jh2013

Articles 43
Views 7.3K
Followers 6

Interesting Links | News

News | Interesting Links

15 American Mountain Towns Oozing With Charm — TripAdvisor

From the Adirondacks to the Rockies, these charming mountain towns deserve a moment in the sun. If you're planning a visit, consider a vacation rental from TripAdvisor—like a cozy cabin right on the hiking trails or a modern ski condo. In a land wi

    News | Interesting Links

    Why eight hours a night isn’t enough, according to a leading sleep scientist — Quartz

    For something that we spend a third of our lives doing (if we’re lucky), sleep is something that we know relatively little about. “Sleep is…

      News | Interesting Links

      Raccoon triumphs over skyscraper in a climb that captivated the internet, celebrates with cat food

      The #MPRraccoon somehow found itself trapped on a building ledge — and apparently decided the only way to go was up.

        News | Interesting Links

        IQ scores are falling and have been for decades, new study finds — CNN

        IQ scores have been steadily falling for the last few decades, with changes in our environment and the way we are learning thought to be reasons why, a new study suggests.

          News | Interesting Links

          How Music Can Fight Prejudice

          New research from Portugal finds youngsters feel more positively toward members of an ethnic minority if they have learned songs from their culture.

            News | Interesting Links

            The world is running out of Japanese people — Quartz

            Japan is shrinking. Fast. The health ministry recently announced that only 946,060 babies were born in Japan in 2017, the fewest births since official statistics…

                    News | Interesting Links

                    Shelter dog helps boy with autism hug, kiss his mom for first time

                    Due to his autism, Joey Granados never hugged his mom, Amanda -- until a shelter dog named Roxy

                      News | Interesting Links

                      Grieving Mama Cat Who Lost All Three Babies Matched With Three Abandoned Kittens

                      Mikey, an eight month old cat, was inconsolable. She had three kittens, born too early. They were weak and one by one, they died. Mikey's owner Hillary tried everything she could think of to save the babies. Watching her cat suffer, Hillary was despe...

                        News | Interesting Links

                        The Unmothered

                        Three and a half years after she died, I now mark Mother’s Day on my private calendar of grief.

                            News | Interesting Links

                            Protecting Children From Toxic Stress

                            We know that trauma in the lives of children can impair mental and physical health in adulthood. We also know how to prevent it.

                              News | Interesting Links

                              More Americans See Foster Youths as Adoptable, But Also Delinquent

                              The number of Americans who view foster youths as adoptable grows, but half of Americans still think they are there because of something they did

                                    News | Interesting Links

                                    Patients HIV-free for now after transplant

                                    Two more HIV patients have no signs of the virus in their blood following bone marrow transplants, according to the Boston researchers who treated them.