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Here are all the commercials that ran during the Super Bowl, in order

There were some clear stand-outs, and a few ads t hat didn't go down too well with the tens of millions of viewers watching the game.<p>There were 71 national ads in total (Many more ads aired during the game, but these were bought on a regional — and far cheaper — basis.) Re-watch your favorites.

9 Apps to Help You Completely Organize Your Life

Email was supposed to make our lives easier. Instead it’s become a dumping ground for travel itineraries, receipts, social-­media updates, work …

SAT Tutor Who Charges $1,000 An Hour: Here Are 6 Tips To Master The SAT

And he does it all over Skype.<p>Ninety-minute sessions with Green cost $1,500, but he promises he can deliver. He's hailed as the best SAT tutor in the country.<p>You can read more about Green here.<p>We caught up with Green to talk about some important tips for those prepping to take the standardized …

Here Are The First Details Of Obama's Big New ISIS Strategy

The White House just released the first bit of excerpts of Obama's speech:<p>"So tonight, with a new Iraqi government in place, and following consultations with allies abroad and Congress at home, I can announce that America will lead a broad coalition to roll back this terrorist threat. Our objective …

10 Lessons That Will Help You Excel In Your 30s

But I did something else. I sent an email out to my subscribers (subscribe here) and asked readers age 37 and older what advice they would give their 30-year-old selves.<p>The idea was that I would crowdsource the life experience from my older readership and create another article based on their …

Scientists Discovered What Makes Men Attractive

Men are always trying to figure out what makes them more attractive to women. Recently, a number of studies have looked at the parts of the body women zero in on as "attractive" traits. These five features are the most prominent. Watch ...<p>(References below)<p>Symmetry, Voice, Jaws, Eyes,Height

Here's What Mars Looked Like 4 Billion Years Ago

It had blue skies, fluffy clouds, and flowing water.<p>Today, the planet is cold and dry with no signs of life.<p>The transition from an ancient habitable world to a cold desert is depicted in a new video released by NASA's Conceptual Image Lab.<p>Ancient river channels and craters suggest that Mars once …

Forget The 50 States; The U.S. Is Really 11 Nations, Author Says

For hundreds of years, this nation has been known as the United States of America. But according to author and journalist Colin Woodard, the country is neither united, nor made up of 50 states. Woodward has studied American voting patterns, demographics and public opinion polls going back to the …

Be Prepared For Stocks To Crash 40%-55%

I own stocks, so I'm certainly enjoying it.<p>I hope stocks continue to charge higher, but I can't find much data to suggest that they will. I only have a vague hope that the Fed will continue to pump air into the balloon and corporations will continue to find ways to cut more costs and grow their …

Type Your Own Animated Movie With This Crazy Software

Inside this playful screenwriting software may hide the future of filmmaking: You simply write what you want to see, and that vision plays on screen.<p>Here’s how Hollywood works today: Somebody writes a script. And especially if it’s an animated feature–a piece that will take hundreds of Pixar …

Check Out These 11 Awesome Hidden Features Of Google

For example, did you know you could make your Google Translator beatbox in German? How about give you an easier way to track packages?<p>These totally cool hidden features of Google just make us love it more.

I’m Sorry, Too, Mr. President

I’m sorry, too, Mr. Pres­id­ent.<p>I’m sorry you couldn’t fin­esse a single Re­pub­lic­an vote for health in­sur­ance re­form in 2010.<p>I’m sorry …

21 Intense Portraits Of Zoo Animals Like You’ve Never Seen Them Before

Ademeit sought to capture "the beauty and grace of captive animals" through more than 500 animal portraits taken at local zoos from 2007 to 2011.<p>"I believe every animal has its own kind of beauty. I try to discover it and work it out," Ademeit told Business Insider. "If I succeed, I can show the …

Wildlife

Warren Buffett Warns Amateur Investors Against This Common Mistake

The Oracle of Omaha warns investors against an incredibly common mistake: You shouldn't try to time the market. He says it's a mistake to predict or listen to others who predict the short-term movement of stocks. By the same token, he says you shouldn't try to flip stocks like high-frequency …

