Top Picks: Real Estate's 'In Mind,' the PCalc Lite app, and more
The Duolingo app lets iPhone users test their conversational skills, the movie 'Come What May' focuses on French people who tried to leave as the Nazis invaded France in 1940, and more top picks.
How Steely Dan Wrote “Deacon Blues,” the Song Audiophiles Use to Test High-End Stereos
Donald Fagen's complexly anachronistic lyrics (long scrutinized by the band's exegetes), jazz-and-rock-spanning compositional technique, ultra-discerning selection of session musicians, and immaculate studio craft which, by the standards of the 1970s, raised popular music's bar through the ceiling.
How do Navy training and testing activities impact the environment? We wrote a book on it
Imagine a project as deep and wide as the ocean. The U.S. Navy tasked Leidos to help evaluate resources in the sea space and airspace along the east coast of North America, portions of the Caribbean Sea, and the Gulf of Mexico. On a tight schedule and set budget, we completed the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) process in determining how Navy training and testing activities affect natural, physical, and human resources in a 2.6 million square nautical miles study area.
A Tesla owner tests the Chevy Bolt. What's the verdict?
The Chevy Bolt is really impressive. But does it measure up to a Tesla? One driver finds out.
Five Epic Testing Tips
Reduce test stress and rock your state tests when you use our five testing tips! As a class, we wrote and produced this video. We had help from two musicians...
Why I Wrote Les Parisiennes
In an early - and discarded - draft of the prologue to my book I wrote how one of the most common questions every author is asked when publishing a book is: ‘How long did it take you to write?’ If it did not sound so arrogant, I might this time be tempted to reply ‘all my life’. I was born in the shadow of World War Two, just a few years after the events recounted in this book My life was indirectly…
A Feminist Wrote Why "Baby It's Cold Outside" Isn't Creepy: MIND BLOWN
Its actually not creepy at all and I think she has some really great points....
Why we wrote Factfulness
The three authors of Factfulness explain why they decided to write the book that is soon available in 24 languages. MORE ABOUT FACTFULNESS www.gapminder.org/...
Paternity DNA Testing
Ever wonder how a DNA paternity test is done? This short video shows how easy it is. Test conducted at DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC) - the worlds largest pate...
How to Be a Better Test Taker
By Staff Writer Published on March 22, 2018 For some, tests are a simple matter of sitting down, checking the right answer, and turning it in for a good grade. For many of us, though, it’s not quite that simple. Either we’re anxious, or we’re under-prepared, or we just don’t know the best test-taking strategies. Whatever the reason for bad test performance in the past, what you need to know is that the “smart” kids don’t always have it easy, and they’re not…
Why I Wrote Six Steps to Take When Someone Passes On
Learn more about this invaluable guide about what to do and not do when a loved one passes on BEFORE starting probate.
How I wrote, published, and marketed my book
This week, an author sent me a note telling me about a decision she made: “I’m committing to take my writing from a hobby to my work. It is scary and excit
How I Wrote... Sleep On
Paul Mealor's in the hot seat this week as we explore the inspiration behind his lullaby, Sleep On, dedicated to the Royal Baby.
Why the US test-fired another intercontinental ballistic missile
The Minuteman 3, capable of carrying a nuclear bomb, was launched from a base in central California to an atoll in the Pacific Ocean.
How to Take a Test: RAP
Get schooled on how to take a test using Mr. Bishop's nine test-taking strategies! And watch adults act like kids. PLEASE LIKE, COMMENT, AND SUBSCRIBE!
How Fleetwood Mac Wrote "The Chain"
Sign up for your FREE trial to The Great Courses Plus here: bit.ly/poly-courses Music by Pracs: soundcloud.com/pracs Support me on Patreon: ht...
How I Wrote Sherry
Did you really write Sherry in 15 minutes? Can you tell us the story? "Well it's very short story!" Original Four Season Bob Gaudio explains how he wrote She...
What if Ernest Hemingway wrote the Bible?
Algorithms that computers use to translate something written in one language into another are easy to find. Some even work. But every writer has a unique style -- what writers call voice -- that identifies them and distinguishes them from other writers. Getting computers to take the words of one author's style and convert them into another's style while leaving the meaning intact is much harder.
Why I Wrote How To Be Here
Order today: robbell.com/howtobehere In How to Be Here, bestselling author Rob Bell lays out the concrete steps we can use to define and follow our dr...
When Pharrell Wrote The Song ‘Happy,’ I’m Pretty Sure This Is Exactly What He Had In Mind
They did the hard part. Now you get to watch the fun part.