Another one of Minnesota’s star basketball recruits announced Friday that he will be leaving the state.
Praising kids comes naturally to most parents — and it’s been encouraged for all of us. But some praise might be better than others. And some kinds of praise could actually hold kids back.
Do you really want to know that a McDonald’s quarter pounder with cheese has 520 calories? McDonald’s is putting calorie information right on its menus. Every one of its 14,000 restaurants will have calories next to the Big Macs and the french fries by Monday night.
A Stanford University ecologist who’s is a leading researcher and writer in the emerging field of protecting the environment by attaching a monetary value to all the varied benefits humans receive from nature will give a free public lecture in St. Paul on Monday.