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Study: Why Your Brain Remembers More From Facebook Than Actual Books

The closer something is to natural speech, the better we remember it. Dude. >>

This Is Water
The Best Books to Give as Graduation Gifts

We'll always love "Oh, the Places You'll Go!," but these thoughtful, inspiring graduation gifts… >>

Frankenstein
7 Classic Novels We’d Love to See in 3D

For me, the new 3D version of F. Scott Fitzgerald's masterpiece The Great Gatsby was a lot bigger… >>

all I need to know I learned Jon Stewart
Reader’s Digest Trust Poll: Here’s What Shocked Us the Most

To understand how our trust instinct shapes our culture, we compiled a list of over 200 American… >>

Tom Hanks
Reader’s Digest Trust Poll: The 100 Most Trusted People in America

Reader's Digest teamed up with research firm The Wagner Group to poll over 1,000 Americans and… >>

Readers Digest Trust Poll biggest surprises
Infographic: What Were the Biggest Surprises From Our Trust Poll?

We teamed up with research firm The Wagner Group to poll over 1,000 Americans and discover which… >>

Reader's Digest Trust Poll: Which Celeb Did You Trust More?
Reader’s Digest Trust Poll: Which Celeb Did You Trust More?

We paired up movie stars, game show hosts, technologists and more to see who America puts… >>

Readers Digest Trust Poll top ten professions
Infographic: The Most Trusted Professions in America

We averaged the rankings of the individuals tested in each category of our trust poll to determine… >>

The Most Trusted People in America
Reader’s Digest Trust Poll: Why Do We Trust at All?

Trust: It’s cited on our currency, valued in our relationships, and vital to our faith. Trust… >>