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8 Fascinating Things We Learned About The Mind In 2015

As the New Horizons spacecraft made its historic flight to Pluto and some scientists explored the far reaches of our solar system, others were making some incredible advances in their exploration of the inner workings of the mind.<p>Studies published this year shed light on the mysteries of the brain …

The Brain

Machine Learning Works Great—Mathematicians Just Don’t Know Why

Author: Ingrid Daubechies. Ingrid Daubechies Science<p>Date of Publication: 12.12.15.<p>Time of Publication: 7:00 am. 7:00 am<p>At a dinner I attended some …

Watch how Apple’s Swift evolved into an open source powerhouse

After going open source, Swift’s popularity seemed to grow exponentially overnight. A new video posted to Vimeo visualizes how Swift came to be, and walks us through the language taking shape leading into it hitting GitHub.<p>If you know a bit about programming, the video shines. From .cpp files down …

Read This Google Email About Time Management Strategy

A Google employee teaches his colleagues how to block out interruptions and set aside “make time.”<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response …

Time Management

100 Windows 10 tips and tricks

Windows 10 is brimming with new and updated features for streamlining all your computing tasks. The new release combines the familiarity of Windows 7 …

Windows 10

How To: 8 Menu Bar Apps Every Mac Power User Needs

The menu bar is a great place to perform quick searches, track battery life, and switch Wi-Fi networks on your Mac, but it can do way more than that …

Apps

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Transform your desk into a manufacturing hub with our 3D-printed jet engine assembly kit. This 14-piece model makes the perfect gift for aviation …

MakerBot makes it easy for schools and businesses to start 3D printing

MakerBot has just launched a new initiative called Starter Lab, which makes 3D printing more accessible to more people, particularly students and employees. It's a bundle of MakerBot products, including several printers and other hardware, plastic filaments and training guides to help organizations …

Teaching Science to the Brain: Carnegie Mellon Scientists Discover How the Brain Learns the Way Things Work

By Shilo Rea / 412-268-6094 /shilo@cmu.edu<p>When you learn a new technical concept, something happens in your brain, but exactly what has been a …

Ocean Exploration

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Why we need to rethink the way we teach mathematics

<i>John Mighton is a Schwab Foundation 2015 Social Entrepreneur of the Year Awardee</i><p>Wide differences in mathematical achievement among students appear to …

Charles Schwab