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Education News Archive - November 13, 2009

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A new study that explored why young children ask so many "why" questions concludes that children are motivated by a desire for explanation.

Word of the Day
dittany
  • An aromatic woolly plant (Origanum dictamnus) native to Crete, formerly believed to have magical powers.
The word 'dittany' may come from the name of Mount Diktē in Crete, where it was supposed to grow.
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