J Sterbs

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8 Tiny Changes to Make Your Life 10 Times More Enjoyable

Don't underestimate the cumulative power of small, steady changes in your daily routines.<p>8 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I think we are all open to making changes in our lives that make us happier and more successful, but few of us follow-through because …

Happiness

Amnesty: Up to 13,000 hanged in Syria's 'slaughterhouse'

BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian prison was known to detainees as "the slaughterhouse." Behind its closed doors, the military police hanged as many of 13,000 …

This Comedian Is Bringing Psychedelics to Middle America

Shane Mauss is about the furthest you can get from a stereotypical psychonaut—and as psychedelic medical research prepares to take off in 2017, that's a great thing.<p>"People aren't going to listen to some person with dreadlocks tell them about psychedelics. They're just not," Shane Mauss tells me. …

7 Picture Books to Teach Children About Giving to Others

Generosity is one of those simple-but-big concepts that manifests itself in many ways — explaining to children that it goes way beyond gifting big …

This Animated Modern Twist of a Bizarre Famous Painting Is Just Delightful

Hieronymus Bosch’s <i>The Garden of Earthly Delights</i> is one of the most famous paintings in history. The center panel of the triptych showcases a bunch …

AI isn't coming for our jobs, it's coming for our planet and will one day 'colonise the galaxy'

Jürgen Schmidhuber is painting an image of the future of our Universe. And it’s plain to see, we are neither a real part of it, nor is it our …

Artificial Intelligence

Sonos charts its post-Echo strategy on August 30

Sonos will share its vision of "the future of sound" at a media event on August 30 in New York.<p>While no new hardware is expected, the event will likely outline additional functionality for the company's existing line of wireless audio products -- including the Play:5, which was introduced in …

Smart Homes

Marijuana Taxes Swell, Not Up In Smoke After All

Not long ago, Colorado had a disappointing first year of tax collections from marijuana. When one projects one figure, perhaps anything less is a letdown, and the first state to legalize recreational marijuana projected a bonanza. The more skimpy actual numbers lead some to sound the alarm that …

16 Dresses That Have No Business Being Called Dresses

All sheer everything.<p>Sheer dresses, short dresses, barely-there dresses -- when it comes to red carpet attired, we've seen it all. Literally.<p>That's because sometimes celebrities leave too little to the imagination. Below, we've rounded up 16 dresses that have absolutely no business being called …

Buddha Had It Right: Relax The Mind And Productivity Will Follow

Eastern thought and meditation are pushing ever-closer to the mainstream. Today, many ancient teachings coincide perfectly with modern research on improved mental agility.<p>“The great enigma for psychologists and philosophers is the mind.”<br>–Bhante Wimala<p>Several decades ago, the term ‘mindfulness’ used …

Mindfulness