Jane G

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How to Build Muscle Without Fat

Bulking up typically involves consuming more calories in order to feed the muscles you are building. The problem with eating more is that it can be …

Why trees shed their leaves

Something to think about while raking.<p>In temperate forests across the Northern Hemisphere, trees shed their leaves during autumn as cold weather …

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Malala's Fight for a Modern Pakistan

Malala Yusufzai is leading a movement to modernize—and do the right thing, whatever the consequences. By Hussain Haqqani.<p>Although Malala Yusufzai did …

14 Jeff Bezos Quotes That Show Why Amazon's Boss Is A Total Genius

He's building a mysterious 10,000-year clock in a West Texas cave.<p>Earlier this year, he bought the Washington Post for $250 million.<p>You wouldn't want to get on his bad side.<p>Bezos achieved so much success by being incredibly smart and business savvy, and so we rounded up some quotes that show his …

Did We Steal Our Moon From Venus?

Is our planet a dirty thief?<p>Dave Stevenson, professor of planetary science at Caltech, gave an intriguing speech at the Origin of the Moon conference in London this week. The most widely accepted theory about the Origin of the Moon is called the "giant impact theory," which is pretty much what you …

That 'DIAMOND SUPER EARTH' may actually be WORTHLESS ball of gas

A "diamond super Earth" discovered a year ago may not be anywhere near as valuable as previously suggested.<p>A graduate student at the University of …

Will A Pakistani Teenager Win The Nobel Peace Prize?

It hasn't been a great year for peace. War is raging in Syria, grinding conflicts drag on in Afghanistan and Iraq, and assorted insurgencies plague nations from Asia to Africa.<p>Yet the Nobel Peace Prize will be announced Friday, and one of the favorites would be a striking choice: Malala Yousafzai, …

What Are the Worst Technological Innovations of All Time?

We think about technological progress as moving us forward, but for every giant leap, there are just as many awkward sidesteps. Today, we want to …

How to: Use a password manager to have strong, unique passwords for each website

Evernote, Adobe, even Apple … just a few of the companies who have found their user data compromised by hackers in recent times. The possibility of a hacker being able to access one of your web accounts is worrying enough – but if you use the same email address and password for almost <i>all</i> the …

iPhone 6 said to feature display around 5 inches; iWatch is more than just a smartwatch

Several solid reports over the past few weeks have stated that Apple’s next-generation iPhone 6 will finally feature a larger display. Following <i>The</i> …

How useful are MBAs for starting your own business?

<b>For many would-be entrepreneurs, getting a Master of Business Administration (MBA) qualification is seen as essential.</b><p>Yet with the most prestigious MBA courses in the US costing more than $100,000 (£62,000) in tuition fees alone, they don't come come cheaply.<p>But does the celebrated qualification, …

Fitbit Force brings smartwatch features to a fitness tracker

Fitbit is making its latest device to quantify your activity, the wrist-worn Force fitness tracker, official today. The Force is an evolution of the Flex, Fitbit’s other wrist-worn tracker, and offers an OLED display and altimeter on top of the features included in the Flex. It's very similar to …

Malala Yousafzai Awarded Sakharov Prize

Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai, who was shot last year by Taliban militants for her advocacy of girls' education, has been awarded the Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought by European lawmakers.<p>The 16-year-old, considered a contender for this year's Nobel Peace Prize, joins previous winners …

How To Get Rid Of Toxic Employees - And Hire Right

Employees can be the greatest thing or the worst nightmare for a business owner – it all depends on who you hire and who you decide to keep. The right employees contribute to the company’s success, stability and happiness. The wrong employees will bring the company down, and cause the owner endless …

About 15% of Americans live in poverty, so why is no one talking about it?

It's not my intention to belittle the government shutdown or the political showdown underway between President Obama and the GOP, but more often that not, America's fickle news media is dominated by one subject. It's what gets left out that is often more telling than what everyone (or at least the …