Suzanne Horan

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Scientists May Have Found A Way To Erase Traumatic Memories

Researchers have known for decades that memories are unreliable. They're particularly adjustable when actively recalled because at that point they're pulled out of a stable molecular state.<p>Last spring, scientists published a study performed at the University of Washington in which adult volunteers …

The Brain

The folds of the brain

<i>Thanks to Kiban for this post idea!</i><p>If you’ve ever seen a picture of the brain, you know the brain is wrinkly. But what’s the purpose of the wrinkles? …

Studio Arts - Smithsonian Associates

The Studio Arts Department of the Smithsonian Associates has offered hands-on art classes for over 40 years. Designed for individuals age 16 and up, …

Smithsonian

Lost Leonardo Da Vinci Painting Worth £100 Million May Have Been Found In A Scottish Farmhouse (PHOTO)

A lost painting by Leonardo da Vinci may have been found in a Scottish farmhouse, reported <i>The Daily Mail</i>. The work, thought to be a 500-year-old portait of Madonna and child, is potentially worth over $150 million (£100 million) if experts are able to prove its authenticity.<p>The lucky owners of the …

The Lost Leonardo Da Vinci

<i>This segment was originally broadcast on Apr. 20, 2008. It was updated on Aug. 14, 2008.</i><p>In the art world, there is perhaps no mystery more enduring …

Art History

Perspective

Perspective - Leonardo da Vinci<p>By Amy Chandler | Perspective Day for Leonardo da Vinci<p>7 Ways Bats Are Just Like Batman<p>For one, these dark knights …

Digital Art

Cool math trick: Converting between miles and kilometers

Here's a very cool trick for using math to convert between miles and kilometers.<p>The Fibonacci sequence is made up of numbers that are the sum of the …

Librarian wants to ban 5-time reading champ from contest

The mother of a 9-year-old reading whiz from New York is asking for an apology after a local librarian said she wanted her son banned from a reading club contest that he just won for the fifth year in a row.<p>After Tyler Weaver read 63 books between June 24 and Aug. 3 to win this year’s Dig Into …

Asynchrony and X-Men

<i>In case you’re looking for it, here’s the Five Unexpected Traits article!</i><p>Asynchrony, “<i>not synchronized</i>,” describes this common pattern seen in gifted …

The Incredibles

Good At Too Many Things?

Photo by Nina Haghighi<p><i>Multipotentiality</i> is a fancy way of saying “good at many things.” It’s a defining trait of gifted kids, and you’ve probably …

We Only Get Stronger When It’s Difficult!

Photo by Barney Moss<p><i>Update: We now have a professionally designed set of 5 printable posters for sale in the Byrdseed store!</i><p>Gifted kids, by their …

Fish