Favorite The car-sharing service that has taken the U.S. by storm, Uber, has been banned in France after the country experienced a “storm” of its own. Taxi drivers in France held a day of protests in the streets against UberPOP, a branch of Uber that offers private drivers to customers at lower
Favorite It’s common to be advised to “take a deep breath” to relax, or to calm the nerves. But why does this work, and how can we leverage this age-old adage to our advantage? Science has proven that breath control, specifically engaging in deep, nasal breathing, can help to quell our stress
Favorite Summer is for relaxing, right? Wrong. These days it is not uncommon for high school students to continue to juggle a busy schedule well after the final school bell has tolled. Typical summer activities can range from internships to community service to vacationing with family to
Favorite People have been dreaming of riding hoverboards for decades and, thanks to engineers at the Japanese car company Lexus along with experts in super-conductive technology, those dreams may now be coming true. The hoverboard uses magnetic levitation with liquid nitrogen-cooled
Favorite Name a female astronaut.