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"Perhaps a modern society can remain stable only by eliminating adolescence, by giving its young, from the age of ten, the skills, responsibilities, and rewards of grownups, and opportunites for action in all spheres of life. Adolescence should be a time of useful action, while book learning and scholarship should be a preoccupation of adults."

—Eric Hoffer (1902-83) American philosopher

 

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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:21:40 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: Wedgwood pottery loss 'hammer blow'  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:47:37 GMT
A public appeal has been launched to try to save the Wedgwood museum pottery collection which is being sold to pay off the firm's pension bill 
VIDEO: China's museum of roast duck  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 23:58:25 GMT
In 2013 China had a new museum open almost every day of the year on average, resulting in some slightly bizarre attractions 
VIDEO: Eat, sleep, code: Ten-year-old's routine  Sun, 31 Aug 2014 23:18:08 GMT
Max started writing code when he was six. He told BBC News why he thought more children being taught how to program in schools was a good idea. 
VIDEO: 'Hero' cat saves owner from fire  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:16:32 GMT
A tabby cat has been hailed a hero after she woke up her owner to alert him to a fire which destroyed his home in Melbourne, Australia. 
Cave yields Neanderthal 'artwork'  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:41:59 GMT
An engraving found at a cave in Gibraltar may be the most compelling evidence yet for Neanderthal art. 
Guardians is top US film of 2014  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:03:35 GMT
Sci-fi blockbuster Guardians of the Galaxy rules the US box office, becoming the biggest film of the year so far. 
Japan wage growth surges in July  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 03:14:02 GMT
Japanese wages unexpectedly log their strongest increase since 1997, which may provide a boost to consumer confidence and spending. 
Obama renews minimum wage push  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 21:28:14 GMT
President Barack Obama says he will continue to press Congress to raise the federal minimum wage in line with recent economic improvements. 
Google 'discourages' old browser use  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 14:28:47 GMT
Google has started showing old versions of its search page to people using out-of-date versions of web browsers. 
Samsung phones to get Nokia maps  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:23:00 GMT
Samsung has signed a deal with Nokia to use its Here mapping service on its smartphones and the Gear S smartwatch. 
Bush sets new album chart record  Sun, 31 Aug 2014 19:21:04 GMT
Kate Bush follows her stage comeback to become the first woman to have eight albums in the chart at the same time. 
Naked photos of celebrities leaked  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 09:50:51 GMT
Naked pictures of celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence are posted online but some stars claim the photos are fake. 
African food security on the menu  Mon, 01 Sep 2014 15:55:35 GMT
African ministers and business leaders gather in Ethiopia to consider ways to trigger a green revolution and improve the continent's food security. 
How corals stir up their world  Tue, 02 Sep 2014 00:57:27 GMT
Corals stir up the water, creating vortices that draw in nutrients and drive away waste, research reveals.