Twain and Tesla had similar passions and an amusing friendship.
America isn't immune to attempts to remove books from libraries and schools, here are ten frequent targets and why you ought to go check them out.
"The function of private media is to make money for the people who own the media. It is a business," Sanders said.
In his new book, "Forward: Notes on the Future of Our Democracy," former Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang explores how media narratives can warp public perception of political candidates.
"Politics is weird. It’s the only business in the world in which you take a really, really important position, and you give it to someone with no qualifications." —Tony Blair
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To clear Scotland’s roads in winter, the local traffic agency employs heavy machinery with punny names. Can you grit and bear it?
Why you’ve probably never heard of Computer Space, which launched the video game industry 50 years ago
Computer Space lacked a critical ingredient that the other games possessed: gravity.
Coronavirus infecting your pup is extremely unlikely, but there are some precautions you can take for your pets during the pandemic.
The idea behind the law was simple: make it more difficult for online sex traffickers to find victims.
TreeTalk finds rare arboreal treasures among London's common foliage.
Is there anything we can do to help us give up this habit?
Unique research out of Switzerland says be kind, just not too kind.
A new study from Ohio State University details implicit bias.
The quadratic formula isn't just something that teachers use to torture algebra students. The Babylonians once used it to calculate taxes.
The videos raise serious legal and moral questions about police crowd-control tactics.
The independent news collective is teaching a new generation of journalists and citizens to spot the stories in plain sight.
The Labour Economics study suggests two potential reasons for the increase: corruption and increased capacity.
Bernie Sanders reveals an even bigger plan than Elizabeth Warren, but does it go too far?
According to recent papers by Zucman, and his colleague Emmanuel Saez, one should be implemented.
Facebook's misinformation isn't just a threat to democracy. It's endangering lives.