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A look inside the daily routine of Walt Disney, who wandered through the office after hours and always carried snacks in his pockets

<b>• Walt Disney's daily routine involved long workdays.</b><p><b>• Sometimes he didn't leave his studio; other days he wound down with a Scotch Mist and headed home for dinner.</b><p><b>• Disney had a lot of usual habits that defined his managerial style.</b><p>Walt Disney's daily routine was far from static.<p>Disney didn't just …

Walt Disney Company

The Best Time of Day to Drink Coffee, According to Science

To get full health benefits and optimum buzz, don't drink your first cup first thing in the morning.<p>As anyone who's been reading this column knows, there's substantial scientific evidence that coffee is incredibly good for your health and extends your life. According to a meta-analysis of 127 …

The Best Netflix Original Series Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: July 3rd</b><p>There are a lot of good TV shows on Netflix (and you can find more with these secret codes). The bread-and-butter of the Netflix service, however, is its original programming. With over 100 Netflix originals — between shows and movies — browsing aimlessly can be daunting. If …

Steve Jobs Knew How to Write an Email. Here's How He Did It

A detailed look at an old email from Steve Jobs teaches some important lessons.<p>Undoubtedly, Apple co-founder and visionary Steve Jobs wrote several thousands of emails throughout his life. Relatively few of them have been shared with the public, and most of those are short responses to customer …

Winter solstice 2017: Five things you should know about the shortest day of the year

By Justin Grieser<p>Winter may just be getting started, but if you’re ready for more sunlight, you won’t have much longer to wait. December 21 is the winter solstice: the shortest day and longest night of the year here in Earth’s northern hemisphere.<p>Starting Friday, the sun will be up for a few …

Librarians recommend the books you should read in each decade of your life

Anyone can read any book whenever they want, but some books may be best enjoyed at certain ages.<p>If anyone understands that, it's the librarians in …

Top 5 Instagram Automation Tools For Marketers

With roughly 800 million active users, Instagram is one of the main players in the social media ecosystem. Generation Z now uses the platform as one of their primary sources of interaction.<p>But, as digital marketers have come to learn, Instagram is far more valuable than an amusing consumer product. …

Social Media

Irish Ancestry Surprises Revealed by New DNA Map

The genetic atlas revealed new information about health risks, ancient political borders, and the influence of Vikings.<p>A new “DNA atlas” of Ireland is revealing some of the surprising ways historic kingdoms have influenced populations on the island—and it offers the first genetic evidence that …

The Battle of Carrhae – How Crassus’ Mesopotamian Gambit Cost Rome Five Legions

“It was one man’s quest for glory and riches that doomed the lives of five legions. It would not be the last war Rome would fight against the …

Pictures of the Week 12.14.17

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New underwater discoveries in Greece reveal ancient Roman engineering

New archaeological excavations at the ancient port of Corinth have uncovered evidence of large-scale Roman engineering. Named Lechaion, the port was one of a pair that connected the city of ancient Corinth to Mediterranean trade networks. Lechaion is located on the Gulf of Corinth, while Kenchreai …

Archaeology

I Tested 10+ Photoshop Alternatives to See How They Stack Up

To Adobe or not to Adobe. That is the question many photographers are asking with the spate of new image processing programs vying to “kill …

Here's what the new Disney/Fox merger looks like

Walt Disney Company announced Thursday that it has agreed to acquire the entertainment assets of 21st Century Fox, including Fox's movie studio and …

Walt Disney Company

Thomas McLeod on Twitter: "We have a lot of work to do at @BeOmni! Pumped for what 2018 will bring. Shoutout to @cyan for the… shoutout! https://t.co/OZRY4n97OC"

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20 Years Ago, Jeff Bezos Said This 1 Thing Separates People Who Achieve Lasting Success From Those Who Don't

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has stuck to this simple yet powerful approach, and it's one all of us can take.<p>Jeff Bezos founded Amazon in 1994. Twenty-three years later, he's one of the richest people in the world. But while Amazon is undeniably a tech company, the business was built on this …

The Hubble Space Telescope Is Falling

Since 1990, the Hubble Space Telescope has been redefining how we view our Universe. From hundreds of miles above the surface of the Earth, it orbits the entire world every 97 minutes. Multiple servicing missions, including the final one in 2009, have corrected its optics, enhanced its cameras, …

Hubble Space Telescope

Stunning footage of Aurora Borealis captured by ISS

Breathtaking footage from the International Space Station shows the Aurora Borealis or 'Northern Lights' phenomenon 250 miles above Earth.

