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University students actually learn very little: study

That's one expensive party. It looks like university students are sleeping at their desks, at least for the first two years of higher education, according to new American research - because they certainly aren't learning much, the study reported in USA today found.<p>Researchers analyzed transcripts …

Education

50 Ideas to Help You Design Your Perfect Morning Routine

The best morning routine is the one that's perfectly tailored to you.<p>The internet is chock-full of morning routine ideas, as well as examples of how the great and good organize their mornings. But the truth is no one can tell you what constitutes the perfect morning routine for you but you.<p>That's …

3 Rules I Use to Stay Productive and Not Overwhelmed

I get 1,000 emails a week, but I only work 40 hours. Here's how I do it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>To say my life is busy is an understatement.<p>I'm a father of three kids under the age of three. I have a portfolio of 40-plus startups I've invested in and actively …

8 Common Signs That You're Deficient in Vitamins

A well-balanced and nutritious diet has many benefits.<p>On the other hand, a diet lacking in nutrients may cause a variety of unpleasant symptoms.<p>These …

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Foreign languages: How to memorise vocabulary

When trying to learn a foreign language, most of us have the same complaint: “I’m just not good at memorising.” Learning new vocabulary can be daunting, especially for busy adults whose minds are already occupied with work, family, and other responsibilities.<p>A comfort? Linguists say that to “get …

The true cost of antibiotic resistance in Britain and around the world

When Kirsten Lavine went into hospital three years ago, it was for a routine procedure. She was having a hysteroscopy, where doctors feed a thin telescope into the womb to check for abnormalities. Thousands are performed across the country every year and Kirsten was home within hours.<p>That night she …

7 things you need to stop doing to become richer and more successful

The ability to align your daily habits with your long-term goals is a powerful tool for attaining wealth and success. When investing, for example, …

Helpful Infographics Visualize Complex Branches of Math and Science

It's often easy to get stuck into a narrow view of what a particular field of study entails, but as Dominic Walliman reveals in his impressive science infographics, there's much more than meets the eye when thinking of particular STEM subjects. Walliman demonstrates the diversity and complexity of …

Infographics

Here's how a young couple paid off $162,000 of debt in 3 years — and paid for their wedding at the same time

Earlier this month, Heron Abegaze (29) and Elijah Bankole (30), put a new spin on "couple goals" after Abegaze's Instagram post about paying off their debt went viral. After three years of saving like it's an Olympic sport, the Twin Cities duo wiped out nearly $162,000 of credit card debt, car …

This is how Sainsbury's is changing its self-service checkouts to crack down on theft

One of the biggest supermarket chains in the country is introducing a new self-service checkout system to crackdown on stealing.<p>Sainsbury's, with …

7 ways to make your commute more productive

For many people, the commute into work can seem like a huge waste of time and not to mention monotonous and mundane – yet there are so many ways you …

Moving? Here's 28 Tips For Making It Waaaaay Easier

Bookmark this and save yourself a world of stress.<p>20 Brilliant Tips For Furnishing A Small Living Space<p>16 Tiny Home Improvement Hacks That Actually Make A Big Difference<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

DIY

I Planked One Minute Every Hour for Two Weeks

Eight minutes of planking is actually a long time. I started off the first couple days only doing forearm planks. But for as short as a minute …

Your Brain on Ketones

The modern prescription of high carbohydrate, low fat diets and eating snacks between meals has coincided with an increase in obesity, diabetes, and …

This 4-Ingredient Naan is the Easiest Bread You'll Ever Make

A foolproof recipe for the college fool.<p>March 18, 2018<p>Unexpected Origins...<p>Over winter break my boyfriend came to visit me for a few days in Los …

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Here's Why Finland Is Considered the Happiest Country on Earth

Finland has a lot to smile about.<p>The Scandinavian country landed the top spot on the United Nations’ World Happiness Report, released Wednesday.<p>The …

The Most Popular Recipes on Pinterest That People Actually Use

Pinterest isn’t just for pretty pictures. As many a home cook knows, the platform has a vast collection of delicious-looking recipes too tempting <i>not</i> …

Parents’ lives made more miserable by ‘boomerang generation’

Parents’ lives are being made miserable by grown-up children returning home because they cannot afford a place of their own, a new study suggests.<p>Recent figures show that there are around 1.23 million young people aged between 25 and 34 still live in the family home, the so-called ‘boomerang …

McDonald's is flipping its iconic arches upside down in an unprecedented statement

People driving by a McDonald's in Lynwood, California, might be baffled by an upside-down sign. The golden arches, typically standing as an M, have been flipped over to become a W.<p>But this isn't a bizarre prank or a careless mistake. The upside-down arches are in "celebration of women everywhere," …

Higher food prices sap British consumer spending

People want to shop but inflation means they cannot afford non-essential items, says retail body<p>Retailers suffered tough trading in February after a squeeze on household incomes forced consumers to spend more money on food and essential items.<p>The British Retail Consortium, the lobby group for high …

Immune System

16 Surprisingly Honest Quotes About Money From Entrepreneurs, Celebrities, Authors and Athletes

The lifestyles of the rich and famous haven't always been so charmed.<p>You might think celebrities never worry about money or don’t think twice when shelling out for fancy cars and clothes or even basic necessities. But the reality is, many of the most successful entertainers and entrepreneurs didn’t …

Entrepreneurship

These Books Will Change The Way You Look At Being Busy

Do you feel too busy, too spread thin, and constantly overwhelmed? Feel like you have to choose between work, sleep, exercise, and family or friends? …

Time Management

The science-backed 7-minute fitness routine is a great way to get in shape

Looking for a way to get the benefits of a trip to the gym at home with no equipment? The Johnson & Johnson Official 7-Minute Workout can help.<p>Admittedly, when I first heard about the app, I assumed it was all hype. I was wrong.<p>Designed by exercise physiologist Chris Jordan, the app gets your heart …

Britain’s new diet: the 400-600-600 plan to counter obesity

Britain needs to go on a diet, Public Health England has warned, as it set out new calorie guidelines to cut meal sizes, ruling out favourites like Fish and Chips or a Sunday Roast.<p>Under its new ‘One You’ campaign, launched today, Britons are being encouraged to stick to 400 calories at breakfast, …

The protein-packed brownie recipe you can totally eat for breakfast

There are some moments in life (weekend movie marathons, celebrating after you cleaned your entire apartment, waking up with a random chocolate …

Dessert

This amazing renovated school bus is a bright, airy home for a family of six

Converting an old school bus into a living space is never an easy task – but when you’re trying to create enough room for a family of six, the …

Living Rooms

Decline in car sales eases but diesel collapse continues

The decline in new car sales slowed in February but demand for diesel-powered vehicles continued to tumble.<p>Official data showed that new car registrations - a proxy for sales - declined by 2.8pc last month compared with a year ago.<p>Figures produced by the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders …