Tag: Brain

A 25-Year-Old PhD Student Just Convinced Lego to Mass-Produce Van Gogh’s ‘Starry Night’ as an Official Toy Kit

One of the most famous paintings in the world, Vincent van Gogh’s Starry Night, has inspired everything from socks to umbrellas to face masks. Now, the 1889 Post-Impressionist masterpiece will have its very own Lego set, allowing art lovers to recreate the…

/ February 12, 2021
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Uniformed Man Knelt By Beau Biden’s Grave During Inaugural Address

As President Joe Biden was sworn into office Wednesday, a uniformed man was seen paying silent tribute at the grave of Biden’s son Beau. Delaware News Journal reporter Patricia Talorico captured the poignant image, showing the man kneeling with head bowed by…

/ January 21, 2021

To get ahead as an introvert, act like an extravert. It’s not as hard as you think

Leadership is a human universal. It can even be seen in other species, which suggests it may be an evolutionarily ancient process. A common personality trait of “natural” leaders is a higher than average level of extraversion. Research consistently shows…

/ January 17, 2021
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Lisa Montgomery, the first woman to be executed by the US government in nearly 70 years | DW News

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k3a1SWOEosgLisa Montgomery could be the first woman to face the death penalty in nearly 70 years. She was convicted for murdering a pregnant woman Bobbie Jo Stinnett and taking her unborn child, trying to pass the baby girl off as…

/ January 11, 2021
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Conspiracy theories: Who are the people who believe them? | COVID-19 Special

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jhkouVkFb0Conspiracy Theories are a global phenomenon. Some make people deny the existence of the new coronavirus, while believing that vaccination is about the implantation of brain chips! Others incite voters who just lost an election to assault democratic institutions, like…

/ January 8, 2021
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It takes a lot of energy for machines to learn – here’s why AI is so power-hungry

This month, Google forced out a prominent AI ethics researcher after she voiced frustration with the company for making her withdraw a research paper. The paper pointed out the risks of language-processing artificial intelligence, the type used in Google Search…

/ December 14, 2020
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Studio 10’s Sarah Harris Apologises For Elliot Page ‘Joke’

Channel 10'Studio 10' host Sarah Harris has made an on-air apology to Elliot Page for using the wrong pronouns after the Oscar-nominated star came out as transgender this week.‘Studio 10’ host Sarah Harris on Thursday issued an apology to Elliot…

/ December 3, 2020
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Former Home And Away Star Johnny Ruffo’s Brain Cancer Returns

Former ‘Home and Away’ actor Johnny Ruffo has revealed his brain cancer has returned. On Tuesday evening the 32-year-old Australian actor and singer informed his Instagram followers of the news after first having the disease between 2017 and 2019.  “After an unexpected week…

/ November 24, 2020