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Tesla will introduce the most important car of the year next week

CEO Elon Musk will be there, as well as Business Insider, so check back for coverage.<p>In the meantime, consider this: The Model X isn't just the most important car Tesla has ever built, it's the most important new car we're going to see all year.<p>Here's why.<p><b>It's the type of car US customers want.</b> …

10 truly innovative auto startups

The line between the technology and automotive industries continues to blur, and more startups are creating services and products that could …

British hydrogen fuel cell pioneer develops cars and iPhones of the future

Apple-linked Intelligent Energy poised for first major commercial deployment of technology in India<p>Intelligent Energy has the technological know-how to power your iPhone for a week without recharging. First however, it must prove it can deliver a more reliable mobile signal to rural Indians.<p>In the …

26 Books Every 'Spiritual But Not Religious' Seeker Should Read

If you're on a spiritual quest, these books will open you up to wonder.<p><i>"There are things you can't reach. But</i><p><i>you can reach out to them, and all day long.</i><p><i>The wind, the bird flying away. The idea of God.</i><p><i>And it can keep you as busy as anything else, and happier."</i><p>-- "Where Does The Temple Begin, Where …

Some foreign investors have found a new and simple way to make money from China's dysfunctional stock markets

Rather than crunching data on earnings and stock valuations to come up with investment strategies, they are mimicking China's so-called "national team", a group of state-backed financial institutions tasked with propping up share prices.<p>When this team of brokers, fund managers and insurers …

15 books to read in your 20s if you want to get rich

However, it can be difficult to know where or how to start, especially if your parents didn't teach you much about money or if you've never taken a personal finance class.<p>The good news is that there are a bunch of resources out there designed to jump start you on a path to financial success, and …

Required Reading: The 50 Best Books for Men

On the Road<p><i>by Jack Kerouac –</i> Considered the magnum opus of the beat generation this is the novel of living beyond society, outside of the law, in a …

7 Ways to Lose Weight When You're Broke

(And although Kraft may be eliminating the radioactive-orange coloring from its Mac ‘n’ Cheese, it’s still not going to do you any favors.) Thing is, …

Nutrition

Here Are the Movies We Will Be Arguing About Over the Next Six Months

The Toronto International Film Festival announced its opening slate of films, focusing heavily on movies that might make a few bucks and win some Oscars.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>This September will be the 40th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival. However, the …

How to Troubleshoot Apps Overusing Energy in OS X

Even though most developers work their hardest to ensure that the programs you download onto your Mac run smoothly, sometimes, things go wrong. One issue that may arise is an app using an exorbitant amount of energy or memory, causing your Mac to overheat or suffer severe battery drain.<p>Sometimes, …

Apps

Quit your job, travel the world to SAVE money

A few years ago, I took a leap. I chucked it all—the cushy TV producing job, the serious relationship, the lux condo on Chicago’s North Side, my car, …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

Books

40+ Life-Changing Books to Read This Year

Knowledge is king. The first step to creating change in your life is to know what you're doing wrong or why you need to change. We've picked out 41 books that will better your life in a dramatic way. Whether it's figuring out how to get out of debt, learning how to be happier, or trying to find …

Little-Known Investment Opportunities You Should Be Taking Advantage Of

Small-scale investors are not limited to a handful of familiar options. These days, online platforms offer private individuals the chance to step into the same financial arenas as the biggest global financiers. Here are five attractive investing opportunities for you to explore.<p><b>1. Real Estate</b> …

This startup wants to turn your $5,000 real estate investment into $2.5 billion

In fact, the famous "Yale model," which outperformed traditional stock and bond allocations for decades, allocates up to 20% of investment portfolios to real estate. Many people do this by investing in a house — never an office building or apartment building, let alone a skyscraper.<p>Why? Though …

It’s Time to Start Using a Better Deodorant

The adopted underarm scent of teenagers is a sort of a cartoonish freshness. Old men all smell like bay rum, whether by choice or because they’ve …

Beauty

A 'Daily Show' correspondent asks a millionaire about inequality and gets an unexpected response.

Inequality has gotten worse than you think.<p>An investigation by Hasan Minhaj of "The Daily Show" shows that the problem isn't just your classic case …

Economics

National Geographic Magazine

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Extreme Sports

The Great Pot Experiment

Photo-illustration by Brobel Design for TIME. Mouse: Getty, Lighter, Joint, Smoke: iStockphoto

Found: Giant spirals in space that could explain our existence

Giant magnetic spirals in the sky could explain why there is something rather than nothing in the universe, according to an analysis of data from …

Physics

This indie comedy is the funniest movie so far this year — and it now has a trailer

The film opens with workaholic Emily (Taylor Schilling from "Orange Is the New Black") and her husband/stay-at-home dad, Alex (Adam Scott from "Parks & Recreation"), having awkward sex, doing all they can to finish before their kids burst in and ruin the fun.<p>They just moved from Seattle to Los …

Middle School Reading Lists 100 Years Ago vs. Today

There’s a delightful and true saying, often attributed to Joseph Sobran, that in a hundred years, we’ve gone from teaching Latin and Greek in high …

How I Overcame Anxiety By Upgrading My Nervous System

No BS or fluff. Read how I overcame anxiety by upgrading my nervous system. The benefits go beyond just overcoming anxiety. See why Tony Robbins uses …

Tony Robbins

Why the Confederacy's surrender should be a national holiday

In a speech one month ago, the first black president of the United States challenged millions of white Americans to resist the convenient allure of …

The Rise of the Working Poor and the Non-Working Rich

Many believe that poor people deserve to be poor because they're lazy. As Speaker John Boehner has said, the poor have a notion that "I really don't have to work. I don't really want to do this. I think I'd rather just sit around."<p>In reality, a large and growing share of the nation's poor work full …

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