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Image Psychology of Colour | Ever since man...

Psychology of Colour | Ever since man understood fiery red meant danger and those purple berries were poisonous, #colour has been associated with moods and feelings. Religious artists used colour as a form of shorthand - people looking at a stained glass window or a heraldic coat of arms would have instantly known blue equalled contemplative faith or green meant hope.Even saints were associated with different colours. The colours used to decorate rooms in a house can affect the occupants' #moods

   

Image Enrique Iglesias | At the dawn of the new...

Enrique Iglesias | At the dawn of the new millennium, Enrique Iglesias was the best-selling Latin recording artist in the world. The son of multi-million-selling singer Julio Iglesias, Enrique was born in Madrid, Spain, where he lived with his mother, his brother Julio, and his sister Chabeli. In 1982, his mother sent them to live in Miami with their father. While there, Enrique was exposed to three different cultures and musical influences: Hispanic, European, and American. #music

   

Image Paris Opera House | The Palais Garnier is an...

Paris Opera House | The Palais Garnier is an elegant 1,979-seat opera house, which was built from 1861 to 1875 for the Paris Opera. (Wikipedia) #Paris #France

   

Image 20 Things That Happened on the Internet in...

20 Things That Happened on the Internet in 2012 | Parisian artist Sébastien Feraut (aka “Niark1“) created an illustration for SYZYGY. #internet #tech #design #art #geekiscool #knowledgefix #justlearned

   

Image Beyoncé is to sing at the Super Bowl XLVII...

Beyoncé is to sing at the Super Bowl XLVII 03 feb 2013. #history #sports #music #entertainment #nfl #beyonce #justlearned #geekiscool #knowledgefix

   

Image The Super Bowl No One Cared About by KAINAZ...

The Super Bowl No One Cared About by KAINAZ AMARIA | It's harder still to imagine that the first-ever Super Bowl really wasn't that super. It wasn't even called the Super Bowl. It was known as the First AFL-NFL World Championship Game. Played in Los Angeles in January 1967, the Green Bay Packers versus the Kansas City Chiefs, it remains the only #SuperBowl that did not sell out. The most expensive ticket, according to the #NFL, sold for a mere $12. #sports #history #americanfootball

   

Image The Space Shuttle Columbia and its seven...

The Space Shuttle Columbia and its seven member crew were lost 10 years ago, on February 1, 2003 | #Justlearned #knowledgefix #history #science #space #engineering #documents

   

Image Hot Chocolate Tastes Better In An Orange Cup...

Hot Chocolate Tastes Better In An Orange Cup | The color of tableware influences the way we perceive our food. A creamsicle-colored set of mugs will make your hot chocolate taste and smell sweeter than it would taste served in plain white or stark red, according to European scientists. This adds to the growing set of studies that claim the vessel in which our food is served can have a dramatic effect on the way our senses perceive the food. #food #drinks #science #research #justlearned

   

Image Few places are as rich in art and cultural...

Few places are as rich in art and cultural history as the New York City neighborhood of Harlem. This map-poster-guide shows the homes, nightclubs, churches and other sites associated with Harlem's writers, artists, musicians, thinkers, and political leaders. Featuring portraits and drawings of buildings and streets, this illustrated map makes a beautiful poster suitable for framing. #maps #justlearned #history #NYC #travel

   

Image Can We Build A Better Understanding Of...

Can We Build A Better Understanding Of #Africa? : NPR | #TED team member Emeka Okafor guides us through three TEDTalks on some evolving views (and misconceptions) of the African continent — from outside and in. #talks #knowledgeaudio #talksaudio #education #educationaudio #ir

   

Image Behind the scenes of Latin America's...

Behind the scenes of Latin America's internet 'brain' By Thomas Sparrow | BBC News | The cube is the Network Access Point (NAP) of the Americas, one of the world's largest data centres, which redirects most of the digital information that comes from Latin America. About 90% of data traffic from Central and South America passes through the south Florida facility before continuing to its final destination. #tech #science #ir

   

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10 Literary Board Games for Book Nerds | #justlearned #knowledgefix #games #living #family #books

   

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crim pro chart

   

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Trusts notes

   

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Wills master notes

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Image TED Medicine | #Talks...

TED Medicine | #Talks #Medicine

   

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TEDx | #Talks

   

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TED | #business #design

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TED Talks

   

Image Robonaut Operates Task Board in Space | "In...

