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To Raise Exceptional Children, Teach Them These 7 Values

Any fact or bit of knowledge we teach a child might be obsolete when they are adults, but values endure through all changes.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To parent our children to be exceptional, we must allow our children to experience "optimal levels of …

Parenting

Light Up Your Nights With this Flexible, Waterproof LED Light Strip

Use it anywhere this summer for stylish yet practical lighting.<p>Summer is packed full with outdoor events--wedding receptions under the stars, camping …

Camping

Are Kilian Jornet's Speed Records Too Good to Be True?

Around 2 a.m. on May 28, 2017, Kilian Jornet crabbed across Mount Everest’s North Face, alone, delirious, at nearly 27,000 feet, and far off route. He was descending from the 29,029-foot summit, his second trip to the top without supplemental oxygen in seven days. But now he was lost and couldn’t …

Mountaineering

New Tom Petty Box Set An American Treasure Detailed

<i>An American Treasure</i> is a new career-spanning Tom Petty box set. In addition to previously unreleased tracks, the set includes live takes, alternate versions, rarities, and deep cuts from throughout his catalogue. It will be released in four versions: a deluxe and expanded “Super Deluxe” 4xCD set …

Music

These beautiful desert biodomes will be 100% self-sustaining

In an effort to encourage ecotourism for the millions that visit the United Arab Emirates each year, the country has officially launched the Biodomes …

Waste Management

The emotionally intelligent way to give feedback to your boss

Here’s an approach to raising concerns with managers that won’t feel risky to you or whiny to them.<p>No matter how much you like your boss or manager, there will always be some things about them (or the system) that you’d like to change. But speaking up about a problem or giving feedback to your …

Emotional Intelligence

SKULPT is a tiny, feature-packed synth for under $300

Ultraportable, inexpensive synthesizers are everywhere these days, including solid entries from Korg, Roland and IK Multimedia. Now, UK-based Modal Electronics (makers of high-end boutique synths) is looking to enter the category with a new under-$300 synth called SKULPT, which is set to go live on …

Synthesizers

The One Thing You Should Never Do When Making Chicken Spaghetti

In the pantheon of casseroles, Chicken Spaghetti is right there at the top. It might not be as well known as Tuna Noodle or Turkey Tetrazzini, or an …

Cooking

Islanders sign another depth player long-term, and it makes no sense

You have to at least say this for the New York Islanders offseason: It has not been quiet, and it has definitely been interesting.<p>They continued …

NHL

Best Sci-Fi Books Of 2018 (So Far)

Reading escapist fiction has never been so necessary<p>There's never been a better time to take some time off from reality and escape into some much-needed sci-fi. 2018 has been a great year for great reads, and luckily we still have 6 more months to go. Here are the 10 books that we've already loved …

Science Fiction

The Best Nature Documentaries on Netflix Will Make You Worldlier

Unfortunately, in Los Angeles, there aren't a lot of green spaces that aren't luxury golf courses, so as odd as this might sound, I often turn to …

Whales

This HQ 70mm Footage of the 1962 Monaco Grand Prix is Incredible

Unbelievable high quality 70mm footage of the 1962 Monaco Grand Prize from the 1962 German documentary, <i>Flying Clipper</i> aka Mediterranean Holiday.

Monaco Grand Prix

Motor racing: F1 says Amazon deal will unlock 'big bucket of content'

SPIELBERG, Austria (Reuters) - Formula One announced a deal with Amazon Web Services (AWS) on Friday that it said would allow the sport to make decades of archived data and content more accessible to fans and in new ways.<p>The partnership, starting from this weekend's Austrian Grand Prix, sees AWS …

Motor Racing

The 8 Best Travel Books of All Time

At their worst, travel books are dated, deeply racist, or just painfully dull. But at their best, they capture the spark of seeing something new, as well as the way your perspective shifts when you’re out of your rut with your eyes open. Here are some of the best—including some by writers who have …

Books

You Need a Life Strategy Because Extraordinary Lives Don't Happen by Accident

No extraordinary person started out that way.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To achieve the life you want, one that will truly make you satisfied, you need to prioritize it above all else. If you want a life of success, a life filled with spiritual happiness …

Motivation

How To: 100+ Secret Dialer Codes for Your iPhone

The dialer screen on your iPhone has a lot more to it than just entering phone numbers and hitting the green call button. It's not very obvious, but …

Telecoms

12 Great Summertime Reads

Summer is a time for escape reading. But that designation need not be limited to fiction; books written for the general reader on topics outside …

Books

Asteroid with a 13-mile-high mountain is now visible to the naked eye

Look up in nighttime sky anytime between now and July 16, and you just might spy our solar system's brightest asteroid.<p>Vesta, a 326-mile-wide object …

Astronomy

Barack Obama Recommended 5 Books On Facebook & It's A Heavy Summer Reading List

It's always good to hear from President Obama, especially when he's got reading suggestions to share. Barack Obama recommended six books on Facebook …

9 New Books About Nature & Hiking That You Should Add To Your Summer Reading List

If you're a bookish hiker, then by now you've probably already read John Muir's entire library, as well as Henry David Thoreau's classic <i>Walden</i><i>,</i> Bill …

Never forget the best freestyle rap in the history of the XXL Freshman Class

Side Note<p>Jun—13—2018 05:04PM EST<p>Rob Dozier<p>XXL 2018 Freshman Class XXL magazine<p>The annual <i>XXL</i> Freshman List was released yesterday, and as over the …

6 Types of Knots Every Outdoorsman Should Know

Whether you’re tying your tent’s rainfly down in a nasty storm, lashing your kayak to a well-used roof rack, or making some on-the-trail gear …

8 Spectacular Mountain Ranges You Need to Put on Your Bucket List

'Drink a cold beer and let somebody else figure it out': 22 of Anthony Bourdain’s wisest quotes about travel

Anthony Bourdain first rose to fame with his searingly honest memoir about life as a chef, <i>Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly</i>, but as his career progressed, it became evident that travel was a passion he held just as dear to his heart as food.<p>“If I am an advocate for …

Save Money on Air Conditioning This Summer with This Personal Air Cooler

It's better for the environment and it helps you save money.<p>Summer’s here, so you have to be prepared to face a few heat waves. While air …

The 15-minute, Fat-burning Workout for Busy Guys

A middle-aged guy takes his shirt off and looks in the mirror. What does he see?<p>That’s not the beginning of a joke, although what he sees might be …

15 Sci-Fi Books To Read If You Need A Break From Dystopian Novels

Dystopia novels seem to be more popular than ever these days. Between <i>The Handmaid's Tale</i>and <i>The Hunger Games</i> and the disturbing resurgence of <i>1984,</i>the …

This half-hour exercise can get you out of your career rut

You can’t always take a weeklong vacation to reflect and reset, but if you can get away from your office for an hour, this technique can put things into fresh perspective.<p>Summer is finally here, and you’re thinking about your dream vacation. You conjure up images of sitting by the pool, drinking an …

Productivity

How Can You Really Tell Someone Is an Exceptional Leader? Ask This 1 Simple Question

The answer is an eye-opener.<p>Have you ever thought about the essence of true leadership? How exactly do you define it?<p>Better yet, how do you simply become a good leader in your office or business -- enough so that your employees, peers, and customers will respect you?<p>The answer comes down to a …

Work from Home

If You’re Not Using These Amazon Prime Features, You’re Not Getting Your Money’s Worth

Free two-day shipping was a game changer, we all know that. But did you know your Amazon Prime membership has a lot of features you probably aren’t …