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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> …

Top 10 Android Apps For April 2015

A new month calls for some new apps on your device. Yet again, we dived into the playstore and handpicked the 10 best Android apps you should …

Female Superhero Art Series by Karl Liversidge

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Universal Wants Scarlett Johansson to Revive 'Creature From the Black Lagoon'

Of all Universal's classic monsters, "Creature From the Black Lagoon" was always the most mysterious: since the eponymous gill-man had no literary …

How Good Is Your Eyesight? (TEST)

The Calculator: Where did it come from? | Stuff of Genius

Calculators

Zoo Atlanta’s New Slimy, Scaly Spectacular - HowStuffWorks

How Do Airplanes Fly?

Mountain Biking

Science with National Beer Day - Cool Science Experiment

How to Walk on Eggs Eggsperiment - Cool Science Experiment

Eggs

35 Books You Need To Read In Your Twenties

From Cheryl Strayed's Wild to Amy Poehler's Yes Please, these are the books you need to get through your own roaring twenties. Inspired by this post.

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All The Winners Of The 2014 Game Awards

The results of the 2014 Game Awards in Las Vegas are in and I’m pretty happy with the results.<p><i>Far Cry 4</i> won Best Shooter—I gave the game Best Shooter in my own FPS list a couple days ago.<p>Best Family Game went to <i>Mario Kart 8</i>, and while I didn’t rank my best family games, that one was at the top of …

Rise and Shine: 10 Steps to Becoming a Morning Person

In the perfect world we would all be morning people. We would wake up calm, refreshed and ready to tackle the day. But this isn't a perfect world, and many of us have hectic morning routines that are considered a success only if we're able to make it to work on time and with no coffee stains on our …

Let’s Transform India | Meenakshi Sundaram | Book Review

<b>SUBJECT: 5/5</b> <b><br>RELEVANCE: 5/5</b> <b><br>WRITING STYLE: 4/5</b> <b><br>ENTERTAINMENT QUOTIENT: 4/5</b><p>“If we could first know where we are and whither we are tending, we could …

How online courses boost college completion but lower actual learning (in 3 charts)

The availability of online learning is doing some really strange things to California’s community college students: It’s dramatically increasing their persistence to a degree, but it’s lowering how often they finish each course with a passing grade.<p>“In every academic subject area, students are less …

'Chameleon' Vine Looks Like Whatever Tree It Climbs

The more you adapt, the better you survive<p>Chameleons aren’t the only species that excel at mimicry, as biology professor Ernesto Gianoli discovered in Chile’s temperate rainforests.<p>The woody vine <i>Boquila trifoliolata</i>, Boquila for short, is a climbing plant, and has the abilities to mimic the leaves …

23 Children's Books You Need To Read Again As An Adult

With help from The New York Public Library's Youth Materials Specialist, Betsy Bird, we put together a list of 23 books worth giving a second read.

100 Books Everyone Should Read Before They Die

Many of the books are 20th century classics or recent bestsellers — the oldest book on the list is Jane Austen's 1813 masterpiece "Pride and Prejudice." It also spans multiple genres, with adult fiction, nonfiction, children's, and young adult novels such as "The Hunger Games" and "Harry Potter" …

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