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Some 74,000 years ago, Mount Toba exploded. Our ancestors survived a long, volcanic winter

The Mount Toba catastrophe is one of the world’s most notorious: it caused a six- to 10-year volcanic winter and a 1,000-year cooling period, and has …

Affordable BenQ HT2550 4K projector proves resolution isn't everything - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The BenQ HT2550 is one of the least expensive 4K projectors available. It actually produces full 4K resolution onscreen, and its image is slightly sharper than you get from non-4K projectors. Initial color is relatively accurate.<p><b>The Bad</b> The sharpness benefits of 4K are minor, even on a …

This VR Girlfriend Simulator Is About More Than Cybersex

I have often wondered what the future of VR socialisation is. Is it a tool for single-player gratification and fantasy, or for multiplayer …

‘Tapping’ is the latest self-care trend that might just transform your life – but what exactly is it?

Everybody's talking about EFT<p><i>Words by Kim Marshall</i><p>EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques), otherwise known as ‘tapping’, is a complementary therapy which …

Mental Health

10 Events That Will Help You Grow in 2018

To be a successful entrepreneur, you must be continually learning and growing.<p>As an entrepreneur, you continually learn and grow, but your increase of knowledge must never stop. If you understand what I'm saying, then you have successfully grasped the concept of being a cup -- a cup that retains …

Entrepreneurship

Awake Under Anesthesia

One day in the nineteen-eighties, a woman went to the hospital for cancer surgery. The procedure was a success, and all of the cancer was removed. In the weeks afterward, though, she felt that something was wrong. She went back to her surgeon, who reassured her that the cancer was gone; she …

What Makes a Genius?

Some minds are so exceptional they change the world. We don’t know exactly why these people soar above the rest of us, but science offers us clues.<p><b>The Mütter Museum in Philadelphia</b> houses an array of singular medical specimens. On the lower level the fused livers of 19th-century conjoined twins …

Creativity

Study finds workers would happily let their company miss out on millions if it meant a small personal gain

Up to 95% of employees in our study put their own interests before those of their employer. This was even true even if the employee stood to gain …

Employment

The 24 best movies you probably didn't see this year

'Hail, Caesar!'<p><i>Twitter/@HailCaesarMovie</i><p><b>What it's about:</b> A Hollywood fixer scampers around the studio and tries to keep all of his stars happy while …

Anthony Weiner

Why Lincoln Hid His Strongest Feelings from the Public

Abraham Lincoln is perhaps the last leader I was expecting to be invoked during last night’s humiliating U.S. presidential debate — a conversation that, like so much of this campaign, demeaned not only the candidates and commentators, but also every other American. Still, when Hillary Clinton was …

Robert E. Lee

Books to give you hope: The Old Man and the Sea by Ernest Hemingway

The story of an elderly Cuban fisherman, with little but hope to sustain him through a punishing life, tells a fundamental truth about life<p>Dreamers, they never see the riptide coming. But then who can really blame them? Better to sail an ocean of hope than a sea of despair. Never mind what lies …

A relationship expert reveals 4 signs that you're a perfect match

1. You travel the same way.<p><i>Marc Piscotty/Getty Images.</i><p>One of the easiest ways to tell if you're a good match with your partner is to plan a trip …

Relationships

You’ll never want to go to Bali

FORGET Bali. As far as Indonesia goes, it’s got nothing on these places. Here’s where to spend your next holiday instead.

This CEO was a millionaire at 22, went nearly bankrupt, and now runs a $100 million business

Tomas Gorny's life is a true rags-to-riches story that should serve as an inspiration for any budding entrepreneur.<p>He arrived in the US from Poland in the '90s when he was only 20. Barely speaking any English, Gorny had to work part-time valet-parking and carpet-cleaning jobs during his first …

This simple formula can tell if you’re getting ripped off by an airline

Travelers no longer have to guess whether they got a decent deal on airfare or not.<p>There’s now a straightforward formula that can reveal whether …

Air Travel

Short Sighted? Here's How To See Something Clearly, Without Your Glasses

Physics Photo credit: This is probably only a temporary solution, mind you. Muzicman JY/ShutterstockAs anyone who’s hampered by their …

Companies Can’t Be Great Unless They’ve Almost Failed

The Wall Street Journal recently published a fascinating column on the best-performing stocks of the last 30 years. One intriguing feature of these enormous success stories is that so many of them are little-known companies in ordinary, sometimes downright boring industries: railroads, health …

Innovation

Are You a Leader, or Just Pretending to Be One?

We’ve rarely needed leaders more — but wanted the leaders we have less.<p>It’s as if we’ve forgotten what leadership really is, and confused it with what it isn’t.<p>What’s not leadership? For one thing, performing. Leadership is not making the right faces, memorizing the right lines, pumping your fist …

Leadership

No Company Can Solve a Massive Global Problem on Its Own

Business leaders know how to go about transforming their companies to seize opportunities or meet major challenges — even if that’s easier said than done. But they must also contend with threats that lie far beyond any company’s control and that require whole industries to be transformed. How can …

Innovation

How Successful People Network with Each Other

As you advance in your career, you have more experience and more connections to draw on for networking. But chances are you’ve also become a lot busier — as have the really successful people you’re now trying to meet. How do you get the attention of people who get dozens of invitations per week and …

Success

Are the brains of creative people different?

<i>This article is published in collaboration with Quartz.</i><p>What makes highly creative people different from the rest of us? In the 1960s, psychologist …

Creativity

VCE score kept secret: 7 years on, Amy Goldenberg still doesn't know her result

She then hopped on a bike, and went for a long ride with a friend, soaking up her newfound freedom.<p>"It wasn't like I was delaying it, it just wasn't …

Jerusalem

Fightings zombies with Zero Latency is virtual reality gaming at its best

If you've ever wondered how you'd act in a real-life zombie apocalypse, Zero Latency will let you — happily or unhappily — find out.<p>The …

How to Manage People Who Are Smarter than You

The best managers hire smart people to work for them. But what if your direct reports are smarter than you? How do you manage people who have more experience or more knowledge? How do you coach them if you don’t have the same level of expertise?<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> <br>Getting promoted to a job that …

Leadership

Best Telescopes for the Money

<i>*Editor's Note: Today, check out our Cyber Monday deals page for up-to-date discounts on</i> <i>telescopes, binoculars and more gifts for all the space fans</i> …

Starry Photos of Glowworms in Limestone Caves

In New Zealand, there’s a species of glowworm called Arachnocampa luminosa — commonly known as the New Zealand glowworm — that can be found in dark, …

New Zealand

Why we've all fallen head-over-heels for the 36 questions that promise true love

A simple questionnaire, which claims it can make two strangers fall in love, has taken the world by storm. Claire Cohen explains why we're so drawn to the idea of eliminating risk where our fragile hearts are concerned<p>When <b>Mandy Len Catron</b> fell in love, she probably hoped for a few well wishers – …

35 Christmas songs to officially kick off the holidays

Once the clock strikes midnight on Nov. 28, we can officially wrap the turkey in tin foil and break out the Christmas music without judgment.<p>In this …

Sweded Trailer for AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON

What Dating a Model Taught Me About Chasing Opportunities

6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Flashback to 1992, I was in graduate school and on Saturday nights my friends and I would go out to our favorite local watering hole to blow off steam. One Saturday, my four friends ditched me to go dance with four girls from …

Entrepreneurship