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Prejudice revealed. Men were twice as likely to be hired for a math job even when they had equal skill.
NASA has selected a Northwestern University-led research team as one of 10 groups across the country to conduct investigations related to its unique "twin study" of how a year living in space affects the human body, the agency announced Friday .
Geologists from Northwestern University, the University of Illinois at Chicago, the University of Oklahoma and Purdue University have a new explanation for the Midwest's biggest geologic mystery: What caused the giant 2,000-mile-long rift that starts in Lake Superior and runs south to Oklahoma and Alabama? Using new data from the North American ... (more)
On April 19, TEDxUChicago 2014: Make No Little Plans , the 4th annual TEDxUChicago conference, will bring together world-class speakers and attendees for ten incredible talks on "ideas worth spreading."
The seemingly paradoxical drive to punish others even at a cost to the self - spite - has long perplexed philosophers and scientists studying the human mind.
Washington expresses "Exploding Frog" Storyteller Donna Washington captured attention at the Harbourfront Theatre, as much through her expressiveness as by her skill with voice.
The rise of online alternatives to campus-based learning presents a threat to established providers of higher education.
At age 80, retired Chicago physician and educator Dan Winship is getting a bittersweet last chance to teach about medicine - only this time he's the subject.
Chicago's third-coldest winter has contributed to the deaths of 26 people so far, nearly 50 percent more fatalities than the entire season's average in recent years, according to numbers provided by the Cook County medical examiner's office.
Atlanta's new school board is betting that an investment in teachers will pay off more than attempts to reduce class sizes.
Chicago Tube & Iron President and Chief Operating Officer Don McNeeley, like others in the metals distribution business, has been eagerly awaiting the promised rebound in the second half of the year.
Q My 15-year-old daughter has been suspended from school several times for smoking marijuana on campus.
Northwestern University biomedical engineer Patrick Kiser holds a first-of-its-kind intravaginal ring that reliably delivers an antiretroviral drug and a contraceptive for months.
Adventure Stage Chicago closes their 10th season with the world premiere of SPARK: Chapter One of The Prometheus Project, which completely re-imagines the myths of Prometheus and Pandora.
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