Nives Gerjevic

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What’s So ‘American’ About John Milton’s Lucifer?

The fallen archangel and antagonist of the epic poem Paradise Lost was a self-made, individualistic iconoclast.<p>Three hundred and fifty years ago, the poet John Milton wrote one of the greatest characters in all of British literature: Lucifer, the antagonist of the epic poem <i>Paradise Lost</i>. Feared by …

How To Improve Your Memory And Concentration

Your brain is like a muscle. Without going to the gym and feeding your muscles with the right food, they simply won’t grow. The same applies to your …

7 Simple Daily Habits to Sharpen Your Intelligence

Give your brain a daily workout to sharpen your focus and become more intelligent.<p>You probably spend at least a couple of hours each week training your body--doing cardio, weight training, or even just walking. You're training your muscles to stay pliant and strong, your joints to stay fluid, and …

Productivity Apps

These online maps let you find the quietest spots in big cities

How does your city sound? That’s a question a group of researchers are trying to answer with a new project called Chatty Maps.<p>The site, which features aerial views of London, Barcelona, Madrid, New York and Boston mines Flickr for geo-located tags that feature words that can be associated with …

10 Steps To Becoming A Blogger

I seem to receive about three emails a day asking me for advice on how to become a blogger. I try to respond to every email, however in recent months I've begun writing articles on the subject to save myself time and to help anyone else who is intrigued. Ever since my first blog post on 100 things …

Everything You Know About Artificial Intelligence is Wrong

It was hailed as the most significant test of machine intelligence since Deep Blue defeated Garry Kasparov in chess nearly 20 years ago. Google’s …

Louis CK Begs Fans Not to Vote for Trump in an Epically Hilarious Email. It’s a Must Read. | T.V.S.T.

on March 7, 2016 at 5:23 am<p>Louis C.K. is considered one of those “smart” comedians. He’s not just cheap punchlines and sex jokes; his comedy is very …

The man whose brain tumour 'turned him into a paedophile'

While sex is still one of the biggest taboos in society, it is accepted that most sex between consenting adults is moral but any act that takes place …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

Dementia