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Science says parents of successful kids have these 11 things in common

Most parents want their kids to stay out of trouble, do well in school, and go on to live successful lives as adults.<p>And while there isn’t a set …

Stanford University

You Can Learn Everything Online Except for the Things You Can't

I've seen several quotes that say something like this: "Everything I learned in college can now be found online for free."<p>Is that true or false? …

12 Exercises to Improve Your Posture

Having good posture is about more than looking good. It helps you to develop strength, flexibility, and balance in your body. These can all lead to …

Yoga

The Hubble Space Telescope in orbit

EASTERN PHILOSOPHY - Matsuo Basho

EASTERN PHILOSOPHY - The Buddha

Buddhism

EASTERN PHILOSOPHY - Confucius

Confucius

EASTERN PHILOSOPHY - Lao Tzu

Taoism

In honor of Earth Day, here's the most detailed satellite view of the Northern Hemisphere yet

The newest polar-orbiting satellite in the U.S. fleet snapped the most detailed image of the Northern Hemisphere, just in time for Earth Day.<p>The satellite photo — taken by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) NOAA-20 spacecraft — looks down on the top of the globe, showing …

Astronomy

On 4/20, Chuck Schumer To Introduce Bill To Decriminalize Marijuana

Politics isn't always red or blue. Lately, it has been green.<p>Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., plans to introduce legislation on Friday to decriminalize marijuana on the federal level, adding a high-profile advocate in the effort to decriminalize, legalize and normalize marijuana use in …

Mitch McConnell

How to set up a Google Classroom to train students, employees, or anyone who wants to learn

Google Classrooms is an easy way to create an online educational environment. Jack Wallen shows you how to create your first class so you can begin …

Education Technology

Want to live forever? You just have to make it to 2050

"If you're under 40 reading this article, you're probably not going to die unless you get a nasty disease."<p>Those are the words of esteemed futurologist Dr. Ian Pearson, who told The Sun he believes humans are very close to achieving "immortality" – the ability to never die.<p>Humans have been trying …

11 Scientific Tips That Will Help You Learn Anything Faster - And Actually Remember It

Hack the learning process.<p>Kids can and should practice the skill of learning if they want a fighting chance at fulfilling all those lofty goals their …

Childhood Behavioral Concerns: How to Stop Whining in Its Tracks

I love so many things about my children, but there are definitely some things I could live without. Whining is one of those things.<p>Every time I hear …

Parenting

How to Build a Giant ‘Snow Slide’ That Will Exhaust And Entertain Kids For Hours

Because no kid gets tuckered out building a snowman.<p>Everybody builds snowmen. Some parents get creative and build igloos or snow forts. But if you …

This is how to overcome anger: 5 powerful secrets from mindfulness

There’s a voice shouting. Takes a second before you realize it’s yours. You feel energized. Righteous. Driving every point home. It’s like the climax …

These drones plant trees by firing seed pods at the ground

Startups are tapping into the business potential of ecosystem restoration.<p>Climate change is a sprawling, complex problem. But there is an astonishingly simple way to make a difference: plant more trees. Trees scrub pollution from the air, reduce erosion, improve water quality, provide homes for …

Raspberry Pi Powered Nerf Sentry Gun

Maker Tyler Lugger has published a great project to the Hackster.io website which details how you can use a Pi mini PC to create a Raspberry Pi …

Physics Breakthrough: 'Sound Tornadoes' Can Levitate Humans With New Acoustic Tractor Beam

For the first time, physicists have discovered a way to levitate large objects—as in, human-sized objects—with an acoustic tractor beam.<p>Acoustic …

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4 Nighttime Habits That Will Keep You More Rested, Motivated, and Productive (and They Only Take 5 Minutes)

Neglecting your nighttime habits leaves a lot of success and growth on the table.<p>You've had a long and hopefully productive day. You're ready to unwind and relax until you fall asleep at some point.<p>However, doing that is leaving a lot of potential growth on the table, along with quality sleep. …

Here’s How Much the Average American Collects in Social Security at Age 62, 66, and 70

Retirement planning is hard if you don't know how much you'll get in Social Security benefits.<p>Are you financially prepared for retirement? Probably …

Want your kids to talk to you? Try this...

If you want your kids to talk to you, don’t ask them questions.<p>Kids and husbands have a lot in common—both hate questions. Husbands don’t have the nerve to tell their wives how much they detest the <i>why</i> word. Kids? Boys will grunt a nonsensical response, girls will flash a dramatic eye-roll, and both …

Parenting

Alexa for Android gets voice commands, giving everyone an Echo | Trusted Reviews

<b>Amazon is bringing Alexa’s dulcet tones to the assistant’s Android app, enabling users to interact with the app as they would an Echo device.</b><p>The roll …

Smart Homes

Zoom Through the Famous Orion Nebula with NASA's Incredible 3D Video

Take a tour of one of the most famous star-forming gas clouds in the night sky, the Orion Nebula, with a new, 3D visualization released by NASA.<p>In …

Stop Those Annoying Browser Prompts Asking for Your Location or to Send Notifications

If you've grown tired of answering those annoying browser prompts every time a website wants to show you notifications or know your location, you can …

How to Calculate Paycheck Withholding and Deductions- Hint: It's Easy

How to Calculate Withholding and Deductions from Employee Paychecks<p>Calculating Federal Income Tax Withholding, FICA Tax, and More<p>Updated June 18, 2018<p>…