Catch a breeze. Turn on the lights. Wind power is growing...

Wind power will turn on the lights in 35 percent of U.S. homes by 2050, preventing millions of tons of greenhouse gases and other polluting emissions.
Smart glasses (Dan Hixson/University of Utah College of Engineering)

A new way of seeing?

University of Utah researchers have created “smart glasses” that automatically adjust the focus on what a person is seeing, whether far away or close.

If you want to study in the U.S., this is the... These students from China and Cameroon grew and found their voices while studying at U.S. colleges. If you're thinking of applying to a U.S. college...

Everyday conversations for English learners: Ordering a meal

Learning to speak English? Our Everyday Conversations help you practice. Click the audio link to hear a native speaker pronounce each word while you...
Earth from the International Space Station (NASA)

Get an astronaut’s view of the globe during World Space Week

World Space Week, October 4 to 10, celebrates how space tech can help protect the environment, assist farmers and respond to natural disasters.
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One teacher’s legacy of learning

When Erin Gruwell first steered 150 underprivileged teenagers to write journals, it led them toward better opportunities. Now her methods inspire new teachers.

Obama vows to combat cybercrime

Recent cyberattacks on U.S. government agencies, banks and retailers and a December 2014 hack of the Sony film studio brought home the risks related...
Saturn (NASA)

Get a closer glimpse of Saturn’s rings on December 4

Earth will get great photos December 4 when the unmanned Cassini spacecraft plunges past Saturn's rings, and also great data.

Talking the college talk

Student life has a language all its own. If you’re planning to attend an American university, learning the slang might help you adjust faster. “Like...