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The Most Dangerous Sunscreens For Kids (and They're Probably Hiding in Your Beach Bag)

Along with wearing sunglasses and hats, sunscreen should always be a part of your family's Summer routine — but is the sunscreen in your beach bag right now actually safe? The EWG released its annual list of the sunscreens with the worst ratings for 2018 to alert parents.<p>The sunscreens that made …

Kids

The Peculiar Math That Could Underlie the Laws of Nature

New findings are fueling an old suspicion that fundamental particles and forces spring from strange eight-part numbers called “octonions.”

Physics

Study links frequent gadget use to increased ADHD symptoms in teens

It’s no secret that the number of hours teens spend on electronic devices has some impact on their well-being. What scientists disagree on, however, is just how much.<p>The latest study, published in the <i>Journal of the American Medical Association</i>, has linked Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder …

Mental Health

Explore nature’s dark side with the Natural History Museum

At some point in the last couple of years, someone at London’s Natural history Museum must have decided that it should get beautiful. In 2016 Colour …

Natural History Museum

First global maps of Pluto and Charon show the worlds’ highs and lows

The first global maps of Pluto and its moon Charon are now available, putting a bookend on NASA’s New Horizons mission.“From a completionist’s point …

Solar System

Astronomers just discovered something incredible about what they thought was a run-of-the-mill asteroid

Spotting asteroids has become pretty routine for astronomers working with some of the most powerful telescopes on the planet, but every once in a …

Astronomy

In Ireland, Drought And A Drone Revealed The Outline Of An Ancient Henge

A drone flight and a lingering dry spell have exposed a previously unknown monument in Ireland's Boyne Valley, forgotten for thousands of years and long covered by crops — which, struggling to cope with a lengthy drought, finally revealed the ancient footprint.<p>Photographer and author Anthony Murphy …

Archaeology

Big tech: Here’s where, and why, you should invest

Big tech stocks like Amazon, Alphabet and Microsoft may have already climbed to astronomical heights, but according to seasoned trader and analyst Keith Fitz-Gerald, that extraordinary run-up might not be over quite yet.<p>“These are the stocks that you’re going to kick yourself if you don’t own,” …

Investing

Supersize DIY R/C Servos From Windscreen Wipers

We’re all familiar with the experience of buying hobby servos. The market is awash with cheap clones which have inflated specs and poor performance. …

Arduino

To Get Your Kid Moving, Walk Out the Door

There’s an episode of <i>Everybody Loves Raymond</i> where Ray remembers an effective parenting method he learned from his dad: AIS. Ass In Seat. He’d say, …

Parenting

5 Tricks to Learn a Foreign Language Way Faster

Learning a second language is great for your brain and your business. Here's how to speed up the process.<p>Science shows that learning a second language can help you solve problems more critically, focus more intensely, and even keep your brain sharp as you age. And that's not even mentioning the …

Language Learning

Causes of Expat Child Syndrome

Share this!<p>Expat Child Syndrome – know the causes so you can help your child<p>In our previous post about Expat Child Syndrome, we introduced you to the …

Armed Forces

Moving abroad: Could online education be the answer for your child?

This is a new post from Expat Child by Carole Hallett Mobbs <br>Expat Child - Moving overseas with children. Relocation advice.An educational alternative …

Accelerate your learning curve with these 5 practical tips

Have you seen those articles with headlines that promise the impossible?<p>“1000X your personal growth!”<br>• “Change your life in 10 seconds!”<br>• “Learn …

Self-improvement

New Analysis of Potentially Habitable Exoplanet Makes Us Hungry for Better Telescopes

Eleven light-years from Earth, orbiting a dim red star, there’s an exoplanet called Ross 128b that, as we recently reported, has some the best …

Universe

Nine unusual scientific discoveries

Humanity's relentless pursuit of knowledge has, over the years, brought countless benefits to society. It has also provided us with a host of bizarre …

