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1977년 조지 루카스 감독이 만든 <스타워즈>는 전 세계 수많은 관객을 사로잡으며 거대한 시리즈로 발전했다. 훗날 ‘새로운 희망’이라는 부제가 붙은 에피소드 4를 시작으로 영화만 해도 여섯 편, 소설·만화 따위로 나온 외전을 합치면 수백 개에 이르는 작품군은 시간이 …

See the Christmas Ad That Is Melting Hearts All Over the Internet

14 million hearts, to be exact.<p>Every year, a holiday ad inevitably comes along that figuratively punches us right in the gut, making us, for lack of a better term, "feel all the feels." This year's John Lewis Christmas ad is the latest Christmas commercial to reduce us to a blubbering puddle of …

What To Expect From Apple's iPhone 6s Event On September 9

With Apple having announced the date and venue for its next mega event, expectations now are on an all time high. All eyes are on the Cupertino giant …

The Easiest Way to Find Out Who You Are, Were and Someday Want to Be

The most revealing story I've written is also the shortest. Here is "Memoir" in full: "Just once in my life—oh, when have I ever wanted anything just …

“Teaching Is About Relationships”

Bill Gates recently met with Lyon Terry, Washington’s Teacher of the Year.

How Mentors Shape Moguls, CEOs, Celebrities, And The Next Generation Of Leaders

<b>Why Mentoring?</b><p>One of my core beliefs is that becoming a leader and rising as one require pragmatic EQ—emotional, social, and leadership intelligence. The good news is that you can raise yours and keep honing it. <b></b><p>In today’s society, many of us enjoy our share of pleasures in achievements, great …

Apple To Axe Major Component In iPhone 7

The Financial Times is reporting that Apple and Samsung are in talks to introduce electronic Sim cards into upcoming smartphones.<p>Lead by the GSMA – a trade organisation that represents global telecoms companies – talks between major manufacturers and carriers are at an “advanced” stage, the FT …

Mobile

5 travel experts reveal the best places they've ever visited

These are the people we count on to tell us what places are worth a trip and what places aren't, along with other essential travel tips.<p>We asked five of these experienced travelers what their favorite destinations are.<p>Here's what they said:<p>Anne Banas, executive editor of Smarter Travel: The Azores, …

5 Things Successful Parents Know About Kids And Money

Teaching kids about money is complicated. We want our kids to be responsible savers, but not greedy hoarders. We want them to be generous and philanthropic, but not naïve and idealistic. We want them to be successful, but thanks to 2,000 plus years of meek-shall-inherit-the-earth messaging from a …

Kids

Why so many kids can’t sit still in school today

The Centers for Disease Control tells us that in recent years there has been a jump in the percentage of young people diagnosed with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder, commonly known as ADHD: 7.8 percent in 2003 to 9.5 percent in 2007 and to 11 percent in 2011. The reasons for the rise …

Two New Harry Potter Stories Explore Diagon Alley

J.K. Rowling released two new Harry Potter stories about Diagon Alley, including the Leaky Cauldron, on Pottermore.com.

21 Stunning Bookshelves You’ll Want For Your Home

The Education Trust

Twice as likely — this phrase can have either good or…<p>Rachel Man is in her fifth year as a teacher…<p>Education Trust’s podcast, “ExtraOrdinary …

Start Here

<b>Hey! Thanks for stopping by.</b><p>Family travel. Is it for you? Where do you want to go? Can you afford it?<p>These are questions that we all have when …

How to Stop Worrying

By onOctober 29, 2014 in Faith, Happiness, Inspiration<p>Worrying doesn’t have any benefits associated with it. You become anxious, nervous, fearful, …

Google Unseats Apple In U.S. Classrooms As Chromebooks Beat iPads

As of the third quarter of 2014, Chromebooks have displaced iPads as the most popular new devices shipping to U.S. schools. This is a huge win for Google in a market historically dominated by Apple and Microsoft. According to the <i>Financial Times</i> and IDC, “Google shipped 715,500 of the low-cost …

Free Things to Do in New York City

Finding free activities to fill your day in the City That Never Sleeps is easier than you might think. With countless cultural attractions and a large city parks system, there's plenty to do that won't cost you a cent.<p><b>Art/Music</b><p>Skip the $25 ticket price when the <b>Museum of Modern Art</b> opens its doors, …

Grandparents: Market-to-Market -- The Supermarket Guide to the Stock Market

Grandparents, the real world is the best classroom you have. Here’s an opportunity to teach your grandchildren valuable investing lessons and even get a little grocery shopping done at the same time!<p>Start with your younger grandchildren, ages 7-10. Have them go low-tech and bring along a small …

Your Elite School Is Not Worth The Cost, Studies Say

The cost for a college education has risen to the astronomical, resulting in debt that haunts young people after graduation like a ghost bent on dragging them to a Dickensian poorhouse. It’s forcing us to ask, “Is it worth it?” Especially if the school of choice is an elite institution, is the …

Meet The Woman Who Is Building Digital Schools And Wants To Put Herself Out Of Business

“Katrin Macmillan is digitally democratizing education, she recently spoke about it at SXSW and she’s one of the most aspiring female social entrepreneurs I have ever met.” That’s how I was introduced to Katrin. I thought, “Sounds exciting, but what does digitally democratizing education really …

The Myth of Multitasking And What It Means For Learning

Multitasking is pretty much seen as a necessity in the modern world. The ability to do several things at once – even if it’s something as apparently simple as emailing and talking at the same time – is taken for granted.<p>But the belief that engaging in several tasks at once means we are more …

Is Everything Good About 'Minecraft' Gone?

<i>Minecraft</i> may have jumped the shark. It may be passed its prime. The phenomenon may be dwindling. And it has nothing to do with Microsoft purchasing the game. Nor do I think the game mechanics have lost any of their excitement. But from my perspective, as a parent, I’m not as supportive of my …

President Obama Says Immigrants Must Pay 'Fair Share Of Taxes'

Earlier this evening, President Obama delivered the speech that everyone has been talking about: his plan for immigration reform.<p>If you missed it, you can watch it here or read the transcript here.<p>The President’s plan is, as he explained, intended to fix “this broken immigration system.”<p>I think we …

Deepak Chopra: 7 Things to Do When You've Been Betrayed (and 7 <i>Not</i> to Do)

After being betrayed, most of us want two things, usually at the same time. We want to wound the person who hurt us—as deeply and as …

Stanford Boss Hails Social Media In Women's Career Debate

Why are science and tech such male-dominated careers, and what can be done to improve women’s chances? Some brilliant male leaders have flubbed that question, with painful consequences. So when Stanford president John Hennessy faced a variant of The Question at Intel Capital’s annual summit this …

This Halloween Stake Your Energy Vampires And Bury Your Energy Zombies

Energy Vampires are everywhere in our home this Halloween. These socket-suckers drink about 10% of our home energy. They come in all sizes and shapes, are old and young, and can be soft or hard. They can cost us hundreds of dollars per year. Nationally, they consume as much energy as the State of …

Are some humans born evil?

Scientists believe they’ve identified the genes responsible for high levels of rage and violence – does that make some men evil from birth?<p>There are many theories about why humans commit unspeakable evil, but none of them are particularly comforting. If the childhoods of serial killers are filled …

The Best Celebrity Halloween Costumes—So Far!

Halloween is fast approaching—do you know what you're going to be? Whether or not you've got some last minute costume planning to do, celebs are …