Back-to-school shopping: Bulletproof backpacks, other protection on the to-buy list
Bulletproof protection and safety from shooters is on the mind of parents and students during back-to-school preparations. Companies report higher sales of bulletproof backpacks, bulletproof backpack panels, special glass that can keep a shooter from gaining entry to a school and other products
Brigham Young University Geologists Discover Oldest Known Pterosaur Fossil
A pterosaur is not a dinosaur, but the oldest known powered flying vertebrates. Brigham Young University students and teachers have published the result of their findings of the oldest known fossil.
Toronto students travelling by train ‘just missed’ deadly bridge collapse in Genoa, Italy
"Our train would have gone under it in minutes, like less than five minutes," Bresge said.
US Defense Secretary Mattis pitches closer US-Brazil ties
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis made a pitch on Tuesday to Brazil for building a closer defense partnership with the United States, including in space research. Speaking to military students at Brazil’s senior war college in Rio de Janeiro, Mattis encouraged them to remember and follow their nation’s long tradition [...]
A Level results day 2018: When is it and how does UCAS clearing work?
Everything students (and parents!) need to know about the big day
How To Make A Civics Education Stick
In the age of fake news, civics learning involves a lot more than reading the Constitution. One teacher says she encourages her students to "question everything."
UC Berkeley Law student slips, believed dead at Oregon waterfall
A UC Berkeley law student is believed to be dead after a slip-and-fall on Sunday while trying to snap a photograph of a waterfall at Toketee Falls in southern Oregon.
US Olympian Katie Ledecky gives swim tips to Tokyo students
U.S. gold medalist swimmer Katie Ledecky has given swimming tips to Japanese elementary and junior high school students in Tokyo
Former Ohio State Students Report Decades Of Sexual Misconduct By University Physician
More than 100 former Ohio State University students have reported sexual misconduct committed by physician Dr. Richard Strauss. NPR's Mary Louise Kelly speaks with Ron McDaniel, a former OSU tennis player, who says Strauss molested him as a freshman.
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