Ashley Nicole

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Graduation wisdom: Look behind you

Does the future belong to graduates, or do graduates now belong to the past? A more inspiring idea than it first seems, drawing from a personal …

Building a better parent

More groups are tutoring parents on how to raise children, as a key to curbing everything from poverty to joblessness. But, with kids, there’s no …

'Ban Bossy' misses the point

Sheryl Sandberg's 'Ban Bossy' campaign aims to empower girls by encouraging leadership without labels. One school psychologist points out that there …

A Brief History of the Chocolate Chip

Celebrating National Chocolate Chip Day—not a federal holiday, at least not <i>yet</i>—should be easy enough for all the classic dessert lovers and cookie …

Dessert

You don’t want your privacy: Disney and the meat space data race

Advertisement<p>66 Comments<p>When my wife and I went backpacking around Europe 10 years ago, we made a vow to each other. After seeing the stunningly blue …

How playful learning will build future leaders

Learning through play with 'hands-on, minds-on' approaches is a powerful way forward. Play gives children space to dream, discover, improvise, and …

From McDonald's to the toy aisle: Can we move past toy gender?

Parents want to find toys that their kids like. But what happens when their kid chooses something in the wrong aisle? Can parents inspire retailers …

Why sugar is still on the table for my kid

Could sugar be the next frontier in the mommy wars? One mom is planting a flag for the pro-sugar side, no matter what sideways glances she gets in …

This Extreme Close-Up of a Single Droplet of Sea Water May Surprise You

We all know that looking into a microscope reveals a whole world of tiny, miniscule organisms that are invisible to the naked eye. Photographer David …

Seawater

The NSA is recording all cellphone calls in the Bahamas

You might want to be careful of what you say over the phone the next time you visit the Bahamas. According to <i>The Intercept</i>, NSA documents leaked by Edward Snowden reveal that the security agency is not just listening to all mobile calls made to, from and within the island nation, but also recording …