Saturday, May 26, 2018

TRAINING NEWS

TRAINING NEWS

The serious health consequences of not dreaming

The serious health consequences of not dreaming

Forty percent of Americans get less than seven hours of sleep per night. But there's another key ingredient we're missing: dreams. Read More
Random fact roundup, March 19th—26th, 2018!

Random fact roundup, March 19th—26th, 2018!

What do hot dogs, the Vatican, and the Large Hadron Collider have in common? They're all in our random fact roundup where we bring you some favorite facts about three subjects. Read More
Guns do kill people: Gun restrictions for violent misdemeanors lower homicides by 23%

Guns do kill people: Gun restrictions for violent misdemeanors lower homicides by 23%

Turns out that laws (already in action in 22 states) that don't allow violent people to own firearms actually lower homicides. Read More
How is the gender pay gap calculated?

How is the gender pay gap calculated?

A look at the United States gender gap in 2018 shows that no matter how it’s calculated, it’s still a problem.Read More
Tara Westover – Nothing Final Can Be Known – Think Again – a Big Think Podcast #141

Tara Westover – Nothing Final Can Be Known – Think Again – a Big...

There's got to be a thousand ways to reclaim the past, but for Tara Westover, story was the only one that could contain all of it. Read More
Facebook is killing democracy with its personality profiling data

Facebook is killing democracy with its personality profiling data

Why you should use Facebook with a healthy dose of skepticism.Read More
How our obsession with self-esteem created the Selfie Generation

How our obsession with self-esteem created the Selfie Generation

In his latest book, Will Storr traces the lineage from self-esteem to selfie. Read More
A diamond isn’t made how you think it is

A diamond isn’t made how you think it is

Diamonds can be formed in one of four fascinating ways. Read More
Amazon’s stock falls after Trump tweets the company doesn’t pay enough taxes

Amazon’s stock falls after Trump tweets the company doesn’t pay enough taxes

President Donald Trump attacked Amazon on Twitter Thursday morning, arguing that the online retailer doesn’t pay enough taxes and the USPS is its “delivery boy.”Read More
Flat-Earther “Mad” Mike Hughes finally blasts off in homemade rocket

Flat-Earther “Mad” Mike Hughes finally blasts off in homemade rocket

Mike Hughes finally launched his homemade rocket 1,875 feet into the sky. Now, the 61-year-old has plans to build another rocket to go even higher...Read More