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How Harvard, Princeton and Yale discovered women

<b>‘KEEP THE DAMNED WOMEN OUT’: The Struggle for Coeducation</b><p><b>By Nancy Weiss Malkiel.</b><p><b>Princeton University Press. 646 pp. $35</b><p>There is something inherently romantic about revolution, or at least there is supposed to be. Fighting the establishment, upending entrenched interests, changing the world — all …

Top 10 Cancer Causing Foods That You Should Avoid In Your Diet

Are you usually punctual or late? Do you finish things within the time you stipulate? Do you hand in your reports/work on time? Are you able to …

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Memory and Memorize Anything Faster

Imagine the power of being able to memorize anything faster.<p>Think about how much time you’d have, how much you could shorten the learning curve, and …

Crunchy toast could give you cancer, FSA warns

New study finds high level of cancer-causing chemical in home cooked roast potatoes, chips and toast<p>Beware the crispy roast potato and the crunchy slice of toast. Both contain worryingly high levels of a cancer-causing chemical.<p>A new study by the Food Standards Agency (FSA), the Government’s food …

Students plan further protests against higher education reforms

Campaigners call for day of action in November and strike in 2016 over ‘biggest attack on public education in decades’<p>Students are stepping up their campaign against government reforms for higher education with a series of demonstrations, sit-ins and strikes planned for the coming …

19 tricks stores use to make you spend more money

From supermarkets to department stores, retailers employ clever techniques designed to get you to spend more.<p>Stores are carefully engineered, and every aspect of the design has a highly specific purpose — from the background music to the interior wall color.<p>To become more of a savvy shopper — and …

Personal Finance

9 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Started Running

<i>Photo: Pond5</i><p><i>By Jenna Autuori-Dedic for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>While all you technically need to do is lace up your sneakers to get started with your running routine (find out how to buy the perfect pair here), turns out there's way more need-to-know info. And who better to turn to for tips than some of …

Marathons

Avocado Calories, Nutrition And Health Benefits Facts

The avocado trees are native to Central America and Mexico, and the fatty fruit this tree bears is called avocado or alligator pear; often misspelled …

12 Fruits and Vegetables That Will Help You Lose the Most Weight

When it comes to eating cleaner and dropping pounds, loading up on produce is kind of a no-brainer. Except: Some types of fruits and vegetables might …

Nutrition

What Your Eating Habits Reveal About Your Personality

Are you a fast eater, a slow eater or an "isolationist"?<p>You are what you eat, or so the saying goes. But it may be more accurate to say that you are <i>how</i> you eat.<p>Last week, an unscientific but all-too-relatable listicle on LittleThings.com broke down different personality types based on eating …

Must-Know Dos and Don'ts for Heading Back to the Gym After Giving Birth

Make this your go-to guide once you get the green light from your doctor.<p>A few weeks to a couple months after you give birth, your doc will tell you, "Okay, you’re good to exercise." As if it were that simple.<p>Not that long ago, you squeezed <i>a person</i> out of your body, and now you’re hormonal (and you …

Why you might be 20 years older than your actual age

Some people are ageing three years every 12 months, scientists have found<p>It is said that time waits for no man, but biologically speaking some people are barely ageing at all while others are speeding through their lives at the rate of three years every 12 months, scientists have found.<p>For the …

Maintenance grants scrapped and tuition fees to increase – your reaction

Higher Education Network,Student experience,Policy,Budget 2015 (July),Budget,UK news,Higher education,Education,Students<p>Academics and students respond to the chancellor’s 2015 budget announcement around changes to UK higher education<p>The chancellor, George Osborne, has announced two major changes …

Healthy Food You'll Only Find Inside the Supermarket Aisles

A healthy grocery list isn't complete until you step inside the perimeter for these jars, cans, and boxes of nutritious foods that aren't as easy to …

How to get the best seats without paying more: Experts reveal tricks of the trade from scoring cheap tickets to having a whole row to yourself

The thought of getting a cramped seat with no legroom on a long haul flight can fill travellers with dread before they even leave home.<p>But there are …

British Airways

Budget 2015 summary and highlights: Everything you need to know

National Living Wage, tax calculator, buy-to-let and other key points from George Osborne's emergency July budget<p>George Osborne has presented his first budget since the election in parliament. Here are his key tax and spending changes.<p>Opening statements<p>• We don’t build enough, train enough or …

Income Tax

Exploring Scotland by rail and sea

It was a regal tour of Scotland, if not quite royal. It involved a train that proclaims itself royal but isn’t, and a boat that not only sounds royal but has been – twice. Unless you were to put Balmoral on wheels, between them they provide about as imperial a progress around the Highlands and …

Scotland

Top 5 Foods for Quick Weight Loss

Gaining weight has become common. Nowadays people are getting overweight as they are indulging more in high calorie food rather than eating healthy …

Clocks to read 11:59:60 tonight as time lords add leap second

Software could crash and markets suffer as a leap second is added to world time at midnight tonight<p>Airlines, trading floors and technology companies are braced for chaos today as world timekeepers prepare to add a leap second to global clocks.<p>Immediately before midnight dials will read 11:59:60 as …