Provisions for mandatory inspections to ascertain labour practices are controversial.
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The idea of embedding robust labour obligations in the Kenya-US agreement is highly controversial.
Ilustrasi planet Mars.
Temuan ini membuat impian hidup di Mars mungkin bisa terwujud.
Some students aren’t identified as gifted but should qualify.
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Common methods for identifying gifted students often miss students from lower-income families who should qualify for gifted programs.
Eric Greitens poses with a high-powered rifle and commandos in a political ad.
GOP political ads are becoming more extreme in their use of weapons to demonstrate armed resistance against those opposed to their militant views – including other Republicans.
Schoolteachers are reporting high levels of burnout.
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With teachers reporting record-high levels of burnout, and more burnout than any other profession in the US, scholars examine what’s going on and what it may mean for education.
The pagan tradition of celebrating the winter solstice with bonfires on Dec. 21 inspired the early Christian celebrations of Christmas.
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Christmas was popularized in the United States during the American Civil War, when Harper’s Weekly featured the image of Santa Claus visiting the Union Army on its front page.
Some of North America’s groundwater is so old, it fell as rain before humans arrived here thousands of years ago.
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As surface water diminishes in the Western US, people are drilling deeper wells – and tapping into older groundwater that can take thousands of years to replenish naturally.
Teachers have faced high levels of stress and burnout throughout the pandemic.
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Health concerns, being older than 55 and having to switch to online or hybrid lessons were all factors that made some teachers want to quit or retire.
Eliud Kipchoge (R) of Kenya at the NN Mission Marathon in 2021.
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Sports in Africa, Past and Present examines the role played by leisure and professional sports in shaping African life, including resisting colonialism.
Distributed power generation, such as this fuel cell installation, requires new ventures to work with energy regulators.
A study points to one way to speed up adoption of innovations in clean energy technology – more flexibility among state regulators.
Robert F. Smith speaks onstage during the 2019 Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Ripple Of Hope Awards on Dec. 12, 2018, in New York City.
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For the past two decades graduates of America’s most selective universities have dominated the Time 100 list. Will that always be the case?
Candidates Joe Biden and Donald Trump at the final presidential debate.
From laughter to funneled lips, the presidential candidates at their last debate signaled via expressions and non-verbal responses what they were feeling.
Will ‘test-optional’ policies help or hurt college applicants?
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With more colleges and universities than ever making the SAT or ACT optional for admission, two scholars weigh in on what that means for students and their families.
A visitor looks at the faces of some of the victims of the Oklahoma City bombing at the Oklahoma National Memorial museum in Oklahoma City.
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The Sept. 11 bombings killed almost 3,000 Americans. But if you exclude that unique event for the last two decades of terrorist activity, a different picture of US vulnerability appears.
What else might she build someday?
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Students with exceptional spatial skills should be eligible for gifted and talented services and given personalized support. But many schools fail to identify and engage these children.
The emotion of disgust may lie beneath our fear of god and of sin.
A university class included a game that simulated aspects of the experience people like these would-be immigrants can expect in the U.S.
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Simulating some experiences of immigrant life can help nonimmigrants learn to understand, and even trust, people from other countries more.
Simosthenurus occidentalis had a body like a kangaroo, a face like a koala, and a bite like a panda.
A new analysis of an extinct giant kangaroo skull suggests it was adapted to eat tough, woody material - a feeding style not found in any modern marsupials.
It matters how the candidates appear on screen.
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Visual images of candidates in debates send subtle signals to viewers about who the front-runners are – and aren’t.
Some kids need a more challenging curriculum.
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New York City could be on the verge of dismantling gifted programs at its elementary and middle schools. Taking that step could make things even worse for some of the children it aims to help.