Sean Leonard

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10 Australian Scifi Movies You Need to Watch

When someone says “Australian science fiction movie,” thoughts immediately and inevitably turn to <i>Mad Max</i>—if not George Miller’s insanely influential …

Science Fiction

3 Stocks That Could Make You Rich

Stocks are one of the best ways for individuals to build up wealth. Here are three stocks that could help you do it.<p>Investing in stocks has …

Investing

5 Stock Picks Under $15 to Buy in March

Transocean Offshore, Cliffs Natural Resources, Freeport McMoRan, KBR Inc, and Array BioPharma, may be top low-price stocks worth buying in portfolios …

Investing

5 Things You Need to Know Before Buying a Duplex

When my husband and I—aspiring landlords that we are—found out we could get an FHA loan to cover the purchase of a duplex, triplex, or fourplex, we …

Real Estate

Here's How Much a Millennial Needs to Save Each Month to Retire With $5 Million

For your retirement to comfortably last the decades you can expect to live, you need to start saving now.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How much will you need to retire?<p>Well, in 2014, Matthew Illian, a member of the Investment Committee at Marotta Wealth Management, …

Retirement

Did Psychedelic Mushrooms and Group Sex Play a Role in Human Evolution?

Psychedelic drugs “expand” one’s mind: this is how many people describe the changes in sensory experiences elicited by psychotropic drugs. A …

North Korea says that it has successfully tested a hydrogen bomb

North Korea reportedly detonated the device at the Punggye-ri underground test site in the far northeast, its official Korean Central News Agency said.<p>A television anchor read a typically propaganda-heavy statement on state TV that said North Korea had tested a "miniaturized" hydrogen bomb, …

North Korea

8 shocking predictions for life after 2020 from Google's genius futurist

He's so influential that Google hired him to lead its artificial intelligence efforts.<p>Kurzweil is known for making predictions, which are right about 86% of the time.<p>Here are some of his most promising (and terrifying) visions of the 2020s and beyond.

Singularity

How to Manage Your Money: 5 Critical Tips

Photo: Pictures of Money, Flickr.<p>One of the things rarely taught in school -- and many times not even taught by parents -- is how to manage your money. That's more than a shame, as poor money-management can lead to a disastrous life.<p>Even those of us who seem to be doing OK with our dollars may be …

5 solar stocks that should be on your radar

The past nine months have given most energy investors pause to consider whether the oil and gas industry is the best place to park their money right now.<p>While the last month has seen an appreciable rise in regular stalwarts like ExxonMobil (XOM), Chevron (CVX) and BP (BP), as the price of crude has …

Solar Power

Mind Trip: Humans To Live Forever By 2030 As Person’s Consciousness Could Be Uploaded To Computer

Want to live forever? According to some of the leading minds in the world, including Stephen Hawking, by 2030 we should have the capability to upload …

Singularity

Shocking Or Intriguing? NASA Challenges Physics, To Build Faster-Than-Light Spaceship ‘Warp Drive’

NASA scientist Harold White has stunned the world with his announcement that he and his team has begun work on the development of a faster-than-light …

Wormhole to another galaxy may exist in Milky Way

A space-time tunnel could exist in the middle of the Milky Way and we could travel through it, say scientists<p>A giant doorway to another galaxy may exist at the centre of the Milky Way, a study suggests.<p>Scientists believe that dark matter at the centre of our galaxy could sustain a wormhole that we …

New Theory Claims That Every Black Hole Contains an Entire Universe

In modern science, the prevailing opinion supposes that whatever falls into a black hole disappears forever and breaks apart into the …

Did the Big Bang create a parallel universe where time goes backwards?

Radical new research suggests that at the same time the Big Bang created our universe, another where time goes in the opposite direction was also born<p>A scientific breakthrough could redefine how the universe is understood.<p>Radical new research led by a British scientist has suggested that there may …

10 amazing tech innovations in 2014: invisibility cloaks, smart lenses and mind readers

Notable futurists like National Medal of Technology recipient Ray Kurzweil claim that technological progress is accelerating exponentially, whereby …

Risk Management For Investors

In my previous article, I explained that large companies aren’t alone in their need for risk management. In fact, individuals can benefit by it as well. We also discussed a four-step process which can be followed to minimize poor decisions. In this post, we’ll focus on the specific risks associated …

Study Suggests Conspiracy Theorists Are More Positive & Reasonable Compared To Conventional Thinkers

I'm in!<p>A case study examining online commenting trends was performed by psychologists Michael J. Wood and Karen M. Douglas of the University of Kent …

War by media and the end of truth

<b>War by media and the end of truth</b><br>By John Pilger<p>Why has so much journalism succumbed to propaganda? Why are censorship and distortion standard …

Why You Should Question Everything

Mike Sygula, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>Throughout our history, on every level in any area of life there always has been some kind of manipulation aiming …