To the uninformed traveler driving through the United States, a look at the map might suggest little variation as they pass through the arid west. Looking at Nevada and Utah specifically may provoke a similar response due to their similar physical geographies and similar size.
If the Dunkin’ Donuts slogan could be revised to reflect the true nature of the country with just one word changed, it would not read “America runs on Dunkin.” Rather, “America runs on fast food” would be much more appropriate.
The rise of western science through the Scientific Revolution, especially breakthroughs in anthropology, attempted to understand the human gender, leading to arbitrarily defined characteristics to distinguish between male and female.
With the Powerball Lottery now estimated at 1.3 billion, people are imagining what they would do with the money if they won, and buying more tickets to bring them closer to it. But chasing dreams like this is dangerous for anyone trying to be wealthy- especially poor households, who spend 9% of their income onREAD MORE
As a UFC fighter, Ronda Rousey is used to having to fight off blows tirelessly, but after her shocking loss to Holly Holm, she now must prepare to fight through the rampant attacks that tell her she deserved to lose. Rousey first became a sensation after her infamous 30 second knockout of Bethe Correia. WithREAD MORE
In Beowulf and The Lord of the Rings, companionship and betrayal are major themes that arise in notions of Medieval heroism. Protagonists of the texts share numerous parallels – both Beowulf and Frodo are betrayed in their climactic battle scenes, and rely on the loyalty of others in their weakest moments. Before fighting the dragon,READ MORE
In 1985, Patricia Linville published her research on how self-complexity and affect (aka emotions) interact. In other words, how does the understanding of who you are affect your emotional state? The Yale psychologist stumbled upon a particularly interesting phenomenon– it has the ability to transform the way we manage people. Self-complexity is the idea thatREAD MORE