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27 Stunning Lakeside Campsites

Photo by Matthew Hosford, Explorer for The Outbound<p>There's something special about waking up at sunrise to a glassy mountain lake outside your tent. If you're ready to make this a reality, check out this list of lakeside campsites and start planning your next adventure.<p>1. Mono Lake<p>California | Car …

17 Free Online Learning Sites that Provide High Quality Opportunities

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t …

Motivation

The 40-30-20-10 Rule Of Time Management

The underlying concept behind every piece of time management advice you’ve ever received is that you should spend more focused time on what matters most and less or no time on distractions from what matters most. The trouble is that that choice is rarely black and white but, rather, filled with all …

Time Management

The Truth About Entrepreneurship That Isn't Mentioned Nearly Enough

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Our society craves instant gratification -- we want things now and we want them fast. We are able to rent movies on demand, use our smartphones to have a personal driver waiting outside within minutes and Chipotle’s Twitter feed goes …

Here’s What The Most Successful People Read And Why

There’s a reason why the most successful people look to other leaders’ lives for guidance and inspiration.<p>One of my favorite things to ask people in job or story interviews has nothing to do with business or work: “What do you read?”<p>We already know that the simple act of reading can have …

The 3 Hardest Things You Need to Learn if You Want an Amazing Career

Success can become the enemy in your career if chasing promotions crowds out your other career goals.<p><i>What are the most difficult and useful things people have to learn in their 20s? originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question.</i><p><b>Answer by Christian Bonilla, author of Smart Like How,</b> …

20 creative ways of using Evernote

So much to do, so little time.<p>I imagine many marketers might feel this way, what with all the wonderful hats we all get to wear. One of my favorite fixes for helping stay organized isEvernote.<p>“It's both terrifyingly interesting and interestingly terrifying”According to VICE, TNW Conference is quite …

17 travel hacks that’ll make your trip just a little less painful

1. Be the last on the plane.<p>You’re not going to get anywhere any quicker by being on the plane first. And if you get on last, you might be able to …

An Egg Recipe for Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner

<b>For more food drink and travel videos visit www.potluckvideo.com</b><p>Eggs are always seen as a breakfast food, but a hearty egg preparation can be used for everything from early morning to dinner.<p>One recipe that fits the bill is the Israeli classic, shakshuka. The egg and tomato dish fits into any meal …

10 Brain Myths Busted

It's going to take more than 10 percent of your brain to read this story<p>In the Hollywood action-film <i>Lucy</i>, actor Morgan Freeman—playing a world-renowned neurologist— speaks to a packed auditorium. “It’s estimated most human beings only use 10 percent of their brains’ capacity,” he says. “Imagine if …

Yes, The Air In Your Office Is Slowing Down Your Brain

Office air may be making your job harder or even endangering your health<p>We spend about 90 percent of our time indoors, where things like building materials and cleaning products make the air many times more polluted than it is outside. And although many buildings now implement sustainable or green …

NASA reveals that Antarctica is actually gaining more ice than it is losing

Antarctica's ice floes have been found to be growing faster than they are shrinking despite fears over global warming<p>NASA scientists have shattered the conventional wisdom that Antarctica's ice surface is shrinking and revealed that the amount of ice is in fact growing.<p>Though accepting that …

Antarctica

SoundCloud launches a new mobile app for creators to manage their account and community

Audio-streaming and hosting service SoundCloud has launched a brand new standalone app aimed specifically at creators.<p>With SoundCloud Pulse for Android, DJs, podcasters, and other online broadcasters can access a dedicated portal to manage their account and community, letting them respond to …

How to invest when you're young and broke

<i>I never learned about "mutual funds" or "index funds" or "money market accounts"—it all seemed as relevant to my broke-ass existence as theology is to a goat. But these days I wonder if I missed out on a chance to turn a bad job into the equivalent of night business school. I've become increasingly</i> …

Personal Finance

This Is How Millionaires View Money — and Why It’s Successful

Doesn’t it seem like the rich keep getting richer while the middle class is stuck in the same old spot?<p>Economic inequality is a hot topic right now, …

Language Immersion Chrome extension is great for busy people

The extension translates portions of whatever you're reading into the language you're trying to learn. Flickr / Ed Yourdon<p>Science suggests that the best way to learn a new language — especially as an adult — is through immersion.<p>For example, you might spend an extended period of time in a foreign …

10 Things Emotionally Intelligent People Do Not Do

Emotional intelligence is probably the most powerful yet undervalued trait in our society.<p>We believe in rooting our everyday functions in logic and reason, yet we come to the same conclusions after long periods of contemplation as we do in the blink of an eye. Our leaders sorely overlook the human …

Happiness

What scientists found deep inside a cave challenges ideas of human evolution

Elliot Ross/National Geographic<p>Deep inside the Rising Star cave system, 30 miles northwest of Johannesburg, South Africa, there's a hidden chamber …

5 Ways to Stop Embarrassing Yourself When You Try to Network | Inc.com

Everyone tries to network. (Including me, and I hate networking.)<p>Few people do it well, though, with many often making the same basic mistakes.<p>So here's what <i>not</i> to do when you're trying to expand or leverage your network. Avoid these mistakes and the cool thing is you're no longer "networking" -- …

Here Is One Easy Trick to Succeed at Everything

What would you do if you knew you couldn’t fail? We’ve all heard that quote, but seriously, if you knew you were going to conquer whatever you set your mind to — whether it’s a new habit, that killer to-do list or a trip you’ve been dying to go on — wouldn’t you do it? According to Business …

Motivation

Samsung to bundle freebies worth $300+ with the Galaxy Note 5 & Galaxy S6 Edge+

In usual Samsung fashion, the company will be offering freebies to customers of its new Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ handsets.<p>As with every new …

5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Have a More Productive Morning | Inc.com

It's all too easy to go to bed with good intentions for the next morning--and then spend the morning procrastinating while you wait for your coffee to kick in. But if you're smart and strategic, you can get some of your most productive and creative work done in the morning hours, before the …

7 Naked Truths About Relationships Everyone In Love Should Know

How do you imagine the perfect relationship? If you think about harmony and romantic walks in the park you're ready for the naked truth about …

3 Powerful Practices for Accessing the Healing Power of Your Mind

Justin Faerman, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>In recent years, a number of groundbreaking studies have been published showing a very direct link between our …

12 Money Hacks You Must Learn Now Or Regret It In 20 Years

If you’re a young professional, the lifestyle of your 40s will be dictated by your choices in the coming years, and even in the coming months. They …

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These hamsters live a better life than you do

SINGAPORE — These dwarf hamsters are playing in a dollhouse setup that their dedicated owner has put together. It's not too many a hamster that gets …

Google makes it harder for Adblockers to block YouTube ads in Chrome

It’s no secret that Google makes the majority of its money from advertising revenue, and has done for a very long time. So, when a product comes along to threaten that major revenue stream, it has to find ways to combat it. That’s seemingly what it’s done with AdBlock Plus, a relatively well-known …

What is Dark Matter?

Roughly 80 percent of the mass of the universe is made up of material that scientists cannot directly observe. Known as dark matter, this bizarre …

Dark Matter