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Estratégias para ouvir e aprender melhor - Desafios da Educação

Apesar de todas as novas tecnologias que estão sendo inseridas na educação, a forma mais comum de transmissão de conhecimento dentro da sala de aula …

EXAME

<b>1. Na ponta do lápis</b> <i>zoom_out_map</i><p><b>1</b>/12 (Stock.xchng)<p>São Paulo – Dentre as 11* <b>escolas</b> com a melhor pontuação do <b>Enem</b> em 2012, apenas duas são públicas e, …

A tática das cidades da Copa contra black blocs

<b>1. Manifestantes na avenida Paulista em São Paulo (SP), protestando contra a realização da Copa do Mundo no Brasil, na noite deste sábado (25)</b></i> …

Top 10 Ghost Towns

With their silent streets, derelict buildings, and remnants of homes and workplaces, abandoned towns offer a haunting view into the lives of once thriving communities.<p><i>Here’s a look at our top ten from around the world:</i><p><b>1. St. Elmo, Colorado</b><p>Once a booming mining town and trading post along railroad …

30 Epic Places You Absolutely Must Visit Before You're 30

Traveling young is important because it shapes your worldview. When you travel young, you realize who you are and what you believe in before it’s time to make the big-kid decisions (career, marriage, and all that scary stuff) that will impact the rest of your life.<p>If you were to visit each of these …

Planet Made Of Diamond May Not Be So Bling After All

Don't give up hope! It could still be diamond, but new data show that's less likely.<p>The first diamond planet ever found may not actually contain all that much of the precious stone. Sad!<p>In an analysis published last year, a team of astronomers from Yale University concluded that an exoplanet called …

How much can an extra hour's sleep change you?

<b>The average Briton gets six-and-a-half hours' sleep a night, according to the Sleep Council. Michael Mosley took part in an unusual experiment to see if this is enough.</b><p>It has been known for some time that the amount of sleep people get has, on average, declined over the years.<p>This has happened for …

Sleep

Evidence of a comet that rained 'a shockwave of fire' detected on Earth

A comet that struck Earth around 28 million years ago annihilated part of modern-day Egypt — but managed to leave behind a few relics for modern scientists to marvel over.<p>According to a team of South African researchers, a small pebble discovered by an Egyptian geologist in 1996 has been identified …

10 of the Most Dangerous Space Walks Ever Done

The blockbuster film Gravity features one heart-stopping emergency in space after another, most of them outside the confines of a spacecraft. Real-life emergencies during extravehicular activity, or EVA, are more rare, but they do happen.<p>The blockbuster film <i>Gravity</i> features one heart-stopping …

Space Science

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article<p>EXAME<p>https://exame.abril.com.br/carreira/5-tecnicas-para-ter-a-memoria-afiada-segundo-especialistas/<p>5 técnicas para ter a memória afiada, …

Inequality: how wealth is distributed in the UK - animated video

New polling by Inequality Briefing suggests that most people perceive the distribution of wealth in the UK to be far more equal than it actually is. In fact, for more than 30 years the gap between the richest and the rest has widened - and the trend shows no sign of slowing, as this animation by …

Como desativar o aviso “✔ visualizada” no chat do Facebook

Mais do que nunca, vivemos em um mundo onde seus amigos (e inimigos) sabem quando você viu a mensagem deles. Mas não precisa ser assim no Facebook: …

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

Hiking

A Cold War mansion, 26 feet beneath Las Vegas

At 3970 Spencer St., 26 feet underneath a suburban neighborhood just off the Las Vegas Strip, exists a home like no other. This '70s-era bomb shelter also happens to be a 16,000 square-foot underground estate, complete with backyard, trees (made of plastic), pool, jacuzzi, AstroTurf, a full …

Insider’s Guide to Reykjavik

Every experience you’ll have in Iceland will be synonymous with nature, but if hiking up a volcano or camping in lava fields doesn’t float your boat, …

European Travel

15 best root apps for Android

It’s true that rooting your device has become far less essential these days than the days of old but there are still plenty of reasons to root your device. It adds functionality that unrooted devices can’t have. It’s essentially its own genre of apps. You knew that already, though. Here are the …

Apps

Friday 13th travellers take chance on flight 666 to HEL

Pilot of Finnair flight from Copenhagen to Helsinki says he is not superstitious about flying on unlucky date<p>Would you board flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th? For superstitious travellers, that might be tempting fate. But Finnair passengers on AY666 to Helsinki apparently were not too bothered. …

Best Android tablets (November 2017)

Android tablets make great gifts, and the best thing about them is that everyone can use them, from a three-year-old to your grandma. But with so many devices out there, how can you make sure you get the best Android tablet for your money? There are probably hundreds of Android tablets on Amazon, …

40 Hidden Artworks Painted on the Edges of Books

A fore-edge painting is a technique of painting on the edges of the pages of a book. The artwork can only be seen when the pages are fanned, as seen …

Análise: iPhone mais barato é 'pegadinha' para ganhar dinheiro

A expectativa de todo o mercado era de que o iPhone 5C seria a aposta da Apple para tentar entrar no mercado de smartphones baratos e oferecer um …

Designer projeta celular modular para evitar desperdício

Um dos grandes problemas do mercado de celulares moderno é o desperdício. A cada novo modelo comprado, um antigo acaba tendo um fim trágico e o lixo …

21 things that suck about living in New York (and 5 that make it worth it)

(via)<p>Whether it’s getting down to the subway or going up to your friend’s apartment in a building built in the ’30s, elevators in New York are sus as …

Top things to do in Rome

Few cities evoke the sheer wonder and amazement of Rome. Ancient history, outstanding art and religious icons are around every corner and when it all gets too much you can just join the locals in sipping espresso in one of the city's many squares. With so much to see and do, the real test will be …

Italy

3 Ways Space Could Kill Us Today

This universe, or the next, could kill us at any moment.<p>While popular fiction is glutted with robot uprisings, zombie plagues, and apocalyptic …

America’s Top 10 Lakes to Visit This Fall (Photos)

Lake trips offer the perfect mix of relaxation and water action, plus the chance for some moonlit skinny-dipping.

The 20 big questions in science

From the nature of the universe (that's if there is only one) to the purpose of dreams, there are lots of things we still don't know – but we might do soon. A new book seeks some answers<p>1 What is the universe made of?<p>Astronomers face an embarrassing conundrum: they don't know what 95% of the …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel