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How Korean Language (Hankul)was Invented

BEFORE Hankul was created, the Korean language did not have its own script. For more than a thousand years, educated Koreans wrote their language …

Reading to Newborn Babies Makes them Smarter

<b></b>Reading to young children has such a powerful impact on the rest of their lives that experts now recommend parents begin doing so when their babies …

Study Skills

How is Human Activities Affecting Biodiversity

The term “biological diversity,” or “biodiversity” for short, designates all the world’s species, ranging from the smallest bacteria to the giant …

Ecology

Underground Heat Energy Potential

Beneath the surface of the earth lies a huge tremendous store of heat called <i>geothermal energy. Much</i> of this heat is stored in underground layers of …

Hot Springs

How Effective are Animal Senses

The range of colors our eyes capture is but a minute fraction of the electromagnetic spectrum. For instance, our eyes cannot see infrared radiation, …

Magnetism

How is Rain Formed

About 97 percent of the earth’s water is held in the oceans. The rest is, for the most part, locked up in glaciers or stored in lakes and aquifers. …

Dealing with Work Place Burnout

Dealing with Work Place Burnout.<p>Workplace Burnout is more than mere tiredness, and it goes beyond the ordinary stress of everyday work. Burnout is …

The Workplace

Dealing with Sleep Disorder

<b>Dealing with Sleep Disorder</b><p>According to Brazilian sleep specialist Rubens Reimão, an estimated 35 percent of the world’s population suffer from …

Sleep

Housework Great Exercise

<b>Housework Great Exercise</b><p>Can vacuuming, washing windows, and pushing a baby stroller be classed as healthy exercise? The answer is yes, according to a …

Study Skills