Zookeepers Are Nursing This Preemie Hippo Back to Health (Video)

The Cincinnati Zoo has a big struggle on its hands. It’s caring for a tiny hippopotamus. Fiona the hippo was born Jan. 24 — six weeks before her due date. She weighed 29 pounds. That sounds big for a newborn, but baby hippos can weigh up to 120 pounds at birth. After she was born, Fiona was too weak to even stand up. She’s received More...

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By admin On Thursday, February 2nd, 2017

A Publisher That Champions Beauty

“Italian Dream.” (Aline Coquelle) NEW YORK—If Martine Assouline has a motto, it might be that “beauty is necessary—or that culture is the best accessory.” “I strongly believe More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

The Way to Finding Powerful Human Connection

(Filipe Frazao/Shutterstock) Human connection is not so common in our age of connectivity. We see lots of people, but find our little cocoons to hide in. As I write this, I’m sitting in cloud-filled More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 31st, 2017

Rescued Dog Sleeps Standing Because She Doesn’t Know How to Use a Bed (Video)

A dog rescued from a South Korean meat farm is adapting to her new life and had to overcome a very heartbreaking challenge – she didn’t know to use a bed.  More...

By admin On Saturday, January 28th, 2017

Toyota RAV4—Introducing the Best-Selling SUV in Canada for 2016

Toyota RAV4 (Courtesy of Toyota) Taking advantage of a -2.2 percent downturn in sales of the perennial category leader, the Ford Escape, Toyota’s RAV4 seized the Canadian crown in a convincing manner, More...

By admin On Friday, January 27th, 2017

Unconventional Productivity

(Bench Accounting/Unsplash.com) There isn’t a productivity guide in the world that will solve the problems that pretty much all of us face daily. I’m the same as you—I face these obstacles to More...

By admin On Thursday, January 26th, 2017

6 Reasons to Teach Our Children History

A girl looks at a Roman statue of a wounded Amazon at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York on Dec. 29, 2016. (Samira Bouaou/Epoch Times) When was the last time you audited your child’s school curriculum? If More...

By admin On Thursday, January 26th, 2017

The Benefits of Play

(Robert Kneschke/Shutterstock) Today’s family is busy. They’re juggling work, school, childcare, family, friends, appointments, commitments, activities, volunteer work, and more.  Often, as life More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Supplementing School: Ways to Enhance Your Child’s Education

(Yuganov Konstantin/Shutterstock) If you, like so many parents today, find something lacking in the education your child is receiving at school, I have good news. You don’t have to spend hours on weeknights More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 24th, 2017

How to Raise Kind Kids

Fostering a sense of gratitude, a sense of abundance in children fills them up with the capacity to express great kindness to others. (gpointstudio/shutterstock) “Kindness is the language which the deaf More...