• 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 […]

  • SUCCESS
    Vision & leadership define success, not ownership: Piyush Goyal

    Piyush Goyal, Minister of Railways and Coal at ET Global Business Summit 2019. Edited excerpts: On expecting 300-plus seats in the general election I will tell you why I feel confident. It is very difficult sitting in this room to really understand the deep impact these (government) programmes have had on the last man at […]

  • 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
    Speeding Up Success: Improvement Not Perfection

    Obsession. It sounds like a scary word, but I know it to be one of the great separators. When you are obsessed with the right things, you separate yourself above the rest of the pack in terms of health, happiness, and success. When you are obsessed with the wrong things, you guarantee your spot on […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Motivation not an issue for Auburn against Georgia

    AUBURN, Alabama — Pick a card. Any card. There are several ways Auburn coach Bruce Pearl can motivate his team heading into today’s game against Georgia. A loss at Ole Miss earlier this week should be enough motivation, but there’s also history on the line against the Bulldogs. Oh, and there’s the fact several players still feel […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Motivation Is Not Really Required to Succeed

    Motivation influences our needs, desires and actions. It exists on a spectrum from zero interest to an off-the-charts drive to take action. And it often comes naturally. After all, no one needs an extra nudge to flee a burning building. In lower-stakes scenarios, though, procrastination can take over. Should you initiate that tough conversation or hope things blow […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Motivation is not just magic; start to look within

    Motivation is not just magic. It does not come in a bottle. Rather it should come from within. You are essentially who you create yourself to be and all that occurs in your life is the result of your own making. The true measure of success is how many times you can bounce back from […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Study: Marijuana Use Not Linked With Reduced Motivation

    Neither the occasional nor the heavy use of marijuana by adolescents is associated with decreased motivation, according to clinical datapublished online ahead of print in the journal Substance Use & Misuse. A team of Florida International University researchers assessed the relationship between cannabis use and motivation in 79 adolescent subjects. Participants consisted of both long-term regular consumers […]

  • PODCASTS
    The Futurama Podcast Was Way Too Much Podcast, Not Nearly Enough Futurama

    The Futurama gang reunited for a scripted radio drama taking us back to New New York for the first time in over four years. And as exciting as it was to hear Fry, Leela, Bender, and everybody else on their epic space adventures, the whole thing really doesn’t work unless you’re a freakishly major fan of podcasts. Nerdist released its […]