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The One Simple Thing That Finally Got My Kids to Stop Fighting

Remember when you thought your kids would be best friends, sharing toys and learning from each other in harmony every day of their lives? If so, I …

Parenting

20 Unusual Uses for Shop Tools

All shop tools were designed with a specific purpose, the table saw for cutting, the Shop-Vac for cleaning up. No matter what the tool is used for, …

Woodworking

100 STEAM Projects for Teachers

This is a collection of 100 STEAM Projects created for teachers and educators to do with youth. Each project encourages exploration, modification, …

The Magnetic Field Is Shifting. The Poles May Flip. This Could Get Bad.

The shield that protects the Earth from solar radiation is under attack from within. We can’t prevent it, but we ought to prepare.<p>One day in 1905, …

Magnetism

Ten books every teacher should read

In the last decade, a wealth of books has brought together ideas to help teachers have the greatest impact on student learning. Here are just a few<p>Plato’s Republic, Rousseau’s Émile and Dewey’s Democracy and Education – there’s a strong case to be made, as Dennis Hayes has, that these are the only …

Teaching

Francisco Mora: “É preciso acabar com o formato das aulas de 50 minutos”

Mora, autor do livro <i>Neuroeducación. Solo se puede aprender aquello que se ama</i> (<i>Neuroeducação. Só se pode aprender aquilo que se ama</i>), que já atingiu …

EXAME

São Paulo – Você está de férias em <b>Nova York</b> caminhando pela Quinta Avenida em direção ao Madison Square Park. Na altura do cruzamento com a Broadway, …

How to Make Fidget Spinner Toys

I’d never even heard of a “fidget spinner” until Donald Bell mentioned them on his Maker Update show. Suddenly, I’m seeing them everywhere, and having developed a seriously nervous tick in the past week, I think I need one now.<p>In this video from Kris’ Workshop, inspired by Jimmy DiResta videos, …

How to Free Frozen Bolts, Nuts, and Screws

We’ve all found ourselves faced with a badly frozen fastener–a rusted-shut screw, nut, or bolt–at least a few times in our lives. When I was a teen, my friends and I discovered a rusted heap of lawn mowers and some other machinery and metal pieces in a garbage heap. We had dreams of getting a …

How To Think, According To This Winner Of The Brain Prize

MIT's Ed Boyden on thinking, taking notes and rebooting your failures.<p><i>”Synthesize new ideas constantly. Never read passively. Annotate, model, think, and synthesize while you read, even when you’re reading what you conceive to be introductory stuff. That way, you will always aim towards</i> …

Tables of 6, 7, 8 and 9 in Your Hands

<b>Example: 5</b><p><i>Example: 3x2=6</i><p>Tessellated Wooden Art<p>How to Choose the Right Pot or Planter for a Plant<p>How to Take & Grow Succulents From Cuttings<p>Starting a …

How To Raise Brilliant Children, According To Science

"Why are traffic lights red, yellow and green?"<p>When a child asks you a question like this, you have a few options. You can shut her down with a "Just because." You can explain: "Red is for stop and green is for go." Or, you can turn the question back to her and help her figure out the answer with …

Come again? What scientists learned by studying men who are multiorgasmic

Given how much attention popular culture gives to female orgasms—from how to achieve them to how to improve them to how to multiply them—it’s easy to …

Sexual Health

How Much Apartment You Get for $1,500 a Month in 30 Major U.S. Cities

In many major cities, $1,500 is a fraction of the average cost of rent. If you’re planning a move, it’s useful to know what you’ll get for your …

Universal Cable Shortener

Soap Vomiting Unicorn<p>Make a Jacket Warmer Using an Old Sweater<p>How to Increase Humidity for Houseplants<p>Starting a Handmade Business<p>Question: Could I …

4 dicas simples para aprender o que você quiser, segundo um Nobel de Física

Para o físico americano <b>Richard Feynman</b>, ganhador do Nobel de Física em 1965, existiam dois tipos de sabedoria: aquela em que se aprende apenas o nome …

Dicas para planejar sua viagem ao Rio Quente e Caldas Novas em Goiás

Sou suspeito para comentar sobre as cidades de Caldas Novas e Rio Quente. Essas cidades e suas atrações me trazem recordações das temporadas de …

23 dicas fáceis para deixar sua comida deliciosa

Se você quer melhorar seu desempenho na cozinha, siga esses passos.

The 20 Best Comics and Graphic Novels of 2015

It’s been a <i>remarkable</i> year for comics. Huge publishers like DC and Marvel have rejuvenated their line-ups with tons of amazing books; beyond the big …

This Video Tells You What to Look Out for When Test Driving a Used Car

If you want to get a decent value car without taking the depreciation hit, used is the way to go. But if you don’t know what to look for, you can end …

The story behind 'alien megastructures' scientists may have found (but probably didn't)

This is a tricky story to write. The mysterious scientific observations it deals with could wind up being nothing, or they could amount to some new, interesting astrophysical phenomenon that gets its own little section in a planetary science textbook someday. But there's also the tiniest chance …

Boost Your Professional Reputation by Always Showing Up Five Minutes Early

When you show up late, people usually assume you’re disorganized, inconsiderate, and kind of flaky. Whatever the reason for your tardiness, these are …

12 coisas que você limpou errado sua vida inteira

Limpar a casa e alguns objetos, em específico, é sempre um tormento. Tem gente, por exemplo, que prorroga a tarefa até o último segundo possível e, …

Five Best Online Presentation Creation Tools

You don't have to download an office suite to build great-looking presentations for work, a talk, or school. There are plenty of online options that …

Como fazer um microscópio de aumento de 1000 vezes com seu smartphone e uma miçanga de vidro

A cada ano aparecem no mercado celulares mais modernos, mas não vamos esquecer que mesmo nossos celulares meio velhinhos são ótimos aparelhos. Com …

Fivela do MacGyver – Bem Legaus

A primeira vista um simples enfeite de cabelo, também conhecido como tic-tac, mas pode esquecer; o <i>Leatherdos</i> é muito mais que isto! Ele foi criado …

20 brinquedos feitos com materiais baratos que irão estimular a criatividade das crianças

Custo mínimo, diversão máxima.

Secrets of the Creative Brain

A leading neuroscientist who has spent decades studying creativity shares her research on where genius comes from, whether it is dependent on high IQ—and why it is so often accompanied by mental illness.<p>As a psychiatrist and neuroscientist who studies creativity, I’ve had the pleasure of working …

​Whiten Laundry with Egg Shells

We've talked about saving egg shells for the garden or for your coffee, but you can also use them in the laundry to whiten your clothes.<p>This won't …