VICE News is closely tracking global environmental change. Check out the Tipping Point blog here. It's been 70 years since the first atomic bomb lit up the New Mexico desert. Now the radioactive residue from the nuclear tests that followed may help scientists define the start of a new geologic age. Show More Summary
A recent article in Harvard Business Review stated that meditation is "close to taking on cult status in the business world." Indeed, in the past year the use of meditation in business seems to have hit a tipping point. A number of prominent leaders have begun to speak openly about their own personal meditation practices. Show More Summary
VICE News is closely tracking global environmental change. Check out the Tipping Point blog here. Brazil announced to much fanfare on this week plans to zero illegal deforestation on its territory by 2030 and restore an area of rainforest the size of Pennsylvania. Show More Summary
NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Somalia has made "remarkable" progress in the last two years and has reached a "tipping point" where it can secure peace, the chief United Nations official in Somalia said on Thursday.
It's down to the wire and you're all ready to start figuring out how the ceremony is going to go down. Maybe you're lucky enough to have a wedding planner helping, or maybe you're the point person who will be wrangling the cats. Either way, here are some of our tips for making sure your wedding rehearsal is useful and as stress-free as possible.
Here is an infographic put together by real estate digital marketing with 28 tips to become a real estate digital marketing popstar. It covers each stage of a healthy real estate marketing strategy beginning with the point of contact and ending with the point of sales -- master and implement these tips and you will become a real estate popstar....
VICE News is closely tracking global environmental change. Check out the Tipping Point blog here. An executive of TransCanada, the company proposing to build the Keystone XL pipeline, sent a letter to US State Department officials arguing...Show More Summary
VICE News is closely tracking global environmental change. Check out the Tipping Point blog here. If watching ice melt sounds boring, here's a video that might change your mind. Researchers from New York University (NYU) monitoring the...Show More Summary
Interview with Ken Jordan co-founder of Reality Sandwic […] The post 280. Ken Jordan of Reality Sandwich on Consciousness Culture appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.
The HBO show, “Silicon Valley”, is a satirical look at the startup world, but there’s one important point that’s on the nose: raising venture capital is a dude-fest. Only 18 percent of startup companies funded in 2014 had a female founder. Show More Summary
Contouring, the makeup technique where you strategically place darker and lighter shades on several points of your face and blend, blend, blend until your natural areas of lightness and shadows are exaggerated, is tricky. Sometimes, getting it to look natural feels harder than playing Twister while covered in olive oil on a speeding boat. Show More Summary
You don't live with the Kardashians for more than 20 years without picking up a couple of style tips along the way. Case in point: the killer long-sleeve Herve Leger bandage dress Caitlyn Jenner wore for a night out in New York City on Monday night. Show More Summary
The civil war in Syria has reached such a tipping point for one of the most stable and US-friendly regimes in the Middle East. The Jordanian military is actively implementing plans to create a humanitarian buffer zone in the south of the country, Sam Jones, Roula Khalaf and Erika Solomon report for the Financial Times. Show More Summary
Five years ago, in August 2010, I asked the question Have We Reached The Software Patent Tipping Point? Oracle sued Google over a series of Java-related patents they got when they acquired Sun. My favorite line from the whole thing was...Show More Summary
Take a moment to try this thought experiment … At what point in your life did you look at your birth certificate to confirm that you were indeed born on the day that your parents said you were born? For most people, the answer is never. Show More Summary
The FA's Kelly Simmons says "the nation has fallen in love" with England after they reached a first Women's World Cup semi-final.
By Daderot (Own work), via Wikimedia Commons The news out of the Supreme Court this week (i.e., Obergefell v. Hodges) was fantastic and long overdue. Congratulations and thanks to every person who has been working to bring about marriage equality in the U.S. Show More Summary
VICE News is closely tracking global environmental change.Check out the Tipping Point blog here. A court in Seattle has handed a legal victory to a group of young petitioners asking that the state of Washington do more to fight climate change. Show More Summary
As Alexis Tsipras' five-month game of brinksmanship with European and international creditors reaches a tipping point, the time for responsible decision-making has finally arrived. Despite all his bluffing, Europe has not blinked. After Tsipras' most recent concessions, there was an increasing sense of optimism that a deal may be at hand. Show More Summary
VICE News is closely tracking global environmental change. Check out the Tipping Point blog here. Fuel extracted and refined from Alberta, Canada's tar sands has been found to release about 20 percent more carbon in the atmosphere compared to gasoline and diesel extracted from conventional domestic sources, a study has found. Show More Summary