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Can YOU solve the '100 hat riddle'? Google reveals its AI has cracked puzzle it and Goldman Sachs use to spot the super smart in interviews

Can YOU solve the '100 hat riddle'? Google reveals its AI has cracked puzzle it uses to spot the super smart in interviews<p><b>Deep neural network</b> …

17 Facts About Time That Will Hurt Your Brain

"Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so."<p><b>1.</b> Time passes faster for your face than for your feet (assuming you're standing up). Einstein's theory of relativity dictates that the closer you are to the centre of the Earth, the slower time goes – and this has been measured. At the top of Mount …

40 courses every golfer should play in their lifetime

Some of these golf courses are famous for their rich history, while others offer breathtaking views and unique locations.<p>From Scotland's historic Muirfield to the Dominican Republic's challenging Teeth of the Dog, here are 40 golf courses every golfer should play in his or her lifetime.<p><i>An earlier</i> …

This is Your Brain on Expensive Wine

Here's one reason you get more pleasure from wines with extravagant price tags.<p>A new study in the <i>Journal of Marketing Research</i> confirms what prior …

The Brain

I beat Cepheus, the unbeatable poker-playing artificial intelligence.

The University of Alberta made headlines earlier this year when professor Michael Bowling and his team unveiled the “unbeatable” Cepheus Poker …

Artificial Intelligence

How To Live a Life With No Regrets

Putting one foot in the grave today can make you a better entrepreneur and a happier person.<p>One of my best memories of the late management icon Peter Drucker was him telling me that the greatest misconception about the entrepreneur's mind set is that they are risk takers. That may be the way they …

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Is Algae The Next Sustainable Biofuel?

<i>This article was originally published in December 2013 on the Energy Realities blog.</i><p>Algae have all the right ingredients for turning carbon dioxide into biofuel, but the precise recipe still needs to be created.<p>A blanket of algae covering a pond or lake often spells trouble for any organisms living …

Biofuel

Hyperloop Technologies is trying to make Elon Musk's dream a reality

It's still early, but the Hyperloop is potentially a world-changing mode of transportation<p>The Hyperloop, an idea first discussed by Tesla and Space X CEO Elon Musk back in 2013, is one of the most ambitious technological projects around and would provide the ability to travel between Los Angeles …

The Subtle Art of Not Giving a Fuck

In my life, I have given a fuck about many people and many things. I have also <i>not</i> given a fuck about many people and many things. And those fucks I …

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15 Successful Entrepreneurs Share The Most Important Lesson They Learned In Their 20s

Mistakes are unavoidable, but the truly successful learn from these setbacks and move on all the wiser.<p>We asked entrepreneurs, including billionaire "Shark Tank" investor Mark Cuban and the cofounders of popular retailer Warby Parker, to share the most important lesson they learned in their 20s.

Entrepreneurship

The science behind brain farts

It happens to you all the time. You're mid-sentence during a meeting with your boss, working on <i>The New York Times</i>' crossword puzzle, typing up an …

Cancer Research: Cambridge Scientists Find Way To Stem Cancer Growth

Scientists at Cambridge University in England have found a way to detangle the DNA double helix to prevent four-stranded "quadruple helix" DNA …

5 Predictions For The World In 2039

You will probably live to see a time when we can make backup copies of your brain.<p>Natalia Hatalska says there are two types of people in the world: those “who take one day at a time” and “those who have a vision, look far ahead [and] see its opportunities and threats.” She puts herself in the …

"We Will Encounter Superintelligence Much Older than the Human Species" (New Year's Feature)

"I think it very likely – in fact, inevitable – that biological intelligence is only a transitory phenomenon… If we ever encounter extraterrestrial …

How 5 Individual Investors Beat The Best Wall Street Has To Offer

Forbes has been interviewing some of the nearly 1,000 Marketocracy members who have outperformed the top mutual fund manager for the past decade. How can individual investors beat the best Wall Street has to offer? Let me introduce you to 5 of them and let them tell you in their own words.<p><b>Tony</b> …

Can you live a normal life with half a brain?

A few extreme cases show that people can be missing large chunks of their brains with no significant ill-effect – why? Tom Stafford explains what it tells us about the true nature of our grey matter.<p>How much of our brain do we actually need? A number of stories have appeared in the news in recent …

Perhaps The Best Billionaire Investor You've Never Heard Of

With broader stock market indices nearing what many consider to be fully valued, next year’s best performing investors will likely be those that excel in the art of identifying value.<p>At billionairesportfolio.com, we track and analyze the moves of the world’s best billionaire investors and hedge …

11 Resolutions Everyone Should Consider Making Next Year

New Year's resolutions you'll actually want to keep.We’ve all done it: Made resolutions to work out regularly, to stick to a budget, to eat better. …

Given the way he prepares, Tom Brady won't be slowing down anytime soon

<i>This story appears in the Dec. 15, 2014, issue of</i> Sports Illustrated<i>. Subscribe to the magazine here.</i><p>The sports therapy center sits adjacent to …

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The New Most Expensive Apartment In New York City Will Cost $130 Million — See Inside

And though the city's real-estate community was all abuzz, there were no renderings available of what the aforementioned penthouse will look like.<p>Until now. BuzzBuzzHome reports that the 520 Park Avenue website is now live, giving all of us regular people a look at how the world's billionaires will …

The Forbes 2015 Investment Guide

To help you make your money work harder, we’ve highlighted the strategies and ideas of more than a dozen Unknown All-Stars of personal finance–homespun heroes who have cut out the middlemen and bested the pros in investing, real estate, tax planning and philanthropy. We also offer advice on …

How To Win The Impulse War Inside Your Brain

Your brain is complicated. Understanding how it works can help you make better decisions.<p>What role do our emotions play in decision-making? Some might say it’s a fairly contentious one. Acting on emotions without reason can be dangerous. 17th-century French philosopher Descartes would have you …

The Brain

Did the Big Bang create a parallel universe where time goes backwards?

Radical new research suggests that at the same time the Big Bang created our universe, another where time goes in the opposite direction was also born<p>A scientific breakthrough could redefine how the universe is understood.<p>Radical new research led by a British scientist has suggested that there may …

‘Life on Earth is in peril. We have no future if we don’t go into space’

STEPHEN HAWKING<p>Physicist and cosmologist<p>Robotic missions are much cheaper and may provide more scientific information, but they don’t catch the public imagination in the same way, and they don’t spread the human race into space, which I’m arguing should be our long-term strategy. If the human race …

Elon Musk and Other Visionaries Are Worried About the Future of AI

Will artificial intelligence wipe out humanity, or help us live forever?<p><i>(Photo Credit: Pascal Cyborg/Progress/Flickr)</i><p><b>Elon Musk has joined everyone</b> from the Unabomber to James Cameron (sometimes) to grandfathers worldwide in their fear of future technology. The difference is that Ted Kaczynski is a …

The strange case of the man with two hearts

When a man was fitted with a new heart, his mind changed in unusual ways. Why? The answer reveals a surprising truth about all our bodies, says David Robson.<p>Every second or so, Carlos would feel a small “bump” hitting his tummy. It was the beating of his “second heart”.<p>The small mechanical pump was …

Psychology

Chemists create 'artificial chemical evolution' for the first time

Scientists have taken an important step towards the possibility of creating synthetic life with the development of a form of artificial evolution in …