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17 Inspiring Quotes From Stephen Hawking

Sadly, Stephen Hawking died today at the age of 76. But his words are timeless.<p>Stephen Hawking was one of the most famous and influential scientists of our time. Sadly, this morning Hawking passed away at the age of 76 -- fully 55 years after doctors gave him just two years to live after he was …

Physics

11 Little Habits That May Make You Seem Less Confident & How To Fix Them

When it comes to social situations, it's perfectly normal to feel nervous. Between finding the right thing to say, to remembering everyone's name, …

Leeroy Jenkins creator releases never seen before cut to raise awareness about net neutrality

Leeroy returns for a good cause<p>Leeroy Jenkins has returned once more to ruin <i>World of Warcraft</i> raids, but this time for a good cause. The creators of the infamous meme released a never-before-seen dry run of the botched attack, this time with the hopes of raising awareness about net neutrality.<p>The …

50 Tough Questions You Never Ask Yourself, But Should | Inc.com

With the dawn of every New Year, pledges are made by hopefuls everywhere to do or change something big in their life and business. Most of these commitments are shelved or forgotten altogether soon after we ring in that very same New Year.<p><i>"Your vision will become clear only when you can look into</i> …

Self-improvement

23 Amazing Quotes That Inspire You To Think Differently | Inc.com

I just returned from a month traveling in South Africa. I was fascinated in many ways how it resembled the USA. In fact, the food, culture, and attitudes are so similar, if you blindfolded a couple of Americans and dropped them in Johannesburg or Cape Town it might take them a day or two to figure …

Motivation

Nintendo Switch 5 Months Later: What We Love and Hate

The Nintendo Switch made quite the splash back in March, winning over even some of our staunchest Nintendo haters, thanks to its smart hybrid design …

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' Fierce Deity Link: How to get the armor set without an amiibo

In <i>Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>, amiibo let you unlock armor and weapons that you wouldn't be able to obtain otherwise. Now, some eagle-eyed …

10 Habits That Change Boys Into Men

The demise of our culture will result from the demise of its men if something isn’t changed quickly. Far too many men remain directionless, …

Your Appendix Might Serve an Important Biological Function After All

Wait, what?<p>One of the first things you learn about evolution in school is that the human body has a number of 'vestigial' parts - appendix, wisdom …

Biology

Don’t make New Year’s resolutions this year. Redesign your life instead, Stanford professor says.

Throughout our lives, there will be moments when we’ll find ourselves stuck or worried that we’ve fallen short of our potential and greatest ambitions. We might find ourselves fantasizing over a different career or another partner, wondering if it is too late to change.<p>In their new book, “Designing …

Prototypes

Bookmark This Airport Wi-Fi Password Map Right Now

It's a lifesaver.<p>Sitting in airports waiting for flights — if you don't have access to some baller airport lounge — can range from utterly boring to …

How To Keep Your Shirt Tucked In

I vividly remember consistently rebelling against tucking in my shirt.It started at formal family events, untucking my shirt because the knee slides …

Clothing

11 fall clothing and style hacks every guy should know

Conquering the season in style means knowing what to wear, how to wear it, and, of course, how to keep those oft-worn sweaters clean and pill-free.<p>Here are some tips, tricks, and rules of thumb to go by to tackle the changing temperatures.

Clothing

New Research Says There Are 4 Basic Types of People. Which One Are You?

According to a recent study, 90 percent of us are either optimistic, pessimistic, trusting, or envious. Guess which group was the biggest.<p>How trustworthy are people? How far do we trust one another?<p>That's what researchers set out to discover. In a recently published study, scientists from a number …

3.2 million years after her death, autopsy reveals Lucy probably died after falling from a tree

It's the coldest case in science, and it may have just been cracked.<p>Forty years after researchers discovered Lucy, an early human ancestor who lived 3.2 million years ago, scientists think they now know how she died.<p>After examining high-resolution CT scans of broken bones in Lucy's right shoulder, …

