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6 House Plants That Improve Your Health

<b>Prior to living indoors, we all experienced the benefit of clean, fresh outdoor air that had been scrubbed by plants</b>. Now that we live in modern …

Plants

Aprende inglés con una planta solar en Marruecos

En esta nueva serie, los periodistas de la BBC te ayudan a practicar inglés con los titulares de las noticias de la semana. Mira el video y aprende nuevo vocabulario.<p>Titulares y transcripción en inglés<p><b>A new solar superpower</b><p><b>A first for South Africa's navy</b><p><b>Historic hospital demolished</b><p>The World Bank …

The holly and the ivy: how pagan practices found their way into Christmas

Every year, almost without thinking about it, we incorporate certain plant species into out Christmas celebrations. The most obvious is the Christmas …

Christmas Trees

Science: Liking Your Alone Time May Mean Greater Success

A dysfunctional family is more than disagreement or constant arguments. Anything from plain neglect, to abuse and even verbal and physical violence …

Finding Strength to Do the Real Work of Teaching

I love to ask teachers questions that get all of us thinking. By using the right questions, we can learn from each other and from ourselves through …

What Happens When You Teach Math in the Garden?

It’s 9:30 on a Wednesday morning in a third grade classroom at Hannah Elementary School in Beverly, Massachusetts, and Leilani Mroczkowski, Education …

The pale purple coneflower is easy to grow and loved by good insects like butterflies

Just when you thought it was time to wind down in the garden, there are still things you can have fun with. For instance, you can plant seeds straight into the soil right now. It's always a delight to think about something new popping up. And chances are you'll forget where you put things this …

The Victorian women forced to give up their babies

Most unmarried mothers 150 years ago had to hand over their babies to foundling hospitals. A new exhibition looks at what became of these women

Parenting

Tampons Can Help Detect Sewage Pollution In Rivers: Study

Tampons may not be known for their scientific qualities in detecting sewage, but researchers at the University of Sheffield in the U.K. have found a …

10 Flowers To Grow With Vegetables

Companion Planting: How To Deter Pests and Encourage Beneficial Insects<p>Flowers among the vegetables are more than just a colourful addition. They …

10 plants perfect for a kids' garden

Herbs<p>Hands down my favorite thing to put the kids in charge of is the herbs. Plants like rosemary, mint, basil, cilantro, sage and dill all grow …

Ancient Receipt Proves Egyptian Taxes Were Worse Than Yours

Tax day is nearing in the United States, and people are scrambling to file their returns before the April 15 deadline. While this is never fun, …

28 Weird and Wonderful Irish Words

Around 1 million people in Ireland—as well as 20,000 people in the United States—can speak Irish. It’s an ancient and unfamiliar-looking language in …

17 Of The Most Beautiful Quotes From Irish Writers

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with these 17 wonderful Irish quotations.<p>1. "Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world."<p>–Oscar Wilde, "The Critic as Artist"<p>2. "He wanted to cry quietly but …

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<i>Updated October 21, 2016</i><p>They may come in tiny bottles, but essential oils pack a big punch. A few drops of these potent powerhouses can have benefits …

Essential Oils

What is social anxiety disorder? A bit of a mystery,

Tidak Ada Tanggapan<p>What is social anxiety disorder? A bit of a mystery, affecting children and adults alike<p>Unlike the sort of anxiety we may …

A High School Teacher Experiences A Kindergarten Math Class

This morning, I had the opportunity to volunteer at the Sandy Cohen Family Math Day, co-sponsored by the Nassau County Mathematics Teachers’ …

13 graphic novels every memoir lover should read

Looking for a book that offers something different — something a little more rooted in reality? These graphic novel memoirs are as lively and …

Graphic Novels

Crafty Garden: Use Spoons to Make a Rain Chain

Rain chains are a lovely and useful addition to gutters or gardens, where they can be used in place of downspouts or as stand-alone tools to help you direct the flow of rainwater.<p>Whether you’re connecting them to your gutters or placing them above water collection barrels or water-loving spots in …

Small, Shrinking Mercury Is a Planetary Space Oddity

Mercury is more than just a dead, roasted chunk of rock. In fact, the solar system’s smallest planet is proving to be surprisingly lively. Well, not in the sense that anything actually lives there, though scientists don’t discount the possibility that some of Mercury’s nooks and crannies could help …

Grow a Garden with Healing Herbs and Plants - Grow - Herb Companion

Imagine for a moment the processes that take place in our bodies as soon as we encounter even a tiny breach of the skin. A miniscule scrape draws a …

An Indian Bride Called Off Her Wedding After The Husband-To-Be Failed To Solve A Simple Math Problem

When it comes to marriage, people in India <i>really</i> mean business. Recently, a bride bailed on her wedding because her bridegroom was unable to answer a math problem. <i>Harsh</i>.<p>Add 15 and six, she asked him. After he replied with “17”, the whole thing was called off and gifts given by both families were …

Weddings

11 Ancient Board Games

Some of these games have been around for over 4000 years, and although some have disappeared from history, archaeologists have worked tirelessly to …