The cross-cutting matrix of interests that defines our new global landscape is nicely represented in this commercial for the non-profit Citizens Energy featuring founder, and Kennedy family scion, Joe Kennedy extoling Venezualan generosity. Venezuela, under Hugo Chavez’s leadership, has been subsidizing home heating oil for low income Americans for a few years now in a humanitarian gesture cum F.U. to the Administration. Kennedy reminds us that it’s lot harder to uphold foreign policy absolutes in the face of faltering prosperity.
Seventy-five years after the anomaly's discovery, scientists have finally figured out why sea levels are so much lower here.
Biology plays an important role in emotional reactions, but neuroscientist Kristen A. Lindquist posits that our culture is just as influential.
Ancient organic chemistry.
“Only a narcissist would want to become president.” This is the psychology of an authoritarian unpacked.