Shane Spear

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Meet the Little Stock-Trading App That Wants to Replace Wall Street Firms

By allowing investors to trade without paying a commission fee, Robinhood has tapped into an underserved part of the market.<p><i>Editor's Note:</i> Inc.'<i>s 12th annual 30 Under 30 list features the young founders taking on some of the world's biggest challenges. Here, meet Robinhood.</i><p>Without a seconds …

32 books everyone should read in their lifetime

Do you aspire to be one of those people who knows at least a little bit about everything?<p>There's any easy way to do it: Read everything!<p>You can't just stick to the mystery novels, anthologies, or biographies you know and love. If you really want to become a more well-rounded person, you'll need to …

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Microgravity University: Testing the Future of Spaceflight in Zero G

How do you test a new method for CPR in space without actually going into space? You take flight in a microgravity plane, obviously. For the last 20 …

The NASA Playground That Takes Virtual Reality To a Whole New Level

We’ve seen how NASA recreates the vacuum of space right here on Earth, but what about the <i>gravity</i> of space? What about the forces of inertia? When …

WSJ: Elon Musk wants to bring the whole world online with affordable satellites

Small, low-cost internet satellites that provide affordable internet to everyone on the planet. These are what Elon Musk wants to create next after working on reusable rockets, space capsules and electric cars since the early 2000's, according to <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>. The publication says Musk is …

This Might Be the Most Beautiful Castle in the World

I'm never one to turn down a castle visit. From England's Windsor Castle to Namhansanseong in South Korea, if a travel destination has a royal residence -- currently inhabited or long abandoned -- I'll add it to my to-tour list.<p>But after spending time in Scotland earlier this fall, I think I've …

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