THE NOTION OF DIFFERENT “LEARNING STYLES:” A DANGEROUS MYTH? Sometimes I think that the constant efforts to move away from old-fashioned teaching methods have more to do with boredom by teachers, and a desire for less rigor, than with any actual science.
TweetHey, do you know what I’m “devastated” about, you know, having to do with America’s most dangerous and slowest big city transit service, well I’m devastated by how slow it is and how badly it reacts to bad behavior by its operators. But that’s just me. Now look at the universe of reactions that KALW […]
Since the introduction of the dangerous RU 486 (mifepristone) abortion drug, pro-life physicians have focused on coming up with a method of reversing the abortion pill process if a mother decides immediately after taking it that she wants her baby. It’s not commonly known that the RU 486 abortion drug process can be reversed if […]
A new method of screening airplane passengers for signs they may be dangerous is 20 times more successful at catching deceptive passengers than the screening method traditionally used in the United States and other countries, a new study...Show More Summary
The beauty—and danger—of NASCAR is that anything can happen at anyplace anytime. Just take a look at what happened to Kevin Harvick after he started deep in the field and methodically worked his way up into the top 10 at Martinsville Speedway last Sunday, only to then get wrecked by Matt Kenseth. Show More Summary
A step-by-step method to keep your wives away from men in kilts. Because they're dangerous. John Patrick Weiss tells us how. The post Outlander – A Men’s Survival Guide appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Actress Sarah Gadon is, as she says in the below interview, predisposed to certain kinds of horror. Having worked with David Cronenberg several times (A DANGEROUS METHOD, COSMOPOLIS, MAPS TO THE STARS), as well as appeared in such notable oddities as THE MOTH DIARIES, ANTIVIRAL and ENEMY, the Canadian has seen her fair share of bizarre things. Show More Summary
The human and environmental dangers posed by a widely used manufacturing technique could be almost eradicated thanks to research led by Plymouth University. Fibre-reinforced polymer matrix composites are painted or sprayed onto products to provide a high-quality finish in transport applications, chemical plants, renewable energy systems and pipelines. read more
We've heard Shia LaBeouf was into method acting. Taking drugs, having sex for real on camera. But this just may cross some lines. The lines on his face. With a knife. In a recent interview with British GQ, Logan Lerman talked about working with Shia on the upcoming WWII film Fury. [ Video: Watch Brad Pitt In The [...]
There are countless reasons why limiting women's access to safe and legal abortions is anything but "pro-life." Doing so forces women to resort to desperate, illegal and dangerous methods of terminating unwanted pregnancies, and it deprives us of our own bodily autonomy. Show More Summary
Slippery is the slope general manager Sam Hinkie is walking. His Philadelphia 76ers are, by design, symbols of losing enthusiastically and can only hope their methods don't prove inescapably effective. Tanking is a risky gambit by nature. Show More Summary
The software development world has created several approaches to improving the work at the team level. These include eXtreme Programming, Scrum, Kanban, Kanban Method amongst others. While all of these solutions are based on some degree...Show More Summary
A doctor explains the dangerous effects of the drugs known as “bath salts”. Scientists have developed a new method for identifying illegal “bath salts”, synthetic drugs recently banned in the United States. Similar to amphetamines, users experience an initial euphoria followed by terrifying hallucinations, paranoia, depression. Show More Summary
Sen. James Inhofe (R-OK), the highest-ranking Republican on the Senate Armed Services Committee, told Oklahoma City FOX affiliate KOKH 25 that because of the threat of groups like ISIS “we're in the most dangerous position we've ever...Show More Summary
Firefighters are always a call away, ready to tackle potentially dangerous situations. But while their job probably carries a ton of stress and responsibility, their methods and tricks can still apply to your job and everyday life. Read more...
By Avi Gilburt: This past week, metals traders witnessed a momentous event. The silver-pricing method begun during the reign of Queen Victoria well over 100 years ago came to an end. Metal bugs all over the world have been anxiously awaiting this event with baited breath. Show More Summary
Maybe there is a method to President Obama’s madness. Perhaps the reason he is encouraging all the silly talk about impeachment is to preemptively discredit his critics before he commits a clearly impeachable act. This theory is consistent with the point made by New York Times op-ed columnist Ross Douthat, who argued that “even as […]
LIVERPOOL, UK – 20 July 2014: Scientists at the University of Liverpool have successfully tested a material that can extract atoms of rare or dangerous elements such as radon from the air. Gases such as radon, xenon and krypton all occur naturally in the air but in minute quantities – typically less than one part per million. Show More Summary
Sean Bean is in danger of losing his head again, although this time, it won't end up on a pike. As the lead in the new TNT show Legends (premiering August 13), his character suffers from a unique kind of multiple personality disorder — he's a deep-undercover operative who starts to... More »
The “pillowcase rapist” who terrorized California women in the early 1990s is now a free man, despite objections from outraged residents. Christopher Hubbart, now 63, earned the nickname because of the serial method he used when sexually assaulting women at night in their homes. Hubbart...