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With schools everywhere suspended, an education expert answers 4 questions about...

Jon Pedersen, University of South Carolina Most of the school systems that shut their doors due to the COVID-19 outbreak initially said these closures would...

3 smart ways to use screen time while coronavirus keeps kids...

Rebecca Dore, The Ohio State University As families everywhere adjust to social distancing measures like closed schools and child care centers, workplaces and more, parents...

America’s poorest children won’t get nutritious meals with school cafeterias closed...

Thurston Domina, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Schools aren’t only places where kids learn. They are also places where kids eat. Thanks to the...

Vodka won’t protect you from coronavirus, and 4 other things to...

Jeffrey Gardner, University of Maryland, Baltimore County Editor’s note: As concern about coronavirus grows, hand sanitizer is in high demand. Biologist Jeffrey Gardner explains why...

This isn’t the first time sports teams have played in eerily...

Chris Lamb, IUPUI The NBA decided that it will suspend its season after a player on the Utah Jazz tested positive for the coronavirus, just...

Why having fewer OSHA inspectors matters

David Weil, Brandeis University CC BY-NDIn many industries, such as construction, transportation, warehousing and health care, the workplace is dangerous. In 2018 alone, 5,250 workers...

Librarians could be jailed and fined under a proposed censorship law

Nicole Cooke, University of South Carolina A bill pending in Missouri’s legislature takes aim at libraries and librarians who are making “age-inappropriate sexual material” available...

Do I have to wear a jacket when it’s cold outside?

Carolyn Kaloostian, University of Southern California Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you’d like an expert...

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The extraordinary life of Whistler’s mother

Daniel E Sutherland, University of Arkansas Many are familiar with James McNeill Whistler’s portrait of his mother – officially titled Arrangement in Grey and Black,...