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You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through. - Positive Quotes

Change has a considerable psychological impact on the human mind. To the fearful it is threatening because it means that things may get worse. To the …

Mind

Seven unknown architectural wonders

Forget the Taj Mahal and the Colosseum – some of the world’s most impressive structures remain out of the public eye.<p>We’ve all heard of the Colosseum, the Great Wall of China, and the Taj Mahal. But what about the world’s undiscovered architectural wonders: the man-made marvels where most crowds …

Taj Mahal

Facebook is being sued for amassing the world's largest stash of facial-recognition data

This data-collection program led to its well-known automatic face-tagging service. But it also helped Facebook create "the largest privately held stash of biometric face-recognition data in the world," the Courthouse News Service reports.<p>The lawsuit alleges that this facial-recognition program …

Privacy

How do you catch the sun to make electricity at night? This German inventor has an answer.

Wolfram Walter is a man obsessed with things electric.<p>He’s electrified his bicycle. He’s electrified his Porsche. When he introduces his dog, Paula, you almost expect him to tell you that he’s electrified her, too.<p>Not yet, but you never know. The engineer from a small town in southwestern Germany …

13 Things You Didn't Know About Body Hair

Gross and informative!<p><b>1. Body hair doesn't last as long as the hair on your head.</b> The reason body hair doesn't get longer than a few inches is because it only has a lifespan of about six months.<p><b>2. Your body hair has muscles.</b> Believe it or not, your body hair has muscle cells; it's what makes them …

Former Heavyweight Boxer Ken Norton Sr. Passes Away at 70

Ken Norton Sr., an International Boxing Hall of Famer who is recognized by pundits as one of the greatest heavyweights in the sport's history, died Wednesday after a long battle with congestive heart failure.<p>He was 70 years old.<p>Norton, whose professional boxing career spanned three decades, died at …

Barca to ask AFA to release Messi - MARCA.com (English version)

Barcelona will be keeping a close eye on Argentina's game tomorrow in Paraguay as Leo Messi's national side is in with a chance of mathematically …

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Santiago train crash: Spain declares three days of national mourning

The Spanish government has decreed three days of official mourning after Wednesday's train crash near Santiago de Compostela in Galicia, which left …

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iPhone loses market share in Europe as Android surges

Apple lost market share to Android in Western Europe, according to market researcher IDC.<p>Market trends in Western Europe are not looking good for Apple's iPhone. "Apple's iOS continues to lose ground as market share declined to 20% from 25% in 1Q12 [first quarter 2012]," IDC said Tuesday.<p>Android, …