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Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development – Lessons of Life
Self Development >> Life skills, Process of Learning, Experience

LESSONS OF LIFE

Dr. T Joseph Benziger

Desire leads to action and experience. Experience leads to knowledge and wisdom. Wisdom leads to improved desire. It leads to improved action, yielding higher wisdom. Thus, in a spiral way, a person becomes aware of nobler motivations, improved activities, and higher forms of wisdom and consciousness. This is how, not only human beings but also all living beings evolve and reach higher positions in life. 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Biodiversity – 'Brad Pitt' Wasp Discovered in India, South Africa
Biodiversity >> Bio diversity, Brad Pitt, India, South Africa, Wasp

Buntika A Butcher from Chulalongkorn University in Thailand named the wasp after her favorite actor

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Biodiversity - Earth May Be Home to 1 Trillion Life Forms
Biodiversity >> Bio diversity, Earth, Life Forms

Earth could contain nearly 1 trillion species, with only one-thousandth of 1 per cent now identified, according to a study from biologists at Indiana University.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Climate Change - Global Warming May Accelerate Chronic Kidney Disease Worldwide
Climate Change >> Climate Change, Kidney disease

New York: Climate change is likely to accelerate rates of chronic kidney disease worldwide as rising temperatures and heat stress harm kidneys.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Climate Change - Tiny Ocean Organism Has Big Role in Climate Regulation
Climate Change >> Climate Change, Climate Regulation

Exeter, UK (SPX) May 18, 2016

Scientists have discovered that a tiny, yet plentiful, ocean organism is playing an important role in the regulation of the Earth's climate. 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Energy - Solar Power Is Ready to Dominate Energy Thanks to New Tech
Energy >> Solar Energy

In the next 20 years, between 50 percent to 100 percent of the world's energy production could come from solar.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Health - 8 Mistakes That Are Ruining Your Skin
Health >> Health, Skin

Cleanse

Do use a gentle non-soap cleanser or moisturizing body wash. 

Don't leave cleanser on the skin for more than a minute. 
Do wash with warm water rather than hot, which can cause dry skin. 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Health - 10 Secret Benefits of Exercise
Health >> Health, Exercise

Did you know that exercise lets you live longer? Read on to find out how! 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Health - Boston Scientists Stumble upon Prostate Breakthrough
Health >> Health, Prostate

Millions of Men Can Finally Sleep Through the Night Thanks to this Discovery

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Health - Germany Relaxes Rules on Using Cannabis for Medical Purposes
Health >> Germany, Health, Cannabis

May 4, 2016

Droplets of oil form on the surface of a Cannabis plant in a state-owned agricultural farm in Rovigo, about 60 km (40 miles) from Venice, September 22, 2014.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Health - Sleep Your Way to a Healthier Heart
Health >> Health, Heart, Sleep

SLEEP YOUR WAY TO A HEALTHIER HEART

Debarati S Sen


Bragging to friends that you have the ability to sleep only for a few hours every night, and getting away with it is a stunt that many youngsters pull off. One does not realize then, that a disturbed circadian rhythm could actually be hazardous and even mortally perilous. 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Health - WHO Recommends New Test, Treatment Plan for Superbug Strains of TB
Health >> WHO, Super-bug, TB

WHO RECOMMENDS NEW TEST,

TREATMENT PLAN FOR SUPER-BUG STRAINS OF TB

May 12, 2016

The World Health Organization on Thursday recommended a speedier, cheaper treatment plan for patients with super-bug forms of tuberculosis (TB) - a change that should help cure thousands of the killer disease.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Health – World Unprepared to Cope with Emerging Infectious Diseases
Health >> Health, Infectious diseases

WORLD UNPREPARED TO COPE WITH EMERGING INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Lisa Schlein


World Health Organization Director-General Margaret Chan delivers her speech during a conference in Lyon, central France on March 23, 2016.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Humor – Wit and Wisdom
Humor >> Humor, Wit and Wisdom

WIT AND WISDOM


The most important thing in acting is honesty. If you can fake that, you have got it made.

George Burns

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Miscellaneous – Conquer Your World
Miscellaneous >> Life Skill, Kathy Munoz

CONQUER YOUR WORLD

In her special column in DYNAMIC YOUTH, Kathy Munoz answers your questions on personal development.

