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27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

33 Reasons Why You're Addicted To Books

"I'd rather be reading."

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Common Myths About the Brain Debunked

In this video, <i>BuzzFeed</i> debunks seven common myths about the brain. Listening to classical music doesn’t make you smarter, and alcohol doesn’t kill …

Bad NFL Lip Readings is Back

Last year, the team at BadLipReading released “THE NFL : A Bad Lip Reading” — A Bad Lip Reading of the NFL. 47 million views later, you knew a …

2045: The Year Man Becomes Immortal

On Feb. 15, 1965, a diffident but self-possessed high school student named Raymond Kurzweil appeared as a guest on a game show called <i>I've Got a …

Supercomputer models one second of human brain activity

The most accurate simulation of the human brain ever has been carried out, but a single second’s worth of activity took one of the world’s largest supercomputers 40 minutes to calculate<p>The most accurate simulation of the human brain to date has been carried out in a Japanese supercomputer, with a …

Affordable plug adapters make any appliance smartphone-controlled

Beijing-based Plugaway enables consumers to simply plug an adapter into each power socket to turn whatever’s connected into a smart device.<p>30 Dec 2013<p>…

Governments warned: Robots may take half our jobs in 20 years, so prepare for revolution

Nearly half of today’s jobs could be automated within the next two decades, according to one recent study, and no one seems to be prepared for what …

First human brain-to-brain interface allows remote control over the internet, telepathy coming soon - ExtremeTech

By on August 28, 2013 at 7:03 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The first human-to-human, …