Shana Bridendolph

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Life Lessons Through Rock Music

<i>"You can't always get what you want. But if you try sometimes, you just might find...You get what you need. Oh yeah."</i> -- The Rolling Stones<p>I've been known to actually utter these words to my kids on numerous occasions -- minus the "oh yeah," depending on my mood. Sometimes I throw it in for …

The Boy Who Loved 4th of July Fireworks

My 8-year-old son Lucas began nagging us about buying fireworks the second he realized the 4th of July was imminent. So... in May. My husband and I told him again and again that it was wayyyy too soon to buy fireworks and that we'd buy them closer to the actual date.<p>Then we received a catalog in …

First Businesses: Encouraging Your Kid's Business Ideas

When you invest in your budding entrepreneur's ideas, there will be all kinds of profits.<p>For years, my daughter Ella was happy to spend the family cash and leave the actual earning to me. But at age 7, on the hottest day in July, she asked, "Can I have a lemonade stand?" I agreed, expecting her …

Eavesdropping on Neurons - MIT Technology Review

A new automated version of one of neuroscience’s most important techniques, patch clamping, makes it much easier and faster for scientists to tap …

Deep Underground, Oceans Of Water May Be Trapped In A Crystal 'Sponge'

Science teachers may have to add a whole new layer to the water cycle.<p>Scientists have discovered evidence of a vast reservoir of water hiding up to 400 miles beneath the surface.<p>The discovery could transform our understanding of how the planet was formed, suggesting that Earth's water may have come …