Old World and New World Vultures are not closely related. Learn some of the ways they differ, with photos and sound bites.
POPnology at the Museum of Science
Experience a fusion of science fiction and science fact in the Museum's newest temporary exhibition celebrating and exploring the greatest works of innovation and imagination in history!
Historic Zoar, Ohio's one-time communist village, thrives in bicentennial year (photos)
The Society of Separatists of Zoar disbanded in 1898, more than eight decades after its original members arrived in Ohio from Germany, fleeing religious persecution. And yet its spirit lives on - in the buildings, on the streets, and in the stories of the people who called this community home centuries ago.
A Culture Vulture’s Guide to Santa Fe
There’s no one right way to describe Santa Fe. It’s the capital of New Mexico, the oldest state capital in the U.S., and the country’s third-largest art market -- behind New York and Los Angeles. Spanish for Holy Faith, Santa Fe might be better known, though, for its self-proclaimed slogan, the “City Different.” And the destination, which is perched 7,000 above sea level, irrefutably does things differently. It’s certainly historic -- visitors can get a glimpse into its storied past while stopping by several neighborhoods, especially the downtown Plaza area and Railyard District, seeing its museums, tackling its nature trails, and simply by chatting up the friendly locals. It packs in flavor, too -- you may…
Does Peeing On A Jellyfish Sting Stop The Pain?
A jellyfish sting uses their tentacles' thousands of small nematocysts, which are used to catch prey or for self-defense.
Dinosaur Finds Halt Construction at Crystal Bridges
Bentonville — As workers were making improvements to Crystal Bridges’ trails last week, an unexpected discovery forced them to halt all construction while
Printable: post positions, silks, odds for 2017 Kentucky Derby
Click here or on the image below to download a printable PDF of the 2017 Kentucky Derby field and post positions.
Beyond Energy to Synergy
Todd Jones, a high voltage lineman, provided this first-person account of working on the Marcy South Series Compensation Project. NYPA’s managers knew they had the talent on staff and much of the...
2018 Fellows and Project Grants — Dumbarton Oaks
Dumbarton Oaks is pleased to announce the 2017–2018 fellows and project grants. Fellows Byzantine Studies Gideon Avni, Israel Antiquities Authority and Hebrew University of Jerusalem Byzantine Studies Jerusalem and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Fourth to Eleventh Century: Archaeological Research and Urban Context Stephanos Efthymiadis, Open University of Cyprus Byzantine Studies Romy Hecht, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile Garden and Landscape Studies Steve Kosiba, University of Minnesota Pre-Columbian Studies Michael Lee, University of Virginia (Spring) Garden and Landscape Studies Jerry Moore, California State University, Dominguez Hills (Fall) Pre-Columbian Studies Denis Ribouillault, Université de Montréal (Fall) Garden and Landscape Studies Alexis Torrance, University of Notre Dame Byzantine Studies Bernd Andreas Vest
What TeenVogue Doesn’t Want You to Know About Your Guns Rights
As a teenager growing up in north central Florida, Teen Vogue was one of my favorite magazines. It spoke to my interest in design and…