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4 strategies for remembering everything you learn

• Knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• Knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kind of skips one of them, which is problematic, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Washington University in St. Louis

Russia's military is more advanced than people thought

Experts are saying that Russia's military is more advanced than everyone thought, and that Syria has allowed it to showcase its progress to the world.<p>Russia has used a new aircraft that has never before appeared in war, and is launching new cruise missiles from the Caspian Sea that can travel more …

Russia

China Joining Russia In Syria Brings Risks Of World War

<b>American Decline:</b> Chinese forces head to Syria to join with Russia in filling Obama's power vacuum and purportedly fight the Islamic State. A false …

Geopolitics

These Incredible Saltwater Batteries Are Designed To Store Renewable Energy

Now we can clean power even when the sun isn’t shining or the wind isn’t blowing.<p>If we’re going to use renewable power in a big way, we’re going to need better battery storage. Because solar and wind are intermittent sources of energy, they need to be backed up for when they’re not there, because, …

'El Chapo' Guzmán's key role in the global cocaine trade is becoming clearer

According to a recent report from from Colombian newspaper El Tiempo, Sinaloa controls 35% of the cocaine exported from Colombia — the largest producer of the drug in the world.<p>Now that El Chapo has escaped from a Mexican prison, Colombian generals who worked to bring down the notorious Colombian …

Mexico

'107 feet of fire-breathing titanium': A US Air Force major describes flying the fastest plane in history

The answer was the SR-71.<p>The Lockheed Martin SR-71, or the "Blackbird" as it is commonly known, flew at the upper 1% of earth's atmosphere at altitudes of 80,000 feet and speeds of over 2,000 mph— much faster and higher than any plane before it.<p>And every inch of the aircraft was meticulously …

Military Aircraft

50 Cent testifies his lifestyle is an illusion: 'I take the jewelry and cars back to the stores'

While Forbes estimated the rapper's fortune to be about $155 million in May, Jackson's lawyer said in court Tuesday that his client's worth is $4.4 million, which presents a problem after he was hit last week with a $5 million verdict for publishing a sex tape starring rival Rick Ross' …

50 Cent

Jason Statham Says He Will Join Furious 8

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ISIS is facing one of its most serious setbacks yet

According to an intelligence brief from The Soufan Group, ISIS is experiencing losses around its "capital" of Raqqa, representing both an operational and symbolic setback for the group.<p>Although ISIS has continued to expand and hold onto territory in Iraq, the militants have come under increasing …

Middle East

Weight Training Diet: How to Build Muscle Mass and Lose Fat

Designing any weight training diet may be one of the most important factors in achieving your body building goals. Some bodybuilders declare that a …

The CEO of a Chipotle-style pizza chain says he'll destroy chains like Pizza Hut, Domino's, and Papa John's the way Netflix destroyed Blockbuster

Rick Wetzel, Blaze Pizza's cofounder, told QSR Magazine that he expects to deliver a "big blow" to major delivery chains like Domino's, Papa John's, and Pizza Hut.<p>"Apple dethroned record stores; Netflix killed Blockbuster; and Starbucks is decimating Folgers and Maxwell House," Wetzel tells the …

Pizza Hut

'Cure for terminal cancer' found in game-changing drugs

Immunotherapy, which harnesses the body’s own immune system to destroy deadly tumours, has been hailed as one of the biggest breakthroughs in the treatment of cancer for decades<p>Terminally ill cancer patients have been “effectively cured” by a game-changing new class of drugs.<p>In one trial, more than …

9 reasons why I'm ready to love Windows 10

"Even though we're months away from the final version, Windows 10 already feels seamless, friendly, familiar, and actually kind of fun to use," he wrote after trying Microsoft's free Windows 10 preview.<p>Now, we're a few months closer to the launch of Windows 10, and the anticipation is building.<p>In …

Here Are the Funniest Error Pages on the Web

Updated: Apr 12, 2016 11:31 AM ET | Originally published: May 27, 2015

Here's the salary you have to earn to buy a home in 15 major US cities

Several cities — Portland, Sacramento, Miami, and Denver — appear on the list of highest-priced metro areas for the first time.<p>The site looked at median home prices from the National Association of Realtors, along with interest rates for common 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages and property taxes, and …

Real Estate