Neel Mehta

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27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

Stratfor: Cross-Strait Infrastructure Between China and Taiwan - Graphic of the Day

Stratfor: Cross-Strait Infrastructure Between China and Taiwan - Graphic of the Day<p>Updated Aug 8, 2013<p>Use Evernote to create, collect, and share …

Stratfor - A Little Cold War: Russia, Europe and the United States

Stratfor - A Little Cold War: Russia, Europe and the United States<p>Updated Aug 8, 2013<p>Use Evernote to create, collect, and share everything that …

The 10 best sea pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/culture/gallery/2013/jul/13/10-best-sea-pictures<p>720<p>From Da Vinci's imagined Italian coastline to Turner's abstractions – …

Urban Oil Men | US & Canada

In the US alone, 150 million gallons of diesel are burned every day, resulting in tonnes of carbon dioxide and black carbon being emitted into the atmosphere. And while there has been a surge in cleaner biofuels, they have been criticised for driving deforestation and competing with food crops for …

17 Reasons Why Experts Are Convinced China's Economy Is Doomed

While GDP will continue to be above average for years to come, China's policymakers are pushing reforms to cool its housing market, legitimize its financial system, reduce corruption, and rebalance its economy as one driven consumption, not exports.<p>However, the cost of all of these efforts is …

Beyond the Post-Cold War World

<b>By George Friedman</b><i><br>Founder and Chairman</i><p>An era ended when the Soviet Union collapsed on Dec. 31, 1991. The confrontation between the United States and …

Articles about london and new york double exposure project on Dwell.com - Dwell

"Most architecture in any age is crap, and today’s crap isn’t as bad as yesterday’s." That's a juicy pull-quote from "The Glass...<p>Moooi crosses the ocean and lands in New York to open its first Showroom and Brand Store in the US, introducing a 'brand' new...<p>While in New York City last month, I …

The High Cost of U.S. Foreign Policy

As pressure mounts to get more deeply involved in Syria, few attempts have placed the chances for successful intervention within a comparative …

What Would Antarctica Look Like If All The Ice Melted?

Spoiler: still not super hospitable.<p>Ever wondered what's underneath the ice--sometimes up to three kilometers thick--that covers Antarctica?<p>Until very recently, we weren't really sure; maps were based on guesses and older technology. But NASA just released a video showing the results of what's …

Why smartwatches are the real future of mobile payments

<i>Skooks Pong is SVP of technology at Synapse.</i><p>It’s no secret that while smartphone adoption in the U.S. continues to rise – now accounting for 57 percent of the mobile market according to comScore – rollout of in-store mobile payments has been slow and fragmented. Some experts attribute it to …

Why China Will Contain Itself

Lan Hongguang/ZUMA Press<p>Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p><i>This story first appeared on the</i> TomDispatch <i>website.</i><p>Sun Tzu, …

Climate change: The next challenge for national security | US & Canada

Sitting in a New York restaurant with several top climate scientists on a beautiful summer evening, it's difficult to remember that, nine months ago, this part of Manhattan was without power for six days as a result of a Hurricane Sandy storm surge. But the climate scientists around the table had …

How Qatar became a global power

In 1995, when Sheikh Hamad deposed his father in a bloodless coup, Doha was a sleepy Gulf town that had traces of its pearl-diving past. Now it is a …

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