#FF 9/5/14 Wonderful Weekend Review: #Psychology Finds, Songs for the Soul and Sunday's Comics
By Barbara Bogdanow Lavi | Today's magazine includes TED Talks on #Happiness, #Depression, and #Learning. Songs for the soul include a 15 minute NPR concert by Trampled Turtles with some wonderful harmonies and a hilarious clip of Adam Levine and Jimmy Fallon impersonating famous singers. Finally, I included some funny jokes from in tribute to Joan Rivers who could always make us laugh and would have wanted us to keep on smiling, and some funny photos.
If you're going to learn anything, you need two kinds of prior knowledge:<p>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 …Learning
Every 40 seconds someone in the world takes their own life, a global tally of more than 800,000 suicides a year, according to a landmark United Nations report on the subject.<p>The research found that suicide killed more people each year than conflicts and natural catastrophes, accounting for more …World Health Organization
“We don’t apologize for a joke. We are comics. We are here to make you laugh. If you don’t get it, then don’t watch us.”<p>Joan Rivers was not a delicate woman, by any means. The comedian, who died Thursday at age 81, was unapologetically sassy, famous for stirring up trouble in the form of brutally …Joan Rivers