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Three Scientifically Proven Steps For Talking With Strangers

Behavioral scientists have found that strangers are more open to small talk than you might think.<p>Want to be better at small talk? Of course you do–or you will the next time you find yourself at a dinner party, business meeting, or networking event. You can practice the “art” of small talk, or you …

Psychology

Elizabeth Warren Uses Taylor Swift Lyrics To ‘Shake Off’ Further Donald Trump Attacks

The Elizabeth Warren and Donald Trump feud continues. To recap, Warren tweeted a manifesto against Trump after he became the presumptive Republican nominee for president. Then she said she wouldn’t let him bully her, after he responded by calling her “goofy,” and questioning her Native American …

Donald Trump

How fasting helps fight fatty liver disease - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

Neuherberg, Germany, May 9, 2016. Scientists at Helmholtz Zentrum München have new information on what happens at the molecular level when we go …

I Stopped Eating Sugar And Barely Survived

Quitting sugar isn't so bad. JK it's hard!!!! But doable.<p>I logged everything I ate for a week so I could confront the horrible truth of how much sugar I was eating normally. I knew it would probably be a lot, and boy oh boy, it was.<p>On average, a woman should have no more than 25 grams of added …

Nearly three-quarters of Britons expect rapid decline in NHS, says poll

With 72% believing services will get worse, survey finds British public most pessimistic in Europe over future of healthcare<p>Almost three out of four Britons fear that the NHS will decline in the next few years, according to new poll findings that dramatically illustrate a growing pessimism about …

Great Britain

You Think You Have Free Will? Science Says Think Again

Are we really so good at decision-making? Or do we fool ourselves?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You make decisions every day, don't you?<p>You assert yourself hourly. Especially if you're American.<p>You take life by the horns and …

Consciousness

'We should recognise that good teachers don’t all teach in the same way'

In my first term as a NQT, I was observed with a Year 9 class teaching about the dropping of nuclear bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The children …

Schoolgirls in New Zealand told to lengthen skirts to 'stop distracting male staff and pupils'

Comments by deputy principal have been criticised by students and academics<p>Teenage girls at a New Zealand high school have reportedly been told to lower their skirts to knee level so as not to “distract” male students and teachers.<p>Around 40 students in year 11 at Henderson high school in Auckland …

High School

There is a dangerous cult of managerialism in education...

I did not comprehend the corrosive influence of the ethos of managerialism on British education until last year, when I came across an advert …

Here's How Long Sex Lasts on Average, According to Science

3.6K<p>SHARES<p>Let's make on thing clear up front: good sex lasts as long as it needs to, depending on your preferences. But according to scientific …

The problem for poor, white kids is that a part of their culture has been destroyed | Paul Mason

Thatcherism didn’t just crush the unions, it crushed a story – as the report that says working-class white children go backwards at school proves<p>The report came couched in the usual language of inclusion, technocracy and “what works”. Disadvantaged children are doing so badly at school that only …

Education

The similarities between Trump support and climate denial | Dana Nuccitelli

Old, white, conservative males support Trump and oppose free market climate solutions for similar reasons<p>It’s long puzzled climate realists: why do free market supporters oppose free market solutions to climate change? The answer may be related to another puzzling question: why does Donald Trump …

Tom Hiddleston Blamed Thor A Lot While Doing The Weather Report On Chicago Local News

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Tom Hiddleston

US

Rights & Freedoms

Can you solve it? The logic question almost everyone gets wrong

Test your mental mettle with this question about the marital situations of Jack, Anne and George.<p>UPDATE: The results are in. Click here to find the answer to today’s puzzle and see how everyone did.<p>Hello guzzlers,<p>A very, very simple question this week. It will take you no time at all.

Schadenfreude

9 Mental Habits That Can Make You Feel Bitter

Over the course of our lives, we run across all types of people—and the fact that we're prone to classifying them as "types" shows just how much we …

The UK's number one takeaway is in Wimbledon

Sometimes (okay, a lot of the time) you can't be arsed to cook. Luckily, this city is heaving with takeaway options, and according online ordering …

Teacher training is like a TV survival show – and we all need a Bear Grylls

The right school and mentor can make or break you as a student teacher in a dark jungle of unruly pupils, pedagogy and paperwork<p>I think I deserve a big high five and a lie down, given that the day before I started my PGCE I had to Google the definition and pronunciation of “pedagogy”. I’ve come a …

Teaching