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Mum, 82, who couldn't recognise her own son due to dementia gets memory back - after changing her diet

An 82-year-old dementia sufferer who failed to recognise her own son has incredibly got her memory back after changing her diet.<p>When his mother's …

Alzheimer's Disease

Stego for Skrillex: hiding data in dubstep drops

Ben Cartwright-Cox observed that he could modulate the bass frequencies in electronic dance music/dubstep in a way that was easy to detect with a …

Thom Yorke soothes crowd during Radiohead gig disruption with stunning a cappella performance

Check out Yorke delivering 'The Gloaming'<p>During a moment of disturbance at a Radiohead gig this week, Thom Yorke treated to the crowd to a rare a …

Anatomy Of An Earworm: What Makes A Catchy Song?

You could spend hours dissecting what turns a song into the perfect earworm. But we can cut the whole thing short by noting what happens when we say …

Andrew Scheps' In-Depth Mixing Tips for Scheps Omni Channel

Anchorage voters are 1st in US to defeat 'bathroom bill'

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Voters in Alaska's largest city have become the first in the U.S. to defeat a so-called bathroom bill referendum that asked …

Los Angeles Wins Suit Against DOJ Over Immigration Policy

The U.S. Justice Department can’t make cooperation with federal immigration policies a consideration in awarding grants to local law enforcement …

Immigration

Bowie Producer Ken Scott Isn't Interested in Your Plugin Dependency

From recording The Beatles to co-producing four iconic David Bowie albums, Ken Scott has experienced it all when it comes to working in recording …

Look at Syria, and you can see all the elements that have led to world wars

What on earth are we doing? I have not heard a single expert on Syria explain how dropping missiles on that country will advance the cause of peace or lead its dictator, Bashar al-Assad, to back down. It will merely destroy buildings and probably kill people. It is pure populism, reflected in the …

Middle East

Famous 15-year-old ‘Mini Monet’ painter Kieron Williamson to auction Chelsea Flower Show paintings

The art prodigy will be creating his next masterpiece by painting the Stihl Inspiration garden by Hillier.<p><b>His first painting sold for a phenomenal £14,000 when he was just six years old, and now, 15-year-old artist Kieron Williamson will be appearing at this year's prestigious Chelsea Flower Show</b> …

Art

Dr. Rubinstein On Acid Techno, Dancing And Her Love Of Rave Culture

The Berlin-based rising talent sat down with us ahead of her set at this Saturday's Telekom Electronic Beats Clubnight at Suxul in Ingolstadt.<p>When talent, dedication and the stars all align, things can move quickly in the electronic music scene. And Marina Rubinstein—better known as Dr. …

I Discovered Thirty Seconds To Mars Just In Time To Be Disappointed By Them

Up until a few days ago, there was a glaring blindspot in my knowledge of contemporary music: I had never knowingly listened to a Thirty Seconds To Mars song.<p>This is acceptable for most people. After all, while Thirty Seconds to Mars has sold more than 15 million albums worldwide since 2002 and …

Finland has found the answer to homelessness. It couldn’t be simpler

“I was born in Liverpool and grew up on a council estate. I had a clean home, toys and nice meals as a kid. When I was nine years old, the sexual abuse started. My abusers made me feel special. They gave me gifts, moneys, cigarettes and sweets. When I was 13 I ran away from home and soon found …

Homelessness

A Teacher Banned Phones On A Midterm, So One Student Brought In A Record Player To Bump Kanye West

If you needed any more proof that vinyl is fully back, then this is truly it. As noted by the fan account Team Kanye Daily, a bewildered school teacher named Eric Sauercracker took to Twitter today to share the lengths that one Yeezy fan went to in order to listen to his music while taking a …

What Steve Jobs, Venus Williams, and the Dalai Lama Have to Say About Focus (Hint: It's Really Important)

Is your mind wandering off again? This will inspire you to find your focus again and get going.<p>Anytime is a good time to spring into action. But making the decision to get work done, start that project, or pursue that dream is only half the battle. You will need a deep reserve of commitment and …

