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The Global Search for Education: Top Global Teacher Bloggers - The Best Holiday Gifts for Your Students

C. M. Rubin | Posted 12.24.2016 | Education
C. M. Rubin

The Holidays are such a special time of year! Our lives take on a larger meaning as we think about our family, our extended family and our long-lost ...

The Global Search for Education: What Meta-Learning?

C. M. Rubin | Posted 12.12.2016 | Education
C. M. Rubin

"Metacognition is rising in importance as educators are realizing its importance and developing learning experiences to complement their existing assi...

Meditation Makes Us More Aware Of Our Unconscious, Study Suggests

The Huffington Post | Bahar Gholipour | Posted 06.30.2016 | Science

Imagine being in a dark room holding a flashlight. You can only see where you're pointing the light, and only what the light reaches. This room is you...

Hard to Think Straight: Processing Prejudice

Wray Herbert | Posted 01.21.2015 | Science
Wray Herbert

It seems that when we perceive and process other people with ease, we judge them favorably. When we have difficulty -- for whatever reason -- we judge them negatively.

New Generation of A.I. Robots Could Think Like Humans

Posted 04.13.2012 | Science

By: Charles Q. Choi, InnovationNewsDaily Contributor Published: 04/12/2012 05:25 PM EDT on InnovationNewsDaily Interest is now reviving in artif...

Noosphere of Naiveté

Pavel Somov, Ph.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Pavel Somov, Ph.D.

"Both the French paleontologist-priest Pierre Teilhard de Chardin and the Russian atheist Vladimir Vernadsky agreed that Earth is developing a global ...

Dogs Crow, Cocks Bark

Pavel Somov, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Pavel Somov, Ph.D.

Small Knowledge said: "Ji Zhen holds that the world was not created by anything, and Jiezi holds that it was created by something. Which is correct an...

What Is Spirituality: 5 (Not So) Easy Steps to Happiness

Dr. Ali Binazir | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Ali Binazir

Spirituality can be a daunting concept. What does it really mean to be spiritual? I won't pretend to have the universal answer. What I can tell you is what spirituality means to me.

The Long Term Benefits Of Self Discipline

newyorker.com | Jonah Lehrer | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

According to Walter Mischel, this view of will power also helps explain why the marshmallow task is such a powerfully predictive test. "If you can dea...