Topic: Columbia University
A chimp experiment gone awry, 'Project Nim' takes an unsettling look at the life of a young chimp raised in a human family.
07/08/2011 05:04 pm
The Cambodian government is stepping up efforts to inform the country about the Khmer Rouge's bloody rule.
06/29/2011 10:26 am
Gates foundation is funding effort in Ghana to turn excrement into biodiesel and methane fuels.
06/15/2011 03:55 pm
Opposition is building to a UN resolution condemning Syria, a reaction to the Libya vote and the result of assertiveness by emerging powers Brazil and India. To many, the UN appears absent.
06/14/2011 06:20 pm
Around the world children are forced to serve in military groups or as laborers or worse. UNICEF's Ironside has set some of them free.
06/13/2011 11:16 am
Philosopher and novelist Rebecca Newberger Goldstein is a humanist whose life and work have been shaped by religion.
06/10/2011 11:21 am
There's a gap between skills US manufacturers want and skills workers have, Obama said during a visit to a hybrid-car repair lab Wednesday. Can job training at community colleges help close it?
06/08/2011 03:33 pm
A Jane Austen Education: How Six Novels Taught Me About Love, Friendship, and the Things That Really Matter
William Deresiewicz was sure that he despised Jane Austen – until she became the woman who changed his life.
05/12/2011 07:05 am
The University of Texas at Austin has published a spreadsheet that shows the cost-effectiveness of its faculty members
05/11/2011 12:55 pm
President Obama releases birth certificate Wednesday morning – the long-form version for which birthers have been clamoring. But it hasn't quieted them.
04/27/2011 05:24 pm