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3 Math Facts All Kids Need to Know (But Many Do Not)

With school back in session, I find myself reteaching and refreshing students on a very familiar (to me, anyway) list of math concepts. By now I …

Hidden in Einstein's Math: Faster-than-Light Travel?

Although Einstein's theories suggest nothing can move faster than the speed of light, two scientists have extended his equations to show what would …

Physics

DARPA develops a way for humans to produce their own lifesaving vaccines

ST. LOUIS — The next factory for lifesaving drugs could be the human body itself.<p>Scientists are developing a new vaccine-making method that co-opts …

Apple Makes Its Biggest Push to Date Into the Enterprise

Apple’s individual announcements may seem limited in scope individually, but taken together, it’s clear that Apple is pursuing the enterprise in a big way.<p>Apple has always been a company focused on the consumer market. The challenge is that when you win in the consumer world, people expect to be …

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‘Carnage’: Ancient Peru Tar Pools Smothered Hundreds of Songbirds

A dusty, windy desert in extreme northwestern Peru was once a grassland, replete with hundreds of songbirds.<p>But this grassland, which may have been dotted with seasonal dry forests, was also a trap. Tar seeps bubbling up from the oil-rich ground snared animals, including saber-toothed cats, dire …

Dinosaurs

What's Your Hurry? 3 Reasons Slow Math is Best

As both a teacher and administrator, I often heard from parents whose children were exceptionally good at math. “My daughter already knows how to …

Mathematics