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'Invisible' Bike Helmets Are A Real Thing Now

If so, then two Swedish industrial design students have solved your problem and have created an "invisible helmet" for cyclists.<p>Bike helmets are a very important safety feature, especially for those who cycle around a busy city where both drivers and pedestrians can be a problem. But there is no …

Bicycle Helmets

There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

• Different kids with different levels of preparation come into a math class. Some of these kids have parents who have drilled them on math from a young age, while others never had that kind of parental input.<br>• On the first few tests, the well-prepared kids get perfect scores, while the unprepared kids …

Kids

Sparks shooter, 12, got weapon used in fatal school attack from his home

The 12-year-old student who opened fire on a Nevada middle school campus, wounding two classmates and killing a teacher before he turned the gun on himself, got the weapon from his home, authorities said Tuesday.<p>Washoe County school district police said they are still working to determine how the …

School is a prison — and damaging our kids

<b>(wavebreakmedia via Shutterstock)</b><p>Longer school years aren’t the answer. The problem is school itself. Compulsory teach-and-test simply doesn’t work<p>Peter Gray<p>August 26, 2013 11:45am (UTC)<p>Parents send their children to school with the best of intentions, believing that’s what they need to become …

Typhoon Usagi kills 25 in China

A powerful storm hit Hong Kong and the southern China coast on Monday blowing cars off roads, crippling power lines, causing flooding and killing at least 25 people.<p>Typhoon Usagi, the strongest storm to hit the western Pacific this year, began pounding southern China late Sunday. More than 370 …

Kenya attack: a photographer's view from the Westgate mall

I was at home when I heard from a friend about something happening but we weren't sure what it was so I went to the Westgate mall and saw some bodies lying in the car park and realised it was serious. I saw some police so I hid behind cars to take cover and slowly got closer to the gate. An injured …

Three Reasons Apple Created The iPhone 5C

After months of rumor, hype, speculation, and outright guessing, Apple finally held its big iPhone unveiling party last week. As expected, it introduced not one, but <i>two</i> new iPhone models. Apple announced the obligatory iPhone 5s, along with a cheaper, more colorful sibling, the iPhone 5c.<p>The …

From Peace To Patriotism: The Shifting Identity Of 'God Bless America'

In the fall of 1938, radio was huge. That Halloween, Orson Welles scared listeners out of their wits with his <i>War of the Worlds</i>. And on November 10, 1938 — the eve of the holiday that was known then as Armistice Day — the popular singer Kate Smith made history on her radio show. She sang a song that …

Manuel Pellegrini insists Joe Hart is the No 1 goalkeeper at Manchester City despite his recent loss of form

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has dismissed any prospect of dropping Joe Hart despite the goalkeeper’s difficult start to the season.<p>After a string of high-profile errors in the second half of the last campaign, Hart was at fault for James Morrison’s goal in <b>England</b>’s 3-2 win over …

Liverpool: Brendan Rodgers' men pay perfect tribute to Bill Shankly

<b>Among all the tributes scattered around Anfield to mark the anniversary of the 100th birthday of Bill Shankly, one would have pleased the legendary Scot more than any other.</b><p>At the end of a 1-0 win over champions Manchester United that continued their flawless start to the Premier League season, …

Soccer

Manchester United need director of football - Damien Comolli

<b>Manchester United need someone to help them in the transfer market, according to former Tottenham and Liverpool director of football Damien Comolli.</b><p>United manager David Moyes and chief executive Ed Woodward are new to their roles at the club and had a difficult summer in the transfer market.<p>The …

Soccer

Liverpool Blog - ESPN FC

By Steven Kelly, Liverpool blogger<p>3 days ago<p>Liverpool's move for Alisson Becker triggered a massive reaction among supporters. This was the clearest …

Soccer