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These Are the 3 Superfoods You're About to See Everywhere

From turmeric to tiger nuts, 2016 witnessed an entirely new lineup of superfoods to compete with kitchen staples like quinoa and kale. But as we head …

Want to Raise Wildly Successful Kids? Science Says Do This for Them (but Their Schools Probably Won't)

A 45-year study of 5,000 gifted students reaches some controversial conclusions.<p>This is a story about gifted kids, science--and a big mistake.<p>It starts with a longitudinal study of some the most intelligent young people the United States has ever produced--a study involving more than 5,000 students …

Ship review: on board Cunard's new-look Queen Mary 2

<b>Passenger capacity:</b>2,695 <b><br>Number of cabins:</b> 1,360<p>Rating: 8/10<p>Queen Mary 2 was launched by the Queen in 2004, and 12 years later has been treated to a £90 million makeover – the most expensive refit for any ship in Cunard’s 176-year history. The first liner built since 1969, she has single-handedly …

Meryl Streep’s Divisive Feminism: How White Feminists Silence People of Color

The acting legend has come under fire for comments she made at a film festival about diversity, but white feminists have long felt that their rights …

Author Jane Mayer on How the Koch Brothers Could Influence the Election

In <i>Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right</i>, investigative journalist Jane Mayer takes a close look at …

Man arrested by U.S. Marshals for unpaid student loan

A Texas man was arrested by U.S. Marshals last week for not paying his $1,500 federal student loan -- for 29 years.<p>Paul Aker was arrested at his home and later brought before a judge to sign a payment plan for a loan he said he borrowed in 1987.<p>"I was unaware of any outstanding debt," Aker told …

Bernie Sanders and the change that politics needs | Letters

As a “liberal and progressive” American who has lived in the UK for 49 years but is still an American voter, I think Jonathan Freedland’s concern that if Bernie Sanders is selected as the Democratic candidate for president we might well get Donald Trump is legitimate up to a point (I’ve felt the …

7 secrets to (sanely) flying with your kids

At 30,000 feet, you just never know how your children might behave.<p>He might decide to throw a tantrum, kick the seat in front of him when you turn …

Kids

4 TED Talks to Help You Save Time and Get More Done at Work

Being at work isn’t always conducive to actually working. Interruptions abound in the office. One after another, they tug you off task, further and further from productivity.<p>Incessant emails. Pointless meetings. Chatty co-workers. You can easily find yourself drowning in distractions all day, every …

Time Management

Our brain sabotages all efforts at breaking bad habits, Johns Hopkins study finds

It hardly comes as a surprise that we’re our own worst enemies, but new research appears to conclusively prove that our brain is the biggest saboteur …

The Difference Between Bernie Sanders & Hillary Clinton During the Civil Rights Era

For healthy eating, timing matters

When you eat may determine how long and strong your heart beats.<p>Fruit flies that limited eating to 12-hour stints had steadier heartbeats in old age …

Healthy Eating

The rise of travelling families and world-schooling

More families than ever are taking ‘edventures’ – long-term trips where children learn on the road. We talk to nomadic parents about the pros and cons of dropping out to travel the world<p>• <i>Would you take your kids out of school for an extended trip? Perhaps you have already taken the plunge? Share</i> …

7 Daily Habits of Hyper-Efficient People

How to define the essential things in your life and business.<p>How can we define the essential things in our lives when everything in 2016 feels essential?<p>Staying ahead of the curve, leading, and excelling in our jobs means we all must increase efficiencies.<p>Here are the seven things that …

Productivity

The Reductive Seduction of Other People’s Problems

“If you’re young, privileged, and interested in creating a life of meaning, of course you’d be attracted to solving problems that seem urgent and …

Data Incubator opens a West Coast campus to groom the next generation of data scientists

Data Incubator, an East Coast fellowship program, is expanding to the West Coast with a new office in San Francisco. Its goal is to prepare highly qualified scientists and engineers for work as quants or data scientists.<p>The Bay Area campus has already accepted 10 fellows for its inaugural …

San Francisco

U.S. Intelligence Agencies Go Back to Old-Fashioned Paper After Massive Hacks

America's spies and HR offices are going old-school to check people for security clearances after last month's two big data breaches — they're using pen and paper.<p>James Clapper, the director of national intelligence, and the Office of Personnel Management announced Thursday night that applicants …

Solar plane smashes solo flight record over Pacific

An aircraft has succeeded in circumnavigating the globe powered only by the sun's energy, breaking a world record for the longest non-stop solo flight.<p>The Solar Impulse 2, which took off from Japan on Monday on the seventh leg of its journey, has shattered the solo-flight record threshold of 76 …

The surprising downsides of being clever

Can high intelligence be a burden rather than a boon? David Robson investigates.<p>If ignorance is bliss, does a high IQ equal misery? Popular opinion would have it so. We tend to think of geniuses as being plagued by existential angst, frustration, and loneliness. Think of Virginia Woolf, Alan …

15 of the fastest growing startups in the world still flying under the radar

But we wondered: Who are the fastest-growing startups in the world that serve businesses, that we should be hearing about next (i.e. enterprise startups)?<p>That's a loaded question, we know. It all depends on your definition of "fastest growing." Startups are private companies that don't have to …

Startups

How are emerging markets affected by US rates speculation?

The U.S. Federal Reserve System has taken new steps toward raising interest rates, but there is a disconnect between what the Fed and markets think …

Fortune.com

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Top 5 Android Apps for Teaching Kids Coding Skills

May 27, 2015<br>This post is a response to the repeated requests we keep receiving from teachers asking for suggestions on the best Android coding apps …

The world’s most beautiful greenhouses are underwater, and growing strawberries

By Robert Gebelhoff<p>, Assistant editor and Opinions contributor<p>A group is building experimental underwater greenhouses off the coast of Italy, which take advantage of the sea’s constant tempertures and high amounts of carbon dioxide. This project is part of the Italian Pavilion theme at the EXPO …

Carbon Dioxide

12 Excellent Android Apps for Unleashing Students Creativity

May 25, 2015 <br>Here are some excellent Android apps to enhance students creative thinking and boost their imaginative faculties. Using these apps, …

Yahoo!

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7 things hiring managers want to see in your cover letter

Some executives think cover letters are far more important than résumés.<p>They give a glimpse into your personality in a way that a list of …

Employment

35 Life Hacks That Will Save You Thousands

<i>By Jeff Yeager, Best-Selling Author and Personal Finance Expert</i><p>If you saw a $20 bill on the sidewalk, you'd definitely bend over to pick it up, wouldn't you? Well, without much more effort than that, you can save at least that much -- and probably a lot more -- by employing a host of everyday life …

Personal Finance