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Overeating? Blame Your Brain.
Personal Health

Overeating? Blame Your Brain.

A new study from Rutgers found a link between a hormone called GLP-1 and overeating.
Nina Zipkin
Everything You Need to Know About Leadership You Learned in Physics Class
Leadership

Everything You Need to Know About Leadership You Learned in Physics Class

The basic lessons we learned in physics class tell you everything you need to do to run a successful business. Hit the books.
Ray Hennessey
3D-Printed DNA 'Bunnies' Could Deliver Drugs Into Your Body
Far Out Tech

3D-Printed DNA 'Bunnies' Could Deliver Drugs Into Your Body

These colorful animals are more than just cute.
Steve Dent
The 12 Disruptive Tech Trends You Need to Know
Trends

The 12 Disruptive Tech Trends You Need to Know

McKinsey's in-house think tank compiled a cheat sheet for the future of tech.
Anne VanderMey
Want to Learn Quicker? Use Your Body.
Learning

Want to Learn Quicker? Use Your Body.

Waving your arms, wriggling your fingers and striding around a room can help you learn faster -- but how does it work?
Russian Entrepreneur Pledges $100 Million in Search for Extraterrestrial Life
Science

Russian Entrepreneur Pledges $100 Million in Search for Extraterrestrial Life

The initiative is backed by Stephen Hawking and is the largest search for intelligent life to date.
Nina Zipkin
The New Horizons Pluto Mission Is Mind Blowing, and a Great Inspiration for Entrepreneurs
Inspiration

The New Horizons Pluto Mission Is Mind Blowing, and a Great Inspiration for Entrepreneurs

In an amazing feat of precise planning and dedication, the small spacecraft traveled 3 billion miles over nine and a half years to reach our most distant celestial neighbor.
Peter Gasca
Scientists Say They've Discovered a New Particle
Science

Scientists Say They've Discovered a New Particle

For over 50 years, the pentaquark was only theoretical.
Nina Zipkin
You Don't Need a STEM Degree to Make Good Money
Careers

You Don't Need a STEM Degree to Make Good Money

How you can boost your paycheck no matter what field you're in.
Embrace Stress. It's Good for You.
Stress

Embrace Stress. It's Good for You.

Stressed-out, overwhelmed and doing too much? Join the club. It's OK.
New Study Finds Rats May Plan for the Future While Dreaming
Science

New Study Finds Rats May Plan for the Future While Dreaming

Researchers from University College London found that when rats dream, their brain activity suggests that they are trying to work out different ways to get to the things they want, like food.
Nina Zipkin
Can You Learn in Your Sleep?
Sleep

Can You Learn in Your Sleep?

Sleep learning used to be a pipe dream. Now neuroscientists say they have found ways to enhance your memory with your eyes closed.
What Happens When the Sea Swallows a Country?
Science

What Happens When the Sea Swallows a Country?

If sea levels rise as feared, some of the world's island nations may disappear this century. Does that mean they no longer exist as countries?
Rachel Nuwer