Tuesday, February 20, 2018


Sleep Problems May Impact Kids’ Relationships with Teachers

Sleep Problems May Impact Kids’ Relationships with Teachers

By Natalie Grover (Reuters Health)  Sleep problems in younger children may be associated with higher student-teacher conflict, a small U.S. study suggests The role of sleep problems...
Udacity co-founder Sebastian Thrun is pictured in this handout photo

Self-Driving Car Experts Offer Online Degree in ‘Flying Cars’

By Paul Lienert (Reuters) Self-driving car pioneer Sebastian Thrun has shifted his gaze to the skies, as his Silicon Valley online school Udacity launches what it...
Balloons are seen in front of a logo at Facebook's headquarters in London

Facebook to Open Digital Training Hubs in Europe

By Julia Fioretti BRUSSELS (Reuters) Facebook <FB.O> said on Monday it will open three new centers in Europe to train people in digital skills and committed...
Children read books at Montevideo’s Independencia square

Parent Reading Workshops Can Help Low-Income Kids Learn

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Even in communities where many people lack a high school degree, reading workshops for parents can give their kids a...
Britain's Princess Charlotte stands on the steps at Kensington Palace in a photograph taken taken by her mother and handed out by Britain's Prince William and Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge

UK’s Prince William’s Daughter Charlotte Starts Nursery School

LONDON (Reuters) Princess Charlotte, the daughter of Britain's Prince William and wife Kate, began her first day at nursery school near the couple's London...
Scientists work at the Upward Sun River discovery site in Alaska's Tanana River Valley

Alaskan ‘Sunrise’ Girl Sheds Light on How Humans Populated Americas

By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) Ancient DNA extracted from the skull of a six-week-old baby girl whose 11,500-year-old remains were unearthed in a burial pit...