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18 Extremely Mesmerizing GIFs That Explain How The World Works

Prepare to be pleasantly surprised.<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

Jeff Bezos Knows How to Run a Meeting. Here's How He Does It

When it comes to getting more out of business meetings, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos may have cracked the code.<p>Bad meetings: We've all experienced them. Whether it's poor planning, too much talking, or lack of preparation, bad meetings waste precious time and money.<p>But Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos …

The Best Toothpaste for Removing Stains, Fixing Your Breath, and Not Getting Gingivitis | GQ

For something as straightforward as oral hygiene, it’s difficult to find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs. From gum care to whitening to fresh breath, GQ’s Best Stuff rounded up the top pastes in each arena.<p>Consider this list of things that can go awry if you slip up on your oral …

39 of the best secret categories on Netflix and how to find them

Netflix has an insane amount of content, but it's not always easy to find what you want.<p>The categories Netflix gives you access to are broad, which is made more frustrating by the knowledge that Netflix splits movies and TV shows into incredibly specific micro-categories.<p>Luckily, it's pretty easy …

Cancer jab that eliminates tumours even after they've spread will start human trials

A cancer jab that can eliminate tumours even when they have spread throughout the body is about to start human trials.<p>Scientists at Stanford University in the US found that injecting tiny amounts of two drugs directly into a tumour not only kills the original cancer, but also triggers an ‘amazing …

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song for 15 Seconds Will Instantly Make You More Creative | Inc.com

Innovation matters. Creativity matters. Finding new solutions to old problems is what businesses -- and careers -- are often built on.<p>Sound therapy is a popular way to relax and reduce stress. But now you can use the power of music to be more creative.<p>Researchers at Radboud University split …

Creativity

The extravagant life of Gianluca Vacchi, the Italian millionaire with an 11 million-strong Instagram following who now has his sights set on acting

50-year-old multimillionaire entrepreneur Gianluca Vacchi is not your average Instagram star — he's certainly done things his own way.<p>Having retired from a career in business, the silver-haired, tattooed Italian took social media by a storm last year when a video he posted of himself dancing on …

Hunting for the Cast of the Sexiest Music Video of All Time

The story behind the video for Eric Prydz' "Call on Me".<p><i>This story originally appeared on thump</i><p>This is a story which includes a largely forgotten 1980s singer0songwriter, bare bottoms and a sweating, salivating former prime minister. It's a story of regret, longing and the short-lived effects of …

How did Parachute become one of India’s favourite hair oil brands? Ask the rats

When Harsh (Mariwala) joined Bombay Oil (in 1971)…(he) realised that the oil business, the mainstay of Bombay Oil, was a commodity business with low margins. Parachute and Saffola had already been launched but they were not getting the required attention through a brand lens. Parachute was sold in …

This Is Not A Drill: Mazda Is Officially Restoring Original Miatas

Did you wake up feeling different this morning? Like your alarm buzzer’d been replaced by a chorus of singing angels? That wasn’t in your head, it …

Mazda

The 10 Best New Songs to Listen to in July

Tunes from HAIM and Broken Social Scene—plus a pretty premiere from Tristen.<p>July means summer is in full effect with beach parties, barbecues, endless road trips, popsicles, and hot, starry nights. These 10 songs will be the perfect soundtrack for all of the above—and a lot more. There is new music …

Indie Music

12 Books Elon Musk Thinks Everyone Should Read | Inc.com

There's no doubting that Elon Musk has a unique mind-set that drives his incredible success. Where exactly did he get it?<p>You might cite nature, believing he simply won the genetic lottery, or you might guess nurture, arguing he must have been brought up in an extraordinary way. Certainly, those …

Books

Inside the Daring Mission That Thwarted a Nazi Atomic Bomb

When the Nazis captured a heavy water facility in Norway, the chemist who helped design the plant took action.<p>On February 27, 1942, nine saboteurs scaled a cliff in the middle of the night to blow up a Nazi-controlled heavy water plant in Norway. Hollywood turned the story of the attack into <i>The</i> …

