Brittany Russell

10 Flips | 2 Magazines | 6 Likes | 10 Following | @brittanykr37 | Keep up with Brittany Russell on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Brittany Russell”

Optometrist: Don’t Look At Eclipse, Even With Solar Eclipse 100 Percent Filter Glasses

Eclipse glasses are all the rage, with plenty of retailers giving out free pairs of solar eclipse glasses in preparation for the upcoming total solar …

What we know about Reality Winner

<b>(CNN) —</b> Before she was accused of mailing classified information to a media outlet, Reality Winner was a Texas-raised linguist, yoga instructor and animal lover who regularly took to social media to blast President Donald Trump.<p>The 25-year-old federal contractor now stands charged with leaking …

Security

Take a Quick Tour of the Mind-Boggling Universe of Mathematics

Math is often considered synonymous with pain, boredom and frustration. It’s not uncommon to hear someone say, “ugh, it’s like doing math.” But math …

Reached Via a Mind-Reading Device, Deeply Paralyzed Patients Say They Want to Live

A brain-computer interface records “yes” and “no” answers in patients who lack any voluntary muscle movement.<p>In 1995, Jean-Dominique Bauby suffered a …

10 Top Punctuation Problems for Writers With Solutions

Grammar Guest Writer Writing<p>Updated July 5, 2018 4224 Views 4 Comments<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>+1<p>Share<p>Buffer<p>267 Shares<p>3.4/5 (5)<p>10 Top Punctuation Problems for …

By drawing 50 'states' according to income, study reveals 'developing countries' within the U.S.

The United States is one of the richest countries in the world, but it would look dramatically different if its 50 states were organized according to income instead of geography.<p>If that were the case, residents of the poorest state in the union would have a median household income that's just above …

The best films of 2016 that you haven’t seen

While you were sleeping, a lot of critically-lauded films detonated in tens of theatres and blew away those who were lucky enough to see them. These are the most offensively underrated films that were released this year. If you’ve already seen them, then congrats, you can smugly gloat to someone …

Teenage girls to launch Africa's first private space satellite

<b>(CNN) —</b> They may be teenagers, but 17-year-old Brittany Bull and 16-year-old Sesam Mngqengqiswa have grand ambitions -- to launch Africa's first private satellite into space.<p>They are part of a team of high school girls from Cape Town, South Africa, who have designed and built payloads for a …

South Africa

Champion robots built by champion students

Balls. It has this take-up spool, or something like that, and a spring-loaded (I'm assuming) propelling mechanism, the "shooter," which launches the …

White authors are still writing racist books because white critics won’t call them out

This fall, author Lionel Shriver blamed identity politics and cultural appropriation for infringing upon an author’s right to write fiction from any point of view. And she inadvertently highlighted a serious issue in the world of literary criticism.<p>Racism in literature manifests itself in myriad …

Books