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Nasa seeks next generation of astronauts as it plans for mission to Mars

Nasa is looking for a new batch of 'explorers' to venture into deep space ahead of its mission to the Red Planet<p>As job descriptions go, it is out of this world<p>Nasa has today begun searching for a new batch of astronauts who will be at the forefront of preparations to travel to Mars.<p>The agency said …

Space Science

6 Smart Ways Millennials Can Invest $1,000

Millennials aren't known for being major financial risk-takers, as evidenced by their avoidance of credit cards and preference for cash. They're equally wary when it comes to investing, particularly after witnessing the perils of the stock market that have made headlines over the last few years.<p>For …

Before the Law

A boy was accused of taking a backpack. The courts took the next three years of his life.<p>In the early hours of Saturday, May 15, 2010, ten days before his seventeenth birthday, Kalief Browder and a friend were returning home from a party in the Belmont section of the Bronx. They walked along Arthur …

25 Cheeky Terms For Sexual Intercourse From The Last 663 Years

These days, people often use the term "hooked up" to describe having sex with someone. It's adequate enough to satisfy most prying minds, without …

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, …

How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30

International Sales Expert<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting rich and becoming a millionaire is a taboo topic. Saying it can be done by the age of 30 seems like a fantasy.<p>It shouldn’t be taboo and it is possible. At the age of 21, I got out of college, broke and in …

Top tips to help you stand out on LinkedIn

<b>1.</b> Keep the overall summary, and summary at each place of work, concise. LinkedIn isn’t supposed to replace your CV. Much better to go into more …

The Fermi Paradox: Where the Hell Are the Other Earths?

Everyone feels something when they're in a really good starry place a really good starry place on a really good starry night and they look up and see …

Singularity

Money Conversation - Clean Up Your Money Dialogue

You’ve got to change your money conversation to change your money life.<p>Your words are your life. Whichever words you choose to describe yourself, …

Yes, You Can Have a Million-Dollar Business with No Employees

Census figures show that the number of one-person businesses in the U.S. with revenues between <b>$1 million</b> and <b>$2.99 million</b> rose <b>10%</b> year-over-year in 2012 to more than <b>29,000</b> firms, Forbes reports. Most are professional, scientific, and technical-services companies, but retail and construction firms …

How I Started My Business

I love hearing other peoples’ stories about their journey and how they came to start their business. I think it tells you a lot about their …

Small Business

Want Hard Proof that LinkedIn Works? Ask a Lawyer

This is the story of an old friend and new convert to social media marketing, a lawyer in Northern California named Mark D. Poniatowski who runs a small practice with just a handful of partners.<p>They suffer from the traditional business development issue most small professional services firms …

Beat a Wall Street piñata and 18 other free things to do this week

1. Garrison Keillor will be at BookCourt to spin some yarns about his life. His real life, not the life of Lake Wobegon, which you’ll remember is …

Wall Street

Thanks, Twitter! Texas Teen Takes NFL Cheerleader to Prom

Texas teenager Mike Ramirez took an NFL cheerleader to his senior prom on Saturday night, thanks to a very special wingman: Twitter.<p>It started with a …

10 EASY PRESCHOOL SCIENCE EXPERIMENTS - Kids Activities

• Rock Garden – Use a few household items to grow crystals on rocks. Let your kids add in their own ingredients to find out which help grow the …

Latest Anti-Aging Skin Breakthrough: An Ancient Herb

Call it gotu kola, centella asiatica, Indian pennywort, brahmi, or spade leaf – an ancient healing plant is making a comeback in the modern science of preventing skin aging.<p>Centella asiatica (often just called centella) is rich in amino acids, beta carotene, fatty acids, and numerous potent …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Warning Signs Your Chakras Are Out Of Balance

There are 7 main energy centers in the body, known as chakras. Each chakra is located throughout our body so that it correlates to specific body …

Spirituality

Nudist Resort Offer Naked Beer Festival

We may have found the only festival where it's actually acceptable (and encouraged) to get your drink on and get naked. The only catch? You have to take your clothes off <i>before</i> you start drinking. Welcome to the Sunny Rest Beer Festival, a "Bare Beach Beer Fest."<p>The festival, which takes place …

Online Learning Marketplace Udemy Raises $32M To Scale Up Internationally

Long time player in the online learning space, Udemy, which has built a skills-based marketplace where individual tutors can sell their skills and learners can get access to courses (both paid and free), has just closed a $32 million Series C funding round, led by Norwest Venture Partners, with …

3 Ways to Make Your Marketing Strategies Stick | Inc.com

You know the two major types of marketing: direct and brand. In direct, you try to move people along the sales process. Brand marketing is typically more subtle and far harder.<p>What makes it so tough? The BS is too easy to sling. "Oh, it's a brand campaign" is a popular excuse for ads and collateral …

Why 9 Is The Magic Number For Boosting Your Career

About a year ago, the folks at LinkedIn approached me with a question: How much daily time should career-minded professionals devote to managing their brand? How many “clock hours” does it really take to achieve those professional goals? It was a great question.<p>Before coming to me, they had done …

Origins of Yoga: Part I

I run into numerous <i>yoga myths</i> in the yoga community, but perhaps the most persistent myth I’ve encountered is the myth that modern yoga is part of a …