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The Calculus of News and Journalism

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 05.12.2015 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

Now, if we want to re-take control of the information side of the information revolution, we have to position ourselves in the real world of what these two trends mean and where they are immutably headed.

More Snow for Boston, Says Calculus

Oscar Fernandez | Posted 04.18.2015 | Science
Oscar Fernandez

There are still 12 days left in February, and since we've already logged the snowiest month since record-keeping began in 1872 (45.5 inches of snow... so far), every Bostonian is thinking the same thing: how much more snow will we get? We can answer that question with math, but we need to rephrase it just a bit.

Melt Summer Learning Loss With Chocolate

Tim Chartier | Posted 09.17.2014 | Education
Tim Chartier

Want to work with fractions? Motivate Calculus? Or simply eat some chocolate? Buy some chocolate chips --- or raisins for a fruitier experience. And, take a math bite out of summer learning loss as a family.

6 Free to Low-Cost Resources to Teach You Calculus in a Fun and Interactive Way

Oscar Fernandez | Posted 09.17.2014 | Education
Oscar Fernandez

Calculus. There, I said it. If your heart skipped a beat, you might be one of the roughly 1 million students--or the parent of one of these brave soul...

'Microbial Pompeii' Discovered In Ancient Skeletons

LiveScience | Tanya Lewis | Posted 02.25.2014 | Science

A "microbial Pompeii" has been found on the teeth of 1,000-year-old human skeletons. Just as volcanic ash entombed the citizens of the ancient Roman c...

How to Succeed in Calculus

Chuck Cohn | Posted 08.21.2013 | Parents
Chuck Cohn

Calculus I tends to move fairly quickly through new material. Because the concepts are new and the class packs a lot into a year, it is easy to become confused and subsequently frustrated or overwhelmed by this course.

Finals Week: A Breaking Point or a Blessing

Tyler R. Tynes | Posted 07.03.2013 | College
Tyler R. Tynes

Yes, finals week -- where Adderall is God's gift to procrastinating college students, Starbucks and Red Bull is more coveted than tequila and Budweiser, and social media sites become used more than textbooks.

Edward James Olmos on Stand and Deliver's 25th Anniversary & the Release of Filly Brown

Vanessa Erazo | Posted 06.15.2013 | Latino Voices
Vanessa Erazo

"It's an issue. Studios want to tell universal stories. We want to do the same thing. But, we want to use Latino stories with Latino faces to tell universal stories. We're all part of one group. We are all humans and we all want to tell human stories."

WATCH: 12-Year-Old Challenges Albert Einstein's Theory Of Relativity

Posted 05.28.2011 | College

Is calculus not your thing? Not to worry. A 12-year-old is here to help you out (scroll down for the mind-boggling video). The Indianapolis Star...