Adam Winterhouse

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7 Tips to Improve Your Memory

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

Verizon kills off service contracts, smartphone subsidies

Verizon is shaking up how you pay for your wireless service.<p>Verizon Wireless on Friday introduced a set of new data plans that require customers to pay for their smartphone in monthly installments or buy it outright. The new plans go into effect August 13.<p>It's a radical change in how Verizon …

Strange Bright Spots on Ceres Create Mini-Atmosphere on Dwarf Planet

The investigation into the dwarf planet Ceres' mysterious bright spots has taken an intriguing new twist.<p>The famous bright spots at the bottom of …

Astronomy

Exoplanet Finds Keep Rolling in from Kepler Spacecraft Despite Glitch

NASA's planet-hunting Kepler space telescope continues to zero in on the first "alien Earth" despite being hobbled by a malfunction more than two …

The Milky Way Over Yellowstone is Impossibly Beautiful

These photographs of Yellowstone National Park by Dave Lane are so gorgeous it’s difficult to believe they’re from real life.<p><i>The Abyss Pool in</i> …

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of July 20, 2015)

Read the top stories from this week’s Daily Edition, which included the deadly shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana, Donald Trump‘s rise in the 2016 presidential election and the discovery of a new planet.<p>1. Lafayette Shooting Adds Another Angry Face in the Gunmen’s Gallery – The New York Times, …

NATO holding rare emergency meeting on threat of Islamic State at Turkey's request

NATO declared its "strong solidarity" with Turkey on Tuesday as ambassadors gathered for a rare emergency meeting about the threat faced by a member.<p>Turkey requested the extraordinary meeting to gauge the threat the Islamic State extremist group poses to Turkey, and the actions Turkish authorities …