This song, endowed with its deep history of Black pride, speaks to the universal human condition.
Some of the most creative, successful ideas are the result of procrastination. Watch this TED Talk to learn more about this and other counterintuitive findings about what drives success.
The search for true love is always complicated. Find out how one NASA engineer attempted to crack the code.
Click on this link to read about an Egyptian political activist’s experience becoming an American citizen and his ongoing fight for democratic ideals.
Homesteading is a huge commitment that can help bring people in tune with nature. Read the pros and cons of one homesteader’s experience.
Culture shock is something many people in foreign countries experience. It refers to the anxiety and feelings (of surprise, disorientation, uncertainty, confusion and so on) felt when people have to operate within a different and unknown cultural or social environment.
In the fight between talent and hard work, hard work usually wins.
A detailed timeline of how the Franks were caught, and the circumstances around their arrest.
More and more people feel as if adulthood “really” starts much later than age 18.
Some interesting things happen in our brain when we feel fear, which may explain why some of us choose to seek it.
How can relationships between law enforcement and communities begin to improve? Watch as author Dwayne Bryant offers his perspective.
Café owners in Uganda encourage their customers to learn sign language to interact with their staff. Choose the Quick Read text option to get the basic story or the Deep Read text option for more details.
A slave ship’s logbook was recently found and sent to Georgetown University for preservation. Its record of enslaved lives lost during the ship’s voyage is both tragic and telling.
Hurricanes, cyclones, and storms—oh, my! Read about all of the records being broken this hurricane season.
The recently released Mulan movie is actually based on an ancient ballad. Many debate whether this ballad is fact or fiction…
While COVID-19 continues to challenge us physically and emotionally, online chess is here to challenge us mentally. With limitations on what we can do in-person, more and more people are flocking to join the online chess community.
Read about often forgotten icon Wyomia Tyus and her quest for Olympic gold.
Want to know more about the extraordinary Ruth Bader Ginsburg? Read through this list of fast facts revealing some of the important work she accomplished during her career.
What will Halloween look like this year with the looming threat of COVID-19? Parents fear for their children’s safety.
LISTEN: Afghan women fear what will happen to the rights they have fought for over the past two decades if the Taliban resumes power.