Samantha Greenstein

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Tip of the Week – Six Great Ways to Publish Student Work

We know that the world is moving online and that to prepare our kids for that world, we need to train them to use that world’s tools.<p>We know that …

Milky Way Rife With Complex Carbon Molecules, NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope Reveals

Our 10 billion year-old Milky Way galaxy seemingly gets more complicated with each passing observation.<p>That’s partly because trying to observe its structure — from our vantage point two-thirds of the way out from the galactic center, at least — is akin to determining the boundaries of a …

3 teens arrested for assault after girl's suicide

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Eight days after allegedly being sexually battered while passed out at a party, and then humiliated by online photos of the …

Paralyzed Kitten Gets New Wheels Thanks to High School Robotics Club

Flipper the 9 month-old kitten can now get around much easier despite her spinal injury which left her hind legs partially paralyzed, thanks to the …

Fast Food Ads Vs. The Real Thing

Everyone knows the disappointment you experience when you purchase fast food and inside the box is something close to a botched science experiment. But, for whatever reason people still feel compelled to eat it anyway. Well, here's a series of pictures taken by Dario D. that will make you feel even …

The Science of What Makes Junk Food So Addicting (And Delicious)

It's basically impossible to stop eating junk food. And it's like that for a reason. There are billions and billions of dollars at play in Big Snack, …

MLB.com | The Official Site of Major League Baseball

Video<p>Marwin Gonzalez launches a solo homer over the left-field wall, his second big fly of the game, extending the Astros' lead in the 4th<p>Cut 4<p>The …

Ian Happ

Into Thin Air

• <b>Author:</b> Jon Krakauer<p>When Jon Krakauer reached the summit of Mt. Everest in the early afternoon of May 10,1996, he hadn't slept in fifty-seven hours and was reeling from the brain-altering effects of oxygen depletion. As he turned to begin the perilous descent from 29,028 feet (roughly the cruising …

Meerkats' Mob Rule | World's Deadliest

Goal-line technology: Premier League votes in favour for 2013-14

<b>The Premier League has voted to introduce goal-line technology from the 2013-14 season.</b><p>British-based Hawk-Eye has been awarded the contract to provide the system.<p>Hawk-Eye uses seven cameras per goal to detect the ball and claims its system is "millimetre accurate, ensuring no broadcast replays …

Soccer

New music 'rewarding for the brain'

<b>Listening to new music is rewarding for the brain, a study suggests.</b><p>Using MRI scans, a Canadian team of scientists found that areas in the reward centre of the brain became active when people heard a song for the first time.<p>The more the listener enjoyed what they were hearing, the stronger the …

The Brain

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD)

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD)

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD)

Astronomy Picture of the Day (APOD)