U.S. Views of Technology and the Future
Compared with custom organs and computer produced art, the public has less confidence that the two common science fiction ... Americans actually have the least confidence in the prediction that humans of the future will be able to control the weather ...
List: States where rape is most common
It's rape and violence against women. Reported rape is more common in Alaska than any other state ... Louisiana - 25.2 15. Indiana - 25.5 16. Connecticut - 25.6 17. Pennsylvania - 26.1 18. Delaware - 26.5 19. Wyoming - 26.7 20. Alabama - 26.9 21.
Two more states pull out of Common Core
Two Republican governors, Mary Fallin of Oklahoma and Nikki Haley of South Carolina, have just signed laws pulling their states out of the Common Core State Standards initiative ... are keeping the standards, at least for now. The issue of common ...
Teachers are right to question Common Core [Letter]
I read with interest the commentary by Emily Blumenauer about her thoughts on teachers who, as she put it, whine about the Common Core ("Quit complaining about Common Core," June 16). As a 34-year ... no differentiation, at least right now, between ...
Anxiety More Common in the Western World, Depression in East
The researchers carried out two separate studies that focused on anxiety ... The opposite was true for depression, with those in Western countries least likely to feel depressed. Researchers found that depression was the lowest in North America and highest ...