Who Won Science Fiction's Hugo Awards, and Why It Matters
After a group of fans tried to guarantee a whiter, more male slate, most of the big Hugos instead went to "No Winner."
Republicans' rally after stunning health care failure
The Senate voted on four new health care plans from Tuesday to Friday with no success of replacing or repealing Obamacare, but they aren't done yet.
'RuPaul's Drag Race' Season 9: Predicting The Top 3 After Episode 3
Episode 3 of Rupaul's Drag Race is in the books. With so many amazing queens, picking the top 3 or even the winner is harder than before!
Iceland Knows How To Stop Teen Substance Abuse. The World Isn't Listening
In Iceland, teenage smoking, drinking and drug use have been radically cut. Why aren't other countries following its lead?
Gang abseiled into a warehouse and stole rare books
They escaped with more than 160 books, many from the 15th and 16th Centuries, that were being stored in a warehouse near Heathrow before being flown to the United States.
What The Obamacare Replacement Bill Means Depends On How You Get Your Coverage
After much anticipation, we finally have a first draft of the Republican plan to undo the Affordable Care Act. Called the American Health Care Act, the House bill was released on Monday, and includ…
House approves tax package, shifts fight to Senate
The U.S. House of Representatives approved a package of tax cuts affecting businesses, individuals and families on Thursday.
Coathangers At Criminal Records
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How the humble comic book could become the next classroom superhero
Paul Aleixo, Sheffield Hallam University, is reporting in The Conversation on why comic books could be taking to the classroom. You might think comics are just packed full of superheroes, funny animals and silly jokes, and you wouldn’t be far wrong. But while the term “comic book” might also bring to mind something that is outdated and just for young kids, what you might not know is that comics are being used to great effect in many classrooms and lecture theatres around the world. And our recent study shows why, because we found that the use of comic books actually enables students to better remember information. Our research showed that the students that read a comic book version got more memory questions correct compared to when the same information was presented in text…
Review: STEVEN UNIVERSE: BATTLE OF HEART AND MIND Is Flawless
In an episode which will leave fans talking for a while, Steven Universe must rescue his friends and defeat his greatest challenge ever: White Diamond.