We’ve all been told that we should recycle plastic bottles and containers. But what actually happens to the plastic if we just throw it away? Emma Bryce traces the life cycles of three different plastic bottles, shedding light on the dangers these disposables present to our world.
Why Dance is Possibly the Best Activity for Kids
Dance classes are low in physical activity, study says, but there's more to the story.
How to read music
Like an actor’s script, a sheet of music instructs a musician on what to play (the pitch) and when to play it (the rhythm). Sheet music may look complicated, but once you've gotten the hang of a few simple elements like notes, bars and clefs, you're ready to rock. Tim Hansen hits the instrumental basics you need to read music.
Physics Says This Is the Best Way to Deal With Hot Coffee
I like my coffee hot, but not too hot. Is it better to leave the lid on and blow, or just take the lid off?
10 ways to have a better conversation
When your job hinges on how well you talk to people, you learn a lot about how to have conversations -- and that most of us don't converse very well. Celeste Headlee has worked as a radio host for decades, and she knows the ingredients of a great conversation: Honesty, brevity, clarity and a healthy amount of listening. In this insightful talk, she shares 10 useful rules for having better conversations. "Go out, talk to people, listen to people," she says. "And, most importantly, be prepared to be amazed."
This is what happens when Donald Trump attacks a private citizen on Twitter
Even as president-elect, Trump targets and harasses his critics via the social-media app.
All the excuses Trump has given for why he won’t release his tax returns
A comprehensive guide for Trump and his tax excuses.
10 Male Celebrities Who Are Smashing Mental Health Stereotypes
This is the definition of brave.
Want to Know How the Cops Actually Trace a Gun?
It happens here, in a massive West Virginia building, in the most absurd way possible.
How the nation’s largest owner of TV stations helped Donald Trump’s campaign
Sinclair Broadcast Group’s 173 stations across the country stood out for their positive coverage of the Republican nominee.