Have a complex problem? International chess grandmaster Maurice Ashley suggests trying this. How do you go about solving problems? My father grew up playing chess in his native Philippines, where the is
(CNN) — Meet Hong Hong. He's almost 4 months old, lives in China and has 31 fingers and toes. That's not a typo. The boy was born in January with 15 fingers and 16 toes in Pingjiang County in Hunan province.
Kristen Durham Contributor Kristen Durham is the director of Latin America for Silicon Valley Bank. Imagine a country with 100 million mobile phones, but just 15 percent of residents have a credit card.
New research provides direct evidence for an influential model of pain first proposed in 1965. During the 1960s, neuroscientists Ronald Melzack and Patrick Wall proposed an influential new theory of pain.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation announced on February 2 the new Raspberry Pi 2, a more powerful version of the computer that first debuted in 2012. Early customers of the Raspberry Pi 2 have been testing out
CERN will restart its physics rollercoaster in May, at higher energies than ever before. But are you ready for it? Have you learned the lessons of Run 1? What the hell is that thing in the picture? Take
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A month ago, I wrote about the iPhone's camera and how instrumental it is to many of the things that make that bestselling device so appealing. Today, Apple's most direct competitor, Samsung, has reiterated
A children’s book claiming that measles is good for you and a measles outbreak in Disneyland both highlight the need for clear and accessible information about vaccines You only need to look at the title
Researchers at Harvard have discovered how to convert solar energy into liquid fuel, potentially accelerating our switch to the alternative-energy source, according to an article in this month’s scientific
Many of us will experience a significant trauma in our lives, says Lesley Evans Ogden. Yet could there be ways to avoid reliving the memories? It was no ordinary honeymoon. After boarding their flight
Daniel J Levitin Q&A: ‘We’ve created more information in the past few years than in all of human history before us’
The author of The Organized Mind explains how naps, calendars and periods away from the internet can all help focus our mind What inspired you to write The Organized Mind? My first two books, This Is Brain
A dip in the search behemoth’s market share has encouraged some commentators to compare it to Bill Gates’s company The news that Google’s share of the web-search market in the US has suddenly dropped interesting.
Science News Oct. 10, 2014, 9:07 PM GMT / Updated Oct. 10, 2014, 9:19 PM GMT Researchers say they've developed a concept for a fusion reactor that could be built for less money than an equivalent coal-fired
If you want to know the future of technology, should you ask a technological futurologist? On the one hand, it’s their job to think about What Comes Next and What It All Means in regards to devices, connectivity
Johnathan Leow is the author of “The Crowdfunded Kit.” This post originally appeared on Crowdfund Insider. If there’s one big lesson about crowdfunding I’ve learnt in the past eight months, it is that
Project Liberty is the first of three commercial-scale cellulosic ethanol plants opening this year. 7 Minute Read EMMETSBURG, Iowa—Despite its grand scale, the event that marked the opening of the Project
For what seems like forever, companies have been telling us that wearables are here to stay and trying to sell them to the public in all types of crazy forms but nothing has really stuck. We’ve seen everything
This story originally appeared on Business Insider What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned? In his book, "Mastery," Robert Greene draws from the latest
Knowing how to program a computer is good for you, and it’s a shame more people don’t learn to do it. For years now, that’s been a hugely popular stance. It’s led to educational initiatives as effortless
Take a peek inside the development of Apple’s new spaceship headquarters in this newly released video. Apple is building an amazing new campus with Norman Foster that is estimated to cost $5 billion–a
This sponsored post is produced in association with IDA Singapore. Once upon a time, you went to the same neighborhood bakery every time you needed bread. Even before you placed your order, the shopkeeper