A Brain Implant Improved Memory, Scientists Report…


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Date: February 22, 2019

01) A Brain Implant Improved Memory, Scientists Report

“Scientists have developed a brain implant that noticeably boosted memory in its first serious test run, perhaps offering a promising new strategy to treat dementia, traumatic brain injuries and other conditions that damage memory.

The device works like a pacemaker, sending electrical pulses to aid the brain when it is struggling to store new information, but remaining quiet when it senses that the brain is functioning well.

In the test, reported Tuesday in the journal Nature Communications, the device improved word recall by 15 percent — roughly the amount that Alzheimer’s disease steals over two and half years.

The implant is still experimental; the researchers are currently in discussions to commercialize the technology. And its broad applicability is unknown, having been tested so far only in people with epilepsy.”

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LEGO Great Ball Contraption at BrickFair Virginia 2018…


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Date: February 22, 2019

01) LEGO Great Ball Contraption at BrickFair Virginia 2018


“Beyond the Brick’s Joshua Hanlon gets a tour of the LEGO great ball contraption (GBC) at BrickFair Virginia 2018.

This video is brought to you by the world’s largest LEGO marketplace,
https://www.bricklink.com

I did not expect this tour to take up nearly the entire video…

…Wow…

…This is insane…in a good way!

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Tips & Tricks #1 – Poor Man’s Filet Mignon…

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Date: February 21, 2019

01) Tips & Tricks #1 – Poor Man’s Filet Mignon


“Jack Scalfani shows you how to make a cheap steak taste delicious.

steps for tenderizing:
— coat entire top of steak with coarse salt.

— leave sitting out on counter for 1 hour per inch of meat

— completely wash off salt. Pat dry the meat with a paper towel

— cook and season as you normally would. Don’t add any type of salt while cooking. Not garlic salt, onion salt or regular salt. Enjoy!”

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Jimmy Dore: MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow is the ‘new Alex Jones’…


Date: February 21, 2019

01) Jimmy Dore: MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow is the ‘new Alex Jones’


“Jimmy Dore, host of “the Jimmy Dore Show” joins Rick Sanchez to discuss establishment media’s shift to pro-war propaganda. He balks at how the smartest broadcast journalists of NBC and CNN have been reduced to “Alex Jones level conspiracy theorists” and is particularly appalled at their smear campaign against presidential primary candidate and US Representative Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii).”

Bernie Sanders: I’m Running For President…


Date: February 21, 2019

01) I’m Running For President


“Sen. Bernie Sanders announced he is running for president of the United States and called on Americans from all over the nation to join him in building a massive grassroots movement to win the Democratic primary, defeat Donald Trump, and enact an agenda that serves all people, not just the wealthy few.”