Australian fire crews are bracing for more extreme conditions expected to sweep across the country this weekend. There were around 100 fires burning on Thursday , of which 15 remained uncontained, local media said. (Jan. 10)
A 33-year-old Polish man received a face transplant just three weeks after being disfigured in a workplace accident, in what his doctors said Wednesday is the fastest time frame to date for such an operation.
This is a tough one. A reader sent me a note about dual enrollment vs. AP classes. I have written about this ongoing debate before, which boils down to this question: Are college courses, for which students earn higher points toward their GPAs, as tough as the AP classes that kids take at their own high schools?