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American Philosophical Society Announces Grants

The American Philosophical Society has announced two grants for the 2014–2015 school year. The Franklin Research Grant is a collection of small grants to scholars intended to support the cost […]... More>


Preschoolers With Special Needs Benefit From Peers’ Strong Language Skills

Peers can impact a child’s language abilities, data suggest: Peers with strong language skills can boost their classmates’ abilities, while peers with weak skills may hold them back. ... More>


Babies grasp speech before they utter their first word, a study finds


You Look More Powerful When You Avoid Talking Details, Study Shows

People may see you as powerful based not only on your job title or your income, but on the very words you use in conversation and speeches, research suggests. ... More>