Kids with autism need help when it comes to making friends—but they also need their independence.
April 22, 2014 • 12:08 PM • Share
For the month of April we’re profiling the individuals who made our inaugural list of the 30 top thinkers under 30, the young men and women we predict will have a serious impact on the social, political, and economic issues we cover every day here at Pacific Standard.
April 19, 2014 • 6:00 AM • Share
In order to teach students who will have to compete in the knowledge economy, a school’s curriculum should not be prescribed, but arrived at collaboratively.
April 16, 2014 • 12:00 PM • Share
New Department of Education data shows rising default rates on federal loans to parents.
April 9, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
All good science should aim to convince outsiders that a consensus has been reached without any biases. Even evolution.
April 4, 2014 • 9:00 AM • Share
Natural history collections are consolidating. Lessons are being dropped from biology courses. But amid the apparent carnage, microbiology is rising.
April 1, 2014 • 11:41 AM • Share
Growing inequality in America has been matched by a surge in security guards—for gated communities, upscale residential buildings, and more. That trend—more inequality, more guards—is matched across industrialized countries.
March 27, 2014 • 2:00 PM • Share
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