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10 Mind-Blowing Books That People Who Love Thinking Can't Miss

P.J. O’Rouke once said, “Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.”<p>While I do think there is a place for …

5 Books Guaranteed to Unlock Your Creative Genius

Why does it seem like some people can effortlessly “follow their passions”, while others can’t? What’s the secret of successful entrepreneurs and …

Creativity

Time Travel: Theories, Paradoxes & Possibilities

Time travel — moving between different points in time — has been a popular topic for science fiction for decades. Franchises ranging from "Doctor …

Physics

'Schrödinger's Bacterium' Puts a Biological Spin on Quantum Mechanics

It's not quite cat-scale, but still.<p>We're used to being told that the fundamental oddities of quantum mechanics don't really pertain to the world we live in. They're there, of course, but not at the scales we interact with. I can safely say that this chair is <i>here</i> and only here and not both here and …

Could the Universe Be Lopsided? - The Nature of Reality — The Nature of Reality | PBS

One hundred years ago, Einstein re-envisioned space and time as a rippling, twisting, flexible fabric called spacetime. His theory of general …

Physics

What Can People Do to Get Better at Learning?

At this year's Aspen Ideas Festival, we asked a group of professors, engineers, and journalists how to absorb information effectively and move towards creativity. "What we need to work on is getting comfortable with struggle in learning," says the journalist Amanda Ripley. "With the discomfort that …

5 Simple Ways to Cultivate Creativity

God, our Heavenly Father, the greatest of all creators, has given each of us, His children, the incredible ability to create. The scriptures teach us …

Using Quantum Physics to Explain Thoughts & Behaviors

Although we may hate to admit it, we often do things that disdain logic. In a quest to explain this behavior, psychological scientists are turning to …