alan leibtog

42 Flips | 4 Magazines | 15 Likes | 5 Following | 3 Followers | @leibtal | Keep up with alan leibtog on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “alan leibtog”

Ultra-Thin Printed Solar Cells Could Turn on Lights for 1.3 Billion People

As the solar energy trend continues to grow, it's becoming less expensive to produce. This is great for developed nations whose citizens want to decrease their carbon footprint, but it's even better for those living in developing countries. Advances in printed solar cell technology are creating …

8 LinkedIn Marketing Tips From the Experts

Want to improve your LinkedIn marketing?<p>Are you interested in the latest tips and tools?<p>LinkedIn is one of the most effective platforms for expanding …

12 Ways To Naturally Increase Serotonin So You Feel Happier

These Photography Links Will Keep You Busy for a Long Time

This weeks collection of links was carefully curated by Toad Hollow Photography to share some of the best features in the world of photography found …

The 20 best places to live overseas

There are a lot of conflicting factors: job opportunities, salary considerations, quality of life, safety, and childcare are just a few. HSBC has made the decision a whole lot easier with its latest annual Expat Explorer survey.<p>The survey ranks the best places to go based on experience, economics, …

United Arab Emirates

6 Dream Retirement Destinations In Europe, Now On Sale

If Europe is your fantasy, this is the opportunity of your lifetime. Right now, thanks to a weak euro and a surging U.S. dollar, you have more options for realizing your dreams of a new life in the Old World than in a decade or longer. Collapsed property markets and recessed economies mean that …

9 Books Billionaire Warren Buffett Thinks Everyone Should Read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he says. "We want to …

Self-improvement

How I Drastically Improved My Photography with Just Two Little Decisions

The question I get asked the most is: “Wow, nice pic! Which camera are you using?” Does that sound familiar? In the past, every time I heard this …

Five dividend stocks for the long run

<i>John Heinzl is the dividend investor for Globe Investor's Strategy Lab</i><i>. Follow his contributions</i> here<i>. You can see his model portfolio here</i><i>.</i><p>As a dividend fund manager, Renato Anzovino tries not to get too worked up about short-term moves in interest rates, oil prices and other variables.<p>Nobody …

The professor who 'cured' his cancer with a cocktail of everyday pills and 20 years on remains disease-free

Ben Williams' aggressive brain tumour was treated with conventional therapies - and with a mix of common drugs, including those for acne, insomnia and high blood pressure, as revealed in a new documentary. Could this approach work for others?<p>ONE day, some two decades ago, Ben Williams set out from …

Cosmology in the 21st Century

Live-streamed from Perimeter Institute, & exclusive real-time commentary!<p><i>“Every generation of physicists solves some old puzzles and finds some new</i> …

Photographic Inspiration: 30 Links to Amazing Images and Photography Articles

It has been another wonderful week in the fascinating world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been very busy searching all over the …

"Don't Wait for Permission": Talking with Rachel Rosenfelt, Founder and Publisher of The New Inquiry

<i>For our sister publication</i> The L Magazine<i>‘s Innovation Issue</i>, <i>we spoke with 11 women who are doing ground-breaking work in their respective fields.</i> …

Have We Found Alien Life?

Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others<p><i>This feature was originally published in the February 2015 issue of</i> Popular Science.<p>Kenneth Nealson is looking awfully sane for a man who’s basically just told me that he has a …

Biology

7 Creative Photography Tricks to Achieve Amazing Results

Whether you’re a beginner in photography or pursue it as a hobby, we're pretty sure you’re always eager to learn some interesting tricks that will …

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

40 of the most photogenic coastlines in the world

There’s nothing in science that says the places where water meets landmass must be captivating to the human observer. Yet so often, it’s the …

Why I will never sleep with an On the Road fanatic

THERE I AM, standing at the bar with a tattooed, bearded man, beer in hand; and yeah, I’m sort of into him. We talk about traveling, what we’d been …

Opinion: Three stocks the smart money is buying for a year-end rally

New York (MarketWatch) — For those who are not gunslingers and respect risk in the stock market, I designed a five-part screen to find stocks for …

Stock Markets

Why I’m betting on SolarCity’s bright future

<i>Chris Umiastowski is the growth investor for Globe Investor's</i> Strategy Lab<i>. Follow his contributions here</i> <i>and view his model portfolio here.</i><p>I've just added shares of SolarCity to my Strategy Lab model growth portfolio.<p>I like to invest in companies that are disrupting old ways of doing things. …

Landscape Photographer of the Year 2014

50 Beautiful Examples of Black and White Photography

Anybody can pick up a camera and take a picture, but it takes a skillfull photographer to utilize composition, exposure, and aperture to take a …

The 10 Lightroom Tools That Are A Landscape Photographer's Dream

As we know, Lightroom has become a very powerful tool not only for image management but also for post production. Amongst the tools available are …

The Art of Not Working at Work

At first, the ability to check email, read ESPN, or browse Zappos while on the job may feel like a luxury. But in time, many crave more meaningful—and more demanding—responsibilities.<p>Two years ago a civil servant in the German town of Menden wrote a farewell message to his colleagues on the day of …

Rose Levy Beranbaum's Favorite Cookbooks

Amanda Hesser once called Rose Levy Beranbaum "the most meticulous cook who ever lived." Beranbaum's latest book, <i>The Baking Bible</i>, will show you how to do things right. It's packed with recipes (carefully laid out in tables with weight and volume), interwoven with tips: how to troubleshoot a …

31 Fascinating Photography Links for Quick Inspiration

As another exciting week passes us by, Toad Hollow Photography has been seeking to find the best photography and articles to share here with …

How to Plan and Plant a Fall Garden

Believe it or not even in cold weather climates, you can plant a fall garden and watch it grow. While the thought of a lush, vibrant garden typically …