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Antique bows were often made with a small piece of ivory that clamps the bow...
Tighter regulations on ivory coming in and out of the U.S. could have a profound impact on musicians who travel with antique instruments.
Huge HD TV screens have changed the stadium experience, meaning that many fans who paid big bucks for a seat at the game will still be watching the action on TV.
Live tilapia raised by Blue Ridge Aquaculture are loaded into a truck bound ...
Aquaculture in the U.S. has lagged because of opposition from environmentalists and people living on the coast. But entrepreneurs say they've found a way to produce fish on land with little pollution.
Rwandan women hold candles during a night vigil and prayer for genocide vict...
The 100 days of brutality that began in Rwanda in April 1994 left 800,000 dead, and is the fastest genocide in history.
Rick Blaine, the sentimental tough guy in Casablanca, pined for "As Time Goe...
We're all seduced by repetition, music research suggests — 90 percent of the music we listen to, we've heard before. Beyond music, this bias toward familiarity holds up in every culture. What gives?
A pair of running shoes left at the Boston Marathon memorial last year....
Mourners left more than 600 pairs of sneakers at the site, shoes that held deeply personal meanings for runners before the race.