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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 …

Whoa: Netflix is Developing a Live-Action LEGEND OF ZELDA Series

Marvel Comics debuting all-female Avengers team

The ladies are taking the lead in one of Marvel Comics' top comic book properties, with an all-female Avengers team called "A-Force" debuting as the …

Comics

February's Top Picks in Science Fiction & Fantasy

From a new book of short stories from one of the masters of the genre, to new books that revisit your favorite science fictional universes, to …

This Destiny team just punched their way through the game's toughest raid

One of <i>Destiny</i>'s hardest challenges, the Crota's End raid in <i>The Dark Below</i> expansion, has been made something of a joke by this six-man fireteam. That's because they did it without using their guns — they basically punched everything in Crota's End to death.<p>Their "no gun run," posted to Reddit last …

UPDATE: Apple Rumored to Enter TV Business

UPDATE: According to the Wall Street Journal, Apple’s television service will launch sometime this<p><b>UPDATE</b><b>:</b> <i>According to the Wall Street Journal,</i> …

16 Questions For Men That Reveal The Casual Sexism Women Experience Every Day

Sexism can be hard to point out when it's so engrained in our everyday lives. Clementine Ford, however, found an awesome way to highlight casual sexism with a simple hashtag.<p>Ford, a columnist for Daily Life Australian, took to Twitter on Feb. 2 to ask a pointed question about the sexism she faces …

Feminism

Dull for iPhone Will Keep You Endlessly Entertained

Dull, an app for iPhone that makes it easy to endlessly consume content, today launched an update to gamify online surfing when you’re bored.<p>The app makes it easy to subscribe to streams of things that are interesting to you — think GIFs, news stories, funny videos, music — and scroll through them …

App Store

Can a Novel's Plot Be Reduced to Data Points?

By Dan Piepenbring February 4, 2015<p>Arts & Culture<p><i>Turning novels’ plots into data points.</i><p>Kurt Vonnegut<p><i>Motherboard</i> has a new article about Matthew Jockers, a University of Nebraska English professor who’s been studying what he calls “the relationship between sentiment and plot shape in fiction.” …

How Harper Lee's Long-Lost Sequel Was Found

An interview with the publisher of Go Set A Watchman, the recently-discovered follow-up of To Kill A Mockingbird<p>When Harper Lee's lawyer and close friend, Tonja Carter, went combing through the secure archive near the author's Alabama home last fall, she only intended to check on the condition of …

Literature

Top 10 Essential iPhone 6 Apps

<b>For an updated list, check out the video above.</b><p>Attempting to get to grips with the sheer volume of apps on Apple's iOS App store can be bewildering at best. Fortunately I’ve been putting together guides that break down the essential and latest apps available on both iOS and Android. You can read my …

5 awesome paid iPhone apps you can download for free right now (a $30 value!)

Bummed that CES 2015 is over? No worries — we’ll try to cheer you up by telling you about some paid iPhone apps that you can download for free for a …

Why Personality Is A Better Predictor Of Success Than Intelligence

When it comes to academic achievement, intelligence is an important factor -- but it is certainly not the only, or even the most important, factor.<p>According to a new Australian study, <i>personality</i> is a better predictor of success in school than intelligence as measured by traditional standardized …

Psychology