Robonaut Operates Task Board in Space | "In the International Space Station's Destiny laboratory, Robonaut 2 is pictured on Jan. 2, during a round of testing for the first humanoid robot in space. Ground teams put Robonaut through its paces as they remotely commanded it to operate valves on a task board. #robotics #space #science #engineering

   

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Scientific Illustration | #justLearned #Knowledgefix #Science #Nature #Butterfly

   

Image Robben Island | The Day of Reconciliation...

Robben Island | The Day of Reconciliation is a public holiday in #SouthAfrica held every year on December 16. The holiday was introduced in 1994 after the end of #apartheid to foster reconciliation and national unity. Photo by puuruiteten • Instagram | #History #Photography #justLearned #Knowledgefix #mandela

   

Image 17 Unusual Words You Need To Start Using...

17 Unusual Words You Need To Start Using More Frequently. #Language #Words #KnowledgeFix #Justlearned

   

Image TAKING THE SUBWAY FROM NEW YORK TO CHICAGO, ...

TAKING THE SUBWAY FROM NEW YORK TO CHICAGO, | BY SHANE KEANEY. Just how far and where could you get if the NYC subway lines were laid end-to-end in one direction? As the graphic below states, New York city’s 656 miles of track would get you to a good portion of the East Coast, Canada, or nearly to Chicago. The windy city never seemed so close. #Knowledgefix #Justlearned #Geography #infographics

   

Image End of an Era: Mayan 'Apocalypse' Today |...

End of an Era: Mayan 'Apocalypse' Today | Space.com | Today is the final day in the 13th 144,000-day cycle of the ancient Mayan Long Count Calendar — otherwise known as the Mayan apocalypse. #Space #History #Justlearned #Knowledgefix #Science #2012

   

Image Positively #Dog Training Masterful advice in...

Positively #Dog Training Masterful advice in an iPad e-book for raising obedient pups, by James Thorne. #Pets #Animals #Knowledgefix #Justlearned #Technology #Tips

   

Image Read Michelle Obama's Letter To #Newtown...

Read Michelle Obama's Letter To #Newtown Families/ | #Tragedy #Education #MichelleObama #Popculture #News #Justlearned #Knowledgefix

   

Image A photograph of 'Wall Street' canyon at...

A photograph of 'Wall Street' canyon at Bryce Canyon National Park on September 20, 2011 in Utah, showing a view across our own galaxy, the# MilkyWay. #Space #Photography #Justlearned #Knowledgefix #Science

   

Image Outside at the Toronto Film Festival: The...

Outside at the Toronto Film Festival: The Not-So-Secret Life of Bees | Movies | OutsideOnline.com The role that these tiny insects play in our global #ecosystem has never been made more clear than by Swiss director Markus Imhoof in More Than Honey, an extreme close-up documentary. #film #science #nature #documentaries

   

Image #Gardening #Plants #Nature #health...

#Gardening #Plants #Nature #health #infographics

   

Image The #Milkyway and a radiotelescope, VLA in...

The #Milkyway and a radiotelescope, VLA in New Mexico. Photo by knatephoto. The Milky Way is the galaxy that contains our Solar System. This name derives from its appearance as a dim "milky" glowing band arching across the night sky, in which the naked eye cannot distinguish individual stars. (Wikipedia) #Justlearned #Space #Radiotelescope

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Image Old Story, New Cover: Mr. Boddington's...

Old Story, New Cover: Mr. Boddington's Penguin Classics. Currently available at Anthropologie, the New York-based designer has given a fresh face to 6 Penguin Classics, including Wuthering Heights, Alice in Wonderland, and Sense & Sensibility. #CoolKnowledge #Justlearned #Books #Literature

   

Image Realistic Pencil Drawings, by Dirk...

Realistic Pencil Drawings, by Dirk Dzimirsky. There has been a number of outstanding hyperrealist artists featured at #Illusion, such as Paul Cadden, DiegoKoi, and others. #Photogrpahy #Art #Drawings #paintings

   

Image Kodak to Sell Digital Imaging Patents for...

Kodak to Sell Digital Imaging Patents for $500+ Million by FELIX ESSER | According to the Wall Street Journal, a consortium of bidders from Silicon Valley is about to buy Kodak’s digital imaging patents for an undisclosed sum somewhere beyond $500 million. The successful sale of its digital imaging patents is a prerequisite in order for the company to be granted new loans as high as US-$ 830 million. #Photography #News #Business #justlearned

   

Image "Neural activation when we’re reading for...

