Catie Worsham

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The 7 Most Random Things To Ever Deserve A Monument

They're not your average war memorials.<p>However, these monuments celebrate some equally interesting items.<p><b>Ben Franklin's kite</b><p>St. Stephen's Church in Philadelphia has a bizarre plaque on its wall, explaining that the church was "built on the site where Ben J. Franklin flew his famous kite." How …

U.S. Updates Travel Warning For Russia Olympics

U.S. officials warned athletes and fans planning to attend next month’s Winter Olympics in Russia to be aware of recent terrorist threats, as the …

Historic District of Old Quebec

Step back in time with a visit to this walled Canadian destination.<p><b>Site:</b> Historic District of Old Quebec <b><br>Location</b>: Canada <b><br>Year Designated</b>: 1985 <b><br>Category</b>: Cultural <b><br>Criteria</b>: (iv)(vi) <b><br>Reason for Designation</b>: North America’s premier walled city is an architectural treasure and a monument to European …

The Maker King

How Carl Bass, the CEO of Autodesk, is shaping the maker movement—from his garage.<p>When you first meet him, Carl Bass comes off like any other weekend carpenter. Dressed in a worn T-shirt and jeans, he shakes hands with a wooden grip and has a big, brassy laugh. His workshop is a warren of lumber …

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School Snow Days Are Good For Education

Even if some students make it to the classroom, keeping schools open on the snowiest days can hurt learning.<p>When a storm is brewing and the streets are soon to be rendered useless by mounds of snow, there's really only one thing running through every student's mind: <i>please let tomorrow be a snow …

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