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Why You Should Try Meditating While Running (and How to Do It) — Runner’s World

I’m running down Kelly Drive in Philadelphia on an unseasonably warm fall day, my purple sneakers softly thudding against the ground. As I run, I …

Why You’re Not Losing Weight

Despite what we’ve long been told, and the pervasive amount of food- and fat-shaming in our culture, the number on the scale isn’t always a simple …

This Bengaluru-based startup can treat vertigo and stroke with a unique gadget

The gadget, named 'Balance Eye', primarily has an application in neurology, ENT as well as in emergency care.<p>Cyclops Medtech, a Bengaluru-based …

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

<b>Alice Isn’t Dead</b><p><b>The creepy podcast from the Welcome To Night Vale gang</b><p>The makers of the gloriously weird Welcome To Night Vale are behind this eerie podcast. Those concerned that they might have to get up to speed with that series’ labyrinthine backstory, fear not: this is not a spinoff, nor a …

Raheem Sterling

21 Recipes for Mouthwatering Memorial Day Burgers

Memorial Day is fast approaching, and, obviously, that means grilling burgers. Believe us, we'll throw just about <i>anything</i> that's edible over the flames, but the joy of biting into the rosy, juicy insides of a well-charred hunk of beef jammed between bread has established the burger in its deserved …

Cooking

Fascinating map shows how America's source of immigrants has changed since 1850

In 1850, the majority of American immigrants were from European countries. The Eastern seaboard was dominated by Irish immigrants, while Germans flocked to the Midwest and Texas.<p>By 1900, Germany had become the dominant source of immigrants to the US, while Mexicans started to move en masse into …

New Mexico

3 Powerful Tips to Help You Read 100 Books This Year | Inc.com

What's the secret to thinking like a CEO? According to Jessica Mah, co-founder of InDinero, it's simple -- just read 100 books a year. She's not the only one insisting that, if you want to be super successful, you need to read more. Business greats like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett have said much …

Books

12 unusual, strange and downright bizarre hotels | CNN Travel

(CNN) — When it comes to travel, most of us usually look for hotels that are conveniently located, affordable and comfortable. But sometimes, we want something out of the ordinary.<p>Need inspiration? These 12 eccentric hotels highlighted by TripAdvisor provide an unforgettable sleep:<p>1. Inntel Hotel …

Costa Rica

Don't travel anywhere without these 10 apps

What do US Airways, Hertz and Southwest have in common? They have the worst smartphone apps for travelers, according to a new study.<p>US Airways scored …

Apps
The Brain

3 science ideas you’ll be hearing more about in 2016

Who said scientists can’t be world-famous celebrities? On Sunday, nearly $22 million in Breakthrough Prizes were handed out to the world’s top researchers in physics, the life sciences, and mathematics. The $3 million Breakthrough Prizes, at twice the dollar amount of the Nobel Prize, are the …

Breakthroughs

This Wall Street bank is minting startup founders

Just ask Spencer Rascoff: the former Goldman banker spent years working at various startups before joining Zillow Group's founding team.<p>He ascended through the ranks, beginning in 2005, before becoming CEO of the home-sales site.<p>Business Insider tracked down 29 other men and women who worked at …

Startups

The visionary behind the mind-blowing technology of ‘Minority Report' has built it for real

One of the most memorable scenes in Stephen Spielberg's 2001 sci-fi thriller "Minority Report" is when police chief John Anderton (played by Tom Cruise) stands in front of a massive wall of transparent computer screens, using hand gestures to control elements on the displays.<p>John Underkoffler is …

Augmented Reality

13 steps anyone can take to get rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

Prompted by legendary businessman Andrew Carnegie, who turned a few nickels and dimes into a fortune, journalist Napoleon Hill researched more than 500 self-made millionaires over 20 years before releasing his 1937 best-seller "Think and Grow Rich."<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that the magic …

Self-improvement

Experience the Smart City of the Future at the IoTWF Dubai

The 600 largest cities in the world are expected to generate 65 percent of global GDP growth through 2025—the impact of IoT technologies can be substantial states McKinsey Global Institute.<p>With the Internet of Things World Forum rapidly approaching, I wanted to preview this year’s IoTWF Experience …

Smart Cities

UK's Visualisation Lab uses VR to solve transportation issues

The UK's Transport Systems Catapult has launched its new "Visualisation Laboratory." It's called that because it depends on virtual reality to, in the agency's own words, "help generate innovation and overcome problems in the UK's transport network." The facility plans to install several VR systems …

'Impossible' rocket drive works and could get to Moon in four hours

The British designed EM Drive actually works and would dramatically speed up space travel, scientists have confirmed<p>Interplanetary travel could be a step closer after scientists confirmed that an electromagnetic propulsion drive, which is fast enough to get to the Moon in four hours, actually works.<p>…

9 lessons in entrepreneurship from Silicon Valley

<i>This post is in partnership with Entrepreneur. The article below was originally published at</i> <i>entrepreneur.</i><i>com</i><i>.</i><p>By Steve Tobak, Entrepreneur<p>Successful …

Entrepreneurship