Bacteria Do Talk!

Well, they are using the so-called ‘chemical words’, which are specific chemicals for specific purposes. So, different chemicals for counting bacterial population and for launching an attack. This finding is a real breakthrough, for scientists can then manipulate these ‘words’ for medication, for instance.

How does such communication actually happen? Listen to Professor Bonnie Bassler of Princeton University in her 2009 TED talk below:

Rapid Skill Acquisition

Are you familiar with this phrase, “So much to learn, so little time?

I am sure you are. That, in fact, is a concern of many people. People love to acquire many skills, but not many could manage their way to. In the following video, you may get an insight on how to do exactly that.

Josh Kaufman has written a book on accelerated learning titled The First 20 Hours. For those of you interested to dive into the techniques Josh described in above video, go buy the book online.