If you electrically shock a person’s brain, their math skills can greatly improve for up to 6 months.
Genghis Khan exempted the poor and clergy from taxes, encouraged literacy, and established free religion, leading many peoples to join his empire before they were even conquered.
College tuition in the United States has increased up to 3 times the rate of inflation since 1978.
The women of 15th Century China created a written language, Nushu, which existed entirely in secret for centuries being used only by females barred from education.
The richest man in Asia dropped out of high school at 15.
Brian May, the guitarist from Queen, has a PhD in Astrophysics.
11% of Greece’s homeless have a university degree.
Iran has the highest female to male ratio in universities among all sovereign nations. More than 70% of students in engineering and pure sciences are women.