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This Amazingly Simple Technique Lets You Learn Anything in 5 Minutes and Remember It Forever

Y Combinator's Michael Nielsen uses a grade school tool to powerfully enhance his learning and retention skills.<p>If you're struggling to master a complex topic, a new language, or anything else that seems to strain your brain, Michael Nielsen has a suggestion for you: Try flashcards. Nielsen is a …

It's not just in the genes: the foods that can help and harm your brain

Our diet has a huge effect on our brain and our mental wellbeing, even protecting against dementia. So, what should be on the menu?<p>As a society, we are used to the idea that we feed our bodies, and that our diet shapes our waistlines. But many of us forget that the same diet also feeds our brains, …

Study Skills

Hints of the 4th dimension have been detected by physicists

Physicists have understood at least theoretically, that there may be higher dimensions, besides our normal three. The first clue came in 1905 when …

It Only Took This Instagram Co-Founder 1 Sentence to Provide the Perfect Cure for Procrastination

Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom uses this simple trick to avoid putting things off. And so can you.<p>Everyone at least occasionally puts things off. Everyone at least occasionally avoids doing things they need to do. Everyone, at some point, procrastinates.<p>And everyone who procrastinates <i>hates</i> the …

Oxygen Is Disappearing From the World's Oceans at an Alarmingly Rapid Pace

Tech & Science Ocean Oxygen Climate Change<p><i>Updated |</i> The ocean is running out of oxygen at a rapid speed—and the depletion could choke to death much …

Two Experiments Show Fourth Spatial Dimension Effect

To the best of our knowledge, we humans can only experience this world in three spatial dimensions (plus one time dimension): up and down, left and …

5 Key Artificial Intelligence Predictions For 2018: How Machine Learning Will Change Everything

During 2017 it was hard to escape predictions that artificial intelligence is about to change the world. In 2018, this is unlikely to change. However, an increased focus on repeatable and quantifiable results is likely to ground some of the “big picture” thinking in reality.<p>Don’t get me wrong - in …

Artificial Intelligence

Ketamine found to rapidly reduce suicidal thoughts and depression

After recently drifting into recreational circles due to its hallucinogenic properties, ketamine is now being re-evaluated among medial researchers …

Research

The best board game of 2017 is a wildly entertaining romantic comedy generator

It’s almost more fun after you’ve played than during a game.<p>The first time we played Fog of Love, my favorite new board game of 2017, the game was careful to remind my wife and me, over and over again, “This is fiction. This isn’t real.” We quickly sussed out what it meant: <i>T</i><i>his isn’t really …

Apparently aloe vera will make your brows grow faster

Who knew that aloe vera is an easy and safe way to make your brows grow faster? We did!<p>According to numerous publications and old remedies, growing …

Vera

There’s now a billion more reasons to hate the Winklevoss twins

The Winklevii became billionaires after all — and they didn’t need Facebook to do it.<p>Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss — the 6-foot-5 identical twins who …

Fundraising

Coding is fun: here's how to ignite the developer spark in children

Basic coding fundamentals are no longer optional for high school graduates who want to excel in the modern workforce. Every child won’t grow up to be a developer, but the ability to understand how computers and AI work is important in almost every industry – and becoming more so every year.<p>Luckily, …

7 Storytelling Structures to Improve Your Presentations (Infographic)

What your favorite plots and your next business presentation should have in common.<p>Giving presentations, whether during meetings with co-workers or to potential new clients, can often seem intimidating. But luckily, there are tried and true ways to organize your information so that it is both easy …

12 Simple Phrases That Are Guaranteed to Make People Like You More

The late, great American poet Maya Angelou once said, "People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."<p>The truth is, your word choice creates a brief impression that can lead to a lasting impression, long after the particulars …

Self-improvement

Bitcoin is ruining the planet

If you're like me, you've probably been ignoring the bitcoin phenomenon for years — because it seemed too complex, far-fetched, or maybe even too libertarian. But if you have any interest in a future where the world moves beyond fossil fuels, you and I should both start paying attention now.<p>Last …

