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Academia is quietly and systematically keeping its women from succeeding

Academia’s war on women is real. Even though women outnumber men both in college enrollment and graduation rates, colleges aren’t exactly bending over backwards to accommodate them. From skyrocketing costs resulting in women taking out more loans—and incurring more debt—than men to the complicity …

Higher Education

Is the Brain’s Awareness of the World All or Nothing?

We often think of consciousness as binary: you’re either fully aware of something, or you’re not.<p>Yet according to a team of cognitive neuroscientists …

Consciousness

The film making us face the idea disabled people have sex

As a society we’re becoming more accepting of sexuality in all its guises and forms – and rightly so. 2015 could be seen as the year when trans issues finally broke through into the mainstream after decades spent on the margins of society, while more and more women in particular are joining the …

50 Summer Salads You'll Actually Enjoy Eating

No more sad, wilted greens.<p>No more sad, wilted greens.

Food

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7 Futuristic floating cities that could save humanity

1/9<p>7 Floating cities that could save humanity<p>Floating cities may seem like utopian sci-fi, but autonomous ocean settlements could become reality as …

The Science of Near-Death Experiences

Empirically investigating brushes with the afterlife<p>Near-death experiences have gotten a lot of attention lately. The 2014 movie <i>Heaven Is for Real</i>, about a young boy who told his parents he had visited heaven while he was having emergency surgery, grossed a respectable $91 million in the United …

Rem Koolhaas: “There’s Been Very Little Rethinking Of What Cities Can Be”

The Pritzker Prize-winning architect dishes on cities, what architecture and film have in common, and the idiocy of design competitions.<p><b>Gary Hustwit: Why is the design of so many cities so bad?</b> <b><br>Rem Koolhaas:</b> Very few cities these days are really designed, and that may be partly the problem, the …

Architecture

Building Professional Development for Teachers

<i>is the leader of ERS’ School Design Practice Area and was the founding principal of Match Community Day Charter Public School in Boston.</i><p>Did you know …

The 9 Best Sex Positions That Practically Guarantee an Orgasm

You're going to want to bookmark this page<p>Any athlete can tell you that the proper form is crucial to performance. Slightly changing up your technique can mean shaving a few seconds off of your race time or scoring a few extra points. Sex is no different: Picking the right sex position can mean the …

The 30 Best TED Talks of All Time That Will Open Your Mind and Inspire You to Take Action

Challenge Authority! | Teen Guides to Thinking Critically

Let’s face it. By the time our students are in their teens, they begin to develop a healthy dose of skepticism. And if we are doing our jobs, we …

Education, schools and universities: General Election 2015 policies of the political parties

500 new free schools, £6,000 tuition fees, smaller class sizes and abolishing SATS are among the education policies from the Conservatives, Labour, Liberal Democrats, Ukip, Green Party and the SNP<p>Overview<p>Education, education, education. That was Tony Blair's mantra in 1997.<p>Since then, education has …

This New Film Tells The Stories Of Kids With Same-Sex Parents

"What we're trying to do with this film is give people a really honest insight into the world of same-sex families."<p>"In this last week we've had Dolce and Gabbana, we've had David Gend and the Australian Marriage Forum... a score of horrendous comments have been made about families like mine," she …