How to Learn New Things as an Adult

by Olga Khazan via The Atlantic

Image Courtesy of JORGE SILVA / REUTERS

Image Courtesy of JORGE SILVA / REUTERS

What’s the capital of Australia? No Googling! Did you get it? In his new book, Learn Better, author and education researcher Ulrich Boser digs into the neuroscience of learning and shows why it’s so hard to remember facts like that one.