Common Core won't make kids smarter

by Phyllis Schlafly -- The new education standards called Common Core won't make U.S. kids any smarter. The Thomas B. Fordham Institute studied them and concluded that they are inferior to existing more…

Space for all: Cheap, personal satellites coming

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZjeDRjZDqvvh0MPYWm_S2QdXo_gKsX0B"] (NBCNEWS) — SAN FRANCISCO — Someday, swarms of satellites the size of a tissue box will be snapping pictures, taking environmental readings and broadcasting messages from more…

Zimmerman wants to go to law school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — After his acquittal on murder charges for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman may go to law school to help people wrongly accused of crimes like more…

Christian school: Burping better than sex

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (STUFF) — Christian schools say it's hardly surprising they think students should have a burping contest instead of having sex. Christian Schools Australia CEO Steve O'Doherty says horse more…

Distrust evolution? You need more 'imagination'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A prominent anthropology professor at UCLA has the solution for anyone who doubts Darwinian evolution. You need more imagination. That's from Gail Kennedy, who was interviewed on the more…

University slammed for Hitler superhero mural

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) The Simon Wiesenthal Center condemned Thailand’s Chulalong University and its faculty Friday for displaying a mural depicting Adolf Hitler along with a group of superheroes more…

School officials retreat on censorship plan

by Bob Unruh -- Administrators at a charter school in Minnesota who claimed a right to censor student speech outside of class time have reversed their position and now will allow a more…