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When it comes to your overall well-being, physical health and mental wellness are huge pieces of the puzzle. Taking the time to establish healthy habits can benefit you in countless ways, such as improving your mood, reducing the risk of disease, boosting your energy, and increasing the length of your life. Whether you want to develop healthier eating habits, explore the positive effects of exercise, or find new...

Read More about 6 Courses to Improve Your Health and Wellness

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Learn how to effectively train your body, what the most violent things in our universe are, or how to better present data using Excel. EdX offers courses from top universities and organizations to help you gain the skills and knowledge you need to be successful. Find the course for you and enroll today! Principles of Biochemistry – Harvard – Self Paced Biochemistry is the discipline that helps us describe life. But, how does it...

Read More about Health, Biology and Architecture. Courses Starting Soon on edX!

reddit AMA: Natural Disasters
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Natural Disasters occur everywhere. What causes natural disasters? How can you avoid them? How do governments and individuals prepare? Are we doing enough? Ask your questions about natural disasters this Tuesday, January 19. Head to r/iAMA to ask your questions of John Gyakum and John Stix, who are currently teaching McGill University’s Natural Disasters MOOC on edX. AMA means “Ask Me Anything.” Questions about natural...

Read More about Natural Disasters: Reddit AMA with McGill Professors John Gyakum and John Stix

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Learn how to live longer, how to properly proofread an essay or how to know if the water you are drinking is safe. With over 800 courses offered in a wide variety of subject areas, edX helps you better understand the world around you and improves your everyday life. Enroll in a course today!

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This Friday, October 16 is World Food Day. Join organizations, leaders, and people from around the globe as they come together to take action against world hunger. This year’s theme will be “Social Protection and Agriculture: Breaking the Cycle of Rural Poverty.”  This year’s focus on rural poverty hopes to bring attention to agricultural food production in struggling areas and to stimulate national efforts to help. Bringing forth...

Read More about Feed Your Mind: Celebrate World Food Day with edX

Starting Soon on edX
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What do application development, learning Spanish, international law and environmental science have in common? They’re just a few of the new online course starting soon on edX. Whether this is your first course or you’re a seasoned online learner, check out our spotlight of ten new courses and enroll in one today!*Advanced Placement® and AP® are trademarks registered and/or owned by the College Board, which...

Read More about Spotlighting Ten New Online Courses

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Inspired to learn more about Astrophysics or the controversies behind organ transplants? Ready to dive into the urban education debate, or revisit the stories of the U.S. Civil War? From the stars to solid state chemistry, check out classes starting this week on edX.