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The Anatomy of an Entrepreneur

A recent survey of 549 company founders of successful businesses in high-growth industries, including aerospace, defense, computing, electronics, and health care. This survey found that...Read more ...
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It is ok if you can't climb trees!!!

It is ok if you can't climb trees!!! | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
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Nanotech Bandages Detect Health Trouble and Deliver Medicine

Nanotech Bandages Detect Health Trouble and Deliver Medicine | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
New materials will not simply cover wounds—they will be able to alert doctors to problems and deliver fine-tuned drugs
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Salvation Army launches anti-domestic abuse campaign with THAT dress

Salvation Army launches anti-domestic abuse campaign with THAT dress | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Why is it so hard to see black and blue? is the Salvation Army's latest advert and highlights the plight of women who are victims of domestic violence.
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Study: Smelling farts may be good for your health

Study: Smelling farts may be good for your health | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
The next time someone at your office lets out a "silent but deadly" emission, maybe you should thank them. A new study at the University of Exeter in England suggests that exposure to hydrogen sulfide — a.k.a. what your body produces as bacteria breaks down food, causing gas — could prevent mitochondria damage. Yep, the implication is what you're thinking: People are taking the research to mean that smelling farts could prevent disease and even cancer.
The study, published in the Medicinal Chemi
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Honey on Tap Directly From Your Beehive

Honey on Tap Directly From Your Beehive | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Harvesting honey is easier on the beekeeper and so much easier on the bees. | Crowdfunding is a democratic way to support the fundraising needs of your community. Make a contribution today!
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There's too much poo on Mount Everest ...

There's too much poo on Mount Everest ... | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Climbers need to dispose of their waste properly, the chief of Nepal's mountaineering association says.
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Soul Movie Offices by Brain Factory

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Designed by Brain Factory for Soul Movie Entertainment, these innovative urban offices are located in Roma, Italy.
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To Foster Productivity and Creativity in Class, Ditch the Desks!

To Foster Productivity and Creativity in Class, Ditch the Desks! | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Second-grade teacher Erin Klein wanted a classroom where students could move around freely, sit comfortably, and work together. So she got rid of her desks.
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This guy just bought 13 more record presses to keep up with vinyl demand

This guy just bought 13 more record presses to keep up with vinyl demand | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
For midwestern record presser QRP, meeting the demand for vinyl's resurgence meant finding new vinyl presses. That's not an easy task when the last one was made in the early '80s.
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Kenyan teenager converts his school’s poop into safe, clean energy

Kenyan teenager converts his school’s poop into safe, clean energy | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Kenyan student converts school's poop into safe, clean fuel | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building
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Disney Competition Challenges Kids to Design Futuristic Tech

Disney Competition Challenges Kids to Design Futuristic Tech | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Whether they're designing flying cars or teleporters, aspiring young inventors will have the chance to share their visions for the technology of the future, as part of a nationwide challenge hosted by the makers of Disney's upcoming film "Tomorrowland"...
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Google's April Fools' Day prank turns maps into Pac-Man games

Google's April Fools' Day prank turns maps into Pac-Man games | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Google Maps lets users play Pac-Man in honor of April Fools' Day.
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Mathematicians Differentiate True Internet Virality

Mathematicians Differentiate True Internet Virality | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Computational social scientist Sharad Goel studies the spread of memes such as #TheDress
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Forget Coffins – Organic Burial Pods Will Turn Your Loved Ones Into Trees

Forget Coffins – Organic Burial Pods Will Turn Your Loved Ones Into Trees | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
The idea of coming full circle and returning whence we came is captured perfectly by this beautiful new burial method developed in Italy. The Capsula Mundi project by designers Anna Citelli and Raoul Bretzel has developed an organic, biodegradable burial capsule that will turn the deceased's body into nutrients for a tree that will grow out of their remains.

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Shy Crabs Make the Most Sperm

Shy Crabs Make the Most Sperm | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
A fellow who hides in his shell until danger has passed may not seem like the epitome of manliness. Yet among hermit crabs, the shyest males have the most to offer the ladies. It's all part of their evolutionary strategy.
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World's oldest person celebrates 117th birthday in Japan

World's oldest person celebrates 117th birthday in Japan | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Misao Okawa is celebrating her birthday in Japan and says 117 years doesn't seem like such a long time.
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Head Transplants Are Coming Soon, At Least If This Doctor Gets His Way

Head Transplants Are Coming Soon, At Least If This Doctor Gets His Way | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Things didn't go so great for Victor Frankenstein or his monster, but don't tell that to Sergio Canavero.
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Embrace Your Inner Algorithm

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Would you trust your own predictions over those of a well-designed statistical model? Commentator Tania Lombrozo considers new evidence on "algorithm aversion" and what it reveals.
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Aston Martin targets female buyers

Aston Martin targets female buyers | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Aston Martin plans to broaden its range of cars to include new sportscars and a small SUV, to attract younger and female buyers.
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Titan Could Host Life 'Not As We Know It'

Titan Could Host Life 'Not As We Know It' | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
Saturn's moon Titan is too cold for cell membranes to form as they do on Earth. But researchers have come up with a cell membrane that could exist on Titan. Christopher Intagliata reports.
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Amazing photo from the Australian Avalon International Airshow

Amazing photo from the Australian Avalon International Airshow | Quirky (with a dash of genius)! | Scoop.it
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Aerobatic pilots thrilled the crowds at the Australian International Airshow at the Avalon Airfield near Melbourne.

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