Paul Harvey

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How to Teach a Kid to Float

Floating is the first skill every kid should master in the water. Here's how.<p>Floating can be scary for kids. It means letting go of the ladder, the …

Swimming

10 Reasons Why Coming to America Is the Best Black Movie of All Time

I’m a black-movie connoisseur and African-American-movie advocate. If a black movie exists, I’m checking it out and I don’t care what country it …

Black Panther

ESPN The Body Issue 2018

Megan Rapinoe

Unwanted Sterilization and Eugenics Programs in the United States | No Más Bebés | Independent Lens | PBS

Coerced sterilization is a shameful part of America’s history, and one doesn’t have to go too far back to find examples of it. Used as a means of …

Santa Barbara

The CIA made a Magic: The Gathering-style card game for training agents, and we played it

This tabletop game of intelligence strategy examines the difficulty of dealing with ‘the system’<p>Last year during SXSW, the CIA revealed it designs elaborate tabletop games to train and test its employees and analysts. After receiving a Freedom of Information Act request, the CIA sent out censored …

Freedom of Information

The 9.9 Percent Is the New American Aristocracy

The class divide is already toxic, and is fast becoming unbridgeable. You’re probably part of the problem.<p>1.<p>For about a week every year in my childhood, I was a member of one of America’s fading aristocracies. Sometimes around Christmas, more often on the Fourth of July, my family would take up …

From hormonal to alcohol belly, what each stomach type looks like

What's your tummy type? Dietitian explains four common protruding bellies - and the best ways to whip them back into shape<p><b>Different things cause</b> …

Baking soda: A safe, easy treatment for arthritis?

Baking soda has been used as a home remedy for generations due to its antacid properties. Yet its benefits run even deeper, and new research may …

Children have energy levels greater than endurance athletes, scientists find

Parents run ragged by their children may have suspected it all along.<p>Youngsters have greater energy levels than professional endurance athletes, scientists have discovered, meaning it is virtually impossible for the average adult to keep up.<p>And for mothers and fathers hoping that tiring out their …

Holden's Young Founders Offer Cheaper, Customized Wedding Rings -- Thanks To 3D Printing

Two college buddies who’ve been running a small jewelry business today launched Holden, a direct-to-consumer wedding band brand that offers cheaper, customized rings in platinum alloy, gold or platinum (all recycled) at prices starting at just $250 – thanks to 3D printing.<p>Andrew Lim, 26, and Simon …

Bands

'It's about expanding Earth': could we build cities in space?

Everyone on the planet sits on the shoreline of space. It’s this big ocean we should be exploring<p>We are creating the technology of Star Trek, building the replicator and transporter all in one with 3D printers<p>Our vision and imagination for what we can do in space has always far outstripped what …

Space Exploration

This Lingerie Designed To Be Worn During Oral Sex May Help Make It Less Intimidating

I've often wondered why there have to be so many barriers to engaging in cunnilingus confidently. It's 2018. We can send cars into space. We should …

The Truth About Sex Differences

It's time for a grown-up conversation about sex. No, not <i>that</i> one. The other one, about the minds of men and women. Converging lines of empirical …

Science Is Getting Us Closer to the End of Infertility

About 40 years ago, Louise Brown, the first human created using in vitro fertilization, was conceived in a petri dish. Not long after her birth, Leon …

The Truth About Men and Sex

Over my career as a sex therapist, I have had the opportunity to sit with thousands of men as they've discussed their sexual feelings, sex lives, and …

Oral sex is causing an oral cancer epidemic in men by outwitting natural defenses

Five years ago, when actor Michael Douglas candidly revealed that his throat cancer was linked to having oral sex, two things happened.<p>He made …

8 Important Facts About Female Ejaculation That Every Person Should Know

People with vaginas can do amazing things — we know this. Babies can come out of them. Monthly periods let us know that our bodies are healthy, and …

Amazon Fire TV

“Black Panther” and the Invention of “Africa”

The Maison des Esclaves stands on the rocky shore of Gorée Island, off the coast of Senegal, like a great red tomb. During the years of its operation, the building served as a rendezvous point for slavers trafficking in a seemingly inexhaustible resource: Africans, whose very bodies became the …

What We Thought We Knew About Africa and Slavery Might Not Be Right

• <b>Circumstances More Complex Than Most Report</b>• <b><br>Defiant Immigrant Dad Leads ‘CBS Evening News’</b>• <b><br>Sinclair Wants News Directors to Pay Into PAC</b>• <b><br>Joy Reid ‘a</b> …

Workplace Diversity

A Better Way to Look at Most Every Political Issue

Americans would be less alienated from one another and solve problems more easily if they recognized one little-noticed distinction in policy debates.<p>We sometimes think of political issues in binary terms. Is someone pro-life or pro-choice? But most individuals hold views that are more complicated …

Political Science

Here are 5 important reasons you should never agree to a police search -- even if you're innocent

Do you know what your rights are when a police officer asks to search you? If you’re like most people I’ve met in my eight years working to educate …

New research reveals genetic evidence of "muscle memory"

New research led by at team at Keele University has revealed that human skeletal muscle has an epigenetic memory determined by earlier growth. This …

What You Need To Know To Run For Office - 1A

<i>Excerpted from</i> Run for Something: A Real-Talk Guide to Fixing the System Yourself <i>by Amanda Litman (Atria Books, October 3, 2017)</i><p><b>1</b><p><b>WHY YOU HAVE TO RUN</b> …

Benjamin Franklin built his character around 13 virtues — and following his weekly plan could change your life

<b>• Founding father Benjamin Franklin sought to live his life based on 13 virtues.</b><p><b>• He even kept a chart to record which virtues he was actually living by on a weekly basis.</b><p><b>• Tracking and reflecting on these traits could help you lead a more virtuous life.</b><p>Benjamin Franklin was born in 1706 into a …

Self-improvement

Special Report: A business where human bodies were butchered, packaged and sold | Reuters

PHOENIX (Reuters) - Sam Kazemi stood over the old man’s corpse. Nearby lay pliers, a scalpel and a motorized saw designed to cut drywall and pipe.<p>A screen shot from a 2013 training video by Biological Resource Center in Phoenix, Arizona, shows a construction saw used by technicians to remove a …

Corruption

14 Epic Fantasy Series You Need To Read That Aren't 'A Song Of Ice And Fire'

Look, I love <i>Game of Thrones</i> as much as the next nerd<i>.</i> I am all about dragons, zombies, and dragon-zombies. But A Song of Ice and Fire is not the <i>only</i> …

The Grand Tor: How to Go Anonymous Online

Fifteen years have passed since a couple of MIT grads and a Navy-funded researcher first built The Onion Router, or Tor, a wild experiment in …

Privacy

The truth about female desire: It’s base, animalistic and ravenous

<b>(AleksandarNakic via iStock)</b><p>A new book on women’s sexuality turns everything we think we know on its head<p>Tracy Clark-Flory<p>June 2, 2013 12:30am (UTC)<p>There is a conspiracy theory at the heart of this book. Even to the most casual observer of human history, it isn’t news that women’s sexuality has …

Republican Is Not a Synonym for Racist

Conservatives must reckon with their policies’ discriminatory effects. That would be more likely if liberals stopped carelessly crying bigot.<p>Is American conservatism inherently bigoted? Many conservatives would be enraged by the question. Many liberals suspect the answer is yes.<p>These different …

Employers Can't Find Workers, So They're Making It Harder to Get a Job

Companies claim to need new workers more than ever. So why are they getting so picky?<p>In a recently published study, Harvard Business School professor …

Employment