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Is China’s gaokao the world’s toughest school exam?

Chinese children must endure years of stress and impossible expectations preparing for their final school exam. The students who do best can look forward to glittering careers and even good marriage prospects. But for the less successful, the system is brutal<p>For two days in early June every year, …

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11 things you should do in your 20s to be a millionaire by 30

1. Focus on earning<p>"In today's economic environment you cannot save your way to millionaire status," writes Grant Cardone, who went from broke and in …


[Infographic] 50 Tools Every Home Owner Must Have

Every home requires maintenance to keep up its appearance, functionality and value. Often times the need for a minor repair comes at a time when we are busy and the task gets set aside for another day. The trouble is, before you know it we soon have several projects that need our attention! It can …


29 Clever Kitchen Cleaning Tips Every Clean Freak Needs To Know

Get your yellow rubber gloves ready.

Bernie Sanders' British-Based Brother On How Left-Wing Politics Can Win In The US And UK - But Why Jeremy Corbyn Will Be Taken Down

The British-based brother of socialist US presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders fears Jeremy Corbyn will not be elected Prime Minister in the UK …


Donald Trump has accused UK politicians of 'pandering to political correctness' after they hit back at his Muslim travel ban policy

The UK Prime Minister David Cameron, the Chancellor George Osborne and the Mayor of London Boris Johnson were just some of the top politicians to condemn the right-winger and a petition calling for Trump to be banned from travelling to Britain for "hate speech" is on track to reach 400,000 - four …

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If you want to follow your dreams, you have to say no to all the alternatives

Our brains behave like a beachball filled with bees. Hundreds of conflicting impulses, pushing us in different directions.<br>People never want to do one …

There’s a way to get girls to stick with science–and no, it’s not more female role models

I’ve been into science for as long as I can remember. As a kid, I star-gazed with my dad and hung out in the math class my mom taught at a local college. I told everyone that I was going to be a paleontologist, or an astronaut, or a physicist.<p>So I’m confused by campaigns that assume girls and women …

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Ranking the Best Viral Memes of 2015

A look back at the Internet’s most shared, Instagrammed, tweeted, and intensely scrutinized moments of the year.<p>chrissy teigen<p><b>11. Chrissy Teigen’s cry face</b><br>The year started off strong, with Chrissy Teigen launching the first viral meme of 2015 during January’s Golden Globe Awards. The model was …

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend |

Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few continuing education courses. However, for a busy entrepreneur, being away from the office for a …


Top 10 TED Talks That Could Change Your Life

There’s no time like the present to grow or refine ourselves a little bit more, and few resources are as helpful as TED talks. In that vein, here are …

Literary travel: around the world in 10 must-read books

Ann Morgan spent a year reading a book from every country in the world – 196 in total. Here she picks 10 favourites that vividly evoke the regions they describe<p>• If you’ve read a book with a powerful sense of place or one that inspired you to travel, we’d love to hear about it in the comments …


15 Damaging Myths About Life We Should All Stop Believing

<b>1. There is a single definition of success.</b><p>And it involves an established career, large house, acceptable body shape, marriage and annual holidays.<p>Everyone has their own path to walk in this life, and what brings true meaning and deep fulfillment differs for all of us.<p>Let go of your need to fit to …


26 incredible innovations that improved the world in 2015

From the start, 2015 was ripe for world-changing innovation.<p>In early January, we saw Bill Gates drink clean water converted from sewer sludge and …

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'​Doll Hospital Journal' Is a Zine Made By and for People with Mental Health Issues

A conversation with its creator about the progress of representation and the dubious classifications around outsider art.<p>Last year, PHD student Bethany Rose Lamont started looking for an outlet through which she could convey her experiences with suicidal thoughts beyond "depressing, unsettling" …

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