Taking breaks while studying helps you remember more, new study finds

Proof that cramming for exams DOESN’T work: Taking breaks while studying helps you remember more, say scientists German scientists discover taking breaks while studying helps us with memory  New research from Max Planck Institute says cramming for exams does not work They observed mice’s ability to find their way through a maze, and found longer breaks between learning phases produced

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While the Oscars Embrace Diversity, the Golden Globes Scramble for Relevance

The week may have begun with the Oscar nominations, but attention very quickly shifted back to the under-fire Hollywood Foreign Press Association AWARDS BEAT Getty Images It happens like clockwork every year on the day that Oscar nominations are announced. The nominees are revealed early in the morning, people parse the list to figure out what it all means, and

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While others faltered, we acted decisively

Credit:llustration: Cathy Wilcox To submit a letter to The Age, email [email protected] Please include your home address and telephone number. COVID-19 While others faltered, we acted decisively Chris Uhlmann says: ″⁣Lockdowns have already exacted a price that cannot be measured in dollars or over the short term and the yo-yo imprisonment of cities will eventually cripple communities economically and psychologically.″⁣

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Man Utd are revived while Liverpool aren’t clicking – this rare title race clash between rivals has makings of a classic

THERE’S a reason why Liverpool versusManchester United has never quite been the English ‘Clasico’. That’s because, quite unlike Real Madrid against Barcelona, English football’s two grandest clubs have rarely gone head-to-head in the white heat of a title race. In fact, only once in the 21st century have they previously done so – in 2009, the year of Rafa Benitez’s

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Mentally ill woman raped while isolating with Covid in Italian clinic

‘Severely’ mentally ill woman is raped while isolated with Covid-19 in Italian psychiatric clinic and falls pregnant Young woman was attacked at clinic in the Sicilian town of Troina in April  The woman’s mental illness means she is severely physically disabled Doctors, nurses and other staff are being questioned to discover what happened It has not yet been ruled out

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Breastfeeding While Black During COVID-19

During the COVID-19 pandemic, breastfeeding for Black mothers has become a more difficult feat. Moms who are a part of our essential workforce have a higher risk of potential exposure and additional concerns with breast milk expression between essential duties. Breastfeeding support for moms, whether it be peer-led or with a lactation consultant has been upended. With social distancing practices

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Sally Field arrested while protesting climate change with Jane Fonda: report

Fox News Flash top entertainment headlines for Dec. 13 Fox News Flash top entertainment and celebrity headlines for Dec. 13 are here. Check out what’s clicking today in entertainment. Sally Field hopped on Jane Fonda's climate change train on Friday and got arrested in the process, according to a new report. Field, 73, was the latest Hollywood star to join

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