The man who believed 'an undevout astronomer is mad'

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2352535" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sir William Herschel[/caption] William Herschel discovered the first planet since ancient antiquity in 1781. He desired to name the planet after King George III, more…

France plans terror-attack drills in schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) France will deploy about 3,000 reserve troops, train school authorities and ramp up school anti-terror drills in case of attacks, its education and security ministers announced on more…

'Greatest event in history' changed the world

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2346275" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Johannes Gutenberg in his print shop[/caption] Mankind began the invention of "writing" around 3300 B.C. Western Civilization wrote on papyrus reeds from the Nile more…

State university offers 'Stop White People' training

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY WIRE) The State University of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton is now offering a course called “#StopWhitePeople2K16” as part of routine training for residential assistants. The university’s more…

Teacher's homework ban goes viral

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) A second grade teacher's no-homework policy has gone viral, thanks to a student's mother posting about it on Facebook. Last week, mom Samantha Gallagher posted a more…

Father kills son, 12, for not studying

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AFP) A Japanese father stabbed his 12-year-old son to death after complaining the boy was failing to study for a school entrance exam, media said on Tuesday. Kengo more…