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HBO Documentary Films: The Weight of the Nation Trailer

To win, we have to lose. The four-part HBO Documentary Films series, The Weight of The Nation explores the obesity epidemic in America. Watch all four parts ...
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Scientists and Philosophers Answer Kids’ Most Pressing Questions About How the World Works

Scientists and Philosophers Answer Kids’ Most Pressing Questions About How the World Works | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
Why we fall in love, what we're all made of, how dreams work, and more deceptively simple mysteries of living.
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How do you craft an exceptional life? - Positive Thoughts

How do you craft an exceptional life?  - Positive Thoughts | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
How do you craft an exceptional life? Ultimately, life goes by in a blink. And too many people live the same year 80 times.
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How to Automatically Download Virtually Anything as Soon as It's Available

How to Automatically Download Virtually Anything as Soon as It's Available | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
The internet really does have everything, and it's all available for download without lifting a finger. A series of helpful scripts, all installable in a few minutes, can transform your computer into an automatic media downloading machine.
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Broaden Your Horizons by Randomizing Your Reading Material

Broaden Your Horizons by Randomizing Your Reading Material | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
As news sites get more and more personalized it's easy to get caught in the feedback loop of everyone agreeing with you. Sometimes it's nice to step outside of your box and read, or learn about something more random.
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The Disciplined Pursuit of Less

The Disciplined Pursuit of Less | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
Why don't successful people and organizations automatically become very successful?
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David Cameron's 'nudge unit' aims to improve economic behaviour

David Cameron's 'nudge unit' aims to improve economic behaviour | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
Cabinet office team will look at how to create environments that help people choose what's best for themselves and society...
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I'm Alexis Ohanian, and This Is How I Work

I'm Alexis Ohanian, and This Is How I Work | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
In 2005, Alexis Ohanian started a little site called Reddit, which is now one of the most trafficked sites on the web.
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Udemy Blog » The Surprising Relationship Between Sleep and Learning

Udemy Blog » The Surprising Relationship Between Sleep and Learning | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
Before you start your next Udemy course, it’s best you get a good nights rest. Here is why: Meet Ed. He prides off thinking he only needs ...
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12 Tasks That Killer Employees Always Finish Before Noon

12 Tasks That Killer Employees Always Finish Before Noon | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
No more lingering to-do lists....
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Do You Recognize These 7 Tricks Your Mind Is Playing on You? - by Dumb Little Man

Do You Recognize These 7 Tricks Your Mind Is Playing on You? - by Dumb Little Man | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it

So, you want to change your life and be happier? Maybe happiness means unlocking your greater potential, enhancing your quality of life, or realizing your lifelong dreams.

By now you may have absorbed countless personal development books, videos, or blogs. Sometimes you find something that resonates but the excitement constantly fades. Too often, you feel like you're back right where you started.

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What Will Survive of Us Is Love: Helen Dunmore’s 9 Rules of Writing

What Will Survive of Us Is Love: Helen Dunmore’s 9 Rules of Writing | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
A library of cross-disciplinary interestingness and combinatorial creativty...
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Explore

Explore is about the evolving definition, process, and promise of learning. It’s a cross-disciplinary lens on what stimulates, what enriches, and what matters—an intellectual and creative incubator for cultivating your interests, and a discovery engine for things you didn't know you were interested in, until you are.

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The 3 Simple Reasons Why Goals, Diets and Relationships Fail - by Dumb Little Man

The 3 Simple Reasons Why Goals, Diets and Relationships Fail - by Dumb Little Man | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
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Sleepio Is a Brain, Body, and Lifestyle Training Program to Help You Get Better Sleep

Sleepio Is a Brain, Body, and Lifestyle Training Program to Help You Get Better Sleep | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
If you're one of the millions of people who struggle with insomnia or just poor sleep habits, Sleepio is a new service that promises to help you get better sleep.
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I'm Maria Popova, and This Is How I Work

I'm Maria Popova, and This Is How I Work | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
Maria Popova is the mind behind Brain Pickings, a highly influential and addictive curation of the best content from the web and beyond.
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Emotionally}Vague: A research project about emotion, sensation and feeling.

Emotionally}Vague: A research project about emotion, sensation and feeling. | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
Emotionally}Vague: A research project about emotion, sensation and feeling.
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A Tool for Mapping Your Goals and Resolving Career Indecision

A Tool for Mapping Your Goals and Resolving Career Indecision | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
Clear prioritization will help you make choices with confidence.
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6 things I do to be consistently happy

6 things I do to be consistently happy | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
6 things I do to be consistently happy Now that it’s almost two years since I first had the idea for Buffer, and with the year and a half before that which I worked on my previous startup, I’ve...
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What Successful People Do With The First Hour Of Their Work Day

Remember when you used to have a period at the beginning of every day to think about your schedule, catch up with friends, maybe knock out a few tasks? It was called home room, and it went away after high school.
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Charles Darwin’s List of the Pros and Cons of Marriage

Charles Darwin’s List of the Pros and Cons of Marriage | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
"My God, it is intolerable to think of spending ones whole life, like a neuter bee, working, working, & nothing after all." "The day of d...
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Several Short Sentences About Writing

Several Short Sentences About Writing | random pieces of wisdom | Scoop.it
"You can say smart, interesting, complicated things using short sentences. How long is a good idea?
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