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2-year degree vs. 4-year degree

By Dr. Kit So which is better, a two or four-year college degree?  You would expect that a four-year degree would be better, right?  Not so fast!  […]

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Can technology read your mind?

By Mike Martin Can technology read your mind? Probably not, although some computer scientists are betting that they can read your brainwaves, and the […]

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Death of Toughie the Frog Highlights Extinction Crisis

By Erin Kelly The death of a world-famous tree frog has reignited conversation about reports that species extinction is increasing. Toughie, the worl […]

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IBM’s computer may soon be teaching 3rd-grade math

We’re sure that many of you have already heard of IBM’s Watson. For the unfamiliar, Watson is a supercomputer developed by IBM which uses Artifici […]

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Mars: The Final Frontier

By Mike Martin How would you like to live and work on Mars? If Tesla owner Elon Musk has his way that idea will move from science fiction into realit […]

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Uncovering the Mysteries of Space

Have you ever heard of the Rosetta Stone? This was a piece of rock that was found in 1799 in Egypt that was inscribed with a decree from an Egyptian k […]

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The CEO of SpaceX wants to get humans to Mars in 10 years

By Aniket Sovani We’re sure you’ve already heard about SpaceX by now. For those who haven’t, SpaceX is an American aerospace company that’s d […]

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Nobel Prize Awarded for Research on “Self-Eating” Cells

By Erin Kelly Self-eating cells sounds like something straight out of a science fiction novel. But it just so happens to be the basis for the revolut […]

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Study Math and Save the World

Well, maybe not the whole world. But math experts and researchers are finding ways to use math and science to predict and prevent many types of cancer […]

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10 Ways To Lead By Example

By Celia Ciotti-Hopper, Executive Leadership Coach 10 Ways To Lead By Example Good leaders must lead by example. Through their actions, which are al […]

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Who Wants to Build a Submarine?

A group of high school students in Australia are doing just that. They are designing and building a model submarine, partly for the fun of just doing […]

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Using Science to Solve Crime

By Mike Martin Do you want to solve crime like Sherlock Holmes? It’s elementary. You just have to study science. That’s what crime scene invest […]

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Space: Lots to Still Explore

By Mike Martin When we look up into the night sky, especially on a clear night, we can see a vast galaxy above us. It looks like it is endless. Now […]

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Coming Soon: Driverless Cars

By: Mike Martin The bad news is that you may not have your driver’s license yet. The good news is that you may not need one in the future. That’s […]

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