Shirley Lee

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Bill Gates: What Gives Me Hope About the World's Future

<b>You could argue that our failure to focus on what’s getting better suggests that the media generally is missing an enormous</b> <b>story.</b> News by its nature …

La caravane passe - Jarrad Seng Photography

Autistic artist draws 18ft picture of New York, after taking 20 minute helicopter ride over city:


The 8 best tiny home hotels around the world

Tiny living goes international<p>The tiny home movement is gaining ground across the United States, whether it’s the popularity of micro-focused TV shows or the growing number of tiny home resort communities popping up from Portland to New York. We’ve rounded up the best tiny home hotels in America …

14 Ways to Respond to Relational Aggression

For girls, meaningful friendships are an important part of life. Aside from providing a sense of belonging and a sense of community, healthy …


15+ Things That You Can Use Completely Differently Than Intended

We become so accustomed to the way things work, that we stop thinking outside the box. What if we told you that your old ladder can be a bookshelf, …


養出創意小孩 關鍵在9歲/親子天下

Hara Hachi Bu: The Okinawan's Secret to Longevity

Hara hachi bu (also commonly referred to as <i>hara hachi bun me</i>) is a Confucian teaching that advises people to eat only until they are approximately 80 …


Around The World In 16 Shaves

How people shave and trim in countries around the globe.<p>Earlier this summer, and Captain Fawcett organised a global photo competition called Barbers of the World, calling for images that show barbers and barbershops working their trade in the age-old art of shaving.<p>Last month, they …


Being bilingual alters your brain. Here's how

It’s well known that being bilingual has cognitive benefits: switching between two languages has been compared to mental gymnastics. But now, …


30 Most Colorful Cities Around the World

Many of the world's most iconic metropolises are filled with towering skyscrapers and shiny glass-and-steel facades, but not all cities are gray concrete jungles. From the candy-colored buildings of Havana, Cuba to the blue-painted houses of Jodhpur, India, many urban areas have embraced vivid hues …



Einstein’s musical talent helped propel his scientific breakthroughs

As we marvel at science’s latest extraordinary breakthrough, it’s also an opportunity to ponder what kind of thinker Albert Einstein was.<p>Born two decades before the beginning of the 20th century, what kind of mind was his that could come up with ideas that would have to wait until the second decade …



How To Be A Better Parent: 4 Secrets Backed By Research

“How to be a better parent” is discussed endlessly on the internet. But what we don’t see enough of is research-backed advice that can make your kids …



黃子佼:廣泛閱讀 領我熬出一片天/親子天下

【親子好去處】氣侯變化博物館 + 天人合一 【中大天空之鏡】

魚子媽是紅磚人,只自中文大學佔地極廣,每每需要校巴轉堂,師兄們經常懷念那段遇著夏天PE堂後的男人味校巴經歷 XD 找了個周末跟魚子醬和朋友仔同來感受那融入大自然的天地靈氣。重點不是遊覽校園,而是於2013年12月開幕的 <b>氣候變化博物館</b>,是極地探險家 李樂詩博士 …

10 Surprisingly Handy Ways to Use Tea Tree Oil Around the House

Is there anything it can't do?<p>Tea tree oil, distilled from leaves of the Australian paperbark tree, is known for its antiseptic properties. According to the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, several clinical studies have found the essential oil to be antimicrobial, antiviral and …


科學教養術 不讓小屁孩激怒你/親子天下

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【親子行山】屯門徑藍地水塘。超級靚景山中尋 【鐵人活動】

2015的平安夜,中午氣溫直逼26度,天公造美,全日藍天白雲,爸爸照常上班,我們就自得其樂。中午過後,難忍如此美好的天氣,魚子醬提議行山,其實差不多午睡時間,但抱著體力可以預支的理念,出發啦~! …

Literary travel: around the world in 10 must-read books

Ann Morgan spent a year reading a book from every country in the world – 196 in total. Here she picks 10 favourites that vividly evoke the regions they describe<p>• If you’ve read a book with a powerful sense of place or one that inspired you to travel, we’d love to hear about it in the comments …




處在這個經濟、文化、社會不確定感愈來愈高的世界,今天父母最緊急的任務之一,就是去幫助孩子獲得健全的方向感。雖然父母不能簡單的直接給孩子一個人生目的,但父母還是有許多事情可以做。<p>史丹佛大學教授威廉.戴蒙(William Damon),在《邁向目的之路——幫助孩子發現生命的召喚》(The Path to …