Smart Hustle Small Business Conference Can Help You Grow as an Entrepreneur

Hustle is an important ingredient for any entrepreneur. But if you want to take your business to the next level, you need smart hustle. For those looking to take their small businesses to the next...

Astronomers find galaxy unlike anything ever seen before

Astronomers have discovered a rare type of galaxy 359 million light-years from Earth that came with a bit of a surprise. This galaxy — with the rather unimpressive name of PGC 1000714 —...

Small Businesses Do 40 Percent of the Hiring in the Gig Economy, New Study...

Over the course of the last decade, the so-called “gig economy” has rapidly expanded to become one of America’s most crucial labor markets. Around one in three American workers are now freelancers, and more...

Spotlight: Fattmerchant Offers Subscription-based Payment Processing for Business

Subscription businesses have made an impact on nearly every industry, from music to beauty supplies. And now, the idea is coming to payment processing, thanks to Fattmerchant. You can read more about the business and...

30 Percent of Small Business Owners Don’t Take a Salary

Running your own small business is the life, right? Being in control of your day and your destiny sounds great. That’s the goal and the reason you decide to venture into business on your own,...

Fiji calls for urgency in talks to implement climate accord

Fiji's prime minister called for a sense of urgency in the fight against global warming Monday, telling negotiators "we must not fail our people," as he opened two weeks of talks on...

Tiny, bag-like fossil creature could be early human ancestor

Scientists have discovered a tiny, bag-like prehistoric creature that lived 540 million years ago and could be an ancient ancestor of ours. The prehistoric creature, Saccorhytus, was discovered in microfossils found in rock in Shaanxi...

Canadian skin cancer detector concept wins global design prize

Canadian students have developed an early prototype of a cheap, handheld scanner that could one day help doctors diagnose skin cancer painlessly in their offices. The team from McMaster University beat out more than...

Jupiter's Great Red Spot ready for close-up as Juno spacecraft goes 'screaming' past

This storm has been raging for at least 350 years, and soon humanity will get its first close-up look. On Monday NASA's Juno spacecraft, in orbit around Jupiter since last July, will fly...

Infant ape fossil sheds light on humankind's distant past

The lemon-sized fossil skull of an infant ape nicknamed Alesi that inhabited a Kenyan forest about 13 million years ago is offering a peek at what the long-ago common ancestor of people and...