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Nine-year-old child genius to graduate university

<b> (CNN) —</b> A child prodigy from Belgium is on course to gain a bachelor's degree at the tender age of 9.<p>Laurent Simons is studying electrical engineering at the Eindhoven University of Technology (TUE) -- a tough course even for students of an average graduate age.<p>Described by staff as "simply …

Julius Malema

Millennials earn much less than Baby Boomers did and this is why

Millennials might have a better education than baby boomers, yet they are earring 20% less than their elders did at the same age, according to new …

Demographics

Teen Wins $25,000 for Inventing Unique New Solution to Cars’ Blind Spots

A Pennsylvania teen’s invention could help make roads a safer place.<p>Alaina Gassler, a 14-year-old from West Grove, Pennsylvania, just won $25,000 for her prototype design that helps eliminate a car’s front blind spots caused by the windshield A-pillars, CNN reported.<p>“There are so many car accidents …

Broadcom

Want to raise a child genius? A study running for 45 years has suggestions.

In 1971, professor Julian Stanley founded the Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth (SMPY) program. SMPY is “the longest-running current …

Soviet Union

Teen scientist invents award-winning bandage that could replace antibiotics

During the 2019 3M Young Scientist Challenge, a contestant showcased her discovery – a liquid bandage that not only protects and seals, but breaks up bacteria.<p>Fourteen-year-old Kara Fan was named America's top young scientist for the innovation of her Nano-silver Liquid Bandage that could replace …

Personal Finance

9 best acoustic guitars under $500: our top picks, including acoustic electric guitars | Guitarworld

The acoustic guitar market is awash with impressive instruments, which is great on one hand but tough if you’ve been trying to find the best acoustic …

Guitar

Gabb Is The First Smartphone Dumb Enough For Children

Gabb is the only smartphone with no browser, no apps, no email. Is this heaven, or is it made for 11-year-olds?<p>The decision for when to get your kid …

Mobile Technology

European Millennials Are Not Like Their American Counterparts

Under-30s in Europe are more disposed than their parents are to view poverty as a result of an individual’s choice.<p>This article was updated at 3 p.m. on September 30, 2019.<p>In public perception, age is often related to political views. “Not to be a republican at 20 is proof of want of heart; to be …

European Union

How to Develop Intrinsic Motivation in Your Child

“I take away his phone and he behaves for three days and then goes right back to the back-talking and crappy attitude. I don’t understand why he …

Amazon’s first Kindle Kids Edition offers up kid-friendly ebooks, reading badges

Amazon has long offered Kids Edition variants of its popular Fire HD tablets — including the new Fire HD 10 — and now it’s doing the same for its …

10 helpful phrases to say when your child struggles in social situations

Talking about social challenges is never easy. For most mamas, the dread of how to begin keeps us from having the conversation at all. Research shows …

Why Greta Makes Adults Uncomfortable

Especially in private, she sounds a lot like … a teenager.<p>In a very short time, Greta Thunberg—with her searing stare, Pippi Longstocking braids, and hand-painted sign reading <i>SKOLSTREJK FÖR KLIMATET—</i>has become a global icon. A year ago, the 16-year-old Swedish climate activist began striking from …

Greta Thunberg

How to know if your preschooler is struggling with anxiety

When *Lizzie Dawe’s three and a half year old daughter started to experience a near constant stomach ache, her first instinct was to take her to the …

Science Says the Most Successful Kids Have Parents Who Do These 3 Things

The topic of parenting is widely studied by researchers, so there's plenty of advice for those who want to do the best job raising children that they can.<p>Raising kids to thrive in the world isn’t easy, especially considering you’ll dedicate at least 18 years of your life to the task. But the topic …

What Matters Most to Children of Wealth

You might be surprised. Living it up isn't high on their list. Instead, most seem to be just as vested in protecting their family's legacy as their …

This 19-year-old is paying her way through college by naming over 677,000 Chinese babies

Beau Jessup is just like any other British teenager, except for one thing — she's making hundreds of thousands of dollars and funding her way through …

Want to Raise Well-Adjusted Children? Psychology Says Let Them See You Doing These 10 Things

This powerful parenting advice puts the 'show' in show and tell.<p>"We aren't raising children, we're raising adults," says family therapist, psychotherapist, and author Susan Stiffelman. What we do as parents creates our kids' sense of normal, which ingrains habits and behaviors that carry into …

Want to Raise Happy Kids? A Fascinating Study Says Children of Parents Who Avoid 1 Thing Have Higher Life Satisfaction and Mental Well-Being

Researchers found that happy, fulfilled adults had parents who did one thing, and not another.<p>Raising happy children isn't a passive process. Raising kids who grow up to be satisfied and fulfilled as adults isn't a passive process, either.<p><i>People who perceived their parents as less psychologically</i> …

California sisters, 8 and 5, survived 44-hour ordeal by drinking fresh water from Huckleberry leaves

Two young sisters who survived for 44 hours in the wilderness of Northern California before they were found alive on Sunday did so by using basic survival skills they learned at their local 4-H club.<p>Carolina Carrico, 5 and Leia Carrico, 8, were discovered around 10:30 a.m. by two firefighters who …

I Started Letting My Children Get Bored. Then, Something Amazing Happened.

My wife and I stopped handing over our smartphones. We couldn't have guessed what would happen next.<p>As a proud dad to two young children, I love my kids.<p>But there's a specific set of circumstances that proves especially challenging for my wife and I: going out to eat with friends--who <i>don't</i> have …

Parents Can Expect Less Sleep for the First Six Years of Their Child’s Life

Moms and dads shouldn’t expect their sleep habits to bounce back to the way they were before kids for at least the first six years of their child’s …

Science Says Reading Is Really, Really Good for Your Brain

It's even been linked to increased lifespan.<p>There's nothing like the feeling of finishing a great book.<p>As all bookworms know, reading fulfills you …

How to Help Children Coping with Death, Loss, and Grief

Though the death of a loved one is not one of the Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in the original ACEs study, the death of a loved one is …

Generation Z: What to expect from the newest addition to the workforce

While talk over the last decade has largely focused on understanding the work habits and attitudes of Millennials, it’s already time for a new …

Do not let children take electronic devices into bedrooms, say doctors

Senior medical officers’ screen time recommendations include ban on use during mealtimes<p>Parents should not allow children to take phones and other electronic devices into their bedrooms or use them during mealtimes, the UK’s leading doctors have said.<p>The recommendations are two of eight pieces of …

Nicholas Sandmann’s Family Makes Major Move Against Media After Being Smeared

The family of 16-year-old Covington Catholic student Nicholas Sandmann has hired a high-powered lawyer who specializes in going after media …

U.S. Politics

Melinda Gates, B.J. Novak, Sundar Pichai, and more share the children’s books that shaped them

Does a love of reading as a child lay the foundation for a productive life? These great minds of our time are connected by their passion for children’s books.<p>There’s compelling data that children who grow up with parents reading to them perform better in school. But is it possible that a childhood …

Chinese schools enforce 'smart uniforms' with GPS tracking to surveil students

Ten schools in China have new "intelligent uniforms" that will track students' whereabouts with embedded computer chips.<p>The uniforms, which are equipped with GPS devices developed by a local tech firm, are meant to ensure that students don't skip class. Alarms are set to go off if a student walks …