By far the largest mining endeavor globally is digging up sand, mainly for the concrete that goes into buildings.
The world.edu network focuses on education, science, innovation and the environment.
Here you can submit and vote on the best content from the world’s leading organisations and websites.
Four institutions to pilot online module next year
The University of Farmington in Farmington Hills, Mich., billed itself as a “nationally accredited business and STEM institution,” with an innovative curriculum, flexible class schedules and a diverse student body.
New efforts on campus focus on ways to capture what students learn outside class -- and how to communicate it to employers.
Central Washington University reaffirmed its commitment to free speech on campus.
In retrospect, President Donald Trump's interview with CBS News' Margaret Brennan was the most entertaining part of the Super Bowl.
China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), launched by President Xi Jinping in 2013, has been described as the most ambitious infrastructure project in history.
Amid strident debates, undergraduate attitudes reflect expert appeal for case-by-case considerations
Only five students are pursuing South Dakota State University’s women's and gender studies minor.
Free college for Tennessee inmates? It could soon be a thing.