If you haven’t heard the update yet, you may be surprised that the newest UN women’s goodwill ambassador is actress and model Emma Watson. The announcement came on July 8 about Watson’s new role in the organization that strives to achieve gender equality. Shock over the choice of 24-year-old Watson may certainly be the response if you know her best (or perhaps solely) as spunky Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter movie series. However, the British actress also has a lot of volunteer work in her portfolio that no one seems to tell you about, which has helped to earn her the current UN honor. Here is more about her charity work:
Emma Watson’s Role in Hurricane Sandy
While the tragedy of Hurricane Sandy will never be forgotten, it is…
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I have just seen the "particle fever" documentary and there seem to be only apple logos on the scientists' devices.
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Question on @Quora: What are some little-known productivity tips from various professions?
Please state your profession and the productivity tips you learned from your field.