Student banned for resembling woman's rapist

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Review) A student at a liberal-arts school in Oregon was reportedly banned from going anywhere on campus that a fellow student would be — because he looked more…

He shoots! He ... scores?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Today) We've all seen those home movies and Hollywood blockbusters about sports competitions where someone, at the very last second, makes the equivalent of a Hail Mary pass more…

More states push back against Common Core

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY SIGNAL) Common Core continues to be a top concern in the states, with Mississippi and Wisconsin being the latest states taking steps to distance themselves from the more…

Startling death turns skeptic into pioneer missionary

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1707825" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Adoniram Judson[/caption] The groans of a dying man kept him awake in the little inn outside New York. But he was hardened to the more…

7 ways to appear more intelligent

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — There is no fast-track route to wisdom but intelligence, defined as the way that we comprehend, analyse and respond to the world, is a far more more…

UMass ends ban on Iranians in science, engineering

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) The University of Massachusetts at Amherst has reversed its decision to ban Iranian nationals from admission to certain graduate programs in engineering and science. Wednesday's announcement comes on more…

World's strongest bio material – sea snail teeth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (UPI) A series of strength tests and microscopic investigations brings a new revelation for the world's strongest material: It's sea snail teeth. The natural composite material that forms more…

Indo-European languages emerged 6,500 years ago

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Phys.org) Linguists have long agreed that languages from English to Greek to Hindi, known as 'Indo-European languages,' are the modern descendants of a language family which first emerged more…

Guess which country has 'worst' school lunches?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) Mouthwatering photos of school lunches served around the world reveal even children in Ukraine, Estonia and Greece are treated to delectable meals each day. School more…

Teacher indicted for 'sex with 6 boys'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NJ.COM) NEWARK — A Maplewood teacher has been indicted on charges of sexually assaulting six male students, Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray announced today. Nicole Dufault, more…