Serhiy Dutchak

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The Untold Story Behind the Quest to Train 100,000 STEM Teachers

The best solutions emerge from the center of networks<p>Talia Milgrom-Elcott went to Harvard Law School with the idea of making the world a better place. An early role model was Charles Nesson, a professor at Harvard who devoted his career to defending the downtrodden. One of his cases, involving a …

How Instagram Learns From Your Likes To Keep You Hooked

Instagram’s Explore tab whittles billions of images down to just the ones you’ll like by tapping your behavior and metadata–not the image content itself.<p>Whenever I open Instagram these days, it feels like I’m being watched. The minute I follow a new person or double tap a landscape or cat pic, the …

How Edward Snowden Inadvertently Helped Vladimir Putin's Internet Crackdown

Edward Snowden's exposés of the National Security Agency's global surveillance sparked calls to roll them back around the world. But in Russia, where he claimed asylum, Vladimir Putin's censors seized on his revelations to justify unprecedented control over the internet — and expand the Kremlin's …

Turn Fear into Excitement So You Can Pursue Your Dreams

<b>“There are two basic motivating forces: fear and love. When we are afraid, we pull back from life. When we are in love, we open to all that life has</b> …

Positive Thinking

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U.S. Told Ukraine to Stand Down as Putin Invaded

Moscow was emboldened when it got Crimea, not appeased.

Crimea

Daily Inspiration #2154

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Putin likes the Iran deal

In fact, Putin took some serious credit for it.<p>"The deal on Iran nuclear program is based on the approach articulated by President Vladimir Putin," the Russian Foreign Ministry tweeted on Tuesday.<p>Putin added, in a statement released by the Kremlin, that the deal is means that its "bilateral …

South Asia

The Man Who Predicted Putin

Vladimir Voinovich, Russia’s 82-year-old satirist, on why the rise of a KGB man was inevitable but why Russia’s decline and fall into …

How to Master Your Inner Voice and Fall in Love with Yourself

Your mind is the battleground. Touch somebody and tell them the enemy is after your mind. Out to worry you to death, out to stress you to death, out …

How to Change Your Life in Just One Day

Imagine that with just one wave of a magic wand you could turn your entire life around. Well, you my dear, hold the power to use that wand at any …

Happiness

What Makes a School Successful?

What makes a U.S. primary or secondary school successful?<p>Traditionally, education policy has focused on factors such as teachers’ advanced degrees …

Elon Musk: How One Visionary Is Changing the Future

Elon Musk is renowned worldwide for his roles as co-founder of PayPal and CEO of green technology giants Solar City, SpaceX, and Tesla Motors. Now, …

3 Ways to Become Fascinating and Compel People to Listen

<i>Talk to someone about themselves and they’ll listen for hours / Dale Carnegie</i><p>*Sigh*<p>Social gatherings are unnerving.<p>Do you feel uncomfortable around …

How to Analyze False Claims about Charter Schools

An experienced researcher saw a story in the <i>Economist</i> about charter schools. It was, as is typical among news stories, incredibly naive. The writer …

5 Ways to Make Small Talk Worth the Trouble

Do you hate making small talk?<p>Do you dread family get-togethers where you have to spend hours listening to mindless gossip and irritating bragging …

Self-help

This Simple Technique Can Supercharge Your Productivity

This practice went on to become one of the most written-about and practiced productivity hacks of the past few decades. His "Pomodoro Technique" gets its name from the Italian word for "tomato," because Cirillo used a tomato-shaped kitchen timer as he worked.<p>His time management hack has been …

Time Management

The to-do list method that actually works

I'm pretty sure there is no new information you could come up with as it relates to productivity and procrastination. Just about anything I could tell you has been written about at some point by someone, and in many cases, at many points by many someones.<p>So with that in mind – knowing that you've …

The Surprising Link Between Gut Bacteria And Anxiety

In recent years, neuroscientists have become increasingly interested in the idea that there may be a powerful link between the human brain and gut bacteria. And while a growing body of research has provided evidence of the brain-gut connection, most of these studies so far have been conducted on …

Mental Disorders

Your Father’s Mathematics Teaching No Longer Works

<i>Gender-challenged title courtesy of this famous 1988 Oldsmobile TV commercial:</i><br>The start of a New Year is traditionally a time when we resolve to make …

Mindfulness Meditation in Public Schools

Since the 1960s, the United States Supreme Court has found it unconstitutional for public schools to teach religious practices such as prayer. But …

Mindfulness

The History Of Web Design Explained In 9 GIFs

25 years of web design, summarized in nine unforgettable GIFs.<p>Froont, a San Francisco company that makes tools for web designers, has created nine GIFs that show just how far web design has come in the past 25 years. If you’ve ever wondered why CSS is important, or why Flash died out, these GIFs …

Q&A: Bodybuilding Happiness Coach Paul Dolan

Paul Dolan is one of the world’s foremost experts on happiness research. The 46-year-old holds a chair in behavioral science at the London School of …

Get More Energy In 3 Minutes: The Brain-Based Way

Do you want more energy? We all have 24 hours in a day and people, places, projects that need our attention.<p>While we may not be able to eliminate our entire list of responsibilities, we can monitor our energy. Like hours in a day, our energy seems finite – but it doesn’t have to be that way. We are …

5 Ways to Let Go of the Stories You Tell Yourself

How many times a day do we make up stories in our heads, either about ourselves or the people around us or the world we live in? Even stories about …

Tattoos

3 Things That Keep You From An Abundant Life

I've worked with hundreds of clients who blocked their path to an abundant life without realizing it. Does this sound like you?<p>If you want more out …

Spirituality

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When All Hell Breaks Loose, Do This

Overall I am living in the happiest, most fulfilling and most exhilarating chapter of my life. I am happily married to an amazing partner, my twins bless my life every day and my coaching and online course business is soaring beyond belief.<p>And yet, there are still times when I experience great …