Susan Delly

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14 Top-Rated Day Trips from San Francisco

In an incomparable setting of rolling hills overlooking a sparkling emerald-green bay, San Francisco is close to some of California's most beautiful …

Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2016 (But Shouldn't Have)

It’s a holiday weekend, which probably means you have some down time. What better activity, while you’re digesting that leftover Turkey, than …

Want healthy kids? Let them play in the mud. Feed them allergenic foods. And get a dog.

<b>By Nancy Szokan,</b> <i>The Washington Post</i><p>If you read about children’s health, you’ve heard a lot of this before: Microbes, vilified because they cause …

How One Season of Football Affects a Child’s Brain

Research is mounting that concussions have devastating impacts on professional football players in the NFL—and the symptoms don’t happen overnight. …

How Not To Raise A Narcissist

In Greek mythology, Narcissus fell in love with his own reflection in a pool of water. Transfixed by his own beauty, he sat at the water’s edge …

Here's how this your parenting style can develop a 'me, me, me' personality in children

In August, Treasurer Scott Morrison warned that “Australia has a generation growing up expecting government handouts”.<p>Researchers have labelled this …

29 books to read your kids if you want them to be kind and brave

There is little in this universe I love more than the end of my kids’ days. No matter how frazzled I am, or what superhuman efforts they put up to resist bedtime, snuggling up with them tucked in and a pile of books beside us is the tonic we need to end our days.<p>Kids’ books are beautifully simple. …

Books

Three-Act Tasks: Modeling Addition

Kindergarten teacher Kristin Alfonzo at South Shore PK-8 School in Seattle engages her students in three-act tasks to solve addition problems. …

Chinese kids who climb cliffside ladder home will get stairs

BEIJING (AP) — Just to get home from school, they climb 800 meters (more than 2,500 feet) toward the sky — on a ladder made of bamboo and secured to …

Economic Reform

Infographic: How Travel Makes You a Better Entrepreneur

The simple act of taking a vacation can improve your health, boost your happiness, and prolong your life. However, traveling to an exotic destination …

Millennials are changing the future of travel — here's how travel companies are adapting

It compared millennials (defined as people born between 1982 and 1999) to generation x (1961-1981) and baby-boomers (1945-1960.)<p>Some of the findings do not reflect very well on youthful travelers.<p>Millennial backpackers are getting less adventurous and more vain.<p>Almost half (43%) of millennials said …

Hospitality

Scientists studying effect of ketogenic diet on brain cancer

Scientists are tracking the effects of a high-fat, low-carbohydrate diet for its potential to starve brain tumours and treat cancer patients.<p>The …

Diabetes

The Way You Store Your Food Is Ruining It

Many of my clients assume they should be eating fresh, raw produce to reap the most health perks possible. But the reality is, several studies have …

Sarajevo city guide: 10 of the best art and design-inspired destinations

A vibrant, walkable city, Sarajevo is thriving thanks, in part, to its contemporary culture and art, which is on display at galleries … and also its restaurants, bars and hotels<p>On a warm summer day, I strolled down Wilson Alley, a promenade lined with shady linden trees in the centre of Sarajevo, …

The Panama Papers: 7 things to know

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Sunday, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists published a massive leak of documents, dubbed the Panama Papers. CNNMoney has you covered with what you need to know about the story and responses to it.<p>What are the Panama Papers?<p>ICIJ and an international coalition of …

Corruption

'Monster cattle-eating alligator' is shot in Florida

<b>A hunter in the US has told the BBC how he shot an 800lb (360kg) alligator that was feasting on his farm's cattle.</b><p>Professional hunter Lee Lightsey said the 15 ft (4.5m) beast was one of the biggest he had come across in 18 years and required a tractor to move it.<p>Mr Lightsey and hunting guide Blake …

Florida

All of our food is ‘genetically modified’ in some way — here are the different types of GM technology

You've probably eaten "cloned" food and you may have even eaten plants whose ancestors were once deliberately blasted with radiation. And you could have bought all this without leaving the "organic" section of your local supermarket.<p>Anti-GM dogma is obscuring the real debate over what level of …

Organisms

Easy Thanksgiving Crafts the Family Will Love

There is tons of fun to be had on Thanksgiving. Yes, Thanksgiving… that unnoticed bump between the bigger spending holidays of Halloween and …

Rockstar Tips for Flying with Infants (part 1)

<b>Free Gate Check</b> – You’ll be relieved to know that most airlines don’t give you trouble or charge extra for gate checking a stroller and car seat. …

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Killarney National Park, Ireland

<b>Name:</b> Killarney National Park <b><br>Location:</b> Ireland <b><br>Date Established:</b> 1932 <b><br>Size:</b> 41 square miles (106 square kilometers)<p>Did You Know?<p>• <b>Ireland's Top Peaks</b> Killarney National Park is home to Ireland’s tallest mountain range, the irresistibly named McGillycuddy’s Reeks. The peaks top out at over 3,280 feet …