Teaching growth mindset is gaining traction in progressive education circles and NEW research from Stanford is helping to build the case that nurturing a “growth mindset” can help many kids understand their true potential.
Chinese Plant Compound Wipes out Cancer in 40 Days, Says New Research A little-known plant with a truly bizarre name is now making headlines as a cancer killer, with the compound of the plant vanishing tumors in mice with pancreatic cancer.
ome of the Lewis Chessmen may not have been chessmen at all according to new research. The and century gaming pieces which were discovered in Uig on the Isle of Lewis in 1831 are considered to be Scotland’s most renowned archaeological find.
New research suggests that the brainy birds may be even smarter than was previously thought. Given a complex problem and an assortment of tools, New Caledonian crows came up with a creative solution that hints at higher-order thinking. (See link.
A Mysterious Blast Of Light Spotted Near The Constellation Leo Was Actually The Brightest Gamma-Ray Burst Ever Recorded. It Was Triggered By An Extremely Powerful Stellar Explosion - NASA’s Swift Satellite & Fermi Gamma-Ray Space Telescope (April