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Language skills can help a user learn to code, rather than numeracy, since programming is similar to learning a new language. (Image Credit: Justin Abernethy/U. of Washington)   Anyone who wants to learn to code won’t need to rely as much on mathematical or engineering skills, but instead, on problem-solving and language skills. Researchers at the University of Washington discovered that people with a natural aptitude for learning languages have a better understanding of programming ...
Jeff Bezos contributed $10 billion to his new Earth Fund, which could help fight climate change in the future. (Image Credit: Pablo Martínez Monsiváis/AP)   Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon, may have just shifted the fight against climate change by pledging $10 billion of his wealth (7.7%) to start the new Bezos Earth Fund. With all the virus talk these days, perhaps he should have donated to fight pandemics instead?   The announcement was made in an Instagram post on Monday, F ...