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To-Do Lists - Time Management Training from with FREE template! The Key to Efficiency How to write prioritized To-Do Lists, with James Manktelow & Amy Carlson.

To-Do Lists - Time Management Training from with FREE template!

Do you often feel overwhelmed by the amount of work you have to do, or do you find yourself missing deadlines? Or do you sometimes just forget to do something important, so that people have to chase you to get work done? All of these are symptoms of not keeping a proper "To-Do List. " To-Do Lists are prioritized lists of all the tasks that you need to carry out. Useful Life Hacks. The Scale of the Universe 2. Lost in translation: our top 20 picks – Lonely Planet blog. Lonely Planet’s Lost in Translation photo contest, where travellers submitted pictures of funny and confusing translations, closed recently.

Lost in translation: our top 20 picks – Lonely Planet blog

And let me tell you, selecting the winner has been a difficult process – mostly because it’s really hard to make any progress in the midst of fits of laughter with tears streaming down your face. When we launched the contest, we knew that travellers would dig up funny translations we couldn’t begin to predict, and we weren’t disappointed. Not only did we get funny translations, we also received all sorts of other confusing situations – some without a single word involved – that would cause a traveller to scratch their head and wonder what on earth they were looking at. With over 1200 entries, nearly all of which were some form of funny, paring them down to our favourites was not an easy task. The following 20 are the best of the best (in no particular order), one of which will be announced the winner shortly (watch this space).

How the Dyson Bladeless Fan Works" In October 2009, James Dyson's consumer electronics company, famous for its line of vacuum cleaners, introduced a new device to the market called the Dyson Air Multiplier.

How the Dyson Bladeless Fan Works"

The Air Multiplier is a fan with an unusual characteristic: It doesn't have any visible blades. It appears to be a circular tube mounted on a pedestal. 100 Websites You Should Know and Use. Entertainment Meet David Peterson, who developed Dothraki for Game of Thrones There are seven different words in Dothraki for striking another person with a sword.

100 Websites You Should Know and Use

Dot: 360º video capture for the iPhone 4 by Jeff Glasse. Hey Kickstarter-onians, Thanks for checking out our project!

Dot: 360º video capture for the iPhone 4 by Jeff Glasse

We call it Dot. It’s a stylish, durable and downright pocketable 360º (panoramic) lens attachment and app for the iPhone 4. What does it do? Dot lets your iPhone capture immersive, fully navigable, panoramic video in real-time - and share with friends on your phone, as well as on Facebook and Twitter, or streamed online using our awesome panoramic video web platform and player. 16 Gadgets That Will Make You Say...."Shit, I Thought Of That" Most gawked all-time.

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Lismorahaun Singers - connecting people who love singing and are passionate about sharing this joy. Welcome to the website of Naomi OConnell. MotorMouth - Fuel Prices and Petrol Prices Australia. The MotorMouth Fuel Consumption Calculator is a handy service for calculating your fuel usage with the added benefit of providing multiple units of measurement for ease of understanding. To calculate your car's consumption just enter the kilometers driven and litres of fuel used over that distance. Your figures will then automatically appear in the fields below. Alternatively, by entering a value into any of the four blue boxes that value will be converted into the other units of measurement.

If for instance you'd like to find out how many Miles Per Gallon (MPG) your car returns and you know the Litres per 100Km figure (L/100Km), type this into the L/100Km section and the conversions will be displayed instantly. Vanilla Sugar Body Scrub - freutcake. For years I worked as the manager of a day spa here in California, and while it was quite the stressful job, there were many obvious benefits that came with it! Now a days I dream of the luxuries of body scrubs, facials and waxing. Oh, how the grass is always greener! Most badass toy I have seen. Getting More Out of Google. Australian Wines & Wineries Online – Buy Wine Online, Get Wine Reviews & Bid in Wine Auctions –

Everyday Objects Stash Money, Secrets, Drugs, IDs. Yiting Cheng just finished up a master's degree in design, but she could already teach James Bond a thing or two about stashing valuables.

Everyday Objects Stash Money, Secrets, Drugs, IDs

For her thesis project, Cheng designed a series of eight objects that ingeniously store secrets--from passwords to money to drugs to IDs. And you can see all of them in this nicely shot video (our favorite is the secrete drawer, hidden in the edge of a table, which is only accessible when attach a magnetic pull): Improve Your Google Search Skills [Infographic] Don’t limit yourself to just plugging in simple search terms to Google; check out this infographic and learn a search string search or two.

Improve Your Google Search Skills [Infographic]

You don’t need to limit yourself to searching just for simple strings; Google supports all manner of handy search tricks. If you want to search just’s archive of XBMC articles, for example, you can plug in XBMC to search our site. Get More Out of Google [HackCollege via Mashable] Cool Websites, Software and Internet Tips. Some 15 Awesome Widescreen Abstract Wallpapers. Earthing Oz. Zeekler Bid Giveaway!! Join Now For Up To 100 Free Bids!!! Very iSad. "When I was 17, I read a quote that went something like: "If you live each day as if it was your last, someday you'll most certainly be right.

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" It made an impression on me, and since then, for the past 33 years, I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: "If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today? " And whenever the answer has been "No" for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something. Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything -- all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. Custom Business Cards, MiniCards, Postcards and more... Create Free Flashcards, Quizzes and Study Teams on FunnelBrain. The Jammed The Jammed - Watch Online. 20 awesomely untranslatable words from around the world. Liquid Particles - canvas experiment. Places To Visit, Trip Planner, Travel & Vacation Ideas. Free Web Development Tools for Windows. Unbelievable! Absolute friendship between a man and 38 lions! 100 Very Cool Facts About The Human Body. The Brain The human brain is the most complex and least understood part of the human anatomy.

100 Very Cool Facts About The Human Body

There may be a lot we don’t know, but here are a few interesting facts that we’ve got covered. Nerve impulses to and from the brain travel as fast as 170 miles per hour. Photos. 100+ Google Tricks That Will Save You Time in School – Eternal Code. [via] With classes, homework, and projects–not to mention your social life–time is truly at a premium for you, so why not latch onto the wide world that Google has to offer?

100+ Google Tricks That Will Save You Time in School – Eternal Code

From super-effective search tricks to Google hacks specifically for education to tricks and tips for using Gmail, Google Docs, and Google Calendar, these tricks will surely save you some precious time. Search Tricks These search tricks can save you time when researching online for your next project or just to find out what time it is across the world, so start using these right away. Convert units. Aerogel: See-Through, Strong as Steel & Ligher than Air. Despite its incredibly low density, aerogel is one of the most powerful materials on the planet. It can support thousands of times its own weight, block out intense heat, cold and sound – yet it is 1,000 times less dense than glass, nearly as transparent and is composed of %99.8 air. The lowest-density silica-based aerogels are even lighter than air. Despite its fragility in certain regards and its incredible lack of density, aerogel has amazing thermal, acoustical and electrical insulation properties as illustrated by the images here.

A single one-pound block can also support half a ton of weight. The Seven Wonders of the World. iTools - use the best tools.