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Here’s My Entire ELL Beginners Seven-Week Unit On Writing A Story (Including Hand-outs & Links)

My previous post, Here Are The Ten Downloadable Graphic Organizers I Use With ELL Beginners To Write A Story, was very popular, so I thought readers …

Teaching

Beginner Wildlife Photography Tip: Basic Camera Settings

So, you’ve gotten yourself outfitted with a new camera, a telephoto lens, and a monopod. You’ve wrapped your lens with camouflage gaffer’s tape (and …

CIA director rejects Trump claim that briefers are unhappy with Obama

CIA Director John Brennan on Sunday dismissed claims from Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpGood economic vibes fail to make GOP tax law popular GOP has …

Climate Change Just Opened a 'Gateway to the Underworld' in Siberia

​In the heart of Siberia’s boreal forest gapes a monstrous chasm local Yakutians call a "gateway to the underworld."<p>In the heart of Siberia's boreal forest gapes a monstrous chasm local Yakutians call a "gateway to the underworld," connecting this life to the next.<p>The ominous crater, which looms a …

Mount St. Helens 'Recharges' With Earthquake Swarm

Mount St. Helens has witnessed over 130 small earthquakes since March 14th, 2016. These small earthquakes, the largest of which was a magnitude 1.3, act to slowly recharge the volcano’s magma chamber.<p>At this time there is NO evidence or sign of an impending eruption, this behavior is typical of …

These Baby Dinosaurs Were Born With Adult-Like Proportions

Newly recovered fossils from a baby titanosaur suggest that the dinosaur would stay the same shape throughout its life, even as it grew to the size …

Research

Blog Archive » How to Plan a Trip to Anywhere in 60 Minutes or Less

Posted on August 24th, 2015<p>I travel a lot, since my (now former) job sent me to live overseas on rotating 3-6 month assignments in emerging market …

For weight loss, HOW you exercise is more important than how much

As much as we love to track our steps with our Fitbits, a new study reinforces the evidence that <i>more</i> exercise is not the key to weight loss. The good news is, there is a way to fake out your body to help it burn more calories.<p>Most people think longer workouts will make them thinner, said study …

Exercise

Here's the Best View of the Most Powerful Light in the Known Universe

Gamma rays are what happens when the universe says "fus ro dah."<p>Gamma rays are the universe's big guns. Produced by pyrotechnic events like exploding stars, pulsar bursts, or galactic cores, these rays represent light at its most energetic and powerful, and are capable of ravaging wide swaths of …

Universe

A map for everyone who didn't realize just how huge the Milky Way galaxy is

KISSIMMEE, Fla. — The Milky Way "formed from the inside out," according to Melissa Ness, a researcher who helped produce the largest growth map of …

Whistleblower Exposes Exactly How The Government Spies On Your Cell Phone

<b>The release of a secret U.S. government catalog of cell phone surveillance devices has revealed the names and abilities of dozens of surveillance</b> …

Iran seeks revival of caviar industry in post-sanctions era

GOLDASHT, Iran (AP) — On the shores of the Caspian Sea, an ambitious project is underway to produce a pricey delicacy that could boost Iran's economy …

Marina Silva secures Socialist party nomination for Brazil presidency

The mixed-race daughter of a poor, illiterate family of Amazonian rubber tappers has been chosen as a Brazilian presidential candidate.<p>Marina Silva, a conservationist and former environment minister, met with members of the Brazilian Socialist party (PSB) in Brasilia who officially approved her as …

Head Back to School Via Flipboard’s Virtual Classroom

It seems early, but here in California many kids are already back to school. And while we don’t really miss the days of homework and gym class, we do …