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Safe-to-Try: A Way of Making Tough Decisions

Stuck making a decision? You are not alone. Making decisions makes most people afraid. Even leaders fear the consequences of making the wrong call. Either because they want to protect their position or lack the courage to challenge the status-
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'Florida' is a haunting look at the 'pestilence and dread' hiding in the sunshine state

Lauren Groff knows what you think of when you think of Florida: Disney, Miami, Florida Man. But in her new book Florida, the writer describes a different tenor to the sunshine state. "My Florida is different. My Florida is full of pestilence and
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Lizard's bright UV tongue helps to scare off predators

The blue-tongued skink, also known as a blue-tongued lizard, is already fascinating due to its colourful gob, but researchers have discovered its secret power. Ordinarily when threatened, the lizard uses its tongue as a warning to predators. SEE
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Kenan Thompson says he fears leaving 'Saturday Night Live'

The length of Kenan Thompson's tenure on Saturday Night Live has become a running joke on Saturday Night Live. And he knows it. During Donald Glover's recent monologue, Thompson acknowledged just how long it's been since he first auditioned in 2003
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EM currency fears: Right, but misplaced

From: Buisness-standard By Nir Kissar Recommended by: business-standard There’s a reason to worry about emerging-market currencies, but not the one investors have in mind.Some developing countries are stumbling, and their
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5 times Boston Dynamics robots scared the hell out of us

We, as a culture, can't seem to decide whether we love or hate robots. On the one hand, they can be cute and friendly (The Iron Giant, Wall-E, Baymax from Big Hero 6) but on the other, they're depicted as completely terrifying and powerful and out
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Google's tricking us with human-sounding AI, and we're scared

 It was the "mm-hmm" heard round the internet.  At Tuesday's Google I/O keynote talk in Mountain View, California, CEO Sundar Pichai introduced the gathered developers to Google Duplex — a version of Google Assistant that will make
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T-Mobile and Sprint want you to be scared of China. Fear for yourself instead.

Fear is never the best foundation for a relationship, but it's exactly what T-Mobile and Sprint are counting on to fuel support for their proposed mega-merger. The deal would combine the two companies into a $146 billion behemoth better poised to
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How to Overcome the Fears That You Create

Fear is the single biggest thing that holds us back. Overcoming fear is an essential step in achieving our goals and dreams. “Do the thing you fear and the death of fear is certain.”  - Ralph Waldo Emerson It’s one of most

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