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Do you understand the UK’s coronavirus lockdown restrictions? (Guardian)

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Learn More About Anything

 

stop flitting about topics.

Land on just one you have an interest in or need to know,

and then just stay there a while (Pocket)

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Nottingham City Museums quiz

 

What is Hercules up to? The great British art quiz (Guardian, may require registration)

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Statues and protests

 

Black Lives Matter: Can you answer these seven questions about statues and the protests? (BBC)

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Animals navigate by the stars

A small but diverse group of species relies on the night sky to guide their search for food and mates. (National Geographic)

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How many 17th-century breakfast dishes can you name? (Guardian, may require registration)

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How to use the memory palace technique to boost your memory skills (Wired)

If the memory palace sounds familiar it is probably because you’ve read about it in Frances Yates’ book The Art of Memory.

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What connects performing pigeons with this painting? (Guardian, may require registration)

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Break Bad Habits?

Can Brain Science Help Us Break Bad Habits? (New Yorker)

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Would you pass the MOCA?

 

“I’ll bet you couldn’t even answer the last five questions.” (Guardian)

As recommended by President Trump

The Montreal Cognitive Assessment MoCA is a brief cognitive screening tool

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