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Trump Spends NATO Summit Making A Fool of Himself

Donald Trump spent his Wednesday in Brussels for this year’s NATO summit. There, surrounded by some of the most powerful leaders of the most powerful …

Donald Trump

Scientists create new cochlear implants that allow gerbils to “hear” light

<b>USEFUL, BUT NOT PERFECT.</b> For millions of people with hearing impairment, getting a cochlear implant can be life-changing. These electronic devices …

Neuroscience

Is this proof your DNA holds the secret to weight loss?

Is this proof your DNA holds the secret to weight loss? The latest theory is that our individual genes determine the best way for each of us to diet. …

Weight Loss

Truthify uses AI to gauge smartphone users’ reactions to messages

Text messages are a minefield. They’re easily misinterpreted (a 2005 study found that message recipients routinely fail to distinguish between seriousness and sarcasm), and one misplaced word or misconstrued phrase could land an unlucky sender in the doghouse.<p>Kevin Knull, CEO and cofounder of …

Machine Learning

The Most Awesome Toys and Collectibles That Will Destroy Your Wallet at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

If you’ve heard a rumbling sound recently, it’s probably the tumultuous herald announcing that, oh <i>god</i>, San Diego Comic-Con is next week. That doesn’t …

Comics

A Trainer Says This Is How Long You Need to Lift Weights to See "Noticeable Results"

Now that you've realized that you need to do a combination of strength training and cardio to strengthen and tone, you may be wondering how long until you begin to see any visible changes in your body. Turns out, it doesn't take as long as you might expect with the right tips. We reached out to …

Exercise

Desperate for peace, people are enjoying this video of a lemon literally rolling down the street

It's been a tough couple of years. Keeping up with current events is an emotionally exhausting chore.<p>Which is why, despite how bizarre it sounds, …

Framing

6 Midwestern Tiny Home Companies to Help You Downsize

If you're based in the Midwest and looking to move into a tiny home, these regional companies are your answer.<p>Whether you're looking to downsize or are interested in affordable, ecologically friendly housing, purchasing a tiny home just might be the right choice for you. Here, we've gathered some …

Home Building

11 Recurring Problems That Are A Sign You Give Off Negative Energy

If bad luck and annoying problems seem to follow wherever you go, it might be a sign you're giving off negative energy. Whether it's ongoing issues …

Self-help

Jennifer Lawrence's Trainer Just Shared 7 Tips for a Faster Metabolism

First, let's be honest. Even though it's the season for all the bikini/weight-loss/fat-burning talk, and yes, we're just about to divulge a trainer's …

Nutrition

18 Handy Hints That Will Make Moving a Breeze

These super-smart yet simple handy hints will make moving so much easier. Whether you’re toting heavy furniture, packing up fragile items or prepping …

DIY

This custom camper van can sleep a family of 6

#VanLife goals made into reality<p>The popularity of Class B camper vans has resulted in a plethora of innovative designs; we’ve seen luxury vans, affordable conversions, and everything in between. But one ubiquitous problem becomes clear when you take even a cursory glance at the camper world: Where …

RVs

Cancer cells engineered with CRISPR slay their own kin

Scientists can program the stealth cells to die before creating new tumors.

Immunotherapy

This prototype chainless bike suggests the future of cycling could be ceramic

Previous Next<p>1 of 9<p>The future of cycling may just have been revealed at Eurobike, an annual cycling trade show that is taking place right now in …

Commuting

Top 10 books about self-reinvention

Who among us hasn’t dreamed at times of revolution, of abandoning our routines and starting fresh, shaking our lives like dice in a cup? Even for one whose situation is perfectly satisfactory, imagining a total disruption can beguile. It’s the ultimate rebellion against mortality, for potential is …

Books

Machine Learning Vs. Artificial Intelligence: How Are They Different?

Artificial intelligence and machines have become a part of everyday life, but that doesn’t mean we understand them well. Do you know the difference between machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI)?<p>If you’re hoping to use one or the other in your business, it’s important to know which …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Be Successful and Live the Life You Want

Don't mistake what you do for a living with your life.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What if I told you that it’s possible and within your reach to be successful and live the life you want and that it only requires a few simple steps? Well...simple, but not …

Self-improvement

The Ultimate Side-Hustle How-to Guide: 10 Rules for Side-Hustle Success

Want to start your own side hustle? I talked to dozens of entrepreneurs to find out what side hustle approaches really work.<p>Side hustles are extremely popular. An estimated 44 million people in the U.S. have a side hustle; that's over six times the number of workers who hold multiple jobs. The …

Small Business

‘Barbie Feet’ Is the Latest Disturbing Body Trend Sweeping Instagram—Here’s How Dangerous It Can Be

Thigh gaps, thighbrows, Toblerone tunnels — now #Barbiefeet is the latest body trend sweeping Instagram.<p>Many social media influencers and celebrities …

Social Media

My 70-Year-Old Mom Has Ridiculously Glowing Skin—Here's the $4 Culprit

First, I feel like I should start this story with a disclaimer—something like, "No Facetune or filters were used in the making of this article." …

Makeup

How To Use Python To Automate Almost Anything

Testers of all kinds can benefit from learning approaches to automating daily tasks. In this three-part series, you’ll be walked through a task that …

Python Programming

No Lie: These Vitamins Will Make Your Metabolism Skyrocket

Did your parents always remind you to eat your vegetables and take your vitamins? As always, their advice was right (were they ever wrong?). Eating a …

Wellness

Overcome Your Fears and Start Blogging

<b>Overcome Your Fears and Start Blogging</b>Blogging and posting your written text online for the world to see can send chills down someone’s spine. That …

Writing

Afraid To Mess Up? Why You Often Just Need To Wing It!

When was the last time you decided to wing it?<p>Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, credits Amazon’s explosive growth with his high-velocity decision making. In his annual letter to shareholders, he shared his approach:<p>Most decisions should probably be made with somewhere around 70% of the information you …

Self-improvement

It’s time physics recognised that time is real

THE aim of science is to explain all the features of the universe, from the mass of the Higgs boson to the fact that the night sky is filled with …

Physics

Tools of the Trade – Reflow

In our previous issues in this series on making circuit boards, we covered placing solder paste and placing components. Now it’s time to bake our …

Microcontroller

Memphis tactical officers arrest activist after tracking his social media 'potluck dinner' event

Continuing a pattern of paranoia and illegal surveillance of citizens, the city of Memphis deployed tactical officers to arrest activist Keedran …

Social Media

California moving away from gang injunctions amid criticism, falling crime rates

Recent court orders prohibiting police in Los Angeles and elsewhere in California from enforcing gang injunctions are prompting law enforcement leaders to rethink how they employ the tool that for decades was considered a critical weapon in the state’s war on gangs.<p>The shift away from the …

Los Angeles

The Panspermia Theory Says Humans Are From Outer Space

<i>Our editors delve into Curiosity's top stories every day on a podcast that's shorter than your commute. Click here to listen and learn — in just a</i> …

Mount Everest

Born a Refugee, Model Halima Aden Is Standing Up for Migrant Children

Returning to Kakuma, the refugee camp in northwestern Kenya where she was born in 1997, wasn't easy for Halima Aden. She spent her early childhood in …

UNICEF