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How to master your fear of failure

There’s an aspiring adventurer, entrepreneur or novelist in all of us. Yet when it comes to chasing after our goals and dreams we’re often too scared to take the leap.<p>Fear holds us back. It destroys dreams. It kills productivity and, in all honesty, sucks the fun out of life.<p>“The most intimate …

Motivation

The Arab Revolt of World War One

No war has had as big an impact on the modern Middle East as the First World War, which lasted from 1914-1918. The war signaled the end of the …

World History

Katie Hopkins Visits 'This Morning' To Reveal Weight Gain As Result Of Eating 6,500 Calories A Day (Pictures)

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Katie Hopkins can talk the talk. But if anyone doubted she could actually walk the walk, here's the proof.<p>…

13 Scientific Terms Even Smart People Misuse

When scientists use these words, they typically mean something completely different than what they do when non-scientists use them. Sometimes our …

Bruce Willis

Be your own boss, employment minister tells pupils

Esther McVey tells Telegraph that self-employment should be given the same social status and respect as the more conventional university route into employment<p>Middle-class children should believe that setting up their own business is every bit as good as going to university and working for a big …

Teacher banned for life appointed to replace Nick Griffin as BNP leader

Former teacher Adam Walker takes over after party's vote collapses and Griffin loses only seat in European parliament<p>Nick Griffin has been replaced as leader of the British National party, the far-right group has announced.<p>The BNP's website said Adam Walker, a former teacher who this year was …

Mystery Of Natural Stone Arches Solved

The bewildering shapes apparently owe their origin in large part to how rock can strengthen when squashed from above, scientists explained.<p>Mysterious rock formations such as arches, bridges, pillars and mushroom-shaped pedestal rocks occur all over the world. Geologists mostly think these form due …

Michael Gove: 'bogeyman' or 'the greatest education secretary ever'?

As he leaves his post in a cabinet reshuffle, we have some mixed farewell remarks from the education world<p>Professor Sir Richard Evans, historian, president of Wolfson College, Cambridge<p>Gove presided over the disintegration of our school system; he opened up teaching to untrained people in state …

Esther McVey: I want children but no one has wound up my biological clock

The employment minister, 46, says she has not found the right person to have children with<p>Esther McVey, the employment minister, has revealed that she has not had children because she has never met anyone to "wind up" her biological clock.<p>Miss McVey, 46, said that although she "loves" children, she …

Jaguar's Augmented-Reality Windshield Is Awesome

The successful launch of the F-type and the excitement building around its new BMW 3-series fighter, the XE, are notable bright spots for Jaguar, but the company is also going on a technology tear. Just a short while after announcing its new line of in-house Ingenium engines, Jaguar put a cool …

Augmented Reality

4 Sky Events This Week: Saturn Stands While Meteors Fly

Changing Planet<p><b>Saturn, the t</b><b>rue “Lord of the Rings,” dominates the evening sky this week, while the summer’s first meteor shower gets under way.</b><p><b>Saturn at full stop.</b> On Monday, July 21, the ringed world will appear at a standstill in the sky, relative to the background stars in the zodiacal …

Imperial War Museum London to reopen

<b>The Imperial War Museum (IWM) London has undergone a £40m transformation and is due to reopen this week with new displays to mark the centenary of World War One.</b><p>The new atrium is made up of four levels divided into different clusters, which include more than 400 objects and artworks.<p>Nine iconic …

History

Master This Storytelling Technique to Create an Irresistible Content Series - Copyblogger

In this cold, hard, commercial world, everyone is looking for answers online.<p>We are all “searchers” looking for the best way to solve a problem or …

85 Things You Probably Don't Know About "Lost"

We have to go back.<p>1. While on vacation with his family in Hawaii in the summer of 2003, the then-chairman of ABC Entertainment, Lloyd Braun, watched the network's broadcast of <i>Cast Away</i> and thought the concept would make for an interesting show.<p>2. Braun had liked the name <i>Lost</i> ever since an NBC …

TV

Two years ago the discovery of the Higgs boson was announced. What's new?

