Yale University will officially change the name of Calhoun College, its residential college named after John C. Calhoun — an 1804 graduate, South Carolina politician and infamous white supremacist.
It will instead rename the complex after Grace Murray Hopper, “a United States Navy Rear admiral who made pivotal advances in computer science,” the Yale Daily News reported Saturday. Read more. (2/11/17, 7:44 PM)
The oceans — their sea levels, temperatures and acidity all on the rise — do not read Breitbart News in the United States or the Daily Mail in the United Kingdom, which by spreading science denial put the most vulnerable at risk.
Mystery Science Theater 3000 is back! We watched the sneak peek of the first episode last night, pretty great stuff! Reptilicus is for some reason the star of a Danish monster movie, despite Denmark only having 6 extant species of reptile….
A wise sage named Kesha once said “Your love is a drug.” It would seem she’s done her research.
Researchers over the past few decades have examined the brains of those struck by cupid’s arrow and unearthed some remarkable findings, revealing just how potent an effect love and attraction have on brain chemistry.
“Falling in love causes our body to release a flood of feel-good chemicals that trigger specific physical reactions,” Dr. Patricia Mumby, a professor in psychiatry and behavioral neurosciences at Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine, told Science Daily. “This internal elixir of love is responsible for making our cheeks flush, our palms sweat and our hearts race.” Read more