NASA's Mission To Saturn Is Over -- But These Facts Will Leave You Breathless For a Lifetime

The NASA Cassini Mission to Saturn lasted only 13 years but yielded generations of memories.<p>I have a sincere answer to the question, "What did you want to be when you were a kid?"<p>I wanted to be an astronaut.<p>In fact, I still do, and now that SpaceX has worked out most of its kinks, I'd be the first …

iPhone 8 Leaks Expose Apple's Expensive Secrets

We know almost everything about the iPhone 8, from its design and new user interface to the potentially revolutionary screen unlock and even the one disappointing omission. But Apple’s biggest secret is going to hit you in the pocket…<p>With the iPhone 8 launch now very close disbelief remains …

Mobile Technology

Richard Branson refuses to leave his private island amid 'potentially catastrophic' Hurricane Irma

The billionaire entrepreneur made the announcement in a blog post on Virgin Group's website.<p>Branson's private island, called Necker, is one of more than 50 islands that make up the British Virgin Islands. Necker is expected to take a direct hit from Irma, which is now a Category 5 hurricane with …

Rainfall

101 Positive Quotes to Help You Look on the Bright Side

Here's the ultimate list of positive quotes--including some classic words of advice and a lot of new ones you probably won't find elsewhere.<p>Sometimes, when you need inspiration in your life--whether for love, success, or work--it helps to hear the motivational words that others have shared. So here …

50 Adventures in 50 States

From hiking volcanic cliffs to racing down snow-capped mountains, take a look at the greatest adventures across the country.<p>Adventure enthusiasts from all over the world travel to the United States to explore stunning national parks, trek iconic trails, and immerse themselves in America’s vast …

Chocolate Boosts Your Brain Power, New Study Finds

The best excuse yet.<p>Italian scientists have found that a daily dose of cocoa acts as a dietary supplement to counteract different types of cognitive …

Boost Your Rankings With the Ultimate Local SEO Cheat Sheet (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Here’s a question for you...where does your business appear in search engine results?<p>First page? Second page? Even further back?<p>The fact of the matter is, where your business lands in search engine results matters, quite a bit in fact. …

Customers

Arctic stronghold of world’s seeds flooded after permafrost melts

No seeds were lost but the ability of the rock vault to provide failsafe protection against all disasters is now threatened by climate change<p>It was designed as an impregnable deep-freeze to protect the world’s most precious seeds from any global disaster and ensure humanity’s food supply forever. …

Global Warming

How I Earn $200,000+a Year from Photography

It’s kind of a crazy thing: I believe you can stay true to your roots, values, and ethics, and also get rich. In this post, I’ll share some of the …

26 iPhone secrets, shortcuts and hidden features you should know about

37 Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Succeed in Life

Some words of wisdom to help you realize your dreams.<p>In these crazy times, there's nothing we seek more than a bit of soothing wisdom in our lives. Words that inspire us to success--while still brimming with sage advice--are the best cure for any difficulties we may find ourselves in.<p>Let these 37 …

27 things you didn't know your iPhone could do

Even though we use our iPhones all day every day, there are still a handful of features that are relatively unknown.<p>Some of these features are buried …

Revisiting The Basics: Stylish Ways To Wrap Gifts In Brown Paper

Gift-wrapping is on our list of favorite things to do. We love customizing each gift and finding beautiful new ornaments we can use and new …

Christmas Trees