Massive Genetic Study Maps US Migration History

Massive Genetic Study Maps US Migration History

DNA is a powerful tool to understand our history. Coded into its twisted molecules are insights into the migration of our species, where we came from, and how we came to be where we are today.  Humans may have a deep-seated fascination with their past, but untangling its history requires gobs of data and plenty…

US-Born NASA Scientist Detained At Airport And Told To Hand Over Smartphone

US-Born NASA Scientist Detained At Airport And Told To Hand Over Smartphone

Science knows no boundaries, unless it’s US passport border control. Cybersecurity experts at NASA are currently investigating a smartphone that was taken off one of their scientists at an airport by US border control. Sidd Bikkannavar, a US-born scientist who works at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL), was detained at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, Texas,…

Why You Should Date Your Best Friend

Why You Should Date Your Best Friend

Being someone’s BFF is a big deal – you don’t hand over the other half of your “Best Friends” necklace to just anyone. Having a romantic partner who is also your best friend potentially sounds perfect. With your BFF as your romantic partner, you get the best of both worlds, someone with whom you can…