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Thursday August 24, 2017


Worker Health & Safety During a Total Solar Eclipse

Because it is an exciting and stunning natural phenomenon, it’s an understandable reaction to want to witness the splendor of a total eclipse.  

The Positive and Negative Effects of Video Games

Video games are frowned upon by parents as time-wasters, and worse, some education experts think that these games corrupt the brain.  

How education can moderate population growth

In 2014, an analysis of United Nations data by the journal Science concluded that a halt to population growth in this century was unlikely and projected that between 9.6bn and 12.3bn people would be living on the planet by 2100. 

What is a total solar eclipse?

A total solar eclipse occurs when the disk of the moon appears to completely cover the disk of the sun in the sky. The fact that total solar eclipses occur at all is a quirk of cosmic geometry 

Important Reasons For Teaching Kindness in Schools

Most people have heard the phrase ‘random acts of kindness’, which refers to a selfless act of giving resulting in the happiness of another person. 

Travel on China's High-Speed Trains

China's indigenous next generation bullet train with a maximum speed of 400 kmph made its debut today on the country's busiest Beijing-Shanghai line.  

Meet the world’s most powerful computer

China only started producing its first computer chips in 2001. But its chip industry has developed at an awesome pace. So much so that Chinese-made chips power the world’s most powerful supercomputer, which is Chinese too. 

9 Things Positive Leaders Do

JON GORDON is a prolific writer. He has written at least a dozen books on leadership that I am aware of. The Power of Positive Leadership summarizes much of his thinking and provides a great introduction to all of his other work. As a result, it is full of good practices and thinking.  

7 things to know about the longest day of the year

The summer solstice is upon us: June 20th and the 21st were the longest days of 2017 for anyone living north of the equator. Technically speaking, the summer solstice occurs when the sun is directly overhead the Tropic of Cancer, or 23.5° north latitude. 

Mind-controlled nanobots could release drugs inside your brain

A man has used thought alone to control nanobots inside a living creature for the first time. The technology released a drug inside cockroaches in response to the man’s brain activity – a technique that may be useful for treating brain disorders such as schizophrenia and ADHD.