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I Finally See It: Democrats Don’t Hate Trump As Much as They Love White Supremacy

I’ve never really trusted the Democratic Party. Why should I? In a political system that forces us into one of two often problematic choices, it …

Mitch McConnell

12 Books to Read in Your 30s (They're Life-Changing)

There are some books that are particularly poignant at certain moments in our lives. They're the coming-of-age stories we turn to for insights on …

Books

10 Books Every Aspiring Millionaire Must Read

If you aspire to the summit, learn from those who have already climbed mountains.<p>9 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You have big dreams and big goals -- you want to be a successful entrepreneur or business leader and join the millionaires’ club. But how do you go …

Self-improvement

A coffee-break introduction to time complexity of algorithms

Just like writing your very first for loop, understanding time complexity is an integral milestone to learning how to write efficient complex …

Mathematics

How an 18-Year-Old Uncovered Tim Ferriss's Secret Cold Email Template to Reach CEOs and VIPs

Never email someone and ask to 'jump on the phone,' 'get coffee' or 'pick your brain.'<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>My journey began when I was an 18-year-old college freshman. The day before my final exams, I hacked The Price Is Right, won a sailboat, sold</i> …

Self-improvement

Food waste is destroying the planet. Doing something about it starts at home

On a recent Monday, my kitchen was full of breakfast options: apple-topped streusel, lemon poppyseed muffins, almond Danish. There were also ripe bananas, dented boxes of cereal and several cartons of eggs, each with one cracked and cemented in its cardboard divot, but 11 intact and gleaming.<p>The …

Agriculture

Here Are the Benefits of Multiple LLCs or Corporations for Your Businesses

Entrepreneurs running several companies under one LLC may benefit from creating multiple corporations.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What kinds of traits do entrepreneurs share? They're driven to succeed. They're not afraid to try, experiment and fail. They …

Small Business

The 13 enthralling science fiction and fantasy books you need to check out this June

Adventures in space, machines run amok, and more to add to your reading list<p>I’ve been writing and editing military science fiction for years. In that time, robots, drones, and artificial intelligence have been slipping onto real-world battlefields. When people think about robots on the battlefield, …

Books

Researchers Have Invented an Awesome And Scary Nuclear Battery Pack

Is the world ready for it?<p>Batteries powered by radioactive materials have been around for more than a century, but what they promise in power they …

Clean Energy

Photonic machine learning implementation for signal recovery in optical communications

Altmetric: 3<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open | Published: 31 May 2018<p>Apostolos Argyris ORCID: orcid.org/0000-0003-2847-7719,<br>• Julián Bueno &<br>• Ingo Fischer ORCID: …

Algorithms

Want To Know What Technologies Are Coming In The Future? There's a Database For That

Spider silk transformed into fiber for tissue reconstruction; paper that conducts electricity; renewable diesel fuel; and new techniques for regenerating aging or diseased skin. These are just a handful of examples from a new database of over 1,300 new technologies currently making their way …

Startups

Build Your Own Network with These Portable Encrypted Devices

Details<p>Color: Blue/green<br>• Adjustable silicone strap<br>• Fractal antenna<br>• Weatherproof PC/ABS and anodized aluminum body<br>• Bluetooth-LE<br>• 1-watt UHF radio<br>• Micro-USB …

Micro USB

How a Pioneer of Machine Learning Became One of Its Sharpest Critics

Judea Pearl helped artificial intelligence gain a strong grasp on probability, but laments that it still can't compute cause and effect.<p>Artificial intelligence owes a lot of its smarts to Judea Pearl. In the 1980s he led efforts that allowed machines to reason probabilistically. Now he’s one of the …

Machine Learning

Brexit: Warning of rising food bills and disruption to supplies

<b>Food bills could rise sharply if there is no free trade deal with the European Union after Brexit, peers have warned.</b><p>The Lords EU Environment Committee said it was "inconceivable" there would be no impact on EU produce, which makes up 30% of the UK's food imports.<p>While better-off customers could …

