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This activity, usually considered a distraction, can boost your memory up to 29%

The arrival of state-of-the-art programs prompted backlash among those who'd argued for years that drawing is integral to literacy.<p>"When you draw an object, the mind becomes deeply, intensely attentive," says the designer Milton Glaser, an author of a 2008 monograph titled Drawing Is Thinking. "And …

Creativity

Artist manipulates photos into surreal and dreamlike scenes

Typically, when we feature Sarah DeRemer's artwork, we're weirded out by her animal mashups. But this time, we're going to peek into her dream …

Stephen Hawking Says 'God Particle' Could Wipe Out the Universe

Stephen Hawking bet Gordon Kane $100 that physicists would not discover the Higgs boson. After losing that bet when physicists detected the particle …

Crimson Peak - Legendary's Art Series

Crimson Peak - Legendary's Art Series by Bartosz Kosowski - is the kind of illustration that really catches my attention and that's for a few things: …

Man charged phone on London train, was promptly arrested

It's already been a long summer of cell phone faux pas — and they're not letting up anytime soon.<p>A man was arrested on Friday for charging his iPhone …

Tesla's CTO envisions a future in which low cost batteries change everything

Tesla’s CTO JB Straubel predicts that low cost batteries will transform transportation and access to electricity over the next decade. In a wide …

Rape And Consent Described In 7 Illustrations By Alli Krekham

Consent is one of the biggest issues in the current discussion about rape. And comic artist Alli Kirkham drew some comics illustrating consent. The …

'Minions' is the second-biggest opening in history for an animated film

That's the second-largest animated opening in history, according to Variety.<p>The record holder is 2007's "Shrek the Third," which earned $121.6 million on its debut weekend.<p>Though the story of the silly Minions working under super-villains voiced by Jon Hamm and Sandra Bullock had an estimated …

What Comedy Can Teach Us About Critical Thinking

What do you call two crows on a branch? Attempted murder. What’s another name for Santa’s elves? Subordinate clauses. What do you get when you cross …

Australian Universities

Eight ways to be more creative and insightful | The Star

People who are highly analytical have more activity in their left frontal lobe. And people who are highly insightful have more activity in the right …