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Tolerating distraction

Tolerating distraction

Should we be more patient with those we view as distracted? Serhii Bobyk/Shutterstock.com A constant complaint in our unpredictable world is that we live in an age of distraction. I am quick to label students who stare at their phones in my class distracted;...
Tolerating distraction

Tolerating distraction

Should we be more patient with those we view as distracted? Serhii Bobyk/Shutterstock.com A constant complaint in our unpredictable world is that we live in an age of distraction. I am quick to label students who stare at their phones in my class distracted;...
Tolerating distraction

Tolerating distraction

Should we be more patient with those we view as distracted? Serhii Bobyk/Shutterstock.com A constant complaint in our unpredictable world is that we live in an age of distraction. I am quick to label students who stare at their phones in my class distracted;...
Trump travel ban: Supreme Court to rule on legality

Trump travel ban: Supreme Court to rule on legality

Trump travel ban: Supreme Court to rule on legality 19 January 2018 Related Topics Trump travel ban Image copyright AFP Image caption The first iteration of the travel ban was met by protests across the US The US Supreme Court has agreed to decide the legality of...
Fungi can help concrete heal its own cracks

Fungi can help concrete heal its own cracks

Could a secret ingredient make crumbling concrete a thing of the past? m_e_mccarron, CC BY-SA Infrastructure supports and facilitates our daily lives – think of the roads we drive on, the bridges and tunnels that help transport people and freight, the office buildings...

Shackled siblings: What we know about their lives

The parents accused of holding their 13 children in shackles at a California home have pleaded not guilty. David Turpin, 56, and Louise Turpin, 49, are facing charges of torture, abuse and false imprisonment. Punished and beaten frequently, the couple’s children...
Apple to pay $38bn on foreign cash pile

Apple to pay $38bn on foreign cash pile

17 January 2018 Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Apple chief executive Tim Cook at the iPhone X launch in November Apple will pay about $ 38bn (£27bn) in tax on the $ 250bn cash pile it holds outside the US following recent changes to American tax rules. The...
Five-year-old cancer survivor killed by runaway car

Five-year-old cancer survivor killed by runaway car

Five-year-old cancer survivor killed by runaway car 17 January 2018 Image copyright Go Fund Me Image caption Camila De Almeida Torcato A Canadian school community is mourning a five-year-old cancer survivor who died after being hit by a runaway SUV. Camila De Almeida...
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