Topic: Pennsylvania State University
Children's play is threatened, say experts who advise that kids – from toddlers to tweens – should be relearning how to play. Roughhousing and fantasy feed development.
Bacteria have been genetically engineered to break down a previously inaccessible sugar in seaweed, called alginate.
Syracuse head basketball coach Jim Boeheim has received a vote of confidence from the university's chancellor, after the school fired Boeheim's assistant amid child sex abuse allegations.
11/29/2011 03:35 pm
One leadership style leads a constructive rebel to break rules in diplomacy.
11/29/2011 09:40 am
Penn State professor Michael Mann, who was among the climate scientists whose emails were leaked after the University of East Anglia's Climatic Research Unit's servers were hacked, called the episode a 'shameless effort to manufacture a false controversy.'
11/22/2011 03:48 pm
Beyond the criminal charges against Penn State officials as a result of the Sandusky case, a growing number of civil suits are likely. But depending on how the university chooses to defend itself, it risks a PR disaster.
11/21/2011 04:00 pm
Pakistan's envoy to the US, Ambassador Husain Haqqani, explains why Pakistan cannot simply clear out militants from its mountainous regions, while Kenya marches into Somalia to try a similar task.
11/17/2011 10:59 am
Groupon IPO was poised to raise $25 billion a few months ago. Now, the Groupon IPO is slated for less than half that. Why the change?
10/23/2011 01:03 pm
College grads have to pay back ever bigger student loans. But job opportunities are slim. Is US competitiveness at stake?
10/05/2011 10:59 am
In Libya's transition from dictator to democracy, the international community should learn from its experience in Afghanistan, Iraq, and Bosnia. The West should watch out for picking favorite leaders and should use leverage to push Libya toward inclusive politics and a viable oil industry.
09/27/2011 12:50 pm