Understanding the real capabilities of unsupervised machine learning

“Hey, Siri. What is the capital of New York?” We all know what happens next — Siri provides the answer. How Siri knows the correct answer is not a mystery (we have the internet to thank for that), but what is more interesting is the fact that Siri is able to understand the question at all.<p>Siri can …

Google released an AI that analyzes your genome

Genome Analysis<p>In the 15 years since the human genome was first sequenced in a historic scientific achievement, genomic sequencing has become …

The Blockchain Could Make Trust Accessible to Everyone

Thomas Hedger<p>The blockchain isn’t just about transferring money—it’s also changing how people worldwide access data, keep and access records, and prove ownership.<p>You’ve probably heard about Bitcoin, the digital currency that many techies and Redditors have been promoting since its mysterious …

Forget The Hype: What Every Business Leader Needs To Know About Artificial Intelligence Now

By: Davia Temin, Bruce Molloy, Jayanth Kolla<p>“<i>Just as 100 years ago electricity transformed industry after industry, AI will now do the same.”</i> – Andrew Ng, Coursera Founder, former Baidu Chief Scientist, AI Pioneer<p><b>Artificial Intelligence</b> – it’s on the lips of the leaders, and on the 2018 agendas of …

The Dark Side Of Artificial Intelligence

Algorithms are incredible aids for making data-driven, efficient decisions. And as more industries uncover their predictive power, companies are increasingly turning to algorithms to make objective and comprehensive choices. However, while we often rely on technology to avoid inherent human biases, …

Artificial Intelligence

Artificially Intelligent Robot Predicts Its Own Future By Learning Like A Baby

For toddlers, playing with toys is not all fun-and-games - it's an important way for them to learn how the world works. Using a similar methodology, …

Google AI built ‘AI child’ more advanced than anything humans have ever made

A Google supercomputer has created an “AI child” which can outperform its man-made rivals.<p>The incredible machine named NASNet becomes smarter through …

These brain-boosting supplements are the new medicine cabinet MVPs for 2018

Nootropics may be a funny-sounding name (it’s Greek for <i>mind change</i>), but these Silicon Valley-born supplements popularized by biohackers are getting …

How This Mom Hits 7 Figures a Month Using Social Media

Kelsey Humphreys chats with Lindsay Moreno about her advice advice for other franchisees or MLM business owners.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Lindsay Teague Moreno is an author, podcaster and business owner whose business has been known to bring in seven-figure …

Coinbase: The Heart of the Bitcoin Frenzy

SAN FRANCISCO — The booming stock market of the 1920s had the New York Stock Exchange. The tech bubble of the 1990s had Nasdaq and E-Trade. And the virtual currency market of the last year has had Coinbase.<p>Coinbase has been at the center of the speculative frenzy driving up the value of Bitcoin — …

Coinbase

The Best Fiction Books Of 2017

It's been a tough year — but a great one for books.<p>In 2017, the cultural conversation has been dominated by the constant churn of political news. But, as always, we found comfort and inspiration in books.<p>Fiction can offer an escape, but also new insight into the problems that plague us in the real …

'I Did Wall Sits Every Day For 2 Weeks—Here's What Happened'

If you're going to sit all day, make sitting work for you.<p>Did you know the average American spends more than 12 hours of a 16-hour waking day sitting, according to the <i>Annals of Internal Medicine</i>? That means I spend more time sitting than I do sleeping. Not only is sitting one of the least active …

5 Tricks You Must Try When You Just Can't Poop

These are the hacks you need to get going right now<p>You’re ready, willing and eager to poop—but you just can’t seem to get the job done.<p>You’re not alone. Constipation is one of the most common digestive problems in the U.S., affecting an estimated 42 million people every year, according to the …

18 Ways To Spot A Narcissist

You've probably met one.<p>Chances are, you’ve encountered a narcissist. You know, that friend who somehow manages to revert every topic of conversation back to himself; the colleague who is always bragging about having the latest, greatest ____; the family member who thinks she is hotter, smarter and …