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Quebec flood victims told they need to find a new place to live

Stephanie Doucet has been living out of about a dozen bags for the last six months.<p>Some clothes, personal items and a few toys for her nine-month-old …

A Survey of 1,502 College Students Revealed the 1 Skill They Wish Their Parents Had Taught Them | Inc.com

Parents, teachers, and coaches dedicate their days to preparing kids for the challenges of life after high school. They devote countless hours to ensuring kids can score high and perform well in today's cutting-edge world.<p>But there's one set of valuable skills adults aren't teaching kids--emotional …

College & University

Emotional Intelligence 101: These 3 Words Can Turn Anxiety Into Advantage, According to Science

It's not about staying calm. In fact, it's the complete opposite.<p>When was the last time you were anxious?<p>Maybe you got worked up over a big presentation. Or preparing for that meeting to ask for a pay raise. Or getting ready to text that guy or girl you especially clicked with recently.<p>When …

Emotional Intelligence

Australia Is Blocking China From Buying 1% of Its Landmass

Australia <i>really</i> doesn’t want the Chinese to own a big chunk of its land.<p>In the latest chapter in a protracted back-and-forth over the sale of …

Australia

The Better Way To Organize Your Junk Drawer

Make sense of your cluttered drawers by installing DIY custom-fit organizers.<p>We all have a junk drawer. The one that has become a catch-all for various desk supplies, tools, and gadgets, and is in desperate need of organization. The flimsy plastic inserts you can buy never fit well. But this DIY …

5 Words And Phrases That Can Transform Your Work Life

A Stanford design and engineering professor says making simple changes to the words and phrases we use can empower us to achieve our goals.<p>Reporting for this story took a different turn from the beginning.<p>Usually when I reach out to experts I get enthusiastic replies. But that was not the case when …

Stanford University

37 Amazing Chalkboard Signs Outside Restaurants That Are Hilarious AF

Chalkboard signs.<p>The only little creative space (yes I’m being sarcastic) that restaurant owners use to lure hungry customers into their humble …

Simon has evolved into a touch-free memory game

Hasbro reinventedSimon in 2014, using touchscreen displays to replace buttons and turn it into the <i>Simon Swipe</i>. Now, the famous American toymaker is gearing up to release a new version of the game, one that you don't even need to touch to play. <i>Simon Air</i> still throws color sequences at you to …

Zika virus found in fetal brain

The<p>Zika virus, thought to be responsible for a surge in birth defects in Brazil, has been found inside the abnormally small brain of an aborted fetus at roughly 29 weeks of gestation, a team of researchers reported Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.<p>An autopsy of the aborted fetus …

The Morning Routine Experts Recommend for Peak Productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

Time Management

How to Wear The 18 Trends You’ll Be Seeing *Everywhere* This Spring

With the fashion world finally parting ways with the likes of minimalism (kind of) and normcore (byeeee), the runways were alight with attention-grabbing trends during Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2016, most of which are wearable IRL. So if amping up your style in a major way was one of your New …

Clothing