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Gold Star family of slain California soldier booed on flight

STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) — The father of a California soldier recently killed in Afghanistan says he felt disrespected and hurt by passengers who booed him and his family when they were on a flight to meet his son's remains.<p>Stewart Perry, his wife and daughter were on an American Airlines flight …

U.S. Army

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'Welcome to Jupiter!' NASA's Juno space probe arrives at giant planet

<b>Jet Propulsion Lab, California (CNN) —</b> NASA says it has received a signal from 540 million miles across the solar system, confirming its Juno spacecraft has successfully started orbiting Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system.<p>"Welcome to Jupiter!" flashed on screens at mission control at …

Astronomy

12 Enjoyable Steps to a More Balanced Life

We tend to go over to the extremes in our search for more pleasure, when instead we should be looking for more balance if we want to live a happier …

10 Ways Over-Performing Keeps You Stuck Behind A Computer | Inc.com

If it’s a primary goal in your life to have a successful career, you probably put in a lot of hours at work. Different people do different things with those hours. Some try to stay connected constantly in the hope that their devotion will be noticed.<p>I’ve talked before about why that’s a trap. In …

Labor Economics

The Most Dangerous Word I Know

Even after I knew that I wanted to quit my job, I stayed stuck for three years trying to answer a simple question: If not this job, what else should I be doing? I knew I no longer wanted to be an engineer at Microsoft but was clueless about what I should be doing instead. It wasn't until I finally …

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The Prioritization Matrix: Do spreadsheets really suck?

I'm a big fan of Roger Cauvin and his blog. If you don't read his stuff regularly, you should! He recently published a provocative blog post …

Avoid These Three Traps and Become a More Decisive Leader

I recently oversaw a study designed to clarify the relationship between pivotal decisions and leadership. Based on our nationwide survey of 500 …

Focus on Real-World Problems with Flipped Learning

Einstein’s famous formula changed the world. We believe the following equation will change education:<p><b>FL + PBL = GL</b> <i>(Flipped Learning + Project Based</i> …

Learning Fluency

<i>Adapted from a talk at the 2015 Burlington Ruby Conference and reworked in November 2016 for RubyConf 2016.</i><p>Hi, I am Sara. That’s me in the hat.<p>I like …

Must Watch TED Talks on The Power of Reading Books

August, 2015<br>Books hold a deep magic, an empowering spell that once cracked open could illuminate the entire universe of the self. Books are semiotic …

Index of The Major Learning Theories and Paradigms Teachers Should Know about

August 8, 2015<br>Learning is a social act embedded within a macro contextual framework that provides it with its essence. Learning about learning or …

Education Technology

A racing wheel makes driving sims — and learning to drive — much more realistic

My 15-year-old kid is about to get her driving permit. I had the bright idea of teaching her how drive in a racing simulation with a realistic force-feedback steering wheel, complete with stainless steel throttle, brake, and clutch pedals. We performed an experiment with a high-end console game and …

20 Parenting Hacks For Summer That Are Insanely Genius

Are you prepared for the summer? Check out 20 handy parenting hacks for the summer ahead to keep your children safe and happy.

The Diet That Could Slow Brain Aging by 7.5 Years

One of the biggest fears we have as we age is losing our cognitive abilities.<p>We want to be able to successfully navigate the day, remember errands, visit with friends and family, and stay independent. Being a burden to loved ones is a frightening prospect.<p>Science is still uncovering how important …

Holistic Medicine