Victorian institutions designed to reform delinquent or vulnerable children were much more successful than today's youth justice system in assisting children to recover from troubled starts in life, according to new research ...
A new miniature robot developed by EPFL researchers can swim with fish, learn how they communicate with each other and make them change direction or come together. These capabilities have been proven on schools of zebrafish.
A dozen other students look on as Umar Amadu uses a glass pipette to draw a solution from a conical flask as part of a chemistry experiment.
Delhi authorities ordered all schools to shut on Wednesday after choking smog descended on north India and Pakistan, with pollution levels in the city 40 times the World Health Organization's safe limit.
A public health emergency was declared as choking smog blanketed New Delhi on Tuesday, with authorities ordering the temporary closure of all primary schools in the world's most polluted capital city.
US business schools are beefing up training in the software that underlies digital currency bitcoin, a technology expected to be a game changer in many industries.
An AI character was made an official resident of a busy central Tokyo district on Saturday, with the virtual newcomer resembling a chatty seven-year-old boy.
Boston College is betting big on the sciences.
A study of one Texas school district reveals one of the best evidence-based ways ever found to close the educational achievement gap between black and white students.
Researchers create world's first system to measure the force needed to separate a crystal's microscopic layers
Eighty years after the theoretical prediction of the force required to overcome the van der Waals' bonding between layers in a crystal, engineering researchers at Tohoku University have measured it directly. They report their ...