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“International student adaption to US universities"

  If you are an international student studying in US universities or finished your studies in Us  I would like to know about your experience; How you adapted with US culture, educational system, was that difficult for you? What helped you to adjust? ...

Education/Schooling , Lifelong Learning
asked: UTC 2021-01-20 02:14 PM
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App blocker that's NOT for phone addiction?

I work online and between emails, notifications, requests, and last minute changes, my cell gets a real workout. It's incredibly convenient, but having my workplace at my fingertips 24/7 can make it hard to clock out. I'm looking for an app or setting that simply blocks selected apps during a certai...

Technology & Electronics , Consumer Technology
asked: UTC 2021-01-20 12:19 AM
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How fast do butterflies emerge?

A couple weeks ago, the painted lady caterpillars from my kids' butterfly kit went into thier chrysalides. Ten of them have emerged already, and nobody has managed to catch one in the act! Are they super fast, or are we just unlucky? We check the net several times a day and we have just five more ch...

Science , Biology
asked: UTC 2021-01-19 08:18 PM
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Why shouldn't you eat raw flour?

I heard that it isn't the eggs, but the flour that makes eating raw cookie dough dangerous. Why? Isn't it just wheat? What about "safe" cookie dough that's gotten popular lately - aren't they made with flour?...

Food and Drink , Baking
asked: UTC 2021-01-19 08:00 PM
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Check my retirement plan

My wife and I were looking over our finances and prospects for the next decade or so as we approach retirement.  We've been incredibly lucky to have kept our jobs during the pandemic and are happily in a place where we don't have to worry as much about the day-to-day as we did when we were youn...

Personal Finance , Retirement Planning
asked: UTC 2021-01-19 01:48 PM
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What can I do with Nintendo Platinum Points?

I accumulated 30 Nintendo Platinum points for buying a Switch Online membership, and I got a notification that my points are about to expire. There isn't much that costs only 30 points, and I don't want to spend any more money to get points. Are there free ways to get enough Platinum points that I c...

Games , Console Games (Xbox, PS, Nintendo, etc.)
asked: UTC 2021-01-19 01:04 PM
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How long can a cast iron skillet go between seasonings?

Some people really love old, well-used cast iron skillets and hand then down through the generations. Cast iron skillets require seasoning between cooking, and I wonder how soon after seasaning with oil they must be used. Should a skillet be used within a day of seasoning, or can they last for years...

Around the House
asked: UTC 2021-01-19 12:55 AM
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What's the best way to print out online educational materials for my kids?

I purchased an at-home play-based preschool curriculum from a great website. What's the best way to get it printed and home with the least contact possible? Do I have to go somewhere to pick it up? Do I have to print it in black and white to make it affordable? Isn't there an easier way to do this t...

Parenting , Education
asked: UTC 2021-01-18 04:11 PM
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Who plans the Inauguration?

I'm curious if there is a set program for who and how Inaugurations are planned. The entire event, the sub events, the set up, the invitations, the speakers, the agenda, etc. Aside from the swearing in of the new President, is there a committee? Does the incoming President select the people? Is it t...

Politics , Policies
asked: UTC 2021-01-18 03:45 PM
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Origin of a mushroom name

There's a fungi, Hapalopilus nidulans, that has the common name of Tender Nesting Polypore. What is the reason for calling it Tender Nesting?...

Outdoor Life
asked: UTC 2021-01-18 03:06 AM
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