Chemical engineers can help solve the climate challenge #COP21

Originally posted on IChemE:
This week saw the start of the 21st Conference of Parties, COP21. More than 190 countries and 150 global leaders have gathered in Paris, France, to discuss a new global agreement on climate change. The United Nations (UN) event will host around 40,000 people and runs right through until the end of…

Should you Drop out of School?

Everything You Won’t Learn in College About How to Be Successful” by Michael Ellsberg =================================== “The Education of Millionaires: Everything You Won’t Learn in College About How to Be Successful” by Michael Ellsberg =================================== Julien Blanc’s Social Media: F A C E B O O K: http://www.Facebook.com/JulienBlancOf… T W I T T E R: http://www.Twitter.com/JulienHimselfContinue reading “Should you Drop out of School?”

Baby fox completely tangled in football net set free

This poor fox cub was almost strangled in a football net. He struggled a lot and ended up with the net tightly wrapped all around his body. All of this could have been avoided by, simply, rolling up the net or putting it away.  Thanks to the gentleman who spotted him so quickly, the cubContinue reading “Baby fox completely tangled in football net set free”

Educating Children with Climate Information via CBS Miami

President Obama arrives to attend fundraisers and receive the yearly hurricane preparedness briefing: US President Barack Obama walks off Air Force One at Miami International Airport in Miami on May 27, 2015 as he arrives to attend fundraisers and receive the yearly hurricane preparedness briefing. MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) —  In his second day in South Florida,Continue reading “Educating Children with Climate Information via CBS Miami”

In search of Scotland’s best beach via Julian Worker / Writer

Originally posted on Julian Worker Travel – A few ideas for your next trip in every direction:
On a road trip along Scotland’s north-west coast Kevin Rushby and family search for great swimming and wild camping spots – and a legendary beach, Sandwood Bay, at the tip of the country.

28 Internet acronyms every parent should know

28 Internet acronyms every parent should know   By Kelly Wallace If you think you are tech savvy all because you know what “LOL” means, let me test your coolness. Any idea what “IWSN” stands for in Internet slang? It’s a declarative statement: I want sex now. If it makes you feel any better, I hadContinue reading “28 Internet acronyms every parent should know”

Mississippi Skate Park Creates ‘New Model’ For Funding Public Projects

THE 20 BEST JOBS: Thanks to tight deadlines, crowded inboxes, constant meetings, and pressure to perform, it’s easy to fall into the trap of working too much.And while it’s important to be dedicated to your career, finding time for a life outside of work is just as (or more) crucial.“As humans, we need other outletsContinue reading “Mississippi Skate Park Creates ‘New Model’ For Funding Public Projects”

How a Canadian company is connecting youths to jobs, no degree required

How a Canadian company is connecting youths to jobs A Canadian company called Raise Your Flag wants to help connect youths to meaningful work, like becoming a choreographer, without requiring them to get a post-secondary degree or diploma. How Raise Your Flag works: The program is online, open to anyone and completely free. Participants can either identifyContinue reading “How a Canadian company is connecting youths to jobs, no degree required”