Flying snakes are mysterious. How do they soar? Without wings or other helpful appendages, how do they glide from tree to tree? A team of American scientists, including Lorena Barba of George Washington
After Japan surrendered in 1945, ending World War II, Allied forces led by the United States occupied the nation, bringing drastic changes. Japan was disarmed, its empire dissolved, its form of government
Last December, we heard about artist Sipho Mabona’s quest to fold a life-size origami elephant out of a single sheet of paper. And now he’s finally done it–and we’ve got the video to show how it was done.
Beyond the tragedy of Brooklyn-based band the Yellow Dogs, a vibrant scene of Iranian artists, musicians, filmmakers, designers, and actors is flourishing in America, centered in New York. If there’s silver
Paul and Art would be proud. Black Simon & Garfunkel, the spoof-folk duo comprised of the Roots' Questlove and Kirk Douglas, made another appearance on The Tonight Show last night. In the past, they've
A cross-disciplinary kaleidoscope of intelligent concerns for the self and the species. In his famous and wonderfully heartening letter of fatherly advice, F. Scott Fitzgerald gave his young daughter a