Social Issues News

Friday, August 22, 2014

Featured Research

from universities, journals, and other organizations


Featured Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

Cadavers, a Teen, and a Medical School Dream

Cadavers, a Teen, and a Medical School Dream

AP (Aug. 21, 2014) — Contains graphic content. He's only 17. But Johntrell Bowles has wanted to be a doctor from a young age, despite the odds against him. He was recently the youngest participant in a cadaver program at the Indiana University NW medical school. (Aug. 21) Video provided by AP
Powered by NewsLook.com
Charter Schools Alter Post-Katrina Landscape

Charter Schools Alter Post-Katrina Landscape

AP (Aug. 20, 2014) — Nine years after Hurricane Katrina, charter schools are the new reality of public education in New Orleans. The state of Louisiana took over most of the city's public schools after the killer storm in 2005. (Aug. 20) Video provided by AP
Powered by NewsLook.com
Los Angeles Residents Could Soon Get Cash For Voting

Los Angeles Residents Could Soon Get Cash For Voting

Newsy (Aug. 15, 2014) — The Los Angeles Ethics Commission has recommended to the city council that the city starts awarding $1,000 cash prizes to people who show up to vote. Video provided by Newsy
Powered by NewsLook.com
Raw: Shantytown Demolished to Help Fight Ebola

Raw: Shantytown Demolished to Help Fight Ebola

AP (Aug. 15, 2014) — Security forces in the African state of Guinea demolished a shantytown in an attempt to fight the spread of Ebola. President Alpha Conde declared a public health state of emergency and said cleanliness was key to fighting the outbreak. (Aug. 15) Video provided by AP
Powered by NewsLook.com

All Social Issues News

last updated on 2014-08-22 at 11:36 pm EDT

Subscribe for Free


Stay up to date with ScienceDaily's Social Issues News, delivered daily to your email inbox or RSS reader:

Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
 
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:  

Breaking News:

Share This

via email and social networks

Subscribe for Free


Get ScienceDaily's Social Issues News, delivered daily via email or RSS:

Most Popular Stories

from the past week

Strange & Offbeat Stories

 

Science & Society

Business & Industry

Education & Learning

from the past week

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:  

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile iPhone Android Web
Follow Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins