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Dutch grapple with jihadist threat

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1102000/1102870_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524773613_b878d065b5c2bfa36648663ecd1ef770<p><b>Across Europe, governments are trying to prevent the radicalisation of young people attracted by the growing influence of Islamic State militants.</b> …

Islam

Cambodia's Orphan Business | Child trafficking

Between the 1970s and 1990s, Cambodia was ravaged by civil war. Since its return to peace there has been a boom in tourism with over two million visitors every year. Keen to help this war-torn country, increasing numbers of tourists are now also working as volunteers. Most come with the very best …

New trailer for The Flash

With a little over six weeks to go before <b>The Flash</b> races onto our TV screens, The CW has dropped a brief new trailer for the <b>Arrow</b> spin-off, which you …

Can You Really Trust the People You Meet Online?

Online communication has become an integral part of most of our lives, and yet many people continue to view those they meet on the Internet with …

Psychology

Scientists Find Remnants of One of Universe's Oldest Stars—And It's Huge

The earliest stars may have been several hundred times as massive as the sun.<p>After digging around in the light from an old, orange star, astronomers have found possible remnants of one of the universe's first stars: a giant that may have been more than 140 times as massive as the sun.<p>The finding, …

Are You Kidding? Larger Tanks Won’t Cut it for Killer Whales

Changing Planet<p><b>Once again Sea World is missing the point. The aquatic entertainment enterprise just doesn’t seem to give up despite documentaries like Blackfish and a growing public awareness that keeping cetaceans in captivity is cruel and morally wrong. Even Wall Street is turning its back on the</b> …

Striking Photos Showcase the Elegant Beauty of Big Cats

Using only a simple, dark background, Vincent J. Musi captures the elegance of lions, leopards, tigers, and more. The South Carolina-based photographer works for National Geographic and shot these breathtaking images as part of a series titled <i>Big Cats</i>. His photos showcase incredible, up-close …

Photography

Car-free getaways from some of the world's greatest cities

Travelling like a local in a foreign place means going off the beaten path in and out of town. On your next big city trip, put a day or so aside for an adventure within an adventure, forget the hassles of driving, and discover what lies beyond the metro maps.<p>1. Athens to Hydra<p>Santorini’s stark blue …

NSA and GCHQ agents 'leak Tor bugs', alleges developer

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1102000/1102748_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524773614_cdec9a0d438192fa59e5d848a73441f6<p><b>British and American intelligence agents attempting to hack the "dark web" are being deliberately undermined by colleagues, it has been …

Privacy

How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different

<b>How 21st Century Thinking Is Just Different</b><p>by <b>Terry Heick</b><p><b>This content is proudly sponsored by The Institute for the Habits of Mind, promoting the</b> …

Pedagogy

Children with autism leave 'silly' out

When a child with autism copies the actions of an adult, he or she is likely to omit anything “silly” about what they’ve just seen. In contrast, …

Study finds that a subset of children often considered to have autism may be misdiagnosed

Children with a genetic disorder called 22q11.2 deletion syndrome, who frequently are believed to also have autism, often may be misidentified …

The Psychology of Language: Which Words Matter the Most When We Talk

One of the things I fuss about a lot (especially at Buffer) are words—very simple words, in fact. Should it say “Hi” or “Hey?” Should it be “cheers” …

Body Language

Camouflage sheet inspired by octopus

<b>Based on the camouflage abilities of octopuses and cuttlefish, engineers in the US have built a flexible material that changes colour to match its surroundings.</b><p>The new design features a grid of 1mm cells, containing a temperature-driven dye that switches colour on demand.<p>So far it only responds in …

Engineering