by Lauren Goode, AllThingsD
For the first time, research shows that American creativity is declining. What went wrong—and how we can fix it.
Changes in the economy have had the surprising effect of making the manual trades more attractive as careers.
Software for $10 8-bit computers based on the NES.
Last fall, the physics department at MIT replaced the traditional large introductory lecture with smaller classes that emphasize hands-on, interactive, collaborative learning. Already, attendance is up and the failure rate has dropped by more than 50 percent.
The Council of Graduate Schools, representing 480 universities in the United States and Canada, is halfway through a seven-year project to explore ways of speeding up the process of earning a Ph.D.
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David Brin lamenting the loss of a common BASIC on computers.