 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Miscellaneous - Here is What You Should Do If You are Ever Bitten by a Snake
Miscellaneous >> Snake-bite

HERE IS WHAT YOU SHOULD DO IF YOU ARE EVER BITTEN BY A SNAKE

Marlisse Cepeda


Step one: Do NOT​attempt to suck out the venom. 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Miscellaneous – Pearls of Wisdom – Interesting Aspects of Warren Buffet's Life
Miscellaneous >> Warren Buffet

PEARLS OF WISDOM


There was a one-hour interview on CNBC with Warren Buffet, the second richest man who has donated $31 billion to charity. Following are some very interesting aspects of his life. 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Miscellaneous - Share Your Thoughts – The Best Six Doctors
Miscellaneous >> Doctors

Share Your Thoughts 

Thought for this month – June 2016

The best six doctors are Sunshine, Water, Rest, Air, Exercise and Diet.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Miscellaneous - The Style Rules
Miscellaneous >> Style

THE STYLE RULES

From tie knots to cologne, these are the laws for getting dressed in the morning.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Organizational Behavior - Working with Powerful People
Organizational Behavior >> Organizational Behavior, Stakeholders

WORKING WITH POWERFUL PEOPLE

Manage Your Relationships for Maximum Satisfaction


Being able to work well with powerful people is a critical work skill. If you can do it, you will shine as a potential future star. If you cannot, your career will quickly stall.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Research - Earth's New Lightning Capital Revealed
Research >> Earth

EARTH'S NEW LIGHTNING CAPITAL REVEALED

Daytime and nighttime lightning flash rate density at Lake Maracaibo (top) and Lake Victoria (bottom). White lines represent elevation, and gray lines are country physical boundaries.

Image courtesy University of Sao Paulo

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Research - ISRO Embarks on Launching Indian Space Shuttle
Research >> ISRO, Indian Space Shuttle

ISRO EMBARKS ON LAUNCHING INDIAN SPACE SHUTTLE

An artist’s impression of ISRO's space shuttle

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Research - Over 20 Percent of World Plants Face Extinction
Research >> Plants

OVER 20 PERCENT OF WORLD PLANTS FACE EXTINCTION

Modern civilization has not been kind to the world's flora. 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development - 3 Ways You May Be Undermining Your Self-Worth
Self Development >> Self-worth

3 WAYS YOU MAY BE UNDERMINING YOUR SELF-WORTH

Kate Snowise


You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.

Buddha

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development - 5 Habits to Throw Away to Become a Better Person
Self Development >> Habits

5 HABITS TO THROW AWAY TO BECOME A BETTER PERSON

Jane Dizon


Experts say it takes 21 days to form a habit, but recent studies show that there isn’t really a definite number of days. However, the most recent research found out that the average time to develop new behaviors is two months. That’s at least two months! 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development - A Simple Practice for People Who Always Need To Feel in Control
Self Development >> Control

A SIMPLE PRACTICE FOR PEOPLE WHO ALWAYS NEED TO FEEL IN CONTROL

James Brown


No one in the world is less in control than a baby. They cannot talk, walk, or feed themselves. And yet babies are the happiest people on the planet. They laugh more than 300 times a day. 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development - Happiness Hacks: 9 Ways to Infuse Your Life with Joy
Self Development >> Happiness

HAPPINESS HACKS: 9 WAYS TO INFUSE YOUR LIFE WITH JOY

Jess Stuart


There is no way to happiness. Happiness is the way.

Thich Nhat Hanh

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development - Here is How You Can Become a Great Leader
Self Development >> Leadership

HERE IS HOW YOU CAN BECOME A GREAT LEADER

A clear vision, the ability to control stress and be flexible are just some of the qualities that make a great leader.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development - How to Deal with Depression and Anxiety
Self Development >> Anxiety, Depression

HOW TO DEAL WITH DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY: 10 LESSONS FROM A LAKE

Joel Almeida


Forces beyond your control can take away everything you possess except one thing, your freedom to choose how you will respond to the situation.

Viktor Frankl

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development - How to Maintain Your Meditation Practice While Traveling
Self Development >> Meditation

HOW TO MAINTAIN YOUR MEDITATION PRACTICE WHILE TRAVELING

Paige Davis 

Recently, I met with a client who travels quite a bit for work and personal reasons. She is just starting to get in the groove of a daily meditation practice and shared her frustration in maintaining consistency while she travels.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development - Joy of Life
Self Development >> Life skills, Joy

JOY OF LIFE

Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.

