Results from a global exam given to 15-year-olds show U.S. students lagging in math and just average in science and reading, while teens from Asian nations dominate the categories.
By LEANNE ITALIE, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) _ Look alive, selfie. There’s another word of the year that’s not all about you. While Oxford University Press, the British publisher of the Oxford dictionaries, declared […]
A study finds differences in brain development between babies born with a genetic marker linked to Alzheimer’s disease and those without.
Nearly a mile underground in an abandoned gold mine, one of the most important quests in physics has come up empty-handed in the search for the elusive substance known as dark matter, scientists announced Wednesday.
Yale University has established a $14 million fund to benefit women studying science and other fields at Yale in memory of a student killed in a laboratory accident.
Deep in the bowels of a building at the nation’s oldest private military academy, students from across the globe are being taught to fight the war of the future.
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Researchers have pieced together what’s believed to be the first comprehensive map of the entire 3-by-5-mile Titanic debris field and hope it will provide new clues about what exactly happened […]
Two Entertainers Set A New Distance Record For A Car Powered By Candy and Soda.
The shuttle Endeavour is carrying a bit of Connecticut education into space.
An AP Member Feature Exchange By MAGGIE GORDON, Stamford Advocate STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ If Susie has $12 and soda costs $1.25 a bottle, she can buy nine bottles. Simple math can solve that problem. […]