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3 Good YouTube Channels for Science Teachers

Here are three oldie but goodie YouTube channels for science teachers and students. You can use them to access and find a wide variety of educational …

Education Technology

The Two Most Critical Questions for Every Husband and Wife

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Happiness

Jared Kushner’s $1.2 billion miracle

Someone is doing Jared Kushner a huge favor. But we don't know who.<p>The 41-story skyscraper at 666 Fifth Avenue in Manhattan was supposed to be Jared …

Evidence Shows Students Still Learn More Effectively From Print Textbooks Than Screens

Print's not dead.<p>Today's students see themselves as digital natives, the first generation to grow up surrounded by technology like smartphones, …

How Trump lost Ann Coulter

<b>(CNN) —</b> By now everyone knows that Donald Trump is an awful boss. The record-setting level of departures from his administration's top ranks proves this truth. Now it's starting to seem like he's also a terrible friend to those who would be his allies.<p>The right-wing rabble-rouser Ann Coulter …

Donald Trump

Why Doesn't The Black Hole In The Middle Of Our Galaxy Consume Everything?

<i>Why doesn’t the black hole in the middle of the galaxy consume the entire galaxy? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Corey S. Powell, Book author and science editor at Aeon, on</b> …

Black Holes

“Teachers Unions ‘Must Claim the Mantle of Educational Leadership'”

Teachers Unions ‘Must Claim the Mantle of Educational Leadership’ is the headline of my latest Education Week Teacher column.<p>In it, Brian Guerrero, …

Watch the formation of the universe and Earth in this cool time-lapse video

Each second represents 22 million years<p>In the grand cosmic scale, humanity and our tiny home in the universe are absolutely inconsequential. In a neat time-lapse video from John Boswell, you can watch the formation and growth of the universe from the big bang to now.<p>Boswell, aka melodysheep, has …

Universe

Why it's time to say goodbye to group work

We have gathered here today to say our farewells to group work. Descended from the kinaesthetic-learning-style dynasty and a loyal friend to the …

Banning assault rifles would be constitutional

<b>(CNN) —</b> In the wake of the mass murder at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, students across the country have been extraordinarily vocal about the urgent need for common sense gun control. Their anger and frustration is not surprising. Indeed, there have already been 12 …

Guns

How to Cope With the Loss of Carbs in Your Life

Grieving the loss of carbohydrates in your diet can be an important step. For many people, their low-carb journey includes many stops, starts, and …

Why Do All The Planets Orbit In The Same Plane?

Our Solar System is an orderly place, with the four inner planets, the asteroid belt, and the gas giant worlds all orbiting in the same plane around the Sun. Even as you go farther out, the Kuiper belt objects appear to line up with that same exact plane. Given that the Sun is spherical and that …

Universe

These key psychological differences can determine whether you're liberal or conservative

Politically, Americans are highly divided.<p>When it comes to issues of race, immigration, national security, and environmental protection, they disagree about how the government should handle things like never before.<p>Relative to polls in the 1990s, Republicans are now much more likely to say poor …

Psychology

NRA spokeswoman confronted with the facts on the assault weapons ban. She had no answers.

Rather than face the facts, NRA spokesperson Dana Loesch ducks, dodges, and distracts.<p>With the NRA continuing to watch its corporate support crumble, …

What America is getting wrong about three important words in the Second Amendment

On Wednesday night, CNN hosted a town hall about gun violence with members of the community of Parkland, Florida, which only a week earlier had experienced a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Seventeen students and teachers lost their lives.<p>The town hall was remarkable in many …

Guns

Under Trump, America's religious right is rewriting its code of ethics

The religious right’s wholesale embrace of the Republican party and of Donald J Trump, both as candidate and as president, has necessitated a rewriting of evangelical ethics. Here’s a summary, with annotations.<p>Lying is all right as long as it serves a higher purpose<p>Yes, we know all about that …

Donald Trump

11 Scientific Tips That Will Help You Learn Anything Faster - And Actually Remember It

Hack the learning process.<p>Kids can and should practice the skill of learning if they want a fighting chance at fulfilling all those lofty goals their …

Yes, There Is Gravity in Space

This week, I settled down to watch the first episode of The 100. If you haven't seen the show, I'll just point out that it takes place in the near …

Amount of pixels needed to make VR less crap may set your PC on fire

Wow, this is incredib- BLEEUUURGHGHGHPut on a virtual reality headset and it's hard to believe that your visual system is being stretched beyond its …

Virtual Reality

Bill Gates is surprisingly strict about his kids' tech use — and it should be a red flag for the rest of us

For all his success in designing world-changing technology, Bill Gates has set surprisingly strict rules for how his kids can use that technology, the billionaire philanthropist has said in multiple interviews.<p>"You're always looking at how it can be used in a great way — homework and staying in …

Fox News host tells Trump to "take credit for solving global warming" because of cold temperatures

Fox's Pete Hegseth urges Trump to "take credit for solving global warming" because of cold temperatures from "bomb cyclone"<p>At least 22 people have …

Global Warming

This Is How Long You'd Survive On Every Planet in the Solar System

<i>Love Curiosity? Subscribe to our email to get our stories delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.</i><p>For all its issues and faults, Earth is still a …

President Trump has made 1,950 false or misleading claims over 347 days

With just 18 days before President Trump completes his first year as president, he is now on track to exceed 2,000 false or misleading claims, according to our database that analyzes, categorizes and tracks every suspect statement uttered by the president.<p>As of Monday, the total stood at 1,950 …

Donald Trump

A High-School Student Just Won $250,000 For This Incredible Explanation of Relativity

This is genius.<p>The German physicist Albert Einstein needed complex equations to describe his theory of relativity, but 18-year-old Hillary Diane …

Is the Earth’s magnetic field due for a pole reversal?

<b></b>Guest blog by Sharmila KuthunurWe take for granted Earth’s reliable magnetic field, which unceasingly protects us from calamitous radiation. Without …

Universe

Scientists predict 'mini ice age' could hit UK by 2030

A mathematical model of the Sun's magnetic activity suggests temperatures could start dropping here from 2021, with the potential for winter skating …

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

No home DIYer should be without a multimeter. Here's why.<p>Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every …

Arduino

Smartphones aren't a smart choice in middle school

<b>(CNN) —</b> Not too long ago, one of my daughter's middle-school teachers told me that my daughter was spending a lot of time on her phone during class. As a mother, this was concerning. But I was not surprised. I am a physician and filmmaker who dedicated my time to make the documentary "Screenagers: …

Middle School

The Republicans Are What We Thought They Were

First, they pass tax cuts and run up the deficit. Then, they use the deficit to ‘prove’ spending is out of control, and start slashing entitlement …

A Scary Number of Schools in The U.S. Are Using Taxpayer Dollars to Spout Unscientific Nonsense

Some are using textbooks that claim Satan created evolution.

Education