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In the future, your body won’t be buried... you’ll dissolve

The Resomator stands monolithic in the corner of a room in the bowels of the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). It's as sterile as a …

Hung Up

Women of Sex Tech, Unite

For Janet Lieberman, making sex toys started as a bit of a joke. In 2013, she was living in Brooklyn and getting ready to leave MakerBot, where she worked as an engineer. When people asked her what she planned to do next, she’d say she wanted to start a sex toy company.<p>But she noticed that women …

Broad City

A lot of our ideas about bilingual children are total myths

“What’s that music?” my three-year-old asked as we listened to a song in a foreign language last December.<p>Could my toddler be showing an interest in her Russian heritage? Maybe this would be a chance to tell her about the revered winter holidays of my childhood in St. Petersburg, Russia—calling up …

Phone Calls Are the Antidote to the Golden Age of Bailing

According to <i>The New York Times</i>, we now officially live in the “golden age of bailing.” We’ve all been there; you’re six episodes deep into <i>Glow</i> and …

New York Times

This Is Terrible News for Under Armour

The sportswear company was one of the biggest losers in a survey of America's teens. Here's why that's a big deal.<p><b>Under Armour</b> (NYSE:UA) (NYSE:UAA) …

Under Armour

Fridge-Sized Device That Grows Pot May Be Greatest Appliance Since The Microwave

A Los Angeles entrepreneur could make a lot of green with his new invention: A refrigerator-sized device that grows pot.<p>Yoni Ofir says his Leaf machine is made for people who have no clue how to cultivate marijuana.<p>“We wanted to create something that could be ‘plug and plant,’ where you didn’t have …

Cannabis

Billionaire Larry Ellison teamed up with Robert De Niro and chef Nobu Matsuhisa to open a hotel where rooms start at $1,100 a night

Dubbed Nobu Ryokan Malibu, a new 16-room hotel now stands on the property Ellison bought a decade ago.<p>It's the first in what is being called the Nobu Ryokan Collection, a new group of luxury retreats in exotic destinations around the world, created by Ellison and the creative minds behind the Nobu …

Hospitality

New World Cowboys

In his new book <i>Cowboys of the Americas</i>, published recently by Greystone Books, Luis Fabini describes the motivation that led to his ten year journey …

South America

Jeep is turning 75 — here's the history of the vehicle that helped win World War II

But let's be clear here: the Jeep Wrangler is not a modern-day Willy's Jeep.<p>It's more of a car inspired by an interpretation of a descendant of a civilian version of a Willy's MB.<p>But that's close enough to allow for some heavy marketing from Jeep.<p>Former President and General Dwight Eisenhower once …

World War II

Cord cutters face a sea of streaming options

Like millions of other consumers, Evan Hartstein was fed up with pay TV.<p>The 40-year-old father of two was paying nearly $250 a month for a bundle of phone, high-speed Internet and hundreds of cable channels that he and his family barely watched.<p>So Hartstein and his wife recently ditched their …

16 Best Places to Visit in 2016

Bruichladdich Port Charlotte Islay Barley Heavily Peated

Inspired by an entrepreneurial flair and a youthful enthusiasm, the Harvey brothers began construction of the Bruichladdich (pronounced brook-laddie …

Victorian Era

Calculating the Value of Time: How Much is Your Time Really Worth?

Not all uses of time are equal and this simple truth can make a big difference in life. Understanding how to get the most out of your time starts …

Pantheon

Fall in Love with the Pantheon<p>Built sometime in the second century C.E., and dedicated to all the ancient Roman gods, the Pantheon has been a working …

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: Mind-Hacking Advice for Living Clutter Free

Japanese organizing consultant Marie Kondo set off a decluttering craze across the world with her pocket-sized book, <i>The Life-Changing Magic of</i> …

The Best Travel Credit Cards of 2016

Credit Cards

Notable Lives Lost in 2015: Pictures

Game Theory

The 49 Most Powerful Images From Latin America In 2015

A visual journey through what happened this year in this part of the world.

Photo of the Day: Best of 2015

The 5 Habits That Will Make You Happy, According to Science

So what’s going to make you happy? Let’s get more specific: what’s going to make your <i>brain</i> happy? And let’s focus on things that are simple and easy …

Happiness

The 8 Minute Surgery That Will Give You Superhuman Vision. Forever

Source: www.collective-evolution.com | Original Post Date: June 19, 2015 –<p><b>A new bionic eye lens currently in development would give humans 3x 20/20</b> …

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Redeem Miles for The Apartment on Etihad's A380 JFK Flight

This week, Etihad launched its first A380 flight from the United States, flying daily from New York (JFK) to Abu Dhabi. TPG was in The Residence on …

Public Enemy Hitched A Ride From A Fan To Their Concert (And Sang ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’)

Imagine that you’re a fan of one of the most iconic rap groups of all-time, and you just attended their in-store signing event. Then you discover that their taxi has left them there and they’re scheduled to perform that same day, so you offer to give them a ride and they accept. Well, this happened …

Bohemian Rhapsody

The 'Mysterious Darkness' In James Taylor's Family Tree

Over the years James Taylor has been candid about his personal struggles, from opening up about spending time as a teen in a psychiatric hospital to descending into heroin addiction during the early stages of his career. While the singer-songwriter spent years facing his own demons, he wasn't the …

The Inventors of This Travel Jacket Set Out to Raise $20,000 With Crowdfunding and Ended Up Raising More Than $10 Million. Here's What Happened Next.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Hiral Sanghavi and his wife Yoganshi Shah launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise money to fund the production of the all-in-one travel jacket they invented together. The goal they published on the Kickstarter campaign website was …

Crowd Funding

James Taylor on Guitar Center Sessions: See him play 'Today Today Today'

The best live music show on TV returns this weekend when <i>Guitar Center Sessions</i> kicks off its 11th season with a visit from legendary …