Quora

Want to Change the World? Start Small for a Bigger Impact

There are things you can do today, no matter where you are.<p><i>What can I do today to make a difference in the world? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Jessica Shambora, Communications</b> …

David Foster Wallace

Anxiety And Depression Are More Closely Related Than They Seem

<i>Why do you say depression and anxiety are best friends? originally appeared on Quora –</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Amulya Malladi, Best Selling Author, author of The Copenhagen Affair, on Quora:</b><p>Depression and …

Anxiety

What Happens To Cancer Patients Who Aren't Treated?

<i>What happens to cancer patients who do not receive treatment? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by David Chan, MD from UCLA, Stanford oncology fellowship, on Quora:</b><p>Not every cancer …

Cancer

Conflict in Relationships Is Unavoidable, Here's How to Make it Bearable

It is what you believe about conflict that is going to cause you the most discomfort.<p><i>How can couples fight more productively? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Jen Elmquist, Licensed</b> …

Marriage

There Are Four Types Of Leaders - Which One Are You?

<i>Besides creativity, what other attributes are key to a successful leadership? originally appeared on Quora –</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Jeff DeGraff, author of The Innovation Code, on Quora:</b><p>Leaders need to …

Leadership

The Best Business Advice I Ever Got, in One Short Sentence

"Get out of the building."<p><i>What was the most helpful advice you received as an entrepreneur? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Ritu Narayan, Founder and CEO of Zūm, on Quora:</b><p>I always …

Success

Can employers help solve healthcare? | Opinion

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Health Care

5 Behaviors That Can Make You Rich Within 10 Years

Most people develop a very small skill set and forget to keep their skills current.<p><i>What are some options to become rich in ten years? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Gordon Miller,</b> …

Self-improvement

Why Are Some Small Kids So Attracted to Scary Sharks?

Why would a little kid like sharks? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora <i>- the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Tom Robinson <b>on</b> Quora:<p>Why would a little kid like sharks? Ummmm… maybe because sharks are awesome.<p>Young boys …

Afraid

If An Asteroid Ever Threatened Earth, How Would We Stop It?

<i>If there is a huge asteroid capable of destroying Earth that is going to hit us, how would we attempt to stop it (2017)? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Richard Muller, Professor of</b> …

Asteroids

How to Reinvent Your Career in Today's Hottest Industry

Everyone is talking about web development - with good reason.<p><i>How do you become a developer? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Ken Mazaika, CTO and Co-founder of The Firehose Project,</b> …

Programming

Why Entrepreneurs Should Invest More in Social Good

Social entrepreneurship is creating a new wave of companies focused on tackling key social challenges.<p><i>Why should entrepreneurs think about social good when creating companies? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better</i> …

Entrepreneurship

Is the U.S. on the decline? | Opinion

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United States

How could we stop an asteroid? | Opinion

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Asteroids

Why are people mad about DACA? | Opinion

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Immigration

9 Daily Habits Everyone Should Establish

What are the best habits that can change your life? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora <i>- the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Anita Sanz, Psychologist, on Quora:<p>As a psychologist, I’ve given this a lot of thought, because no …

Self-improvement

How Artificial Intelligence Will Shape the Workforce in the Next Decade

How will artificial intelligence affect the job landscape in the next 5 to 10 years? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora: <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p>Answer <b>by</b> Michael Armistead, Co-Founder & CEO, Respond Software, on Quora:<p>I’m …

Intelligence

Have Coding Bootcamps Nearly Tapped Out the Market?

<i>Why are many boot camps failing as of 2017? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Zach Sims, cofounder and CEO of Codecademy, on Quora:</b><p>This year we’ve seen a lot of news about coding …

Programming

Is Color Just An Illusion?

<i>If color is only an illusion, what does everything really look like? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Paul King, formerly at UC Berkeley Redwood Center for Theoretical Neuroscience,</b> …

Physics

How Do Instagram And Snapchat Compare For Promoting Your Blog?

<i>How do you compare Instagram vs. Snapchat for promoting your blog? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Mandie Mutchie, Makeup Artist + Healthy Lifestyle Coach, Blogger + Podcaster, on</b> …

Digital Marketing

Three Powerful Life Lessons From My 93-Year-Old Grandpa

<i>What life lessons did you learn from your grandparents or other elders in your community? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share</i> …

Happiness

Intelligence Is Overrated - Here's What It Really Takes to Win in Life

Can hard work beat intelligence? Always!<p><i>Can hard work beat intelligence? Does it depend on the field? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Richard Muller, Professor of Physics at UC</b> …

Self-improvement

Do Astronauts Get Sick In Space?

<i>How are the ISS crew kept healthy? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Robert Frost, Trained ISS astronauts to operate the motion control system, on Quora:</b><p>One of the attributes of living …

NASA

Why Do Placebos Work? The Unexpected Answer Is In Our Social Structure

<i>What evolutionary purpose does the placebo effect serve? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Drew Smith, Scientist, on Quora:</b><p>Assigning a “purpose” to any feature of evolution is an …

Placebos

Why Robotic Motor Functions Are So Hard For Engineers To Get Right

<i>Why is picking up things so hard for robots and non-humans? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Eric Jang, Research engineer at Google Brain, on Quora:</b><p>I work on robotic grasping and …

Robotics

What This Amazing Little Girl Said When Someone Insulted Her Two Dads

<i>What do children of same-sex couples call their parents? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to</i> …

Parenting

McDonald's and Starbucks Are Everywhere. Is Globalization Making Us All the Same?

Believe it or not, we're actually getting more multi-cultural.<p><i>As the world is getting more and more connected, will human be uni-cultural in the near future? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the</b> …

McDonald's

How Does The Brain Combine All Five Senses Into One Reality?

<i>How does the brain combine all senses into a single reality? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Paul King, formerly at UC Berkeley Redwood Center for Theoretical Neuroscience, on</i> …

Consciousness

Harvard Teaches Its Business School Students This Approach to Having Hard Conversations (but Stanford Prefers Another Way)

The longer you wait to have a tough conversation, the harder it gets.<p><i>What is the best way to approach a difficult conversation you have been avoiding? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer</b> …

Harvard Business School

Most People Prefer Baby Carrots Over Regular Ones. Meet The Guys Who Invented Them

<i>How were peeled baby carrots invented? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Joseph Ahrens, PhD plant physiology, invented peeled baby cut carrots in 1989, on Quora:</b><p>The story that you may …

Carrots