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This compilation of reading assigned to students everywhere will expand your horizons — and your bookshelves

What do teachers need this school year? Laura McClure from TED-ED resolved to find out.

Would you like to learn more about every single element on the periodic table? We’ve got you covered

Short animated lessons you’ll love, from atomic structure to the science of stage fright (and how to overcome it).

In Africa, ebola has already killed hundreds and sickened more than a thousand people so far this year — and the pandemic continues to spread into new countries. When did the current outbreak begin? Why can’t it be stopped? How much should you freak out? 3 ideas behind the week’s headlines.