A major US college is moving almost all of its library books off campus, and it represents a major change in how young people learn

The move signals a major change in how young people learn, Murray-Rust said. "It represents that the world of scholarship is digital. It is not analog," she said. "And that to be part of a scholarly community for a few years, or for the rest of your life — this is where the world is … Continue reading A major US college is moving almost all of its library books off campus, and it represents a major change in how young people learn

Get Off Twitter and . . . Clean the Bathroom?

A new study reveals how we spend our time when we log off of social media. Laments over social media are loud and repeated these days. Leaving aside the dangers of political bots and election interference, the potential effects — psychological and physiological — of the digital age on relationships are a major concern. If you are a heavy … Continue reading Get Off Twitter and . . . Clean the Bathroom?

Fayetteville Baseball Stadium Budget Increases; Are Residents Paying?

FAYETTEVILLE, NC -- The All-American City, as of mid-January, is less than three months away before it has a completed baseball stadium. The facility came with a price tag originally set for $33 million but has now humped to more than $40 millionCity officials said the price hike is due to an increase in building … Continue reading Fayetteville Baseball Stadium Budget Increases; Are Residents Paying?

13 apps to help with mental health issues

From Prima Suffering from mental health issues can be difficult to deal with, and while no amount of technology promises to make everything better, there are some apps which can help to ease the everyday stresses of conditions such as anxiety, depression, OCD and more. 1. Track your mood Remente focuses on helping you exercise … Continue reading 13 apps to help with mental health issues

Outer Banks horse in quarantine survived flooding brought on by Hurricane Florence

Merlin some how survived and it “may have involved swimming,” says Margaret Poindexter, president of the foundation that co-manages the herd on National Park Service land. “Given the condition of the site, Merlin was likely in deep water during part of the storm. His water trough was full of salt water,” she said, noting two … Continue reading Outer Banks horse in quarantine survived flooding brought on by Hurricane Florence