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The Best Videos For Educators In 2017 – Part Two

This is the first in my annual year-end “Best” lists (you can find all 1,700 Best lists here).<p>In addition, you can find All Mid-Year 2017 “Best” …

I graduated from Harvard and MIT — here are the 5 best pieces of advice I can give you about early applications

While my seven tips to ace a college application can give your student a great head start on putting together an awesome application, I wanted to go deeper.<p>The truth is admissions committees usually spend less than five minutes reading your child's application. Remember, they have to go through …

Even teachers now say that academics are not the key to kids’ success

To many, increasing automation and the unprecedented pace of technological changes mean kids need more than just academic skills to succeed. They need confidence and motivation to tackle problems, interpersonal skills to work with others and the resilience to stay on task when things fall apart.<p>New …

Education

World’s most expensive coffee now available in Hong Kong | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

Would you pay HK$400 for a cup of coffee made from the most expensive coffee beans in the world? The Coffee Academics is betting you will.<p>The coffee …

Why Restaurants Are Returning Their Michelin Stars

Andre Chiang is the latest chef to return one of cooking's highest honors. Why?<p>Singapore became the latest food destination with fewer Michelin …

Steve Jobs and Jeff Bezos' mentor used a simple test to figure out who is a true leader

You can have the most impressive title in the world and still not be a leader.<p>According to the late Bill Campbell, who established a reputation as the "coach" of Silicon Valley, only one thing determines whether or not you're a leader: the opinions of those you're supposed to be leading.<p>A former …

Scientists Find the Source of Durian's Pungent Odor

They had to dig into the fruit's genetic code to make the discovery.<p>Most people who have tried durian—a spikey fruit native to Southeast Asia, with a …

Kimbal Musk Says 'Food Is the New Internet'

The entrepreneur and philanthropist spoke with Craig and Megan Ferguson on their new series "Couple Thinkers."<p>"Can real food feed the world?" That's …

Anthony Bourdain Sees the Many Sides of Lagos in the Latest 'Parts Unknown' Preview

The third episode of the CNN series airs on Sunday, October 15.<p>For the third episode of <i>Parts Unknown's</i> latest season, Anthony Bourdain heads to …

English language test for international students 'essential': Birmingham

International students will be tested on their grasp of the English language under a scheme to be introduced in 2018.<p>Education Minister Simon …

Students

7 Adventures To Get You High

These daring North American activities are so much fun, you'll forget your fear of heights.<p>To see the world in a new way, sometimes you have to make big changes. In the case of these North American adventures, that change is elevation. Head to the sky—up a mountain, on a zipline, or across a sand …

Hiking

World's Best Museums

Get inspired in these creative and engaging museums from South Africa to San Francisco.<p>Journeys that spark the imagination can lead to revolutions in creativity. In 1966 a young Yves Saint Laurent discovered the beauty and colors of Marrakech, and became so enamored of the city that he made it his …

Art

Hole the Size of Maine Opens in Antarctica Ice

This is the first time scientists have observed a hole of this magnitude since the 1970s.<p>A mysterious hole as big as the state of Maine has been spotted in Antarctica’s winter sea ice cover.<p>The hole was discovered by researchers about a month ago. The team, comprised of scientists from the …

Global Warming

What California's Wildfires Have Done to Wine Country

More than a dozen fires have devastated Napa and Sonoma.<p>Fall harvest season is peak travel time for California wine country, but out-of-control wildfires are changing plans for many.<p>Officials are still determining the cause behind more than a dozen fast-moving fires that have devastated 100,000 …

California

New-and-Improved Rail Trails Around the Globe

<b>Belmond</b><p>Belmond, which operates the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express train in Europe, has unveiled a new luxury train—the Belmond Andean …

Will Climate Change Make Rockslides Worse?

How a warming world could affect rockfalls like Yosemite's<p>Last Wednesday and Thursday, there were two major rockfall events at Yosemite’s El Capitan, a rock formation extremely popular with climbers. Wednesday’s rockslide killed one person, the first rockfall-related fatality in the park since …

The beauty of Taiwan ecotourism

<i>As the number of travelers is increasing each year, countries are racing to entice them to visit — including Taiwan. As the country is less popular</i> …

The world's best walkable cities and the top budget hotels in the city centre to make the most of your visit

Planning a city break for your next adventure? Then it's time to ditch the car, dig out your comfiest shoes and go exploring on foot!<p>Nowadays, forget …

Making tourism sustainable

9 Oct 2017 at 04:34<p>Copy text Save PDF Email Print text<p>A tour group visits Pak Khlong Talat area. Improving safety and security is one of the tactics …

Hong Kong's wildest dining experience

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's 8 p.m. in a rather dull multi-story government building and wet market center in North Point, Hong Kong .<p>Most of the lights are off. The market stalls are all closed.<p>Suddenly you hear the faint sounds of Michael Jackson classics, the vibrations getting stronger as you move towards the …

Hong Kong

Young Wanderlust: How Millennials Are Changing China’s Travel Industry

This week, over 700 million Chinese will be on the move, hitting the nation’s superhighways or boarding trains, planes, buses, and cruise ships to …

Tourism

Hong Kong International Airport introduces self-service departure for passengers

HONG KONG: Visitors departing Hong Kong International Airport can opt for self-service departure from Tuesday (Oct 10).<p>The airport has installed a …

Top 10 Things to do in Bangkok

Bangkok is a city that awakens the senses. It is vibrant, colourful, noisy, bustling, hectic, hot, young and old, rich and poor; an array of …

11 Reasons Singapore Needs to Be Next on Your Bucket List

I may be a little biased, as some of my fondest childhood memories are of living in Singapore, but it really is a country with so much to offer. It's …