Maria Fernanda

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Which of These Unusual Perks Do You Wish Your Company Offered?

Let's be real: There are plenty of workplaces where the only so-called perk is the free coffee in the company kitchen. But as a new list from the job-search site Glassdoor shows, there are also a growing number of offices across the country offering downright awesome extras to their employees.<p>And …

Employment

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Goes Open Access With 375,000 Images

Art World<p>The museum partners with Creative Commons, Pinterest, and others.<p>,<p>New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art is making all public domain works in …

'A day without a woman' -- Women's March organizers plan general strike

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The organizers of last month's Women's March announced Monday their intention to hold a general strike at a date to be determined.<p>Posts across the official social media accounts for the Women's March read: "General Strike: A Day Without A Woman," with a subhead saying, "Date To …

Genetically-modified humans: what is CRISPR and how does it work?

Targeted, genetic modification in humans is no longer in the realm of science fiction. Both the UK and US governments have approved the use of a …

Using A Computer In The Classroom Makes You Do Worse On Tests

Three economists at West Point studied the effect of laptop and tablet use during an introductory economics course at the military academy. They …

Education

Massive wildfires cause 'greatest forest disaster' in Chile's history

Three firefighters have died battling some of the worst forest fires to hit Chile in half a century. A "state of catastrophe" has been declared in …

Forget Work-Life Balance And Strive For Inner Joy Instead

I’m surprised at how often I’m asked for tips on balancing work and life. Whenever this question comes up I like to ask people <i>why</i> they believe they need work-life balance – and they usually look at me like I’m crazy.<p>Having caught them off guard, he or she usually stalls a bit and then out tumbles …

Work-life Balance