"Neural activation when we’re reading for pleasure are not the same as those when we’re reading critically. It’s not just that the brain’s pleasure centers become activated in the more relaxed, immersed form of reading while the areas that have been implicated in attention and cognitive load are more active for the close reading. Instead, the transformation appears to be on a much broader level, with emotional, spatial, motor, and other areas all involved to various extents at various point

   

Image CS50x: Introduction to Computer Science...

CS50x: Introduction to Computer Science IHarvardX | CS50x is Harvard College's introduction to the intellectual enterprises of computer science and the art of programming for majors and non-majors alike, with or without prior programming experience. An entry-level course taught by David J. Malan, CS50x teaches students how to think algorithmically and solve problems efficiently. Topics: abstraction, algorithms, data structures, encapsulation, resource management, security, software engineering.

   

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This course covers how to approach complex normal and abnormal behaviors through biology; how to integrate disciplines including sociobiology, ethology, neuroscience, and endocrinology, to examine behaviors such as aggression, sexual behavior, language use, and mental illness. #Biology

   

Image A Conversation on The State of The Economy |...

A Conversation on The State of The Economy | Institute for New Economic Thinking (INET)

   

Image #LemonDrizzleCake - Cuts in to 10 slices and...

#LemonDrizzleCake - Cuts in to 10 slices and takes 1 hour to prep and cook. #recipes

   

Image The Best International Relations Master's...

The Best International Relations Master's Programs | Foreign Policy | The top 10 programs for those looking to run the world. These rankings are part of the Teaching, Research, and International Policy (TRIP) survey, conducted by Paul C. Avey, Michael C. Desch, James D. Long, Daniel Maliniak, Susan Peterson, and Michael J. Tierney. All additional information provided was added by Foreign Policy and is not part of the survey results. #courses #internationalrelations

   

Image The Top Ten International Relations...

The Top Ten International Relations Undergraduate Programs | Foreign Policy | These rankings are part of the Teaching, Research, and International Policy (TRIP) survey, conducted by Paul C. Avey, Michael C. Desch, James D. Long, Daniel Maliniak, Susan Peterson, and Michael J. Tierney. All additional information provided was added by Foreign Policy and is not part of the survey results. #education #internationalrelations

   

Image Oldest tooth filling may have been found |...

Oldest tooth filling may have been found | We all know the drill: Slip up on your regular brush-and-floss routine, and you may end up at the dentist's office with a cavity that needs to be filled. But what people did about their toothaches thousands of years ago? Scientists in Italy have discovered what may be the earliest evidence of therapeutic dentistry performed on a human. A study published in the peer-reviewed journal PLOS One reports the discovery of a beeswax filling on the left canine.

   

Image The Seagull Nebula | This image, taken by...

The Seagull Nebula | This image, taken by the European Southern Observatory's (ESO) La Silla Observatory shows the gas cloud Sharpless 2-292, part of the stellar nursery nicknamed the Seagull Nebula. This image shows the 'head' of the Seagull Nebula. The overall nebula spans about 100 light-years, and is about 3700 light-years from Earth. #science #universe

   

Image Researchers: World's fish to get smaller as...

Researchers: World's fish to get smaller as oceans warm Be prepared for smaller fish. That's the warning from researchers at the University of British Columbia, who say that we could see the maximum body weight of fish shrink by as much as 20% by the middle of the century, according to a study published in the journal Nature Climate Change. They blame global warming, which is heating up the world's oceans. Warm water holds less oxygen than cold water. #science #climatechange

   

Image SpaceX to launch flight to space station |...

SpaceX to launch flight to space station | For SpaceX, every flight is the real deal. It’s that way for any rocket company. But this time around, more than in the past, the private company contracted with NASA is flying without a safety net. #space #science

   

Image Reasons to Keep Following Your Dreams...

Reasons to Keep Following Your Dreams #quotes

   

Image Ways to Keep the Faith (No Matter What...

Ways to Keep the Faith (No Matter What Happens) #quotes

   

Image Quotes to Help You De-Stress After a Long...

Quotes to Help You De-Stress After a Long Day #quotes

   

Image Quotes That Inspire Us to Change the World...

Quotes That Inspire Us to Change the World #quotes #change

   

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