Dr. Seuss

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development - The Face Everything Technique
Self Development >> The Face Everything Technique, Leo Babauta

THE FACE EVERYTHING TECHNIQUE

Why Avoiding Difficulties Doesn’t Work

Leo Babauta

We are, all of us, amazing at avoiding things. Our minds are less “thinking machines” than they are “avoiding machines.” And the incredible thing is that we aren’t even usually aware that we’re avoiding thinking about something.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Self Development - Too Busy To Meditate?
Self Development >> Meditation

TOO BUSY TO MEDITATE? HERE IS HOW TO (FINALLY!) FIND TIME

James Brown

“I get a hit when I check something off my to-do list.”

You might be surprised how often I hear this. Often by people who are trying to explain why they are too busy to meditate.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Science and Technology - Does Technology Make Us Less Human?
Science and Technology >> Problem solving, creativity, Elizabeth Lee

DOES TECHNOLOGY MAKE US LESS HUMAN?

Elizabeth Lee

Technology is used more often in schools; some ponder if over reliance of technology could lesson human problem-solving skills, as well as creativity.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Terrorism - France Outlines New Plan to Fight Extremism
Terrorism >> Terrorism, France

FRANCE OUTLINES NEW PLAN TO FIGHT EXTREMISM

May 9, 2016.

French Prime Minister Manuel Valls speaks at a news conference following a government meeting on radicalization and fight against terrorism at the Hotel Matignon in Paris. 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Youth Development - 5 Ways Design Thinking Can Empower Your Students
Youth Development >> Youth empowerment, creativity, problem solving, AJ Juliani

5 WAYS DESIGN THINKING CAN EMPOWER YOUR STUDENTS

AJ Juliani

Design thinking is a framework that has been used and adapted by all kinds of creative people doing innovative work (if you want to know more about it, check out “The Beginner’s Guide to Design Thinking in the Classroom“). It allowed my students to attack the creative process with confidence as design thinkers, makers, builders, and problem-solvers.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Youth Development - A Bedtime Meditation for Kids So Good
Youth Development >> Meditation for kids, Erica Golub

A BEDTIME MEDITATION FOR KIDS SO GOOD

 Erica Golub

If you're like many parents, you've probably found yourself in a situation where your little one is anxious about their day or worried about something from their imagination—and you have no idea how to find the “right” answer for them.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Youth Development - How Just the Right Lighting May Improve Learning in Classrooms
Youth Development >> Education, classrooms, lighting

HOW JUST THE RIGHT LIGHTING MAY IMPROVE LEARNING IN CLASSROOMS

Jacqueline Howard

A new study suggests how to optimize lighting for better learning in classrooms.

Jonathan Kirn via Getty Images

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Youth Development - India: HRD Ministry Plans Scheme to Track Students' Performance
Youth Development >> India, Students,

INDIA: HRD MINISTRY PLANS SCHEME TO TRACK STUDENTS' PERFORMANCE

The HRD ministry is getting support of the states for this unique initiative and it is expected that the scheme will be launched by mid-June.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Youth Development – Lift Off
Youth Development >> Youth, Education, Donovan Livingston

LIFT OFF

(The remarks of Donovan Livingston, Ed.M.'16, student speaker

at HGSE's 2016 Convocation exercises)

Together, we can inspire galaxies of greatness
For generations to come.
No, sky is not the limit. It is only the beginning.
Lift off.

 

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Youth Development - Meet the 20-Year-Old Girl Who May Be India’s Youngest Pilot
Youth Development >> Youth, India,

MEET THE 20-YEAR-OLD GIRL WHO MAY BE INDIA’S YOUNGEST PILOT

This June, three women will make history by becoming the country's first female fighter pilots. In Mumbai, 20-year-old Ayesha Aziz has also broken a glass ceiling in the profession by becoming one of the youngest pilots in India.

Dynamic Youth – June 2016 – Youth News – May 2016 Potpourri
Youth News >> Youth News

MAY 2016 POTPOURRI

Renewed Call for Youth to Take Up Agribusiness

May 25, 2016

The winners of the 'Supa Youth in Agribusiness' camp

From left: Peter Aconi, Bakie Nakabugo, Josephine Akello, Denny Ronney and Adams Nkwasibwe

(Credit: Rachael Nabisubi) 

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