Teaching Housing and New Desks for Nalube Primary School

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The Peace Corps is a service opportunity for motivated changemakers to immerse themselves in a community abroad, working side by side with local leaders to tackle the most pressing challenges of our generation. You can help by donating $5 or more to this campaign. Smrt English Ltd will match all donations. Click on the link for more details.

The Dinosaur On Your Thanksgiving Table

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Eating turkey this holiday season? Chowing down on a roast chicken? You’re eating a dinosaur!

Does Everybody Have A Gay Gene?

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Is being gay genetic?

How Habits are Formed

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You have the power to change your brain!

Do Video Games Make You Violent?

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Click the link to get started with a therapist: http://betterhelp.com/ASAP

Why is Aristophanes called

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Aristophanes, often referred to as the Father of Comedy, wrote the world's earliest surviving comic dramas.

The Line Between People And Pets

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Tiger got to hunt, bird got to fly; Man got to sit and wonder 'why, why, why?'

Why Do Disney Princesses All Look Like Babies?

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I noticed something weird about Disney Princesses lately. Naturally, I had to examine it through the lens of science.

Why does your voice change as you get older?

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The human voice is capable of incredible variety and range. As we age, our bodies undergo two major changes which explore that range.

Why is English so inconsistent

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What If English Were Phonetically Consistent?

What Would Humans Look Like If We Never Evolved?

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Here's what you'd look like without evolution!

The Only Animal That Weeps

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Why do we cry? It's weird. Humans leak water out of their faces when they get sad. Are we the only animals that do this?

A day in the life of an ancient Egyptian doctor

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It's another sweltering morning in Memphis, Egypt. As the sunlight brightens the Nile, Peseshet checks her supplies.

What If Everyone Lived Like Americans?

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What if the whole world was like America?

Plastic Pollution: How Humans are Turning the World into Plastic

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Modern life would be impossible without plastic - but we have long since lost control over our invention.

Are there universal expressions of emotion?

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The 40 or so muscles in the human face can be activated in different combinations to create thousands of expressions.

It's Okay to Fart

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Farting is hilarious and gross and everyone is doing it so why can't we talk about the science of it?! Flatulence, passing gas, cutting the cheese, toots... whatever you call it, it's natural and here's how it works.

How can you change someone's mind?

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Why do arguments change people's minds in some cases and backfire in others? Hugo Mercier explains how arguments are more convincing when they rest on a good knowledge of the audience, taking into account what the audience believes, who they trust, and what they value.

Can Loneliness Kill You?

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We all feel lonely sometimes, but are the effects serious?

The psychology of post-traumatic stress disorder

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Many of us will experience some kind of trauma during our lifetime. Sometimes, we escape with no long-term effects. But for millions of people, those experiences linger, causing symptoms like flashbacks, nightmares, and negative thoughts that interfere with everyday life.

3 Arguments Why Marijuana Should Stay Illegal Reviewed

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We take a fair look at some of the best counter arguments for legalization and see how they hold up in review.