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When students come into Dan Levitin's lab, he spends most of his time trying to teach them that they don't know everything they think...

Bangkok Meet Fails to Finalize Draft on Climate Change Rules

BANGKOK (AP) — An international meeting in Bangkok fell short of its aim of completing fruitful preparations to help an agreement be reached in...

Teacher shortages worsening in majority of US states, study reveals

Teacher shortages are worsening across the US for the majority of states, according to an exclusive survey by the Guardian. The Guardian contacted all US...

Turmeric (Haldi) For Diabetes: How To Use The Wonder Spice To Manage Blood Sugar...

The staggering amount of people struggling with diabetes at present is calling for immediate attention. According to WHO, the global prevalence of diabetes among...

Texas Shrimp Farmers Try New Technology to Prevent Disease

LACOSTE, Texas (AP) — It was a Texas-sized shrimp dream, to breed tasty crustaceans far from shore but close to transportation hubs that would speed...

Accountants to Watch: Darryl Ucheya

Darryl Ucheya is looking to speak up for his peers. A tax associate at Big Four firm KPMG in Atlanta, Ucheya oversees his own blog,...

How Learning Science Is Catching Up To Mr. Rogers

Editor's note on Aug. 8, 2018: This piece has been substantially updated from a version published in 2014. A solemn little boy with a bowl...
How Harvard Can Legally Favor Alumni Children and Athletes

How Harvard Can Legally Favor Alumni Children and Athletes

This isn't the first time the university has faced scrutiny over policies that favor white over Asian American students. Comments in the 1980s by...

The life-changing skills you learn at a summer job

Summer jobs stick with you. It’s been more than a decade since I worked as a counselor at a sleepaway camp in northern Michigan....

Agile Practices In The Legal Services Industry

As the legal industry transitions toward mass adoption of mobile apps and voice-activated assistants, even modest technology upgrades have transformed the way legal professionals...

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The Best Old-School Hotels on New York’s Upper East Side

There aren’t many places in the world impervious to time and trend—places whose identities are as reliable and consistent as a neighborhood bistro. But...
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What reward does one buy after winning at the gambling tables in Las Vegas or sitting through an excruciatingly dull convention there? A Rolex? A designer...
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If you want to lose weight, for one, breakfast may not actually be that important after all. A recent meta-analysis in the BMJ investigating the effect of...

How a 27-Year-Old CEO Built a Near $1 Billion Fashion Startup

Zilingo Pte’s path to becoming a fashion platform with a valuation approaching $1 billion began in December 2014 when Ankiti Bose, then an analyst...

Denver teacher strike: ‘If they don’t pay us, shut it down!’ What to know...

DENVER – When Jenna Jones told her third-graders why she planned to join a teacher strike Monday, several students at the predominately low-income school...