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7 Tips to Improve Your Memory

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

Schrödinger's microbe: physicists plan to put living organism in two places at once

A radical demonstration of quantum theory could see a bacterium suspended in an uncertain state similar to that famously endured by Schrödinger’s cat<p>Physicists have drawn up plans to put a living organism in two places at once in a radical demonstration of quantum theory.<p>The scientists aim to …

Physics

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend

Here are 25 books recommended by some of the top CEOs in the world to kick off your reading list.<p>Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few …

Rewriting Autism History

Newly discovered documents show how crucial autism research was ignored, perpetuating misinformation about autistic children.<p>History is dotted with simultaneous independent discoveries. From the Möbius strip to the electric telegraph, great minds sometimes do think alike. And for decades now, the …

Uber vs Lyft: 9 things to consider before your first ride

Gone are the days of standing on a street corner and thrusting out your hand to get the attention of a cab. For many urban city dwellers, hitching a ride is as simple as whipping out your phone, tapping in an app, and waiting for a black town car or pink-mustache-flaunting Prius to arrive.<p>Look …

New Books Party: books that arrived recently | @GrrlScientist

This week’s books include a biochemist’s reasoning that protons are the fundamental reason that life evolved in the way it did; a botanist’s assertion that plants are intelligent beings; and an exploration of one of the basic principles of geology, plate tectonics

Nick Cave and Warren Ellis Score New Viggo Mortensen Film Far From Men

Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, who've played together in the Bad Seeds and Grinderman, have added another film soundtrack to their long list of credits. They've scored French director David Oelhoffen's <i>Far From Men (Loin des Hommes)</i>, a movie that stars Viggo Mortensen and is based off an Albert Camus …

99 Of 2015's Best New Songs (So Far)

We recap our favorite pop, electronic, country, rap, and rock for the first quarter of the year. In no particular order.<p>1. The unabashed swagger of <b>Ghostface Killah</b> & <b>BADBADNOTGOOD</b>'s spicy, funky "Raygun" featuring <b>DOOM</b>.<p>2. The sexy, sultry tease anthem by <b>The Weeknd</b>, "Earned It"<p>3. <b>Charli XCX</b> & <b>Rita Ora</b> …

Music

Benjamin Clementine Was Homeless on the Streets of Paris, Now He Sells Out Its Biggest Venues

He's been praised by Paul McCartney and booked by Björk, but how is the former busker coping with fame?<p>Benjamin Clementine is hunched over in his overcoat at our Parisian bistro table, chatting to me like a world-weary old chap, but even at 26, the not long ago discovered North London poet and …

Thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion kills MRSA superbug

<b>London (CNN) —</b> It might sound like a <i>really</i> old wives' tale, but a thousand-year-old Anglo-Saxon potion for eye infections may hold the key to wiping out the modern-day superbug MRSA, according to new research.<p>The 10th-century "eyesalve" remedy was discovered at the British Library in a …

Super Bug

The 5 Best iPhone Games of the Month

Every week, TIME rounds up our favorite iPhone games of the past few days. Here are the best of the best for March, from mind-straining puzzle games …

The Signal review – semi-successful indie-style sci-fi

Cerebral and stripped down, this sci-fi drama has more in common with recent indie contributions to the genre than big-tent actioners<p>On a cross-country road trip, three MIT students (Brenton Thwaites, Olivia Cooke and Beau Knapp) stop off in Nevada while looking for an enigmatic hacker and end up …

Amazon Goes After Dropbox, Google, Microsoft With Unlimited Cloud Drive Storage

Last year, Amazon gave a boost to its Prime members when it launched a free, unlimited photo storage for them on Cloud Drive. Today, the company is expanding that service as a paid offering to cover other kinds of content, and to users outside of its loyalty program. Unlimited Cloud Storage will …