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Old 09-20-09, 07:15 AM   #1
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Cycling can make you smarter?

According to a blog post at The New York Times, it probably can.

http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2009/0.../?ref=magazine
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Old 09-20-09, 07:35 AM   #2
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Exercise does sharpen mental acuity. This has been proven quite solidly in many studies in the Cognitive Psych field.
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Old 09-20-09, 10:07 AM   #3
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Eistein used to just sit in a comfy chair, or office chair, and just think for hours on end. He was pretty smart.

I tried that for a while, it didn't work out the same.
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When Einstein was asked about the theory of relativity, he said, "I thought of that while riding my bike."
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I tried that for a while, it didn't work out the same.

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