Tag Archives: inspiration

A 1001+ things to do for a boy (or girl)

Boys’ Life magazine, published monthly since 1911, is the official publication of the Boy Scouts of America. The magazine continues to this day for subscribers. But even if you are not a subscriber, back issues – EVERY ISSUE -, are available online to everyone through the December 2009 issue. Read more »

13 ways to fix the world

For 13 straight weeks I have written a post on How to fix the world. This week, I thought I would pause, and list out a table of contents for what I have written so far. Read more »

How to spy on the spies

Some of the most expensive and secretive spy activity takes place in broad daylight. Read more »

How do you make money in a world without copyright?

Someone at ask.metafilter.com is wondering about a world without copyright. My answer was that Read more »

Two secrets to happiness

To be happy, you must keep two parts of you happy. There is the immediate experience, and there is the remembered self. Read more »

The secret to engineering success; How to fix the world #M

Imagine you are a benevolent dictator. You want your country, and your people to succeed. How can you make that happen? You can’t just order that it be true. Read more »

Do vitamins and supplements do anything? How can you tell?

Take vitamin D to prevent flu and much more. Read more »

How to engineer the boiling temperature of a liquid

This is the example to follow when you want to create a liquid with a new boiling temperature. Read more »

31 secrets. How to live a happy life with no regrets

1. Keep your thoughts positive, because your thoughts become your words.
2. Keep your words positive, because your words become your behavior. Read more »

How to boost the economy, revitalize cities, and help the disadvantaged; How to fix the world #12

Are there licensing requirements that are designed to protect incumbent businesses at the expense of the upstart? Read more »