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Learning Science by Isaac Asimov

Learning Science By Dr. Isaac Asimov  I imagine that many a young scholar has asked him- or herself, rebelliously, why on Earth s/he must learn science when s/he has no intention of being a scientist. Someone... Read More

Why Are the Poor More Religious?

Last week, the New York Times’ policy and statistics blog, The Upshot, wrote an article about the hardest places to live in the United States. The rankings, by county, included a variety of factors including education,... Read More

The Comics Section: Storm Warnings

The latest from Cagle Cartoons.     Storm on the Horizon by Jeff Koterba,   Dire Climate Report by Kevin Siers, The Charlotte Observer, NC