Kyle Kom

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Worlds Without End: The Many Kinds of Parallel Universes

Multiversal<p>It’s a frequent staple of science fiction—the notion that there’s another universe out there, coextensive with yet sejunct from our own; a …

Pot blocks: obstacles keep small business owners from a multibillion-dollar market

Marijuana retail sales could reach $4.3bn this year and create new jobs, but some aspiring entrepreneurs warn that weed is not an easy business<p>This year’s election may have been dominated by Donald Trump, but it was also about marijuana. California, Massachusetts and Nevada made recreational use …

Cannabis

A Controversial New Gravity Hypothesis Has Passed Its First Test

Einstein might have been wrong.<p>A controversial new hypothesis that suggests our understanding of gravity is wrong has just passed an important first …

Dark Matter

The 350+ islands set to disappear

Panama’s indigenous Guna tribe have called San Blas home for hundreds of years. But the entire idyllic archipelago is at risk of being underwater within a matter of decades.<p>Ever since I’d arrived in Panama, I’d been hearing about San Blas, an archipelago of more than 350 islands in the Caribbean …

Medical Marijuana Offers Opportunities For The Daring Investor

There are a growing number of companies emerging in the medical marijuana space. More companies and more scientists are starting to believe in …

Marijuana millionaires cashing in on cannabis legalisation

Jeremy Moberg has gone from illegal grower to tax-paying multi-million dollar businessman in Washington state. Lucy Rock catches up with him between meetings<p>Jeremy Moberg peers into a microscope at a leaf in a Petri dish. “Thrips”, he declares to a man wearing a facemask and surgical gloves. “We’ll …

Cannabis

The Best Meat for Slow Cooking Also Saves You Money

Good news for carnivores on a budget: You don’t have to spend big to eat hearty. Here's how to turn the cheapest cuts of meat into the most …

11 actions you can take today to start getting rich, according to a self-made millionaire

The good news is that success is a learnable skill, and anyone can start thinking, acting, and making choices like the super wealthy.<p>In T. Harv Eker's bestselling book, "Secrets of the Millionaire Mind," the self-made millionaire identifies specific "millionaire mind actions" that could help you …

Five tips for growing and selling marijuana like a pro – from a university instructor

Photograph: Stephanie Paschal / Rex Features<p>A marijuana field.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/8/24/1440448613739/f8785b25-bb98-478a-ab1f-b9d7002426aa-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Stephanie Paschal / Rex Features<p>A marijuana …

Cannabis

What I Learned After Forty Companies Rejected Me After College

Facing countless rejection as a college graduate looking to work for a recently profitable startup is hard. However, you can rise above rejection …

Ohio investor: Legal marijuana could be $100B industry, big issue in 2016

<b>Updated Aug. 13: On Wednesday, Ohio's elections chief confirmed that ResponsibleOhio's marijuana legalization measure will be on the November ballot, according to The Center for Public Integrity. But state lawmakers have offered a competing ballot measure that would make it tougher to amend the</b> …

7 Navy SEAL Sayings That Will Keep Your Team Motivated

Asleep at your desk? Read this and get going.<p>Whether you are an entrepreneur, working in corporate America, or building a start-up, it is imperative to continually seek new ways to stay inspired and driven. Being a self-starter is a fantastic quality, but we are all human and get distracted by the …

Leadership

9 Books Every Entrepreneur Needs to Read

So many books, so little time. Here's where to find the best advice for your business.<p>Some of the best content to be found about startups is locked in books. An entrepreneur asked me yesterday for a 140 character recommendation of one book for founders. Reducing my list to just one and condensing …

Al Gore

Russia warns of Mideast suffering if U.S. strikes Syria

Russia says a U.S. strike on its only Mideast ally would violate international law.<p>As U.S. ships and British warplanes neared the shores of its last remaining ally in the Middle East, Russia warned again Tuesday that any military intervention in Syria would have "catastrophic consequences" for the …

The Best Way to Quickly & Safely Thaw Frozen Meat

I do my best to plan ahead and let meat thaw slowly in the fridge, but sometimes the mood for a certain dish strikes or company drops by and I just …

20 maps that will change the way you see the world

I’VE ALWAYS fancied myself a renegade cartographer — my journals and sketchbooks are filled with scribbled street maps of various cities around the …

Apple’s iPhone Trade-in Program Is Already Being Piloted, Here’s How It Works

Apple is about to introduce an iPhone trade-in program that will allow users to walk into a Retail store and trade up from an old model to a new one. We’ve heard some interesting details about the way that the program will work, and indeed, is working right now in some pilot Apple Stores.<p>The …

9 Great Reasons to Start a Company

There's no shortage of advice for entrepreneurs. Problem is, most of it is spectacularly wrong--especially when it comes to getting started.<p>Since this is supposed to be the generation of the entrepreneur, there's no shortage of advice on how or why you should or shouldn't start a company. And …

Entrepreneurship

Confessions Of A Collaborator: What I Learned From Bon Iver, Ke$ha, And Yoko Ono

The Flaming Lips are putting out an album of collaborations with everyone from Coldplay’s Chris Martin to Ke$ha to Biz Markie for Record Store Day, April 21. Here, Lips frontman Wayne Coyne reveals, in his own words, what his group of creative weirdos shared (including blood) and talks about the …

Technology Is The Fastest Way For 20-Year-Olds To Get Rich

<i>This post is #4 in a series that amplifies emerging powers — girls and women who are solving the world’s problems by disrupting the status quo.</i><p>Michele Romanow is an engineer and a serial entrepreneur who started three companies before her 28th birthday. She launched her first business venture — The …

10 Beliefs of Top Salespeople

Successful people share these beliefs, regardless of whether they actually work in sales.<p>A while back, I had a conversation about "having the right attitude " with Tom Black, author of "The Boxcar Millionaire." He gave me a list of personal beliefs that he's observed in top salespeople. Here's that …

Success

Everyone Is Dysfunctional, And That Can Make You Rich

Take a look in the mirror. What (not who…what) do you see?<p>If you’re honest and fair with yourself, you can list the attributes and characteristics of the person you see in the mirror. Some of them will likely be highly positive. You may be kind to animals. You may be appropriately kind to …