Army Gear 10-in-1 Emergency Survival & Camping Kit down to $20 for today only

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Today only, Woot is offering the Army Gear 10-in-1 Essential Emergency Survival & Camping Kit for <b>$19.99</b>. Shipping is free for …

Major Schools of Thought in Psychology

When psychology first emerged as a science separate from biology and philosophy, the debate over how to describe and explain the human mind and …

Psychology

Samsung’s new camera sensor plays nice with phones besides the Galaxy S

Today, Samsung announced that the 16-megapixel ISCOCELL Slim 3P9 image sensor is now available. This image sensor is designed for cameras on mobile devices; because of its Tetracell technology, this 1.0μm sensor can work as a 2.0μm in front-facing cameras. It allows for better pictures in low-light …

Graphene-reinforced concrete is "more than twice as strong" say scientists

UK scientists have found a way to incorporate wonder-material graphene into concrete, greatly increasing the material's strength and water resistance.<p>…

Engineering

8 Ways to Reduce Food Waste

Compost. Compost. Compost.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Spoon U and was written by Ellie Gilchrist. It has been given minor edits before re-posting.</i><p>Every year, over 1.3 billion tons of food grown for humans is wasted. That's an entire third of the food supply. To put that number into …

This is why 5% of the global food supply never makes it to store shelves

Around a third of the world's food ends up in the garbage, and most gets thrown away long before it reaches your pantry. Losses during transit and storage are substantial, accounting for nearly 5% of the global food supply. Now, the Internet of Things promises to cut this waste by creating more …

Internet of Things

Healthy Diets Lead to More Food Waste, But You Should Still Eat Your Vegetables

By Dan Nosowitz<p>It's commonly cited that the U.S wastes about 40 percent of the food supply. In recent years, with a new focus on reducing food waste …

Thanks to AI, These Cameras Will Know What They’re Seeing

Modern life is one big photo shoot. The glassy eyes of closed-circuit TV cameras watch over streets and stores, while smartphone owners continually …

A snooper's dream? This "camera" is just a millimetre wide, is powered by light and will never run out of power

By harvesting light for power, this tiny camera could be hidden anywhere and never run out of power<p>A new, millimetre-wide, light-powered camera could …

Abraham Maslow and the Hierarchy of Needs

Abraham Harold Maslow (1908-1970)<p>On April 1, 1908, American psychologist <b>Abraham Harold Maslow</b> was born. He is best known for creating Maslow’s …

The USDA won't regulate genetically edited plants

The US Department of Agriculture has zero plans to regulate plants altered with gene-editing technologies, according to the agency's Secretary Sonny Perdue. It won't prevent the release of crops created using CRISPR, for instance, so long as the final product is something that could've been …

Check out this tiny Navy SEAL survival kit

If there's one group in the military that's trained to survive in the most horrible conditions known to man, it's the U.S. Navy SEALs.<p>From the icy Arctic to humid jungles, SEALs are prepared for any kind of fight against the enemy at a moment's notice.<p>Sometimes, missions don't go as planned, so …

"Don't Believe What You're Told"—a Reporter on the Food Industry's Dark Side

When you pull a loose thread from your favorite sweater, it can be difficult to let it go. This human instinct to get to the bottom (or in this case, …

Agriculture

Dropbox just went public and is now worth $12 billion — now read the CEO's application for its first round of funding

In 2007, an MIT graduate named Drew Houston was trying to get his startup, Dropbox, off the ground.<p>He didn't have another co-founder because the person who had agreed to work with him had to back out. Houston had been programming since age 5, and he was trying to get Y Combinator to invest in his …

Infographics Show How the Different Fields of Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics & Computer Science Fit Together

Ask anyone who's pursued a career in the sciences what first piqued their interest in what would become their field, and they'll almost certainly …

To feed two billion more people, the world needs a bug diet

The world doesn't have enough food. “We will have to normalise eating insect protein in the next two to three years – we cannot keep destroying the …