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A 40-Year-Study Found That Kids Who Do This Are More Likely to Earn the Most Money When They Grow Up

Even researchers were surprised to learn which kids grew up to earn the most money.<p>Imagine you are asked to look at a sixth-grade class and predict which students will earn the highest income as adults. Which kids would you choose?<p>Do you go for the studious kids? The shy kids who are eager to …

Study: For those over 90, alcohol better than exercise for longevity

Cheers to life — seriously.<p>When it comes to making it into your 90s, booze actually beats exercise, according to a long-term study.<p>The research, led by University of California neurologist Claudia Kawas, tracked 1,700 nonagenarians enrolled in the 90+ Study that began in 2003 to explore impacts of …

Alcohol

Trump Budget Takes Aim at Climate and Environmental Science, Again

In our weekly news roundup: The president’s 2019 budget request, new antibiotics from soil, and more.<p>President Trump unveiled his 2019 budget request …

Deep in the Grand Canyon, Scientists Struggle to Bring Back the Bugs

A hydroelectric dam disrupted the intricate food web of the Colorado River. Now a ragtag team of researchers and river guides are trying to repair it.<p>…

10 Key Psychological Concepts Many People Just Don’t Get

Here’s an interesting thing about psychology: For the most part, everyone, regardless of their educational background, feels like an expert in the …

The Psychology of Expectations

Perhaps you have heard the saying: "Expectations are premeditated resentments." I believe this slogan, which apparently originated in 12-step …

Yale's most popular class teaches happiness: 6 lessons you can practice now

When a Yale University psychology professor set out to teach a new course on how to be happy, the reaction was stunning.<p>When Yale University psychology professor Laurie Santos set out to teach a new course on how to be happy, the reaction was stunning.<p>“Psychology and the Good Life,” which began …

Shutdown ends after Democrats agree to trust that McConnell will allow ‘dreamer’ vote

After three days of contentious negotiations and name-calling, Congress voted to end a government shutdown Monday when Democrats agreed to trust the word of Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.<p>President Trump signed the spending bill Monday evening.<p>The impact of the shutdown, which began at midnight …

Republicans

Turn your iPhone/Android into a satellite phone

Being out of cellphone reception is no problem if you own a satellite phone. Here's how to never miss a call again no matter where you are in the …

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song for 15 Seconds Will Instantly Make You More Creative | Inc.com

Innovation matters. Creativity matters. Finding new solutions to old problems is what businesses -- and careers -- are often built on.<p>Sound therapy is a popular way to relax and reduce stress. But now you can use the power of music to be more creative.<p>Researchers at Radboud University split …

Creativity

Wireless earbuds that sound this much better than AirPods should cost way more than $24

Apple’s AirPods offer surprisingly great sound quality for earbuds that are so compact, but you wouldn’t know it most of the time. Why? Because the …

Tech Trends

McDonald's Just Made a Stunning Announcement That Will Completely Change the Future of Fast Food | Inc.com

While I don't eat at McDonald's very often anymore (the few times I eat a burger in any given year, my place of choice is In-N-Out), I have unwrapped plenty of Quarter Pounders with Cheese, Egg McMuffins, and other delectable McTreats in my time.<p>McDonald's sells a tremendous amount of food each …

Sustainability

Seven apps and tools to organize your life

Restore order to your days.<p>Between work, activities, appointments, and ever-growing to-do lists, many of us constantly feel rushed and anxious. And all too often, the distractions of our smartphones only make this busy pace more hectic. But phones can also simplify your life—it all depends on how …

Apps

These Are the 5 States Most Likely to Legalize Weed in 2018

Jeff Sessions hates weed, but he can't stop these states from making it legal.<p>Weed legalization could be up for approval in at least a dozen states this legislative session. But as advocates finalized signature counts and legislators return from their holiday breaks to consider pro-legalization …

