Reasons why you should take naps

Why you should take naps A good night's sleep is crucial to storing knowledge learned earlier in the day — that much was known. Now, a new study finds that getting shut-eye before you learn is important, too. Volunteers who took a 100-minute nap before launching into an evening memorization task scored an average of 20 percentage points higher on the memory test compared with people who did the memorization without snoozing first. "It really seems to be the first evidence that we're aware of that indicates a proactive benefit of sleep," study co-author Matthew Walker, a professor of psychology and neuroscience at the University of California, Berkeley, told LiveScience. "It's not simply enough to sleep after learning," Walker said. "It turns out you also need to sleep before learning."
Earlier research has found that dreams boost learning, with one study suggesting a 90-minute nap may help lock in long-term memories. But Walker's research, publ…

Famous actor James Bond first movie called-Dr.No

James bond first movie called Dr.No Dr. No is a 1962 British spy film starring Sean Connery, with Ursula Andress, Joseph Wiseman and Jack Lord, which was filmed in Jamaica and England. It is the first James Bond film. Based on the 1958 novel of the same name by Ian Fleming, it was adapted by Richard Maibaum, Johanna Harwood, and Berkely Mather and was directed by Terence Young. The film was produced by Harry Saltzman and Albert R. Broccoli, a partnership that continued until 1975. In the film, James Bond is sent to Jamaica to investigate the disappearance of a fellow British agent. The trail leads him to the underground base of Dr. No, who is plotting to disrupt an early American space launch with a radio beam weapon. Although the first of the Bond books to be made into a film, Dr. No was not the first of Fleming's novels. Casino Royale was the debut for the character; however, the film makes a few references to threads from earlier books. This film makes reference to later books in…

Technology hacks about amazing

: " takes the bioluminescent bodies of creatures that have died of natural causes and encase them in resin, thus preserving not just their bodies, but also their incredible glow-in-the-dark properties.",

Self defense life Hack

: "Just Say No. Never accept offers of help from strangers ("can I carry your packages?"). This was a favorite ruse of serial killers such as Ted Bundy. If things feel wrong, run away screaming. If you can't run, you'll have to fight.",

Leo fender the inventor of the telecaster and Stratocaster( the most famous guitar doesn't know how to play the guitar he invented)

Inventor of telecaster and Stratocaster Clarence Leonidas "Leo" Fender (August 10, 1909 – March 21, 1991) was an American inventor who founded Fender Electric Instrument Manufacturing Company, or "Fender" for short. In January 1965, he sold the company to CBS and later founded two other musical instrument companies, Music Man and G&L Musical Instruments.
The guitars, bass guitars, and amplifiers he designed from the 1940s on are still widely used: the Fender Telecaster (1950) was the first mass-produced solid-body electric guitar; the Fender Stratocaster (1954) is among the world's most iconic electric guitars; the Fender Precision Bass (1951) set the standard for electric bass guitars, and the Fender Bassman amplifier, popular enough in its own right, became the basis for later amplifiers (notably by Marshall and Mesa Boogie) that dominated rock and roll music. Leo Fender was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1992: a unique achievement given th…

How to get your social media group chat more engaging and interesting

*NINE THINGS THAT MAKE A CHAT GROUP ACTIVE:*  (Group Etiquette)  By Mr shuaibu( an active moderator and admin of airforce school WhatsApp group). Are you an admin or actively part of a social media chat group, here are some of the things that will help your group become more active and engaging. Don't miss out anything. 1. *Always learn to appreaciate other people's posts, even if they are not your friend* It makes them feel important and encouraged to come up with something more positive.
2. *Never run people down on the platform in a group chat* You will cause them to withdraw and will never come up with their objective views on issues.
3. *When you see something you don't like from a member, inbox the person*  Don't attack him/her on the platform publicly
4. *Never insult or use unpleasant languages on members* You expose your uncultured manners and attitude to people and may turn the platform to combat ground.
5. *Be quick to say sorry and apologize when u have erred* It help…

First car Accident in the world ever.

The first car Accident and death in the world 1771 France – Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot's second steam-powered vehicle is said to have crashed into a wall during a test run, in what would have been the first automobile accident. However, it is disputed that this ever happened. According to Georges Ageon the earliest mention of this occurrence dates from 1801 and it does not feature in contemporary accounts. August 31, 1869 Ireland– While riding as a passenger with relatives in an experimental steam car, Mary Ward was thrown from the car and fell under the wheels as it rounded a bend. This is believed to be the first recorded automobile death. It took place in the town of Birr, which was known at that time as Parsonstown. The car was built by her cousins, the sons of William Parsons, 3rd Earl of Rosse. 1890 London had 5,728 street accidents, resulting in 144 deaths. It may be that not all of these involved motorized carriages. 1891 US. John William Lambert, was involved in the first automobi…

Origin of the name Brazil ( country)

Origin of the name Brazil Do you know Brazil is the only country named after a tree(interesting Right).
The name Brazil is a shortened form of Terra do Brasil, land of Brazil, a reference to brazilwood, given in the early 16th century to the territories leased to the merchant consortium led by Fernão de Loronha for commercial exploitation of brazilwood for the production of wood dyes for the European textile industry Brazil is so-called after the indigenous brazilwood tree. After Portuguese settlement on the land in 1500, brazilwood trees were harvested for a red-coloured dye which was shipped for use in Europe.

Everything you need to know about the Nigeria defense academy admission process ( live story by Idris tijani)

Important Tips About NDA AFSB* Story by Idris tijani ( NDA 68rc applicant). It all depend on Boldness and great Confidence for one to make the Nigerian Defence Academy Armed Forces Selection Board.
My dear Fellow citizens please try and follow these steps below that am about to List out. if you are truly determine to Pass NDA AFSB.
Before I do that Let me Give you a little guard line on how to go about NDAEE(Nigerian Defence Academy Entrance Examination)
1. Get an NDA compendium, try and study from 2000 to 2015 and ensure you back up your study with text book.
2. Do not waste your time in one question but ensure you answer all the questions before leaving the hall. 
3. Then Lastly know your current affair (For PSDS).
Please Note this: what am about to tell you now is base on Experience and also from other informations I gathered when I was fighting to gain ADMISSION into NDA.   Whatever I tell you will be very helpful to you aslong as NDA AFSB is concern. Now these are the steps to Follow: 1. Ma…