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rom a report spotlighting declining reading standards to an exclusive survey of business leaders concerning the state of America’s education system and new numbers...

Reimagining Education III

Teachers College will hold its third annual Reimagining Education summer institute on July 16-19th. COMING TOGETHER This year's Institute unites champions of strategies such as culturally relevant pedagogy...

Here’s the case against day-trading bitcoin

Bitcoin has long been touted as a day-trader’s paradise — place where a quick buck is easy to come by. Buy low, sell high,...

House conservatives file articles of impeachment against Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein

Members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus escalated their battle against the Justice Department on Wednesday, filing articles of impeachment against Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein...

A sprawling home in Friendship Heights that’s ideal for entertaining

The sprawling fieldstone house with a Spanish tile roof in Friendship Heights was built for a man who never lived in it. John Herbert Tonge...

The most popular, and the most misunderstood smileys Indians use

Emojis have become so much a part of our lives that they now even have a day dedicated to them -- and it’s today....

Working four-day weeks for five days’ pay? Research shows it pays off

Employees at a New Zealand company behind an innovative trial of a four-day working week have declared it a resounding success, with 78% saying they were...

9 reasons being a middle child is actually the best

What middle child syndrome? Say it ain't so: Is the middle child really becoming extinct? A recentNew York Magazine feature deems the American middle child...

Improbable Cause

One death, then another, and another — all in the same house. The first two written off as a tragic coincidence, until the third...

Connecticut’s unlikely benefactor: the U.S. Supreme Court

In a state normally characterized as being “deep blue” politically, Connecticut may have received some relief to its well-publicized fiscal woes from what most...

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MIT’s new robot can identify things by sight and by touch

For humans, it's easy to predict how an object will feel by looking at it or tell what an object looks like by touching...

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Getting enough sleep (more than seven hours) helps us feel energized and ready for the next day, but beyond that, sleep is essential for...

11 new science fiction and fantasy books to check out in late June

With the 50th anniversary of the lunar landings coming up next month, I’ve been thinking quite a bit about the vast canon of Apollo...

Why do processed foods cause obesity?

New York: Chips, soda and frozen pizzas tend to be full of salt, sugar and fat, but now scientists are trying to understand if...

Does Meryl Streep Have the Most Oscar Nominations of All Time?

After a blockbuster Season One of HBO’s Big Little Lies, everyone attached to the limited series likely considered it impossible to top. Liane Moriarty,...