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Liver

Do We Live In A Hologram? It's More Likely Than You Might Think

Everything in our universe might be a lot flatter than it seems, at least, if you do the math.<p>If you’ve got a credit card in your wallet that has one of those little 3D holograms on it — a two-dimensional image that uses some tricks of light to appear three-dimensional — you can get a sense of how …

Physics

Rusty Garry Kasparov Leads 3.5-1.5 vs Bushed Nigel Short

Despite showing signs of rustiness <b>GM Garry Kasparov</b> leads 3.5-1.5 in his rapid & blitz match with <b>GM Nigel Short</b>, who made a bushed impression after …

Britain 'is experiencing same decline as Rome in 100BC'

Dr Jim Penman believes Britons no longer have the genetic temperament that sparked the Industrial Revolution<p>Britain is experiencing the same decline as Rome in 100BC, with the collapse of civilisation inevitable, a scientist has warned.<p>Dr Jim Penman, of the RMIT University in Melbourne, believes …

The Creator's Code: 6 essential skills of extraordinary entrepreneurs

In her new book, ‘The Creator's Code: The Six Essential Skills of Extraordinary Entrepreneurs,’ Stanford lecturer Amy Wilkinson presents new insights …

Startups (India)

2015 Small Business Book Awards Winners

Small business book lovers gather ‘round. The votes have been tallied and now it’s time to salute the winners of the 2015 Small Business Book …

Small Business

10 Actors Who Could Replace Hugh Jackman As Wolverine

It was inevitable, of course, but that doesn’t make it any easier to accept when the tragedy finally arrives. But it’s arrival is apparently imminent, with confirmation coming straight from the horse’s mouth. Or rather, from the wolverine’s mouth. Actor Hugh Jackman, who rose to fame for his iconic …

Comics

14 Things You Should Give Up Chasing No Matter What Others Say

Whenever we chase after something, we take ourselves out of the present moment where life actually happens. The future doesn’t exist yet and the past …

Top Venture Investors Pick Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

We asked some of the more thoughtful and outspoken members of the 2015 Forbes Midas List for their recommendations of books they’d like to see their entrepreneurs reading (and they suggest you do make time to read). Fire these up on your e-readers now.<p><b>Chris Sacca</b><br>Lowercase Capital <i><br>Not Fade Away: A</i> …

Venture Capital

What the Woman in Your Life is Really Thinking

When you look into a woman's eyes, you probably often wonder, What is she really thinking? You truly believe that you want to know. Poor thing. Your curiosity is stronger than your fear.<p>Very well, then. Every woman reacts differently, but my account here will scare the bejeezus out of you by coming …

Relationships

5 Powerful Books That Changed the Direction of My Life

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Quiz time: Can you name Newton's first law of motion?<p>No? (Don't feel bad, I had to look it up, too.)<p>Newton declared, "Every object in a state of uniform motion tends to remain in that state of motion unless an external force is applied to …

Self-improvement

Top 10 Holiday Gift ideas For campers and outdoor enthusiasts - Camping Gear, Gift Ideas

Today we bring you the coolest gear to take with you on your next outdoor adventure. Whether hiking through rugged mountains or camping on a lake – …

Astronauts capture vivid Aurora display from International Space Station

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station had a unique view of the vivid Aurora Borealis, or Northern Lights, which lit up the night sky …

Life Exists On 'Billions' Of Alien Planets Says Study

Billions of stars in our galaxy, the Milky Way, have between one and three planets which could potentially support life, according to …

Universe

Five Oil Stocks To Buy As Two Top Oil Traders Call A Bottom

Last month, we penned a piece here on Forbes titled, “Five Stocks With Triple-Digit Potential If Boone Pickens Is Right About $80 Oil.’ That article was read by almost 200,000 people. Oil proceeded to bounce by 20% over the next two weeks, and the five stocks we mentioned in the article went up an …

Investing

The New Entrepreneur's Bible

It’s been more than ten years since Guy Kawasaki wrote his classic guide to entrepreneurship, <i>The Art of the Start: The Time-Tested, Battle-Hardened Guide for Anyone Starting Anything</i>, and a lot has changed. We’re in an era dominated by mobile devices, Big Data, and social media. Great ideas no …

Entrepreneurship

Is It Time for the Jews to Leave Europe?

For half a century, memories of the Holocaust limited anti-Semitism on the Continent. That period has ended—the recent fatal attacks in Paris and Copenhagen are merely the latest examples of rising violence against Jews. Renewed vitriol among right-wing fascists and new threats from radicalized …

Israel

In Defense of Boredom: 200 Years of Ideas on the Virtues of Not-Doing from Some of Humanity’s Greatest Minds

Bertrand Russell, Søren Kierkegaard, Andrei Tarkovsky, Susan Sontag, Adam Phillips, Renata Adler, and more.<p><i>“I can excuse anything but boredom,”</i> Hedy Lamarr famously quipped. It is befitting that the woman who invented the technology that laid the foundation for wifi would provide the de facto motto …

Five of the best camping road trips in Europe

<b>Highland Fling</b><p><b>Pick up</b>:Big Tree Campervans, Perthshire<p>There's no better way to explore the formidable landscapes of the Scottish Highlands than on four wheels. Head north in your compact high-top, weaving through the broad mountains and deep valleys of the Cairngorms National Park. If whisky’s your …

Top 100 Best Books for Managers, Leaders & Humans

Ladies and gentlemen…<p>In this post I proudly present the <b>Top 100 Best Books for Managers, Leaders & Humans</b>. I have created this list using three …

Jorge Luis Borges Selects 74 Books for Your Personal Library

<i>“Jorge Luis Borges 1951, by Grete Stern” by Grete Stern (1904-1999). Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons.</i><p>Jorge Luis Borges’ terse, …

Elephant Trap: Queen’s Gambit Declined

Elephant Trap is the trap for White that occurs in a popular variation of Queen’s Gambit Declined. White pins the Black’s f6 knight and captures the …

Extreme Sports

Dictionary of a serious chess player

It always surprised me how many chess players are unfamiliar with chess terminology. I was recently talking with a player whose rating will hit the …

Board Games

Chess Statistics: Top 10 Best Openings for White and Black

There are many games of chess being played each minute and even each second. There are players who play online blitz chess for fun and there are …

Top 10

7 Metrics All Entrepreneurs Must Track | Inc.com

When you're running a startup, there's a seemingly-endless list of things you've got to keep track of. But while metrics are important to all founders, the challenge becomes separating out the numbers that are truly important from the other 100 things you could track.<p>Here are seven metrics that …

Product Management

The Best Careers for Your Personality Type (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you an introvert or an extrovert? A thinker or a feeler? All these things make up your personality type – and have a huge effect on what career path is right for you.<p>An infographic created by Truity Psychometrics, a provider of online …

Career Development

7 Scientific Self-Help Books That Will Transform Your Life

I’m one of those weirdos that prefers reading non-fiction books over fiction books any day of the week — especially when it comes to books about …

16 Entrepreneurial Books Successful CEOs Swear By

Browse through the business section at your local bookstore or favorite e-commerce site, and you’re sure to become inundated with a variety of …

Small Business