” they would say. …

Perfect your creations with the Dream Design Bundle

The holidays have come early for designers and graphic artists, thanks to a new design asset bundle offering thousands of top-shelf graphics from 10 of the web’s finest design destinations.<p>You can pay what you want for this incredible Dream Design Bundle offer from TNW Deals, to create stunning …

How to Turn a Bad Day Around

Let’s face it. Life can be full of frustrations—an argument with your teenager over breakfast, a missed train, or even just a spilled coffee can make you wish you could crawl back into bed. How can you change your mood when you’ve started your day off on the wrong foot? How do you stop annoyances …

A complete guide to designing your morning routine to double your productivity

On average, each of us wake up to 25,000 mornings in our adult life, which means we have 25,000 days to maximize how we spend it.<p><b>Your morning defines the rest of your day.</b><p>If you can optimize your morning routines, you’ve set yourself up to have a productive day ahead of you.<p>The good news is, we all …

Time Management

Obama Administration To Open Wearable Tech R&D Center In Silicon Valley

The White House and the Department of Defense are working with the private sector to build flexible, wearable electronics.<p>The Obama administration and the Pentagon are giving the wearables industry a big push. On Friday, defense secretary Ash Carter will announce that the Department of Defense is …

New finding is clear example in humans of the theory of epigenetic inheritance: the idea that environmental factors can affect the genes of your children<p>Genetic changes stemming from the trauma suffered by Holocaust survivors are capable of being passed on to their children, the clearest sign yet …

Genetics

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For the first time, scientists create a lab-grown limb

Mind-controlled robotic limbs for amputees are growing more sophisticated all the time -- but a challenger has appeared. Human limb transplant surgery using the patient's own biological material could one day be an actuality.<p>The proof of concept, published this week in the journal Biomaterials, is …

Cell Biology

SXSW 2015: I Reprogrammed A Lifeform In Someone’s Kitchen While Drinking A Beer

Biohacking kits help you modify genes in the comfort of home<p>A group holding red cups full of beer converged around a kitchen table littered with petri dishes, pipettes, and other basic laboratory equipment. Our host/lab director, Justin Pahara, explained how we were all going to take a custom …

E.coli

‘Kid Cudi Galaxy [Blue] | Eye of Ra [Eye of Horus]’ Sticker by SirDouglasFresh

Eye of Ra [Eye of Horus] // Check out our Universe of Stickers collection for more awesome stickers.<p>Sublimation Galaxy Shirts : Galaxies and Nebulas …