LEGO announce new bricks to help visually impaired children learn Braille

The toymaker announced a new product aimed at helping blind and visually impaired children learn Braille. The product is currently being tested in several different languages and will be widely available in 2020.

Could A Ban On Spanking And Other Corporal Punishments For Kids Affect Rates Of Teen Violence? : Goats and Soda : NPR

Researchers look at countries that have prohibited corporal punishment for kids and their rate of youth violence.

Source: Could A Ban On Spanking And Other Corporal Punishments For Kids Affect Rates Of Teen Violence? : Goats and Soda : NPR

Growing Up Surrounded by Books Could Have Powerful, Lasting Effect on the Mind | Smart News | Smithsonian

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A new study suggests that exposure to large home libraries may have a long-term impact on proficiency in three key areas

Source: Growing Up Surrounded by Books Could Have Powerful, Lasting Effect on the Mind | Smart News | Smithsonian

New York University offers free tuition to all medical students

New York University medical students received life-changing news on Thursday — the School of Medicine will cover full tuition going forward for all current and future students, regardless of need or merit. The stunning announcement was made Thursday morning at the end of the annual “White Coat Ceremony”.

Source: New York University offers free tuition to all medical students

Scenes from a Multiverse by Jon Rosenberg for Jun 20, 2018 – GoComics

Scenes from a Multiverse for Jun 20, 2018 Comic Strip

View the daily comic strip for Scenes from a Multiverse by cartoonist Jon Rosenberg created Jun 20, 2018 available on GoComics.com

Source: Scenes from a Multiverse by Jon Rosenberg for Jun 20, 2018 – GoComics

Trevor Noah: Let’s Not Be Divided. Divided People Are Easier to Rule. – The New York Times

That was, after all, the whole point of apartheid.

Source: Trevor Noah: Let’s Not Be Divided. Divided People Are Easier to Rule. – The New York Times