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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioGWEN IFILL: Finally tonight: Some people may judge a book by its cover, but what does it take to create a cover that best represents a book? RELATED LINKSThe art of designing ‘Ulysses,’ ‘Lolita’ and ‘The Girl with...
Given the steep cost of higher education, it is tempting to evaluate different courses of study based solely on the return on investment they offer. For many, attending college means taking out loans that may take years to pay off. Factors such as...
St. Louis public television station, The Nine Network, will air a special discussion on the repercussions from the events in Ferguson, Missouri, at 10 p.m. EDT today. PBS NewsHour will live stream the event in the player above. For more information...
Students participate in a two-week boot camp for encouraging teamwork and creativity. Photo courtesy of Women LEAD Nepal They grew up in two different countries — Claire Charamnac in Singapore and Claire Naylor in Nepal — where they...
A drawing depicts artist Christo’s “Over the River” project. Photo by Wolfgang Volz, © 2007 Christo Imagine stringing nearly six miles of translucent silver panels above a 42-mile stretch of the Arkansas River in southern Colorado...
This undated handout photo provided by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and GlaxoSmithKline (NIAID/GSK) shows a vaccine candidate, in a vial, that will be used in the upcoming human Ebola trials. Photo from GlaxoSmithKlineIt...