Magnetism

How to Instill Self-Love and Body Positivity in Our Children

<i>Samantha Paige is an artist, mother, inspirational speaker, thyroid cancer survivor, BRCA-1 previvor, and the founder of Last Cut Project, a photo</i> …

Parenting

Researchers discover why the CRISPR gene editing system sometimes fails

The CRISPR gene editing revolution is less than a decade old and scientists are still learning how best to deploy this ground-breaking technique. A …

Genetics

Books FTW! Summer reading challenges to hook kids on books

<b>(Getty/Steve Debenport)</b><p>Inspire kids to keep reading over the summer with these challenges for all ages, interests, and reading levels<p>Frannie Ucciferri<p>July 8, 2018 1:00am (UTC)<p>This post originally appeared on Common Sense Media.<p>For many kids, summer means trading in reading logs and library visits …

Kids

$12 Gets You A Bunch Of Steam Games Again, Including Conan Exiles

Humble has begun gradually revealing its next bundle of games for its Humble Monthly subscription service. More games are generally revealed later in the month, with the full bundle revealed once subscriptions for that month have been closed off. This month's Humble Monthly will close for new …

Destiny 2

New website format is so revolutionary its creator doesn't know its potential

<b>A new web tool has made it possible to format an entire website as a URL string, but it’s such a different way of making websites that even its</b> …

Dropbox

Saying "No" To Spoiling: How Parents Are Raising Kids To Be Responsible Adults

It’s natural for parents to want to show their love for their kids with material possessions, but some experts suggest that when you constantly give in to their demands when you constantly give in to their demandsyou could end up spoiling your children.<p>So, what can parents do to resist going …

Parenting

HIV vaccine on horizon as jab triggers immunity in humans and stops monkeys being infected

A vaccine against HIV is on the horizon after scientists showed a new drug triggered a protective immune response in humans and stopped two thirds of monkeys becoming infected.<p>In the 35 years since the HIV epidemic began, just four vaccines have been tested on humans, with the best only lowering …

Public Health

Special Forces Commandos Eat Like This To Build Muscle & Drop Fat

Your nutrition has a massive effect on your athletic performance and your aesthetics. Coming from a background of competitive gymnastics, soccer, …

Nutrition

Nuts Could Be Key to Sperm Crisis, Suggests International Nut Council Study

Eating nuts might save your nuts.<p>The Western world’s sperm is in crisis. In July 2017, a huge meta-analysis suggested the sperm count of the average …

Fertility

Many asteroids might be remnants of five destroyed worlds, scientists say

In the beginning, the solar system was little more than a cloud of dust and gas. Then cold temperatures caused the center of the cloud to collapse, forming the sun. The newborn star lit up with nuclear fusion, sending light and heat out into the spinning circumstellar disk. Soon that material …

Universe

Japan's Hayabusa2 Spacecraft Arrives At Its Asteroid Destination

The Hayabusa2 spacecraft has made a successful rendezvous with the asteroid Ryugu, 177 million miles from Earth. Japan's JAXA space agency confirmed on Wednesday that the craft has taken up a position 12 miles off Ryugu. Up next for Hayabusa2: exploring the surface — and bringing a sample back to …

Space

Scientists solve mystery of interstellar object 'Oumuamua

It isn’t a bird, and it isn’t a plane. But quite what the cigar-shaped interstellar object ‘Oumuamua is has remained something of a mystery. Now research suggests it is a comet in disguise.<p>Named after the Hawaiian for messenger or scout – a nod to the fact it was initially spotted by researchers …

Astronomy

The Discovery of Complex Organic Molecules on Saturn’s Moon Enceladus Is a Huge Deal

Using data collected by NASA’s late-great Cassini space probe, scientists have detected traces of complex organic molecules seeping out from …

Astronomy

Busy Parents: Stop Feeling Guilty for Not Spending More Time With Your Kids

Quality time with your children is easier than you think.<p>Are you an entrepreneur or a busy executive or professional? Do you have grade school-aged children? Chances are you feel guilty for not spending more time with them. But there's good news: It takes less time together than you may think to …

Parenting