( education / news / rss ) Since researchers launched the Corona Cooking Survey, they were delighted to find that people are eating better and wasting less during COVID-19 shutdowns. appea ... read more
( education / news / rss ) James Loveridge, 29, from Bridport, has snapped some incredible scenes such as a waterfall of fog over cliffs on the Jurassic Coast and the Milky Way over the iconic Durdle Door. ... read more
( education / news / rss ) Police and the National Guard have been sweeping residential streets in Minneapolis, ordering residents to obey the curfew € and marking those who refuse to go inside with paint, triggering a new wave of outrage over police abuse. Read Full Article ... read more
( education / news / rss ) Outrage over the death of George Floyd while in police custody has apparently even spread to the Amish community. A group belonging to the pacifist, traditionalist church was spotted singing and holding signs in Minneapolis. Read Full Article at RT.c ... read more
( education / news / rss ) People gamble faster after losing than winning, according to psychologists in Europe, as part of a syndrome called 'post-loss speeding' that may be linked with other addictive behaviours. ... read more
( education / news / rss ) A researcher from Princeton University in New Jersey has found that testosterone levels and masculine features are directly related to the perception of a man's talent. ... read more
( education / news / rss ) Building off of a concept introduced by physicist Gerard O'Neill - who Bezos himself studied under during his time at Princeton - the Blue Origin founder outlined habitats that could hold cities. ... read more
( education / news / rss ) Over the past 20 years, experts from Durham University have been studying the remains of 110 Anglo-Saxons found buried in the dunes near the Northumberland castle. ... read more
( education / news / rss ) A team of researchers have developed a new algorithm that could help search and rescue teams locate people lost at sea using ocean currents, wind speed, and wave direction to simulate their path. ... read more
( education / news / rss ) The app, which is still in beta on iOS, works by allowing users to record three separate short-form videos of them playing various instruments like drums or guitar or singing vocals. ... read more
( education / news / rss ) Babies know when you imitate them - and they perceive it as a sign of friendliness. Swedish experiments suggests that the imitation game is an infant's favourite way of interacting with adults. ... read more
( education / news / rss ) According to the survey data of more than 2,000 anonymous Britons gathered by uSwitch, eight per cent of people have, at some point, worked from someone else's bed, despite restrictions. ... read more
( education / news / rss ) A study from Ohio State University found vaping for only a short period of time, just a handful of months, can lead to significant health problems such as gum disease and oral cancer. ... read more
( life / health / people ) I had my first run-in with a #coronanazi today at Wallgreen's. I was just trying to put my cokes on the end of the counter rather than hold them while I waited in line. They were cold! But no, the cashier (in a mask) put up his hands and almost sh ... read more
( education / news / rss ) Okuda San Miguel and a team of painters with learning disabilities have been transforming these drab cement silos into works of art.World's Largest Open-Air Gallery Was Painted By People With Learning Disabilities--And It's Breathtaking appe ... read more
( education / news / rss ) The neural implants used by the Baylor researchers work similarly to someone tracing a shape on the palm of a blind person's hand.Scientists Use Electrode Implants to Help Blind People 'See' Shapes and Letters--All Without Using Their Eyes appeared ... read more
( education / science / research / people ) via sciencedaily.com
Children have a never-ending curiosity about the world around them and frequently question how and why it works the way it does. Researchers have previously demonstrated that children are interested in causal information ... read more
( life / people / health ) Panic. Overreacting. Who needs terrorism when you have the news media to create a good old fashion panic?
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Just wash your hands regularly (as you should've been doing already) and don't touch any questionable people or objects with any part of your body (also as you should've been doing already). Wear a mask, if you want ... read more
( education / research / people ) Copied from somewhere, maybe one of these.
You start with a cage containing four monkeys, and inside the cage you hang a banana on a string, and then you place a set of stairs under the banana.
Before long a monkey will go to the ... read more
( life / people ) The Friends of Humanity website. Don't know anything about it, but like the sound of it. :)
"Friends of Humanity is active in the defense of human rights, education, health care, and environmental protection. Our projects are currently underway in Asia, Europe, Africa and ... read more
( life / people ) It was horrible! I was at Walmart again, but that's not the worst part. There was a teenage/early-20's girl with boobs out to here, wearing the most form-fitting outfit you ever saw. I tried to ignore her because she REALLY wanted to be looked at, and I always try to disappoint people like that. Even ... read more
( life / people ) From somewhere on the Internet ...
Name the five wealthiest people in the world.
Name the last five Heisman Trophy winners.
Name the last five winners of the Miss America pageant.
Name ten people who have won the Nobel or Pulitzer Prize.
Name the last half dozen Academy Award winners for best actor ... read more
( life / people ) Funny how the day after commenting on Facebook (see below) about driving past a local rich neighborhood, this morning in that same neighborhood I ticked off the driver behind me by having the gall to use a turn lane properly. You do realize you're not ... read more
( life / people ) I had a run-in yesterday with the neighbor formerly known as ahole motorcycle guy. I had just gotten back from a customer's office when I get a knock on the door. It's motorcycle guy saying Can we talk a minute? I know you've got a problem with me. About a year ago I had gotten in his face about him riding his motorcycle (a dirt bike) on th ... read more