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Bowhead Whale Songs Are Complex and Copied, New Study Shows

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 03.29.2015 | Science
Alaska Dispatch News

Now scientists have new information about the level of detail in the songs that bowhead whales sing to one another when they are migrating into the Beaufort Sea each spring.

Seeing the Game of Life Differently

Write for the Future | Posted 09.24.2014 | Education
Write for the Future

by Blair Weintraub As much as I remember my first seizure, my last one was even more memorable. I was 12 and it was one of the first times my parent...

Missing College Student Found Dead In Rome

AP | Posted 02.23.2014 | College

ROME (AP) -- A college student from New Hampshire who was missing for two days in Rome was hit by a train, Italian railway police said Saturday. Wh...

An Artist Before Radiation... and After

Marci Rich | Posted 10.14.2013 | Fifty
Marci Rich

Ohio artist Leslie Miller was working on a collage -- part of a planned series of mixed-media bird paintings -- when she was diagnosed with uterine cancer in December of 2003. It is one of the last painted works she was able to complete before losing function on the right side of her body.

The CRAZIEST College Parties

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 03.22.2012 | College

Not all parties are created equal. Tailgating and hitting up the bars near campus are all just a part of the average college experience. Yet, there...

Department Of Education Releases College Cost Comparisons

AP | ALAN SCHER ZAGIER | Posted 08.30.2011 | College

-- Looking for a college bargain? Try any of nine University of Puerto Rico campuses, where annual tuition hovers at or below $2,000. Counting penni...

The Most EXPENSIVE Colleges And Universities (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Lindsay Dittman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

For a year at one of America's most expensive colleges, you could buy a luxury car. For four years, a house. Granted, each campus on Campusgrotto.com'...

11 ARRESTED After Bates College Party Gets Rowdy

AP | CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

LEWISTON, Maine — An alcohol-fueled party for college seniors to blow off steam turned rowdy early Wednesday, leading to 11 arrests, an officer ...

More Colleges Consider 3-Year Degrees

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

As tuition rates rise and colleges become crowded with students, more and more schools are considering -- and touting, if they have them already -- th...

NBC's Brian Williams: Changing the World for the Better

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Several weeks ago Brian Williams profiled the children of the Afghan Child Education and Care Organization (AFCECO) and its founder Andeisha Farid in ...