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This Company Will Pay You to Take a Month-Long Road Trip Across Europe

There are few things as romantic as picking up and heading out on a long road trip. The only way you could improve a great road trip is if someone …

10 endlessly fascinating websites to waste your time on

The internet is a vast, wonderful trove of information. There's so much to learn from a seemingly endless supply of resources. From video lectures …

I earn $950 an hour writing from my couch — here are my best tips for people who want to work for themselves

People are intrigued when I say I'm a writer: "Ooooh, novels? TV shows? Anything I know?"<p>When I explain that I have a blog and a copywriting business, they say, "Cool!" but sometimes, their eyes mist with pity. They offer to help me find work. They picture me living in a water-stained basement …

Homework

Create your own AI-powered voice assistant with Matrix Voice

The Matrix Voice development board is a Raspberry Pi add-on you can use to build your own voice assistant. I got my hands on a review unit to see if someone who is “code illiterate” could make something out of it.<p>Some people have an affinity for programming and development. I’m not one of them. …

How to make money mining bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies without knowing anything about it

You might think you need an extreme know-how of computers to do any kind of crypto mining, that it couldn't possibly be done by the average person.<p>Turns out, it's absurdly easy.<p>You just need computer parts that are powerful enough to make mining profitable, and a handy piece of software called …

27 underrated US destinations everyone should visit in their lifetime

A step-by-step guide to get richer, healthier, and happier in 31 days

If you don't yet have a plan for 2018, you might be in trouble.<p>Lucky for you, we've already made a plan for you. Above is our 31-day guide to starting off a healthy, wealthy, happy year. Each day is accompanied by a task, along with a quick explanation, below, of why it's important.<p>Read on to find …

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有钱人是怎么破产的?50多个破产、巨亏的真实故事,看完一身冷汗!

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为了找出读梦的诀窍,他们锲而不舍地…把人叫醒

大多数人每晚会做大约五个梦,虽然我们可能一个也记不住。 <br>↑你昨晚梦见什么了?图片来源:wikimedia.org不过,就算你自己不记得,科学家们也有办法“读”到你的梦——美国和瑞士的研究者们发现,大脑后部有一块区域,在做梦时脑电波会有变化,可以用来辨别一个人是否做了梦。<b>更重要的是,他们还发现,做梦时脑电波的模式可能会显示你梦见了什么。</b>这些成果可得来不易,因为做没做梦并不是一个很好判断的事情。我们的睡眠包括两个时相:非快速眼动睡眠期(NREM)和快速眼动睡眠期(REM)。 …

让你的时间更值钱,有这8个套路

你会不会有这种感觉:时间一点都不够用!<p>看了那么多的时间管理文章,依然有干不完的活,做不完的事,狠不得把1分钟掰成两半。<p>为什么会没效果?<p>因为大多数时间管理的文章,是关于如何使用效率工具、如何更有执行力、如何减少拖延、如何提升自控力的。<p>你的确能用它们解决当下最紧迫的表面需求,然而熟练掌握之后,你还会感到缺点什么。<p>这就像你加班至眼皮支不起,一杯咖啡或浓茶是可以火速补足精神,但此时你真正需要的是一头栽到床上睡大觉。<p>单纯考虑如何把一天24小时做得越快越好,像陀螺那般干活还不够。那只是初级的时间管理方式,你还需要不同寻常的时间管理方式。<p>好货不私藏,全部摊开给你看。<p><b>一</b>、<b>克隆时间:把1份时间卖成N份</b><p>电视剧《西 …

Thanks to a little-known airline hack, traveling around the world could be cheaper than you realize

I'll admit, I had nearly written off the possibility of booking an around the world trip and visiting a handful of countries in one fell swoop for fear that I'd never land on a total airline fare I could stomach.<p>Then I learned about the Round-the-World (RTW) ticket, a program offered by the major …

Frequent-flyer Programs

How to Fly to Europe for Under $100

Airlines are offering super-cheap airfare with Easter flash sales.<p>Travelers can score ultra-cheap flights within the U.S. and to (and around) Europe …

Owe Money to the IRS? You Could Score a Free One-Way Trip with JetBlue

April 18—Tax Day—is fast approaching. Not expecting a fat refund check? Here’s some consolation: <i>Travel + Leisure</i> reports that JetBlue is giving away …

