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Female Pioneers In Technology August 30, 2020

Computers have come a long way, thanks to the many pioneers in the field. Frances Allen (1932–2020) was one such pioneer. She was a computer scienti

Debatable: Drive-ins Or Movie Theaters? August 30, 2020

Have you ever watched the movie Back to the Future? If you haven’t, here’s a quick teaser: The main character, Marty McFly, gets transported back

Why Donkeys And Elephants? August 21, 2020

Quick—what are the animals that symbolize the two major political parties in the United States? The donkey and the elephant—easy, right? But ever

Harris Makes History August 14, 2020

It’s been months since former Vice President Joe Biden won the presumptive Democratic nomination for president of the United States. And ever since

Don’t Miss Your Shot! July 3, 2020

Alexander Hamilton didn’t throw away his shot, nor did Lin-Manuel Miranda. In 2015, the musical Hamilton premiered on Broadway, and the rest—as th

Why Is June Pride Month In The US? June 8, 2020

Countries around the world celebrate the LGBTQ community during different times of the year. In the United Kingdom, for example, Pride Month is celebr

Earth Day: Then And Now April 17, 2020

This year marks the fiftieth anniversary of Earth Day, which began as a way for citizens to share their ideas about how we can better protect the plan

This Month In History: April April 17, 2020

Happy birthday to Danish author Hans Christian Andersen. We’re guessing you might have read a book or two written by him, perhaps The Snow Queen

Two Trees, History, And A Robbery April 3, 2020

Making anything miniature is hard. The trick is in the details, of course, which is why bonsai trees are one of the most unique and carefully cultivat