Dawn Hundt

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Why This Child Psychologist Is Begging Parents To Rethink Timeouts

It was the typical morning chaos, trying to get the kids off to school and myself to work. I pulled out a cute enough outfit and called Eve to get …

Parenting

Japanese Method of Gift Wrapping Only Takes 15 Seconds!

posted by Intern Sam -<p>1 day ago<p>The Japanese department store Takashimaya has a method of gift wrapping that only takes 15 seconds! They have gone …

Crafting

Can Dirt Save the Earth?

When John Wick and his wife, Peggy Rathmann, bought their ranch in Marin County, Calif., in 1998, it was mostly because they needed more space. Rathmann is an acclaimed children’s book author — “Officer Buckle and Gloria” won a Caldecott Medal in 1996 — and their apartment in San Francisco had …

Farming

6 Supermarket Chocolate Bars for Better Baking

More<p>All About Chocolate<p>Everything you want to know about chocolate<p>On more than one occasion, I've been chastised for using obscure ingredients that only Brooklyn hipsters can buy, an accusation that never fails to crack me up—I live in rural Kentucky. Aside from the Dutch cocoa and instant yeast …

Dessert

In His New Novel, Richard Powers Writes From a Tree’s Point of View

“The Overstory” turns the growing evidence of plant communication into literature<p>Richard Powers speaks for the trees.<p>Five years after the publication …

National Parks

It's Time to Let Go of Tired Teaching Habits

Guest post by Aric Foster<p>The first time a grading guru told me that points and percentages were unhealthy and perhaps immoral, I was first shocked, …

Teaching

This chart shows every major technological innovation in the last 150 years — and how they have changed the way we work

LONDON — Humanity is always moving forward with innovation after innovation improving global quality of life.<p>The last 150 years have seen the most remarkable advancement of technology in history. Electric lighting, cars, plastic, the telephone, and television are all less than 150 years old, while …

Innovation

MIT is making a device that can 'hear' the words you say silently

It's like having Siri listen to your internal commands.<p>Students from MIT have created a prototype device, dubbed AlterEgo, that can recognize the words you mouth when silently talking to yourself—and then take action based on what it thinks you’re saying.<p>Arnav Kapur, a master’s student at the MIT …

Artificial Intelligence

The demise of the nation state

After decades of globalisation, our political system has become obsolete – and spasms of resurgent nationalism are a sign of its irreversible decline. By Rana Dasgupta<p>What is happening to national politics? Every day in the US, events further exceed the imaginations of absurdist novelists and …

Political Science

Researchers Link Glyphosate to Shorter Pregnancies

Researchers from Indiana University and University of California San Francisco have linked glyphosate exposure in pregnancy to shortened gestational …

Glyphosate

The Absolute Best Hot Cross Buns Recipe Out There

<i>The Institute of Culinary Education (ICE) is one of the largest culinary schools in the world, offering both professional and recreational programs</i> …

Baking

14 Jokes for Kids That Will Actually Make You Laugh

These jokes, appropriate for kiddos aged 7-10, are sure to get grown-ups to truly LOL.<p>No matter how old they are, kids are often naturally hilarious and often truly love being told and telling jokes, particularly of the question-and-answer variety. But as much as you may want to foster their love …

Jokes

Exactly How to Make Melting Potatoes, the Trend That’s Taking Over Pinterest

Potatoes, how do we love thee? Let us count the ways. We’re all about mashing, smashing and even Hasselbacking. That’s why we were excited to read …

Mashed

How To Make Hot Cross Buns — Recipes from The Kitchn

Hot cross buns are lightly sweetened, mildly spiced rolls with a distinct image of a cross that runs across the top. They are specifically associated …

Hot Cross Buns

I didn’t understand male privilege until I became a stay-at-home dad

When my wife returned to work after parental leave, I took my first trip to the grocery with two kids, not knowing I would return home feeling like a hero. On a Monday morning, I pushed the green cart with flame decals through the second set of sliding doors and toward the deli. My 3-year-old son …

Parenting

Want To Have The Best Tomatoes? Put These Things In The Holes Before Planting Them

When dealing with gardening and planting all of those fruits and veggies, the greatest satisfaction of every gardener is to see the final outcome or …

Gardening

Extensive Data Shows Punishing Reach of Racism for Black Boys

A study of 20 million children shows the fragility of the American Dream.

Racism

How All Your Favourite Chefs Make Hot Cross Buns

• Popsugar<br>• Living<br>• Bread<p>Celebrity Chef Hot Cross Bun Recipes<p>How All Your Favourite Chefs Make Hot Cross Buns<p>Shares<p>Easter wouldn't be Easter without hot …

Baking

Lemon (or Lime) Curd Is Better Without Sugar—Seriously

The inspiration for Honey Lemon Curd came from (blogger and friend) Letty Flatt’s recipe for the same. I loved the idea of exchanging honey for sugar in a recipe where I knew that the honey would be a welcome flavor—in addition to being the sweetener. I decided a make-over of my own lemon curd …

Dessert

Delta Dispatches – Journalism Spotlight: Reporting The Drowning Coast

03.09.2018 | In Delta Dispatches Radio Show<p>On this special episode of Delta Dispatches, Simone and Jacques sit down with two members of the …

Death maps show where despair is killing Americans

Alcohol deaths are down, but drug overdoses are way, way up<p>Researchers have mapped out deaths from alcohol, drugs and violence across the U.S. and found troubling patterns of despair that have worsened in recent years.<p>While deaths from alcohol abuse, suicide and violence are down, they are more …

University of Washington

How to Raise Happy Kids: 10 Steps Backed by Science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be</b> <b>happy</b><b>.</b><p>Via Raising Happiness: …

Happiness

13 Female 'Cli-Fi' Writers Who Are Inspiring A Better Future​

By Carly Nairn<p>For International Women's Day, we decided to honor those lady writers bringing climate change to everyone's minds and eyeballs through …

Poor rural Victorians 'had best diet'

<b>Poor, rural societies which ate high-quality foods bought locally had the best diet and health in mid-Victorian Britain, a new report has revealed.</b><p>The healthiest regions, measured by low mortality rates, were often the most isolated.<p>In those areas, people would have consumed plenty of …

Holistic Medicine

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We Might Have Finally Found The Trigger For Autoimmune Diseases

What makes the body attack itself?<p>Scientists have identified a chain reaction that explains why our own bodies can turn against healthy cells, …

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Our chocolate hummus recipe will satisfy any chocolate craving, and it's rich in protein (a total bonus).<p>Not going to lie, when I first heard …

Dessert

These 11 Psychological Traits Reveal Striking Differences Between Conservatives And Liberals

And they can probably help us understand each other better.<p>Politically, Americans are more divided than ever.<p>When it comes to issues of race, …

What I Saw Treating the Victims From Parkland Should Change the Debate on Guns

They weren’t the first mass-shooting victims the Florida radiologist saw—but their wounds were radically different.<p>As I opened the CT scan last week to read the next case, I was baffled. The history simply read “gunshot wound.” I have been a radiologist in one of the busiest trauma centers in the …

Guns

This multi-coloured corn is real and there's a fantastic story behind it

The story of Glass Gem corn begins with an Oklahoma farmer named Carl Barnes. Barnes, now in his 80s, is half-Cherokee. He began growing older corn …

Forestry