Mutukelwa Kash Kashumba

19 Added | 6 Magazines | 3 Likes | 8 Following | 1 Follower | @MutukelwaKa678o | Keep up with Mutukelwa Kash Kashumba 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 “Mutukelwa Kash Kashumba”

How Does Race Affect a Student's Math Education?

A new paper examines the ways “whiteness” reproduces racial advantages and disadvantages.<p>Kassie Benjamin-Ficken, a teacher in Minneapolis, discovered her love of math in elementary school. One of her earliest memories is begging her mother to come to school so her teachers could share how she …

Education

4 Innovation Lessons From Charles Darwin | Inc.com

Many people think that Charles Darwin came up with the idea of evolution. He didn't. In fact, by the time he hit the world stage, many people already believed in evolution and there were already a number of theories, such as those of Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, that sought to explain it. Darwin was …

Biology

Concept vs Procedure: An anecdote about what it means to be good at math

A grade 5 teacher approached me asking if we could plan for a lesson toward the end of her unit on multiplication. To start, we grabbed our …

Teaching

How to Answer Multiple Choice Questions

It’s that time of year when many start to panic about the inevitable tests that will be given to students all over. And with this panic comes many …

Pedagogy

21 Pieces Of Advice Anyone In A Relationship Could Definitely Use

"Learn to love yourself first."<p>"Fall in love with their eyes because they're the only things that never change about a person." —chloet450577265<p>"Before committing to a serious relationship be completely honest about what both of you expect from life. That includes what you want in terms of …

Three Myths About the Brain (That Deserve to Die)

Pity the poor human brain. People have misunderstood it for thousands of years. Ancient Egyptians thought it was a useless organ and tugged it out of dead pharaohs through the nose. Aristotle thought the brain was a cooling unit for the heart. Philosophers in the Middle Ages believed that certain …

The Brain

A Relationship Expert Explains How Not To Seem ‘Thirsty AF’

Dating sucks. Possibly now more than ever. Not only do you have to contend with all the different apps on the market, but you’re also at risk of being ghosted, benched, or breadcrumbed before you actually find someone you like. It can all leave you <i>this</i> close to going on Facebook and writing a …

Relationships

16 psychological tricks to make people like you immediately

Maybe it's their goofy smile; maybe it's their razor-sharp wit; or maybe it's simply that they're easy to be around. You just like them.<p>But scientists generally aren't satisfied with answers like that, and they've spent years trying to pinpoint the exact factors that draw one person to …

Psychology

15 things you're doing that make people dislike you immediately

Generally speaking, you've only got a few seconds to make someone want to spend more time with you.<p>And in those precious few seconds, everything matters — from your last name to the smell of your sweat (unfair and gross, we know).<p>Below, Business Insider rounded up various scientific findings on the …

Psychology

10 Ways Introverts Interact Differently With The World

Introverts and extraverts may seem the same on the surface, but if you look at the way they respond to life's everyday occurrences, differences begin to emerge.<p>Last month, for example, Science of Us writer Melissa Dahl reported on findings from psychologist Brian Little's latest book on personality …

The 25 most beautiful buildings in the world, according to architects

We asked architects to tell us the one building that's a game-changer for building design, inspired them to become architects, or that they simply find stunning.<p>Here are 25 of the most breathtaking buildings in the world, according to people who build them for a living.

Architecture

Turns Out Boiling Liquid Does The Opposite of What You'd Expect on The ISS

Another bizarre side effect of microgravity.<p>Here on Earth, when you boil a liquid, it evaporates and turns into a vapour until it's cool enough to …

Space

A Bizarre Physics Law Is Making Superfluid Helium Behave Like an Actual Black Hole

"It points to a deeper understanding of reality."<p>Of all the laws of physics, this is arguably one of the strangest - scientists have discovered that …

Quantum Mechanics

Q&A: Lawrence Krauss on The Greatest Story Ever Told

Symmetry is easily recognizable in art, architecture, even anatomy. But the concept of symmetry in physics is hard to wrap one’s head around. Yet it …

Physics

Does Dark Matter Exist, Or Is Gravity Wrong? The Answer Lies Billions Of Years In The Past

When we look out at the luminous matter in the Universe — stars, galaxies, clusters of galaxies and the hot gas in and between them — it tells a couple of different stories. One is the story of how normal matter (based on atomic nuclei and electrons) comes together to emit, absorb and otherwise …

Dark Matter

Trump is about to increase NASA's budget so we can go to Mars

On Tuesday President Trump is expected to sign a NASA bill which will increase the overall budget of the space agency to $19.5 billion and refocus efforts on deep space exploration – with a manned mission to Mars seen as the next great challenge.<p>Sending a spaceship to Mars will be an extremely …

Space Exploration

Verizon trips out with a car that skips traffic jams

Commentary: It rises, straddles the cars in front and just carries on. Sadly, it's just for an ad.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Why didn't Elon Musk think of this instead of digging holes under the ground to avoid traffic?<p>Here's a car …

Traffic