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Reality Is Not What We Can See

Some physicists, mind you, not many of them, are physicist-poets.<p>They see the world or, more adequately, physical reality, as a lyrical narrative written in some hidden code that the human mind can decipher.<p>Carlo Rovelli, the Italian physicist and author, is one of them. Following his best-seller</i> …

10 Stylish Online Home Stores to Help Kick Your Ikea Habit

With the New Year upon us—and with any luck, some holiday cash in your pocket—it's a good time to update your home with something other than an Ikea shelving system (although, if you need one of those, so be it). The trick to having a stylish, thoughtfully appointment pad is to know where to shop …

Honda's Project 2&4 puts the thrill of a motorcycle on 4 wheels

Honda Project 2&4<p>It's easy to forget that Honda makes more than reliable family sedans. Once in a while, however, the Japanese car- and …

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We already knew the Earth was not the center of the universe, but now we know exactly where it is.

Scientists have mapped more than 8,000 galaxies to find the Earth's official address, and it turns out the universe is even bigger than we …

Turning Water Problems Into Business Opportunities

Tamin Pechet Contributor<p>Tamin Pechet is the founder of Banyan Water and founder and chairman of Imagine H2O.<p>California Governor Jerry Brown recently imposed mandatory water restrictions to combat severe drought that “demands unprecedented action.” Many investors have grown familiar with the global …

Astronomers Claim to Take First Glimpse of Primordial Stars

Some of the first generation of stars, whose explosions breathed carbon, oxygen and other elements into the Universe, may have been glimpsed for the …

Einstein's Theory of General Relativity

In 1905, Albert Einstein determined that the laws of physics are the same for all non-accelerating observers, and that the speed of light in a vacuum …

20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

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18 Reasons Your Startup Failed, Visualized

What determines whether your startup sinks or swims? To help you avoid startup doom, designer Mark Vital has visualized 18 mistakes that kill startups. The infographic is adapted from an essay by programmer and investor Paul Graham, co-founder of Y Combinator, an incubator that has funded more than …

Easing Into Entrepreneurship: Starting Something on the Side | Inc.com

<i>This is for all the</i> Inc. <b></b><i>readers who are employed by someone else and have at least toyed with the idea of starting a business of their own.</i><p>I can write until the cows come home that becoming an entrepreneur is less scary than you think, if you go about starting a company as the most successful …

Why Big Energy Companies Want To Invest In Energy Storage Startups

Stem, a California energy storage service startup, has lined up Constellation Technology Ventures and Total Energy Ventures as investors and added $12 million to its previously announced $15 million Series B, the company said Wednesday.<p>The addition of these two investors reflect the growing …

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Learning pays: Amazon offers $1K in AWS credit for people who complete online course

Amazon has teamed up with online course provider EdX to offer $1,000 in Amazon Web Services credit to people who complete one of two classes from MIT …

15 Fintech Startups To Watch In 2015

Huge institutions, archaic systems and lots of money at stake. These are the conditions that have brought tech entrepreneurs to the wildly exciting and growing arena of financial tech. Fintech companies, as they’ve come to be called, are easing payment processes, reducing fraud, saving users money, …

The advice 13 entrepreneurs would give their younger selves

While inexperience can have certain benefits (like fearlessness and confidence), a seasoned businessperson with no regrets is incredibly hard to …

Why Coca-Cola is Targeting Experienced Entrepreneurs

Among the assets, access to which the founders get, Butler listed the corporation’s reach, resources, and relationships. In addition to that, the platform itself can be seen as a network of successful entrepreneurs who can help each other and share some resources, including expertise and talent …

Follow These 10 Steps To Achieve Transformational Change

I know entrepreneur and transformational change expert Wendy Darling personally, through the work that both of us have done as faculty for CEO Space. I introduced Wendy (who I promptly renamed “Darling Wendy” shortly after our first meeting) to readers of this column at the start of this year. …

7 resources to help you land your dream job

Maybe your dream career is to become Michael Bolton's backup singer — or perhaps it's to rise to the C-Suite level of a Fortune 500 company or work …

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Lockheed Martin thinks it can give the world unlimited clean energy in 20 years

Remember back in the '50s, when official-sounding newsreels promised that we'd have new-kew-lur-powered cars by the '70s and no one would ever be unhappy? Probably not, since we've gotten a skewed sense of history from watching too many episodes of <i>Futurama</i>. Still, several decades behind schedule, …

About to Lose It? Try These 18 Unusual Stress Busters Right Now

You don't have to be a victim of the stress you feel. Take charge of it now.<p>If you are on the verge of losing it due to stress, chances are you are probably experiencing such things as lack of concentration, frequent colds, nervous habits, nausea, poor judgment, unexplained aches and pains--and …

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Neuroscience: Become Immune to Stress | Inc.com

Most people intuitively understand that exercise can improve your mood, but it was only last week that scientists figured out how it works. Their findings are of enormous importance to everybody who experiences stress at work.<p>According to a recent article in the <i>New York Times</i>, exercising causes …

Our First Look at the Moon's Far Side

The race to land a man on the Moon in the 1960s dominates narratives of the early space age, but it wasn’t the only time the United States and the Soviet Union were racing to achieve a goal in space. In the late 1950s, both nations were fighting to get spacecraft to the Moon, and among those …

Horrifyingly Beautiful Photos Show The Human Cost Of China’s Massive Pollution Problem

Gritty, detailed scenes from some of China’s most polluted places will make you grateful for the air you breathe.<p><b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Photographer Souvid Datta, who took these photos, has admitted to doctoring much of his work. Creating these photos of Chinese victims of pollution, in particular, involved</i> …

50 Years of Wildlife Photographer of the Year – in pictures

Natural History Museum’s new book released on Wednesday marks five decades of the WPY competition, celebrating the art of wildlife photography. Started in the 1960s, the 160 prize-winning and commended images represent 50 years of different times, styles and specialisms – showcasing some of the …