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Why Human Brains Are Better At Learning

One of the most amazing things about the human brain is neuroplasticity -- the brain's ability to reorganize and restructure itself with new knowledge and experiences. Simply put, learning <i>literally</i> changes the brain.<p>While scientists used to think that the brain stopped developing in early …

Israel's new weapon for dealing with Hamas threat: the lollipop

Lollipops with messages criticising the Palestinian militant group have been distributed in the occupied territory to mark the start of Ramadan<p>Mass arrests, night-time raids and often deadly firepower have been <b>Israel</b>’s traditional methods of choice for dealing with Hamas and other bodies deemed …

Top 10 Reasons to Travel With Your Smartphone

Travel is a huge part of my life. I am either traveling around the United States or internationally for business and pleasure. I capture and share my experiences through photographs and videos. One of the most asked questions I receive from people on social media is what type of camera do I use …

7 Free Beauty Apps That Make You Look Flawless in Every Photo

By Lindsey Coco for GLAM4GOOD<p>We think you're gorgeous just as you are, but let's face it -- we are inundated on a daily basis with pictures of stars, models and "it" girls looking flawless. Pretty much every image you see posted from our pop culture icons is manipulated to look cooler or prettier …

China Bans Ramadan: Uyghur Muslims Punished for Fasting in Holy Month

The Chinese government has banned Muslims in the Xinjiang region from celebrating Ramadan, the month of fasting.<p>Dilxadi Rexiti, a spokesman for the …

16 of the Best Android Apps From June

From ephemeral Facebook messaging apps, to ones that simply let you say ‘Yo!’ to your buddies, we covered a lot of ground with new Android apps in June. So by way of a quick recap and to help you filter through the debris, here’s our pick of the newbies from the past month.<p>MailWise<p>There’s already …

Thirty dead bodies found on migrant boat bound for Italy

A fishing boat containing the bodies of about 30 people was being towed by an Italian navy frigate to the Sicilian port of Pozzallo in the latest tragedy to hit the busy Mediterranean crossing route.<p>The Italian navy said the bodies had been found in the bow during a rescue mission on Sunday …

Train companies making lower profits than 20 years ago

Figures show that in real terms, train operators' profits are lower now than two decades ago, when the railways were first privatised<p>Train companies are making lower profits now than they were in the nineties, when Britain’s railways had just been privatised, according to new research.<p>Rail …