Jena Lafont

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Bali is Surprisingly More Affordable than Ibiza this Year

Distance may make relationships harder, but apparently it can sometimes make vacationing easier. We know that sounds crazy, but trust us on this …

Scientists plan to drill into the Earth's mantle for the first time

We'd know a lot more about what's under the Earth's crust if Jules Verne's Icelandic volcano weren't but a figment of his imagination. Japan's Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology's (JAMSTEC) largest drilling ship called "Chikyu" is very real, though, and a group of international …

Earth Science

13 Reasons Students Hate Teachers

“Wait just a second,” you say as you read this title. “My students don’t hate me.”<p>Granted, not all students hate teachers, and you just might be that …

Quiz: Could you pass the new core maths test?

As the head of an education trust calls for a revolution in maths education, we put your functional maths skills to the test in our quiz<p>Maths education has been a hot topic of conversation recently, with the planned introduction of the English Baccalaureate and Shanghai maths teaching model among …

June 2015

25 No-Cost (or Low-Cost) Garden Tools

The only thing gardening will cost you is your time. Ok, that’s not true, but there are a lot of ‘gardening hacks’ out there that will save you …

How To Turn Your Backyard into a Four-Season Farm

According to Jack Algiere, the Vegetable Farm Manager at Stone Barns Center for Food and Agriculture, turning your garden into a four-season farm is …

11 Design Problems SOLVED! in 2 Sentences Or Less

From how to make a small space look bigger to choosing a lampshade, we've got you covered (quickly!)<p>We won't lie and say that the decorating conundrums that have been haunting you are <i>easy</i> to solve. But we can share the most boiled-down, easy-to-pass-on advice from our own Ask-A-Designer expert Scot …

Norway's Floating Snowflake Hotel Is A Five-Star Fjord Paradise

Norway is the greatest, and soon there will be a whole new way to see it: from the glass windowed wall of the world's first floating snowflake hotel.<p>The Krystall will feature 86 five-star hotel rooms, a spa and a conference center, all in a snowflake-shaped community in the middle of a picturesque …

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Beach Chic: Stars in Swim's Best Trends

From sexy prints to basic black bikinis, see whats in style for the season.<p>From sexy prints to basic black bikinis, see what's in style for the season. Plus, check out the latest fashion trends of the summer.