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Thinking with a Child’s Brain

Flickr Creative Commons: Adrian Wallett Last week, a 10-year-old in one of the creative writing workshops I teach outlined the plot for his next story to me: A war breaks out between Glue and Tape to determine which is the best adhesive. Gorilla Glue is the leader of the Glue …

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Yasuhiro Fujio from Japan Wins

Following two days of intense culinary competition, Yasuhiro Fujio has been named as the winner of S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 at the red carpet award ceremony this evening. The young chef representing Japan with his signature dish of “across the sea” was picked from a final trio of 21 of the …

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Monica Bhide and Read. Write. Reflect.

We’re so pleased to share WU contributor Monica Bhide’s latest release with you today: READ. WRITE. REFLECT. Inspiration for Creative Minds, with a foreword written by WU’s co-founder and editorial director, Therese Walsh!  Monica is a bestselling fiction and internationally renowned cookbook author, known for sharing food, culture, mystery, and love …

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S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018: Grand Finale Social Story

S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 is underway! The 21 finalists of S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 are all in Milan ready to compete in the biggest culinary challenge of a lifetime over the next two days. At 7am this morning the first group of seven young chefs under 30 stepped into their …

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Right Outside the Goldilocks Zone

Image credit: Andrew Caw –Solar System (artist’s impression) Mars is the closest thing there is to Earth (not just in distance) and scientists believe it could support life, just not Life as We Know it On Earth. Earth is in the “Goldilocks Zone,” while Mars is on the fringe of …

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