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Feeling stressed? The answer could be in your poo

The bacteria in your gut could be having a big impact on your brain, with new research on animals showing a clear link between what goes on …

The Brain

The Internet is killing your brain. Here’s how to fix it

You’ve likely had the experience of having to Google a certain topic numerous times before you actually commit the fact you wanted to memory. Or …

Indiana University

The Global Search for Education: Creative China - Part 2

<i>"It requires tremendous emotional intelligence, self-understanding, wisdom, maturity, and confidence to maintain a minimal interventionist attitude while offering non-judgmental support and encouragement. Teachers and students are the real stars of any great school, and real education leadership</i> …

Psychology: A simple trick to improve your memory

Want to enhance your memory for facts? Tom Stafford explains a counterintuitive method for retaining information.<p>If I asked you to sit down and remember a list of phone numbers or a series of facts, how would you go about it? There’s a fair chance that you’d be doing it wrong.<p>One of the interesting …

The Brain

This Company Wants To Use Games To Reimagine How Your Child Learns

In the mid-20th century, Linus Pauling was one of the world’s most celebrated scientists. His discovery of the structure of hemoglobin and other biological molecules created an entirely new field of science and, when he focused his ample talents on deciphering the structure of DNA, no one doubted …

The New Habit Challenge: Work The Exact Amount Of Time Science Tells Us To

You know you should take regular breaks during the workday, but did you know they should be exactly 17 minutes long?<p>It turns out going hard for eight hours straight every day <i>isn’t</i> the best way to get work done.<p>Contrary to the popular convention of working ourselves to exhaustion, researchers from …

Time Management

Why Innovators Hate M.B.A.'s

Peter Thiel, Scott Cook, and Elon Musk have all spoken out about why B-school grads hurt rather than help innovation. But is it really true?<p>If you want to be an innovator or an entrepreneur, should you go to business school? At first glance, maybe not: Peter Thiel once said, "Never ever hire an …

Innovation

Q&A: How Malaysia Airlines can salvage its brand

Malaysia Airlines is in uncharted territory after the disappearance of Flight 370 in March with 239 people aboard was followed this week by the …

'Game Of Thrones' Season 4 Finale Review: The Children And The Dead

<i>Spoilers through Season 4 of ‘Game of Thrones’ and the corresponding novels follow.</i><p>In some ways, the Season 4 finale of <i>Game of Thrones</i> is remarkable for the things we don’t see, the bits left out that everyone thought would make the cut.<p>Earlier today, in my preview post for this episode, I remarked …

Should CEOs Change The World, And Do They Have The Skills To Do So?

It has been fashionable in recent years to suggest that business, rather than government, holds solutions to many of the world’s problems. Before the 2008 financial crisis, this argument referred to the sheer wealth of companies, compared to nations and the global capabilities of mighty behemoths …