Here are a few of the "100 Amazing Facts About the Negro" that Henry Louis Gates Jr. brings to our attention in his new book: Nearly 8 million white Americans have hidden African heritage. That means of
Jill Bolte Taylor recalls all the things she forgot. As a neuroanatomist at Harvard, I studied how our brain creates our perception of reality. And then one morning, I woke up with a sharp pain directly
Harvey is no ordinary storm. Those old enough to remember Hurricane Katrina in 2005 can recall chilling images and video of a city submerged. A storm surge washed across New Orleans, inflicting countless
• Yohan Blake says waiting in a cold call room for 40 minutes led to injury • ‘Yohan, I think this is crazy,’ Bolt is reported to have said to Blake Jamaica’s 4x100m relay team have blamed organisers causing
Earthquakes are a lot harder to monitor than volcanic eruptions, but some techniques are used such as laser beams to detect plate movement, or a seismometer to pick up the vibrations in the Earth's crust.
Some early risers might get more done, but it turns out there are times when getting up earlier can make you less productive. Early risers get a lot of good press: They are supposedly more productive possibly