After Elon Musk said he hoped to send people to Mars by 2022 but that there was a ‘high’ chance of death for participants, we asked readers why they’d risk it all Why are people willing to risk their for
Elon Musk is an ambitious visionary, a disturbingly hard worker, and a master of hype. But is he a realist? On Tuesday, the entrepreneur laid out a wildly aggressive vision for beginning a colony on Mars.
Peace, love, and eff off. In a perfect world, meditation is all soft smiles, cooing voices, perfect posture, and no flinching. Heck, in a perfect world, you probably wouldn't even need meditation. But
According to Harvard psychologist Shawn Achor, happiness and success cannot be pursued directly. Instead, these things are organic byproducts of quality habits and vision. As Aristotle put it, "To be we
"Circumstance does not make the man; it reveals him to himself."―James Allen Success is an effect, not a cause―the outward manifestation of an internal reality. To be successful, you must see the world
What is the 80/20 Rule and could it actually make 80% of your work disappear? If you’ve studied business or economics, you’re well familiar with the power of the Pareto Principle. The Man Behind The Concept
You know those super-productive people who manage to get more done than the rest of us? These are their secrets. Some people just get stuff done. By the time most are pouring their second cup of joe, super-achievers
“Who wouldn’t want to get their genitals stroked regularly, pleasurably, and with no strings attached?!” writes one orgasmic meditation practitioner, with palpable enthusiasm. “(These classes) feel good,
The first words are often the hardest, even when they come easily. The first words are ones that open up a new world, introduce us to new characters, ones that we might not necessarily be acquainted with,
Fairness toward our Muslim neighbors requires fair treatment of the Qur'an, including its difficult passages. This can be done by considering mainstream Muslim interpretations and exploring context. Recently,
The Saudi share of Chinese crude imports at the beginning of the decade was about 20%, while Russia's was below 7%, according to data cited by RBC Capital Markets. But now the Russians are creeping in
Reversing the seemingly continuous stream of hatred directed towards Muslims requires fostering a deeper understanding of Islam among Americans, and so I offer to you a page from my Muslim dictionary.
Robert McCrum launches the Observer’s definitive 100 works of nonfiction – key texts in English that have shaped our literary culture and made us who we are Another book list? Yes and no. When we completed
In 2016 I'll get creative by... writing A room of one's own? Anstey's top tips for starting to write Get Creative has asked published author and founder of champion Writing Matters, Anstey Spraggan, to