#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.

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

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 …


11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

TED Talks

One suicide every 40 seconds: World Health Organization report

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 …

Mental Health

Ending Mental Illness Stigma Equals No More Shame

Mental Health

Trampled By Turtles: NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert

Wheel of Musical Impressions with Adam Levine


19 Unapologetic One-Liners From Joan Rivers

“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 …