How to Study Faster and Smarter - Method of Loci (Part Six)


Today we’ll be exploring the last, and in my opinion, most powerful memory method in our series: the method of loci. This method is also commonly known as memory palace, journey method, or mind palace. The memory palace method was widely used in ancient Rome and Greece. As you can imagine, it was hard to come by paper and pen back then, and so if you wanted to learn something, you had to commit it to memory. Today, this popular method is used to achieve feats like memorizing the digits of pi or the order of shuffled cards in a deck. This method utilizes your spatial abilities, or visual memory. Read More

How to Study Faster and Smarter - Summary


If you’ve been following our memorization series, here’s a handy infographic that sums it all up: Read More

Studying With Contact Lenses vs. Glasses


If you’re like most people who own both glasses and contacts, you don’t give much thought to which you’re wearing when studying or reading. However, you’ll be surprised to learn that which one you wear indeed can affect how well you study. Today we’ll be exploring the pros and cons of each and which one you should be using. Read More