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What If?

How to Harness the Power of 'What If'

Kayla Matthews | Posted 09.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Kayla Matthews

If you're always thinking about things that have already happened and wondering what could have been, you're cheating yourself out of a perfectly great life in the present. You can't be in two places at once and you can't live in the past while also enjoying the present.

'What If? - A Review of Randall Munroe's New Book

Peter H. Gleick | Posted 09.01.2014 | Books
Peter H. Gleick

One night, years ago, when I was complaining at dinner, one of my sons wordlessly got up from the table, walked out of the room, and a couple of minutes later returned with a piece of paper with a cartoon on it.

Fans Totally Freak Out Over Daniel Radcliffe Surprise

The Huffington Post | Avery Stone | Posted 08.15.2014 | Entertainment

When a group of people ventured to see Daniel Radcliffe's new movie, they thought they'd simply see the film and go about their day. Little did the...

Daniel Radcliffe Has No Plans To Stop Getting Naked In Movies

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 08.08.2014 | Entertainment

Our favorite ex-wizard, Daniel Radcliffe, just loves to strip down for the camera. The star, who first publicly forewent clothing for his role in s...

Lauren Duca

Here's How Daniel Radcliffe Avoided The Curse Of The Child Star

HuffingtonPost.com | Lauren Duca | Posted 08.08.2014 | Entertainment

In anticipation of the wonderful and charming romantic comedy "What If," HuffPost Entertainment spoke to Daniel Radcliffe about the way he chooses rol...

What would happen if the 20 biggest cities of the U.S. were destroyed by Nuclear Weapons?

Quora | Posted 09.30.2014 | Politics
Quora

This question originally appeared on Quora. Answer by Carter Moore, Degree in Political Science, former Congressional aide and Federal employee Wh...

Matthew Jacobs

For His Latest Spell, Harry Potter Saves The Romantic Comedy

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.31.2014 | Entertainment

If a single year's romantic comedies were used to gauge the genre's welfare, 2014 would fail. There haven't been many to begin with, and the latest to...

What If Buildings Could Function As Medicine?

Matt Murrie | Posted 09.29.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

If both medications and the environment make physiological and neurological changes in us, could it be possible to design the environment to both engender and habituate attributes and behaviors in ourselves in order to prevent, or even reverse, diseases and disorders?

Daniel Radcliffe Spills The Deets On Losing His Virginity

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 07.25.2014 | Entertainment

"Harry Potter" actor Daniel Radcliffe spoke candidly about losing his virginity in a new interview with Elle magazine. The 25-year-old sat down t...

What If We Changed the Way Content Is Shared?

Matt Murrie | Posted 08.27.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

In her conversation from the What If... ? Conference last March, Content Community Creator, Audrey Bellis starts out sharing her belief that comment s...

Daniel Radcliffe Says The 'Friend Zone' Is A Male Invention

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 06.26.2014 | Women

He spent all of his teenage years embedded in a fantastical world of magic and wizardry, but if there's one thing that Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcl...

What If We Were All Family Generation Changers?

Matt Murrie | Posted 08.20.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

What if, in doing so, we won't just create new opportunities for ourselves, we'll also uncover ways to create new opportunities for our families that may not have otherwise existed?

What If Every Business Is a Social Business?

Matt Murrie | Posted 08.06.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

Successful business concepts are those that best solve the needs of others. It takes a tremendous amount of empathy to truly understand others' needs -- and shift with them as their needs change.

What If We Put a Full Stop to Period Punishments?

Matt Murrie | Posted 07.26.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

What if, together, we can see to it puberty is a wonderful passage into all of the possibilities of adulthood, instead of a life sentence into insecurity, shame and isolation for young women?

What If Your Story Is Mine?

Matt Murrie | Posted 07.13.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

The one thing that rarely happens is a genuine connection of empathy between those consuming the media stories and those who are living them.

What If You Could Learn Like a Jedi

Matt Murrie | Posted 07.02.2014 | Education
Matt Murrie

People change, beliefs change, systems change, everything changes. When education doesn't evolve with these changes, it affects our present and future.

Leaving A World Of 'What Ifs' Behind

Anokhi Saklecha | Posted 06.28.2014 | Teen
Anokhi Saklecha

I later realized that by asking 'what ifs' I was trying to eliminate the true essence of life -- surprise, adventure, and uncertainty. Life follows a twisted path that none of us can foresee. So, why waste time on questions that we can't answer?

What If Entrepreneurship Can Be Used to Help NCAA Athletes Achieve More?

Matt Murrie | Posted 05.02.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

There are 351 Division I schools with men's and women's basketball teams, yet there are only 30 NBA teams and 12 WNBA teams. There are 120 Division I ...

What If What We Studied Had Global Impact?

Matt Murrie | Posted 04.10.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

What if, in order to overcome the biggest problems we're facing, we need a two-pronged attack that places greater emphasis on interdisciplinary thought and experiential learning as opposed to rigid disciplines and lectures?

What If We All Had Superpowers?

Matt Murrie | Posted 03.23.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

Who didn't spend their childhood wondering what it would be like to fly through the air, shoot lasers from your eyes, or read people's minds? But what...

What If Technology Has Killed Privacy?

Matt Murrie | Posted 12.20.2013 | Technology
Matt Murrie

What if Santa Claus isn't the only one who knows if you've been naughty or nice last year? As much as the technology that powers our mobile devices ca...

What If Toys Are the New Textbooks?

Matt Murrie | Posted 02.08.2014 | Education
Matt Murrie

Aside from potentially making learning fun (heaven forbid), it turns out toys can teach us a lot that we should be learning, but our antiquated systems of education are failing miserably to provide.

'What If?': The Big Question

Mark Rubinstein | Posted 02.01.2014 | Books
Mark Rubinstein

I began writing Love Gone Mad with that What if? premise in mind. Soon, more complexities, complications and permutations evolved, so by the novel's third draft, the plotline went far beyond the initial What if?

What If Kids Did the Darndest Things?

Matt Murrie | Posted 01.26.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

"We beat out the ability of our children to dream."

What If Big Things Come in littleBits?

Matt Murrie | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Matt Murrie

Quirky now has some stiff competition in the running for my favorite young business. Both Quirky and littleBits consistently create new highs in innovation by pushing consumers and producers forward as they capitalize on and validate the curiosity of their customers.