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There’s one key difference between kids who excel at math and those who don’t

“I’m just not a math person.”<p>We hear it all the time. And we’ve had enough. Because we believe that the idea of “math people” is the most self-destructive idea in America today. The truth is, you probably <i>are</i> a math person, and by thinking otherwise, you are possibly hamstringing your own career. …

Education

Creative Mom Turns Her Baby’s Naptime Into Dream Adventures (Updated)

Do babies dream when they sleep, or they simply rest peacefully? Queenie Liao, a free-lance artist and mother of three boys living in California, has …

Parenting

This Bad Lip Reading of Game of Thrones Is Hilarious

Remember when Littlefinger leaned over to Sansa during a jousting scene in <i>Game of Thrones</i> and whispered, "How do you feel about people who go, …

Mesmerizing Translucent Waves from 19th Century Paintings

The late 19th century Armenian-Russian painter Ivan Konstantinovich Aivazovsky created some truly spectacular paintings of seascapes that capture the beautiful, shimmering essence of the tumultuous waters. The marine artist gained recognition for his impeccable ability to recreate the expressive …

Art

SciFi Starship Comparison Chart

This is a massive Starship Size Comparison Chart, created by designer Dirk Loechel and posted on DeviantArt.<p>The design gathers ships from many …

gCaptain Forum

Israel’s Deepest Well Targets 1.5 Billion Barrels of Oil

By Shoshanna Solomon<p>(Bloomberg) — The deepest oil well drilled in Israel’s 65-year history may be the most important.<p>Houston’s Noble Energy Inc. will …

Merchant Shipping

Samsung Heavy Wins Major Newbuild Orders, Settles Dispute with FLEX LNG

In an exchange filing today, Samsung Heavy Industries announced the winning of contracts to build a new drillship and two LNG carriers for a total …

In bullying cases, where are the parents?

Where were the parents?<p>That’s what crossed my mind when I read about the lawsuit against Concord-Carlisle High School, from a girl who claimed she …

Authority as It Relates to Incident Command

The role of an incident commander (IC) is, in essence, one of leadership. Regardless of the individual, their rank or the situation at hand, the …

The 19 Most '90s Songs Of The '90s

We've been writing a lot about bad songs lately.<p>And for some reason, most of them happened to be made during the '90s. Which isn't to say the '90s didn't also have its fair share of great songs.<p>Quite the opposite. Sort of.<p>Dipping our toe like this into the '90s nostalgia movement left us wanting …

Gwen Stefani

Capitalizing on a Booming Well Intervention Market, Helix ESG Orders the Q7000

Houston-based deepwater well intervention firm, Helix Energy Solutions Group, Inc. (NYSE: HLX), has announced their plans to build the Q7000, their …

Bryant’s Maritime Blog – 2 July 2013 | Bryant's Maritime Consulting

Headlines:<p>San Francisco Bay – revised America’s Cup RNA;<p>Access Board – Passenger Vessel Accessibility Guidelines;<p>USCG – load lines for certain …

This Pillow Glows When Your Long-Distance Partner Goes To Bed

Romance is complicated just by itself, and when you add distance to the equation things rarely get easier.<p>This is where Pillow Talk comes in.<p>Pillow Talk is an Internet-enabled pair of pillows that talk to each other anywhere in the world. When your long-distance paramour is sleeping, your pillow …

Decorations

LinkedIn

Diamond Offshore Orders New $755 Million Semi, Signs Contract with BP

Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (NYSE: DO) signed an agreement today with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co. to build a new Moss CS60E design, harsh …

30 Must-Have iPhone Apps For Frequent Flyers

Your iPhone could be your most valuable travel companion. It can help you get the best seats on and off the plane, get you to the gate on time, find convenient airport lounges, avoid weather cancellations and even help you find the bathroom in a pitch dark hotel room. All these apps are available …

Best Parenting Tweets: What Moms And Dads Said On Twitter This Week

Here's one that falls into the category of "Things Nobody Tells You Before Kids" -- Being a parent requires tremendous stamina. Seriously, if someone had informed us of how much chasing was involved, we might have at least done some extra cardio-training pre-pregnancy. And moms on Twitter this week …

A Race Against Time To Find WWI's Last 'Doughboys'

Ten years ago, writer Richard Rubin set out to talk to every living American veteran of World War I he could find. It wasn't easy, but he tracked down dozens of centenarian vets, ages 101 to 113, collected their stories and put them in a new book called <i>The Last of the Doughboys</i>. He tells NPR's …

Star Wars: Episode IV Opening Sequence Recreated In Minecraft

People have done some pretty amazing things in Minecraft and now someone has recreated the first five minutes of Star Wars completely in Minecraft. …

Amazing