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Thousands of top university places still up for grabs

Tens of thousands of degree places still available, even in medicine, which are usually at a premium. more

The three-year-old with an IQ of 171

Ophelia's parents say they it is difficult to keep up with her will to learn. more

NYU offers free tuition for all its medical students

The New York medical school will fund all students, due to fears of graduates' "overwhelming" debt. more

A-level results 2018: What was new about this year's exams?

Thousands of teenagers are getting their A and AS-level results, but what have the recent changes been? more

A-level results: Why clearing is 'not the end of the world'

What are the immediate options if your A-level grades aren't what you were expecting? more

The three-year-old with an IQ of 171

Natalie and Ben's daughter Ophelia joined Mensa at only three years old. more

Musician Stormzy on why he's funding university scholarships

The musician says he'll fund two black British students to go to the University of Cambridge. more

A-level results 2018: Teenagers achieve rise in top grades

A-level results show a rise in top grades, as a record proportion of 18-year-olds head to university. more

Aug 15, The benefits of toy blocks: The science of construction play

Playing with toy blocks helps kids develop better motor and spatial skills. It may also boost creativity, focus, and mathematical ability. But to unleash these benefits, kids need to do more than move blocks around. Learn how to make block play more stimulating and engaging. more

Exam results: The highs, lows and... embarrassing mums

Thousands of students get their exam results this month. BBC Rewind looks at some classic reactions. more