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For These Scientists, Their Passion Was Also Their Downfall. Literally.

These stories give a whole new meaning to the idea that no good deed goes unpunished. For these scientists and engineers, their breakthroughs were, …

Scientists Are Turning Nuclear Waste Into Long-Lived Diamond Batteries

The diamonds are made from radioactive graphite and can generate a small electric current for thousands of years.<p>Researchers at the University of Bristol have developed a method to turn radioactive graphite blocks, a waste product of nuclear reactors, into artificial diamonds that generate …

14 Books by Billionaires That Should Be on Every Entrepreneur's Christmas List | Inc.com

Reading is an essential part of any learning process. Books give you an intimate glimpse into the minds of others. They reveal subtleties you may not yet be aware of. So, especially when you're navigating a road as ambiguous as entrepreneurship, it's a good idea to take a page out of the stories of …

4 Landmark Books to Guide Your Entrepreneurial Journey

There is no substitute for reading books in the development of your entrepreneurial career.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the best ways to get a head start on your professional endeavors is to learn from the successful individuals that have come before you. …

Instagram Stories Just Introduced 3 Very Useful New Features

If the last few days have felt tense and overwhelming, to say the least, allow this to bring a little levity to your day: Instagram just announced a …

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What Entrepreneurs And Butterflies Have In Common (This Might Make You Cry)

A true story.<p>When I was 19 years old, I found myself on a river in Florida with 12 other guys. We were canoeing 320 miles down into the Gulf of Mexico on a trip called Outward Bound.<p>We were a troubled bunch, kids who had lost their way. Some of us had rough relationships with our families, others …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Twitter is considering selling Vine, after announcing last month that it plans to shut it down.</b> A TechCrunch report said that the company hopes to make a deal soon and is currently vetting multiple term sheets from companies offering to buy the video-sharing service.<p><b>2. Facebook will fight the</b> …

9 Customer Engagement Tools Every Website Needs

In recent years, digital media has played an important role in branding and customer service. Here are some compelling reasons every brand needs to …

5 Lessons From Kid Entrepreneurs Making More Money Than You

These youthful business leaders offer valuable tips on efficient ways to utilize their finances.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes. That’s the beauty of innovation -- as long as you have a great idea and a passion for success, …