Julia Steiner

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Hip flexor exercises: Stretches to strengthen

• What are hip flexors?<br>• Stretches<br>• Strengthening exercises<br>• Risks of tight hip flexors<br>• Takeaway<p>People who sit for extended periods of time are at a high risk …

CRISPR ‘Off Switch’ Discovered, Could Make Powerful Gene-Editing Tool More Precise

One of the key hurdles in using CRISPR-Cas9 as a genetic engineering tool is its lack of precision. Every now and then, CRISPR-Cas9, which evolved in …

Database provides a rare peek at a human embryo’s first weeks

When I first found out my daughter existed, she was about half the size of a mini chocolate chip.I was six weeks pregnant; she was four weeks into …

9 Tiny Gardens Made Magical With Fairy Doors

The adorable little details couldn't be more enchanting.<p>These whimsical additions to your outdoor space make the perfect family project.

Da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man Makes for a Very Limber Action Figure

In a week that sees a new <i>Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles</i> movie opening, let us all take a moment to appreciate the original Leonardo, who was able to …

Sculptor Mashes up Directors and Their Films in Gorgeous Detail

Alright, so my holiday wish-list is now officially started, and leading the “must have” column is pretty much all of these sculptures of directors …

Ethereal Wood Engravings Evoke a Peaceful Balance Between Man and Nature

Artist Suzuki Yasuo etches fine lines and careful crosshatching into circular cuts of wood to create his intricate and ethereal engravings. His pieces feature natural creatures like owls and butterflies surrounded by organic plant forms, from seaweed to mushrooms. Other works portray profiles of …

Suzuki

Insects like you've never seen them before (pictures)

Prev | Next<p><b>Published:</b><p>Up NextA spider's erection, and other cool... 17<p>Latest Stories<p>LG to roll out its first Nano IPS-based monitors at CES 2018<p>LG to roll out its first Nano IPS-based monitors at CES 2018<p>by Lori Grunin<p>Vizio M-Series makes midrange TV sense<p>23<p>Vizio M-Series makes midrange TV sense<p>by …

Take Your Outdoor Essentials Anywhere with the Tepui Expedition Gear Container

Take Your Outdoor Essentials Anywhere with the Tepui Expedition Gear Container With the launch of their new line of Expedition Series Gear Bags, …

Four neuromyths that are still prevalent in schools – debunked

It’s not true that you only use 10% of your brain, nor can you categorise students by ‘learning styles’ – let’s cut this nonsense from classrooms<p>It is no surprise that many teachers have an interest in neuroscience and psychology since areas such as memory, motivation, curiosity, intelligence and …

Top 10 Educational Technology Resources for the Classroom (Grades K-12)

LessonCast<p>LessonCast<p>LessonCast is a website where experienced teachers submit—via PowerPoint, document, pictures, or web cam—a "lesson idea or …

21 Magical Places In The South You Won't Believe Actually Exist

The South has A LOT to offer.

15 Surreal Places In Texas You Need To Visit Before You Die

The stars at night are big and bright...

Official Tickets and Your Source for Live Entertainment

Events Near You<p>Nov<p>22<p>Wed<p>Stacked Like PancakesThe Hollow Party, The Never Ending Fall, PLEVYAK, Joint Operation<p>Rams Head Live!, Baltimore, …

Bernie Sanders shuts down teen climate change denier: 'Thank you for your question. You're wrong.'

DES MOINES, IOWA — Bernie Sanders shut down a teenage girl who questioned the existence of manmade global warming on Thursday morning, to the delight …

The 27 Most Exciting Books Coming In 2016

Here are the books we can't wait to read in 2016! (Ranked in no particular order.)

9 Science Stories You Can't Miss: The Flooding Of Trump's Buildings Edition

GIFs show what rising sea levels could do to Trump buildings. That and other great science stories from BuzzFeed and around the web.<p>View this post on Facebook

When good weather is bad news: a storm adventure in Iceland

Winters in Iceland can be brutal, but a new hike aims to ‘make storms fun’. Kevin Rushby hopes for danger, blizzards and high winds<p>In the mood for adventure? Here’s a ready-made one waiting to be activated. Just add a flight to Reykjavik, some atrocious weather and Kommi Hermannsson, an Icelandic …

Airbnb Unveils Their Most Wish-Listed Properties

One of them has a Pirates of the Caribbean theme...<p>This week, Airbnb released their list of the world's most desirable properties selected from their roster of almost two million listings in over 190 countries. Surprisingly, the list proved that less is more as some of the site's most unexpected, …

Hospitality

All of the Reasons Scientists Are Certain We Are Now Living in the Anthropecene

24 scientists from top universities around the world say they have hard evidence that humans have irrevocably altered Earth’s geology.<p>"Human activity is leaving a pervasive and persistent signature on Earth." So begins one of the more depressing scientific papers I've ever read.<p>What follows in "The …

Earth Science

Is This A Snowy Wonderland Or The World Inside A Petri Dish?

Do you remember cutting paper snowflakes in school? Artist Rogan Brown has elevated that simple seasonal art form and taken it to science class.<p>These large-scale paper sculptures may evoke snow, but actually trade on the forms of bacteria and other organisms. The patterns may feel familiar, but …

Modern Art

Don't forget, the science of memory is key to helping students learn

Neuroscientist Catharine Young explains how memories are formed and suggests strategies teachers can use to make sure students remember information<p>Since the dawn of time, learning and memory have gone together like bread and butter, up and down, spaghetti and meatballs. These two phenomena are so …

Electronic plants

P. H. Raven, R. F. Evert, S. E. Eichhorn, <i>Biology of Plants</i> (W. H. Freeman, New York, 2005).<p>B. Buchanan, W. Gruissem, R. Jones, <i>Biochemistry &</i> …

Engineering

Biology Teacher Uses Own Body To Teach Anatomy

These are a couple pictures and video of Dutch biology teacher Debby Heerkens teaching anatomy to her class by wearing different spandex suits …

Teaching

Two Great Chromebook Tools for Creating Animations for Your Class

September 30, 2015<br>Upon your request, here are the two tools we would highly recommend for teachers seeking to create animations and explainer videos …

Education Technology

7 important YouTube Tips for Teachers

September 11, 2015<br>YouTube is undoubtedly a great source of educational video content to use with students in class. whether you are looking for …

Here’s the best way to guess correctly on a multiple choice test

Often, you’ll hear people say that you should “trust your instincts” when making decisions. But are first instincts always the best?<p>Psychological research has shown many times that no, they are often no better—and in many cases worse—than a revision or change. Despite enormous popular belief that …

Psychology

Fasting lunch recipes

Five fasting lunch recipes, approximately 300 calories each, that could help you lose weight and feel your best<p>This intermittent-fasting diet, devised by Lily Simpson of Detox Kitchen and the nutirionist Robert Hobson to accompany Christina Howells' fitness plan, entails five days of normal eating …

Recipes

Deleting genes could boost lifespan by 60 per cent, say scientists

The secret of extending life by decades may lie in switching off certain genes, scientists believe, after showing that small genetic tweaks can make organisms live 60 per cent longer.<p>Ten years of research by the Buck Institute for Research on Ageing and the University of Washington has identified …

Genetics

Five day 'fasting' diet slows down ageing and may add years to life

The Fasting Mimicking Diet (FMD) improves longevity while cutting the risk of cancer and diabetes by half, scientists have found<p>A five day diet which mimics fasting could slow down ageing, add years to life, boost the immune system and cut the risk of heart disease and cancer, scientists …

Holistic Medicine