Dinosaurs

Japan’s Kohei Uchimura wins gymnastics gold as American men falter

RIO DE JANEIRO —At each competitive turn in the Rio Olympics, U.S. men’s gymnasts have provided glimpse of their potential, as well a glimpse of their struggle for the consistency that’s a hallmark of champions.<p>As a squad, the U.S. men qualified second for the prestigious team final, only to finish …

Top 10

49 health 'facts' you've been told all your life that are totally wrong

Nope, nope, nope, and nope.<p>Who hasn't shared these and other amazing-sounding notions about about health and the human body, only to feel embarrassed later on — when you find out the information was inaccurate or flat-out wrong?<p>It's time to put an end to these alluring myths, misconceptions, and …

World’s most bizarre natural phenomena

From Australia’s bubblegum-pink lake to a blood-red waterfall in Antarctica, these seven destinations are some of the world’s strangest sights.<p>Majestic mountains and sparkling seas always attract travellers – but sometimes nature has a bigger trick up her sleeve. To track down some of the world’s …

Nature

What will the Nintendo NX look like? 15 of our favorite fan mock ups

With a confirmed release date of March 2017, Nintendo has revealed surprisingly little about its upcoming console, the NX. The device is a mystery, …

The world's cheapest (and most expensive) beaches

Beach bums in search of a bargain could do far worse than head to Vietnam, new research has suggested.<p>When it comes to the cost of food, drinks and an all-important bottle of sunscreen, the country’s beaches are the world’s cheapest, according to the second annual Beach Price Index – a survey of …

20 great places you can live in the US for $1,000 a month

Sometimes, the rent is too darn high. In fact, the number of households in the United States spending more than 50 percent of their income on rent is on the rise, according to a report by Harvard University's Joint Center for Housing Studies and Enterprise Community Partners, Inc. The report points …

Real Estate

24 signs you're a good boss — even if it doesn't feel like it

Being the boss comes with a ton of pressure. And when you're in a management position, it can be difficult to evaluate how you're doing.<p>Are you striking the right balance between commanding respect and appearing accessible? Are your employees responding well to your style of leadership? Are any of …

Why you should focus on mastering one thing at a time, according to science

For example, I would like to reach more people with my writing, to lift heavier weights at the gym, and to start practicing mindfulness more consistently.<p>Those are just a few of the goals I find desirable and you probably have a long list yourself.<p>The problem is, even if we are committed to working …

8 Mistakes That Are Costing You When Traveling to Europe

Like not considering staying in a hostel.<p>A European vacation can do wonders for the soul. Paris, London, Madrid and a thousand more historic cities …

How To Streamline Your Wardrobe

While fun to read about, such extravagance is rather impractical, especially if your main residence isn’t the Hôtel Lambert. Even if it were, …

Clothing

The best Greek island for every kind of traveler

With some 6,000 islands within its borders, Greece has a lot to offer travelers of all stripes. Whether you're in search of wild parties, family-friendly activities, or just a place where you can relax and unwind, you're sure to be able to find it on one of Greece's stunning islands.<p>While each …

Want to Be Happier? Science Says Do These 5 Simple Things Every Day

Is it possible to improve your happiness simply by doing these things for only two minutes per day? Yes, says a Harvard-trained happiness researcher and best-selling author.<p>Can you improve your happiness simply by breathing for two minutes a day? Apparently so, says Shawn Achor, Harvard-trained …

This Is Why Frozen Fruits Should Be Your New Best Friend

Get the most out of your produce.<p><i>As part of HuffPost's “</i><i>Reclaim</i><i>” project, HuffPost Taste will focus the entire month of July on simple ways you can reduce food waste in your own home.</i><p>Summer is the best time to become well acquainted with your freezer. And no, we don't mean for sticking your head in …

Ice Cream

9 chic tropical getaways where you can stay for under $150 a night

Dreaming of a tropical vacation on a budget? While some island getaways might cost you thousands, with a bit of research you can enjoy cheap vacations in lavish hotels and resorts that cost less than $150 per night. Here are nine exotic destinations for your next vacation overseas.