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A diagram shows the fragmentary remains of “Kryptodrakon progenitor” found in the famed “dinosaur death pits” area of the Shishugou Formation in northwest China. Researchers focused on one of the palm bones, which is longer than...
Students from Estes Elementary in suburban Asheville, North Carolina, live in a state that has adopted Common Core, a set of academic standards in mathematics and English language arts and literacy. Photo by Mike Fritz/PBS NewsHour While the 40-plus...
Economist Deirdre McCloskey, a “motherly libertarian,” wants to be taxed to provide a minimum income (not a minimum wage), which would treat adults like adults. Photo by JACQUES DEMARTHON/AFP/Getty Images. A Note from Paul Solman:...
Photo by Christopher Furlong / Getty Images Citing efforts “to make the next generation tobacco-free,” the U.S. Food and Drug Administration proposed new rules Thursday for e-cigarettes that would regulate the devices in a manner similar to...
WASHINGTON — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says a decision by Palestinian authorities to create a coalition government with Hamas is a big step backward for peace. Netanyahu says he will never negotiate a peace treaty with a...