Joshua Clarke

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Why did my grandfather translate Mein Kampf?

<b>Whenever I tell anyone that my Irish grandfather translated Hitler's Mein Kampf, the first question tends to be, "Why did he do that?" Quickly followed by, "Was he a Nazi?"</b><p>Simply answered, No he wasn't a Nazi (more on that later) and why not translate it? He was a journalist and translator based in …

Thousands Of Blue Sea Creatures Called Velella Velellas Wash Ashore In California (PHOTOS)

Ever heard of Velella velella, the marine life so nice they named it twice?<p>The jellyfish-like invertebrate may be a common sighting for sailors in the Pacific Ocean, but the Velella velella (the species shares the same name as the genus) rarely washes ashore before the end of its lifespan. So when …

Physics students design real-world Star Wars deflector shields

<i>(Credit: LucasFilm)</i><p><b>Physics students at the University of Leicester designed a concept for fully operational deflector shields, but there's one</b> …

The strange demands of life as a cheerleader

<b>Three lawsuits have shed a light on some of the pitfalls associated with professional cheerleading. And behind the pom-poms and razzmatazz, life can be hard.</b><p>This year, there have already been three lawsuits filed against professional football clubs in the National Football League (NFL) arguing that …

Beyond 'Screen Time:' What Minecraft Teaches Kids

Kids can and should use the right kinds of video games to learn.<p>All video games are not created equal.<p>I wouldn’t recommend we encourage youth to play just any game. I doubt transferable skills are learned by repeatedly flapping a bird into a drainage tube. The best educational interventions are …