Tim Emmons

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How to Make Better Life-Changing Decisions

It's time to shift our thinking from analysis-driven decision making and get at the heart of what we all actually want: happiness.<p>The corporate way to make decisions involve things like cost-benefit analysis, risk analysis, data analysis, plus a whole bunch of other analysis-driven exercises. Don't …

7 Ways To Dial Down Doubt And Crank Up Creativity

Don’t give those negative voices in your head more traction than they deserve.<p>“I doubt it.” How many times have you uttered those words? More importantly, how many times have doubts and fears prevented you from pursuing fresh ideas or launching creative projects?<p>“All of us, whether we are in show …

Creativity

3 Ways We Can Improve Our Creativity

By making a few changes, we can greatly improve our creative thought process.<p>The question of if we can improve creativity is a hot topic for many. One of the initial problems is how you define creativity. Is it being able to solve a complex problem using logic? Or is it more based on abstract …

Creativity

9 Habits That Lead To Terrible Decision-Making

Pizza or salad?<p>Buy or sell?<p>Expand or cut back?<p>Our choices define us. And for those running countries or companies, routine decisions can have dramatic effects on people's lives. So how can we ensure we're making the best possible choices for ourselves and the people we influence?<p>The folks at …

How To Transform Your Problem-Solving And Creativity

“Creative people have considerable cognitive flexibility, communicate easily, are intellectually curious, and tend to let their impulses flow freely.”<p>…

New Genetic Tests for Women Who Are Expecting

A Growing Array of Tests to Check If Women Are Carriers for Mostly Rare Diseases<p>Women expecting a baby or planning a pregnancy are being pitched a fast-growing array of tests to check if they are carriers for hundreds of mostly rare genetic diseases.<p>Such genetic testing, called carrier screening, …

Molecular Biology

Love Them Or Hate Them, These Ultraviolet Macros Will Change The Way You See Arthropods

Ogre-face spider (Deinopis sp.) Just when we thought that the ogre-face couldn’t get any scarier, the eyes lit up under ultraviolet with an eerie …

Macro Photography

How To Make An Aquaponics System

Supplying the people of the world with sufficient food has been a constant issue ever since the population has begun to increase considerably. Now …

The Experimental Cookie: Teaching Kids Science Through Baking

The Plate<p>If you spend any time around cooks, you might hear some version of this comment: “Cooking is an art. But baking… ooh, that’s science.”<p>What people mean, usually, is that baking requires precision and relies on chemistry. Neglect kneading your bread dough, and you’ll forego the development …

Dessert