Jesse Marku

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How extreme fear shapes what we remember

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?<p>It was no ordinary honeymoon. After boarding their flight in Canada on the evening of 23 August 2001, newlyweds Margaret McKinnon and her husband were …

The Brain

4 Foods That Help Relieve Stress and Shrink Your Waistline

<b>Chocolate Milk</b><br>In the mood for something sweet? Go for this childhood favorite. "Chocolate milk has potassium, which helps relieve muscle spasms if you're dealing with physical stressors," says Gans. Just make sure to stick with the low-fat version.<p><b>Oatmeal</b><br>This fiber-packed food will keep you full …

PaigeeWorld - Manga Anime, How to Draw Sketch Color & Share, Community for Artists app review: explore your inner fanboy

Introduction<p>If you consider yourself to be an aspiring artist and you are a fan of the Manga style of comics, then PaigeeWorld is definitely for you. …

What are Avocados Good For?

<b>Bravo, Avocado!</b><br>Botanical Name: <i>Persea Americana</i><p>Spanish conquistadors had their own historian, Oviedo, who reported positively about avocados …

Top Anti-Inflammatory Foods, Herbs, and Spices

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Herbs and cooking spices contain a wide variety of antioxidants, minerals and vitamins, and help maximize the nutrient density of your …

Centireading force: why reading a book 100 times is a great idea

Author and columnist Stephen Marche, who has perused PG Wodehouse and Hamlet more than 100 times each, extols the virtues of literary repetition<p>I have read two books more than a 100 times, for different motives and with different consequences. Hamlet I read a 100 times for my dissertation, The …

Literature

The Best Workout to Avoid Gaining Weight

Healthy eating won't help keep the pounds off, but cardio and strength training will<p>If you tolerate the gym only because you are <i>thisclose</i> to ditching …

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Norman Doidge: the man teaching us to change our minds

Do you believe you can think yourself well, changing the very structure of your brain over time through rigorous training? Norman Doidge does…<p>Extract: A man walks off his Parkinson’s symptoms<p>When you pick up a bestseller that announces “this book will change your life”, or which, say, claims to be …

The Brain

Mystery of Earth's Water Origin Solved

Instead of arriving later by comet impact, Earth's waters have likely existed since our planet's birth.<p>The water that makes Earth a majestic blue marble was here from the time of our planet's birth, according to a new study of ancient meteorites, scientists reported Thursday.<p>Where do the oceans …

Pumpkin geometry: stunning shadow sculptures that illuminate an ancient mathematical technique

Henry Segerman and Saul Schleimer paint beautiful shadows based on the maths of stereographic projection, a method originally used by cartographers to map the Earth<p>Like a Halloween pumpkin, the hollow sphere casts a dramatic shadow across the room.<p>The curved lines on the spherical shell magically …

Crystal histories and mysteries revealed

A new and multifaceted gem of a film produced by one of Britain’s flashiest scientific facilities, the Diamond Light Source, explores the histories and mysteries of X-ray crystallography. The technique emerged from early 20th century physics but its power to reveal the inner atomic and molecular …

Our Use Of Little Words Can, Uh, Reveal Hidden Interests

One Friday night, 30 men and 30 women gathered at a hotel restaurant in Washington, D.C. Their goal was love, or maybe sex, or maybe some combination of the two. They were there for speed dating.<p>The women sat at separate numbered tables while the men moved down the line, and for two solid hours …

Instagram Solves A Problem That Goes Back To The Birth Of Photography

Instagram yesterday outlined how this neat algorithm works. The gyroscopic samples and frames are first fed into a stabilizer to generate a new set of camera orientations as an output. Each input frame is changed by the IGTrackStabilizer until it is in the right camera orientation.<p>Cinema also has …

How to See the Future In Kids’ Drawings

Give a kid a pencil, and she’ll draw a blob – but pretty soon that shape will start to have a face and body. Stick drawings are an easy way to monitor cognitive development, and a new study finds a link between the ability to draw well and intelligence years later.<p>Rosalind Arden, a cognitive …

Drawing

Windowless Airplane Will Give Passengers High-Res Panoramic Views

You don’t need a window for these views. Paris-based design company Technicon Design recently won an award for their IXION Windowless Jet Concept. …

Inside the cell, an ocean of buffeting waves

Conventional wisdom holds that the cytoplasm of mammalian cells is a viscous fluid, with organelles and proteins suspended within it, jiggling …

Startups Pitch Cricket Flour As The Best Protein You Could Eat

If you heard crickets chirping in your backyard, would it occur to you to grind them into a powder to mix into a protein shake?<p>That could become the next foraging trend if several edible insect companies can convince consumers that pulverized crickets are the next "it" protein.<p>"Insects are probably …