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Two Powerful Types Of Checklists You Must Use

Have you ever spent hours preparing a big presentation only to find your laptop battery out of charge moments before speaking?<p>Or perhaps you’ve tried to outsource time-consuming tasks in your business, like setting up an ad campaign, only to find the person responsible “forgets” several vital steps.<p>…

Productivity

How to boost your homemade smoothie game: A step-by-step guide

Step 1: Liquid<p>Pour <b>liquids</b> (1 to 2 cups) in first for efficient blending. Examples: coconut water, milk, juice, kefir, kombucha, herbal or green tea.<p>To add a little <b>magic</b>, sprinkle in spices, herbs, citrus zest, natural extracts and flavorings and sweeteners.<p>For a nutritional <b>boost</b>, sprinkle in …

Healthy Eating

Stunning Images of the Solar Eclipse

Outdoors

From Steak Dinner to Situation Room: Inside Trump's Syria Strike

President Donald Trump was complimenting the wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping over steak dinner on Thursday as his military prepared to fire …

Timeline of the Syrian civil war and US response

The U.S. attack on a Syrian air base came after years of heated debate and deliberation in Washington over intervention in the bloody civil war.<p>Chemical weapons have killed hundreds of people since the start of the conflict, with the U.N. blaming three attacks on the Syrian government and a fourth …

Great Managers Lead Meetings For 3 Different Outcomes

What makes for a successful meeting?<p>For some companies, the idea of holding consistently effective meetings is a pipe dream. Employees view most meetings as a necessary evil, a complete waste of time at best, a torturous exercise in endurance at worst.<p>But what if the problem centers on what you’re …

Equal Pay Day: a wage gap fact check

How would someone go about finding the true wage gap numbers across gender and race groups in the US? <b>Mona Chalabi</b> investigates on Equal Pay Day<p>Hey there, hope your week is going well. I’m delivering this week’s fact check a bit early. Yesterday, I got an email from Daniel in Lancaster, California, …

The US Military's Secretive X-37B Space Plane: 6 Surprising Facts

Photo Credit: NASA Marshall Space Flight Center<p>Slide 1 of 14<p>Introduction<p>The U.S. Air Force's X-37B space plane has been zipping around Earth since …

'Patient zero': The misunderstood stories of how disease spreads

<b>(CNN) —</b> When a researcher's scrawling of the letter O was misinterpreted as a zero in reference to a HIV patient in the early 1980s, the provocative term "patient zero" was born.<p>It triggered a wave of events in which the patient, Gaëtan Dugas, a French-Canadian flight attendant, was erroneously …

Tesla acquires Grohmann engineering to boost production

Tesla just announced that it will acquire Germany’s Grohmann Engineering, in a deal that will see the global engineering leader become Tesla’s new Advanced Automation facility based in Germany, a new subdivision of the automaker dedicated to helping Tesla increase the automation and effectiveness …

Planet Earth II: the most amazing places, chosen by producers

David Attenborough’s Planet Earth II is already thrilling viewers with its amazing photography. We asked the show’s producers for their most memorable places, and suggest ways of seeing the wonders for yourself – though travelling to truly remote spots does not make for a budget trip

Is High-Intensity Interval Training The Fast Track To Health?

Ask a bunch of people why they don't get enough physical activity and you're likely to hear: "I have no time."<p>No wonder there's been so much hullabaloo about interval training, which alternates short bouts of relatively intense efforts with periods of recovery. Research suggests it can provide some …