• LIFE
    Life on Earth may have arisen from ponds, not oceans: Study

    Life on Earth may have arisen in ponds, not oceans: Study Contrary to the popular belief, recent study by MIT has proved that primitive ponds may have provided a suitable environment for brewing up Earth’s first life forms, rather than large oceans. Researchers report that shallow bodies of water, on the order of 10 centimetres […]

  • LIFE
    Without the Impact that Formed the Moon, We Might Not Have Life on Earth

    The Earth wasn’t formed containing the necessary chemicals for life to begin. One well-supported theory, called the “late veneer theory”, suggests that the volatile chemicals needed for life arrived long after the Earth formed, brought here by meteorites. But a new study challenges the late veneer theory. Evidence shows that the Moon was created when […]

  • SUCCESS
    Do You Have These 3 Characteristics of Success?

    Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Excerpted from Think and Grow Rich: The Legacy. Decision: The master of procrastination In the original Think and Grow Rich, Napoleon Hill noted that the 500 successful people he interviewed firsthand reached decisions promptly and changed their decisions slowly. Indeed, an overarching theme of success throughout the ages is decisively hammering […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    How Entrepreneurs Can Have a Spartan Mindset

    Humans instinctively know how to fight. If someone comes up to you and tries to punch you in the face, you’ll reflexively try to block or dodge the attack. People forget this. Society has dulled this instinct by coddling people and constantly lowering expectations. Related: Science Discovers Why Some People Are Motivated to Succeed While Others Aren’t The […]

  • LIFE
    POLL — Do You Have Business Liability Insurance?

    Do you carry business liability insurance? Why or why or not? It’s true your business may still be quite small. And maybe you’re not even clear on precisely what business liability insurance is — and what it covers. So What is Business Liability Insurance? Well, basically it’s insurance that protects you and your employees from […]

  • STARTUPS
    67 start-ups have received tax benefits: Minister

    NEW DELHI, SEPTEMBER 12:   The government has so far extended tax benefits to 67 start-ups with a view to promoting budding entrepreneurs in the country, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry CR Chaudhary said here on Tuesday. In January 2016, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had unveiled a slew of incentives to boost the start-up […]

  • QUOTES
    Gay high school students have inspirational yearbook quotes about coming out deleted in final copy

    Two openly gay students had their pro-LGBT quotes about coming out removed from their school yearbook. Joey Slivinski and Thomas Swartz, pupils at Kearney High in Missouri, had left inspirational, positive comments underneath their yearbook photographs, only to find they had been deleted in case other students found them offensive. Mr Slivinski had written: “Of course I […]