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Five Interesting Facts about Kalani Sitake

On Saturday, February 11, 2017, Kalani Sitake, head coach of the Brigham Young University football team will grace the RootsTech stage as keynote …

What’s New on FamilySearch—March 2016

Each month, FamilySearch publishes a list of new changes and updates to the FamilySearch.org website. This list includes changes to Family Tree as …

Finding Irish Marriage Records

I have been researching my Irish roots for over 50 years. When I want to search for an Irish marriage record, I go to FamilySearch and to …

Find Out What it Takes to Becoming an Accredited Genealogist

What does it take to become an accredited genealogist? Why even bother to do it? Danielle Batson provided each person in her well attended session …

What’s the most we can remember?

People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy.<p>Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more pictures, our brains never seem to run out of room. Yet it defies logic that one adult human …

The Brain

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

This Hungarian-American Mathematician May Have Been Smarter Than Einstein

John von Neumann, born in Budapest in 1903 and immigrated to the United States in 1930, was a seminal thinker in mathematics (foundations of mathematics, functional analysis, ergodic theory, geometry, topology, and numerical analysis), physics (quantum mechanics, hydrodynamics, and fluid dynamics), …

Family History Library to Hold Free English Research Series

On Saturday, February 22, 2014, the Family History Library is offering a series of classes on English research. The topics include “England Research …

Family History Library to Hold Free Swedish Research Series

On Saturday, February 22, 2014, the Family History Library is offering a series of classes on Swedish research. The topics include “ArkivDigital,” …