Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

US Adults Score Badly on Global Tests, Europe Worse

Date:
October 8, 2013
Source:
Newsy / Powered by NewsLook.com
Summary:
A new study by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development tested about 157,000 adults in 24 countries.


Related Videos

last updated on 2014-12-18 at 8:54 pm EST

Using Twitter to Predict Unemployment

Using Twitter to Predict Unemployment

FORA.tv (Oct. 2, 2013) — Using Twitter to Predict Unemployment Social Data Week - Mandarin Oriental New York Can social data protect populations and improve human well-being? UN Global Pulse is an innovation initiative of the Executive Office of the United Nations Secretary-General tasked with using data technologies to monitor the impacts of global crisis, improve policy and detect human vulnerabilities. Global Pulse's Robert Kirkpatrick will talk about how social data is transforming communities, improving global readiness and impacting social and public policy for governments and aid organizations around the world.
Powered by NewsLook.com
AP Poll: More Teens Seek Help for Cyberbullying

AP Poll: More Teens Seek Help for Cyberbullying

AP (Oct. 24, 2013) — According to a new poll by AP-NORC and MTV, increasing numbers of teens and young adults are turning to family members and trusted adults to report electronic abuse. Higher rates of those who did also say it made the situation better. (Oct. 24)
Powered by NewsLook.com
AP Poll: More Teens Seek Help for Cyberbullying

AP Poll: More Teens Seek Help for Cyberbullying

AP (Oct. 24, 2013) — According to a new poll by AP-NORC and MTV, increasing numbers of teens and young adults are turning to family members and trusted adults to report electronic abuse. Higher rates of those who did also say it made the situation better. (Oct. 24)
Powered by NewsLook.com
Summer Camp for Adults Bans All Technology

Summer Camp for Adults Bans All Technology

Buzz60 (May 1, 2013) — Camp Grounded, a summer camp for adults, is a retreat that forbids all technology. The idea is for adults to relive their childhood camp experiences without being distracted by social media and work emails.
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Share This



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:
from the past week

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