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Can you make diamonds faster and cheaper? A Silicon Valley startup says yes

Supply may start catching up to, or even outpacing, demand in the diamond industry if Silicon Valley startup Diamond Foundry has its way. The …

Silicon Valley

How Great Leaders Keep People Moving Forward

A couple of months ago, I was sitting on a plane waiting to take off. Everything seemed good: people on board, doors closed and locked, OK weather, reassuring sentiments from the pilot.<p>Then it got quiet. Our take-off time came and went. No more positive statements from the intercom. Finally, about …

Engines

10 Easy Ways to Feng-Shui Your Bedroom

You can scrub your bedroom clean for spring, or you can harmonize it the feng shui way. While cleanliness is certainly a virtue, the latter method offers an opportunity to invest in new sheets, scented candles, and wall art. Retail therapy that results in harmony? We’re in.

Here's Why You Should Try Boxing

Here's Why You Should Try BoxingLAS VEGAS - JUNE 28,1991: Donovan Ruddock (L) lands a right punch against Mike Tyson during fight at the Mirage Hotel …

Boxing

10 Life Lessons From Cindy Crawford

Cindy Crawford—supermodel, mom, and mogul—has led a remarkable life. From working with the biggest names in fashion to posing for countless now-iconic images, Crawford is an enduring force within the fashion industry, and ever since the late September publication of her autobiography, <i>Becoming</i>, …

Apple CarPlay review: A useful companion, even in its early stages

It's been two years since Apple announced its plot to put your iPhone's core features inside the dash of your car, but only now is its CarPlay software becoming available in lots of new models. In brief, CarPlay allows you to connect your trusty iOS device to a vehicle's infotainment system to make …

North Carolina

How to Make the Perfect Grilled Cheese

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Cooking

The 26 happiest, richest, healthiest, and most crime-free countries in the world

Every year, the Legatum Institute, a London based think-tank releases its annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks what it calls the most prosperous countries in the world.<p>The amount of money a country has is one factor of prosperity, but the Legatum Institute considered more than …

European Travel

Star Wars Advice from Carrie Fisher: “Don’t Be a Slave Like I Was”

Fisher and Daisy Ridley scheme about how to wind up in the mental asylum, and much, MUCH more.<p>For decades <b>Carrie Fisher</b> was essentially the only female face of the <i>Star Wars</i> universe. In 1999 she was joined by <b>Natalie Portman</b> as Queen Amidala, and now she has a new member of the club with <b>Daisy Ridley,</b> …

Star Wars

How Does a Solar Panel Work

You must be aware that solar panels are categorized into two types, these are; the ground mounted solar panel installations and the roof mounted …

Leah Remini Says Scientology Tried to Recruit Her Best Friend Jennifer Lopez

A candid confession from the former church member.<p>Last night, Leah Remini sat down for a <i>20/20</i> interview about her time in Scientology. During the one-hour special, the actress made a lot of statements about the "religion" that are frankly, incredibly disturbing.<p>In the interview, Leah opens up about …

Solu is an adorable Linux PC that fits in your pocket, but at a cost

Solu Machines recently launched a Kickstarter campaign with the hopes of releasing a completely new class of device. Dubbed the Solu, the company has …

Gear & Gadgets

The Secret to Overcoming Fear

Are you irrationally fearful of something? If so, when you come into contact with it (or even think about it) your emotions likely begin to take over …

Seeing Double: 7 Times Hollywood Made the Same Biopic Twice

In a recent press conference for the new movie <i>Steve Jobs</i>, Michael Fassbender, who plays the late Apple CEO, jokingly said he “studied Ashton Kutcher” to prepare for the role. Fassbender was referencing that <i>other</i> Steve Jobs movie, which came out in 2013 and imagined Kutcher as the visionary in the …

Heat-triggered 'grenades' hit cancer

<b>Scientists have designed microscopic "grenades" that can explode their cancer-killing payload in tumours.</b><p>The team will present its findings at the National Cancer Research Institute conference next week.<p>They plan to use liposomes - tiny bubbles of fat which carry materials round the body - to …

Tumors

The Director of the Year's Most Sexually Explicit Movie Is on a Quest to Redefine Love

“Every couple who had a baby had sex. Every person who’s in this world—it’s because their parents had sex at least once in their life.” It’s a rainy …

French Government

Find life on Mars and kill it in 'The Technomancer'

Miss the character decision-driven science fiction epic of <i>Mass Effect</i>, but wish it had a <i>little</i> more of a melee focus? Pay attention to <i>Technomancer</i> -- it could be the spiritual successor you've been looking for. The game's developer, Spiders, doesn't exactly bill it as a <i>Mass Effect</i> clone, but the …

This little metal cube contains every collectible element on planet Earth

If you’re looking for something that’ll please your inner metallurgist, check out the Element Cube — a unique metal cube that contains every …

Detroit Auto Show

50 Fall Items Every Woman Should Own

The standout pieces you need for a well-rounded autumn-to-winter wardrobe.<p>The standout pieces you need for a well-rounded autumn-to-winter wardrobe.

Here’s How to Dress Up Your Turtleneck This Fall

From classic to mock-neck, the turtleneck is a tried-and-true warm staple for colder climes. But like every sweater during the temperature drop, the piece runs the risk of becoming another lived-in and actively pilling throw-on. The best way to keep the piece from losing its glory? Bring the focus …

Losing Identity

Project info<p>Have we lost our identity on the streets while making one ??<p>In today's digital world , access to camera has become relatively easy , so everyone with a camera is a photographer but on the other, as our uniqueness becomes more and more eroded, this easy access has put us at risk of …

Graphic Design

Veterans Put Your Problems into Perspective | Men's Health

Someone’s lunch exploded in the microwave. Traffic sucked. Your workouts have stopped working. You flew to Dallas and that meeting was cancelled. Your son didn’t make the team. Your wife is never in the mood.<p>All pretty legit complaints. Until you talk to some guys who have seen days that are at …

US Women Win World Gym Team Title: Pictures

United Kingdom

15 Roots Reggae Songs You Should Know

While a population of slightly more than 2.5 million people makes Jamaica roughly the size of Houston, Texas, the influence and creative legacy of classic roots reggae—the Caribbean island’s most beloved export—on contemporary music, culture, and fashion are immeasurable. As I write this, Omi’s …

An Intimate Glimpse Inside the Lives of Brooklyn’s Latin King Gang Members

When photographer Nicolas Enriquez moved from his hometown in Colombia to study photojournalism in New York, he was inspired to start a documentary …

Time I

9 Things Successful People Do Right Before Bed

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Success

Today in Gear: October 27, 2015

<i>BMX meets fat bike, a wi-fi duffel bag (really), a bison “down jacket” and more.</i><p>On the Radar<p>Reveals, New Launches and Gear<p>United By Blue Ultimate …

Shopping

Four Core Reasons Why Your Empathy May Be Missing

You tear up when you see commercials for abused and neglected animals. You cry with a friend who shared her feelings about a recent breakup. You even feel "touched" when you meet a stranger who hints at being lonely. You are seemingly compassionate and moved when it relates to those outside your …

Empathy

Why I Never Wash My Denim Jeans—And Maybe You Shouldn’t Either

So, you’ve been publicly “denim shamed”: Your colleagues, friends, family, or lovers are balking at your admission that you don’t wash your jeans—like, almost ever.<p>Most likely a sinking feeling has befallen you. Your back tightens, a lump develops in your throat, and you begin shifting from one …