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What's New on TV, Netflix, Digital, and DVD/Blu-ray This Week: April 17-23

<i>At a loss for what to watch this week? From new DVDs and Blu-rays, to what's new on Netflix and TV, we've got you covered.</i><p><b>New on DVD and Blu-ray</b><p><b>"Split"</b><br>Writer/director/twist-titan M. Night Shyamalan's psychological thriller arrives on Blu-ray, DVD, and On Demand April 18. The James McAvoy acting …

Entertainment

Heavy Screen Time Rewires Young Brains, For Better And Worse

There's new evidence that excessive screen time early in life can change the circuits in a growing brain.<p>Scientists disagree, though, about whether those changes are helpful, or just cause problems. Both views emerged during the Society for Neuroscience meeting in San Diego this week.<p>The debate …

The Brain

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Bad Writing Costs Businesses Billions

It’s not just a chore to wade through the badly written memos, emails, and other lousy business communication—this inefficiency costs us insane …

Misogyny could be treated as a hate crime by police across UK

Misogyny could be treated as a hate crime by police forces across England and Wales in a bid to tackle sexist abuse.<p>The move comes after …

England

The Best Resources For “Do Now” Activities To Begin A Class

“Do Now,” “Walk-In Procedures,” or “Warm-Ups” – they are names for activities that students begin to do right at the beginning of class or, as we try …

Insects are conscious, claims major paper that could show us how our own thoughts began

Insects have a form of consciousness, according to a new paper that might show us how our own began.<p>Brain scans of insects appear to indicate that …

38 Facts About Shakespeare’s 38 Plays

William Shakespeare died 400 years ago this month, on April 23, 1616. His complete works—at least 38 surviving plays (including several …

Literature

Georgia Just Executed An Intellectually Disabled Man Whose Sentencing Was Tainted By Racism

Kenneth Fults, an intellectually disabled man who pleaded guilty to murdering his next-door neighbor in 1996, was put to death by lethal injection Tuesday night in Georgia.<p>Fults, 47, was pronounced dead at 7:37 p.m. at the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification near Jackson. He was executed with the …

Disability

William Shakespeare 400th anniversary: 60 everyday words and phrases you never knew came from the playwright

23 April 2016: the day that marks 400 years since the death of playwright William Shakespeare.<p>The Bard’s legacy is still strongly felt around the …

The Fascinating Origin Stories of 7 Famous Novels

These days, everyone knows what an origin story is thanks to superhero movies and comic books. We’ve now seen multiple iterations of the origin story …

Literature

Trump's endorsement of violence reaches new level: He may pay legal fees for assault suspect

When<p>Donald Trumpsaid Sunday that he might pay the legal fees of a man charged with hitting a protester in the face at one of his rallies, it was the latest of many occasions when the leading Republican candidate for president appeared to condone or accept violence by supporters.<p>Heckling at rallies …

How Smartphones Are Affecting The Mind And Body Of Your Children

Smartphones are great tools for kids that can help them learn and even connect with others, but there are lots of things to watch out for. Here's why.

10 Quick And Healthy Chicken Recipes For Busy People

Busy and in need of quick healthy meal ideas? You need to check out these 10 awesome chicken recipes, all of which are ready to eat in under 30 mins!

All the Science Fiction and Fantasy Books That Everyone Will Be Talking About in March

This is a crazy month for science fiction and fantasy books. There’s a new Robert J. Sawyer mind-bender, and Catherynne M. Valente’s last fairyland …

Actual GOP candidate Donald Trump is boasting about the size of his penis in a presidential debate

Size apparently matters<p>After a question from Bret Baier about the personal attacks Marco Rubio has launched against Donald Trump in the past two weeks, the GOP front-runner complained that "he hit my hands -- nobody's ever hit my hands, I've never heard about this."<p>Despite the fact that John …

Presidential Debate

The planet’s history of violence over 4,000 years in one simple map

Search the interactive map to see where major battles in history have occurred and the 'bloodiest' parts of the world<p>A new ‘geography of violence’ map reveals where in the world major battles in the past 4,000 years have taken place.<p>The interactive journey through 'every battle' has been created …

The donut ice cream cone has arrived to make your dessert dreams come true

This latest dessert craze combines two of your favorite sweet treats: ice cream and donuts.<p>The 'doughnut cone' — an adventurous alternative to the …

What's Wrong With the Teenage Mind?

Children today reach puberty earlier and adulthood later. The result: A lot of teenage weirdness. Alison Gopnik on how we might readjust adolescence.<p>"What was he thinking?" It's the familiar cry of bewildered parents trying to understand why their teenagers act the way they do.<p>How does the boy who …

Pediatrics

Shakespeare and sex in the 16th century [infographic]

Sex was far from simple in 16th century England. Shakespeare himself wed a woman eight years his senior, a departure from the typical ages of both …

16th century