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Teddy Roosevelt, the Teddy Bear and the Deep South

September 9, 2016 - It is widely known that President Theodore Roosevelt was a pioneering champion of wildlife conservation in America. He was founder...

New CDC Report: More Americans have epilepsy than ever before

August 10, 2017 - The number of U.S. adults and children with epilepsy is increasing, with at least 3.4 million people living with the...

It wasn’t just ‘fake news’ presenting a fake Hillary Clinton

November 28, 2016 - Despite Hillary Clinton’s long and demonstrable commitment to public service and liberal reform, many voters in the 2016 presidential election...

Celebrate Punxsutawney Phil

February 2, 2017 - Groundhog Day is today, Feb 2nd, 2017. In the little town of Punxsutawney, PA, at a place called Gobbler’s Knob,...

“Winning the West” Report Reveals Outdoor Issues Dominated Elections in Mountain West States

DENVER, Jan. 18, 2017—The Center for Western Priorities today released its Winning the West: Election 2016 Report, revealing the biggest untold story in the Mountain...

CHP Helps New Drivers Start Smart

SACRAMENTO, Calif. Oct. 20, 2017 – Motor vehicle collisions are the leading cause of death for teens in the United States and a concern...

If your child is bilingual, learning additional languages later might be easier

WASHINGTON, Oct. 2, 2017 -- It is often claimed that people who are bilingual are better than monolinguals at learning languages. Now, the first...

Sushi’s sublime secrets (video)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2017 — Sushi is sublime. Just fresh fish and seasoned rice in its simplest form served one on top of the...

Pleasure is good: How French children acquire a taste for life

November 14, 2016 - One of the most common New Year’s resolutions people make is to lose weight by dieting. The idea is that...

Why do phone batteries sometimes explode? (video)

WASHINGTON, Sept. 12, 2017 — Lithium-ion batteries have become a ubiquitous part of the digital revolution, but not without a serious setback. They keep...

The universe in a cup of coffee (video)

WASHINGTON, Jan. 24, 2017 — Reactions, the ACS YouTube channel that covers the chemistry of everyday life, is joining PBS Digital Studios, a network...

Naked Donald Trump statues pop up in U.S. cities (VIDEO)

Aug. 19, 2016 - The making of "The Emperor Has No Balls". www.thisisindecline.com Artist: Ginger Original Score: Ryder Reynolds https://youtu.be/f7TeTzOgkMs

Two-thirds of Americans stressed about future of our nation, including majority of Democrats and...

WASHINGTON, Feb. 18, 2017 —Two-thirds of Americans say they are stressed about the future of our nation, including a majority of both Democrats and...

Decadent-sounding descriptions could lead to higher consumption of vegetables, Stanford research finds

June 12, 2017 - Would you be more likely to eat vegetables if they were described as “dynamite,” “caramelized” and “sweet sizzlin’”? According to new...

Sotheby’s Auction of Moon Bag Should Not Be Legal, Says For All Moonkind

NEW YORK, NY, July 18, 2017 - For All Moonkind, Inc. (www.forallmoonkind.org) today announced that Co-Founder and space lawyer, Michelle Hanlon, will present the...

How a native plant ended up on reality TV, and why it’s at risk

Kathryn M. Flinn, Baldwin Wallace University American ginseng about to flower, spring 2016. Photo by C.C. FlinnSeptember 6, 2016 - In one of television’s more bizarre...

The chemistry of olive oil (video)

WASHINGTON, June 20, 2017 — Whether you sop it up with bread or use it to boost your cooking, olive oil is awesome. But...

Most Large Auto Insurers Charge 40 and 60-Year-Old Women Higher Rates Than Men

Washington, D.C. – Female motorists with perfect driving records often pay significantly more for auto insurance than male drivers with identical driving records and...

Consumers Should Still Avoid Sucralose (SPLENDA) Pending More Testing

May 9, 2017 - In 2016, the Center for Science in the Public Interest downgraded its safety rating of the artificial sweetener sucralose, the...

27 Psychiatrists and Mental Health Experts Assess a President

Oct. 6, 2017 - Edited by Bandy X. Lee, M.D., M.Div., Organizer of Yale's "Duty to Warn" Conference The consensus view of two dozen psychiatrists...