Jennie Aston

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El Capitan: How did the climbers do it?

What’s different about big-wall climbing?<p>The term “big wall” is generally used by climbers to describe some of the world’s longest climbs – usually predominantly on rock involving up to 30 rope lengths, and on which most climbers would expect to spend days climbing. Developed in Yosemite in the …

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Kindergarten Entry Tests And More Education Predictions for 2015

In 2014 we've covered education as the world-changing story it is and you've been along for the ride. And so at year's end, NPR Ed reached far and wide to bring you a set of provocative predictions for the education world in 2015:<p><b>1) Blended Learning As A Daily Practice</b><br>One thing American schools …

How Marketing Will Change In 2015: The Creative Forecast

Top agency, digital and brand players weigh in on the year to come.<p>It’s a new year and time for prediction and anticipation. How much mobile-first, e-commerce-driving engagement will you be programmatically integrating into your 2015 360 strategy?<p>Marketing has made real, beyond-buzzword shifts over …

Beggar uses card reader to take donations

Damien Preston-Booth travels from his home in Lancashire to beg on the streets of Mayfair in central London<p>A professional beggar who travels hundreds of miles from his home in Lancashire to London’s Mayfair has been using a credit card reader to accept payments from wealthy tourists.<p>Damien …

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How to look interesting (when you’re not)

Have you got the memo yet? Figured out how to win round one in 2015 fashion’s game? C’mon, catch up. Right now, the way to appear fashionable is to look interesting rather than beautiful. Missed the not-so-subtle clues? Joan Didion is the much celebrated poster girl for Céline, while Joni Mitchell …

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