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Want to Hire a Good Leader? Just Ask These Three Questions

This is a simple method to quickly identify people with strong leadership qualities.<p>In order to build a leadership team for your organization, you need to be able to identify the qualities of a good leader. Recently, at the Wharton People Analytics Conference in Philadelphia, General Motors CEO and …

Leadership

The Scariest Thing About Facebook Isn't Even How It Treats Your Data

Its power to influence users makes Facebook a tool for "mass population control," and Mark Zuckerberg's utopian goals only increase the danger.<p>Mark Zuckerberg's marathon date with Congress is over. It might as well never have happened.<p>For two days, Facebook's CEO stuck to his bland talking points, …

Social Media

How To Make Buttermilk In A Pinch

You can count on terrific flavor and old-fashioned goodness when a recipe calls for buttermilk. A versatile Southern staple, buttermilk is a main …

Breakfast

Our 15 Most Popular Chocolate Recipes

From The Silver Palate’s chocolate cake (above) to supernatural brownies, here are the chocolate recipes readers love. (Take a test run before Valentine’s Day.)<p><b>Recipe: The Silver Palate's Chocolate Cake</b><p><i>This recipe is adapted from “The Silver Palate Cookbook,” written by Sheila Lukins and Julee</i> …

Dessert

Scientists Just Found Naked Mole Rats Have Another Freaking Weird Superpower

Move over, tardigrades.<p>Naked mole rats may look like wrinkly skin sacks, but they have some pretty bizarre superpowers, including a total immunity to …

The Best Oven Temperature For Every Cooking Scenario

Wondering why cookies often bake at 350°F, and veggies roast at 425°F? Getting creative in the kitchen and curious what needs to bake at what …

Baking

Fish-oil supplements may do more harm than good, UBC researcher finds

Print<p>Groundbreaking research at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus is calling into question the value of fish-oil based supplements …

New cancer treatments have perplexing side effects

When Diane Legg began seeing black specks in her right eye, she went to an ophthalmologist near her home in Amesbury, Mass. He said she had a torn retina and needed laser surgery.<p>Legg's oncologist was skeptical. He was worried that Legg had eye inflammation, called uveitis, that was caused by an …

Medicine

Here are the 5 best remote car starters you can buy

A remote start system for your vehicle may sound like a niche gadget, but with more than a million aftermarket units sold in North America each year, …

North America

3 scientists just won the Nobel Prize for discovering how body clocks are regulated — here's why that's such a big deal

The thing that makes you a "morning person" or a "night owl" isn't an arbitrary preference or tendency. It's something that's fundamentally part of your biological makeup — and something that we ignore at our own peril.<p>On Monday, Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael Young were awarded the …

Nobel Prize

Here's what quantum computing is and why it matters

Researchers for IBM, Google, Intel, and others are in a fantastic scientific arms race to build a commercially viable quantum computer. They already exist in laboratories, and we’re only a few years away from the beginning of what may turn out to be an entire shift in how we think about computing.<p>A …

The Science Behind How Leaders Connect with Their Teams

Research shows that in leaderless groups, leaders emerge by quickly synchronizing their brain waves with followers through high quality conversations. Simply put, synchrony is a neural process where the frequency and scale of brain waves of people become in sync. Verbal communication plays a large …

The Brain

The Easiest Buttercream You'll Ever Make (+ Meringue 101)

At its basic, meringue is whipped egg whites. Usually sugar is involved, but not always. <b>There are three types of meringue with largely overlapping uses</b>.<p>Here's how to identify French, Italian, and Swiss meringue, followed by a recipe that includes a re-invented method for making Italian …

Here's How To Make The Only Birthday Cake You'll Ever Need

Which means yellow cake with chocolate frosting, obviously.<p>And yes, of COURSE we will give you the Funfetti variation.<p>1. Arrange the two racks in your oven so that one is in the top third of the oven and one is right in the middle: You'll need both to bake all three layers.<p>2. Get all your …

Company Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Ganache

The Ultimate Chocolate DessertBy Andrew ZimmernThis is the chocolate cake recipe you need in your back pocket: dense, moist, rich and coated in a …

Dessert

Farm Show 2016: See the winning chocolate cake recipe

Stacie Hart credits her coconut Mascarpone filling with helping her to win the Pa. Preferred Chocolate Cake contest at the 100th Pa. Farm Show.<p>Hart, …

What She Creates Putting Bubble Wrap Around A Cake Is Simply Amazing!

Bianca CuteDIYprojects Blogger<p>You must have always seen some utterly gorgeous cakes on visiting a good bakery that sometimes, make you wonder how …

Make Your Weekend Extra Steamy with Our Better Than Better Than Sex Cake

There used to be a tiny bakery along Katipunan called Gayuma ni Maria, known for their infamous “Better Than Sex” chocolate cake. It made my mum …

Dessert

The professor who 'cured' his cancer with a cocktail of everyday pills and 20 years on remains disease-free

Ben Williams' aggressive brain tumour was treated with conventional therapies - and with a mix of common drugs, including those for acne, insomnia and high blood pressure, as revealed in a new documentary. Could this approach work for others?<p>ONE day, some two decades ago, Ben Williams set out from …

Adding a HUD to your car: three options

A head-up display (HUD) enables drivers to see all the details they need while driving without any hassle or risk of distraction (not to mention …

Apps

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Exercise 1 Basic Workout: Plank<p>Starting at the top of a pushup position, bend your elbows and lower yourself down until you can shift your weight from your hands to your forearms. Your body should form a straight line. Brace your abs (imagine someone is about to punch you in the gut) and hold for …