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What’s the most we can remember?

People with extraordinary memory talents suggest that your mind may be capable of retaining more than you think, says Adam Hadhazy.<p>Unlike digital cameras with full memory cards that cannot snap any more pictures, our brains never seem to run out of room. Yet it defies logic that one adult human …

Humanity

Congressional leaders awkwardly read mean tweets about themselves

A video published last week for the 2015 Radio and TV Correspondents Association dinner features a number of top congressional leaders reading their snarky and nasty Twitter criticism.<p>"This man cries more than me, and I'm a friggin' wreck most days," House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said while …

Wreck

Here's How You're Told By The President You've Been Awarded The Nation's Highest Award For Bravery

Many recipients lose their lives in the act that the award recognizes. But some, like Marine Cpl. Kyle Carpenter — who will receive the medal on June 19 — survive and learn from the president that they are being given the highest possible recognition for their courage.<p>"Kyle, this is Barack Obama, …

Barack Obama

Meet the private army controlled by sacked Ukrainian billionaire Igor Kolomoisky

Although he was a close ally of President Petro Poroshenko's new government in Kiev, neither had the financial nor military clout to achieve that aim. So Kolomoisky decided to build his own private army of volunteers, equipped with heavy weaponry. He paid for all of this from out of his own …

Russia

The seven ways to have a near-death experience

Seeing a light and a tunnel may be the popular perception of death, but as Rachel Nuwer discovers, reports are emerging of many other strange experiences.<p>In 2011, Mr A, a 57-year-old social worker from England, was admitted to Southampton General Hospital after collapsing at work. Medical personnel …

Consciousness

Physics explains the secret to keeping your beer from spilling

Picture for representational purpose only<p>Nobody likes to spill their cup of coffee or that pint of foamy beer on the go. A new research may have just …

Princeton University

I Am Sterling Archer, and My Style Tips Will Make You All More Handsome

The suave star of FX's Archer discloses his most-classified style secrets.<p><i>To celebrate the new season of FX's Archer, we had the World's Greatest Spy</i> sit down and answer some of your most pressing romantic questions<i>. But Archer isn't just a lover (and a fighter); he's an exceptionally well-dressed</i> …

Men's Fashion

Time Travel IS Possible, This Physicist Just Demonstrated It

For many the concept of time travel is nothing more than domain of science fiction writers and Hollywood movie magic, but what if you could …

29 Surreal Places In America You Need To Visit Before You Die

<b>If you live in the U.S., you don’t need a passport to see what mother nature has to offer.</b><p>1. Mendenhall Glacier Caves, Alaska<p>In Mendenhall Valley of …

Newfound 'Gospel of the Lots of Mary' discovered in ancient text

A 1,500-year-old book that contains a previously unknown gospel has been deciphered. The ancient manuscript may have been used to provide guidance or encouragement to people seeking help for their problems, according to a researcher who has studied the text.<p>Written in Coptic, an Egyptian language, …

Archaeology

10 Timeless Tips For Business Writing (And Casual Sexism)

Often called the archetype for <i>Mad Men</i>, David Ogilvy wrote this great list of communication tips way back in 1982.<p>Employees of his demi-eponymous advertising agency were encouraged to share and make use of them in their daily working lives.<p>Although they were written a decade or so before corporate …

The Workplace