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This Is What We Should Be Teaching Our Kids About Consent

Teaching consent is an essential conversation for parents and educators to initiate with children. Admittedly, of all the crucial conversations, this …

17 Trash-Reducing Products You'll Feel Good About Buying

Be less of a garbage person.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

Afghanistan’s Hipsters Have Found Themselves A Pocket Of Calm

Obscured by car bombs and a resurgent Taliban, a surprisingly resilient hipster scene has emerged in Kabul.<p>KABUL — You summon a ride using the Kaweyan Cabs taxi-hailing app, listening to upbeat Pashtun pop as your driver takes you through streets clogged with traffic. You get to the workshare space …

16 Long Distance Gifts That Will Bring You Together in Spirit

Sweet, creative, and fun gifts for significant others, friends, and family who live too far from you.<p>Whether your significant other moved across the …

Aadhaar linking with PAN, bank a/c not necessary for NRIs, PIOs

<b>New Delhi:</b> NRIs and PIOs are not required to link bank accounts and other services with Aadhaar, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) …

Will a Transgender Woman Make History as the First Academy Award Nominee for Best Actress?

Chilean filmmaker Sebastian Lelio’s ‘A Fantastic Woman’ is mesmerizing thanks to Daniela Vega’s powerful, award-worthy lead performance.<p>The desire to …

Homemade Flavored Salt Is Inexpensive, Elegant, and So Easy to Make

<i>This holiday season, treat your friends, family, and loved ones to a homemade edible gift. We've compiled 30 of our favorite edible gifts — including this recipe — so you can deliciously DIY.</i><p>Salt is one of those essentials in any kitchen, and it can take any dish from OK to amazing with just a …

Make An Amazing Number Of Different Learning Games With “GameBuilder”

GameBuilder lets you create lots of different types of learning games – see the screenshot above to see the options.<p>Once you create it, anyone with …

A 19-Year Study Reveals Kindergarten Students With These 2 Skills Are Twice as Likely to Obtain a College Degree (And They Have Nothing to Do With Reading) | Inc.com

It's hard to believe that what your child knows at age 5 could influence his future chances of success. But that's exactly what a 2015 study published in the <i>American Journal of Public Health</i> found.<p>But researchers discovered that the skills that predict future success had nothing to do with reading …

Emotional Intelligence

15 Documentaries on Netflix That Will Make You A Better Person

As the holidays approach, your mind might begin to drift towards self-improvement. Many New Year’s resolutions are broken every year because people …

A Neuroscientist Reveals The Most Important Choice You Can Make in Life

Choose wisely.<p>According to Moran Cerf, a neuroscientist at Northwestern University who has been studying decision-making for over a decade, the …

Self-improvement

Author argues it’s schools, not dyslexic kids, that need to be fixed

Jonathan Mooney didn’t learn to read until he was 12.<p>Diagnosed with dyslexia and ADHD, or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, he was labeled as …

Education

9 Simple Habits That Will Make You a Better Thinker | Inc.com

<i>What can I do to become smarter? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Lanie Bakeberg, Science Teacher, on Quora:</b><p><b>Stimulate Your Brain</b>--try classic puzzles like crosswords or Sudoku to …

Audiobooks

88 very British phrases that will confuse anybody who didn't grow up in the UK

Every language has a few phrases that don't always translate well — and the British English has some absolute corkers.<p>The team at the Business Insider UK office have compiled a list of the best British slang and idioms that define the weird and wonderful British dialect we grew up with.<p>From our …

Language

27 books that can change your life forever

Books can be incredibly powerful. They have the ability to suck us in, take us on adventures, and influence the way we think.<p>They can teach us, move …

Books

50 Heart-Pounding Historical Novels to Read Right Now

You can always count on historical fiction to transport you.<p>While actual time travel isn’t always the most appealing prospect, one way we can sate …

Books

10 fall maintenance tasks to get your home ready for winter

Although October can still be shorts weather, making it feel like summer will never end, there are a number of fall maintenance tasks to undertake, …

Home Improvement

20 Little Reality Checks That All Of Us Desperately Need, Every Now Then

Staring in the face of reality isn't an uncommon feat, yet I'm sure these truths will pinch you like a necessary evil. Truth Potato is giving us …

Self-help

Nearly every country on earth is named after one of four things

When the US president says “America first” to a room full of world leaders, he probably doesn’t mean to invoke the spirit of a 15th-century Italian. When Charles de Gaulle proclaimed, “La France n’est pas seule!” he likely wasn’t talking about a Germanic tribe from two millennia past. And Gandhi’s …

Papua New Guinea

What Every Traveler Should Know Before Going to Iceland

Iceland feels simultaneously familiar and unfamiliar -- and that’s precisely what makes the country so special. On the one hand, people here speak …

This 2-Word Quote From Writer Kurt Vonnegut Will Change the Way You Work | Inc.com

When it comes to insights about work, there are tweaks and there are game changers. Which isn't to diminish tweaks. Sometimes, the perfect scheduling hack or productivity ritual can radically improve how much you get done.<p>But no hack or routine will change the fundamental way you view your work -- …

Kurt Vonnegut

This thriller portraying an outbreak of a mysterious disease is too close to reality for comfort

Public health services are troublingly unequipped to handle the situation described in Sidin Vadukut’s ‘Bombay Fever’.<p>The “medical thriller” <i>Bombay</i> …

Giant Pythons Keep Attacking People in Indonesia For a Really Worrying Reason

This is scary.<p>In all the human-versus-python stories, the snake is almost always the cold-blooded antagonist.<p>Reticulated pythons like the ones …

An exhibition in London explores the rich history of India’s contributions to science

There’s perhaps no better time to celebrate India’s real contributions to science.<p>Over the past few months, superstitious beliefs and myths about India’s past have become increasingly pervasive, particularly promoted by local leaders. At the same time, funding for genuine research is drying up, and …

University of Oxford

Response: Mistakes Teachers Make in Reading Instruction

<b>(This is the second post in a four-part series. You can see Part One here.)</b><p>The new "question-of-the-week" is:<p><b>What is the biggest mistake teachers</b> …

Teaching

With an assembly line approach, an Indian hospital chain performs 250,000 eye surgeries a year

For decades, millions of Indians have suffered blindness that could have been avoided.<p>Cataracts, which cause the eye’s natural lens to become cloudy, are the leading cause of the condition around the world, and they account for around 62% of the cases in India. But this can be prevented by …

Tamil Nadu

You'll never be Bill Nye, but you can be a data scientist

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

From Donald Trump, a New Low

The purpose of my 152-installment Trump Time Capsule series during the 2016 campaign was to record, in real time, things Donald Trump said or did that were wholly outside the range for previous serious contenders for the White House.<p>I’ve resisted continuing that during his time in office, because …

Donald Trump

The journey of a “doctor” who joined the cult of alternative medicine and then broke out of it

One Friday afternoon in May 2014, Britt Hermes was scheduled to treat one of her cancer patients with an injection of Ukrain. This wasn’t especially unusual; people often came to Hermes, a naturopath in Arizona, for the treatment. That day, though, an expected shipment of the drug hadn’t arrived, …

Alternative Medicine

Narendra Modi's coming has begun a new wave of activism and political engagement, that's good for India - Firstpost

Is it at all possible that the coming of Narendra Modi and the articulate and amplified polarisation we are witnessing could well outlast his reign …

India