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Scenes From the Philippines: Post-Earthquake, Post-Typhoon

Charles Knapp, Ph.D. | Posted 01.26.2014 | Green
Charles Knapp, Ph.D.

ZSL and Project Seahorse are working with the communities and local government units to provide emergency support in the form of packs containing food, clean water, and basic medicines.

Crowdsourcing Seahorses: Science, Conservation -- and You

Charles Knapp, Ph.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Charles Knapp, Ph.D.

Around the world, seahorses have a large fan base. Most people can't help but be charmed by their equine heads and prehensile tails, or be fascinated ...

Students At Another College Caught Using Pro-Rape Chant

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 09.10.2013 | College

Students at a second Canadian university used a chant endorsing sexual assault of minors. First-year students at the University of British Columbi...

What's The Worst Lie You've Told Via Text?

Jessica Pearce Rotondi | Posted 09.06.2013 | Women

It's 10 pm. Several friends are out and waiting for you, but you're still in pajamas and can't seem to bring yourself to leave the couch. What do you ...

Will 2012 Be The Year Of The Atheist?

Brandon G. Withrow | Posted 02.29.2012 | Religion
Brandon G. Withrow

If religious folks need a selfish reason to accept their atheist neighbors, consider this: it may not be too long before the shoe is on the other foot and the religious minority will be the ones hoping for a place at the social table.

The Global Search for Education: How to Support Your Education System

C. M. Rubin | Posted 11.13.2011 | Education
C. M. Rubin

This week in The Global Search for Education, Charles Ungerleider discusses our big picture questions and shares his views on how to nurture and support a successful education system.

Student Cheaters: Are They Psychopaths?

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Psychologists at the University of British Columbia found that students who cheated in high school and college were likely to meet the criteria for ps...

Testosterone In Young Male CEOs Influences M&A Deals, Study Says

Huffington Post | William Alden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A CEO's testosterone level can determine his company's most major decisions, says a study by researchers at University of British Columbia's Sauder Sc...