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Why Elon Musk Says Taking 'Vacations Will Kill You'

Why the aversion to vacations? It’s partially due to work. Musk said on Recode Decode that to successfully build his start-ups, he would have to work over 100 hours a week.

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Secrets of People Who Stay Happy in the Worst Circumstances

In the face of setbacks, some people seem to fall apart, while others find ways to move forward and continue to get things done. Are there things you can do to be resilient?

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Welcome to the Green Machine

My son was jobless, directionless, and apartmentless. So when he decided to join the Army, we were just glad he was out of the house. What we didn’t know was just how much the military would change him—and us.

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Deep Sleep Gives Your Brain a Deep Clean

Slow-wave activity during dreamless slumber helps wash out neural detritus.

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Turn Back the Clock on Daylight Savings: Why Standard Time All Year Round Is the Healthy Choice

Changing our clocks twice a year has little benefit, economic or otherwise, so isn’t it time to stop this antiquated practice? The good news is that some provincial legislatures agree and are currently considering bills to adopt permanent time.

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The Enigma Behind America’s Freak, 20-Year Lobster Boom

Unraveling the possible causes of the lobster glut.

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Adam Neumann and the Art of Failing Up

WeWork’s chief risk-taker found a kindred spirit with an open checkbook: SoftBank’s Masayoshi Son. Now he’s walking away from the wreckage with more than $1 billion.

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A New Refutation of Time: Borges on the Most Paradoxical Dimension of Existence

“Time is the substance I am made of. Time is a river which sweeps me along, but I am the river; it is a tiger which destroys me, but I am the tiger; it is a fire which consumes me, but I am the fire.”

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10 Ways the Bicycle Moved Us Forward

How two little wheels spun a revolution in dating, fashion, medicine, and space travel.

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