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Hey Kids, Unplug, Get Outside, Because Nature Rocks

A quick, if belated story, from my rather overburdened in-tray. Here we're catching up on the launch of the Nature Rocks campaign. This national …

More reasons why you should turn off the TV and take your kids outside

<b>Whether you want to avoid setting your kids up for a fatter, less healthy adulthood, or wish to inspire them to careers that embrace nature, there</b> …

10 Ways To Strengthen Your Bond, As Told By Science

We all know that in chemistry, a bond is formed when two atoms are attracted to each other due to a redistribution of their outer electrons. But let’s be honest: there’s no exact science to strengthening bonds between actual, real people.<p>Still, that doesn’t mean we don’t have science on our …

New- Google Now Offers These Powerful Storytelling Apps for Free

February 9, 2015<br>Following the purchase of Launchpad Toys by Google, this latter has officially made the two popular educational apps Toonastic and …

Interesting Visual on Today's Students

December 26, 2014<br>Below is an interesting visual I cam across through a tweet from We Are Teachers. The visual maps out some really intriguing facts …

Teach Kids Gratitude With These Tips at Different Ages

The benefits of gratitude aren't just for adults. You can teach gratitude to children, too. The key is to make the lessons age appropriate.<p>Over at …

If you’ve ever thought of teaching your kids two languages, here’s what you need to know

According to Professor Heila Jordaan, a respected speech pathologist and audiologist from the University of the Witwatersrand, the notion that …

Language Learning

Short Film ‘Just Breathe’ Helps Kids Deal with Emotions

We all live, first and foremost, on the inside of our human bodies. But that doesn’t mean that rich inner life we all have doesn’t project itself …

Using iPads in the Classroom? Check Out Classkick

Classkick (@classkick) is a free, interactive platform in which iPad using students and teachers can work collaboratively. Teachers or students can …

Education Technology

A Caviar Warehouse Converted Into A Loft By Andrew Franz Architect

Architect Andrew Franz has transformed the top floor and roof of an 1884 caviar warehouse, into a contemporary open plan residence in New York.<p>The …

Tour Andrew Greenwell's Crib

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15 Insanely Expensive Homes on the Market This Spring

It's finally beginning to feel like spring, and that marks the start of home shopping season. We've teamed up with real estate website Zillow for a …

The Most Expensive Homes in Every State

Home and Garden<p>The Most Expensive Homes in Every State<p>By Ashleigh Schmitz Morley<p>December 22 2014 12:00 AM EDT<p>weather.com<p>Equipped with unlimited cash …

5 Ways Technology Is Changing The World Of Home Design

These are the cutting-edge materials, treatments, and technologies top architects are excited about.<p>Michael Lassell asked five forward-thinking architects to share which cutting-edge materials, treatments, and technologies they're most excited about today.

A Modern Lamp Inspired by Sweet Treats

Inspired by the candy-colored, sugary French confection known as macarons, Spanish designer Silvia Ceñal designed this colorful lamp. The sweet treat …

What It’ll Take To Put Humans On Mars, Visualized

Last week, NASA successfully flight-tested its new Orion spacecraft, the first step in the project the space agency says will eventually take humans to Mars. The reason for the test was to see how this new spacecraft would hold up in the extreme conditions it would face on a trip to Mars. But, as …