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Mar 29, 2014 01:03 PM ET
It seems like everyone knows someone who is incredibly smart, but also smokes a lot of pot! Is there a link between someone's intelligence and their likelihood to smoke marijuana? Trace was curious and did some digging of his own to find out.
Mar 14, 2014 08:11 AM ET
Homework can be a pain during your teenage years. Some teachers give too much, and others give too little. Laci and Trace did some research of their own to find out if doing homework actually helps the learning process.
Feb 6, 2014 02:02 PM ET
Over the past decade, there has been a rise in same-sex schooling in the United States. But is it effective? Trace analyzes some recent studies saying that same-sex schooling might not be the best form of education after all.
Nov 21, 2013 06:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Evidence grows that creativity declines as children are schooled to score well on standardized tests.
Nov 6, 2013 04:48 AM ET
Everyone's heard someone say that they're "just not a math person." But don't believe them: It's not true! These people are just lazy, and science proves it. Trace Dominguez explains.
Oct 25, 2013 02:07 PM ET
Forget passing notes: These days students are busy texting and tweeting during class. Laci Green looks at whether all this mobile tech in the classroom is really a good or bad thing.
Oct 1, 2013 08:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Defining intelligence -- and genius -- has perplexed scientists for centuries.
Jun 6, 2013 12:05 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Did a Florida woman really lose $590 million by letting a stranger ahead of her in the lottery line? Continue reading →
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