Scientists have found out how memories are inherited
Experiences such as traumatic events, that are not encoded in DNA, can actually be passed on to our children.
5 Foolproof Tips to Overcome Procrastination
If you're like me, you have a growing to-do list filled with big ideas to accomplish. Yet day after day, life gets in the way and our passion project falls by the wayside. We make excuses like "I'll do it tomorrow" or "I'm not in the mindset right now", waiting for the perfect moment of inspiration to suddenly strike. The funny thing is that "perfect moment" doesn't actually exist. Maybe you don't know how to start. Or maybe you're afraid of failing. Whatever…
Tech giants have found a way to fight extremism online. Is it working?
Google parent company Alphabet, with help from Facebook and Twitter, is using videos on social media to combat radicalization.
Scientists have found what could be a new kind of killer whale
These whales, which have been named 'Type D,' look like killer whales to the untrained eye, but have a different body shape, a more rounded head, and smaller, narrowed white markings around the eyes.
Akribos Consulting Group » Dreamers vs. Doers
Here’s what it looks like in the brain Here are 5 ways to do keep the Dreamers and the Doers co-existing and productive. #1. Diversity of thought is great. Diversity of values is NOT. Both the dreamer who has her own ideas of what the culture should be and the doer that circumvents values to achieve results must go. Adhering to values galvanizes an organization. Cherry picking them tears it apart. #2. Force the Dreamers and the Doers to work together, rather than…
Why we have different blood types and why they matter
Why do intersections have different audible crosswalk signals?
Why do some of the crosswalks Downtown make machine-gun noises and others bird noises when they give the walk signal? —Dom Simpson,
How to Apply for RAC Artists Support Grants: “Procrastinators” Workshop
Reception/refreshments at 5:30 pm and Workshop from 6 to 7 pm on Wednesday, September 10 This workshop is one week away from the Septemper 17 deadline for applying for the RAC Artists Support Grant. These grants provide direct funds for artists’ projects, needs, and creative opportunities in all disciplines. Direct support enables diverse artists of all disciplines to advance their careers and to complete creative projects…
How Brains of Doers Differ From Those of Procrastinators
Researchers use neuroimaging technology to identify brain differences between those who procrastinate and those who are doers. The study reveals people with poor action control have a larger amygdala, and the connection between the dorsal ACC and amygdala is less pronounced.
Tobacco companies have found a way to get around strict laws to promote their brands
TOBACCO companies are offering gift cards, flights and hotel stays to retailers to try and encourage them to push their brand onto customers.
10 Northwest Car-Camping Sites That Might Actually Have Room for You
What Have Recent Studies about Catamenial Epilepsy Found?
Sloka Iyengar PhD finishes her review of catamenial epilepsy by summarizing recent research on this gender-specific type of epilepsy.
How Different Are Men's and Women's Brains?
Here’s why your wife won’t let you forget that stupid thing you did 6 months ago.
The real reasons you procrastinate
How exactly does procrastination work, and how do you stop it? This might help explain why you haven't started that important task yet.
What type of procrastinator are you? [infographic]
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"I Think Safaree Thinks He's Hotter Than What He Is:" Joe Budden and His Podcast Co-Hosts Have...
On an episode of the Joe Budden Podcast With Rory & Mal, the guys discuss Safaree Samuels' music career and the incident where he was booed at Dyckman.
How to Stop Procrastinating With ADHD
People with ADHD tend to procrastinate for a variety of reasons. Here are nine ways you can learn to stop putting off until tomorrow what you should do today.
what could I have done differently?
It has been a very interesting month. Since my first post I have connected with old high school friends who have active or recovering addicts in their families. I have been contacted by people who …
Scientists have been investigating the Loch Ness monster. This is what they've found
Researchers have used environment DNA to explore the myth - with a conclusion that might disappoint.
Have we just discovered how to upload knowledge to our brains?
A new study shows how knowledge and skills can be transmitted into your brain.