Jack Rohan

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School Replaces Detention With Meditation And Results Are Amazing

Robert W. Coleman School in Baltimore sounds like the best school ever. Why? Because there’s no such thing as detention at the Baltimore …

Meet Martín De Pasquale , The Photoshop Legend !

A lot of photographers use photoshop to add elements to photos , but not every photographer can do that Martín De Pasquale does !<p>watch this video to …

Burning Man 2016, a professional photographer's striking images

Photographer Sidney Erthal shared his images from Burning Man this year with SFGATE. He has been shooting Burning Man for several years, and many of his images are in the recently released book "Burning Man: Art on Fire: New and Expanded Edition," written by Jennifer Raiser and photographer Scott …

This isn’t how a democracy should work: How the media boosted Donald Trump and screwed Bernie Sanders

<b>Bernie Sanders, Paul Krugman, Charles Krauthammer, Donald Trump (AP/Reuters/Julie Jacobson/Franck Robichon/Fox News/Eduardo Munoz)</b><p>Voters want change. Elites in D.C. and the media — both liberal and conservative — are actively obstructing it<p>Ted Morgan<p>May 14, 2016 12:00pm (UTC)<p>As this wildly …

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Rubio and Cruz are the real monsters: Liberals should be rooting for Trump — and he’ll be easier to beat come November

<b>Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio (Reuters/Chris Keane/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Trump is despicable — but him winning the GOP nomination would be far better than either Rubio or Cruz<p>Amanda Marcotte<p>February 29, 2016 9:35pm (UTC)<p>Confession time: I'm rooting for Donald Trump to win the Republican nomination. And …

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The US government is playing with fire in its fight with Apple

The fight between Apple and the FBI over iPhone security has turned nasty and dangerous. Especially for the US government’s credibility.<p>Power corrupts. Absolute power corrupts absolutely.<p>In an April 5th, 1887 letter to archbishop Mandell Creighton, Lord Acton coined words that were to be widely …

Privacy

Bernie Sanders’s Tax Plan Would Test an Economic Hypothesis

In the Democratic presidential primary, Bernie Sanders is calling for a political revolution, saying his movement can sweep in policy changes that would seem impossible in traditional American politics.<p>One of the ideas Mr. Sanders has advanced is more revolutionary than it looks at first glance: …

It’s almost over for Hillary: This election is a mass insurrection against a rigged system

<b>((AP Photo/David Goldman))</b><p>Sanders has ended the coronation and fired up the grass roots. Now Clinton’s electability argument is crumbling too<p>Bill Curry<p>February 7, 2016 11:01am (UTC)<p>It would be hard to overstate what Bernie Sanders has already achieved in his campaign for president, or the obstacles …

Middle-class

Here's Why the 8-Hour Workday Doesn't Work

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The 8-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. If you want to be as productive as possible, you need to let go of this relic and find a new approach.<p>The 8-hour workday was created during the industrial revolution as …

Time Management

How to Read People Like Sherlock Holmes: 4 Insights From Research

Wouldn’t it be great to be able to just look at someone and tell what they’re <i>really</i> like?<p>Sherlock Holmes does this all the time and it’s incredibly …

How Twitter could be 10X bigger, 100X more profitable, and 1000X more awesome

I’ve spent many years studying, writing about, building, and funding companies (such as Bottlenose, Klout, and The Daily Dot) in Twitter’s ecosystem.<p>Despite the media chatter, I am still bullish on Twitter – as should be any investor who understands the social network’s fundamentals and true …

Social Media

Win the mental game of tennis

Struggle with the mental side of your game? Tips on how to manage tennis psychology.<p>Negative thoughts and self-doubt can sometimes prove to be …

Mental Health

The Case for More Traffic Roundabouts

Americans unanimously hate traffic roundabouts. But data shows that these feelings are unjustified: they are safer, less damaging to the environment, …

Photographer Highlights Income Inequality With Aerial Photos Of LA Neighborhoods

"It's the American dream. For a few."<p>Even from thousands of feet in the air, income inequality is easy to see.<p>Photographer Jeffrey Milstein captured aerial snapshots of Los Angeles neighborhoods, and the differences are striking. He took photos of Beverly Hills streets, a Marina del Rey pier and a …

Art professor grows trees that can bear 40 types of fruit

<b>(CNN) —</b> The first time Sam Van Aken saw tree branches being grafted and grown onto other trees, he likened it to Frankenstein. Yet, when the process became a full-time fascination, the Syracuse University art professor did not seek to create a monster but a piece of art.<p>The "Tree of 40 Fruit" is …

Stonefruit

Humans accidentally created hidden carbon sink in the desert

Since the dawn of farming, humans have been accidentally creating a huge carbon sink that by now may store more carbon than all of the world’s living …

This Company Wants To Test Plastic Roads That Can Be Made In a Factory

Some scientists believe we’re living in a new epoch of history, the Anthropocene, defined by how drastically humans have altered the Earth with …

Letter to My Younger Self

Dear 16-year-old Pete,<p>You’re about to go pro, and you’re pretty excited. Deep in your heart you know you’re eventually going to succeed. But believe …

Monkeys’ cosy alliance with wolves looks like domestication

Feeling right at home <i>(Image: Jeff Kerby. Project funding: National Geographic)</i><p>In the alpine grasslands of eastern Africa, Ethiopian …

The battle of French Open champs: Schiavone wins another marathon against Kuznetsova - Women's Tennis Blog

<b>Svetlana Kuznetsova</b> and <b>Francesca Schiavone</b> have both won the French Open in their careers, in 2009 and 2010, respectively, and their 2011 Australian …

Support for Illinois nuclear power good for clean energy

Bills in General Assembly good for Illinois nuclear power, clean energy<p>Illinois has more nuclear energy generation than any other state – almost half …

Amazing Discovery: Plant Blood Enables Your Cells To Capture Sunlight Energy

Contributing Writer for Wake Up World<p><i>What if conventional wisdom regarding our most fundamental energy requirements has been wrong all along and we</i> …

How to supercharge the way you learn

What is the easiest way to learn? David Robson meets a group of scientists and memory champions competing to find techniques that make facts stick... fast.<p>Face to face with the world’s leading memory experts, my mind is beginning to feel very humble. Ben Whately, for instance, tells me about the …

Language Learning

Can Regenerative Design Save the Planet?

A Vancouver building illustrates how architecture can make an active, positive contribution to the environment.<p>It’s probably too harsh to say that green building has jumped the shark, but triple-glazed glass, natural ventilation, and low off-gassing carpeting are no longer news. In a sense, green …

There Is Growing Evidence that Our Universe Is a Giant Hologram

If this depiction of space is correct, then like any computer, there is an inherent limit to the universe’s data storage and processing capacity.<p>If a friend told you that we were all living in a giant hologram, you'd probably tell him to lay off the kush. But incredibly, physicists across the world …

Autonomous cars will destroy millions of jobs and reshape the US economy by 2025

Most people—experts included—seem to think that the transition to driverless vehicles will come slowly over the coming few decades, and that large hurdles exist for widespread adoption. I believe that this is significant underestimation.<p>Autonomous cars will be commonplace by 2025 and have a near …

Autonomous Cars