Sepios is a highly maneuverable robot that can swim underwater. Its undulating fins mimic that of a cuttlefish, allowing the robot to blend into its underwater environment. The robot was created by students at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology. Story and editing by Carl Mueller Follow INSIDER on Facebook Follow INSIDER on YouTube Join the conversation about this story »
If you're the parent of a soon-to-be-college student — or a soon-to-be-student yourself — you might want to sit down for this.
Ted Cruz wants to spank a lot of people, but at the top of his list is probably Kevin Paul Nichols, the devilish college student who just served Cruz some middle-school humiliation by withdrawing a handshake at the last second. The only...Show More Summary
A damning dare that made its way into the school yearbook has landed one student-athlete behind bars and facing dozens of counts of indecent exposure.
Kathryn Harrison is the author of True Crimes: A Family Album. At the Atlantic Harrison shares one of her tips for writing students (“stop thinking”) and reflects on her favorite Joseph Brodsky poem: “On Love.” Kathryn Harrison: I don’t know when I first encountered Joseph Brodsky’s poem “On Love,” but I know what reawakened my […]
Students examine plausibility of all the humans on Earth shedding enough tears to form a river - and fill an Olympic size swimming pool.
This kid is trolling on a presidential level.
Several hundred students and trade union representatives in Paris have took to the streets to protest against proposed labor reforms some time before the draft law’s first hearing, local media reported.
It is not okay to spoil Game of Thrones for the entire law school.
A 30-year-old woman from India's lowest traditional caste has been brutally raped, murdered and gutted in the southern state of Kerala, sending shock waves through her community.
In a shocking decision, a high school senior has been banned from his school’s annual scholarship ceremony for one simple reason: he’s openly gay. Liam Jameson spent his first two years as a student at Dowling Catholic high school in West Des Moines, Iowa feeling isolated and lonely because of his sexual identity. He felt... Read more »
The FHA changed how it treats overtime income, part-time income, and gift funds; and, also how it treats student debt and loans for cars. This is big news for buyers of homes.
Three things legislators, universities, and social sector advocates can do to make sure we don’t lose out on the many contributions undocumented students can make to society.
A Connecticut rabbi is accused of raping and molesting a teenage boy hundreds of times from 2001 to 2005 when the boy was a student at a Jewish boarding school in New Haven, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in federal court.
North Dakota Superintendent of Public Instruction Kirsten Baesler announces the gathering of a task force to look into future options the state has for the assessment of students during a press conference on 5-8-2015 at the state Capitol in Bismarck. Show More Summary
Liam Jameson was awarded a prestigious $40,000 scholarship to university. The problem? Dowling Catholic High School, a private Catholic high school in Iowa, has refused to allow Jameson to receive the award at the school’s award presentation on May 5. “The $40,000 scholarship to Iowa...
College faculty in Tennessee are now allowed to pack heat on campus. In an attempt to make campuses safer and despite opposition from students, faculty, and police, the state has approved a bill that will allow employees to carry handguns, with certain restrictions, the Washington Post reported. Show More Summary
Imagine this scenario: you’re a college student who needs to catch a bus across campus so you can take an important midterm exam -- an exam you unfortunately didn’t get to study for as much as you would have liked. You could leave for the bus stop now and try [...]
A few days ago, each student in my clown class submitted a new course syllabus as part of a final portfolio. How, I had asked them, might the class be reimagined, rebuilt? How might it be made better, stronger, faster… Continue reading ?
Fidelia Bridges (1834-1923) was one of the few commercially successful female artists of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. She was a student of William Trost Richards, who encouraged her to paint detailed views of nature. Her sensibilities...Show More Summary