A team led by Penn State College of Medicine researchers has developed a tool to help scientists study the influence of social networks on health.
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President Obama’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology has a message for the federal government and regional accreditors: Go easy on the MOOCs.
In Borneo's Danum Valley — one of the last, untouched forest reserves in a region ravaged by logging and oil palm cultivation ...
A free language exchange platform connecting teenagers around the world was launched three months ago and has attracted over 1,000 users so far.
Two days after a bomb threat shut down the Harvard campus during the intense final exam period, the student allegedly responsible for making the threats will appear in a Boston court.
An independent assessment of National Security Agency surveillance ordered by President Barack Obama recommends the controversial collection of so-called metadata remain in place but with tighter constraints and greater transparency
Whether it's improving energy efficiency, driving out toxic substances or supporting barters and exchanges as part of the "sharing" economy, sustainable business practices have a lot to do with encouraging the right behavior.
The Organization of American Historians announced Tuesday that it opposes requirements -- being embraced by some universities -- that all doctoral dissertations be shared online.
Candy Crush Saga - the "match-three" mobile game - was the highest grossing app on both iPhone and iPad in 2013