Lori Lackey

16 Added | 8 Magazines | 11 Likes | @LoriLackey | Keep up with Lori Lackey on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Lori Lackey”

Unused church torn down in Germany to make way for open-pit coal mine

The church in the western German town of Immerath was one of the last major structures to remain standing. Residents have been resettled and the town …

Mining

Ethiopia will no longer allow foreigners to adopt its children

Foreigners hoping to adopt children from Africa will have to strike Ethiopia off their list.<p>The country’s parliament has pulled the plug on international adoptions by foreigners in a bid to protect children from possible abuse by their new parents. That possibility was highlighted in 2012 when, in …

'Their Brain Just Fries.' Australian Weather Is so Hot That Bats Are Boiling to Death

Australia has been roiled by a vicious heat wave this past week, with thermostats in Sydney reaching 117 degrees on Sunday, making it the city’s …

North Carolina

US Navy admits aircrew drew penis in the sky

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In case there was any doubt, the US Navy has confirmed that there is "zero training value" in drawing penises in the sky.<p>Navy officials were faced with an unusual controversy after residents of Okanogan County, Washington noticed a sky drawing many said looked like male genitalia …

Military
The Workplace

9 Celebrity Nutritionist–Approved Ways to Beat Your Sugar Cravings

As I sit here writing this, I'm munching on a pink Himalayan–salted dark chocolate caramel bar. I don't even like dark chocolate, but this particular …

Bay Area hikes that are even better after the rain

Many of the region's best waterfall hikes haven't been much to look at the past few drought-ridden years. But that's changed in a big way recently.<p>Waterfall lovers are in heaven right now, thanks to a bit of March rain. All over the Bay Area and beyond, Northern California's prettiest cataracts are …

20 One-Pot Paleo Lunches You Can Bring to Work

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>When it comes to healthy lunches you can make at home …

Cooking

10 EdTech Tools for Encouraging Classroom Collaboration

By: Rachelle Dene Poth. Teaching students collaboration skills is important, and it can be made a lot easier with the help of EdTech. This list …

Education Technology
Weather

UK weather: blast from the Arctic to blow in snow to Britain

Temperatures are set to plunge well below zero this week as an Arctic blast sweeps across the country.<p>Vast swathes of Britain are expected to be covered in several inches of snow, after a cold northerly wind hits parts of the country on Wednesday evening.<p>The cold blast will sweep across the UK, …

A Beginners Guide to Clean Eating: 22 Recipes to Get You Started

<i>For many of us, 2017 was a doozy, but we here at Brit + Co are ready to hit refresh in 2018! Follow our Hit Refresh series through January for new ideas, hacks, and skills that will help you achieve (and maintain!) those New Year’s resolutions.</i><p>When it comes to healthy eating, nothing can really top …

Food
Forests

bibliography-icon

Your cup of coffee may be affecting your hormones, the chemical substances that control and regulate various body functions. Many different hormones are secreted by the endocrine system glands, including estrogen and testosterone, insulin and cortisol. Coffee can influence hormonal balance by …

Coffee