50 years of education for a better world

Nurses The Real Medical Heroes We’ve all spent time in a hospital, whether through medical issues of our own or those of a loved one or friend. And while we’re used to seeing the doctors bustle in and out of the room, displaying varying degrees of attention and engagement with […]

A recent study in mice finds that salt nanoparticles can kill cancer cells. The results also show that the dead cells act as a cancer vaccine.

Although scientists continually refine cancer treatments, there is still much room for improvement. A new study, carried out in mice, focuses on salt. The researchers have successfully used sodium chloride nanoparticles to destroy cancer cells. Over the decades, researchers have developed an ever-growing arsenal of drugs to combat cancer. However, […]

Here’s why that makes sense.

Last year, Spotify made a splash when it bought a series of podcasting companies. Now it may be at it again: The company is in conversations to buy The Ringer, the podcast-centric startup founded by sports media entrepreneur Bill Simmons. Spotify, which spent about $400 million in 2019 by acquiring […]

Thousands more asylum seekers are trying to make their way to Mexico from Honduras.

A caravan of more than 1,000 migrants and asylum seekers, predominantly from Honduras, arrived in Mexico over the weekend, with thousands more people following miles behind. On Sunday, Mexico’s interior ministry released a statement saying that Mexican authorities had identified nearly 1,100 migrants and asylum seekers traveling with the group, […]

The 1960s series on art and literature through the ages remains a brilliant (and popular) masterwork, a celebration with a tragic edge.

Michelangelo’s David at the Accademia Museum in Florence, Italy.(Max Rossi/Reuters) The 1960s series on art and literature through the ages remains a brilliant (and popular) masterwork, a celebration with a tragic edge.The 13 one-hour TV films in which English art historian, arts administrator, and writer Kenneth Clark historically narrates a […]

50 years of education for a better world

Nurses The Real Medical Heroes We’ve all spent time in a hospital, whether through medical issues of our own or those of a loved one or friend. And while we’re used to seeing the doctors bustle in and out of the room, displaying varying degrees of attention and engagement with […]