Kate Northen

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Why Not Apologizing Makes You Feel Better

To err is human.<p>So is refusing to apologize for those errors.<p>From toddlers and talk show hosts to preteens and presidents, we all know people who have done stupid, silly and evil things, then squared their jaws and told the world they've done nothing wrong.<p>Parents, educators and even public …

Guardian Weekend magazine feature: Is modern life making us ill? Yes, say those who suffer from electrosensitivity. Are they cranks, or should we all be throwing away our mobile phones? http://gu.com/p/3emad?CMP=NECNETTXT766 Photo: Thomas Ball

Sinking under a big green wave

PREVENTING pollution was one of the original aims of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), when it was set up in 1948. But its environmental …

Marine protection hit by government cash shortage

The government has admitted moving slowly to protect wildlife in the seas because of the cost.<p>Environment Minister Richard Benyon said that in the current financial squeeze he cannot designate as many areas for protection as he would like.<p>Environmentalists have accused the government of dragging …

Environmentalism

Cash shortage stretches to sea bed

<b>The government has admitted moving slowly to protect wildlife in the seas because of the cost.</b><p>Environment Minister Richard Benyon said that in the current financial squeeze he could not designate as many areas for protection as he would like.<p>He said he was hoping to confirm the designation of the …

Marine Conservation

To teach kids math, keep hands moving - Futurity

MICHIGAN STATE (US) — Students perform better in math when their instructors use hand gestures—a …

Kids

10 places to travel for a higher cause

Seeking some deeper meaning on your travels? Make your own pilgrimage to some of the world’s great spiritual sites.<p>1. Source of the Ganges (India)<p>The River Ganges is Hinduism’s holiest river, beginning in the Himalayan peaks of Uttar Pradesh and spilling out into the Bay of Bengal more than 2000km …