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Watch Video | Listen to the AudioMEGAN THOMPSON: Jimmy Williams has lived on the south side of Atlanta for most of his 37 years. Even before he was born, white residents of the neighborhoods around here had begun leaving for the suburbs. And later,...
Caroll Spinney signs autographs during the Dean Martin Expo and Nostalgic, Comedy and Comic Convention featuring collections of memorabilia from 1950’s and 60’s in New York on June 28, 2014. Photo by Eduardo Munoz/ReutersCaroll Spinney,...
A new anti-littering campaign in Hong Kong uses DNA collected from trash to create digital portraits of perpetrators. In the Middle Ages, wrongdoers were placed in stocks and subjected to public humiliation and scorn. Technology may have evolved...