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Victoria Falls back on tourist trail after Mugabe ousted from power in Zimbabwe

It is one of the seven natural wonders of the world, the stupendous roar of its cascades synonymous with the raw beauty of the African landscape.<p>But for nearly two decades, Victoria Falls was a little-visited gem, as the political violence and mismanagement of Robert Mugabe's regime kept tourists …

South Africa

Southwest Airlines Launches New Cheap Flights To Hawaii

Southwest has announced plans to serve four airports in the Hawaiian Islands: Daniel K. Inouye International Airport in Honolulu (HNL), Kahului …

Flying

I Doubled How Much Exercise and Protein I Got For a Month to Lose Weight Quick (Here's How it Felt)

Dieting isn't supposed to be easy. Mine wasn't. But it worked and it motivated me to never have to do it again.<p>In a word: it made me feel very sloooow.<p>But it worked. The idea was to lose about a pound each week over four weeks to jump-start my training for a high-altitude trail marathon later in …

Fitness

The 15 Gorgeous Hikes Everyone In Utah Must Complete

Hiking Utah’s trails is one of the best way to bask in the Beehive State’s natural beauty. We’ve featured many hikes over the last year, and today …

Hiking

30 excuses stopping you from living your best life (and 30 solutions to overcome them)

“I attribute my success to this: — I never gave or took an excuse.” — Florence Nightingale<p>Studies show that failure is among the most common reasons …

Motivation

Conquering the Devil’s Backbone

Peak<p>Mount Baldy<p>Group<p>Trailhead<p>Manker Flats Campground<p>I was really nervous about Clibing Mount Baldy. I kept hearing horror stories of people having to …

Hiking

How to Make Classic BBQ Ribs Video

This two-part method for grilling babyback pork ribs comes straight out of Kansas City, one of the great barbeque capitals of America. You’ll see how …

Cooking

10 awe-inspiring B.C. hikes to do before you die

here’s 10 amazing day hikes and backpacking trips in B.C. that deserve to be on your ever-growing to-do list.<p>1. North Coast Trail<p><b>Where:</b> Cape Scott …

Hiking

Want the beauty of Utah’s Bryce and Zion, without all the people? Try these less-crowded areas — or 20 others across the country.

Park visitation is at a record high — good for tourism, not so good for peace and quiet. From Acadia to Zion, Bryce Canyon to Yosemite, leading …

National Parks

Apple ‘Star’ might be an ARM-based MacBook with a touchscreen display and LTE support

Apple is supposedly developing a new kind of laptop or tablet device that features a touchscreen display, an ARM processor, and 4G LTE connectivity. …

4G LTE

Search Tes Resources

TES PICKS<p>Quick View<p>The main purpose of this activity is to give students practice at simplifying surds without using a calculator. It also serves as …

Teaching

Some Helpful Gmail Tips for Teachers

Gmail is one of the best email services out there. It offers a wide variety of features and functionalities to help you manage your emails more …

Education Technology

I work at one of America's underfunded schools. It's falling apart

An Oklahoma teacher’s account of her school district, from the classrooms without desks and supplies to the professors who hold office hours in their cars<p>In my Oklahoma high school classroom, it is not easy to tell where federal funding ends and state funding begins – in fact, most teachers don’t …

Education

The Best Coastal Breweries

1 of 10<p>Coronado Brewing Company<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Half Moon Bay Brewing Co.<p>3 of 10<p>Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>A1A Ale …

Craft Brewing

Utah: Hiking Zion and Bryce Canyons, and the Narrows

Everything You Need to Know to Hike Bryce Canyon: TIP! Rent the Gear for the Virgin River!<p>By Laura Ferguson<p>I wasn’t sure what to expect on my first …

Hiking

Alysia's Basic Meat Lasagna Recipe

"This is a very basic, very easy to make meat lasagna."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds ground beef<p>1 teaspoon garlic powder<p>1 (28 ounce) jar sausage flavored …

Onions

The Best Grilled Ribs

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together brown sugar, salt, paprika, garlic powder, dry mustard, and pepper in a small bowl.<p>Step 2<p>Rub ribs with olive oil, …

BBQ

The Best Way to Cook Pork Ribs in a Slow Cooker

Cooking pork ribs on the grill or in the oven is a long and slow process, requiring hours of careful tending. Cooking ribs in a slow cooker …

Cooking

The Secret to Juicy Grilled Pork Chops Every Time

A simple solution for all your pork chop problems.<p>Have you ever eaten a pork chop that’s oddly reminiscent of shoe rubber? Even if it's swimming in a …

BBQ

5 best easy hikes at Silver Falls State Park

SILVERTON, Ore. -- Not everyone has the time or endurance to hike the Trail of Ten Falls.<p>The showcase trail at Silver Falls State Park — where you …

Hiking

Webinar: STEM Education: Enhance Student Learning with Simulation Apps

If you want to learn about using simulation apps to improve student learning, then tune into this webinar with Ivana Milanovic from the University of …

Apps

Inside the climate change lawsuit pitting Big Oil against San Francisco and Oakland

Oil companies are trying to get the suit tossed out of court<p>On May 24th, the line outside of Courtroom 12 at the United States District Court in San Francisco was dense enough that two lawyers behind me worried they wouldn’t get seats. So, they jumped ahead in the line to witness the latest volley …

Fossil Fuels

Brilliant adapter makes your wired Bose noise cancelling headphones wireless

Getting a pair of Bose noise cancelling headphones is a big investment so it’s not the kind of thing you upgrade regularly. Of course, Bose products …

Tech Trends

10 Packing Essentials for Backcountry Camping

Seasoned outdoorsmen (and women) use a minimalist's mindset when it comes to packing for a backwoods camping excursion. But those less versed in this …

Snacks

Turmeric Scrambled Eggs: Your 21st Century Brunch Plate

Nutrition Highlights (per serving)<p>Calories 424<p>Fat 22g<p>Carbs 40g<p>Protein 20g<p>Nutrition Facts<p>Servings: 4<p>Amount per serving<p>Calories<p>424<p>% Daily Value*<p><b>Total</b> …

Food

PBS MLE Certification

<b>Program Perks</b><p>Showcase your media literacy mastery with a certificate and digital badge.<p>Announce your certification to school and district leaders …

Education Technology

A Warming Planet Could Zap Nutrition From Rice That Feeds The World

Grains are the bedrock of civilization. They led humans from hunting and gathering to city-building. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization, the fruits of three grasses provide the world with 60 percent of its total food: corn, wheat and rice. Aside from energy-rich carbohydrates, …

Climate Change

Pork Chops with Blue Cheese Gravy Recipe

"This recipe makes the most delicious creamy gravy to serve over pork chops. It tastes like something from a fancy restaurant. Serve with sauteed …

Food

This Is the Secret to Making Perfect Hushpuppies

Hushpuppies are two-bite nuggets of piping hot, deep-fried cornbread. They are beloved in the South. Most (if not all) plates served at a Southern …

Deep Frying

Technology in Education: Pickerington school district earns national honor

The Pickerington Local School District recently was recognized for its work to implement technology into classrooms to enhance student learning and …

Education Technology