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New research from Tel Aviv University recently suggested that unconscious teacher bias discourages girls in the classroom from studying math and sciences later in life. Here’s another reason to read science stories to your daughter at bedtime...
Leonard Nimoy, who played the iconic role of Spock in the “Star Trek” television series and movie, died at his home on Friday. He was 83. Best remembered by “Star Trek” fans as the iconic Mr. Spock, Leonard Nimoy died Friday...
A combination photo shows a sequence of an explosion erupting from a CSX Corp train derailment in Mount Carbon, West Virginia pictured across the Kanawha River in Boomer, West Virginia February 16, 2015. Photo by Steve Keenan/ReutersWASHINGTON —...
Conservative Republicans have urged House Speaker John Boehner not to capitulate in a fight with Democrats over President Barack Obama’s immigration policy that could threaten a partial Homeland Security shutdown. Photo by Joshua Roberts/...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSCosby family aims to inspire Smithsonian visitors with their African-American art collection Capturing Mathew Brady, Photographer Who Shaped Our Vision of the Civil War Exhibit of War Photography Pulls...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSAfter medical legalization, what are the costs of getting high? Doctors, Patients Assess Effectiveness of Medical Marijuana In the Weeds: Regulations Lag as Medical Marijuana Grows GWEN IFILL: The use...