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7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

If a woman has these 14 qualities never let her go, scientists say

People in long term relationships will someday get to the point where they need to ask themselves: Is this really the person I want to spend the rest …

The secret to thriving—not just surviving—in all areas of life, according to science

How is it that some people seem to succeed in all areas of life, with a dream job, cool friends, a loving S.O., and a flourishing side hustle? …

The Best British Shows You Should Be Watching

The British are coming — and you're de-freaking-lighted.<p>Tell us if this sounds familiar: Sunday nights are reserved not for football or the latest</i> …

16 Common Wedding Traditions—And The Shocking History Behind Them

Spoiler alert: Blushing brides in the olden days were a superstitious bunch.<p>There are certain details of every Southern wedding that are implemented …

15 Broccoli Recipes That Are Far From Boring

Much like kale, broccoli hasn't always been the most popular food. No, for a long time, it was nothing more than every '90s child's waking …

Hitler's Suicide and New Research on Nazi Drug Use

On April 30, 1945, as Soviet troops closed in on the city, Adolf Hitler shot himself in a Berlin bunker. In the years since, the Nazi dictator’s …

World History

25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

European Travel

From an Iowa classroom in 1968 to Donald Trump: Educator Jane Elliott on the legendary “Blue-Eyed/Brown-Eyed” exercise

<b>(Lapina via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>What Jane Elliott observed in an all-white third-grade class almost 50 years ago echoes loudly in the age of Trump<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>March 25, 2017 5:00pm (UTC)<p>In 1968, an elementary school teacher named Jane Elliott decided to find a way to teach her students about the …

‘Hey, they were in Game of Thrones’—Where else have you seen these 50 GoT cast members?

<i>Header photograph: Lena Headey as Kate in the 2008 action-adventure movie “The Red Baron.”</i><p>Did you ever wonder where else you might have seen members …

Google now lets you go inside an active volcano with Street View

Google Street View has expanded to an extreme new location: the inside of an active volcano.<p>The 360-degree mapping service has launched an update that includes the island of Ambryn, part of a remote archipelago of islands in the South Pacific Ocean, it announced in a blog post published on …

The 12 Most Hilarious Super Bowl LI Commercials

Whether you came to Super Bowl LI for the football or tuned in for the commercials, it did not disappoint. Not only did the game go into overtime …

Lift More in the Snatch with the Hook Grip: How and Why

December 26, 2017<p><p>How can a hook grip help you lift more in the snatch?!<p>I’m glad you asked…<p>The benefit of the hook grip directly impacts the transfer …

Should I Lift or Should I Sprint — The Case for Power

In part one of this series, I discussed a brief overview of maximum strength training for team sport athletes. In this section, I will provide a case …

The real forgotten Americans: School-to-prison pipelines, poverty and crime down south

<b>A line of people trying to register in a priority book to take a voter registration test in Selma, Alabama, Feb. 17, 1965. (AP)</b><p>If Trump really wants to speak for forgotten Americans, he would travel to the Mississippi Delta<p>Leonard Steinhorn<p>February 4, 2017 4:59pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared …

Game of Thrones ends after season 8: Here are 6 possible outcomes

<b>It’s a question I ask myself on a daily basis – how the hell will Game of Thrones play out?</b><p>I’m not alone in this – the fans are desperate to …

Here’s how President Obama’s home will transform into President Trump’s in just 5 hours

8 Snacking Tips For Weight Loss

Snacking for weight loss is a thing, as counterintuitive as that sounds. Eating more often to lose weight? Yup, it can work. "People trying to lose …

The best books of 2016 list you get when you combine 36 “Best Books of 2016” lists

Slavery. Racism. Urbanism. Disease. While 2016 may not have been a banner year for liberal democracy in the world at large, it should definitely go down as a woke time in book publishing.<p>For dedicated bibliophiles, the low thrum of literary FOMO that bubbles up around May has by mid-December …

Books

8 fun skills you can learn online in an afternoon

Anyone with an internet connection has access to education. Here's a sampling of the knowledge that awaits you.<p>These days, you can pretty much find a …

The 10 Best Documentaries of 2016 & Where You Can Watch Them

<i>As this year winds down we’ve recapped its highlights to bring you the best of 2016 in fashion, sneakers, music, movies and more.</i><p>Somehow, since the …

Add an Egg to Your Oatmeal for a Smoother, Creamier, Higher Protein Breakfast

Some people love oatmeal by itself, but add anything to it—a banana, a scoop of protein powder, peanut butter, or <i>an egg</i>—and you transform it into a …

How To Stop Procrastinating (FULL COURSE)

Pilot projects show how VR will revolutionize education

A research report recently published in China entitled “The Impact of VR on Academic Performance,” asserts that virtual reality improves student test scores and knowledge retention. VR-based learning also tends to leave no student behind since it is able to appeal to even the least responsive of …

Social Design

Wat is Social Design?<p>Social design is een type ontwerp dat de rol en verantwoordelijkheid van de ontwerper in het hart van de maatschappij plaatst. …

How To Have Abs Without Sacrificing Muscle!

The classic saying is that “Abs are made in the kitchen”, and it couldn’t be more true. Throughout my life I have always kept fit and focused on …

Nutrition

Tip: Make Your Own Healthy Mayo

It's easy, it tastes better, and it's much better for you. Get the simple recipe here.<p>The Mayonnaise Scam<p>Once upon a time, everyone made their own …

Als je denkt dat het hopeloos slecht gaat met de wereld, lees dan dit verhaal

Je tegenstanders willen graag dat je denkt dat het allemaal hopeloos is. Wil je dit essay liever in het Engels lezen? Het origineel vind je hier op …

Het leerstofjaarklassensysteem is failliet!

Oprichter wij-leren.nl | onderwijsadviseur bij De lerende school<p>machiel@delerendeschool.nl<p>APA Geplaatst op 4 oktober 2016<p><i>Karels, M. (2016). Het</i> …