Scientists: Drunk birds sing like drunks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NPR) — If you've ever listened to karaoke at a bar, you know that drinking can affect how well someone can sing. Christopher Olson and his colleagues at more…

College features 'Slaughter the Jews' exhibit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ALGEMEINER) — A contentious art exhibit at an Israeli community college near Gaza includes displays calling for the “slaughter” of the Jews and “in blood and fire we more…

White male teacher sues for discrimination

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EAGNEWS) — NEW YORK – A Bronx teacher is suing New York City and the city’s Department of Education claiming his race and gender made him a target more…

Not all news outlets dump 'illegal immigrant'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (COLUMBIA JOURNALISM REVIEW) — As style manual changes go, it was big news. “Illegal immigrant,” a phrase long used for people living in the country without authorization, was more…

High school bans 'I Can't Breathe' shirts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — A high school basketball tournament on the Northern California coast has become the latest flashpoint in the ongoing protests over police killings of unarmed black men more…

Casino school opens in New York City

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — This education is a real gamble. New York state’s first licensed casino-dealer school is preparing to open its doors as early as next week. The Big more…

Professor: Young people are 'lost generation'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Young people in Britain have become a lost generation who can no longer mend gadgets and appliances because they have grown up in a disposable world, more…

Failure rates soar in college science classes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sacramento Bee) Hundreds of students fill the seats, but the lecture hall stays quiet enough for everyone to hear each cough and crumpling piece of paper. The instructor more…

When will man become machine?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) "I think the development of full artificial intelligence [AI] could spell the end of the human race." Professor Stephen Hawking's verdict on AI in a recent BBC more…