Do you feel anxious when you do not have access to your iPhone? According to a recent study at the University of Missouri, that separation anxiety may hinder your cognitive abilities. Researchers learned
As the New Year ushers in a time for us to reflect on our past, it also allows us to think about ways to refresh our minds with new, creative ideas. As the new year ushers in a time for us to reflect our
NPR Ed is updating some of the top stories we've been following in 2014. This year we took a new look at screen time — and the argument over whether it's good or bad for kids. We explored what the research
Evidence shows that women are less self-assured than men—and that to succeed, confidence matters as much as competence. Here's why, and what to do about it. For years, we women have kept our heads down
Authenticity has become the gold standard for leadership. But a simplistic understanding of what it means can hinder your growth and limit your impact. Consider Cynthia, a general manager in a health organization.
His wife was just thirty-four. They had two little girls. The cancer was everywhere, and the parts of dying that nobody talks about were about to start. His best friend came to help out for a couple weeks.
Why agriculture may someday take place in towers, not fields A couple of Octobers ago, I found myself standing on a 5,000-acre cotton crop in the outskirts of Lubbock, Texas, shoulder-to-shoulder with
The treatment is now ready for human trials. A vaccine to treat heroin addiction has proven effective in keeping drug-addicted rats from relapsing in a preclinical trial, according to a study published