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Dream of Improving Memory? Go Dreaming!

Dream of Improving Memory? Go Dreaming!

Experience says: You never work hard but just sleep. Experiment says: If you want to have good memory, you need enough sleep because dream can help enhance our memories. Is there any way that can help one enhance memory without too much effort? Don’t be dreaming, and go to study! [...]

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Will Kids Enjoy Happy Meals without Toys?

Will Kids Enjoy Happy Meals without Toys?

To ensure children’s healthy diet, not long ago, Santa Clara County, California banned the happy meals at McDonald’s, because the interesting toys in the happy meals tempt kids to eat the unhealthy and high-calories junk food. Kids will also regard eating fast foods as a rewarding action. In addition to [...]

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Wired: Search for a Cure of Parkinson’s Disease

Wired: Search for a Cure of Parkinson’s Disease

Sergey Brin, one of the founders of Google, has been diagnosed to have mutated LRRK2 gene, which can increase the rate of Parkinson’s disease by 30 % to 75 %. As you may know, Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a degenerative disorder that occurs on the central nervous system. When found [...]

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Sex Media Doesn’t Lead to Teen Sex?

Sex Media Doesn’t Lead to Teen Sex?

Generally we consider the sex contents from different media resulting in earlier sexual activities, however, a new study casts doubts on this popular notion. One of the authors, Psychology Professor Laurence Steinberg said: “There is a common problem in social science research called the third variable problem. When looking at [...]

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Want to Be Lady GaGa? Let’s DIY her “Video” Glasses

Want to Be Lady GaGa? Let’s DIY her “Video” Glasses

DIYer: Angela Sheehan Time needed: 30-45minutes Difficulty: ★☆☆☆☆ Geek Level: ★☆☆☆☆ I decided to make myself a Lady GaGa costume for Halloween, so I DIYed these simple but eye-catching glasses. They are pretty easy to make—just attach two digital picture frame key chains to sunglasses. Please Note: The major drawback [...]

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Does a Glass of Warm Milk at Night Can Really Help You Get to Sleep?

Does a Glass of Warm Milk at Night Can Really Help You Get to Sleep?

Rumor: A cup of warm milk at night can help you get to sleep easily. Truth: It’s not so much that the tryptophan helps people get to sleep, but for some reasons it seems like the placebo effect produced from the belief that milk plays the role of hypnosis actually [...]

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