Special Forces

Europe's 20 most beautiful hotels | CNN Travel

(CNN) — With so many iconic cities and diverse landscapes, beautiful hotels in Europe are commonplace. But some are, quite simply, more beautiful than others.<p>From clifftop luxury retreats on Italy's Amalfi Coast to art nouveau masterpieces in the heart of Budapest, we've handpicked Europe's 20 most …

12 Habits Of Genuine People

There’s an enormous amount of research suggesting that emotional intelligence (EQ) is critical to your performance at work. TalentSmart has tested the EQ of more than a million people and found that it explains 58% of success in all types of jobs.<p>People with high EQs make $29,000 more annually than …

Emotional Intelligence

The genius of Indian cartoonist Mario Miranda

<b>India's western beachfront state Goa has been busy with celebrations to mark the 90th birth anniversary of one of the country's best-known cartoonists and illustrators, Mario Miranda.</b><p>Mario's warm-hearted, often comic drawings of local characters and culture helped to popularise his native state, …

Snappy dresser: Model poses for underwater fashion shoot with sharks, in pictures

The 5 Leadership Lessons That Fixing Cars Taught Me

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At 17, I didn’t think much about what I’d do with my life beyond racing my motorcycle and working at a local garage. My job as an auto mechanic, though an extension of my interests, felt disconnected from my idea of “real life,” which I …

Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik’s Wanton Weekend in Naples

Sweet and girlish—but with an unruly rock-’n’-roll history, too—plaids are a winning move for model Gigi Hadid’s sojourn to Naples with her real-life boyfriend, pop heartthrob Zayn Malik.

Miu Miu

Baby Edison's short life shines light on rare disorder

<b>An Australian photographer was called on to document a young couple's few precious moments with their dying newborn son, just weeks after he took pictures at their wedding.</b><p>When Nancy and Charlie McLean were married on 24 January, photographer James Day was recruited to document the couple's happy …

26 Awesome TV Shows From Around The World

Great television knows no borders.<p>Note: some responses have been edited and condensed for length or clarity.

Why America will never get rid of Daylight Saving Time

The life of an economist is often frustrating. It’s our job to figure out the most efficient, welfare-enhancing solutions to economic problems, only to see the 2nd or even 20th best solution become policy. There are special interests and well-intentioned, but misinformed, policy makers who steer us …

Time Management

'Your whole life is the Holocaust!' The woman who was born in Auschwitz

Angela Orosz gave evidence in the trial of a Nazi guard: ‘I was so malnourished, I was unable to cry. That saved me.’<p>It was at the age of seven, when asked at school to write down her name and place of birth, that Angela Orosz was first made aware she had been born in Auschwitz.<p>“I really had a hard …

Pregnancy

Scientists Just Made a Major Breakthrough in Personalized Cancer Treatment

Scientists at the University College London (UCL) have made a major breakthrough that may further cement so-called immunotherapies’ status as the …

All Hail The Ladies Of The 2016 Geneva Motor Show [85 Pics]

This is a man’s world, but it would be nothing without a woman or a car. Only kidding, it’s not a man’s world: just ask Frank Underwood. <br>Seriously …

Bugatti's $2.6 million Chiron is the fastest car in the world

Bugatti Chiron<p>You might think the super-wealthy have it pretty easy, what with their private islands, private jets and the ability to buy just about …

Sports Cars

These 12 Cars Were Ahead of Their Time

We live in a golden age of cars. Many, even the most inexpensive cars, have features that we admittedly take for granted. Before today's tech heave cars, there were ambitious cars decades ago with tech that wasn't quite ready for primetime, but previewed the future.<p>We live in a golden age of cars. …

General Motors

The Nearly 20-Year History of Kate and Leo’s Awards-Season Friendship

It’s been almost 20 years since Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio first set sail on the ship of dreams and, no, we’re not talking about the Titanic. We’re talking about the chemistry both on-screen and off that has kept fans of Kate and Leo (and, let’s be honest, Jack and Rose) coming back for …

Red Carpet

How to use Android to save on auto repair - Android customization

Your Android device may not be able to fix your car, but you can certainly use it to help narrow down automotive electrical problems and possibly save some money on auto repair and prevent multiple trips to the DEQ. This Android customization project takes us outside, to your car, to tackle a task …

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …