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Wide and Lasting Consequences: Teachers Give Girls Higher Grades Than Boys

The researchers demonstrated that the bias was systemic and could have long-term consequences. The study found that girls were often given better grades than boys, even if they had the same academic competence. According to a recent study of tens of thousands of students and their teachers, girls are often awarded more favorable grades than …

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Mars spacecraft record meteor strikes that made craters hundreds of feet wide

Two Nasa spacecraft at Mars – one on the surface and the other in orbit – have recorded the biggest meteor strikes and impact craters yet. The high-speed barrages last year sent seismic waves rippling thousands of miles across Mars, the first ever detected near the surface of another planet, and carved out craters nearly …

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Review |  On 'Midnights,' Taylor Swift sounds wide awake

Review | On ‘Midnights,’ Taylor Swift sounds wide awake

You have this dream where you’re all alone, and you’re rolling a big doughnut, and there’s this snake wearing a vest. Taylor Swift has this dream where “my daughter-in-law kills me for the money. She thinks I left them in the will. The family gathers around and reads it, and then someone screams out, ‘She’s …

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Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Wide Receivers Fantasy Football Week 4: Amari Cooper Hot Streak

Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em Wide Receivers Fantasy Football Week 4: Amari Cooper Hot Streak

Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em is the ultimate look at the best and worst matchups based on a PPR scoring system in fantasy football. This column will not cover the elite players in the NFL like Josh Allen, Jonathan Taylor or Cooper Kupp. Instead, I’ll look at the players you have questions about who could exceed …

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Start 'Em, Sit 'Em Wide Receivers Fantasy Football Week 1: Michael Pittman, Jr.  SZN

Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em Wide Receivers Fantasy Football Week 1: Michael Pittman, Jr. SZN

Start ‘Em, Sit ‘Em is the ultimate look at the best and worst matchups based on a PPR scoring system in fantasy football. This column will not cover the elite players in the NFL like Josh Allen, Jonathan Taylor or Cooper Kupp. Instead, I’ll look at the players you have questions about who could exceed …

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Scientists discover a 5-mile wide undersea crater created as the dinosaurs disappeared

Scientists discover a 5-mile wide undersea crater created as the dinosaurs disappeared

No, it’s not that asteroid, the one that doomed the dinosaurs to extinction, but a previously unknown crater 248 miles off the coast of West Africa that was created right around the same time. Further study of the Nadir crater, as it is called, could shake up what we know about that cataclysmic moment in …

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Wide view of early universe hints at galaxy among the earliest ever detected

Wide view of early universe hints at galaxy among the earliest ever detected

Scientists with the CEERS Collaboration have identified an object—dubbed Maisie’s galaxy in honor of project head Steven Finkelstein’s daughter—that may be one of the earliest galaxies ever observed. If its estimated redshift of 14 is confirmed with future observations, that would mean we’re seeing it as it was just 290 million years after the Big …

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