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9 Ways to Become More Creative in the Next 10 Minutes | Inc.com

Modern culture often labels creativity as natural gift. Artists get showered with praise and proclamations of "you're so <i>talented</i>," but truthfully, talent has little to do with it.<p>Creativity is a skill to be learned, practiced, and developed, just like any other. Juggling takes practice, as does …

Creativity

Attachable knobs for iPads are music to bedroom DJs' ears

Tablets are revolutionising music production and DJ performances. But the absence of knobs to fiddle with seriously harms their appeal to old pros …

7 Letters to Write Before You Turn 70 | The Art of Manliness

At AoM we’re great champions of the lost art of letter writing. Emails, texting, and the wide variety of other digital mediums available to us in the …

Believe It or Not, Big Tobacco May Help Make Anti-Addiction Drugs

Imagine a new class of drugs that can blunt serious psychiatric disorders, repel the onset of Alzheimer's and improve attention in ADHD-afflicted teens, as well as relieve a range of physical ailments, from ulcerative colitis to chronic pain. If tests were already being done in humans, you would …

Qualcomm's 2015 chips may make you regret getting a new phone this year

Thanks to Moore's Law, anybody can predict that even the most powerful smartphones and tablets coming out right now (the HTC One M8 and Samsung Galaxy S5, for instance) will be made obsolete by whatever flagships get announced in 2015. These predictions fortunately don't have to be based off of …

5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder | Inc.com

Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, as evidenced by the …

Time Management

How to Smoke Weed: A Beginner's Guide

In case you're interested...<p><i>When first smoking, feel free to giggle your ass off and gorge on Oreos. But please, if you continue, learn some dignity.</i><p><b>The decidedly uphill battle</b> to legalize marijuana, medical or otherwise, is likely to be with us for decades to come. Legislating morality in our …

Cannabis

Stem cell-based treatment for baldness a step closer

As one of the follically-challenged, any new breakthroughs in the area of hair regeneration will generally get my attention. When stem cells first …

Stem Cells

37 Life Lessons in 37 Years

Today is my 37th birthday. And, I must say, it's been a pretty interesting ride so far. As I look back over the years and many phases of my Iife, I realize how each stage, success, stumble, triumph and heartache has had a significant impact on where I stand right now. And despite the rough patches, …

Positive Thinking

The Best (and Worst) War Movies of All Time

War movies have been around as long as cinema has existed. There is something about the horror, bravery, tragedy, and excitement of combat that has inspires filmmakers and put butts in the seats.<p>War movies have been around as long as cinema has existed. There is something about the horror, bravery, …

War

We All Have at Least Three Eyes—One Inside the Head

The pineal gland in the human brain has the structure of an eye. It has cells that act as light receptors, as the retina does. It has a structure …

How to make petrol with bacteria

Scientists have found a way of harnessing bacteria found in our stomachs to make petrol<p>Researchers in South Korea have harnessed the <i>Escherichia coli</i> bacteria that help us to digest food – and sometimes cause food poisoning – to produce a replacement for petrol from fossil fuels.<p>As this video from …