Society & Culture  & Entertainment: The Perfect Machine - Building a Telescope

The Perfect Machine - Building a Telescope

The development of building a telescope was greatly aided by the construction of the achromatic lens. With this step in place, the telescope was coming closer to being constructed in the style we know it today. Read more about the history of the telescope in this article.

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: The Best Law Schools of India

The Best Law Schools of India

An internationally recognized law degree can be earned in India.Legal Law Justice image by Stacey Alexander from Fotolia.comIndia is home to some of the world's finest law schools. These internationally renowned institutions not only educate and train the next generation of lawyers, they...

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: How to View My History in Dogpile

How to View My History in Dogpile

Dogpile is a metasearch engine that allows you to search for content, including images and videos, from leading search engines such as Google, Yahoo! and Bing. When you search for content using the Dogpile search engine, your browser keeps a record of your searches. This allows you to search for the

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: Disaster Survival Kits: A Must for Self Preservation

Disaster Survival Kits: A Must for Self Preservation

Are you an active person that wishes to take part in a series of outdoor adventures? If so, packing disaster survival kits would be a highly recommended plan. The reason for this should be considered obvious.

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: Lysis, or FriendshipBy Plato part 3

Lysis, or FriendshipBy Plato part 3

He takes me to my teachers. You do not mean to say that your teachers also rule over you? Of course they do. Then I must say that your father is pleased to inflict many ...

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: Third Grade Art Lessons

Third Grade Art Lessons

Art instruction has many benefits.children pictures image by Vladimir Kirienko from Fotolia.comThe benefits of art in the classroom are numerous. Teaching art provides children with the opportunity to explore their own individuality and creativity. In addition, art serves to improve fine...

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: On This Date in History - September 29

On This Date in History - September 29

Astronomy and space related events which occurred On This Date in History - September 29. Also astronomy and space related quotations, fascinating facts, and word definitions.

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: Uses of the Verb To Be

Uses of the Verb To Be

Guide to the various uses of the verb to be in English. This page was prepared with English as a Second Language students in mind and can also be used in class or for reference.

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: The Best California Colleges for Economics

The Best California Colleges for Economics

In a state as large as California, students planning to major in economics or study it at the graduate level have a range of college choices. In fact, four of the state's business programs, which include economics as an area of study, rank in the Top 20 nationally, according to the "U.S. News & Worl

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: Simple Green Practices for Students at School

Simple Green Practices for Students at School

Many educational institutions have joined the go green campaign in an effort to help save the planet. This initiative is intended to bring awareness to the younger generation specifically those school

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: July 5

July 5

July 5 - birthdates of notable women and other important events, plus quote for the day

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: Poetry & Translations by Ezra Pound

Poetry & Translations by Ezra Pound

Ezra Pound (1885-1972) was an American poet and critic, famous for the Cantos. He also wrote ABC of Reading (1934), and The Chinese Written Character as a Medium for Poetry (1936).

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: Learn Korean Online - The Reason Why You Should Try Learning This Language

Learn Korean Online - The Reason Why You Should Try Learning This Language

Learning to speak Korean takes some commitment, since the language is very dissimilar from almost any other, and certainly differs greatly from common Indo-European languages like English, Spanish and French. Why would anyone want to learn to speak it? Well, for one, South Korea's economy is on

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: Training and the labor market

Training and the labor market

Are you looking for a job and are you really willing to work? Have you decided to set up your own business? Or are you tired of being an employee with the various obligations from ...

Society & Culture  & Entertainment: Getting an Online Bachelor Degree

Getting an Online Bachelor Degree

There are many reasons that people choose to pursue online bachelor degree programs. For many getting a bachelor degree is something that they do not decide to do until later in life, for others it is about flexibility. There are a variety of different reasons to get your first degree online. Here a