Indigenous Peoples Canada 'complicit in race-based genocide' of indigenous womenbbc.co.uk - BBC News Canada is complicit in a "race-based genocide" against indigenous women, a government inquiry has found.

Graphic warning: US gymnast retires after sickening double leg breaktvnz.co.nz - 1 NEWS American gymnast Sam Cerio has been forced to call time on her competitive career, suffering a horrendous double leg break at the NCAA regionals in …

Regina King’s first Oscar nomination is just part of her trailblazingLos Angeles Times - Glenn WhippIn line at a Hollywood coffee bar, the barista offers the 48-year-old actress heartfelt congratulations on her Oscar nomination for “If Beale Street Could Talk.” While drinking her latte, King, wearing

Dark Pacts: Strange Tales of Real Deals With the Devil | Mysterious Unmysteriousuniverse.org - Brent Swancer December 23, 2016 One very pervasive element and motif of various tales and folklore around the world is the concept of making a deal with the Devil, or some similarly …

A Classic Formula For Pi Was Discovered Hidden in Hydrogen AtomsScienceAlert - Fiona MacDonald Back in 2015, scientists found something amazing for the first time - a classic formula for pi hidden in the world of quantum physics. Pi is the ratio …

This 15-Minute Task Could Boost Your Paycheck by $200 a Month. Here's How to Do ItTIME - Ian SalisburyDecember’s tax cut means millions of Americans will owe less money when they file their 2018 tax returns. Indeed, the new law is expected to give a typical middle earner a tax cut of nearly $1,000 for

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These Basic Units of Measurement Could Change in 2018Popular Mechanics - By David GrossmanThe International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM) is planning to review four units of measure, including the crucial kilogram, at a meeting that's currently ongoing from October 16 to 20. Afterwards,

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You can make any number out of four 4s because math is amazingwisn.com - Andrew Moseman Here's a fun math puzzle to brighten your day. Say you've got four 4s—4 4 4 4—and you're allowed to place any normal math symbols around them. How …

A math whiz who beat the odds of life and of the blackjack table and Wall StreetThe Washington Post - By Margaret WertheimHalfway through Edward O. Thorp’s lark-filled account of his pioneering career as a gambler and inventor of stock-trading tools, he tells us that “gambling is investing simplified.” So by reverse, investing

5 Tips for Helping Students Make Sense of Word Problems - The Teacher Studiotheteacherstudio.com How many of you have ever given your students a challenging problem and within SECONDS heard something like… This is the point where every teacher …

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Math Education Geometry Problem 829: Triangle, Circumcircle, Parallel, Chord, Side, Metric Relations. Level: High School,gogeometry.com - Antonio Gutierrez The figure below shows a triangle ABC with circumcircle O and chord DE parallel to AC. BD and BE intersects AC at F and G, respectively. If AB = 5, …