Ruth Juhant

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What’s Holding Women Back in the Workplace?

Despite support at the top, gender equality is a long way off at most U.S. companies. A study by Lean In and McKinsey reveals why—and what employees and companies can do about it.<p>Why aren’t there more women in the upper ranks of corporate America?<p>Cue the broken record: Women rein in career plans to …

The Workplace

How to Brew Iced Tea, Plus Our 6 Top Iced Tea Recipes

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>A tall, cool glass of iced tea is one of those signature icons of summer and a timeless symbol of thirst-quenching refreshment. As …

Recipes

16 Simple Tweaks To Help You Lose Weight

Have you ever thought that little adjustments can make your life healthier and happier? By following some easy tweaks you can lose excess weight and …

We're in the middle of the world's sixth mass extinction event — and may not be able to stop it

A new head-spinning research paper published this month in the journal Science Advances finds that a mass extinction is underway — the sixth of its kind in Earth's 4.5 billion year history.<p>Since the year 1900, 69 mammal species are believed to have gone extinct, along with about 400 other types of …

5 Things to Share With Your Teachers About Educational Technology

Even today, we still have teachers across the country fighting the integration of educational technology into their classrooms. Many use similar …

Star of Bethlehem? Jupiter and Venus converge in night sky

On June 30, Jupiter and Venus will converge and create a dramatic 'star' in the Western sky after sunset.<p>Jupiter and Venus will merge into a dazzling …

Astronomy

The Republican War on Vegetables

New recommendations released earlier this year by the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC), an independent group of doctors and …

These Daily Habits Are Guaranteed Ways to Gain Weight

Wrong. Eating fat won’t make you fat, any more than eating money will make you rich. Calories make you fat, and most “low-fat” or “fat-free” foods …

Nutrition

In Lindsey Graham's hometown, resentment over the Confederate flag

'He went from being all right to a coward,' says one resident.<p>CENTRAL, S.C. — Sen. Lindsey Graham’s home lies across the state from the city where nine African-Americans were gunned down in the basement of their church and the arena-turned-sanctuary where 5,500 mourners gathered Friday to honor a …

Lindsey Graham

3 New Resources for Science Teachers

June 27, 2015<br>Here are three more resources for science teachers and students. These resources are featured here for the first time. The first one in …

10 key quotes from the Supreme Court's gay marriage decision

After the Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision Friday that legalized gay marriage in all 50 states, both supporters and dissenters took to social media to share their opinions on the ruling. Inside the high court, passions ran just as deep, as seen in the justices’ responses. POLITICO takes a look at 10 of …

LGBTQI

Here are 18 foods you don't need to buy organic

<i>[Editor’s note: The following list, which includes the produce on Environment Working Group’s “Clean 15” list plus 3 additional, only considers</i> …

Nutrition

See 5 bright planets at once

First time we can see 5 planets at once since 2005. All 5 are up before dawn, still, and all 5 will remain visible until Mercury disappears in the …

Astronomy