Carol Robson

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How to light up a tumour

For decades, brain surgeons have struggled to identify cancerous tissue precisely. Could one of the world’s most deadly scorpions come to their aid?<p>In 2004, Dr Richard Ellenbogen prepared to operate on a 17-year-old girl. The operation, to remove a brain tumour, was particularly challenging because …

Cancer

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> …

Top 10

These Majestic Photos Will Give You A Spacegasm

The winners of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2015 competition have been announced and they'll make you want to leave planet Earth.

Astronomy

Tough Words From Pope Francis: 8 Great Quotes From His U.N. Speech

Pope Francis, addressing the U.N. General Assembly today, urged international cooperation not only to solve humanity's largest problems but to save humanity itself.<p>Quoting a speech to the U.N. by his predecessor Pope Paul VI in 1965, Francis said of the world today: "The real danger comes from …

Pope Francis

Genealogy gold mine: Millions of wills now online

Thousands of amateur genealogists who fantasize about being left a fortune by a distant relative can now get a reality check. Starting Wednesday, upward of 100 million wills written over the last three centuries will be posted to Ancestry.com, the popular genealogical search engine.<p>Wills trump …

Martin O'Malley hits Hillary Clinton on Keystone, emails

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley criticized Sunday Hillary Clinton's delay in announcing her opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline, saying she shouldn't "wait for focus groups" before taking a stand on issues.<p>Clinton, who presided over the beginning of a State Department …

Government

Here are 5 things you may regret at the end of your life, from a nurse who works with the dying.

You might think watching people die would depress a person. It actually taught her how to live.<p>Bronnie Ware spent years as a palliative care nurse, …

Additional Features of OneNote for Researchers

Top 10 Genealogy Mistakes to Avoid

01<p>of 10<p>Don't Forget Your Living Relatives<p>Genealogy can be a very fascinating and addictive hobby. Each step that you take in researching your …

British Pathé Releases 85,000 Historic Films on YouTube

If you’re a regular reader of my blog posts, you’ll know that I am an advocate of using YouTube as a research tool. I know some of you might be …

To do lists in Evernote

I have enjoyed reading how others use <i>Evernote</i> to help with their family history research.<p>My main collecting point for my family history is my tree on …

What Are Your Top 5 Genealogy Websites?

What are the top 5 websites you use most often for genealogy? This was a question posed by a friend on Facebook and I thought the responses were very …

Genealogy, FamilySearch and RootsTech 2014 with Dennis Brimhall