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Mar 24, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Amanda Onion
Brain scans reveal how our neurons respond to words we've been trained to recognize -- as whole entities. Continue reading →
Mar 9, 2015 07:05 AM ET
Meet Priscilla Sitienei, the oldest student at her local elementary school.
Mar 8, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Technology has no boundary. This week, we look at tech for pets, balls that teach kids about computer programming and robots inspired by salamanders.
Mar 5, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Innovative CoWriter program encourages learning-by-teaching with two-foot-tall friendly robots.
Nov 3, 2014 12:02 PM ET
With a plethora of brain games on the market, promising all manner of cognitive improvements, a group of scientists has signed a letter expressing its doubts. The scientists argue the brain isn't improving in the way game makers suggest it will.
Oct 23, 2014 02:24 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Don't tell the kids, but the optical character recognition software of PhotoMath could alter homework forever. Continue reading →
Oct 17, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
An MIT competition hands out $10,000 to 15 high school science teams. Continue reading →
Oct 10, 2014 10:35 AM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Super-high-speed connectivity will influence the economy, health care and education.
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