Do Face Masks Really Protect You From Getting Sick?

Over the weekend, three new cases of the Wuhan coronavirus were confirmed in the United States: two in California and one in Arizona, bringing the national total to...

Do Students Still Have Free Speech in School?

In 1965, when Mary Beth Tinker was 13 years old, she wore a black armband to her junior high school to protest the Vietnam...

Let students with disabilities compete in sports with their peers

The question isn’t whether we are a nation divided by anger and fear. The question is what we’re going to do about it. The news...

Foster Kids Face Tough Times After Age 18

It's hard turning 18 — moving out, finding a job, going to college. But many foster children have to do it by themselves, without...

How to Talk to Your Friends About Suicide

Fashion designer Kate Spade has died at 55 years old last year. She was found dead in her New York City home, and police reported that...

Are some brains better at learning languages?

In his spare time, an otherwise ordinary 16-year old boy from New York taught himself Hebrew, Arabic, Russian, Swahili, and a dozen other languages. And...

This Is Why We Sigh

Tiredness, sadness, and relief all feel very different, and yet sighing somehow seems to complement each emotional state. But why do we do it?...

How Operation Christmas Child changed my life (in Romania)

‘Tis the season when most of us with children begin to steel ourselves for the onslaught of not-so-subtle hints from our kids about what...

Purdue student uses bread tags to make a huge difference in...

Danielle Rothchild doesn't know what a free moment is. The Purdue sophomore is non-stop. "A lot of work for sure. A lot of projects and...

Here’s How Study Breaks Boost Learning

Students in school are rarely given opportunities to rest and reflect on the knowledge they’ve acquired, but a new study suggests that giving the...

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