The Large Hadron Collider, in its 27km tunnel under the Franco-Swiss border, has been under maintenance since early 2013. No particles have been colliding, and no new data have been flowing through the high-bandwidth cables spreading across the world ready to feed eager physicists with new …

World Cup Schedule 2014: Fixture List, Kick-off Times, Live Stream Info, Venues

Link to Media<p>With less than a week to go until the big kick-off in Brazil, World Cup fever has now well and truly gripped the planet.<p>Fans worldwide are meticulously planning how and where they'll watch the drama unfold in South America, with countless alarms set to keep up with the action even in …

Soccer

Here's What To Do In Brazil's World Cup Host Cities Besides Watch Soccer

The 2014 FIFA World Cup begins June 12, and host cities across Brazil are gearing up to welcome hundreds of thousands of travelers.<p>Soccer fans traveling to the games in the 12 host cities are in for a treat. Brazil offers stunning scenery, vibrant cities and a wealth of cultural activities. Fans …

A Pair of Seemingly Mesmerized Snails are Totally Taken by Falling Water Droplets

A pair of seemingly mesmerized snails are totally taken by falling water droplets as they both balance on the periphery of flower petals. Not being …

Proms 2014: Top ten concerts

As this summer's BBC Proms programme is announced, Ivan Hewett selects the best concerts<p><b>The First Night - 18 July</b><p>During Roger Wright’s tenure as director the First Night has often acted as a curtain-raiser for the season, with tasters of things to come. Here he reverts to tradition, with just one …

This Man Giving "Free Hugs" At The Boston Marathon Is Wonderfully Uplifting

You're never too busy for a free hug.<p>Sure, the "FREE HUGS" thing has been done before, but it's nice to see people react like this, especially considering the circumstances.

Boston

The Lost Empire that Ruled the Silk Road

Today, the city of Samarkand in Uzbekistan is relatively remote, known mostly for its magnificent medieval ruins. But over a millennium ago, it was …

Ancient History

10 Brilliant Books That Will Grab You From Page One

<i>Originally posted on Kirkus:</i><p>We expect true crime books to draw us in from page one. But when a vast, epic novel or nonfiction book about the details of an international news story smartly seduces us from page one, count us impressed. Here are some titles that hooked us from the beginning but kept …

Want Success? Surround Yourself With People Who Challenge Your Thinking | Inc.com

It's nice to have people around who support you and are of like mind. Agreeable people boost your confidence and allow a certain level of relaxation. Most of us develop a stable of people with whom we like to work. We know their styles, and they know ours. It's comfortable and expedient. It is easy …

Self-improvement

Mindfulness for People Who Are Too Busy to Meditate

Mindfulness has become almost a buzz-word. But what is it, really? Mindfulness is, quite simply, the skill of being present and aware, moment by moment, regardless of circumstances.<p>For instance, researchers have found that mindfulness can reprogram the brain to be more rational and less emotional. …

Do This in the Morning and Be More Productive All Day | Inc.com

<i>Everyone has a unique way of starting their day off on the proverbial right foot. What do successful entrepreneurs do every morning to ensure they are über-effective at getting things done? We asked members of the</i> <i>Entrepreneurs' Organization</i> <i>to provide their tips and tricks for maximum …

Time Management

10 Facts About Jeddah Tower, the Soon-To-Be Tallest Building in the World

<i>Updated May 17th, 2017</i><p>Construction has been delayed on the soon-to-be-tallest building in the world, Jeddah Tower in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Originally slated to open next year, it is now projected for completion in 2019, according to Global Construction News.<p>Once complete, the building will stand at …

Skyscrapers

Tibetan Monks Painstakingly Create Incredible Mandalas Using Millions of Grains of Sand

Imagine the amount of patience that's required to create such highly detailed art such as this! To promote healing and world peace, a group of Tibetan Buddhist monks, from the Drepung Loseling Monastery in India, travel the world creating incredible mandalas using millions of grains of sand. For …

Spirituality

How It Works: The Inner Earth

Know your planet!<p>Plate tectonics—the theory that explains the sinking, spreading, and slip-sliding of big chunks of Earth’s surface—is a bedrock of geology. But it can’t explain what happens to plates once they sink, or account for the forces that drive many of the planet’s volcanic hotspots. …

Geology