Augmenting Reality to Inspire Exploration

At UC Davis, a high-tech sandbox offers a preview of what to expect in the classroom of the future, where learning happens in all dimensions.<p>The future of education rests in using technology, such as augmented reality (AR), to help bring concepts to life. To augment reality is to make it greater in …

Augmented Reality

The Best New Cars at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show

2019 Ram 1500 Laramie<p>The Fiat Chrysler 2019 Ram 1500 Laramie pickup truck is a true workhorse that now offers some creature comforts, too, such as a …

One person is probably responsible for almost 600 percent of Bitcoin's price rise

Bitcoin is complicated. From what, exactly, it's good for to who created it, there remains a host of unanswered questions about the world's foremost …

New Marijuana Legislation Will Let States Decide Their Pot Laws (Again), Elizabeth Warren Announces

A new bipartisan bill will give states more power when it comes to deciding on their own marijuana laws, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) announced …

Brussels launches first EU-wide strategy to fight plastic waste

The European Union has launched the first ever EU-wide strategy to combat plastic waste, including measures to make all plastic packaging in Europe recyclable or reusable by 2030 and phase out single-use plastic like coffee cups.<p>The plans were unveiled after China, a major destination for European …

Pollution

10 Expert Tips To Make 2017 Your Most Productive Year Yet

A one-item to-do list, smarter ways to email, and productive procrastination: We’ve gathered the best ways to get more done this year.<p>There is no one definitive strategy to being productive, and it may take a little trial and error to find what works best for you. But if you’ve resolved to make …

8 critical things successful people do before 8 a.m.

Starbucks continues to grow relentlessly, with CEO Howard Schultz just announcing plans to open 500 new stores a year over the next five years.<p>Much of this growth will happen in China, where Schulz is undeterred by the recent economic slowdown.<p>While many factors contribute to Starbucks' immunity to …

Kendrick Lamar's Surprise New Album Is the Exact Opposite of Kanye's The Life of Pablo

Untitled Unmastered consists of humble, powerful To Pimp a Butterfly demos.<p>Consider everything leading up to Kanye West's <i>The Life of Pablo</i>: Several name changes over a few months. Claims that it's not album of the year, but album of a lifetime. Feuds on Twitter. A <i>Saturday Night Live</i> appearance that …

21 Hilarious Dog Pictures Guaranteed To Make You Laugh

Dogs are the happiest animals!

Nation's First Drive-Thru Recreational Marijuana Shop Opens This Spring

It opens 4/20, with fast food-style convenience.<p>Recreational marijuana is now legal in Oregon, and some of its residents apparently can’t get the …

Why Is It So Hard To Test Whether Drivers Are Stoned?

Law enforcement officials would love to have a clear way to tell when a driver is too drugged to drive. But the decades of experience the country has in setting limits for alcohol have turned out to be rather useless so far because the mind-altering compound in cannabis, THC, dissolves in fat, …

Washington State Fines Two Marijuana Growers for Using Prohibited Pesticides

As of a few months ago, the state had yet to test a single nug for pesticides. Now the state is stepping up enforcement. by Tobias Coughlin-Bogue[ …

Tommy Chong: Marijuana Enthusiast, Bernie Sanders Fan And...Entrepreneur?

Tommy Chong is mellow, man. He’s in recovery after a second bout with cancer and spends a lot of time lying out in the sun. But that doesn’t mean he’s stopped working. In fact, he’s hustling harder than ever, staking his claim as an entrepreneur as he builds something of an empire with his son, …

5 Credit Habits To Break In 2016

Getting serious about purchasing a home means coming face to face with the number that boils down your financial past and present into one three-digit figure: your credit score.<p>Unfortunately, most people look at their credit report and score with rising panic because they are already under the gun …

Combined Shape

Do you want to be smarter with your money and better at building wealth next year than you were this year? There's no one better to turn to for advice than Warren Buffett. The Oracle of Omaha has built his own personal fortune to more than $72 billion, making him the third richest person in the …

Personal Finance