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Elon Musk Proves AQ Is The Key To Success

Many people think that intelligence is the most important factor for success. Yet, in real life, intelligence counts for so little. It is not rare to …

Five Brilliant Irish Whiskeys to Drink This Saint Paddy’s Day

Irish whisky is back and better than ever, says Calgary expert

Irish whisky is back with a vengeance due to a variety of factors including Irish pride, a Calgary spirits expert says.<p>"There has been resurgence of …

Scotch Whisky

A visit to a winemaker’s cellar reminded me how important a barrel can be

When a winemaker invites you into the cellar and draws a sample from a barrel for you, that’s called a barrel tasting. It’s an honor, an illicit thrill and great marketing. You are being invited to steal a taste of an unfinished wine — the glass pipette he or she uses is called a “thief” — in hopes …

Wineries

19 No-Brainer Hacks That'll Make Your Home Really Organized

Easy breezy.

A Buddhist Master Reveals 5 Mindfulness Strategies That Will Improve Your Personal Relationships

3) Be kind to each other<p><i>“The source of love is deep in us and we can help others realize a lot of happiness. One word, one action, one thought can</i> …

The Tyrconnell 16 Year Old Irish Whiskey Takes the Winner’s Circle

This new single malt arrives just in time to toast St. Patrick’s Day…<p>Back in 1876, when thoroughbred racing was indeed the Sport of Kings, a …

Irish Whiskey

Want to Be Rich? Change This | Inc.com

Adam Smith, known as the father of modern economics, once said, "All money is a matter of belief."<p>Author Steve Siebold interviewed hundreds of millionaires and discovered: "Getting rich begins with the way you think and what you believe about making money."<p><i>Have you ever stopped to think about your</i> …

Personal Finance

The Perfect St. Patrick’s Day Cocktail

Forget pints of green beer and instead mix up this delicious Irish whiskey cocktail.<p>There are no classic Irish cocktail books. It’s worth bearing …

Emerald Isle

Baked Avocado Eggs Recipe by Tasty

Ingredients<p>for 4 servings<p>2 avocados<br>• 4 eggs<br>• salt, to taste<br>• pepper, to taste<br>• bacon bits<br>• cherry tomato, quartered<br>• fresh basil, chopped<br>• shredded cheddar cheese<br>• chives, chopped<p>Preparation<p>Preheat oven to 400°F (200°C).<br>• Slice the avocados in half and remove the pits.<br>• Place the avocado halves on a baking sheet and …

Breakfast

Bitcoin could be on the edge of a cliff

Let's recap what has been going on in the bitcoin market so far this year.<p>Bitcoin rallied 120% in 2016 and has been the top-performing currency in each of the last two years. It opened 2017 by gaining 20% in the first week before crashing 35% on news that China was going to consider clamping down …

Cryptocurrency

My Story of Personal Transformation

This is my story of how I figured out how to do what makes me come alive and to share my unique value with the world.<p>In a way, it’s also the story …

A psychology book that argues China is a “nation of infants” has been pulled from store shelves

According to Sigmund Freud, a human being’s psychosexual development has five stages: the oral, the anal, the phallic, the latent, and the genital. During the oral stage spanning from birth until the age of one, an infant satisfies its desires simply by putting all sorts of things into its mouth, …

Sigmund Freud

Calls for ibuprofen sale restrictions after study finds cardiac arrest risk

There have been fresh calls for restrictions on the sale of the painkiller ibuprofen after another study found it heightens the risk of cardiac arrest.<p>Taking the over-the-counter drug was associated with a 31% increased risk, researchers in Denmark found.<p>Other medicines from the same group of …

Biomedicine

Science Says Happier People Are Raised by Parents Who Do This 1 Thing | Inc.com

Want your kids to be happier kids? More important, want your children to grow up to be happier and more satisfied for the rest of their lives?<p>A study from University College London found that people who perceived their parents as less psychologically controlling and more caring as they were growing …

Psychology

The Unlikely Liberal Hero Adam Schiff Is Ready to Investigate Trump

On Monday, March 20th, the House intelligence committee will hold its first open hearing on Russia’s meddling in the 2016 Presidential campaign. Because Republican leaders in the House and Senate have blocked any attempt at forming an independent committee modelled on the bipartisan 9/11 Commission …

How you learned a second language influences the way your brain works

Over the past few years, you might have noticed a surfeit of articles covering current research on bilingualism. Some of them suggest that it sharpens the mind, while others are clearly intended to provoke more doubt than confidence, such as Maria Konnikova’s “Is Bilingualism Really an Advantage?” …

How to Become The Best In The World At Your Skills, According to Science

<b>Science says this method of practice will make you exceptional at what you do best.</b><p>When it comes to becoming a world-class expert at any skill, the …

Want to Live a More Fulfilled Life? Avoid the No. 1 Regret of the Dying | Inc.com

Regrets.<p>They are the great common denominator--no matter race, color, creed--they're the one thing we universally try to avoid with the time we're given.<p>The pursuit of such avoidance is often on our mind and always on the clock.<p>Former palliative nurse and author of <i>The Top 5 Regrets of the Dying</i>, …

Positive Thinking

The beer world's next big trend? Look out for NEIPAs, also known as hazy IPAs

IPA is the undisputed king of the craft beer world. The aromatic, often intensely bitter style stands in sharp relief to the bland brews that defined American beer for decades. And the ever-increasing demand for IPA drives the growing craft brewing industry. It's a style that's evolved along with …

Don’t forget this: You, too, can acquire a super memory

Learning a memorization technique used by elite memory athletes leads to widespread changes in brain wiring<p>Elite memory athletes are not so different from their peers in any other sport: They face off in intense competitions where they execute seemingly superhuman feats such as memorizing a string …

The Brain

Trumpcare at its most basic: What to do about a leader who’s gone off?

With the leader of free world careening from one mess to another, will anyone say, “The emperor has no clothes!”<p>It's time to face up to the obvious: The president of the United States is deranged.<p>I don't mean that he's merely idiosyncratic or pushing policies that I think are crazy. Nor do I say …

Donald Trump

Goldwater rule in Trumpland: Psychiatrists debate weighing in on the president’s mental health

A long-standing code of ethics prohibits diagnosing public figures from afar<p>In recent months a growing number of mental health experts and members of the media have offered opinions on President Donald Trump’s psychiatric fitness. On Tuesday 35 U.S. psychiatrists, psychologists and social workers …

Mental Health

How to Say ‘No’ Like a Toddler

Little people get away with an impressive amount of inconsiderate dickishness. It’s time we learned a thing or two.<p>This bus smells like shit. Such a stink is nothing new on this route, a meandering line through downtown seemingly attractive to public farters, but this time it reeks like the real …

Parenting

The Secret To Reclaiming Your Time -- And Your Life

Here are the highlights from my recent interview with Cali Williams Yost, CEO and founder of Flex+Strategy Group and Work+Life Fit and the author of <i>Tweak It: Make What Matters to You Happen Every Day</i>.<p><b>William Arruda:</b> Everyone says, “Boy, I wish I had some work-life balance.” And I know you don’t …

Academic Research

The U.S. Airlines With the Comfiest Seats

Airlines are cramming more seats on planes, which means less legroom and narrower cushions. Last week, lawmakers proposed the Seat Egress in Air …

Jet Lag