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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Rhyme crime spree

Bad poetry thrives and it's not just your sentimental Aunt that commits rhyme crimes; Performing artists do too. The Turtles weren't the first or the...

Smile! (or wave!) You are on candid camera

It may sound creepy, but it's a fact of modern life. Every person in a city is photographed an estimated 75 times a day...

New technology creates faceprints

Just as a fingerprint is considered accurate identification, new facial recognition technologies are now creating reliable faceprints. According to Newsweek, facial recognition technology can be...

Buy happiness: New experiences count

You won't find happiness at the mall in the form of a huge new TV or in the department store in the form of...

What happens to your Facebook profile when you die?

You’ve written your life large on Facebook: Your politics, religion, family, likes, dislikes, some of your best moments, and, one hopes, only a few...

Pioneer Day recalls Mormon migration

Of all the stories of Westward migration in early America, the trek of the Mormons to Utah remains one of the most incredible tales...

Frog songs trill through summer

Summer is a great time for the family to listen to the sounds of the evening, and one of the most impressive sounds is...

An old therapy garners new attention

The history of medicine is replete with worthless and scary treatments like bloodletting, but now a once scorned treatment is gaining new interest. "Shock therapy"...

Book Review – Written out of history: The forgotten founders who...

Patriot founders of state's rights forgotten, author says "We think of the Founding Fathers of the United States in terms of certain glorious characters:...

Finding friendship

In one phase of life, you might find friends at your workplace. In another, you'll find compatriots while raising children. In still another, you...