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The Cognitive Biases Tricking Your Brain

Science suggests we’re hardwired to delude ourselves. Can we do anything about it?<p>I am staring at a photograph of myself that shows me 20 years older than I am now. I have not stepped into the twilight zone. Rather, I am trying to rid myself of some measure of my present bias, which is the tendency …

Critical Thinking

How to securely wipe the data off iPhones and iPads, hard drives and flash drives, and more

Wipe drive using Windows<p>Yes, you can wipe a drive using the Windows <b>format</b> command.<p>Fire up a Command Prompt and type:<p><b>Format volume /P:passes</b><p>Where …

Windows 10

5 Best Waterproof Fitness Trackers 2018: Compare, Buy & Save

As a devoted athlete, you’re not going to leave your fitness tracker behind just because the forecast calls for rain. Or, maybe you’re looking for a …

Comparing Headphones, Earphones, & Earbuds -

In the age of Bluetooth, everything electronic is wireless, isn’t it? Well, not exactly, but with every passing year, wireless technology becomes …

11 Wilderness Survival Tips That Could Save Your Life in Critical Situations

Learning self-defense techniques or creating a Medical ID on your iPhone are all things you hope to never have to use; however, it provides you with …

Our planet is one big fireball

The Earth’s climate is changing before our eyes.<p>With record-breaking temperatures around the globe, satellite images reveal our planet to be a …

Olfactory receptors 'do more than smell'

Scientists in Germany suggest that a better understanding of the many roles of olfactory receptors in the body could lead to new avenues of medical …

Medical Research

Friday 5: Reasons you should still buy the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 [Video]

Looking back at Samsung’s return to form with the Note 8 last year, it’s clear that cost was a significant reason it was unable to receive our unhindered recommendation in our initial review.<p>In this week’s Friday 5, we’re going to take a look at why the Note 8 is now a more compelling option for …

Galaxy Note

Five Facts About Spiders To Ponder Before Bed

If you’re afraid of spiders, here’s some food for thought.<p>Everyone seems to be afraid of spiders. It’s not often that someone is quick to hold a …

AT&T may have what it needs to challenge Google’s advertising business

During its antitrust trial this year, AT&T described itself as a legacy TV company struggling to compete with tech giants like Google that are totally upending its advertising businesses and competing for the time and attention of the same audiences. Now that those regulatory issues are resolved, …

Bengaluru, Hyderabad to run out of groundwater by 2020 says Niti Aayog, proposes plan

By 2020, 21 major cities, including Delhi, Bangalore, and Hyderabad, are expected to reach zero groundwater levels, affecting access for 100 million …

NITI Aayog

Handbook for Qualities of Effective Teachers

Copyright © 2004 by the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD). All rights reserved. No part of this publication may be …

Adblock Plus now blocks social media tracking for Chrome & Firefox

Adblock today announced it was joining the fight against social media tracking by allowing users to block what has become so ubiquitous on almost every site out there.<p>Specifically, the tracking which Adblock Plus now aims to thwart is that which originates from social media buttons. You might …

Social Media

Discovery of DNA Structure and Function: Watson and Crick | Learn Science at Scitable

The First Piece of the Puzzle: Miescher Discovers DNA<p>Laying the Groundwork: Levene Investigates the Structure of DNA<p>Meanwhile, even as Miescher's …

How to choose a smartwatch if you use Android

Too many choices, and none of them are great<p>Back in February, Ron Amadeo wrote an excellent piece at <i>Ars Technica</i> that pointed out an obvious fact: Google’s Wear OS is in serious trouble. Of course, back in February, Wear OS wasn’t called Wear OS; it was called Android Wear. The renaming happened …

10 Excellent Websites to Help Students with Their Homework

The Internet provides learners with tons of educational materials to help them with their learning, however, browsing these resources can be time …

M-learning

How to use a Samsung Galaxy S9 with two Bluetooth devices at a time

We've all tried to share what we're listening to with someone. We'll split earbuds with our partner while watching a movie on a flight, and it seems …

10 Free Tech Tools & Websites Every Teacher Should Know About

Photograph courtesy MaxPixel. Public domain<p>Confession: I was a late tech adopter.<p>I didn’t own a computer until I was in college. I couldn’t record on …

Everything your biology teacher told you about earlobes is wrong

A lot of genes go into making your ears hang low.<p>Most of us learned in high school biology that genetics can sometimes be incredibly simple. Some physical traits are the result of an easy equation containing a pair of parents' genes. One trait—blue eyes, for example—results from recessive genes, …

Huawei's Mate 10 Pro is a high-end alternative to Samsung, Apple devices

Chinese smartphone giant Huawei has not been shy about its ambition to dethrone Samsung and Apple to become the top smartphone vendor in the world. …

Ring Protect is a $199 home security system that launches this month

When it comes to smart home accessories, there are a few companies that truly stand out among the rest. Philips is known for its Hue lightbulbs, Nest …

Skipping breakfast tied to higher risk of hardening in arteries

(Reuters Health) - People who skip breakfast may be more likely to develop atherosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries, than individuals who start each day with a hearty meal, a new study suggests.<p>FILE PHOTO: A full English breakfast is seen at the Glider Cafe along the A419 near Frampton …

New York City

3 scientists just won the Nobel Prize for discovering how body clocks are regulated — here's why that's such a big deal

• <b>Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael Young were awarded the 2017 Nobel Prize in physiology or medicine "for their discoveries of molecular mechanisms controlling the circadian rhythm."</b>• <b><br>Your circadian rhythm, known as your internal body clock, helps regulate when you feel awake or asleep — and</b> …

Nobel Prize

If everyone became vegetarian, would the planet actually be better off?

Cutting back on red meat is probably the best place to start, but eating the right types of veggies is important, too.<p>People forego eating meat for a variety of reasons. Some do it in an attempt to eat healthier meals while others make the shift because they think cows and pigs are simply cuter …

Let Teachers Lead, and Other Ideas for Making Evaluations More Useful

By onSeptember 7, 2017 10:04 AM<p>After a performance evaluation, many teachers are simply handed a rubric with their scores, given a brief explanation …

Teaching

Cancer: Novel cell death technique may be better than chemo

Chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and immunotherapy are typically used to treat cancer, but they do not work for all patients with the disease. In a new …

Why India won't forgive Modi for gambling on Indian economy with demonetisation

OPEN TO OPINION<p><b>English</b> | Bangla<p>The most shocking revelation was the fact that 99 per cent of the demonetised currency had been deposited by the …

The 3:59 extended edition: Was the Galaxy Note 8 worth the wait?

The Perfect Office - Fender Bluetooth Speakers, Samsung Galaxy S8 Active, Office Ideas and More

We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. There are so many cool stuff out there that we could assemble infinite perfect office …