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4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

How to Create a Vintage Look using Lightroom

Before you create a vintage look using Lightroom, you have to decide what characteristics you think that look should have. It may mean different …

How an Old School Photographer is Kicking Your Butt on Instagram

Social media is supposed to be the realm of the young, and in this realm, Instagram reigns as visual king. It’s easy to imagine skinny jean-wearing …

How to Photograph Pets: 16 Tips to Capture the Perfect Shot

Photographing pets is a bit more challenging than photographing people. It is due to their unpredictable nature, and due to the fact that they don’t …

2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat

Beelzebubba: This is the stuff of redneck dreams . . . and everyone else's nightmares.<p>Make room, Beelzebub, there’s a new demon-prince pony car in town, and it’s from the people who once brought you a real Demon. This Challenger brandishes numbers to shame the mightiest Mustangs and ­Camaros. Known …

Danish zoo shoots giraffe and feeds carcass to carnivores

Marius is put down at the age of 18 months for being inbred - despite online petition and offer of home in Yorkshire<p>A perfectly healthy young giraffe was shot dead at Copenhagen zoo on Sunday despite an online petition to save it signed by thousands of animal lovers.<p>Marius, an 18-month-old giraffe, …

Confessions Of A Flappy Bird Addict

Just a quick game. It only takes a second. I, I need to beat my high score. That stupid bird. DAMMIT! Ok this time I’ll do better. DAMMIT! Alright the ad distracted me. F*CKKKK! I was doing so good. NOOOooo!<p>I don’t know why I want to play Flappy Bird. Why it’s the first thing that pops into my mind …

Copenhagen zoo sparks outrage by killing healthy giraffe named Marius

A healthy young giraffe has been put down at Copenhagen zoo, despite a campaign to save it.<p>Protesters carrying banners gathered outside the zoo this morning and thousands of people signed a petition to rescue the giraffe, called Marius, after the Danish zoo announced it was planning to kill the …

Flappy Bird 'to be taken down' after 'ruining creator's life'

App sensation Flappy Bird looks set to be removed from the App Store after its creator said he hates it for ruining his 'simple life'<p>The Flappy Bird game, which has seen phenomenal success in recent months, looks set to be removed from the App Store after its creator said he wants to live "in …

Photographer Explores Beauty Through Facial Symmetry

Both Sides Of is a series by photographer Alex John Beck that explores the definition of physical beauty. Each image in the British-born, New York-based photographer's collection is a composite offering two sets of symmetrical faces. One image takes the left half of the subject's face and mirrors …

Man Walks All Day to Create Massive Snow Patterns (Part 3)

English artist Simon Beck never ceases to amaze us with his large-scale murals of geometric patterns in snow. Each visually breathtaking piece, which Beck manually creates by walking through the snow and leaving behind his track prints, adds a surreal element to its natural landscape. Walking …

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How to Take a Picture of a Single, Ultra-Magnified Snow Flake

You—yes, you!—can help prove that no two flurries are alike. All you need is a good camera, a plastic bag, and some tape.<p>No two snowflakes are alike, they say. And yet: We rarely get proof of that. Our eyes perceive snow not as individual, idiosyncratic crystals ... but rather as uniformly fluffy …

Snow Leopard

About the Snow Leopard<p>These rare, beautiful gray leopards live in the mountains of Central Asia.<p><b>Alpine Adaptations</b><p>They are insulated by thick hair, and their wide, fur-covered feet act as natural snowshoes. Snow leopards have powerful legs and are tremendous leapers, able to jump as far as 50 feet. …

It’s a (Hire) Jungle out there

The notion that we should own lots of things is being challenged. Why spend a fortune on products when they can be hired instead?<p>It’s coming to that time of the month again, that time when palms sweat, hormones go mad, every little thing irritates and anger courses around the soul… yes, the monthly …

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Minecraft: how a game with no rules changed the rules of the game for ever

There is a new spot on the tourist trail in south Stockholm, for a particular kind of visitor.<p>The office of the Mojang company in Södermalm houses only 31 employees, along with a lot of leather sofas, a pool table and a fridge full of high-sugar energy drinks. But it is now a hallowed spot for …

Geneva, Switzerland: a cultural city guide

Every year thousands of skiers pass through Geneva airport’s arrivals hall, bypass the city and head straight for the mountains. They are missing out. As well as being a gateway to the Alps and European headquarters for the United Nations, Geneva has a rich and colourful history of religious …

Why we can 'see' the house that looks like Hitler

From seeing shapes in clouds to hearing Bing Crosby in a blizzard of static, we're all prone to finding things that aren't there. And there's a name for it: apophenia<p>The Latvian psychologist Konstantins Raudive spent the summer of 1965 trying to contact the dead. Every day, with careful precision, …

How to Take Better Pictures for Beginner Photographers

Photography can be a fun and exciting activity for all who have a passionate interest in learning some of the fundamentals of the use of their …

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It's time to bin this unboxing phenomenon

The online obsession with 'unboxing' tech videos is out of control, says Olly Mann<p>What do you do when you buy a new gadget? Take it home? Open it? Use it?<p>That’s what I do. I open it, I plug it in, I play with it. These verbs appropriately describe my actions. I have never, knowingly, "unboxed" …

Xbox One v PS4: a dispatch from the console wars

Under the strip-lit, soulless shell of the Earls Court exhibition centre, a queue is forming. Towards the front of this winding mass of flesh and denim sits a small boy. A huddle of pallid and paunchy men in black T-shirts keep sneaking peeks over each other's heads towards the young prince encased …

Top 10 budget restaurants and cafes in central London

Eating out in London doesn't have to leave your wallet empty. Updating his last budget eats guide to central London, Tony Naylor discovers that, particularly in and around Soho, the capital is home to a thriving, affordable casual dining scene<p>Koshari is an Egyptian snack food, a warm mix of rice, …

Jack Monroe's frozen yoghurt recipe

This simple dessert is a great way to stretch fresh berries, but it works brilliantly with cheaper frozen fruit, too<p>I first made these berry desserts with foraged blackberries and a few things from the fridge, but any berries will do. You can often get bags of mixed frozen berries far cheaper than …

10 of the most Jaw-Dropping Hotel Photos EVER

By Kristen McKenzie, HotelsCombined.com<p>Here at the HotelsCombined office, we've all gotten pretty used to staring at stunning hotel images -- with over 400,000 hotels in our database, sorting through scenic pics of luxury villas and infinity-edge pools has become standard daily fare.<p>However, there …

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Scientists discover method of charging phones with microwaves

Researchers from Duke University say Wi-Fi signals could be “harvested” to charge phones in areas without access to power<p>Scientists have discovered a way of charging a mobile phone by converting microwaves into an electrical current.<p>According to the team from Duke University, North Carolina, in …

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Top 10 bungee jumps in the world

"I still recall my first jump," reminisces New Zealander AJ Hackett, the man who launched commercial bungee jumping 25 years ago today. "I had the most amazing sensation."<p>At the time Hackett was running a struggling ski shop but inspired by British daredevils The Oxford University Dangerous Sports …