Gene Messick

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How to Reshape Your Brain and Learn Anything, Based on the Most Popular Coursera Class Ever

No matter what you want to know and remember, the same basic methods and principles apply.<p>You know that old saying that if you give a person a fish, they'll eat for a day, and if you teach them to fish, they'll eat for a lifetime? It's the perfect summary of just how important learning can be. But …

University of California

Salma Hayek Reveals That Donald Trump Once Asked Her Out on a Date

.@SalmaHayek explains what it's like to be hit on by Donald Trump. https://t.co/8I78qVzVSP pic.twitter.com/O4h2h1c5qX<p>— The Daily Show (@TheDailyShow) …

Salma Hayek

5 Reasons Why Success Is Always About Personal Responsibility

The deceptively simple and yet obvious thing about success is that it starts and ends with you. You know this, but sometimes it can be so very …

The "lost" CHEERS scene

A yearly tradition...<br>For several years I had been talking about the "Lost" CHEERS scene. David and I wrote it for the 1983 Super Bowl Pre-game show …

Human nature makes it easier to deny climate change than to confront it

At one point in the Senate hearing to confirm Oklahoma Atty. Gen. Scott Pruitt as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders asked the nominee to share his personal views about climate change. Pruitt, a longtime ally of the oil industry and bane of the EPA, repeatedly …

Climate

37 Facts You Never Knew About "Harry Potter"

Caution: Potential spoilers ahead.<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

Thirteen Pieces of Life Advice That Fifty Year Olds Know and Twenty Year Olds Don't

<i>What do 50-year-olds know that 20-year-olds often don't? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Franklin Veaux, small business owner, sexuality educator, writer, on Quora:</b><p>When your heart breaks, …

Watch What Happens When These Adults See Animation For The First Time

What would happen if you showed animation to someone who had never seen a cartoon before? We've got an answer now.The post Watch What Happens When …

I tracked my happiness for a year to get data on how to build a more joyful life

One of the best pieces of advice I got in graduate school was from journalist and entrepreneur Christie Nicholson, who taught a class on business entrepreneurship. Whenever you feel sad or upset or uncomfortable, she told me, lean into that feeling, and try to figure out what’s making you react …

Happiness

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Glittering Allyson Felix signs off from Rio with another golden moment

• American leads home 4x400m relay team for her ninth Olympic medal<br>• Christine Ohuruogu and Great Britain claim bronze, Jamaica silver<p>In what may yet prove to be her final Olympic appearance Allyson Felix led the US 4x400m relay team home in style to become the most decorated athlete in US track and …