Top questions you should ask during an interview to raise eyebrows

Job interviews are laced with questions that give the interviewer the opportunity to get to know A) if you will be an asset to the company and B) if …

Inside the “Museum of Banned Objects,” an Art World Answer to The Handmaid’s Tale

A new exhibition at Ace Hotel New York, curated by Ellie Sachs and Matt Starr, stages a not-so-distant dystopian future.<p>A box of Plan B. A pack of birth control pills. A bottle of Truvada. A condom. Now, sequester these products behind glass vitrines, à la a Mike Penceian fever dream, and you will …

Candid Photos of New York's Radical Women in the 70s and 80s

Photographer Marcia Resnick's portraits of fierce female artists like Joan Jett and Debbie Harry capture the revolutionary spirit of the times.<p>Brooklyn-born photographer Marcia Resnick has documented New York City’s art communities for more than half a century. When she was in high school in the …

How They Did It: Taking the Leap From AD to Director to Make All I Wish

There’s that moment in every doomed relationship when you know you’re going to have to end it.<p>He shows up late (again). He makes a derogatory remark …

From porn-star wife’s nether regions to Balloon Dogs: Hong Kong-bound Jeff Koons talks ‘plastic art’, selfies and Art Basel | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

<b>For an artist whose</b> reputation is built on large-scale spectacle – think of those colossal canines, <i>Puppy</i> (1992) and <i>Balloon Dog</i> (1994), or the …

Dressed Up To Get Lucky: The Clothes That Change Our Fortune

According to a recent study (by Wink Slots, but stay with me), 60% of 18-30 year olds have a lucky pair of pants. The irony is twofold: 1) we’re …

Bob Dylan's 'Going Electric' Guitar Headed to Auction

<b>UPDATE</b>: Bob Dylan's "Going Electric" guitar sold for $490,000 on Saturday as part of Julien's Auction's Music Icons auction. <b></b><p><b>***</b><p>The 1965 Fender …

Guitar

John Lennon – Double Fantasy

Five years in the making, <i>Double Fantasy</i> is such an uplifting album, even on the less upbeat songs. Ultimately, following <b>John Lennon</b>’s murder three …

5 common yoga mistakes you may not realize you’re making—and exactly how to fix them

Have you ever felt like you were totally soaring in crow, but then caught your reflection and noticed you were less bird-like and more, well, ready …

Astro litter-picker launches to help clean up 7,600 tonnes of space junk

The world’s most advanced litter-picker will be launched into space next week to clean up floating debris which is threatening satellites and the International Space Station (ISS).<p>Surrey University has designed a spacecraft which can grab space junk then pull it into Earth’s atmosphere where it is …

Space Exploration

Bill Gates's Daughter Says This Book Perfectly Captures What It's Like to Be a Billionaire's Kid

Forget 'Rich Kids of Instagram' and try this novel instead.<p>If you want to know what it's like to be the child of one of the planet's richest people, you could try Rich Kids of Instagram. There you'll see yachts, champagne, private jets, and ridiculous cars, all of which are kind of fun to ogle. But …

Those on Track to Achieve Success Share This Mindset

And the good news is, it's possible to change direction if you're headed toward failure.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every year, I speak to thousands of audiences throughout the United States and around the world on how to achieve new levels of financial freedom and …

For a High-Performing Team, Ask Positive Questions

Have you ever been in a meeting where the energy shifted suddenly from ho-hum to positive and electrified? Those shifts often come not because someone stated an opinion, but because someone asked a positive question.<p>Research confirms this. One study* found that members of high-performing teams have …

Happiness

Thomas Melchior invites us into his kitted out studio

<b>How did the track begin?</b><p>My daughter Marlene used to come to my studio and we’d jam together with her on the mic and me on keys and computer. On the …

Say Goodbye to Bloating with This Genius 5-Minute Workout

1. Cat-Cow<p>Many yoga poses, like Cat-Cow, can help with digestion and bloat. In this move, you’ll stretch and compress your intestines to help promote …

Yoga