You can run this program to find out whether you are colorblind. Approximately 12% of males are colorblind. Although fewer, millions of women are also. And if you are colorblind, you can play with this a few minutes a day as an exercise to discern colors better.
In the mid 1770’s, During America’s War of Independence with England, David Bushnell, an inventive guy on the American side, created the world’s first attack submarine. Using whiskey barrel technology, he made a watertight, clam shell-shaped vehicle with barely enough room for one man. The thing, Continue reading “Submarines”
The Secret Service personnel and others who look after the President of the United States often refer to him as POTUS. Right, that stands for President Of The United States.
When the President travels through city Continue reading “POTUS”
The United States consumes 22% of all pesticides used throughout the world. It works out to 6,135 pounds (2,782 kg) per person per year. That’s more than the weight of Continue reading “Pesticides”
Technique #1 – Speed Writing
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When you are taking notes or creating a first draft, you can increase your typing speed considerably with the following simple little tricks. This way, you won’t fall behind, or lose your train of thought, while you’re trying to get everything written down.
* Instead of typing Continue reading “Instantly Improve Your Typing Speed”
We all know LA. is an abbreviation for a big city in California, but most people don’t know the full name. It is, “El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de los Angeles de Porciuncula.”
It has been studied and documented that we hear thirty-two items of criticism for each item of praise! It starts when we are babies, ” Ooooh, your diapers stink!” or ” Can’t you keep out of trouble for even one minute?” Sure, we may not have known what the words meant, but even Continue reading “The Criticism to Praise Ratio”