If you haven’t heard, universities around the world are offering their courses online for free (or at least partially free). These courses are collectively called MOOCs or Massive Open Online Courses.
Donald Trump saluted local Republican Rep. Greg Gianforte at a rally in Montana Thursday — praising the lawmaker for attacking a reporter. Trump traveled to Missoula to support Gianforte in his House against
SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — President Trump mocked the account of a woman who accused Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh of assault and told a Mississippi crowd that the #MeToo movement was unfairly hurting
President Donald Trump insulted a female reporter in the Rose Garden on Monday, telling her she "never" thinks before asking a question, one of several slights to female journalists during a sprawling
The AI system could diagnose tumors more accurately (and faster) than 15 human physicians. A Chinese AI system diagnosed brain tumors and other conditions more accurately and faster than a team of top
Buying your first backpacking setup can be cost prohibitive and overwhelming—but it doesn’t have to be. This will likely be the first time you are completely in charge of carrying your means to clean food,
The best of the brain books in 2016 featured deception, empathy, placebos, gaming, algorithms, microbes and that little voice in your head. Whether touching on psychology, neuroscience or the mind more
There's no better time of year to get outside. Autumn is the perfect time to visit any of America's national parks, as crowds tend to be at a minimum, the weather is fantastic, and the change of season
THE GLASS UNIVERSE How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars By Dava Sobel Illustrated. 324 pp. Viking. $30. HIDDEN FIGURES The American Dream and the Untold Story of the
For her birthday, here are 10 quotes from 'the first woman to fly the Atlantic.' Pilot, women’s right advocate and author Amelia Earhart was the first female air pilot to fly across the Atlantic Ocean.
If you squint it’s almost cute Raise your hand if you thought that the singularity would be led by a six-legged robot plant. This unique, um, creature is tasked with looking after the succulent on its
We Compared Life Expectancy in All 50 States to Countries Around the World. The Results Are Truly Stunning
If you live in Mississippi, you have the same life expectancy as someone in Bangladesh. What's the difference between living in Minnesota and living in Mississippi? About seven years. It sounds like some