Amelia Rouse

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12 Safety Rules for Travelers That Help Save Money and Health

Safety is extremely important when it comes to traveling. Especially if we are talking about far away countries. If you follow some simple rules, …

Cool Stuff

5 Entrepreneurs Reveal How They Acquired Their First 1000 Customers

Acquiring your company’s initial customers can be the first indication of whether the business is viable or not. That’s why it’s critical to build a customer base from day one, and nurture those client relationships to turn customers into loyal fans of the brand.<p>Early adopters can give you …

Marketing

"Find your passion" is bad advice, say Yale-NUS and Stanford psychologists

Your passion isn’t out there, waiting to be discovered. It’s not a mysterious force that will—when found—remove all obstacles from your path. In fact, psychologists argue in a new study that the pithy mantra “find your passion” may be a dangerous distraction.<p>In a study (pdf) by researchers from …

Psychology

Personalism: The Philosophy We Need

One of the lessons of a life in journalism is that people are always way more complicated than you think. We talk in shorthand about “Trump voters” or “social justice warriors,” but when you actually meet people they defy categories. Someone might be a Latina lesbian who loves the N.R.A. or a …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

scholarships for international students

Digital teaching initiative helping worst performing schools in SA

On Friday, two Limpopo schools joined an impressive “virtual network” of high-quality mathematics and science teaching. The schools identified for …

Demand rises for ITIs, dips for engineering courses in Mumbai

Sources in the Directorate of Vocational Education and Training, which has kicked off the admission process for this year, said that some of the …

Effective Instructional Leadership: Creating the Right Climate

The elements of an effective instructional climate include:<p>Clear goals and expectations for student achievement and classroom instruction.<br>• Formats and …

New initiative could help adults access higher education

Adults looking to higher education may soon have their own scholarship program. This, as tuition rates are guaranteed to stay the same for the the …

Turn Your Class Into A Virtual Science Lab With These Apps

The apps we curated for you today provide students with virtual labs where they can learn more on a wide variety of scientific phenomena. Using an …

Mother's Day Brunch: 15 Recipes That Will Wow Mom

If you really want to show Mom how much you love her, skip the crowded restaurants and make her a homemade brunch instead. From Blueberry Pancakes to Sausage Bread Pudding, all of these recipes are perfect for pampering the special moms in your life.<p><b>1. Blueberry Pancakes with Maple Blueberry …

Breakfast

20 Amazing Under-the-Radar Albums of 2015

Keep on enjoying Adele's album, but here are 20 lesser-known masterworks that you might not have heard about during the last 12 months.<p>I listened to …

8 Simple Moves to Strengthen Your Knees & Stop the Pop

Poor form during exercise is the number one cause of knee pain—but even when your form is immaculate you can still experience annoying popping and …

The Obsessive World of the Minimalist Instagram Star

(Beige Renegade)<p>Gray, black, white, beige: These are the colors dictating the feeds of some of Instagram’s most popular fashion accounts. Oh, and …

Minimalism

Vanity Fair’s Party Portraits Mix Celebrities, Politicians and Journalists

Photographer Mark Seliger has once again captured some beautiful portraits at a Vanity Fair after-party but, this time, they feature not just celebrities, but also the world's most powerful politicians and respected members of the media. After the annual White House Correspondents' Association …

Valerie Jarrett

New Conceptual Self-Portraits Tap Into Photographer Kylli Sparre’s Fantastical Imagination | Colossal

<p>Tapping into unlived memories, Kylli Sparre (previously here and here) produces conceptual photographs that seem to be pulled from dark fairytales …

New Embroidered Landscapes That Cascade off the Wall by Ana Teresa Barboza | Colossal

<p>Ana Teresa Barboza (previously) produces embroidered landscapes with wandering streams that break the fourth wall, jumping off their 2D structures …

How to talk to anyone: the experts' guide

Handle awkward date silences, end a conversation with a stranger – plus chat to your children, your parents and your boss. Our panel shares their secrets<p>Children often don’t have the words to say what they’re feeling, and they don’t always understand what we’re looking for when we ask them …

Tumors

Pirelli Calendar 2016

Published on 17 July 2018<p>Artists of the Korean Wave.<p>Throwin’ shades.<p>Published on 16 July 2018<p>A vibrant bygone era.<p>Sweet escape —><p>Published on 13 July …

Photography

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The 26 happiest, richest, healthiest, and most crime-free countries in the world

Every year, the Legatum Institute, a London based think-tank releases its annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks what it calls the most prosperous countries in the world.<p>The amount of money a country has is one factor of prosperity, but the Legatum Institute considered more than …

Geography

Me, Inc.

In 2013, I traveled to Alaska to give a talk to a group of local reporters. The conference organizers had asked me to speak about how journalists can …

Personal Branding

How to Train Your Mind to Think Critically and Form Your Own Opinions

"Critical Thinking" may sound like an obnoxious buzzword from liberal arts schools, but it's actually a useful skill. Critical thinking just means …

Inside the 'homes of the future'

<b>What will the house of the future look like?</b><p>As Britain struggles to solve its housing shortage crisis, experts have been looking at the best solutions to building new homes.<p>Professor Philip Oldfield and the Sustainable Tall Buildings Design Lab at the University of Nottingham have been trying to …

Housing

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