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Why Do Some Poor Kids Thrive?

Researchers tracked hundreds of students in Baltimore to find out what top achievers had that others didn’t.<p>Despite the challenge of growing up in tough areas with few resources, thousands of inner city kids manage to excel academically. But even some students who seem to thrive early on run a …

Education

Zack Snyder Opens Up About That Character Death In ‘Batman V Superman’

<b>This post contains plot points from Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice, so if you haven’t seen the film and care about spoilers, turn back now.</b><p>Superman and Batman are awfully broody in <i>Batman v Superman</i>, but maybe things would have been less grim for them had they been joined by their trusty …

The Matrix fan theory video about Agent Smith as The One

Fundamental to Neo’s quest across the Wachowskis’ <i>The Matrix</i> trilogy is whether or not he is, in fact, “The One,” the being with a world-altering …

Paris attacks: What happened on the night

<b>The attacks in Paris on the night of Friday 13 November by gunmen and suicide bombers hit a concert hall, a major stadium, restaurants and bars, almost simultaneously - and left 130 people dead and hundreds wounded.</b><p>The attacks were described by President Francois Hollande as an "act of war" …

France

The art of error: 12 clever 404 pages

Making your 404 page fun is only half the battle — there’s still a lot of practical factors to keep in mind. In closing, let’s review some general tips to remember when covering your mistakes:<p><b>Link to Popular Posts —</b> Take advantage of the fact that your user may not know where to go next. Recommend …

eBooks

25 Game Changing Dresses of 2014

From Rihanna's naked dress to Sarah Jessica Parker's Oscar de la Renta-signed gown, we look back at the most memorable celebrity looks that dared to change the fashion game.<p>2014 was yet another year of memorable fashion choices. From Rihanna's naked dress at the CFDA Awards to Sarah Jessica …

New Ebola Vaccine Is Tested In Humans, After Success In Monkeys

An experimental Ebola vaccine is now being tested in people, according to scientists who say the drug has shown promising results when it was tested on monkeys. The small clinical trial is using healthy human volunteers in the U.S.<p>The Ebola vaccine is the subject of a study published Sunday in the …

Your Guide to Must-Have Fall Makeup