Education the driving force behind Vermont's high child well-being rank
BENNINGTON — In the 2014 edition of a data book that ranks U.S. states on child well-being, Vermont ranked second overall, with quality education acting as a driving force. The 2014 KIDS COUNT Data Book, which was released last week, uses 16 …
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Where does Birmingham rank in filling high-skilled jobs and what do they pay?
"I think it really speaks to the strength of our two-year college system," Jackson said of the high ranking of STEM jobs without a bachelor's degree. "When you look at the types of jobs being created at UAB and elsewhere, these findings are reflective …
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Supportive moms and sisters boost female baboon's rank
For this reason, dominance rank in female baboons is thought to be determined at birth. Females born to high-ranking mothers are guaranteed a good spot in the pecking order, whereas females born to low-ranking mothers are usually stuck with their lot.
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