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MagazineFeature<p>The massive iceberg that broke off the Larsen C Ice Shelf may be a harbinger of a continent-wide collapse that would swamp coastal cities around the world.<p>Seen from above, the Pine Island Ice Shelf is a slow-motion train wreck. Its buckled surface is scarred by thousands of large …

YOLO! 10 Desserts Worth the Splurge

If you're going to jump off the calorie cliff, make it worthwhile. From Latin Flan to Coconut Dream Pie, all of these indulgent sweets are worth ditching your diet for.<p><b>1. Latin Flan</b><p>Latin Flan is a rich, sweet custard topped with caramel sauce. This version tastes like a cross between pudding and …

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6 chilling books with troubled narrators

<i>English writer Joanne Harris recommends six works of fiction narrated by unsettling characters.</i><p><b>The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks</b> (Simon & Schuster, $15).<p>…

Simple Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting | America's Test Kitchen

We prefer whole milk in this recipe, but 1 or 2 percent low-fat milk may be substituted. Do not substitute frozen cherries for the fresh cherries.<p><b>1.</b> …

10 Books Sex Experts Wish You Would Read

#BookClubGoals, sexpert edition.<p>You can study everything—so why not sex? Start reading these books, recommended by sex therapists, sexologists, and more—and get ready to enjoy the kind of sex you've never had before. The brain is a sex organ, right?

Embed Literacy into STEM Projects | Blog | Project Based Learning

August 6, 2018<br>Embed Literacy into STEM Projects<p><i>(Originally posted at ISTE.org)</i><p>STEM is nothing without literacy.<p>As STEM/STEAM educators, we want to …

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All the Easy, Impressive Snacks and Desserts You Can Make with Frozen Puff Pastry

Given the festive nature of the holiday season, cooking can veer towards the elaborate, so it helps to have some quick and easy dishes that impress …

31 Of The Most Heartwarming Books You'll Ever Read

❤️ ❤️ ❤️<p><i>Note: Entries have been edited for clarity and length.</i>

22 ways to be healthier with minimal effort

The new year is a common time to think about self-improvement.<p>Luckily, there are lots of ways to better your lifestyle without throwing your daily …

7 Easy Recipes for Your Holiday Cookie Exchange

A tray full of dozens of different kinds of cookies is sure to make the holidays a bit brighter, but unless you’re Martha Stewart, who has time to do …

Parental anxiety and Pisa: to lift academic standards, stop segregating kids

The latest PISA results confirm a long-term decline in Australia’s performance, along with a slight worsening of our already lower-than-average equity levels. Disparities in results between schools and sectors sharpened, and disadvantaged schools reported significantly fewer resources than …

Gingerbread Coffee Cake

Here’s an easy recipe for <b>Gingerbread Coffee Cake</b>:I made this beautiful, simple cake yesterday to have for Saturday morning breakfast. When I woke up …

13 habits science shows will help you fall asleep faster and sleep better

But not sleeping, in addition to making you less efficient and more stressed, is terrible for your health.<p>Americans currently average 6.8 hours of sleep per night, down an hour from 1942. Four in 10 Americans don't even get the minimum of seven hours of sleep doctors recommend. That's a public …

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17 Badass Women You Probably Didn’t Hear About In 2016

Badass women alert.<p>The unidentified girl took part in a protest to mark the anniversary of Chile’s 1973 military coup.<p>According to <i>La Tercera,</i> the photo was taken after police began randomly arresting people from a group marching through the city. The photographer, Carlos Vera Mancilla, said the …

Why Bob Dylan Is a Literary Genius

<i>Mikal Gilmore is one of the rare journalists to talk to Bob Dylan extensively in recent years, including a 2001 interview in which Dylan opened up</i> …

Wrap Anything in Cloth Easily with Japanese "Furoshiki" Folding Techniques

Instead of struggling with wrapping paper this holiday season, get yourself some cloth. The Japanese Furoshiki technique can wrap anything easily and …

The Coffee Shop Approach to Innovation

True innovation comes from more than just a cup of coffee, but it's a good place to start.<p>When you want to chat with a friend or colleague, what's the easiest and least invasive way to do it? Ask them to meet for a cup of coffee.<p>Coffee and beverages have a unique way of bringing people together; …

Self-Control Is Just Empathy With Your Future Self

The same part of the brain that allows us to step into the shoes of others also helps us restrain ourselves.<p>You’ve likely seen the video before: a stream of kids, confronted with a single, alluring marshmallow. If they can resist eating it for 15 minutes, they’ll get two. Some do. Others cave …

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These are the most popular holiday cookie recipes on Pinterest and we've literally never heard of some of them

Now that we’re rounding out the first full week of December a lot of us will be spending each weekend baking our favorite holiday cookie recipes. …

The UK needs a new Act of Union to prevent it breaking once and for all | Kezia Dugdale

The Tories’ reckless Brexit gamble threatens to end our historic union. My proposals would meet the demands of the Scottish people and benefit all the UK<p>The historic union between the nations of Great Britain and Northern Ireland is at risk once again.<p>Little over two years since Scots voted …

The Top 10 Trending YouTube Videos of 2016

Including Adele, Grace VanderWaal, and water bottle flipping.<p>One of the best ways to celebrate the end of a year is to look back at the highlight real. What were the year's greatest events? Funniest moments? What will this year be remembered for?<p>It's safe to say that 2016 will be remembered for a …

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Top 10 Kitchen Tools That Are Worth Their Investment

We’ve discussed kitchen tools <i>everyone</i> should have, and tools everyone on a budget should have, but if you’re willing to put a little money into your …

'A teacher is an actor, writer, doctor, lawyer, politician, painter and director - who wouldn't want that?': Teachers around the world share their stories

<i>Ahead of the OECD PISA results, the Telegraph and the British Council conducted interviews with teachers around the world about the challenges facing the profession. The interviews are below.</i><p>It was Aristotle who said of teachers, "those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who …

Wrap Presents in a Flash Using This Japanese Department Store Technique

After hunting down the right holiday gifts for everyone (hopefully by using our helpful guides), it's time to lock yourself in a room and start …

How to stop night-time anxiety

The trouble with night-time anxiety is that all the problems from daylight hours have a horrible habit of spiralling out of control after dark. But …

17 Pie Cookies and Bars For When You Don't Have Time to Bother With a Crust

You don't always have enough time (or patience) to bake a pie from scratch, and the good news is there are recipes for cookies and bars that taste just as good as a homemade pie, if not better. Plus, cookies and bars are automatically portioned and ideal for sharing at any holiday gathering, making …

Does the Michelangelo painting in the Westworld finale really show a brain — or is it a uterus?

The Westworld writers didn’t come up with this theory on their own<p>Episode 10 of <i>Westworld</i> closes out the season with a bloody robot rebellion. Dolores, one of the amusement park’s android hosts, kills the park’s remaining founder, Robert Ford. But in the buildup before she puts a gun to his head, …

Most Popular How-To Guides of 2016

Step-by-step guides are our bread and butter here at Lifehacker, and you seem to enjoy reading them as much as we enjoy writing them. From start to …

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12 Delectable Pastries From Around the World

While you’re probably familiar with pies, croissants, cream puffs, and tarts, there are plenty of other tantalizing pastries to discover. Using a …