Jason Charles

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Here’s Everything We Know About ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

There are only 121 days left until <i>Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens</i> is released to a cautiously optimistic audience of literally everyone on Earth. Can you feel the excitement??? We’re close enough to Dec. 18 that we’re finally getting actual information, like character descriptions and plot …

16 Things Black People Would Say If We Reacted To Pop Culture Like White People

I've never seen Clueless. Is that a thing people have seen?

Kylie Jenner

How to Become an Expert in Anything with @neiltyson, @adafruit @popsci by @sophiebushwick

'Smart drug' taken by one in four students really does boost performance

Scientists say it is time to have an ethical debate about whether Modafinil should be 'condoned or condemned.'<p>A ‘smart drug’ taken by one in four students at Oxford University really does boost brain power and colleges need to consider whether it should be banned, scientists have said.<p>Modafinil is …

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Early impacts of the Leading Educators Fellowship | The Thomas B. Fordham Institute

The New Teacher Project’s recent study indicating that billions of dollars are largely wasted on ineffective professional development has raised a …

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Google's making it easy for you to get solar panels onto your roof

Adding solar panels to your roof can be frustrating, since it's often difficult to know if your home receives enough light to justify the investment. Google Maps, however, has satellite, navigation and sunlight data for every property in the world, so it's ideally placed to tell you how many rays …

How States Rank on High-School Graduation Rates

Nationwide, the percentage of students getting their diplomas is at an all-time high. But while some states have made incredible strides, others have struggled to keep up.<p>More students are graduating from high school than ever before, and that number could rise again with this year’s seniors.<p>The …

10 Strange Forms Of Ancient Currency

In modern times we take coins and paper money for granted. In the ancient world, however, people assigned monetary value to a wide variety of …