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Psychology: A simple trick to improve your memory

Want to enhance your memory for facts? Tom Stafford explains a counterintuitive method for retaining information.<p>If I asked you to sit down and remember a list of phone numbers or a series of facts, how would you go about it? There’s a fair chance that you’d be doing it wrong.<p>One of the interesting …

High School

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

Scientists Confirm These Really Are the Bones of Richard III

Genetic evidence from his skeletal remains proves Richard III is the oldest known individual ever identified through DNA.<p><b>Two years ago, a battle-worn, scoliosis-riddled skeleton</b> was unearthed beneath a parking lot in Leicester, England. Based on the evidence at hand, the archeologists behind the …

Genetics

What Is the Origin of Mockingjay’s Haunting Song, ‘The Hanging Tree’?

"I knew she didn't love the idea of singing, but I didn't realize how nervous she was until when we started the first take, and she was in tears,<i>"</i> …

Over 400 Photos from 1938 Italy, Including One of Hitler, Found on Film Purchased at a Thrift Shop

I have a feeling this is something every photographer does or has done at some point in their life. Walking through a flea market or thrift shop, …

Madrid's Temple Of Debod Takes You Back To Ancient Egypt In The Middle Of A European City (PHOTOS)

Walking through Spain's capital, you would expect to see historic buildings and cultural sites. But step into Madrid's Cuartel de la Montaña park and one monument stands out among the city's treasures.<p>The Temple of Debod is an ancient Egyptian edifice that now resides in Madrid thanks to UNESCO. …

5-year-old discovers major Xbox One security flaw, earns big reward

A 5-year-old boy discovered a major Xbox One security flaw that allowed him to log into his father's account without the correct password. Kristoffer Von Hassel somehow figured out how to completely bypass the Xbox One's login safeguards. By entering the wrong credentials once, and then filling the …

Innovative Photographer Shows Us How to Make Indoor Clouds

Seeing a perfectly-formed cloud indoors can be a jarring sight. For Dutch photographer Berndnaut Smilde, it’s a living. Since 2010, he’s been working …