Michel Njeim Matta

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65 Medicinal Herbal Plants You Should Grow In Your Organic Garden

Herbal plants have played an important rule in medicine for many years. Some common herbal plants such as ginger, peppermint, lavender, thyme, …

Artificial Intelligence Will Replace All Human Workers In The Near Future, Says AI Expert

Human beings are under threat. One U.S. author with a bestselling book about artificial intelligence says that in the near future all human workers …

Artificial Intelligence

Australian Govt. Awards Grant to $8 Million Blockchain Energy Project

Advertisement<p>Australian-based solar startup Power Ledger, among others, is to receive AU$8.25 million in funding from the Australian government for a …

The Energy Revolution Is Here: Solar Energy and Storage Now Cheaper Than Coal

Solar plus storage can now compete with coal and other fossil fuels on its own.<p>There's no question wind and solar energy are now competitive with …

This Kickstarter Converts Kitchen Scraps Into Cooking Fuel

If you love to cook, no doubt a gas range is a must-have in any home or apartment. But if you're an environmentalist, you know that natural gas is …

Biogas

10 tips for starting a small business that you haven't heard already

Starting a small business is incredibly difficult. These 10 tips provide some guidance on starting a small business.<p>If you've thought about opening …

Sustainability

The Design Flaw at the Core of Humanity's Malaise

Judith SchwartzRecognizing the design flaws in our default programming is the first step to envisioning the world we know is possible.

How Shark Tank Is Revolutionizing Business School

Swimming with the sharks makes perfect sense in our evolving corporate world.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We’ve become a “Shark Tank” nation. Since the show’s inception in 2009, it’s become a household staple. Members of generation z -- who were weaned on …

Entrepreneurship

What Should We Do With The Packaging? Why Not Eat It?

Millions of plastic bottles are thrown away every year. Many end up polluting the ocean or buried under the earth. With concern about plastics …

‘Precycling’ Concept Aims To Eliminate Food Packaging Waste

MIWA is working to help food and grocery businesses take a step toward more responsible practices

Sustainability

This Start-Up Is Turning Your Leftover Coffee Grounds Into Clean Fuel

You know the drama surrounding disposable coffee cups. You know that buying beans from direct trade suppliers is the way to go. But there's another …

Coffee

Plastic-eating caterpillars could save the planet

<i>An escape from a shopping bag triggers an idea</i><p>Most scientific research follows a logical progression, with one experiment following up on the …

Cambridge University

This ‘Bio Plastic’ Is 100% Compostable And Poised To Change The World

We can’t lie to ourselves anymore. Plastic is oil. It doesn’t biodegrade (instead it photodegrades, breaking into smaller and smaller pieces). It’s poison to animals and a scourge for our wildlands and waterways. Seriously, this stuff is the worst.<p>The problem is that — at this moment in human …

MIT battery that inhales and exhales air can store power for months

Could this air-breathing battery help solve energy storage woes? 10 Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) researchers developed a battery …

American Eagle is launching an upcycled clothing line

Upcycling fashion industry waste – like American Eagle and Atelier & Repairs are doing – can keep millions of tons of textiles out of landfills.<p>One …

Waste Toilet Paper Could Produce Lots of Electricity

A team of Dutch scientists is working to address the world's energy problems from the bottom up, in a manner of speaking.<p>In fact, it's a solution …

Plastic bottles and bags recycled to build roads

A number of councils around the UK are testing the 'plastic roads'.<p>The process involves making plastic pellets from bottles and bags that would …

Meet the VC firm you've never heard of that just completed 22 deals in 90 days

So far, he can at least claim to be one of the busiest funds.<p>Pompliano and his cofounder, Jason Williams, have completed 22 deals in 90 days, a frenetic pace that's unusual in the world of venture capital investing.<p>Many VC firms complete that many deals over the course of a year, usually because …

Venture Capital

16 key red flags for startup investors

I recently a read a good book called The Art of Startup Fundraising written by Alejandro Cremades, a serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Onevest, a venture investing community platform.<p>One of the chapters in Alejandro’s book specifically talks about these red flags for investors, and Alejandro …

How I Went From $50,000 in Debt to Building a $30 Million Business in 7 Years | Inc.com

$50,000. In debt.<p>It was 9 P.M., June 2008. I was sitting alone in the office, sweaty, exhausted, and worried. That sinking feeling in my stomach got worse as I calculated the bills my business owed. I had no one else I could turn to: My business partner left, and I had no employees.<p>Up till then, we …

Entrepreneurship

A startup founder who let his employees drive his Tesla just sold his billion dollar company — and he credits these 5 'mistakes'

Ten years ago, I was a nerdy college grad with a 2.2 GPA and no real clue what I wanted to do with my life.<p>Then, I started and ran my own company, which became a "unicorn," valued at more than a billion dollars, and was, this week, acquired in the kind of massive, life-changing deal every …

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