Antoinette Walsh

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The internet is destroying society, sobering research shows

A new report by the Pew Research Center says cyberspace is a corrupt and evil influence on society.<p>The internet is often a dark and scary place, and it's about to get worse.<p>According to a new report, the promise of cyberspace as a place to freely and intelligently exchange and discuss ideas has …

Pew Research Center

The Top 5 Most Motivational Books I've Ever Read

Note: Personal development books are perfect for listening during your commute or workout. If you're into audio books and haven't tried audible by Amazon before, you can sign up here and get two free audiobooks.<p>Self-help books get a bad rap.<p>Yes, many fill their pages with trite pieces of advice and …

6 Things You’re Doing That You’ll Seriously Regret In 10 Years

Sure, they seem like no big deal now. But be careful of these key areas of future regret.<p><i>By Gwen Moran, contributor to</i> Fast Company<i>’s</i> <i>Leadership</i> …

I followed Jack Dorsey's morning routine for a week and was surprised by the difference it made in my day

As CEO of both Twitter and Square, 18-hour days are regular occurrences for Jack Dorsey.<p>According to a 2015 Product Hunt Q&A, Dorsey keeps balanced by following a uniform schedule.<p>"I look to build a lot of consistent routine," he said. "Same thing every day."<p>Dorsey said in the Q&A that this routine …

5 Methods to Make Sure You Use Time Effectively

If you are like most entrepreneurs, the resource you always wish you had more of is time. Learn to use the following methods and become a time-management expert.<p>When I interview successful business people who are at the apex of their careers, the one thing they all wish they had more of, is …

Study Confirms Horses 'Talk' to Human Handlers

“Hey! See that bucket of feed over there? Yeah, that one. Can you grab that for me, please? I’m kind of hungry.”<p>Wait a minute. Did your horse just …

9 Powerful Affirmations Successful People Repeat Every Single Day | Inc.com

If you're not achieving the success you hope for, whether personally or professionally, take a step back. The problem may not be a lack of education or opportunity or connections or even luck.<p>The problem could be what you believe--and as a result, what you do.<p>What do the most successful people …

Self-improvement

7 Words That Can Help You Figure Out Your Life’s Purpose

Every month I coach dozens of young people from around the globe who have no idea what they’re doing with their lives how to better plan their …

A Brief History of People Who Were Worried They Were Made of Glass

(Image credit: Flickr user Gilly Walker)<p><i>For more than 200 years, a peculiar delusion swept wealthier European households: People were convinced they</i> …

Keep cancer alive to stop it spreading, say scientists

Keeping cells alive around a tumour stops it expanding, the University of Cambridge has discovered<p>Keeping cells alive rather can killing them off through chemotherapy could be the best way to fight cancer, scientists believe.<p>Tumours need to kill surrounding cells to make room to grow so if they do …

Cancer

Can a Plant Remember? This One Seems to—Here’s the Evidence

There’s this plant I’ve heard about that had a really bad afternoon a few years ago. It was in its pot bothering nobody and then, suddenly, it fell. Not once, but 56 times. (I’ll explain in a minute.) But it’s a plant. Things happen to plants, and as far as I know, they go on as before. They don’t …

Western Australia

The Secrets of the Half Halt

Trainer Conrad Schumacher explains step by step how to master the intricacies of the half halt and ride it correctly—whatever the …

9 tricks to motivate yourself to reach your goals

Maybe your boss has set a due date for a project report or your personal trainer is shouting at you while you power through push-ups.<p>But sometimes motivation needs to come from within. Your boss won't always be hovering over you asking for status updates on your project report — you have to make …

What Is Creativity And The Importance Of Creative Thinking

In the design industry, being just creative is not enough. Over the last few years, the design industry has undergone major changes.You must now do …

Creativity

Your New Mantra: Done Is Better Than Perfect | Inc.com

At the elite level, mental performance--and mental toughness--is what separates the vast pool of "really goods" from the truly exceptional.<p>And, just like any other world class skill, elite mental toughness isn't something you pick up in a few hours, or over the weekend. Building and keeping it is …

Workouts

Newly Discovered Microbe ‘Loki’ Could Be Missing Link in Cell Evolution

Biology

Image by @beverlyjoubert who is part of National Geographic's Women of Vision exhibition currently open at the Palm Beach Photographic Centre in downtown west Palm Beach, FL. The Selinda Pride of lions currently has six cubs by 2 lionesses. These two males are dominant in the area and one will be their father. They patrol their territory regularly and may be away for a week or more at a time. It was therefore surprising to see this cub test how far he could push this male. The males are remarkably tolerant but there may well be some discipline coming his way. #lions #bigcats #causeanuproar #womenofvision #wov #beverlyjoubert

13 Productivity Tips to Make 2015 Your Best Year Yet

With the New Year right around the corner, it’s a good time to evaluate your work habits (yes, in addition to your fitness routine and maybe even your haircut). Especially for you creative freelancers out there, productivity often equals money, happiness and general well-being. We found 13 tips …

Breathtaking Photos of the Blue Forest in Belgium

If you love discovering extraordinary travel destinations off the beaten path, do we have a place for you. Though this may look like a scene straight out of a fairy-tale, this blue forest is, in fact, real. Just 30 minutes south of Brussels, in Belgium, is a forest called Hallerbos. During the …

Forests

The formal cat fantasy portraiture of Eldar Zakirov

Man, I love this guy's work--particularly the cats. Eldar Zakirov is on DeviantArt, and you can support his high weirdness by purchasing prints. He …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

Breathtaking Macro Portraits of Bees by Sam Droege

Bees have received an enormous amount of publicity lately due to the massive decline in their numbers across the globe. While most tend to focus on …

Ecology

Fantastic Fungi: The Startling Visual Diversity of Mushrooms Photographed by Steve Axford | Colossal

<p>To think any one of these lifeforms exists in our galaxy, let alone on our planet, simply boggles the mind. Photographer Steve Axford lives and …

8 Ways to Energize Each Morning | Inc.com

Workdays are more productive when you hit the ground running. Here's how to make certain you've got the energy to start your day right, and keep it moving forward.<p><b>1. Inspire your body.</b><p>When you're sleeping, your muscles become sore so that waking leaves you groggy. Rather than shuffle through your …

Commuting

Zooey Deschanel’s top five London spots – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 4:00 pm, May 7, 2013 in Secret London, Top 5, TV<p>Zooey Deschanel, star of ‘New Girl’ and the She half of She & Him, picks her five favourite …

Nick Barron of Brockley Central chooses his five secret London spots – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 8:00 am, May 3, 2013 in Secret London, Top 5<p>Nick Barron runs Brockley Central and its sister forum South East Central, with the aim of …