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'The difficulty is the point': teaching spoon-fed students how to really read

I’ve recently finished marking 40-odd exams, mostly written by people between the ages of 18 and 21. In them our students had to answer questions about aspects of literature, such as free indirect speech or genre. They also had to write an essay of 1,000 words, on the work of Helen Garner, Christos …

Teaching

5 meditation experts to relax with on YouTube

Experts of all kinds take to YouTube to share their wisdom. From makeup to video games, viewers can find coaches on virtually any topic.<p>Meditation …

Meditation

Earth - The ancient black holes that can outshine entire galaxies

Once again, Maarten Schmidt looked at the data. It was 5 February 1963, and he was analysing a bright point of light in the sky, an object that appeared like one of the galaxy's hundreds of billions of stars. But he now realised it was not a star at all.<p>It was something two billion light years …

31 Books That Will Restore Your Faith In Humanity

Get ready to be inspired.

16 Things Dermatologists Want You To Know About Your Skin

It’s probably time to stop using Pinterest as your dermatologist.<p>Let's face it: We've all had those moments of panic — a pimple before picture day, a bright purple stretch mark right at the start of swimsuit season, that dreaded first wrinkle — where we're willing to try (almost) anything to make …

Poverty goals? No, it’s extreme wealth we should be targeting

The sustainable development goals – 17 in all, starting with “end poverty, in all its forms, everywhere” – were officially adopted at the UN in New York last month. Celebrities approved immediately, experiencing the goals as a kind of moral brand-building exercise, choosing their favourite and …

Sustainable Development Goals

HIIT Exercises That Sculpt Your Butt in 7 Minutes

The gluteus maximus is the biggest muscle in your body, but thankfully, you don't need to dedicate an anaconda-sized portion of your workout to …

25 Books Every Man Should Read

Make it a drinking game.<p>Literacy is hot. Like CrossFit. Remember this Instagram account? Next time you're caught in a random girl's iPhone lens, make sure you've got your face buried in one of these puppies.*<p>* Burying your face in a puppy is also a surefire way of ending up in a girl's Instagram …

Philosophy on film

When the German director Margarethe von Trotta was approached to make a film about philosopher Hannah Arendt’s coverage of the trial of Adolf …

University of London

Zen Foxes: Photographer Documents Wild Foxes Enjoying Themselves

These photos by Roeselien Raimond, a Dutch nature photographer who specializes in taking beautiful photos of wild foxes, show how foxes are experts …

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Constructability in the Mile-High City

5 Million Pound Test Machine With a 3’ x 6’ Concrete Core in Compression<p>In September 2013, heavy rain and catastrophic flooding along Colorado's …

Working Class Heroes: 10 Great Books for the 99%

<b>Many</b> writers, from Edith Wharton to F. Scott Fitzgerald, have focused on the lives of the privileged and the wealthy. While it’s often fun to read …

Two Women Make History by Passing Army's Elite Ranger School

For the first time ever, two women have successfully completed the Army's elite Ranger school, one of the toughest combat training courses in the world, the Army said Monday.<p>The female soldiers weren't identified beyond being described as West Point-trained officers. They were among 96 soldiers who …

Military

Life story

ON ONE wall of <i>The Economist</i>’s science office is a picture taken by Hubble, an American space telescope. It is called the Extreme Deep Field. Looking …

3 Effective Six-Minute Exercises Can Be Done From Home Or The Gym To Kill Lower Belly Fat.

If you want to get rid of your lower belly pouch, then it's going to take a healthy dose of exercise and clean eating, but not just any ab exercises …

Why do we intuitively believe we have free will?

Free will experiments may not explain whether we are in charge of our destinies – but they can nevertheless reveal just how little we know about our own minds, says Tom Stafford.<p>It is perhaps the most famous experiment in neuroscience. In 1983, Benjamin Libet sparked controversy with his …