Amy Camara

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A Colorized Photo of Native Americans Looking at Camera Film in 1913

Here’s a beautiful photo from over 100 years ago that shows two Native Americans looking at a strip of photographic film against the sky. It’s a …

Native Americans

Why a Classic Portuguese Novel Should Be on Your To-Read List

We’re starting a new feature at OZY Books: the building of a global bookshelf. Every other month, our book section editor will pick a selection we …

Books

14 *Garlicky* Good Dinner Recipes

You’ve mastered the genius garlic-peeling hack, so it’s time to put those mad skills into action! Garlicky aioli dipping sauce or infused olive oil makes a tasty appetizer or snack. But how about some entrees to round out that menu? Garlic has a way of bringing out the best in both chicken and …

Cooking

A dying cell's last act | Cosmos

<b>When immune cells get sick</b>, they will often self-destruct to protect the rest of the body from harm. New research suggests that before pulling the …

Artemisia Gentileschi: The Rape Survivor And Her Revenge - DailyArtMagazine.com - Art History Stories

Artemisia Gentileschi was one of the best Italian Baroque painters. This strong woman painted plenty of paintings of strong and suffering women from …

The Best Data On How Much Money Teachers Pay Out Of Their Own Pocket – What Do You Spend?

The beginning of the year is often the time when teachers cough up the most cash for supplies – I know it’s when I do! During the rest of the year, …

Why Understanding Silence Is So Critical To Success

We live in a noisy world with lots of distractions. One of the ways to unlock our success is to discover the power of silence. Away from all the …

Self-improvement

Follow These 10 YouTube Channels for Learning Programming and Coding Online

Want to Learn Free Programming and Coding Course online in 2016. Follow these best Top 10 YouTube Channels and Coding and Programming like a Boss.<p>You …

The Golden Age of Teaching Yourself Anything

Who can resist the romanticism of self-taught achievers? They didn't need school. They didn't need "the system." They needed only their passion and …

Map of Life, An Application Developed In Yale And University of Florida Awarded Best App for Teaching Learning

An application, Map of Life, developed by joints efforts of Yale University and University of Florida was awarded as Best App for Teaching & Learning …

The Fabulous Field Trip Guide: Mobile Learning and QR Codes

<i>“You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.”- Dr. Seuss, Oh, The Places You’ll Go!</i><p>In …

Timeless Note-Taking Systems for Students

<i>This post is part of an ongoing series, “Taking Note,” which outlines the history and styles of note-taking. In this series, we explore how taking</i> …

‘Star Wars’ and the Fantasy of American Violence

FOR a long time after I came home from the war, fireworks made me jumpy. They sounded like what they are, shrieking rockets and exploding gunpowder, and every Fourth of July set off Alert Level Yellow. I’d crack another beer and try to laugh it off even as the friends I was with turned into ghosts …

Why the US never fully adopted the metric system

Mitchell has been recognized as an outstanding teacher by Barnes & Noble, RadioShack, and the Boy Scouts of America. She's also won numerous awards, including the American Chemical Society's James Bryant Conant Award, which recognizes outstanding high-school chemistry teachers. She says the recent …

The Best Science Sites Of 2016 – So Far

Here’s my latest my-year list.<p>You might also be interested in:<p>Here are my choices for The Best Science Sites Of 2016 – So Far (not in any order of …

DC Metro Rape Highlights Why Women Are Always Aware of Rape

Earlier this week, a man was arrested in the rape of a woman on a Washington, DC metro train. That's Washington, DC, USA, not Washington, DC, "Somewhere-over-there-where-women-have-it-much-worse-so-shut-up." He is charged with brazenly assaulting her at knifepoint, on a moving train, at 10 a.m in …

Feminism

50 thoughts that can motivate you to do anything

When you're thinking about implementing that new idea, or starting that new company or beginning that new regimen — this is the new year, after all — it's easy to talk yourself into procrastinating.<p>Or worse, avoiding your goal altogether.<p><b>Related: 5 Motivation Blocks Hurting Your Success, and How to</b> …

DIY: Pretty and Carefree Paper Plants

Not everyone has a green thumb. Our recommendation? DIY some carefree paper plants with the help of Corrie Beth Hogg. All it takes is a one-time …

Deep Dark Espresso Brownies

I adore anything that combines coffee and chocolate, and these rich and moist espresso brownies do just that. I couldn’t think of a better recipe to …

Handmade Doctor Who Gallifreyan Wall Clock

Want to start an incredible time travel with Doctor Who? Hang the handmade Gallifreyan wall clock on the wall. Those mysterious text should be able …

Time Travel

31 life skills every functioning adult should master before turning 30

Somehow you're just supposed to know that you should have more money coming in than going out, and you shouldn't wear a fuzzy orange sweater to a job interview.<p>We've put together our own handbook of sorts for anyone transitioning from their 20s to their 30s, which lists many skills you'll need to …

Self Compassion

A Strong Case for Uncommon Learning

<i>It is not that our students are actually learning differently per se, but the environment in which they are learning is dramatically different –</i> …

How My Grandfather, RFK, Stopped a Riot

Forty-eight years ago today Robert F. Kennedy gave one of the great healing speeches in American history.<p>On this day in 1968, my grandfather, Robert F. Kennedy, shared the tragic news of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s death with a crowd in downtown Indianapolis. It was the era before instant …

Civil Rights

An Energizing Yoga Sequence To Start Your Week Off Right

Ever feel so tired and strapped for time that nothing but a bottomless pot of coffee could save you? Cue superhero yoga sequence! This simple (and …

Make Over Your Home With These 23 DIY Rugs

When making over a room in your home, all it takes is the right accessory to pull everything together. If you are looking to switch things up this spring, you’ll need a statement rug to highlight your new and improved (and clean!) space. This rug will be like art you can walk on, dig your toes in …

Crafting

Top 10 illustrated children's novels that open the door for reluctant readers

From Flat Stanley to Lemony Snicket, Phil Earle picks the books that tell stories through words AND pictures<p>Phil Earle will be appearing at the amazing Just So festival in August: see a preview of the festival<p>Illustrated books and graphic novels were my way in.<p>Without them, I’d never have read a …

Five things Science says will make you Happier

Did you know that happiness has its own holiday? Four years ago, the General Assembly of the United Nations proclaimed March 20 to be the …

Famous authors who only wrote one book

Wednesday marks the would-be birthday of Anna Sewell, a 19th century English novelist who penned only one book throughout her 58 years of life: the …

A Photographer’s Illustrations Capture Colorful Adventures

One trend that’s shaking up the world of creatives and photographers like you? Coloring books for adults! Studies have shown that coloring as an …

Photography