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8 Brain Exercises To Improve your IQ Score

Can we make ourselves any smarter? The answer to that particular question is still a puzzle, trying to be solved by scientists all over the world. …

10 Must Read Books for Every Teacher

October , 2015<br>As life-long learners, teachers are continuously learning to improve their teaching practice and expand their knowledge base. …

Someone published thousands of photos of historic US space missions — here are some amazing ones

The 9,200 high-resolution images posted to the Project Apollo Archive were taken during every manned mission to the moon, both on the way there and back.<p>These aren't just photos of the moon's surface either. The entire film reels were uploaded so you can see the blurry outtakes along with some …

18 Ways to Create Good Habits -- and Eliminate Bad Ones -- for Life

Forget the excuses! Building good habits lies in following a system consistently, day in and day out.<p>All of us like to mythologize successful …

Success

7 Hobbies Science Says Will Make Your Brain Works Smarter And Faster

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t …

25 Habits That Will Make You Smarter

Want to expand your mind? A little bit of effort every day goes a long way.<p>In the Quora thread, “What would you do to be a little smarter every …

Google Docs

22 Quotes From Albert Einstein to Take You Inside His Mind

Albert Einstein is arguably the most famous physicist of all time. His theory of relativity forever changed the way we perceive the world and opened …

Microsoft releases free computer science curriculum for new developers | On MSFT

It may be surprising to some, but many people are only interested in computers as a consumption device rather than a tool; for example preferring to …

Free Education: Hundred Places To Learn

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. – Nelson Mandela<p>— Anon.Dos (@anondos_) June 16, 2015<p>Knowledge comes from …

4 Ancient Tips To Get The Most Out Of Your Meditation

Most meditation focuses on breathing, but I find that the most powerful techniques are based on an essential principal: to meditate on what you want …

The 100 Best Video Sites For Educators

Bringing multimedia into the classroom is a great way to engage students in learning. Supplementing lessons, opening up new interests, and offering …

5 Good Android Portfolio Creator Apps for Students

The easiest way to capture qualitative evidence of student learning. Three Ring allows teachers and students to document *anything*, organize it in …

Education Technology

101 Inspiring Quotes From the Most Successful People in History

Whenever you're struggling to get things done, turn to this list of quotes for the inspiration and motivation you need to be the best you can be.<p>Inspiration can come from anywhere, but one of my favorite sources is inspirational quotes. There are several that have helped me stay on track throughout …

Motivation

11 images that capture the incredible vastness of space

1) The sun is incomprehensibly huge<p>We all know the sun is big. But this image, part of a great series on the size of astronomical objects by John Brady, underscores that it's vast on a scale that's simply impossible for our puny human minds to understand. We think of the Earth as a big place: …

Astronomy

Hubble Shoots The Moon

<b>Hubble Prospects For Resources on The Moon</b><p>America has always been a land of pioneers, from the first settlers to those who moved west in the 1800s. …

10 Smart Study Tactics That Support How The Brain Actually Works

Here’s the problem with what I’m about to tell you: these tactics may may be news to you, but in psychology circles most of them have been around for …

10 Excellent New Educational Web Tools for Teachers

March 20, 2015<br>Here are some very useful educational web tools we have curated over the last few weeks. These are EdTech tools we came across through …

Education Technology

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …

A Universe of 10 Dimensions

When someone mentions “different dimensions,” we tend to think of things like parallel universes – alternate realities that exist parallel to our …

Dark Matter

SpaceX Dragon V2- Because 'Russians Overcharge' says Elon Musk | Video

Learning Another Language Makes Your Brain Grow Bigger — Literally

<i>Learning a new language can grow one’s perspective. Now scientists find that learning languages grows parts of the brain.</i><p><i>Scientists studied the</i> …

Test your Brain with these Brain Teasers, Games and Illusions

Here you can enjoy the <i>Top 25 Brain Teasers</i>, <b>Games & Illu­sions</b> that Sharp­Brains read­ers (pri­mar­i­ly adults, but younger minds too) have enjoyed …

The Brain

The best science and technology podcasts

The best science and technology podcasts, from astronomy for beginners to consumer advice, selected and updated by Pete Naughton<p><b>SCIENCE</b><p><b>Hubblecast</b><br>Galactic mergers, the Monkey Head Nebula and an operational time machine are just a few of the stranger-than-science-fiction topics touched upon in this …

10 Tools Every Teacher Should Master This Summer - Getting Smart by Alison Anderson - EdTech, Innovation, Teaching

According to Common Sense Media, 95% of teachers agree that using technology increases student engagement and 92% of teachers want to add more …

How To Add Rigor To Anything

<b>How To Add Rigor To Any Lesson, Unit, Or Assessment</b>by<b> Terry Heick</b>Rigor is a fundamental piece of any learning experience.It is also among the most …

Can we tell the difference between a lying brain and a truth-telling brain?<p>Science Buddies<p>Ray Dolan, Peter Dayan, Wolfram Schultz have demonstrated …