How A $2.9 Million Jury Verdict Over Spilled Coffee Became America's Most Misunderstood Story

Screenshot/Retro Report/New York TimesThe documentary project Retro Report has a new video that takes a fresh look at the infamous case of a 79-year-old who spilled hot McDonald's coffee on herself and got a $2.9 million jury award.<p>The 1994 verdict for Stella Liebeck became fodder for critics of …

Three Questions Are Dominating The Discussion About The Stock Market On Wall Street

"The S&P 500 now trades above our year-end 2013 price target of 1750," writes Goldman Sachs chief U.S. equity strategist David Kostin in his latest note.<p>"Consequently, three questions dominated discussions this week: (1) the forward path of the US equity market; (2) prospective return of the S&P …

Baby 'cured' of HIV: New details offer hope for other patients

New details about the first person to be cured of HIV through drug therapy alone offer hope that others who are born with the virus may be able to beat it back and avoid a lifetime of treatment, researchers reported Wednesday.<p>The formerly HIV-positive Mississippi girl drew widespread interest in …

17 New Ways To Make Your LinkedIn Profile Irresistible To Employers

You've accomplished things in 2013. You've got things you want to accomplish in 2014.<p>A good place to start is LinkedIn. LinkedIn is constantly adding new features to help you get the most out of it, not just for job hunting but also for other kinds of professional development.<p>If your profile is …

Employment

New Book Gives The Best Account Yet Of Bush's Failed Presidency

Mr Bush surprised the visiting historians twice over, according to a fine new book about his time in office, "Days of Fire", by Peter Baker, a long-serving White House correspondent. First, his guests were taken aback by his air of serenity and his eagerness to chew over his eight years. Then …

11 Money Lies You Should Stop Telling Yourself Before Turning 30

For many people, hitting that milestone can also serve as a great motivator to get their lives together, particularly their financial lives.<p>There are books, blogs, and Twitter accounts dedicated solely to helping people cross that line. They typically tell you to get rid of debt, stop shopping so …

Ten Ratios To Make You Money In Stocks

Evaluating stocks to buy and sell can be a tricky business, even with all of the data available at your fingertips. Out of the dozens of ratios and metrics that give clues to the financial health of a company, a few of them are extremely useful for their simplicity and effectiveness.<p>Here are ten …

GOLDMAN: If The Debt Ceiling Isn't Raised And The Treasury Runs Out Of Cash, Then Say Goodbye To 4.2% Of GDP*

The government shutdown is the result of Congress' failure to make a budget deal.<p>However, the shutdown has taken attention away from a much bigger policy risk: the impending debt ceiling, which is when the U.S. Treasury is no longer able to borrow money by issuing debt.<p>Economists as well as …

Our Founding Fathers included Islam

Thomas Jefferson didn’t just own a Quran — he engaged with Islam and fought to ensure the rights of Muslims<p>Denise Spellberg<p>October 5, 2013 6:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Thomas Jefferson’s Qur’an”<p><i>[He] sais “neither Pagan nor Mahamedan [Muslim] nor Jew ought to be excluded from the civil rights of the</i> …

26 Maps That Show How Ethnic Groups Are Divided Across America

Take German-Americans, the country's largest ancestry group with 49 million members. While they make up more than 30% of the population in the Midwest, they account for less than 10% of the population in the Deep South and California.<p>Irish-Americans are everywhere in the North East, but almost …

The Best Of The Internet's Reaction To Obama's Plans To Bomb Syria

The memes are running 10-1 against, Mr. President.

George W. Bush

Inside The World's Most Ambitious Eco-City

Why would a petro-state erect a solar-powered eco-metropolis in the middle of the Arabian desert? To change the world.<p>At first glance, Masdar City appears a mirage. From a distance it looks like a single multicolored building, standing lonely on the horizon. Part of the illusion is due to the …

Astronomers Find First Evidence of Other Universes - MIT Technology Review

There’s something exciting afoot in the world of cosmology. Last month, Roger Penrose at the University of Oxford and Vahe Gurzadyan at Yerevan State …