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How to Stress Less and Achieve More

Maria Stenvinkel | Posted 02.08.2016 | Healthy Living
Maria Stenvinkel

If you want to break this vicious cycle, these tips will help you to stress less and achieve more.

Identity and the Future of America

Christopher Holshek | Posted 02.08.2016 | Politics
Christopher Holshek

Americans are more worried and anxious about the future than ever. Sure, every generation seems to think, for one reason or another, that the place is going to hell in a hand basket. This time, it appears to be a unique convergence of a number of things.

Strategies for Growing the Transhumanism Movement

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 02.05.2016 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

Future Transhumanist City -- Image by Sam Howzit Transhumanism--the international movement that aims to use science and technology to improve the h...

Andrew Ng, Chief Scientist at Baidu, Explains the Future of Work

Quora | Posted 02.04.2016 | Technology
Quora

How will work and jobs change over the next 10-20 years? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are a...

Roots Picnic 2016 Will Feature Usher, Future, Swizz Beatz, Kehlani & More

VIBE | Brennan Williams | Posted 02.03.2016 | Black Voices

By the looks of things, summertime ’16 is off to a good start. Not only did both of America’s groundhogs predict an early spring, but yet...

The Best Tech Gadgets at CES 2016

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 02.03.2016 | Technology
Rabbi Jason Miller

When I returned from the Consumer Electronics Show a few weeks ago, everyone wanted to know what was hot this year. I get that same question every year following CES and once again I rattled off the usual hot categories of virtual reality, 3D printing, robotics and drones.

Why Us Millennials Feel the Bern (aka We Need Hope)

Sam Dale | Posted 02.03.2016 | Politics
Sam Dale

ernie Sanders is offering something new and different: real change. He's proffering up action on climate change, less war, a justice system overhaul, universal healthcare, and a chance for genuine economic opportunity.

Is the Church of England Fit for Purpose?

Casper ter Kuile | Posted 02.01.2016 | Religion
Casper ter Kuile

Rather than assuming it knows what people need, the church should ask and listen. Then, with courage and creativity, can the church strengthen once again -- purposeful and alive.

Is American Economic Growth Over? (Thoughts on Robert Gordon's New Book)

Martin Ford | Posted 01.28.2016 | Business
Martin Ford

Robert J. Gordon, an economist at Northwestern University has recently published an important new book, The Rise and Fall of American Growth, which argues that the U.S. has entered a new age of stagnation. Paul Krugman has a good review of the book here.

The Future I Wish My 15-Year-Old Self Could See

Hollis Miller | Posted 01.27.2016 | Women
Hollis Miller

I want to remember what it was like to be 15. Because I don't think the 15-year-old me could imagine I'd be where I am now.

Tech Trends That Will Impact The Utility Sector in 2016

Seyi Fabode | Posted 01.27.2016 | Business
Seyi Fabode

As is obvious from the list above, these technologies aren't new (even AR is not new) but they are new to the utility industry. These technologies are mature in their applications in other industries and, for those in the utility industry, this is an indication of their reliability.

The Future of Surgery: Regrowing Tissue

Kevin R. Stone, M.D. | Posted 01.26.2016 | Science
Kevin R. Stone, M.D.

The collagen meniscus implant (CMI) is back on the US market, and it has the potential to change the way knees are treated. Here is why.

Neither Rashly Nor Timidly

Pawel Adamowicz | Posted 01.25.2016 | World
Pawel Adamowicz

"Nec Temere, Nec Timide" is a phrase in Latin, which one could translate to "neither rashly nor timidly." These words have been the motto of Gdansk for many years and yet it perfectly describes the way that we see shaping the future of our city.

The Beauty of 'Difference'

Beth Whitley | Posted 01.25.2016 | Parents
Beth Whitley

Having been catapulted into the world of special needs almost exactly 6 years ago, I have several close friends who have children with DS, and many of them have taken an active and passionate stance against some media's one-sided portrayal of this new test as an unequivocally "good thing."

The Rediscovery and Valuing of People Power

Robin Chase | Posted 01.25.2016 | Business
Robin Chase

It's time to change the game by creating platforms and sharing power and value with the people who give them life.

Government for the People

Jennifer Pahlka | Posted 01.24.2016 | Politics
Jennifer Pahlka

Not everyone agrees that government should provide food assistance for families who need it. But we can all agree that it makes no sense for families (and the workers in government who serve them) to spend untold hours navigating bureaucracy.

How the Software Revolution is Changing our World

Victoria Espinel | Posted 01.20.2016 | Technology
Victoria Espinel

Software will dramatically change our lives and our society. We are in the midst of dramatic societal changes driven by software -- a revolution pro...

Want True Equality? Make Everyone Powerful

William Drayton | Posted 01.19.2016 | Business
William Drayton

How many schools, education reformers, and parents know that they are failing unless their young people are practicing being changemakers?

Why I/We Hate Exercise (And How to Circumnavigate Our Reluctance)

Jane Simon, M.D. | Posted 01.15.2016 | Healthy Living
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Jane Simon, M.D.

This equation is simple:a few minutes of discipline equals hours of comfort, pleasure, a lengthened lifespan, and less time spent on medical procedures.

Education Is Our Best Hope in a World Filled With Emergencies

The University of Central Florida Forum | Posted 01.13.2016 | Education
The University of Central Florida Forum

When we die, the knowledge stored in our brains disappears. But through education, each generation of people can pass their knowledge to the next via spoken language, books and other media, and this knowledge can accumulate through the ages.

I'm Going to Be Old, and I Want to Be Ready

Brent Stoller | Posted 01.07.2016 | Healthy Living
Brent Stoller

I look in the mirror, and I wonder how I can avoid such fates. What measures can I put in place? What opportunities should I pursue, and what risks should I take? Fast-forwarding into the future, what will I regret not having done that I should've been doing all along?

The Pistons Made A Sick Supercut Of Obama Rapping ‘Jumpman’

The Huffington Post | Justin Block | Posted 01.05.2016 | Sports

And now, thanks to Toronto's own @Drake, a message from President @BarackObama ... RT #NBAVote Andre Drummond https://t.co/5s0VHNI0...

What If There Was a Better Way to Reach Space?

José Mariano López-Urdiales | Posted 01.05.2016 | Technology
José Mariano López-Urdiales

Some say that fundamental advances in technology have stalled since the end of the Cold War. In the words of Buzz Aldrin: "You Promised Me Mars Colonies. Instead, I Got facebook." However, progress need not hinge only on power politics. As a species we have to learn how to continue inventing while reducing our reliance on military research.

Where Are We Headed in 2016? 11 Predictions

Marian Salzman | Posted 01.04.2016 | Business
Marian Salzman

As we move into week one of a year when international news won't be "all bad, but much of it is," according to NBC News Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel's 2016 forecast, let's see what's in store closer to home.

Media's Accountability As a Leader

Erin DeGiorgi | Posted 01.07.2016 | Media
Erin DeGiorgi

Earlier this month, Arianna Huffington wrote a post entitled, "A Note on Trump: We Are No Longer Entertained." I found this to be an enlightening arti...