About a quarter of census tracts with a post office lack a credit union or community bank, making the US Postal Service an efficient way to help more Americans get low-cost bank accounts.
Giving $100 to a favorite charity costs less than that for the roughly 8.5% of Americans who use this tax break.
Flood plain statistics can be confusing. There are better ways to think about the risk of severe weather than 100-year storm or flood.
When students feel their classrooms are supportive and fair, they behave better, a survey in Brazil found.
The G-7 nations, which include the US and UK, form the foundation of the modern global economy.
An experimental study found that the vast majority of women didn't support a pay policy that corrected for an advantage they received, slightly more than men in the same position.
Abandoned US oil and gas wells and their associated land cover more than 2 million acres, a recent study estimates – an area larger than Delaware and Rhode Island combined.
New research on Atlanta-metro students suggests they fell 7-8 months behind on learning during the pandemic.
While many companies promote social causes, advocates are skeptical of how genuine their commitment is.
Vaccinated people can still get infected with the coronavirus. So if you have symptoms of COVID-19, getting tested can protect others and help health officials keep an eye on the virus.
These efforts are growing due to the coronavirus pandemic. They involve partnerships with school districts, food banks and other institutions.
A meta-analysis of 437 studies found that egomaniacs aren't just a bummer – they can be dangerous, too.
After completing a hands-on STEM program, students in Los Angeles were more likely to draw scientists as people of color or themselves instead of stereotypical white men in lab coats.
Sheriffs in less populated counties got bigger boosts from military surplus than sheriffs in more populated counties.
The Biden administration wants workers in child care and pre-K programs to earn at least $15 per hour.
If you've ever cringed after hearing a recording of yourself, you're not alone.
Judge Harlin Hale found that the gun group wasn't acting in 'good faith' when it filed for bankruptcy.
New research shows an ambitious state plan to broaden diversity at public universities is missing the mark when it comes to flagship universities.
The federal government spends about US$2,500 a year on child care and early education per child under 5, about half of the European average.
Getting a good night's sleep on a regular basis can help you do well in school or at work. It might even make you better-looking.