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Babe Ruth poses in the visitors dugout in Cleveland in this 1927 photo. The beloved baseball player died from cancer on Aug. 16, 1948. Photo by Louis Van Oeyen/Western Reserve Historical Society/Getty Images From a doctor’s perspective, one of...
Using CartoDB tool, Twitter created a heat map showing how news of Ferguson spread via tweets. The events in Ferguson, Missouri, have gripped the country in a back-and-forth conversation over race relations in America. That commentary has evolved...
In a press conference Friday morning, Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson identified Darren Wilson as the officer who shot and killed unarmed black teenager Michael Brown on August 9. Jackson also released documents that claim Brown was killed...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioZACHARY GREEN: When we think of the word “genius”, we may think of towering figures like Shakespeare or Isaac Newton—or of seminal works of art, like Handel’s “Messiah” or the Indian epic, the Bhaghavad Gita. Now...
Art Everywhere U.S. Times Square rendering, featuring (top) Chuck Close’s “Phil” (1969, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, © Chuck Close) and (bottom) Edward Hopper’s “Nighthawks” (1942, The Art Institute...
Photo by Santiago CabezasWeb users may experience local connectivity problems following the passing of a recent milestone for the internet’s infrastructure. As of 2013, Internet Protocol version 4 (IPv4) was the most popular means of directing...