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Try the healthy minestrone soup that might just help you live to 100!

Could a simple, inexpensive and easy-to-make soup help you live longer? It's certainly worth a try — especially if that soup is as delicious as this minestrone from the book "The Blue Zones Solution: Eating and Living Like the World's Healthiest People."<p>In the book, author Dan Buettner explores the …

Manfrotto’s Digital Director Turns Your iPad Air into a Display and Remote for Your DSLR

Manfrotto has just unveiled a CamRanger competitor called the Digital Director that transforms your iPad Air into a display and remote control for …

IPad Air

How Asian-Americans Found A Home In The World Of K-Pop

It's no secret that the Korean entertainment industry's prime export — K-pop — is now a global phenomenon. But for what's considered a largely Asian hit-making machine, it's Americans who are often headlining the groups.<p>How did things come to be this way? To talk about it, we found a pioneer of the …

This Guy Invented a System That Lets You Play Music Really Loud Without Pissing Off Your Neighbours

Xergio Córdoba's Masn´live© patent allows venues to boost the volume while maintaining the same dBA.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Spain</i><p>Xergio Córdoba is a mastering engineer from Spain who has patented a system that uses psychoacoustics to allow concert halls and nightclubs to boost …

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …

How to take advantage of free Partners in Learning School Research

Educators around the globe recognize that teaching and learning needs to be transformed to align with the realities of life and work in the 21st …

Learning from mistakes can change your fortune—or earn you one

Ray Dalio is the founder of Bridgewater Associates, one of the largest hedge funds in the world. He has been considered one of the most influential people in the world by various lists, and, with a net worth of $15.2 billion in October 2014, he is the 30th richest person in America. By any …

eLearning Webinar: Flash To HTML5, Quickly and Easily

Hurix is a 15 years old organizations with one of the largest team of 650+ eLearning professionals. We are pioneer in this space and have assisted …

eLearning

Coding by the Book: 5 Tips for Learning How to Program From a Book

<i>This post is part two of a series called Coding by the Book. Don’t miss its companion posts: How to Choose a Programming Book and The 7 Books Every</i> …

The Best Post Wiki: A Tool for Promoting Collaborative Learning and Higher-Order Thinking

Pedagogy specialists including Armstrong & Hyslop-Margison (2006) support democratic collaborative activities as a positive predictor of student …

Learning How to Practice Medicine—Virtually

Yale is poised to join the list of top-tier universities now offering online master’s programs. Will these initiatives work?<p><i>Updated on March 20, 2015</i><p>Physicians assistants are highly paid medical professionals who provide a lot of the same healthcare services that doctors do. They take patient …

Higher Education

Joel Chan's answer to What learning strategies do 'quick learners' follow?

A couple weeks ago, I learned that a guy named Scott Young completed a 33-course MIT computer science curriculum in 12 months [1]. He has been …

MTF Testing the Canon 11-24mm f/4L, the World’s Widest Full Frame Rectilinear Lens

<i>Editor’s note: If you’re unfamiliar with how to interpret MTF charts, you can find primers here and here.</i><p>I’ll be honest. I’m pretty excited about the …

Cameras

This Museum is Designed for Fun 3D Illusion Photos Featuring Visitors

While major art museums around the world are issuing bans on selfie sticks, there’s one unusual museum in the Philippines that’s continuing to …

A Getty Images Photo and an HP Laptop Wallpaper

If you sell your photography as stock shots with royalty free licenses through services such as Getty Images, you need to be okay with buyers using …

What Makes an Electric Guitar Sound Like an Electric Guitar

A series of happy accidents and analog technologies led to the weird sound effects of the 1950s and beyond. An Object Lesson.<p>There’s an old joke in the technology industry: If a product has a problem, simply sell it as a feature. The electric-guitar-effects industry is no different. Music has often …

5 Multipurpose Photography Gear Suggestions for You

As you probably already know, photography isn't really “one tool fits all” kind of business. The amount of gear you’ll need in order to be able to do …