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Want to Raise Really Smart Kids? Science Says Do This | Inc.com

Parents are always trying to find the next big trend in parenting--and for good reason, too. They want to know how to be better parents, how to raise healthier and more successful children, how to interact with their kids in this dynamic landscape of advanced technological discovery, and so on. But …

How does the immigration points system work in Australia?

Of those who believe the UK would be better off out of the European Union, immigration is often cited as the key issue.<p>They say the UK should adopt an Australian style points-based system, where migrants are granted work visas on the basis of their age, skills and qualifications.<p>Jon Donnison …

My dad was called 'stupid' in high school and now he's a successful entrepreneur — here are the 5 best lessons he's taught me about life

It might have had something to do with being the oldest, or with having a protective dad who sometimes set rules that the younger me found completely unreasonable.<p>I was so hardheaded that I remember debating more of his wisdom than I actually listened to.<p>But as an adult, I've come to appreciate …

Scientists Have Produced a New Kind of Particle That Carries Energy

Go with the flow.<p>New types of particles called 'topological plexcitons' have been engineered by researchers in the US, and they could help pave the …

A renewable reality: Fossil fuels aren’t going anywhere

The artwork for Ontario's Climate Change Action plan shows Ontario, circa 2050, as a paradise of cyclists, electric cars, wind turbines, solar panels, dense urban environments and homes powered by geothermal energy. Renewable energy industries could not have been happier.<p>These industries have been …

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Black Holes Could Be 'Back Doors' to Another Universe, Say Physicists

How to tunnel to another world.<p>A physical object, such as a person or a spacecraft, could theoretically make it through a wormhole in the centre of a …

English teacher whose 'whole class was bored' judged unfit to teach

A teacher who read novels to 11-year-olds for several lessons in a row, showed clips from Jurassic Park and then rebuked pupils for asking questions – provoking them to complain of boredom – has been judged unfit to teach by a disciplinary hearing in Scotland.<p>Gillian Scott, a secondary school …

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Harvard scientists created a 'bionic leaf' that's better at converting the sun's energy than real plants

Researchers at Harvard University have created a system that allows them to store the energy of the sun, converting solar energy into chemical energy using a hybrid mechanism of inorganic chemistry and living organisms.<p>Comparing their invention with the natural process of photosynthesis, they refer …

3 Reasons To Believe The Singularity Is Near

When Ray Kurzweil published <i>The Singularity Is Near</i> in 2006, many scoffed at his outlandish predictions. A year before Apple launched its iPhone, Kurzweil imagined a world in which humans and computers essentially fuse, unlocking capabilities we normally see in science fiction movies.<p>His argument …

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The holy trinity of English teaching: direction, immersion and habit

Over the past couple of years it has become clear to me that the individual lesson is too simple a vehicle to be relied upon as the main driver of …

This technology could help feed the 9 billion people expected to populate the world by 2050

Organizations including the World Bank and the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization are calling for more innovation to address the links between these sectors, often referred to as the food-energy-water (FEW) nexus.<p>Nanotechnology - designing ultrasmall particles - is now emerging as a promising …

5 BDSM Sex Positions to Unleash Your Kinky Side

Whip it good.<p>Bondage is hot for all kinds of reasons. For many people, it's something new, it's a chance to play around with ideas of power and control, and it can help you tap into things you never knew might turn you on.<p>Here are some starter bondage positions if you'd like to give it a try. …

5 foods that are killing your sex drive

It’s springtime, and love is in the air. Believe it or not, your lovemaking ability (or lack thereof) is directly related to your diet, and certain foods are more detrimental to your ability to perform than others.<p>If you happen to be a man who is experiencing a little trouble getting, er, …

25 Bad Words That Make Other People Feel Inferior

Entrepreneur and Connector<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Did you know that in every language, there are more negative words than positive ones? It seems we need lots of words to describe our negative feelings, but we're content with a handful of positive ones.<p>For …

Telling another teacher how to teach? It's a sin, says leading academic

It is a sin to observe other teachers’ lessons simply to tell them how to teach, according to one of education’s most influential …

Questioning That Deepens Comprehension

The amount of time teachers spend at the literal level will vary based on student responses. When we read over our students’ shoulders, check on …

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Bestselling Scifi Author John Scalzi Is Beginning a Brand New Space Opera

Earlier this year, John Scalzi announced that his next book would be coming out in 2017, and now we finally know what it is: a brand new space opera …

Science Fiction

The Problems Facing the New Breed of Vigilante Pedophile Hunters

This week, a 20-year-old was jailed for killing a man he believed to be a child abuser. But a new type of vigilante pedophile hunter is emerging and violence is the last thing on their minds.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>Bringing pedophiles to justice might seem like a pretty …

Scientists have determined how we can prevent half of all cancer deaths

Imagine a powerful new treatment that could cut all cancer deaths by more than half.<p>In the age of $10,000-a-month cancer drugs that often extend life by the thinnest margins — a few precious months before the cancer rages back — the idea of such a potent effect sounds like a fantasy.<p>But it isn't, …

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Over the past few weeks, David Cameron and George Osborne have been claiming, over and again, that those of us who support Brexit have lost the economic argument. They want us to concede that we only really care about “sovereignty”, and to accept that this would come at a heavy cost in terms of …

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NASA Wants to Build a Magnetic Force Field and a Deep Sleep Chamber For Astronauts on Mars

A self-assembling space habitat, a deep sleep chamber to shuttle astronauts on long journeys, and a protective magnetic force field are the latest …

Space Science

Apple Leak Reveals 'Edgeless Display' New iPhone

The iPhone 7 is going to be a disappointment. That’s the conclusion many are drawing after credible leak after credible leak revealed a device that’s a minimal upgrade on the iPhone 6S. But there might just be a very good reason for this…<p>Following news from ever reliable KGI Securities analyst …

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What if Brain Death Could Be Reversed?

A biotechnology company wants to bring the brain dead back to life—literally.<p>Mankind’s fascination with death has seemingly reached an all-time high. …

Three Minutes before Midnight: An Interview with Lawrence Krauss about the Future of Humanity

DEATH: THOUGHTS ON THE FINAL SUBJECT<p>Three Minutes before Midnight: An Interview with Lawrence Krauss about the Future of Humanity<p>Phil Torres<p>I can’t …

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Science Says You Should Be Eating These Top Foods to Get Ahead at Work | Inc.com

Watching your diet can have an enormously positive influence on physical, mental, and emotional functioning when you're on the job. Now, the right food isn't going to make you an overnight success, but science does back the idea that indulging on these three powerhouse foods can give you the edge …

98 Best Motivational Quotes to Make You More Successful | Inc.com

Motivational quotes can make a surprisingly big difference, lifting your spirits when you're down and encouraging you to even greater heights when you've hit a plateau.<p>That's because success is an outcome. Becoming successful--however you choose to define "success," since everyone's definition …

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Venezuela should be rich. Instead it’s becoming a failed state.

It's come to this: The country with the largest oil reserves in the world can't afford to brew its own beer, stay in its own time zone, or even have its own people show up to work more than two times a week.<p>Venezuela, in other words, is well past the point of worrying that its economy might …

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