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Beets and carrots could lead to stronger and greener buildings

According to engineers, root vegetables aren't only good for the body. Their fibres could also help make concrete mixtures stronger and more …

Scientists have finally figured out the mystery of where Bronze Age iron came from

A new study in the <i>Journal of Archaeological Science</i> seems to have solved a long-standing mystery that archeologists and scientists have faced: the …

3 ways to strengthen your relationships, at home or at work

We work with a lot of partnerships. Some of these entail family-member or husband-and-wife teams, like our own. Often, they are friends who want to work together because each brings something unique and useful to the partnership.<p>There have been many brilliant partnerships (think Steve Jobs/Steve …

Communication Skills

The Best Picture Winners of the 21st Century, Ranked from Worst to Best

The 21st century is less than 20 years old, but its first batch of Best Pictures already paint an extraordinary portrait of a world in flux.<p>The 21st …

The 50 best-paying big companies, according to employees

But compensation really involves more than just the salary itself. It also involves how employees feel about their pay and if they feel it's fair, or even generous, given the job title and responsibilities they have.<p>That's why to generate this list of the 50 best-paying large companies, Comparably …

Employment

Google's new Trusted Contacts app shares your location with loved ones

Google is making it easier for your close friends and family to keep track of you with its new Trusted Contacts app for Android.<p>The idea is simple: assign some of your contacts as “trusted” and they’ll be able to request your location and see your current activity status. If you don’t respond to a …

Apps

Google is pursuing the development of next-gen battery technology

While it seems as though current lithium-ion batteries in the tech world are slowly improving, it’s becoming increasingly more difficult for companies to build high-end devices that won’t waste precious battery life. A number of research labs and universities are trying to solve this battery …