史密森尼评选出了他们今年最爱的照片,一起来看看

<i>美国《史密森尼》杂志(Smithsonian Magazine)揭晓了2017年史密森尼摄影大奖的结果。这一年共有来自146个国家和地区的48000张图片参赛,从印度尼西亚清真寺祈祷的妇女到博茨瓦纳让人惊艳的野生大象,最终的获奖作品给评委留下了深刻的印象。</i><p>比赛共分为七组,除了年度大奖外,包括自然世界组、旅行组、可持续性旅行组、人物组、美国体验组、后期处理组及手机组的每个类别都评选出了最佳图片。另外,《纽约洗衣房小憩》在36000名读者的投票中拔得头筹,获得了读者选择奖。<p><i>年度大奖</i><p>《斋月的祈祷者》(Ramadan Prayers)<p>印度尼西亚雅加达,斋月期间,伊斯蒂克拉尔清真寺内祈祷的妇女。<p>摄影师: …

This 33-year-old traveled to every country in the world and made $1.5 million doing it

Johnny Ward is living the dream.<p>The travel blog he started as a broke backpacker called OneStep4Ward developed into an online marketing firm that he can manage from anywhere in the world. He built himself a career that granted him the flexibility to travel for 10 years (and counting), and visit …

微波炉竟然能做这些美味,你准没想到

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12 Stunning Cafés Every History Buff Needs to Visit

The best historic coffee shops around the world, from Paris to Buenos Aires.<p>You don’t have to be a caffeine addict to appreciate a coffee house with …

Buenos Aires

This Company Will Pay You $10,000/Month to Travel the World and Stay in Luxury Homes

While vacations should be merciful escapes from all of the screens in your life, you might as well admit you're just going to post photos and videos …

为什么你活得又累又不开心?

今天见了一个很久不见的老朋友,相见甚欢。作为一个心理咨询师的坏处,就是这些人见了你就喜欢跟你吐槽最近过得怎么不好。<p>老朋友不到40岁,身体开始出小毛病了,越活越觉得不开心,压力大,经常觉得没意思。<p>我说这么多年了,你还是给自己找那么多压力,折磨自己的身体。<p><b>为什么你会活得又累又不开心?你的焦虑从何而来?</b><p><b>一</b> …

人在年轻的时候一定要奋斗吗?

总有那么一小撮老天格外眷顾的孩子,他们在年轻的时候就自然习得、或从父辈身上顿悟了奋斗背后的巨大意义,在飞驰的人生列车上,一次又一次向未知的自己发起进攻。<p>读书的时候他们全力投入、一骑绝尘;搞事业的时候他们不顾一切、一鸣惊人。他们显然会拥有更为幸运的人生结局。<p>而年轻人中的大多数,是像我一样没去欧洲开过眼 …

一提到钱,大家就不是那么亲热了 | 30个残酷生活真相

人生就是这样,有欢笑也有泪水。<p>一部分人主要负责欢笑,<p>另外一部分人主要负责泪水。<p>幸亏当局者迷,<p>不然真的看清事实真相,很多人是承受不来的。<p><b>(一)</b><p><b>01 |</b> 小时候以为有钱人都很跋扈,心都是黑的。长大后才发现,很多有钱人都懂得很多,经历很丰富,做事儿很认真,为人很宽厚,理性,比穷人更好相处。<p><b>02 |</b> 很多年 …

相机拍出的你真的“更胖”

相机拍出的照片和我们眼睛看到的不同有一些心理学上的解释可能我们都听说过,比如说看镜子里左右相反的自己看得多,比较熟悉,看到真实的自己会觉得不习惯 所以不喜欢。实际上,还有两个现实的原因会让你在照片里显得更宽一些。第一个原因是,多数摄像机只有一个镜头,而人有两只眼睛。 …

How to Track Airfare Prices and Get a Good Deal on Tickets

We all want to buy airfare when the prices are at their lowest, but timing that exactly right can fall somewhere between lucky guess to very …

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赏图 | 30张最美风景,来舒缓假期结束的忧桑~

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Get Smarter in 2017. Here Are 5 Places to Educate Yourself Online (for Free) | Inc.com

What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy?<p>According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And plasticity is …

Learning

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在吃饭这件小事上,你需要多加点仪式感

生活的态度,就从每天的一茶一饭, 一杯一瓮里开始。<br>Casa de Perrin <br>ins:casadeperrin<br>这个名字看上去很法国的牌子,实际上是个美国品牌,来自洛杉矶。打开它的 ins 账户,映入眼帘的便是满满的华丽感。以倡导高品质的餐桌文化的 CP 由一对夫妻打造,致力于制作出收藏独特、价值连 …

Get Travel Credits Worth $300 by Visiting the United States Virgin Islands in 2017

I n celebration of 100 years since the transfer of the islands of Saint Croix, Saint John or Saint Thomas from Denmark to the United States on …

3 things I learned from 3 months of solo travel

My parents met at a youth hostel in Switzerland. Travel is the very reason that I’m alive on this earth. And solo travel is considered a rite of …