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The Tree That Owns Itself is a white oak that resides at the intersection of South Finley and Dearing Streets in Athens, Georgia. It has the unusual distinction of holding the deed to the land that it sits upon.

The first noted record of this was in the Athens Weekly Banner of August 12, 1890, although various reports give the actual year of the deeding as anywhere from 1820 and 1832. The story goes that Colonel William Henry Jackson, having fond childhood memories of the tree's parent, deeded an 8-foot square of land to it in order to ensure its continued protection. Tragically, this tree died on October 9, 1942, and the current tree is an offspring grown from one of the original tree's acorns. It is sometimes referred to as 'Son of The Tree That Owns Itself', although the patriarchy may be overreaching itself on this point.

The original deed has been lost (and, some argue, probably never existed), and also, legally speaking trees cannot hold deeds

Gather 'round boys and girls, it's time for yet another tale to chiiill your boooones! Alright fine, it's yet another worrisome story about an aspect of the technology we've come to love over the past few years.


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Growth mindset is a way of looking at learning and achievement originally put forth by psychologist Carol Dweck. She identified two different ways that children had of viewing their abilities. Many children have a 'fixed mindset', believing that their abilities are fairly inflexible: "I'm no good at math"; "I'm good at science". Other children had a more flexible view of their abilities: "I'm not very good at math yet"; "I've become very good at science".

The children with a…