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DIY Paper Hydrangeas

These lovely DIY paper flowers are a fun way to add spring flair to your home or make a charming housewarming gift!<p><b>Skill Level:</b> Moderate <b><br>Time …

Researchers Create Matrix-Like Instant Learning Through Brain Stimulation

You know Kung Fu. Researchers at HRL Laboratories have discovered that when you use transcranial direct current stimulation to send the brain activity of commercial and military pilots into the heads of novice pilots, subjects can essentially learn to fly in a realistic flight simulator.<p>The …

The Brain

Pirating Research Papers

Ian MacAllen is the Rumpus Deputy Editor and founder of English Kills Review an online literary magazine focused on books, authors, and New York …

What’s the Point of Being Human? The Best Answer So Far

<b>By Deepak Chopra, MD</b><p><b>The point of being human is to push the envelope of being human. This is worth remembering when times are tough and we lose</b> …

Consciousness

Why a Mathematician Spent Years Mulling Over How to Slice a Pizza

We spoke to mathematician Joel Haddley about his new solutions and the puzzles that pizza still poses.<p>Leave it to mathematicians to look at a pizza and see a problem. While most of us consider the cheesy treat to be a solution to basically all of life's struggles, the venerable dish has long posed …

Mathematics

'It's been devastating': former NFL players count the cost of concussion

George Visger sat in his truck, a prized possession since everything else was gone, but struggled to remember the model and year. “It’s, uh, a Chevy. Yeah. A Trailblazer, I think. 2003. No, wait, 2009. Probably around then.”<p>The former professional footballer paused, annoyed with himself for …

Kinesiology

Easy Slow Cooker Recipes: Chicken Tortilla Soup

I love my slow cooker more than I love most things. That sounds extreme – but what other appliance can cook your food overnight without the threat of …

17 Sweet and Tangy Pomegranate Recipes You HAVE To Try

Right as apple and pear seasons are coming to a close, pomegranate season is beginning. Along with citrus fruits, poms are about to hit their prime, and you can score an awesome deal on this powerhouse fruit at the grocery store. While they are delicious just cut in half and eaten with a spoon, …

4 Mistakes That Are Built into Your Brain

<b>“Cognitive bias is the biggest self-imposed obstacle to progress, not only for oneself but in the end, for all mankind.” ~Unknown</b><p>On a beautiful …

Critical Thinking

Easy Crockpot Recipes Requiring 6 Ingredients or Less

A crockpot is a home chef’s best friend. Pop your ingredients into the pot before you go to work and come home to a house that smells like heaven. If …

Cooking