Brandi Holliday Bragg

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Why are Americans no longer the tallest people in the world? One theory: inequality.

Childhood poverty can influence a person’s entire life, regardless of whether that person climbs up the economic ladder.<p>And recent research underscores how poverty can impact people on a permanent biological level.<p>One important — and perhaps overlooked — way childhood poverty can shape our bodies …

Wow – “My Simple Show” Is An Extraordinary Tool For Creating Free Video “Explainers”

My Simple Show lets you create free audio “explainers” – about biographies, chemical reactions, you name it.<p>What makes it truly exceptional is the …

Chemistry

Male Researchers Cite Their Own Academic Papers More Than Women Do

And it's getting worse.<p>When you're working in a niche area of research or academia, it's understandable that you might on occasion have to cite your …

US police killed or injured more than 55,000 people in one year

American police officers killed or injured more than 55,000 people during “legal interventions” in 2012, according to damning new research on …

The highest paid CEOs actually run the least successful companies, according to study

High pay doesn't necessarily correlate with high performance.<p>In fact, thanks to information found in a new study from MSCI, the opposite seems to be true.<p>The study focused on 429 U.S. companies over a 10-year period.<p>According to a summary of the report by CNN Money:<p>"The report found that average …

CEOs