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How to Downgrade iOS 12 & Remove iOS 12 from iPhone or iPad

If you have downloaded and installed iOS 12 onto your iPhone or iPad and now regret doing so for some reason, perhaps a critical app is not supported …

OS X

How to Embed a YouTube Video in PowerPoint

Go to YouTube and navigate to the video you want to include in your PowerPoint presentation.<p>You can only embed one video at a time.<p>Under the video …

A Bird’s-Eye View With the World’s Greatest Free Solo Climber

Travel<p>Record-breaking Alex Honnold shares tips on the best Yosemite hikes, his favorite places to travel, and how to deal with fear.<p>Where most people see an insurmountable wall, Alex Honnold sees an ascent.<p>He’s the first and only person to have free-solo climbed El Capitan, ascending the nearly …

Climbing

10 Books That Make You Smarter

If you Google “books that make you smarter,” you’ll come up with over 91.000.000 search results. This isn’t a fluke: reading has always been believed …

Frederick Douglass

Panasonic Lumix DC-GX9 review

What's new and how it compares<p>The Lumix GX9 represents a combination of the midrange GX80/GX85/GX7 Mark II and the high-end GX8, and inherits a …

Lumix

5 ways to experience Okinawa in Japan – like a local -

<i>Stunning Zakimi Castle, the beautiful, largely untouched island of Iriomote and a haunting second world war memorial are among prefecture’s</i> …

Okinawa

'Teaching is simple, but it's made complex by outside observers'

Fifteen years of teaching – alongside years of reflecting, talking to teachers and reading about teaching – has led to me to a startling conclusion: …

Teaching

10 Inspiring Books Every Traveler Needs to Read

Whether you’re looking for a paperback to stow in your carry-on, a journal to document your travels in, or an inspiring coffee table volume to feed …

Budgeting

Five of the best places to go off grid in Asia, get back to nature and away from office phone calls

The constant ping of your smartphone, battling your way to the office through pollution and heavy traffic, and trying to balance work demands with …

National Parks

Your hand gestures can help make you more charismatic

Research into public speakers suggests hand gestures can powerfully change the way you are perceived. David Robson explains.<p>Next time you watch a TED talk or a political speech, take a moment to look closely at the speaker’s hand movements. Is the motion slow or energetic? Is it subtle or …

Charisma

This is what determines whether or not most people will become successful in life

Unsuccessful people’s favorite phrase is, “I don’t have time.”<p>There are other ones too: “I don’t have the resources. I don’t have the support. I …

Success

What Do Most People Misunderstand About Einstein's Theory Of Relativity?

<i>What do most people misunderstand about Einstein’s Theory of Relativity? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Paul Mainwood, Doctorate in Philosophy of Physics, on Quora:</b><p>Most people get …

Thermodynamics

31 Pictures Of National Parks You Might Not Believe Are Real

Mother Nature did not have to go this hard, but she did! She did it just for us.

National Parks

The 10 Best Hikes in the World Will Leave You Breathless in the Best Way

Whoever first told someone to go “take a hike” to be left alone clearly undersold the value and experience of going hiking. Whether the trail is long …

Trails

12 Reasons to Visit Mongolia

This vast country is home to one of the last truly nomadic cultures.<p>Mongolia, like any place, is not just one thing. While the country is home to one …

Mongolia

10 places you need to see when driving the Pacific Coast Highway

California’s Pacific Coast Highway is one of the most famous, scenic drives in the world. Stretching along a large chunk of the Golden State and …

Pacific Coast Highway

How to get rid of the thoughts that are clogging your brain

I want to ask you a question. How many hours per day do you think?<p>“I never thought about that.” So let me get this straight. You’re thinking all the …

Living Happily In Retirement Through Minimalism: Sell Your Stuff And Travel The World

In 2011, I took early retirement, sold everything I owned and began traveling the world. Up until then, my life had been on a relatively standard western, or American, track. I was living well, comfortably indeed, but I felt like I was living an off the shelf, predesigned life and not doing the …

Minimalism

You Can Chase the Northern Lights All Day Long on This Excursion in Norway

On the “cold coasts” of Svalbard, an arctic archipelago situated between mainland Norway and the North Pole you will find a rugged landscape of …

Northern Lights

TripAdvisor Is About to Look Very Different. Here’s Why.

Users will be able to create Facebook-like feeds and share travel photos, articles, tips, and information.<p>By the end of this year, TripAdvisor is …

Social Media

10 Tips for Teachers Using the Station Rotation Model

Teachers are already blowing up my Twitter feed with awesome photos taken during their first few station rotation lessons! It’s exciting to see so …

Differentiated Instruction

These are the many differences between shrimp and prawns

I hate to break it to you, but not only do most people not know the difference between shrimp and prawns, they don’t even know what they don’t know. …

Habitats

iPhone Xs Max and iPhone Xs Review: This Is Obscene

<b>iPhone XS</b><p><b>iPhone XS Max</b><p><b>Starting Price</b><p>$999<p>$1,099<p><b>Processor</b><p>A12 Bionic<p>A12 Bionic<p><b>Screen</b><p>5.8-inch OLED (2436 x 1125 pixels)<p>6.5-inch OLED (2688 x 1242</b> …

Apple

Hidden Tracks: Nine lesser-known hiking trails you must discover

If you've ever wanted to lace up your hiking boots (or hop on your bike) and set off on a proper off-the-beaten-track adventure, consider these options.<p>Featured in a new book, Hidden Tracks, the routes have been outlined by author Cam Honan, who has trekked more than 55,000 miles through more than …

26 Invaluable Study Tips From a Harvard Graduate

Harvard University is one of the most prestigious colleges in the country. While the Ivy League school only accepts around 2,000 applicants each year, it isn't completely out of reach to the general public. On top of taking Harvard's free online classes, curious minds can also get a taste of …

Study Skills

6 qualities that will get you noticed in the workplace

When it comes to work, the last thing you want to be is another cog in the wheel — you’d much rather stand out.<p>You want to be the first person your …

This App Organizes Your To-Do List Like a Virtual Assistant

Most organization tools focus on only one element, like to-do lists, tasks, notes, or project deadlines. It’s impossible to stay truly organized when …

News (U.S.)

Out of This World: Unique National Parks You Must Visit

With astonishing features, these distinctive, unique national parks are truly out of this world.<p>There are certain places that seem to belong to …

National Parks

Myers-Briggs personality tests: what kind of person are you?

There is a strong bias towards extroverts. You have to be a kind of constantly flexible labourer<p>Merve Emre was 22 when she found out she was an ENTJ, though she was yet to understand what an impact it would have on her life.<p>Emre had recently graduated from Harvard University and was working as an …

Travel (India)

I Found a Notebook Like No Other Notebook

I’ve tasted the fine wine, and I can’t go back.<p>In one of her novels George Eliot has a passage about how comforting it is to hang out with people who …

George Eliot