Matthew Campagna

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Meet the ‘graffiti grannies’ of Lisbon

The oldest is 90, the youngest 59 – and workshops in the Portuguese capital for older people who want to make street art are proving hugely popular<p>‘I don’t paint on walls every day; I need to have the nerve to do it. And the spray cans get heavy so it’s better if I have a friend along to help carry …

Streetwear

Sony Brass Hated Crash Bandicoot, And Other Surprising Facts About The Original PlayStation

This week marks the 20th anniversary of the American release of the original PlayStation, which is easily one of the most important events in gaming history. Sony’s PlayStation wasn’t just a sales dynamo that definitively crushed Nintendo’s chokehold on the gaming industry, it changed the entire …

The “five-second rule”—a scientist evaluates whether your eating habits could make you sick

When you drop a piece of food on the floor, is it really OK to eat if you pick up within five seconds? This urban food myth contends that if food spends just a few seconds on the floor, dirt and germs won’t have much of a chance to contaminate it. Research in my lab has focused on how food and food …

Environmental Health

Top 5 Indie Games at PAX PRIME 2015

7 Easy Back-to-School Breakfasts

These seven easy-to-make, super-delicious recipes will motivate kids to get up early.<p>If the promise of a bowl of cereal isn't enough to convince the …

Breakfast

This gamification 'documentary' is a work of art

Gamification is one part of the world of game design that easily excites outsiders: Ideas about how systems and rewards motivate people, and how …

Employment

Five Practices for Nurturing Happiness

By: Thich Nhat Hanh<br>Via: Dailynews.lk<p>We all want to be happy and there are many books and teachers in the world that try to help people be happier. …

Spirituality

'Bedtime Stories for Awful Children,' a free ebook from 'Year Walk' devs

The dark, freezing woods of Sweden are the perfect breeding ground for terrifying tales of naughty children who get what they deserve. This week, Simogo -- the developer of beautifully macabre game <i>Year Walk</i>, and mysterious narrative experiences <i>Device 6</i> and <i>The Sailor's Dream</i> -- released a free, …

20 Amazing Mobile Games

Over the last few years mobile gaming has become a phenomenal hit and in becoming such a success, it’s introduced new audiences to the brilliance of …

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Using Ed-Tech for Personalized, Adaptive, and Differentiated Learning - Market Brief

<i>By guest blogger Sidharth Kakkar, co-founder and CEO of Front Row Education, Inc.</i><p>The world of education has transformed in recent years, and along …

Bloodsucking Bastards is the Office Horror Comedy We've Been Waiting For

Between <i>What We Do in the Shadows</i> and <i>Bloodsucking Bastards</i>, it’s an excellent time to be a fan of deadpan vampire comedies. The latter, which features</i> …

Horror

7 Top Tricks To Beat Common Meditation Challenges

Whether you already know how to meditate and love how it calms your brain and lowers your stress levels, or are new to meditation and struggling to …

4 Ways to Find (and Keep) the Best Teachers

When it comes to school reform, we often think of getting rid of bad teachers. However, an issue that is possibly more pressing is hiring, training, …

Education

25 Of The Best Employee Perks You Need To Have

Thanks to companies in Silicon Valley, employees have high expectations of the perks that your company offers.<p>Besides perks like medical and dental …

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How One Teacher Justified Giving an F to a Special Ed Student

"The IEP allows <i>assignments</i> to be emailed. This wasn't an <i>assignment</i> but a <i>classroom expectation</i>."<p>This, according to my son, was the actual explanation provided to him as the reason his teacher refused to accept an assignment by email.<p>This, in spite of his IEP which clearly stipulates that he is …

Teaching

Is there a Planet X, a ‘massive perturber,’ hidden beyond Pluto?

If you’ve been following our coverage of the New Horizons mission, you know that the NASA probe had a spectacular fly-by of Pluto on July 14 and, if the agency approves the funding, will scrutinize a “cold, classical" Kuiper Belt Object on New Year’s Day, 2019. It’s basically a chunk of ice and …

Astronomy

8 Amazing Benefits Of This 10-Minute Yoga Sequence

More and more research is confirming that practicing yoga regularly is one of the best ways to improve your emotional and mental health. In fact, …

14 Easy Labor Day Recipes

It's here, folks: the end of the summer. But before you dust off your winter coat, rejoice in the deliciousness that is the Labor Day barbecue. From deviled eggs to baked s'mores, these recipes couldn't be simpler -- or more mouthwatering. So fire up the grill and remember how happy you are right …

Cooking

Photo Of The Day: Buddhist Monk Shares A Meal With A Tiger

Image Source: RedditFounded in 1994, Wat Pha Luang Ta Bua, a Theravada Buddhist temple in western Thailand, is also known as “Tiger Temple.” This …

Photos

5 Ways to Think Yourself Skinny: The Harvard Study That'll Shock You

<i>Feeling your best doesn't start in the gym. Check out this study shared by YourTango on the role that positive thinking plays in being healthier.</i><p>I talk (and write, and think!) a lot about mindfulness. It can help you feel happier; it can help you become better at everything; it can make you eat …

Scientifically proven ways to make your weekend happier

News flash: research finds that people are generally happier on weekends than weekdays. However, some weekends — even a long holiday weekend, like …

Happiness

Lara Croft GO takes Tomb Raider in a beautiful new direction

Lara Croft GO is a fresh take on the classic Tomb Raider franchise. Starring everyone’s favorite archaeologist, Lara Croft, it’s a turn-based puzzle game, similar in style to Hitman GO.<p>Admittedly, I wasn’t crazy about previous Tomb Raider games, but when I heard that Square Enix had taken Lara …

Recipes, Restaurant Reviews & Food Guides from Good Food.

REVIEW<p>Clubs are changing, and the CHPRSL is moving with the times, installing a flash new Asian restaurant.<p>Contains:<p>This corner cafe-wine bar feels …

Cooking (Australia)

Little Girls Tell Dudes What To Text Their Crushes And It's As Hilarious As You'd Expect

Relationship experts Lulu, Nina and Judith are back with some dating advice, and this time, the little ladies are explaining to dudes what they …

Relationships