Nick Kidd

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How Do Executive Functions Affect ADHD Students?

Executive functions are basically the management system of the brain. These mental functions which are thought to involve the frontal lobes of the …

Smashed phone screens join official list of things that are cool

ROCKING a phone with a cobweb-smashed touchscreen is officially cool, according to experts.

5 Expert Tips on How to Sell a Screenplay the Simple Way

5 Tips on How to Sell a Screenplay<p>Rewrite, rewrite, rewrite and get honest feedback.<p>You can’t sell your script unless it’s polished and professional. …

7 ways to transform your Netflix account into a movie lover’s dream

Think you've perfected the art of watching Netflix? Not so fast...<p>Sure, you may have found the coziest blanket to cuddle with on the couch <i>and</i> finally …

TV

Wednesday Rewatch: Superman Returns is more heroic than you remember

<b>Welcome to Wednesday Rewatch, a SYFY WIRE series that challenges writers to rewatch a science fiction, fantasy, or otherwise genre-adjacent movie</b> …

Superman

How UMBC Did The Unthinkable — And The Inevitable

The No. 16 seed played its best possible game and Virginia played its worst, forming a perfect upset recipe.<p>After a relatively sedate start to the …

How to Hack Your Aeropress to Make an Even Better Cup of Coffee

I recently posted a photo of my Aeropress setup to Instagram and had a buddy comment with questions about my process. I've only been using my press …

How can a man and a woman have such polar opposite takes on the same date? | Hadley Freeman

“Ask a man for his worst date story, and he’ll tell you something that will make you laugh,” a female friend said to me a few years ago. “Ask a woman, and she’ll tell you a story that will make you want to change the locks.”<p>For various reasons we’ll get to in a tick, this conversation has stayed …

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This Superfast Breakfast Hack Will Spice Up Your Eggs

No matter how you like them, this one ingredient will take the breakfast staple to the next level.<p>Scrambled, fried, hard-boiled, or poached—eggs make …

Noel Gallagher: Rock ‘N’ Roll Star and Jedi Master

Like a musical Empire, Noel Gallagher is no stranger to dominating entire planets as the driving force behind British rock band Oasis. As chief …

The 20 destinations you must visit in 2018

Our experts reveal their top 20 picks for the year ahead, from the beaches of Turkey to the rainforests of Nicaragua.<p>1. Turkey's Turquiose Coast<p>Sunshine-soaked and with a glittering blue seaboard, Turkey’s glorious “turquoise” coast wouldn’t normally rank as a newly rising star. The 300-mile loop …

Why the Star Wars: The Last Jedi Backlash Is a Good Thing

The Skywalkers are falling! The Skywalkers are falling! Critics may love <i>The Last Jedi</i>, but the Internet is currently berating writer-director Rian Johnson for destroying its collective childhood. The film, which had the second largest opening weekend of all time, at $220 million (trailing only the …

George Lucas nearly wrote a perfect prequel trilogy. He just didn't notice

The Star Wars prequel trilogy is nearly brilliant. It took me 10 years to realise it, but it’s true. You see, the other night, my girlfriend and I …

Darth Vader

50 Best Albums of 2017

50<p>Code Orange, ‘Forever’<p>The Pittsburgh hardcore-from-hell outfit delivers state-of-the-art heaviness with its third full-length LP, and its first for …

Rock & Roll

Noel Gallagher on why Oasis won't reform, why he thinks Liam is not 'well', and why he could never live in Dublin

Part 2 of Barry Egan's interview with Noel Gallagher ahead of the release of Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds' new album Who Built the Moon?, out …

The 30 Best Christmas Movies Of All Time

There's no more festive time of year than Christmas, which over the years has been the backdrop for plenty of old-school classics and modern …

How to make your digital footage look like it was shot on Super 16mm film

Shooting with real film is the dream of many filmmakers. Often, they actually get their chance, and fall in love with it. But these days, even more …

Cinematography

Alzheimer's: Word processing duration may predict onset

Recent research published in the journal <i>NeuroImage Clinical</i> suggests that the time it takes for someone to process written words may be a reliable …

Dementia

Spicy Indian Bombay Potatoes with Chilies

Ever had delicious spicy Bombay potatoes at an Indian food restaurant and wondered just how they get something as simple as potatoes to taste so …

Fried Garlic Potatoes

These fried garlic potatoes make a tasty side dish to serve with steaks, grilled chicken, and fish. The unique thing about these garlic potatoes is …

Cooking

Oasis’ 10 Greatest TV Performances (And One Hilarious Clip Of Them Drunk In Philadelphia)

“I’m mad and I’m off me tits.” So said Liam Gallagher to a US journalist in 1996. He was right, of course, but like every great madman there was also …

Star Wars: 15 Weaknesses You Didn't Know Darth Vader Had

by Ben Browne<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>Since he was first introduced to audiences in 1977, Darth Vader has become one of the most recognizable and iconic movie …

Darth Vader

The latest Trump/Russia leaks came from inside the White House

Why three White House advisers might have wanted to leak a fuller account of Donald Trump Jr.’s Russian lawyer meeting.<p>The New York Times had a big scoop Sunday that Donald Trump Jr. took a meeting with a Russian lawyer to try to get dirt on Hillary Clinton. As I wrote yesterday, that article was …

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Messy, always late and swear like a sailor? It just means you’re super smart | Arwa Mahdawi

Recent studies suggest traits often seen as negatives could actually signify high brain power. Truth or merely self-affirmation?<p>I’m very intelligent. I’m also extremely creative and have a vocabulary that could be described as voluminous, venerable or very large. But don’t just take my word for it: …

Vocabulary

Tap into your inner filmmaker with this online videography bootcamp

Your average videography course takes you the basics: Rudimentary camerawork, editing, and — if you’re lucky — a lesson on how to make your footage …

Filmmaking

How Jonathan Sexton and Owen Farrell saved the Lions from themselves in gutsy final quarter

Ironically, given British and Irish Lions tours encourage hyperbole like few other sporting spectacles, it would be difficult to attach a sufficient pejorative to the third-quarter performance from Warren Gatland’s side in the second Test.<p>With New Zealand seeming to grow following Sonny Bill …

Computer game may improve symptoms of mild cognitive impairment

Scientists have designed a brain training app that might boost episodic memory in people living with amnestic mild cognitive impairment - a potential …

Make: an Aeropress/water bottle cold-brew dripper

The cheapest and easiest way I know of to make cold brew coffee is with an almond-milk bag and a water jug, but if you favor the drip method over the …

Donald Trump just held the weirdest Cabinet meeting ever

<b>(CNN) —</b> Leave it to Donald Trump to reinvent the Cabinet meeting.<p>The public portion of these gatherings of all of the president's top advisers are usually staid affairs. Photographers are let in to take pictures. The president makes a very brief statement. A reporter shouts a question, unanswered. …

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Psychiatrist Bandy Lee: “We have an obligation to speak about Donald Trump’s mental health issues. . . . Our survival as a species may be at stake”

<b>Bandy Lee; Donald Trump (Yale/Getty/Mark Wilson)</b><p>“Malignant reality is taking hold” in American politics, says shrink who held conference on Trump’s mental health<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>May 25, 2017 9:00am (UTC)<p>President Donald Trump is a clear and present danger to the United States and the world.<p>He has …